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Adam Yauch Park Officially Dedicated in Honor of Beastie Boys Musician in Brooklyn Heights

This weekend will be rife with memories of late Beastie Boys musician Adam Yauch and the celebration of his life began Friday (May 3) in Brooklyn Heights, New York where the park where he played as a kid was officially named Adam Yauch Park in his honor. Today (May 4) officially marks the one-year anniversary of his death and there has been a movement over the last year to rename the Palmetto Playground in honor of the man also known as MCA.

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Chino Moreno’s Palms Debut New Track ‘Patagonia,’ Announce July Dates

Chino Moreno has more than Deftones on his plate these days, and fans are now getting a chance to check out some music from his side group Palms. Moreno was recruited to sing on the album by three of the former members of Isis, who are also part of the group. Now the first song 'Patagonia,' from their self-titled effort has surfaced online.

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Fans Unite for New Book ‘To Pearl Jam With Love’

Pearl Jam have one of the most dedicated fan bases in music and several members of that base are rallying their cohorts to create a book that will serve as a tribute to the band.

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Halestorm Cover ‘Karate Kid’ Theme ‘You’re the Best Around’

Halestorm are no strangers to covers, having already released one covers collection and recently discussing ideas for a second. But during a trip to an Idaho radio station, the band quickly learned and cranked out one track they might not have had in their arsenal -- Joe Esposito's 'You're the Best Around.'

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10 Celebrity Bands You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

If there's one Hollywood cliche you can count on, it's that most actors are frustrated musicians deep down inside. While the majority will never have major commercial success like, say, Rick Springfield, Patrick Swayze or Jamie Foxx (go ahead and laugh, but they all had number one singles), many gamely pursue a side career in music for years without being noticed by anyone but their most hardcore fans.

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Kirk Hammett on Metallica’s Forthcoming Album: ‘It’s a Pretty Slow Process’

There's no question that Metallica have their plate full, but guitarist Kirk Hammett says the band still hopes to have their next album out by 2014 -- yet he won't make any guarantees. In a new interview, Hammett gave an update on Metallica's next album, as well as their other projects.

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Metallica Pinball Game Coming Soon

Listening to a Metallica song can often feel like you're a giant ball bounding around against the bumpers in a pinball game, so it makes sense that the band would take the next logical step and put their brand on an actual pinball game.

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Stop the Presses: Axl Rose Seen Without a Hat!

In what is sure to be the music news event of the year, Axl Rose has been photographed without his signature fedora! Yes, the Guns N' Roses singer has been spotted with his long red locks on full display (see the photo above).

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‘Slipknot for Saturday Night Live’ Petition Gains Support From Corey Taylor + Shawn Crahan

In 2011, a Facebook page was launched petitioning 'Saturday Night Live' to bring in Slipknot as a musical guest. It's hard to believe that the metal phenoms have never graced the 'SNL' stage, as they've brought the hate to 'The Tonight Show With Jay Leno' in the past, along with multiple appearances on 'Conan' and 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

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Shinedown – Exclusive Raw Live Performance “I’ll Follow You” [VIDEO]

 

In the music age of processing and auto tuning its refreshing to catch a raw live performance. Shinedown recently threw down a track at Henson Recording Studios in Hollywood, CA for The Live Room. Che

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Maria Brink Of In This Moment Doesn’t Like Balls Flung At Her Face [AUDIO]

I sit down with the front girl Maria Brink of In This Moment to discuss their upcoming show and some happy memories of the Albany Area.

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The Kids Choice Awards Will Make You Feel Dirty

I know I am not suppose to watch the kid’s choice awards but I was flipping through the channels and caught a little bit of it. I didn’t watch long because even just seeing it on TV made me feel a little uncomfortable.

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