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Slash Ft. Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators Drummer Exits Tour for Emergency Surgery

With only a few dates left on their North American summer tour, Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators drummer Brent Fitz has announced that he had to exit the tour due to emergency eye surgery. "Unfortunately I’ve had to leave the current SMKC tour due to emergency surgery for a...
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According To Science, The Bassist Is The Most Important Member In Every Band

There's a running joke that the bass guitar is the lamest, least important instrument in the band. But according to a research study published to the National Academy of Sciences , our brains can find a song's rhythm more accurately by listening to the low tones played on the bass. That means that...
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Scott Stapp Gives Advice To Those Seeking Treatment For Mental Health

A few years ago, Scott Stapp had a very public breakdown that resulted in him being the punchline to every joke when all he needed was a helping hand. But after seeking treatment and support from his wife, Jaclyn, Scott was able to get both his personal and professional lives back on track. During...
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Korn's Munky To Miss Tour Dates To Await Daughter's Birth

While Korn & Alice In Chains are co-headlining one of the biggest summer tours, guitarist James "Munky" Shaffer announced that he will be away from the tour for a few days. According to a post on his Instagram, Munky announced that he will be abscent from the tour to await the birth of his...
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Corey Taylor Bashes How Music Streaming Pays Artists

Although music streaming is one of the most popular and more convenient ways fans listen to their favorite artists, Slipknot/Stone Sour vocalist Corey Taylor doesn't feel the same way when it comes to how streamed artists are compensated. It all began when Nils Lofgren of Bruce Springsteen and the...
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Tool's "Lateralus" Becomes The Most Downloaded Album on iTunes

After Tool broke the news that their entire discography would be available on streaming services, it was only a matter of time before the band would dominate the streaming charts. Days after they put their catalogue online, their 2001 album Lateralus became the #1 album on the iTunes albums chart...
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10 Incredible James Hetfield Moments

Today (August 3rd) is James Hetfield 's birthday, and we wanted to celebrate the man who has helped forge Metallica , as well as the future for so many other rock and metal bands by sharing some of our favorite Hetfield moments. With a musical career of over 30 years, it's hard to widdle it down to...
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Metallica's "Enter Sandman" Featured in "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare" Trailer

When a loud and explosive game like Call of Duty: Modern Warfare comes out with a trailer, it requires a loud and explosive soundtrack. And what song can get the job done better than "Enter Sandman" by Metallica? According to the game's description, " Call of Duty: Modern Warfare delivers the most...
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Ivan Moody Sings National Anthem & Gifts Mic Snake to Cancer Survivor

When Five Finger Death Punch aren't in the studio working on their next album, they can often be spotted out on tour throughout the US. During their July 16th show in Camdenton, Missouri, frontman Ivan Moody decided to honor all of the veterans, active military and first responders in the crowd, as...
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Foreigner Launching Las Vegas Residency in 2020

Foreigner has announced that they will be holding a mini-residency in Las Vegas starting in January of 2020. The band will be headlining ten dates at The Venetian Resort with tickets starting at $49.95 (plus taxes and fees) and will be available for purchase starting Friday, August 9th. Foreigner...
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