Posts Tagged ‘music-report’

Daily Reload: Black Sabbath, Bullet for My Valentine + More

Kevin Winter, Getty Images Here’s a look at the top stories of the day on Loudwire and around the Web: – Great news for Black Sabbath fans! The heavy metal icons have finished recording their new album, have started to plot their next world tour and as an added bonus, there is a positive update on guitarist Tony Iommi’s health. [ Loudwire ] – Exclusive: Bullet for My Valentine showcase the screams from their upcoming album ‘Temper Temper.’ [ Loudwire ] – Stone Sour reveal ‘House of Gold & Bones Part 2′ release date and offer details on the album’s first single. [ Loudwire ] – The championship round of the Loudwire Rock Bowl is here with Pantera taking on Metallica . Vote now! [ Loudwire ] – Soundgarden , Alice in Chains , Deftones and more to play 2013 Carolina Rebellion Festival. [ Loudwire ] – Aerosmith singer Steven Tyler dresses in drag for surprise return to ‘American Idol.’ [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – Guns N’ Roses singer Axl Rose suffers setback in lawsuit against Activision. [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – Radiohead’s Thom Yorke DJs New York fashion event for Rag & Bone. [ ] – The Misfits share full album stream + announce in-store signings in New York City and New Jersey. [ Rock Music Report ]

Daily Reload: Alice in Chains, Randy Blythe + More

Facebook: Alice in Chains Here’s a look at the top stories of the day on Loudwire and around the Web: – Alice in Chains have announced a new string of U.S. tour dates for the spring. Check out where the rock giants will be performing here! [ Loudwire ] – Lamb of God vocalist Randy Blythe is soon to stand trial in the Czech Republic for manslaughter. The case has been the subject of great controversy for months, and Blythe has revealed that he’s “getting mentally ready” for his court appearance. [ Loudwire ] – We’ve put together the most hideous bunch of rock tattoos ever assembled in history! Check out the 25 Worst Rock Tattoos of All Time here. [ Loudwire ] – Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine has started a soup kitchen and Christian ministry in Haiti that will feed thousands of meals every day. Find out more here. [ Loudwire ] – Disturbed singer David Draiman confirms released date for new band Device’s self-titled debut album. [ Loudwire ] – It was 35 years ago today that the Sex Pistols broke up. Read more about the legendary moment in music history here. [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – The Ultimate Classic Rock Bow is in Round 2, and one of the website’s battles is between Guns N’ Roses and Led Zeppelin. Vote for your favorite here! [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – Senses Fail announce fifth studio album ‘Renacer’ to released on March 26. [ Rock Music Report ] – 5 Albums Recorded for Less Than a Grand [ ] – Metallica to headline Japan’s Summer Sonic Fest. [ Ultimate Metallica ]

Daily Reload: Vince Neil, Anthrax + More

Tenth Street Entertainment Here’s a look at the top stories of the day on Loudwire and around the Web: – Motley Crue singer Vince Neil battled with some of his Twitter followers about gun control following the horrific Newtown Elementary School shooting. [ Loudwire ] – Anthrax have been named as the headlining act for the 2013 Metal Alliance tour with support from Municipal Waste , Exodus and more. Anthrax will also be playing one of their classic albums in its entirety. [ Loudwire ] – Exclusive: In This Moment release Sluggo Remix of their song ‘Blood.’ [ Loudwire ] – Machine Head ‘s Robb Flynn struck by taxi in New York City and later slams All That Remains onstage for an additional issue. [ Loudwire ] – Hatebreed vocalist and Connecticut resident Jamey Jasta offers heartfelt comments on the recent school shooting. [ Loudwire ] – Jason Newsted posts letter revealing his self-titled band’s ‘Metal’ EP. [ Ultimate Metallica ] – KISS characters to star in 2013 individual comic book issues. [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – 49 Years Ago: First Beatles airplay on American radio. Find out which song it was here. [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – Nirvana reunion rumors are “nonsense” according to rep of Dave Grohl. [ ] – Social Distortion announce additional West Coast dates. [ Rock Music Report ]

