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Kid Rock says in the new issue of Q magazine that he doesn't understand why celebrities go to rehab, although he admits to spending time in anger management therapy. According to Gigwise, Rock dismisses the idea of getting treatment for addiction issues, telling the publication...
Metallica kicked off the second leg of its current North American tour on Monday night (January 12th) in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with dates scheduled through February 1st in Newark, New Jersey. The group is playing in the round on this tour as it has done in previous years, but...
The Killers are among the first acts tentatively confirmed to perform at this year's Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, scheduled for April 17th, 18th, and 19th at the Empire Polo Field in Indio, California. According to Buzznet.com, other artists who appear to be...
Shinedown has premiered the video for "Second Chance" at MSN.com . The clip was shot in the band's home state of Florida in December. Frontman Brent Smith told us that the track, which hit Number One on the rock radio chart last week, is one of the most personal on the album: "...
My Chemical Romance singer Gerard Way is auctioning off a signed hardcover edition of his comic book The Umbrella Academy on eBay, along with a sketch he did of Spaceboy, one of the book's characters. According to a new blog post at the band's official website, Way is putting...
The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus has posted a new song called "Pen and Paper" at the band's official MySpace page, with the track also available for purchase at iTunes. The song sounds very different from their other recent single, "You Better Pray," but singer Ronnie Winter told us...
U2 singer Bono began writing for The New York Times on Sunday (January 11th) with the first in a series of occasional columns he will pen for the paper's Op-Ed page. In addition to doing a podcast of the first column, he will also have his pieces posted at nytimes.com/opinion ...
Rage Against The Machine vocalist Zack de la Rocha turns 39 years old on Monday (January 12th). Born Zacarias Manuel de la Rocha in Long Beach, California, Zack lived with his artist father Roberto in his early years, until his father reportedly had a nervous breakdown and...
The Pemberton Festival , which debuted last July in British Columbia, Canada with a lineup featuring Coldplay and Nine Inch Nails , won't be back in 2009, according to Billboard.com . Although the event reportedly drew more than 40,000 people, promoter Live Nation issued a...