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Terence Patrick/CBS ©2017 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights ReservedFoo Fighters hitched a ride with James Corden for Wednesday night's installment of "Carpool Karaoke" on The Late Late Show. Frontman Dave Grohl and bass player Nate Mendel explained how their first meeting with each other also involved a karaoke machine .

After singing the band's "All My Life" and "Best of You," Grohl and Mendel recalled the day they decided to form a band.

"The first time we jammed I was playing through a karaoke machine in your living room," says Nate. "Were you really?" Dave asked, before spotting the coincidence and yelling, "Full circle!"

"Learn to Fly" was the next song, followed by Grohl's gory recollection of the concert in Sweden during which he took a tumble off the stage, breaking his leg in two places.

"They're like, 'Your ankle's dislocated, we must put it back in right now,'" Grohl said in a mock Swedish accent.

"[They] put gauze in my mouth [and said] 'just bite on this,'" he recalled, imitating the horrifying sound his ankle made as it was being twisted into place.

"But my leg was broken too," he continues. "I'm like, 'Can I finish the show?' And this guy holding my ankle, he's like, 'Well, I have to hold your ankle in place.' And so, I was like, 'You've got to come up on stage.'"

Adds Grohl, "That was the best show we ever had."

After singing "The Sky Is a Neighborhood," from Foo Fighters' ninth and latest studio album, Concrete and Glass, the carpoolers slipped into a local Guitar Center, where Corden "auditioned" for the band -- first on the drums, then by taking lead vocals on Rick Astley's "Never Gonna Give You Up." Rick joined the group on stage for that song at their concert in London earlier this month.

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Strawberry-Blank Assassin Billy Corgan's forthcoming solo album Ogilala will soundtrack a silent film co-directed by the Smashing Pumpkins frontman. The film is titled Pillbox, and you can watch its trailer now on YouTube.

"I thought it was a different approach to listening to an album, to watch it in essence with a related, albeit non-linear, silent movie," the musician, who's going by the name William Patrick Corgan nowadays, says of Pillbox.

"Art is art," Corgan continues. "And together the two pieces create a work unto itself."

Screenings of Pillbox will be held October 5 in London, October 9 in Los Angeles, October 11 in Chicago and October 12 in New York City. Tickets will go on sale this Friday, September 22 via Ogilala.com.

Ogilala, produced by Rick Rubin, will be released October 13.

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Blackened RecordingsMetallica's upcoming Master of Puppets deluxe reissue includes a host of live tracks recorded during the band's tour in support of the iconic album. One of those recordings is a performance of the Ride the Lightning track "For Whom the Bell Tolls," live in Hampton, Virginia on August 3, 1986, which you can listen to now via NME.com.

The Hampton show was Metallica's last stop on Ozzy Osbourne's Ultimate Sin tour. During the "For Whom the Bell Tolls" performance, Kirk Hammett's guitar tech John Marshall played rhythm guitar because James Hetfield had broken his arm earlier that summer.

In addition to the actual performance, the recording captures Hetfield's pre-song banter, during which he introduces Marshall and encourages the crowd to cheer for bassist Cliff Burton. That part is especially heavy, given that Burton died just over a month later in a freak bus accident.

The Master of Puppets reissue will be released November 10.

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ABC/Randy HolmesProphets of Rage has premiered the video for their song "Hail to the Chief," a track from the rap-rock supergroup's self-titled debut album. The politically-charged clip is streaming now on YouTube.

As one might expect, the video is not kind to Donald Trump, showing Photoshopped pictures of the president giving the Nazi salute. But the real target is Vice President Mike Pence, who's portrayed as the shadowy puppetmaster behind the Trump administration.

The Prophets of Rage album, which features the single "Living on the 110," is out now. The band will hit a number of festivals this fall, including Louder than Life, Voodoo and Ozzfest, before heading to Europe in November.

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ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica's classic "One" is known as an anti-war song, but it soundtracks a whole lot of violence in the new trailer for The Punisher, the next Netflix Marvel series.

The Punisher follows former elite soldier Frank Castle, who uses his skills to mercilessly hunt down criminals of every stripe after his family is murdered. Jon Bernthal plays the eponymous anti-hero, who's in full force in the new trailer.

"One" appears on Metallica's 1988 album ...And Justice for All. The trailer also features what we're going to assume is a reference to Metallica's debut album, when the Punisher declares he's going to "kill 'em all."

The Punisher is set to debut on Netflix sometime this year.

Marvel is owned by Disney, the parent company of ABC News.

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Bob Berg/Getty ImagesNew Order and former bassist Peter Hook have settled their long-running lawsuit, which concerned disputes over royalties and the use of the New Order and Joy Division names.

