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Green Day Goes Retro for X-Kid

Posted by on Dec 23, 2012 | 0 comments

Green Day Goes Retro for X-Kid

Green Day apparently misses a simpler, more analog time, judging by their new video for “X-Kid,” a song from the band’s trilogy-closing album ¡Tré! There’s not a lot to look at: the band presses play on a tape and lets it roll. WATCH   Source:...

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Ministry Guitarist Mike Scaccia Dies After Onstage Collapse

Posted by on Dec 23, 2012 | 0 comments

Ministry Guitarist Mike Scaccia Dies After Onstage Collapse

Mike Scaccia, the guitarist for Ministry and Rigor Mortis, died on Saturday night at the age of 47. Scaccia was performing onstage at the Rail Club in Fort Worth, Texas, as part of a 50th birthday celebration for Rigor Mortis singer Bruce Corbitt, when he collapsed. Shortly afterwards, he was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Scaccia appeared on recordings by a host of Ministry...

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Perry X-mas: FREE Jane’s Album, Perry-signed Book AND Tequila?

Posted by on Dec 3, 2012 | 0 comments

Perry X-mas:  FREE Jane’s Album, Perry-signed Book AND Tequila?

LISTEN UP JANE’S ADDICTION & TEQUILA FANS! In celebration of Dobel Tequila and Perry Farrell’s partnership, we are giving one lucky U.S. reader a Perry Farrell signed bottle of Dobel Tequila and a special edition photography book from legendary music industry photographer Danny Clinch featuring amazing photographs shot at the inaugural Lollapalooza Festival in Sao Paolo, Brazil with Perry...

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Killers Holiday Tune For Charity

Posted by on Dec 1, 2012 | 0 comments

Killers Holiday Tune For Charity

Here for their annual Christmas single, are The Killers! The band recorded “I Feel It in My Bones” featuring Ryan Pardey on vocals, on a day off during their U.K. tour. The Killers will release “I Feel It in My Bones” on December 4th on iTunes. All sales from the song will benefit RED,  a charity to fight HIV. Hear it HERE!  ...

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Chicago Concert Scene Heats Up

Posted by on Dec 1, 2012 | 0 comments

Chicago Concert Scene Heats Up

Have you heard about the amazing concerts and events happening in Chicago in the coming days and weeks?  A pretty solid lineup:         Of Monsters and Men:  The Riviera, December 16   SOLD OUT (Where there’s a will there’s a way:  Stubhub tix HERE) Of Monsters and Men:  The Riviera, December 17   SOLD OUT (Where there’s a will there’s a way:  Stubhub...

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Green Day to Premiere ¡Quatro! Highlights

Posted by on Nov 25, 2012 | 0 comments

Green Day to Premiere ¡Quatro! Highlights

¡Quatro! pulls back the curtain and takes fans inside the world of Green Day, from the various spontaneous live performances in select cities across the U.S. to the chronicling of their creative process while conceptualizing and recording their current trilogy of albums: Green Day ¡Uno!, Green Day ¡Dos!, Green Day ¡Tré! ¡Quatro! will premiere on VH1 on Wednesday, November 28th, followed by...

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