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Marilyn Manson's marriage to burlesque dancer and model Dita Von Teese is now officially over, according to the Associated Press. A judgment filed in Los Angeles Superior Court on Thursday (December 27th) restored the former couple "to the status of single persons." Manson and...
Radiohead released the physical CD edition of its seventh studio album, In Rainbows, on Tuesday, New Year's Day (January 1st), after initially making the record available as a pay-what-you-want download in October. The CD version has been issued through the independent ATO...
A collection of homemade demos from Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo, titled Alone -- The Home Recordings of Rivers Cuomo, sold only 14,000 copies in its first week of release, debuting at Number 153 on last week's Billboard album chart. The CD's low placement on the chart was even...
Seether has broken the record for the longest stay on top of the Modern Rock chart, most recently held by Foo Fighters with "The Pretender." Seether's current single, "Fake It," has topped the chart for 18 weeks, one more than "The Pretender." "Fake It" is also Number One on the...
Fall Out Boy's new album, Infinity On High, leaked online over the weekend, more than two weeks before its scheduled release date of February 6th. According to RollingStone.com, bassist Pete Wentz hinted at a show in Atlanta last Friday (January 19th) that the group's label...
It was only a matter of time until Melissa Auf der Maur was fronting her own act. After eight years of playing bass for Hole and the Smashing Pumpkins, Auf der Maur releases her self-titled debut album today (June 1st). Auf der Maur told us she wasn't intimidated being in...
Slipknot may have a brand new album out, but don't try telling these guys that it sounds "new." In an interview with mtv.com, drummer Joey Jordison says that "the Slipknot sound has not really changed." He explains that the tighter sound is because "all of our strengths have...
Canada's Sum 41 were evacuated from the war-torn African nation of Congo, where they were filming a documentary for War Child Canada. Nils Engelstad, a spokesman for the relief organization, said Saturday (May 29th) in Toronto, "For a variety of circumstances it was deemed...
The Vines have hit a snarl following a strange onstage argument between two of the band's members. The trouble started late last week at a show in their native Australia, where singer Craig Nicholls and bassist Patrick Matthews appeared to exchange words about a minute into the...