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- One song on Alice Cooper’s new album ‘Paranormal’ was written by shock rocker 50 years ago
- Ex-Iron Maiden singer Paul Di’anno announces new band Angels of Chaoz
- Watch DOKKEN Perform At Rainbow Bar & Grill’s Labor Day Weekend Backyard Bash
Fan-filmed video footage of DOKKEN’s entire September 3 performance at the Labor Day Weekend Backyard Bash at the Rainbow Bar & Grill in West Hollywood, California can be seen below (courtesy of YouTube user “xgabex”). The band’s setlist was as follows: 01. Don’t Close Your Eyes 02. The Hunter 03. Kiss Of Death 04. Into […]
- SEVENDUST Frontman Releases Solo Single, ‘Love Song’
SEVENDUST frontman Lajon Witherspoon has released his debut solo single titled “Love Song”. He stated about the track, which is available via all digital music retailers: “I think it resonates with what’s going on in the world today.” Witherspoon has been talking about pursuing a solo project for at least the past four years. He […]
- Cult Swedish Metal Band ICE AGE To Release Long-Overdue Debut Album, ‘Breaking The Ice’
Cult Swedish metal band ICE AGE will release its long-awaited debut album, “Breaking The Ice”, on October 21 via GMR/PHD. The disc, which was laid down at Gothenburg Rock Studios, features re-recorded versions of five classic songs from the original demos plus five brand new songs. The video for the title track, directed by Patric […]
- 27 Years Ago: Judas Priest Ramp Up the Metal With ‘Painkiller’
Just when it looked like Judas Priest had been dethroned by a new wave of thrash bands, the defenders of metal lashed back with their 12th album, ‘Painkiller.’ Continue reading…
- KID ROCK Slams Claims Of Election Law Violations
According to The Pulse Of Radio, Kid Rock has been accused of violating federal election laws, two months after hinting that he may run for a U.S. Senate seat in the 2018 midterm elections, Although Rock has not officially come out as a candidate, he launched a merchandise web site at the address KidRockForSenate.com and […]
- MARTY FRIEDMAN On Songwriting: ‘I Look At My Guitar As Almost Being A Vocalist’
Former MEGADETH guitarist Marty Friedman was recently interviewed by Meltdown of the Detroit radio station WRIF. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. Asked whether it gets more challenging to create instrumental music as he gets older, Friedman said: “Luckily, the more things that happen to you, the more things […]
- Rebellious Spirit release new album ‘New Horizons’
- Queen to release ‘alternative’ version of News of the World as part of 40th anniversary reissue
To celebrate its upcoming 40th anniversary, Queen are reissuing ‘News of the World’ as an expanded box set.
- THE HAUNTED: ‘Monuments’ Lyric Video
The lyric video for the song “Monuments” from Swedish thrashers THE HAUNTED can be seen below. The song is taken from the band’s ninth studio album, “Strength In Numbers”, which was released on August 25 via Century Media. The disc was recorded at Parlour Studios in the U.K. with producer Russ Russell (NAPALM DEATH, DIMMU […]
- Archspire Vocalist Launches Crowdfunding Campaign to Fight Tim Lambesis
The self-professed “small dude” wants to challenge Tim Lambesis to a physical altercation. The post Archspire Vocalist Launches Crowdfunding Campaign to Fight Tim Lambesis appeared first on MetalSucks.
