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Stone Temple Pilots vocalist Scott Weiland has set October 7th as the release date for his yet-to-be-titled second solo album, according to Absolute Punk. Weiland has been working on the project for several years and will issue it through his own label, Softdrive Records. The...
Staind frontman Aaron Lewis told MTV.com on Monday (June 30th) that the band has taken an experimental approach to its new album, The Illusion of Progress, due out on August 19th. Lewis explained, "We're big on trying not to repeat ourselves, and grow in some way with every...
Kid Rock has started adding more shows to his August schedule, with the new shows interspersed between his dates with Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Lynyrd Skynyrd. According to LiveDaily.com, Rock has added nine new concerts to the itinerary, stretching through August and...
My Chemical Romance releases a live CD/DVD package, called The Black Parade is Dead!, on Tuesday (July 1st). The two-hour-plus set is taken from two live shows recorded and filmed on October 7th, 2007 at an arena show in Mexico City and October 24th at the tiny club Maxwell's in...
A leaked online consumer response survey may have provided clues to which artists will be represented on Guitar Hero: World Tour, the next installment in the hugely successful video game series. According to Kotaku.com, the survey, generated by a market research firm, indicated...
Radiohead continues to express its unhappiness with former label EMI Music over the latter's recent release of both a Radiohead greatest hits package and a video collection. Radiohead guitarist Ed O'Brien told the Glasgow Metro, "The packaging is awful. There are three really...
Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello has set September 30th as the release date for his second solo album, called The Fabled City. According to a press release, the musician and political activist will be billed on the record as Tom Morello: The Nightwatchman, unlike...
Tantric continues to support its recently released third album, The End Begins, with a new summer tour that kicks off on Wednesday (July 2nd) in Atlanta and will take the band straight through to the end of August. Additional fall dates are also starting to surface. The End...
The next installment of the Rock Band game is expected to take gaming up a notch. According to RollingStone.com, users will be able to play songs from the game's first edition on Rock Band 2 without having to buy the tracks again. Rock Band 2 promises to also have "the biggest...