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- Derek Davis thinks that Babylon A.D.’s self-titled album is one of the best debuts of the late ’80s
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- Watch BODY COUNT’s ‘Point The Finger’ Music Video Feat. POWER TRIP’s RILEY GALE
“Point The Finger”, the new music video from BODY COUNT, the metal band fronted by hip-hop legend, actor and director Ice-T, can be seen below. The song, which features a guest appearance by vocalist Riley Gale of the popular Texan crossover thrash outfit POWER TRIP, is taken from BODY COUNT’s seventh studio album, “Carnivore”, released […]
- Thrust release debut self-titled album
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- Van Halen’s David Lee Roth Stunned Fans While Drawing Himself Look Like Voldemort
Van Halen vocalist David Lee Roth showed off his newly-known talent by sharing a picture on Twitter and explained why he is confused during the coronavirus outbreak. As you might already know, David Lee released a new comic strip, named ‘The Soggy Bottom,’ on Twitter and has been sharing a lot of episodes of this […]
- DAVID ELLEFSON Will Travel To Nashville This Week To Begin Recording New MEGADETH Album
MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson will travel to Nashville, Tennessee later this week to begin recording the band’s 16th studio album. Ellefson discussed MEGADETH’s plans for the follow-up to 2016’s “Dystopia” in a brand new interview with “The Rock N Ragni Show”. Speaking about how he is spending his time while social distancing during the coronavirus […]
- Classic Concert of the Day: Metallica at the Metro, Chicago, IL, 1983
You’re all cooped up. We’re all cooped up. Everyone’s friggin’ cooped up! You’re scrolling through our social feeds, texting with friends, eating, drinking coffee, watching TV, scrolling through our social feeds again, eating again, playing that dumb mobile game you downloaded from an Instagram ad and can’t stop playing, eating again, chatting with friends on […]
- Watch MEGADETH’s DAVID ELLEFSON Personally Deliver ‘Rust In Peace’ 30th-Anniversary JACKSON Bass To Superfan In Tucson
MEGADETH’s David Ellefson recently auctioned off one of his “Rust In Peace” 30th-anniversary Jackson bass guitars for the David Ellefson Youth Music Foundation. After realizing that the the buyer lived in Tucson, Arizona, less than two hours away from Ellefson’s home in Scottsdale, David decided to just drive down and deliver the instrument by hand. […]
- Stevie Rachelle recalls Jason Newsted being “one of the guys” with Tuff band despite his success in Metallica
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- Former Tesla guitarist Tommy Skeoch confesses to now being addicted to writing songs
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- Halestorm’s Lzzy Hale Amazes Fans With A Completely Different Hairstyle
The lead singer and guitarist of the American hard rock band Halestorm, Lzzy Hale shares an old picture of herself with the fans on her Instagram stories. Lzyy Hale, the co-founder of Halestorm, has been using her short and dark hair for a while know. However, the other day, Hale shared an old picture of […]
- FOZZY Has ‘So Many Great Songs’ Written For Next Album, Says CHRIS JERICHO
FOZZY frontman Chris Jericho recently spoke to Australia’s Triple M radio station about the progress of the songwriting sessions for the band’s follow-up to 2017’s “Judas” album. He said (hear audio below): “We had so much success with the ‘Judas’ record, and now we’re on Sony Music. So everything’s gotta be the right move for […]
- Deftones/ Gojira/ Poppy Tour Moved to 2021
The Deftones’ big summer tour with Gojira and Poppy has officially been postponed to 2021. Says the band in a statement: “Due to the current regulations, and uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, we must reschedule our North American summer tour dates with special guests, Gojira and Poppy. We’re currently rescheduling the dates for 2021, and you’ll be the first to […]
- SAMMY HAGAR & THE CIRCLE’s Summer 2020 U.S. Tour With NIGHT RANGER Is Officially Canceled
SAMMY HAGAR & THE CIRCLE’s previously announced U.S. tour with NIGHT RANGER has been officially canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic which is sweeping the globe. Produced by Live Nation, the outing was scheduled to kick off July 9 in West Palm Beach, Florida at iTHINK Financial Amphitheatre and make stops in Tampa, Cincinnati, Dallas, […]
- Soundgarden Star Chris Cornell’s Daughter Shares Their Last Conversation: “The Hardest Most Painful Thing”
Late Soundgarden legend Chris Cornell’s daughter, Toni Cornell, revealed the latest text messages of her father on Instagram and saddened the community by writing an emotional letter for him on the death anniversary. In the messages, you can see that Toni and Chris were showing how much they loved each other and how adorable duo […]
- Toontrack Has Finally Released EZbass!