- SHARON OSBOURNE Claims OZZY Slept With Russian Teen, Masseuse And Family Cook
Sharon Osbourne claims that her husband Ozzy Osbourne had several affairs before she learned of his indiscretions thanks to a misdirected e-mail. In August 2016, Ozzy apologized to the women with whom he has had extramarital sexual relationships and admitted to undergoing therapy for sex addiction. Ozzy’s statement came out in the wake of the […]
- CANDLEMASS, TREAT Members Join Forces In REVERTIGO
Frontiers Music Srl has announced the signing of REVERTIGO, the Stockholm, Sweden-based duo of Mats Levén (vocals) and Anders Wikström (guitar). Their debut album will be released in early 2018. As close personal and musical friends for nearly thirty years, REVERTIGO is the next chapter in an ongoing collaboration between the two culminating with their […]
- JACK STARR’S BURNING STARR: Lyric Video For ‘False Gods’ Song
The official lyric video for the song “False Gods” from U.S. power metal act JACK STARR’S BURNING STARR can be seen below. The track is taken from the band’s long-awaited new studio album, “Stand Your Ground”, which was released on August 25 via High Roller Records. The effort, which is almost eighty minutes long, was […]
- QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE Frontman Explains Recent Use Of Cane
According to The Pulse Of Radio, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE frontman Josh Homme has been using a cane recently and told NME that he aggravated a longstanding knee injury while filming the band’s video for its current single, “The Way You Used To Do”. Homme had what was supposed to be routine surgery on […]
- Listen to One Minute of a New Machine Head Song
It sounds very Machine Head-y. The post Listen to One Minute of a New Machine Head Song appeared first on MetalSucks.
- 16 Years Ago: System of a Down Unleash ‘Toxicity’
‘Toxicity’ remains System of a Down’s most popular album and one of the most offbeat and original multiplatinum metal releases of all time. Continue reading…
- THE UNITY Feat. GAMMA RAY Members: ‘Never Forget’ Video
THE UNITY, the new band former by GAMMA RAY members Michael Ehré (drums) and Henjo Richter (guitar), has released a video for the song “Never Forget”. The track will also be released as a seven-inch vinyl single, limited to five hundred units worldwide, on September 15. The B-side is a previously unreleased track called “Nowhereland”. […]
- Classic Rockers Walter Becker and Dave Hlubek Pass Away
Sad news to report as Steely Dan’s Walter Becker and Molly Hatchet’s Dave Hlubek both passed away on Sunday, Sept. 3. Continue reading…
- Dates for Suicide Silence’s 10th Anniversary The Cleansing Tour Start to Leak Out
Upon A Burning Body, Slaughter To Prevail and Prison will open. The post Dates for Suicide Silence’s 10th Anniversary The Cleansing Tour Start to Leak Out appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Video: LACUNA COIL Performs In Montreal
Fan-filmed video footage of LACUNA COIL’s September 1 performance at Metropolis in Montreal, Quebec, Canada can be seen below. LACUNA COIL has joined Dutch symphonic metal giants EPICA on the North American leg of the band’s “The Ultimate Principle” tour. The month-long September trek marks the band’s first U.S. tour dates in over a year, […]
- ‘xXx Fanzine (1983-1988) Hardcore & Punk In The Eighties’ Release Details Unveiled
In anticipation of the November 10 relase of “xXx Fanzine (1983-1988) Hardcore & Punk In The Eighties”, Bridge Nine has unveiled details for the album’s accompanying nineteen-song compilation, “Still Having Their Say”. Check out the track listing for the album, which features a variety of current hardcore, punk and hard music luminaries such as STRIFE, […]
- System of a Down Released Toxicity 16 Years Ago Today; Here’s a Never-Before-Seen Interview from 2001
A snapshot in time. The post System of a Down Released Toxicity 16 Years Ago Today; Here’s a Never-Before-Seen Interview from 2001 appeared first on MetalSucks.
- METALLICA: Pro-Shot Footage Of ‘Moth Into Flame’ Performance From Copenhagen
Professionally filmed video footage of METALLICA performing the song “Moth Into Flame” on September 2 at Royal Arena in Copenhagen, Denmark can be seen below. METALLICA’s “WorldWired” tour kicked off in Copenhagen and stretches through November. After a break, the trek will pick up again on February 1, 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal, and continue through […]
- Premiere: Stream Perturbator’s New EP New Model Right Now!
The dark synthwave master surprise-releases a new EP to coincide with his North American tour. The post Premiere: Stream Perturbator’s New EP New Model Right Now! appeared first on MetalSucks.
- 33 Years Ago: Iron Maiden Unleash ‘Powerslave’
The heavy metal community was already in the grip of Iron Maiden fever when the band released its fifth studio album, Powerslave, on Sept. 3, 1984. Continue reading…