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The girlfriend of late Pantera and Damageplan guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott has made several startling statements in a new interview with Guitar World magazine. According to excerpts posted at the magazine's web site, Rita Haney lays blame for Abbott's December 2004 murder...
Atreyu is getting ready to join fellow Orange County, California residents Avenged Sevenfold on this winter's Taste of Chaos tour. Although the tour doesn't begin until February 29th in Denver, Atreyu singer Alex Varkatzas told us that his band is keeping busy with rehearsals...
Chevelle plans to hit the road again as the Chicago trio continues to support its 2007 album, Vena Sera. The band has been home since early December and drummer Sam Loeffler told us that they've started working on new material at frontman Pete Loeffler's house: "We have, like, a...
Saliva will jump on the tour bus at the end of this month for a short run of dates, beginning on January 29th in Melbourne, Florida and booked so far through the middle of February. The Memphis-based band continues to support its fourth major label effort, last year's Blood...
Panic! At The Disco is rumored to be headlining this year's Honda Civic Tour, according to RollingStone.com. A new timestamp reading "01:10:08" has popped up at the band's official web site, which is reportedly the date on which the tour's headlining act will be announced...
Against Me! has announced that it will play three more benefit shows for Harvest of Hope, according to Alternative Press. All three dates will be headlining gigs scheduled for off days from the band's upcoming opening stint with Foo Fighters. While Against Me! played an acoustic...
Ozzy Osbourne jokingly tried out for the role of announcer on the CNN news program Anderson Cooper 360, showing up live on the program with Cooper for his "audition," reports Blabbermouth. Ozzy's appearance was part of a CNN stunt poking fun at actor Michael Douglas' recent...
Brian Bell of Weezer recently posted an update on the band's upcoming sixth album. The record has been the source of much speculation but little concrete information has actually surfaced in the past few months. Bell explained: Greetings fellow Weezer-ites. We'd like to wish you...
Coldplay might become the latest act to ditch its major record label, following in the footsteps of Radiohead. According to the Daily Star, the band's upcoming fourth studio album could be one of its last on EMI Records. If the band puts out a best-of collection in 2009, then it...