Today’s Digest of Hard Rock, Heavy Metal, and Hair Bands News and Reviews from PariahRocks.com
- Metallica Fans Might Be Disappointed After An Inconsiderate Behaviour Against Ex-Bassist Of The Band
Ex-Metallica bassist Ron McGovney accepted birthday wishes from the fans on social media in honor of his 57th birthday, however, his former bandmates remained silent on this special day. As you may know, Ron McGovney was the original bassist of the legendary thrash metal band Metallica. Ron performed with the band between the years of […]
- Maynard James Keenan Puts A Paradox About Puscifer On The Table While Sharing A New Music Video
Maynard James Keenan, widely known for being the lead vocalist of bands like Tool, A Perfect Circle, and Puscifer, shared a post on his official Twitter page announcing the meaning of their iconic suitcase during the reveal of their brand new music video for ‘Theorem.’ As you may know, Puscifer dropped a new album consists […]
- Adrian Smith recalls what led Clive Burr and Paul Di’Anno to leave Iron Maiden happened to him too
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- Hate Eternal’s Upon Desolate Sands Gets an Instrumental Release, Thereby Making It More Desolate
The post Hate Eternal’s <em>Upon Desolate</em> Sands Gets an Instrumental Release, Thereby Making It More Desolate appeared first on MetalSucks.
- MEGADETH’s DAVID ELLEFSON Says He Still Gets ‘S**t’ From ‘Not Professional Bass Players’ About Playing With A Pick
In a new interview with Metal Asylum, MEGADETH’s David Ellefson was asked if he ever “got crap” from other bassists for playing with a pick/plectrum instead of his fingers. He said (see video below): “Weekend-warrior and, in my opinion, not professional bass players give me shit about it all the time. And I say that […]
- 28 Years Ago: Rage Against the Machine Start a Political Inferno
On Nov. 3, 1992, Rage Against the Machine fused an incendiary combination of funk, metal and hip-hop to change the musical landscape forever. Continue reading…
- Watch: Mr. Bungle Cover Van Halen Live!
The post Watch: Mr. Bungle Cover Van Halen Live! appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Paul Stanley Addresses Possibility Of Riots After Election Day: ‘What Has This Country Become?’
The legendary rhythm guitarist and co-lead vocalist of KISS, Paul Stanley has expressed his utmost disappointment with the US citizens who spread fear and violence after the election day while asking what has this country become. One of the most sensible musicians in the industry and an outstanding social media figure, Paul Stanley, has increased […]
- IRON MAIDEN’s ADRIAN SMITH: EDDIE VAN HALEN And JIMI HENDRIX Have Had The Biggest Effect On The Electric Guitar
IRON MAIDEN’s Adrian Smith has reflected on the passing of Eddie Van Halen, saying the VAN HALEN axeman was a “fantastic” player who had a tremendous impact on the guitar community. Smith discussed his appreciation for the groundbreaking musician, who died from cancer on October 6 at age 65, in a brand new interview with […]
- Here’s Alter Bridge’s New Single, “Last Rites”
The post Here’s Alter Bridge’s New Single, “Last Rites” appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Mark Knopfler Urges Dire Straits Fans For A Charity Movement
Legendary singer and guitarist, Dire Straits’ Mark Knopfler, revealed his new collaboration with Bob Harris, known as ‘Whispering Bob,’ by sharing a new post on his official Instagram account. Famous music presenter Bob wanted to raise funds for the musicians in the country during these tough times and agreed with lots of musicians to release a […]
- Steven Wilson Explains What Elton John Thought About His New Single
Porcupine Tree frontman Steven Wilson spoke in a recent interview on Youtube and discussed his upcoming album named ‘The Future Bites,’ as well as his new single ‘Personal Shopper.’ In May 2019, Steven confirmed his new album and announced the release date in March 2020. However, the release date forced to be delayed due to […]
- Glow – COUNTLESS SKIES
The thin line between thrilling, ultra-hooky melodic death metal and weakening, ultra-hooky metalcore was blurred beyond all recognition long ago. Fortunately, the subgenre’s malleability has enabled many bands to pursue a more progressive course, and COUNTLESS SKIES elbow barge their way to the front of the quality queue on their second album, following-up a first-rate […]
- Sammy Hagar Fancies A Jimmy Page Guitar Which Was Owned By His Current Bandmate
Former Van Halen frontman and the current member of The Circle, Sammy Hagar posted a video of his bandmate Jason Bonham and revealed he wanted to have the guitar he was playing which apparently belonged to the Led Zeppelin legend Jimmy Page. Ex-Van Halen star Sammy Hagar has been using his social media accounts to reach […]
- Tom Morello Recalls The First Time He Heard Wah Pedal And Pays Respect To Jimi Hendrix
Tom Morello, widely known for his tenure with Rage Against The Machine, shared a post on his official Twitter page revealing the fact that he was first introduced with the wah pedal through one of the most influential electric guitarists, Jimi Hendrix‘s performance of his song ‘Woodoo Child.’ A wah-wah pedal or simply wah pedal […]
- Axl Rose: “Vote for the Country, for a Better World, for Democracy”
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- Metal Musician Who Burned Down Three Black Louisiana Churches Sentenced to 25 Years in Prison
The post Metal Musician Who Burned Down Three Black Louisiana Churches Sentenced to 25 Years in Prison appeared first on MetalSucks.
