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Rev Theory will participate in online gaming this month with fans at Xbox Live as part of the system's popular "Game With Fame" program. The ongoing event matches musicians against fans in a competitive multiplayer online tournament. Frontman Rich Luzzi told us that gaming is an...
Saving Abel has hit the top of Billboard's Heatseekers chart for new artists, just 12 weeks after the band's self-titled debut album entered the list. The Memphis-based act has sold just under 45,000 copies of the record so far, fueled by the success of its first single, "...
Sick Puppies have confirmed that they'll be on the bill for Seether's summer tour, which begins on July 1st at the Milwaukee Summerfest. The Australian trio will be on the road with the South African outfit for over a month, finishing up on August 24th in Nampa, Idaho. Sick...
Tool drummer Danny Carey had to have two surgeries on his hand recently, according to a post at the group's official web site, toolband.com. The post said that Carey's hand was apparently injured as a result of a run-in with "an unruly marine hazard, venomous and...dangerous.....
Staind has set "Believe" as the first single from its upcoming sixth studio album, which is tentatively due out in July. The track will arrive at radio stations near the end of this month. A title has not yet been confirmed for the set, although frontman Aaron Lewis recently...
Disturbed and Weezer look likely to fill the top two spots on next week's Billboard album chart, according to Hits Daily Double. Based on early retail tracking reports, Disturbed's new Indestructible will likely sell somewhere between 230,000 and 250,000 copies in its first week...
Puddle of Mudd's latest single, "We Don't Have To Look Back Now," is just starting to make noise on the radio charts and is the third track issued from the band's 2007 comeback effort, Famous. The video for the song will premiere at Yahoo! Music on Friday (June 6th). "We Don't...
Former Korn drummer David Silveria has started a new band called Satellite Syndrome, according to Blabbermouth.net. The group officially came together in May of 2008, with Silveria hand-picking "some of the top musicians in the Huntington Beach, California area" to complete the...
Serj Tankian has posted a message at his web site announcing that he has lent his voice to a track by the band Bitter Sweet, featuring female vocalist Shana Halligan. The System of a Down frontman wrote, "Some of you will remember Shana from the Buckethead & Friends album we...