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Has a broken arm set back the recording plans for the 11th studio album by the Red Hot Chili Peppers? Bassist Flea apparently busted his arm in mid-February while snowboarding, and admitted in a Twitter exchange with fans on Sunday (March 8th), "Can't play for a couple of months...
AWOLNation's second album, Run, is coming out next Tuesday (March 17th) and the band has just confirmed a lengthy list of tour dates in support of the record. The trek kicks off on Friday (March 13th) at a festival in Tempe, Arizona and will extend well into the summer, with...
Deftones singer Chino Moreno told Rolling Stone in a new interview that the band is finishing up what he called "a little more of a heady record," adding, "I feel like we've gone into the songs and really dissected them. If something sounded a little straight, we took a left...
Rob Zombie has announced that veteran actor Malcolm McDowell has joined the cast of Zombie's new film, 31. McDowell will play Father Murder, the owner of the sinister Murder World. McDowell joins a cast that already features Judy Geeson, Tristan Voges, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs and...
Weezer bass player Scott Shriner appears in a new ad from peta2, the youth division of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). Also in the ad are Shriner's two adopted Carin terriers, Calvin and Peanut, with Shriner saying, "I guarantee you there’s a dog that you’re...
Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament is putting some of his own personal money into the construction of a new skateboard park in Stevensville, Montana. According to Rolling Stone, the $60,000 needed to launch the project was initially going to be raised by the community itself through...
Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong and his business partner Bill Schneider are opening a guitar store called Broken Guitars at 423 40th Street in Oakland. The shop will open its doors to customers on April 3rd. The space itself was once home to 1-2-3-4 Go! Records, an...
Mumford & Sons have released "Believe," the first single from the band's upcoming third album, Wilder Mind. As the group hinted last week, the song features a fuller sound than their previous work, complete with electric guitars. But the anthemic sound is straight out of the...
Ex-Guns N' Roses members Slash, Duff McKagan and Gilby Clarke reunited onstage this past Saturday (March 7th) during Slash's concert at Mandarine Park in Buenos Aires, Argentina. McKagan sat in for "It's So Easy" and "Paradise City," the latter of which also included an...