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DEE SNIDER Discusses Documentary About TWISTED SISTER's Early Days On 'Good Day LA' (Video)

TWISTED SISTER singer Dee Snider discussed the band's movie, "We Are Twisted F*cking Sister!", during an appearance this past Monday, February 15 on "Good Day LA", the morning television news and entertainment program airing on KTTV, a Fox owned-and-operated television station in Los Angeles, California. You can now watch the interview below. "We Are Twisted ...

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SMASHING PUMPKINS Announce 'In Plainsong' Spring 2016 Tour Dates

Building on their fans' demands for more of last year's brief, but critically acclaimed "In Plainsong" tour, THE SMASHING PUMPKINS return to the road this spring to bring the "Acoustic-Electro Evening" across the country for a full run of classic North American theaters. Last year's shows sold out in a matter of minutes, and the ...

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Ex-MACHINE HEAD Drummer Says ROBB FLYNN And PHILIP ANSELMO Are Both 'Dumbass Self-Centered Blowhards'

Former MACHINE HEAD drummer Chris Kontos has slammed Robb Flynn and Philip Anselmo in the aftermath of last week's incident when the ex-PANTERA singer made a "white power" gesture onstage at a concert. Anselmo performed the PANTERA classic "Walk" at the January 22 "Dimebash" event at the Lucky Strike Live in Hollywood, California in honor ...

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TRIVIUM: PAUL WANDTKE Drum-Cam Footage From U.S. Tour

New TRIVIUM drummer Paul Wandtke made his live debut with the band on December 5, 2015 at Knotfest in Mexico. Drum-cam footage of Wandtke performing live TRIVIUM during the band's latest U.S. tour can be seen below. Wandtke previously drummed for the hit musical "Rock Of Ages" and sat behind the kit for KILL HANNAH ...

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MOTT THE HOOPLE Drummer DALE GRIFFIN Dead At 67

Dale Griffin, the drummer and co-founder of the British glam-rock band MOTT THE HOOPLE, has died at the age of 67 after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. He passed away in his sleep on Sunday night, said Peter Purnell from Dale's record label Angel Air. Born in Ross-on Wye, Herefordshire, Griffin attended Ross Grammar ...

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Watch TRIVIUM's First Show With New Drummer PAUL WANDTKE

Fan-filmed video footage of TRIVIUM's December 5 performance at Knotfest in Toluca, Mexico can be seen below. The concert marked the band's first appearance with its new drummer, Chicago native Paul Wandtke. Wandtke has previously drummed for the hit musical "Rock Of Ages" and sat behind the kit for KILL HANNAH during the band's main-support ...

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TRIVIUM Recruits Drummer PAUL WANDTKE

TRIVIUM has tapped Chicago native Paul Wandtke as the band's new touring drummer. Wandtke made his live debut with TRIVIUM earlier today (Saturday, December 5) at Knotfest in Toluca, Mexico. Commented TRIVIUM guitarist/vocalist Matt Heafy: "I'll keep this short and sweet. Any change we've ever made in TRIVIUM has been necessary for the very survival ...

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KISS Frontman PAUL STANLEY: 'My Life Is Amazing'

KISS frontman Paul Stanley was interviewed by the Australian radio station 612 ABC Brisbane ahead of the band's headlining tour of the country. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On whether he ever gets tired of the touring lifestyle: "We have ...

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SOEN Featuring Ex-OPETH Drummer MARTIN LOPEZ: 'Tabula Rasa' Performance Video From Graz

Professionally filmed video footage of SOEN — the Swedish progressive rock band featuring drummer Martin Lopez (ex-OPETH, AMON AMARTH), vocalist Joel Ekelöf (WILLOWTREE), guitarist Joakim Platbarzdis and bassist Stefan Stenberg — performing the song "Tabula Rasa" live in Graz, Austria during the group's last tour can be seen below. The song is taken from the ...

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Video Premiere: THE DARKNESS's 'Last of Our Kind'

Having recently stormed U.K.'s Download festival with a secret set backed with a crowd of barbarians (and a 30-row-strong crowd outside the tent!), British rockers THE DARKNESS unleash a new single on August 21. "Last of Our Kind" is the title track of the band's recent fourth album, which entered the U.K. chart at No. ...

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MARILYN MANSON And KORN's JONATHAN DAVIS Working On Acoustic Project

According to The Pulse Of Radio, Marilyn Manson says he's working on "Southern-sounding" acoustic blues material — and that it will feature KORN's Jonathan Davis. Speaking in a Reddit session with fans, Manson revealed that a "completely unexpected" project he hinted at earlier this month was an unplugged record, explaining, "That's some of the plans ...

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SMASHING PUMPKINS Change Band Lineup Again

According to The Pulse Of Radio, SMASHING PUMPKINS founder and sole original member Billy Corgan has realigned the band's ever-changing lineup again. After playing a recent string of tour dates with the group, RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE drummer Brad Wilk and KILLERS bassist Mark Stoermer have left the PUMPKINS patch, replaced by Robin Diaz and ...

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HELLOWEEN: 'My God-Given Right' First-Week Chart Positions

"My God-Given Right", the 15th studio album from German power metallers HELLOWEEN, has registered the following first-week chart positions: Czech Republic: #3 Finland: #5 Germany: #8 Japan: #9 Austria: #13 Switzerland: #14 Spain: #21 Sweden: #22 Italy: #42 France: #44 Netherlands: #73 Belgium: #93 United Kingdom: #116 "My God-Given Right" was released on May 29 ...

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MARILYN MANSON: Pro-Shot Footage Of ROCK AM RING Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of MARILYN MANSON's June 5 performance at the Rock Am Ring festival in Mendig, Germany can be seen below. MARILYN MANSON is: Marilyn Manson - Vocals Paul Wiley - Guitar Twiggy Ramirez - Bass Gil Sharone - Drums Manson's new album, "The Pale Emperor", was released on January 20 via the ...

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HELLOWEEN: New Song 'Stay Crazy' Available For Streaming

"Stay Crazy", a brand new song from German power metallers HELLOWEEN, can be streamed below. The track is taken from the band's 15th studio album, "My God-Given Right", which was released on May 29 via Nuclear Blast. The CD was recorded between October 2014 and February 2015 at the band's MiSueno Studio on the isle ...

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