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WOLF HOFFMANN Has 'Lots Of Thoughts' About UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER Performing Only ACCEPT Songs On Tour
says that he has "lots of thoughts" about
's decision to embark on one final tour during which the singer is performing nothing but
tour, which was launched in early 2016, was originally supposed to conclude with the band's North American run in January/February 2017, has now been extended through the fall of 2018. Asked by
radio show what...
JAMES KOTTAK Says GRETA VAN FLEET Sounds More Like LED ZEPPELIN Than KINGDOM COME Does
spoke about the recently announced partial reunion of the original lineup of '80s rockers
, a band perhaps best known for its uncanny musical resemblance to
played on the band's first two albums, 1988's
"In Your Face"
before leaving the same year.
went on to play on
MCAULEY SCHENKER GROUP
album before joining...
MYLES KENNEDY On SLASH: 'I Don't Know If I Know Too Many People Who Wanna Play As Much As He Does'
In a brand new interview with Australia's
spoke about the camaraderie and respect between him and
GUNS N' ROSES
sang lead vocals on a pair of songs that appeared on
's eponymous solo debut album in 2010 before taking a more central role — under the
SLASH FEATURING MYLES KENNEDY AND THE
Former TURBONEGRO Frontman HANK VON HELL Releases 'Blood' Solo Single
, the second single from former
Hank Von Hell
's comeback album,
, can be streamed below. The song was written by
Hank Von Hell
and produced by
in Gothenburg, Sweden. In line with the title, the cover art was painted by artist
's own blood. Speaking about the new single,
is not just a...
LEGION OF THE DAMNED To Release Comeback Album, 'Slaves Of The Shadow Realm', In January
Dutch thrash/death/black metal outfit
LEGION OF THE DAMNED
has returned after a five-year hiatus. On January 4, 2019, the quartet will release
"Slaves Of The Shadow Realm"
. The follow-up to 2014's
was produced by
and merges the unadulterated fury of the early
LEGION OF THE DAMNED
years with the sophistication of a veteran band. Vocalist
comments on the new record: "With our...
MAYAN Feat. EPICA's MARK JANSEN: 'Saints Don't Die' Video
The official music video for the song
"Saints Don't Die"
— the band featuring
— can be seen below. The track is taken from
's new album,
, which is being released today (Friday, September 21) via
'Saints Don't Die'
deals with wars being fought on the...
NASHVILLE PUSSY: 'She Keeps Me Coming And I Keep Going Back' Video
"She Keeps Me Coming And I Keep Going Back"
, the new video from
, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's latest album,
"Pleased To Eat You"
, which was released today (Friday, September 21) via
calling them "America's last great rock 'n' roll band" — and
should know. Formed in 1997,
preached its sleazy gospel over the past couple of...
DANKO JONES Releases New Single 'We're Crazy'
Acclaimed Canadian hard rock trio
has released a new single,
. The song, produced by
RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE
RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS
), can be streamed below.
marks the first taste of
's forthcoming, as-yet-untitled new album, which will be released in the spring via
Listen To New GRETA VAN FLEET Song 'Lover, Leaver'
, a brand new song from Michigan rockers
GRETA VAN FLEET
(drums) — can be streamed below. The track is taken from the band's debut album,
"Anthem Of The Peaceful Army"
, which will be released on October 19 via
. Collectively written by all four band members, the ten original songs explore a variety of...
HARDCORE SUPERSTAR: 'You Can't Kill My Rock 'N Roll' Video Released
"You Can't Kill My Rock 'N Roll"
, the new
-directed video from Gothenburg, Sweden-based rockers
, can be seen below. The song is the title track of the band's 11th studio album, which is being released today (Friday, September 21) via
Gain Music Entertainment
. The disc consists of 12 ear-splitting anthems that drive home the fact that rock isn't dead; it is, in fact, alive and well and thriving in Sweden. Recorded throughout 2017 and...