Daily Reload: Alter Bridge, Linkin Park + More

Alter Bridge Facebook Here’s a look at the top stories of the day on Loudwire and around the Web: – Alter Bridge have announced that they plan to release a new album and embark on a world tour in 2013. [ Loudwire ] – Linkin Park are set to play only one live show in 2013. Find out where you can see them here. [ Loudwire ] – Zakk Wylde is recording a Hurricane Sandy benefit song with members of Sevendust and Candlebox . [ Loudwire ] – Lacuna Coil have released a new music video for ‘End of Time.’ Check it out here. [ Loudwire ] – All Shall Perish guitarist Ben Orum has announced his departure from the band. Orum has also joined a new band who will be releasing an album on Jan. 1, 2013. [ Loudwire ] – Metallica offer fans another sneak peek of ‘Quebec Magnetic’ with a video of the band performing ‘Damage, Inc.’ live. [ Ultimate Metallica ] – Musical legend Ravi Shankar has passed away at the age of 92. Slash , the Who + more react on Twitter. [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – 42 years ago: Jim Morrison plays his final show with the Doors. [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – Rocket From the Crypt announce reunion tour. [ ] – Fleetwood Mac announce expanded + deluxe ‘Rumours’ reissue [ Rock Music Report ]

Daily Reload: Metallica, Anthrax + More

Valerie Macon, Getty Images Here’s a look at the top stories of the day on Loudwire and around the Web: – Metallica say yes to offering their music via Spotify as drummer Lars Ulrich and former Napster foe Sean Parker make peace. [ Loudwire ] – Anthrax have been nominated for the Best Hard Rock / Metal Performance category. Find out what drummer Charlie Benante had to say about it in an exclusive interview. Guitarist Scott Ian has also announced a solo ‘Speaking Words’ tour. [ Loudwire ] – Sully Erna has announced that Godsmack plan to take a year-long vacation throughout 2013. [ Loudwire ] – Our exclusive coverage of the 2012 Shiprocked cruise continues with a recap of Day Four featuring Filter , Korn , Sevendust + more. [ Loudwire ] – Motley Crue singer Vince Neil is set to soar in the new reality TV series ‘Vince Neil Escapes.’ [ Loudwire ] – Metallica christmas light show powered by ‘Creeping Death,’ ‘Battery’ + More. [ Ultimate Metallica ] – Paul McCartney thinks ‘Meat Free Monday’ could help save the planet. [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – 43 Years Ago: Rolling Stones Altamont Speedway concert end in homicide. [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – 18 Years Ago: Pearl Jam ‘s ‘Vitalogy’ album was released. [ ] – Queens of the Stone Age ‘s Josh Homme discusses “Deeper, Richer, Stranger” new album. [ Rock Music Report ]

Daily Reload: Stone Sour + Papa Roach, Loudwire Music Awards + More

Mary Ouellette, (2) – North America, it’s your turn! Stone Sour and Papa Roach are bringing their co-headlining tour stateside in 2013. [ Loudwire ] – The 2012 Loudwire Music Awards voting continues with the addition of several newly revealed categories. [ Loudwire ] – Guitarist Brian ‘Head’ Welch says the timing is right to reunite with Korn for some upcoming gigs. [ Loudwire ] – Metallica tease their ‘Quebec Magnetic’ DVD with the new ‘Master of Puppets’ performance video. [ Loudwire ] – Mastodon are writing music for next summer’s ‘Monsters Inc.’ prequel, ‘Monsters University.’ [ Loudwire ] – The dates for Mountain Jam 2013 have been revealed. Check out a list of the Top 10 Mountain Jam performances. [ ] – The Rolling Stones ‘ Mick Jagger and Keith Richards discuss their complicated relationship. [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – Fleetwood Mac intend on releasing three songs before their 2013 tour. [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – Twisted Sister have revealed plans for a Hurricane Sandy benefit show. [ Rock Music Report ]

Daily Reload: Best Rock and Metal Songs of 2012 + More

Liz Ramanand, Loudwire – We’ve put together our definitive list of the 10 Best Rock Songs of 2012. Did your favorite track make the list? Find out here. [ Loudwire ] – For those of you like your music a bit heavier, we’ve also got our choices for the 10 Best Metal Songs of 2012. Check it out here. [ Loudwire ] – Lamb of God drummer Chris Adler discusses ‘Resolution’ + plans for the band’s next album. [ Loudwire ] – In Slash news, a man attempted to sell the guitarist’s old driver license for $50,000 on the reality show ‘Pawn Stars.’ Did he pocket some big bucks? Find out here. [ Loudwire ] – GWAR front-thing Oderus Urungus talks new guitarist Pustulus Maximus, the band’s upcoming album, Hurricane Sandy + more. [ Loudwire ] – We’ve all heard Metallica ‘s ‘The Memory Remains,’ but do you know the story behind the track? Read all about the song’s back story here. [ Ultimate Metallica ] – Rock ‘n’ roll legends Motorhead are asking their fans not to buy their new record. Find out why here. [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – Neil Young + Crazy Horse join the long list of bands playing at the Hurricane Sandy Benefit Concert. [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – Amanda Palmer is set to perform Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’ at a New Year’s Eve show. [ ] – Meshuggah announce 2013 North American tour dates. [ Rock Music Report ]