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Kings Of Leon received their first platinum album award this month for sales of more than one million copies of the band's fourth and latest effort, Only By The Night, according to FMQB.com. The group was also given gold and platinum certifications for the digital versions of...
Slipknot has canceled all its remaining tour dates in August and September following the hospitalization on Saturday night (August 22nd) of drummer Joey Jordison, according to Blabbermouth.net. Jordison was taken to a hospital for undisclosed "health reasons" on Saturday,...
3 Doors Down isn't wasting any time this year. The group recently wrapped up a tour in support of its 2008 self-titled album and is already setting its sights on upcoming projects, including a new studio effort. Looking back on the past year, frontman Brad Arnold tells us the...
30 Seconds To Mars has extended its "Summit" initiative on Twitter to fans in Iran, according to Spinner.com . The band has been asking fans all over the world to contribute vocals to its upcoming album, This Is War , by recording them into their home computers and emailing them...
Flyleaf returns to the airwaves this week with "Again," the first single from the band's upcoming second album, Memento Mori . The disc is due out on October 20th and follows up the group's platinum 2005 debut. Despite the band's success, singer Lacey Mosley told us that the...
Following comments made last month by Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith that the band would be getting back to work this fall after a two-year hiatus, singer Anthony Kiedis and bassist Flea both confirmed to Rolling Stone that the band is waking up from its extended nap...
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo spoke with Billboard.com on Friday (August 21st) about the band's seventh studio album, Raditude , which is due out October 27th. While Cuomo confirmed that two songs the band recently performed live, called "The Girl Got Hot" and "I'm Your Daddy,"...
Slipknot was forced to cancel its headlining appearance on Saturday night (August 22nd) at the Pain In The Grass festival in Seattle, Washington, after drummer Joey Jordison was taken to the hospital for undisclosed health reasons. According to Blabbermouth.net , the band issued...
This Saturday marks what would have been the 42nd birthday of late Alice In Chains vocalist Layne Staley , whose long and tragic descent into heroin addiction ultimately sidelined his career and that of his band until his death in April 2002. The singer had all but disappeared...