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- BILLY SHEEHAN Is Willing To ‘Bet’ CHESTER BENNINGTON Was ‘On Psychiatric Medication’ At Time Of Suicide
Billy Sheehan says that he is willing to “bet ten thousand dollars” that Chester Bennington was taking psychiatric medication just prior to his suicide in July. The legendary bassist is an avowed member of the Church Of Scientology, which decries the practice of psychiatric medicine and whose members believe that all anti-depressants and other psychiatric […]
- Video Premiere: VEIL OF MAYA’s ‘Doublespeak’
The official music video for the song “Doublespeak” from Illinois’s VEIL OF MAYA can be seen below. The track is taken from the band’s new album, “False Idol”, which will be released on October 20 via Sumerian Records. The disc is described in a press release as “a marked sonic evolution — it’s more hypnotic, […]
- This Halloween You Can Be Megadeth Mascot Vic Rattlehead With Official Mask
If you don’t have your Halloween costume figured out yet, we have one suggestion! Continue reading…
- STEVEN ADLER ‘Would Love To’ Play With GUNS N’ ROSES Again
Steven Adler says that he “would love to” perform with GUNS N’ ROSES again. The drummer reunited with GN’R for the first time in twenty-six years during the 2016 leg of the “Not In This Lifetime” tour. Adler appeared with GUNS N’ ROSES onstage last November in Buenos Aires, Argentina, as well as on three […]
- Judas Priest Producer Talks On New Album: “Good Energy And Classic Moments On There”
As you know, heavy metal veterans Judas Priest prepearing to release the new studio album. Producer of the band, Andy Sneap explained his thoughts on new album in an interview with Hardwired Magazine. He said: “I think it’s got a lot of energy about it. When I first got involved with them we had 26 […]
- Watch Billy Corgan Perform David Bowie Tribute + James Iha Collaboration
Check out footage from his recent performance. Continue reading…
- ALMANAC Feat. Ex-RAGE Guitarist VICTOR SMOLSKI: ‘Losing My Mind’ Video
ALMANAC, the band featuring former RAGE guitarist Victor Smolski, will release its sophomore album, “Kingslayer”, on November 24 via Nuclear Blast. The disc was recorded at HeyDay Studios in Wuppertal, Germany and once again features cover artwork by Hungarian artist Gyula Havancsák (ACCEPT, DESTRUCTION). The official video for the song “Losing My Mind” can be […]
- Sebastian Bach, Mikkey Dee + More Join 3rd Annual Bowl for Ronnie Lineup
Sebastian Bach, Mikkey Dee and more are among the celebrities set to appear at the 3rd Annual Bowl for Ronnie celebrity bowling tournament. Continue reading…
- Video List: Top 10 Darkest Riffs of Metallica
Youtuber Vermilion has made Metallica’s darkest 10 metal riffs as a list. You can watch the video from footage below. Youtuber commented: “My own top 10 Metallica DARKEST riffs. Of course I know it’s hard to do something like that because Metallica has a ton of great riffs. Heavy, groovy, fast, thrash, metal riffs and […]
- Code Orange Take Grungy Trip Through ‘The Mud’ in Treacherous Animated Video
Watch the visually striking new Code Orange video for ‘The Mud.’ Continue reading…
- Trivium vs. Mastodon – Cage Match
Vote for either Trivium’s ‘The Heart From Your Hate’ or Mastodon’s ‘Steambreather’ in this Loudwire Cage Match. Continue reading…
- Metal Church and ex-W.A.S.P. drummer Stet Howland battling cancer
- Louder Than Life 2017 Day 1: Rob Zombie, Five Finger Death Punch, Halestorm, Mastodon, Ozzy Osbourne + More [Photos + Recap]
Thousands of rock and metal fans swarmed Champions Park on Saturday (Sept. 30) for the first day of this year’s Louder Than Life Festival in Louisville, Kentucky. Continue reading…
- Thirty Seconds to Mars’ Jared Leto to Star as Hugh Hefner in Upcoming Biopic
Thirty Seconds to Mars frontman Jared Leto continues to add to his impressive acting resume, landing the lead in a Hugh Hefner biopic. Continue reading…
- Chino Moreno Reveals His Demand For Next Deftones Album: “More Guitar”
Deftones frontman Chino Moreno spoke in an interview with Revolver Mag and explained his wishes for their upcoming album. It looks he demand to more guitar in next Deftones album. Here’s the statement: “We might start writing music. I’m thinking of going in the next couple months and staying with Stephen [Carpenter, guitarist] for a […]
- Rockers React: Tom Petty Dies at 66
The music community responds to the death of Tom Petty. Continue reading…
- Gene Simmons on KISStory, Trump, Terrorism + Jamming With Ace Frehley [Exclusive Interview]
Gene Simmons talks about essential pieces of KISStory, Donald Trump’s presidency, how terrorists view Americans, jamming with Ace Frehley and more. Continue reading…
- Video footage of Ambush’s entire set at Huskvarna Rock & Art Weekend 2017
- KISS Lead ‘Pledge of Allegiance’ at Recent Concerts
