Spectacularly Majestic! Heavy Metal Collectors: An interview series Part 15: Joakim Transgrud (Oslo, Norway)
Spectacularly Majestic! Heavy Metal Collectors: An interview series Part 15: Joakim Transgrud (Oslo, Norway) by JP Inspiration can come from a number of unique sources. The concept behind this interview series was developed over time but recently crystallized in my mind. As the owner of a large ... Read more at Metal-Rules.com
20 Most Metal Marijuana Strains
Marijuana growing has become more of a science in recent years, as more and more states legalize it. Still, you might be astonished to find out there are thousands of individual strains, carefully bred to inherit specific effects. With the help of the good people at Leafly , who have encyclopedic ... Read more at Loudwire
Alter Bridge Have 10 Songs Written for New Album, More to Go
We've already learned that Alter Bridge are targeting October for their new album, the follow-up to 2016's The Last Hero . The plan was to start writing in March and now Mark Tremonti has an update on the progress, revealing 10 tracks are finished. The guitarist turned 45 ... Read more at Loudwire
Motley Crue's Nikki Sixx: Jake E. Lee's Mick Mars Story Is 'Make Believe'
Yesterday (April 19), we reported on former Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Jake E. Lee recollecting how Nikki Sixx and Tommy Lee wanted him to replace Mick Mars in Motley Crue circa 1981. Sixx has denied these claims, calling it a "make believe story." The bassist was vocal on Twitter ... Read more at Loudwire
NEW YEARS DAY Vocalist Talks Mixing Pop And Metal On New Album 'Unbreakable': 'I Wanted To Experiment'
Vocalist Ash Costello and guitarist Nikki Misery of NEW YEARS DAY recently spoke with James Wilson-Taylor of the British magazine Rock Sound. The full conversation can be seen below. A few excerpts follow (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the inspiration behind the title of the group's ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
QUEENSRŸCHE Singer Thinks 'The Verdict' Is 'A Great Representation Of Where The Band Is Creatively Today'
QUEENSRŸCHE frontman Todd La Torre recently spoke with TNT Radio Rock. The full conversation can be streamed below. A few excerpts follow (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the group's new album, "The Verdict": Todd: "We all wrote together as a band and came up with ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
VOIVOD Drummer: 'We Are Writing A New Album Right Now On The Road'
Prior to VOIVOD's performance in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on April 5, drummer Michel "Away" Langevin spoke with Michael Nagy of KJAG Radio and Jag TV. The full conversation can be seen below. A few excerpts follow (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the key to the band's ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
WHITESNAKE's JOEL HOEKSTRA On Writing With DAVID COVERDALE: 'The First Thing You Come Up With Has To Be Good'
WHITESNAKE guitarist Joel Hoekstra recently spoke with Cameron Buchholtz of the Oklahoma City, Oklahoma radio station 100.5 The KATT. The full conversation can be streamed below. A few excerpts follow (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the band's rigorous touring schedule: Joel: "Tha ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
Smoulder - Times Of Obscene Evil And Wild Daring (2019)
Artist: SmoulderAlbum: Times Of Obscene Evil And Wild DaringReleased: 2019Style: Doom MetalFormat: MP3 320KbpsSize: 84 Mb Tracklist: 01 - Ilian of Garathorm 02 - The Sword Woman 03 - Bastard Steel 04 - Voyage of the Sunchaser 05 - Shadowy Sisterhood 06 - Black Gods KissDOWNLOAD LINKS: RAPIDGATOR: ... Read more at New Album Releases » Metal
Cellar Darling - Jazz Cafe, London - 31st March 2019
First up tonight were Swiss band Appearance of Nothing. Due to train delays I arrived part of the way through their set. It's good Prog metal with some great guitar riffs. Toward the end of their set they were joined on stage by Celar Darling's Anna Murphy who added her vocals to a song. ... Read more at PlanetMosh
NIKKI SIXX Slams "Washed Up Small Career People" Using The Dirt Biopic To Get Attention
The long-awaited Mötley Crüe biopic, The Dirt, based on the 2001 New York Times bestselling autobiography, debuted on March 22. The band immediately became the top searched topic on Google Trends with a 4300% spike in searches.On April 19th, Sixx posted the following message on Twitter, ... Read more at Bravewords.com - News
