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Nickelback’s Mike Kroeger Talks Current Tour, ‘This Means War’ + More

Nickelback bassist Mike Kroeger was the special guest with host Mike ‘Sandman’ Sanders on Loudwire Radio this past weekend. Kroeger talked about the band’s current tour with Bush, Seether and My Darkest Days, as well as a number of other

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Billy Corgan Reveals Details on New Smashing Pumpkins Album ‘Oceania’

The Smashing Pumpkins, well more specifically Billy Corgan, have seen it all in the band’s 24-year existence. From earth-shattering success to bitter breakups, Corgan has weathered the storm longer than most of his peers. With a new Pumpkins album entitled ‘Oceania’ on the horizon, the musician has shed some light on the disc.

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com
Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com
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Chevelle Frontman Pete Loeffler Dishes on Hot Rods, ‘Hats Off to the Bull’ + More

Loudwire Radio, hosted by Mike ‘Sandman’ Sanders, will feature an interview with Chevelle frontman Pete Loeffler on this weekend’s show. In the interview, Loeffler talks about the origins of the band’s name, their new album ‘Hats Off to the Bull,’ Chevelle’s tour plans and more. Check out the full transcript below, and be sure to tune in to Loudwire Radio over the air or online this weekend.

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Marilyn Manson -- Official Site
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Marilyn Manson: ‘Born Villain’ Is My Comeback

Forty minutes with Marilyn Manson. That is the amount of time we spoke with the rock icon during a recent phone interview. As always, Manson provided a thoughtful and unique insight on topics such as his new album, ‘Born Villain,’ his role in ‘Bowling for Columbine,’ the recently released West Memphis Three and most intriguingly, himself.

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com
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Mark Tremonti Dishes on Creed, Alter Bridge, Solo Album + More

The first time most of us heard about Mark Tremonti, he was heading up post-grunge behemoths Creed, touring the country and playing bread-and-butter rock hits such as ‘My Own Prison,’ ‘Torn’ and ‘What’s This Life For?’ That was in the late-‘90s and early-‘00s, and Creed have since gone on to become multiplatinum rock sensations.

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Dave Kim, WGRD
Dave Kim, WGRD
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Black Keys’ Patrick Carney Discusses Road Life, Spotify Vs iTunes, Mixtapes + More

The overdue rise of The Black Keys in the last couple of years has elevated them to arena rock status. Earlier this month the Akron, OH duo embarked on their biggest tour so far, bringing along English indie rockers Arctic Monkeys as support. We caught up with Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney before their show in Grand Rapids, MI to talk about the tour, possessive fans, his disdain for Spotify’s Sean Parker and more.

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Kristian Dowling, Getty Images
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Korn’s Jonathan Davis Says Dubstep is Harder to Produce than Rock

Jonathan Davis has been busy in the recording studio creating music as his DJ alter ego, J Devil. In a recent interview with ARTISTDirect.com, Davis gave fans an update on his progress.

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Five Finger Death Punch’s Drummer Talks New Material and ‘Remember Everything’ [AUDIO/VIDEO]

Five Finger Death Punch continues to be a dominating force in the rock world after their single, Remember Everything, captured the No. 3 slot on the charts this week.

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Korn’s James ‘Munky’ Shaffer Gives Details About New Album

Even though Korn is on the road right now in support of their new album, The Path to Totality, James "Munky" Shaffer said the band is already thinking about its next release. “With our next record, we're probably going to use all the elements that we've learned ,” Shaffer told SoundSpike.com.

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Bush Performs ‘The Sound of Winter’ for Rolling Stone Interview [VIDEO]

Bush stopped by the Rolling Stone studio in September to perform The Sound of Winter from their album, The Sea of Memories. After the set, Gavin Rossdale explained how he and the band got back together after a lengthy hiatus, and why they decided to go with an indie label for their new record.

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Dave Grohl Gives his Opinion on ‘American Idol’ and ‘The Voice’

So I did happen to catch the special edition of American Idol last night, only because it came on right after the NFC Championship game, and it quickly reminded me why I am not a fan of reality TV shows like that one.  It looks like Dave Grohl and I are on the same page when it comes to singing competitons.

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