Disturbed drummer Mike Wengren doesn’t think they were ever a ‘Nu Metal’ band…

Disturbed stickman Mike Wengren recently spoke to Westword and said that his band were never part of the “nu metal” genre which began in the late ’90s, and was known for bands such as Limp Bizkit, Korn and Deftones. Wengren says: “I don’t think we were ever a nu metal band to begin with. I just think we happened...

Megadeth premiere the official video for “Conquer Or Die”…

Megadeth have revealed the official video for the song “Conquer Or Die!” which can be seen below. The instrumental song appears on the band’s latest album, “Dystopia”, and showcases the incredible talents of Megadeth’s lead guitarist Kiko Loureiro. Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaione told Revolver about the guitarist: “He plays so many different instruments, too! I walked into Kiko’s hotel...

Metallica release the official video for the new song “Moth Into Flame”…

Metallica have releaswd the official video for the new song “Moth Into Flame” which can be seen below. “Moth Into Flame” was directed by Tom Kirk (Muse) and is taken from Metallica’s upcoming tenth studio album, “Hardwired…To Self-Destruct”, which is set to drop on November 18 via Blackened Recordings. The follow-up to 2008’s “Death Magnetic” features two discs, containing...

As I Lay Dying frontman Tim Lambesis claims to have developed large breasts due to negligent medical practice…

As I Lay Dying singer Tim Lambesis filed a lawsuit last year against a California medical team, saying that he was not given a prescribed medication for nearly two months prior to his current incarceration, which caused him to develop enlarged breasts. In May 2014, Lambesis was convicted and sentenced to six years imprisonment for his role in a...

Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine working on “crazy” new project…

Dave Mustaine recently told the Cry Of The Wolf blog that he and his Megadeth bandmates were offered a “crazy opportunity” to work on a new project. Mustaine says that the band is “working feverishly with the hard drives to catalog all the song ideas we have — to start working on separating them into new parts and so...

Rob Zombie has legit reasons why he won’t reform White Zombie…

Rob Zombie has said that he has “many legit reasons” for not wanting to reform White Zombie. After Rob’s performance over the past weekend of White Zombie’s 1994 album “Astro-Creep: 2000 – Songs Of Love, Destruction And Other Synthetic Delusions Of The Electric Head” in its entirety at Chicago’s Riot Fest, video footage of the show appeared online. After...

HELLYEAH and In Flames announce the ‘Forged In Fire’ North American tour…

HELLYEAH will join forces with In Flames for their 2016 co-headline “Forged In Fire” tour of North America, kicking off November 12 in Orlando, Florida. The trek is set to hit 28 cities across the USA and Canada, and will see support from From Ashes To New and Source. Tickets will be available for purchase as follows: * Tuesday,...

Exclusive Audio: Loaded Radio talks with Brian ‘Head’ Welch from Korn about the band’s upcoming album “The Serenity Of Suffering”…

Loaded Radio’s Scott Penfold recently attended the ‘Return Of The Dreads’ tour which features Rob Zombie and Korn sharing headlining duties on one of the heaviest treks of the summer.  The tour also features In This Moment who for whatever unfortunate circumstances were unable to make it across the border into Toronto, Canada prior to the show, leading them...

Disturbed drummer Mike Wengren doesn’t think they were ever a ‘Nu Metal’ band…

Posted 28 Sep 2016 in Uncategorized
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Disturbed stickman Mike Wengren recently spoke to Westword and said that his band were never part of the “nu metal” genre which began in the late ’90s, and was known for bands such as Limp Bizkit, Korn and Deftones. Wengren says: “I don’t think we were ever a nu metal band to begin with. I just think we happened to come out around the same time. Unfortunately, as great as some of those bands were, they’re not around anymore. “I think that we have a connection with the fans, we write music about real stuff, and people are able to connect to that, whether it’s through the power of the music or being able to connect through the experiences...

