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- Rory Gallagher’s entire solo catalogue reissued to mark his 70th birthday
To coincide with what would have been Rory Gallagher’s 70th birthday on Friday (2nd March), UMC are reissuing his entire solo catalogue.
- MICHAEL SCHENKER FEST: Fourth Trailer For ‘Resurrection’ Album
The fourth trailer for “Resurrection”, the new album from legendary German guitarist Michael Schenker’s MICHAEL SCHENKER FEST project, is available below. Due on March 2 via Nuclear Blast, the disc, which was produced by Michael Voss-Schön, was recorded in four different locations over a five-month period and features guest appearances by METALLICA’s Kirk Hammett, Wayne […]
- Dude from the School of Rock Television Series Cast as Ozzy Osbourne in Mötley Crüe Biopic The Dirt
Yeah we’ve never heard of him either. The post Dude from the <em>School of Rock</em> Television Series Cast as Ozzy Osbourne in Mötley Crüe Biopic <em>The Dirt</em> appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Listen To New WILL HAVEN Song ‘Winds Of Change’
“Winds Of Change”, a new song from noise metal legends WILL HAVEN, can be streamed below. The track is taken from the band’s sixth full-length album, titled “Muerte” (Spanish for “death”), which will be released on March 23 via Minus Head Records. WILL HAVEN guitarist Jeff Irwin states about “Winds Of Change”: “This is probably […]
- Hot Glam! 10 Glammiest Glam Frontmen of 80s Hair Metal
Glam metal, also known as hair metal, hit its pitch during the early 80s. Basically heavy metal, without so much of the heavy, glam metal hosts a whole load of pop-influenced guitar riffs and killer hooks. Associated with over the top makeup, backcombed hair, and See Playlist & Show Notes
- Watch EXODUS Perform In San Francisco
Fan-filmed video footage of EXODUS’s February 25 performance at The Regency Ballroom in San Francisco, California can be seen below. EXODUS frontman Steve “Zetro” Souza recently said that fans will have to wait until at least the end of 2019 before the band’s follow-up to 2014’s “Blood In Blood Out” album. Although it was originally […]
- FIREWOOD FOR SALE … Sebastian Bach selling old broken kitchen hutch for $1,200 starting bid on eBay
FIREWOOD FOR SALE Sebastian Bach selling old broken kitchen hutch for $1,200 starting bid on eBay eBay — Anyone need some firewood? Well if you got at least twelve hundred bucks, we’ve got a lead for you. Sebastian Bach is selling an old dirty, broken down kitchen style hutch on eBay. The starting bid […]
- YES To Release ‘Fly From Here – Return Trip’ Feat. TREVOR HORN On Vocals
On March 25, prog icons YES will release a brand-new mix of their album “Fly From Here – Return Trip”, featuring the “Drama” lineup and new lead vocals by Trevor Horn, to coincide with their 50th-anniversary celebrations. “Fly From Here – Return Trip” can be exclusively pre-ordered via Pledge Music. The original 2011 release of […]
- AC/DC For Christmas No.1 campaign launched in tribute to Malcolm Young
Organisers behind the 2013 AC/DC for Christmas No.1 campaign have started a new chart bid in the wake of Malcolm Young’s death.
