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  • Two monster performers. One tour. A massacre not to be missed and destruction untold.

    Interview: Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein and Alex Story discuss new music, war paint and conquering the stage

    He’s a man of few words, but a monster onstage. He’s the most shredded vegan you’ll probably ever meet, but he can also shred your face off. He is none other than Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein of Misfits fame, and he’s terrorizing towns once again with his eponymously titled project Doyle...
  • Rob Zombie reveals plans for 'Astro-Creep: 2000' live album

    Rob Zombie reveals plans for 'Astro-Creep: 2000' live album

    There’s a new Rob Zombie live album in the works and it’s a special one for White Zombie fans. Zombie revealed on Instagram he’s currently working on putting together a live LP of his 2016 Riot Fest set where he performed the White Zombie album, Astro-Creep: 2000, in its entirety. Working with Chris...
  • Metal supergroup Dead Cross will be touring North America starting this August. 

    Hardcore supergroup Dead Cross to tour in support of debut LP

    Dead Cross, the new hard rock supergroup made up of former Slayer/Suicidal Tendencies drummer Dave Lombardo, The Locust’s Justin Pearson, Retox’s Michael Crain and Faith No More singer Mike Patton, will set off on their first North American tour this August. Announced on Monday, the metal band will...
  • Wednesday 13 shares new video for 'Cruel to You'

    Wednesday 13 shares new video for 'Cruel to You'

    Wednesday 13 plays the boogie man in his new music video for "Cruel to You." The clip, shot in a comic book style, finds the rocker dressed to scare and stalking a young lady throughout her day. He finally gets close to her and has a nasty little surprise when she comes home. Check out the video...
  • Autographed Dean Hybrid Pro John Entwistle Signature Model bass guitar used on the Fear No Evil 30th Celebration Tour of South America in th

    Interview: Grim Reaper auctioning autographed bass to raise funds after lead singer tragically loses leg

    While on tour in South America this past Jan. Grim Reaper frontman Steve Grimmett came down with an infection in his foot and as a result his right leg had to be amputated. Due to the reality of the financial strains from the surgery, bassist Chaz Grimaldi is putting up for auction an autographed...
  • Invidia part ways with Travis Johnson; announce new singer

    Invidia part ways with Travis Johnson; announce new singer

    There are some big changes happening for hard rock band Invidia. The Las Vegas band revealed frontman Travis Johnson has left the group. Johnson has decided to leave to focus his time as the bassist for In This Moment.   "We respect Travis' choice to honor his commitment to In This Moment but it...
  • Marilyn Manson finishes new album 'Heaven Upside Down'

    Marilyn Manson finishes new album 'Heaven Upside Down'

    Update: Marilyn Manson posted a new image on Twitter of his face with the word "DEFIANT" underneath. The caption reads "07.09." Could this be related to the new album? Check out the image and see for yourself. Looks like Marilyn Manson will release a new album this year after all. The rocker has...
  • Bullet For My Valentine announce 'Live From Brixton: Chapter Two' live CD/DVD

    Bullet For My Valentine announce 'Live From Brixton: Chapter Two' live CD/DVD

    Welsh metal band Bullet For My Valentine have a new live album and DVD for fans this summer. Live From Brixton: Chapter Two will be out July 28 and will be available on CD, DVD, Blu-ray, triple vinyl and limited edition signed box set formats. Pre-orders are available here. As a teaser, the band...
  • Sabaton's bassist shares 5 unknown facts about the band

    Sabaton's bassist shares 5 unknown facts about the band

    No heavy metal band in the world is better at bringing history and war to life with their music than Sweden’s Sabaton. The band was founded in 1999 by bassist Pär Sundström and frontman Joakim Brodén who have been leading the power metal charge for nearly two decades. In 2012, two-thirds of Sabaton...
  • Stone Sour announce details of their highly anticipated new album ‘Hydrograd’

    Stone Sour announce details of their highly anticipated new album ‘Hydrograd’