"New Order announce that today, a full and final settlement has been reached in the long running disputes with their former bassist Peter Hook," the band says in a statement.

"The disputes were based upon Hook's use of various New Order and Joy Division assets on merchandising and in the promotion of shows by his new band, and the amount of money he receives from the use of the name New Order by his former colleagues since 2011," the statement continues. "The Joy Division and New Order names mean a great deal to so many of the fans, and the band felt it important to protect the legacy."

New Order was formed by Joy Division members Hook, Bernard Sumner and Stephen Morris in 1980 following the death of vocalist Ian Curtis. After breaking up for the second time in 2007, New Order reformed in 2011 without Hook.

"With these issues now dealt with, Bernard, Stephen and [keyboardist] Gillian [Gilbert] can continue to do what they do best, make music and perform live," New Order's statement concludes.

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ABC/Travis BellAs one of the biggest bands on the planet, Foo Fighters have come in contact with royalty on several occasions. For example, both Dave Grohl and drummer Taylor Hawkins have met England's Prince Harry, although they had very different experiences.

As Grohl tells BBC Breakfast, Harry was one of the first people to visit him after his surgery to repair his broken leg in 2015. Not only that, the Prince brought gifts.

"He brought me this little pillow to my iPad on while I was in recovery," Grohl says. "He is the sweetest. I owe you a text, Harry."

Harry also helped Hawkins recover from an ailment, albeit in a much less gentler way. Hawkins met the Prince backstage right before Foo Fighters were about to play a show, and the drummer was feeling the effects of jet lag.

"We were getting ready to walk on stage, and I was tired and so jet-lagged," Hawkins remembers. So what did Harry do? Slap him, of course.

"I was like 'what was that?'" Hawkins says. "It was great, it was funny."

"I wore that slap with pride," he adds.

In related Foo Fighters-in-the-U.K. news, the band headlined London's O2 Arena Tuesday night. Unfortunately, the show was marred by a bit of controversy -- the BBC reports that hundreds of fans were turned away from the venue because they bought tickets from secondary markets.

In a joint statement, Foo Fighters, the O2 and promoter SJM say they are "frustrated and saddened that despite their best efforts, tickets for last night's show at the O2 fell into the hands of unscrupulous secondary ticket agencies."

"Unfortunately, this meant a small number of fans purchasing bogus tickets from these unscrupulous outlets did not get into the sold out show," the statement reads.

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EXCLUSIVE: The moment Prince Harry met the Foo Fighters. The band tell Breakfast how their friendship with the Prince began with a bang. pic.twitter.com/SH57YZcf55

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Loma Vista RecordingsMarilyn Manson has premiered another track from his forthcoming album, Heaven Upside Down, a glam-esque stomper titled "KILL4ME." You can download the song now via digital platforms.

"KILL4ME" is the second Heaven Upside Down track Manson has shared, following the profane first single, "We Know Where You F****** Live." The album will arrive in full on October 6.

Manson will kick off a headlining tour in support of Heaven Upside Down September 27 in Silver Spring, Maryland.

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Courtesy Day for NightNine Inch Nails and Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke will headline the 2017 Day for Night festival, held December 15-17 in Houston, Texas.

The lineup also includes Phantogram, The xx's Jaime xx, St. Vincent and Solange. For the full lineup and ticket info, visit DayforNight.io.

A portion of the ticket proceeds will be donated to the Greater Houston Community Foundation in support of those affected by Hurricane Harvey.

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ABC/Randy HolmesAFI frontman Davey Havok has been named one of the Hottest Vegetarian Celebrities by peta2, animal rights organization PETA's youth division. The musician shares the title with Riverdale actress Madelaine Petsch.

Havok beat out a list of nominees that included Blink-182's Travis Barker, Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein of the Misfits, and Wu-Tang Clan rapper RZA.

Last year, Havok starred in a video for PETA, protesting the leather industry. He's also earned the Hottest Vegetarian Celebrity title multiple times.

Along with his animal rights work, Havok and AFI have spent much of their 2017 on tour in support of their new album, AFI (The Blood Album). He also teamed up with No Doubt's Tom Dumont, Tony Kanal and Adrian Young to release their debut album as Dreamcar.

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Roswell Records/RCA RecordsFoo Fighters are rocketing towards the top of the Billboard 200 thanks to their new album, Concrete and Gold. According to the publication, the latest effort from Dave Grohl and company is headed for a number-one debut on the chart with an estimated total of 120,000 equivalent album units.

Given their status as one of the biggest rock bands in the world, it's perhaps surprising that Foo Fighters have only topped the Billboard 200 once before in their career. They debuted at number one for the first time with the 2011 album Wasting Light. Still, every Foo album since their 1997 sophomore effort The Colour and the Shape has peaked in the Billboard 200's top 10.

