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    Avenged Sevenfold unveils December release date for deluxe version of 'The Stage'

    Avenged Sevenfold has announced Dec. 15 as the release date for the deluxe version of the group's album, The Stage. The heavy metal band out of Huntington Beach, California, formerly released the critically acclaimed album on Oct. 27, 2016, during a ground-breaking event from the rooftop of Capitol...
  • Avenged Sevenfold announce US 2018 tour with Breaking Benjamin and Bullet For My Valentine

    Avenged Sevenfold announce US 2018 tour with Breaking Benjamin and Bullet For My Valentine

    Heavy metal band Avenged Sevenfold have announced dates for their 2018 North American tour. The Stage tour kicks off Jan. 12 in Nashville, TN. Right now, dates end Feb. 11 in Fargo, ND, but more shows are expected to be announced soon. Canadian dates are expected to be revealed next week. Joining...
  • Richard Villa

    Black Veil Brides announce new album 'Vale' to kickoff 2018

    The moment Black Veil Brides' loyal army has been waiting for will arrive on Jan. 12, 2018, when the Los Angeles rock band drops their new full-length album, Vale, through Lava/Universal Republic. Vale is the follow-up to their 2014 self-titled fourth album which debuted at No. 10 on The Billboard...
  • Photography by Kim Allegrezza

    In Photos: Epica, Lacuna Coil, Insomnium and Elantris rock Rams Head Live on ‘The Ultimate Principle Tour’

    The powerhouse metal lineup of Epica, Lacuna Coil, Insomnium and Elantris rocked Rams Head Live Wednesday night on ‘The Ultimate Principle Tour.’ Headlining the evening of wicked-hot music was Epica, who is hitting the road in support of their recently released album, the band’s seventh full-length...
  • We Came As Romans unveil new music video for single 'Lost in the Moment'

    We Came As Romans unveil new music video for single 'Lost in the Moment'

    We Came As Romans, the metalcore band out of Troy, Michigan have unveiled a new music video for their single "Lost in the Moment” off their upcoming fifth studio album Cold Like War. The new LP is set to be released on Oct. 20 through SharpTone Records. The explosive video for the “Lost in the...
  • Watch: Motionless In White premiere ominous new music video for 'Necessary Evil'

    Watch: Motionless In White premiere ominous new music video for 'Necessary Evil'

    The Scranton, Pennsylvania Goths, Motionless In White, just released their new official music video for “Necessary Evil," directed by Max Moore (Code Orange, Of Mice & Men) from the group’s fourth studio album, Graveyard Shift. Watch the new music video above. The song, “Necessary Evil...
  • Interview: Mark Liber talks about Elantris’s first major tour

    Interview: Mark Liber talks about Elantris’s first major tour

    As much as Mark Liber and the other members of symphonic metal band Elantris have been enjoying their 23-date tour supporting headliner Epica, they are looking forward to playing in New York on Sept. 29, at the Playstation Theater.    “When we first got the list of where we’re playing [on this tour...
  • Interview: Doro Pesch talks touring, art and life

    Interview: Doro Pesch talks touring, art and life

    The year 1987 was an absolutely magical time for heavy metal lovers. Metal bands and their songs ruled the music scene, and this pre-grunge era was simply ablaze with leather jackets and leopard-print spandex pants, Aqua Net sprayed hairstyles on high, and groups of friends voraciously clamoring...
  • White Zombie to reissue 'La Sexorcisto' as limited edition vinyl

    White Zombie to reissue 'La Sexorcisto' as limited edition vinyl

    The Pulse of Radio has announced that White Zombie’s 1992 album, La Sexorcisto, will be reissued later this month. The LP will be released as a limited edition 180-gram purple vinyl to celebrate its 25th anniversary. The reissue is limited to 2,000 copies and will drop Sept. 29. Though this was...
  • Listen: Marilyn Manson debuts new single 'We Know Where You F***ing Live'

    Listen: Marilyn Manson debuts new single 'We Know Where You F***ing Live'

    After months of waiting, Marilyn Manson has finally shared new music along with spilling the details on his new album. Today, Manson premiered his new single "We Know Where You F***ing Live" on Zane Lowe's radio show on Apple Beats 1. You can find the Youtube stream of the track above. The song is...
  • Avenged Sevenfold covers Rolling Stones’ 'As Tears Go By' (listen)

