Judas Priest Release Jewelry Collaboration With The Great Frog

Photo Courtesy of The Great Frog

(TRR) Heavy metal icons Judas Priest have collaborated with bespoke jeweler The Great Frog for two signature rings. The pieces commemorate some of the band’s legendary album art. They are available now as part of The Great Frog’s Collaborations Collection.

“It is with great pleasure and excitement we announce the release of our TGF x Judas Priest collaboration,” a statement from The Great Frog read. “Inspired by some of …

Woodstock 50 Has Officially Been Cancelled

(TRR) – After a long series of setbacks, the highly-anticipated 50th anniversary celebration of the original Woodstock has been canceled, as first reported by Variety. The three day festival was originally slated to take place on August 16-18 in Watkins Glen, NY. High on the bill wererock and alternative acts The Killers, Santana, The Raconteurs, Dead & Company, The Black Keys, Imagine Dragons, and Cage The Elephant.

Other featured acts include Robert

Badflower Plot U.S. Headline Tour



Badflower [© Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – Badflower have announced a fall U.S. headline tour. The 28-city trek kicks off on September 28 with an appearance at Louder Than Life in Louisville, KY and wraps up on November 2 at the Rex Theatrein Pittsburg, PA. The tour is in continued support of their critically-acclaimed debut album OK, I’M SICK.

Spotify Fan First presale and VIP presale available today with general on-sale beginning August 2 …

Staind Announce Northeast Headlining Show

Multi-platinum rock outfit Staind have announced a Northeast headlining show. The Massachusetts natives will perform at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT on Saturday, October 5. It will be the band’s only Northeast performance this year.

Tickets for the general public go on sale Friday August 2 at 10am ET HERE, but fans can use the code STAIND19 to gain access to a special Artist Presale that runs July 31 to August 1.

Last …

Deftones Announce Second Installment Of Self-Curated Festival



(TRR) – Deftones have announced the second installment of their self-curated festival Dia De Los Deftones. The event will take place at Petco Park in San Diego, CA on November 2. Set to perform are CHVRCHES, Gojira, JPEGMafia, Hum, Youth Code, and Brutus.

Tickets go on sale Friday, August 2 at 10AM PT HERE.

“It’s with great excitement that we announce the return of Dia De …

The Early November Announce New Album ‘Lilac’

Early November

The Early November

(TRR) – The Early November have announced their brand new studio album Lilac. The LP set to be released on September 27 via Rise Records.  Pre-orders are available now alongside a brand new video for lead single “Hit By A Car (In Euphoria)HERE.

The band’s first album since 2015’s ImbueLilac represents a shift towards a more pop-centric sound while preserving the raw vulnerability that …

Soundgarden Release New Live Album


Soundgarden [Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – Seminal rock act Soundgarden have released a new live album called Live From The Artists Den. The LP contains 29 live tracks recorded at the historic Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles back in 2013. The entire album can be streamed below.

Also out today is a full-length concert film of the performance.

“We were very proud and excited to document the performance of our new material from King

Clutch and Killswitch Engage Are Interesting Co-Headliners, But Rock Is Rock

Clutch [© Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – One of the more interesting co-headlining tour is currently trekking across North America. Last night, groove rockers Clutch and metal giants Killswitch Engage stopped at the newly re-branded Wind Creek Event Center (formerly Sands Event Center) in Bethlehem, PA. The tour seems like an odd pairing at first, but rock is rock, and it works. Both acts are playing big rooms together, and their respective fans are coming …

Saint Asonia Release New Single Featuring Sully Erna

Saint Asonia
Saint Asonia

Saint Asonia

(TRR) – Saint Asonia have unleashed a brand new single “The Hunted. The track features a guest vocal appearance from Godsmack frontman Sully Erna. The official lyric video can be streamed below.

The single is from Saint Asonia’s forthcoming album Flawed Design. The album is due out this fall via Spinefarm Records/UMG. The band worked with producer Brian Sperber (Alter Bridge, Staind) on the …

Led Zeppelin Bassist John Paul Jones Announces New Project, Live Shows

John Paul Jones [Getty Images]

(TRR) – Famed Led Zeppelin bassist John Paul Jones has announced a new musical project called Sons of Chipolte. The act consists of Jones on piano and electronics, and Finnish musician Anssi Karttunen on cello and electronics. The duo will be accompanied by Jim O’Rourke of Sonic Youth and Otomo Yoshihide of Ground Zero.

