METALLICA PREMIERE STUDIO DEMO VERSION OF NEW SONG “THE LORDS OF SUMMER”

Finally. After suffering through the muddled audio of fan footage of Metallica‘s new track, “The Lords of Summer”, the band has posted an official demo version of the song that they recorded at HQ before hitting the road for their world tour run. Two nights ago, Metallica debuted the track in Bogata, … Continue reading

WHITECHAPEL RELEASE DETAILS AND COVER ART FOR NEW ALBUM

Brutal death-thrashers Whitechapel have revealed the artwork and track listing for their upcoming fifth studio album, Our Endless War. The disc is set to drop on April 29 via Metal Blade Records. The band’s last album, 2012’s Whitechapel, hit #47 on the Billboard Top 200 and #3 on Billboard Hard Rock Albums. Since their inception … Continue reading

AVENGED SEVENFOLD ANNOUNCE 2014 SHEPHERD OF FIRE SPRING TOUR

New wave heavy metal juggernauts Avenged Sevenfold have announced their 2014 spring tour plans. The Shepherd of Fire Tour is set to kick off at the EnCana Events Centre on April 12 in Dawson Creek, British Columbia and culminated on May 17 with their headlining performance at Rock On The Range. “We … Continue reading

METALLICA AND LANG LANG RELEASE GRAMMY REHEARSAL VERSION OF “ONE” TO BENEFIT MUSIC CARES

Today, heavy metal icons Metallica & world-renowned pianist Lang Lang released “One (Awards Show Rehearsal Version)”, a special recording made on January 23rd at EastWest Studios in Los Angeles, CA during rehearsals for their dual performance at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards. A portion of the single’s sales will be donated to … Continue reading

SEETHER, BLACK STONE CHERRY, AND SKINDRED ANNOUNCE 2014 U.S. TOUR

A triple-threat tour was announced today, as Seether, Black Stone Cherry, and Skindred will be hitting the road this spring for a U.S. tour. The trek kicks off on April 22 at the Varsity Theatre in Baton Rouge, FL and ends on May 21 in Sioux Falls, SD at The District. The tour will … Continue reading

METALLICA, NINE INCH NAILS, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, PAUL MCCARTNEY, RINGO STARR, IMAGINE DRAGONS, AND DAVE GROHL GIVE SHOW-STOPPING PERFORMANCES AT 2014 GRAMMY AWARDS

Last night, rock ‘n’ roll ruled at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards. The Committee put together a stellar line-up of Hall of Fame and future Hall of Fame rock artists that were certainly the highlight performances of the evening. Throughout the show, Metallica, Nine Inch Nails, Queens of The Stone Age, … Continue reading