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AC/DC's 16th studio album, Rock Or Bust, sold around 172,000 copies in its first week of release to debut at Number Three on the Billboard 200 album chart. This marks a huge drop from the opening number of 2008's Black Ice, which topped sales charts in 29 countries, including...
Former Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Jake E. Lee has spoken out after 30 years to accuse the singer and his wife/manager Sharon Osbourne of cheating Lee out of songwriting credits on Ozzy's 1983 solo album, Bark At The Moon. All the songs on the record were credited to Ozzy alone,...
It was 46 years ago today (December 11th, 1968) that the Rolling Stones and friends wrapped their two-day film shoot of their Rock And Roll Circus at London's Twickenham Studios. The Circus was originally envisioned as being a holiday TV special for the Stones to promote their...
Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan blasted Pearl Jam and Foo Fighters in a new interview with Howard Stern, saying that neither band matched the early '90s accomplishments of either the Pumpkins or Nirvana. About Pearl Jam, Corgan said, "I don’t think they have the songs. I...
When Mick Fleetwood says at the end of every Fleetwood Mac show “The Mac is back!” -- he’s not lying. The band has just tagged another 11 stops onto its 2015 North American itinerary. The new concerts, which take place in March and April, will hit Texas; Florida; Georgia;...
Graham Nash has just announced a six-show Florida run in January, in what is being billed as "An Evening With Graham Nash." The concerts will feature Nash playing his greatest and most beloved songs -- and knowing him some new material as well -- as he taps into his Hollies and...
Creed frontman Scott Stapp is reported to have missed a court hearing that was being held to determine the state of his mental health. According to Gossip Extra, an attempt was made to serve the 41-year-old singer with a summons to determine if he needed to be held in a...
U2 sold out nearly every show on its recently announced Innocence And Experience world tour when tickets went on sale Monday (December 8th), with Billboard reporting that approximately 660,000 tickets were sold for a total of 44 shows. That has led the Irish act to add several...
Seether has announced the details of the third Rise Above Fest, which will take place on Saturday, May 9th, 2015 at Darling's Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor, Maine. Joining Seether at the event will be Godsmack, Slash featuring Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators, Papa Roach,...