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Slipknot was forced to cancel its headlining appearance on Saturday night (August 22nd) at the Pain In The Grass festival in Seattle, Washington, after drummer Joey Jordison was taken to the hospital for undisclosed health reasons. According to Blabbermouth.net , the band issued...
This Saturday marks what would have been the 42nd birthday of late Alice In Chains vocalist Layne Staley , whose long and tragic descent into heroin addiction ultimately sidelined his career and that of his band until his death in April 2002. The singer had all but disappeared...
Mudvayne frontman Chad Gray has revealed to Noisecreep.com that work on the band's fifth studio album is "completely done," although many other details about the project have yet to be finalized. Gray said, "There's still no title for it yet, and we have no idea when we are...
The audio and video quality may be pretty crappy, but footage of two full songs from Them Crooked Vultures has been posted on YouTube. The footage was shot at the band's gig on Wednesday night (August 19th) in Amsterdam, Holland, the supergroup's second live performance ever...
Chevelle will hit the road on its own North American headlining tour this fall, fresh off this summer's Stimulate This trek with Staind and Shinedown . Support on the entire trip will come from Halestorm . The jaunt begins on September 11th in Nashville, Tennessee and has dates...
Cavo hit Number One on the Billboard Active Rock chart this week with the band's first single, "Champagne," which has been steadily climbing that and various other rock charts for the past several months. The tune is now being heard on a total of more than 150 stations around...
Thursday (August 20th) marks what would have been the 43rd birthday of Pantera and Damageplan guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott. Abbott, one of the most beloved and respected musicians in hard rock, was shot to death onstage during a Damageplan concert at the Alrosa Villa club...
New York-based band The Bravery will begin a headlining North American tour on September 18th in Las Vegas, with the trek coming to a close on November 11th in Vancouver, Canada. That's one day after the November 10th release of the band's yet-to-be-titled third album. A first...
Puddle Of Mudd has been out playing some shows this summer as a warm-up for the release of the band's fourth studio album later this year. Guitarist Paul Phillips, who rejoined the lineup this past spring after a four-year hiatus, told us that the record is finished and he's...