    Avenged Sevenfold covers Rolling Stones’ 'As Tears Go By' (listen)

    Avenged Sevenfold’s latest addition to the ever-expanding LP The Stage, is the cover “As Tears Go By,” by the legendary rock band, the Rolling Stones. Though it’s a dangerous thing to take someone else’s song and make it ultimately your own—especially when that song is the iconic 1966 mega hit—the...
  • Slipknot reveal live 'Vermilion' clip from 'Day of the Gusano'

    Slipknot reveal live 'Vermilion' clip from 'Day of the Gusano'

    Slipknot gives fans another taste of their upcoming documentary, Day of the Gusano, with the newly released "Vermilion" performance clip. The video shows the band's electrifying performance of the Vol. 3: (The Subliminal Verses) track in Mexico City. Watch it above. Day of the Gusano, directed by...
  • 'Into the Pit' with singer Blaze Bayley

    'Into the Pit' with singer Blaze Bayley

    To some, Blaze Bayley is an accomplished solo artist who carved his niche onto the British heavy metal scene as the singer of Wolfsbane. To a majority of metalheads, however, Bayley is an enigma anytime his name is mentioned in the same sentence as the words Iron Maiden.   Even 20-plus years...
  • Long lost Alice Cooper television special gets DVD release via Eagle Rock

    Long lost Alice Cooper television special gets DVD release via Eagle Rock

    Alice Cooper has spent over 40 years inventing and re-inventing shock rock. One of those re-inventions came in 1975 when, to celebrate the release of his first album as a solo artist, Welcome to My Nightmare, Cooper collaborated with ABC to release a television special that included a full-length...
  • Joshua Weesner Photography

    Motionless In White — reopens VIP upgrades to support those affected by Hurricane Harvey

    Why do people live their lives according to the ‘pay it forward’ principle? Because people believe ‘paying it forward’ can make the world a better place. Due to this week’s tragic events that have occurred as a result of Hurricane Harvey, Roadrunner Records’ Motionless in White has just announced...
  • Listen: Mastodon unveils new song 'Toe to Toes'

    Listen: Mastodon unveils new song 'Toe to Toes'

    Progressive metal band Mastodon shares the new song "Toe to Toes" from their upcoming EP Cold Dark Place. The song was recorded during sessions for the band's latest album Emperor of Sand and was produced by Brendan O'Brien. Check out the new song above. Those who pre-order Cold Dark Place will get...
  • HammerFall returning to North America in 2018

    HammerFall returning to North America in 2018

    Next summer Swedish heavy metal band HammerFall will be coming to North America for a massive tour. The band is making the journey to the United States and Canada in support of their 2016 tenth studio album, Built to Last. In a message on their website announcing the tour, the band credited the...
  • Metallica reveal huge 'Master of Puppets' re-issue release

    Metallica reveal huge 'Master of Puppets' re-issue release

    Heavy metal titans Metallica announced they will reissue their landmark album Master of Puppets as a huge box set this fall. The album will be available in a variety of formats, including the behemoth super deluxe edition, which comes out Nov. 10. The package includes vinyl and CDs of the remastered...
  • Beverly Hills, CA - Aug. 22: Hal Sparks gives a heartfelt speech paying tribute to the comic book legend during 'Extraordinary: Stan Lee.'

    Interview: Hal Sparks on being a hero, Stan Lee and comedy

    Whether it was “Talk Soup,” “Queer as Folk,” “Dude, Where's My Car?” or “Lab Rats” that first had you laughing along with Hal Sparks, the outspoken comedian is one who instantly wins audiences with his quick wit and honest approach. But don’t let Hal’s humorous side fool you, he also speaks Chinese...
  • L.A. Guns to release 'The Missing Peace' in October

    L.A. Guns to release 'The Missing Peace' in October

    Aside from all of the electrifying new bands and albums cropping up in music today, there's also been somewhat of an exciting revival brewing as of late. The classic rock and metal music of the '80s and early '90s  that was a crucial component in many a music lover's formative years is still alive...
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