Video: DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED Plays First Show In Two Years

DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED — the band led by VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES bassist Duff McKagan — played its first show in two years on March 3 at Slim's Last Chance in Seattle. The concert was a benefit event for DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED guitarist Mike Squires's mother, who is battling cancer. Video footage of the performance ...

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STRYPER Recording Cover Version Of BLACK SABBATH's 'After Forever' For 'Fallen' Album

Christian hard rockers STRYPER are recording a cover version of the BLACK SABBATH classic "After Forever" for inclusion on their new album, "Fallen", to be released in late 2015 via Frontiers. The CD was tracked at SpiritHouse Recording Studios in Northampton, Massachusetts. STRYPER guitarist/vocalist Michael Sweet recently stated about the musical direction of "Fallen": "It's ...

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KATAKLYSM To Release 'Of Ghosts And Gods' Album In July

Montreal-based death metallers KATAKLYSM will release new album, "Of Ghosts And Gods", on July 31 via Nuclear Blast. The cover artwork for the follow-up to "Waiting For The End To Come" will be unveiled on March 23. Guitarist Jean-François "JF" Dagenais will track drums, guitars and bass for the album, while vocals were recorded by ...

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