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AC/DC's BRIAN JOHNSON Hosting 'The Producers' Series On PLANET ROCK

Rock and roll royalty Brian Johnson is hosting a brand new five-part series, "The Producers", on the U.K. digital radio station Planet Rock. The weekly show sees Brian exploring the lives of some of the world's most renowned rock producers, including QUEEN's Roy Thomas Baker, METALLICA's Bob Rock and FOO FIGHTERS' Nick Rasculiecz. Listeners can ...

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GARY MOORE's Guitars Sell At Auction For $190,000

More than 35 guitars and amplifiers from the collection of late Irish guitarist Gary Moore were offered at Bonhams Entertainment Memorabilia sale, which took place on June 29 at the auctioneer's location in Knightsbridge, London. Leading the collection — which sold for a total of £143,235 (approximately $190,000) — was a 1963 Fender Stratocaster. The ...

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STONE SOUR To Enter Studio In January

STONE SOUR will enter the studio in January 2017 to begin recording its long-awaited follow-up to its last collection of original music, "House Of Gold And Bones", a double concept album which was released in two parts in 2012 and 2013. The new CD will take two months to record and one month to mix, ...

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GARY MOORE's Guitar Collection To Be Auctioned This Month

More than 35 guitars and amplifiers from the collection of late Irish guitarist Gary Moore will be offered at Bonhams Entertainment Memorabilia sale, which will take place on June 29 at the auctioneer's location in Knightsbridge, London. Moore made a name for himself in the late 1960s with the Dublin-based SKID ROW, before following bass ...

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KAMELOT Singer's SEVENTH WONDER Signs With FRONTIERS

Frontiers Music Srl has announced the signing of the Sweden-based progressive metal band SEVENTH WONDER, which features in its ranks current KAMELOT singer Tommy Karevik, to a multi-album deal! Originally formed in Stockholm in 2000, the band debuted in 2005 with "Become". The second album, "Waiting In The Wings" — and first to feature Karevik ...

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DESPISED ICON Signs With NUCLEAR BLAST

Nuclear Blast has announced the signing of Montreal-based deathcore pioneers DESPISED ICON. For many extreme music fans, it may be hard to remember a time before DESPISED ICON, given the massive influence they've subsequently had on the genre. But when the group formed back in 2002 and released "Consumed By Your Poison" the same year, ...

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STONE SOUR Is Back In The Studio

STONE SOUR has returned to Room 237, the Burbank, California recording studio owned and operated by the band's drummer, Roy Mayorga, to work on material for the follow-up to its last collection of original music, "House Of Gold And Bones", a double concept album which was released in two parts in 2012 and 2013. Several ...

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DISCHARGE: Lyric Video For New Song 'Hatebomb'

U.K.-based crust legends DISCHARGE announced their signing to Nuclear Blast late last year. After the release of their "New World Order" EP, the time has come to unleash their new studio album (their Nuclear Blast debut) on an unsuspecting world. It is titled "End Of Days" and will be made available on April 29. The ...

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