Slipknot, Judas Priest, More Set For Wacken Open Air 2021

It will be Slipknot’s first time playing the legendary festival.

Slipknot [Matt Bishop Photo]

U.S. metal mainstays Slipknot are set to headline Wacken Open Air 2021 in Germany. Other feature acts are Dropkick Murphys, In Extremo, and rock icons Judas Priest. The festival is set for July 29-31 in 2021.

This year would have been the 30th anniversary of the iconic hard rock festival, however promoters were forced to postpone due to the ongoing global …

Judas Priest Announce North American Tour With Sabaton

Judas Priest [Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – Heavy metal icons Judas Priest will be celebrating their 50th anniversary this year with a world tour coming to the US in the fall. The 50 Heavy Metal Years Tour will also feature Sabaton as openers and is being fueled by the highest charting album of Priest’s career ‘Firepower’ which peaked at #5 on the Billboard 200.

“Judas Priest are primed and ready to deliver the goods with …

Judas Priest, Nightwish Will Headline Masters Of Rock Festival In Czech Republic

Rob Halford of Judas Priest [© Matt Bishop Photo for The Rock Revival]

(TRR) – Judas Priest and Nightwish have been confirmed as headliners for the Masters of Rock Festival in the Czech Republic. The three-day festival is set for July 9-12, 2020. Passes and more details are available HERE.

Also set to appear at Masters of Rock next summer are Amon Amarth, Anthrax, Testament, Ace Frehley, Sepultura, Alestorm, High On Fire, and …

Wacken Metal Battle USA 2020 Band Submissions Open Through November

Wacken Open Air Festival is once again giving American bands the opportunity to compete for the chance to perform at the sold out German festival. Read on for details on how to apply for this prestigious slot.

WACKEN METAL BATTLE USA 2020 Band Submissions Open Until Nov 30th

Applications for 2020 will end November 30, 2019 at 11:59 PM PST.

W:O:A Metal Battle – Official Trailer here.

Wacken Metal Battle USA 2019 Spotify Playlist …

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 …

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 …

Judas Priest Add 2019 Firepower Tour Dates

Judas Priest [Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – Judas Priest are returning to North America this spring for additional Firepower Tour dates. In a Facebook post, the band promised a “new show, new set, new songs.” The tour kicks off on May 3 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, FL and wraps up on June 29 at The Joint at Hard Rock Casino in Las Vegas, NV. Special guests for the trek …

Inaugural Epicenter Festival Adds Pre-Party, After-Parties and Experiences

Exclusive Rockingham Village Entertainment,
Additional Onsite Experiences, Food & Beverage Options
And Thursday Night Pre-Show Party
Announced For
May 10, 11 & 12, 2019
At Rockingham Festival Grounds In Rockingham, NC
Inaugural 3-Day Destination Music Experience
Will Feature Performances From
Foo Fighters, Tool & Korn
Along With Rob Zombie, Judas Priest, Bring Me The Horizon
& Dozens More
The entertainment lineup at Epicenter continues to grow as festival producer Danny Wimmer Presents announces additional

Additional Onsite Experiences, Food & Beverage Options Announced For Welcome To Rockville

Additional Onsite Experiences,
 Food & Beverage Options Announced For
Welcome To Rockville
May 3, 4 & 5, 2019
At Metropolitan Park In Jacksonville, FL
Florida’s Biggest Rock Experience
Will Feature Performances From
Tool, Korn, Rob Zombie, Incubus,
The Prodigy, Shinedown, Judas Priest & More
An expanded list of onsite experiences and food options has been announced for the ninth annual Welcome To RockvilleFriday, May 3, Saturday, May 4 and Sunday, May 5 at 

33-1/3 Best Hard Rock Albums Of 2018

2018 was one of the best years in recent memory when it comes to quality album releases from some of the biggest names in hard rock. The most common theme was struggling with the past couple of years, both internally and externally, while searching for a path to better days and a hopeful future.

Most people don’t listen to music on hard media these days, but if any of you happen to have any of …

Epicenter Line-Up Revealed Led By Foo Fighters, Tool, Korn, Rob Zombie And Judas Priest

(TRR) Epicenter Festival – a new 3-day destination music experience from premier independent U.S. music festival producer Danny Wimmer Presents – brings a massive music lineup to its 2019 debut, with over 65 music artists performing on four stages, led by Foo FightersTool and Korn. The inaugural festival takes place in the heart of the Mid-Atlantic region, at the newly created Rockingham Festival Grounds in Richmond County, North Carolina on Friday, May

Massive Music Lineup Announced For The Debut Of Epicenter May 10, 11 & 12, 2019 At New Festival Grounds In Rockingham, NC

The Wait Is Over:
Massive Music Lineup Announced
For The Debut Of
May 10, 11 & 12, 2019
At Newly Created Rockingham Festival Grounds
In Rockingham, NC

Foo Fighters, Tool, Korn,
Rob Zombie, Judas Priest, Bring Me The Horizon
And Dozens More
Make North Carolina “The Epicenter Of Rock N’ Roll”
With Must-See Music Performances And Expanded Camping Options

Tickets On Sale Friday, December 14 At Noon ET

Epicenter Festival — a new 3-day …