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TESLA's 'Simplicity' Projected To Sell 8K-10K First Week

TESLA's new studio album, "Simplicity", is likely to sell between 8,000 and 10,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to industry web site Hits Daily Double. The estimate was based on one-day sales reports compiled after the record arrived in stores on June 10 via Tesla Electric Company Recording's ...

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Simplicity - TESLA

"So here we are, we're back again, with a brand new record and ready to spin". So declares Jeff Keith on "Ricochet" from TESLA's new album, "Simplicity". He's not talking about spinning it through an iPod, either. TESLA has always been a dependable hard rock band whose appeal has come not only through their banging ...

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METAL CHURCH Singer RONNY MUNROE: 'United' Video Released

The official video for the song "United" from METAL CHURCH frontman Ronny Munroe can be seen below. The clip was produced by Ross Wells and the ZenFilm crew in Houston, Texas. The track is taken from Munroe's third solo album, "Electric Wake", which will be released on June 24 via Rat Pak Records. Guest musicians ...

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TESLA's Publishing Rights Acquired By ROUND HILL MUSIC

Round Hill Music has announced its acquisition of 100 percent of the publishing for the band TESLA's entire song catalog. "TESLA is simply one of the most iconic bands from the hard rock era of the late Eighties and early Nineties," states Josh Gruss, founder and CEO of Round Hill Music. "Although their hits are ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE's MICHAEL WILTON Joins PAMELA MOORE, RONNY MUNROE On Stage In Seattle (Video)

QUEENSRŸCHE guitarist Michael Wilton joined female vocalist Pamela Moore — who is best known for her performance as Sister Mary on QUEENSRŸCHE's 1988 epic release "Operation: Mindcrime" and 2006's sequel "Operation: Mindcrime II" — on stage this past Saturday night (May 17) at Studio Seven in Seattle, Washington to perform the song "Take Me Down" ...

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TESLA: 'So Divine' Song Available For Streaming

"So Divine...", a brand new song from TESLA, can be streamed using the SoundCloud widget below. The track is taken from the band's new studio album "Simplicity", which will be released on June 6 in Europe viaFrontiers Records and on June 10 in North America through Tesla Electric Company Recording's arrangement with Entertainment One Music ...

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TESLA To Release 'Simplicity' Album In June

Frontiers Records will release TESLA's brand new studio album, "Simplicity", on June 6 in Europe. The Sacramento rockers are back with 14 new songs offering a ride of energy that doesn't come easy for a band of rookies much less a band whose been doing this for over 20 years. "Simplicity" is TESLA's seventh all-original ...

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Badlands - CAGE THE GODS

From across the pond comes a British, Irish, Scot and Welsh union with a strong urge to rock out, mostly American style. These lads' ancestors probably could never have fathomed such a merger, but CAGE THE GODS have a common affinity for melodic blues and hard rock that transcends any carryover territorial divisions. Following their ...

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TESLA: New Album Title Revealed

California rockers TESLA last month entered the studio to record eight or nine new songs, to be included on the band's forthcoming album. Says TESLA guitarist Frank Hannon: "I must say that this new TESLA album is really gonna be awesome. "We went in more prepared with the songs and ideas way more than 'Forevermore', ...

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Concert For Ronnie Montrose - Various Artists

The passing of Ronnie Montrose hit hard, in particular the heavy music community, which banded together the original lineups of MONTROSE and GAMMA plus scores of other guests to pay homage to Mr. Bad Motor Scooter himself. On April 27, 2012 at the Regency Ballroom in San Francisco, Ronnie Montrose acolytes and friends held a ...

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Denmark's STATEMENT To Release 'Monsters' In March

Danish hard rockers STATEMENT will release their debut album, "Monsters", on March 17 via Mighty Music. The CD was recorded at Fastbeat Studio in Copenhagen, while vocal recording, mix and mastering was handled by internationally acclaimed sound wizard Tue Madsen at Antfarm studio in Aarhus, Denmark. A video for the track "Keep You Alive" from ...

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TESLA To Record 'Eight Or Nine' New Songs Next Week

California rockers TESLA will enter the studio on Monday, February 3 to record eight or nine new songs, to be included on the band's forthcoming album. Right now, the band is going through each song, working on all the details of the parts, including the tempos, as you can the on the board in the ...

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STORMZONE: 'Coming Home' Video Released

"Coming Home", the new video from Irish metallers STORMZONE, can be seen below. The track was recorded specifically for U.S. rock and metal radio stations and is not included on the band's new album, "Three Kings". It deals with life in hostile environments and thoughts and memories of family, friends and loved ones helping to ...

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TESLA: New Song 'Taste My Pain' Now Available Digitally

"Taste My Pain", a brand new song from California rockers TESLA, is now available on iTunes and Amazon. TESLA recorded "Taste My Pain" during a two-day (June 5-6) session at J Street Recorders in Sacramento, with plans to include it on a forthcoming album. The tune has all the bandmembers excited to keep working on ...

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STORMZONE: 'Three Kings' Video Released

Irish metallers STORMZONE will release their fourth album, "Three Kings", on September 2 via the U.K. label Metal Nation Ltd. The official video for the CD's title track can be seen below. Formed in 2006, STORMZONE originally signed to U.K. hard rock label Escape Music. 2007 saw this company release the band's debut album, "Caught ...

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KING'S X Frontman DOUG PINNICK Releases 'IYFU' Video

"IYFU (If You Fuk Up)", the new video from KING'S X frontman Doug "Dug" Pinnick, can be seen below. The song comes off Pinnick's latest solo album, "Naked", which was released in May via RockArmy Records. According to a press release, "'Naked' is deeply personal and overflowing with [Pinnick's] unmistakable tone, groove, and heart-wrenching vocals. ...

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STORMZONE: 'Night Of The Storm' Video Released

Irish metallers STORMZONE will release their fourth album, "Three Kings", on July 22 via the U.K. label Metal Nation Ltd. The official video for the song "Night Of The Storm", taken from the forthcoming CD, can be seen below. Formed in 2006, STORMZONE originally signed to U.K. hard rock label Escape Music. 2007 saw this ...

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