hangmans-chair in - CD Reviews, DVD Reviews, News

DAVE GROHL Says Broken Leg Is Making Progress

According to The Pulse Of Radio, FOO FIGHTERS frontman Dave Grohl told Rolling Stone that he's making progress in his recovery from the broken leg he sustained last month when he fell from a stage in Sweden, saying, "I'm starting to do a little bit of rehab exercise and the cast is off. The swelling's ...

Read more

Posted in: News

JOURNEY Helps Raise Record Amount At Hollywood Bowl Opening

One of Los Angeles' most iconic concert venues, the Hollywood Bowl, launched its 94nd season with the 2015 Opening Night Concert, featuring ever-popular and long-enduring rock band and recent Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame inductees JOURNEY, Saturday, June 20, at 8 p.m. JOURNEY — original members Neal Schon (guitars, backing vocals) and Ross Valory (bass, ...

Read more

Posted in: News

DAVE GROHL Seen On Crutches In London

According to The Pulse of Radio, photos taken of Dave Grohl in London for the first time since the FOO FIGHTERS frontman broke his leg in a stage fall in Sweden have surfaced online. The pictures show Grohl walking out of his London hotel on crutches with his injured leg in a cast. He was ...

Read more

Posted in: News

TAU CROSS Featuring VOIVOD, AMEBIX Members: Trailer For Debut Album

Comprised of a AMEBIX vocalist/bassist Rob "The Baron" Miller, VOIVOD drummer Michel "Away" Langevin, MISERY guitarist Jon Misery and WAR//PLAGUE guitarist Andy Lefton, TAU CROSS formed in 2013 and recorded its debut album over several months in 2014 throughout three different countries. The record is slated for a May 19 release via Relapse. A trailer ...

Read more

Posted in: News

VENOM's CRONOS: HENRY ROLLINS Is 'A Fool'

Bassist/vocalist Conrad "Cronos" Lant of British black metal pioneers VENOM has slammed Henry Rollins as a "fool," explaining that the legendary BLACK FLAG frontman "is no longer in a band, because he's not a fucking musician." In his 1994 memoir "Get In The Van", Rollins recalled the time BLACK FLAG opened for VENOM at Trenton, ...

Read more

Posted in: News

TESLA's FRANK HANNON To Release 'World Peace' Solo Album

In a burst of creative energy, TESLA guitarist Frank Hannon started writing his own batch of songs shortly after TESLA released its latest album, "Simplicity", in June. While on the road touring during the summer or 2014, Frank spent all the lonely hours in his hotel rooms recording musical ideas on a little Boss hard ...

Read more

Posted in: News

VOLBEAT Has Ideas For Ten New Songs, Says MICHAEL POULSEN

During an appearance on HATEBREED frontman Jamey Jasta's official podcast, "The Jasta Show", guitarist/vocalist Michael Poulsen of Danish/American metal rock 'n' rollers VOLBEAT spoke about the progress of the songwriting sessions for the follow-up to last year's "Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies" album, tentatively due before the end of 2015. He said: "Right now I ...

Read more

Posted in: News

LIVING COLOUR To Release 'Shade' Album In The Fall

Two-time Grammy-winning rock band LIVING COLOUR is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a tour in support of long-awaited new album, "Shade", and a tour set to kick off September 18 at The Opera House in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The group — vocalist Corey Glover, guitarist Vernon Reid, bassist Doug Wimbish and drummer Will Calhoun — ...

Read more

Posted in: News

36 CRAZYFISTS Completes Work On 'Time And Trauma' Album

Alaskan metallers 36 CRAZYFISTS have completed work on their new album, "Time And Trauma", for a late 2014 release. A listening party for the CD will be held on July 24 at Pioneer Bar in Anchorage. 36 CRAZYFISTS debuted the "Time And Trauma" title track during the band's U.K. tour at the end of last ...

Read more

Posted in: News

DELAIN Parts Ways With Drummer, Announces Replacement

Drummer Sander Zoer has left Dutch female-fronted metallers DELAIN "due to some major recent changes impacting his personal life." The band states: "Though he will be stepping out of the limelight, we are happy that he will still be active for DELAIN behind the screens and our friendship will continue off stage. DELAIN's new drummer, ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SOUNDGARDEN's 'Superunknown' Is First Rock Album To Ever Be Offered With 11.1 DTS Headphone:X mix

DTS, Inc., a leader in high-definition audio solutions and audio enhancement technologies today announced that it is working with Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) to release an exclusive DTS Headphone:X mix of SOUNDGARDEN's landmark album "Superunknown", in 11.1 surround sound to fans who purchase the Super Deluxe Edition of the rerelease. "Superunknown" is the first rock ...

Read more

Posted in: News

CALIFORNIA BREED: Quality Fan-Filmed Footage Of New York City Concert

Quality fan-filmed video footage of CALIFORNIA BREED's May 31 performance at Gramercy Theatre in New York City can be seen below. CALIFORNIA BREED is the new band built around the foundation of legendary vocalist-bassist Glenn Hughes, drummer extraordinaire Jason Bonham and 23-year-old newcomer guitarist-singer-songwriter Andrew Watt. The group's self-titled debut album sold around 4,000 copies ...

Read more

Posted in: News