Issue: 162Featuring: . Also Included The Devil Wears Prada, Rob Zombie, Mudvayne, Static-X, Powerman 5000, Fame On Fire, Anthrax, REO Speedwagon, Styx, Loverboy and Much More.
Articles in the 2022 Issue
To set the stage, it's 2005 in Dayton, Ohio; a young and hungry Metalcore band has formed. They started strong with the release of their demo Patterns of A Horizon, followed by their signing to Rise Records. As a result, Patterns of A Horizon was re-recorded and turned into Dear Love: A Beautiful Discord, resulting in multiple tours and a
In the age of social media, younger acts have found the ability to garner attention through many different avenues that were not previously available. A popular choice for many of these artists is to post covers to attract fans from the original artists. Starting in 2013, Florida rockers Fame On Fire capitalized on this trend. Hello, XO TOUR Llif3, and
It is hard to believe that summer will soon be coming to an end. After a few years of uncertainty and breadcrumbs of live music, life is feeling normal again. On August 12th, the second night of a full moon, it seemed only fitting for the Freaks on Parade Tour to take over the Five Point Amphitheater in Irvine. Powerman
The sound of footsteps and bells slowly morphing into a thumping Roland 808 drum machine, accompanied by a collection of brass instruments and guitars set the stage for Florida Rock outfit Fame on Fire’s newest release Welcome to the Chaos. The opening track aptly named Intro showcases multiple layers of instrumentation and suspense that perfectly leads into the album’s title
There is a plot of land that is little more than a stone's throw from the convergence of the 5 and 405 freeways. On the very same soil where Marine pilots took to the skies to hone their skills in preparation for fighting the Cold War, the FivePoint Amphitheater served as a sort of portal back to some of most
In a time when the music industry churns out lackluster “music” daily, it is a treat to be reminded of a time when the airwaves were dominated by a new sound, one that acted as a catalyst to so many artists who would follow in the footsteps of one of the greatest to ever do it. Elvis, one of the
Few musicians manage to make a worldwide impact with their music. Fewer still manage to pull that trick off twice – but Dez Fafara, the leader of DevilDriver, is one of this elite number. Formed in Santa Barbara, CA in 2002 when vocalist & frontman Dez Fafara’s previous band Coal Chamber were winding down, the five piece have since become a
Artist, Fashion Designer and Musician Chloe Trujillo is a multi-faceted wonder and she has been teaming up with Mark Dalbeth (Rav Medic) from the rock act BELLUSIRA. The duo are set to release their debut ep HEAVY PEACE through Golden Robot Records digitally August 19. Watch the video for 'THE HEAVIEST SOUND IS SILENCE' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BLvavA1Fb5Y The EP has been preceded by 3 stunning singles ‘MANA,' ‘A LADDER TO THE SUN,’ and ‘THE HEAVIEST
Blending Punk-Inspired Anthems with Classic Rock Influences, SINNER SINNERS is a live band that never makes compromises. The band toured the world extensively, opening for major bands such as Eagles of Death Metal, Refused, The Sonics, Black Flag and Nashville Pussy. After the successful releases of four full-length albums and two EP’s, SINNER SINNERS announces the release of a
The Melvins, who kick off their third tour of 2022 on Sept. 5, have added Taipei Houston to the line-up on all six of the upcoming California performances. “We’re very excited to have Taipei Houston added to the California portion of our upcoming Five Legged Tour,” says Buzz Osborne of the sibling duo of Myles and Layne Ulrich. “I think
Billy Idol is back with The Cage EP which is set for release on September 23 via Dark Horse Records. The new music follows the release of Idol’s 2021 The Roadside EP, which included the Top 15 hit “Bitter Taste” and received praise from fans and critics alike. As on The Roadside EP, Idol is joined on the new project
The Experience Resorts and Upstart Entertainment unveiled today its punk rock n roll-inspired winter music festival, "Destination Chaos" at the Senator Puerto Plata Resort and Spa in the bohemian North Coast of the Dominican Republic that kicks off January 28, 2023. The all-inclusive party spotlights more than 15 bands, some of which will be performing multiple times. The lineup includes
