Thrash legends Anthrax have officially been announced as the headliners for the 2013 edition of the Metal Alliance Tour. The band will be packing a special treat for fans, as they plan to perform their classic 1987 album Among the Living in its entirety. “Holy crap am I so excited about this year’s Metal Alliance [...]
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Over the weekend, Swedish cult metal favorites Ghost debuted a new song titled “Secular Haze” during a show in Linköping, Sweden. The band have now uploaded a studio recording of the track, which can be streamed via the YouTube clip below. “Secular Haze” will presumably appear on the band’s as-yet-untitled sophomore album. The follow-up to [...]
Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted has posted a new video updating fans on the progress of his latest “heavy” project, the aptly named Newsted. Check it out below. Newsted — who will be handling bass and vocal duties in his eponymous new band — recently announced a return of sorts to the public eye, launching [...]
Marilyn Manson has announced a new slate out of 2013 North American tour dates. Full dates for the trek — which kicks off on January 18 in Milwaukee — below. Manson was also recently nominated for his fourth Grammy Award, garnering a nod in the Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance category for “No Reflection,” the lead [...]
Multi-platinum rockers Buckcherry have announced the release of their sixth studio album, Confessions, for early 2013. Fans can get an early taste of Confessions by download a free copy of their new song, “Gluttony,” at this location. A lyric video for the track can also be seen below. As previously reported, Buckcherry will join Kid [...]
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Swedish metal band In Flames have announced a run of headlining North American tour dates for 2013. Support on all dates will comes from Demon Hunter, All Shall Perish and Battlecross. “We are excited to be coming back to North America once again,” said the band in an official statement. “On this tour we hope [...]
Stone Sour and Papa Roach have announced the first string of dates for a co-headlining 2013 tour. Dates for the trek, which kicks off on January 20 in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, can be found below. Stone Sour released their latest album — and the first half of a double concept-album — House of Gold & Bones [...]
Metallica have posted an official performance clip of the Death Magnetic track “The Day That Never Comes” from their upcoming Quebec Magnetic DVD. Check it out below. Quebec Magnetic, which was filmed in 2009 by Wayne Isham at the band’s two World Magnetic shows in Quebec City, will be the band’s first official release on [...]