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The Offspring have been conspicuously absent from North American stages since releasing their latest album, Rise and Fall, Rage and Grace, last June, but that will change in 2009. The group plans to announce a full schedule of dates and venues in January, with the trek likely to...
Snow Patrol will play four shows in two days in the U.K. later this month to promote the release of the band's fifth album, A Hundred Million Suns. According to the group's publicist, the band will start in Ireland on October 26th, playing in Dublin in the afternoon and Belfast...
Tantric will join Saliva, Drowning Pool and Jet Black Stare on the road starting on October 17th in Saint Petersburg, Florida as the group continues to support its latest album, The End Begins. The CD arrived earlier this year after a hiatus of several years for the group, and...
Is Limp Bizkit on the verge of reforming? Although the band never officially broke up, it has been inactive for several years, with guitarist Wes Borland leaving for a second time and frontman Fred Durst pursuing a career as a film director. But Durst posted a message last week...
Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland has continued adding solo gigs to his late fall and winter schedule. The latest round of shows begins on January 16th in Dallas, wrapping up on February 7th in Las Vegas. These are in addition to the previously announced dates that...
Fall Out Boy has donated $50,000 to efforts to defeat California's Proposition Eight, which is appearing on the state's ballots this coming Election Day (November 4th) and aims to overturn California's legalization of gay marriage. The band said in a simple statement, "We...
Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain's ashes were not stolen earlier this year despite tabloid reports that they were, according to Gigwise.com. Alan Nierob, publicist for Cobain's widow Courtney Love, said that a story alleging that Cobain's ashes were taken from Love's Hollywood home...
Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme wants the band to schlep out to his studio in the California desert to record its sixth studio album. The singer and guitarist told NME.com, "We may move out there for a few months. That way, you build up anxiety and desperateness to...
Rise Against has begun streaming its fifth studio album, Appeal to Reason, in its entirety at the band's MySpace page. The record, which comes out on Tuesday (October 7th), is the punk act's third major label release and could become the group's most successful effort yet...