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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...
Three Days Grace has set September 22nd as the release date for its third album, which has been titled Life Starts Now . According to Tunelab Music , the track listing for the project is still being finalized, although the first single will be called "Break." The new disc will...
Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx told Billboard.com on Monday (August 10th) that this summer's Crue Fest 2 may be the last until 2011 while the group prepares a new album. Sixx explained, "We have about a month left (of Crue Fest 2 ) and then we're going to be taking quite a bit...
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...
Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor told the Daily Star on August 4th that he's getting married this November for the second time. Taylor revealed, "I'm getting married on November 13th and a couple of the guys from (Slipknot) will be there. My fiancee has worked in entertainment for...
Five Finger Death Punch has announced the first leg of The Shock And Roar Tour , which will find the band headlining clubs and theaters in support of its upcoming album, War Is The Answer . The trek will begin on September 18th in Las Vegas, finishing up on October 16th in...