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GOD SEED: 'Alt Liv' Video Teaser

A teaser for "Alt Liv", the first video from GOD SEED, the Norwegian band featuring former GORGOROTH members King (bass; real name: Tom Cato Visnes) and Gaahl (vocals; real name: Kristian Espedal), can be seen below. Shot in the depths of the Norwegian wilderness, the clip was produced by Mats Willassen. "Alt Liv" comes off ...

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SOUNDGARDEN Adds Bonus Tracks To Deluxe Edition Of New Album

According to The Pulse Of Radio, SOUNDGARDEN will add three bonus tracks to the deluxe edition of its upcoming album, "King Animal". The cuts will be demo versions of the songs "Black Saturday", "Worse Dreams" and "By Crooked Steps", all of which appear in finished form on the main 13-song album. "King Animal" is the ...

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MIKE PORTNOY, BILLY SHEEHAN, TONY MACALPINE, DEREK SHERINIAN To Release 'Instrumental' DVD

The new supergroup featuring drummer Mike Portnoy (DREAM THEATER, AVENGED SEVENFOLD), bassist Billy Sheehan (STEVE VAI, DAVID LEE ROTH), guitarist Tony MacAlpine (neo classical-metal style, STEVE VAI) and keyboardist Derek Sherinian (DREAM THEATER, PLANET X, BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION) will release a DVD called "Instrumental Inspirations" containing footage of the four members of the band playing ...

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SOUNDGARDEN Members Talk About 'By Crooked Steps' Song (Video)

Video footage of SOUNDGARDEN frontman Chris Cornell and drummer Matt Cameron talking about writing and recording their new song "By Crooked Steps" can be seen below. "By Crooked Steps" comes off the new SOUNDGARDEN album, "King Animal", which will be released on November 13. It's the first all-new set of material from the reunited group ...

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PAUL DI'ANNO To Return To U.S. In December

Former IRON MAIDEN singer Paul Di'Anno will embark on a U.S. tour in late December. So far the following dates have been announced: Dec. 21 - Opera House - Oakland, CA Dec. 22 - Hawthorne Theatre - Portland, OR Dec. 23 - El Corazon - Seattle, WA Dec. 27 - Double Door - Chicago, IL ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist Talks About His Upcoming Autobiography

During a conference call with reporters on Thursday (October 11), AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry spoke about his upcoming autobiography, which he hopes to publish in 2013. Perry is working with author David Ritz, who has written books with B.B. King, Jerry Wexler and Bettye LaVette. "It's going to be my story, but it's also entwined ...

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Former KING DIAMOND Guitarist PETE BLAKK To Perform With SNOWY SHAW In Sweden

Former KING DIAMOND guitarist Pete Blakk is one of the guest musicians who will perform with Swedish multi-instrumentalist Snowy Shaw at a special Halloweeen concert event on November 3 at Sparbankshallen in Varberg, Sweden. Also scheduled to appear is legendary MERCYFUL FATE/KING DIAMOND guitarist Michael Denner. More guests will be announced soon. Snowy's backing band ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY Guitarist THOMAS ZWIJSEN To Release 'Nylon Maiden' In January

Dutch classical guitarist Thomas Zwijsen will release his album, "Nylon Maiden", on January 8, 2013. The CD contains 11 unique arrangements of IRON MAIDEN tracks on classical guitar. Additional musicians on the album are Anne Bakker (violin), Nathanael Taekema (drums), Tony Newton (bass; VOODOO SIX, bass) and Blaze Bayley (vocals; IRON MAIDEN, WOLFSBANE). Zwijsen has ...

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MAGICA: 'Center Of The Great Unknown' Video Released

Romanian female-fronted metal band MAGICA will release its sixth album, "Center Of The Great Unknown", on October 12 via AFM Records. The CD's cover artwork was created by Claudio Bergamin and can be seen below. The album is based on "The Diary Of Admiral" by R.E. Byrd, "Godess Of Atvatabar" by W. Bradshaw, "Beasts, Man ...

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SOUNDGARDEN Drummer Interviewed On DC101 (Audio)

Earier this week, Tessa Hall of of the Washington D.C. radio station DC101 conducted an interview with SOUNDGARDEN and PEARL JAM drummer Matt Cameron. Cameron spoke about how SOUNDGARDEN got back together after all these years; whom he is starstruck by (hint: this is something he reserves for fellow musicians); how he is going to ...

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PRIMAL ROCK REBELLION: 'Tortured Tone' Video Released

"Tortured Tone", the new video from PRIMAL ROCK REBELLION, the project featuring IRON MAIDEN guitarist Adrian Smith and SIKTH frontman Mikee Goodman, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's debut album, "Awoken Broken", which was released in the U.S. on April 17 and in Europe on February 27 through Spinefarm Records. The ...

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SOUNDGARDEN Guitarist Interviewed On Arizona's 98 KUPD (Audio)

Fitz Madrid, afternoon DJ at the Phoenix, Arizona radio station 98 KUPD, recently conducted an interview with guitarist Kim Thayil of reunited grunge legends SOUNDGARDEN. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. "Been Away Too Long", the first official single from SOUNDGARDEN's new album, arrived on September 27 at radio ...

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INCANTATION: New Album Cover Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Pennsylvania-based extreme metallers INCANTATION have revealed the cover art and track listing for their new conceptual album, "Vanquish in Vengeance", due in November via Listenable Records. The long-awaited follow-up to 2006's "Primordial Decimation" carries a recurring lyrical theme that addresses the countless acts of genocide in the name of religion throughout our history. "Vanquish In ...

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Singer PAMELA MOORE To Perform With TODD LA TORRE-Fronted Version Of QUEENSRŸCHE

Female vocalist Pamela Moore, who is best known for her performance as Sister Mary on QUEENSRŸCHE's 1988 epic release "Operation: Mindcrime" and 2006's sequel "Operation: Mindcrime II", will join the Todd La Torre-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE on stage on October 27 at the Snoqualmie Casino in Snoqualmie, Washington. Commented the group: "[Pamela] is considered family ...

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SOUNDGARDEN's CHRIS CORNELL, BEN SHEPHERD Speak To Sweden's ROCKKLASSIKER (Video)

Sweden's biggest rock radio station Rockklassiker 106.7 recently conducted an interview with Chris Cornell and Ben Shepherd of reunited grunge legends SOUNDGARDEN. You can now watch the chat below. "Been Away Too Long", the first official single from SOUNDGARDEN's new album, arrived on September 27 at radio stations, iTunes and other digital retailers. According to ...

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MAGICA: 'Center Of The Great Unknown' Trailer Available

Romanian female-fronted metal band MAGICA will release its sixth album, "Center Of The Great Unknown", on October 12 via AFM Records. The CD's cover artwork was created by Claudio Bergamin and can be seen below. The album is based on "The Diary Of Admiral" by R.E. Byrd, "Godess Of Atvatabar" by W. Bradshaw, "Beasts, Man ...

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BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME: New Video Interview Posted Online

On August 24, Alvashredd of Capital Chaos conducted an interview with progressive rock/cutting-edge metal innovators BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME at the San Francisco stop of the 2012 Summer Slaughter Tour. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. Audio samples of all the tracks that are set to appear on "The Parallax ...

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