- LEMMY’s Advice To MOTÖRHEAD Guitarist PHIL CAMPBELL: ‘Don’t Wear Shorts On Stage’
In a new interview with the “Australian Rock Show”, MOTÖRHEAD guitarist Phil Campbell was asked if there was one piece of advice the band’s late frontman Lemmy gave him that he still carries around with him. He responded (hear audio below): “I guess things just rub off on you over a period of time. When […]
- Dee Snider Says He’s ‘Blessed To Have Her’ While Opening Up About His 44 Years Of Relationship
Dee Snider, who came to prominence as the lead singer of Twisted Sister, shared a post on his official Twitter page opening about his feelings for Suzette Snider, his wife, after having a relationship for 44 years. Suzette, a successful costume designer, and Dee Snider have a relationship that lasts more than four decades now […]
- David Crosby Has A Plan For Keith Richards But The Rolling Stones Fans Won’t Like It
The vocalist of the Byrds and Crosby, Stills & Nash, David Crosby responded to a fan’s question on Twitter wondering whether he got to hang out with The Rolling Stones icon Keith Richards and revealed he actually wanted to smoke weed with him. Following his long and successful music career, David Crosby still manages to keep […]
- Tommy Lee Reacts To Haters Who Say ‘To Stick To Playing Drums’
Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee shared a statement on social media to show his reaction to the haters who urged him not to talk about politics and simply focus on his music. As you may know, the iconic drummer Tommy Lee often takes his social media accounts to express his personal opinions on social and […]
- SLIPKNOT Teases 2021 South American KNOTFEST Stops In Chile, Colombia And Brazil
SLIPKNOT has released a teaser for the 2021 South American installments of its curated music festival Knotfest. Dates are apparently planned for Brazil, Chile and Colombia, with the video instructing fans to follow the @KnotfestChile @KnotfestCo and @KnotfestBrasil Instagram handles for further updates. Earlier in the year, SLIPKNOT canceled all of its previously announced summer […]
- This Thursday: Alter Bridge’s Mark Tremonti and Scott Phillips on the Heavy Metal Happy Hour Livestream!
The post This Thursday: Alter Bridge’s Mark Tremonti and Scott Phillips on the Heavy Metal Happy Hour Livestream! appeared first on MetalSucks.
- HATE ETERNAL Releases Instrumental Version Of ‘Upon Desolate Sands’ Album
HATE ETERNAL has released an entirely instrumental version of 2018’s “Upon Desolate Sands” album. The record is available now via the official HATE ETERNAL Bandcamp at this location. “For as long as I can remember, I have always wanted to release an all instrumental version of a HATE ETERNAL album to allow a different perspective […]
- Guns N’ Roses Singer Axl Rose Breaks Silence About The Election By Posting Three New Tweets
The legendary frontman of the hard rock band Guns N’ Roses, Axl Rose has broken his months-long silence on Twitter on the eve of the presidential election of the US and said vote whatever it takes. As you might recall, one of the greatest singers of all time, Axl Rose, pulled out of Twitter quite a long time ago, […]
- Axl Rose Encourages Fans to Vote for Democracy + Our Planet
VOTE TODAY! Continue reading…
- AC/DC unveil ‘Behind The Scenes’ video for single “Shot In The Dark”
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- The Beatles’ Ringo Starr Seems To Enjoy His Days During Retreat And Sends His Classic Message
Ringo Starr, mostly known for being the drummer of the iconic band The Beatles during the 60s, shared a post on his official Instagram page while looking happier and healthier than ever during his downtime, he also did not forget to mention his motto for life, peace and love. Ringo Starr, although being widely famous […]
- HALESTORM’s LZZY HALE Still Panics Before Hitting The Stage
In a recent interview with The Pit, HALESTORM frontwoman Lzzy Hale was asked if she still panics before she takes the stage at a concert. She responded (see video below): “It’s not necessarily a matter of getting rid of that or calming myself down. It’s just something that’s always been there. And maybe when I […]
- Albuquerque’s Metalhead Mayor Dons MACHINE HEAD Sweatshirt While Voting
Albuquerque, New Mexico’s mayor Tim Keller donned a MACHINE HEAD hooded sweatshirt when he cast his ballot in the U.S. presidential election. Earlier today (Tuesday, November 3), Keller tweeted out several photos of him at his local vote center in Bernalillo County, in the north-central region of New Mexico, and he wrote in an accompanying […]
- Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Says ‘That’s A Really Strong Obligation We All Feel’ As Revealing The Aim Of Next Concert
Kirk Hammett, the lead guitarist and a contributing songwriter of the legendary heavy metal band Metallica, has appeared before the cameras to explain the main purposes of the band’s foundation and announced the upcoming show, which was organized for the good of countless people. As you may know, Metallica has been preparing for a big […]