Bassists should seriously be fearing for their jobs right about now, as Toontrack — the software maker behind Super Drummer, EZmix and other essential audio recording products — has unveiled EZbass, a software package designed to allow musicians to quickly and effortlessly add bass to their songs. EZbass is Toontrack’s highly anticipated bass software instrument and […]
- Dee Snider Announces Live Collection, Releases New Studio Track
As Dee Snider himself points out early in his catchy, anthemic new studio track, “Prove Me Wrong,” he’s been doing this — “this” being metal — for nearly fifty years. That impressive by any standard… but even more so because at the age of 65, he still looks and sounds pretty goddamn great. Presumably in […]
- DEE SNIDER To Release ‘For The Love Of Metal Live!’ In July; New Song ‘Prove Me Wrong’ Now Available
TWISTED SISTER singer Dee Snider will release “For The Love Of Metal Live!” on July 31 via Napalm Records. The DVD/Blu-ray and accompanying live album (available in various formats) features audio captured from several Snider festival performances worldwide — from the United States to Europe, Australia and beyond. In addition to tracks from Snider’s solo […]
- Ozzy Osbourne Reacts To Shaquille O’Neal’s Crazy Party While Listening To Him
Ozzy Osbourne, who is known as the lead vocalist of the band Black Sabbath and with his collaboration with Post Malone, has shared a quite amusing video of Shaquille O’Neal that he and his family are partying while listening to Ozzy himself. In the video, Shaquille O’Neal plays the ‘Paranoid’ which is one of the […]
- An Untold Truth Of What Happened During Vinnie Paul’s Funeral Exposed For The First Time
The famous former drummer of Lambs of God Chris Adler talked about his participation in the public memorial for Pantera’s drummer Vinnie Paul in 2018 during a recent Facebook Live Chat with Mapex Drums USA. Vinnie Paul was the drummer and also the co-founder of Pantera who died on June 22, 2018 at the age […]
- KISS Guitarist TOMMY THAYER Is Selling Southern California Home For $2.75 Million
According to the Los Angeles Times, KISS guitarist Tommy Thayer has put his home in Southern California on the market for $2.75 million. The Mediterranean villa in the Lake Sherwood community of Ventura County was built in 2005 and was remodeled and upgraded after Thayer purchased the place in 2008 for $1.815 million. The 4,497-square-foot […]
- TUFF DIARIES #15 … Hello MTV, Our Summer Tour, The Nelsons, Jason Newsted, The U.K. & a Stolen Ryder Truck
Promo poster from Tuff “Cat Club” show NYC Sept. 18th 1991 TUFF DIARIES by Stevie Rachelle — Our end of summer tour is coming and fast. But before July is over one of the single biggest events in our band’s history will happen. At this point in the music industry MTV was God. And the […]
- Anthrax Legend Scott Ian Shows Off The Best Coronavirus Mask Ever
Scott Ian, who is a well-known member of the thrash metal band Anthrax, has shared a photo of himself while wearing an unusual coronavirus mask and showed the best make ever he’s seen. In the photo, Scott Ian is seen when wearing a wooden & metal mask that actually looks like it comes from the movie […]
- DENNIS DEYOUNG: ‘I Want One Last Tour’ With STYX
Ex-STYX vocalist and keyboardist Dennis DeYoung has once again said that he wants to reunite with his former bandmates for one final tour. DeYoung, the voice behind such STYX classics as “Come Sail Away”, “Best Of Times”, “Pieces Of Eight” and “Babe”, spoke about his previous group while chatting with Steve King of the Albany, […]
- Dee Snider Debuts New Solo Song + Details Live Album/DVD
Can't go to a concert? Dee Snider is bringing it to you. Continue reading…
- Guns N’ Roses Legend Slash Reveals His Favorite ‘Joker’ Artist Of All Time
Guns N’ Roses’ legendary guitarist Slash recently shared a photo on his Instagram account, paying tribute to a legendary actor, Jack Nicholson, who played Joker. Especially with the news about Robert Pattinson becoming the new Batman, the fans of the superhero started to debate on which actor plays Batman or Joker better all over again. […]
