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Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich revealed last week in Los Angeles that the band has all but finished recording its ninth studio effort, with only a few touch-ups to be completed this week before mixing begins. As for what the band's first CD since 2003's St. Anger sounds like,...
The Raconteurs have expanded their tour schedule, adding a few new dates and a number of second shows in various cities. According to LiveDaily.com, the Jack White-led quartet has added second nights in Washington, New York and Detroit. The band will hit a total of 15 cities in...
Velvet Revolver drummer Matt Sorum officially launched his new line of clothing last Wednesday (May 14th) in Los Angeles, at the grand opening of his new Sorum Noce boutique. Sorum teamed with fashion designer and longtime friend Max Noce to create a new line of "elegant,...
The fourth installment of Guitar Hero will feature tracks by Van Halen, Linkin Park, Sublime and the Eagles. According to Blabbermouth.net, they've all agreed to let their master tracks be used on the upcoming video game, due out this fall. The new game will also allow users to...
Everclear has lined up two special shows specifically for U.S. soldiers that will take place over upcoming holiday weekends -- including a date at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba. The band will perform a May 26th Memorial Day concert at the U.S. Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay, and a July...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl and his bandmates are known for their impish sense of rumor, and it certainly extends to tour riders, the documents specifying what a band requires backstage. The band's current rider, uncovered by TheSmokingGun.com, is a 26-page manifesto full...
Good Charlotte and Boys Like Girls will co-headline the Soundtrack of Your Summer tour, which kicks off July 8th in Chicago. The run will hit more than 30 cities before winding down August 21st in Jackson, New Jersey. The two acts will pass through a mix of clubs, theaters and...
Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington debuted his side project, Dead By Sunrise, last Saturday night (May 10th) in Tempe, Arizona at the 13th anniversary celebration of the Club Tattoo franchise that he co-owns. Bennington has been working on Dead By Sunrise's first album for...
Stone Temple Pilots singer Scott Weiland was released from a Los Angeles jail less than 10 hours after being locked up on Monday (May 12th), according to the Associated Press. Weiland arrived at the jail at approximately 8:55 a.m. and exited at 6:45 p.m., having turned himself...