Concrete and Gold, the ninth studio Foo Fighters album, includes the singles "Run" and "The Sky Is a Neighborhood." The disc features guest appearances from Paul McCartney, Justin Timberlake, Alison Mosshart of The Kills, and Shawn Stockman of Boyz II Men.

If you need even more Foo in your life, the band will appear in the latest installment of "Carpool Karaoke" on tonight's episode of The Late Late Show, airing at 12:37 a.m. ET on CBS.

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ABC/Randy HolmesChris Cornell will be posthumously honored for his philanthropic and humanitarian efforts at the L.A. Chefs for Human Rights benefit dinner, held September 25 at the Los Angeles restaurant Cassia. 

During his life, Cornell and his wife Vicky helped support vulnerable children around the world through their Chris and Vicky Cornell Foundation. Two months before his death, he released a new song called "The Promise," which he wrote for the film of the same name, about the Armenian genocide.

"We're deeply honored to celebrate the life-changing work Vicky and Chris have accomplished, and which she continues to carry on," says Kim Luu-Ng, human rights lawyer and co-owner of Cassia.

Vicky will accept the award on behalf of her late husband.

The L.A. Chefs for Human Rights dinner will raise money for the Program for Torture Victims, a rehabilitation program devoted to helping survivors of torture.

For more info, visit LA.ChefsforHumanRights.org.

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4ADThe National's new album, Sleep Well Beast, has moved up one spot on the Billboard 200 due to a revised sales count.

Billboard had originally reported that Sleep Well Beast moved 62,000 equivalent album units, 56,000 of which were traditional album sales, which was good enough for the number-three spot on the Billboard 200. However, updated data from Nielsen Music revealed that the album actually moved 64,000 units, 59,000 of which were traditional album sales. That figure now puts Sleep Well Beast at number two on the Billboard 200.

With its updated chart position, Sleep Well Beast is now The National's highest-charting album. The band previously peaked at number three on the Billboard 200 with 2013's Trouble Will Find Me, and 2010's High Violet.

The National will kick off a North American tour in support of Sleep Well Beast October 5 in Boston.

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BMGMorrissey has shared the first single from his forthcoming new solo album, Low in High School. The track is called "Spent the Day in Bed," and it's streaming along with a lyric video now on YouTube.

"Spent the Day in Bed" finds the ex-The Smiths frontman in typical Morrissey fashion, as he sings lyrics like, "I recommend that you stop watching the news/because the news contrives to frighten you."

Other track names on Low in High School include "The Girl from Tel-Aviv Who Wouldn't Kneel," "Who Will Protect Us from the Police?," and "Israel."

Along with the new song, Morrissey, who's now on Twitter, tweeted out a list of U.S. state abbreviations, implying that he'll be touring the U.S. in support of the album. The list includes Oregon, Washington, California, Arizona, Utah, Colorado, Missouri, Illinois, Michigan, Washington, D.C., New York, Pennsylvania, and Massachusetts.

Low in High School will be released November 17. Here's the track list:

"My Love, I'd Do Anything for You"
"I Wish You Lonely"     
"Jacky's Only Happy When She's Up on the Stage"    
"Home Is a Question Mark"
"Spent the Day in Bed"     
"I Bury the Living"
"In Your Lap"
"The Girl from Tel-Aviv Who Wouldn't Kneel"
"All the Young People Must Fall in Love"
"When You Open Your Legs"
"Who Will Protect Us from the Police?"
"Israel"

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RCA RecordsWolf Alice's sophomore album Visions of a Life will arrive in just over a week's time, but if you need something to tide you over until then, you can listen to the band's new song "Heavenward," available now on digital outlets.

"Heavenward" is the fourth song Wolf Alice has shared from Visions of a Life, following "Yuk Foo," "Beautifully Unconventional" and "Don't Delete the Kisses." The album will be officially released on September 29.

Wolf Alice will embark on a North American tour in support of Visions of a Life December 1 in Toronto.

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ABC/Randy HolmesWhen the members of Bastille were approached to record a cover of Green Day's "Basket Case," the band was nervous for a couple reasons: one, they're all huge Green Day fans; and two, the knew they couldn't just regurgitate the 1994 classic.

"'Basket Case' is just such an undeniable, amazing song," frontman Dan Smith tells ABC Radio. "[We] thought, if we're gonna go there, that we should completely flip it on its head and not remotely try and do anything similar."

To do that, Bastille took an orchestral approach, replacing the pop-punk guitars of the original "Basket Case" with strings and brass, which pleased both the musician and the fan in them.

"It got the approval of Billie Joe [Armstrong] and the band, and they let it happen," Smith laughs.