- Skid Row Icon Sebastian Bach Is In Deep Pain After A Sad Death
The Canadian singer and the frontman of Skid Row Sebastian Bach shared his condolences on both his Twitter and Instagram accounts after the sad death of famous American actor Ken Osmond. Ken Osmond, known for his iconic role as Eddie Haskell on the classic family sitcom ‘Leave it to Beaver’, has passed away on May 18, 2020 […]
- Def Leppard’s 2DVD+4CD ‘London To Vegas’ available on May 29th
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- Van Halen Legend Mocks ‘Social Distancing Rules’ With Controversial Luxury Car Photo
Legendary former Van Halen bassist Michael Anthony has shared a new photo of his Ford GT on his official Instagram account with a rather mocking caption concerning social distancing during the coronavirus outbreak. Mark Anthony has been sharing many posts on his Instagram account especially warning his fans to stay home and be safe during […]
- BREAKING BENJAMIN’s Summer 2020 U.S. Tour With BUSH And THEORY OF A DEADMAN Is Officially Canceled
BREAKING BENJAMIN’s previously announced 2020 U.S. summer tour has been officially canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic which is sweeping the globe. Produced by Live Nation, the trek with BUSH, THEORY OF A DEADMAN, SAINT ASONIA and Cory Marks was scheduled to kick off July 15 in Bristow, Virginia and run through early September. Earlier […]
- Metal Photographer Nathaniel Shannon x MetalSucks Benefit for Touring Crew; More Photos Added!
After a successful first round charity auction, Nathaniel Shannon and MetalSucks were able to raise close to $1k for ForTheNomads.org, an organization devoted to helping touring crew stay afloat while the pandemic leaves them out of work. For the Nomads has now raised over $30,000 so far and distributed its proceeds to 300 so-called nomads. The […]
- RAMMSTEIN Announces Summer 2021 European Stadium Tour
German industrial metallers RAMMSTEIN have announced the rescheduled dates for their European stadium tour. The trek was originally scheduled to take place this summer but was postponed due to coronavirus pandemic restrictions. The rescheduled RAMMSTEIN shows will take place in May, June, July and August 2021, with all tickets purchased for the original shows valid […]
- DEFTONES’ North American Tour With GOJIRA And POPPY Postponed To 2021
DEFTONES’ previously announced summer 2020 North American headlining tour has been officially postponed. The Live Nation-produced 20-date trek with GOJIRA and POPPY. was scheduled to kick off on July 27 and conclude on September 5. Earlier today, DEFTONES released the following statement via social media: “Due to the current regulations, and uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, we […]
- OZZY OSBOURNE Will ‘Probably’ Retire ‘Within The Next Five To Ten Years’
Ozzy Osbourne’s son Jack spoke to Collider about the upcoming “Biography: The Nine Lives Of Ozzy Osbourne” documentary, which will premiere this summer. The film, which A&E produced as part of its “Biography” series, celebrates Ozzy’s life and features interviews with Sharon, Rick Rubin, Ice-T, Marilyn Manson, Rob Zombie, Jonathan Davis and Post Malone. Ozzy, […]
- Tool Frontman Sees “A Lot of Changes” in the Future
“In these uncertain times” and “changes” seem to be on the tips of everyone’s tongues right now as the world plunges into a deep recession while facing arguably the greatest global challenge since World War II. Musicians, unable to tour for the foreseeable future, are staring down a hole of unknowable depth, and while many […]
- BUSH’s GAVIN ROSSDALE Says ‘The Kingdom’ Album Is ‘Very Human’
BUSH frontman Gavin Rossdale spoke to Marci Wiser of the 95.5 KLOS radio station about the lyrical inspiration for the band’s upcoming studio album, “The Kingdom”, due on July 17 via Zuma Rock Records under exclusive license to BMG Rights Management. “I think it really goes hand in hand with everyone’s important issues in their […]
- Slipknot’s Jim Root Reveals The Biggest Rock Band Ever, But It’s Really Unexpected Band!