Slyder Smith & The Oblivion Kids Premiere 'Pleasure Victim' Video Ahead Of New Album And Electric Boys UK Tour this August
In advance of the band’s debut LP, ‘Charm Offensive’, which is out 19th August, the swaggering British rock band, Slyder Smith & the Oblivion Kids, have premiered a brand new video for their latest single, ‘Pleasure Victim’. This new material lands as the group prepare for an extensive UK Tour commencing 23rd August as special guests to groove rock legends Electric
Celebrating the 10-year anniversary of their acclaimed album, The Whippoorwill, Blackberry Smoke will embark on an extensive headline tour this fall where they will perform the album in its entirety. Newly confirmed shows include Austin’s Emo’s, Houston’s 713 Music Hall, San Antonio’s Aztec Theater, Indianapolis’ Murat Theatre at Old National Center, Boston’s House of Blues, New York’s Webster Hall and Chicago’s Vic Theatre
Swedish metal heroes AMARANTHE continue to showcase their versatility and eclectic musical taste. After having released a beautiful orchestral version of their power ballad "Crystalline" and a flamenco-tinged acoustic rendition of their banger "Adrenaline" they are now following up with a "cinematic" version of their hit single "Strong" on which - again - the heavy guitars make way for atmospheric synth layers and orchestral arrangements, giving the
Modern Rocks Gallery announces exhibition and first solo show for photographer Ed Caraeff opening Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022
Modern Rocks Gallery announces a brand new exhibition and the first solo show for photographer Ed Caraeff opening Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022 at the East Austin gallery, located at 916 Springdale Road, Canopy, Building 3 Austin, Texas 78702. As a photographer and art director, Ed Caraeff has worked with, photographed, designed or art directed hundreds of album covers, his work
Acclaimed US groove rockers Clutch today share spirited new single, "Slaughter Beach". Chockfull of bluesy rock swagger, the brand new track is available from all streaming services now. Discussing the track, frontman Neil Fallon confides, "The lyrics for Slaughter Beach were inspired by a late night walk along the southern Delaware Bay. Odd things happen there.” The official video for
Multi-platinum powerhouses, Five Finger Death Punch and Brantley Gilbert, have announced today that they will be joining forces this fall for a massive US arena tour with support from newcomer Corey Marks. Produced by Live Nation, the tour will kick off in Grand Rapids on November 9th and lay waste to 20 more cities before wrapping up in Las Vegas
(watch) KREATOR - Release Live Video For "Betrayer" (feat. Dani Filth) / Live At Bloodstock 2021 Out Now
Following the release of their highly successful and critically acclaimed album Hate Über Alles, metal titans KREATOR are proud to share a new live video of their 1989 classic "Betrayer", which was recorded at Bloodstock Festival 2021 and features none other than Dani Filth (CRADLE OF FILTH) on guest vocals. The song is featured on the limited 2LP Live At Bloodstock 2021, a monumental
Fall Out Boy Meets Motley Crue on Ne’er-do-well’s Debut EP ‘Fun Days’; Five-song set from one-man band Bryan Rolli arrives on Sept. 30; First Single "Compromise" lands on August 19
Austin, TX's Ne'er-do-well (the pseudonym of one-man band Bryan Rolli) has announced a September 30th release date for his debut EP 'Fun Days.' Ne’er-do-well is the product of Rolli’s hopes, dreams, anxieties and neuroses. (And his riffs. Plenty of those.) The musician wrote and performed every note on 'Fun Days,' inspired by the one-man band exploits of Paul McCartney, Dave
When revisiting EPICA’s 20-year history, the band’s very first DVD recording 'We Will Take You With Us' is a significant milestone, showing the 6 young musicians on Netherland’s renowned TV show ‘Twee Meter Sessies’ in 2004. Long before YouTube emerged, this broadcast presented the symphonic metallers to a wider audience and also included the first officially recorded live versions of
(watch) Saliva Reaches Top 30 at Radio with "Crows" and Releases Official Music Video for the Single; Announces More Tour Dates!
