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KISS Rocks The 'Kruise' For A Third Night (Video)

The first-ever Kiss Kruise launched in style Thursday afternoon (October 13) from Miami, Florida with a non-makeup unplugged KISS sail-away concert. Over 2,500 Kiss Army members became inaugural members of the Kiss Navy. According to KissOnline.com, KISS took to the stage again last night (Saturday, October 15), bringing another smashing set of KISS ...

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CAGE Performs Five New Songs In Minnesota; Video Available

Video footage of San Diego metallers CAGE performing five new songs "Bloodsteel", "The Beast Of Bray Road", "Doctor Doom", "War Of The Undead" and "Metal Empire" during their September 29, 2011 concert at Station 4 in St. Paul, Minnesota can be seen below. The remaining footage from the show, along with a review, can be ...

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DEAD BY APRIL: 'Calling' Video Released

Swedish melodic rockers DEAD BY APRIL will release their second studio album, "Incomparable", in Sweden on September 21 through Unviersal Music. A new video, "Calling", can now be viewed below. This is actually the second single from the new album, following on from "Within My Heart", released earlier this year. Produced by Swedish studio-meister Jacob ...

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Heritage - OPETH

If it weren't for the fact that Mikael Ã…kerfeldt and OPETH have based their entire careers on doing whatever felt right, regardless of mass acceptance potential, then it might seem fitting to say that "Heritage" is a musical representation of a band that has earned the right to create whatever kind of music it wants. ...

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CAGE: 'Supremacy Of Steel' Album Details Revealed

San Diego metallers CAGE will release their sixth album, "Supremacy Of Steel", on November 25 via Music Buy Mail in Europe and Heavy Metal Media in the U.S. and rest of the world. Known for crafting great memorable songs, capturing the essence of the classic NWOBHM sound, and always sounding unique and modern, CAGE somehow ...

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Next SMASHING PUMPKINS Album Could Be Their Last

According to The Pulse Of Radio, SMASHING PUMPKINS frontman and sole original member Billy Corgan told Billboard this week that he put too much confidence in releasing his band's music directly through the Internet, which has led him to return to a traditional album format with "Oceania", the group's ninth studio effort. Corgan told The ...

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ALTER BRIDGE: 'AB III.5' CD/DVD Special Edition Detailed

ALTER BRIDGE has confirmed the track listing for the special edition of its latest album, AB III", to be released on October 25 (October 17 in Europe). The special edition will include three additional songs "Zero", "Home" and "Never Born To Follow" making a total of 17 tracks on the album, as well as an ...

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DEAD BY APRIL: 'Calling' Video Teaser Available

Swedish melodic rockers DEAD BY APRIL will release their second studio album, "Incomparable", in Sweden on September 21 through Unviersal Music. A new single/video, "Calling", will be made available on September 19 (see teaser below). This is actually the second single from the new album, following on from "Within My Heart", released earlier this year. ...

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CHICKENFOOT Schedules Free Concert And Q&A Session

CHICKENFOOT the hard rock supergroup featuring Sammy Hagar, Joe Satriani, Michael Anthony and Chad Smith is offering fans a very special free live concert webcast, "Chickenfoot Presents III", on the release date of the band's sophomore album, "Chickenfoot III", September 27. At 6 p.m. PST, the band will perform tracks from the new album at ...

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CHICKENFOOT: 'Big Foot' Video Released

"Big Foot", the new video from CHICKENFOOT the hard rock supergroup featuring Sammy Hagar, Joe Satriani, Michael Anthony and Chad Smith can be seen below. CHICKENFOOT has made it official: veteran drummer Kenny Aronoff will sit behind the kit on the road while Chad Smith tours with his main band, the RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS. ...

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CHICKENFOOT: 'Big Foot' Video To Debut Tomorrow

"Big Foot", the new video from CHICKENFOOT the hard rock supergroup featuring Sammy Hagar, Joe Satriani, Michael Anthony and Chad Smith will make its online debut tomorrow (Tuesday, August 30). CHICKENFOOT has made it official: veteran drummer Kenny Aronoff will sit behind the kit on the road while Chad Smith tours with his main band, ...

