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OBSESSION, KILL CHEERLEADER Audio Interviews Posted Online

TalkingMetal.com has posted episode 62 of their "Talking Metal" podcast. This episode features interviews hosts Mark Strigl and John Ostronomy conducted with Ethan Deth of KILL CHEERLEADER and Scott Boland of OBSESSION. Interview topics include Spinerazor Records, KILL CHEERLEADER's association with Lemmy, Nikki Sixx, and the Hellrose skateboarders as well as OBSESSION's upcoming album, "Carnival ...

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PURE INC. To Support MOTÖRHEAD In Switzerland

Swiss rockers PURE INC. will be supporting MOTÖRHEAD on June 4 at Volkshaus in Zürich, Switzerland. Commented PURE INC. in a statement: "MOTÖRHEAD and PURE INC. share the same attitude real and pure rock 'n' roll plus Lemmy and the guys are cult. It's a real pleasure for us to open for the guys." Prior ...

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MELDRUM Working With Producer TOBY WRIGHT

MELDRUM, the Swedish/American band led by former PHANTOM BLUE guitarist Michelle Meldrum (wife of EUROPE axeman John Norum), are currently in the studio with producer Toby Wright (ALICE IN CHAINS, KORN, METALLICA, SLAYER, PRIMUS, JERRY CANTRELL, SEVENDUST) recording more material for the follow-up to their debut album, "Loaded Mental Cannon". The band supported MOTÖRHEAD on ...

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Orgasmatron - MOTÖRHEAD

Having survived the "Robbo" phase that resulted in 1983's often unjustly derided "Another Perfect Day", 1984's double-LP compilation "No Remorse" introduced the world (by way of four new songs) to another revamped MOTÖRHEAD lineup. Ex-SAXON drummer Pete Gill replaced Philthy Animal Taylor and Brian Robertson was replaced by not one, but two guitarists: Mike "Wurzel" ...

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Another Perfect Day - MOTÖRHEAD

Lemmy may be God, but you get past "Iron Fist" in MOTÖRHEAD's storied discography, and the blasphemers start crawling out from under rocks and taking potshots at 'im. (Say it to his warts, poseurs!) Some weak-kneed, genitally inferior types even call "Another Perfect Day" the band's downfall, when guitarist "Fast Eddie" Clarke split the scene, ...

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MOTÖRHEAD Classics To Be Reissued

MOTÖRHEAD is rightfully regarded as a legend. More than 30 years of turning fans' eardrums and brains into a bloody pulp will do that. Iconic vocalist/bassist Lemmy wouldn't have it any other way. Three of MOTÖRHEAD's most important albums — 1983's "Another Perfect Day", 1986's "Orgasmatron" and 1987's "Rock 'N' Roll" — are now getting ...

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ALICE IN CHAINS Guitarist Throws 40th Birthday Bash: Photos Available

ALICE IN CHAINS guitarist Jerry Cantrell celebrated his 40th birthday at a private party in Los Angeles Saturday night (March 18). Attending the event were a number of well-known musicians from the hard rock/heavy metal world, including Lemmy and Mikkey Dee (MOTÖRHEAD), Duff McKagan (VELVET REVOLVER), Scott Ian (ANTHRAX), C.C. Deville (POISON), Warren DeMartini (RATT) ...

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MOTÖRHEAD Tribute Festival To Be Held In June

icWales is reporting that a male voice choir will perform the classic rock song "Ace of Spades" at a three-day homage to Lemmy's rock band MOTÖRHEAD in South Wales. The Nantymoel Motörhead Festival takes place on June 2-4 and features bands from Wales, the U.K. and Germany paying tribute to Lemmy, who moved ...

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THE IRON MAIDENS Singer Performs With MOTÖRHEAD In Anaheim

Repaying the favor to MOTÖRHEAD's Lemmy and Phil Campbell, who joined THE IRON MAIDENS ("the world's only female tribute to IRON MAIDEN") on stage February 25 at their sold-out show at The Galaxy Theatre in Santa Ana, California, THE IRON MAIDENS singer Aja "Bruce Lee Chickinson" Kim sang back-up vocals with Lemmy on "Killed By ...