Multi-Platinum, Grammy nominated band Saliva are in the Top 30 at radio with their latest single "Crows." This is the highest charting song from Saliva since 2011. In addition, the band released the official music video for the single and have announced more tour dates! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9rtp9t3eIqo "Crows" can be streamed/downloaded HERE "Crows is about being in a relationship with
Hot on the heels of the July 15 release of their new studio album 'Starstruck', intergalactic metallers Sick N' Beautiful made their debut appearance at the legendary Wacken Open Air Festival in Germany on August 5, 2022. The band tore through a blistering set, which included cuts from their new album; mesmerizing the audience with their unique hybrid of hard
25-Foot Inflatable OZZY OSBOURNE Embarks On Cross-Country Tour In Advance Of “Patient Number 9” Album
Is OZZY OSBOURNE coming to a city near you? Last month, San Diego Comic-Con fans got to see a 25-foot giant OZZY OSBOURNE inflatable designed by Todd McFarlane towering over the convention. The “OZZY” inflatable has now embarked on a cross-country promotional tour in support of OSBOURNE’s new PATIENT NUMBER 9 album out September 9 on Epic. The month-long tour will close
(watch) VELVET CHAINS Get “BACK ON THE TRAIN” With New Single And Video Directed By Award-Winning Director Dean Karr
Coming off their most recent single/video “Last Drop,” VELVET CHAINS are sharing more new music from their second as-yet-untitled full-length album (due in October) with the hard-hitting track “Back On The Train,” out digitally August 12. The Las Vegas hard rock outfit collaborated with award-winning director Dean Karr (Ozzy Osbourne, Velvet Revolver) for the song’s hauntingly twisted music video and
Heavy horror punk icon WEDNESDAY 13 has slithered his way to the top of the horrendous heights of rock, punk and metal with his electrifying solo music and as front man of renowned horror punk supergroup Murderdolls, amassing a colossal cult-following along the way. On October 7, 2022, the undisputed harbinger of metal horror returns, following up on 2019’s acclaimed
The return of Pixies has been rapturously received, the alt-rock trailblazers reconnecting with long-term fans and introducing themselves to a fresh new audience. In recent weeks, they’ve headlined large outdoor venues across the UK, performed as special guests to Pearl Jam in Hyde Park, and played one of their most intimate shows in years at Manchester’s historic Band On The Wall
The presale for the ninth AVANTASIA studio album A Paranormal Evening with the Moonflower Society has begun, and their magical journey continues with the dramatic power ballad 'Misplaced Among The Angels' - featuring Floor Jansen. Watch the brand-new video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RRG0DO1YFic AVANTASIA mastermind Tobias Sammet comments: “There are still some special voices and artists left that I wanted to work with; one of them being NIGHTWISH singer and frontwoman, Floor Jansen. 'Misplaced Among The Angels'
On the heels of the recent announcement of the solo tour that made global headlines, GRAMMY Award winning guitarist John Petrucci, of the ground-breaking and influential prog-metal band Dream Theater, is announcing more dates to his first headlining solo tour. The shows in Boston, MA (October 7th); New York, NY (October 13th) and Washington, DC (October 15th) were announced last month, and fans demanded
Fasten your seatbelts - THE NEW ROSES are back with their fifth studio album Sweet Poison, to be released on October 21, 2022 via Napalm Records! After their previous record, Nothing But Wild, hit the Top 10 on the German album charts, the quartet went on to share stages with rock legends like the Scorpions, Saxon and Accept. This summer, they even had the chance to tour with genre giants KISS and were the first German band invited to KISS Kruise! Sweet
UGLY KID JOE are back! With Rad Wings of Destiny, the Californians will release their first studio album in seven years on October 21, 2022! For the new songs, the band once again worked with producer Mark Dodson, who was already responsible for UGLY KID JOE's multiplatinum debut album, America's Least Wanted, in 1992, which celebrates its 30th anniversary this year. Rad
(video) Symphonic Metal Veterans DELAIN Present New Singer and Release New Single “The Quest and the Curse”
The wait is finally over! DELAIN, the brainchild of keyboardist, founder and main songwriter Martijn Westerholt, returns with full power, presenting themselves with a new lineup featuring the terrific Diana Leah as their next singer! Her powerful, heart-wrenching voice fits perfectly with the band's style and adds a new strength to their sound. Rejoining the fold and bolstering the band’s
