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Staind's new album, The Illusion of Progress, debuted at Number Three on the Billboard album chart on Wednesday (August 27th), selling 92,000 copies in its first week of release. That snapped the band's streak of three straight Number One debuts, which started with 2001's Break...
A 27-year-old blogger named Kevin Cogill was arrested on Wednesday (August 27th) at his Los Angeles home on suspicion of violating federal copyright laws for leaking nine Guns N' Roses songs online, according to the Los Angeles Times. Cogill, who used the name Skwerl, was...
Kid Rock told a British tabloid newspaper that he pulled out of the U.K.'s Download Festival in June because he felt mistreated by the show's organizers, and not because he was ill. Rock was quoted by the Daily Star's music columnist as saying that the festival's promoters "...
The video for Hinder's new single, "Use Me," can now be seen at the website of the band's record label, UniversalRepublic.com. The track is taken from the band's upcoming sophomore album, Take it to the Limit, which is due out on November 4th. The new disc will follow up Hinder'...
Metallica has posted another new song from its upcoming album, Death Magnetic, at the band's official website. Titled "My Apocalypse," the track closes the CD and is a fast thrash metal anthem in the style of vintage Metallica numbers such as "Battery" and "Damage Inc." The tune...
Blue October has entered the studio to begin recording its fifth studio album, according to Tunelab Music. The band has tentatively titled the disc Approaching Normal, but that could change between now and the finished product's arrival. As for a release date, none has been...
Dishes created by the Plain White T's, Taking Back Sunday, the All-American Rejects and the Eagles of Death Metal debuted on the menu at the Denny's restaurant chain on Tuesday night (August 26th) at 10 p.m. local time, according to Buzznet. The "Denny's Rockstar Menu" will be...
Kid Rock isn't a fan of celebrity endorsements and thinks they actually hurt politicians. He told CMT Insider that stars should keep their mouths shut when it comes to politics and other issues. He explained, "I truly believe that people like myself, who are in a position of...
My Chemical Romance singer Gerard Way has posted an update at the band's MySpace page about their current activities, including the writing of the group's next album. After mentioning that he's taking a road trip down south, Way addresses the status of the group's fourth studio...