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- MTV Launches Reboot of ‘Total Request Live,’ Forget to Play Music Videos
We were stunned when the reboot of TRL didn’t play a single music video during its return broadcast. Continue reading…
- Toothgrinder Release New Song “Phantom Amour”
A bit of a different sound for the band. The post Toothgrinder Release New Song “Phantom Amour” appeared first on MetalSucks.
- BROKEN HOPE: ‘Blast Frozen’ Video Released
“Blast Frozen”, the new video from Chicago death metallers BROKEN HOPE, can be seen below. The clip was filmed at the Underworld in London, England. “Blast Frozen” is taken from BROKEN HOPE’s seventh studio album, “Mutilated And Assimilated”, which was released in June via Century Media Records. The disc was produced by Scott Creekmore and […]
- UPDATE: CBS News says Tom Petty is dead, LAPD says he’s not, and is clinging to life
UPDATE: UPDATE: CBS News says Tom Petty is dead, LAPD says he’s not, and is clinging to life TMZ Updated tweet from @LAPDHQ: (1/2)The LAPD has no information about the passing of singer Tom Petty. Initial information was inadvertantly provided to some media sources CBS NEWS — Tom Petty, the rocker best known as the frontman of […]
- Track Premiere: Disparager, “Pictures” (A Cappella Remix)
A surprisingly well-done vocal-only version of one of the band’s tracks. The post Track Premiere: Disparager, “Pictures” (A Cappella Remix) appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Here’s Through the Eyes of the Dead’s New Song “Teras”
Another new single from the outfit’s first album in seven years. The post Here’s Through the Eyes of the Dead’s New Song “Teras” appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Avenged Sevenfold Announce North American Tour
Breaking Benjamin and Bullet For My Valentine are opening, which means you can arrive late! The post Avenged Sevenfold Announce North American Tour appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Black Label Society to Serve Up ‘Grimmest Hits,’ Deliver Chaotic Kid’s Birthday Clip for ‘Room of Nightmares’
Watch Black Label Society’s chaotic new ‘Room of Nightmares’ video from their upcoming tenth studio album ‘Grimmest Hits.’ Continue reading…
- Pink Floyd exhibition extends opening hours for final two weeks
Pink Floyd’s Their Mortal Remains exhibition has officially become the Victoria & Albert Museum’s most visited UK music exhibition.
- SATYRICON Frontman Hopes To Complete Long-In-The-Works Covers Album Next Year
SATYRICON frontman Sigurd “Satyr” Wongraven says that the band is hoping to complete its long-in-the-works covers album sometime next year. The Norwegian black metal band was originally going to release the covers disc prior to the arrival of its latest collection of all-new material, “Deep Calleth Upon Deep”, but unforeseen events, including Satyr’s brain-tumor diagnosis […]
- Producer Andy Sneap on New Judas Priest Album: Rob Halford ‘Is Singing as Well as He Was’ on ‘Screaming for Vengeance’
There’s a reason they call Rob Halford ‘The Metal God,’ according to Judas Priest’s producer. Continue reading…
- AVENGED SEVENFOLD Announces North American Tour With BREAKING BENJAMIN, BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE
AVENGED SEVENFOLD will embark on the North American “The Stage” tour in January. Support on the trek will come from BREAKING BENJAMIN and BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, October 6 at 10:00 a.m. local time. Confirmed shows so far: Jan. 12 – Nashville, TN – Bridgestone […]
- Tom Petty Dead at Age 66
He was found unconscious in his home last night, and pulled from life support today. The post Tom Petty Dead at Age 66 appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Simone Simons of Epica on The MetalSucks Podcast #208, with Special Guests Axl Rosenberg and Emperor Rhombus!
We discuss the band’s new EP The Solace System, how they amassed so much material in such a short amount of time, the jobs she had prior to joining Epica, the choice of not bringing her children on the road, the seven-year anniversary of her blog and her passion for photography. The post Simone Simons […]
- Every Time I Die and Drummer Daniel Davison Release Statements Regarding Split
The shittiness of being a touring musician costs us another talented dude. The post Every Time I Die and Drummer Daniel Davison Release Statements Regarding Split appeared first on MetalSucks.
