FILTER's RICHARD PATRICK: Why SCOTT WEILAND Passed Away

FILTER frontman Richard Patrick says that he was trying to help Scott Weiland when he publicly called out the former STONE TEMPLE PILOTS singer for abusing drugs a few months prior to Weiland's death. Patrick said in an interview last spring that STONE TEMPLE PILOTS fans were the "biggest enabler" for Weiland. He explained: "The ...

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DEFTONES: New Teaser For 'Gore' Album

A new, longer teaser for DEFTONES' forthcoming eighth studio release, "Gore", is available below. The disc will be out on April 8. "Gore" had been rumored as a title for some time and frontman Chino Moreno recently had some fun with the speculation by posting photos of DEPECHE MODE's Martin L. Gore and "A Nightmare ...

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X JAPAN Forced To Postpone Shows Due To Guitarist's Illness

Due to completely unforeseen circumstances, X JAPAN have announced that their show at SSE Arena Wembley, scheduled for March 12, 2016, has now been postponed to March 4, 2017. All original tickets sold will be honored at the new 2017 date. X JAPAN guitarist Pata was admitted to the ICU at a hospital in Tokyo ...

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PARADISE LOST: 'Terminal' Video Released

"Terminal", the new video from British gothic metal pioneers PARADISE LOST, can be seen below. The clip was produced and directed by Oliver Barth for Visions-In-Fear.de and filmed at a special fan event at the Forum, in Bielefeld, Germany on August 17, 2015. "Terminal" is taken from PARADISE LOST's latest album, "The Plague Within", which ...

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DREAM THEATER Releases Video For 'The Gift Of Music'

"The Gift Of Music", the new video from progressive metallers DREAM THEATER, can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's thirteenth album, "The Astonishing", which was released on January 29 via Roadrunner. The CD was made available in a wide range of distinctive versions, including standard 2-CD set, 4-LP vinyl box set ...

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TYGERS OF PAN TANG To Release New Album In August

NWOBHM (New Wave Of British Heavy Metal) legends TYGERS OF PAN TANG have inked a deal with Mighty Music and the Target Group family. The band is currently at Newcastle's Blast Studio working on a new, self-titled album for an August release. A European tour will follow the CD's arrival. Commented TYGERS OF PAN TANG ...

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