Classic Clip of the week!
I don't believe there was a video released for this classic Marvelous 3 track 'Cigarette Lighter Love Song'. However, Butch Walker who was the lead singer for Marvelous 3 and producer/artist extraordinaire, has a clip on youtube performing this live solo. If you haven't heard The Marvelous 3 or Butch Walker before, I seriously recommend you go and check them/him out.http://butchwalker.com/
Hellyeah to release new album June 3rd.
Supergroup Hellyeah will release their 5th studio album on June 3 titled 'Unden!able'. Lead single from the album 'Human' can be seen below.http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/hellyeah-to-release-undenable-album-in-june/
new Asking Alexandria album - The Black goes Top 10!
English metalcore band Asking Alexandria have had their 3rd consecutive album land in the Top 10 of the Billboard charts. If you haven't heard these guys, this album is their best so far and showcases their new singer Denis Stoff. Check them out..http://loudwire.com/asking-alexandria-the-black-top-10-billboard-200/
Steel Panther to tour Australia!
Steel Panther are touring Australia in June. Southern rockers Black Stone Cherry have been added to the bill. Should be a great show. Dates are below..
Sydney - June 17th
Melbourne - June 18th
Brisbane - June 20th
Adelaide - June 22nd
Perth - June 23rd
Check Steep Panther website for details on tickets..http://steelpantherrocks.com/
Devin Townsend adds vocals to Haunted Shores song 'Norway Jose'.
Canadian metal legend Devin Townsend has added his vocals to progressive/death metal band Haunted Shores past song 'Norway Jose' and the band have renamed the song 'Feed The Wolf'. Haunted Shores features Mark Holcomb who was the guitar wizard is progressive band Periphery. If you love the heavier side of Devin Townsend, you should check this song out. It is available through the bands website and on itunes and is the bonus track on their Ep - Viscera.https://hauntedshores.bandcamp.com/
Axl, Slash and Duff play club gig!
A surprise gig at the Troubadour in Los Angeles was the first time fans got a taste of the reunion tour with Axl, Slash and Duff. Celebrities such as Bradley Cooper, Kate Hudson, Lenny Kravitz, Nicolas Cage and Jim Carrey were in attendance.The band opened up with the classic 'It's So Easy' and ended the set with 'Paradise City'. Other songs included were 'Sweet Child O' Mine', 'Nightrain', 'Welcome To The Jungle', 'You Could Be Mine' and 'Knockin' On Heaven's Door'. Two songs from Chinese Democracy were also in the setlist - 'Chinese Democracy' and 'Better'.
Motorhead will release the last ever live recordings of Lemmy on May 27th. The live album is titled 'Clean Your Clock' and the songs were taken from the last ever live shows recorded of Lemmy and Motorhead which was in Berlin last November.
Classic video of the week!
Fight - Nailed to the Gun.
Rob Halford left Judas Priest and formed the band 'Fight' who released 'War of Words' in 1993 which had some of the chunkiest riffs ever heard. Incredible album and worth checking out if you like Halford on vocals. Oh, and Satchel from Steel Panther is on guitar! See if you can spot him in the video..
Five Finger Death Punch cancel Australian tour dates.
Five Finger Death Punch were due to tour Australia opening for Black Sabbath and also play some headlining shows. However the band have been forced to cancel due to lead singer Ivan Moody being hospitalized recently.http://musicfeeds.com.au/news/five-finger-death-punch-australian-tour-cancelled-including-black-sabbath-support/
Bay Area thrash monsters Death Angel have released an incredible new song 'The Moth' from the new album 'The Evil Divide' that is due May 27th. Seriously check this out if you like your music HEAVY!
Gojira: Magma, by Simon (Sun 11-09-2016)
All good things come to those who wait! Never a truer word said when it comes to the new album from Gojira in Magma.
Jorn: Heavy Rock Radio, by David (Mon 27-06-2016)
Jorn adds his power vocals to some hard rock and metal classics and adds enough surprises to make this a worthy purchase...