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Green Day is part of a new list of artists performing at the 2009 American Music Awards , according to a press release. Also confirmed to now perform at the event are Rihanna , Shakira , Mary J. Blige and Keith Urban , joining the previously announced Lady Gaga , Eminem , Jay-Z...
Nine Inch Nails fans have blasted a political organization co-founded by Liz Cheney , daughter of the former vice-president, after a spokesperson for Keep America Safe called Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor and other musicians "pathetic" for their stand condemning the use...
Velvet Revolver guitarist Slash told MusicRadar.com this week that he got almost every special guest he wanted to appear on his upcoming solo album, except for one: White Stripes singer/guitarist and Dead Weather drummer Jack White . Slash revealed, "I wanted to get Jack White...
Linkin Park , Green Day and U2 were the big rock winners at the 16th annual MTV Europe Music Awards , held on Thursday (November 5th) in Berlin, Germany. Linkin Park won for Best World Stage Performance, while Green Day walked away with Best Rock and U2 cleaned up as Best Live...
U2 performed a short set in Germany yesterday (Thursday, November 5th) to mark the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. According to the Associated Press , the band kicked off show at the Brandenburg Gate with the hit song "One." Frontman Bono thanked the crowd "for...
Velvet Revolver and ex- Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash told the U.K.'s BBC 6 Music that he wishes people would stop asking him if he's ever going to rejoin Guns. Slash explained, "I just feel for people that don't seem to get it. All things considered, it's been a really long...
Creed 's first album in eight years, Full Circle , debuted at Number Two on the Billboard album chart on Wednesday (November 4th), selling 110,000 copies in its first week of release. It came in a distant second behind this week's chart-topper, Michael Jackson 's This Is It ,...
A Los Angeles judge issued a preliminary injunction against two members of the band Sublime on Tuesday (November 3rd), preventing them for now from performing under that name with a different lineup. According to the Hollywood Reporter , the injunction was issued as part of a...
A.F.I. has confirmed a whole new leg of late fall/early winter North American tour dates as the band continues to support its latest album, Crash Love . The next round of gigs will begin on November 21st in Houston and wrap up at the end of January, with two breaks for the...