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Hip-hop crossover act Flobots will give a free performance on Tuesday (May 20th) at the corner of Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue in Los Angeles as part of a "Rock the Vote" campaign to register young voters. The show, which begins at 6:00 p.m., is sponsored by a local...
Foo Fighters will perform at the 105th anniversary celebration of the Harley-Davidson Motor Company, with the band scheduled to play on August 29th, 2008 at outdoor Milwaukee venue Roadhouse at the Lakefront. According to a press release, the band will be joined by Three Days...
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich revealed last week in Los Angeles that the band has all but finished recording its ninth studio effort, with only a few touch-ups to be completed this week before mixing begins. As for what the band's first CD since 2003's St. Anger sounds like,...
Everclear has lined up two special shows specifically for U.S. soldiers that will take place over upcoming holiday weekends -- including a date at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba. The band will perform a May 26th Memorial Day concert at the U.S. Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay, and a July...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl and his bandmates are known for their impish sense of rumor, and it certainly extends to tour riders, the documents specifying what a band requires backstage. The band's current rider, uncovered by TheSmokingGun.com, is a 26-page manifesto full...
Good Charlotte and Boys Like Girls will co-headline the Soundtrack of Your Summer tour, which kicks off July 8th in Chicago. The run will hit more than 30 cities before winding down August 21st in Jackson, New Jersey. The two acts will pass through a mix of clubs, theaters and...
Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington debuted his side project, Dead By Sunrise, last Saturday night (May 10th) in Tempe, Arizona at the 13th anniversary celebration of the Club Tattoo franchise that he co-owns. Bennington has been working on Dead By Sunrise's first album for...
The fourth installment of Guitar Hero will feature tracks by Van Halen, Linkin Park, Sublime and the Eagles. According to Blabbermouth.net, they've all agreed to let their master tracks be used on the upcoming video game, due out this fall. The new game will also allow users to...
Alice In Chains is finally working on music for its first all-new studio effort since 1995's self-titled third album. Guitarist Jerry Cantrell confirmed that he, bassist Mike Inez, drummer Sean Kinney and new singer William DuVall have been writing songs for months, but told us...