The first dates for Fuel’s 2012 tour have been confirmed and are listed here.
Wayne Static will team with Polkadot Cadaver and The Agonist in January for a tour, click here for dates.
Korn are now streaming their ‘The Path of Totality‘ album release party at the Palladium in Los Angeles here. The stream will be online for 72 hours.
Trent Reznor will begin writing for a new Nine Inch Nails album next year according to a recent interview with BBC Radio. Additional details will be revealed in the coming months.
Taproot have entered the studio to begin work on the follow-up to 2010′s ‘Plead the Fifth‘ with producer Tim Patalan. A spring release is expected.
The band will be on tour in January, confirmed dates are listed here.
Evans Blue have debuted a new track, “Halo”, at this location. The track will be available on iTunes Tuesday.
Civil Twilight’s new single “Fire Escape” is streaming on their website. Their new album is due on March 13th.
The reissue of the Smashing Pumpkins’ ‘Siamese Dream‘ has debuted at No. 110 selling 8,300 copies. ‘Gish‘ debuted at No. 146 with 6,200 copies sold.
Nickelback slipped to No. 5 with 78,000 copies of ‘Here and Now‘ sold.
Daughtry’s ‘Break the Spell‘ is down to No. 14 selling 39,000 copies sold.
James Durbin’s debut album ‘Memories of a Beautiful Diaster‘ is No. 87 this week with 11,000 copies sold.
Other albums in the Top 200 include:
No. 83 Evanescence – ‘Evanescence‘
No. 95 Five Finger Death Punch – ‘American Capitalist‘
No. 119 Disturbed – ‘The Lost Children‘
No. 150 Red Hot Chili Peppers – ‘I’m With You‘
No. 175 Chris Cornell – ‘Songbook‘
No. 194 Foo Fighters – ‘Wasting Light‘
Overall sales fell 18% from last week and 13% from the same week last year. Year to dates sales are up 2% with 281.24 million albums sold.
Digital track sales are down 6% from last week and 2% from the same week last year. Year to date sales are up 9% at 1.04 billion tracks downloaded.
A new Downplay track titled “Hated You From Hello” has been released to iTunes. The track will be used during the WWE’s Slammy Awards on Monday, December 12th.
Freestate are offering a free download of “Home” on Google Music.
Their new album ‘Unify‘ can be purchased here.