- 10 Unforgettable Ghost Moments
With three acclaimed full-length albums and two EPs in the 2010s (so far), Swedish occult act Ghost may go down as the definitive metal band of this decade. Continue reading…
- Whores Fan Launches Crowdfunding Campaign to Help Fix Christian Lembach’s Knee
He injured the knee while on tour over the summer and is now facing expensive surgery. The post Whores Fan Launches Crowdfunding Campaign to Help Fix Christian Lembach’s Knee appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Black Label Society Announce New Album, Release First Single
“Room of Nightmares” may be the best song ever written about being stuck at an Attila concert. The post Black Label Society Announce New Album, Release First Single appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Necessary Roughness Week 4: Jay Cutler for President
Cam Newton is back, the Cowboys lose, the Patriots have the worst defense in the league and we discuss the art of Scorigami. The post Necessary Roughness Week 4: Jay Cutler for President appeared first on MetalSucks.
- CAVALERA CONSPIRACY Wanted To Make ‘Very Extreme’ But ‘Natural’ Album With ‘Psychosis’
Christina Rowatt of The Void recently conducted an interview with former SEPULTURA and current CAVALERA CONSPIRACY members Max Cavalera (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums). You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about CAVALERA CONSPIRACY’s forthcoming fourth album, “Psychosis”, Igor said: “We always had a lot of really great ideas together and, of course, […]
- Marty Friedman: It Feels ‘More Natural to Make Music’ Than to Work in Television
Marty Friedman spoke with Full Metal Jackie about his new album, ‘Wall of Sound,’ its guest collaborators as well as his extensive work on Japanese television. Continue reading…
- Midnite City release video for “Summer Of Our Lives” from upcoming self-titled debut album
- KISS, POISON, SEPULTURA, LIVING COLOUR Members, Others React To TOM PETTY’s Death
KISS, SEPULTURA, ANTHRAX, SHINEDOWN, LIVING COLOUR and POISON members are among the musicians who have reacted on social media to the passing of Tom Petty. The rocker, who led the band THE HEARTBREAKERS, died Monday. He was found unconscious and not breathing in his Malibu home Sunday night. He was taken to UCLA Santa Monica […]
- Marilyn Manson Crushed By Stage Prop: He Canceled Upcoming Shows
Marilyn Manson was injured during a show last Saturday in in New York City, NY. As you can see in the below footage, a large stage prop fell on Manson during the set and landed on top of him. Marilyn Manson has canceled nine shows on his current tour after being injured when a stage prop fell on him in New York […]
- Promoter Said to Have Ghosted Louisville Deathfest Without Paying the Bands or Venue
Luckily, a much better promoter rode in and saved the day. The post Promoter Said to Have Ghosted Louisville Deathfest Without Paying the Bands or Venue appeared first on MetalSucks.
- THE GUILTY YEARS … Rock promoter Gabe Reed admits guilt in concert scandal, could face 20 years in prison
THE GUILTY YEARS Rock promoter Gabe Reed admits guilt in concert scandal, could face 20 years in prison LOS ANGELES, California — So you wanna be famous huh? The late summer of 1987 was 3 decades ago and one day way back when, a 2-toned hair wreck twenty-something looked into the camera and said: “Yeah, I’m […]
- Avenged Sevenfold Announce Winter 2018 North American Tour Dates With Breaking Benjamin + Bullet for My Valentine
Avenged Sevenfold announce one of the first big tours of 2018, with Breaking Benjamin and Bullet for My Valentine supporting. Continue reading…
- Report: Tom Petty on Life Support After Being Found Unconscious [UPDATED]
Troubling news regarding Rock and Roll Hall of Fame musician Tom Petty. Continue reading…
- Whitesnake’s 30th Anniversary Edition’ of ‘1987’ album release delayed to October 27th
- Visceral Disgorge Release Tour Film Documenting Epic Van Breakdown
What happens in the Canadian wilderness stays in the Canadian wilderness. The post Visceral Disgorge Release Tour Film Documenting Epic Van Breakdown appeared first on MetalSucks.
- ACT OF DEFIANCE’s SHAWN DROVER Talks About Challenges New Bands Face In Digital Era
In a brand new interview with Heavy Music Headquarters, former MEGADETH drummer Shawn Drover spoke about his current band ACT OF DEFIANCE, which has just released its sophomore album, “Old Scars, New Wounds”. In addition to Drover, ACT OF DEFIANCE features ex-MEGADETH guitarist Chris Broderick, former SCAR THE MARTYR singer Henry Derek Bonner and bassist […]
- Video footage of Hurricane with new singer + new album on the way for 2018
- Rock Legend Tom Petty Dead at 66
Multi-platinum rock icon Tom Petty has passed away at the age of 66. Continue reading…
- Steven Tyler releases statement: ‘I certainly did not have a heart attack or a seizure’
Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler has rubbished claims he suffered a seizure in South America.
