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Phil Anselmo and Dave Grohl Lead All-Star Dimebag Tribute With Members of Metallica, Slayer and More

Phil Anselmo and Dave Grohl Lead All-Star Dimebag Tribute With Members of Metallica, Slayer and More

Dimebash 2016, an all-star tribute to the late Dimebag Darrell of Pantera, rocked Hollywood’s Lucky Strike Live last Friday night. The event included appearances by Dave Grohl, Pantera’s Phil Anselmo and Rex Brown, plus Gary Holt, Robb Flynn, Slayer’s Dave Lombardo, Metallica’s Robert Trujillo and more. Besides several Pantera covers, the night included a tribute […]

Listen to Stone Sour Cover Slayer, Motley Crue Classics

Listen to Stone Sour Cover Slayer, Motley Crue Classics

Stone Sour have posted their cover versions of Slayer’s “Seasons in the Abyss” and Motley Crue’s “Too Fast for Love.” Both songs come off Stone Sour’s recently released covers EP, ‘Straight Outta Burbank.’ Listen to the songs below and let us know what you think in the comments!

Listen to Stone Sour's Cover of Iron Maiden's "Running Free"

Listen to Stone Sour’s Cover of Iron Maiden’s “Running Free”

Stone Sour have released their cover of the Iron Maiden classic, “Running Free.” The track comes off their Record Store Day exclusive EP, ‘Straight Outta Burbank.’ The full track list for ‘Straight Outta Burbank’ is: 1. Sailin’ On (Bad Brains cover) 2. Running Free (Iron Maiden cover) 3. Gimme Shelter, featuring Lzzy Hale (Rolling Stones cover) […]

Review: Stone Sour – Straight Outta Burbank

Review: Stone Sour – Straight Outta Burbank

The second release in the Iowa alt-metal band’s Burbank trilogy is much like the first–it’s a five-song covers EP that doubles as an ode to their forefathers. April’s ‘Meanwhile in Burbank…’ paid tribute to influences like KISS and Metallica, and the same kind of meat-and- potatoes fare gets served up here. There’s a frill-free and […]

Stone Sour Premiere Cover of Bad Brains' "Sailin' On"

Stone Sour Premiere Cover of Bad Brains’ “Sailin’ On”

Stone Sour have released their cover of the Bad Brains classic, “Sailin’ On.” The track comes off their upcoming Record Store Day exclusive EP, ‘Straight Outta Burbank.’ The full track list for ‘Straight Outta Burbank’ is: 1. Sailin’ On (Bad Brains cover) 2. Running Free (Iron Maiden cover) 3. Gimme Shelter, featuring Lzzy Hale (Rolling […]

Corey Taylor to Lend "Deafening Roar" to 'Dr. Who'

Corey Taylor to Lend “Deafening Roar” to ‘Dr. Who’

Corey Taylor will be contributing to an episode of BBC TV’s ‘Doctor Who’ series. A report on Britain’s Mirror states that the Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman “will lend his ­deafening roar to alien warlord the Fisher King” on an upcoming episode. A source quoted in the story stated: “Production got in touch with Slipknot because […]

Interview: Slipknot and Stone Sour's Corey Taylor Talks New Book, 'You're Making Me Hate You' [Video]

Interview: Slipknot and Stone Sour’s Corey Taylor Talks New Book, ‘You’re Making Me Hate You’ [Video]

Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor recently dropped by Revolver to chat about his new hilarious new book, ‘You’re Making Me Hate You: A Cantankerous Look at the Common Misconception That Humans Have Any Common Sense Left.’ ‘You’re Making Me Hate You’ is in the tradition of the late great George Carlin, where he […]

Album of the Week: From First to Last, 'Dead Trees'

Album of the Week: From First to Last, ‘Dead Trees’

  In last week’s album of the week poll, you, the fans, voted From First to Last to the top spot, for their album, ‘Dead Trees.’ Check out the top five vote-getters below: 1. From First To Last – Dead Trees 2. Stone Sour – Meanwhile In Burbank… 3. Primus – Primus & The Chocolate […]

Stone Sour Premiere New Covers EP, 'Meanwhile in Burbank'

Stone Sour Premiere New Covers EP, ‘Meanwhile in Burbank’

Stone Sour have premiered their covers EP, ‘Meanwhile in Burbank.’ Check out their renditions of Alice in Chains, Judas Priest, KISS, Metallica, and Black Sabbath below and let us know what you think in the comments! The EP is out now via Roadrunner Records.

Duff McKagan to Release EP Featuring Izzy Stradlin and Jerry Cantrell

Duff McKagan to Release EP Featuring Izzy Stradlin and Jerry Cantrell

Duff McKagan will be releasing an EP, ‘How to be a Man,’ as a companion to his upcoming book of the same title. The three-song EP–which will feature Izzy Stradlin, Alice in Chains’ vocalist/guitarist Jerry Cantrell, Stone Sour drummer Roy Mayorga and drummer Taz Bentley–will be out May 12. McKagan’s book, ‘How to Be a […]