BUTCHER BABIES Interviewed By IN THE NOW MAGAZINE (Video)

BUTCHER BABIES Interviewed By IN THE NOW MAGAZINE (Video)

In The Now Magazine conducted an interview with the BUTCHER BABIES at the Aftershock festival, which took place September 14-15 at Discovery Park in Sacramento, California. You can now watch the chat below. BUTCHER BABIES‘ debut album, “Goliath”, sold around 3,300 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 107 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD came out on July 9 via Century Media Records.The Los Angeles-based band — frontwomen Carla Harvey and Heidi Shepherd, guitarist…

METALLICA Rocks Yankee Stadium To Honor MARIANO RIVERA

METALLICA Rocks Yankee Stadium To Honor MARIANO RIVERA

METALLICA performed its classic song “Enter Sandman” earlier today (Sunday, September 22) at Yankee Stadium in New York to honor retiring Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera prior to their game against the San Francisco Giants — who happen to be METALLICA‘s hometown team.Rivera, who’s calling it quits after nearly two decades with the Yanks, has been coming out of the bullpen to close out games for many years to the tune of METALLICA‘s “Enter Sandman” playing on the stadium’s P.A. system. According to the Daily News,…

IRON SAVIOR To Release New Album In February

IRON SAVIOR To Release New Album In February

German metallers IRON SAVIOR are putting the finishing touches on the songwriting for the band’s new album for a February 28, 2014 release via AFM Records. The drums for the CD will be recorded at the end of October and the completed album will be delivered to the label by November 25. The cover artwork will be created by Felipe Machado Franco (BLIND GUARDIAN, RHAPSODY OF FIRE). IRON SAVIOR‘s latest album, “The Landing”, was released on November 18, 2011 via AFM Records. Asked why it…

FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Drummer Interviewed By TheRockRag.com (Video)

FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Drummer Interviewed By TheRockRag.com (Video)

On September 15, TheRockRag.com‘s April Pirl conducted an interview with drummer Jeremy Spencer of FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH at the Aftershock festival at the Discovery Park in Sacramento, California. You can now watch the chat below. FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH has unleashed a game-play video for its new single, “Battle Born”. The action-packed clip, which was created by Machinima director Jackfrags and based on the popular “Battlefield 4″ video game, can be seen below. “The Wrong Side Of Heaven And The Righteous Side Of Hell…

METALLICA: Official Video Footage Of San Diego COMIC-CON Panel

METALLICA: Official Video Footage Of San Diego COMIC-CON Panel

On July 19, the members of METALLICA appeared at Comic-Con in San Diego, California to discuss “Metallica Through The Never”, filmmaker Nimród Antal‘s captivating 3D movie featuring one of music’s most enduring and iconic bands. The group was in Hall H at the San Diego Convention Center, joined by Antal; the star of the film, Dane DeHaan; and producer Charlotte Huggins. Official video footage of the question-and-answer session can be seen below. METALLICA reportedly spent $20 million of its own money to make the film,…

MONSTER MAGNET To Perform Live At Vintage Vinyl

MONSTER MAGNET To Perform Live At Vintage Vinyl

MONSTER MAGNET will perform live at Vintage Vinyl in Fords, New Jersey on Monday, October 14 at 7 p.m. Those wishing to attend this special, intimate gig must pre-order MONSTER MAGNET‘s new album, “Last Patrol”, at VVinyl.com, thereby entitling them to an entry wristband for the event. “Last Patrol” will be released in North America on October 15 via Napalm Records. The CD was produced by Dave Wyndorf and Phil Caivano, while “Evil” Joe Barresi (TOOL, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, BAD RELIGION) mixed the…

Making Movie Has Inspired METALLICA To Record New Album

Making Movie Has Inspired METALLICA To Record New Album

According to The Pulse Of Radio, METALLICA drummer Lars Ulrich explained in a question-and-answer session that followed a recent screening of METALLICA‘s upcoming movie, “Metallica Through The Never”, that the film has actually inspired the metal legends to get moving on new music. Ulrich said, “Getting a chance to do all these challenges and adventures really fuels us to go back into the studio and make hopefully a better album… METALLICA, I think, increasingly depends on these types of things to feel challenged as artists.…

MISFITS To Release ‘Descending Angel’ Limited-Edition 12-Inch Maxi-Single

MISFITS To Release ‘Descending Angel’ Limited-Edition 12-Inch Maxi-Single

MISFITS will debut two all-new studio recordings for the first time anywhere on a special limited-edition 12-inch maxi-single this Halloween. ’90s-era MISFITS “fiend” fave “Descending Angel” has been re-recorded with a brand new 2013 treatment by “The Devil’s Rain” lineup (Jerry Only, Dez Cadena and Eric “Chupacabra” Arce). The new single features wicked cover art by Jeff Zornow. The first glimpse of the old-school-inspired, one-color sleeve art, courtesy of Misfits Records, can be seen below. More news will follow, including details of the flipside track,…

SLASH Talks To CBC’s ‘Q’ About ‘Nothing Left To Fear’ Movie (Audio)

SLASH Talks To CBC’s ‘Q’ About ‘Nothing Left To Fear’ Movie (Audio)

On September 18, legendary guitarist Slash (GUNS N’ ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER) was interviewed by Jian Ghomeshi for CBC‘s cultural affairs show “Q”. The program, which aired on Canada’s CBC Radio One, can be streamed using the widget below. As previously reported, Slash will attend the Toronto, Ontario, Canada screening of the first-ever motion picture he has co-produced, “Nothing Left To Fear”, this Thursday, September 19 at Cineplex Yonge and Dundas. Slash will release the soundtrack album for “Nothing Left To Fear” on October 4, the…

METALLICA: The Sweater That Should Not Be

METALLICA: The Sweater That Should Not Be

METALLICA is offering its own contribution to “ugly Christmas sweater,” a ubiquitous feature of the holiday season which began to sprout up in the last several decades. “Ugly Christmas sweater” or “tacky Christmas sweater” parties have been a holiday staple for several years, but there have been very few places to actually buy these sweaters. That has since changed, according to Time magazine, which reports that vintage stores, the Salvation Army, and Goodwill are reaping the benefits of this craze, as are fast-fashion shops like…

KATAKLYSM: New Song ‘Like Animals’ Available For Streaming

KATAKLYSM: New Song ‘Like Animals’ Available For Streaming

“Like Animals”, a brand new song from Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based death metallers KATAKLYSM, can be streamed below. The track comes off the band’s new album, “Waiting For The End To Come”, which will be released on October 29 in North America via Nuclear Blast. The artwork by Eliran Kantor (TESTAMENT, HATEBREED) will be featured on the deluxe digipak and LP versions of the effort. The cover by Peter Sallai (SABATON) will be featured on the standard jewel case and limited edition cassette tape versions. “This…

SILENT VOICES Featuring SONATA ARCTICA Members: New Singer Announced

SILENT VOICES Featuring SONATA ARCTICA Members: New Singer Announced

SILENT VOICES, the Finnish melodic metal band featuring SONATA ARCTICA keyboardist keyboardist Henrik Klingenberg and bassist Pasi Kauppinen, has announced the addition of vocalist Teemu Koskela (WINTERBORN) to the group’s ranks. Teemu already fronted SILENT VOICES for three successful shows in the U.K. and Czech Republic earlier this year. “We are very excited to finally share with everyone that Teemu Koskela is the new vocalist of SILENT VOICES,” the band says in a statement. “Teemu is an incredible vocalist and a great guy. His voice…