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SANCTUARY: Footage From Slovenia's METALCAMP Festival

Reunited '80s cult metal outfit SANCTUARY — which features in its ranks NEVERMORE frontman Warrel Dane and bassist Jim Sheppard — performed on August 6 at the Metalcamp festival in Tolmin, Slovenia. Fan-filmed video footage of the concert can be seen below. In an interview with Rock My Monkey TV, Dane stated about SANCTUARY's future ...

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THE COMPANY BAND: New Video Interview Posted Online

Graham "Gruhamed" Hartmann of Loudwire recently conducted an interview with THE COMPANY BAND members Jess Margera and Jim Rota. You can now watch the chat below. THE COMPANY BAND's new five-song EP, "Pros & Cons", was released on July 31 via Weathermaker Music. Since THE COMPANY BAND first got together in 2006, the group has ...

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SANCTUARY: Video Footage Of WACKEN OPEN AIR Performance

Reunited '80s cult metal outfit SANCTUARY — which features in its ranks NEVERMORE frontman Warrel Dane and bassist Jim Sheppard — performed on August 3 at the Wacken Open Air festival in Wacken, Germany. Fan-filmed video footage of the concert can be seen below. In an interview with Rock My Monkey TV, Dane stated about ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist Says CARRIE UNDERWOOD's Duet With STEVEN TYLER Sounds 'Just Right'

Country megastar Carrie Underwood, Julian Lennon (John Lennon's son with his first wife Cynthia) and actor Johnny Depp make guest appearances on "Music From Another Dimension!", the new album from Boston hard rock legends AEROSMITH. Underwood duets with AEROSMITH singer Steven Tyler on a crossover ballad titled "Beautiful", a move which guitarist Joe Perry was ...

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INCITE To Release Sophomore Album In November

INCITE, the Phoenix, Arizona-based metal band fronted by Richie Cavalera — the stepson of SOULFLY/CAVALERA CONSPIRACY mainman Max Cavalera — will release its sophomore album, "All Out War", on November 20 via Minus Head Records. The CD was recorded at Darth Mader Music in Hollywood, California with producer Logan Mader (GOJIRA, SOULFLY). "INCITE has a ...

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Pros and Cons - THE COMPANY BAND

As zany a situation as this sounds, what if Gordon Gekko invested in an underground bar rock band for shits and giggles? He might put them on a side stage at Battery Park where he could watch from his sky view suite in nearby Wall Street. All assuming the cat has a little rock 'n' ...

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TOMMY BOLIN Gets Box-Set Treatment

Rock guitar legend Tommy Bolin will be honored with a box set release of his lauded solo release "The Definitive Teaser" — a three-CD collection featuring a remastered version of his classic album along with two CDs of outtakes and alternates. The project was produced by Greg Hampton and Johnnie Bolin. In the annals of ...

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AEROSMITH Frontman Talks 'Music From Another Dimension'

AEROSMITH's 15th studio album, titled "Music From Another Dimension", will arrive on November 6 via Columbia Records. The CD was helmed by producer Jack Douglas, who previously worked with AEROSMITH on classic early albums like "Toys In The Attic" and "Rocks" as well as on 2004's "Honkin' On Bobo". When asked if the new album ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist Checks In From The Road (Video)

A two-and-a-half-minute video message from AEROSMITH guitarist Brad Whitford, filmed on July 17 backstage at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts during the band's "The Global Warming Tour" can be seen below. AEROSMITH's video for its new single, "Legendary Child", was filmed with director Casey Patrick Tebo, who also is helming a new concert film ...

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AEROSMITH To Perform At 'iHeartRadio Music Festival'

AEROSMITH is one of the artists that will perform at Clear Channel's 2012 iHeartRadio Music Festival, set to take place September 21-22 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. "Music is the lifeblood of so much of what we do at Clear Channel, and our listeners are the reason for everything we do. We're ...

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THE COMPANY BAND: EPK For 'Pros & Cons' EP Available

An EPK (Electronic Press Kit) for THE COMPANY BAND's upcoming "Pros & Cons" EP can be seen below. Since THE COMPANY BAND first got together in 2006, the group has solely existed through semi-annual corporate retreats. These meetings developed into an organization of odd fellows featuring vocalist Neil Fallon from CLUTCH, drummer Jess Margera from ...

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IHSAHN Interviewed On 'Black Night Meditations' (Audio)

WSCA 106.1 FM's "Black Night Meditations" recently conducted an interview with former EMPEROR vocalist/guitarist Ihsahn. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. "Black Night Meditations" is a four-hour metal show focusing on black, death, thrash, folk, shred, prog and power metal. The program is broadcast every Tuesday night at 10 ...

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IHSAHN: Entire New Album Available For Streaming

"Eremita", the fourth album from former EMPEROR vocalist/guitarist Ihsahn, can be streamed in its entirety at AOL Music. Due on June 19 in North America (one day earlier in Europe) via Candlelight Records, the CD was recorded and produced at Telemark's Ivory Shoulder Studios, with additional tracking completed at Notodden's Juke Joint Studio ...

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FU MANCHU Begins Writing New Album

Southern California's heavy fuzz rock legends FU MANCHU have commenced the songwriting process for their next album, tentatively due in 2013. Says the band: "We have recorded every FU MANCHU record on this 4-track machine [see photo below], starting with the 1995 'Daredevil' release. We didn't use this for the final recordings that were released, ...

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'Metal Evolution' Directors Discuss Heavy Metal In New Video Interview

myETVmedia met up with Canadian writers/directors Sam Dunn and Scot McFadyen at Alliance Studios in Toronto in anticipation of the wide release of their monumental documentary series "Metal Evolution". You can now watch the chat below. "Metal Evolution", the biggest and most comprehensive documentary series ever made on the genesis of heavy metal and hard ...

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THE COMPANY BAND To Release 'Pros & Cons' EP In July

Since THE COMPANY BAND first got together in 2006, the group has solely existed through semi-annual corporate retreats. These meetings developed into an organization of odd fellows featuring vocalist Neil Fallon from CLUTCH, drummer Jess Margera from CKY, guitarist/vocalist Jim Rota from FIREBALL MINISTRY, bassist Brad Davis from FU MANCHU and guitarist Dave Bone. Since ...

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Y&T To Release New Live Album

California rockers Y&T will release a two-disc live album recorded in November 2011 at the Mystic Theatre in Petaluma, California. The effort will mark the very first release with bassist Brad Lang, who joined the band in April 2011 following the passing of the band's Y&T original member Phil Kennemore. Commented Y&T: "This massive project ...

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THE SKULL Recruits New Drummer

THE SKULL, the new band formed by the original member of Chicago doom legends TROUBLE — vocalist Eric Wagner (also of BLACKFINGER) — alongside the band's longtime bassist Ron Holzner (also of EARTHEN GRAVE), and guitarists Lothar Keller and Michael Carpenter of the Chicago, Illinois-based progressive power metal band SACRED DAWN, has recruited drummer Brad ...

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