Napalm Death To Release New Single "Logic Ravaged By Brute Force" Next Month
by Ollie Hynes (aka Diamond Oz) on January 20, 2020 at 4:52 am
After a busy and highly successful past year of international touring and continued work on a new studio album, UK Grindcore pioneers Napalm Death are now pleased to announce a new 7” / Digital EP to be released via Century Media Records on February 7th, 2020, stressing the start of their “Campaign For Musical Destruction” headlining tour of Europe... Read More/Discuss on Metal […]
Annihilator Posts First Part Of New Album "Ballistic Sadistic" Documentary Online
by Ollie Hynes (aka Diamond Oz) on January 20, 2020 at 4:46 am
Canadian heavy metal/thrash legends, Annihilator, have posted Part 1 of an album documentary on the making of their new album Ballistic, Sadistic. It was shot at Watersound Studios UK. You can check it out below. Annihilator released the shredding new lyric video for "Dressed Up For Evil". The latest single comes by way of the band's seventeenth... Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Konvent Posts New Music Video "Ropes Pt. II" Online
by Ollie Hynes (aka Diamond Oz) on January 20, 2020 at 4:19 am
Copenhagen's rising death doom outfit, Konvent, is set to release their highly anticipated debut album, "Puritan Masochism," on January 24 via Napalm Records. Only a few days ahead of its official release, the band has just premiered another brutal-sounding appetizer with a brand new video! The Danish collective, founded in 2015, stoically trudg... Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Ray Burton, Father of Late Metallica Bassist Cliff, Dies
by Ryan J Downey on January 20, 2020 at 2:11 am
Ray Burton worked to keep his son Cliff's legacy alive. Continue reading…
Cliff Burton's Father Ray Dies
by Dave Lifton on January 20, 2020 at 12:50 am
Ray Burton, father of former Metallica bassist Cliff Burton, has died. Continue reading…
RAY BURTON, Father Of Late METALLICA Bassist CLIFF BURTON, Dead At 94
on January 19, 2020 at 8:31 pm
Ray Burton, father of the late METALLICA bassist Cliff Burton, passed away on Wednesday, January 15 at the age of 94. Ray's death was confirmed by his daughter — and Cliff's sister — Connie, who wrote in a social media post earlier today: "To let you all know that my Dad died last Wednesday. Rest in peace Dad." Ray died just 15 days shy of his 95th birthday. Cliff joined METALLICA […]
Former GUNS N' ROSES Guitarist DJ ASHBA Strikes Plea Deal In DUI Case
on January 19, 2020 at 8:14 pm
According to TMZ, former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist DJ Ashba has struck a plea deal in connection with his July 2018 DUI arrest. The 47-year-old musician, who was also involved with Nikki Sixx's SIXX: A.M. project, pleaded guilty to one count of driving under the influence, reported the State Attorney's Office in Livingston County, Illinois. In return, prosecutors dropped a separate charge of […]
SYSTEM OF A DOWN's JOHN DOLMAYAN And AVENGED SEVENFOLD's M. SHADOWS Team Up For THESE GREY MEN Video
on January 19, 2020 at 7:58 pm
On Saturday (January 18), SYSTEM OF A DOWN drummer John Dolmayan filmed a new music video for his THESE GREY MEN project. The track, which features a guest appearance by AVENGED SEVENFOLD singer M. Shadows, will appear on THESE GREY MEN's upcoming covers album, which is due later in the year. Dolmayan took to his Twitter to share a few photos from the video shoot and wrote in an accompanying […]
Venom On Changing The Face Of Metal, "Storm The Gates" And Why They Love 70000 Tons Of Metal
by Ollie Hynes (aka Diamond Oz) on January 19, 2020 at 7:57 pm
What more can be said about Venom? It's been nearly forty years since the band released their classic debut, "Welcome To Hell," which was followed a year later with the ground breaking "Black Metal" and in one form or another, the band has carried on ever since. The current lineup has been together for eleven years now and in that time, has release... Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Report: AC/DC To Release New Album This Year, Tour Australia In The Fall