The band will make their live debut in Japan this fall. The first performances …

Crobot Premiere New Music Video For “Low Life”

Crobot [© Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – Crobot have premiered a new music video for their single “Low Life. The track is from their forthcoming album Motherbrain which arrives August 23 via Mascot Label Group. The official clip can be streamed below.

The band officially announced their fourth studio LP last month. It will be available on CD, Dark Purple Vinyl, Marble/Pink Purple Vinyl, and via digital download. Guitarist Chris Bishop illustrated the …

John Mayer, Stretching His Legs On A Summer Tour, Is Still Sharp

John Mayer [© Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – While he’s not pushing a new record, John Mayer decided to get out and stretch his legs this summer. The guitar guru is touring for the heck of it, and still packing arenas. Last night was #MayerMonday at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, and John treated fans with a new stage setup.

Across the street, Philadelphia’s football stadium Lincoln Financial Field was already buzzing. Rock ‘n’ roll …

Five Finger Death Punch Announce Fall North American Tour

Five Finger Death Punch Inkcarceration 2019

Five Finger Death Punch Inkcarceration 2019

Five Finger Death Punch performing in 2014. [© Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – Five Finger Death Punch are hitting the road this fall in North America. The arena tour kicks off on November 1 with back-to-back performances at The Joint at Hard Rock Casino in Las Vegas, NV and wrap up on December 15 at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, IA. Three Days Grace, Bad Wolves, and Fire From The Gods will …

Alice Cooper, Halestorm Kick Off 2019 Summer Tour

Alice Cooper [© Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – Last night at the PPL Center in Allentown, PA, shock rock icon Alice Cooper and GRAMMY-Award winning rockers Halestorm kicked off their 2019 summer tour with special guests Motionless In White. The three acts proved to be a solid bill, with a diverse group of fans coming together to rock out with two Pennsylvania rock heavyweights and a living legend. The venue, having hosted Rob Zombie and …

Foo Fighters Release ‘Live In London’ EP

Foo Fighters [© Brantley Guttierez]

(TRR) – Foo Fighters have unveiled a brand new live EP 00111125 – Live In London. The 6-song offering contains some of the band’s biggest hits including “The Pretender,” “These Days,” “Everlong,” and others. The EP is available now for streaming across all major platforms HERE.

1. The Pretender
2. White Limo
3. Arlandria
4. Walk
5. These Days
6. Everlong

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Cold Announce First U.S. Tour In Nearly A Decade


(TRR) – Cold are returning to the road this summer for the first time in nearly a decade. The Broken Human Tour kicks off on August 29 at the Debonair Music Hall in Teaneck, NJ and wraps on October 20 at the Manchester Music Hall in Lexington, KY. Awake For Days and University Drive will support Cold on the run.

Tickets and VIP Packages go on sale this Friday, July 19 via ColdArmy.com.…

Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson Giving Summer A Shock On Twins Of Evil Tour

Rob Zombie [Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – The summer concert scene is getting a bit of a shock this year, as horror rock icons Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson are teaming up once again for another installment of their landmark Twins of Evil Tour. Last night, the artists set up shop at the PPL Center in Allentown, PA for the second stop of the trek. The up-and-coming alternative outfit Palaye Royale started the evening’s festivities.…

The 1975 Announce Fall U.S. Tour Dates

The 1975 U.S. Tour 2019

The 1975 U.S. Tour 2019

The 1975 on their first U.S. Tour. [© Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – Pop-rock champions The 1975 are returning to the U.S. this fall. On November 16, the band will kick off a brief five-date jaunt across the country at the BB&T Pavilion in Camden, NJ. The tour wraps up on December 1 at the 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, CO. Tickets will be available for purchase HERE.

The 1975 – U.S. Tour 2014 [Review

Dragonforce Plot 2019 North American Tour

(TRR) – International extreme power metal superstars Dragoforce have announced live dates in the US, Canada, UK, and Europe starting this fall and running through early 2020. Following a summer festival run, Dragonforce will kick off their North American headlining tour October 1 at Encore in Tucson, Arizona. The trek will make its way through nearly a dozen cities, coming to a close October 12 at in Ventura, California. Support will be provided by Dance

Slayer Announce Last Leg Of Final Tour

Slayer Final World Tour

Slayer perform at Santander Arena on the first leg of their Final World Tour. [Matt Bishop Photo]

[TRR] – Thrash metal titans Slayer have announced the last leg of their Final World Tour. The U.S. trek – dubbed ‘The Final Campaign’ – begins on November 2 at Explore Asheville Arena in Asheville, NC and comes to a fiery end on November 30 at the legendary Forum in Los Angeles, CA. Over the last year …

Alter Bridge Unveil Music Video For New Single “Would You Rather”

Alter Bridge Would You Rather Video

Alter Bridge [© Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – Hard rock heavyweights Alter Bridge have unveiled the official music video for “Would You Rather. The track is the first single from the band’s upcoming sixth studio effort Walk The Sky which drops October 18 via Napalm Records. The video can be streamed below.

