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CHEVELLE's 'Hats Off To The Bull' Cracks U.S. Top 20

"Hats Off To The Bull", the sixth album from the Chicago alternative hard rock trio CHEVELLE, sold 43,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 20 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD was released on December 6 via Epic Records. The album's first single, "Face ...

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CHEVELLE To Perform On 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

Chicago alternative hard rock trio CHEVELLE will release it sixth album, "Hats Off To The Bull", on December 6 via Epic Records. The CD's first single, "Face To The Floor", with its hypnotic, grinding riff, is one of the most explosive songs of the band's career and is blanketing the airwaves nationwide. The track which ...

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Cultural Influence On Hard Rock And Heavy Metal Music Examined In New 'Shockwaves' Podcast

"Shockwaves Skull Sessions" podcast episode #51 focuses on "cultural and international hard rock and metal" and features guests Bernie K (SOUND BARRIER, TOTAL ECLIPSE, NATION), Roy Z (TRIBE OF GYPSIES, HALFORD, BRUCE DICKINSON), Janne Stark (OVERDRIVE, MOUNTAIN OF POWER, LOCOMOTIVE BREATH) and Chris Melekyan (MYSTICITY). They join host Bob Nalbandian on this compelling and informative ...

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Into the Wild - URIAH HEEP

Like a fine wine, URIAH HEEP is one of those 30-year veteran acts like NAZARETH and UFO (and are often British) that seem to get better with age, regardless of opinions about the "good old days" that are distorted by nostalgia for the "classics." The fact is that albums like 2008 comeback "Wake the Sleeper" ...

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WHITESNAKE Joined On Stage By BERNIE MARSDEN, ADRIAN VANDENBERG At SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL

WHITESNAKE was joined on stage by former guitarists Bernie Marsden and Adrian Vandenberg during the band's headlining appearance yesterday (Friday, June 10) at this year's edition of the Sweden Rock Festival in Slvesborg in southern Sweden. Fan-filmed video footage of their appearance can be seen below. WHITESNAKE's new album, "Forevermore", sold around 12,000 copies in ...

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URIAH HEEP: New Album Lands On German Chart

"Into The Wild", the 23rd studio album from legendary British hard rockers URIAH HEEP, entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 32. This marks the group's best chart entry in Germany since URIAH HEEP's '70s heyday. "Into The Wild" was released on April 15 in Europe and will be made available on May ...

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URIAH HEEP: 'Into The Wild' Video Released

"Into The Wild", the new video from legendary British hard rockers URIAH HEEP, can be viewed below. The song is the title cut of the band's 23rd studio album, which will be released on April 15 in Europe and May 3 in North America via Frontiers Records. The CD was produced by Mike Paxman (STATUS ...

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URIAH HEEP: 'Live In Kawasaki' Details Revealed

Legendary British hard rockers URIAH HEEP will release a new live album, "Official Bootleg Volume Three - Live In Kawasaki Japan 2010", on March 29 via Phantom. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Wake The Sleeper 02. Overload 03. Bird Of Prey 04. Stealin' 05. Love In Silence 06. The Wizard ...

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URIAH HEEP: New Audio Interview With MICK BOX

Metal Express Radio's Mick Burgess recently conducted an interview with guitarist Mick Box of legendary British hard rockers URIAH HEEP. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. URIAH HEEP recently inked a deal with Frontiers Records for the release of the band's 23rd studio album, tentatively due in April. Following ...

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URIAH HEEP: U.S. Tour Dates Announced

Legendary British hard rockers URIAH HEEP have scheduled the following U.S. tour dates: June 14 - Variety Playhouse - Atlanta, GA June 15 - Riverbend Festival - Chattanooga,TN June 17 - Fraze Pavilion for the Performing Arts - Kettering, OH June 18 - Rams Head on Stage - Annapolis, MD June 19 - State Theater ...

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URIAH HEEP Signs With FRONTIERS RECORDS

Frontiers Records has announce the signing of legendary British hard rockers URIAH HEEP for the release of their 23rd studio album, tentatively due in April. Following the completion of URIAH HEEP's 40th anniversary tour, the band started the recordings for its new CD in January at Liscombe Park Studios in Buckinghamshire, England. Entitled "Into The ...

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CLAYMORE Signs With UNSEEN MUSIC For Compilation Project

Bulgarian black metallers CLAYMORE have inked a deal with the U.S. label Unseen Music Group, LLC for future compilation project. The songs "Gift Of Hate" and "Near Death Experience", the personal favorites of Unseen owner Bernie L. Simpson (a.k.a. D.Monic Method), will be featured. In the meantime, the band is putting the finishing touches on ...

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SERJ TANKIAN, MIKE PATTON, IGGY POP Featured On New PRAXIS Album

On February 8, the eclectic, experimental hard rock project PRAXIS will release the latest creation, a bone-crunching new album titled "Profanation: Preparation For A Coming Darkness". The new album finds the trio once again collaborating with various musicians, this time with the spotlight clearly on lead vocalists. Among them are Iggy Pop, SYSTEM OF A ...

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