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GLENN HUGHES Discusses BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION In 'Long Live Rock' Interview

Legendary vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, BLACK SABBATH) discusses his latest project, BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION, in a brand new interview with "Long Live Rock" on Blog Talk Radio. You can listen to the chat using the audio player below. BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION — the Anglo/American rock supergroup featuring Glenn Hughes, drummer Jason Bonham (LED ZEPPELIN), ...

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TED NUGENT Talks Politics In America On 'Hannity'

Legendary rocker Ted Nugent was interviewed on the July 2, 2010 edition of Fox News' "Hannity". You can now watch his appearance below. According to Mediaite.com, Nugent relayed the concern that many Tea Partiers feel about the current U.S. policy: "They want to be productive members of society, and then they see an administration that ...

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SAHG: New Album Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

SAHG, the Norwegian heavy rockers who feature in their ranks current/former members of GORGOROTH, MANNGARD and AUDREY HORNE, will release their third album, "Sahg III", on August 30 through Indie Recordings. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. In Through The Eye 02. Baptism Of Fire 03. Mortify 04. Hollow Mountain 05. ...

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NIGHTWISH, AMORAL, TERÄSBETONI, MACHINE MEN Members Perform At 'Ronnie James Dio Memorial Gala'

Finnish vocalists Marco Hietala (NIGHTWISH, TAROT, NORTHERN KINGS, SAPATTIVUOSI), Ari Koivunen (solo, AMORAL), Jarkko Ahola (TERÄSBETONI, NORTHERN KINGS) and Antony Parviainen (MACHINE MEN) are among the musicians who performed last night (Friday, July 2) at the Ronnie James Dio Memorial Gala at Tavastia in Helsinki, Finland as part of the thirteenth annual Tuska festival (which ...

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METALLICA: Backstage, Performance Footage From Sofia Posted Online

Official Metallica.com footage of METALLICA's June 22, 2010 concert in Sofia, Bulgaria — including clips of the pre-show meet-and-greet and tuning-room jam as well as the now-legendary "Big Four" performance of the DIAMOND HEAD classic "Am I Evil?" — can be viewed below. The band's setlist was as follows: 01. Creeping Death 02. For Whom ...

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IRON MAIDEN: Second IMTV Episode Available

To give IRON MAIDEN fan club members a privileged insight to the band's touring world, IMTV has returned to the group's official web site, IronMaiden.com, to cover "The Final Frontier World Tour". This exclusive footage includes regular video from the live shows, touring, band interviews, insights into our crew and what they do and much, ...

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STARGAZER Completes Work On New Album

Australian avant-garde occult death metal band STARGAZER will release its sophomore effort and first full-length album in five years, "A Great Work Of Ages", in late August via Profound Lore Records. The follow-up to 2005's "The Scream That Tore The Sky" is described in a press release as "complex, very progressive, and psychedelic, yet technically ...

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SNOWY SHAW To Lay Down Drums On RALF SCHEEPERS' Debut Solo Album

Swedish multi-instrumentalist Snowy Shaw (THERION, DREAM EVIL, KING DIAMOND, MERCYFUL FATE, MEMENTO MORI, NOTRE DAME) will lay down the drum tracks on the first solo album from PRIMAL FEAR frontman Ralf Scheepers. After Ralf and his collaborators spent the last three years writing material for the effort, the recording sessions for the CD will finally ...

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BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION Members Interviewed

The first in a series of interviews with the members of BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION and their producer can be viewed below. BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION — the Anglo/American rock supergroup featuring vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, BLACK SABBATH, TRAPEZE), drummer Jason Bonham (LED ZEPPELIN), Derek Sherinian (DREAM THEATER) and blues rock guitarist Joe Bonamassa — has ...

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BRUCE KULICK Interviewed On 'Mars Attacks' Podcast

In the latest installment of the "Mars Attacks" podcast, host Victor M. Ruiz interviews former KISS and current GRAND FUNK RAILROAD guitarist Bruce Kulick. You can now stream the podcast using the audio player below. Kulick's third solo album, "BK3", sold around 1,700 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The ...

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THE GENERALS In Writing Mode

Swedish "death 'n' roll" band THE GENERALS has issued the following update: "The two upcoming weekends we will do two festival gigs and directly after that its back to Karlstad and continue the songwriting for album number two. We will record some demos during the fall and then hopefully we will begin recording the album ...

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IRON MAIDEN Guitarist Talks About Forthcoming Album

Gary Graff of Billboard.com recently spoke to IRON MAIDEN guitarist Dave Murray about "The Final Frontier", the band's forthcoming 15th studio LP which will be released in North America on August 17 (one day earlier internationally) via Universal Music Enterprises (UMe). "We breezed through the album, really," Murray tells Billboard.com. "We actually finished ...

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MYCHILDREN MYBRIDE: 'Terra Firma' Video Released

"Terra Firma", the new video from Madison, Alabama's MYCHILDREN MYBRIDE, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's new album, "Lost Boy", which sold around 3,200 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 176 on The Billboard 200 chart. The follow-up to 2008's critically ...

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Reunited THE CROWN Signs With CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS

Reunited Swedish death/thrash metal act THE CROWN has inked a worldwide deal with Century Media Records. The band's new album, "Doomsday King", is scheduled for release in September. Commented THE CROWN guitarist Marko Tervonen: "We are happy as hell to turn a new page in THE CROWN's history book...and to pick up the journey with ...

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SAHG To Release New Album In August

SAHG, the Norwegian heavy rockers who feature in their ranks current/former members of GORGOROTH, MANNGARD and AUDREY HORNE, will release their third album, "Sahg III", on August 30 through Indie Recordings. According to a posting on the band's MySpace page, "The explosive follow-up to 'Sahg I' and 'Sahg II', features ten blistering new songs." SAHG ...

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KING OF ASGARD Is 'Proud' Of Forthcoming Debut Album

Swedish viking folk/death metal band KING OF ASGARD recently completed work on its debut album, "Fi'mbulvintr", for a tentative August European release via Metal Blade Records. Commented the band: "It's been a while now and the debut album was recorded way back now. "On the 19th of March, KING OF ASGARD went their way to ...

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