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30 Seconds To Mars frontman Jared Leto revealed to Rock Sound magazine that the band has considered giving away its next album for free. The band is currently finishing up the record, tentatively titled This Is War. Leto explained, "Anything can happen, you never know what the...
Blue October has added another dozen dates to its upcoming U.S. tour in support of the band's new album, Approaching Normal. According to Tunelab Music, two more dates in early April, on the 5th and 6th, have been confirmed, as well as 10 more shows later that month and in May...
The second album from the Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Lonely Road, debuted at Number 14 on the Billboard 200 albums chart on Wednesday (February 11th), selling 26,000 copies in its first week of release. That represents a modest step up from the band's self-titled 2006 debut, which...
A source close to Green Day has told us that a story reported online about the lyrical content of the band's new album being too offensive for retailers is "absolutely false." The item surfaced on Wednesday (February 11th) at AbsolutePunk.net, which quoted a post from blogger...
There's been little news out of the Velvet Revolver camp lately regarding a new singer for the band, although auditions have reportedly been ongoing. Bassist Duff McKagan told us this week that the group has been a little frustrated with the submissions they've gotten and even...
The White Stripes will perform on Conan O'Brien's last night as host of NBC-TV's Late Night With Conan O'Brien, scheduled to air on Friday, February 20th, according to Pitchfork Media. This will mark the first live appearance by the Stripes since the summer of 2007, when the duo...
A revamped version of the Australian retro-rock combo Wolfmother, featuring frontman Andrew Stockdale and three new members, made its live debut at two shows in the band's home country this past weekend. According to ABC.au, the group played in Brisbane and Sydney, appearing...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has earned high marks from former Beatle Paul McCartney for his work behind the drums during McCartney's performance at the 51st Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday night (February 8th). Asked backstage how the collaboration came out, McCartney told...
Velvet Revolver and ex-Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan recently published the first two installments of his new financial advice column, "Appetite For Investment," at Playboy.com. McKagan has become something of a financial expert after profitably investing his royalties and...