The band have extensive tour plans lined up to support the new record. Beginning in September, the band will tour …

Motionless In White Unveil Music Video For New Single

Motionless In White

Motionless In White [© Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – Motionless In White have unveiled the official music video for “Brand New Numb” which is featured on their acclaimed new album, Disguise.  The clip was directed by Max Moore and can be streamed below.

Earlier this month Motionless In White released their new album DISGUISE, which debuted at #4 on Billboard’s “Top Album Sales” chart, while also claiming #2 on the “Hard Rock Albums” …

Korn Announce New Album ‘The Nothing’, Share First Single

Korn [© Matt Bishop Photo for The Rock Revival]

(TRR) – Heavy music icons Korn have announced a brand new studio album The Nothing. The album is set for release on September 13 via Roadrunner/Elektra. In addition to the album announcement, Korn have also released the disc’s first single “You’ll Never Find Me. The official visualizer for the track can be streamed below.

Korn frontman Jonathan Davis says of the …

Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine Diagnosed With Throat Cancer

Megadeth Dave Mustaine

Megadeth [Matt Bishop Photo for The Rock Revival]

(TRR) – Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine has been diagnosed with throat cancer. The thrash guitar icon revealed the news on Monday in a post on his official social media accounts. According to Mustaine, he has already begun a treatment plan that has a 90% success rate.

“I’ve been diagnosed with throat cancer. It’s clearly something to be respected and faced head on – but I’ve faced obstacles

Crobot Announce New Studio Album ‘Motherbrain’


Crobot [© Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – Hard rock juggernauts Crobot have officially announced their fourth studio LP. The forthcoming album Motherbrain is set for release on August 23. It will be available on CD, Dark Purple Vinyl, Marble/Pink Purple Vinyl, and via digital download. Guitarist Chris Bishop illustrated the album’s cover art.

“Beardos of the Crobot nebula, rejoice,” the band said in a statement. “We are delighted to announce the arrival of Motherbrain on …

Shiprocked Cruise 2020 Lineup Announced

Alter Bridge [© Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – The ShipRocked Cruise 2020 lineup is here. Next February, hard rock giants Alter Bridge and GRAMMY-Award winners Halestorm will set sail on the eleventh installment of the floating festival. The rest of the ship’s crew will consist of Black Stone Cherry, Living Colour, Of Mice & Men, Beartooth, Bad Flower, Asking Alexandria, and others.

The Carnival Valor departs from New Orleans, LA on February 1, …

Collective Soul, Gin Blossoms Kick Off 2019 U.S. Tour

Collective Soul [Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – Last night at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, alt-rock juggernauts Collective Soul kicked off their Now’s The Time Tour with special guests Gin Blossoms. The two seminal acts packed the Sound Waves venue at the Hard Rock. The trek celebrates the 25th anniversary of Collective Soul’s debut album Hints Allegations and Things Left Unsaid.

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The Hives, Refused Kick Off Swedish Scream Tour

(TRR) – Swedish rock mainstays The Hives and Refused kicked off their Official Swedish Scream Tour last night in Philadelphia. The two seminal acts played full sets for a packed Franklin Music Hall crowd. The energetic performances saw both frontmen make their way into the crowd, letting fans sing along into the microphones.

The post The Hives, Refused Kick Off Swedish Scream Tour appeared first on The Rock Revival.…

Bloody Hammers Reveal New Single “From Beyond The Grave”

Bloody Hammers
Bloody Hammers

Bloody Hammers

(TRR) – Bloody Hammers have released the official music video for their new single “From Beyond The Grave.” The track is from the horror rock duo’s upcoming album The Summoning which drops on June 28 via Napalm Records. The clip can be streamed below.