- DEEN CASTRONOVO Would Rejoin JOURNEY ‘In A Heartbeat’
Deen Castronovo says that he would have rejoined JOURNEY “in a heartbeat” if he had been asked to come back to the band. Castronovo’s 17-year tenure with JOURNEY ended in 2015 when the group fired him after his arrest for a variety of charges involving a former fiancée (including physical abuse, coercion, and unlawful use […]
- Church-Burning Black Metal Musician Gets 25-Year Prison Sentence
He also has to pay over $2.6 million in restitution. Continue reading…
- Albuquerque Mayor Rocks Machine Head Hoodie While Voting
Robb Flynn comments. Continue reading…
- Korn Guitarist Munky Calls His Bandmate ‘A True Warrior’ In A Touching Birthday Message
Korn’s iconic guitarist Munky celebrated the 51st birthday of Korn’s bass guitarist Reginald ‘Fieldy’ Arvizu by sharing a new post on his official Instagram account. Munky shared a picture where he was on the stage with Fieldy, and they were laughing at each other. Furthermore, Munky mentioned how a great personality Fieldy is in the […]
- ‘No, It’s Not True At All,’ Eddie Van Halen Said To Billy Corgan Over A Myth About His Iconic Guitar Sound
In an interview with Raised on Radio, The Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan talked about Van Halen’s late guitar legend Eddie Van Halen and clarified a mystery about Eddie’s amp. As you may know, Van Halen’s co-founder and renowned guitarist Eddie Van Halen sadly passed away on October 6, 2020, at the age of 65. […]
- Metallica Icon Lars Ulrich’s Wife Recalls The ‘Liver Transplant Surgery’ That Happened 10 Years Ago
Jessica Miller, the wife of the drummer and co-founder of the iconic band Metallica, Lars Ulrich, shared a picture on her official Instagram stories from the day her father had a liver transplant surgery and stressed the importance of organ donation. Jessica Miller is a successful fashion model who has an impressive career. Miller worked […]
- Guns N’ Roses Icon Duff’s Daughter Mae Sends Temperatures Soaring As She Unveils Ample Cleavage In A Tiny Bikini
Mae McKagan, who is the daughter of Guns N’ Roses’ legendary bass guitarist Duff McKagan and fabulous model, took to her official Instagram account to share a new picture of herself and ignited the imagination of her admirers. In the picture, you can see that Mae was inside the house and posing for the camera […]
- ‘Stop Trying To Hack My Account,’ Says Green Day Bassist Mike Dirnt
Green Day’s bass guitarist Mike Dirnt took to his official Instagram account to share a new post and called out the haters and hackers who are trying to steal the passwords of his account. Mike shared a story to reveal that there have been lots of authorization requests to sign in from many places and […]
- FILTER Unveils ‘Murica’ Album Cover Art
FILTER mainman Richard Patrick has unveiled the Mister Sam Shearon-created cover art for the band’s upcoming album, “Murica”. Check it out below. Late last month, FILTER released the official music video for the “Murica” title track. Patrick is recording the LP with such players as original FILTER member Brian Liesegang and guitarists Jonny Radtke and […]
- Pink Floyd Icon Roger Waters Says ‘He’s Got No Balls’ As He Reveals His Side For The Presidential Election Of USA
The co-founder, ex-vocalist, and bassist of Pink Floyd, Roger Waters has taken Twitter to show who he’s supporting in the presidential election of the US while calling one of the candidates a charade and a man who got no balls. The legendary British musician, Roger Waters, has been one of the greatest supporters of the people […]
- HammerFall’s Oscar Dronjak Plays His Favorite Guitar Riffs
Plus see the first guitar Dronjak ever constructed. Continue reading…
- Slipknot Teasing 2021 South American Knotfest Stops
Three stops will be announced 'soon.' Continue reading…
- Anthrax’s Scott Ian Recounts the Day Metallica Fired Dave Mustaine
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- This Baby Will Only Stop Crying When Slipknot Plays
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- Video: Polyphia’s Tim Henson Covers Ariana Grande’s “Positions”
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- Rotting Christ’s Tolis Brothers Inspire New Fossil Name
Welcome Brezinacantha Tolis. Continue reading…
- AXL ROSE Urges His Followers To Vote For ‘Democracy’ And ‘Future Of Our Country’
Axl Rose has urged his social media followers to go out and vote in today’s U.S. presidential election, saying that they should “make a stand” for “democracy” and “the future of our country.” The GUNS N’ ROSES frontman took to his Twitter late Monday (November 2) to write: “VOTE Whatever It Takes VOTE Take A […]
- WATCH: Baby Only Stops Crying When Slipknot Plays
It works. Continue reading…