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Marilyn Manson Reveals Why New Album Wasn’t Released on Valentine’s Day
When Marilyn Manson teased a Valentine’s Day release for his 10th studio album, the iconic musician wasn’t messing with you.
Thirty Seconds to Mars’ Jared Leto Honors Fallen Musicians With Incredible Linkin Park, So…
In under four minutes, Leto wove together classic tracks from Linkin Park, Soundgarden, David Bowie, Prince and George Michael to honor musicians we've lost.
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Corey Taylor Stops Stone Sour Show Mid-Song for Concertgoer in Need of Medical Attention
During Stone Sour's Aug. 26 encore, a concertgoer suffered an apparent medical emergency, causing frontman Corey Taylor to stop 'Gone Sovereign' mid-song.
Chris Cornell’s Brother Condemns Conspiracy Theories Surrounding Soundgarden Frontman’s De…
Peter Cornell addressed the 'conspiracy theories and absurd conjecture' that has been shared online relating to Chris Cornell's suicide.
Avenged Sevenfold Unveil Cover of the Beach Boys’ ‘God Only Knows’
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Tobias Forge Officially Reveals Himself as Ghost’s Papa Emeritus
The day has finally come… Tobias Forge has publicly revealed himself as Ghost frontman Papa Emeritus.
Corey Taylor: Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell Were Not Cowards
Corey Taylor spoke out against those who’ve been calling Soundgarden’s Chris Cornell and Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington 'cowards' for committing suicide.
Aaron Lewis: The Staind Touring Machine Will Never Exist Again
With Staind's onstage reunion, fans are wondering if the band may start touring, but according to Aaron Lewis, a full-fledged Staind tour will never happen.
Pantera’s Rex Brown: Vinnie Paul Won’t Speak to Me or Philip Anselmo
Rex Brown has further elaborated on the current relationship between Pantera’s surviving band members.
Westboro Baptist Church Protests Warped Tour, Bands Get the Last Laugh
A bunch of musicians crashed the protest, trolling the religious group with man-on-man makeout sessions and 'F—k the Westboro Baptist Church' shirts.