- Report: Izzy Stradlin Walked Out of Reunion With Guns N’ Roses After Stadium Soundcheck
Stradlin apparently got as far as soundchecking with GN’R for a midwestern stadium show, but he left afterward and didn’t return for the gig. Continue reading…
- Metallica – Mama Said (Official Music Video)
Metallica, Mama Said [Official Music Video] From the album “Load”. Director: Anton Corbijn Filmed in November 1996 in London, England Video Never Aired in the US. Lyrics: Mama, she has taught me well Told me when I was young Son, your life’s an open book Don’t close it ’fore it’s done The brightest flame burns […]
- Video Premiere: MINISTRY’s ‘Twilight Zone’
Industrial metal pioneers MINISTRY have releases a surreal and provocative new music video for the track “Twilight Zone” from the band’s upcoming album, “AmeriKKKant”, due out March 9 (Nuclear Blast). Building upon the themes of the song, the “Twilight Zone” video takes the viewer on a macabre excursion through the current U.S. news media climate […]
- Album Review: Between the Buried and Me’s Automata is No Glitch in the Matrix
Even though Between the Buried and Me remain light years ahead of their prog peers, they continue to find ways keep things fresh. The post Album Review: Between the Buried and Me’s <em>Automata</em> is No Glitch in the Matrix appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Eyehategod Announces Tour with Cro-Mags and Buzzov*en
EHG gonna send you to the ER. The post Eyehategod Announces Tour with Cro-Mags and Buzzov*en appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Is SMASHING PUMPKINS Tour Selling As Well As Expected?
According to The Pulse Of Radio, tickets for the upcoming SMASHING PUMPKINS tour featuring three-quarters of the original lineup are not selling as well as expected. While tickets have moved briskly in top markets like Chicago, New York and Los Angeles, along with cities such as Duluth, Uncasville, Kansas City, and Austin, they’re much slower […]
- NIGHTWISH’s FLOOR JANSEN Hasn’t Heard Any Of The New Music TUOMAS HOLOPAINEN Has Been Writing
Metal Wani’s Laura Vezer recently conducted an interview with NIGHTWISH singer Floor Jansen. You can now listen to the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On whether NIGHTWISH is working on any new material: Floor: “Yeah, I know that Tuomas [Holopainen, NIGHTWISH keyboardist/leader] has been writing. He’s such a creative spirit, […]
- At The Gates Shared Release Date Of Their Upcoming Album
Swedish death metal band, At The Gates’ new album “To Drink From the Night Itself” will be released on May 18, 2018. You can check the album’s song list and cover image from below. Track listing: 1. Der Widerstand 2. To Drink From the Night Itself 3. A Stare Bound in Stone 4. Palace of […]
- This Is the Largest, Most Elaborate Meshuggah Tattoo You Ever Will See
How dare any of us call ourselves Meshuggah fans when this lady exists. The post This Is the Largest, Most Elaborate Meshuggah Tattoo You Ever Will See appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Mötley Crüe, Thin Lizzy stars to perform AC/DC’s ‘Powerage’ at Bon Scott tribute event
A tribute event to AC/DC’s Bon Scott has been announced in Los Angeles.
- DEF LEPPARD Vocalist JOE ELLIOTT Says His Range Has ‘Improved’ Over The Years
DEF LEPPARD vocalist Joe Elliott was recently interviewed by the New Bern, North Carolina radio station 106.5 WSFL. The three-part conversation can be streamed below. A few excerpts follow (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET): On the “DEF LEPPARD curse”: Joe: “We’ve had two incidents that were of a very tragic nature — notably, Rick [Allen, drums] […]
- For $598, You Can Go to as Many Shows on Metallica’s Next Tour as You Want
Introducing the Wherever I May Roam Black Ticket. The post For $598, You Can Go to as Many Shows on Metallica’s Next Tour as You Want appeared first on MetalSucks.