On his official Instagram account, Slipknot and Stone Sour guitarist, Jim Root, has posted an unseen photo of him with Joshua Homme, who is the lead singer of Queens Of The Stones Age, and shared his feelings about him. In the caption area, Jim paid his respect to Joshua for being a huge influence on […]
- Michael Sweet regretful about ‘Against The Law’ LP where Stryper went from arenas to clubs overnight
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- GODSMACK Celebrates Fourth No. 1 Rock Song From ‘When Legends Rise’ Album
Multi-platinum hard rock titans GODSMACK have managed to set another career milestone as “Unforgettable” becomes the fourth No. 1 rock track from their latest album, “When Legends Rise” (BMG). This accomplishment makes GODSMACK one of only four rock acts to reach this achievement. The song also marks the 11th No. 1 single in the band’s […]
- BAD WOLVES Frontman Says A Lot Of Political Leaders Are Using Lockdown Order As Way To Impose Tyranny And Oppression Upon People
BAD WOLVES frontman Tommy Vext says that some U.S. governors have wielded strong authority over how to respond to the coronavirus pandemic simply out of disdain for President Donald Trump. “I think that the coronavirus pandemic has been politically hijacked, and I think that certain governors with certain political leanings are continuing to overextend a […]
- StoneRowe release lyric video for new single “Down On The Up” feat. Steel Panther guitarist Satchel
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- Green Day, Fall Out Boy + Weezer Postpone Stadium Tour to 2021
Read a joint statement from the bands. Continue reading…
- Strike.Smother.Dehumanize – REVENGE
Six albums into an avowedly spotlight-shunning career, REVENGE have earned themselves a formidable reputation. Admittedly, it’s a reputation for making records that sound like all the hatred in the world, condensed down to an unstoppable tornado of harrowing, blackened noise. But that still counts. And the truth about REVENGE is that while the Canadians could […]
- Deftones Rescheduling 2020 Tour Dates With Gojira + Poppy
'Tones tunes on tour in 2021! Continue reading…
- Halestorm’s Lzzy Hale Fronts All-Star Virtual Thin Lizzy Cover
She's joined by Phil Demmel, Dave McClain, Mike Inez and Richie Faulkner. Continue reading…
- Chris Cornell’s Daughter Launches Mental Health Interview Series
In honor of the late singer. Continue reading…
- Here’s What the First Socially Distant Concert Looked Like
The first socially distant concert in the U.S. took place last night, May 18, at TempleLive in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Bishop Gunn frontman Travis McCready performed to 229 attendees, reduced from the venue’s capacity of 1,000 to comply with social distancing regulations, after the show was moved from its original May 15 date to meet […]
- Adam Lambert Looks Divine On His Latest Pose – Fans Got Crazy!
The current fronting star of the legendary band Queen and also one of the most admired icons of this era, Adam Lambert, posted a recently taken selfie of himself and mesmerized fans once again. As you might check out the photo of Adam below, his beautiful eyes are shining like an emerald, and it seems […]
- Nine Inch Nails Turn Merch From Unannounced Tour Into Fundraiser
Cold and black and infinitely helpful. Continue reading…
- Photos of Singers from Tool Tribute Bands is the Best Thing on the Internet Today
It takes a special kind of nerd to play in a tribute band, an act devoted solely to imitating another act with the utmost degree of accuracy and attention to detail. Cover bands that perform in local bars and pubs are a different thing entirely from capital-T Tribute Bands that tour the country (or the […]