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TRIXTER Unveils 'Human Era' Video

Good-time rock 'n' rollers TRIXTER have released the official video for the title track of their new album, "Human Era", which is out now on Frontiers. The band's bassist, P.J. Farley, states: "The song 'Human Era' encapsulates not only the record but in essence our career. This video shows a glimpse of every step we ...

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VAN HALEN To Co-Headline Atlanta's MUSIC MIDTOWN Festival

VAN HALEN, Elton John, Drake and Sam Smith will headline this year's Music Midtown festival at Piedmont Park on Friday, September 18 and Saturday, September 19 in Atlanta. The annual festival, which began in 1994, will also feature chart toppers such as Lenny Kravitz, Billy Idol, PANIC! AT THE DISCO and Tove Lo. "Every year, ...

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Audio: BLAZE BAYLEY Sings IRON MAIDEN's 'Futureal' With MAIDEN UNITED

MAIDEN UNITED, the acoustic IRON MAIDEN tribute project featuring Damian Wilson (THRESHOLD, HEADSPACE) and Ruud Jolie (WITHIN TEMPTATION), released its latest album, "Remembrance", on May 22 on CD, red 12-inch vinyl and as a digital download. MAIDEN UNITED is an IRON MAIDEN tribute project which performs classic MAIDEN songs in new acoustic arrangements. "Remembrance" is ...

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OBITUARY Releases 'Violence' Animated Music Video

Death metal legends OBITUARY have released an animated music video for the track "Violence" from their most recent album, "Inked In Blood". The video, which was animated and directed by Balázs Gróf, can be seen below. Commented OBITUARY: "We had a blast creating the idea for the video and to watch Balázs animate us was ...

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TREMONTI Unleashes 'Cauterize' Performance Video

TREMONTI, the band led by CREED and ALTER BRIDGE guitarist Mark Tremonti, has released a performance video for the title track of its sophomore album, "Cauterize". The clip, which was filmed on May 15 at Chicago's Thalia Hall, can be seen below. Speaking about the response to "Cauterize", Mark told Pop Culture Madness: "It's been ...

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WARREL DANE Wouldn't Make New NEVERMORE Album Without JEFF LOOMIS

On May 23, Ronny Bittner of Rock Hard magazine conducted an interview with vocalist Warrel Dane and guitarist Lenny Rutledge of the reunited '80s cult metal outfit SANCTUARY at the Rock Hard Festival in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about SANCTUARY's latest addition, guitarist Nick Cordle (ex-ARCH ENEMY, ARSIS), who ...

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MARK TREMONTI On New Album: 'None Of These Are Throwaway Songs'

TREMONTI, the band led by CREED and ALTER BRIDGE guitarist Mark Tremonti, released its second album, "Cauterize", on Tuesday (June 9). "Cauterize" follows up TREMONTI's 2012 debut, "All I Was", and is the first of two new albums that TREMONTI has recorded. The second, called "Dust", will be out later this year. Mark Tremonti told ...

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KINGS OF CHAOS Feat. SAMMY HAGAR, SLASH, DUFF MCKAGAN, GLENN HUGHES To Perform At San Francisco Benefit Concert

KINGS OF CHAOS, the supergroup whose roating lineup is composed of onetime members of GUNS N' ROSES, VAN HALEN, DEEP PURPLE, THE CULT and ALTER BRIDGE, will perform at a special benefit concert for Ric O'Barry's Dolphin Project on Wednesday, July 29 at The Fillmore in San Francisco, California. Former GUNS N' ROSES members, guitarist ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH 'Is Not Your Ordinary Rock Star'

Dey Street Books (formerly It Books), an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, has set a January 19, 2016 release date for "18 And Life On Skid Row", the much-anticipated autobiography from former SKID ROW singer Sebastian Bach. Bach has just a posted a new "official" description of the book's contents. It reads as follows: "'18 And ...

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THE SIRENS Feat. Former THE GATHERING, THEATRE OF TRAGEDY, THE 3RD AND THE MORTAL Singers: SWEDEN ROCK Footage

Fan-filmed video footage of THE SIRENS, the collaboration between vocalists Kari Rueslåtten (THE 3RD AND THE MORTAL), Anneke van Giersbergen (THE GATHERING) and Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull (LEAVES' EYES, THEATRE OF TRAGEDY), performing on June 6 at the Sweden Rock Festival in Sölvesborg can be seen below. The seeds for THE SIRENS were planted when ...

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STRYPER's 'Fallen' Album To Be Released In October

"Fallen", the new album from STRYPER, will be released worldwide on Friday, October 23. The CD was tracked at SpiritHouse Recording Studios in Northampton, Massachusetts and will include a cover version of the BLACK SABBATH classic "After Forever". STRYPER guitarist/vocalist Michael Sweet recently stated about the musical direction of "Fallen": "It's gonna be… I don't ...

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