Children of Bodom have announced the dates for the North American leg of the band’s 2011 world tour, which kicks off on June 24 in Los Angeles. The band will be supported on the Ugly World Tour by Devin Townsend, with Obscura and Septicflesh trading off the opening slot each night. Children of Bodom are [...]
Montreal quintet Blackguard’s third full-length begins with “Tephra,” an intro track filled with explosions, breaking glass, warrior chants, and foreboding drumming. It’s a fitting opening for a band that aims for an epic, cinematic presence on the rest of this debut release on Victory Records. Blackguard’s blend of symphonic power metal and melodic death metal echoes [...]
Children of Bodom’s latest effort, Relentless Reckless Forever, has once again landed the band in the Top 50 of the Billboard 200 chart. The album shifted over 11,000 units in its first week of sales, enough to land Children of Bodom at No. 42 on the charts. The band’s frontman Alexi Laiho graces the cover of [...]
The new issue of Revolver hits newsstands everywhere today. You can also buy it online here. Nikki Sixx, the iconic bassist of Mötley Crüe and Sixx:A.M., pulls no punches on the cover, and inside, he comes clean on his latest tell-all book, the new Sixx:A.M. album, Crüe’s 30th anniversary, his relationship with Kat Von D, his [...]
March 8, 2011 should be a day metal enthusiasts remember: for the release of Relentless Reckless Forever. The seventh studio album by Children of Bodom surpasses their previous work to reach new heights of metal epicness, which is no mean feat for the Finnish quintet. Alexi Laiho and Roope Latvala are a dynamic guitar duo that [...]
The new issue of Revolver hits newsstands everywhere on March 8. Nikki Sixx, the iconic bassist of Mötley Crüe and Sixx:A.M., pulls no punches on the cover, and inside, he comes clean on his latest tell-all book, the new Sixx:A.M. album, Crüe’s 30th anniversary, his relationship with Kat Von D, his photography, and much more. [...]
• Sounds like: A collection of walk-on music for the meanest fucking wrestler in the world.
• Where do Black Label Society sit in a movie theater: Wherever the fuck they feel like.
Taylor Momsen, frontwoman of The Pretty Reckless and costar of TV’s Gossip Girl, leads the Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock class of 2010! The issue is now available everywhere, and can be purchased right here.
The issue’s other Scream Queens, captured in striking photographs as horror-movie heroines, include Carly Smithson of We Are the Fallen, Sierra Kusterbeck of VersaEmerge, Sarah Anthony of The Letter Black, Miri Milman of System Divide, and more!
The issue also features:
- Free Slipknot poster
- Rob Zombie interviewing Alice Cooper
- The Acacia Strain
- All That Remains’ Phil Labonte telling his life story