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Shinedown has begun announcing some spring tour dates in advance of the June 24th arrival of the band's third album, Sound of Madness. The trek will begin on May 9th in Jacksonville, Florida, with only seven shows, mostly radio festivals, confirmed so far. Shinedown has been off...
Velvet Revolver has officially parted ways with singer Scott Weiland, according to a press release issued by the band's management and attorney. Lead guitarist Slash said in the statement, "This band is all about its fans and its music and Scott Weiland isn't 100 percent...
Jimmy Eat World will reissue its 2001 album, Bleed American, on April 29th, according to Tunelab Music. The expanded double-disc package will feature the original remastered album on one CD, while the second will feature 18 additional tracks, including demos, B-sides and...
Scars On Broadway, the new band featuring System Of A Down guitarist Daron Malakian and drummer John Dolmayan, has posted its first song at its official Web site, scarsonbroadway.com. The track, called "They Say," can be streamed at the site's front page, with no other...
Five people were injured at the Taste of Chaos show held on Friday night (March 28th) at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, according to OrlandoSentinel.com. A mosh pit reportedly got out of hand during Avenged Sevenfold's set, with the wounded concertgoers taken by...
Theory of a Deadman releases its third album on Tuesday (April 1st), titled Scars and Souvenirs. The CD follows up 2005's Gasoline and frontman Tyler Connolly told us it definitely represents a musical growth for the Canadian trio: "I guess naturally bands do evolve and they...
Michael Jackson may have done the song "Billie Jean" first, but it's Chris Cornell's version that has gotten a huge boost after American Idol contestant David Cook did an almost "note-for-note" version of Cornell's recording last week. The track, which appeared on Cornell's 2007...
Sevendust releases its latest studio album on Tuesday (April 1st), titled Chapter VII: Hope and Sorrow. The group's last full-length effort, Alpha, only came out a year ago, but drummer Morgan Rose told us the mood in the band has changed considerably since then: "It's a much...
Velvet Revolver guitarist Slash has hinted in a new interview that the band might carry on without lead singer Scott Weiland, who announced onstage in Glasgow two weeks ago that fans were watching the "last tour" by the group. Weiland and drummer Matt Sorum proceeded to get into...