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

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.

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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, …

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 …

Sevendust Come Roaring Back At Sold Out Steel Stacks Show

Review + Photos

Sevendust [© Matt Bishop Photo]

The return of the Rock.

After a devastating year and some change, the world is finally starting to spin again. We’re seeing our first bit of normalcy in what seems like forever. Things we’ve longed for are becoming reality again, and one of the things we’ve missed the most is live entertainment.

One of the first acts to get back on the road are metal mainstays Sevendust. …

Deftones, Gojira Postpone 2021 Tour

The trek will begin next spring in Portland.

Deftones [Matt Bishop Photo]

Deftones and Gojira have postponed their 2021 fall tour. The trek has been pushed back to Spring 2022. Three new shows have been added to the existing itinerary in Las Vegas, Nashville, and Cincinnati.

Support act Poppy will not be joining the rescheduled tour.

“Thank you all for your patience and understanding,” Deftones said in a statement. “If you bought tickets for one …

Metallica To Play Atlanta Show with Cage The Elephant, Greta Van Fleet

The concert is set for November 6 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

Metallica [© Austin Gregg]

The mighty Metallica are set to headline Night Two of the ATLive Concert Series at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, GA. The show is set for Saturday, August 6. Cage The Elephant and Greta Van Fleet are locked in as support. Tickets go on sale tomorrow Thursday, July 8, at 10:00 AM EST HERE.

Check out the official trailer for ATLive …

Rebel Rock Confirms 2021 Lineup

Volbeat, Machine Gun Kelly, Papa Roach, and The Used are set to headline.

Volbeat [© Matt Bishop Photo]

Rebel Rock has confirmed its full lineup for the 2021 festival in September. This year, Volbeat, Machine Gun Kelly, Papa Roach, and The Used are set to headline. Limp Bizkit, Five Finger Death Punch, and Rise Against are also locked in, while P.O.D. will perform their seminal album Satellite in full to celebrate its 20th anniversary.

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Journey Share New Song “The Way We Used To Be”

It is the band’s first new track in a decade.

Journey [Matt Bishop Photo]

Journey have shared a brand new song “The Way We Used To Be.” It is the band’s first new piece of material in a decade. Stream the official clip below.

“The first song ‘The Way We Used To Be’ came out of one of the many loops I’d written while the long downtime continued with the pandemic we all had to …

blink-182’s Mark Hoppus Reveals Cancer Diagnosis

“Can’t wait to be cancer free and see you all at a concert in the near future.”

Mark Hoppus of blink-182 [Matt Bishop Photo]

blink-182’s Mark Hoppus has revealed that he has cancer. Hoppus, 49, took to social media to inform fans that he is currently undergoing chemotherapy treatment. The singer and bassist is optimistic about the situation.

“For the past three months, I’ve been undergoing chemotherapy for cancer,” Hoppus stated in his Instagram story. …

Elton John Confirms Final Shows In Europe, North America

The concerts will be the last of Elton’s career.

Elton John [Matt Bishop Photo]

Elton John has confirmed the rescheduled dates of his farewell tour. The Farewell Yellow Brick Road trek picks up again next year in Europe on May 22 in Frankfurt, Germany. The European leg wraps up on June 22 in Swansea, UK.

Sir Elton will cross the pond and kick off the North American leg in Philadelphia, PA on July 15. The …