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Skillet announces Texas drive-in shows

ABC Digital  ·  August 11, 2020

Credit: Chrissy NixSkillet has announced a pair of drive-in shows, taking place October 9-10 in Cedar Park, Texas. Tickets go on sale this Friday, August 14, at 10 a.m. local time, with various presales happening throughout the week. You can also purchase VIP packages that include front-row parking, a Q&A with the band, a custom […] Read More

Nickelback teases something new coming this Friday

ABC Digital  ·  August 10, 2020

Gary Miller/Getty ImagesSomething new from Nickelback is coming this week. On Monday, the Canadian rockers tweeted a photo of what certainly seems like an album or single cover, marked only with the band’s name printed against a red background. In the caption, they wrote this Friday’s date, August 14. Fans are speculating that a new […] Read More

Motionless in White shares new versions of past songs as part of 'Motion Picture Collection' project

ABC Digital  ·  August 10, 2020

Roadrunner RecordsMotionless in White has launched Motion Picture Collection, a new project giving a cinematic and orchestral makeover to the band’s songs. The first two entries in the series are updated recordings of “Another Life” and “Eternally Yours.” Each track also features a newly added guest vocalist: Kerli on “Another Life,” and Crystal Joilena on […] Read More

Stone Sour has "run its course for now," says Corey Taylor

ABC Digital  ·  August 10, 2020

Burak Cingi/RedfernsCorey Taylor is among the busiest people in rock, but he’s taking one project off his plate for the time being. During an interview on┬áThe Green Room with Neil Griffiths podcast, the Slipknot frontman revealed that his band Stone Sour has “run its course for now.” “We all talked as a band and decided […] Read More

Chris Jericho explains Fozzy's decision to play North and South Dakota shows over the weekend

ABC Digital  ·  August 10, 2020

Credit: David AllenFozzy frontman Chris Jericho has shared the band’s reasoning behind playing shows in North and South Dakota over the weekend. During his weekly Saturday Night Special livestream, Jericho explained that Fozzy went through with the shows due to the states’ comparatively low infection numbers — South Dakota reported 99 new cases on August […] Read More

Linkin Park relaunches website with retro 'Hybrid Theory'-themed browse

ABC Digital  ·  August 10, 2020

Warner RecordsLinkin Park has relaunched the band’s website in apparent preparation for the upcoming 20th anniversary of Hybrid Theory. If you go to, you’ll find a retro, 2000s-era web browser with a Hybrid Theory background that may fill you with nostalgia or make you feel very, very old. If you click on the icon […] Read More

Metallica recording new performance to screen at drive-in theaters

ABC Digital  ·  August 10, 2020

Credit: Ross HalfinNow we know what Metallica was rehearsing for. Last week, the metal legends shared a video of the four members playing together in the same room for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic began. Now, they’ve announced that they’ll be playing their first show of 2020. Of course, the concert won’t be […] Read More

Bada Bang Bang! James Gandolfini "loved" Green Day, according to 'Sopranos' co-star

ABC Digital  ·  August 7, 2020

Jason LaVeris/FilmMagicJames Gandolfini was apparently a big Green Day fan, according to his Sopranos co-star Michael Imperioli. This revelation surfaced after Imperioli posted a photo on his Instagram of himself alongside the late Gandolfini, who passed away in 2013 at age 51, signing a guitar for a charity auction. In the comments, a fan asked […] Read More

Tom Morello shares new solo song, "You Belong to Me"

ABC Digital  ·  August 7, 2020

Trixie Textor/Getty ImagesTom Morello has shared a new song called “You Belong to Me.” The Rage Against the Machine guitarist originally wrote the track for his acoustic-based solo project, The Nightwatchmen. You can download it now via Bandcamp. “You Belong to Me” is accompanied by a video directed by Morello, which reflects the songs lyrics […] Read More

Blink-182 teases release of new song, "Quarantine"

ABC Digital  ·  August 6, 2020

Daniel Knighton/Getty ImagesA new Blink-182 song will be released Friday — if the punk rockers keep their social media promise. On Wednesday, the trio published an Instagram post featuring the cover art to an upcoming single called “Quarantine.” In the caption, they wrote, “100 likes and we release this song Friday.” As of Thursday morning, […] Read More