System Of A Down frontman Serj Tankian tells RollingStone.com that there are currently no plans for him to reunite with his SOAD bandmates and work on new music. more
Fallen British rock star Gary Glitter will be deported to Britain on Tuesday after completing a 27-month sentence for molesting two young girls, his lawyer said.more
With song stealing rumors in the air, one band is making up fake accusations against themselves to try and pimp their new CD. Watch their bogus claim here.
With his band KoRn on the backburner right now, frontman Jonathan Davis has turned his focus on solo touring and his first solo LP. After his Ozzfest performance, Davis returned home to continue work on his album and plans to follow its release with another solo tour. lots of words from the man about his plans
Radiohead have denied reports that they have written the soundtrack to a new film from the writer of Fight Club. Chuck Palahniuk, whose 2001 book Choke has been adapted for the big screen, told BBC 6 Music that Radiohead had written the score. But spokesperson for the band said they had only contributed a song to the film more
Batman star Christian Bale will not face charges over an alleged assault on his mother and sister during a row, the Crown Prosecution Service has said. more
Queens Of The Stone Age will host a benefit concert in Los Angeles this weekend to celebrate the life of musician Natasha Shneider. PJ Harvey, Tenacious D and members of Pearl Jam and ZZ Top will also perform at the benefit gig more details
Tickets for Andrew Bird's pair of intimate underplays October 6 and 7 at New York's Hiro Ballroom sold out completely within two hours of going on sale yesterday morning. The October shows mark Bird's first NYC headline engagement since his sold out November 30, 2007 Beacon Theater date and are likely to feature selections from his as yet untitled next record, due out in early 2009 on Fat Possum.
Due to circumstances beyond our control, Dream Theaterhas been forced to pull out of the festival in Quebec City on August 31st. more
'80's Metal Pioneer, Willie Basse recently mastered his new single "(Love So) Far Away" with Eddy Schreyer at Oasis Mastering. Schreyer has worked with everyone from Queen and Iggy Pop to metal legends Slayer and Thin Lizzy. The track will be available online for fans to preview in coming weeks.
CMT Crossroads: 38 Special And Trace Adkins will tape before an invitation only audience in Nashville on August 19 and premieres Wednesday, September 24 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT on CMT. more
David Gilmour will release Live In Gdansk on September 16 via Columbia Records. The album was originally supposed to be a live album of his whole recent tour, but all the best recordings came from the performance in Gdansk more
According to a posting on the unofficial Rush site RushIsABand.com, the legendary Canadian rock trio is negotiating a new record deal with Rounder Records to take effect following the completion of the band's longtime relationship with Atlantic Records. more
T.I. looking for more friends? Check out this press release: MySpace Music is excited to announce Grammy award winning rapper, T.I., has recently passed the 2 million friend mark on his official Music page (http://www.myspace.com/trapmuzik), setting a new record by a hip hop artist. As T.I. gears up to release his highly anticipated Grand Hustle/Atlantic album, Paper Trail, which hits stores on September 30, this only further solidifies T.I.'s wide fan base across the world. With a new offering right round the corner and 2,035,117 friends and going strong, be sure to add T.I. to your friend list.
Not really news as it seems to happen every other day but here it is: a lawyer for DMX says the rapper has been arrested in Miami on a warrant for failing to attend a Phoenix court hearing. more on this shocking story
Divine Heresy have returned with a new vocalist, Travis Neal (The Bereaved, Pushed), who will join them on their upcoming tour of Mexico, which will be followed by a string of U.S. dates. - more