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Kevin Cogill, the man arrested by federal agents last week for leaking nine unreleased Guns N' Roses tracks online, has set up a PayPal account at his website, The Antiquiet, to raise funds for his legal defense. According to RollingStone.com, Cogill has retained the services of...
A new Metallica song, called "Cyanide," is streaming at the group's official website, Metallica.com. The track is taken from the band's upcoming album, Death Magnetic, which is due out on September 12th. "Cyanide" was debuted live by the group last month during its co-headlining...
Papa Roach's fifth major label album, Metamorphosis, has officially had its release date pushed back from this fall to March of 2009, according to Harddrive Radio. The CD was tentatively slated to come out either in September or October, although a firm release date had never...
Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland has set November 18th as the release date for his second solo album, titled Happy. Five tracks from the disc have been made available via email to the press, with titles including "Paralysis," "She's So Cold," "Talk About Love," "...
Sixx A.M. is preparing to work on its second album, but the band's 2007 debut disc and the book it supported, Nikki Sixx's The Heroin Diaries, are still getting acclaim and airplay a full year after their release. According to Billboard.com, the Motley Crue bassist recently...
The Smashing Pumpkins will debut their new single, called "G.L.O.W.," through the upcoming Guitar Hero: World Tour video game, according to Billboard.com. The track will appear as part of a downloadable song pack that will also include two other Pumpkins tunes, "1979" and "The...
Theory of a Deadman has announced dates for the Rock Is Alive tour, which kicks off on September 22nd in Lubbock, Texas. Dates are confirmed through early October, with Black Stone Cherry and the Parlor Mob also on the bill. Theory of a Deadman is touring in support of its third...
Pearl Jam guitarist Stone Gossard will play an intimate solo set at a small New York venue called the Living Room on September 14th, according to Gigwise.com. The concert, titled "Walk The Line," will feature Gossard opening for country singer Vince Mira and will celebrate a 13,...
Queens of the Stone Age has issued a thank-you to everyone who participated in and attended a recent tribute concert to former keyboardist Natasha Shneider, who died of cancer on July 1st. The all-star event was held on August 16th in Los Angeles, with all proceeds going to...