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The soundtrack to the movie Body of War arrives in stores on Tuesday (March 18th), featuring songs from Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello, System Of A Down vocalist Serj Tankian, Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder and others. The film is a documentary about a soldier...
Serj Tankian (System of a Down) and Tom Morello (Rage Against The Machine, Audioslave) brought some rock star firepower to the South By Southwest Music and Media Festival last week as part of a special concert to celebrate the release of the new documentary Body Of War. Tankian...
A plan to exchange sperm donations for free tickets to European music festivals may have come to a premature end, according to NME.com. The "Sperm For Tickets" scheme offered free tickets to any festival in Europe in exchange for a donation to Ireland's sperm reserves, which...
This year's Dubai Desert Rock Festival, held on March 7th and 8th in the United Arab Emirates nation of Dubai, drew 28,000 concertgoers to see Korn, Velvet Revolver, Muse and others despite a short window for ticket sales. According to a press release from the show's organizers...
Upcoming tours from Alter Bridge, Sevendust and Egypt Central have all been updated to include new dates. Alter Bridge sets out on its trek on April 18th in Harker Heights, Texas, with dates confirmed through May 18th, where the band finishes up at the Rock on the Range festival...
Linkin Park has launched a contest in which fans can create their own remixes of the group's songs, with entrants potentially winning a $4,000 cash prize and a free Linkin Park concert at their college campus this fall. All entries will be posted at a special page on the Linkin...
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo has posted a new update on the progress of the band's sixth studio album, which is tentatively scheduled to arrive in June. The post also provided a clue about the title of the possible first single. Cuomo wrote, "We have one song left to mix and...
Paramore was scheduled at press time to make a surprise appearance at the South by Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas on Friday night (March 14th). The band was slated to perform at the La Zona Rosa nightclub at 12:45 a.m., marking their first live gig since canceling the...
Pennywise is preparing for the March 25th release of its ninth studio effort, Reason to Believe, by allowing fans to sign up for a free download of the album at MySpace on the date of its arrival. According to a press release, 350,000 people have already signed up for the...