Bilmuri - Wet Milk (2019)
Artist: BilmuriAlbum: Wet MilkReleased: 2019Style: Post-HardcoreFormat: MP3 320KbpsSize: 46 Mb Tracklist: 01 - Lifeisgood 02 - Myfeelingshavefeelings 03 - Holycrud 04 - Ilovebeer 05 - Mytop10mostbrootalbreakdownsof2047 06 - Spacesbetweenlettersarecool 07 - YouareamazingandiloveyouDOWNLOAD LINKS: ... Read more at New Album Releases » Metal
Spite Premiere New Single & Music Video "The Root Of All Evil"
Spite Premiere New Single & Music Video "The Root Of All Evil" A new Spite track entitled "The Root Of All Evil" has been premiered online with an official music video now streaming below. Comments vocalist Darius Tehrani of the new single: "'The Root Of All Evil ... Read more at MetalUnderground.com
Exodus Post 1984 Live Performance Of "No Love" In Honor Of 40th Anniversary
Exodus Post 1984 Live Performance Of "No Love" In Honor Of 40th Anniversary Band Photo: Exodus (?) Bay area thrashers Exodus are celebrating their 40th anniversary by sharing the below live version of "No LOve" recorded during band's appearance at the 'Day In The First ... Read more at MetalUnderground.com
Auras Premiere New Single "Momenta"
Auras Premiere New Single "Momenta" Auras premiere a new track called "Momenta" off their impending new record "Binary Garden". That album will land in stores on July 12th via eOne Music/Good Fight Music. Comments guitarist Josh Ligaya of this first song from "Bina ... Read more at MetalUnderground.com
Raiders (Ex-The Blackout) Premiere New Single "Wasting Away"
Raiders (Ex-The Blackout) Premiere New Single "Wasting Away" Raiders - featuring ex-The Blackout members Sean Smith and James Davies among their ranks - premiere a new track entitled "Wasting Away" streaming via YouTube below. The single was recorded at LongWave Studios with ... Read more at MetalUnderground.com
Hollow Haze - New Album Detailed, Launch Video
Italian melodic metal act Hollow Haze are all set to put out a brand new studio record. Entitled Between Wild Landscapes And Deep Blue Seas, the album contains 12 new tracks and will be out on July 12th, 2019 through Frontiers Music Srl. It was produced by Hollow Haze, mixed by Simone Mularoni and ... Read more at Metal Storm News
SLASH - "AC/DC Is Bar None, With The Exception Of THE ROLLING STONES, The Greatest Rock 'N' Roll Band Ever"
Speaking with Consequence Of Sound, guitar icon Slash discussed his on going collaboration with Myles kennedy & The Conspirators, Guns N' Roses, and he revealed his choice for greatest rock band ever. Following is an excerpt from the interview.On regrouping with Myles Kennedy & The ... Read more at Bravewords.com - News
Static-X's New Touring Vocalist Says Wayne Static "Would Be Honored By The Celebration"
During a recent interview with Kerrang!, Static-X further discussed their reunion and upcoming tour. While opening up about his role in the band, touring vocalist Xer0, who is rumored to be Dope frontman Edsel Dope, said he believes Wayne Static 'would be honored by the celebration.' Xer0 ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
Listen To New Accept Song "Life's A Bitch"
Accept have released a new 7″ single titled 'Life's A Bitch.' The effort comes with the new title track on the a-side and a live version of 'Restless And Wild' from Wacken 2017 on the b-side. You can stream 'Life's A Bitch' below. Wolf Hoffmann ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
GRAAL Sigullum Naturae (Avant-garde Metal, 1998)
Review by siLLy puPPy - By the 1980s metal was an established force to be reckoned with and while Iron Maiden and Judas Priest were becoming household names, other bands were seeking more adventurous avenues to unleash their metallic fury upon. While Celtic Frost was the first extreme metal band to ... Read more at MetalMusicArchives.com New Reviews
KRAANIUM Slamchosis (Brutal Death Metal, 2018)
Review by Kev Rowland - Any album which starts with Cameron Britton (as Edmund Temper in the superb series 'Mindhunter') saying 'it's not easy butchering people, it's hard work', just has to be interesting and that is certainly the case here. That isn't the only ... Read more at MetalMusicArchives.com New Reviews
AURAS Announce Binary Garden Album; "Momenta" Single Streaming
Canadian progressive metal act Auras have debuted a new single today called 'Momenta.' The song is the first track released from their new LP due out later this year titled Binary Garden. ''Momenta' is a song about showing appreciation to our parents and how we may not ... Read more at Bravewords.com - News