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THIN LIZZY Recruits Guitarist DAMON JOHNSON For U.S. Tour

THIN LIZZY has recruited guitarist Damon Johnson (ALICE COOPER, BROTHER CANE) to replace Richard Fortus on the band's forthcoming U.S. tour with JUDAS PRIEST. Fortus will be on the road with GUNS N' ROSES for the remainder of the year. Upon his appointment with THIN LIZZY, Damon said, "The music of THIN LIZZY is the ...

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THE SMASHING PUMPKINS Announces Fall Tour

THE SMASHING PUMPKINS singer/guitarist Billy Corgan, guitarist Jeff Schroeder, drummer Mike Byrne and bassist Nicole Fiorentino will return to the road this fall for an intimate 12-city U.S. tour that will serve as a warm-up to a big year of touring for the band in 2012. The fall trek launches in Los Angeles on October ...

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THIN LIZZY Interviewed At U.K.'s HIGH VOLTAGE Festival (Video)

Rock Radio's Tom Russell conducted an interview with THIN LIZZY guitarist Richard Fortus and singer/guitarist Ricky Warwick, at this year's edition of Classic Rock magazine's award-winning High Voltage festival, which took place Saturday, July 23 and Sunday, July 24, 2011 in Victoria Park, London, England. You can now watch the chat below. THIN LIZZY's current ...

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END OF LEVEL BOSS: 'Thee Absurd' Video Released

Britain's purveyors of eccentric rock and roll END OF LEVEL BOSS have just released a raging new video for "Thee Absurd", the fourth song from the outfit's newly-released third album, "Elkectric". Instead of utilizing a well-known major rock video producer to capture their vision on film, the band went full-on D.I.Y. and filmed it themselves... ...

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DEAD BY APRIL Completes Work On 'Incomparable'

Swedish melodic rockers DEAD BY APRIL will release their second studio album, "Incomparable", through Spinefarm Records on November 7. A new single/video, "Calling", will be made available on September 19; this is actually the second single from the new album, following on from "Within My Heart", released earlier this year. Produced by Swedish studio-meister Jacob ...

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THIN LIZZY: VIVIAN CAMPBELL And SCOTT GORHAM's Rig Rundown

On April 1, Premier Guitar's Chris Kies was on location in Chicago, Illinois at the Vic Theatre where he caught up with THIN LIZZY guitar tech Coty Allinson, who walked Kies through guitarists Vivian Campbell and Scott Gorham's current touring rigs. Check out the clip below. THIN LIZZY's current lineup features Phil Lynott-era LIZZY members ...

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CHICKENFOOT: New Single Available For Streaming

"Bigfoot", the new single from CHICKENFOOT the supergroup featuring guitar hero Joe Satriani, drummer Chad Smith, former VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony and frontman Sammy Hagar can be streamed using the SoundCloud player below. The track will be released via iTunes tomorrow (Monday, August 1). CHICKENFOOT will release its sophomore album, "Chickenfoot III", on September ...

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CHICKENFOOT: New Single To Make Online Debut Today

"Bigfoot", the new single from CHICKENFOOT the supergroup featuring guitar hero Joe Satriani, drummer Chad Smith, former VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony and frontman Sammy Hagar will be released via iTunes tomorrow (Monday, August 1). The track, a sample of which can be heard on Amazon.com, will make its online debut later today ...

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WOLF: 'Skull Crusher' Video Released

"Skull Crusher", the new video from Swedish metallers WOLF, can be seen below. The clip was helmed by Morningstar Film Production, which previously worked on the band's video for the song "Hail Caesar" from WOLF's "Ravenous" album. Commented WOLF vocalist/guitarist Niklas Stlvind: "We have never had so much fun making a video as we had ...

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THIN LIZZY: Pro-Shot Footage Of Entire HELLFEST Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of THIN LIZZY's entire performance at this year's Hellfest, which was held June 17-19, 2011 in Clisson, France, can be viewed below (courtesy of Arte [Association Relative la Tlvision Europenne], a Franco-German TV network). THIN LIZZY will embark on a U.K. headlining tour in January 2012 with support from CLUTCH. Comprised ...

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CHICKENFOOT's New Single Featured In 'Aqua Unit Patrol Squad'

Snippets of "Bigfoot", the new single from CHICKENFOOT the supergroup featuring guitar hero Joe Satriani, drummer Chad Smith, former VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony and frontman Sammy Hagar will be featured in the finale episode of "Aqua Unit Patrol Squad" this Sunday night, July 24 at 11:45 p.m. on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim. The "Bigfoot" ...

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