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HOOKERS & BLOW Feat. GUNS N’ ROSES, QUIET RIOT Members: Cover Of DAVID BOWIE’s ‘Ziggy Stardust’ Out Now

HOOKERS & BLOW, the project formed by longtime GUNS N' ROSES keyboardist Dizzy Reed and QUIET RIOT guitarist Alex Grossi, has been hitting the studio to record a covers album, due later this year via Golden Robot Records. Today sees the arrival of...

By |2020-07-06T03:31:35-05:00July 6th, 2020|Rock News|Comments Off on HOOKERS & BLOW Feat. GUNS N’ ROSES, QUIET RIOT Members: Cover Of DAVID BOWIE’s ‘Ziggy Stardust’ Out Now

CALEB SHOMO Promises ‘Sonic Devastation’ On BEARTOOTH’s Fourth Album: ‘This Is My Best Work’

In a new interview with Terry "Beez" Bezer of Knotfest.com's "Mosh Talks With Beez", BEARTOOTH singer Caleb Shomo spoke about the progress of the writing and recording sessions for the band's fourth studio album. He said (see video below): "I worked on...

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LAMB OF GOD’s RANDY BLYTHE Says Richmond Statues With Confederate Links Should Be Removed And Preserved In Museums

In a recent interview with The Hundreds TV, LAMB OF GOD frontman Randy Blythe spoke about the ongoing efforts to remove Confederate statues along Monument Avenue in his hometown of Richmond, Virginia. The debate regarding Confederate monuments has bee...

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DEFTONES’ New Album Tenatively Due In September

DEFTONES singer Chino Moreno has offered an update on the band's follow-up to 2016's "Gore" album, which was recently recorded for a tentative late 2020 release. Speaking to Tim "Herb" Alexander for the PRIMUS drummer's "Herb's Happy Hour" show, Chino...

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DEFTONES’ New Album Tentatively Due In September

DEFTONES singer Chino Moreno has offered an update on the band's follow-up to 2016's "Gore" album, which was recently recorded for a tentative late 2020 release. Speaking to Tim "Herb" Alexander for the PRIMUS drummer's "Herb's Happy Hour" show, Chino...

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BRENT SMITH To SHINEDOWN Fans: ‘Your Safety Will Always Be The Number One Priority’

SHINEDOWN singer Brent Smith spoke to Nikki of the FM99 WNOR radio station about what the touring circuit might look like post-pandemic. He said (see video below): "It's going to come back. It's gonna have to come back in a way that is… There's gonna b...

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SYSTEM OF A DOWN’s SERJ TANKIAN Explains His Musical Collaboration With Armenian Prime Minister

In a recent interview with Armenian-born American television personality Araksya Karapetyan, SYSTEM OF A DOWN frontman Serj Tankian spoke about his collaboration with Armenian prime minister Nikol Pashinyan on the song called "Hayastane" (Hayastan is t...

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Ex-EXODUS Singer ROB DUKES Says ‘Everything’s Cool’ Between Him And His Former Bandmates

Ex-EXODUS singer Rob Dukes says that "everything's cool" between him and his former bandmates, six years after he was fired from the group. The San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal legends in June 2014 announced the departure of Dukes and the return of...

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TWISTED SISTER’s DEE SNIDER Says He Had To ‘Beg’ Producer TOM WERMAN To Include ‘We’re Not Gonna Take It’ On ‘Stay Hungry’ Album

TWISTED SISTER singer Dee Snider has once again slammed Tom Werman over the veteran hard rock producer's collaboration with the group on the triple-platinum "Stay Hungry" album. During an appearance on "The Jasta Show", the Internet program hosted by ...

By |2020-07-05T07:47:51-05:00July 5th, 2020|Rock News|Comments Off on TWISTED SISTER’s DEE SNIDER Says He Had To ‘Beg’ Producer TOM WERMAN To Include ‘We’re Not Gonna Take It’ On ‘Stay Hungry’ Album

RUDY SARZO: How QUIET RIOT Ended Up Becoming ‘Overnight’ Success With ‘Metal Health’

In a new interview with "Tommy Röckit's Rhythm Nation Rock Show", former QUIET RIOT bassist Rudy Sarzo reflected on how the band became an "overnight" success with "Metal Health", the first "heavy metal" album to top the U.S. chart. He said (see video ...

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