The post Bloody Hammers Reveal New Single “From Beyond The Grave” appeared first on The Rock Revival.…

Welcome To Rockville 2019 Day 3

The ninth annual Welcome To Rockville Festival expanded to 3 days in 2019, spread out across Jacksonville, Florida’s Metropolitan Park along the St John’s River. Fans were treated to eats rom the following local and regional restaurants and food trucks: Barrique, The Bread and Board, BC Taco, Brucci’s Pizza, Cely’s Filipino Cuisine, Chinchilla’s Eatz on the Streetz, Dos Vatos Tacos, Eli’s BBQ, Gouda Boys, Grumpy’s Homemade Ice Cream, Guanabana Ice Pops, Island Noodles, Mama’s Food …

Welcome To Rockville 2019 Day 2

The ninth annual Welcome To Rockville Festival expanded to 3 days in 2019, spread out across Jacksonville, Florida’s Metropolitan Park along the St John’s River. Fans were treated to eats rom the following local and regional restaurants and food trucks: Barrique, The Bread and Board, BC Taco, Brucci’s Pizza, Cely’s Filipino Cuisine, Chinchilla’s Eatz on the Streetz, Dos Vatos Tacos, Eli’s BBQ, Gouda Boys, Grumpy’s Homemade Ice Cream, Guanabana Ice Pops, Island Noodles, Mama’s Food …

Welcome To Rockville 2019 Day 1

The ninth annual Welcome To Rockville Festival expanded to 3 days in 2019, spread out across Jacksonville, Florida’s Metropolitan Park along the St John’s River. Fans were treated to eats rom the following local and regional restaurants and food trucks: Barrique, The Bread and Board, BC Taco, Brucci’s Pizza, Cely’s Filipino Cuisine, Chinchilla’s Eatz on the Streetz, Dos Vatos Tacos, Eli’s BBQ, Gouda Boys, Grumpy’s Homemade Ice Cream, Guanabana Ice Pops, Island Noodles, Mama’s Food …

Black Pistol Fire, Emily Wolfe, Evan Konrad Bring Bluesy Riffs On 2019 Tour

Black Pistol Fire at Underground Arts in Philadelphia [Matt Bishop Photo for AEG/The Bowery Presents]

(TRR) – Dynamic rock duo Black Pistol Fire are currently trekking across the country on their 2019 tour. The Austin, TX natives have along with them some supremely talented up-and-comers in Emily Wolfe and Evan Konrad. Wolfe is a certified blues guitar guitar virtuoso who was slaying some killer riffs, while Konrad is a multi-talented vocalist who played both …

L.A. Natives Static-X and DevilDriver Co-Headline Two Southern California Shows

Los Angeles Natives Static-X and DevilDriver Return to Southern California for Two Co-Headlining Shows!
Catch STATIC-X & DEVILDRIVER July 25 in Santa Ana and July 26 in Los Angeles
Thursday, July 25
Static-X & DevilDriver @ The Observatory
Co-Headlining Wisconsin Death Trip 20th Anniversary Tour
w/Dope, Wednesday 13 & Raven Black
3503 South Harbor Boulevard
Santa Ana, CA
Doors: 7:00/Show: 8:00
Friday, July 26
Static-X & DevilDriver @ Catch One
Co-Headlining Wisconsin

Mudd Fest 2019: Puddle of Mudd, Saliva, Trapt, Saving Abel, Tantric

Mudd Fest 2019 is off to a rousing start. The tour features 5 of the biggest rock bands of the 2000’s – Puddle of Mudd, Saliva, Trapt, Saving Abel, and Tantric. The tour rocked the House of Blues in San Diego, California on April 21, 2019.

Very few tours feature so much talent performing so many great songs that you already know by heart. Each band attacked their set with high energy and passion, matched …

New Documentary Celebrates Creation of Led Zeppelin

Studio group portrait of Led Zeppelin, London, 1968. Clockwise from left: John Bonham, John Paul Jones, Robert Plant, Jimmy Page.

Photo by Dick Barnatt / Redferns (Getty Images)

Now in post-production, the as yet untitled Led Zeppelin documentary, directed by Bernard MacMahon, celebrates the world’s best-selling rock band on their fiftieth anniversary. The documentary traces the journeys of the four members through the music scene of the 1960s, their meeting in the

Like Machines Premiere Video For Debut Single “Kaiser”

Like Machines
Like Machines

Like Machines

Atlanta hard rock trio Like Machines have released the official music video for their debut single “Kaiser. The lyrics describe the brutality of war from all sides in a non-politically charged way. The clip can be streamed below.

