Today’s Digest of Hard Rock, Heavy Metal, and Hair Bands News and Reviews from PariahRocks.com
- The Struts Recruit Def Leppard Pair for Glammed Up New Song
Check out Joe Elliott's 'big ol' pipes' joining in 'I Hate How Much I Want You.' Continue reading…
- MEGADETH’s DAVID ELLEFSON Joined By AL JOURGENSEN, CHARLIE BENANTE For Cover Of CHEAP TRICK’s ‘Auf Wiedersehen’ (Video)
ELLEFSON, the solo band of MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson, will release its covers album, “No Cover”, on November 20 via earMUSIC (Europe) and Ward Records (Japan). The effort will be made available in conjunction with Ellefson’s revived Combat Records, which will issue the album in North America via Amped. ELLEFSON’s music video for its cover […]
- KISS Legend Ace Frehley: How I Stay Sober
Frehley is 14 years sober. Continue reading…
- Alex Van Halen Shares Touching Tribute to Eddie Van Halen
The comments came with a precious photo from childhood. Continue reading…
- One of Slipknot’s ‘We Are Not Your Kind’ Songs Now Certified Gold
Nice job, Maggots! Continue reading…
- Eddie Van Halen Death Prompts Huge Surge in Van Halen Music Sales
Listeners remember the rocker with the creative legacy he left. Continue reading…
- Dave Mustaine Becomes The Late Comer About Mourning Eddie Van Halen’s Death
The co-founder and frontman of Megadeth, Dave Mustaine has commemorated the legendary guitarist Eddie Van Halen and expressed condolences to his beloved ones a bit later than the rest of the community, who has been mourning since yesterday. As you know, the whole music industry and the metal community have been shattered by the death news […]
- Here Is Sir Elton John’s First Reaction Seeing Rocketman For The First Time
The legendary musician Sir Elton John shared a post on his official Instagram page about his upcoming book. In the video, Elton John is recording a chapter in which his reactions to seeing Rocketman for the first time. Rocketman is a biographical musical movie based on the life of the iconic Sir Elton John. It […]
- AC/DC’s Angus Young Reveals What He Thinks About Eddie Van Halen And His Tragic Death
Co-founder and the lead guitarist of AC/DC, Angus Young, mourned the death of legendary guitarist Eddie Van Halen by sharing a new post on his official Instagram account. Even though Eddie Van Halen overcome the tongue cancer back in the day, he was diagnosed with throat cancer, and he has been undergoing treatment for five […]
- Ozzy Osbourne’s Daughter Reveals The Only Thing That Hurts One Trillion Times More Than Getting Tattoos
Black Sabbath‘s legendary frontman Ozzy Osbourne‘s daughter Kelly Osbourne shared a post on her official Instagram Page while getting a laser removal of her tattoo. According to Kelly, laser removal is way more painful than getting a tattoo. Kelly Osbourne is quite an active social media user, alongside being a successful reality tv star, acting, […]
- One of the Dudes Who Wanted to Kidnap the Governor of Michigan Is a Metalhead
The post One of the Dudes Who Wanted to Kidnap the Governor of Michigan Is a Metalhead appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Deep Purple Icon Ritchie Blackmore Breaks His Silence After The Heartbreaking Death Of Guitar Icon
Ritchie Blackmore, former guitarist of the legendary band Deep Purple, shared a new message on his official Twitter account and paid tribute to Eddie Van Halen, who recently passed away because of the complications of throat cancer. As you might remember, Eddie Van Halen once beat tongue cancer in 2002, after a long treatment of […]
- Mastodon Guitarist Talks Going on Unemployment, Economic Realities of Band Life
The post Mastodon Guitarist Talks Going on Unemployment, Economic Realities of Band Life appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Steel Panther announce ‘The Halloween Ride Livescream’ concert on October 31st
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- Mike Tramp to release solo album anthology ‘Trampthology’ with four new songs on December 18th
Mike . The post Mike Tramp to release solo album anthology ‘Trampthology’ with four new songs on December 18th appeared first on Sleaze Roxx.
