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After a two-week "beta" test run, Metallica's new MissionMetallica.com web site officially launches on Tuesday (May 27th), promising to give fans a look behind the scenes into the writing and recording of the band's upcoming ninth studio album. According to a post from the band...
The new, self-titled album from Mississippi's 3 Doors Down is likely to debut at Number One on this week's Billboard album chart, according to Hits Daily Double. Retail tracking estimates have the group's fourth studio effort selling between 140,000 and 150,000 copies in its...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl and Velvet Revolver guitarist Slash are among the artists who pay tribute to legendary Motorhead founder, bassist and singer Lemmy Kilmister in a new documentary. According to Billboard.com, the film is tentatively titled Lemmy and slated for...
Godsmack, Sevendust and Alter Bridge are reportedly teaming for a summer tour that will start sometime in July, according to Harddrive Radio. The trek has not been officially confirmed yet, and no dates or cities have been announced. The tour would mark a change in plans for...
Scars on Broadway, the new band from System of a Down guitarist Daron Malakian and drummer John Dolmayan, had the biggest new song at rock radio last week with "They Say," the first single from the group's self-titled debut album. Malakian told us that the song sums up one of...
Weezer launched its YouTube channel on Friday (May 23rd), kicking things off with the premiere of the video for the band's current single, "Pork and Beans." The clip features a number of YouTube celebrities such as "Chocolate Rain"'s Tay Zonday, "Junior Miss South Carolina"...
Death Cab For Cutie's new album, Narrow Stairs, could be headed for the Number One spot on this week's Billboard album chart, according to music industry web site Hits Daily Double. The site's chart preview on Friday (May 16th) projected that the album would sell somewhere...
Green Day played its first show as the Foxboro Hot Tubs on Thursday night (May 15th), according to official fan club web site GreenDayAuthority.com. The band took the stage at the small Stork Club in Oakland, California at 11:00 p.m. Frontman Billie Joe Armstrong, known in this...
The Offspring will reissue two classic early albums on the band's original label, Epitaph Records, to tie in with the release of their upcoming new effort, Rise and Fall, Rage and Grace. The group's second album, 1992's Ignition, and their breakthrough 1994 record, Smash, will...