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- Jeff Beck to headline Live At Chelsea
Bona fide music legend Jeff Beck will headline Live At Chelsea this summer.
- Ex-Last Bullet frontman Bryan Fontez creates poll to ascertain whether to go solo or start a new band
- Eddie Vedder Performs Tom Petty’s ‘Room at the Top’ for Oscar ‘In Memoriam’ Segment
The Pearl Jam singer honored those in the film industry we’ve lost in the past year. Continue reading…
- Armageddon Roxx guitarist Sam Tamberelli releases lyric video for “Evil Minds”
- Metallica – Turn the Page (Official Music Video)
Turn the Page [Official Music Video] From the album “Garage Inc.” Director: Jonas Akerlund Filmed in October 1998 in Los Angeles, CA Video Premiere Date: October 28, 1998
- Danish PM gifts Indonesian President signed Metallica ‘Master of Puppets’ box set
Indonesian President Joko Widodo was given a very metal gift when the Danish PM Lars Løkke Rasmussen arrived for a three-day state visit yesterday.
- Preview First Episode Of OZZY OSBOURNE And His Family’s New Weekly Podcast
A one-minute preview of the first episode of Ozzy Osbourne and his family’s new podcast is available below. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the 10-week podcast, which will launch March 5, will see Ozzy, his wife/manager Sharon and their children Jack and Kelly talking about the groundbreaking reality show “The Osbournes” that ran on MTV […]
- MR. BIG Announces Tribute Concert For Late Drummer PAT TORPEY
On May 23, the surviving members of MR. BIG will perform a tribute concert to late drummer Pat Torpey — who passed away due to complications from Parkinson’s disease on February 7 — at the Canyon Club in Agoura Hills, California. Also performing will be Torpey’s former bandmate Richie Kotzen, who was a member of […]
- Are Metallica Working on a New Branded Whiskey?
A noted distiller recently leaked details of a proposed venture with Metallica branding their own whiskey line. Continue reading…
- DARK FUNERAL Guitarist: ‘Since I Haven’t Changed My Natural Course, The Natural Course Of The Band Hasn’t Changed That Much Either’
Eclectic Arts conducted an interview with guitarist Lord Ahriman (real name: Mikael Svanberg) of Swedish black metallers DARK FUNERAL prior to the band’s February 27 show at Studio Seven in Seattle, Washington in support of SEPTICFLESH. You can watch the entire chat below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On reflecting on DARK FUNERAL’s […]
- Epic Live Show: Metallica – Orion on “Cliff Burton Day”
Filmed at Pala Alpitour in Turin, Italy on February 10, 2018… aka “Cliff Burton Day.” © 2018 Blackened Recordings. Orion is the 7th track off of Metallica’s 3rd studio album, Master of Puppets. It is an instrumental and was named after the star constellation, Orion, due to the song’s spacey sounding bridge. It was written […]
- Metallica – Nothing Else Matters (Live Nimes 2009)
On July 7th of this year Metallica were honored to perform at Arenes de Nimes, the historic Roman amphitheatre in Nimes, France, easily one of the most spectacular venues in the world. We thought it would be a memorable night, so we asked our friends in France to bring along a film crew to document […]
- Tyrant celebrate 35th year anniversary
- WOODY WEATHERMAN On Having PEPPER KEENAN Back In CORROSION OF CONFORMITY: ‘It’s Kind Of Just Second Nature’
Jaime Regadas of Metal Nexus recently conducted an interview with CORROSION OF CONFORMITY guitarist Woody Weatherman. You can listen to the entire chat below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the band’s new “No Cross No Crown” studio album: Woody: “We worked on this thing. I think getting back with [Pepper] Keenan [guitar, […]
- MAX CAVALERA Says New SOULFLY Album Is ‘More Political And A Little Bit More Reality-Based’ Than ‘Archangel’
Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, SEPULTURA) was interviewed on a recent edition of “The Classic Metal Show”, which is heard live on Saturdays from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. EST at TheClassicMetalShow.com. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On his musical […]
- Ex-BOLT THROWER Vocalist KARL WILLETTS On MEMORIAM: ‘We’re A Band That’s Trying To Recreate That Old-School Death Metal Feel’
Rich from HRH TV conducted an interview with vocalist Karl Willetts of Birmingham, United Kingdom death/grind metal outfit MEMORIAM, which features current and former members of veteran U.K. extreme metal acts BENEDICTION and BOLT THROWER, prior to their February 18 appearance at HRH Metal festival at O2 Academy in Birmingham, England. You can watch the […]
- Metallica – Master Of Puppets Live (Seattle 1989)
