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MEGADETH Bassist Interviewed On 'FOX Sports Tonight' (Audio)

MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson was interviewed last week on "FOX Sports Tonight". You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. Ellefson will sign copies of his autobiography, "My Life With Deth", at the following locations: October 29 from 1 p.m to 3 p.m. Book Soup 8818 W. Sunset Blvd West Hollywood, ...

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SOUNDGARDEN Reissuing Very First Releases On SUB POP

According to The Pulse Of Radio, SOUNDGARDEN's very first record releases are being reissued on CD, double vinyl and as a digital set on November 26 via Sub Pop Records, the legendary independent label that was the Seattle grunge act's first home. The set will include the band's entire debut EP, "Screaming Life", as well ...

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LECHEROUS NOCTURNE Signs With WILLOWTIP RECORDS

South Carolina-based extreme metallers LECHEROUS NOCTURNE have inked a deal with Willowtip Records. The band states: "We are excited to join this roster and eager to continue spreading our brand of metal upon the masses." LECHEROUS NOCTURNE's "Ouroboros Chains" video can be seen below. The track comes off the group's third album, "Behold Almighty Doctrine", ...

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Former ROADRUNNER A&R Guru Discusses 'XXX: Three Decades Of Roadrunner Records' Box Set (Audio)

On September 27, Metal Hammer editor Alexander Milas conducted an interview with former Roadrunner Records A&R chief and current Nuclear Blast Entertainment president Monte Conner for the "Metal Hammer" radio show on TeamRock Radio. You can listen to the chat using the SoundCloud player below. Roadrunner Records celebrates its three-decades-plus legacy as one of the ...

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MEGADETH Bassist To Sign Copies Of His Autobiography

MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson will sign copies of his autobiography, "My Life With Deth", at the following locations: October 29 from 1 p.m to 3 p.m. Book Soup 8818 W. Sunset Blvd West Hollywood, California 90069 November 1 from 6 p.m to 8 p.m. Changing Hands 6428 S McClintock Dr Tempe, AZ 85283 November 9 ...

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Singer MARK BOALS Featured On New ARTICAL Album

Greek power metal act ARTICAL has inked a deal with Pitch Black Records. The band's third album, "Illusion X", which features vocalist Mark Boals (YNGWIE J. MALMSTEEN, RING OF FIRE), will be released on November 12. "Illusion X" is described in a press release as "an album full of power and melodic passages, complemented by ...

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DENIED: 'Judas Kiss' Video Released

"Judas Kiss", the new Paolo Carboni-directed video from DENIED, the Swedish metal band featuring vocalist Johan Fahlberg (JADED HEART) and bassist Fredrik Isaksson (formerly of THERION and GRAVE), can be seen below. The song comes off the group's third album, "Let Them Burn", which was released in January via Sliptrick Records. The CD was recorded ...

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MACHINE HEAD Drummer Ties The Knot

Congratulations are in order for MACHINE HEAD drummer Dave McClain, who just married his Australian girlfriend Belle. The couple live in Alameda, California. This is the second marriage for McClain, a former member of Arizona thrashers SACRED REICH who joined MACHINE HEAD in 1995 following the departure of Chris Kontos. In a January 2012 interview ...

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GUNS N' ROSES, MOTÖRHEAD, TESTAMENT, Ex-IRON MAIDEN Members Pay Tribute To MICHAEL JACKSON

Just in time for Halloween — the first-ever all--metal tribute to the King Of Pop, Michael Jackson, will be released, featuring an all-star lineup that will raise the dead! "Thriller – A Metal Tribute To Michael Jackson" features outstanding performances by Chuck Billy (TESTAMENT), Danny Worsnop (ASKING ALEXANDRIA), Elias Soriano (NONPOINT), Lajon Witherspoon (SEVENDUST), Phil ...

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CHRIS CORNELL Discusses Alcoholism, Seattle's Grunge Scene And KURT COBAIN's Death (Video)

SOUNDGARDEN/ex-AUDIOSLAVE singer Chris Cornell is the subject of a CNN "Red Chair" interview segment in which he discusses alcoholism, Seattle's grunge scene and Kurt Cobain's death. Check it out below. As previously reported, Cornell will perform as a special guest with THE AVETT BROTHERS on "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon" on Monday, September 30. Tune ...

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HATEBREED Bassist To Sit Out Tour; SHADOWS FALL's BACHAND To Fill In

Bassist Chris Beattie of Connecticut hardcore/metal masters HATEBREED will sit out the band's fall North American headlining tour after sustaining an injury in an accident. His temporary replacement on the road will be Matt Bachand of SHADOWS FALL. HATEBREED's tour kicks off tonight (Thursday, September 26) in Poughkeepsie, New York and features direct support from ...

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SPIRALARMS: 'Dealer' Song Available For Streaming

SPIRALARMS, the San Francisco Bay Area-based heavy rock band featuring Craig Locicero (FORBIDDEN, ex-MANMADEGOD) on guitar, Tim Narducci (ex-SYSTEMATIC) on vocals, Chris "Cornbread" Lombardo on bass, Brad Barth on keyboards, Anthony Traslavina on rhythm guitar and Ron Redeen (THE ESSENESS PROJECT) on drums, will release its second album, "Freedom", on October 22 via Steamhammer/SPV. SPIRALARMS ...

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HUNTRESS: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From Making Of 'Zenith' Video

Behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Zenith", the new video from the Los Angeles-based, occult-themed traditional heavy metal band HUNTRESS, can be seen below. The song comes off the group's sophomore album, "Starbound Beast", which was released on June 28 in Europe and on July 2 in North America via Napalm Records. The CD was ...

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On The Tour Bus With BUTCHER BABIES (Video)

Digital Tour Bus, which gives fans "an all-access pass" to the tour buses that their favorite bands travel in, has posted its latest episode, focusing on the BUTCHER BABIES. The five-minute clip, which was filmed on July 27, 2013 in Tinley Park, Illinois, can be seen below. BUTCHER BABIES' debut album, "Goliath", sold around 3,300 ...

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MONSTER MAGNET: New Song 'Paradise' Available For Streaming

MONSTER MAGNET will release its new album, "Last Patrol", in North America on October 15 via Napalm Records. The CD was produced by Dave Wyndorf and Phil Caivano, while "Evil" Joe Barresi (TOOL, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, BAD RELIGION) mixed the album, with additional production duties handled by Matt Hyde. The artwork was created ...

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SCAR THE MARTYR: Debut Album Trailer Available

The official trailer for the self-titled debut album from SCAR THE MARTYR, the new band led by SLIPKNOT drummer Joey Jordison, can be seen below. The CD will be released on October 1 via Roadrunner Records. Recorded at Sound Farm Studios in Des Moines, Iowa, SCAR THE MARTYR's album was helmed by Rhys Fulber, whose ...

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HATEBREED: 'Dead Man Breathing' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for the song "Dead Man Breathing" from Connecticut hardcore/metal masters HATEBREED can be seen below. The track comes off the band's latest album, "The Divinity Of Purpose", which sold 17,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 20 on The Billboard 200 ...

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METALLICA's HETFIELD, HAMMETT Talk To 'Nerdist' Podcast (Audio)

On July 19, Chris Hardwick of the "Nerdist" podcast conducted an interview with METALLICA members James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett at Comic-Con in San Diego, California. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. Picturehouse has announced that METALLICA's James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett and Robert Trujillo will make in-theater ...

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