Pearl Jam Joined Onstage By Jay-Z At Made In America Festival [Video]
It was a rock and rap collision last night (Sept. 2) in the City of Brotherly Love when Pearl Jam were joined onstage by rapper (and festival creator/curator) Jay-Z for his 2004 smash hit ’99 Problems.’ Pearl Jam were headlining the final night of the first-ever Made in America Festival, held in Philadelphia, when this meeting of musical minds took place.
Geoff Tate Reveals His New Queensryche Lineup
The battle for Queensryche rages on. After being booted from the band earlier this year and then engaging in legal battles with the former members over the rights to the name, former Queensryche singer Geoff Tate has posted the lineup for his version of the band. This situation is turning into a soap opera.
Phil Anselmo Issues Video Update During Hurricane Isaac [NSFW-Video]
Down frontman and metal icon Philip Anselmo issued a video update while smack dab in the middle of Hurricane Isaac in Louisiana. Anselmo initially issued the clip a few days ago, but the audio quality was poor and indiscernible. It has since been republished with better audio quality. Of course, Anselmo’s description of the storm was peppered with eff bombs, but he provided a first-person perspec
Deftones Announce New Album ‘Koi No Yokan’ + Fall 2012 Tour With Scars On Broadway
Deftones have confirmed that their seventh studio album is titled ‘Koi No Yokan,’ and it will be released on Nov. 13. The ‘Tones, who spent a chunk of their summer on the road with System of a Down, will support ‘Koi No Yokan’ with a headline tour. They will be joined by special guests Scars on Broadway, featuring SOAD guitarist Daron Malakian.
All That Remains, ‘Stand Up (Stand Up)’ – Song Review
All That Remains, who have been in the news a bit lately due to singer Phil Labonte’s outspoken comments and controversial opinions on gun control and Tom Morello, have dropped their new single ‘Stand Up (Stand Up)’ from the upcoming disc ‘A War You Cannot Win.’ The verdict? It’s another ATR song primed for rock radio.
Delhi, Louisiana School Forcing Students Suspected Of Being Pregnant To Take Tests — Is It Fair? [POLL]
If the administration at the Delhi Charter School in Delhi, Louisiana suspects a student of being pregnant, they are forcing the girls to take pregnancy tests.
Phil Anselmo Discusses New Down EP, Reveals Cover Songs May Exist In Pantera Vaults
Philip Anselmo is gearing up for the release of Down‘s upcoming ‘Down IV Part I – The Purple EP‘ on Sept. 18, and he insists that none of the members of the NOLA sludge band put any pressure on themselves regarding the release. He also shared that while the Pantera vaults have been emptied as a result of the 20th anniversary reissues of ‘Cowboys From Hell’ and ‘Vulgar Display of Power,’ he did rev
Green Day To Release Eight-CD Box Set On September 4
If you’re a Green Day fan, then the next several months are going to be good ones for you, as the band is flooding the marketplace with material. Not all of it is new, either. Ahead of the trio’s upcoming trilogy -’Green Day ¡Uno!’ (Sept. 25), ‘Green Day ¡Dos!’ (Nov. 13) and ‘Green Day ¡Tré!’ (Jan. 15)- the band is also planning a career-spanning, eight-CD box set, due Sept. 4.
Deftones Debut New Song ‘Roller Derby’ In Hollywood [Video]
Hot on the heels of premiering the new song ‘Rosemary,’ Deftones shared another new jam called ‘Roller Derby.
Watch the Most Epic Stage Dives in Rock Music [Video]
Stage diving. It’s an art and not really a science. Actually, we take that back. It is an art and a science, since biology factors in when the adrenaline takes over. That means that listening to one’s brain often goes out the window, all in the name of ROCK! Music is a powerful motivator, and as you can see from this mash-up video of epic stage dives, compiled by our friends at Loudwire, music can
Geoff Tate Issues Another Detailed Legal Response in Queensryche Case
The mudslinging in the Geoff Tate vs. the rest of the members of Queensryche lawsuit continues. Remaining ‘Rychers Michael Wilton, Eddie Jackson and Scott Rockenfield want to continue on as Queensryche with a new singer, while Tate is trying to stop them from using the name. The remaining members filed a response to Tate’s motion to deny their plans, and now, Tate filed another reply declaration l
Marilyn Manson Addresses Rumors That He’s Dating Avril Lavigne
Marilyn Manson‘s dating life is a hot topic. A few months ago, an aspiring filmmaker announced that she was engaged to the shock rocker, which was news to the singer himself. Then a story began circulating that he was dating Canadian pop punk princess Avril Lavigne, which Manson has sort of refuted. Put simply: He’s bored with the not-so-creative rumors. He likes the out-there ones. While Manson s
Hellyeah Streaming ‘Band of Brothers’ In Full
Fresh off their recent premiere of the song ‘Drink Drank Drunk‘ here at Loudwire, Hellyeah are now streaming their brand new album ‘Band of Brothers,’ which drops July 17, in full. You can listen to every single one of the album’s 11 tracks by clicking the button below.
The Cult Involved In Terrifying Bus Crash In Croatia
The Cult were involved in a bus crash in Europe this week while traveling in the early morning hours from Split, Croatia, to Ljubijana, Slovenia. Thankfully, there were no fatalities or very serious injuries, but frontman Ian Astbury was pretty banged up in the accident. Judging from the vocalist’s description of the events, things could have been a lot worse, as the bus nearly went over an 80-foo
Zakk Wylde And Wife Welcome Son Sabbath Page
Guitar god Zakk Wylde is a proud papa again. Wylde and his lovely wife Barbaranne welcomed their fourth child, son Sabbath Page Wielandt Wylde, into the world last night (July 4). That’s quite the rock ‘n’ roll name, isn’t it?
Motley Crue ‘Sex’ Single Drops July 17
It’s time to have ‘Sex‘ with Motley Crue on July 17! That’s when the band’s brand new single, dubbed ‘Sex,’ will officially be made available for fans.
Linkin Park ‘Living Things’ Debuts At No. 1
Congrats are in order once again for Linkin Park. The band’s fifth album ‘Living Things’ has landed atop the Billboard Top 200 chart. That’s quite a Fourth of July present for the group.
Metallica Frontman James Hetfield Unveils Limited Edition Sunglasses
Rock ‘n’ roll and fashion are forever linked. Most self-respecting rockers sport t-shirts (or at least patches!) with their favorite band logos. Some even wear band tattoos, which are an accessory of the more permanent sort. Musicians often do the same. Now, Metallica frontman James Hetfield, who has always boasted an evolving yet infinitely cool look, which has settled into a rockabilly style at
Anthrax’s Scott Ian Worries About Implications Of Touring Europe Due To Randy Blythe Arrest
The arrest of Lamb of God singer Randy Blythe, who was incarcerated in Prague in the Czech Republic and charged with manslaughter stemming back to a 2010 incident where a fan named Daniel N. died from injuries he sustained after having some sort of altercation with Blythe, the details of which are not abundantly clear, has far-reaching effects already. It has musicians like Anthrax‘s Scott Ian and
Take the ‘Great Male Survey’ To Kill Some Time At Work
AskMen.com is launching the Great Male Survey of 2012, and if you view yourself as such a dude, then start plugging in your answers for the “Men in 2012” portion of the three-part pre-survey. Yes, that might sound like a bit of work, but trust us, it’s more interesting than your actual job.