RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS bassist Flea married fashion designer Melody Ehsani over the weekend. The 57-year-old rocker, whose real name is Michael Balzary, shared a photo from the wedding on Instagram, writing in an accompanying message: “My life has changed forever and I am eternally humble and grateful. The person who sees all of me
It’s still just October but we are already announcing a second massive batch of bands! It’s twenty new names total and we will start with the more underground acts. The war poets 1914 are coming from Ukraine to deliver their sludge-ish take on of black / death metal blend. For the next band we stay
A limited-edition TWISTED SISTER 35th-anniversary “Stay Hungry” coin is now available for a limited time only. According to the band, here is how to order: 1. Orders are currently being taken through PayPal only at this PayPal address: Coallier@aol.com 2. When ordering, you MUST include your mailing address. 3. Coins are $35.00 plus $5.00 shipping
There was a time, not so long ago, when a record that sounded like “Gidim” would have caused metalhead jaws to drop across the globe. These days, levels of brutality, precision and virtuoso dexterity in extreme metal have reached utterly preposterous levels, with countless bands pursuing a similarly wildly technical and extreme course, making it
Pat Benatar, THE DOOBIE BROTHERS and SOUNDGARDEN are leading the fan vote for this year’s Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame induction class. Nearly 1.4 million votes have already been cast since voting began. Fans can cast their vote at the museum in Cleveland and on its web site. They can also vote on Google
Fan-filmed video footage of HAIL!, the project featuring ex-LAMB OF GOD drummer Chris Adler, EXODUS vocalist Steve “Zetro” Souza, VIO-LENCE/ex-MACHINE HEAD guitarist Phil Demmel and former MEGADETH/BLACK LABEL SOCIETY bassist James LoMenzo, performing earlier tonight (Friday, October 18) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates can be seen below. Prior to the tour’s launch, LoMenzo stated about
SAINT ASONIA, the act led by ex-THREE DAYS GRACE frontman Adam Gontier and STAIND guitarist Mike Mushok, has shared the new song “This August Day”. The track is the latest single from SAINT ASONIA‘s forthcoming album, “Flawed Design”, which is due out on October 25 via Spinefarm Records. “Two years ago this August, I went
Ex-STATIC-X guitarist Tripp Eisen has accused his former bandmates of “violating the memory” of the group’s late frontman, Wayne Static, by altering some of the previously unreleased songs he wrote with Static. Last year, STATIC-X announced plans to release “Project Regeneration”, its first new album in a decade, featuring the last recordings of Wayne, who
Former SCORPIONS and current KINGDOM COME drummer James Kottak says that he is “sick” of seeing commercials featuring “interracial couples,” insisting that “this is not reality.” Earlier today, Kottak tweeted: “You know I am sick of every other commercial having inter racial couples…this is not reality. It is Hollywood shoving it down our throat. I
SLIPKNOT and STONE SOUR frontman Corey Taylor and his girlfriend of the past two years, Alicia Dove, tied the knot over the weekend in their hometown of Las Vegas. The news of the marriage was confirmed by HELLYEAH bassist Kyle Sanders, who shared a photo of him with the happy couple, along with the following
Fan-filmed video footage of Sebastian Bach performing SKID ROW‘s entire “Slave To The Grind” album on October 12 at the Whisky A Go Go in West Hollywood, California can be seen below. The setlist for the concert was as follows: 01. Slave To The Grind 02. The Threat 03. Quicksand Jesus 04. Psycho Love 05.
CLUTCH and GWAR are mourning the loss of their longtime friend and manager, Jack Flanagan. CLUTCH announced Flanagan‘s passing in a social media post earlier today. The band wrote: “We lost a hero today. Jack Flanagan was super human in every way. For 25 years, Jack guided the band through every conceivable situation with a
California-based extreme metal titans SUICIDE SILENCE have completed work on their sixth studio album. The disc was produced by Steve Evetts (EVERY TIME I DIE, THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN) and was mixed by Josh Wilbur (LAMB OF GOD, GOJIRA). A 2020 release date is expected. SUICIDE SILENCE‘s latest, self-titled album came out in February 2017
Original BLACK SABBATH drummer Bill Ward has paid tribute to Ginger Baker. The legendary CREAM drummer died on October 6 at the age of 80. Baker‘s family posted a message to fans on Twitter, stating he “passed away peacefully” at a hospital in the United Kingdom. “He was in no pain and had recently been
Biff Byford has confirmed that SAXON has commenced work on its 23rd studio album. The singer checked in via video message on his Twitter account — his first since undergoing an emergency triple bypass surgery last month. “I want to thank everybody for the brilliant messages you’ve sent,” he said. “Brilliant. Thank you very much.