Sunday, April 21st
The bassist of mainstream rock band 3 Doors Down, Robert Todd Harrell, 41, was charged with vehicular homicide on Friday night, after driving in Nashville under the influence of hard cider, Xanax, oxycodone, oxymorphone and Lortab. Harrell's car clipped the pick-up truck of Paul Howard Shoulders, which was sent down an embankment. At the time, Shoulders wasn't wearing his seatbelt, so he was ejected from his car, killing him instantly.
Wednesday, January 9th
Three Days Grace frontman Adam Gontier has officially resigned from the band and been replaced by My Darkest Days singer Matt Walst, brother of Three Days Grace bassist Brad Walst. Gontier cited his reason for leaving as a health issue, though specific medical details have yet to surface. This news appears weeks before their co-headlining tour with Shinedown which begins in Moline, Illinois on February 1. Walst will perform as frontman of Three Days Grace for the tour.
The news also follows the departure of My Darkest Days’ guitarist Sal Costa, leaving the band’s immediate future in question.
Three Days Grace has posted Walst renditions of Three Days Grace songs on the band’s Soundcloud, threedaysgraceofficial, including the track “Chalk Outline” and the band’s most recent single from their Transit of Venus album, “The High Road.”
Sunday, August 19th
The wait is over!
Canadian hard rock band Nickelback have released the exclusive video for their latest single, "Trying Not to Love You". The song is the fifth single released from their most recent studio outing, Here and Now, which was released late last year.
Watch the video here:
Monday, August 13th
Three Days Grace has released the official lyric video of their new song "Chalk Outline".
The song will appear on the band's upcoming album "Transit of Venus" that is set to
be released on October 2nd of this year.
The video can be watched through the band's official VEVO account on YouTube here:
Tuesday, June 5th
Three Days Grace have announced today that their fourth studio album Transit of Venus will be released on October 2nd, coinciding with the same day Venus will make its visible transit across the sun.
Monday, June 4th
American rock band Hoobastank have released their song called "This is Gonna Hurt". The song is the first single to be taken from their upcoming album "Fight or Flight", which will be released on July 31st via Island Records.
Friday, April 20th
The greatest band ever, Nickelback, is slated to perform at the 2012 National Hockey League awards on June 20th at the Encore Theater in Las Vegas. Nickelback first played the gig in 2002 which helped launch them into the mainstream rock scene a decade ago.
"Nickelback's performance is part of a strategic promotional alliance between the League and the band. The partnership also calls for the integration of Nickelback's music into highlight reels during the upcoming Stanley Cup Conference Finals and promotion of the NHL on Nickelback's digital and social media platforms."
This past year, football fans denounced a decision by the NFL to have Nickelback perform during halftime at the Superbowl, even creating an entire online movement demanding the group not perform. Unfortunately for hockey fans, the NHL never got the memo.
Thursday, March 22nd
Canadian rockers Nickelback have premiered the official music video for the song "Lullaby"
at VH1.com. "Lullaby" is the fourth single from the band's latest studio album, Here and
Now, which was released late last year.
See the video here:
Thursday, January 26th
American metal act Evanescence have posted the music video for their new single "My Heart Is Broken". The single is taken from their self-titled album released on October 7, 2011.
Thursday, January 12th
Nickelback's Live Nation-produced "Here & Now Tour 2012" announced its tour dates today. Beginning on April 10th, the tour will start making a 39-date trek throughout North America, with dates confirmed through to June 26th. BUSH, Seether and My Darkest Days will be supporting Nickelback on all tour dates.
The Nickelback Here and Now Tour is, well...here and now.
Nickelback 2012 North American Tour Dates
April 10, 2012 Moline, IL - i wireless Center
April 12, 2012 Grand Rapids, MI - Van Andel Arena
April 14, 2012 Detroit, MI - Joe Louis Arena
April 15, 2012 Columbus, OH - Schottenstein Center
April 19, 2012 New York, NY - Madison Square Garden
April 21, 2012 Montreal, PQ - Bell Centre
April 22, 2012 Toronto, ON - Air Canada Centre
April 24, 2012 Philadelphia, PA - Wells Fargo Center
April 25, 2012 Pittsburgh, PA - Consol Energy Center
April 27, 2012 Hartford, CT - XL Center
April 28, 2012 Worce ...more
Monday, November 28th
Aux Labs has developed a plug-in for Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome that will allow users to install "Nickelblock," a filter that will erase any mention of Nickelback from your browser. So for all of you hardcore Nickelback haters, Christmas came early.
Tuesday, November 22nd
Canadian rock band Nickelback have released a video that addresses the recent petition by Detroit Lions fans to not let them play during the halftime show for the Thanksgiving game. To date, over 55,000 fans have signed the petition.
Watch it here:
Sunday, November 6th
Supporters of the Detroit Lions football team opened an online petition in protest of a possible Nickelback performance. They are scheduled to perform in their Thanksgiving day game against the Green Bay Packers.
At the time of this writing there are 39,857 signatures. One petitioner wrote, "I'd rather drink bleach than listen to Nickelback and have them associated with Detroit."
Thursday, November 3rd
Canadian rock band Nickelback have released the official video for their latest single, "When We Stand Together" on VH1.com. "When We Stand Together" is taken from their upcoming album Here and Now, which is scheduled to be released this November 21st.
