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Metallica has been confirmed to headline a series of European festivals called Sonisphere this summer, according to Blabbermouth.net. The six events will take place in the U.K., Spain, Sweden, Finland, Holland, and Germany, beginning on June 20th in Holland and concluding on...
Foo Fighters might be slowly coming out of the hiatus that frontman Dave Grohl imposed late last year, according to Spinner.com. Drummer Taylor Hawkins told the website, "We're writing, working on music intermittently. We've already got together and worked on a little bit of...
Green Day has confirmed that the band's new album is called 21st Century Breakdown and will be released in May. The news was first revealed -- and overlooked by many -- at the Grammy Awards on Sunday night (February 8th), when an announcer gave the name of the record while...
Now that vocalist Johnny 3 Tears has been released from jail, masked rockers Hollywood Undead are preparing for their headlining run on the Saints & Sinners tour that starts later this month. 3 Tears told us that fans who saw the group on the road last year can expect a...
Muse could be getting ready to release its new album in September, according to NME.com, which cites an inside source at the band's label for the information. A Muse fan website has also reported a September arrival is likely for the disc, which will follow up the British trio's...
Metallica and Linkin Park will co-headline a new, two-day festival at Knebworth Park in England on August 1st and 2nd, according to ThrashHits.com . Reportedly called Sonicsphere , the event has yet to be officially confirmed by either act or U.K. concert promoters. It's also...
Pearl Jam will release its ninth studio album on its own, according to Billboard.com . Following its departure from longtime home Epic Records several years ago, the group signed a one-album deal with RCA/J Records for 2006's self-titled eighth effort, which wound up selling 704...
Saving Abel guitarist Jason Null faces sexual assault charges after he and a roadie for the band allegedly forced a teenage girl to perform oral sex on at least one of them, according to the Oakland Tribune . The roadie, 21-year-old Brandon Danger , remained in custody in...
Kings Of Leon will hit indoor arenas on a spring North American tour beginning on April 19th in Boston, according to the band's publicist. The 17-date trek will finish up on May 21st in San Francisco. Kings Of Leon is on the road in support of the group's fourth studio album,...