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Kings Of Leon's Costly Tour Cancellation

3rd August 2011

Kings of Leon's cancelled US tour could cost up to $15 million. The band pulled out of 29 scheduled dates...

Metallica Marking 30th Anniversary With Special Concerts

28th July 2011

Heavy metal band Metallica are set to celebrate their 30th anniversary with a string of dates in San Francisco, California...

Metallica Unveil 30th Anniversary Shows

28th July 2011

Metallica will play four shows to celebrate their 30th anniversary.The 'Enter Sandman ' rockers are set to play a quartet...

James Hetfield Fence Dispute Leads To New Trail

19th July 2011

Metallica frontman James Hetfield has resolved a longrunning dispute with Californian authorities over his decision to block off a hiking...

Slipknot Close Sonisphere UK

11th July 2011

Slipknot closed Sonisphere festival in the UK with a "f***ing celebration" last night (10.07.11).The 'Wait and Bleed' group were determined...

Metallica And The Big 4 Open Soniphere

9th July 2011

Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth and Anthrax appeared on stage together in England last night (08.07.11). The 'Big 4' of heavy metal...

Justin Bieber And Dad Jeremy 'Bond' In Las Vegas

8th July 2011

Justin Bieber, the 17-year-old pop sensation, spent some quality time with his father Jeremy in Las Vegas recently, according to...

Metallica Gig Gets Go-ahead

29th June 2011

A concert by Metallica is to go ahead after the promoters resolved a dispute with authorities in Canada.The Enter Sandman...

Linkin Park Back In The Studio

21st June 2011

Linkin Park have started on the follow up to 'A Thousand Suns' with Rick Rubin. The 'Shadow of the Day'...

Metallica Record Album With Reed

16th June 2011

Heavy rockers Metallica have recorded an album with music veteran Lou Reed.The band performed with the Perfect Day hitmaker during...

Metallica Record Album With Lou Reed

16th June 2011

Metallica have recorded an album with Lou Reed. The unlikely pairing of the metal band and the avant-garde former Velvet...

Iron Maiden 'Better' Than Metallica

8th June 2011

Iron Maiden believe they are better than Metallica. Brue Dickinson - frontman with the 'Two Minutes to Midnight' group -...

Fascinating Fact 11544

3rd June 2011

Peter Mensch, who co-manages acts like Metallica and the Red Hot Chili Peppers has wed British Conservative Party Member of...

Metallica Named Most Influential Band

1st June 2011

Metallica have been voted the best rock group of the last 30 years. The 'All Nightmare Long' group topped the...

James Hetfield Honoured At His High School

30th May 2011

Metallica star James Hetfield has been inducted into the Hall Of Fame at his former high school in California.The guitarist/vocalist...

Metallica Overwhelmed By New Album Material

4th May 2011

Metallica have "two and a half years" of material to sift through before they make their next album.Lars Ulrich -...

Metallica To Work With Rick Rubin On Next Album

26th April 2011

Metallica will work with "zen guru" Rick Rubin on their next album. The heavy metal group made their most well...

Metallica Close 'The Big 4'

24th April 2011

Metallica wowed fans this weekend with a historic uniting of the most significant bands in heavy metal. Metallica took the...

Metallica Won Over By Gordon-levitt's Hesher Performance

22nd April 2011

Actor Joseph Gordon-levitt's portrayal of a troubled heavy metal fan in new film Hesher reminded Metallica so much of tragic...

Nirvana Fans Most Likely To Have Sex On A First Date

12th April 2011

Fans of Nirvana and Metallica are most likely to have sex on a first date, according to a quirky new...

Bad Religion Added To Sonisphere Festival

11th April 2011

Bad Religion and Cavalera Conspiracy are among 28 acts added to the bill for Sonisphere festival.The bands will join headliners...

Metallica Lawyer Warns Fans About Concert Film

24th March 2011

A lawyer for Metallica has warned fans about unauthorised concert footage allegedly set to go on sale, insisting the band...

Fascinating Fact 11053

9th March 2011

A charity founded in memory of late rocker Ronnie James Dio is selling off guitars painted by elephants to raise...

Download Festival Snubbed 'Boring' Metallica

4th March 2011

The organisers of Britain's Download Festival decided against booking Metallica as this year's (11) headline act because they are convinced...

Limp Bizkit Added To Sonisphere UK Line Up

14th February 2011

Limp Bizkit have been added to the line-up of this year's Sonisphere music festival.The 'Rollin' rockers - who were one...

Ulrich Sued By Former Assistant

10th February 2011

METALLICA star LARS ULRICH has been hit with a lawsuit from his former personal assistant, alleging he failed to pay...

Hammett Pays Tribute To Guitar Hero Moore

10th February 2011

METALLICA star KIRK HAMMETT has added his tribute to late THIN LIZZY star GARY MOORE by calling the editors of...

Metallica Explain Single Us Big Four Date

26th January 2011

Metallica will only play one US date on their Big Four tour because they don't want to "overstay" their welcome....

Metallica To Headline One-day Only Metal Extravaganza

26th January 2011

METALLICA, the American rock band who have sold more than 85 million records worldwide, have announced plans to headline a...

Big Four Regroup For California Desert Show

25th January 2011

METALLICA, SLAYER, MEGADETH and ANTHRAX are teaming up again for one U.S. Big Four date on the site of the...