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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.....
Coldplay began streaming its new album, Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends, at IHeartMusic.com on Friday (June 6th), two days after the record leaked onto the Web. The disc is also streaming in its entirety at the band's MySpace page, although it was not immediately...
Just one day after several U.K. web sites posted early reviews of six new Metallica songs that were previewed for them in London last week, the reports were all taken down, reportedly at the request of the band's management. One site, The Quietus, told Blinded By The Hype that...
Former Korn guitarist Brian "Head" Welch has set September 9th as the release date for his debut solo album, titled Save Me From Myself. According to Blabbermouth.net, a first single called "Flush" will be available exclusively through iTunes beginning on July 8th. Welch...
Reporters from three U.K.-based heavy rock magazines were given a preview of six tracks from the upcoming Metallica album, according to Blabbermouth and the magazine's web sites themselves. The listening session took place on Wednesday (June 4th) in London, with representatives...
Godsmack singer Sully Erna has announced more solo acoustic dates, following the recent completion of his first solo run last weekend. The new batch of shows will begin on June 12th in Wilmington, Delaware and continue through the end of the month. Erna's shows have combined...
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...