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Blue October has added another dozen dates to its upcoming U.S. tour in support of the band's new album, Approaching Normal. According to Tunelab Music, two more dates in early April, on the 5th and 6th, have been confirmed, as well as 10 more shows later that month and in May...
The second album from the Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Lonely Road, debuted at Number 14 on the Billboard 200 albums chart on Wednesday (February 11th), selling 26,000 copies in its first week of release. That represents a modest step up from the band's self-titled 2006 debut, which...
A source close to Green Day has told us that a story reported online about the lyrical content of the band's new album being too offensive for retailers is "absolutely false." The item surfaced on Wednesday (February 11th) at AbsolutePunk.net, which quoted a post from blogger...
There's been little news out of the Velvet Revolver camp lately regarding a new singer for the band, although auditions have reportedly been ongoing. Bassist Duff McKagan told us this week that the group has been a little frustrated with the submissions they've gotten and even...
The White Stripes will perform on Conan O'Brien's last night as host of NBC-TV's Late Night With Conan O'Brien, scheduled to air on Friday, February 20th, according to Pitchfork Media. This will mark the first live appearance by the Stripes since the summer of 2007, when the duo...
Felony sex charges against Saving Abel guitarist Jason Null and a roadie for the band were dropped on Tuesday (February 10th), according to the Oakland Tribune. The charges were dropped after prosecutors reviewed a videotape of the alleged incident, in which the pair were...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has earned high marks from former Beatle Paul McCartney for his work behind the drums during McCartney's performance at the 51st Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday night (February 8th). Asked backstage how the collaboration came out, McCartney told...
Velvet Revolver and ex-Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan recently published the first two installments of his new financial advice column, "Appetite For Investment," at Playboy.com. McKagan has become something of a financial expert after profitably investing his royalties and...
A three-minute preview of Osbournes: Reloaded, a new Fox variety series starring Ozzy Osbourne, his wife Sharon, and their children Jack and Kelly, has surfaced on YouTube and other outlets. Among the highlights shown are a blindfolded contestant fooled into making out with a...