Like Machines are comprised of vocalist/guitarist Andrew Evans, bassist Tanner Hendon, and drummer Cheney Brannon.  Both Evans and Hendon are former members of The Stir. Like Machines are currently in …

Shinedown Releases Powerful Piano Version of ‘GET UP’

Shinedown, led by powerhouse front man Brent Smith, has been at the top of their game and the charts with their new album ATTENTION ATTENTION (PRESS HERE to listen), out now via Atlantic Records, which simultaneously hit #1 on 3 Billboard Rock Charts and debuted Top 5 on the Billboard 200. The album, which has received major media praise and has fortified their place as one of rock’s most successful …

Shinedown Release Stunning Piano Version Of Anthemic Single ‘Get Up’

Photo credit: Sanjay Parikh

(TRR) Shinedown has released a stunning new piano version of their anthemic single “GET UP,” which has become a crossover hit and is about to break into the Top 30 at Hot AC after spending several weeks at #1 on Billboard’s Mainstream Rock Songs Chart. The new stripped-down version, propelled by the undeniable power of frontman Brent Smith’s voice, shines a light on the song’s urgent and universal message of hope, …

Slash Reveals New Video For “Boulevard of Broken Hearts”

Slash Boulevard of Broken Hearts

Slash featuring Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators [Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – Guitar icon Slash has released a new music video for “Boulevard of Broken Hearts. The official video premiered via Download Festival. The song, featuring Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators, is from his latest studio LP Living The Dream. The album debuted at #27 on the Billboard Top 200 last September.

Footage for the “Boulevard of Broken Hearts” video …

Real Street Hip Hop Festival Coming to Orange County

Orange County’s Largest Hip Hop Event
Featuring A$AP Rocky, Future, Migos, Meek Mill,
Big Sean, Miguel, Rae Sremmurd, 2 Chainz & More
With Additional Special Guests To Be Announced Soon
Plus Attractions, Insane Production & Activations Including
Big Boy’s Neighborhood, West Coast Customs Car Show,
Artist Alley, Live Murals, Graffiti Walls & More
Saturday, August 10 & Sunday, August 11
At Honda Center Grounds In Anaheim, CA
Tickets On Sale Now at www.RealStreetFest.com

Angels & Airwaves Release New Single, Announce U.S. Tour

Angels & Airwaves 2019
Angels & Airwaves 2019

Angesl & Airwaves

(TRR) – Angels & Airwaves have returned with a new single “Rebel Girl,” which can be streamed below. The band have also announced their first run of live shows in seven years. The tour kicks off on September 4 at the Marquee Theatre in Phoenix, AZ and wraps up on 10/4 at the House of Blues in San Diego.

Tickets go on sale this Friday, May 3 at 12pm local time HERE

Woodstock 50th Anniversary Festival Canceled

Woodstock 50 has been canceled. The recently announced anniversary festival which featured headliners The Killers, Dead & Company, and Jay-Z, will no longer be taking place. Dentsu Aegis Network, a digital marketing and media firm headquartered in London and owned by the Japanese media firm Dentsu, was the principle investor for the festival. The company released a statement on Monday regarding the cancelation.

“It’s a dream for agencies to work …

Nickelback Announce 2019 Tour Dates



(TRR) – Rock radio juggernauts Nickelback are hitting the road this summer for a string of headlining and festival dates across North American. The brief tour kicks off on July 6 at SMS Stadium in Fort McMurry, AB and wraps up on August 24 at the Mark G. Etess Arena at Hard Rock Casino & Resort in Atlantic City, NJ. The band are also set to perform at Festival de Montgolfieres De Gatineau on …

Stray Cats Celebrate 40 Years with New Album and Tour





The STRAY CATS–all revved up and red hot–have released “Rock It Off,” a new song and video from their upcoming album 40, out May

John 5 and Nita Strauss Shred Sold Out Brick By Brick

John 5 and the Creatures finished their Invasion 2019 tour at the Brick By Brick in San Diego, California on April 14, 2019. World famous guitarist John 5 toured in support of his upcoming instrumental album ‘Invasion’. Bassist Ian Ross and drummer Logan Miles Nix are the creatures laying down the rhythm for one of the most talented and entertaining guitarist around. In addition to the amazing music, the stage was filled with props, video …

Rammstein Release New Single & Video ‘Radio’




RAMMSTEIN has released “RADIO,” the second single from the band’s long awaited seventh album, due out May 17 on Caroline Records in the U.S. and available for pre-order now.

