THE DEAD DAISIES will release their new album, “Burn It Down”, on Friday, April 6 via Spitfire Music/SPV. “Burn It Down” is a muscular tour-de-force, a tornado of pounding drums, pulverizing bass, screaming guitars and in-your-face raw vocals. Evoking the best of ’70s rock with moments of Birmingham’s finest, blended with the early works of
Italian record label Heavy Psych Sounds has been keeping the sounds of stoner, sludge and doom metal alive and on wax for over a decade. Accompanied by a booking agency and a roster of bands that spans the spectrum from extreme to stoner, retro, acid, space and psych- rock, Heavy Psych Sounds have become a notable force
Metal band BAD WOLVES issued a statement today via Twitter, expressing its deep condolences at the sudden passing of THE CRANBERRIES lead vocalist Dolores O’Riordan. O’Riordan was set to record her vocals today on the up-and-coming Los Angeles group’s cover of THE CRANBERRIES‘ most famous and successful song, “Zombie”. BAD WOLVES singer Tommy Vext said
British beer drinkers love low-alcohol session ales, the idea being you can have more pints and just generally spend more time at the pub drinking. You know, have a “session.” Iron Maiden wants you to drink a lot of its new Light Brigade Golden Beer (brewed by British brewer Robinsons)—and at 4.1% ABV, you sure
IRON MAIDEN singer Bruce Dickinson was recently interviewed for a special episode of the “Rock Talk With Mitch Lafon” podcast. You can now listen to the chat below. Asked why he agreed to perform some of the Blaze Bayley-era IRON MAIDEN material upon his return to the band in 1999, Dickinson said: “Well, you know,
There is a legion of sludge metal bands out there today that have pushed the genre’s extremity and direction in new and exciting ways, but few do it like Treedeon. The instrumental side of their music draws heavily from doom and noise, as well as sludge, moving at a thick, crushing pace. Vocally is where Treedeon set
VIXEN frontman Janet Gardner‘s official music video for the song “Candle” can be seen below. The track is taken from her self-titled debut solo album, which was released last August via Pavement Entertainment. Gardner told Rock Pages that “Candle” is a “really heartfelt” song that she wrote about her parents. “They both passed away within
Tony Harnell says that he “had a great time” singing for SKID ROW, despite the fact that he lasted less than a year as the frontman of the formerly New Jersey-based outfit. Harnell joined SKID ROW in April 2015 as the replacement for Johnny Solinger, who was the band’s frontman for fifteen years. Tony quit
Danish brawlers Iniquity had a 14-year, three-album run throughout the ’90s and early aughts. The group’s debut album, Serenadium, shocked the death metal world with its blend of American brutality and European tact. It was an album, though made and distributed by Danish indie Emanzipation Productions, that sent reverberations, reminding even if black metal had
British drummer Barry Graham Purkis, better known as Thunderstick, who played with a developing IRON MAIDEN in the seventies and then moved on to SAMSON (being instrumental in finding a very youthful Bruce Dickinson), has revealed his new-look live touring band. Viixen is the rock ‘n’ roll wildchild vocalist who will be fronting up the
Iconic rocker Glenn Hughes says DEEP PURPLE will soon cease touring completely, leaving him “the last man standing” who can play the band’s songs with authenticity. Speaking on the “White Line Fever” podcast, Hughes discussed his current tour featuring DEEP PURPLE songs, which will include the Steelhouse Festival in Wales on July 29 and 29.
During a recent interview with radio personality Eddie Trunk, DEF LEPPARD drummer Rick Allen offered his thoughts on the possibility of his band eventually being inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame. “I think if the fans put us on a pedestal, that’s good enough for me,” he said. “I don’t need a
BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION‘s studio video for “Wanderlust” can be seen below. The track is taken from the band’s fourth album, “BCCIV”, which was released last September via Mascot Records. This is BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION‘s first studio album since 2013’s “Afterglow”. BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION is the Anglo-American rock group comprising vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, TRAPEZE),
JUDAS PRIEST singer Rob Halford spoke to U.K.’s Metal Hammer magazine about the lyrical themes covered on the band’s upcoming album, “Firepower”. “We’re an open book,” he said. “We can go anywhere, and that’s my job, where the proverbial word ‘challenge’ comes into play. I’m looking for things around me in the real world and
Myles Kennedy (ALTER BRIDGE, SLASH FEATURING MYLES KENNEDY & THE CONSPIRATORS) has announced a string of intimate headline dates in the U.K., his first as a solo artist. The six shows take place in March, to coincide with the release of his debut solo record, “Year Of The Tiger”. Pre-sales will begin at 9 a.m.