Metallica Announce 2017 North American WorldWired Tour with Avenged Sevenfold, Volbeat

(TRR) – Heavy metal titans Metallica have announced the North American leg of their WorldWired Tour. They will be bringing along very special guests Avenged Sevenfold and Volbeat for the stadium trek. All three bands performed together last summer at the brand new U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, MN. It was the… Continue reading

Godsmack begin writing new studio album for 2018 release

by Matt Bishop | January 21, 2017 [TRR] Godsmack have officially begun work on their upcoming seventh studio LP. Frontman Sully Erna posted a photo of a flametop Gibson Les Paul on his official Instagram account with the caption “Let the writing begin…” The picture and post can be seen… Continue reading

Iron Maiden Announce 2017 Book of Souls North American Tour

by Matt Bishop | January 19, 2017 [TRR] Heavy metal icons Iron Maiden have announced their return to North America for another leg of the Book of Souls Tour in 2017. After only playing a select number of dates in the U.S. last year, the band will mount a much… Continue reading

AVENGED SEVENFOLD, ROB ZOMBIE, SLAYER SET TO HEADLINE ROCK FEST 2017

by Matt Bishop | January 13, 2017 For this year’s installment of Rock Fest in Caddot, WI, Avenged Sevenfold, Rob Zombie, and Slayer will serve as headliners. Other featured acts include Korn, Shinedown, Volbeat, Stone Sour, Megadeth, Lamb of God, Anthrax, Clutch, Sevendust, HELLYEAH, Lita Ford, and many more. Tickets are on sale… Continue reading

WATCH METALLICA PERFORM “ATLAS, RISE!” ON ‘JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!’

by Matt Bishop | December 15, 2016 [Photo by Austin Gregg] Last night, Metallica was the musical guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live!. The heavy metal titans performed “Atlas, Rise!” – the third single from their brand new chart-topping LP Hardwired…To Self-Destruct. The album recently debut at #1 on the Billboard Top 200 and was… Continue reading

MMR*B*Q 2017 LINEUP ANNOUNCED – GODSMACK, BUSH, THE PRETTY RECKLESS and MORE

by Matt Bishop | December 12, 2016 As festivals around the world are starting to unveil their lineups for next year, 93.3 WMMR has announced the lineup for the MMR*B*Q on Saturday, May 20, 2017. Godsmack is set to headline alongside another act that will be announced in the near… Continue reading