BLACK SABBATH, SLIPKNOT ANNOUNCE ‘OZZFEST MEETS KNOTFEST’ LINEUP FOR SEPTEMBER

by Matt Bishop | May 12, 2016 Rock icons Black Sabbath and heavy metal juggernauts Slipknot announced to the that they will be joining forces for a monumental metal festival. For over 20 years, both artists have curated their own festivals. Frontman Ozzy Osbourne‘s infamous Ozzfest served as a breeding ground for nu metal bands like Slipknot. … Continue reading

THE SMASHING PUMPKINS RECRUIT BRAD WILK (RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE) and MIKE STOERMER (THE KILLERS) FOR UPCOMING LIVE SHOWS

The Smashing Pumpkins have recruited drummer Brad Wilk (Rage Against the Machine, Audioslave) and bassist Mike Stoermer (The Killers) to partake in the band’s upcoming album release shows in support of their new disc Monuments To An Elegy which drops on December 9 via Martha’s Music/BMG. The Smashing Pumpkins will also be releasing Day For Night. “We’re absolutely thrilled and humbled … Continue reading

FOO FIGHTERS AND ZAC BROWN COVER BLACK SABBATH’S “WAR PIGS” ON LETTERMAN

Last night, Foo Fighters kicked off their week-long residency on The Late Show with David Letterman. The band got things off to a running start, inviting country guitar guru Zac Brown to join them for a version the Black Sabbath classic “War Pigs”. This is not Brown and The Foo’s first collaboration, however. Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl joined … Continue reading

OZZY OSBOURNE SET TO RECEIVE GLOBAL ICON AWARD AT 2014 MTV EUROPE MUSIC AWARDS

Heavy metal godfather Ozzy Osbourne will be receiving the Global Icon Award at the 2014 MTV Europe Music Awards on Sunday, November 9 at SSE Hydro Arena in Glasgow, Scotland. The U.S. telecast will air live starting at 7pm ET from Miami, FL. The show will be broadcasted across all the MTV … Continue reading

2014 REVOLVER GOLDEN GODS WINNERS

Best Vocalist: Josh Homme of Queens of the Stone Age Best Live Band: Rob Zombie Most Devoted Fans: Avenged Sevenfold Best New Talent: Twelve Foot Ninja Comeback of the Year: Deep Purple Paul Gray Best Bassist Award: Chris Kael – Five Finger Death Punch Best Film & DVD: Pierce the … Continue reading

CROBOT PREMIERE DEBUT SINGLE, “LEGEND OF THE SPACEBORNE KILLER”, FIRST TRACK OFF UPCOMING EP

Are you ready to experience the Legend of the Spaceborne Killer? Crobot, the rock band from outer space, unleashed their major-label debut song, “Legend of The Spaceborne Killer”. The track is the first single off their upcoming EP, set to be released via Wind-up Records. Crobot have been working on their … Continue reading