Accompanied by a video directed by Joern Heitmann that can be seen here “RADIO” is the second song to be revealed from the first new RAMMSTEIN studio album since 2009’s …

Sully Erna of Godsmack Launches The Scars Foundation for Mental Health



SULLY ERNA of GODSMACK has announced the creation of The Scars Foundation to support ongoing mental health struggles facing so many. The foundation’s mission statement is as follows:
The Scars Foundation has been

Aftershock Festival Announces 3 Day Lineup Featuring Tool, Slipknot, Blink-182

Aftershock 2019

Expands To Three Days With Massive Lineup Featuring

Tool, Slipknot, blink-182,

Korn, Rob Zombie, Staind,

Bring Me The Horizon, A Day To Remember, Marilyn Manson,

Lamb of God, Halestorm, Chevelle & Many More


Plus Special Onsite Collaboration With Metallica’s

Blackened Whiskey & Enter Night Pilsner


California’s Biggest Rock Festival Returns To

Sacramento’s Discovery Park

October 11, 12 & 13


Tickets, VIP Packages And Hotel Options On Sale

Friday, April 26 At Noon PT

New Exit 111 Festival Will Rock Tennessee with Guns N’ Roses, Def Leppard, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Slayer

EXIT 111
EXIT 111 Festival will

Paul McCartney to Release New Album Edition Ahead of Summer Tour




Paul McCartney has confirmed a May 17 release for Egypt Station – Explorer’s Edition on Capitol Records. This expanded version of Paul’s #1 charting Egypt Station will arrive barely a week prior to the start of the U.S. leg of Paul’s Freshen

Tennessee’s Exit 111 Festival Lineup Announced

(TRR) – A huge lineup for Exit 111 Festival has been announced. This fall, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Def Leppard, and Guns N’ Roses will headline the three-day jaunt. Other featured acts include Megadeth, Deftones, Seether, Black Label Society, Ghost, Mastodon, Lamb of God, Alter Bridge, ZZ Top (on their 50th Anniversary run) and many more.

Slayer are also set to perform, making this their final show ever in Tennessee. Headliners Lynyrd Skynyrd are on …

Last In Line Resumes Tour Supporting Second Album

Last In Line’s New Album “II” Out Today Via Frontiers Music Srl
New Video for “Blackout The Sun” Out Now – WATCH
Their debut album, Heavy Crown, was a fine slab of melodic hard rock, and this new effort is arguably even better.
-LA Weekly-
An unforgettable reminder of what Vivian Campbell and Vinny Appice can do within the context of classic heavy metal.
-Metal Wani-
Campbell was one of the best riffmeisters of the

Skillet, Sevendust Announce Summer Tour



Skillet [© Matt Bishop Photo]

Hard rock juggernauts Skillet and Sevendust are hitting the road this summer on the Vicious War Tour. The trek kicks off on August 11 at Minglewood Hall in Memphis, TN and wraps up on September 6 a the Warehouse Live Ballroom in Houston, TX. Pop Evil and Devour The Day will serve as special guests. Tickets go on sale this Friday, April 26 at 10am HERE.

Sevendust [©Matt

Blue October Bring A Flawless Performance To Philadelphia’s Union Transfer

(TRR) Blue October are currently in the midst of “The King Tour” and are currently rocking their way across the country in support of their latest album release “I Hope Your Happy” which dropped last year.

We were able to catch the band at their recent tour stop at Union Transfer in Philadelphia, PA and once again absolutely blew us away with their amazing performance. Blue October are entrancing to watch live with so much …

Dramatica Releases New Single and Re-Issues Debut Album on Vinyl

DRAMATICA Keeps Classic Metal Alive with New Single and Vinyl Re-Issue of Debut Album
Listen to New Track “The Beacon” Here
Veteran Texas metal band DRAMATICA has announced the release of a new single, “The Beacon,” from their upcoming sophomore album, Beyond the Eyes of Deception.
“‘The Beacon’ is an unusual track for us,” says bassist Dennis Murcia. “It is still heavily influenced by early thrash band such as Megadeth and Coroner, yet still

Cross Genre Collaboration Version of ‘Blue On Black’ Benefits Gary Sinise Foundation