See the video here:
Saturday, October 1st
Nickelback have released the full track listing for their upcoming album Here and
Now, which will be released Monday, November 21.
Here and Now full track listing:
1. This Means War
2. Bottoms Up
3. When We Stand Together
4. Midnight Queen
5. Gotta Get Me Some
7. Kiss It Goodbye
8. Trying Not To Love You
9. Holding On To Heaven
10. Everything I Wanna Do
11. Don't Ever Let It End
The band has already released two singles from Here and Now already - "Bottoms Up"
and "When We Stand Together" - both of which you can hear on the band's website
Friday, September 23rd
Canadian rock outfit Nickelback are streaming the first two singles from their upcoming album Here And Now on their official website. "When We Stand Together" and "Bottoms Up" can be listened to here:
Here And Now is due out on November 21.
Tuesday, September 20th
Daughtry have posted 'Drown in You,' their contribution to the forthcoming Batman: Arkham City video game soundtrack, at E! Online.
Batman: Arkham City tracklist:
1. Panic! At The Disco - Mercenary
2. Coheed and Cambria - Deranged
3. The Duke Spirit - Creature
4. Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - Shadow On The Run
5. Blaqk Audio - Afterdark
6. The Raveonettes - Oh, Stranger
7. (Crosses) - The Years
8. The Damned Things - Trophy Widow
9. Daughtry - Drown In You
10. The Boxer Rebellion - Losing You
11. Serj Tankian - Total Paranoia
Thursday, September 8th
Canadian rock band Nickelback have announced that their next album, entitled Here and Now, will be released on November 21, 2011. The first singles, "Bottoms Up" and "When We Stand Together" will ship to rock and pop radio respectively on September 26th, 2011.
A countdown to the album release date can be seen on the band's website:
Thursday, August 18th
Puddle of Mudd have posted their new single, a cover of the Rolling Stones' 'Gimme Shelter,' on Soundcloud.
'Gimme Shelter' is taken from the band's forthcoming covers album, (Re)discover, which is scheduled for release on August 30.
Monday, August 8th
Evanescence's lead single "What You Want" from band's upcoming self-titled album which is set to be released on 11th October, 2011 has been posted on youtube.
Thursday, June 23rd
Evanescence front woman Amy Lee has announced that the band will release their self-titled album on October 4th. The album was produced by Nick Raskulinecz.
Regarding the upcoming album Amy Lee said:
There's a huge body of work right now, 16 songs, and obviously not all of them can be on the record, and that's going to be a heartbreaking moment. But, for me, when I listen to them, it's a journey," she said. "It takes you on an emotional ride ... it takes you to a lot of different places, emotionally. It makes me feel really happy, because even the songs that are desperate, like, those desperate feelings were turned into something beautiful and productive and great. There's songs that are painful, but listening to them makes me feel so good, because I took that pain and made it out of it by using music as an outlet and turning it into something great, moving on with my life, being productive instead ...more
Tuesday, April 12th
3 Doors Down will release their fifth album, Time of my Life on July 19.
The video for the album's lead single, 'When You're Young,' has been posted on Youtube.
Friday, February 25th
Rock band Econoline Line have sued Nickelback for copyright infringement after discovering that Nickelback's 2003 single "Figured You Out" bore quite a resemblance to Econoline's 1997 song "All That You Are."
Saturday, January 29th
Not for the first time, the Johnny Borrell-led band Razorlight have changed their lineup.
Founding members Bjorn Agren and Carl Dalemo have left, being replaced by Freddie Stitz and Gus Robertson. This leaves Borrell as the only original member of the quartet.
The change came following "unproductive eary recording sessions for a new album late last year".
Monday, January 17th
3 Doors Down's new single, 'When You're Young', can now be streamed online. The song is taken from the band's upcoming album, Time of My Life, which is due to be released sometime later this year.
Friday, December 10th
Nickleback's 2008 effort bests new releases from Linkin Park, Disturbed, and Godsmack to become the best selling Rock album of 2010
Wednesday, September 1st
For the first time since his departure from Evanescence in 2003 guitarist Ben Moody speaks out about the relationship he had with Amy Lee, the band, and what lead to his departure.
The post can be viewed here:
Monday, August 16th
American Hi-Fi's new album, Fight the Frequency, can now be streamed online in its entirety.
Friday, July 30th
California hard rockers Trapt will release No Apologies on October 12.
The video for lead single 'Sound Off' can be seen on the band's Facebook page.
1. Sound Off
2. Drama Queen
4. Get Up
5. No Apologies
7. Beautiful Scar
8. Are You With Me
9. The Wind
12. Head Up
Tuesday, April 27th
We Are The Fallen will tour North America and the European festival circuit throughout the spring and early summer.
4/27/10 Gothic Theatre Englewood, CO*
4/29/10 House of Blues Dallas, TX*
4/30/10 House of Blues Houston, TX*
5/2/10 House of Blues Orlando, FL*
5/3/10 Center Stage Atlanta, GA*
5/4/10 House Of Blues North Myrtle Beach, SC*
5/7/10 Irving Plaza New York, NY*
5/8/10 Irving Plaza New York, NY*
5/9/10 I ...more