on January 19, 2020 at 7:21 pm
AC/DC is rumored to be close to announcing a world stadium tour. The trek will apparently include singer Brian Johnson, who was forced to leave the band mid-tour nearly four years ago due to a dangerous level of hearing loss. He was eventually replaced on the road by GUNS N' ROSES vocalist Axl Rose. On Monday (January 20), Australian radio personality Eddie McGuire discussed the possibility of […]
Imperial Age Announces UK Tour Dates
by Ollie Hynes (aka Diamond Oz) on January 19, 2020 at 5:59 pm
Being already possibly the first Russian metal band to ever succesfully tour the UK as headliners, Imperial Age have announced dates of their second - and bigger - UK tour in April 2020, kicking off at The Dome in London. Prior to working on the highly anticipated follow up to 2018‘s ’The Legacy Of Atlantis‘ you can catch them here: April 16t... Read More/Discuss on Metal […]
Powerwolf To Release "Best Of The Blessed" Album, Featuring Re-Recorded Songs
by Ollie Hynes (aka Diamond Oz) on January 19, 2020 at 5:57 pm
2019 marked the 15th anniversary of the currently most successful modern heavy metal band in Germany: 15 years of Powerwolf, 15 years of the one and only metal mass! Of course, the ultimate high priests of heavy metal are celebrating their triumphant history in glorious style. Set for a summer release on June 5th 2020 via Napalm Records, "Best Of T... Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Lordi Posts New Lyric Video "Like A Bee To Honey" Online
by Ollie Hynes (aka Diamond Oz) on January 19, 2020 at 5:52 pm
Lordi have released their new lyric video for single "Like A Bee To The Honey," a track written by Paul Stanley/Jean Beauvoir. The new Lordi album features an unreleased song by KISS frontman Paul Stanley! The hidden gem "Like A Bee To The Honey" also features the Hanoi Rocks legend Michael Monroe You can check out the official lyric video belo... Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Win tickets for the Scotland Calling Festival 2020
by Phil Newall on January 19, 2020 at 5:40 pm
Win tickets for the Scotland Calling Festival 2020 Its cold, its wet, its January, arguably the dullest month of the year; so in an effort to cheer you up we have teamed up with promoters Gigbox to offer you a PAIR of tickets for the forthcoming Scotland Calling Festival. Scotland Calling 2020 Saturday 25th April The post Win tickets for the Scotland Calling Festival 2020 appeared first on […]
32 Years Ago: Megadeth Release 'So Far, So Good… So What!'
by Jon Wiederhorn on January 19, 2020 at 5:30 pm
Megadeth's third album arrived on Jan. 19, 1988. Continue reading…
3TEETH's Music Video For "Altær" Was Heavily Inspired By Mad Max
by Greg Kennelty on January 19, 2020 at 3:38 pm
It was filmed at the Wasteland Weekend festival in the Mojave Desert. The post 3TEETH's Music Video For "Altær" Was Heavily Inspired By <em>Mad Max</em> appeared first on Metal Injection.
LAMB OF GOD Guitarist Mark Morton Releases Music Video For "All I Had To Lose"
by Greg Kennelty on January 19, 2020 at 3:38 pm
With Sons Of Texas vocalist Mark Morales. The post LAMB OF GOD Guitarist Mark Morton Releases Music Video For "All I Had To Lose" appeared first on Metal Injection.
DISTURBED's "Down With The Sickness" In The Styles Of METALLICA, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD & FAITH NO MORE
by Greg Kennelty on January 19, 2020 at 3:38 pm
Have you ever wondered what Disturbed's extremely meme-able "Down With The Sickness" would sound like in the styles of Metallica,... The post DISTURBED's "Down With The Sickness" In The Styles Of METALLICA, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD & FAITH NO MORE appeared first on Metal Injection.
