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Nickelback will reportedly work with legendary producer Robert John "Mutt" Lange on the band's sixth studio album, according to Tunelab Music and industry commentator Bob Lefsetz's email column. Lange is best known for producing the classic AC/DC albums Highway to Hell and Back...
The AC/DC classic "Highway to Hell" is becoming one of the most requested songs at funerals in the band's home country of Australia, according to the U.K.'s Telegraph. Along with "Highway to Hell," Led Zeppelin's "Stairway to Heaven" is also one of the more contemporary tunes...
The creators of the Guitar Hero video game franchise have told Billboard.com that new editions of the hugely successful game featuring Metallica and the Beatles are not coming any time soon. Addressing rumors that a Metallica-centered version was coming in 2009, Kai Huang, who...
Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello's performance with Bruce Springsteen during Springsteen's April 7th concert in Anaheim, California will be featured on a four-song digital EP called Magic Tour Highlights. The July 15th release will feature both audio and video...
3 Doors Down and several other artists are partnering with AT&T to provide exclusive new songs to the U.S. Olympic Team, according to Billboard.com. The "motivational" tracks will appear on the AT&T Team USA Soundtrack, which will be available for download between August...
Buckcherry's new album, titled Black Butterfly, will be released on September 23rd, according to Blabbermouth.net, with a Japanese arrival date penciled in for nearly a month earlier on August 27th. In addition, a song from the record called "Too Drunk to F***" made its way...
Russian-born keyboard player and vocalist Natasha Shneider, known for her work with Queens of the Stone Age, Chris Cornell and her own band, Eleven, died of cancer last Wednesday (July 2nd), according to Billboard.com. Shneider, who was born in Moscow, was 52 years old. Shneider...
Hinder will release its second album, titled Take It To The Limit, on November 4th and lead singer Austin Winkler is probably just as excited about it as the band's more than two million fans. Winkler told us that he thinks the new CD is better all around than the Oklahoma-based...
White Stripes and Raconteurs singer and guitarist Jack White has written a poem expressing his strong feelings about his hometown of Detroit, according to the Associated Press. The piece, which was published in the Sunday (July 6th) edition of the Detroit Free Press, was...