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UFO Announces West Coast Tour

British/American hard rock legends UFO will return to North America this fall for a West Coast tour. The dates are as follows: Nov. 15 - Chicago, IL - House of Blues Nov. 16 - Milwaukee, WI - Shank Hall Nov. 17 - St. Charles, IL - Arcada Theater Nov. 18 - St. Charles, IL - ...

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GRAVEYARD To Release 'Goliath' Single

Swedish blues rockers GRAVEYARD have set "Lights Out" as the title of their next album, due on October 26 via Nuclear Blast Records. A single, "Goliath", will precede the full-length CD on September 21 as a digital download and on seven-inch vinyl. The single will include a special non-album track, "Leaving You". The "Goliath" seven-inch ...

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MICHAEL SCHENKER: April 2013 U.K. Tour Announced

Due to the critical acclaim Michael Schenker received on his 2012 U.K. tour, the legendary guitarist will return with his classic rock band TEMPLE OF ROCK on a 12-date U.K. tour in April 2013. The tour starts at the Arc, Stockton on Tees on Tuesday, April 9l. Tickets go on sale Monday, July 30 from ...

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MICHAEL SCHENKER Interviewed On Germany's TV ROXX (Video)

TV Roxx conducted an interview with legendary guitarist Michael Schenker on April 29, 2012 at Spectrum in Augsburg, Germany. You can now watch the chat below. Michael Schenker May 13 concert at O13 in Tilburg, Holland was reportedly filmed for DVD release. Schenker's "Temple Of Rock" European tour marked the first time Schenker's band featured ...

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Ex-METAL HAMMER Editor KIRK BLOWS To Release 'Hammered' Book

As a heavy-rock journalist and editor of Metal Hammer magazine, Kirk Blows gained a backstage pass into a crazy, chaotic and comedic world in which hedonistic habits, excess-fueled egos and behind-the-scenes bust-ups were as common as skin-tight spandex, gratuitous guitar solos and songs about Satan. Whether being threatened by MOTÖRHEAD, sipping soup with Ozzy Osbourne, ...

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UFO: Multi-Camera Video Footage Of 'Wonderland' Performance

Multi-camera video footage of British hard rock legends UFO performing the new track "Wonderland" on May 15 at Le Forum in Vauréal (near Paris), France can be seen below. UFO released its new album, "Seven Deadly", on February 28 (one day earlier internationally) via SPV/Steamhammer. The effort, which was recorded with producer Tommy Newton at ...

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MICHAEL SCHENKER: Tonight's Tilburg Concert To Be Filmed For DVD Release

Tonight's (Sunday, May 13) Michael Schenker concert at O13 in Tilburg, Holland will be filmed for DVD release. Schenker's "Temple Of Rock" European tour marks the first time Schenker's band features two fellow ex-SCORPIONS members — Herman Rarebell (drums) and Francis Buchholz (bass). Vocalist Doogie White (ex-RAINBOW and YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) and keyboardist Wayne Findlay complete ...

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SCHENKER, RAREBELL, BUCHHOLZ Perform MSG, UFO, SCORPIONS Classics In Pamplona (Video)

Legendary guitarist Michael Schenker's "Temple Of Rock" European tour marks the first time Schenker's band features two fellow ex-SCORPIONS members — Herman Rarebell (drums) and Francis Buchholz (bass). Vocalist Doogie White (ex-RAINBOW and YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) and keyboardist Wayne Findlay complete the lineup. The European concerts feature a plethora of hits spanning Michael Schenker's colorful career. ...

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FATES WARNING: Multi-Camera Fan-Filmed Video Footage From São Paulo

U.S. progressive metal icons FATES WARNING tapped Mike Portnoy (ADRENALINE MOB, TRANSATLANTIC, DREAM THEATER, AVENGED SEVENFOLD) to sit behind the kit for their first-ever visit to South America as special guests for QUEENSRŸCHE on April 14 at HSBC Brasil in São Paulo, Brazil. Multi-camera fan-filmed video footage of the performance can be seen below. Commented ...