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Heavy Metal Documentary 'A Headbanger's Journey' To Receive DVD Release In May

Heavy Metal has long been a stigmatized musical genre characterized by aggressive rhythms, dark lyrics and satanic worship. "Metal: A Headbanger's Journey" is a ground-breaking film that explores the history of how these stereotypes came to be and explains the motivation and truth behind the music through candid interviews with metal icons, including Rob Zombie, ...

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All Hail - KILL CHEERLEADER

"Childhood friends with a fetish for early GUNS N' ROSES and MÖTLEY CRÜE, they learned their instruments together while practicing songs from old STOOGES records", begins the press release about the members of Toronto's KILL CHEERLEADER. And sure, you can hear some of that in the band's punky rock and roll brew. The boys got ...

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MOTÖRHEAD Members To Jam With THE IRON MAIDENS Tonight!

MOTÖRHEAD's Lemmy and Phil Campbell will join THE IRON MAIDENS ("the world's only female tribute to IRON MAIDEN") on stage tonight (Saturday, February 25) to "jam some MAIDEN" at the Galaxy Concert Theatre in Santa Ana, California. THE IRON MAIDENS, which features in its ranks members of the long-running Los Angeles hard rock act PHANTOM ...

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MELDRUM: More Dates With MOTÖRHEAD Announced

MELDRUM, the Swedish/American band led by former PHANTOM BLUE guitarist Michelle Meldrum (wife of EUROPE axeman John Norum), have been confirmed as the support act for MOTÖRHEAD for two more dates on their upcoming short U.S. run. The details are as follows Mar. 07 - House Of Blues - Hollywood, CA Mar. 09 - House ...

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MOTÖRHEAD's LEMMY Sharing 'German Brews' With DAVID HASSELHOFF

According to The Los Angeles Times, MOTÖRHEAD frontman Lemmy Kilmister was spotted sharing German brews with David Hasselhoff of "Baywatch" fame at the Knitting Factory in L.A. on Saturday (Feb. 11), where NASHVILLE PUSSY played a sold-out show. As previously reported, MOTÖRHEAD will take a break from recording their new album to play several dates ...

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MOTÖRHEAD, TWISTED SISTER, JUDAS PRIEST Members On OZZY Tribute CD: Audio Samples Available

MOTÖRHEAD frontman Lemmy Kilmister, TWISTED SISTER singer Dee Snider, ex-JUDAS PRIEST/current ICED EARTH frontman Tim "Ripper" Owens and legendary Swedish guitarist Yngwie Malmsteen are among the metal icons appearing on "Flying High Again: The World's Greatest Tribute to Ozzy Osbourne", due on March 14 via Magick Records. Malmsteen and Owens cover "Mr. Crowley"; ex-DOKKEN guitarist ...

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MELDRUM To Support MOTÖRHEAD On Two Exclusive U.S. Dates

MELDRUM, the Swedish/American band led by former PHANTOM BLUE guitarist Michelle Meldrum (wife of EUROPE axeman John Norum), will be supporting MOTÖRHEAD on the following two exclusive U.S. dates: Mar. 10 – Anaheim, CA @ House of Blues Mar. 11 – Las Vegas, NV @ House of Blues As previously reported, MELDRUM are scheduled to ...

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MELDRUM Singer To Guest On MOTÖRHEAD Frontman's Solo Album

MELDRUM, the Swedish/American band led by former PHANTOM BLUE guitarist Michelle Meldrum (wife of EUROPE axeman John Norum), are entering a Los Angeles studio this week in to do some recording for the follow-up to their debut album, "Loaded Mental Cannon". The band recently completed a Scandinavian tour with MOTÖRHEAD after touring both the U.S. ...

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