‘Runaway’ is the debut album released by the Welsh rock band Raider. The album features ten tracks of anthemic stadium-esque rock music with blistering guitar solos, high soaring vocals and atmospheric keyboards. The album has been likened to that of a love letter to a decade that inspires the band more than any other - the eighties. Each track on
CHASTAIN has been a force in Metal for over 35 years and CHASTAINIUM V2 is the second album to chronicle the history of the band. 2 tracks from each of the last 10 albums showcase CHASTAIN's inventive and unique sound. The band originally put together by David T. Chastain and Producer Mike Varney has created some of Metal's iconic moments. The band members on
With four studio albums to date and countless awesome live shows under their belt – the latter incidentally also during the pandemic, the Swedish all-female band Thundermother has proved its outstanding artistic potential many times over. Their upcoming new release ‘Black And Gold’ has these exceptionally talented musicians channel their extraordinary qualities even more purposefully and looks set to be
Watch David Lee Roth with John 5 “Nothing Could Have Stopped Us Back Then Anyway" Produced by John 5 and Mike Savage https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rleig5lGNEE
Lockjaw is a band based in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX. The group recently announced their upcoming single: Breaking Point. This is the 4th single of the upcoming album, which the group is planning on releasing throughout the year. This particular song feels like a compelling new chapter for the band, highlighting its commitment to creating music that blurs the lines between a wide range
Celebrating David Bowie Announces Expanded North American Itinerary in Front of Fall Run - Featuring Todd Rundgren, Adrian Belew, Scrote, Royston Langdon and more
After performing rapturously received and critically lauded shows worldwide pre-pandemic, the original Celebrating David Bowie shows return in 2022 answering the question, “What makes Bowie different?”. Rock’n’Roll Hall Of Famer Todd Rundgren, Adrian Belew (Bowie, NIN, King Crimson, Frank Zappa, Talking Heads), and CdB creator, producer, and featured artist Scrote bring Spacehog’s Royston Langdon, Fishbone’s Angelo Moore, and solo artist Jeffrey Gaines with
Texas rock band, Kingdom Collapse are taking the world by storm with their undeniable songwriting, die-hard fanbase, and DIY work ethic. The band released the official music video for their latest hit single "Break Free"! The single has been added to regular rotation on Octane. That makes 3 songs in rotation at once on Octane along with being Pandora's featured
California modern thrash metal heavy hitters WARBRINGER are thrilled to announce a string of headlining shows on the West Coast this September! Having recently wrapped up a spring US tour supporting the legendary Max & Iggor Cavalera, Warbringer will kick off the 18-date headline trek on September 13th in Fresno, CA, and concluding in West Hollywood, CA at the iconic Whisky-A-Go-Go on October 1st.
(WATCH VIDEO) Florida Rockers FAME on FIRE Drop Music Video For Title Track “Welcome To The Chaos” To Celebrate Sophomore Album Release
With their sophomore album Welcome To The Chaos now available worldwide via Hopeless Records, Florida rockers Fame on Fire are celebrating the release by unveiling their next official single and music video from the album. The title track “Welcome To The Chaos” features Ice Nine Kills vocalist Spencer Charnas on the song and is sure to become a new fan favorite. The video for
'RADIANCE' is ten tracks of pure unadulterated brilliant rock. The power of Doug Aldrich and David Lowy's dual guitars provide a wall of sonic nectar. Front man Glenn Hughes rock solid bass grooves and unmatched vocal intensity, still among the greatest rock singers of all time and the matrix of Brian Tichy's drums set the engine room on fire! Radiating
Italian metal legends LACUNA COIL announce the release of Comalies XX, which is set for release on October 14th via Century Media Records. To celebrate the announcement, the band have just dropped their new single and video for “Tight Rope XX” today. Watch the video, which was directed by Trilathera, HERE. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_WWyT7T_Xog Comalies XX is not just a re-recording, but an entire deconstructed and remade version of their third
KILLSWITCH ENGAGE Set to Headline Metal Blade Records Third and Final 40th Anniversary Show at House of Blues Las Vegas
KILLSWITCH ENGAGE are the headline act taking over the House of Blues in Las Vegas, NV in celebration of Metal Blade Records 40th Anniversary with support coming from Fit for an Autopsy and Visigoth. The show is set to take place on Wednesday, October 5 and marks the third and final concert commemorating Metal Blade Records momentous anniversary. Tickets will be
