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Watch TRIVIUM's First Show With New Drummer PAUL WANDTKE

Fan-filmed video footage of TRIVIUM's December 5 performance at Knotfest in Toluca, Mexico can be seen below. The concert marked the band's first appearance with its new drummer, Chicago native Paul Wandtke. Wandtke has previously drummed for the hit musical "Rock Of Ages" and sat behind the kit for KILL HANNAH during the band's main-support ...

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TRIVIUM Recruits Drummer PAUL WANDTKE

TRIVIUM has tapped Chicago native Paul Wandtke as the band's new touring drummer. Wandtke made his live debut with TRIVIUM earlier today (Saturday, December 5) at Knotfest in Toluca, Mexico. Commented TRIVIUM guitarist/vocalist Matt Heafy: "I'll keep this short and sweet. Any change we've ever made in TRIVIUM has been necessary for the very survival ...

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KISS Frontman PAUL STANLEY: 'My Life Is Amazing'

KISS frontman Paul Stanley was interviewed by the Australian radio station 612 ABC Brisbane ahead of the band's headlining tour of the country. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On whether he ever gets tired of the touring lifestyle: "We have ...

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SOEN Featuring Ex-OPETH Drummer MARTIN LOPEZ: 'Tabula Rasa' Performance Video From Graz

Professionally filmed video footage of SOEN — the Swedish progressive rock band featuring drummer Martin Lopez (ex-OPETH, AMON AMARTH), vocalist Joel Ekelöf (WILLOWTREE), guitarist Joakim Platbarzdis and bassist Stefan Stenberg — performing the song "Tabula Rasa" live in Graz, Austria during the group's last tour can be seen below. The song is taken from the ...

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Video Premiere: THE DARKNESS's 'Last of Our Kind'

Having recently stormed U.K.'s Download festival with a secret set backed with a crowd of barbarians (and a 30-row-strong crowd outside the tent!), British rockers THE DARKNESS unleash a new single on August 21. "Last of Our Kind" is the title track of the band's recent fourth album, which entered the U.K. chart at No. ...

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MARILYN MANSON And KORN's JONATHAN DAVIS Working On Acoustic Project

According to The Pulse Of Radio, Marilyn Manson says he's working on "Southern-sounding" acoustic blues material — and that it will feature KORN's Jonathan Davis. Speaking in a Reddit session with fans, Manson revealed that a "completely unexpected" project he hinted at earlier this month was an unplugged record, explaining, "That's some of the plans ...

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SMASHING PUMPKINS Change Band Lineup Again

According to The Pulse Of Radio, SMASHING PUMPKINS founder and sole original member Billy Corgan has realigned the band's ever-changing lineup again. After playing a recent string of tour dates with the group, RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE drummer Brad Wilk and KILLERS bassist Mark Stoermer have left the PUMPKINS patch, replaced by Robin Diaz and ...

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HELLOWEEN: 'My God-Given Right' First-Week Chart Positions

"My God-Given Right", the 15th studio album from German power metallers HELLOWEEN, has registered the following first-week chart positions: Czech Republic: #3 Finland: #5 Germany: #8 Japan: #9 Austria: #13 Switzerland: #14 Spain: #21 Sweden: #22 Italy: #42 France: #44 Netherlands: #73 Belgium: #93 United Kingdom: #116 "My God-Given Right" was released on May 29 ...

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MARILYN MANSON: Pro-Shot Footage Of ROCK AM RING Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of MARILYN MANSON's June 5 performance at the Rock Am Ring festival in Mendig, Germany can be seen below. MARILYN MANSON is: Marilyn Manson - Vocals Paul Wiley - Guitar Twiggy Ramirez - Bass Gil Sharone - Drums Manson's new album, "The Pale Emperor", was released on January 20 via the ...

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HELLOWEEN: New Song 'Stay Crazy' Available For Streaming

"Stay Crazy", a brand new song from German power metallers HELLOWEEN, can be streamed below. The track is taken from the band's 15th studio album, "My God-Given Right", which was released on May 29 via Nuclear Blast. The CD was recorded between October 2014 and February 2015 at the band's MiSueno Studio on the isle ...

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Video: MARILYN MANSON And SMASHING PUMPKINS' BILLY CORGAN Hold Press Conference To Talk About Upcoming Tour

On Monday, May 18, Marilyn Manson and SMASHING PUMPKINS mainman Billy Corgan held a press conference in Chicago to promote their upcoming "The End Times" co-headlining tour. You can watch video footage of the question-and-answer session below. Corgan told The Pulse Of Radio that the tour came about organically after he and Manson recently re-established ...

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Video Premiere: HELLOWEEN's 'My God-Given Right'

"My God-Given Right", the new video from German power metallers HELLOWEEN, can be seen below. The clip was directed by Oliver Sommer of AVA Studios. "My God-Given Right" is the title track of HELLOWEEN's 15th studio album, which will be released on May 29 via Nuclear Blast. The CD was recorded between October 2014 and ...

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HENRY ROLLINS, SMASHING PUMPKINS' JAMES IHA Involved In AMAZON's Musical Comedy Pilot 'A History Of Radness'

Following the five Daytime Emmy Awards won for Amazon original series "Tumble Leaf", Amazon has announced it has greenlit four animated kids pilots and two live-action kids pilots, including "A History Of Radness", for its next kids pilot season debuting this summer on Amazon Instant Video. Customers will once again be invited to watch and ...

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Video Premiere: MARILYN MANSON's 'The Mephistopheles Of Los Angeles'

Marilyn Manson's video for the song "The Mephistopheles Of Los Angeles" can be seen below. The clip, which was filmed in Los Angeles, was directed by Francesco Carrozzini (Sia, A$AP Rocky, Beyonce) and features actor Michael K. Williams ("The Wire", "Boardwalk Empire"). "The Mephistopheles Of Los Angeles" is taken from Manson's new album, "The Pale ...

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HELLOWEEN: New 'My God-Given Right' Trailer

German power metallers HELLOWEEN will release their 15th studio album, "My God-Given Right", on May 29 via Nuclear Blast. The CD was recorded between October 2014 and February 2015 at the band's MiSueno Studio on the isle of Tenerife with producer Charlie Bauerfeind (GOTTHARD, HAMMERFALL). HELLOWEEN has just released the first single from "My God-Given ...

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SMASHING PUMPKINS' BILLY CORGAN Lands Job With Wrestling Organization

According to The Pulse Of Radio, SMASHING PUMPKINS frontman Billy Corgan has landed a position as senior producer, creative and talent development at TNA Wrestling, where he'll be responsible for, among other things, developing characters and creating storylines for TNA's "Impact Wrestling", which airs Fridays at 9:00 p.m. ET on Destination America. Corgan said in ...

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