Nickelback Teasing 'All the Right Reasons' 15th Anniversary Announcement
by Chad Childers on January 19, 2020 at 3:07 pm
What does the band have in store? Continue reading…
How Norman Greenbaum Wrote 'Spirit in the Sky' in 15 Minutes
by Martin Kielty on January 19, 2020 at 2:54 pm
He recalls lyrics coming together quickly, including a line that offended some people. Continue reading…
Bruce Kulick Plans to Record With Kiss Kruise Band
by Martin Kielty on January 19, 2020 at 2:53 pm
Guitarist also hopes to tour with Todd Kerns, Zach Throne and Brent Fitz. Continue reading…
Triumph's Future: No Tour, But Maybe a New Album?
by Martin Kielty on January 19, 2020 at 2:23 pm
Bassist reports studio return has been discussed. Continue reading…
UNLEASHED Frontman: 'If You Do The Same Exact Thing, You're Going To Become Obsolete'
on January 19, 2020 at 1:53 pm
Music Of Destruction recently conducted an interview with frontman Johnny Hedlund and drummer Anders Schultz of Swedish death metal veterans UNLEASHED. You can watch the entire chat below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On their Viking and Scandinavian history-themed lyrics: Johnny: "I'd say we've done a little of both, but yeah, obviously, the Viking tradition type of […]
Watch Drum-Cam Video Of DAVE LOMBARDO Playing SLAYER's 'Angel Of Death' With METAL ALLEGIANCE
on January 19, 2020 at 1:41 pm
Former SLAYER drummer Dave Lombardo joined Gary Holt (guitar; SLAYER, EXODUS), Phil Demmel (guitar; MACHINE HEAD, VIO-LENCE), Jack Gibson (bass; EXODUS) and Mark Osegueda (vocals; DEATH ANGEL) on stage this past Thursday night (January 16) at the METAL ALLEGIANCE concert at the House Of Blues in Anaheim, Californa to perform three SLAYER "Reign In Blood"-album classics: "Postmortem", "Raining […]
OPETH Keyboardist Understands Fans' Frustration Over Lack Of Death Metal Vocals On Band's Recent Albums
on January 19, 2020 at 1:05 pm
Piero "Pie" Di Battista of Hop 'N' Music recently conducted an interview with keyboardist Joakim Svalberg of Swedish progressive metallers OPETH prior to the band's November 9 concert at Alcatraz in Milan, Italy. You can watch the entire chat below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the writing process for the band's latest studio album, "In Cauda Venenum": Joakim: […]
30 Years Ago: 'Tremors' Takes Its Place as a B-Movie Classic
by Tyler Sage on January 19, 2020 at 12:51 pm
The monster movie riffed, joked and scared its way to being a legend in the days of VHS. Continue reading…
KASPAR BOYE LARSEN Says Classic Rock Influence On New VOLBEAT Album Wasn't Planned
on January 19, 2020 at 12:45 pm
Piero "Pie" Di Battista of Hop 'N' Music recently conducted an interview with bassist Kaspar Boye Larsen of Danish/American rockers VOLBEAT. You can watch the entire chat below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the reaction to their latest studio album, "Rewind, Replay, Rebound": Kaspar: "We released a single called 'Last Day Under The Sun' and that went very well, […]
Watch Couple Get Engaged in the Pit at Machine Head Show
by Chad Childers on January 19, 2020 at 12:28 pm
Through 'Death Church' they won't part. Continue reading…
Rush Members Share Heartfelt Thanks for Love + Respect After Neil Peart's Death
by Chad Childers on January 19, 2020 at 12:15 pm
'These touching tributes remind us all to celebrate his remarkable life and our connections to it,' state the group. Continue reading…
Major exhibition of great images from key Manchester photographer announced
by johnrobb on January 19, 2020 at 11:58 am
David Gleave's stark black and whites really capture the grit of a city that is fast forwarding into a different future as it morphs from the post industrial city to the post punk city The post Major exhibition of great images from key Manchester photographer announced appeared first on Louder Than War.
