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Hurt has announced that the band will hold open auditions for a new bass player following the departure last week of Joshua Ansley. If you have the ability to play a five-string bass and can sing background vocals, you should send an email to hurtbassist@hotmail.com and attach a...
Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington and his partners have announced the 13th anniversary celebration for their Club Tattoo shops, scheduled for May 10th at the Marquee Theatre in Tempe, Arizona. Tickets for the event go on sale this Friday (April 11th). The evening will...
Metallica has been named the fifth best-selling album act of the SoundScan era, which began in May of 1991 with the first electronic scanning of record store sales. According to Yahoo! Music, the band has sold 48,867,000 records in the U.S. and will hit the 50 million mark...
Radiohead has unveiled the rest of its North American tour dates for August, which will begin on the 1st of the month with a headlining appearance at Lollapalooza in Chicago. The band's itinerary that month also includes performances at the All Points West festival in New Jersey...
Velvet Revolver guitarist Slash spoke with RollingStone.com about the band's decision to part with singer Scott Weiland following the final show of their European tour on Tuesday (April 1st) in Amsterdam, Holland. Slash explained, "Everybody's just very relieved. This is...
Buckcherry is hard at work on material for its fourth album, the follow-up to its platinum 2006 comeback effort, 15. That CD marked a big turnaround from the disappointing sales of the previous Buckcherry release, 2001's Time Bomb. The group plans to enter the studio in May to...
Pearl Jam singer Eddie Vedder kicked off his first solo tour on Wednesday (April 2nd) in Vancouver, Canada. According to RollingStone.com, Vedder performed on a stool in the middle of a stage made to look like a cross between a living room and a practice space, with crew members...
Korn plans to issue a concert DVD titled Live in Montreaux 2004 on May 13th, according to Tunelab Music. The disc will contain footage of the band performing 17 songs, including hits like "Got The Life," "Falling Away From Me," "Freak on a Leash" and "Here to Stay." Information...
Linkin Park has announced details for the fifth edition of the Projekt Revolution tour, which will get underway on July 16th in Boston. Ashes Divide, Chris Cornell and the Bravery will join the headliners on the main stage, while the Revolution Stage will feature Atreyu,...