ALICE COOPER - "IF THE AUDIENCE GETS OFF ON IT, IT'S THERE"; A PARANORMAL INTERVIEW PART 1 STREAMING (VIDEO)
|Posted on July 24, 2017 at 9:35 PM||comments (0)|
Alice Cooper’s new album, Paranormal, will be released on July 28th via earMUSIC. Part 1 of a new video series, A Paranormal Interview, can be seen below:
Paranormal was produced by long-time collaborator Bob Ezrin (Pink Floyd, Deep Purple). In addition to the new studio album and the two new recordings from the...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 24, 2017 at 9:20 PM||comments (0)|
Siri may not have Freddie Mercury‘s killer voice, but she recognizes a classic when she hears it. Read her a snippet of lyrics from Queen‘s behemoth hit “Bohemian Rhapsody,” and she’ll pick right up where you left off, as you can see in the video below.
A Journal of Musical Things made th...Read Full Post »
JAMES HETFIELD Slams KYLIE + KENDALL JENNER For Selling Unauthorized METALLICA T-Shirt: 'It's Disrespectful'
|Posted on July 24, 2017 at 9:15 PM||comments (0)|
METALLICA frontman James Hetfield has slammed Kylie and Kendall Jenner for selling "vintage" T-shirts with the pair's faces superimposed over some of rock and rock's biggest icons, including his band.
The T-shirts in question were unveiled on the sisters' Kendall + Kylie online shop late last month, and featured images of METALLICA, Ozzy Osbourne, KISS, PINK FLOY...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 24, 2017 at 9:10 PM||comments (0)|
A music video for “Can’t Get Enough”, the opening track of Quiet Riot’s upcoming new album, Road Rage, is available for streaming below.
Led by drummer Frankie Banali, who is joined by veteran bassist Chuck Wright (who has been in and out of the band since 1982), guitarist Alex Grossi (who h...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 24, 2017 at 9:10 PM||comments (0)|
A new covers album is coming from Motorhead, comprised of the best cover songs from the legendary rock and roll band’s career. The upcoming record, Under Cöver, will also feature a never before heard version of David Bowie’s classic track “Heroes.”
Along with creating some of rock and metal’s greatest original tracks in their four-decade car...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 24, 2017 at 9:00 PM||comments (0)|
When Robert Plant told the crowd “It feels great to be back” as Led Zeppelin played the second Oakland concert of their first U.S. tour in two years, he couldn’t have known it would also be their final show in America.
It was July 24, 1977, and there were just seven more concerts left on the schedule for the massive four-month tour, which kicked off on ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 24, 2017 at 8:55 PM||comments (0)|
The official trailer for BLACK SABBATH's upcoming film, "The End Of The End", can be seen below.
"The End Of The End" chronicles the final tour from the band that spawned the metal genre — BLACK SABBATH. On February 4, 2017, SABBATH stormed the stage in their hometown of Birmingham, to play the 81st ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 24, 2017 at 8:45 PM||comments (0)|
This young man is a credit to the community! Decked out in a bathing suit, hat and what looks like a red cape, this dude took to his lawn to give Free Metal to his neighbors and passersby.
Meet Steve Brown. According to his Facebook page, he gave up the good life as a former Customer Service Manager at Walmart and a former Sales Manager at Warren Auto Wreckers to deliver m...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 24, 2017 at 8:35 PM||comments (0)|
Former Megadeth guitarist Marty Friedman is set to release his 13th solo album, titled Wall of Sound, later this summer.
Due on Aug. 4, Wall of Sound is available to pre-order through Friedman’s official website, where fans can also find ticketing details for his upcoming tour in support of the new LP. Promising the new set “expands and destroys any conventional not...Read Full Post »
RITCHIE BLACKMORE'S RAINBOW - "THERE IS A NEW TRACK SCHEDULED TO BE RELEASED," SAYS SINGER RONNIE ROMERO; VIDEO
|Posted on July 24, 2017 at 8:25 PM||comments (0)|
In a new interview with MariskalRock (watch below), vocalist Ronnie Romero of Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow reveals that fans can expect more new music from the band.
