Bullet For My Valentine Release Teaser For New Music

The band will be releasing something new on June 18.

Bullet For My Valentine [Matt Bishop Photo]

Bullet For My Valentine released a teaser for new music on Monday. The new music is set to be released on June 18. One can only assume that it will be the first single from their forthcoming seventh studio album. The band have been in the studio working on the record for the last six months.

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Dropkick Murphys, Rancid Announce 2021 Tour

The Boston to Berkeley II run kicks off on August 10.

Dropkick Murphys and Rancid are hitting the road again together for a repeat of their Boston to Berkeley trek. The tour kicks off on August 10 at the The Ledge Amphitheater in Waite Park, MN and wraps up on October 16 outdoors at The Shrine in Los Angeles, CA. Tickets go on sale Friday, June 18 at 10:00 AM local time in most markets. …

Full Lineup For 2021 Blue Ridge Rock Festival Revealed

The full bill is stacked with big names.

The full lineup for the 2021 Blue Ridge Rock Festival has been revealed. This September, Breaking Benjamin, Rob Zombie, Five Finger Death Punch, and Shinedown will headline the four-day jaunt in Danville, VA. Tickets are on sale now at BlueRidgeRockfest.com.

Other featured acts include A Day to Remember, Limp Bizkit, Rise Against, Megadeth, Lamb of God, Black Label Society, Sabaton, Halestorm, Skillet, Chevelle, and many more.…

Judas Priest Announce Rescheduled 50th Anniversary Tour

Sabaton will serve as special guests.

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

Heavy music icons Judas Priest announced their rescheduled 50th anniversary tour of North America. The 50 Heavy Metal Years Tour kicks off at Santander Arena in Reading, PA and wraps up on November 5 at the FirstOntario Centre in Hamilton, ON. Metal juggernauts Sabaton will be very special guests on the trek.

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Memphis May Fire Release New Single “Blood & Water”

No word if the band is working on a new full-length album.

Memphis May Fire

Memphis May Fire are back with an explosive new single “Blood & Water.” The song is the band’s first new piece of material since 2018. The official audio can be streamed below.

“With everything that’s happened over the last year, it feels surreal to be releasing new music,” says singer Matty Mullins, offering insight into both the song and …

The Darkness Announce New Album, UK Tour

‘Motorheart’ is due out October 15.

The Darkness

The Darkness have announced a brand new studio album Motorheart. The LP will be released on October 15 via Cooking Vinyl. The album’s first single is due out next month.

To support the record, the band is heading out on a U.K. The trek kicks off on November 17 at Brighton Dome and wraps up on December 16 and 17 with two shows at London O2 Shepherds …

Atreyu Announce 2021 Tour, Release New Music Video

The band’s new album Baptize drops today.

Atreyu are hitting the road this winter for a huge tour with Crown The Empire, Tetrarch, Saul, and Defying Decay. The trek kicks off on November 9 in Dallas, TX at the Gas Money Bar and Grill and wraps up on December 16 in Santa Ana, CA at The Observatory. The tour is in support of Ateyu’s new album Baptize which drops today.

Atreyu released the music video …

Lions At The Gate Release Debut Single

The new outfit features former Ill Niño members.

Lions At The Gate

Lions At The Gate have released their debut single “Not Even Human.” The new rock outfit features former members of Ill Niño. Stream the official music video below.

The band features vocalist Cristian Machado, guitarist Ahrue “Luster” Ilustre, and guitarist Diego Verduzco, who were all previously members of Ill Niño. The group’s lineup is rounded out by bassist Stephen Brewer (Westfield Massacre) and …

Red Hot Chili Peppers Drummer Chad Smith Talks Art, New Music

The drummer opened up about creating his art and what’s next for the Chili Peppers.
Chad Smith [© Matt Bishop Photo]

Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith is channeling his artistic ability to a new medium. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer appeared at a showcase of his art at Ocean Galleries in Stone Harbor, NJ over the weekend. The Rock Revival caught up with Smith to chat about his art, how he …

Soulfly Announce 2021 Tour

The nu-metal mainstays are back.

Max Cavalera of Soulfly [© Matt Bishop Photo]

Soulfy are heading back out on the road early this fall. The tour kicks off on August 20 at the Sunshine Theater in Albuquerque, NM and wraps up on September 24 at The Whiskey in Los Angeles, CA. Niviane and Suicide Puppets will provide support on two different legs of the trek.

Tickets are on on sale HERE.

Soulfy’s last album …

Black Stone Cherry Bassist Jon Lawhon Is Leaving The Band

The band released the official statement on social media.

Black Stone Cherry

Black Stone Cherry bassist Jon Lawhon is leaving the band. According to a statement released on Black Stone Cherry’s official social media, Lawhon is taking an “indefinite sabbatical from music and touring.” Read the full statement below.

Apparently there is no internal conflict, as the band wished Jon “all the best” and seemed to having nothing but love and respect for his decision.…

John Mayer Confirms New Album ‘Sob Rock’

The forthcoming LP is due out this summer.

John Mayer [Matt Bishop Photo]

John Mayer has announced a new solo album Sob Rock. The forthcoming LP is due out on July 16, Mayer confirmed on Twitter. The album cover can be seen below.

The new album is Mayer’s first solo effort since 2017’s The Search For Everything. Since then, Mayer released three singles – 2018’s “New Light,” as well as “I Guess …