Joey Jordison, Ex-Slipknot Drummer, Dead At 46

The percussionist also performed with Murderdolls and Scar The Martyr.

Joey Jordison [Matt Bishop Photo]

Former Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison has died. He was 46. Jordison’s family released a statement following his passing.

“We are heartbroken to share the news that Joey Jordison, prolific drummer, musician and artist passed away peacefully in his sleep on July 26th, 2021. He was 46. Joey’s death has left us with empty hearts and feelings of indescribable sorrow. To

Volbeat Unleash Cover Of Metallica’s “Don’t Tread On Me”

The song is part of ‘The Metallica Blacklist’ album.

[Volbeat © Matt Bishop Photo]

Multi-platinum Danish rockers Volbeat have unleashed their their version of “Don’t Tread On Me” from the forthcoming album, The Metallica Blacklist. While staying true to the original version, Volbeat indeed put their signature spin on the track. Stream the official music video below.

The Blacklist album features an unprecedented 50+ artists contributing a unique interpretation of their favorite cut from Metallica’s …

Metal Church Frontman Mike Howe Dies At 55

He had been with the band off-and-on since 1988.

Metal Church frontman Mike Howe has died. The news was confirmed by the band on their official Facebook page. He was 55.

It is with our deepest regrets that we must announce the passing of our brother, our friend and true legend of heavy metal music. Mike Howe passed away this morning at his home in Eureka, California. We are devastated and at a loss

Virtual Concerts Are Changing The World of Music

Virtual Concerts Have Changed the World of Music

The rules of entertainment have changed once and for all. In the second decade of the 21st century, people can get VIP access to dozens of concerts, events or other types of shows. All this has become possible because of the hard work of those who saw an opportunity in providing virtual access to popular entertainment events. People from all over the world can attend concerts

The Rolling Stones Announce Rescheduled 2021 No Filter Tour Dates

The band is returning after previously postponing due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Rolling Stones

After previously cancelling their No Filter Tour last year, The Rolling Stones have announced their return to the United States. This fall, the world’s most iconic rock ‘n’ roll band will kick off their 2021 U.S. tour at The Dome in St. Louis, MO. Tickets for the trek are on sale now at rollingstones.com/tour.

Where feasible, a priority offer …

The Killers Announce New Album, Confirm 2022 Tour

‘Pressure Machine’ arrives in August.

The Killers [Danny Clinch]

The Killers will release their seventh studio album, entitled Pressure Machine, on Island Records on August 13, 2021.  The album was co-produced by the band, Shawn Everett, and Jonathan Rado (of Foxygen), all of whom worked together on The Killers’ critically-acclaimed album Imploding The Mirage, released last year.  

When the Covid-19 pandemic shut down the promotional run and worldwide tour for The Killers’ majestic, …

The Mason Pace Band Announce ‘King of Hearts’ EP

The new music video for the title track is out now.

The Mason Pace Band [MPM]

The Mason Pace Band has announced a brand new EP King of Hearts. The record is due out on August 6. Ahead of the release, the band revealed the official music video for the EP’s title track which can be streamed below.

Tickets for the EP release show on August 13 at Crazy Uncle Mike’s in Boca Raton, …

Tesla Announce 2021 Let’s Get Real Tour

The trek kicks off on August 5.

Tesla [Chipster PR]

Multi-platinum rockers Tesla are returning to the road at the end of the summer. The band’s Let’s Get Real Tour kicks off August 5 at the Josephine County Fairgrounds in Grants Pass, OR and wraps up on November 20 at the BancorpSouth Arena in Tupelo, MS. In addition to headlining stops, the tour will include shows with the likes of Styx, Kid Rock, and Lynyrd …

Daughtry, Sevendust, Tremonti Plot 2021 Tour

The trek kicks off on November 3 in Nashville.

Daughtry

Daughtry, Sevendust, and Tremonti are teaming up for a huge 2021 tour. The trek kicks off November 3 at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN and wraps up December 17 at Hard Rock Live in Orlando, FL. Tickets go on sale July 23 HERE.

As previously announced, Sevendust and Tremonti are hitting the road for a handful of dates.

Sevendust [Matt Bishop Photo]

Daughtry Confirm New Album, Reveal First Single

Stream the track “Lioness” now.

Daughtry

Daughtry have announced a brand new studio album Dearly Beloved. The record is set for release on September 17. The band has premiered the album’s first single “Lioness” which can be streamed below.

Fans can pre-order the album now. Personalized autographed copies are also available. Head over to the official Daughtry store HERE.

Daughtry’s last album was 2018’s Cage To Rattle. The record hit No. 10 …

Iron Maiden Unleash New Song “The Writing On The Wall”

It is the band’s first new music in six years.

Iron Maiden

Iron Maiden have unleashed a music video for their epic new song “The Writing on the Wall.” The animated video, directed Nicos Livese, sees Maiden mascot Eddie transformed into a samurai. Stream the official clip below.

Produced by Kevin Shirley, “The Writing on the Wall” was written by frontman Bruce Dickinson and guitarist Adrian Smith.

Maiden bassist and founder Steve Harris was also …

Cinderella Guitarist Jeff LaBar Dies At 58

“Jeff’s memory and music will be with us forever.”

Jeff LaBar

Cinderella guitarist Jeff LaBar has passed away. He as 58 years old. The band, their families and management request privacy at this time. 

“Heavy hearts cannot begin to describe the feeling of losing our brother Jeff,” Cinderella said in a statement. “The bond between us over decades of creating music and touring the world is something that we as a band uniquely shared. Those …