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Staind vocalist Aaron Lewis has announced that he'll play a handful of solo dates in January and February, according to Harddrive Radio. Lewis traditionally heads out for some solo acoustic gigs shortly after the New Year. He's also been on the road with Staind this fall,...
3 Doors Down will hold its fifth annual Better Life Foundation concert and silent auction at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino on December 6th in Biloxi, Mississippi, according to the group's publicist. The event is sponsored by the Mississippi Army National Guard and will raise...
Coldplay and the Killers are both slated as musical guests for Saturday Night Live in October, according to FMQB.com. The Killers will perform this Saturday (October 4th), when the show is hosted by actress Anne Hathaway. The band will perform songs from its upcoming album, Day...
Metallica was nominated for induction into the 2009 Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame last week in its second year of eligibility, with the band qualifying because it has been recording for 25 years. But drummer Lars Ulrich told us that he doesn't think of Metallica as a "classic rock...
The long-delayed Guns N' Roses album Chinese Democracy is tentatively set for release on November 25th exclusively through Best Buy, according to RollingStone.com. The unconfirmed report came from a "vendor convention" held by Best Buy last week in Dallas, where Guns manager...
The version of Fall Out Boy's "I Don't Care" video that went up on iTunes last week is not the edit the band approved. Bassist Pete Wentz called "foul" on the iTunes version Friday (September 26th), saying that the band did not consent to the product placement of camera phones...
We heard that Saliva and Drowning Pool were getting together for their second tour of the year together and now it's official. The bands start rocking venues from Ohio to South Carolina and throughout Texas, beginning October 17th in Saint Petersburg, Florida. Tantric and Jet...
Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor spoke out in the latest issue of Kerrang! magazine about the subject of illegal downloading, following the recent arrest of a Los Angeles man for leaking nine unreleased Guns N' Roses tracks online. Taylor said that the record labels only have...
Travis Barker is pimping out his hospital room as he recovers from burns sustained in an airplane accident on September 19th. According to Barker's pal, music producer Jermaine Dupri, the drummer has outfitted his room with iPods, computers, and various other high-tech gadgets...