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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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Video: TESLA Frontman Performs LYNYRD SKYNYRD Classic

Video footage of TESLA frontman Jeff Keith performing the LYNYRD SKYNYRD classic "Sweet Home Alabama" with the California-based country band ROAD 88 on December 15, 2012 at Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill in Folsom, California can be seen below. Released on November 9, 2012, Jeff Keith six-song country-music EP, "Jeff Keith And ...

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EKTOMORF Working On 'Black Flag' Video

Hungarian extreme metallers EKTOMORF are currently filming a video for the song "Black Flag". The band's frontman, Zoltán "Zoli" Farkas, states: "The video shoot [is] going awesome. The video is gonna be fucking agressive!" "Black Flag" is the title track of EKTOMORF's new album, which was released on August 31, 2012 via AFM Records. The ...

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New 'BandFuse: Rock Legends' Video Game Trailer Featuring SLASH

A new trailer for the upcoming "BandFuse: Rock Legends" video game, featuring legendary guitarist Slash (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER), can be seen below. "BandFuse: Rock Legends" will change the way the way people play, interact and think about the music gaming genre. It connects real guitars and microphones to your game console, unleashing a ...

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DEVILDRIVER: New Audio Interview With JOHN BOECKLIN

On October 31, Metal Storm conducted an interview with drummer John Boecklin of California metallers DEVILDRIVER. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. Asked about the musical direction of DEVILDRIVER's next album, which is tentatively due in September 2013, Boecklin recently told Resident Rock Star, "It's a step in a ...

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BRET MICHAELS To Release 'Good Songs & Great Friends' In February

POISON singer Bret Michaels will release his new solo album, "Good Songs & Great Friends", on February 26, 2013 via Poor Boy Records. The effort features some of the rocker's famous friends helping him out on various tracks, including Ace Frehley (KISS), Michael Anthony (CHICKENFOOT, VAN HALEN), Phil Collen (DEF LEPPARD), Joe Perry (AEROSMITH), Loretta ...

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HINDER Frontman Says 'Dark Drug Binge' Fueled New Album

According to The Pulse Of Radio, HINDER frontman Austin Winkler told Billboard on Wednesday (November 14) that a "really dark drug binge" fueled much of his songwriting on the band's upcoming fourth album, "Welcome To The Freakshow". Winkler explained to The Pulse Of Radio what his state of mind was during this tough period. "I ...

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Video: 'Classic Rock Roll Of Honour' Red-Carpet Interviews

RUSH, PINK FLOYD, ZZ TOP, ANTHRAX and LYNYRD SKYNYRD were honored at this year's Classic Rock Roll Of Honour awards gala, which was held this past Tuesday night (November 13) at the Roundhouse in London, England. The event was hosted by Duff McKagan (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER, LOADED), with MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx ...

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ROB ZOMBIE On The Business Of Making Horror (Video)

Rocker-turned-filmmaker Rob Zombie recently talked with The Wall Street Journal's John Jurgensen in a backstage interview about business strategy and surviving in the music industry. Check out the chat below. Zombie recently completed work on his new album for an early 2013 release. The CD was produced by Bob Marlette, who has previously worked with ...

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DEVILDRIVER: New Video Interview With DEZ FAFARA

Jo Schüftan of Horns Up Rocks! conducted an interview with vocalist Dez Fafara of California metallers DEVILDRIVER on October 16 at Music Hall of Williamsburg in Brooklyn, New York. You can now watch the chat below. In a recent interview with Ned of the WGRD 97.9 FM radio station in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Dez stated ...

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ROB ZOMBIE: Rosemont Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of ROB ZOMBIE's October 11 concert at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois during the Twins Of Evil tour with MARILYN MANSON can be seen below. Zombie recently completed work on his new album for an early 2013 release. The CD was produced by Bob Marlette, who has previously worked with everyone ...

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Down IV: The Purple EP - DOWN

It's been 17 years since a little side project amongst New Orleans-based metal buddies defied the odds and became a genre phenomenon. There have been countless metal, sludge and doom acts serving electric alms to BLACK SABBATH, going as far back as PENTAGRAM, WITCHFINDER GENERAL, SAINT VITUS, CANDLEMASS and CATHEDRAL. Not a lick of them ...

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