METAL CHURCH PREMIERE OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO FOR “NEEDLE AND SUTURE”

by Matt Bishop | December 6, 2016 Thrash metal titans Metal Church have premiered the official music video for “Needle and Suture” which can be streamed above. The clip was directed by Jamie Brown of Smokin’ Gun Video Productions. The track is the latest single from the band’s eleventh studio album appropriately titled XI. The disc… Continue reading

GUNS N’ ROSES ANNOUNCE 2017 NOT IN THIS LIFETIME TOUR DATES

by Matt Bishop | December 5, 2016 Iconic hard-rockers Guns N’ Roses are set to return to North America and Europe next year. This trek of the The Not In This Lifetime Tour begins in Dublin, Ireland at Slane Castle on May 27, 2017. The North American leg kicks off on July… Continue reading

IN FLAMES BASSIST PETER IWERS PARTS WAYS WITH BAND

Peter Iwers In Flames

by Matt Bishop | November 29, 2016 In Flames bassist Peter Iwers has decided to leave the band after nearly 20 years. The group released their 12th studio album Battles on November 11 via Nuclear Blast. The band is currently on a North American tour with HELLYEAH, which will be Iwers’ last run with In… Continue reading

AEROSMITH, SYSTEM OF A DOWN, BIFFY CLYRO SET TO HEADLINE DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL 2017

by Matt Bishop | November 3, 2016 Next summer, Aerosmith, System of a Down and Biffy Clyro are set to headline the UK’s massive Download Festival 2017. The show takes place Friday 9 June – Sunday 11 June at “the spiritual home of rock” Donington Park. Also slated to appear are… Continue reading

METALLICA PREMIERE NEW TRACK “ATLAS, RISE!” FROM UPCOMING ALBUM ‘HARDWIRED…TO SELF-DESTRUCT’

by Matt Bishop | October 31, 2016 Metallica have premiered another new track “Atlas, Rise!” from their highly-anticipated new studio album Hardwired…To Self-Destruct which drops on November 16. Stream the official music video for the new song above. Metallica’s new album is the long-awaited follow-up to their Grammy Award-winning 2008 gem Death Magnetic. The new… Continue reading

ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME 2017 NOMINEES – PEARL JAM, JANE’S ADDICTION, JOURNEY, and MORE

by Matt Bishop | October 18, 2016 It’s that time of year. The nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2017 have been announced. This year’s list includes a great crop of rock artists including Pearl Jam, Jane’s Addiction, Bad Brains, J. Geils Band, Electric Light… Continue reading