Metallica has joined the growing list of acts for the upcoming Rock in Rio USA fest, scheduled to take place next year in Las Vegas. The two weekend fest goes down May 8 to 9 and 15 to 16. Other acts to perform include Taylor Swift, Linkin Park, No Doubt, John Legend and Deftones. Rumors abound that Bruce Springsteen will be added to the bill.
Black Sabbath Planning Final Album And Tour
Black Sabbath have announced that they are prepping for the band's final album and tour. Fronter Ozzy Osbourne dished to Classic Rock magazine, "The whole Sabbath experience this time around was great." "We all made friends . . . we all knew that we had a job to do, and we did it. It was a lot of fun. So we're going to do one more album, and a final tour."
Chris Cornell Joins Tom Morello For Partial Audioslave Reunion For Benefit Show
Chris Cornell reunited with former Audioslave bandmate Tom Morello for an appearance at Seattle's El Corazon on Friday, September 26. The event was a benefit for Now, an organization that fights to raise the minimum wage locally. Together Cornell and Morello played their 2002 hit "I Am a Highway," along with several other cuts including "Doesn't Remind Me."