Master of Puppets is the third studio album by American heavy metal band Metallica. It was released on March 3, 1986 by Elektra Records. Recorded at the Sweet Silence Studios with producer Flemming Rasmussen, it was the first Metallica album released on a major record label. Master of Puppets was the band’s last album to […]
- SCOTT HILL On Getting RUSH’s ALEX LIFESON To Guest On New FU MANCHU Album: ‘We Couldn’t Believe It’
PureGrainAudio recently conducted an interview with frontman Scott Hill of Southern California rockers FU MANCHU. You can listen to the entire chat via the SoundCloud widget below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the writing process for FU MANCHU: Scott: “Everything starts with a riff. We go to practice, ‘Hey, check this out.’ […]
- Michael Sweet explains why he ranked the album ‘Against The Law’ last among Stryper albums
- Former BATTLE BEAST Guitarist ANTON KABANEN On Releasing BEAST IN BLACK Debut: ‘It Felt Like I Was Out Of Jail’
Finland’s Kaaos TV conducted an interview with guitarists Anton Kabanen (ex-BATTLE BEAST) and Kasperi Heikkinen (ex-U.D.O.) of Finnish melodic metallers BEAST IN BLACK prior to the band’s February 10 concert at Nosturi in Helsinki. You can watch the entire chat below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On whether the band is pleased with […]
- Former KISS Guitarist BRUCE KULICK Says Additional KULICK BROTHERS Performances Will Happen
Former KISS and current GRAND FUNK RAILROAD guitarist Bruce Kulick was recently interviewed by Totally Driven Radio. The full conversation can be streamed below. A few excerpts follow (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET): On his recent “Kiss Kruise VII” performance with his brother, guitarist/producer Bob Kulick, and being invited to perform together again on “Kiss Kruise […]
- NILE’s KARL SANDERS On Departure Of DALLAS TOLER-WADE: ‘We Don’t Consider It A Loss. We Considered It An Opportunity To Move Forward’
Underground’s Voice conducted an interview with guitarist Karl Sanders of South Carolina-based extreme technical death metallers NILE prior to their February 15 concert at Hard Club in Porto, Portugal. You can watch the entire chat below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the 2017 departure of long-time guitarist/vocalist Dallas Toler-Wade: Karl: “We don’t […]
- ROTTING CHRIST’s SAKIS TOLIS: ‘I Did This Without Making Money For 20 Years, But I Did It’
Chart of Pavillon 666 conducted an interview with frontman Sakis Tolis of Greek extreme metal veterans ROTTING CHRIST prior to the band’s February 6 concert at Cco Jean Pierre Lachaize in Villeurbanne, France. You can watch the entire chat below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On choosing the songs for the band’s forthcoming […]
- Planet Rockstock 2017: Thursday roundup
Stone Broken played a triumphant headline slot on Stage 2 at Planet Rockstock for Gold Ticket holders last night (30th November).
- BREAKING BENJAMIN To Tour U.S. With FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, NOTHING MORE, BAD WOLVES
BREAKING BENJAMIN has released a video teaser for a summer 2018 U.S. tour that will also feature FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, NOTHING MORE and BAD WOLVES. The official announcement, including exact cities and dates, is expected later this month. BREAKING BENJAMIN’s sixth studio album, “Ember”, will be released on April 13 via Hollywood Records. Produced […]
- ANVIL Frontman Claims His Comments About American Work Ethic Were ‘Misinterpreted’, Apologizes To Anyone Who Was Insulted
ANVIL frontman Steve “Lips” Kudlow says that his comment about the American work ethic was “taken out of context” and was actually meant in reference to the band’s “business dealings in the country.” In an interview with Belfast Metal conducted last month, Lips spoke about ANVIL’s 2008 documentary, “Anvil! The Story Of Anvil”, and expressed […]
- Rick Parfitt’s debut solo album ‘Over And Out’ to be released posthumously in 2018
A 10-track studio album recorded by Status Quo’s Rick Parfitt before his untimely death on Christmas Eve 2016 will be released next year.
- MOONSPELL Guitarist: ‘I Don’t Know For How Long We’re Gonna Keep On Doing This’
LoudTV.net recently conducted an interview with guitarist Ricardo Amorim of Portuguese metallers MOONSPELL. You can now watch the chat below. Asked what the future holds for MOONSPELL, Ricardo responded: “To keep on working, I believe. I don’t know for how long we’re gonna keep on doing this. As long as we feel good, we’ll do […]
- Rob Zombie Preps Epic Vinyl Box Set, Includes ‘Astro-Creep: 2000 Live’ Performance
The singer’s solo career is covered in this massive vinyl collection, with a special nod to his former band White Zombie also being included. Continue reading…
- Black Star Riders, Stone Broken and more for Steelhouse Festival 2018
Black Star Riders have been unveiled as one of the main headliners of Steelhouse Festival 2018.
