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Velvet Revolver guitarist Slash turned 43 years old on Wednesday (July 23rd) and kicked off a two-night celebration at the Mirage resort in Las Vegas on Wednesday night, according to TheVegasEye.com. The former Guns N' Roses axeman was scheduled to perform with surprise guests...
Breaking Benjamin will not issue its fourth studio album on October 28th, despite some online reports listing that as the release date. The band has reportedly been at work on the project for several months, but a representative for Hollywood Records denied that the disc would...
Black Stone Cherry will give a special performance on Tuesday night (July 22nd) in New York City, accompanied by the acclaimed student choir from Newark, New Jersey's Performing Arts High School. According to Blabbermouth.net, the Kentucky-based band will perform at the Highline...
Hinder, its record label and its management are planning a massive promotional push for the arrival of the band's second album, Take It to the Limit, on November 4th. According to Reuters, Universal Music executive Tom Mackay said that a series of "big, extreme and over the top...
Korn frontman Jonathan Davis will release a DVD this fall filmed on his first solo European tour, according to Blabbermouth.net. The disc will include footage from his June 16th, 2008 concert in London, England, and will be available as both a single DVD package and an expanded...
Mudvayne's MySpace page has recently changed, with all the usual features going away and replaced by a simple, riff-heavy music loop and a black screen that displays a message in bursts of static. The message reads, "It's happening. It's coming. Are you ready?" This is the first...
The 1997 Smashing Pumpkins song "The Beginning is the End is the Beginning" has been given a new injection of life thanks to its inclusion in the first trailer for the upcoming movie Watchmen, which debuted Friday (July 18th) in theatres in front of The Dark Knight and online...
Theory of a Deadman premiered the "uncensored" version of the band's raunchy new single, "Bad Girlfriend," on Friday night (July 18th) at 11:40 p.m. ET during an airing of Coed Confidential: Sophomores on the Cinemax cable channel. Although Theory frontman Tyler Connolly's wife...
Staind recently hit the road again for the first time in nearly two years, joining 3 Doors Down and Hinder on a summer bill that extends into August. After that, the New England-based group will headline on their own before going to Europe with Nickelback in the fall. We asked...