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After surviving a cancer scare, Bruce Dickinson hopes that Iron Maiden will record again in the future. Dickinson spoke with a group of fans in Paris at Guillaume Tell Studios -- where the band's new album, The Book of Souls, was recorded. After talking about making the album...
Staind and Saint Asonia guitarist Mike Mushok said in a new interview with the Metal Brainiac podcast that he could never imagine recruiting a new singer for Staind if frontman Aaron Lewis continues to devote most of his time to his solo career. Mushok explained, "Staind is so...
Sammy Hagar will publish his first book about cooking on September 15th. Titled Are We Having Any Fun Yet?: The Cooking and Partying Handbook, contains "stories from a lifetime of food, along with signature recipes and drinks." In addition to his own recipes, it includes the...
Ozzy Osbourne is working on a "really special album," according to remarks given by Epic Records president Sylvia Rhone to Billboard.com. Rhone revealed the news at Epic Fest, a day-long celebration of the record label held on Saturday (August 29th) at the Sony Pictures studio...
Scorpions will mark their 50th anniversary with the reissue of six studio albums and two live collections on November 6th. The reissues are Taken by Force (1977), The Tokyo Tapes (1978), Love Drive (1979), Animal Magnetism (1980), Blackout (1982), Love at First Sting (1984),...
Def Leppard didn't have to work to hard to come up with the title for their new album. Singer Joe Elliott tells North Dakota's Grand Forks Herald that it's just called "Def Leppard because that's what it sounds like. It doesn't sound like any one specific era of Def Leppard. It'...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl is featured in a long-in-the-works documentary called All Things Must Pass, which chronicles the history of the legendary music store chain Tower Records. The film is finally getting released on October 15th after being screened earlier this year...
Fresh off their spring and summer dates opening for Peter Frampton, Cheap Trick will be putting the pedal to metal until just after Thanksgiving with their own string of shows. The band’s upcoming solo run kicks off on September 4th in Royal Oak, Michigan and eventually wraps up...
Genesis keyboardist and co-founder Tony Banks says that his new solo box set was designed specifically for the band's die-hard fans. Newly released is A Chord Too Far, Banks’ four-disc compilation, and he told us that with Genesis likely to never create any more new music...