GoldieBlox recently apologized for their usage of the Beastie Boys' 'Girls' in a promo for their line of toys for girls, but the band is not buying it. According to the New York Times, the band has followed through on plans to file suit against the toy company after the company first took legal action against them.
It's been a banner year for Pearl Jam, who released the stellar new album 'Lightning Bolt' in October. Now, Loudwire, Noisecreep, Ultimate Classic Rock and Diffuser are teaming up to offer one lucky fan the chance to win a Pearl Jam branded skate deck.
The Foo Fighters have been known for playing surprise shows, usually in the Los Angeles, as they get ready for major promotion. The band had already announced two live dates later this month in Mexico City, presumably the beginning of the support their next studio album, but Monday night (Dec. 9) found them playing a venue considerably smaller than their upcoming Foro Sol stadium gigs.
Emilie Autumn recently wowed Los Angeles fans at Rob Zombie's Great American Nightmare and she took her stage theatrics back to Tinsel Town Monday night (Dec. 9) at the Troubadour. The world-class violinist's stage show has evolved into a full-on theatrical production, based around the adventures of a wayward Victorian girl and her cohorts as they deal with life as inmates in an asylum.
It's been a banner year for Pop Evil, who earned their first chart-topper of their career with the hit single 'Trenches.' Now the song that fans have come to love is getting a fresh spin courtesy of rap icon, Darryl 'DMC' McDaniels, famously of hip-hop pioneers Run-DMC. The band turned over their song to DMC, and Loudwire is now bringing you the exclusive premiere of his 'Trenches' remix, which appears on the new super deluxe edition of Pop Evil's 'Onyx' album.
Metal may not get the wealth of recognition that other genres receive, but the big category that every metalhead music fan should be paying attention to is the Best Metal Performance category. The nominees for the 2014 Grammy Awards were just announced and there's a diverse group of acts populating the category.