SEPULTURA's DERRICK GREEN On Drummer ELOY CASAGRANDE: 'He Brings In His Own Personality And His Style'
on January 19, 2020 at 11:27 am
"Quadra", the forthcoming album from Brazilian/American metallers SEPULTURA, is a treasure chest of hidden meanings, the beginning of a new era and a space with its own rules, its own definitions and its own reality. The LP will be released on February 7 via Nuclear Blast. The band has released another album trailer which focuses on drummer Eloy Casagrande and his contribution to the new album. […]
MICHAEL WILTON Says TODD LA TORRE's Drumming On QUEENSRŸCHE's 'The Verdict' Album Was 'No Easy Feat'
on January 19, 2020 at 10:53 am
During Scott Rockenfield's extended leave from the band, QUEENSRŸCHE kept the identity of the drummer on last year's "The Verdict" studio album a closely guarded secret. While QUEENSRŸCHE has enlisted former KAMELOT drummer Casey Grillo as Rockenfield's replacement for live shows, frontman Todd La Torre ended up performing the drums on "The Verdict". An accomplished drummer in his own […]
WOLF Releases 'Midnight Hour' Music Video
on January 19, 2020 at 10:29 am
Swedish heavy metal masters WOLF have released a brand-new single, "Midnight Hour". The song is taken from the band's eighth studio album, "Feeding The Machine", which will be released on March 13 via Century Media. It will be made available on vinyl (with the CD included), as a limited-edition CD digipak and on all digital platforms. WOLF states: "This is the first video from 'Feeding The […]
NIGHTWISH's MARCO HIETALA: Lyric Video For 'The Voice Of My Father' Solo Single
on January 19, 2020 at 9:45 am
NIGHTWISH bassist/vocalist Marco Hietala (a.k.a. Marko Hietala) will release the English version of his solo album, "Pyre Of The Black Heart", on January 24 via Nuclear Blast. The style of the effort, which was issued in Finland last May under the title "Mustan Sydämen Rovio", has been described by Hietala as "hard prog." The official lyric video for the disc's latest single, "The Voice Of […]
RUSH's Longtime Friend Says Claims That NEIL PEART Couldn't Speak Before His Death Are 'Not Accurate'
on January 19, 2020 at 8:59 am
Donna Halper — the woman who is credited with discovering RUSH while working at an Ohio radio station back in 1974 — says it is "inaccurate" to say that drummer Neil Peart was unable to speak in the months leading up to his death. Halper appeared to be responding to a recent interview with Sully Erna, where the GODSMACK frontman said that his "friend" Peart "was in a wheelchair and […]
Carnosus Premiere New Song "Lost To Funereal Desires" From Upcoming New Album "Dogma Of The Deceased"
by Jorge W (aka LugalKiEn) on January 19, 2020 at 8:38 am
Swedish death/thrash outfit Carnosus premiere a new song called "Lost To Funereal Desires", taken from their upcoming new album "Dogma Of The Deceased". The record will be out in stores March 13th via Satanath Records (Russia) and Shirley Road Records (USA) . Check out now "Lost To Funereal Desires" below. Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Hecate Premiere New Song "Oracle Atone" From Upcoming New Album "Ode au désert suspendu"
by Jorge W (aka LugalKiEn) on January 19, 2020 at 8:28 am
Hecate premiere a new song entitled "Oracle Atone", taken from their upcoming new album "Ode au désert suspendu", which will be out in stores in March via Mourning Light Records. Check out now "Oracle Atone" below. Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Video: STEVE HARRIS's BRITISH LION Performs In Orlando
on January 19, 2020 at 8:22 am
Fan-filmed video footage of BRITISH LION's January 18 concert at Ace Café in Orlando, Florida can be seen below. BRITISH LION is the side project of Steve Harris, bassist and co-founder of metal icons IRON MAIDEN. BRITISH LION's second album, "The Burning", was released on January 17 in digipack CD, double gatefold vinyl and digital download formats via Explorer1 Music (E1). BRITISH […]
Wombbath Premiere New Song "A Vulgar Declaration" From Upcoming New Album "Choirs of the Fallen"
by Jorge W (aka LugalKiEn) on January 19, 2020 at 8:16 am
