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Modest Mouse and 311 are two of the acts on the bill for the Rothbury Festival, a new event that will be held from July 3rd to the 6th in Rothbury, Michigan, according to Billboard.com. The show will take place at the Double JJ Ranch about three hours northwest of Detroit, with...
Papa Roach plans to enter the studio sometime this spring to begin recording its fifth major label album, according to Tunelab Music. The band has recruited producer Jay Baumgardner to work on the record. Baumgardner produced Papa Roach's triple-platinum 2000 major label debut,...
Bullet For My Valentine will make its U.S. network television debut on Wednesday, February 27th, with a live performance on ABC-TV's Jimmy Kimmel Live. The band will play the title track from its new album, Scream Aim Fire, as well as "Tears Don't Fail" from its 2006 debut, The...
Sixx A.M., the side project from Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx, is going to let fans choose the cities in which the group should play live. According to Blabbermouth.net, the members of the band can only play selected dates because of time limitations and are letting fans vote...
Velvet Revolver bassist Duff McKagan is recording a new album with Loaded, the side project he first formed after leaving Guns N' Roses in the late '90s. According to Blabbermouth.net, the new, yet-to-be-titled disc will be released in the summer. The band, for which McKagan...
Punk rock legends The Clash will be the subject of a new live DVD and PBS television special, Billboard.com reports. The DVD, The Clash Live: Revolution Rock, will be released April 15th. Among the more than 20 tracks are recordings ranging from early U.K. shows in April 1977,...
Foo Fighters walked away with two Grammy Awards on Sunday night (February 10th), earning trophies for Best Rock Album and Best Hard Rock Performance. Although the group was shut out of bigger prizes like Album and Record of the Year, frontman Dave Grohl told us that the band is...
Following several weeks of rumors and speculation, Stone Temple Pilots have confirmed that they will reunite to headline the second annual Rock on the Range festival, scheduled for May 17th and 18th at Columbus Crew Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. The performance will be the band's...
U2 singer Bono and contemporary British artist Damien Hirst will co-host an AIDS benefit auction this week in New York City. The event, set for Thursday (February 14th) at Sotheby's auction house, is part of Bono's ongoing (RED) project to raise money for the treatment of HIV/...