Danish metal band Volbeat have announced that their upcoming album, Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies, will be released April 9. The band also has announced that former Anthrax and The Damned Things guitarist Rob Caggiano has officially joined Volbeat. Caggiano served as producer on Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies alongside long-time production partner Jacob Hansen, [...]
The Damned Things have premiered new song “Trophy Widow,” taken from the upcoming video-game soundtrack Batman: Arkham City—the Album. The album will be released on October 4, two weeks prior to the game. You can listen to the track, over at Guitarworld.com, by clicking here. Let us know what you think of it in the [...]
With wrestling in the news, because of how pro wrestler and onetime Revolver Golden Gods presenter CM Punk was cut off during his anti-WWE speech last night on Raw, we’re posting this video of the Damned Things paying tribute to a couple of other wrestling legends, Macho Man Randy Savage and the Iron Sheik. The [...]
VH1 Classic is airing an hour of highlights from the 2011 Revolver Golden Gods this Saturday, May 28, at 10 P.M. ET. View a trailer for the show here. And watch below an exclusive clip featuring Anthrax’s Scott Ian and comedian Brian Posehn presenting the Honorary Headbanger Award to the legendary William Shatner. The broadcast [...]
Set times for Rock on the Range 2011, headlined by Avenged Sevenfold and A Perfect Circle, have been announced and can be viewed below. This year’s festival will also feature performances from Danzig, Black Vein Brides, Escape the Fate, Korn, Alter Bridge, Disturbed, Stone Sour, Hollywood Undead and the Damned Things, among others. Rock on [...]
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. [...]
Nearly as much as Metallica or Megadeth, Anthrax were responsible for the emergence of speed and thrash metal. Combining the speed and fury of hardcore punk with the prominent guitars and vocals of heavy metal, they helped create a new subgenre of heavy metal on their early albums. Original guitarists Scott Ian and Dan Spitz [...]
Hard-rockers Buckcherry have announced that they will headline the 2011 Jägermeister Music Tour. "This is the first time we're really going to be able to celebrate the theme of our album, All Night Long, on the road," said guitarist Keith Nelson. "It's going to be loud and sweaty, just the way we like it." Hellyeah, All That Remains, and The Damned Things will join them on the 26 date trek, which starts in San Diego on January 19. The shows will also feature a local Jäger band and Mr. DeeJay, Brian Barr, who will perform between sets. Buckcherry just announced their new single, "It's a Party," off of their latest album, All Night Long (Eleven Seven/Atlantic), released this past August.Click here to check tour dates.