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Pearl Jam kicked off a fall U.S. tour in Cincinnati, Ohio last Wednesday (October 1st), and fan-filmed video from opening night is available. The band's 34-song, three-hour-plus set opened with "Pendulum" from their current album, Lightning Bolt, before exploring tracks from...
Courtney Love is launching a new career as an opera singer . . . sort of. Love has landed a lead role in the upcoming pop opera Kansas City Choir Boy, which will run for 10 performances during New York's Prototype: Opera/Theater/Now Festival from January 8th to 17th. Love said...
Pearl Jam singer Eddie Vedder has released his cover version of John Lennon's "Imagine," which Vedder has called “the most powerful song ever written." Proceeds from sales of the song will benefit Heartbeat.fm, an organization that uses music in an attempt to foster peace...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl told Canada's QMI Agency in a new interview that he's still finishing up the band's new album, Sonic Highways, as well as the upcoming HBO series about its creation. Grohl explained, "This has been two years of my life -- and I’m still not done,...
Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello told Rolling Stone that he has 19 songs ready for a new solo album and promised that the sound will be "very hard and very funky." He explained, "I want to take my guitar playing places it's never been. I want to take the musical...
Metallica, Dave Grohl and Bruce Springsteen will headline next month’s The Concert For Valor. The live concert will be held in Washington, D.C. on November 11th on the National Mall at 7:00 p.m. ET. Among the other artists scheduled to take part are Eminem, Carrie Underwood,...
Slipknot may not be ready to reveal the names of its new bassist and drummer, but guitarist Jim Root told Australia's Music Feeds that the replacements for Paul Gray and Joey Jordison have already earned the rest of the band's respect. Root explained, "I think they did really...
AFI singer Davey Havok and guitarist Jade Puget have announced a November 18th release for XTRMST, the self-titled debut album from the duo's new straight-edge hardcore band. The first single from the album, "Conformist," will be available this coming Tuesday, (October 7th). An...
Halestorm has just posted the second in a series of video clips from the studio where the band is recording its third album. Shot during the quartet's second week in the studio, the 14-minute clip features each member discussing their work and hinting at what fans can expect...