- Crisis Averted: Obscura are Recording a New Album, Not Breaking Up
PHEW! The post Crisis Averted: Obscura are Recording a New Album, Not Breaking Up appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Performers and Concertgoers Detail Horrific Las Vegas Mass Shooting
Read accounts of the shooting from musicians and attendees alike. Continue reading…
- Tom Petty dies aged 66
Music legend Tom Petty has died at the age of 66.
- Ghost Presents New Frontman Instead of Papa Emeritus III: Papa Emeritus Zero
In the concert in Sweden, Papa Emeritus III was forcibly removed by two security guys. Then the new Papa came to the stage and said: “I am Papa Emeritus Zero. The party is over and now a new era begins. The Middle Ages begin now.” You can watch the video from below. (function(d, s, id) […]
- At Least 50 Dead in Las Vegas Concert Shooting, Over 400 Injured
A mass shooter opened up fire at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas leaving over 50 dead and more than 400 wounded. The post At Least 50 Dead in Las Vegas Concert Shooting, Over 400 Injured appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Rock World Reacts To Mass Shooting at Las Vegas Country Music Festival
A number of musicians from the rock and metal world have taken to social media to offer their sympathies to those harmed by this senseless act. Continue reading…
- Dokken drummer Wild Mick Brown playing solo dates with The Bourbon Ballet
- MARILYN MANSON Cancels Nine Shows After Being Injured By Falling Stage Prop
Marilyn Manson has canceled nine shows of his “Heaven Upside Down” tour following an incident Saturday night when he was injured after a stage prop fell on him while he was playing in New York City. “Marilyn Manson is being forced to cancel several of his October dates on his forthcoming U.S. tour,” the singer’s […]
- EXODUS’s Next Album Might Feature Guest Appearance By Former Guitarist RICK HUNOLT
EXODUS drummer Tom Hunting spoke to Metal Wani about the progress of the songwriting sessions for the band’s follow-up to 2014’s “Blood In Blood Out” album. Although it was originally reported that EXODUS would go into the studio in October to begin recording the new effort, it now appears that fans will have to wait […]
- GURNEY JOURNEY … Marilyn Manson wheeled out of NYC concert after stage accident sends him to hospital
GURNEY JOURNEY Marilyn Manson wheeled out of NYC concert after stage accident sends him to hospital Rolling Stone — Marilyn Manson has canceled the next nine dates of his Heaven Upside Down Tour following an onstage incident Saturday in New York in which the singer was crushed by a stage prop. “Marilyn Manson is being forced to cancel several of […]
- Former Marilyn Manson Keyboardist Madonna Wayne Gacy on Singer’s Injury: “I Hope He Suffers”
“This is why old wasted people shouldn’t fumble around in the dark.” The post Former Marilyn Manson Keyboardist Madonna Wayne Gacy on Singer’s Injury: “I Hope He Suffers” appeared first on MetalSucks.
- HALESTORM Members Discuss ‘Never-Ending Process’ Of Making New Album
HALESTORM recently entered the Dark Horse Recording studios just outside Nashville to begin recording its fourth album for an early 2018 release. Helming the sessions is Nick Raskulinecz, an acclaimed producer who has previously worked with RUSH, KORN, ALICE IN CHAINS and DEFTONES, in addition to having produced HALESTORM’s third covers EP, “ReAniMate 3.0: The […]
- Marilyn Manson Cancels Nine Shows Due to Injury at NYC Show
The future of his entire tour is still uncertain while he recovers at home in Los Angeles. The post Marilyn Manson Cancels Nine Shows Due to Injury at NYC Show appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Veil of Maya Debut New Song “Doublespeak”
Insert clever 1984 joke here. The post Veil of Maya Debut New Song “Doublespeak” appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Roger Waters announces summer 2018 UK arena shows and British Summer Time Hyde Park
Pink Floyd legend Roger Waters is bringing his critically-lauded US + Them tour to the UK next summer.