Five Finger Death Punch
Feat. Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Brantley Gilbert
And Brian May
Most Important Country Rock Collaboration In Years
Garners Massive Global Impact After Only 5 days
Video For “Blue On Black” Hits 9 Million Views
Single Launches At #2 On iTunes All Genres Chart Worldwide,
#2 and #3 On German And U.K. Rock Charts
“Blue On Black” Amassed Over 500K On-Demand Streams
#1 Most-Added Song At Rock Radio

Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival in Dana Point, CA

Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival

Powered By Gringo Bandito

Brings 20,000 To Doheny State Beach In Dana Point, CA

April 6 & 7 For 6th Annual Event 

With The Offspring, Flogging Molly,

Bad Religion, Descendents, Black Flag & More


World Champion Eater Takeru Kobayashi

Successfully Defends His Gringo Bandito Chronic Tacos Eating Championship 

Following Flagship Southern California Event,

Sabroso Heads To Salt Lake City & Denver

April 27 & April 28


Megadeth, Opeth, Electric Wizard To Headline America’s Rock ‘N’ Roll Bacchanal Psycho Las Vegas

PSYCHO LAS VEGAS 2019: Megadeth And Opeth Join Electric Wizard To Headline America’s Rock ‘N’ Roll Bacchanal; Final Lineup Including Mogwai, Beach House, 1349, Yakuza, And More Revealed + Tickets On Sale Now
PSYCHO LAS VEGAS 2019 continues to make waves as it confirms its final lineup for this year’s three-day, four-stage takeover of Mandalay Bay Resort And Casino August 16th – 18th, 2019.
Swedish progressive metal titans Opeth and Grammy award-winning thrash metal legends

Of Mice & Men Frontman Aaron Pauley Recovering From Surgery

Aaron Pauley Of Mice & Men

Aaron Pauley of Of Mice & Men [© Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – Of Mice & Men frontman Aaron Pauley underwent “immediate surgery” for an undisclosed medical issue yesterday. The band have been forced to cancel appearances with Beartooth on their upcoming Disease Tour, Part II. Of Mice & Men have released a statement on their official Facebook page.

“On Monday, April 8, Aaron became aware of a medical issue requiring immediate surgery. The surgery

Anvil and Don Jamieson Bring Metal On Metal On Comedy to San Diego

The Canadian power trio known as Anvil brought Metal on Metal on Comedy to the Brick By Brick in San Diego, California on April 4, 2019. Vocalist/guitarist Steve “Lips” Kudlow, drummer extraordinaire Robb Reiner, and bassist Chris Robertson delivered 4 decades worth of good time rock and roll over a 2 hour set.

Rock and roll talk show host and comedian Don Jamieson provided direct support. You don’t often see a comic opening for a …

Anberlin Return With 2019 North American Tour Dates





(TRR) – After a 5-year hiatus, Anberlin are returning to the road. The band have announced a summer North American tour which kicks off on June 10 at the House of Blues in Dallas, TX. The month-long trek wraps up on July 14 at the Buckhead Theatre in Atlanta, GA.

“We couldn’t be more excited to finally be able to announce our Summer 2019 tour dates,” the band said in a statement. “After …

Muse Unleash Sci-Fi Spectacle On Simulation Theory Tour

(TRR) – Muse are currently trekking across North America on their Simulation Theory World Tour. The show is quite the sci-fi spectacle, complete with a massive LED screen, lasers, character performers, and a monstrous skeleton robot. Muse are no strangers to elaborate stage shows. The tour for their last album cycle saw them performing in the round as drones flew around the arena. Now, Muse are back on the road in possibly their biggest way …

Guns N’ Roses, Slipknot, Disturbed Top Louder Than Life Festival Lineup

Louder Than Life

The World’s Largest Rock ‘N’ Roll Whiskey Festival


Returns To Louisville Bigger And Better

With Most Thrilling Music Lineup In Its History Featuring


Friday: Slipknot, Staind, A Day To Remember

Saturday: Guns N’ Roses, Godsmack, Ice Cube

Sunday: Disturbed, Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson


Including Guns N’ Roses First Performance In 2019

And Staind’s First Show In Five Years


September 27, 28 & 29

At Festival’s New Home

Highland Festival Grounds At KY

Louder Than Life 2019 Lineup Revealed

Louder Than Life 2019

Slipnot will headline Day 1 of Louder Than Life 2019. [Matt Bishop Photo]

