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Beck issues his eighth studio album on Tuesday (July 8th), titled Modern Guilt. The singer-songwriter co-produced the record with Danger Mouse, who is one-half of the alt-funk duo Gnarls Barkley. Modern Guilt is also the final release under Beck's contract with Interscope...
Flobots will headline the largest solar-powered concert ever staged in San Diego on July 12th, according to a press release issued by Stay Classy, a philanthropic social networking company that's sponsoring the event. The third annual Stay Classy Tailgate is expected to bring an...
Hinder hits the road for the first time since last fall on Wednesday (July 9th) in Maryland Heights, Missouri, when it begins a summer U.S. swing with Staind and headliners 3 Doors Down. Asked if his hard-partying band was looking forward to touring again with some old friends,...
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...
A report published on Thursday (July 3rd) by the Wall Street Journal has revealed that Van Halen could be the subject of a new installment in the best-selling Guitar Hero video game series. According to the article, "people familiar with the matter" say that game manufacturer...
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...