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KORN Drummer RAY LUZIER Doesn't Know What 'Nu Metal' Is

Barbara Caserta of Italy's Linea Rock conducted an interview with KORN drummer Ray Luzier after the band's March 12 show at Alcatraz in Milan, Italy with HELLYEAH and HEAVEN SHALL BURN as the support acts. You can watch the full chat below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On KORN's 2016 "The Serenity Of ...

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BABYMETAL To Release 'Live At Tokyo Dome' In April

Japanese pop-metal sensation BABYMETAL will release "Live At Tokyo Dome", on April 1. The 2 Blu-ray + 4 CD set captures the band's two September 2016 concerts at Tokyo Dome which saw BABYMETAL perform in front of 110,000 people. "Live At Tokyo Dome" track listing: Red Night (September 19, 2016) [Blu-ray Disc 1 / CD ...

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JUDAS PRIEST's ROB HALFORD: 'There Is Some F**king Incredible Things Coming From This Band'

JUDAS PRIEST singer Rob Halford took part in the Musicians Institute Conversation Series on August 5, 2016 in Hollywood, California. The legendary frontman took the stage with Alternative Press senior editor Ryan J. Downey (MTV News, Billboard, The Hollywood Reporter) for a wide-ranging question-and-answer session about Halford's illustrious career as "The Metal God." You can ...

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BABYMETAL Joins RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS On Stage In Manchester (Video)

Japanese pop-metal sensation BABYMETAL joined RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS on stage Wednesday night (December 14) at the Arena in Manchester, England for a performance of "Nobody Weird Like Me" from the former band's 1989 album "Mother's Milk". Check out fan-filmed video footage of the performance below. BABYMETAL just completed a seven-date U.K. tour as the ...

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BABYMETAL To Support GUNS N' ROSES On Japanese Tour

Following its recent U.K. support-slot announcement for RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, which kicks off next Monday at London's O2 Arena, Japanese pop-metal sensation BABYMETAL has announced it will open for Los Angeles rock legends GUNS N' ROSES on a four-date tour of Japan in January 2017. These Japanese dates are an extension of GUNS N' ...

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BABYMETAL To Release 'Live At Wembley' Album In December

Japanese pop-metal sensation BABYMETAL will release a new 13-track live album, "Live At Wembley", on December 9 via earMUSIC/Edel. A digital version will be made available on December 30. With a carefully selected track listing, the CD captures the spectacular performance recorded at BABYMETAL's first-ever U.K. arena show, "Babymetal World Tour 2016 Kicks Off At ...

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ALMAH: Entire 'E.V.O' Album Available For Streaming

"E.V.O", the fifth studio album from Brazilian metallers ALMAH, led by ex-ANGRA singer Edu Falaschi, can be streamed in its entirety below. The CD was released in North America via Test Your Metal Records. "E.V.O" is also available through Pride & Joy Music (Europe) and King Records (Japan). "E.V.O" was recorded at IMF studios in ...

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ALMAH: New Album 'E.V.O' Released

Brazilian metallers ALMAH, led by ex-ANGRA singer Edu Falaschi, have just released their fifth studio album, titled "E.V.O", in North America via Test Your Metal Records. "E.V.O" is also available through Pride & Joy Music (Europe) and King Records (Japan). "E.V.O" was recorded at IMF studios in São Paulo, Brazil by Tito Falaschi and was ...

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BABYMETAL To Support RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS On U.K. Tour

Grammy Award-winning Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame inductees RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS will return in December for their first U.K. tour in five years. The band will be touring in support of their 11th studio album, "The Getaway", out now on Warner Bros. Records, which was #1 in ten countries across Europe and was ...

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Video: BABYMETAL Performs In San Francisco

Chiaki of the "Metal Moment" podcast has uploaded video footage of BABYMETAL's July 14 performance at The Regency Ballroom San Francisco, California. Check out the clip below. The breakout all-girl-fronted Japanese heavy metal/teen-pop hybrid group featuring 18-year-old Su-Metal and 16-year-olds Yuimetal and Moametal, backed by a four-piece band, slated to perform their first-ever Tokyo Dome ...

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Video: BABYMETAL Talks 'Metal Resistance' And Appearance On 'The Late Show With Stephen Colbert'

Revolver magazine's Chris Enriquez recently spoke to the Japanese teenage girl pop metal band BABYMETAL about headlining Wembley Stadium, playing the legendary Tokyo Dome, their new album "Metal Resistance", and their appearance on "The Late Show With Stephen Colbert". You can now watch the chat below. "Metal Resistance" debuted at No. 38 on The Billboard ...

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Metal Resistance - BABYMETAL

It takes insane wherewithal to pull off what BABYMETAL, originally components of the SAKURA GAKUIN pop troupe, has. They're the equivalent of a charismatic sports team with an in-house screwball or two that attracts a large fandom, inevitably opening the door for haters. People were shocked — some appalled — at the sight of teen ...

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BABYMETAL's 'Metal Resistance' Cracks U.S. Top 40, U.K. Top 20

"Metal Resistance", the second album from the Japanese teenage girl pop metal band BABYMETAL, debuted at No. 38 on The Billboard 200, having shifted 12,914 equivalent album units in the week ending April 7. The Billboard 200 chart ranks the most popular albums of the week based on multi-metric consumption, which includes traditional album sales, ...

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BABYMETAL's 'Metal Resistance' Reviewed By SAM DUNN Of BANGER TV

"Metal Resistance", the second album from the Japanese teenage girl pop metal band BABYMETAL, is featured in the latest episode of "Overkill Reviews", the weekly look at the latest metal releases from Canadian documentary filmmaker Sam Dunn of Banger Films. "Metal Resistance" was released on April 1 via RAL/Sony Music Entertainment in the U.S. and ...

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BABYMETAL Reveals Favorite Tracks Off 'Metal Resistance' (Video)

Japanese teenage girl pop metal band BABYMETAL recently spoke to U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine about its favorite tracks off the group's second album, "Metal Resistance". Check out the clip below. "Metal Resistance" will be released on April 1 via RAL/Sony Music Entertainment in the U.S. and earMUSIC in Europe. The CD features songs that have ...

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BABYMETAL:' The One' Video Released

The official music video for "The One", a brand new song from the Japanese teenage girl pop metal band BABYMETAL, can be seen below. The clip was filmed on December 13, 2015 at Yokohama Arena in Japan. "The One" is taken from BABYMETAL's second album, "Metal Resistance", which will be released on April 1 via ...

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