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HEAVEN & HELL's VINNY APPICE To Appear At SCANDINAVIAN DRUM DAY

Drummer Vinny Appice (HEAVEN & HELL, BLACK SABBATH, DIO) will appear at the Scandinavian Drum Day on October 30 in in Stockholm, Sweden. For more information, see the poster below. Appice told "Metal Shop"'s Ralph Cartel in a brand new interview that he has launched a brand new project, tentatively dubbed KILL DEVIL HILL, which ...

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DANKO JONES Interviewed By Austria's Mulatschag.TV

Austria's Mulatschag.TV recently conducted an interview with the Canadian rock trio DANKO JONES. You can now watch the chat below. DANKO JONES recently released the second in the soon-to-be music video trilogy from the album "Below the Belt" (Bad Taste Records/Caroline). The new highly-stylized, film-like music video noir for the track "Had Enough" stars Ralph ...

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HEAVEN & HELL's VINNY APPICE Launches New Band

Drummer Vinny Appice (HEAVEN & HELL, BLACK SABBATH, DIO) told "Metal Shop"'s Ralph Cartel in a brand new interview that he has launched a brand new project, tentatively dubbed KILL DEVIL HILL, which includes contributions from former PANTERA and current DOWN bassist Rex Brown. "I've been working with a new band," Vinny said. "Right now ...

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DANKO JONES: 'Had Enough' Video Released

Canadian rock trio DANKO JONES has released the second in the soon-to-be music video trilogy from the album "Below the Belt" (Bad Taste Records/Caroline). The new highly-stylized, film-like music video noir for the track "Had Enough" stars Ralph Macchio ("The Karate Kid"), comedian Don Jamieson ("That Metal Show") and is the prequel to "Full of ...

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SLASH: Three Tracks From 'Deluxe' Edition Of Solo Album Available For Streaming

The deluxe edition of Slash's (VELVET REVOLVER, ex-GUNS N' ROSES) self-titled solo album was released on September 28. The three-disc set includes two CDs and a 52-minute DVD featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of the album, performance footage from Australia and Los Angeles, video clips and more. "Slash" deluxe edition contains the following: * ...

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MEMORAIN Signs With PULVERISED RECORDS

MEMORAIN, the project led by Greek guitarist Ilias Papadakis, has inked a deal with Pulverised Records. The band's fourth full-length effort, entitled "Evolution", is tentatively due in early 2011. Guest musicians on the CD include Ralph Santolla (guitar; OBITUARY, DEICIDE, DEATH, ICED EARTH), Gene Hoglan (drums; DETHKLOK, FEAR FACTORY, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, DEATH, DARK ANGEL), ...

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OBITUARY Wants TERRY BUTLER To Be Band's New Permanent Bassist

Contraband Candy's René Ackermann conducted an interview with Trevor Peres and Ralph Santolla of Florida death metal legends OBITUARY at this year's edition of the Hole In The Sky festival (a.k.a. Bergen Metal Fest XI), which was held August 25-28 in Bergen, Norway. You can now watch the chat below. When asked about the absence ...

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STEEL PANTHER: New Audio Interview With MICHAEL STARR

Valerie Bastien, a contributing editor to The Voice Connection and RockSource360, recently conducted an interview with vocalist Michael Starr of the outrageous and popular '80s-style "hair" band STEEL PANTHER. The chat is now available for streaming using the audio player below. A loosely scripted docu-reality show which follows the members of STEEL PANTHER as ...

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STEEL PANTHER Interviewed On KISW's 'The Men's Room'

Lexxi Foxxx and Stix Zadinia of the outrageous and popular '80s-style "hair" band STEEL PANTHER were the featured guests on the July 22, 2010 edition of "The Men's Room" on the Seattle station KISW 99.9 FM. His appearance can now be streamed using the audio player below. A loosely scripted docu-reality show which follows the ...

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STEEL PANTHER Guitarist Interviewed On 'Maximum Threshold'

Guitarist Satchel (real name Russ Parrish; ex-FIGHT) of the outrageous and popular '80s-style "hair" band STEEL PANTHER was interviewed on the July 17 edition of the "Maximum Threshold" show. The program is now available for streaming using the audio player below. A loosely scripted docu-reality show which follows the members of STEEL PANTHER as they ...

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WHITE WIZZARD: First-Ever U.K. Headlining Tour Announced

Los Angeles traditional heavy metal band WHITE WIZZARD has announced a headlining tour of the U.K. in November. Following its recent appearance at the Download festival in the U.K., where the band kicked off the Sunday on the Ronnie James Dio stage in front of thousands of fans, WHITE WIZZARD is set to return for ...

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STEEL PANTHER Interviewed By VEGAS ROCKS! TV

Sally Steele of Vegas Rocks! TV conducted an interview with the outrageous and popular '80s-style "hair" band STEEL PANTHER on June 19, 2010 at the Ovation (inside the Green Valley Ranch Hotel & Casino) in Henderson, Nevada. You can now watch the chat below. A loosely scripted docu-reality show which follows the members of STEEL ...

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OBITUARY Guitarist To Guest On MEMORAIN Album

Guitarist Ralph Santolla (OBITUARY, DEICIDE, DEATH, ICED EARTH) will make an appearance on the forthcoming album from Greek metallers MEMORAIN. Entitled "Evolution", the CD will feature 12 tracks, including "Where Hate Lies", the demo version of which is available for streaming on the band's MySpace page. Other guest musicians scheduled to appear on ...

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Former KORN Guitarist Interviewed In Holland

Former KORN guitarist Brian "Head" Welch was interviewed by a fan on June 11, 2010 in Purmerend, Holland. You can now watch the chat in three parts below. Last year, Head announced that he had chosen his bandmates — Michael Valentine (bass); Scott Von Heldt (guitar); Ralph Patlan (guitars); Brian Ruedy (keyboards, programming) and Dan ...

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STEEL PANTHER: New Video Interview Available

The outrageous and popular '80s-style "hair" band STEEL PANTHER was interviewed by NME TV at this year's Download festival, which was held June 11-13, 2010 at Donington Park, United Kingdom. Watch the chat below. According to Classic Rock magazine, STEEL PANTHER released a new single on June 13 — a surprise cover version ...

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WHITE WIZZARD Unveils New Lineup

Los Angeles traditional heavy metal band WHITE WIZZARD has revealed its new lineup ahead of the band's appearance at the Download festival in the U.K. this weekend. Joining founding member Jon Leon, guitarist Chad Bryan and drummer Giovanni Durst are newly recruited singer and former CELLADOR frontman Michael Gremio, along with new lead guitarist and ...

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STEEL PANTHER Covers BACKSTREET BOYS

According to Classic Rock magazine, the outrageous and popular '80s-style "hair" band STEEL PANTHER will release a new single on June 13 — a surprise cover version of BACKSTREET BOYS' mega-hit "I Want It That Way". This will only be available as a download single. A loosely scripted docu-reality show which follows the ...

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