MTVoid, the duo featuring TOOL’s Justin Chancellor and Sweet Noise/Serce vocalist Peter Mohamed, return following a nine-year absence with their new song, “Scanner Void” (https://youtu.be/rzQGDZsWc0s), which is available now via Chancellor’s own label, Lobal Orning. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rzQGDZsWc0s Death Grips producer Andy Morin lends drums and synths to the hypnotic track. In between a flurry of wailing siren-style squeals, Peter issues a
(video) Florida Rock Band Gunshine feat. Austin Ingerman (New Years Day) Releases Debut Self-Titled Album
Rock band Gunshine released their debut self-titled album to all major platforms! Gunshine is a rock n roll band hailing from Pensacola, FL. While spending all of 2020 and 2021 writing and recording their debut album, they honed in on what makes them stand apart, and what they do best. The debut album from Florida rock band Gunshine recalls the
Legendary California-based singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and founding member of Kyuss, BRANT BJORK, will release his fourteenth studio album "Bougainvillea Suite" this October 28th via Heavy Psych Sounds Records. Listen to the first single "Trip On The Wine" now! BRANT BJORK has never missed a shot in the last 20 years. His entire discography is interconnected by an imaginary that draws inspiration from
Acclaimed heavy groove metal pioneers DEVILDRIVER are ready to usher in a new era of the band’s venerable history. Today, the group is excited to welcome back original bassist Jon Miller after more than a decade’s long absence from the scene! In addition to this epic reunion, DEVILDRIVER has also added guitarist Alex Lee (Holy Grail) to the lineup, replacing Neal Tiemann. DEVILDRIVER is also
(video) NILE Mastermind KARL SANDERS Releases Third “Saurian Apocalypse” Single, "The Evil Inherent In Us All"
The wait is almost over - NILE mastermind and multi-instrumentalist KARL SANDERS will finally unleash the impending third chapter of his haunting Eastern-ambient Saurian solo project, Saurian Apocalypse, this Friday, July 22, 2022 via Napalm Records. After revealing the album's cinematic first and second singles, “The Sun Has Set on the Age of Man” and “Skull Fuck Ritual (Skull Breach Edition)”, KARL SANDERS provides a final twisted taste of Saurian Apocalypse with
For over three decades, GRAMMY Award winning guitarist John Petrucci has been known for his work in the ground-breaking and influential prog-metal band Dream Theater. Now, John is adding another career milestone to his resume as he is embarking on his first headlining solo tour performing material from his recently released solo album, Terminal Velocity, as well as songs from his widely acclaimed debut release, Suspended
(watch) BOBAFLEX Release Official Music Video for "I'll Blow Your Dreams Into the Sky"; Announce New Show Date July 23rd at Newport Music Hall
BOBAFLEX released a new single "I'll Blow Your Dreams Into the Sky" to all major platforms last Friday. Today they released the official music video for it. The band announced a new show date of July 23rd at Newport Music Hall with South of Eden, The Lonely Ones and Lost Past Everest. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s0uo_QHWHVg Born out of the ashes of record
Since 2004, acclaimed rockers Alter Bridge have been known for their memorable riffs, infectious vocal melodies and dueling guitar attack that has garnered them critical and fan acclaim around the globe. Now the quartet comprised of Myles Kennedy on vocals/guitars, Mark Tremonti on guitars/vocals, Brian Marshall on bass and Scott Phillips on drums are back with their most-aggressive collection of songs to
Hailing from Palm Coast, FL, post-hardcore mainstays Rain City Drive have released their new self-titled album 'Rain City Drive' via Thriller Records. Leading up to the release, the band has shared music videos and visualizers for tracks "Cutting It Close", "Dreams", "Waiting On You", "Dying For", and most recently, "Blood Runs Cold". 'Rain City Drive' is the follow-up album to 2020's 'To
(watch) Alt-Rock Vocalist & Songwriter LETDOWN. Battles A Toxic Addiction In Music Video For New Single, "Go To Hell"
Big Loud Rock, the new alternative/rock imprint of Big Loud Records, and Letdown. are excited to present the music video for “Go To Hell,” the latest single from Chicago/Nashville-based songwriter and vocalist Blake Coddington. A song about everyone’s toxic addiction to what hurts them the most, the Alex Zarek-directed video for “Go To Hell” encapsulates Coddington’s internal struggle as he
Limited Edition Reissue Of Beastie Boys’ Long Out-Of-Print 4LP Deluxe Edition Of The Multi-Platinum Album 'Check Your Head' To Be Released August 12
