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Although he has a new solo album called Higher Truth coming out, Soundgarden vocalist Chris Cornell told Rolling Stone that plans are in motion for the Seattle band's seventh full-length studio effort. He explained, "We’re already working on new material for an album. And then I...
Courtney Love posted two emotional messages on Instagram over the weekend to her late husband, Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. Underneath one old photo of Love and Cobain posing with their daughter Frances Bean Cobain-- then just an infant -- Love wrote, "Makes me feel so sad. Our...
Dead & Company have announced their inaugural tour dates for this fall. The band features Grateful Dead members Bob Weir, Bill Kreutzmann, and Mickey Hart -- along with pop-blues guitarist John Mayer. Also on board are Allman Brothers Band bassist Oteil Burbridge, and RatDog...
Former Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash has confirmed that he has rekindled his friendship with the band's lead singer, Axl Rose, after a 19-year estrangement that started when Slash left the band in 1996 and included Rose calling his ex-bandmate a "cancer" in an interview done six...
Foo Fighters fought back against the toxic members of the Westboro Baptist Church before the band's concert on Friday (August 21st) at the Kansas City Sprint Center. According to Alternative Nation, hearing that the church were going to protest outside their show, the Foos...
AC/DC kicked off the North American leg of its Rock Or Bust world tour on Saturday night (August 22nd) at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. According to Blabbermouth, the band's 20-song set was not much different from the one it played earlier this year in Europe,...
According to Blabbermouth, Van Halen was forced to cancel Sunday night's (August 23rd) scheduled concert in Hershey, Pennsylvania after lead singer David Lee Roth was advised by doctors not to perform due to a bout with the flu. The band's official statement reads as follows: "...
Although the Who’s remaining North American shows might be their last as part of a major tour, Roger Daltrey is adamant that the band is still performing at the top of its game. The Who kicks off its latest North American leg on September 14th at San Diego, California’s Valley...
After 32 years, Bon Jovi, has broken off with its record label, Mercury Records, according to Billboard. Mercury, which is a subsidiary of the mammoth Universal Music Group, now functions under the umbrella of Island Records. Last month, the band released its 14th album, Burning...