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Organizers for Ozzfest are "getting close" to unveiling information about the 2008 edition of the traveling festival, according to a post at the official Ozzfest web site. Fans are encouraged in the post to register at the site in order to get all the details as they become...
Saturday (April 5th) marks both the 14th anniversary of the death of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain and the sixth anniversary of the passing of Alice In Chains vocalist Layne Staley. Cobain killed himself with a shotgun at his Seattle home at the age of 27, leaving behind a small...
Stone Temple Pilots will play an ambitious schedule of 65 shows in 2008 as the band returns from a seven-year live hiatus, according to a press release issued on Thursday (April 3rd). As previously announced, the trek will kick off on May 17th with a headlining appearance at the...
ROCKSTAR MAYHEM DATES FINALIZED AS SLIPKNOT UNVEILS NEW 'LOOK' The dates and cities for this summer's inaugural Rockstar Energy Mayhem festival tour, starring Disturbed and Slipknot, have been finalized. As previously reported, the trek begins on July 9th in Seattle, finishing...
Shinedown has begun announcing some spring tour dates in advance of the June 24th arrival of the band's third album, Sound of Madness. The trek will begin on May 9th in Jacksonville, Florida, with only seven shows, mostly radio festivals, confirmed so far. Shinedown has been off...
Velvet Revolver has officially parted ways with singer Scott Weiland, according to a press release issued by the band's management and attorney. Lead guitarist Slash said in the statement, "This band is all about its fans and its music and Scott Weiland isn't 100 percent...
Jimmy Eat World will reissue its 2001 album, Bleed American, on April 29th, according to Tunelab Music. The expanded double-disc package will feature the original remastered album on one CD, while the second will feature 18 additional tracks, including demos, B-sides and...
The Raconteurs have confirmed the full schedule for their upcoming North American tour, which now begins on April 14th and 15th with two warm-up shows in frontman Jack White's adopted hometown of Nashville, Tennessee. The trek will take the band through mid-June and feature...
Gwen Stefani will make a guest appearance on the upcoming debut solo album from her husband, Gavin Rossdale. The former Bush frontman told Buzznet that Stefani guests on a song called "Some Days," adding that "the Mrs. sings some real nice stuff." The new set, called Wanderlust...