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BUCKCHERRY Side Project SPRAYGUN WAR Is Working On Full-Length Album

SPRAYGUN WAR, the new project featuring BUCKCHERRY singer Josh Todd and guitarist Stevie D., is working on a full-length album to follow the band's recently released debut EP. Issued on June 10, "Into The Blackness" was described in a press release as a departure from BUCKCHERRY's sound, featuring strong electronic and hip-hop elements. During an ...

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SLIPKNOT's SID WILSON Plays 'The Riddler' In New Video

Toronto video and music production company Reel Wolf Productions has released the video for "Hail The Villains", featuring Sid Wilson from SLIPKNOT, Necro and Psych Ward. In the video, each of the emcees cosplays as a comic book supervillain as a tribute to the characters that they grew up with. Wilson, who appears in the ...

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SIXX:A.M.: Watch Swedish Tour Mini-Documentary

In June 2016, SIXX:A.M. — the band featuring MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx alongside guitarist DJ Ashba and vocalist James Michael — toured Sweden for the first time. The trek included a headlining performance at the Gröna Lund amusement park in Stockholm as well as an appearance at the Sweden Rock Festival. The four-minute clip ...

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SIXX:A.M.: Teaser For 'Prayers For The Damned' Video

A teaser for the official video for "Prayers For The Damned", the title track of the new double album from SIXX:A.M., can be seen below. The full clip will make its online debut later this month. The first volume of "Prayers For The Damned" was released on April 29 via Eleven Seven Music. SIXX:A.M. is ...

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MORBID ANGEL Scheduling Studio Return

Death metal veterans MORBID ANGEL are preparing to enter the studio to begin work on their first album since the departure of bassist/vocalist David Vincent and return of Steve Tucker. Vincent confirmed a year ago that he was no longer working with MORBID ANGEL guitarist Trey Azagthoth. His announcement followed the exit of drummer Tim ...

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AEROSMITH's JOEY KRAMER To Take Over Airwaves At Boston's 100.7FM WZLX

AEROSMITH drummer-turned-coffee-mogul Joey Kramer soon will be rockin' and roastin' across the airwaves as a guest deejay on 100.7FM WZLX, Boston's Classic Rock. From Wednesday, June 29 through Friday, July 1, Kramer will become "DJ Kramedog" during the morning drive program from 6:00 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. The special three-day airing will culminate with a ...

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BUTCHER BABIES' HEIDI SHEPHERD: 'We've Created Our Own Path'

Hales of the Columbus, Ohio radio station 99.7 The Blitz conducted an interview with BUTCHER BABIES frontwoman Heidi Shepherd at this year's Rock On The Range festival, which was held May 20-22 in Columbus, Ohio. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. Asked what adive she has for female rockers ...

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SIXX:A.M.'s 'A Tale Of Two Cities'

On May 29, 2016, SIXX:A.M. members Nikki Sixx, DJ Ashba and James Michael gave more than 15,000 fans an explosive performance at River City Rock Fest in San Antonio, Texas before loading their gear back up into a charter jet to make it to the next show just in time to perform for another 20,000 ...

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Video: SIXX:A.M. Plays Acoustic Set At Paris, France's OUI FM

On June 1, SIXX:A.M., the band featuring MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx alongside guitarist DJ Ashba and vocalist James Michael, played a short acoustic set at OUI FM radio in Paris, France in front of about twenty fans. Video footage of the performance can be seen below. Michael recently told Berlin, Germany's Star FM about ...

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SIXX:A.M.'s DJ ASHBA Doesn't Understand Internet Haters

Kaytie of the 97.7 WQLZ radio station in Springfield, Illinois conducted an interview with former GUNS N' ROSES and current SIXX:A.M. guitarist DJ Ashba at this year's Rock On The Range festival, which is being held May 20-22 in Columbus, Ohio. You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by ...

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SIXX:A.M.: 'The World Feels Wounded Right Now And Is Need Of Repair'

Berlin, Germany's Star FM recently conducted an interview with SIXX:A.M., the band featuring MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx alongside guitarist DJ Ashba and vocalist James Michael. You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On how SIXX:A.M.'s songwriting process has changed over the years: James: "Our songwriting definitely ...

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Video: SIXX:A.M. Performs In Nashville

Fan-filmed video footage of SIXX:A.M., the band featuring MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx alongside guitarist DJ Ashba and vocalist James Michael, performing on May 3 at Cannery Ballroom in Nashville, Tennessee can be seen below. According to music industry web site Hits Daily Double, the first volume of "Prayers For The Damned", the new double ...

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SIXX:A.M. Accuses YouTube Of 'Spinning Misinformation'

SIXX:A.M., the band featuring MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx alongside guitarist DJ Ashba and vocalist James Michael, has accused YouTube of "spinning misinformation" over criticism that the company does not properly compensate its artists. A number of artists signed a petition in March to reform the DMCA (Digital Millennium Copyright Act) in the U.S., arguing ...

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FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH And SHINEDOWN Announce Co-Headlining Tour; SIXX:A.M. To Support

FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH and SHINEDOWN are partnering to co-headline a fall arena rock tour produced by Frank Productions/NS2/ CMoore Live — an epic trek that kicks off on October 18 in Little Rock, Arkansas and crisscrosses North America through December. The tour is also highlighted by special guest SIXX:A.M. featuring vocalist/producer James Michael, MÖTLEY ...

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NIKKI SIXX And SIXX:A.M. Launch Campaign To Get YouTube To 'Do The Right Thing' Over Music Royalties

SIXX:A.M., the band featuring MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx alongside former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist DJ Ashba and vocalist James Michael, has criticized YouTube over the royalties it pays out for music video streams. SIXX:A.M., which is promoting the first volume of its double album, "Prayers For The Damned", has released a statement calling for ...

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