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Beastie Boys’ multi-platinum album Check Your Head, on August 12, UMe will release a limited-edition reissue of the rare 4LP deluxe version of the album, originally released in 2009 as an artist store exclusive. The long out-of-print and much sought-after box set features the 2009 remaster of the original double album, plus two extra LPs of
Socially-conscious rocker Patrick Doval teams up with Pete Parada (The Offspring) to turn the camera back on Big Brother with his new single Soulless Machine – released 24/06/22. Driving riffs. Uncompromising drums. Emotive vocals. These elements mix the best of prog, punk, and roll & roll-on Soulless Machine which, despite its namesake, champions a human story at its heart. The
US Metal legends VICIOUS RUMORS would like to welcome a new member to the band...on lead vocals Mr. Ronny Munroe!! They said big news was coming and this freight train had arrived!! Ronny Munroe rose to notoriety in the metal world as lead vocalist for METAL CHURCH and cemented his name even further in TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA. Along with three solo albums
(video) Rex Brown: Acclaimed Multi-instrumentalist, and Member of Pantera and Down, Partners with Gibson for a Signature Thunderbird Bass
Gibson, the iconic American instrument brand, has shaped sound across generations and genres of music, becoming one of the most relevant, played, and loved guitar brands around the world. Gibson is proud to unveil the latest addition to its collection of bass guitars, the Rex Brown Signature Thunderbird Bass. The acclaimed multi-instrumentalist, solo-artist, and member of Pantera and Down, Rex worked closely with Gibson
WATCH HERE: https://knotfest.com/exclusive-performances/lamb-of-god-self-titled-live-in-richmond-on-demand/ The previous livestream is the second performance released from the Knotfest Concert Vault exclusively for Knotfest Premium Members and showcases the band’s recent self-titled album being performed live in full in September 2020. In addition to performing Lamb Of God in its entirety, the performance features an encore of four songs including "Ruin", "Contractor", "512" and the debut live performance of "The Death Of Us",
(free download) Iron Maiden: Legacy of the Beast teams up with Multi-Platinum Hard Rock band Five Finger Death Punch
Iron Maiden’s Legacy of the Beast free-to-play mobile game is excited to announce a major in-game collaboration, this time with American multi-platinum Powerhouse, Five Finger Death Punch! Following several successful collaborations last year, 2022 started with Legacy of the Beast teaming up with Disturbed, Powerwolf, Arch Enemy, and now Five Finger Death Punch! Iron Maiden: Legacy of the Beast wanted a
(video) The Devil Wears Prada Are Set To Release Their Eighth Studio Album "Color Decay" 9/16 via Solid State Records
Metalcore stalwarts The Devil Wears Prada will release their eighth album, Color Decay, arriving September 16th via Solid State Records. The band kicked off this thrilling new era with the video for "Salt." "'Salt' is a song about trying to move forward and then feeling like nothing ever changes, even when you've seemingly done everything right," the band says, crystalizing
New research sheds light on the story of Elvis’ flawed DNA and chronic illnesses. For the first time, a research-backed explanation of why the world lost Elvis on August 16, 1977, is offered. The news reports of the day painted him as bloated and unconscious on his bathroom floor, leaving devastated fans with a graphic, tarnished final image of their
(watch) Testament - Announce Titans Of Creation Video Album + Release Music Video For "Curse Of Osiris"
Bay area thrash metal giants TESTAMENT unleashed their highly acclaimed thirteenth studio album, Titans Of Creation, via Nuclear Blast in 2020. Today, TESTAMENT is proud to announce they will release a Titans Of Creation Video Album on September 9th via Nuclear Blast Records. The limited-edition collectible features performance videos of all the tracks on the record. The footage was compiled at a soundstage in San Francisco and was edited into
Hot off the back of their European Summer Tour, The Dead Daisies are primed to hit the USA this Fall !! The band have been busy radiating some heat in the EU playing with the likes of Judas Priest, Foreigner and on some major Festival dates … They’re really looking forward to tearing up stages from the East to
(watch) Set The Sun Release Debut EP 'In Absentia' - Drop Music Video for New Single "The Way Back" (feat. TELLE & DJ Lethal)
SET THE SUN invites fans to experience the enigmatic duo's debut EP, In Absentia, which is out now on all major streaming platforms. Featuring previous singles "Invisible" and "New Condition", the band's first foray into modern alt-rock modalities is made possible through their frequent collaboration with a growing group of highly lauded fellow artists, who they refer to as "The Collective".