Ironically, by doing something completely different with a Green Day song, Smith and company recorded something very similar to a Bastille song. Combining swelling strings with lyrics about anxiety, paranoia and depression created another track that juxtaposes happy music with dark lyrics, which Bastille has done with singles like "Pompeii" and "Good Grief."

"['Basket Case'] was a song that I kinda sung along to loads over the years and never really properly examined the lyrics," Smith says.

"The sort of intersection of melancholy and euphoria is something that I think some of the most effective and brilliant...music in general kind of nails," he continues. "And ['Basket Case'] is that down to a T." 

Bastille recorded the "Basket Case" cover for the Amazon superhero series The Tick, which is streaming now.

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ABC/Randy HolmesThe film Singles was released in theaters September 18, 1992: 25 years ago today. Set in Seattle during the grunge era, the movie featured music from Pearl Jam, Alice in Chains, Soundgarden and the late Chris Cornell.

In a piece for Rolling Stone in honor of the anniversary, director Cameron Crowe remembers what it was like to work with Cornell, who died by suicide earlier this year.

"Chris Cornell was somebody who I just thought, 'This guy belongs in the movie,'" Crowe writes. "I loved Soundgarden -- they were the greatest live show I'd seen. I had real strong feelings about Soundgarden and about Chris with this huge heart of his."

"He was accepting Eddie [Vedder] into Seattle and he was helping me know what it was to live here, at this time and this place -- that feeling of, this guy really matters to this city," Crowe adds.

In fact, Crowe originally wanted Cornell to play the role of Cliff Poncier, the dopey lead singer of the fictional band Citizen D**k. Instead, the role went to Matt Dillon, but Cornell still made a cameo in the movie as himself.

"I thought, maybe we can have the best of all worlds," Crowe writes. "Chris can be a character who plays, and we don't have to make him play a wannabe musician. We can just have him be Chris."

Cornell and Crowe would continue to work together up until the Soundgarden frontman took his own life this past May.

"For any of us lucky enough to know him or experience his gift, there's no past tense," Crowe says of Cornell. "He's that vivid of a guy. I can't talk about him in the past. I talk about him in the present and I always will."

A deluxe version of the Singles soundtrack was released earlier this year.

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Credit: Lindsey ByrnesTwo bands known for taking lengthy hiatuses between albums will hit the road together next year.

Death from Above and At the Drive In are embarking on a European tour beginning February 23 in Geneva, Switzerland. The tour also includes stops in Germany, France, the U.K., Luxembourg and the Netherlands. Visit AttheDriveIn.com or DeathfromAbover1979.com for ticket info.

Earlier this month, Death from Above released their new album Outrage! Is Now. It's the follow-up to the band's 2014 sophomore effort The Physical World. That disc arrived a full 10 years after their 2004 debut album You're a Woman, I'm a Machine.

Meanwhile, At the Drive In's new album in•ter a•li•a, which was also released this year, arrived 17 years after their last effort, 2000's Relationship of Command.

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Warner Bros. Records CHVRCHES have shared their cover of the Tegan and Sara song "Call It Off," which the Scottish trio recorded for the forthcoming The Con X: Covers compilation. You can listen to the cover now via EW.com.

For their take on the song, CHVRCHES turned a two-minute acoustic track into five minutes of dreamy, haunting synths.

"Their cover could not have been more unexpected and we think it's beautiful," Tegan tells Entertainment Weekly.  "We are massive fans of CHVRCHES and the music they make," Tegan adds. "[Frontwoman] Lauren [Mayberry] is an ally to the LGBTQ community and has been outspoken and political, so she fit the ethos of the project perfectly. CHVRCHES are in the studio making a new record, so we were touched they made the time to cover 'Call It Off.'"

The Con X: Covers features 14 artists covering each song from Tegan and Sara's 2007 album, The Con, in honor of its 10th anniversary. The compilation, which also features Bleachers and Paramore's Hayley Williams, will be released October 20.

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Warner Bros. RecordsSleeping with Sirens has debuted the video for "Legends," the lead single from their forthcoming album Gossip, due September 22.

The clip, streaming now on YouTube, is full of artwork and videos from fans who participated in the band's #WeCanBeLegends campaign, which asked you to share how you or someone you know have been able to overcome obstacles to become a "legend."

"This video is a thank you to our fans for supporting us!" the group says. "We love all of you and your contributions to the video."

In addition to being the lead single from Gossip, "Legends" will also serve as the official song of Team USA for the 2018 Winter Olympics.

In less happy news, Sleeping with Sirens was forced to postpone their show in Philadelphia Sunday after the band found a note at the venue with "threatening content."

"The safety of our fans is of the utmost importance, and we are so grateful to the venue and local police for their swift action," the band writes in a statement. "We will be rescheduling the show for a later date and all tickets will be honored."

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