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Evanescence’s Amy Lee: ‘For the First Time in 13 Years, I Am a Free and Independent Artist’

In the very beginning of 2014, news broke that Evanescence singer Amy Lee was suing Wind-up Records for $1.5 million in unpaid royalties, along with other allegations. However, it seems like part of Lee's struggle with Wind-up has come to an end, as the rock vixen just announced that she is finally a "free and independent artist."

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Nirvana Fan Aims to Turn Kurt Cobain’s Childhood Home Into Memorial Museum

An incredibly ambitious project has been undertaken by a Nirvana fan from Portland, Oregon. Journalist Jaime Dunkle recently discovered that late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain's childhood home was on the market, and with this discovery, Dunkle began an effort to purchase the house and turn it into a museum.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: NHL’s San Jose Sharks Do Something Nice for Ailing Fan [Video]

On Tuesday night when the San Jose Sharks took the ice, they had a new player skating out with them: 17-year-old Sam Tageson.

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Iggy Pop and New Order Cover Joy Division [Video]

Iggy Pop joined a couple of New Order members onstage last night in New York and played a couple of classic songs by Joy Division, the band that spawned New Order.

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Motorhead Launches Special Cruise

More details have been unveiled for Motorhead's inaugural 'MotorBoat Cruise' that also features Megadeth, AnthraxZakk Wylde, Danko Jones, Fireball Ministry, Wilson, comedian Jim Breuer and much, much more.

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Arizona Diamondbacks Selling Mega-Stuffed $25 Corn Dog

If you think ticket prices for pro sporting events are spiraling out of control, then wait until you hear about the cost of the food.

The Arizona Diamondbacks have unveiled the new D-Bat Dog, which fans can bu

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Black Flag Announce 2014 ‘Victimology’ North American Tour

Although Black Flag have been entrenched with lawsuits and changes in band members, the punk legends have just announced their 2014 'Victimology' North American tour. Opening for the band will be Black Flag guitarist Greg Ginn's experimental act HOR and Brooklyn punk duo Cinema Cinema.

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Chevelle Releases New Song ‘Hunter Eats Hunter’

Chevelle are still a few weeks away from releasing their 'La Gargola' album, but it's shaping up to be a killer record. The band has already released their rapidly rising single, 'Take Out the Gunman,' and now they're giving fans a taste of a new track called 'Hunter Eats Hunter.'

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Agalloch Debut Hypnotic Track ‘Celestial Effigy’

American blackened progressive metal titans Agalloch have just unleashed the first track off their upcoming fifth full-length, 'The Serpent & The Sphere.' The acclaimed metal act has released some brilliant material in the past, and if 'Celestial Effigy' is any indication of what to expect from Agalloch's next album, we've got a fantastic collection of tunes coming our way.

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Down Unveils ‘We Knew Him Well’ [Video]

Down have been lying in wait and now we're getting our first taste of their upcoming 'Down IV - Part Two' EP. The group has unveiled the new song 'We Knew Him Well' from the disc and fans can take a listen to the track in the player below.

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GWAR Announce Date for 5th Annual GWAR-B-Q

Intergalactic metal overlords GWAR have just announced their 5th annual GWAR-B-Q! The yearly fest of metal music mixed with the gluttonous consumption of flesh will be held on Aug. 16 at Hadad's Water Park in Richmond, Va.

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Metallica Unleashes Studio Demo Version of New Song ‘Lords of Summer’

Metallica fans around the world rejoiced on March 16 as the legendary rock band unveiled their first new song since the 'Beyond Magnetic' EP was released in 2011. 'Lords of Summer' debuted in Bogota, Colombia as the sixth song in the band's set. Now, just a few days later, fans have been blessed with not only the opportunity to own the live performance but also the 'Garage Demo Version' of 'Lords of Summer' (listen above) straight from Metallica themselves.

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