(watch) Authority Zero Announce New Tour Dates For Europe, UK, Japan, Canada and The U.S. In Support Of Latest Album 'Ollie Ollie Oxen Free'; Debut New 'Fight Club' Inspired Music Video
Long-running Arizona punks Authority Zero have revealed their touring plans for the remainder of 2022. Things kick off with the band's long-delayed return to Europe and the UK, with dates kicking off July 14th in Hamburg, Germany. Of the upcoming European tour, frontman Jason Devore says, “After a two plus year painstaking break, we are overwhelmingly ecstatic to get back
The long awaited and highly anticipated documentary “This is GWAR,” will be receiving a limited theatrical run at select Alamo Drafthouse locations in North America, prior to its on-demand release via Shudder. “This is GWAR,” had its world premiere in September 2021 at Fantastic Fest in Austin, TX and these special screenings are being presented by Fantastic Fest as well. Showings
(video) Legendary Heavy Metal Band Stryper Recently Released New Single “Rise To The Call” Off New Album Set For Release In Fall 2022
Legendary, heavy metal band Stryper recently releases their latest single “Rise To The Call,” on June 24th, off their upcoming album set for release later this year. This new album release, produced by front man Michael Sweet, firmly continues the trend established over the band’s last few albums, the new music sees the band growing heavier while also maintaining their
(watch) Las Vegas-based Hard Rock Group VELVET CHAINS Share Dark Single/Music Video "LAST DROP", Prepare For Summer Festival Appearances
Armed with heavy riffs, melodic guitars, soaring vocals and driving rhythms, VELVET CHAINS is a Las Vegas-based hard rock band that offers a modern take on their 90s & 00s influences with darkly themed songs. The quintet have shared a new single and music video, “Last Drop,” for the debut track from their as-yet-untitled second album due out this October.
Hold on to your flamethrowers – the Austin, TX hard rock band, Resisting Vegas, is releasing a “The Thing” inspired music video for their latest single, “Assimilation”. Complete with monster animatronics, raging firepower, and practical 80’s-horror effects; “Assimilation” pays proper homage to John’s Carpenter’s 1982 “The Thing”. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B8D_39dih60 The lyrics of “Assimilation” are based from the creature's point of view:
Today, Anthrax releases “The Devil You Know,” the second "early taste” single/music video from the band’s 40th anniversary Livestream concert, Anthrax XL. The release will be available in North America on Blu-Ray / CD / Digital on July 15 (Megaforce), and will have a European digital release on July 15 (Nuclear Blast), followed by a Blu-Ray release later this year. Pre-orders for Anthrax XL can be placed HERE, and
Frontiers Music Srl is proud to announce the release of the upcoming new studio album, From The New World, by the legendary Alan Parsons on July 15, 2022. Fans can get another preview of the album with the release of a 2nd single and music video I Won’t Be Led Astray featuring vocalist David Pack, formerly of Ambrosia, and guitar
(video) QUEENSRŸCHE Releases First Song and Video "In Extremis" Off Forthcoming Album 'Digital Noise Alliance'
QUEENSRŸCHE announce their 16th studio album, Digital Noise Alliance, which is set for release on October 7th. To celebrate the announcement the band have released their new song and music video “In Extremis” off the forthcoming release. The track is available on all digital platforms and the music video can be viewed, below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W6btF3AotH0 “This song is about being on your deathbed surrounded by your loved
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The dissection of a hero… The one thing you won’t find at any corner store comic is the Man Of Steel constrained and on display, slowly being taken apart, piece by piece…to discover what is at their core, their essence, and makes them a God in mere mortals eyes. Andy Black however, decided to take this journey in his latest
NOW CASTING LONGTIME FRIENDS FOR A COMPETITION OF A LIFETIME! Emmy Award-winning BUNIM MURRAY PRODUCTIONS, creators of MTV’s The Real World and The Challenge, is developing a NEW COMPETITION SERIES for friend groups for a major network. Did you grow up on the same block? Did you go to the same high school? Did you play on a sports team