(TTR) – The monster lineup for Louder Than Life 2019 has been revealed. This September, Slipknot, Guns N’ Roses, and Disturbed will headline the three-day jaunt at the Highland Festival Grounds in Louisville, KY. Featured acts include GodsmackA Day To Remember, Chevelle, Architects, Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson, Breaking Benjamin, Stone Temple Pilots 

Night Shadow, Convent and Others Battle It Out for Wacken Festival

Wacken Metal Battle USA is part of an international competition where bands from across the country battle each other for one to be selected and join over 30 other countries for an international battle of the bands at the world’s largest outdoor metal festival Wacken Open Air, which has been taking place in Wacken, Germany for the last 29 years. The winner of Wacken Metal Battle USA will perform at the 2019 festival taking place …

Watch Aerosmith Rehearse For Their Upcoming Las Vegas Residency



(TRR) – Aerosmith have revealed a video of rehearsals for their upcoming Deuces Are Wild Las Vegas residency. The behind-the-scenes footage sees the band preparing for the shows in what frontman Steven Tyler calls “our own Area 51.” The clip was shot by Justin McConney and can be streamed below. The band’s residency kicks off this Saturday, April 6 at the Park MGM.

“We decided to do Vegas,” frontman Steven Tyler announced on …

Good Charlotte Announce 2019 Tour Dates

Good Charlotte
Good Charlotte

Good Charlotte

(TRR) – Good Charlotte have announced a string of 2019 tour dates. The trek will see the band perform at several festivals in addition to headlining dates in the U.S. and Europe. Tickets for the band’s headlining dates go on sale this Friday, April 5 at 10am HERE.

The band are still touring in support of their latest LP Generation Rx (BMG/MDDN) which dropped last year. It is the band’s seventh studio …

Ozzy Osbourne Postpones All 2019 Tour Dates

(TRR) – Ozzy Osbourne will postpone all his 2019 tour dates. Osbourne is recovering from an injury sustained while dealing with his recent bout of pneumonia. He fell at his Los Angeles home, aggravating years-old injuries (from his 2003 ATV accident) that required surgery last month. The remaining North American and European shows will be rescheduled for 2020. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and Grammy®-winning singer is in the midst of his …

Stabbing Westward Performs To A Packed House At Philly’s Iconic Trocadero Theatre

Photo credit: Matt Bishop

(TRR) After just wrapping up a string of tour dates in celebration of the 20th anniversary for their “Darkest Days” album, Stabbing Westward hit the road once again for a few one-off shows with one of them taking place at Philadelphia’s historic Trocadero Theatre.

The industrial rockers performed to a packed house in Philly and it seemed only appropriate that Stabbing Westward be one of the final shows that will be …

Catch Metallica’s James Hetfield In The New Trailer For Netflix Ted Bundy Film

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James Hetfield (left), Joe Berlinger (middle), and Zac Efron (right) shooting a scene. [Photo Courtesy of Brian Douglas/COTA Films]

(TRR) – A new trailer for upcoming Ted Bundy biopic has arrived. The film Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile stars Zac Efron as infamous serial killer Ted Bundy. The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on January 26. The project was first revealed back in 2017 at the Cannes Film Festival. It is …

Elvis Costello, Blondie Plot 2019 U.S. Tour

Elvis Costello Tabatha Fireman/Redferns

Elvis Costello Tabatha Fireman/Redferns

Elvis Costello performing at Love Supreme Festival 2018 in Brighton, England [Tabatha Fireman/Redferns]

(TRR) – Elvis Costello & The Imposters and Blondie have announced a North American co-headlining tour. The brief trek begins on July 20 at the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts in Bethel, NY and wraps up on August 10 at Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery in Seattle, WA. Ticket pre-sale begins today, April 2, at 12pm local time HERE using the …

KROQ, Travis Barker & John “Feldy” Feldmann Present2nd Annual Back To The Beach

KROQ, Travis Barker & John “Feldy” Feldmann Present
2nd Annual Back To The Beach
With blink-182, Goldfinger, The Used,
Reel Big Fish, The Story So Far, Streetlight Manifesto, The Aquabats, And More

Festival Returns On Saturday, April 27 & Sunday, April 28
To The Sands Of The World Famous
Huntington State Beach In Southern California

Tickets Starting At $79.99 For A Weekend Pass
Kids 10 And Under Get In Free With Paid Adult Admission