    The moment that Stone Sour’s rabidly loyal fanbase has been waiting for has finally come - new material released from the alt-metal band's upcoming sixth studio album, Hydrograd, scheduled to drop on June 30, via Roadrunner Records. The band’s first set of music in four years, Stone Sour unveiled...
  • Interview: Russian Goddess Moscow pays respect to her idols and proves why she's the 'Queen of Sin'

    Interview: Russian Goddess Moscow pays respect to her idols and proves why she's the 'Queen of Sin'

    Up and coming Russian rocker Moscow knows she’s a Goddess. She’s known as Tzaritsa Of Rock, aka queen of rock among her friends. It represents her passion for music and lets you know she rocks harder than the boys. This is something female rockers have spent decades proving, but Moscow doesn’t...
  • Industrial rock band Shallowpoint premiere "Fractured" lyric video

    Industrial rock band Shallowpoint premiere "Fractured" lyric video

    Tennessee industrial hard rock band Shallowpoint have teamed with AXS.com to premiere the new lyric video for “Fractured.” The band, formed in 2013, have been hard at work writing and performing all over the Southeast region of the United States. After a successful stint of touring as well...
  • Shaping the Legacy premiere 'A Future Divided' music video

    Shaping the Legacy premiere 'A Future Divided' music video

    Shaping the Legacy is a progressive heavy metal band hailing from San Antonio, Texas. They have dominated the entire southern region over the past year. Having signed with CB Entertainment for Management and successfully supported the likes of Suicide Silence, Upon a Burning Body, and many others...
  • Ryan Smith

    Decibel Tour brings the pain to House of Blues Chicago with Kreator, Obituary

    It was a short but brutal evening at House of Blues Chicago Friday night when the sixth annual Decibel Magazine Tour landed downtown. The lineup featured two established greats in Kreator and Obituary and two up-and-coming bands in Horrendous and Midnight. The Decibel Tour is practically becoming an...
  • Temple of Lies unleashes new single 'Dark Energy'

    Temple of Lies unleashes new single 'Dark Energy'

    Although the title of the new single by the U.K.'s stoner metallers Temple of Lies is "Dark Energy," there's actually a lot of good energy in the air surrounding this band and the release of their new album, The Serial Killer Suite. Despite the fact that fans might see them as super-human, rockstars...
  • Dead By April readies to release new album, 'Worlds Collide'

    Dead By April readies to release new album, 'Worlds Collide'

    Bands are families - and sometimes there's upheaval even in the tightest knit families. A lot has happened in the past ten years for Sweden's metalcore mavericks Dead By April - but despite the bad along the way, things just keep getting better and better. Notwithstanding the band name being Dead By...
  • Legend Recordings signs worldwide distribution deal with INgrooves Music Group

    Legend Recordings signs worldwide distribution deal with INgrooves Music Group

    Chris Bianchi has been an Artist, a Manager, a Marketer and passionate advocate for the advancement of rock music. His new venture, LEGEND Recordings, promises to combine the knowledge of Bianchi and experienced managers like him, with the innovations of new, enthusiastic, trendsetting managers and...
  • Memoriam's 'For The Fallen' out now

    Memoriam's 'For The Fallen' out now

    When it comes to the arts, and particularly music, you just can't please everyone no matter who you are, how hard you try, how well known and loved you are, or what you do. But that's exactly what's great about a brand new band who's sound is reminiscent of an older, well-loved vibe.  Made up of...
  • Scorpions unveil 2017 fall tour of North American with Megadeth

    Scorpions unveil 2017 fall tour of North American with Megadeth

    Scorpions will return to North America this fall with special guests Megadeth on select dates. The legendary German rockers will team with the pioneering thrash metal band for a 16 city trek across the U.S. and Canada. The "Rock You Like a Hurricane" hitmakers made the announcement via a news...
  • Top 10 best Opeth songs

    Top 10 best Opeth songs

    Sweden's Opeth is a hard band to put a label on. For more than 25 years, the metal act has moved from an almost exclusively progressive death metal unit featuring primarily growled vocals to a hybrid of growled and clean vocals, to a progressive rock band with influences ranging from jazz to blues...
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