Exodus Celebrate 40th Anniversary By Releasing 1984 Live Recording Of "No Love"
Exodus are celebrating their 40th anniversary by releasing a live recording of 'No Love' from the 1984 Day In The Dirt festival in Berkeley, CA. Gary Holt commented: ''Day In The Dirt' was almost like the Bay Area thrash metal Woodstock, our own underground version on the ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
Get Scared Release New Album "The Dead Days"
Despite their ongoing hiatus, Get Scared have decided to officially release their new album 'The Dead Days' today (April 19). You can purchase the effort HERE and stream it below. Guitarist Johnny Braddock commented: 'The album is about coming to terms with death. You grow up and one ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
Cynic's Paul Masvidal To Release "Mythical Human Vessel" Trilogy Of Records
Cynic's Paul Masvidal has announced that he will be releasing a trilogy of records titled 'Mythical Human Vessel.' The first part, 'Mythical,' will be released on May 31 and the first single 'The Spaces' can be streamed below: Here's a description of the ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
JEFF PILSON On FOREIGNER: 'I'm Not Sure If There's Gonna Be A Whole Record Of New Material Again'
FOREIGNER bassist Jeff Pilson has confirmed that there are no plans for the band to make a new studio album anytime soon. "We have had new songs on various packages that we put out - we had two new songs out just a couple of years ago, on our 40th anniversary," he told the Rock 100.5 ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
KISS's PAUL STANLEY: 'I Pursued Fame As A Way To Compensate For A Lot Of Insecurities'
KISS frontman Paul Stanley will guest on the April 23 episode of "The Big Interview". The AXS TV program, which is on its seventh season, features interviews with some of entertainment's most influential artists. In a preview video below, Stanley talks to veteran TV journalist and ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
STITCHED UP HEART Frontwoman: BLABBERMOUTH.NET Commenters 'Can Be Mean'
STITCHED UP HEART singer Alecia "Mixi" Demner spoke to Central Mo News about the reaction from BLABBERMOUTH.NET commenters to the band's latest single, "Lost". "All I read was all the boob stuff," she said (hear audio below). "Blabbermouth and their comments ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
PRIMAL FEAR - First Three Albums To Receive Colored Vinyl Reissues
German metallers Primal Fear will reissue their first three studio albums, Primal Fear (1998), Jaws Of Death (1999), and Nuclear Fire (2001) on June 14th through Nuclear Blast. Find preorders at this location.Primal Fear tracklisting:Side A'Primal Fear''Chainbreaker''Silver ... Read more at Bravewords.com - News
Auras Premiere New Song "Momenta", Reveal Details For New Album "Binary Garden"
Auras have premiered a new song titled 'Momenta.' This track is from the band's new album 'Binary Garden,' which will be released on July 12. Josh Ligaya commented: ''Momenta' is a song about showing appreciation to our parents and how we may not always share ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
Skinlab Announce West Coast Tour With Arrival Of Autumn
Skinlab have announced a West Coast tour with Arrival Of Autumn. Here's the dates: 08/18 Reno, NV - Virginia Street Brewhouse 08/19 Portland, OR - Hawthorn Theatre 08/20 Seattle, WA - El Corazon 08/22 West Hollywood, CA - Whisky A Go Go 08/23 Laguna Niguel, CA - The Karman Bar 08/24 San Diego, ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
Spite Premiere "The Root Of All Evil" Music Video
Spite have premiered a new video for their new song 'The Root Of All Evil.' Darius Tehrani commented: ''The Root Of All Evil' is about embracing the darkness that swells in your core and going through with your sinister urges. No help to seek, no God above, no happy ending. ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
Eagles Of Death Metal's Jesse Hughes To Release Revised Covers Album
Jesse Hughes has announced that he will be releasing a new covers album titled 'Eagles Of Death Metal Presents Boots Electric Performing The Best Songs We Never Wrote' on June 7. The effort is basically a revised version of Eagles Of Death Metal's 'Pigeons Of Shit Metal,' ... Read more at Metal Anarchy