- W.A.S.P.’s BLACKIE LAWLESS: ‘As A Writer, I’m Just Trying To Get People To Think’
W.A.S.P. frontman Blackie Lawless recently appeared on the “Rock Talk With Mitch Lafon” podcast. The full conversation can be streamed below. A few excerpts follow (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On “ReIdolized”, the recently released re-recording of W.A.S.P.’s 1992 rock opera “The Crimson Idol”: Blackie: “I would say the sonics have changed more than anything. When […]
- Ministry Wade Into Trump Media Cycle With ‘Twilight Zone’ Video
Ministry cut through all the sound bites in their Trump-featuring new clip. Continue reading…
- At the Gates Prepare ‘To Drink From the Night Itself’ With 2018 Album
The Swedish melodic death metal icons have spilled the details to their forthcoming record. Continue reading…
- Stone Temple Pilots Documentary in the Works, Plus News on Smashing Pumpkins, Parkway Drive + More
Plus more Smashing Pumpkins dates, a new video from Parkway Drive, Rival Sons recording plans and more in Wire-to-Wire. Continue reading…
- Video: COREY TAYLOR Sings BON JOVI’s ‘Wanted Dead Or Alive’ With ‘Supernatural’ Star JENSEN ACKLES
SLIPKNOT and STONE SOUR frontman Corey Taylor joined “Supernatural” star Jensen Ackles on stage this past weekend in Las Vegas at the official convention for the science-fiction television show to sing the BON JOVI classic “Wanted Dead Or Alive”. Video footage of their rendition can be seen below. Taylor had previously performed “Wanted Dead Or […]
- EARTHLESS: Listen To ‘Black Heaven’ Title Track
San Diego-based trio EARTHLESS will release its new full-length album, “Black Heaven”, on March 16 via Nuclear Blast. The disc was recorded at Rancho de la Luna in Joshua Tree, California with Dave Catching (EAGLES OF DEATH METAL) handling production. The album’s title track can now be streamed below. “A whirlwind ride through dark clouds […]
- RIVAL SONS Sign With LOW COUNTRY SOUND/ATLANTIC; New Album Due This Year
RIVAL SONS, the blistering, soulful Long Beach, California rock and roll band which has previously released four albums on the British label Earache, has moved onward and upward, signing a deal with Low Country Sound/Atlantic. The group has been hunkered down in the historic RCA Studio A in Nashville with Grammy Award-winning producer Dave Cobb […]
- Babymetal Announce 2018 World Tour Dates!
Babymetal’s shows are quite the spectacle — do not miss! The post Babymetal Announce 2018 World Tour Dates! appeared first on MetalSucks.
- AXL ROSE Says IVANKA TRUMP Having Job In White House Administration Is ‘Inappropriate’
Axl Rose says that Ivanka Trump should not have a a job in the White House. The GUNS N’ ROSES singer made the comment in an apparent response to an interview Donald Trump’s daughter gave to NBC News in which she said that she did not believe the women who have accused her father of […]
- BUTCHER BABIES: ‘We’ve Come To The Point Where We Feel We Can Do What We Want To Do’
On February 20, Mark Holmes of Metal Discovery conducted an interview with BUTCHER BABIES frontwomen Heidi Shepherd and Carla Harvey before the band’s concert in in Nottingham, United Kingdom. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Metal Discovery: You’ve described [BUTCHER BABIES’ third album, “Lilith”] as a rebirth of sorts. Has this been […]
- LED ZEPPELIN Announces ‘Record Store Day’ Limited-Edition 7-Inch Single
In advance of LED ZEPPELIN’s 50th-anniversary celebration, slated to commence this September, the band will whet fan’s appetites with their first ever release for Record Store Day on April 21. The limited edition seven-inch single is produced by Jimmy Page and pressed on yellow vinyl. The single will feature two previously unheard studio mixes, handpicked […]
- LOUDNESS Vocalist MINORU NIIHARA Talks About ‘Rise To Glory’ Album (Video)
A video interview with LOUDNESS vocalist Minoru Niihara about the band’s latest album, “Rise To Glory”, can be seen below. The disc was released on January 26 via earMUSIC (world excluding Japan). The follow-up to 2014’s “The Sun Will Rise Again” is “packed with aggression, melody and positive vibes,” according to a press release. Niihara […]
- Steven Adler wishes Guns N’ Roses would have wanted to do real reunion with him and Izzy Stradlin
- Chris Cornell’s New Song Will Melt Your Heart: It Is Last Solo Record Before His Death
Chris Cornell’s finals song “You Never Knew My Mind” was released today. The song premiered on the podcast called “Beats 1” on Apple Music as Zane Lowe’s World Record. The song is Chris’ contribution to a collection of Cash’s unrecorded poetry, lyrics and letters put to music called Forever Words. Cash’s son, John Carter Cash stated: “Through the years, […]
- Stream Steev Mike’s Andrew W.K.’s New Album You’re Not Alone Right Now!
