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- A Perfect Circle Announce Second 2018 Tour Legs for U.S. + Europe
If you missed them the first time around, see if they hit your market this time. Continue reading…
- Watch Kirk Hammett Perform National Anthem at S.F. Giants ‘Metallica Night’
He also played ‘Take Me Out to the Ball Game,’ while Lars Ulrich threw out the first pitch. Robert Trujillo and Hammett helped out with the groundskeeping. Continue reading…
- Exclusive Song and Video Premiere: Gyre’s “Wanting More”
This band really knows how to hit the sweet spot between melodic and heavy. The post Exclusive Song and Video Premiere: Gyre’s “Wanting More” appeared first on MetalSucks.
- GUNS N’ ROSES Will Play Largest Concert Ever To Be Held In Iceland
According to Iceland Monitor, GUNS N’ ROSES’ show in Reykjavik this summer will be the largest concert ever to be held in Iceland. It will take around one week to prepare the Laugardalsvöllur football stadium for the July 24 event, which is being put on by the organizers behind the Secret Solstice festival. A number […]
- Video Premiere: PARKWAY DRIVE’s ‘Prey’
“Prey”, the new Neal Walters-directed video from the Australian metal band PARKWAY DRIVE, can be seen below. The song is taken from the group’s upcoming studio album, “Reverence”, which will be released on May 4 via Epitaph Records. Frontman Winston McCall stated about the follow-up to 2015’s “Ire”: “‘Reverence’ represents the most honest and personal […]
- STEVEN ADLER Recruits Singer CONSTANTINE MAROULIS For ADLER’S APPETITE
Former GUNS N’ ROSES drummer Steven Adler has recruited Constantine Maroulis of “American Idol” and “Rock Of Ages” fame to front the newly formed ADLER’S APPETITE FEATURING CONSTANTINE MAROULIS. The new group will make its live debut on May 10 at the Whisky A Go Go in West Hollywood before embarking on a 10-date Australian […]
- Parkway Drive Release New Song + Video, “Prey”
It sounds like a parody of folk metal. The post Parkway Drive Release New Song + Video, “Prey” appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Brian ‘Head’ Welch’s ‘Loud Krazy Love’ Documentary to Debut in May
‘Loud Krazy Love,’ the new documentary chronicling the chaotic and uplifting story of Brian ‘Head’ Welch, will screen at two film festivals in May. Continue reading…
- 10 Bands Inspired by J.R.R. Tolkien’s ‘Lord of the Rings’
Tolkien dreamed up Middle Earth in the 1930s. Who knew that he’d inspire so many bands, from rock to death metal? Continue reading…
- A PERFECT CIRCLE Announces U.S. And European Fall Tours
A PERFECT CIRCLE has announced fall tours for both the U.S. and Europe. The tour news arrives as the band celebrates the release of “Eat The Elephant”, A PERFECT CIRCLE’s first album in fourteen years and a release that was marked worldwide with the band gracing the covers of Revolver, Kerrang! and Visions magazines. The […]
- Blackened – Meshuggah Version (Metal Cover by Morten Müller)
Blackened is one of my favourite Metallica songs, and I think I nailed this one! If this ain’t crushing enough, I don’t know what is!
- MIKE PORTNOY: It ‘Would Be Amazing’ To Collaborate With Members Of RUSH
Mike Portnoy says that it would be “amazing” if he got an opportunity to collaborate with any member of RUSH. RUSH guitarist Alex Lifeson recently said that his band has no plans to tour or record again in the future. His comments came two years after chronic tendinitis-suffering drummer Neil Peart described himself as “retired” […]
- Steven Adler Chooses ‘American Idol’ Vocalist Constantine Maroulis for ‘Appetite’ Tour
The former ‘American Idol’ contestant will help bring ‘Appetite for Destruction’ to life for Steven Adler. Continue reading…
- Watch METALLICA’s KIRK HAMMETT Perform National Anthem At Sixth Annual ‘Metallica Night’
METALLICA and the San Francisco Giants held the sixth annual “Metallica Night” earlier tonight (Monday, April 23) at AT&T Park in San Francisco as the Giants took the field against the Washington Nationals. Members of the band were on hand to start things off right with the national anthem and first pitch, sticking around all […]
- MICHAEL SWEET Says SWEET & LYNCH Collaboration With GEORGE LYNCH May Have ‘Run Its Course’
Michael Sweet says that his SWEET & LYNCH collaboration with George Lynch may have “run its course.” Launched earlier this decade, SWEET & LYNCH has yet to play a single live show despite issuing two acclaimed studio albums, 2015’s “Only To Rise” and 2017’s “Unified”, through the Frontiers Music Srl label. Speaking to the “Focus […]
- Visual Artist Derek Hess Is Touring To Promote New Book and Mental Health Awareness
Hess has designed album covers for Sepultura, Converge and countless others. The post Visual Artist Derek Hess Is Touring To Promote New Book and Mental Health Awareness appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Watch TOM KEIFER Perform In Houston
Fan-filmed video footage of Tom Keifer’s April 22 performance at Proof Rooftop Lounge in Houston, Texas can be seen below. The CINDERELLA frontman, who recently released an expanded compilation of his critically acclaimed solo debut album, “The Way Life Goes”, told Detroit’s WRIF radio station about the progress of the songwriting sessions for the follow-up […]
- IN THIS MOMENT Singer, Guitarist Talk Next Album: ‘We’re Really Trying To Do It Faster’
IN THIS MOMENT is preparing to begin the songwriting process for its next studio album, tentatively due in 2019. Guitarist Chris Howorth told KLAQ’s Lisa Sanchez that the making of the follow-up to 2017’s “Ritual” could turn out to be an even more “grueling” experience than last year’s effort. “I think Maria [Brink, vocals] and […]
- Steven Adler recruits ‘superstar’ singer to his Guns N’ Roses covers band Adler’s Appetite
Steven Adler has unveiled the singer for his recently formed band Adler’s Appetite.
