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Detroit-based rapper Eminem is home recovering after dealing with a serious heart condition and severe pneumonia over the holidays. TMZ.com reports that the rapper was rushed to a Detroit area hospital over the holidays and that his weight had exceeded 200 pounds. A...
The girlfriend of late Pantera and Damageplan guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott has made several startling statements in a new interview with Guitar World magazine. According to excerpts posted at the magazine's web site, Rita Haney lays blame for Abbott's December 2004 murder...
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...
Hellyeah has announced five more dates and cities for its next headlining tour, which will now begin with a warm-up show on January 23rd in Flint, Michigan. The schedule currently extends into mid-February, with more shows expected to be added in the weeks ahead. The group will...
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...