GUNS N' ROSES Announces Massive London Concert For June 2023

Posted On Dec 1, 2022


GUNS N' ROSES will headline American Express presents BST Hyde Park for the very first time on Friday, June 30, 2023. One of America's most influential rock groups, featuring classic-lineup members Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan, is heading to London for the tenth anniversary of BST Hyde Park. Tic...

LARS ULRICH On His METALLICA Bandmates: 'They Are The Brothers I Never Had'

Posted On Nov 30, 2022


During an appearance this past Monday (November 28) on SiriusXM's "The Howard Stern Show", METALLICA drummer Lars Ulrich discussed his Danish upbringing and how his relationship with his parents has shaped who he is. He said (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET): "My dad was a professional tennis pla...

GG ALLIN Biopic To Be Directed By JONAS ÅKERLUND

Posted On Nov 30, 2022


According to The Hollywood Reporter, Swedish film and music-video director Jonas Åkerlund will helm the upcoming biopic of controversial punk rocker GG Allin. Titled "GG Allin: Live. Fast. Die.", the film will be produced by Angry Films' Don Murphy and Susan MonEord ("Natural Born Killers", "Transfo...

NICKELBACK's RYAN PEAKE: Metalheads Are 'Really Protective Of Their Genre'

Posted On Nov 30, 2022


In a new interview with Tom Power, host of "Q" on Canada's CBC Radio One, NICKELBACK guitarist Ryan Peake talked about the metal overtones in the band's music, particularly in the initial teaser that was released for the group's latest album, "Get Rollin'", which some fans thought featured a more "m...

How Many Guitars Does SLASH Take On The Road With Him? He Responds

Posted On Nov 30, 2022


In a new interview with LA Lloyd, GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash was asked how many guitars he normally takes out on the road with him. He responded (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET): "I tour consistently with two bands. So with GUNS N' ROSES, we take two rigs out to do international [dates]. So w...

Take A Chance — A Metal Tribute To ABBA

Posted On Nov 30, 2022


Cards on the table: if you tend to listen to raw black metal demos that sound like they were recorded in a bucket, by a madman, then the prospect of an album of impossibly glossy ABBA covers performed by a Finnish symphonic metal band is unlikely to have much appeal. For a sizeable majority of the r...

THE ROLLING STONES To Release 50th-Anniversary Show As 'Grrr Live!' Album

Posted On Nov 30, 2022


THE ROLLING STONES have announced the release of "Grrr Live!" , the definitive live hits album from the band's career. Released on February 10 via Mercury Studios, the album will be available in various formats; 3LP black, 3LP colored white (Indies exclusive) 3LP red (d2c exclusive), 2CD, DVD + 2CD,...

New ALICE COOPER Biography "Alice Cooper @ 75" Coming In January

Posted On Nov 30, 2022


Due January 31, 2023, just ahead of Alice Cooper's 75th birthday, via Motorbooks, "Alice Cooper @ 75" is a lavish illustrated biography of the original "shock rocker," examining an extraordinary career through the lens of 75 key events, releases, and collaborations. Pythons, guillotines, stage blood...

Watch Final Show Of MERCYFUL FATE's Fall 2022 North American Tour

Posted On Nov 30, 2022


Reformed Danish metal legends MERCYFUL FATE played the final show of their first North American headlining tour in over two decades on November 16 at the Tabernacle in Atlanta, Georgia. Fan-filmed video of the concert can be seen below (courtesy of the Sonic Perspectives YouTube channel). Featured s...