Guitarist Rob Caggiano has officially announced his departure from thrash legends Anthrax after 12 years and two studio albums. The news may come as a bit of surprise for fans given the band’s recent revitalization, culminating in a Grammy nod for the Worship Music track, “I’m Alive.” In an official statement, Caggiano explained that he [...]
British metalcore band Bring Me the Horizon debuted their latest single, “Shadow Moses,” this morning on BBC Radio 1′s “Rock Show.” You can stream a radio rip of the track — which will see digital release next week — below, and let us know what you think in the comments! “Shadow Moses” will appear on [...]
Over the holidays, Rob Zombie guitarist John 5 premiered a new music video for his flamenco-tinged track, “Noche Acasador.” Watch the Jonny Coffin-directed clip below. Those of you attending the NAMM show later this month will have to check out the premiere of a special 3D version of the video at the Coffin Case booth. [...]
The Asking Alexandria singer visits a vocal specialist for a follow-up.
High on Fire have been added to the 2013 incarnation of the Metal Alliance Tour. The band will join a thrash-heavy lineup that includes Anthrax, Exodus, Municipal Waste and Holy Grail. VIP tickets for the event are available now, with general admission set to go on sale January 11. Dates for the 2013 Metal Alliance [...]
As many expected, Metallica look to be turning their Orion Music + More festival into an annual event. The band announced earlier today that the 2013 edition of Orion will take place on June 8-9 in Detroit, Michigan. Details regarding live acts and attractions for the festival are expected to be unveiled in February, and [...]
Megadeth and Kyng rocked the Grand Sierra Theatre in Reno, Nevada earlier this month.
Suicide Silence have just released more details about their special memorial show for singer Mitch Lucker, who died tragically last month from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. The show will see the remaining members of Suicide Silence perform an extensive set featuring a different vocalist on each song. Proceeds for the show will [...]
With one excellent offering already under their belts in recent months, Coheed and Cambria won’t keep fans waiting too long for new music. The band will release the second part of their double album, The Afterman, in February, and earlier today posted a brand-new song online. Watch the lyric video for “The Hard Sell” from [...]
After some speculation from fans that 2011′s Thirteen might have been the band’s last record, Megadeth mainman Dave Mustaine made it official last night via Twitter that the band had started work on their fourteenth studio album. “Johnny made it in,” wrote Mustaine. “Record 14 is officially underway. Clips to upload tomorrow. Thrashin’ time!” Based [...]