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VICIOUS RUMORS To Release 'Electric Punishment' In April

San Francisco Bay Area metal veterans VICIOUS RUMORS have entered Trident Studios in Pacheco, California with producers Juan Urteaga and Geoff Thorpe to begin recording their new album, "Electric Punishment", for an April release via Steamhammer/SPV. Geoff Thorpe, Brian Allen, Larry Howe, Stephen Goodwin and Thean Rasmussen are back with nine new songs and a ...

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SHINEDOWN Singer Supports THREE DAYS GRACE After Frontman Exit

When SHINEDOWN and THREE DAYS GRACE hit the road along with P.O.D. for a lengthy North American tour next month, one thing will be missing: THREE DAYS GRACE frontman Adam Gontier, who announced his resignation earlier this month from the band he co-founded 20 years ago. According to The Pulse Of Radio, SHINEDOWN singer Brent ...

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DAVE GROHL And SOUND CITY PLAYERS Announce Los Angeles Concert

Dave Grohl and his SOUND CITY PLAYERS will perform at the historic Hollywood Palladium in Hollywood, California on Thursday, January 31 immediately following the Los Angeles premiere of "Sound City: Real To Reel", a new documentary produced and directed by Grohl. Joining Dave at the gig will be fellow FOO FIGHTERS members Pat Smear, Taylor ...

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Slovenian Thrashers ERUPTION Release Sophomore Album

"Tenses Collide", the sophomore release by Slovenain thrashers ERUPTION, has just been released via Xtreem Music. Picking up where they left off with their debut, "Lifeless Paradise", ERUPTION's new CD is described in a press release as "lethal, unadulterated thrash similar to that of such well-known stalwarts of the genre as TESTAMENT, FORBIDDEN and VIO-LENCE." ...

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Y&T Frontman Interviewed On 'Rich Davenport's Rock Show' (Audio)

Dave Meniketti of Y&T and KING'S X frontman Doug Pinnick were interviewed on the latest edition of "Rich Davenport's Rock Show". The program can be streamed using the Mixcloud player below. Y&T's new live album, "Live At The Mystic", was released on November 23 via Frontiers Records. Following original bassist Phil Kennemore's untimely passing from ...

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FLYLEAF: 'Call You Out' Video Released

"Call You Out", the new video from FLYLEAF can be seen below. The animated clip follows an angry bear destined to destroy the smaller animals towns, only to find himself faced with the masses. The "Call You Out" video was directed by Brad Scott, who had this to say about the band and creating the ...

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SPEAKING THE KING'S Signs With NUCLEAR BLAST RECORDS

Orange County, California progressive hardcore band SPEAKING THE KING'S has inked a worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Records. Commented SPEAKING THE KING'S vocalist Bobby Burap: "Very few bands get the opportunity to take their act to an international level. That being said... we are extremely excited to announce that SPEAKING THE KING'S have signed to ...

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SANCTUARY: Pro-Shot Footage From U.K.'s BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR Festival

Professionally filmed video footage of the reunited '80s cult metal outfit SANCTUARY's performance at this year's edition of the Bloodstock Open Air festival, which was held August 9-12 at Catton Park, Derbyshire in the United Kingdom, can be seen below. Asked about the progress of the songwriting sessions for SANCTUARY's "comeback" album — tentatively titled ...

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AEROSMITH's BRAD WHITFORD Checks In From Austin (Video)

A two-minute video clip of AEROSMITH guitarist Brad Whitford checking in from backstage in Austin, Texas during the band's "The Global Warming Tour" can be seen below. "Music From Another Dimension!", the 15th studio album and the first studio collection of all-new material in 11 years from AEROSMITH sold 63,000 copies in the United States ...

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BENEDICTUM Singer To Release Solo Album

Singer Veronica Freeman and her band BENEDICTUM have been busy working on a new studio album which will be "a complete return to a traditional-but-powerful feel — much like the band's first two [CDs]," according to a press release. Working with the band on the production is Grammy Award nominee and Billboard-charting producer John Herrera ...

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AEROSMITH's 'Music From Another Dimension!' Cracks U.S. Top 5

"Music From Another Dimension!", the 15th studio album and the first studio collection of all-new material in 11 years from AEROSMITHSteven Tyler (vocals), Joe Perry (guitar), Brad Whitford (guitar), Tom Hamilton (bass) and Joey Kramer (drums) — sold 63,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at ...

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FORBIDDEN Guitarist Talks SPIRALARMS In New Video Interview

Avinash Mittur of Metal Assault conducted an interview with FORBIDDEN/SPIRALARMS guitarist Craig Locicero prior to SPIRALARMS' November 8 concert at Whisky A Go Go in West Hollywood, California. You can now watch the chat below. SPIRALARMS is the San Francisco Bay Area-based heavy rock band featuring Locicero, Tim Narducci (ex-SYSTEMATIC) on vocals, Chris "Cornbread" Lombardo ...

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Video: AEROSMITH Performs On Streets Of Boston

1325 Commmonwealth Avenue is the building in Boston where it all began some 40 years ago for AEROSMITH, in an apartment where Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Brad Whitford, Tom Hamilton and Joey Kramer lived and wrote songs together in the early '70s. It was where they planted the seed that would catapult them to become ...

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AEROSMITH's TYLER, PERRY Discuss Today's Hometown Show (Video)

AEROSMITH will play 1325 Commonwealth Ave. in Boston, Massachusetts today (Monday, November 5). This performance event, free to the public, will have America's greatest rock band — Steven Tyler (vocals), Joe Perry (guitar), Brad Whitford (guitar), Tom Hamilton (bass) and Joey Kramer (drums) — playing their beloved hometown streets as they encourage fans everywhere to ...

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AEROSMITH To Perform On Streets Of Boston

Legendary rockers AEROSMITH are known for throwing a helluva party, and they've got a special one planned for their beloved hometown on the day before Election Day, Monday, November 5. They're planning to show up somewhere in the city, around noon, and play on the streets. That's all Steven Tyler (vocals), Joe Perry (guitar), Brad ...

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Y&T: 'Live At The Mystic' Double Live CD Due In November

Frontiers Records has set a November 23 European release date for Y&T's new live album, "Live At The Mystic". Following original bassist Phil Kennemore's untimely passing from lung cancer in early 2011, the band carries on the legacy that is Y&T. With Brad Lang on bass and vocals, Y&T prove their continued strength with "Live ...

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AEROSMITH: Making Of 'Music From Another Dimension' Episode 5

On November 6, AEROSMITHSteven Tyler (vocals), Joe Perry (guitar), Brad Whitford (guitar), Tom Hamilton (bass) and Joey Kramer (drums) — will release "Music From Another Dimension" on Columbia Records. It marks the band's 15th studio album and their first studio collection of all-new material in 11 years. The album was recorded in Los ...

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AEROSMITH Talks To 'Extra' About New Album (Video)

Extra's Terri Seymour sat down with the members of AEROSMITH to talk about their upcoming tour and collaboration with actor Johnny Depp on their new album, "Music From Another Dimension". Check out the interview below. On November 6, AEROSMITHSteven Tyler (vocals), Joe Perry (guitar), Brad Whitford (guitar), Tom Hamilton (bass) and Kramer — ...

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