The much-anticipated sixth annual California Metalfest will take place at the NOS Events Center in San Bernardino, California, Saturday, November 24, with Grammy-nominated, Massachusetts metal band Killswitch Engage headlining. It’s a special gig for the group, long considered one of the forbearers of the metal resurgence of the ’00s, as they will celebrate the 10th anniversary [...]
As previously reported, Asking Alexandria will be headlining the fourth annual Monster Energy Outbreak Festival, which kicks off in late November. Dates for the trek — which also features As I Lay Dying, Suicide Silence, Memphis May Fire and Attila — have been officially announced and can be found below. “America, we are back, we [...]
Currently in the midst of his “No Hostages” tour, Phoenix-based artist, producer, and Ultragore Recordings CEO Sluggo stands at the forefront of the fast-rising EDM genre with his uniquely heavy metal-influenced dubstep sound. No wonder then that Korn frontman Jonathan Davis, aka JDevil, handpicked him as an opener on two legs of his band’s North [...]
The lineup for the fourth annual Monster Energy Outbreak Festival has officially been announced, with Asking Alexandria being tapped to headline this year’s festivities. They’ll be joined by a top-notch supporting cast that includes As I Lay Dying, Suicide Silence, Memphis May Fire and Attila. “America, we are back, we are excited, we are ready [...]
The U.K.’s Asking Alexandria have just released a new live music video for their track, “Breathless.” Watch the Frankie Nasso-directed clip below. “Breathless” is taken from the group’s acclaimed 2011 album, Reckless And Relentless (buy on itunes).
Slipknot, Slayer, Motörhead, Anthrax, As I Lay Dying, the Devil Wears Prada, and many more in the tour’s biggest show in its five-year history!
British metalcore band Asking Alexandria will release a “shocking” new short film titled Through Sin and Self-Destruction on May 15. The film — which promises a “controversial, uncensored look into the real lives of a new era of rockstars for today’s generation” — will be available exclusively on iTunes. You can watch the official trailer [...]
The issue also features stories on Lamb of God, Shinedown, A Day to Remember, Meshuggah, Cannibal Corpse, and the 2012 Golden Gods!
Slipknot and Slayer to Headline the 2012 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, Dates and More Bands Announced
Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, the world’s largest touring heavy music festival, is back for its fifth year. Headlining the main stage will be masked metal miscreants Slipknot, on their first U.S. tour since the passing of bassist Paul Gray, alongside thrash-metal titans Slayer. The fest will announce another major special guest on March 5. [...]
We’ve just published our list of the Most Anticipated Albums of 2012, which includes bands ranging from Aerosmith to Slayer and Converge to Van Halen. Now we’re asking you, what album are you most excited about that is supposedly coming out in 2012? Answer our poll below, and feel free to vote as many times [...]