SEEN AND HEARD ON A SATURDAY: FELL RUIN, LYKOTONON, UNGFELL, NYTT LAND, PUTRID, HEXORCIST, IMPLORE, ASBEST
Fell Ruin Yesterday, September 23rd, was the first day of autumn in the northern hemisphere, as defined by the September equinox. And so we begin the inexorable march toward the Winter Solstice (with the autumnal equinox in between, when all the spooks come out). I thought about focusing today on ... Read more at NO CLEAN SINGING
STEVE VAI Interviews CO DE KLOET, Author Of FRANK ZAPPA Book Frank & Co (Video)
Guitar legend Steve Vai has checked in with the following update:"If you're a Frank Zappa fan, you won't want to miss this interview I conducted with Co de Kloet, who is not only the 'creative catalyst' for all my orchestral projects, but was also a friend of Frank's. ... Read more at Bravewords.com - News
Anti-Clone - Human (2022)
Artist: Anti-Clone Album: Human Released: 2022 Style: Alt Metal Format: MP3 320Kbps Size: 38 Mb Tracklist: 01 - Human 02 - Punish Me 03 - End Of The World 04 - Spiteful DOWNLOAD LINKS: RAPIDGATOR: DOWNLOAD TURBOBIT: DOWNLOAD - Read more at New Album Releases » Metal
As Paradise Falls - Madness Medicine (2022)
Artist: As Paradise Falls Album: Madness Medicine Released: 2022 Style: Nu Metalcore Format: MP3 320Kbps Size: 35 Mb Tracklist: 01 - BATS 02 - Captain Hero 03 - KFBR392 04 - Mechanical Hannibals 05 - TR4K 1 DOWNLOAD LINKS: RAPIDGATOR: DOWNLOAD TURBOBIT: DOWNLOAD - Read more at New Album Releases » Metal
Crosses (†††) Tease New Song "Vivien"
Crosses (†††), the project featuring Chino Moreno (Deftones) and Shaun Lopez (Far), have shared a teaser for their new song 'Vivien.' That track and another new song titled 'Day One' will be released on October 28. A limited edition vinyl pressing is also ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
Wolfheart - King Of The North
The same Wolfheart you love, now with a sharper edge. Album number six showcases more of their trademark high-quality melodic death metal with the intensity of thrash metal. While their previous effort Wolves Of Karelia set an aggressive, menacing dark atmosphere, King Of The North embodies runic ... Read more at Metal Storm Reviews
Ex-Venom Drummer Abaddon Reveals He Has Lymphoma: "None of this will break me. F*ck cancer"
Cancer has once again reared its ugly head in the metal world, as legendary black metal drummer Anthony "Abaddon" Bray announced earlier this week that he's been diagnosed with lymphoma and that its spread to other parts of his body. In a recent Facebook post, Bray - who first made ... Read more at MetalSucks
Frank Bello Reveals That the Cancelled European Anthrax Tour "Was Three Times" the Original Budget
A couple weeks ago, legendary thrash band Anthrax announced that they were forced to cancel their upcoming European tour because of high travel costs and logistical issues that the band says were completely out of their control. During a recent interview with Blabbermouth, Anthrax bassist Frank ... Read more at MetalSucks
New Found Glory calls guitarist Chad Gilbert (ex-Shai Hulud) live from Furnace Fest '22
With their guitarist Chad Gilbert (ex-Shai Hulud) recuperating from cancer treatment, his current band New Found Glory is having to play a few festival appearances without him. Having last played Furnace Fest 20 years ago, at this year's gathering in Birmingham, Alabama, the band called Chad ... Read more at Lambgoat
Queens of the Stone Age Announce Vinyl Reissues + Tease Return
Stoner/alternative rock icons Queens of the Stone Age have been relatively inactive since they released 2017's Villains. However, things seem to be heating up once again for mastermind Josh Homme and company, as they've recently announced a string of classic album reissues and hinted at ... Read more at Loudwire
DARKEST HOUR To Release A New Album In 2023
Darkest Hour turned 27 years old on September 23 and celebrated by letting everyone know that they'll release their follow-up to 2017's Godless Prophets & the Migrant Flora next year! Which is great, because six years between new Darkest Hour releases is way too long. Darkest Hour ... Read more at Metal Injection
ANTHRAX's JOEY BELLADONNA On Life On The Road: 'I'm Very, Very Conscious Of What I Do And How I Do It'
At this past Tuesday's (September 20) premiere of the first-ever career-spanning documentary on the life and times of legendary metal icon Ronnie James Dio at TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California, ANTHRAX singer Joey Belladonna spoke to "The Blairing Out With Eric Blair Show" ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
MEGADETH's DAVE MUSTAINE: 'I Try To Always Be As Solid As I Can With People'
In a new interview with the WSOU 89.5 FM radio station, MEGADETH leader Dave Mustaine was asked what keeps him and his bandmates motivated to write and record new music four decades into the group's career. He responded (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET) "I don't know. I think it ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
Watch: SLASH Accidentally Bumps Into AXL ROSE During GUNS N' ROSES Concert In Brazil
A short video of Slash accidentally bumping into Axl Rose during GUNS N' ROSES' September 18 concert in Florianópolis, Brazil can be seen below. In the eight-second clip, the guitarist can be seen walking backward at Hard Rock Live while performing the GN'R song "Estranged ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
