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The upcoming Gym Class Heroes album will feature a batch of guest stars, including Ne-Yo, Lil Wayne, John Oates, K-OS and Busta Rhymes. The set, titled The Quilt: Starring Gym Class Heroes, will arrive in August. Production is being handled by Cool & Dre and Fall Out Boy's...
Hawthorne Heights has reportedly settled its differences with Victory Records, according to Hits Daily Double. The independent punk label, based in Chicago, will release a new album from the band later this summer. The group and company have been involved in a nasty legal battle...
A new Korn collection, titled Playlist: The Very Best of Korn, will emerge on April 29th, according to a release schedule posted at Walmart.com. No other details about the set, including the track list, were available, but it will come two weeks ahead of the May 13th arrival of...
Lollapalooza co-founder Perry Farrell told MTV.com that festival organizers are in discussions with Apple to create exclusive content for iTunes, such as collaborations between performers on this year's bill. Farrell explained, "We're going to have collaborations -- people...
Coldplay topped a poll of music that people said sends them to sleep, according to Reuters. The new survey done by the Travelodge hotel chain asked a field of more than 2,200 British citizens which musical acts they like to listen to for help in getting some rest. Coldplay was...
Hurt has announced that the band will hold open auditions for a new bass player following the departure last week of Joshua Ansley. If you have the ability to play a five-string bass and can sing background vocals, you should send an email to hurtbassist@hotmail.com and attach a...
Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington and his partners have announced the 13th anniversary celebration for their Club Tattoo shops, scheduled for May 10th at the Marquee Theatre in Tempe, Arizona. Tickets for the event go on sale this Friday (April 11th). The evening will...
Metallica has been named the fifth best-selling album act of the SoundScan era, which began in May of 1991 with the first electronic scanning of record store sales. According to Yahoo! Music, the band has sold 48,867,000 records in the U.S. and will hit the 50 million mark...
Radiohead has unveiled the rest of its North American tour dates for August, which will begin on the 1st of the month with a headlining appearance at Lollapalooza in Chicago. The band's itinerary that month also includes performances at the All Points West festival in New Jersey...