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SCHENKER, RAREBELL, BUCHHOLZ Perform MSG, UFO, SCORPIONS Classics (Video)

Legendary guitarist Michael Schenker's "Temple Of Rock" European tour marks the first time Schenker's band features two fellow ex-SCORPIONS members — Herman Rarebell (drums) and Francis Buchholz (bass). Vocalist Doogie White (ex-RAINBOW and YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) and keyboardist Wayne Findlay complete the lineup. The European concerts feature a plethora of hits spanning Michael Schenker's colorful career. ...

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PSYCHOTIC WALTZ Members Discuss Reunion, Future Plans

Sakis Fragos, publisher and chief editor of Greece's Rock Hard magazine recently conducted an interview with guitarist Dan Rock and vocalist Devon Graves (a.k.a. Buddy Lackey) of reunited San Diego, California-based progressive metallers PSYCHOTIC WALTZ. The question-and-answer session follows below. Rock Hard: I had always the impression that PSYCHOTIC WALTZ, as a band, followed their ...

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FATES WARNING Featuring MIKE PORTNOY: São Paulo Drum-Cam Footage Available

U.S. progressive metal icons FATES WARNING tapped Mike Portnoy (ADRENALINE MOB, TRANSATLANTIC, DREAM THEATER, AVENGED SEVENFOLD) to sit behind the kit for their first-ever visit to South America as special guests for QUEENSRŸCHE this past Saturday (April 14) in São Paulo, Brazil. Drum-cam video footage of the performance can be seen below. Commented FATES WARNING: ...

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FATES WARNING Joined By MIKE PORTNOY For São Paulo Concert; Video Available

U.S. progressive metal icons FATES WARNING tapped Mike Portnoy (ADRENALINE MOB, TRANSATLANTIC, DREAM THEATER, AVENGED SEVENFOLD) to sit behind the kit for their first-ever visit to South America as special guests for QUEENSRŸCHE this past Saturday (April 14) in São Paulo, Brazil. Fan-filmed video footage of the concert can be seen below. Commented FATES WARNING: ...

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METALLICA's ULRICH, MACHINE HEAD's FLYNN On 'That Metal Show' Season 10 Premiere (Preview)

Season ten of VH1 Classic's "That Metal Show" kicks off on Saturday, March 31 and featured guests include IRON MAIDEN's Adrian Smith (making his first appearance on the program), METALLICA's Lars Ulrich, MOTÖRHEAD's Lemmy Kilmister, Alice Cooper and former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash. Commented "That Metal Show" co-host Eddie Trunk "We did shoot 10 ...

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MICHAEL SCHENKER With ROBIN MCAULEY: San Diego Footage Available

Singer Robin McAuley has reunited with legendary guitarist Michael Schenker (SCORPIONS, UFO) for their first full together in almost 20 years. The full band lineup for the trek is as follows: * Michael Schenker (SCORPIONS, UFO) - Guitar * Robin McAuley (SURVIVOR) - Lead Vocals * Elliot Rubinson (Dean Guitars) - Bass * Wayne Findlay ...

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STAMPEDE Unveils New Lineup

British melodic hard rockers STAMPEDE are going back to a four-piece format for their headlining appearance at Hard Rock Big Noise Transmission — a charity event in Wolverhampton on March 30. The band's lineup henceforth will consist of original songwriting duo of Reuben Archer (vocals) and Laurence Archer (guitar) alongside fellow original member Colin Bond ...

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Season Ten Of VH1 CLASSIC's 'That Metal Show': Guests Announced

Season ten of VH1 Classic's "That Metal Show" kicks off on Saturday, March 31 and featured guests include IRON MAIDEN's Adrian Smith (making his first appearance on the program), METALLICA's Lars Ulrich, MOTÖRHEAD's Lemmy Kilmister, Alice Cooper and former METALLICA bassist Jason Newsted. "I've known the MAIDEN guys for a long time and been a ...

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