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DEVIN TOWNSEND's CASUALTIES OF COOL: 'Moon' Song Available For Streaming

The song "Moon" from the CASUALTIES OF COOL project from Canadian multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter and producer Devin Townsend can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track features a guest appearance by Jørgen Munkeby of Norway's SHINING. Devin recently launched a three-month-long crowdfunding campaign on PledgeMusic for CASUALTIES OF COOL since the project's debut ...

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IRON MAIDEN's 'Dance Of Death' Covered By HARP TWINS (Video)

Identical twins Camille and Kennerly Kitt have covered the IRON MAIDEN classic "Dance Of Death" as an electric duet harp arrangement. Check it out in the YouTube clip below. Known as the "harp twins," Camille and Kennerly perform internationally as a dynamic acoustic and electric rock harp duo. As the world's only known identical twin ...

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AVENGED SEVENFOLD: Video Footage Of Entire Bangor Concert

Xplicit Concerts has uploaded video footage of AVENGED SEVENFOLD's entire May 10 concert at the Rise Above Fest in Bangor, Maine. Check it out below. AVENGED SEVENFOLD headed out last month on a spring North American headlining trek dubbed the "Shepherd Of Fire Tour" in honor of the band's current single. The dates kicked off ...

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KILLER BE KILLED Talks To GOOGLE PLAY About Debut Album (Video)

KILLER BE KILLED, the new band comprised of Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, ex-SEPULTURA), Greg Puciato (THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN), Troy Sanders (MASTODON) and Dave Elitch (ex-THE MARS VOLTA), recently sat down with Google Play to discuss its new self-titled album. You can now watch the chat below. "Killer Be Killed" was released on May 13 (one ...

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CARNIFEX: 'Die Without Hope' Video Released

The video for "Die Without Hope", the title track of the latest album from the San Diego death metal outfit CARNIFEX, can be seen below. "Die Without Hope" sold 3,600 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 98 on The Billboard 200 chart. Released on March ...

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Bassist AKIHIRO YOKOYAMA Of Japan's UNITED Dead At 49

Akihiro Yokoyama, the leader and bass player of veteran Japanese metallers UNITED, passed away last night (Tuesday, May 13) at the age of 49. Since he joined UNITED in 1983, Yokoyama participated in the recording of nine full-length albums, two EPs and two singles, and appeared alongside his bandmates at the 2011 edition of Japan's ...

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ELUVEITIE To Release 'Origins' In August

Swiss folk metallers ELUVEITIE will release their new album, "Origins", on August 5 via Nuclear Blast Records. The cover artwork for the CD was created by ELUVEITIE frontman Chrigel Glanzmann and can be seen below. The effort was once again recorded at New Sound Studio in Pfäffikon, a municipality in the canton of Zurich in ...

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ACE FREHLEY's Real-Life 'Spinal Tap' Story (Video)

In the one-minute clip below, original KISS guitarist Ace Frehley recounts a real-life "Spinal Tap" story to Ultimate Classic Rock. "I remember once we were on tour, and I woke up in Canada," Ace recalled. "I had dinner in Texas, and then we ended up in Mexico City, because we had a stadium show the ...

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TARJA TURUNEN To Release 'Left In The Dark' In July

Former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen follows her most recent rock album, "Colours In The Dark", with the exclusive tour CD "Left In The Dark", which was previously only available bundled with a ticket for the "Colours In The Road Tour 2014". "Left In The Dark" will be released on July 4 via earMUSIC. It all ...

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THE DUSKFALL Signs With APOSTASY RECORDS

Swedish metallers THE DUSKFALL have inked a deal with Apostasy Records. The band's fifth album, which is currently being recorded at Tico Tico Studio in Kemi, Finland, will be released later in the year. According to a press release, THE DUSKFALL's forthcoming CD will contain "11 tracks of old-school, melodic metal,"and will be made available ...

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AVENGED SEVENFOLD Fan Joins Band On Stage In Hershey (Video)

AVENGED SEVENFOLD invited a fan named Steve on stage last night (Thursday, May 8) in Hershey, Pennsyvania to join them on stage to play lead guitar on the song "Unholy Confessions". Video footage of his performance can be seen below. AVENGED SEVENFOLD headed out last month on a spring North American headlining trek dubbed the ...

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SOULFLY Drummer ZYON CAVALERA To Miss Russian Tour Dates

Drummer Zyon Cavalera will be forced to miss SOULFLY's upcoming shows in Russia with KORN, set to take place later this month. He states: "I broke two fingers and have a LODY KONG [Zyon's side band] recording coming up. But my friend Kanky Lora [who plays drums for SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo's solo band] is ...

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INSOMNIUM: 'Shadows Of The Dying Sun' First-Week Chart Positions

"Shadows Of The Dying Sun", the sixth studio album from Finnish melodic death metallers INSOMNIUM, has registered the following first-week chart positions: Finland: #2 Germany: #18 Switzerland: #33 Austria: #38 "Shadows Of The Dying Sun" was released on April 28 in Europe and on April 29 in North America via Century Media Records. All the ...

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GRAVE DIGGER: Audio Snippet Of New Song 'Season Of The Witch'

German power metallers GRAVE DIGGER will release their new studio album, "Return Of The Reaper", via Napalm Records on the following dates: July 11: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Finland, Benelux July 16: Spain, Sweden, Norway July 14: Rest of Europe July 15: USA, Canada The "Return Of The Reaper" cover artwork (see below) was created by ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH's DANI FILTH Interviewed By PitCam.TV (Video)

PitCam.TV recently conducted an interview with vocalist Dani "Filth" Davey of British extreme metallers CRADLE OF FILTH. You can now watch the chat below. CRADLE OF FILTH has begun work on the follow-up to 2012's "The Manticore And Other Horrors", with the hope of a release this time next year in 2015. Dani recently said: ...

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