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The new Filter lineup was unveiled by frontman and founder Richard Patrick earlier this week at shows in San Diego on March 2nd, Orangevale, California on the 3rd and San Francisco on the 4th. The band also introduced fans at the shows to a couple of new songs from the new...
Flyleaf landed a platinum album award last week for sales of one million copies of the band's self-titled 2005 debut album. The award caps more than two years of touring and promotion that included stints with Korn and the Family Values Tour, as well as two rock radio singles, "...
Subscribers to the Lollapalooza newsletter received a message about advance ticket sales this week, according to the Chicagoist blog. The message read, "Keep your eyes on the website throughout the week. At some point before the week's end, we'll post a link with your chance to...
Everclear will release a new album, called The Vegas Years, on April 15th, featuring 14 cover songs recorded between 1994 and 2008. On the set are Everclear's renditions of Hall & Oates' "Rich Girl," Cheap Trick's "Southern Girls," Thin Lizzy's "The Boys Are Back In Town,"...
The Offspring have posted an update at their official Web site, describing the band's two festival dates in Australia last weekend and revealing that they played two new songs at the shows. The post read in part, "In Brisbane, record breaking temperatures scorched the crowd...
Eighties heavy metal will live again at the Rocklahoma Festival, set for July 10th through the 13th in Pryor, Oklahoma. Warrant, Triumph and Extreme are among the bands reuniting with all or most of their original lineups for the festival, which will also feature sets from Night...
Coldplay has announced its first live show of 2008 and first since mid-2006, according to Billboard.com. The group will perform at Japan's Summer Sonic Festival on August 9th in Tokyo and the 10th in Osaka. Joining the British quartet on the bill will be Panic at the Disco, the...
The expensive "ultra-deluxe" limited edition of the new Nine Inch Nails collection, Ghosts I - IV, has already sold out despite a steep $300 price tag, according to the official NIN Web site. Only 2,500 copies of this version of the set were made available, each numbered and...
311 is testing out songs from its next album on the band's current North American tour, according to LiveDaily.com. Singer Nick Hexum said that the group is "past the halfway point in writing and pre-production" on the follow-up to 2006's Don't Tread On Me, adding that the band...