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Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz , Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo and Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker , along with country star Taylor Swift , filmed a new commercial this week in Los Angeles for the upcoming video game Band Hero . The clip was directed by Brett Ratner , who...
Rob Zombie kicks off his first North American tour in two years on Thursday (October 29th) in Phoenix, Arizona, and he said on a conference call with reporters earlier this week that fans can expect surprises in both the set list and stage production: "We have a lot of new...
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan 's side project Puscifer starts its first full North American tour on Thursday night (October 29th) in Las Vegas, where the act did its first live shows earlier in the year. As with the previous gigs, the shows are likely to be cabaret-style...
Rob Zombie recently pushed back the release of his fourth studio album, called Hellbilly Deluxe 2: Noble Jackals, Penny Dreadfuls and the Systematic Dehumanization of Cool , from November 17th to a yet-to-be-revealed date in early 2010. Zombie explained on a conference call with...
The Killers will release a cover version of the Eagles ' 1978 hit "Hotel California" on November 30th, according to NME.com . The quartet recorded the track with the Afro-Cuban ensemble Rhythms Del Mundo and all proceeds from its sale will go to the Artists Project Earth (APE)...
The woman accused of stalking pop singer Justin Timberlake also apparently had her sights on Metallica for a while. According to TMZ.com , the members of the band got a restraining order issued against Karen Jane McNeil last March. In the document filed by drummer Lars Ulrich at...
Muse was named Best Act In The World at the Q Awards in London on Monday night (October 26th), beating out other heavy hitters like Coldplay , Kings of Leon and the now defunct Oasis for the prize. The band is currently riding a wave of acclaim and success with their fifth album...
Former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher says he plans to start a new band in 2010 now that his original group is officially over. Gallagher told U.K. newspaper The Scotsman , "Getting away from the whole Oasis thing is going to be a good thing I suppose. I don't want to do anything...
Creed releases its first new album in eight years on Tuesday (October 27th), titled Full Circle . The record follows a five-year hiatus during which singer Scott Stapp pursued a solo career -- and sobered up -- while the other three original members started a new act called...