- A Perfect Circle announce three December 2018 shows
Currently on course to score their first Top 10 album with the critically acclaimed ‘Eat The Elephant’, A Perfect Circle have lined up a trio of headline dates for this winter.
- Celebrate the Release of Avengers: Infinity War with MetalSucks’ Hulk and Loki T-Shirts!
These puts a smile on Thanos’ face. The post Celebrate the Release of <em>Avengers: Infinity War</em> with MetalSucks’ Hulk and Loki T-Shirts! appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Ministry Concert Review: Spreading Anti-Trump Rhetoric with Inflatable Chickens
Al Jourgensen leaned heavily on the new album, ‘AmeriKKKant,’ and he made his feelings about President Trump abundantly clear. Continue reading…
- A Perfect Circle Announce U.S. and European Fall Tours
I tried walking like Jesus and it just gave me leg cramps. The post A Perfect Circle Announce U.S. and European Fall Tours appeared first on MetalSucks.
- MAYNARD JAMES KEENAN Says New A PERFECT CIRCLE Song Was Inspired By YELP
According to The Pulse Of Radio, A PERFECT CIRCLE frontman Maynard James Keenan revealed in a new interview with Stuff that one of the songs on the band’s new “Eat The Elephant” album, called “Disillusioned”, was partially inspired by negative Yelp reviews of his Caduceus Cellars winery in Arizona. Keenan explained: “I’ve had bad Yelp […]
- PRESALE: Joanne Shaw Taylor announces intimate October tour & confirms sixth studio album
Joanne Shaw Taylor has penned an album deal with Sony Music imprint Silvertone and announced an ultra-intimate October 2018 tour.
- Bullet for My Valentine Move on From the Darkness in ‘Over It’ Video
Watch the dark new video for Bullet for My Valentine’s latest single, ‘Over It.’ Continue reading…
- Track Premiere: Split Cranium, “Ingurgitated Liquids”
Featuring members of ex-Isis, Converge, Mamiffer, Circle and more. The post Track Premiere: Split Cranium, “Ingurgitated Liquids” appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Guitarist BILL HUDSON Exits U.D.O. And DIRKSCHNEIDER After Only A Year
Bill Hudson has exited U.D.O. and DIRKSCHNEIDER — the two groups fronted by former ACCEPT singer Udo Dirkschneider — after only a year. The American-based guitarist and the German bands decided to go their own separate ways “due to a difference in their individual visions for the future,” according to a statement released by Dirkschneider. […]
- THE OFFSPRING To Debut New Song On Tour This Summer
THE OFFSPRING lead guitarist Kevin “Noodles” Wasserman has once again confirmed that the band is putting the finishing touches on its long-awaited tenth studio album — three years after releasing a single called “Coming For You”. Speaking to Q103’s Candace, he said (hear audio below): “The record is almost done — legitimately almost done. I […]
- Video: Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Played the National Anthem at a San Francisco Giants Game
Also: Lars Ulrich threw the ceremonial first pitch. The post Video: Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Played the National Anthem at a San Francisco Giants Game appeared first on MetalSucks.