Megadeth premiere the official video for “Conquer Or Die”…

Posted 26 Sep 2016 in Uncategorized
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Megadeth have revealed the official video for the song “Conquer Or Die!” which can be seen below. The instrumental song appears on the band’s latest album, “Dystopia”, and showcases the incredible talents of Megadeth’s lead guitarist Kiko Loureiro. Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaione told Revolver about the guitarist: “He plays so many different instruments, too! I walked into Kiko’s hotel room in Japan, and there’s a silver flute on his bed. And Ellefson goes, ‘That was him? I thought I heard some dude shredding on the flute last night!'” Mustaine also spoke to Music Radar earlier this year comparing Loureiro’s lead playing to the same style as earlier Megadeth guitarists Chris Poland and Marty Friedman. “I think...

Metallica release the official video for the new song “Moth Into Flame”…

Posted 26 Sep 2016 in Uncategorized
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Metallica have releaswd the official video for the new song “Moth Into Flame” which can be seen below. “Moth Into Flame” was directed by Tom Kirk (Muse) and is taken from Metallica’s upcoming tenth studio album, “Hardwired…To Self-Destruct”, which is set to drop on November 18 via Blackened Recordings. The follow-up to 2008’s “Death Magnetic” features two discs, containing a dozen songs and nearly 80 minutes of music. “Hardwired…To Self-Destruct” was produced by Greg Fidelman with frontman James Hetfield and drummer Lars Ulrich. The band recorded the disc at its own studio. Instead of a previously announced bonus disc of demos, the deluxe edition of the album will now feature a number of cover songs that the band has...

As I Lay Dying frontman Tim Lambesis claims to have developed large breasts due to negligent medical practice…

Posted 23 Sep 2016 in Uncategorized
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As I Lay Dying singer Tim Lambesis filed a lawsuit last year against a California medical team, saying that he was not given a prescribed medication for nearly two months prior to his current incarceration, which caused him to develop enlarged breasts. In May 2014, Lambesis was convicted and sentenced to six years imprisonment for his role in a murder-for-hire plot against his ex-wife. In the complaint, Lambesis wrote: “On May 16, 2014, I, Timothy Peter Lambesis, was present at the Superior Court of the State of Califonia, County of San Diego, located at 325 S. Melrose Dr., Vista, CA 92081, making an appearance at my respective sentencing hearing. “I carried my prescription on my person while in attendance...

Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine working on “crazy” new project…

Posted 23 Sep 2016 in Uncategorized
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Dave Mustaine recently told the Cry Of The Wolf blog that he and his Megadeth bandmates were offered a “crazy opportunity” to work on a new project. Mustaine says that the band is “working feverishly with the hard drives to catalog all the song ideas we have — to start working on separating them into new parts and so forth and so forth.” He adds: “We have a crazy opportunity of a project that I am working on. We have a lot of songs for that I am working on. I cannot give you more details but as soon as I can, I will.” Mustaine also spoke about the band’s latest release “Dystopia” which came out earlier this year,...

Rob Zombie has legit reasons why he won’t reform White Zombie…

Posted 22 Sep 2016 in Uncategorized
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Rob Zombie has said that he has “many legit reasons” for not wanting to reform White Zombie. After Rob’s performance over the past weekend of White Zombie’s 1994 album “Astro-Creep: 2000 – Songs Of Love, Destruction And Other Synthetic Delusions Of The Electric Head” in its entirety at Chicago’s Riot Fest, video footage of the show appeared online. After it was posted, a White Zombie fan pleaded with Rob to reform the group, writing in the comments section in Instagram: “Please, for the love of God, reunite White Zombie. The reasons you’ve given in the past for not wanting to do it… honestly make no sense. First you said that reunions are never good, and it’s best to let...

