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JIMMY PAGE Talks Performing, Influences And Honorary Doctorate From Berklee College Of Music (Video)

Legendary LED ZEPPELIN guitarist Jimmy Page spoke to Berklee College Of Music about performing with the band, how he learned music, influences on his sound and music, and being chosen for an honorary doctorate from Berklee College Of Music. The four-and-a-half-minute clip — which was filed by 21summit Productions — can be seen below. Nearly ...

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JIMMY PAGE Delivers Berklee College Of Music Commencement Address

Nearly 900 graduates from 66 countries received degrees today at Berklee's 2014 commencement. Berklee president Roger H. Brown presented honorary doctor of music degrees to music legends Jimmy Page, Valerie Simpson, Geri Allen and Thara Memory — representatives of rock, R&B, jazz, and music education. Page delivered the commencement address to the graduating class and ...

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BLACKGATES Featuring SLAYER, Ex-ANTHRAX Members: 'Burn Eternal' Demo Track Available For Streaming

"Burn Eternal", a demo track from BLACKGATES — the East San Francisco Bay Area/New York metal outfit featuring former ANTHRAX singer Dan Nelson, drummer Paul Bostaph (SLAYER, ex-TESTAMENT, EXODUS, FORBIDDEN) and guitarist Jeremy Epp (THE VENTING MACHINE) — can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The song was recorded in the BLACKGATES rehearsal room ...

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AVENGED SEVENFOLD: South American Concert Attendances, Grosses Revealed

The following are some of AVENGED SEVENFOLD's recent South American concert attendances/grosses, as reported by Billboard magazine: Artist/Event: AVENGED SEVENFOLD Venue: Espaco das Americas City/State: Sao Paulo, Brazil Date: March 12, 2014 Gross Sales: $569,142 Attendance/Capacity: 7,133 / 9,600 Ticket Prices: $127.48, $53.12 Artist/Event: AVENGED SEVENFOLD Venue: HSBC Arena City/State: Rio de Janeiro, ...

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Video: BUCKCHERRY Performs In Campbell

Bay Area Backstage has uploaded video footage of BUCKCHERRY's March 13 performance at Heritage Theater in Campbell, California. Check it out below. BUCKCHERRY has completed work on a new EP that will follow up last year's "Confessions" album. Singer Josh Todd revealed the news in an interview with PopCultureMadness.com, saying, "We just made an EP ...

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JIMMY PAGE To Receive Honorary Degree At Berklee Commencement

Berklee College Of Music president Roger H. Brown will present Jimmy Page, Geri Allen, Valerie Simpson and Thara Memory with honorary doctor of music degrees at Berklee's commencement ceremony, Saturday, May 10, at the 7,000-seat Agganis Arena at Boston University. More than 900 Berklee graduates, their parents, and invited guests will be in attendance. This ...

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Video Premiere: BUCKCHERRY's 'Dreamin' Of You'

"Dreamin' Of You", the new Shan Dan-directed video from Californian rockers BUCKCHERRY, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's sixth studio album, 2013's "Confessions", which sold 18,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 20 on The Billboard 200 chart. BUCKCHERRY frontman Josh ...

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ANTHRAX's SCOTT IAN: 'On A Friendship Level, This Is The Best The Band Has Been In Forever'

This past Monday (February 24), ANTHRAX guitarist Scott Ian was interviewed on "Rover's Morning Glory", a syndicated hot-talk/comedy radio show airing weekday mornings on Cleveland rock station WMMS (100.7 FM). You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On ANTHRAX's numerous personnel changes over the years: Ian: "You ...

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SAVAGE To Record Live Album

Mansfield, England-based heavy rockers SAVAGE are planning to record their first live album in their hometown. The four-piece band is playing the Old Library Theatre on Saturday, February 1 and will record the entire gig for release later in the year. SAVAGE has not played in Mansfield for many years, concentrating mostly on European gigs ...

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University Of Puerto Rico To Host 'Heavy Metal Music And The Communal Experience - Academic Conference'

It is common to hear metal fans and musicians talk about the "metal community." This concept, which is widely used when referencing metal music, encompasses multiple levels of complexity that are seldom addressed in academic endeavors. When examined in detail, it raises more questions than answers. What criteria are used to define groups of people ...

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BOBBIE BROWN Interviewed On 'Hard Rockology' (Audio)

Actress, model, and glam rock icon Bobbie Brown was interviewed on the December 5, 2013 edition of the "Hard Rockology" show. You can now listen to the chat below. Bobbie Brown's autobiographical tell-all "Dirty Rocker Boys: Love, And Lust On The Sunset Strip", was released on November 26, 2013 via Gallery Books, an imprint of ...

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BUCKCHERRY's JOSH TODD Interviewed By myRockworld (Audio)

On November 12, myRockworld conducted an interview with BUCKCHERRY vocalist Josh Todd in Munich, Germany. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. BUCKCHERRY's sixth studio album, "Confessions", sold 18,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 20 on The Billboard 200 ...

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Beyond the Martyr - ARGUS

While you try to think deeply into the title of ARGUS' third album, "Beyond the Martyr", let's simplify things a little. The Pittsburgh trad metallers used the title in remembrance of their close friend and author, Bruce Nelson. "Beyond the Martyr" is from one of his works. From that point forward, dig for deeper meaning ...

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BOBBIE BROWN Interviewed On TOTALLY DRIVEN RADIO (Audio)

Totally Driven Radio, the weekly radio podcast heard live every Thursday night from 8 to 11 p.m. EST time on the Totally Driven Entertainment Radio Network, recently conducted an interview with actress, model, and glam rock icon Bobbie Brown. You can now listen to the chat below. (Note: Bobbie joins Totally Driven Radio at the ...

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