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AWOLNATION reveals title of next album

AWOLNATION reveals title of next album

Two Twenty Five MusicAWOLNATION’s next album officially has a title.The fifth studio effort from the “Sail” outfit is called The Phantom Five and is due out in the summer. In a Facebook post published Thursday, AWOLNATION teases that a new song from the record will be released the last week of May.The Phantom Five will be…read more »

Alex Van Halen auctioning off his personal collection of instruments and memorabilia

Alex Van Halen auctioning off his personal collection of instruments and memorabilia

Jason LaVeris/FilmMagicVan Halen drummer and co-founder Alex Van Halen is getting ready to part with instruments from his personal collection.Backstage Auctions just announced a new auction of The Alex Van Halen Collection, featuring over 350 lots filled with drum kits, snare drums, kick drums, cymbals, sticks, mallets and more. Those drum kits include Alex’s 5150 tour kit and…read more »

Surprise! Bring Me the Horizon’s ‘Post Human: NeX GEn’ album dropping Friday

Surprise! Bring Me the Horizon’s ‘Post Human: NeX GEn’ album dropping Friday

Sony Music Entertainment UK LimitedAfter several false starts and delays, Bring Me the Horizon’s Post Human: NeX GEn album is dropping in less than 24 hours.The 16-track collection drops Friday. It includes the previously released singles “Kool-Aid,” “DArkSide,” “LosT,” “sTraNgeRs,” “AmEN!” and “DiE4u.”You can watch a video game-themed teaser video via YouTube.NeX GEn is the…read more »

Van Halen’s ‘For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge’ getting expanded reissue

Van Halen’s ‘For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge’ getting expanded reissue

RhinoVan Halen’s ninth studio album, For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge, their third with frontman Sammy Hagar, is getting an expanded reissue from Rhino this summer. The reissue, dropping July 12, will include the remastered original album, along with an album of rarities and live tracks, including previously unreleased alternative versions of “Right Now” and “The Dream Is Over.” The…read more »

“The Reason” is you: Hoobastank’s breakout hit joins Spotify Billions Club

“The Reason” is you: Hoobastank’s breakout hit joins Spotify Billions Club

Island RecordsIf you’ve been rocking Hoobastank’s “The Reason” on Spotify, then the reason for their latest career milestone truly is you.”The Reason” has hit 1 billion Spotify streams, making it the first Hoobastank song to achieve that feat.”A billion is cool but a trillion would be awesome!” frontman Doug Robb says in a statement. “All…read more »

Helmet announces 30th anniversary vinyl reissue of ’Betty’

Helmet announces 30th anniversary vinyl reissue of ’Betty’

Interscope RecordsHelmet has announced a 30th anniversary vinyl reissue of their 1994 album, Betty.The two-LP set will be released June 1 as part of the Interscope Vinyl Collective subscription service and was pressed at Jack White’s Third Man Records in Detroit. It includes five bonus track, as well as a message from frontman Page Hamilton…read more »

Limp Bizkit shares 17-minute tour promo video featuring Corey Feldman & more

Limp Bizkit shares 17-minute tour promo video featuring Corey Feldman & more

Jim Dyson/Getty ImagesYou can’t accuse Limp Bizkit of skimping on their promotional duties.Ahead of their upcoming U.S. Loserville tour, the “Break Stuff” outfit has shared a 17-minute video advertising the trek, featuring frontman Fred Durst and guitarist Wes Borland, as well as openers Bones and Eddy Baker, N8NOFACE, Riff Raff, and the one and only…read more »