DAVID LEE ROTH Shares Newly Recorded Version Of VAN HALEN's 'Dance The Night Away'
David Lee Roth has shared a new solo version of the VAN HALEN classic "Dance The Night Away". The track, like the previously released "Panama" and "Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love", was laid down on May 3, 2022 during a session at Henson Recording Studio in ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
BRKN Love Concert Review-Rebel Lounge Phoenix AZ 09-21-22
Justin Benlolo-BRKN Love BRKN Love Concert Review-Rebel Lounge Phoenix AZ 09-21-22-Review and Photos By Roc Boyum BRKN Love, exploded onto the Rebel Lounge stage in Phoenix AZ on 09-21-22 with their special brand of Canadian Alt/Hard Rock performing to a completely packed venue of ravenous and ... Read more at LA METAL MEDIA MAGAZINE
DISTURBED Release New Single / Lyric Video "Unstoppable"; New Album Artwork And Details Revealed
Disturbed will release their eighth studio album, Divisive, on November 18th. Pre-save/pre-add the album here. The band has released an official lyric video for the new single, "Unstoppable". Check it out below.Frontman David Draiman comments on Divisive:"Partisan tribal warfare has ... Read more at Bravewords.com - News
Papa Roach Share "Pop-Up" Live Video For "No Apologies"
Papa Roach have shared a 'pop-up' live video for their song 'No Apologies.' The clip was filmed during the band's August 2 show at Sandander Arena in Reading, PA. The track appears on their latest album 'Ego Trip.' - Read more at Metal Anarchy
Metallica, Tool, The Pretty Reckless, Etc. Members Added To Los Angeles Taylor Hawkins Tribute Show
Foo Fighters have added more special guests to their upcoming Taylor Hawkins tribute show. The event will take place at the Kia Forum in Los Angeles, CA on September 27 and the updated lineup can be found below. Lineup: Sebastian Bach (ex-Skid Row) Travis Barker (Blink-182) Tommy Brenneck (Menahan ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
Metal Church Find New Singer, Plan To Release New Album In 2023
During a recent interview with Metal-Rules, Metal Church guitarist Kurdt Vanderhoof revealed that the band have found a replacement for their late singer Mike Howe. The group are currently planning to release a new album in 2023. Vanderhoof said the following about losing Howe: 'To be honest, ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
Watch Original Hanoi Rocks Lineup Perform At Michael Monroe's 60th Birthday Concert
Yesterday (September 23), Hanoi Rocks' original lineup, Michael Monroe, Andy McCoy, Sami Yaffa, Nasty Suicide, and Gyp Casino, returned to the stage during Monroe's 60th birthday concert at the Helsinki Ice Hall in Helsinki, Finland. You can find some fan-filmed footage from that set ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
Watch The Smashing Pumpkins Perform "Beguiled" On "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon"
Last night (September 23), The Smashing Pumpkins performed their latest single, 'Beguiled,' live on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.' You can see footage of that below. This news comes after the band recently revealed the details for their new triple album 'Atum: A ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
Former Venom Drummer Anthony "Abaddon" Bray Diagnosed With Lymphoma
Anthony 'Abaddon' Bray (ex-Venom) has sadly been diagnosed with lymphoma. The drummer is currently undergoing treatment for the disease. Bray issued the following statement: I noticed a mass growing on the side of my neck in July 2022, I thought it was maybe an insect bite as I live near ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
Chain Of Dissent - Parasitic Demise
Every now and then a pearl of an album drops onto your lap that deserves attention. It may not be a new release, doesn't have to be, but the content within it makes it criminal not to give it the exposure it deserves. 'Parasitic Demise ' from Birmingham's Chain Of Dissent is ... Read more at PlanetMosh
The Mars Volta Played New Songs + Many Classics at Comeback Show
It's been over a decade since prog/jazz/psych rock masters The Mars Volta put out a new album - 2012's Noctourniquet - and embarked on a subsequent tour. Thus, this past Thursday's (Sept. 22) first show in support of their recently released self-titled LP was heavily anticipated, and ... Read more at Loudwire
VENTED (DAATH, DEVILDRIVER) Incites Headbanging With New Single "My Desire"
Vented is an international supergroup featuring Sean Zatorsky (Daath, Sinsaenum, Chimaira), Austin D'Amond (DevilDriver, Bleed The Sky), Gergo Hajer (Omega Diatribe), and Simon C. Bondar (Sexual Education, White Tiger). The band is now streaming their groovy-as-fuck new single "My Desire ... Read more at Metal Injection
REVOCATION's DAVE DAVIDSON On The Satanic Temple Over Christianity: "It Feels More Humanitarian"
When controversy arose in the late '80s as a result of the lyrics to Slayer's "Angel of Death, the late great Jeff Hanneman was frustrated. Hanneman told radio station KNAC in 2007, "[There is] nothing I put in the lyrics that says necessarily he was a bad man, because to me ... Read more at Metal Injection
Louder Than Life: Day One Recap
