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Report: Avenged Sevenfold’s New Album, ‘The Stage,’ to See Oct. 28 Release; Cover Art + Tr…
Various sources have pointed to Avenged Sevenfold's new album being called 'The Stage' and it may be out tomorrow!
Breaking News: Elders Don’t Get System of a Down
Elders react to System of a Down's music videos.
Guns N’ Roses Members Sing National Anthem + Raise ’12th Man’ Flag at Seattle Seahawks Gam…
Bassist Duff McKagan raised the '12th Man' flag at CenturyLink Field while keyboardist Melissa Reese sang the national anthem.
Coolest Cop Ever Crashes Band’s Practice Session to Jam Iron Maiden + The Offspring
A band jamming in Compton, Calif., was visited by police and the officer actually picked up a guitar to play Iron Maiden and The Offspring with them!
The Fall and the Rise: Sum 41 Talk ’13 Voices,’ Dave Baksh’s Return + Deryck Whibley’s Rec…
Sum 41’s Cone McCaslin and Dave Baksh talk about their new album, '13 Voices,' Dave’s return to the band, frontman Deryck Whibley’s recovery and more!
10 Bands Who Told Politicians to Stop Using Their Music
Many rock and metal acts have demanded political candidates cease using their music on the campaign trail.
Tool’s Danny Carey Contracts Severe Staph Infection, Plays Festival Against Doctor’s Order…
Tool drumming colossus Danny Carey showed some true grit over the weekend, performing live with a serious staph infection.
Metallica to Unleash New Song ‘Atlas, Rise!’ on Halloween
'Atlas, Rise!' will be the third track to hit fans’ ears from Metallica’s next album and it’ll come at 3PM ET on the dot.
Metallica to Play First-Ever Hong Kong Concert in 2017
After Metallica played Antarctica in the winter of 2013, you probably assumed there was no corner of the globe left untouched by ‘Tallica.
What If ‘The Walking Dead’ Was Recast With Rock + Metal Musicians?
What if the hit show 'The Walking Dead' started back from the beginning with a cast entirely made up of your favorite rock and metal musicians?
Lamb of God to Release ‘The Duke’ EP In Memory of Fallen Friend
To pay tribute to a friend of the band who passed away from cancer, Lamb of God will put out 'The Duke' EP in December.
‘This Is Spinal Tap’ Co-Creator Harry Shearer Files $125 Million Lawsuit For Unpaid Royalt…
'This Is Spinal Tap' co-creator Harry Shearer, who played bassist Derek Smalls in the mockumentary, has filed a $125 million lawsuit for unpaid royalties.