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If you think that the "Hey, Atlanta!" greeting that Doug Robb gives at the beginning of a show sounds a little more enthusiastic than, say, a "Hey, Boston!," you'd be right. The Hoobastank frontman tells Spawn.com that the Georgia capital is the band's favorite tour stop. Though...
It was only a matter of time until Melissa Auf der Maur was fronting her own act. After eight years of playing bass for Hole and the Smashing Pumpkins, Auf der Maur releases her self-titled debut album today (June 1st). Auf der Maur told us she wasn't intimidated being in...
Slipknot may have a brand new album out, but don't try telling these guys that it sounds "new." In an interview with mtv.com, drummer Joey Jordison says that "the Slipknot sound has not really changed." He explains that the tighter sound is because "all of our strengths have...
Canada's Sum 41 were evacuated from the war-torn African nation of Congo, where they were filming a documentary for War Child Canada. Nils Engelstad, a spokesman for the relief organization, said Saturday (May 29th) in Toronto, "For a variety of circumstances it was deemed...
The Vines have hit a snarl following a strange onstage argument between two of the band's members. The trouble started late last week at a show in their native Australia, where singer Craig Nicholls and bassist Patrick Matthews appeared to exchange words about a minute into the...
Blink 182 did some volunteer work they completed in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania on Wednesday (May 26th). The Associated Press reports that the pop-punk trio painted the exterior of a house for a project with the non-profit organization Habitat For Humanity. The band's drummer...
The members of Godsmack will be on hand for the annual Indianapolis 500 race on Sunday (May 30th). They've been invited to take a pre-race lap around the oval track in a Chevrolet Corvette convertible pace car. The guys are all big-time race fans, and they're thrilled at the...
British band Muse's hit "Time Is Running Out" may, at first listen, seem to be a song about the end of the world. But drummer Dominic Howard tells us that the song's message is positive in that it challenges the listener to make a better life for themself: "It is about the fact...
Saliva frontman Josey Scott will be off the market after tomorrow (Saturday, May 29th), when he'll walk down the aisle at Elvis Presley's Graceland estate in Memphis with his fiancee Kendra. Scott told us about his soon-to-be bride, and how they didn't plan this, but that it...