Rock music could be described as a genre typified by an unbridled spirit, so it's all too fitting that one of the biggest festivals in the United States would be situated in the state with the very same motto. But the dance often observed at the aptly dubbed Louder Than Life Festival being a ... Read more at Metal Injection
Ex-VENOM Drummer ABADDON Diagnosed With Lymphoma
Legendary drummer Abaddon has unfortunately been diagnosed with lymphoma. In a Facebook post, Abaddon said the cancer has spread to his bowel and lower intestinal tract, and that he has already begun cycles of chemotherapy. Abaddon ends his post by saying ""None of this will break me. ... Read more at Metal Injection
Former VENOM Drummer ANTHONY 'ABADDON' BRAY Diagnosed With Lymphoma
Former VENOM and VENOM INC. drummer Abaddon (real name: Anthony Bray) revealed earlier this week that he has been diagnosed with lymphoma and has started chemotherapy. On Wednesday (September 21), Bray took to his Facebook page to write: "I noticed a mass growing on the side of my neck in July ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
FRANK BELLO Explains ANTHRAX's European Tour Cancelation: 'It Was Three Times' The Original Budget
ANTHRAX recently canceled shows in continental Europe as part of its fall 2022 touring activities, citing "ongoing logistical issues" and "costs that are out of our control." The band just wrapped a U.S. tour with BLACK LABEL SOCIETY. HATEBREED served as special guests. In a ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
Watch MEGADETH Receive Platinum And Gold Records After Los Angeles Concert
Thrash metal pioneers and metal icons MEGADETH were presented with plaques to commemorate the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America) certification for platinum sales of 1992's "Symphony Of Destruction" and the gold status of 1986's "Peace Sells…But Who' ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
VINNY APPICE Shares Video From Los Angeles Premiere Of 'Dio: Dreamers Never Die'
Vinny Appice (BLACK SABBATH, HEAVEN & HELL, DIO) has uploaded video of the invitation-only premiere of the first-ever career-spanning documentary on the life and times of legendary metal icon Ronnie James Dio, which was held Tuesday night (September 20) at TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
Watch: UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER And PETER BALTES Perform U.D.O. And ACCEPT Classics In Coesfeld And Copenhagen
Former ACCEPT bassist Peter Baltes is playing bass for U.D.O., the band fronted by original ACCEPT singer Udo Dirkschneider, on the group's ongoing European tour. Baltes is filling in for U.D.O.'s regular bassist Tilen Hudrap who was hospitalized after the band's show in Munich, ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
TALAS - New 1985 Album Available For Streaming
Talas is back with their new album, 1985, released on September 23rd. It can be streamed in its entirety below courtesy of Metal Blade Records.Order the album here, and check out a track video for the new single "Crystal Clear" below.Formed in the early 70s and dissolved in... - Read more at Bravewords.com - News
Kings Of Mercia - Kings Of Mercia (2022)
Artist: Kings Of Mercia Album: Kings Of Mercia Released: 2022 Style: Heavy Metal Format: MP3 320Kbps Size: 108 Mb Tracklist: 01 - Wrecking Ball 02 - Humankind 03 - Sweet Revenge 04 - Set the World on Fire 05 - Too Far Gone 06 - Liberate Me 07 - Nowhere Man 08 - Everyday Angels 09 - Is It Right 10 - ... Read more at New Album Releases » Metal
Bible Thumpers Freak Out Over Shoes, 10 People You Can't Stand at Metal Shows, and More Top Stories of the Week
We're finally gettin' that autumn chill here on the United States' northeast and I gotta tell ya, it's fucking wonderful. Pretty soon it'll be time for flannels and hoodies and Type O Negative albums. I used to equate this time of year with the end of fun, since school ... Read more at MetalSucks
More Metal Artists Added to Second Taylor Hawkins Tribute Show
Earlier this month (Sept. 3), Foo Fighters - and their many musical guests - blew everyone away with the first of two tribute concerts in honor of late drummer Taylor Hawkins. Naturally, fans have been clamoring to learn more about who'll be playing at the second show, and luckily, ... Read more at Loudwire
Album Review: STRYPER The Final Battle
Stryper is a heavy metal band with a storied history and an amazing body of work. These past few years have been rough for the Yellow and Black. Guitarist Oz Fox has been bravely battling brain tumors and vocalist Michael Sweet has had to contend with eye issues. The band, however, soldiers on, ... Read more at Metal Injection
METAL CHURCH Is Carrying On With A New Vocalist
Metal Church vocalist Mike Howe sadly passed away in 2021 at 55 years old. Later that year, Metal Church drummer Stet Howland said the band was obvious grieving and that when "there's more, you'll hear about it," referring to the future of Metal Church. Now in a new interview ... Read more at Metal Injection
ROBERT TRUJILLO Names Perfect Entry Point For Any New METALLICA Fan
Finding a good entry point into Metallica is tough because it really depends on what you're looking for and how you want to digest their legendary catalog. Are you more of an old-school thrash kind of person? Because then you want the first four records, five if you also want a hefty dose of ... Read more at Metal Injection