During shows this past week, KISS lead their audience in a recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance. Continue reading…
- DEFTONES Singer Wants More Guitar On Next Record
According to The Pulse Of Radio, DEFTONES frontman Chino Moreno told Revolver in a new interview that the band is thinking of starting to write music for its ninth studio album, saying: “We might start writing music. I’m thinking of going in the next couple months and staying with Stephen [Carpenter, guitarist] for a few […]
- GUNS N’ ROSES, SLIPKNOT, JOURNEY, QUEENSRŸCHE Members, Others React To Mass Shooting At Las Vegas Concert
GUNS N’ ROSES, SLIPKNOT, JOURNEY, QUEENSRŸCHE and WHITESNAKE members are among the rock musicians who have reacted on social media to the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history after a gunman opened fire at a country music concert Sunday night in Las Vegas, killing more than fifty people and injuring more than four hundred […]
- PAUL DI’ANNO To Discuss Early Days Of IRON MAIDEN, Solo Career At Special Event In London
On October 29, former IRON MAIDEN singer Paul Di’Anno will hold an in-conversation afternoon at the Cart & Horses in Maryland, London, the pub that is billed as “the birthplace of IRON MAIDEN.” In addition to “a chat and a pint” with fans, Di’Anno will take part in question-and-answer session moderated by veteran U.K. music […]
- Saxon to release CD/DVD ’10 Years Of Denim And Leather’
- Listen To New QUICKSAND Song ‘Cosmonauts’
“Cosmonauts”, a brand new song from QUICKSAND, can be streamed below. The track is taken from the New York City post-hardcore band’s upcoming album, “Interiors”, which will be released on November 10 via Epitaph. QUICKSAND’s first album in twenty-two years, “Interiors” features the band’s original (and only) lineup of drummer Alan Cage, frontman/guitarist Walter Schreifels, […]
- Through the Eyes of the Dead Guitarist Steven Funderburk Shares His Metal T-Shirt Collection
Featuring threads from Metallica, Skinless, All Shall Perish and more. The post Through the Eyes of the Dead Guitarist Steven Funderburk Shares His Metal T-Shirt Collection appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Lark Announce Release Date of Their “Self-Titled” Debut Album
Progressive sludge/stoner metal band LARK are set to release their debut, self-titled album on October 31st 2017. The band features former members of BRIGHT CURSE and SAIL IN BETWEEN. The band have revealed a teaser trailer for the album which can be viewed at this location: More information and review copies will be available soon. […]
- DUFF MCKAGAN, PHIL COLLEN, BILLY DUFFY Guest On New THE PROFESSIONALS Album
Thirty-five years later, the band formed from the ashes of the SEX PISTOLS by Paul Cook and Steve Jones is back. Revitalized, re-energized and reinvigorated, THE PROFESSIONALS will release their new album, “What In The World”, on October 27 via Automaton Records. “What In The World” bristles with conviction and finds THE PROFESSIONALS on electrifying […]
- OBSCURA Begins Recording Fifth Album
Technical death metal masters OBSCURA have entered the studio to record their yet-to-be titled fifth full-length album. The record is the final of a running four-album concept cycle that began with “Cosmogenesis” in 2009. The band is recording the album with longtime producer V. Santura (TRIPTYKON, PESTILENCE) at Woodshed Studios in Landshut, Germany. A summer […]
- Candlebox’s Kevin Martin Leads ‘Free Fallin” Jam Tribute to Tom Petty
Watch as Candlebox vocalist Kevin Martin leads a jam night tribute to Tom Petty performing ‘Free Fallin’.’ Continue reading…
- Album Review: Enslaved’s E
Better to rule in all realms of existence than to serve in a Denny’s. The post Album Review: Enslaved’s E appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Watch “The Week in Metal with Whitney Moore” for October 3rd, 2017
Marilyn Manson injures himself on stage twice in one week, Every Time I Die part ways with drummer Daniel Davison and Thy Art Is Murder’s gear was damaged by TSA. The post Watch “The Week in Metal with Whitney Moore” for October 3rd, 2017 appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Video: ACCEPT Performs In Pasadena
Fan-filmed video footage of ACCEPT’s September 30 performance at The Rose in Pasadena, California can be seen below. ACCEPT’s new album, “The Rise Of Chaos”, was released on August 4 via Nuclear Blast. Guitarist Wolf Hoffmann told Spain’s MariskalRock TV about the disc: “It was recorded by the same team as the last three albums […]
- WATAIN To Release ‘Nuclear Alchemy’ Seven-Inch Single
Swedish black metallers WATAIN will release a new single, “Nuclear Alchemy”, on October 31. The band states: “‘Nuclear Alchemy’ is the sound of an eager beast let loose from its cage at last. A song of violent fire, impending doom and of necks cracking in ecstacy. A dissolving injection of power and force into the […]
- Monolord Made a Spotify Playlist for Us!
