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NEWSTED: Video Footage Of HELLFEST Press Conference

Video footage of NEWSTED — the new band led by former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted — taking part in a press conference prior to its June 23 performance at Hellfest in Clisson, France can be seen below. "Heroic Dose", a brand new song from NEWSTED, can be downloaded for free ...

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DOC COYLE Discusses Future Of GOD FORBID In New Video Interview

Jo Schüftan of Horns Up Rocks! recently conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Doc Coyle of New Brunswick, New Jersey's melodic, thrash-metal warriors GOD FORBID GOD FORBID's new album, "Equilibrium", sold 3,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 156 on The Billboard 200 chart. The effort ...

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JASON NEWSTED Interviewed At London's 100 Club (Video)

Hit The Floor conducted an interview with former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted prior to NEWSTED's June 12 performance at 100 Club in London, England. You can now watch the chat below. NEWSTED's full-length debut, "Heavy Metal Music", will be released on August 6 in North America ...

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THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER: 'Goat Of Departure' Video Released

"Goat Of Departure", the new video from Michigan's unstoppable sons of molten melodic death metal THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, can be seen below. The clip, directed by Ben Mayer, was filmed last month in the band's hometown of Detroit. In typical THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER fashion, the video is over-the-top and even features the return ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE's GEOFF TATE Interviewed On BAYOU 95.7 (Audio)

Kat of of WKBU (a.k.a. Bayou 95.7), a classic rock radio station serving the New Orleans, Louisiana area, recently conducted an interview with QUEENSRŸCHE singer Geoff Tate. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. "Frequency Unknown", the new album from the Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE, sold around 5,500 copies ...

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SAMMY HAGAR: New Music Preview, Video Interview

Rockin' Rag has posted a video interview and music sneak preview with legendary rocker Sammy Hagar and WDHA's Terrie Carr from Sunset Sessions 2013 in Carlsbad, California. Check it out below. RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS drummer Chad Smith and former VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony recently spent time in the studio with Hagar, where the ...

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THE CONTORTIONIST Announces New Singer

Indiana progressive metallers THE CONTORTIONIST have recruited Mike Lessard of LAST CHANCE TO REASON as their new vocalist, replacing Jonathan Carpenter who exited the band earlier this year. "We're very excited about this announcement," says THE CONTORTIONIST guitarist Robby Bacca. "The run of dates we did with him as a fill-in were a much needed ...

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STONE SOUR: 'The Uncanny Valley' Lyric Video Released

STONE SOUR has released a lyric video for "The Uncanny Valley", a track from the band's latest album, "House of Gold & Bones Part 2", the second installment and conclusion to the group's "House of Gold & Bones" two-part concept album. The CD, which arrived everywhere this past April, debuted at No. 10 on The ...

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JASON NEWSTED Interviewed By U.K.'s METAL HAMMER Magazine (Video)

Amit Sharma of U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine conducted an interview with former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted at this year's Download festival, which took place June 14-16 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. NEWSTED's full-length debut, "Heavy Metal Music", ...

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THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER: 'Everblack' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Everblack", the sixth full-length album from Michigan's unstoppable sons of molten melodic death metal THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, sold 13,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 32 on The Billboard 200 chart. Commented vocalist Trevor Strnad: "We are thrilled that 'Everblack' is being so well ...

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LECHEROUS NOCTURNE To Film 'Creation Continuum' Video

On June 30, South Carolina-based extreme metal band LECHEROUS NOCTURNE will begin shooting a video for the song "Creation Continuum" with longtime producer Garrett Williams. The track comes off the group's third album, "Behold Almighty Doctrine", which was released on March 19 via Unique Leader Records. The CD was recorded at SoundLab Studio in Lexington, ...

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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE: Cleveland Fan-Filmed Video Footage

Renowned drummer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Brian Tichy, known for his tours of duty with BILLY IDOL, FOREIGNER, OZZY OSBOURNE and WHITESNAKE, is filling in for Simon Wright (AC/DC, DIO, RHINO BUCKET) in the Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE from June 2 to June 29. Fan-filmed video footage of the Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE performing ...

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VALIENT THORR: 'Torn Apart' Video Released

"Torn Apart", the new video from Chapel Hill, North Carolina hard rock heavyweights VALIENT THORR, can be seen below. The clip was helmed by "Lemmy" documentary co-director Greg Olliver and was shot on location in Castle Hayne, North Carolina on the Cape Fear River. "Torn Apart" comes off VALIENT THORR's sixth studio album, "Our Own ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE's TATE Talks To 'Iron City Rocks' About 25th Anniversary Of 'Operation: Mindcrime'

The latest installment of the "Iron City Rocks" podcast features an interview with QUEENSRŸCHE singer Geoff Tate. The chat is now available for streaming using the SoundCloud widget below. "Frequency Unknown", the new album from the Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE, sold around 5,500 copies in its first week of release in the United States ...

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JASON NEWSTED Interviewed At U.K.'s DOWNLOAD Festival (Video)

Kerrang! magazine conducted an interview with former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted at this year's Download festival, which took place June 14-16 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. NEWSTED's full-length debut, "Heavy Metal Music", will be released on August ...

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