- RIVERDOGS Feat. VIVIAN CAMPBELL: Documentary About First Concert In 13 Years
RIVERDOGS, the band featuring DEF LEPPARD and LAST IN LINE guitarist Vivian Campbell, played its first show since 2004 last December at the Frontiers Rockin’ Christmas Bash 2017 at The Canyon club in Agoura Hills, California. Award-winning filmmaker Sebastien Paquet captured the group during the week of rehearsals and showcases leading up to the show […]
- Watch New Megatallica Mash-up ‘The Bell Tolls in My Darkest Hour’
YouTube mash up master, The Taskmaster, has returned combining classic Metallica and Megadeth tracks into one seamless song. Continue reading…
- Apocalyptic Anniversaries: Nile’s Amongst The Catacombs of Nephren-Ka Turns 20 Years Old!
We take a look back at Nile’s ground-breaking, Egyptian-themed death metal classic. The post Apocalyptic Anniversaries: Nile’s <em>Amongst The Catacombs of Nephren-Ka</em> Turns 20 Years Old! appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Video Premiere: BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE’s ‘Over It’
Welsh metallers BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE have released the official music video for their new single, “Over It”. The song is taken from the band’s sixth studio album, “Gravity”, which will be made available on June 29. The “Over It” clip was directed by Stuart T. Birchall of Numinous Pictures. “Gravity” will be issued through […]
- Wendy Dio Gifts Rob Halford Ronnie James Dio Ring, Plus News on National Concert Week, Breaking Benjamin + More
Plus news on a National Concert Week ticket deal, Breaking Benjamin’s chart debut, Slipknot’s next album and more in Wire-to-Wire. Continue reading…
- Michael Sweet Feeling Like Sweet & Lynch Has Maybe Run Its Course
The Stryper vocalist expressed his frustration with the lack of promotional activity for the project. Continue reading…
- Myles Kennedy announces July 2018 UK tour
Alter Bridge singer Myles Kennedy has announced a fresh UK tour for this summer.
- Wendy Dio gifts Rob Halford Ronnie James Dio’s Black Sabbath ring
Ronnie James Dio’s widow Wendy gave Rob Halford a very special gift backstage at Judas Priest’s show in Los Angeles on Sunday night (22nd April).
- Guns N’ Roses: Iceland Show Will Be the Largest in the Country’s History
One Icelander for every trillion dollars the reunion tour has made. The post Guns N’ Roses: Iceland Show Will Be the Largest in the Country’s History appeared first on MetalSucks.
- W.E.T. Feat. JEFF SCOTT SOTO: ‘Kings On Thunder Road’ Video
The official video for the song “Kings On Thunder Road” from the Swedish/American melodic hard rock supergroup W.E.T., which features vocalist Jeff Scott Soto (SONS OF APOLLO, TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA, TALISMAN), guitarist/vocalist Erik Martensson (ECLIPSE, NORDIC UNION, AMMUNITION) and guitarist Robert Säll (WORK OF ART), can be seen below. The track is taken from W.E.T.’s third […]
- PAPA ROACH ‘Challenged’ Record Company And Fans With ‘New Sounds’ On ‘Crooked Teeth’ Album
Earlier this month, PAPA ROACH singer Jacoby Shaddix was interviewed by Terrie Carr of WDHA-FM 105.5 FM, the rock music station licensed to Dover and Morristown, New Jersey. You can now watch the chat below. Asked about the success of PAPA ROACH’s latest album, 2017’s “Crooked Teeth”, Jacoby said: “It’s been a really good run […]
- Hey, It’s a Slam Cover of Eminem’s “Forgot About Dre”!
DANK SLAMS, YO The post Hey, It’s a Slam Cover of Eminem’s “Forgot About Dre”! appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Metallica – The Dick Song (Tuning Room Record)
New unreleased song by Metallica!
- SEBASTIAN BACH Is ‘Cutting Demos’ For Next Studio Album
Sebastian Bach has begun “cutting demos” for one of the tunes for his next studio album. According to the former SKID ROW singer, the song was written by former MARILYN MANSON and current ROB ZOMBIE guitarist John 5, “and it rips.” A video update from Bach can be seen below. Sebastian previously stated that “the […]
- Joey Z: Life of Agony Have ‘Started Writing New Material’
Life of Agony guitarist Joey Z spoke with Full Metal Jackie about the band’s decision to cut a new record after a 10 year studio drought, what’s next and more. Continue reading…
- If “To Live Is To Die” Was On The “Black Album”
Tried to fit in as many 90’s ‘larsisms’. Added also some kind of orchestra.
- 69 LIES … Ex-Girlfriend alleges The 69 Eyes singer Jyrki 69 pisses his pants, blames it on prostate cancer
69 LIES Ex-Girlfriend alleges The 69 Eyes singer Jyrki 69 pisses his pants, blames it on prostate cancer Facebook — Breakin’ up is hard to do. It’s especially hard when your ex-girlfriend has dirt on you, and you also happen to be a rock star. Jamie Lyn Berman is an ex-girlfriend of The 69 […]