DISTURBED’s DAVID DRAIMAN Accuses Mainstream Media Of ‘Setting The Stage For A New Holocaust’

DISTURBED frontman David Draiman has slammed “the mainstream media” for its “biased, libelous, and often erroneous portrayal of Israel” in the current conflict in Gaza and has accused a number of the world’s biggest news organizations of “set[ting] the stage for a new Holocaust.” Draiman — who has extensive family in Israel, including his brother, […]

FOO FIGHTERS To Release ‘Sonic Highways’ Album In November; Details Revealed

FOO FIGHTERS has confirmed the worldwide release date of the band’s long-awaited follow-up the four-time-Grammy-winning, international No. 1 “Wasting Light”. The band’s eighth studio CD of all-new material will be titled “Sonic Highways” and will be released globally on Monday, November 10. The cover art of “Sonic Highways” has also been unveiled along with a […]

HALESTORM: Performance Clip Of Previously Unreleased Song Co-Written By WEEZER’s RIVERS CUOMO

As a “thank you” to the band’s fans for pushing them past one million “likes” on Facebook, Pennsylvanian rockers HALESTORM — who are now based in Nashville, Tennessee — have posted a video performance of the previously unreleased song “Sweet Love”. The track, which was first performed by HALESTORM‘s Lzzy Hale and Joe Hottinger on […]

MACHINE HEAD To Tour North America With CHILDREN OF BODOM, EPICA, BATTLECROSS

San Francisco Bay Area metallers MACHINE HEAD will embark on a 21-show North American tour in the fall. Support on the trek will come from Finnish heavy metal powerhouse CHILDREN OF BODOM, Dutch symphonic metallers EPICA and American melodic death/thrash openers BATTLECROSS. The tour launches on October 4 in Denver, Colorado and includes five Canadian […]

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LOSTPROPHETS Singer IAN WATKINS Loses Bid To Reduce Sentence For Child-Abuse Crimes

According to BBC News, former LOSTPROPHETS frontman Ian Watkins‘ appeal to have his prison sentence reduced was denied.Watkins was sentenced to 29 years in prison for child-abuse crimes, including the attempted rape of an 11-month-old baby. The appeal judges in Cardiff stated that the offenses were “of such shocking depravity that they demanded a lengthy […]