- Alex Van Halen Breaks Silence on His Brother’s Death
The post Alex Van Halen Breaks Silence on His Brother’s Death appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Hagar + Anthony Reflect on Emotional Show After Van Halen Death
The two shared a moment of silence before playing 'Right Now.' Continue reading…
- QUEEN’s ADAM LAMBERT: ‘There’s No Replacing’ FREDDIE MERCURY
Adam Lambert says that his collaboration with QUEEN is more of a tribute to the music of the iconic theatrical rock group than an attempt at imitation, even with two of QUEEN’s original members, guitarist Brian May and drummer Roger Taylor, accompanying him on stage. Lambert, Taylor and May first performed together during “American Idol” […]
- Duff McKagan + Jerry Cantrell Play Cover of ‘A Satisfied Mind’
In honor of Jimmy Carter's birthday. Continue reading…
- The Symbol Remains – BLUE ÖYSTER CULT
At this point in time’s inexorable trudge, it seems unlikely that there are too many people currently chewing their own limbs off in excitement at the prospect of a new BLUE ÖYSTER CULT album. Few would deny the Americans’ significance to the evolution of hard rock and heavy metal, and that early catalogue of albums […]
- Ghost to Release New Album This Winter
The follow-up to 'Prequelle' is coming. Continue reading…
- QUIET RIOT’s ALEX GROSSI: ‘We’re Moving Forward The Way’ FRANKIE BANALI Wanted Us To
Alex Grossi says that he takes a lot of pride in knowing that QUIET RIOT is moving forward in the way that the band’s late drummer Frankie Banali wanted it to. The group, which now features drummer Johnny Kelly (DANZIG, TYPE O NEGATIVE), will play a couple of shows later this month as well as […]
- Rush Star Geddy Lee Evaluates The Possiblity Of Releasing New Music Soon
In a conversation with Canada’s National Post, iconic bassist and lead singer of Rush, Geddy Lee, talked about whether they had any plans to record a new album in the near future. The Canadian musician Geddy Lee has been famously known for being the lead singer, bassist, and keyboardist of Rush. Replacing the bassist and […]
- EVANESCENCE’s AMY LEE: ‘I Didn’t Start Out On This Path Because I Wanted Fame’
In a new interview with Andy Hall of the Des Moines, Iowa radio station Lazer 103.3, EVANESCENCE singer Amy Lee was asked if there are lessons she’s learned over time, either on the creative side or on the business side, that would have been especially valuable around the time of the release of the band’s […]
- Steel Panther Announce ‘Halloweenie Ride’ Livestream Concert
'It is also the one day a year where no one bitches about having to wear a mask,' said the band of Halloween. Continue reading…
- Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda Unveils The Reason Of Getting Insistent Texts For A While
Linkin Park icon Mike Shinoda took to his official Twitter account to show his gratitude to the fans and explained why he has been getting lots of messages recently. As you might recall, SiriusXM radio announced a week ago that Linkin Park radio will take over the 41st channel and run the show throughout October […]
- David Crosby Stuns Fans As He Insists On Federal Legalization Of Cannabis
The iconic vocalist and founding member of The Byrds, David Crosby has proposed his idea to Joe Biden to win the upcoming presidential election in the US while pointing out the cannabis in his recent tweet. The only vice presidential debate of 2020 between the current Vice President Mike Pence and Senator Kamala Harris was held […]
- VAN HALEN’s Manager Confirms Band Came Close To Reuniting With MICHAEL ANTHONY For Summer 2019 Stadium Tour
VAN HALEN manager Irving Azoff has confirmed to Pollstar that a reunion of the band’s classic lineup — featuring bassist Michael Anthony — very nearly happened for a 2019 stadium tour. Special guests like FOO FIGHTERS and METALLICA were tentatively scheduled to join VAN HALEN in select cities. Unfortunately, due to Eddie Van Halen’s cancer-related […]
- Lars Ulrich Says This Is His Favorite Songwriter of All Time
The post Lars Ulrich Says This Is His Favorite Songwriter of All Time appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Paul Stanley Feels A Little Bit Corny Making His Every Day Routine
KISS’ iconic guitarist Paul Stanley took to his official Twitter account to show how he has been spending time during the self-quarantine to his dear followers. While most of the people are complaining about being stuck in the home and doing nothing during the self-quarantine, Paul showed once again how to keep your brain and […]
- DWEEZIL ZAPPA On EDDIE VAN HALEN: ‘For Many, He Will Always Be The King’
Dweezil Zappa has paid tribute to Eddie Van Halen, who passed away on Tuesday (October 6) at the age of 65. Earlier today (Thursday, October 8), the son of Frank Zappa took to his official web site to write, in part: “Music was changed forever when Edward Van Halen was introduced to the world and […]
- Extreme singer Gary Cherone reminisces on what it was like being in Van Halen with Eddie Van Halen
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- Foo Fighters, Rise Against + More to Play Save Our Stages Fest
Help out independent music venues by watching and donating. Continue reading…
