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Against Me! has announced that it will play three more benefit shows for Harvest of Hope, according to Alternative Press. All three dates will be headlining gigs scheduled for off days from the band's upcoming opening stint with Foo Fighters. While Against Me! played an acoustic...
Ozzy Osbourne jokingly tried out for the role of announcer on the CNN news program Anderson Cooper 360, showing up live on the program with Cooper for his "audition," reports Blabbermouth. Ozzy's appearance was part of a CNN stunt poking fun at actor Michael Douglas' recent...
Kid Rock's arraignment on a misdemeanor battery charge stemming from an incident at an Atlanta-area Waffle House restaurant has been delayed, according to TMZ.com. Rock, whose real name is Robert Ritchie, was scheduled to appear in a Dekalb County, Georgia courthouse on Monday (...
OK Go is about to begin writing its next album, the follow-up to the band's breakthrough 2005 effort, Oh No. According to Billboard.com, the group plans to write all the material before entering the studio sometime this summer. Singer Damian Kulash said, "It's about time we...
Shins keyboard player Marty Crandall was arrested in Sacramento, California on Friday night (January 4th) on a domestic violence charge, according to NME.com. Crandall was taken into custody after getting into an altercation with his girlfriend, Elyse Sewell, in a hotel room...
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan will release a DVD for the song and video "Queen B," from his side project Puscifer, on Tuesday (January 8th). Keenan wrote in a post at the Puscifer MySpace page, "Happy New Year, Mouse Club. The 'Queen B' DVD is out on Tuesday. Limited...
Brian Bell of Weezer recently posted an update on the band's upcoming sixth album. The record has been the source of much speculation but little concrete information has actually surfaced in the past few months. Bell explained: Greetings fellow Weezer-ites. We'd like to wish you...
Coldplay might become the latest act to ditch its major record label, following in the footsteps of Radiohead. According to the Daily Star, the band's upcoming fourth studio album could be one of its last on EMI Records. If the band puts out a best-of collection in 2009, then it...
Drowning Pool has had its gear stolen for the second time in a month, according to Blabbermouth.net. The group initially had a break-in at its rehearsal space in north Dallas the day before Thanksgiving, prompting them to move their equipment to a public storage facility just a...