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METALLICA: Official Footage From Third Mexico City Concert

Official Metallica.com footage of METALLICA's pre-show tuning-room jam and "Cyanide" performance on August 1 at the third concert of the band's eight-date run at Palacio de los Deportes (Sports Palace) in Mexico City can be seen below. METALLICA's setlist for August 1 concert: 01. Creeping Death 02. For Whom the Bell Tolls 03. Fuel 04. ...

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CYTOTOXIN Signs With UNIQUE LEADER RECORDS

German death metallers CYTOTOXIN have inked a multi-album deal with Unique Leader Records. The band's second album, "Radiophobia", will be released on November 6. The CD was recorded at Kohlekeller Studios (BENIGHTED, POWERWOLF) in Seeheim, Germany. The Chernobyl disaster was a catastrophic nuclear accident that occurred on April 26, 1986 at the Chernobyl nuclear power ...

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METALLICA: Official Footage From Second Mexico City Concert

Official Metallica.com footage of METALLICA's pre-show meet-and-greet, tuning-room jam and "Fuel" performance on July 30 at the second concert of the band's eight-date run at Palacio de los Deportes (Sports Palace) in Mexico City can be seen below. METALLICA's setlist for July 30 concert: 01. Creeping Death 02. For Whom The Bell Tolls 03. Fuel ...

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EDGUY Frontman Working On New AVANTASIA Album

EDGUY mainman Tobias Sammet is working on a new CD from his AVANTASIA project for a spring 2013 release. According to a post on Sammet's web site, "Concept-wise, the album will be a classic rock opera/metal opera. It's going to be a timeless fairytale that despite its fantasy appeal was inspired by happenings of our ...

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METALLICA: Official Footage From First Mexico City Concert

Official Metallica.com footage of METALLICA's pre-show tuning-room jam and "Ride The Lightning" performance on July 28 at the opening show of the band's eight-concert run at Palacio de los Deportes (Sports Palace) in Mexico City can be seen below. According to The Pulse Of Radio, video footage posted online suggests that two members of METALLICA's ...

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BEHEADED To Release 'Never To Dawn' In November

Malta-based death metallers BEHEADED will release their new album, "Never To Dawn", on November 6 via Unique Leader Records. The CD was recorded at Temple Studios in Malta and was mixed at 16th Cell Studio in Rome, Italy. Commented the band: "We're really enthusiastic to see the album finally coming together. "Musically, we held to ...

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METALLICA Frontman: 'We're Pretty Excited To Get Writing Again'

The four members of METALLICA held a press conference yesterday afternoon (Saturday, July 28) prior ot the opening show of their eight-concert run at Palacio de los Deportes (Sports Palace) in Mexico City, Mexico. You can watch video footage of the question-and-answer session below. A few excerpts follow. On why METALLICA chose to debut its ...

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INTO ETERNITY Mainman Interviewed On 'The Meltdown Show' (Audio)

"The Meltdown Show With Sin City Animal", which airs on Hard Rock Radio Live, recently conducted an interview with founder and guitarist Tim Roth of Regina, Saskatchewan-based Canadian extreme progressive metallers INTO ETERNITY. You can now listen to the chat below. INTO ETERNITY recently tapped Amanda Kiernan of the Edmonton, Alberta-based metal band THE ORDER ...

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Original KINGDOM COME Lineup To Reunite For Album, Tour?

Argentinean rock journalist Lucas H. Gordon, who currently resides in Hollywood, California, recently conducted an interview with former KINGDOM COME/WARRANT guitarist Rick Steier. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about the Lenny Wolf-fronted band whose 1988 self-titled debut album was certifield gold in the U.S. for sales in excess of 500,000 copies, Steier ...

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WILD DOGS Joined By Ex-MAYHEM/POISON IDEA Bassist

Long-running metal band WILD DOGS has returned to its original four-man format after recruiting bassist Craig "Mondo" Lower. The group is rounded out by Matt McCourt on vocals, Robert Robinson on guitar and Troy Stutzman on drums. After an appearance at Portland's three-day Black Circle metal festival with HIRAX, there has been a newfound appreciation ...

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ACCEPT Guitarist, Ex-DRAGONFORCE Singer Interviewed On 'Rich Davenport's Rock Show' (Audio)

ACCEPT guitarist Herman Frank and I AM I/ex-DRAGONFORCE singer ZP Theart were interviewed on the latest edition of "Rich Davenport's Rock Show". The program can be streamed using the Mixcloud player below. (Note: The Frank interview begins around the 20-minute mark; the Theart chat at around one-hour, 15-minute mark.) Herman Frank released his new solo ...

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SUICIDAL TENDENCIES Frontman Interviewed In Budapest (Video)

Vocalist Mike Muir of the long-running Venice Beach, California thrash/punk band SUICIDAL TENDENCIES was interviewed at Zöld Pardon in Budapest, Hungary on July 11. You can now watch the chat below. When asked why he thinks the sound of SUICIDAL TENDENCIES has stood the test of time, the band's frotnman, Mike Muir, told Loudwire in ...

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WITHIN TEMPTATION: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From Mexico City

A four-minute video clip featuring behind-the-scenes footage from WITHIN TEMPTATION's visit to Mexico City, Mexico on February 2, 2012 can be seen below. WITHIN TEMPTATION's fifth studio album, "The Unforgiving", sold around 12,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 50 on The Billboard 200 chart. ...

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IN THIS MOMENT: 'Blood' Studio Footage Posted Online

Behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Blood", the fourth album from Southern California's IN THIS MOMENT, can be seen below. In this clip, which was filmed at Las Vegas, Nevada's Hideout Studios, the IN THIS MOMENT bandmembers notice that something's up with producer Kevin Churko and try to get to the bottom of it. "Blood" ...

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CIRCLE II CIRCLE Recruits Former INTO ETERNITY Drummer

CIRCLE II CIRCLE, the band formed by ex-SAVATAGE front man Zak Stevens, has recruited drummer Adam Sagan (INTO ETERNITY, FINAL DARKNESS, ECHOTERRA) to sit behind the kit for their upcoming European tour, which includes a stop at this year's edition of the Wacken Open Air festival in Wacken, Germany. Commented Sagan, "Every musician out there ...

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I AM I Announces New Drummer

I AM I, the new band led by former DRAGONFORCE singer ZP Theart has announced the addition of drummer Phil Martini (DOWN 'N' OUTZ, TOKYO DRAGONS, THE QUIREBOYS) to the group's ranks. With things really starting to build momentum after the release of their debut album, "Event Horizon", the members of I AM I found ...

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ASHENVEIL: 'Black Of Light' EP Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

ASHENVEIL, the new "ambitious" female-fronted metal band out of New Jersey featuring OPERATIKA drummer Yuri Liakhovitch and SYMPHONY X bassist Mike LePond, will release an EP, "Black Of Light", in August. The CD was mixed by Jeremy Krull (DARK EMPIRE) and was mastered at Finnvox studios (NIGHTWISH, CHILDREN OF BODOM) in Helsinki, Finland. The cover ...

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DEF LEPPARD: New Audio Interview With PHIL COLLEN

Lisa Berigan of 100.3, Washington D.C.'s home for bigger and better classic rock, recently conducted an interview with DEF LEPPARD guitarist Phil Collen. You can now listen to the chat below. In a recent interview with MusicRadar.com, Collen spoke about recording "Hysteria", the multi-platinum album his band released 25 years ago. "I can remember being ...

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