- Sammy Hagar and Michael Anthony Release Video Statement on the Death of Eddie Van Halen
The post Sammy Hagar and Michael Anthony Release Video Statement on the Death of Eddie Van Halen appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong Brought His Fans To Tears With A Rare Eddie Van Halen Video
Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong posted a rare video of recently deceased guitar legend Eddie Van Halen which revealed the one person he would like to play with and his answer moved fans to tears. As you may know, Van Halen’s co-founder and iconic guitarist Eddie Van Halen sadly passed away on October 6, […]
- DIRTY HONEY Hits The Studio To Begin Recording New Music
With tickets and seat assignments in hand, DIRTY HONEY was set to fly to Australia last March to begin recording a second batch of new tunes when they got word that all flights to Australia had been canceled due to COVID-19. Plans were to again meet up with Nick DiDia — who produced the band’s […]
- Why Freddie Mercury Decided To Grow A Mustache, Here Is The Exact Answer Of It
One of the biggest Freddie Mercury fan pages of the whole social media and also internet, Freddie Mercury Online, has shared a couple of recent photos today and unveiled some of the most wondered questions about the late Queen icon. Freddie Mercury Online has unearthed one of the rarest interviews of Freddie Mercury’s friend and […]
- SAMMY HAGAR And MICHAEL ANTHONY On EDDIE VAN HALEN’s Death: ‘It Was Just Like Getting Hit By A Freaking Mack Truck’
Former VAN HALEN members Sammy Hagar and Michael Anthony have released a new video message, filmed on Wednesday (October 7) at rehearsals for Hagar’s annual birthday bash, which was moved to Catalina Island in California due to the coronavirus pandemic. In the clip, Sammy and Michael talk about the passing of their longtime VAN HALEN […]
- PATTY SMYTH Didn’t Leave Her House The Day She Found Out About EDDIE VAN HALEN’s Death
SCANDAL singer Patty Smyth has commented on the passing of Eddie Van Halen. The legendary VAN HALEN guitarist died on Tuesday (October 6) at the age of 65. Smyth told Radio Forrest (hear audio below): “I literally did not leave my house [on Tuesday]. I just couldn’t believe it. I just started looking through the […]
- Eddie Van Halen’s Wife Says ‘My Soul Has Been Shattered’ While Saying Goodbye To Eddie
Janie Van Halen, the wife of the iconic guitarist Eddie Van Halen, shared an emotional farewell message on her official Twiter page after Van Halen’s death. She opened up about how she feels after the heartbreaking incident. Wolfgang Van Halen, the son of Eddie Van Halen, recently shared a post announcing Eddie sadly past away […]
- Motley Crue Gitarist Mick Mars Breaks His Social Media Silence After The Tragic Loss Of EVH
Mötley Crüe guitarist and the most silent member of the band on social media, Mick Mars, posted a tweet to pay tribute to the legendary guitarist Eddie Van Halen following the devastating news of his death. As you may know, for the last couple of days, the rock music community has been mourning after the […]
- You Need to Watch This Hilarious Metal Cooking Show
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- Ghost: New Album Coming This Winter
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- Today in Rock History – October 8
1964, Working at Abbey Road studios in London, The Beatles recorded their next single “She’s a Woman” in seven takes, plus overdubs, recording the song from start to finish in five hours. 1964, Roy Orbison was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with “Oh Pretty Woman,” his third UK No.1. The title was inspired […]
- Tonight: Chat with Sevendust’s Lajon Witherspoon on the Heavy Metal Happy Hour Livestream!
The post Tonight: Chat with Sevendust’s Lajon Witherspoon on the Heavy Metal Happy Hour Livestream! appeared first on MetalSucks.
- Tony Iommi Feels Devastated After Losing His Dear Friend Eddie Van Halen
The iconic guitarist of the British heavy metal band Black Sabbath, Tony Iommi has mourned for his dear friend and one of the greatest guitarists of all time, Eddie Van Halen, with a heartbreaking letter on Instagram. As you know, the inventor and legendary guitarist, Eddie Van Halen passed away on Tuesday, October 6, at the […]
- Rolling Stones’ Mick Jagger Was Picked As A ‘Rabbit Hole’ On Internet And Social Media
The lead singer and one of the founder members of the Rolling Stones, the iconic Mick Jagger is named one of the dangerous celebrities to search for online according to a cyber-security firm. McAfee, a cyber-security firm, shares a list of celebrities whose names most commonly appeared alongside search phrases such as torrent, free mp3, […]
- ALEX VAN HALEN Breaks Silence On EDDIE VAN HALEN’s Death: ‘See You On The Other Side’
Alex Van Halen has broken his public silence since the passing of his younger brother and VAN HALEN bandmate Eddie Van Halen. The 67-year-old VAN HALEN drummer sent the following brief message to Van Halen News Desk: “Hey Ed. Love you. See you on the other side. Your brother, Al”. Eddie died on Tuesday (October […]
- Manager Confirms That Van Halen Were Plotting a Reunion with Michael Anthony
The post Manager Confirms That Van Halen Were Plotting a Reunion with Michael Anthony appeared first on MetalSucks.