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Killers frontman Brandon Flowers and his wife welcomed their second child into the world last week, a son named Gunner . The couple already has a two-year-old boy named Ammon . According to Gigwise.com , Flowers told a Chicago radio show this past weekend at Lollapalooza why...
Depeche Mode singer David Gahan has been ordered to go on complete vocal rest for 48 hours, which forced the British group to cancel its Wednesday night (August 12th) show at the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, California. In a statement at the band's website, Gahan...
All That Remains will headline the inaugural HardDrive Live tour, sponsored by the nationally syndicated rock radio program HardDrive and beginning on September 22nd in Albany, New York. The bill will also feature Italian Goth-rockers Lacuna Coil , Maylene & The Sons Of...
Ozzy Osbourne will headline the closing concert at this year's BlizzCon , according to a press release issued by Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. The convention, which will take place on August 21st and 22nd at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California, is billed as a "...
Velvet Revolver and former Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash issued an update over the weekend, saying that the Velvets will continue looking for a new lead singer but are not likely to release new music until at least next year. Slash is also readying a solo album and tour, but...
A new biography of Metallica called All That Matters is scheduled to be published in October through Plexus Publishing, according to Blabbermouth.net . Written by Paul Stenning , the 320-page book is described on the author's MySpace page as "the first all-access biography to...
Alice In Chains revealed on Tuesday (August 11th) that Elton John makes a guest appearance on the band's upcoming album, Black Gives Way To Blue , playing piano on the title track. Guitarist and vocalist Jerry Cantrell said in a statement, "We were thinking about adding piano to...
Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke said in a new interview with The Believer that the band may not use the traditional album format to release any future recordings, saying that he is "not very interested in the album at this moment." Yorke added, "None of us want to go into that...
Them Crooked Vultures , the new supergroup consisting of Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl , Queens Of The Stone Age singer/guitarist Josh Homme and Led Zeppelin bassist John Paul Jones , made their live debut late Sunday night (August 9th) at the Metro club in Chicago, shortly...