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Nick Menza - Dave Mustaine
The relationship between drummer Nick Menza and his former bandmate Dave Mustaine has seen its high and low points and it looks as though the relationship is trending down at the moment.Menza revealed earlier this year that he had spent time with his onetime...
Adam Jones
When we'll get a new album from the guys in Tool remains to be seen, but one thing is for certain - they're definitely at work on new songs. Guitarist Adam Jones has been teasing he's been spending time in the studio with producer Joe Barresi of...
Ben E. King
The iconic R&B singer Ben E. King, immortalized by his hit song "Stand By Me", died on Thursday. He was 76.King was part of the popular 1950's band The Drifters, singing hits like "Save the Last Dance for Me", "There Goes My...
U2
A Russian Duma deputy has asked Russia's attorney general to investigate Apple for distributing "gay propaganda" to minors.Alexander Starovoitov, a member of the rightwing LDPR party, says Apple spammed youths with illegal content when it...
A Light In The Black - A Tribute To Ronnie James Dio
Massacre Records will release the two-CD album "A Light In The Black - A Tribute To Ronnie James Dio" on May 22.The label states in a press release: "Ronnie James Dio was a hero and inspiration to many musicians, such as Lars Ulrich (Metallica...
The Prodigy
The Prodigy have discussed the possibility of their retirement for the first time, admitting that the band is "gonna come to an end at some point".The group recently released their sixth studio album, 'The Day Is My Enemy', earlier this year...
Morrissey
Morrissey has slammed artists who use crowdfunding to back their music, cursing it as a "desperate and insulting measure".The Smiths legend was talking to El Pais, when he argued that asking fans to pay for records spat in the face of the money that...
Axl Rose
Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose has criticised Indonesia for going ahead with the executions of eight people after he publicly appealed to the president for them to be spared.In a letter to Joko Widodo dated 27 April, Rose pleaded for Australians Andrew...
Joni Mitchell
Canadian singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell is "alert and... has her full senses" and is "not in a coma", a statement on her official website says.The statement followed reports the 71-year-old, hospitalised last month after being found...
Guy LeBlanc
Camel keyboardist Guy LeBlanc has died after a battle with cancer.The 54-year-old was forced to sit out the band's tour dates last year after being diagnosed with kidney cancer which later spread to his bones.Camel have issued a statement in which they...
Death Magnetic
Spinal Tap may have taught us to turn it up to 11 when we want it loud, but DR3 is a number you might want to remember as well. According to Production Advice, Metallica have reached DR3 (Dynamic Range 3) with their 2008 album "Death Magnetic".The...
Black Sabbath
One thing is certain - Black Sabbath are heading into the final stage of their storied career, but when that career will come to an end has been a question for some time. Ozzy Osbourne shed some light on the matter during a press conference last week at the...
Michael Poulsen
Michael Poulsen says he doesn't consider Volbeat to be a heavy metal band - or even a rock'n'roll band.And he believes that while sticking to a particular style suits many outfits, it would never work for his.The frontman's comments come as...
Lou Reed & Metallica
It was reviled by critics on release and baffled fans of both acts, but Lou Reed and Metallica's collaborative album "Lulu" has at least one high-profile fan: David Bowie.At Lou Reed's posthumous induction to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame...
Marc Canter
Episode 1 of Uproxx's Guns n' Roses documentary series focuses on one man's plan to get the classic lineup of the band back together.Growing up best friends with Slash and Axl Rose, Marc Canter had a front-row seat for the rise and fall of one of...

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