HELLYEAH and In Flames announce the ‘Forged In Fire’ North American tour…

Posted 19 Sep 2016 in Uncategorized
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HELLYEAH will join forces with In Flames for their 2016 co-headline “Forged In Fire” tour of North America, kicking off November 12 in Orlando, Florida. The trek is set to hit 28 cities across the USA and Canada, and will see support from From Ashes To New and Source. Tickets will be available for purchase as follows: * Tuesday, September 20 at 10 a.m. local time (fan club and VIP pre-sale) * Wednesday, September 21 at 10 a.m. local time (Spotify pre-sale) * Thursday, September 22 at 10 a.m. local time (local market pre-sale) * Friday, September 23 at 10 a.m. local time (public on-sale) HELLYEAH headline shows: Nov. 10 – Biloxi, MS – Kress Live Nov. 11 –...

Izzy Stradlin reportedly turned down five-figure fee per concert to reunite with Guns N’ Roses…

Posted 13 Sep 2016 in Uncategorized
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As it turns out, original Guns N’ Roses guitarist Izzy Stradlin reportedly turned down a five-figure fee to reunite with his old band for their “Not In This Lifetime Tour”. Writing for GN’R Truth, band insider MSL says Stradlin was offered a five figure fee for each show he played. MSL writes: “We know Izzy was in rehearsals at one point and was negotiating to appear at a few of the April gigs. Equal pay was never discussed. A 5-figure fee per cameo is what was being negotiated. But there is a lot of room for negotiation on a 5-figure fee. 10k? 99k? Whatever it was, they were far apart and Izzy bailed. He doesn’t need their chump change...

Ghost debut new song “Square Hammer” from new “Popestar” EP set to arrive on Friday…

Posted 12 Sep 2016 in Uncategorized
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Ghost premiered the new song “Square Hammer” this morning on SiriusXM and will appear on the band’s new EP “Popestar”, which is set to drop on Friday, September 16. The EP is made up mostly of cover songs and was produced by Tom Dalgety (Royal Blood, Killing Joke). One of the Nameless Ghouls told SiriusXM of “Square Hammer”: “We’re very proud of it. We’re obviously thrilled to be able to play something new. This is a short, to-the-point little gem right at the jugular.” “Popestar” track listing: 01. Square Hammer 02. Nocturnal Me 03. I Believe 04. Missionary Man 05. Bible The EP cover artwork can be seen below. A Nameless Ghoul told myROCK about “Popestar”: “The EP will...

Former Motley Crue singer John Corabi defends the band’s use of backing tapes during live performances…

Posted 12 Sep 2016 in Uncategorized
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Former Motley Crue singer John Corabi recently sat down with Rock Music Star and was asked his opinion on bands who lip-sync and play along to pre-recorded tapes during concerts. Corabi replied: “You know, there’s a few artists out there that have done it, the fans know they’ve done it, the fans complain about the fact that they’re doing it, but at the end of the day, the fans still show up to see them play. “Honestly, when I was in Motley, as far as the playing was, Tommy was playing, Nikki was playing, Mick was playing, I was playing, and, to be honest with you, we did have some backing tracks for...

Butcher Babies added to upcoming Megadeth tour with Amon Amarth, Suicidal Tendencies and Metal Church…

Posted 12 Sep 2016 in Uncategorized
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Butcher Babies have joined the upcoming Megadeth tour with Amon Amarth, Suicidal Tendencies and Metal Church. The tour kicks off on September 20 in Casper, Wyoming and runs through October 15 in Camden, New Jersey. The dates are as follows: Sep. 20 – Casper, WY @ Casper Event Center Sep. 21 – Magna, UT @ The Great Salt Air Sep. 22 – Las Vegas, NV @ The Joint Sep. 27 – Seattle, WA @ WaMu Theater Sep. 28 – Eugene, OR @ Mathew Knight Center Sep. 29 – San Jose, CA @ City National Civic Oct. 01 – Broomfield, CO @ 1st Bank Arena Oct. 03 – Council Bluffs, IA @ Mid-America Rec. Center Oct. 04 – St. Paul,...

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