"As a matter of fact, we recorded some stuff back in January,” says Ronnie. “Actually, there is a new track scheduled to ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 24, 2017 at 8:20 PM||comments (0)|
As the lead vocalist of the legendary female rock band Vixen, Janet Gardner's powerful vocals propelled Vixen to the top of the Billboard charts with crossover hits "Edge Of A Broken Heart" and "Cryin’'" and AOR rockers "How Much Love" and "Love Is A Killer”. Vixen toured extensively, grinding out 200 shows per year, opening for the likes of Deep Purple, Ozzy Osbourne, The S...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 23, 2017 at 10:05 PM||comments (0)|
The Darkness are back and ready to blow up your speakers again. The band has titled their fifth full-length album Pinewood Smile and they’ve provided fans with some new music to check out in the form or a track called “All the Pretty Girls.”
With a high pitched distortion followed by Justin Hawkins‘ wail and the addition of drums and guitars, the...Read Full Post »
RICHARD FORTUS Says 'Everyone Is Excited' About Possibility Of New Album From Reunited GUNS N' ROSES
|Posted on July 23, 2017 at 10:00 PM||comments (0)|
GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Richard Fortus has told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch in a new interview that he is looking forward to recording a studio album with the partially reunited classic lineup of the band. "Everyone is excited about it," he said. "There's a really magical thing now with the band. It feels like a new band. It feels like the best version since I joined, and it's the most...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 23, 2017 at 9:55 PM||comments (0)|
The much-anticipated reunion of four of the five surviving original members of Foreigner took place at the Nikon at Jones Beach Theatre in Wantagh, N.Y., tonight. Singer Lou Gramm, keyboardist Al Greenwood and multi-instrumentalist Ian McDonald joined Mick Jones and the band’s current lineup for a three-song encore.
The reunited former bandmates performed “Long, L...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 23, 2017 at 9:50 PM||comments (0)|
According to a report by Niagara This Week, the Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino has launched a line of specially designed chips inanticipation of the KISS outdoor show there later this summer. There are five chips in total, one for each individual member of the band plus one featuring the entire group.
A new chip will be released each and will cost. The band ch...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 23, 2017 at 9:40 PM||comments (0)|
Produced by Jacob Hansen (Volbeat, Amaranthe, Epica) and mastered by Grammy award winning Ted Jensen, and featuring the soon to be c...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 23, 2017 at 9:35 PM||comments (0)|
KIX guitarist Ronnie Younkins has opened up about his drug addiction, saying that his "disease had gotten worse" after he relapsed several years ago following two decades of sobriety.
Younkins missed a KIX concert in Pennsylvania in March when the rest of the group was unable to reach him. He was eventually found "not in great condition and very upset," according to T...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 23, 2017 at 9:25 PM||comments (0)|
Before they became one of the biggest rock bands on the planet, Guns N’ Roses were just another struggling act — until Geffen A&R exec Tom Zutaut heard something special, fought to sign them and kept on fighting until their debut Appetite for Destruction LP became a hit.
As hardcore GNR fans are aware, Zutaut doesn’t give many interviews, but he made ...Read Full Post »
DEEP PURPLE TO RELEASE COMPREHENSIVE NEW ANTHOLOGY, A FIRE IN THE SKY, IN SEPTEMBER; CO-HEADLINE TOUR WITH ALICE COOPER LAUNCHES ON AUGUST 12TH
|Posted on July 23, 2017 at 9:20 PM||comments (0)|
Deep Purple stands alongside Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath as part of the Holy Trinity of British hard rock. The list of the band's classic songs is legion, and the influence it's had on successive generations of musicians is both enduring and remarkable. Rhino will celebrate Deep Purple's history with three definitive collections.
A Fire In The Sky will be available as...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 23, 2017 at 9:10 PM||comments (0)|
Yesterday, President Donald Trump appointed hedge fund manager Anthony Scaramucci as the new White House director of communications. The similarity of his surname to the word “scaramouch” resulted in a massive spike in people trying to decipher the middle section of Queen‘s “Bohemian Rhapsody.”
As USA Today reported, Merriam-Webster noticed that sear...Read Full Post »