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Despite claims that popular music-based video games such as Guitar Hero and Rock Band could point the way out of the music industry's current decline, a new report by Marketwatch.com indicates that the market for both titles may have reached its own peak. Sales for all Guitar...
No Doubt recently hinted about the release of a studio album to coincide with a 2009 tour. But drummer Adrian Young now says the group probably won't have a new set by next year. He tells MTV News that they've been working on material and will continue to do so while on the road...
Disturbed has landed its second Number One track at rock radio this year with "Indestructible," the title song from the band's latest studio effort. The tune follows first single "Inside The Fire," which recently spent 16 weeks at Number One to set a record for the longest stint...
Red Hot Chili Peppers singer Anthony Kiedis battled kidney disease this past summer, according to a report in the New York Daily News. Several sources told the newspaper that Kiedis was a "frequent" patient at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, with one close friend...
Coldplay's record label, Capitol/EMI, has forced YouTube to remove a video clip that mashes up the band's song "Viva La Vida" with guitarist Joe Satriani's "If I Could Fly." Satriani recently sued the group, claiming that the British quartet plagiarized his 2004 tune for their...
Staind will perform its new single, called "All I Want," on Wednesday night's (December 17th) edition of NBC-TV's The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The song is taken from the band's sixth studio album, The Illusion of Progress. Although it's now the latest radio track from the...
Rob Zombie has been confirmed to write and direct H2, a sequel to his 2009 remake of Halloween that is slated to open this October. According to Variety, Zombie will begin shooting the movie in March on an accelerated schedule. The new film will pick up right where the last one...
Saving Abel has rocketed to fame in the past year thanks to their massive hit single "Addicted," but the only downside has been a war of words with Hinder that started when the latter band claimed that Saving Abel copied their sound, image and attitude. Saving Abel singer Jared...
Weezer is issuing six Christmas songs digitally that were originally recorded only for the recently released iPhone app "Tap Tap Revenge Christmas With Weezer." According to NME.com, the half dozen holiday standards will now be available from both iTunes and Amazon due to...