Wombbath premiere a new song titled "A Vulgar Declaration", taken from their upcoming new album "Choirs of the Fallen", which will be out in stores March 06 via Soulseller Records. The album was mixed by Tomas Skogsberg at the legendary Sunlight Studios in Stockholm and comes with cover art done by Benny Moberg of Sufficiently Studios. Check... Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
laCasta Premiere New Song "Vultures" From Upcoming New Album "Æternvm"
by Jorge W (aka LugalKiEn) on January 19, 2020 at 8:09 am
Italian band laCasta premiere a new song titled "Vultures", taken from their upcoming new album "Æternvm", which will be out in stores February 28th via Argonauta Records. Check out now "Vultures" below. Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
NICKELBACK Appears To Be Teasing Tour Celebrating 15th Anniversary Of 'All The Right Reasons' Album
on January 19, 2020 at 8:05 am
NICKELBACK's official web site has launched a countdown clock that is scheduled to hit zero on Tuesday, January 21 at 9:00 a.m. PST. The band has also released a one-minute teaser video and captioned it with lyrics from the song "Photograph" from the 2005 album "All The Right Reasons", "We said someday we'd find out how it feels, to sing to more than just the steering wheel," along with a link to […]
SLIPKNOT Fans Blast 'Ridiculous' Ban On Spiked Collars And Wallet Chains At Glasgow Concert
on January 18, 2020 at 9:49 pm
According to the BBC, the organizers of SLIPKNOT concert's in Glasgow have been blasted for a "ridiculous" ban on certain items of clothing and accessories. Among the articles that were not permitted inside the SSE Hydro arena for the band's show on Saturday (January 18) in the Scottish city were spiked items of clothing, large belt buckles, large chain wallets, laser pointers, fireworks, candles […]
Nocturnalia Posts New Single "Forsaken" Online
by Ollie Hynes (aka Diamond Oz) on January 18, 2020 at 6:56 pm
Today, Nocturnalia releases the single "Forsaken" from their album 'III: Winter', released last November. "Forsaken" is the most up-tempo song of the album which, since it's release, has received great feedback from press, including a 10/10 review in UK magazine PowerPlay. Dennis from Nocturnalia explains the song: "’Forsaken‘, is about the ’myl... Read More/Discuss on Metal […]
Sum 41 Cancel Paris Show After Explosive Device Detonated Outside Venue
by MetalSucks on January 18, 2020 at 6:40 pm
The has band reassured fans that despite the incident, "Band, crew, the fans in line are all safe, and there were no injuries." The post Sum 41 Cancel Paris Show After Explosive Device Detonated Outside Venue appeared first on MetalSucks.
Sum 41 Cancel Show After Explosive Device Detonated Outside of Venue
by Rabab Al-Sharif on January 18, 2020 at 5:52 pm
There were no injuries. Continue reading…
Explosive Device Detonated Outside Paris Venue Before SUM 41 Show
by Greg Kennelty on January 18, 2020 at 5:31 pm
No word on what's going on yet. The post Explosive Device Detonated Outside Paris Venue Before SUM 41 Show appeared first on Metal Injection.
MetalSucks’ Least-Sucky Songs of the Week
by MetalSucks on January 18, 2020 at 4:30 pm
Featuring Suicide Silence, Igorrrr, and more! The post MetalSucks’ Least-Sucky Songs of the Week appeared first on MetalSucks.
NHL Goalie Surprised With Metallica Drum Set for 500th Game
by Joe DiVita on January 18, 2020 at 4:24 pm
And a special message from Lars Ulrich. Continue reading…
Demons & Wizards Release New Single “Midas Disease”
by MetalSucks on January 18, 2020 at 4:19 pm
Listen to the latest single from the band's new album, III. The post Demons & Wizards Release New Single “Midas Disease” appeared first on MetalSucks.
Grey Daze Release “What’s in the Eye” Featuring Chester Bennington
by MetalSucks on January 18, 2020 at 4:12 pm
Grey Daze, the ‘90s era band helmed by Chester Bennington, give fans an early listen to their as-of-yet untitled debut album. The post Grey Daze Release “What’s in the Eye” Featuring Chester Bennington appeared first on MetalSucks.