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Sources have told Billboard.com that the new Guns N' Roses album, Chinese Democracy, may be released through an exclusive deal with a "big box" retail chain like Wal-Mart or Best Buy. Another source said that negotiations are underway for just such a release, with talks going on...
Mudvayne has tentatively titled its fourth studio album The New Game, according to HeadbangersBlog.com. The group is currently finishing up the record and hopes to release it in November, with a second full-length CD to follow sometime in 2009. Producer Dave Fortman said about...
My Chemical Romance singer Gerard Way's award-winning comic book series, The Umbrella Academy, will begin its second run of six issues on November 26th, according to a post at the web site of the book's publisher, Dark Horse. The first six issues, published last year, won an...
Rage Against The Machine recently announced plans to perform during both the Democratic and Republican Conventions. The group will first play a free show August 27th at the Denver Coliseum in conjunction with the Iraq Veterans Against the War (IVAW) and Tent State University...
Scars on Broadway has finalized the dates and venues for the band's first North American tour in support of its self-titled debut album, which came out on July 29th. The trek will kick off on Sunday, October 19th in Atlanta, with shows booked so far through the end of November...
Daughtry and Rage Against the Machine are among the acts set to perform shows during the Democratic National Convention in Denver later this month. According to MTV.com, Daughtry will be joined by Everclear and alternative hip-hop group Flobots for a special acoustic Grammy...
MTV has confirmed Kid Rock's return performance at this year's Video Music Awards, to air live on Sunday, September 7th at 9 p.m. ET. He will perform his current hit "All Summer Long" from his chart-topping album, Rock N Roll Jesus. The annual award show will be hosted by...
Buckcherry's upcoming fourth album, Black Butterfly, is due out on September 16th, and the band is now touring with Motley Crue, Buckcherry and others on Crue Fest. The track "Too Drunk..." has been making waves since it was "leaked" in early July, and recently two new songs...
Everclear has added Fuel drummer Tommy Stewart to its lineup, replacing Brett Snyder, according to TuneLabMusic.com. Stewart was a member of Fuel since 2005 and had drummed for Godsmack from 1995 to 2002. Everclear plans to release a new single, called "Jesus Was a Democrat,"...