Rammstein to Release New Single

On Thursday New Rammstein Release Coming Next Month was a top story. Rammstein have announced the November 11th release of "Mein Land," the first single from the Rammstein retrospective Made In Germany1995-2011.

The "Mein Land" single will be available as a four-track release via iTunes with an unreleased song, "Vergiss Uns Nicht," as well as remixes from BossHoss and Mogwai accompanied by the Jonas Akerlund directed video for "Mein Land" and a digital booklet. The Amazon version will be "Mein Land" and the two remixes. The video for "Mein Land" will premiere on on Nov. 11.


Rush to Release Sectors Box Set

UMe have set a November 21, 2011 released date for Rush Sector box sets consisting of three separate six-disc box sets which together spans their entire historic Mercury Records recording career. Each "Sector" contains five of their 15 Mercury albums in chronological order, all transferred to high resolution 96kHz/24-bit audio and digitally remastered for optimal quality.


Corey Taylor Schedules Tour Dates

The idea for the tour sprang from an intimate set of UK gigs that Taylor recently played to launch his bestselling book Seven Deadly Sins, as well as his speaking engagement at Oxford University this summer.

Taylor will perform originals and some choice covers acoustically; will read selections from the book; and take questions from the audience. Billed as "An Evening With Corey Taylor," these shows will be a rare opportunity for many fans to interact with Taylor in this intimate a setting, and vice versa.


Kid Rock Plans Club Tour

Kid Rock has been giving back for years, so it’s no surprise the rocker is stepping up to help some U.S. cities struggling in the current economic climate.

Rock has assembled a team of Detroit business leaders to show support for other cities in need, and to show that the Motor City, while experiencing its own difficulties, still has the power to unite to help others around the country.

Kid Rock, in association with his partners, will donate money to local charities, causes and individuals via the Kid Rock Foundation, along every stop of his “Underplay” club tour.


Slash Readies 20 Songs for Next CD

Slash has almost 20 songs ready for next album.
The guitarist has been working on songs for his second solo album for some time, and now we’re hearing he has a wealth of material to choose from for the upcoming recording sessions.

On his blog this week, bassist Todd Kerns shares some details on Slash’s project.


Aerosmith's Rocks 35th Anniversary

Aerosmith will mark the 35th anniversary of their 1976 classic, “Rocks,” next month with a special reissue.

Sony Japan have announced a November 2nd release date for the 35 Anniversary Commemorative Edition of “Rocks.” The two-CD set will feature the entire album, plus assorted rarities and live tracks from the era. More details are expected soon.

The release comes weeks before Aerosmith play an 8-show run in Japan, starting November 22 in Kanazawa.


Guns N Roses Confirm More Tour Dates

Guns N’ Roses confirmed a US tour about ten days ago, providing a list of the 30 cities where the band will play this fall.

At the time of the initial announcement, info for only 7 of the shows were confirmed; now, GNR have filled in details for 10 more of the dates, including stops in Houston, Omaha, Chicago and East Rutherford, NJ, among others.

Four other cities are still listed on the schedule as TBA, which leaves 9 dates still to be announced in the near future.