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SLAYER's 'Repentless' Cracks U.S. Top 5

SLAYER's "Repentless" debuted at No. 4 on The Billboard 200, having shifted 50,000 equivalent album units in the week ending September 17. The Billboard 200 chart ranks the most popular albums of the week based on multi-metric consumption, which includes traditional album sales, track equivalent albums (TEA) and streaming equivalent albums (SEA). In terms of ...

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CHRIS CORNELL Explains 'Euphoria Morning' Album Title Change

SOUNDGARDEN vocalist Chris Cornell re-released his 1999 debut solo album, "Euphoria Morning", on August 14 under the original title of "Euphoria Mourning". The disc has been remastered and arrived on vinyl for the first time, along with CD and digital editions. Cornell explained that he was persuaded to change the original name when the record ...

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SLAYER's KERRY KING On Producer GREG FIDELMAN: He 'Dicked Us Hard'

In a brand new interview with Guitar World magazine, SLAYER guitarist Kerry King spoke about the band's decision to hire producer Terry Date to helm their new album, "Repentless", after initially teaming up with Greg Fidelman, who also worked on 2009's "World Painted Blood". "The 'Repentless' songs] 'Implode' and 'Chasing Death' were recorded and finished ...

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Video: CHRIS CORNELL Performs 'Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart' On 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'

SOUNDGARDEN singer Chris Cornell performed his new song "Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart", the debut single from his solo album "Higher Truth", on last night's (Thursday, September 17) edition of "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon". You can watch video footage of his appearance below. Cornell's fourth solo studio set, "Higher Truth", is being released ...

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KERRY KING: Telling JEFF HANNEMAN He Wasn't Ready To Come Back To SLAYER Was 'Hardest Thing I Ever Had To Say'

SLAYER's eleventh studio album, "Repentless", is the band's first without founding guitarist Jeff Hanneman, who died in 2013, more than two years after he contracted necrotizing fasciitis, also known as flesh-eating disease, from a spider bite in his backyard. Asked if Jeff had been involved in any discussions about making a new studio album prior ...

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TOM ARAYA: 'Repentless' Album Is 'Really Good For Half Of SLAYER'

Germany's Rock Hard magazine recently conducted an interview with SLAYER bassist/vocalist Tom Araya. You can now watch the chat in six parts below. Asked what he thought when he first heard the final version of SLAYER's eleventh studio album "Repentless" — the band's first without both founding guitarist Jeff Hanneman and drummer Dave Lombardo — ...

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SLAYER: Watch Unboxing Of Limited-Edition Vinyl Version Of 'Repentless'

Vinyl-Blog.com has uploaded an unboxing video for the limited-edition vinyl version of SLAYER's newly released eleventh studio album, "Repentless". Check it out below. "Repentless" was released on September 11 via Nuclear Blast. The follow-up to 2009's critically acclaimed, Grammy-nominated "World Painted Blood" was produced by Terry Date, who has previously worked with PANTERA, ...

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CHRIS CORNELL Unveils Music Video For 'Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart'

SOUNDGARDEN singer Chris Cornell has released the official video for his new song "Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart", the debut single from his forthcoming solo album, "Higher Truth". The clip — envisioned by Cornell and directed by Jessie Hill — features a cameo by acclaimed Hollywood actors Eric Roberts ("Runaway Train", "Heroes", "The Expendables"), W. ...

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Video Premiere: SLAYER's 'Repentless'

SLAYER's video for "Repentless" — the title track of the band's new album — can be seen below. The clip was filmed on August 26 at the Sybil Brand Institute, the women's prison in East Los Angeles. While SLAYER performed the track under that punishing sun over an eight-hour period, the "prisoners" had to stage ...

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SLAYER: New Song 'You Against You' Available For Streaming

Scion, whose partnership with iconic thrash metal outfit SLAYER birthed the now legendary SLAYER-inspired tC sports coupe, have joined forces to offer fans a free download of the band's new song "You Against You". The track, which is taken from SLAYER's forthcoming eleventh album, "Repentless", is available as a free download to the first 15,000 ...

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CHRIS CORNELL Says Singing With MAD SEASON Was An 'Amazing Moment'

Last January, the two surviving members of MAD SEASON, PEARL JAM guitarist Mike McCready and SCREAMING TREES drummer Barrett Martin, performed for the first time in nearly 20 years at Benayora Hall in Seattle. The concert featured the Seattle Symphony plus guests such as SOUNDGARDEN's Chris Cornell, PEARL JAM and SOUNDGARDEN drummer Matt Cameron and ...

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SLAYER Partners With SCION AV To Offer New Song 'You Against You'

Scion, whose partnership with iconic thrash metal outfit SLAYER birthed the now legendary SLAYER-inspired tC sports coupe, have joined forces to offer fans a free download of the band's new song "You Against You". The track, which is taken from SLAYER's forthcoming eleventh album, "Repentless", will be available as a free download to the first ...

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SOUNDGARDEN Gets Together To Work On New Music

SOUNDGARDEN singer Chris Cornell said recently that the band had started working on material for its next album and he was apparently telling the truth: a photo posted at the group's Facebook account on Wednesday (September 2), showed the band members in the studio with guitars in hand, with a caption underneath reading, "Working on ...

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SLAYER's New Video To Feature Actor DANNY TREJO

SLAYER filmed a music video for an unspecified new song yesterday (Wednesday, August 26). The clip will feature a guest appearance by actor Danny Trejo, the star of Robert Rodriguez's "Machete" film series and a frequent collaborator with the director. His previous films include "Desperado", "Con Air", the "Spy Kids" movies, and "A Very Harold ...

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CHRIS CORNELL Talks Inspiration For New Solo Album 'Higher Truth'

SOUNDGARDEN singer Chris Cornell's new single, "Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart", has exploded on the radio airwaves, becoming the most added track this week at the active rock, mainstream rock and adult alternative formats. The song is taken from Cornell's fourth solo studio album, "Higher Truth", which arrives on September 18. Cornell told The Pulse ...

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SLAYER's PAUL BOSTAPH: I've Learned From DAVE LOMBARDO

The "No Limits Music Show" recently conducted an interview with SLAYER drummer Paul Bostaph. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about how his playing style was influenced by that of his predecessor, original SLAYER drummer Dave Lombardo, Paul said: "Yeah, I've learned from Dave. I had to. You know, you can't… When I ...

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POP EVIL: New Song 'Ghost Of Muskegon' Available For Streaming

"Ghost Of Muskegon", a brand new song from Michigan-based rockers POP EVIL, can be streamed using the SoundCloud widget below. The track is taken from the band's new album, titled "Up", which will be released on August 21 via eOne Music. Recorded at Studio Litho, Robert Lang Studios and London Bridge Studios with producer Adam ...

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