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  • HALESTORM announce Autumn headline UK tour

    Halestorm are thrilled to announce a UK headline tour for the Autumn in support of their chart-topping new album, 'THE STRANGE CASE OF...'   The new dates will follow a U.S. headline tour, high profile festival appearances (including the Download Fes...
  • MISS GUY debuts video for 'Sometimes'

    Check out the amazingly innovative new music video 'Sometimes' by Miss Guy below.   With direction by Nicole Brending, this video uses elements in a way that many have never seen before in a music video.   From Toilet Boys vocalist Miss Guy's debut...
  • Legendary thrashers MORTAL SIN split up

    Guitarist Ryan Huthnance has confirmed in a statement that legendary Australian thrashers Mortal Sin have split up.   "It's time the rumours were laid to rest," Huthnance commented. "Yes, Mortal Sin is finished. Due to changing personal circumstances, ...
  • THE OFFSPRING to headline two London shows in June

    The Offspring will play two London headline shows in June.   The band will precede the release of their new studio album with two shows at the capital's O2 Shepherds Bush Empire on June 5th and 6th.   The band's new album, 'Days Go By', will be rele...
  • Opening act for Irish GUNS N' ROSES show confirmed

    Vengeance & The Panther Queen are honoured to announce they will be joining Thin Lizzy in supporting Guns N' Roses, when the iconic LA act come to Dublin on next month. Tickets to the May 17th extravaganza at Dublin O2 are on sale now.  It's a tough...
  • MY DYING BRIDE announce European tour dates

    My Dying Bride will follow up their appearance at this year's Damnation Festival with a London headline show and a seven date European tour that will take in shows in France, Germany, Italy, Holland and Switzerland.   The UK doom legends' tour schedule...
  • THE QUILL part ways with bass player

    Bassist Robert Triches has parted company with Swedish rockers The Quill.   "The decision is due to differences in the vision for the bands future, priorities and work methods," an official statement from the band read. "There are no bad feelings or ...
  • THE SMASHING PUMPKINS unveil details of new album

    June 19th will see The Smashing Pumpkins release their seventh studio album, titled 'Oceania'.   The record is a stand-alone release, even though it was created as part of the band's ongoing 44-song work-in-progress 'Teargarden by Kaleidyscope', which ...
  • PRIMAL SCREAM announce new bass player

    Primal Scream have announced that Debbie Googe of My Bloody Valentine will be their new touring bass player.   Googe, who was a founding member of My Bloody Valentine and also a member of Showpony and the Bikini Mutants, will join the band's live line-...
  • DEAF HAVANA announce eight date UK tour

    Deaf Havana have announced an eight date UK tour for November.   Catch the band at:   Coventry Kasbah (November 8)Leeds Metropolitan University (9)Manchester Ritz (10)O2 Glasgow Abc (11)O2 Academy Newcastle (12)Portsmouth Pyramids (14)Norwich UEA (1...
  • GINGER WILDHEART releases new DVD, 'It Stinks Of Eyes Around Here'

    Filmed during last year's Ginger Wildheart & Friends acoustic tour, 'It Stinks Of Eyes Around Here' is an entertaining bootleg-style documentary look at the on and off stage goings on of the summer shows around the UK.   The DVD is packed with inte...
  • VAMPIRES EVERYWHERE! part ways with bass player

    Vampires Everywhere!, whose new album, 'Hellbound and Heartless', is set for release in June, have announced that bass player Philip Kross has left the band.   Vocalist Michael Vampire commented:   "It is with great sadness that I have to announce P...
  • BRAD to release new album, 'United We Stand', next month

    Brad, featuring members of Pearl Jam, Satchel and Pigeonhed, will release a new album on May 14th.   'United We Stand' is the title of the Seattle group's fifth studio album. After almost two decades, the quartet remains a unified front, more committed...
  • CRAIG OWENS rejoins CHIODOS

    Vocalist Craig Owens, fired from Chiodos in 2009, has rejoined the band.   In a video posted on their website Chiodos confirmed that Owens was back in the band, replacing his own replacement, singer Brandon Bolmer. Bolmer joined Chiodos following the s...
  • NIGHTWISH song chosen as Official Anthem of Ice Hockey World Championship

    Puck me! The Nightwish song, 'Last Ride Of The Day',  has been chosen as the official "anthem" for the upcoming hockey world championships - set to take place May 4-20 in Helsinki, Finland and Stockholm, Sweden.   The song is taken from the band's lat...
  • CRACKER co-founder to release long-awaited sophomore solo album in July

    It's been 20 years since the release of Cracker's self-titled album, but despite the band's longevity, multiple gold records, worldwide tours, accolades for their nine studio albums and ever-growing fanbase, the band's two creative fountainheads - Johnny ...
  • GOJIRA to release live DVD and CD: 'The Flesh Alive'

    French progressive metallers GOJIRA are to release a new live DVD with free CD and poster through Mascot Records on 4th June 2012 in the UK and Europe. It contains full live shows from Garorock and Bordeaux plus bonus material from Les Vielles Charrues s...
  • DEATH ANGEL to reissue debut album and play it in its entirety on European tour

    Death Angel's legendary debut album, 'The Ultra-Violence', will be reissued this Summer, with the band set to play it in its entirety on tour in Europe.   The album, originally released in April 1987, was recorded when all of the band's members were ...
  • FURY and FELL ON BLACK DAYS set for Beermageddon!

    Beermageddon has added three more bands to its already impressive line-up.   Providing pure, unadulterated Heavy Metal, Beermageddon Is proud to announce FURY!!!   Fury give the traditional feel of the NWOBHM delivered with the energy of Thrash and ...
  • FIREWIND announce UK and Ireland leg of European tour

    FIREWIND have confirmed the dates of the UK leg of their European tour with LEAVES EYES.   The band, who feature OZZY OSBOURNE guitarist Gus G. within their ranks, will play:   September 13 - Cardiff, UK - Clwb Ifor Bach 14 - Manchester, UK - Moho...