PARTY! The post Stream <strike>Steev Mike’s</strike> Andrew W.K.’s New Album <em>You’re Not Alone</em> Right Now! appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Taake’s Entire North American Tour Has Been Canceled
The whole thing has fallen apart following pressure from antifa. The post Taake’s Entire North American Tour Has Been Canceled appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Parkway Drive Have a New Song and Video, “Wishing Wells”
What is it about this band that people are so into? The post Parkway Drive Have a New Song and Video, “Wishing Wells” appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Former Guns N’ Roses Manager Says Izzy Stradlin Came VERY Close to Joining the Reunion
Like, he was at a soundcheck close. The post Former Guns N’ Roses Manager Says Izzy Stradlin Came VERY Close to Joining the Reunion appeared first on MetalSucks.
- House Of Lords frontman James Christian reported to be lip syncing at ’80s In The Park Festival
- ARMORED SAINT To Perform Entire ‘Symbol Of Salvation’ Album On U.S. Tour
This July/August, ARMORED SAINT will embark on a North American tour commemorating the band’s classic “Symbol Of Salvation” album. On this special run, the group will perform “Symbol Of Salvation” in its entirety, with select shows to be recorded for a live DVD. ARMORED SAINT frontman John Bush comments: “‘Symbol Of Salvation’! Arguably ARMORED SAINT’s […]
- PARKWAY DRIVE Releases New Single And Video, ‘Wishing Wells’
Australian metal band PARKWAY DRIVE has released a new single, “Wishing Wells”. The track is PARKWAY DRIVE’s first new offering since the band’s massively successful and critically praised 2015 album “Ire”. Opening with ominous vocals and haunting acoustic guitar, “Wishing Wells” soon erupts into a furious and full-throttle metal assault. Captured in one shot, its […]
- LISTEN: Keith Richards talks UK tour, new Rolling Stones album and retirement
Fresh from The Rolling Stones announcing their UK tour yesterday, Keith Richards spoke to Paul Anthony on this morning’s breakfast show.
- K.K. Downing ‘Shocked’ Judas Priest Didn’t Invite Him to Rejoin Band After Glenn Tipton Bowed Out of Tour
In a newly released statement, Judas Priest’s former guitarist speculates as to why Andy Sneap was tapped to play guitar in place of Tipton instead of him. Continue reading…
- STONE SOUR Announces May 2018 U.S. Headlining Tour
STONE SOUR has announced a spring headlining tour with support on select dates from PALAYE ROYALE, THE BRONX and ’68. The trek will include appearances at a a number of festivals in the U.S. Tour dates: Apr. 28 – Jacksonville, FL – Welcome To Rockville Apr. 29 – Fort Myers, FL – Fort Rock May […]
- K.K. Downing shocked not asked to return as Judas Priest guitarist as legally still in band
- Andrew W.K. Announces Release of ‘Party Pizza’ Called ‘The Devil’s On Your Slice’
Andrew W.K. loves to party. He also loves pizza. It only makes sense then that he has managed to combine the two by creating his very own ‘party pizza!’ Continue reading…
- Kid Rock Reveals ‘American Rock ‘n Roll’ Video, Plus News on Falling in Reverse, Powerman 5000 + More
Plus new videos from Falling in Reverse and Hot Water Music, tour news from Powerman 5000, Incubus and Vans Warped Tour and more in Wire-to-Wire. Continue reading…
- Famous Metal Drummer Claims That Lead Singers Have Such Small Penises
Steel Panther guitarist Satchel and drummer Stix Zadinia talked in a recent interview with Toazted and revelaed their thoughts about lead singers in rock and metal band – LSD. Stix said (transcriped by Ultimate-Guitar): “Yeah, we know about LSD. Little Singer Dick. And what happens is they get these giant egos because they have such […]