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Members of 3 Doors Down and Kid Rock 's band have teamed up in a new outfit called 7dayBinge , according to a press release. The group features Todd Harrell of 3 Doors Down on bass and Kenny Olson of Kid Rock's Twisted Brown Trucker Band on lead guitar, along with Jon Nicholson...
With Halloween here again (Saturday, October 31st), we asked a few of our favorite rockers to share some of their thoughts on this mysterious and scary holiday. Tool and Puscifer frontman Maynard James Keenan told us that he enjoys Halloween because it's more than just costumes...
Slipknot wraps up its three-week fall tour on Halloween (Saturday, October 31st) in Las Vegas by headlining a three-day horror festival called the Trinity of Terrors , sponsored by long-running genre magazine Fangoria . Although he'll be working this year, singer and self-...
Metallica lead guitarist Kirk Hammett spoke with ExploreMusic.com earlier this week in a new video interview about Morgan Dana Harrington , the 20-year-old Virginia Tech student who went missing outside a Metallica concert on October 17th in Charlottesville, Virginia. Metallica...
Stone Temple Pilots have quietly spent the last few months working on a new studio album with producer Don Was , according to Spinner.com . The band will hit the road in early November for a string of pre-holiday Canadian dates, but expects to resume recording in early 2010 for...
Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz , Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo and Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker , along with country star Taylor Swift , filmed a new commercial this week in Los Angeles for the upcoming video game Band Hero . The clip was directed by Brett Ratner , who...
Rob Zombie kicks off his first North American tour in two years on Thursday (October 29th) in Phoenix, Arizona, and he said on a conference call with reporters earlier this week that fans can expect surprises in both the set list and stage production: "We have a lot of new...
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan 's side project Puscifer starts its first full North American tour on Thursday night (October 29th) in Las Vegas, where the act did its first live shows earlier in the year. As with the previous gigs, the shows are likely to be cabaret-style...
The Killers will release a cover version of the Eagles ' 1978 hit "Hotel California" on November 30th, according to NME.com . The quartet recorded the track with the Afro-Cuban ensemble Rhythms Del Mundo and all proceeds from its sale will go to the Artists Project Earth (APE)...