Unwritten Law are set to return with ‘Swan’, their sixth studio album, due out March 29th on Breaksilence Recordings / Suburban Noize Records. The album’s first single is ‘Starships and Apocalypse’. (more…)
Australian rock trio Sick Puppies are set to release Polar Opposite, on March 1, available exclusively at WalMart and all digital retailers. The eight-song release, produced by Rock Mafia, features re-imagined tracks from their smash sophomore release Tri-Polar as well as their first hit “All the Same” from their debut album. (more…)
Black Label Society drummer Will Hunt has left the band with immediate effect. He’ll be replaced by Johnny Kelly of Type O Negative and Danzig fame in Paris tomorrow night, and for the rest of the band’s European tour. A statement says: “Will Hunt is no longer with BLS, and replacing him is Johnny Kelly. Additional information will be announced soon.”
The drummer was handed the accolade during the star-studded ceremony at the O2 Academy in Brixton, where famous friends like Paul McCartney, Jack Black and his Them Crooked Vultures bandmates Josh Homme and John Paul Jones paid tribute to the rocker in video messages. (more…)
Seether announced tour dates last week in support of their upcoming album ‘Holding on to Strings Better Left to Fray‘ which is due out on May 24th. The first single “Country Song” is due on iTunes March 8th. (more…)
Taking the gig means Ozzy now has “the power to command you to attend Record Store Day” (in his words).
Record Store Day 2011 will take place at independent music retailers on April 16. Each store will feature a bevy of exclusive vinyl and CD singles, EPs and albums. As ambassador, Ozzy won’t be left out. A 7″ vinyl release for “Flying High Again” and “I Don’t Know” (live) will be one of the items available.
The inaugural Revolt Tour 2011 will be headlined by Hollywood Undead and will feature special guests 10 Years, Drive A and New Medicine. (more…)
The 2-disc set, which includes a CD plus bonus DVD, features performances captured during the band’s 2009-2010 World Tour in support of their album, “21st Century Breakdown.“ (more…)
On Thursday Slash Confirms Corey Taylor Velvet Revolver Rumors was a top story. Here is the recap: (Rock News Desk) Slash has admitted the rumours about Corey Taylor being involved with Velvet Revolver are true – but a final decision has yet to be made. (more…)