- Corey Taylor Reveals An Exciting Thing About Slipknot’s Upcoming Album
Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor has shared a photo on his Instagram account that showing how he work on upcoming Slipknot album. You can check it from below. In a recent interview with Musik Universe, Corey spoke about Slipknot’s new album as follows: “Yeah, I have. It’s awesome (Shawn Crahan’s new music ideas). That’s all I’m […]
- Dave Mustaine Reveals Surprising Truth About Metallica’s “The Four Horsemen”
Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine spoke in a recent interview with Rolling Stone and revealed the unheard story about how he wrote the middle section of Metallica’s “The Four Horsemen”. Here’s the statement: “Cliff [Burton] and I became really, really, really close. And I remember he had an affinity for Lynyrd Skynyrd. I remember driving to […]
- Breaking Benjamin Tease Summer Tour With Five Finger Death Punch, Nothing More + Bad Wolves
In what could be one of the top bills of the summer, a new teaser has tied Breaking Benjamin together with FFDP, Nothing More and Bad Wolves. Continue reading…
- Singer Michael Sweet ranks his favorite Stryper albums from first to last
- Devilstrip release lyric video for new song “Testify”
- Electric Radio Kings featuring ex-L.A. Guns guitarist Stacey Blades release video for “Sympathy For Me”
- Metallica – Hardwired Drum Cover (By 10 Years Old Drummer)
Avery Drummer Molek (10 year old drummer) drum cover of “Hardwired” by Metallica from “Hardwired… To Self-Destruct”. Avery “Drummer” Molek is young growing musician. He started playing drums at age 2. He now loves to play everything: classic, rock, jazz, metal and progressive music. Avery also plays piano and guitar.
- Bullet release video for new song “Ain’t Enough”
- GUNS N’ ROSES Keyboardist DIZZY REED: AXL ROSE ‘Saw That I Really Wanted To Be A Part Of The Band’
GUNS N’ ROSES keyboardist Dizzy Reed was recently interviewed by Australia’s Lock In. You can now watch the chat below. Asked about the fact that he has always been treated as an important part of the GUNS N’ ROSES live show and wasn’t hidden off stage or relegated to the shadows on the side stage, […]
- Foo Fighters Share ‘Woodshedding’ Mash-Up of John Lennon + Van Halen
Might we see this unique pairing of songs on tour? Continue reading…
- Guns N’ Roses Singer Axl Rose Implies That “Alleged Former Hooker” Melania Trump Should Be Deported
He’s not much of a fan of Ivanka or Jared’s, either. The post Guns N’ Roses Singer Axl Rose Implies That “Alleged Former Hooker” Melania Trump Should Be Deported appeared first on MetalSucks.
- MICHAEL SWEET Says ‘Conservative, Fanatical Christians’ Who Bash STRYPER Are ‘Sinning’
STRYPER frontman Michael Sweet was recently interviewed on the syndicated radio show “Noize In The Attic”. You can now listen to the chat using the PodOmatic widget below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the wide array of reactions to each new STRYPER release: Michael: “We wanna make the fans happy, but […]
- The Scars Heal in Time Let the Performance Do the Talking in ‘Grip’ Clip – Exclusive Video Premiere
Watch the performance-based video from the sibling upstarts. Continue reading…
- Video Premiere: AT THE GATES’ ‘To Drink From The Night Itself’
The official video for “To Drink From The Night Itself”, the title track of the new album from Swedish melodic death metal pioneers AT THE GATES, can be seem below. The clip was directed by Patric Ullaeus, who has previously worked with IN FLAMES, ARCH ENEMY and DIMMU BORGIR, among others. AT THE GATES frontman […]
- Therapy?, Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown and more for Ramblin’ Man Fair
Ramblin’ Man Fair have added six further acts to this summer’s festival.
- KORN’s JONATHAN DAVIS Says PANTERA’s ‘Vulgar Display Of Power’ Made Him Want To Create Heavy Music
During a recent interview with “A.D. On The Radio”, KORN frontman Jonathan Davis was asked how he first got into rock music. “LED ZEPPELIN [through] my aunt,” he said (hear audio below). “I [remember] it vividly. I was, like, three or four years old and she would dance around… It was 1974 or something like […]
- STATUS QUO Guitarist RICK PARFITT: Lyric Video For ‘Long Distance Love’ Solo Song
The official lyric video for “Long Distance Love”, a solo song from legendary rocker Rick Parfitt of STATUS QUO fame, can be seen below. When the awful news broke on Christmas Eve 2016 that Parfitt had passed, fans around the world were devastated that one of rock’s most iconic performers had been silenced. However, unknown […]
- Marillion announce Royal Albert Hall live DVD ‘All One Tonight’
Neo-progressive rock icons Marillion are releasing a new live DVD this spring entitled ‘All One Tonight’.
- Dave Mustaine Slams Grammy Awards: “Good Thing Is It Didn’t Say Metallica”
As you know, Megadeth was nominated for a 2017 Grammy Award for “Best Metal Performance” for the title track of “Dystopia”. Grammy Awards played the song “Master Of Puppets” from his former band Metallica when Megadeth was honored with Grammy a year ago. In a recent interview with Rolling Stone, Dave Mustaine explained his thoughts and feelings about winning his first award. He said: “We’ve been […]