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Marilyn Manson revealed via his MySpace blog that he has been stricken with swine flu. Manson wrote: "So I have officially been diagnosed, by a real doctor, with the swine flu. I know everyone will suggest that f***ing a pig is how this disease was obtained. However, the doctor...
Muse 's new album, The Resistance , debuted at Number Three on the Billboard album chart on Wednesday (September 23rd), with the disc selling 128,000 copies in its first week of release. The chart position and sales are both career highs for the British trio in the U.S. The...
The Red Hot Chili Peppers and Kiss are among the first-time nominees for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, according to Billboard.com . Also included for the first time on the list of a dozen nominees are Genesis , the Hollies , LL Cool J and Jimmy Cliff . Returning...
Five Finger Death Punch guitarist Zoltan Bathory posted a message at his MySpace blog on Tuesday (September 22nd) in which he addressed his "disappearance" the weekend before. Bathory "disappeared" on Friday night (September 18th) shortly after the band's record release party in...
Godsmack drummer Shannon Larkin told FazerMagazine.com in a new interview that the band has got a tentative list of 18 songs to choose from for its fifth studio album, which the group began working on this week in Los Angeles. Larkin added that the band's recent single, "Whiskey...
Sick Puppies has hit Number One on the Active Rock radio chart with "You're Going Down," the first single from the trio's new album, Tri-Polar. The chart-topping track is just one of several recent milestones for the band, and frontman Shim Moore told us that it's gratifying to...
Blink-182 has pledged $100,000 to the burn centers that treated drummer Travis Barker after he was nearly killed one year ago in a small plane crash that took the lives of four others. Following the band's show in Phoenix, Arizona this past Saturday (September 19th), the band...
The new Alice In Chains album, Black Gives Way To Blue, is now streaming in its entirety at a German website, according to Blabbermouth.net. The band's first all-new studio album in 14 years is due out on September 29th and features the recording debut with the group of singer/...
Saving Abel has begun recording its second album, which is due out sometime in 2010 and will follow up the band's breakthrough 2008 self-titled debut. The group wrote most of the material while on tour earlier this year, and frontman Jared Weeks told us that it was much more of...