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Buckcherry is tearing up the rock radio charts with "Too Drunk to F***," the first single from the band's upcoming fourth album, Black Butterfly. Lead singer Josh Todd told us that he wrote the song because he wanted to have a tune on the album that was a reminder of the days...
Staind is gearing up to release its upcoming sixth album, The Illusion of Progress, on August 19th, and according to the band members, the material may not be exactly what some fans might expect. Guitarist Mike Mushok told Billboard.com that it's "a very different record for us...
AC/DC will head to London next month to shoot a video for the first single off their upcoming album, Black Ice. According to Blabbermouth.net, the lead track will either be called "Runaway Train" or "Rock & Roll Train" and will officially arrive in late August. Black Ice is...
Primus frontman Les Claypool is tapping into the video game culture. He's written four theme songs for the upcoming Nintendo Wii Mushroom Men video games, due this fall. According to Billboard.com, Claypool got involved because the game's lead developer Ryan Mattson is a huge...
Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme has once again gotten behind the drum kit for his other band, the Eagles of Death Metal, whose third album, Heart On, arrives on October 21st. Homme and guitarist/singer Jesse Hughes started the group several years ago, with a debut...
Velvet Revolver guitarist Slash turned 43 years old on Wednesday (July 23rd) and kicked off a two-night celebration at the Mirage resort in Las Vegas on Wednesday night, according to TheVegasEye.com. The former Guns N' Roses axeman was scheduled to perform with surprise guests...
Breaking Benjamin will not issue its fourth studio album on October 28th, despite some online reports listing that as the release date. The band has reportedly been at work on the project for several months, but a representative for Hollywood Records denied that the disc would...
A new Russian law could make being a fan of "emo" music or the lifestyle associated with it a crime, according to NME.com. The Russian government is reportedly working on legislation that would heavily regulate web sites associated with the music and ban both emo and Goth...
Metallica has unveiled the track listing for its upcoming ninth studio album, Death Magnetic. The song titles have been a source of speculation among fans for months, with even journalists only given temporary or working titles while hearing selected tracks. Among the 10 tunes...