Featuring Zeal & Ardor, Entombed, Bloodbath, DJ Shadow and more! The post Monolord Made a Spotify Playlist for Us! appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Former Tigertailz singer Steevi Jaimz to release new album ‘Time Machine’
- Watch RiffShop’s Hilarious “Weeaboo Metal” Music Video Parody
Are you a weeaboo? Watch this video to find out. The post Watch RiffShop’s Hilarious “Weeaboo Metal” Music Video Parody appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Metal and Rock Celebrities React to Tom Petty’s Death
Members of Kiss, the Rolling Stones, Asking Alexandria, Anthrax, Volbeat, Dethklok, Sepultura and more share their thoughts on the death of Tom Petty. The post Metal and Rock Celebrities React to Tom Petty’s Death appeared first on MetalSucks.
- BLACK LABEL SOCIETY To Release ‘Grimmest Hits’ Album In January; ‘Room Of Nightmares’ Video Available
“Room Of Nightmares”, the new video from BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band’s upcoming tenth full-length album, “Grimmest Hits”, which will be released January 19, 2018 via Entertainment One (eOne). The “Room Of Nightmares” video was directed by BLACK LABEL SOCIETY’s longtime collaborator Justin Reich. The song […]
- Rock Legend Tom Petty Died At 66: Cause Of Death Revealed
It’s officially confimed by Tom Petty’s longtime manager Tony Dimitriades: Tom Petty died on Monday after suffering cardiac arrest. Here’s the statement: “On behalf of the Tom Petty family, we are devastated to announce the untimely death of our father, husband, brother, leader and friend, Tom Petty. He suffered cardiac arrest at his home in Malibu in […]
- GENE SIMMONS On Why Original KISS Won’t Reunite: ‘If You’re On A Team, You Want Consistency’
Gene Simmons has once again ruled out the possibility of a KISS reunion featuring the band’s entire original lineup. Rumors about guitarist Ace Frehley’s return to KISS gained strength last year after he teamed up with KISS lead singer Paul Stanley on a cover of FREE’s “Fire And Water”, marking their first collaboration since 1998’s […]
- TOM PETTY Has Died, His Longtime Manager Has Confirmed
Tom Petty died Monday of a cardiac arrest in Los Angeles, his longtime manager has confirmed to People. He was 66. The manager released a statement, saying: “On behalf of the Tom Petty family, we are devastated to announce the untimely death of of our father, husband, brother, leader and friend Tom Petty. He suffered […]
- Completely Unreadable Band Logo of the Week: Win a Grab Bag of Metal Goodies!
No, really: it says something in English! The post Completely Unreadable Band Logo of the Week: Win a Grab Bag of Metal Goodies! appeared first on MetalSucks.
- KISS, POISON, SEPULTURA, LIVING COLOUR Members, Others React To Reports Of TOM PETTY’s Death
**UPDATE**: CBS originally confirmed Petty’s death per the Los Angeles Police Department, but TMZ claims the musician is off life support with a “do not resuscitate” order from his family, and is still clinging to life. He is not expected to live through the day. The original article follows. KISS, SEPULTURA, ANTHRAX, SHINEDOWN, LIVING COLOUR […]
- Listen: Buried Realm Album Features A Who’s Who of Metal All-Stars
Including members and ex-members of Arch Enemy, Soilwork, Nightrage, Threat Signal, The Black Dahlia Murder and more. The post Listen: Buried Realm Album Features A Who’s Who of Metal All-Stars appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Gerard Way: ‘My Chemical Romance Will Always Be There for Us If We Want It’
Read a new interview with the My Chemical Romance frontman about the latter days of the band and their future. Continue reading…
- Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton, Alice Cooper and more pay tribute to Tom Petty
Stars from across the music world have been paying tribute to Tom Petty who died yesterday (2nd October) aged 66.
- HateviruS Premiere New Music Video For “Architekt of Hate”
Romanian metal band HateviruS just released a brand new song today but that’s not all. You also get to see the cover art that will grace their debut record “Hateful Mind”, because the second single “ArchiteKt of Hate” from the forthcoming release comes whit the support of a official lyric video presenting the full album […]
- DevilSpeak Unleashed New Single Track “Unearth Hell”
South African metallers DevilSpeak have revealed new track called “Unearth Hell”, which tracken from the band’s forthcoming album “See Evil Hear Evil Speak Evil”. Their new album “See Evil Hear Evil Speak Evil” will be released end of the 2017. This is a proudly South African production, recorded at Milestone Studios; engineered, produced & mixed by Jethro […]
- TOM PETTY 911 Call Released: ‘My Husband Isn’t Breathing’
TMZ has obtained audio of the 911 call Tom Petty’s wife made last night (Sunday, October 1) after she found him unconscious and not breathing in his Malibu home. He was taken to UCLA Santa Monica Hospital and put on life support. According to TMZ, the dispatcher tried to get Dana York to administer CPR, […]