Bodies collided across the Palladium on this Friday night as Anthrax celebrated four decades of absolute chaos, destruction, and mayhem. The thrash metal veterans kicked off the night with a video tribute from celebrities and peers across the industry. Once the curtain dropped, fans erupted as Among the Living kicked off the setlist. Lead singer Joey Belladonna raced across the stage,
It was December 2019, Sao Paulo Brazil, the last time we set foot on any stage of any kind anywhere in the World. Little did any of us know this same "World" was about to dramatically change… for all of us! At that time we were busy preparing for what was to be the “1984 To Headless” World Tour. In
(watch) L.A. Heavy Metal Machine RESISTANCE Releases Official Video for "Valhalla Has Locked Its Doors"
Traditional Heavy Metal stalwarts RESISTANCE have released the official video for "Valhalla Has Locked Its Doors," a track from the recently released album Skulls of My Enemy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TQ4L6nLBzOY RESISTANCE released long-awaited new album Skulls of My Enemy July 22 on CD and digital formats via Pure Steel Records. Written and recorded during the darkest days of the pandemic, Skulls Of
Drummer Steven Adler was a founding member of Guns N' Roses, who erupted out of the 1980's Sunset Strip music scene to become one of the most popular and influential bands of all time. Adler's distinctive rock n' roll percussion talents are on display in such GNR hits as Welcome to the Jungle, Sweet Child O' Mine, Paradise City, My
Aerosmith Announce '50 Years Live!: From The Aerosmith Vaults' Featuring Rare And Unreleased Archival Concert Films From The Band's Legendary Archives
In continued celebration of their 50thanniversary, today, the four-time GRAMMY® Award-winning and Diamond-certifiedrock legends Aerosmith, (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Tom Hamilton, Brad Whitford and Joey Kramer), announce the launch of 50 Years Live!: From the Aerosmith Vaults, the band's new "official bootleg" streaming concert series featuring five deep, archival, and unreleased multi-camera live shows from Aerosmith's vast personal vaults. With the entire
Los Angeles band Hello Stranger’s “stellar” title track, “True Belief” from their forthcoming EP, is about the commodification of rebellion. It premieres today on V13: “ripping, shredding guitars with ’90s-inspired riffs…with a kind of no-nonsense approach to songwriting… [“True Belief”] ponders how we use important historical figures and movements.” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=POgRr1Q1Kxw “I was inspired after seeing Che Guevara shirts for sale at popular,
The California Dreamin' Tour 2022! We can't wait to hit North American stages with Dorothy & Mac Saturn this Fall! Tickets available NOW Tour dates below / Tickets here - https://www.dirtyhoney.com/tour-dates Aug. 25 - Oshkosh, Wis. @ Waterfest, Leach Amphitheater Aug. 26 - Minneapolis, Minn. @ Fine Line Aug. 27 - Fargo, N.D. @ Fargo Brewing Co. Aug. 29 - Winnipeg, Manitoba
After extending its stay in Los Angeles for a month, Seeff Vintage Photos is taking its acclaimed “Fifty Years in Exile” exhibition on the road. The first stop of a planned tour will be the Modern Rocks Gallery in Austin, Texas, where the show will open Aug. 19th. The exhibition features a collection of rare, unseen and vintage photographs from
Today Classless Act, one of the most buzzed-about up-and-coming rock bands, are releasing their much-anticipated debut album, Welcome To The Show, via Better Noise Music. Having already earned more than one million streams, the new album gained early traction with three previously released singles, including the self-titled “Classless Act” that features a guest appearance by Mötley Crüe's Vince Neil, the catchy
The BulletBoys have made a name for themselves with their loud guitars, boisterous vocals, and shredding solos and that tradition continues with their new song and video “Holy F*ck” via Rock Avenue Records USA. The song was written by guitarist Ira Black and singer Marq Torien, produced, and mixed by Black, and mastered by multi-Grammy award mastering engineer Howie Weinberg.