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Why MACHINE HEAD Decided To Cover IGNITE's 'Our Darkest Days / Bleeding' For 'Record Store Day' Single

Robb Flynn of San Francisco Bay Area metallers MACHINE HEAD has posted the latest installment of his online blog, "The General Journals: Diary Of A Frontman... And Other Ramblings". It follows below in its entirety. "Sometime in late 2006, during the recording of 'The Blackening', I read a Revolver magazine review of IGNITE's 'Our Darkest ...

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MACHINE HEAD: Second Video Blog From The Studio

San Francisco Bay Area metallers MACHINE HEAD entered GREEN DAY's Oakland, California's JingleTown Recording compound on February 9 to begin recording their new album for a late 2014 release via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The second in a series of short segments regarding the production side of making MACHINE HEAD's new CD can be seen below. ...

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MACHINE HEAD Announces 'Killers & Kings Tour'

San Francisco Bay Area metallers MACHINE HEAD have announced the first round of tour dates in 2014 for North America. The 11-date "Killers & Kings Tour" will serve as an album primer for more dates in the U.S., but more importantly will hit numerous cities that MACHINE HEAD hasn't headlined in for over a decade, ...

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MACHINE HEAD: First Video Blog From The Studio

San Francisco Bay Area metallers MACHINE HEAD entered GREEN DAY's Oakland, California's JingleTown Recording compound on February 9 to begin recording their new album for a late 2014 release via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The first in a series of short segments regarding the production side of making MACHINE HEAD's new CD can be seen below. ...

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MACHINE HEAD: Third 'Killers & Kings' Tarot Card Revealed

As part of this year's Record Store Day on April 19, San Francisco Bay Area metallers MACHINE HEAD will release a 10-inch vinyl single, with the A-side containing the "demo" version of a new song, "Killers & Kings". The B-side will be a cover version of the track "Our Darkest Days" from one of MACHINE ...

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MACHINE HEAD To Enter Studio This Weekend

San Francisco Bay Area metallers MACHINE HEAD will enter GREEN DAY's Oakland, California's JingleTown Recording compound on Sunday, February 9 to begin recording their new album for a late 2014 release via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Comments MACHINE HEAD frontman Robb Flynn in the latest installment of his online blog, "The General Journals: Diary Of A ...

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MACHINE HEAD: 'Killers & Kings' Single Artwork Unveiled

As part of this year's Record Store Day on April 19, San Francisco Bay Area metallers MACHINE HEAD will release a 10-inch vinyl single, with the A-side containing the "demo" version of a new song, "Killers & Kings". The B-side will be a cover version of the track "Our Darkest Days" from one of MACHINE ...

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METALLICA Plays 'Secret' Show In San Diego; Video Footage Available

In addition to making its first-ever visit this week to San Diego for the massive geek culture event known as Comic-Con, METALLICA also played a surprise show last night (Friday, July 19) at the Spreckels Theatre. Writer Ryan J. Downey, who attended last night's concert, tells BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "Bradley Cooper, the Oscar-nominated star of 'Silver Linings ...

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HELL OR HIGHWATER: New Song 'Wrong' Available For Streaming

HELL OR HIGHWATER, the band led by ATREYU drummer/vocalist Brandon Saller, will release a new EP, "The Other Side", on August 6 via US Records. The CD was produced by Fred Archambault (AVENGED SEVENFOLD, DEATH BY STEREO) and it features cover artwork by Tom Hane of IN THIS MOMENT. "The Other Side" EP track listing: ...

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HELL OR HIGHWATER: 'The Other Side' EP Details Revealed

HELL OR HIGHWATER, the band led by ATREYU drummer/vocalist Brandon Saller, will release a new EP, "The Other Side", on August 6 via US Records. The CD was produced by Fred Archambault (AVENGED SEVENFOLD, DEATH BY STEREO) and it features cover artwork by Tom Hane of IN THIS MOMENT. "The Other Side" EP track listing: ...

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DEF LEPPARD Celebrates 30th Anniversary Of 'Pyromania' On 'In The Studio' (Audio)

North American syndicated rock radio show "In The Studio: The Stories Behind History's Greatest Rock Bands" celebrates the 30th anniversary of DEF LEPPARD's 10-times-platinum album "Pyromania" with lead singer Joe Elliott, bassist Rick Savage and guitarist Phil Collen. The birth of MTV would definitely aid in fueling the success of DEF LEPPARD's third album, which ...

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HELL OR HIGHWATER: 'Gimme Love' Video Released

"Gimme Love", the new video from HELL OR HIGHWATER (formerly known as THE BLACK CLOUD COLLECTIVE), the new band led by ATREYU drummer/vocalist Brandon Saller, can be seen below. The high-octane clip is "a full-frontal sonic assault that showcases HELL OR HIGHWATER's incredibly catchy songwriting and choruses," according to a press release. "Gimme Love" comes ...

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AEROSMITH's TYLER, PERRY And HAMILTON Celebrate 40th Anniversary Of Their Self-Titled Debut

North American syndicated rock radio show "In The Studio: The Stories Behind History's Greatest Rock Bands" travels back to January 1973 when AEROSMITH of?cially took ?ight, starting their eventual rise to rock stardom. It is hard to imagine American rock 'n' roll without AEROSMITH, a band that embodies all of the quintessential elements right from ...

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HELL OR HIGHWATER: Debut Album To Be Re-Released With 'Bonus Content'

HELL OR HIGHWATER (formerly known as THE BLACK CLOUD COLLECTIVE), the new band led by ATREYU drummer/vocalist Brandon Saller, has inked a deal with Pavement Entertainment. The group's debut album, "Begin Again", which was originally released independently in August 2011, will be reissued with "bonus content" on January 22, 2013. Pavement Entertainment CEO/President Mark Nawara ...

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The Very Beast of Vol. 2 - DIO

No doubt the Westboro Baptists have their calendars marked for the release date of this one. It's been more than two years already since Ronnie James Dio left us and while metal continues on, there's a void left behind from his passing that's only filled by playing his music. The comfort we can take from ...

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