TONY IOMMI Doesn't Know What OZZY OSBOURNE Meant When He Said He 'Didn't Have A Great Time' On BLACK SABBATH's Final Tour
doesn't know what
meant when he said that he "didn't have a great time" on
's final tour.
that his last tour with
— the band's farewell trek which ended in February 2017 — was not a pleasant experience for him. He explained: "I didn't have a great...
FLAT EARTH Feat. Former HIM And AMORPHIS Members: 'Cyanide' Lyric Video
, the new band featuring former
Mikko "Linde" Lindström
Mika "Gas Lipstick" Karppinen
(drums) alongside ex-
Anttoni "Anthony" Pikkarainen
, will release its debut album,
"None For One"
, on November 9 via
in Europe excluding Finland (where the effort will be made available through the band's own label
K.K. DOWNING On Collapse Of His Luxury Golf Course Venture: 'I Made A Few Rubbish Business Moves'
about his decision to sell his share of the royalty rights to 136 of the band's tracks, including classic songs
"Breaking The Law"
"Living After Midnight"
Round Hill Music
. The deal was made following the collapse of his luxury golf course venture. The...
SIRENIA: Lyric Video For New Song 'Love Like Cyanide'
Nordic epic metal masters
will release their new album,
"Arcane Astral Aeons"
, at the end of October via
. The follow-up to 2016's
"Dim Days Of Dolor"
marks the band's second LP to feature French vocalist
, who replaced Spanish singer
Ailyn Giménez García
two years ago. The official lyric video for the song
"Love Like Cyanide"
, featuring a guest appearance by
MONUMENTS: 'Mirror Image' Lyric Video
The official lyric video for
, a new song from the British progressive metal band
, can be seen below. The track is taken from the group's long-awaited third album,
, which will be released on October 5 via
Century Media Records
. The band comments: "Happy to show you all the third single of
. Lyrically, the song explores the idea of looking back on previous bad decisions, the want to turn...
Study: Heavy Metal Music Is Inclusive And Governed By Rules Of Etiquette
Forget wild and chaotic behavior, heavy metal music culture is inclusive and governed by etiquette and codes of conduct, according to
new UCL (University College London) research
. After several years on the road, touring with a variety of metal bands from USA and Europe, UCL Anthropology PhD student
has found that the global heavy metal community is complex and...
Former GHOST Guitarist MARTIN PERSNER Returns With New MAGNA CARTA CARTEL Single, 'The Sun & The Rain'
MAGNA CARTA CARTEL
— the Swedish band featuring former
— has unveiled an infectious new anthemic single called
"The Sun & The Rain"
. The trio has also announced a European tour in support of the single and latest EP,
"The Demon King"
MAGNA CARTA CARTEL
has described its music as "soundtracks to movies not yet made." The band's new single keeps the atmosphere from its debut album,
GUS G. Releases 'Force Majeure' Video Featuring UFO's VINNIE MOORE
Greek guitar virtuoso
, well known in rock and metal circles for his work as
's guitarist and as leader of his own band
, has released the official music video for his new song
. The clip, which can be seen below, features a guest appearance by
are currently touring the U.S. together and are scheduled to perform in Sacramento Friday...
AMON AMARTH Reveals Details Of New Documentary And Live Albums, 'The Pursuit Of Vikings: 25 Years In The Eye Of The Storm'
On November 16,
will release its new documentary and supporting live album(s),
"The Pursuit Of Vikings: 25 Years In The Eye Of The Storm"
— which includes a retrospective documentary that features a wealth of live and behind-the-scenes content and extensive band interviews. This film tells the Swedish quintet's history, through both their own eyes and those of the fans that have supported them along the way. It is a thrilling collection that pays respect to the...
ACCEPT: 'Symphonic Terror - Live At Wacken 2017' Cover Artwork, Track Listing Revealed
German/American heavy metal legends
will release a live set,
"Symphonic Terror - Live At Wacken 2017"
, on November 23 via
. Fans can expect a unique
show, shot on August 3, 2017 at the legendary
Wacken Open Air
festival, where the band played the biggest and most extraordinary show of its career in front of 80,000, on top of thousands more fans watching via a live stream. The two-hour concert was divided into three parts, showing...