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Earth Rocker - CLUTCH

Leave it to CLUTCH to goof on the totalitarian MCP from the original "Tron" as a spit upon the digital era through the artwork of their tenth album, "Earth Rocker". Old-school remonstration from old school rock dogs who refuse to answer to the directive, "End of line". The Maryland-bred sludge troupe has always seen things ...

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WILLIE NELSON To Guest On New MEGADETH Album?

Earlier tonight (Thursday, March 28), Dave Mustaine ran into country legend Willie Nelson at a restaurant in Austin, Texas, where the MEGADETH mainman has been "house hunting." Mustaine tweeted: "Willie Nelson is in the restaurant I am eating at. I just met him! How cool is this???" A short time later, Mustaine took to Twitter ...

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JOHN 5's House Burglarized

ROB ZOMBIE/ex-MARILYN MANSON guitarist John 5's Los Angeles-area home was "robbed" yesterday (Tuesday, March 26). The axeman writes on his Facebook page: "We accidentally didn't put the alarm on, so some assholes got lucky! We will post more pictures of more guitars. These are all the pictures [see below] we have now. I just want ...

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IRON TONGUE Signs With NEUROT RECORDINGS

Neurot Recordings will release the debut from Arkansas southern rock collective IRON TONGUE. Fronted by Chris "CT" Terry, the founding frontman of sludge legion RWAKE, IRON TONGUE formed when a group of veteran players with diverse musical backgrounds found a common interest in the need to get down and dirty and way, way gone. Churning ...

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JOHN 5 Talks Gear In Video Interview

Chris Hauke of Guitar.de conducted an interview with ROB ZOMBIE/ex-MARILYN MANSON guitarist John 5 before Zombie's December 9, 2012 concert in Munich, Germany. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. The career of John 5 began to achieve acknowledgements with Marilyn Manson in 1998 but not without paying his dues first. Before ...

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JOHN 5 Signs With DEAN MARKLEY

Dean Markley has announced the latest addition to their artist roster, John 5. As one of today's influential guitarists, John 5 will help expand Dean Markley USA's market share and help raise his visibility in the world of guitar and entertainment. John 5 is playing Dean Markley's Nickel Steel Signature Series strings. The Nickel Steels ...

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ROB ZOMBIE Guitarist JOHN 5 Talks 'Rock Against MS' Benefit Concert, 'Rockstar Energy Mayhem'

Argentinean rock journalist Lucas H. Gordon, who currently resides in Hollywood, California, conducted an interview with guitarist John 5 (ROB ZOMBIE, MARILYN MANSON) this past Monday (March 18) following a press conference at the Whisky A Go Go in West Hollywood, California to announce the sixth-year lineup for Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. You can ...

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EKTOMORF: New Rehearsal Footage Posted Online

Video footage of Hungarian extreme metallers EKTOMORF performing the song "Sick Love" during rehearsal in preparation for their upcoming European tour as the support act for ILL NIÑO can be seen below. EKTOMORF's new album, "Black Flag", was released on August 31, 2012 via AFM Records. The cover was once again created by German illustrator ...

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EKTOMORF: 'Black Flag' Video Released

"Black Flag", the new video from Hungarian extreme metallers EKTOMORF, can be seen below. The band's frontman, Zoltán "Zoli" Farkas, states: "The shoot [went] awesome. The video is fucking agressive!" "Black Flag" is the title track of EKTOMORF's new album, which was released on August 31, 2012 via AFM Records. The cover was once again ...

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EKTOMORF: 'Black Flag' Video Teaser

A teaser for "Black Flag", the new video from Hungarian extreme metallers EKTOMORF, can be seen below. The band's frontman, Zoltán "Zoli" Farkas, states: "The video shoot [went] awesome. The video is gonna be fucking agressive!" The full "Black Flag" clip will make its online debut on March 11. The song is the title track ...

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BRET MICHAELS' New Solo Album Pushed Back To June

The release date of POISON singer Bret Michaels's new solo album, "Good Songs & Great Friends", has been pushed back to June 11 from the previously announced March 26 (via Poor Boy Records). The effort brings together the friends that Michaels has made along the way with some of the songs that have shaped all ...

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ANTI-MORTEM Signs With NUCLEAR BLAST ENTERTAINMENT

Nuclear Blast Entertainment has announced the newest addition to its growing label roster: ANTI-MORTEM. Formed in 2008 and fronted by vocalist Larado Romo, ANTI-MORTEM's line-up includes older brother-guitarist Nevada Romo, guitarist Zain Smith, bassist Corey Henderson and drummer Levi Dickerson. With over 300 shows to their name, these Chickasha, Oklahoma natives (aged between 18 and ...

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ROB ZOMBIE: New Single Available For Streaming

"Dead City Radio And The New Gods Of Super Town", the new single from ROB ZOMBIE, can be streamed using the SoundCloud player below. The song comes off his eagerly awaited new album, "Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor", which will be released on April 23 on Zodiac Swan/T-Boy/Ume. The CD was produced by Bob Marlette, who ...

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ROB ZOMBIE: 'Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor' Track Listing Revealed

The eagerly awaited new ROB ZOMBIE album, "Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor", will be released on April 23 on Zodiac Swan/T-Boy/Ume. The CD was produced by Bob Marlette, who has previously worked with everyone from BLACK SABBATH and ALICE COOPER to WILSON PHILLIPS and LYNYRD SKYNYRD. "Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor" track listing: 01. Teenage Nosferatu Pussy ...

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LOUD & PROUD RECORDS Joins RED Distribution

Veteran artist label Loud & Proud Records has entered into an exclusive multi-year distribution, marketing and label services agreement for the U.S. and Canada with New York-based RED Distribution, a division of Sony Music Entertainment. Under the terms of the agreement, RED will provide physical, digital and mobile distribution plus direct-to-consumer sales of all new ...

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Burning On The Wings Of Desire - BLOOD OF THE SUN

If the metal and sludge underground wasn't already stacked with a hundred cowbell-smacking, fuzz-bombing seventies rawk revivalists, BLOOD OF THE SUN certainly would've made a bigger impact upon the scene by now. A decade through and a series of lineup shuffles that looks on paper like a twisted game of Twister cast-outs, it's quite possible ...

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ROB ZOMBIE: New Album Title, Release Date Revealed

Rob Zombie has set "Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor" as the title of his new album, due on April 23 via Zodiac Swan/T-Boy/Ume. T-Boy Records is veteran rock manager Andy Gould's new partnership with Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) which will serve as an umbrella label releasing new music and albums from established iconic hard-rock bands with ...

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