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Three Days Grace launched a small radio-sponsored tour of U.S. cities on Thursday (September 24th) in Baltimore, according to Tunelab Music. The intimate gigs will showcase tunes from the band's newly released album, Life Starts Now, with tickets available only through the radio...
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...
Velvet Revolver guitarist Slash recorded a new track for his solo album on Tuesday night (September 22nd) with Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters and Nirvana fame on drums and Slash's Velvet Revolver and Guns N' Roses bandmate Duff McKagan on bass. According to Blabbermouth.net , Slash...
The Creed concert scheduled to be webcast live as part of the launch of a new music site called Rockpit.com will also be made available to U.S. troops stationed in Iraq, Afghanistan and other parts of the world through collaboration with the USO. According to the site's...
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...
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...