Atreyu drummer to play first solo show

Atreyu drummer Brandon Saller will perform as a frontman for the first time as he plays his debut solo show on Jan. 14 at Chain Reaction in Anaheim, California. Saller will be performing his own songs with a backing band that includes Good Charlotte guitarist Billy Martin, Aquabats guitarist Ian Fowles and Dead Country drummer Jarrod Alexander.

Josh Klinghoffer is not the new guitarist for Red Hot Chili Peppers

Information is currently circling the web that needs clarification, regarding Josh Klinghoffer and Red Hot Chili Peppers. is currently undergoing a change of ownership, and in transferring data and relevant correspondence to the new owner, personal communications between Josh and Katrina (Cavadino, former editor of JKDN) were mistakenly sent out, leading to a story that should never have been run. Until official notice comes from the band or management, Josh’s role in the band is not confirmed and remains subject to speculation.

Soundgarden to reunite after 12-year break

Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell has announced that the band are officially reuniting. The band broke up in 1997. Cornell revealed in a tweet, “The 12 year break is over & school is back in session. Sign up now. Knights of the Soundtable ride again!” He also linked to a