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Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi, Deep Purple’s Ian Gillan to Release ‘WhoCares’

Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi, Deep Purple’s Ian Gillan to Release ‘WhoCares’

After releasing a charity single last year, Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi and Deep Purple’s Ian Gillan have announced the details of the upcoming debut album from their joint project, WhoCares. The two-disc set will include two original WhoCares tracks, along with an unreleased Deep Purple jam; a track from Gillan’s pre-Deep Purple band Repo […]

Metallica, Iron Maiden, Black Label Society and More to Appear on Deep Purple Tribute Album, ‘Re-Machined’

Metallica, Iron Maiden, Black Label Society and More to Appear on Deep Purple Tribute Album, ‘Re-Machined’

Metallica, Iron Maiden, Chickenfoot (featuring Joe Satriani), Steve Vai and other artists will appear on Re-Machined: A Tribute to Machine Head, a Deep Purple tribute album scheduled to be released September 4. The album, which features cover versions of every track on Deep Purple’s classic 1972 album, also will feature appearances by Carlos Santana, Joe […]

Flying Colors—Featuring Mike Portnoy and Deep Purple’s Steve Morse—Announce Debut Album

Flying Colors—Featuring Mike Portnoy and Deep Purple’s Steve Morse—Announce Debut Album

Flying Colors–the new project featuring drummer Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater, Avenged Sevenfold, Adrenaline Mob) and guitarist Steve Morse (Deep Purple, Dixie Dregs)–have revealed details of their upcoming debut album. The self-titled record, which was produced by Peter Collins (Rush, Queensrÿche), will be available on March 27. You can view the track listing below the clip. […]

Whitesnake’s David Coverdale Reveals His Five Most Memorable Onstage Shenanigans

Whitesnake’s David Coverdale Reveals His Five Most Memorable Onstage Shenanigans

Whitesnake, released its 11th new album, Forevermore

Tony Iommi and Ian Gillan Release WhoCares Single

Tony Iommi and Ian Gillan Release WhoCares Single

WhoCares, the supergroup that re-joins Deep Purple’s Ian Gillan and Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi, have announced the release of their debut single in North America on July 27 via Eagle Rock. The single features two new tracks, “Out of My Mind” and “Holy Water,” and will raise money for a project to rebuild a music […]

William Shatner Reveals Track List for Upcoming Album

William Shatner Reveals Track List for Upcoming Album

Actor, recording artist, and author William Shatner—also this year’s Honorary Headbanger at the Revolver Golden Gods—has announced the track listing for his upcoming album, Searching for Major Tom (Cleopatra), due out later this year. The album includes covers of Queen, Pink Floyd, and Black Sabbath and features guest musicians such as Deep Purple’s Ritchie Blackmore, […]