robert-plant in - CD Reviews, DVD Reviews, News

CAGE: 'Flying Fortress' Video Released

"Flying Fortress", the new video from the San Diego, California metal band CAGE, can be seen at this location. The clip depicts the historic recount of the crucial attack by the allies on the ball-bearing plant in Schweinfurt, Germany on August 17, 1943. The song refers to the B17 bomber which was known ...

Read more

Posted in: News

METALLICA Frontman Interviewed On Dubai's 'That's Entertainment' (Video)

METALLICA frontman James Hetfield was interviewed by "That's Entertainment", Dubai One's weekly entertainment show, ahead of the band's first-ever concert in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates at Yas Island on October 25. You can now watch the chat below. (Note: The Hetfield segment begins around the 14-minute mark.) Official Metallica.com footage of METALLICA's pre-show meet-and-greet, ...

Read more

Posted in: News

VILDHJARTA: 'Dagger' Video Released

"Dagger", the new video from Swedish progenitors VILDHJARTA, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's new album, "Msstaden", which will be released on November 28 in Europe and November 29 in North America via Century Media Records. Described in a press release as "one of the most respected bands in the scene, ...

Read more

Posted in: News

DREAM THEATER Guitarist Denies Band Rewrote 'Images And Words' For 'A Dramatic Turn Of Events'

Robert Gray of Ultimate-Guitar.com recently conducted an interview with guitarist John Petrucci of progressive metal giants DREAM THEATER. An excerpt from the chat follows below. Ultimate-Guitar.com: There was an article published online by a DREAM THEATER fan which basically alleges that the [new DREAM THEATER] album ["A Dramatic Turn Of Events"] ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SCOTT WEILAND Gets Into The Holiday Spirit

Darryl Sterdan of the QMI Agency recently conducted an interview with STONE TEMPLE PILOTS/ex-VELVET REVOLVER frontman Scott Weiland about the singer's newly released Christmas album, "The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year". A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. On his reasons for releasing a Christmas album: Weiland: "Um, well, why ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SKINNER Completes Work On Debut EP

SKINNER, the new band led by former IMAGIKA frontman Norman Skinner, has completed recording its debut EP, titled "The Enemy Within". The five-song effort "showcases the evolution of Bay Area thrash with soaring vocals and crushing rhythms," according to a press release. Two tracks "The Enemy Within" and "Hell In My Hands" are available for ...

Read more

Posted in: News

WITHIN TEMPTATION Performs Acoustically On Belgium's Q-MUSIC (Video)

Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers WITHIN TEMPTATION played an acoustic set on Belgium's Q-music this Saturday, November 12, as a warm-up for their upcoming theater tour in March/April 2012. Video footage of their performance can be seen below. WITHIN TEMPTATION's fifth studio album, "The Unforgiving", sold around 12,000 copies in the United States in its first ...

Read more

Posted in: News

Ohio Music-School Students Cover JUDAS PRIEST (Video)

Several students from the Aaron O'Keefe music-instruction school in Ohio recorded a cover version of the JUDAS PRIEST classic "Painkiller" in May 2011 at Starstruck Studios, a world-class recording studio owned by Reba McEntire, in Nashville, Tennessee. You can hear the track as well as watch the accompanying studio footage below. Commented O'Keefe: "'Painkiller' is ...

Read more

Posted in: News

METALLICA: Official Footage From Abu Dhabi Concert Posted Online

Official Metallica.com footage of METALLICA's pre-show meet-and-greet, tuning-room jam and performance at the October 25 first-ever concert in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates at Yas Island can be viewed below. METALLICA's setlist for the Abu Dhabi gig was as follows: 01. Creeping Death 02. For Whom the Bell Tolls 03. Fuel 04. Ride the Lightning ...

Read more

Posted in: News

JASON BONHAM Says LED ZEPPELIN Reunion Is 'Dead Issue'

Jason Bonham recently told Artisan News that LED ZEPPELIN singer Robert Plant has given his blessing to the JASON BONHAM'S LED ZEPPELIN EXPERIENCE project which celebrates the life and music of his father, the legendary LED ZEPPELIN drummer John Bonham and that any sort of reunion featuring Plant, Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones "a ...

Read more

Posted in: News

TRILLIUM: 'Coward' Video Released

"Coward", the new video from TRILLIUM, the metal project masterminded by American singer/songwriter Amanda Somerville, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's debut album, "Alloy", which will be released on November 1 in North America (three days later in Europe) via Frontiers Records. "Alloy" is a collection of songs that's charged with ...

Read more

Posted in: News

METALLICA Video Technician Loves His Job

Tracy Calderon, who is one of the video technicians on METALLICA's current world tour, was interviewed a few hours before the cancelation of the band's F1 Rocks India concert in Delhi, India on Friday, October 28. You can now watch the chat below. METALLICA made its first-ever live appearance in the United Arab Emirates on ...

Read more

Posted in: News

Former VENGEANCE Bassist Gets SERIOUS

"Circle Of Lies", the new video from SERIOUS, the five-piece band featuring Jan Bijlsma, a founding member of legendary Dutch rockers VENGEANCE, can be seen below. The track comes off SERIOUS' debut album, "Rising", which is currently being mixed by Oscar Holleman (WITHIN TEMPTATION, AYREON, GOREFEST, MY FAVORITE SCAR) for an early 2012 release. According ...

Read more

Posted in: News

BLACKGATES To Enter Studio In November

BLACKGATES the new East San Francisco Bay Area/New York metal outfit featuring former ANTHRAX singer Dan Nelson, drummer Paul Bostaph (TESTAMENT, ex-EXODUS, SLAYER, FORBIDDEN), guitarist Jeremy Epp (THE VENTING MACHINE) and bassist Uriah Duffy (WHITESNAKE) has tapped Dvs Artist Management to oversee the group's business affairs. Dvs Artist Management was created by former A&R rep ...

Read more

Posted in: News