Posted in Album ReviewsMarch 16, 2013
You ever had one of those moments – let’s call it a “V8 moment” where you wonder why in the hell it took you so long to pick up a particular CD? Well I just had a major one when I picked up the latest release from the Bay area thrash gods we all know and love, Testament.
Posted in Music NewsMarch 9, 2013
THIS IS GONNA HURT
by Nikki Sixx
– A glimpse into the mind of a rock star, from behind his own camera –
Bestselling author, photographer, musician, and radio host of internationally syndicated radio program, “Sixx Sense”, Nikki Sixx is back with the high quality, full colour paperback edition of his New York Times bestselling book, THIS IS GONNA HURT: Music, Photography and Life Through the Distorted Lens of Nikki Sixx ((William Morrow Paperbacks/March 5th, 2013/9780062061881/$21.99).
Posted in Music NewsMarch 7, 2013
Eye Empire released a video for their new single, “More Then Fate” yesterday. The video is made up of footage that was shot while on tour. The video also features appearances from Seether frontman Shaun Morgan, Nonpoint drummer Robb Rivera, and Kyng Bassist Pepe Clarke to name a few.
Posted in Blogs,Music NewsMarch 5, 2013
According to Blesk.cz and Novinky.cz, LAMB OF GOD frontman Randy Blythe has been found not guilty of manslaughter earlier today (Tuesday, March 5) by a three-judge panel in the Czech Republic.
Blythe was facing the possibility of conviction and a long-term jail sentence after a May 2010 incident in which a fan, Daniel Nosek, who attended a LAMB OF GOD performance in Prague, died almost a month later, allegedly from injuries sustained when he was thrown off the stage.
Posted in Blogs,Music NewsMarch 1, 2013
On Sunday, CM Punk will get to meet 77-year-old robbery victim Thomas Dotterer, who was shot in the face at his liquor store back in January and told a local news crew that the worst part of his week was actually The Rock defeating Punk for the WWE Championship at the Royal Rumble. Punk heard about the story, reached out to Dotterer and WSYR in Syracuse reports that Dotterer will have ringside seats at Sunday’s show.
Posted in Blogs,Music NewsMarch 1, 2013
Stone Sour‘s ‘House of Gold & Bones’ period of their career is becoming more and more impressive as its multidimensional aspects continue to be revealed through various mediums. Along with the concept taking form of a double album, ‘House of Gold & Bones’ is taking shape as a four-issue comic book series created by frontman Corey Taylor. Pieces of the first and second comic have already been revealed, and Loudwire is proud to premiere a terrifying taste of issue No. 1 along with a pair of covers for issue No. 3.
Posted in Blogs,Music NewsFebruary 28, 2013
Yesterday Stone Temple Pilots fired front man Scott Weiland by releasing this statement:
“Stone Temple Pilots have announced that they have officially terminated Scott Weiland. No further information is available at this time.”
Weiland was quick to reply with a statement of his own:
Posted in Blogs,Music NewsFebruary 8, 2013
Now through Sunday February 10th, all Death Grip Clothing t-shirts are on sale!! This is your last chance to take advantage of our $9.99 t-shirts at DeathGripOnlineStore.com As most of you know, we only do 1 or 2 runs of our designs making every release a “Limited Edition Release“. We wanted to give you one last chance to snatch up these designs at this low price before there gone! Head over and check it out today!!
Posted in Music NewsFebruary 1, 2013
The 55th annual Grammy Awards were nominees were announced lastnight. Looks like they’re finally starting to get this Hard Rock/Metal Performance nomination thing down. Megadeth, Anthrax and Lamb of God, Iron Maiden, Marilyn Manson and Halestorm will duke it out in this category.
Here’s are some of the nominations. For a full list of nominees, head here:
Posted in Music NewsDecember 1, 2012
Metallica have just revealed the beginning of a new era in their history. Not only has the band launched their own record label, Blackened Recordings, but as of today, Metallica have taken ownership of all of their master recordings.