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Godsmack scored its fifth Number One single at Active Rock radio this week with "Whiskey Hangover," the group's first new song in three years. The track came out in conjunction with the band's stint on this summer's recently completed Crue Fest 2 tour. Singer Sully Erna told us...
Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo confirmed to Metromix that the band is tentatively planning a tour featuring themselves, Megadeth , Anthrax and Slayer -- also known as the "Big Four" of the Eighties underground metal scene on which all four groups first made their names. When...
All-American Rejects singer Tyson Ritter told MTV News this week that he and guitarist Nick Wheeler recently co-wrote a song with Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo for that group's upcoming album, Raditude . Ritter revealed, "When he asked us to do it, I fell on my knees and cried...
The Raconteurs , Jet , Anberlin and 11 other acts make up a special new soundtrack for the hit CW series 90210 , due for release on October 13th. All 15 songs contained in the collection are brand new and exclusive, and will each air sometime during the series' new 2009/2010...
Smashing Pumpkins frontman and sole original member Billy Corgan announced at the band's website on Tuesday (September 15th) that work has begun on a new Pumpkins album called Teargarden By Kaleidyscope . The set will feature a total of 44 songs, which Corgan will release one at...
Following Monday's (September 14th) announcement of the first three dates on his upcoming tour, Rob Zombie has now unveiled the full initial schedule for the Hellbilly Deluxe 2 trek. As previously reported, it kicks off on October 29th in Phoenix, Arizona, with a total of 19...
A lawsuit brought against Coldplay by guitarist Joe Satriani, in which he claimed that the band had plagiarized his 2004 song "If I Could Fly" for their 2008 single "Viva La Vida," has been dismissed. Justia.com reported that the case was dismissed on Monday (September 14th) in...
Slipknot percussionist Shawn "Clown" Crahan will make his public debut as a contemporary artist on his birthday, September 24th, according to DesMoinesRegister.com. Crahan will exhibit acrylic paintings, framed photography, prints and Polaroids from his upcoming book, The...
Coldplay frontman Chris Martin, Australian retro-rockers Wolfmother and the recently reunited No Doubt have all been confirmed to perform at Neil Young's 2009 Bridge School Benefit concert, according to Billboard.com. The annual event will be held on October 24th and 25th at...