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METALLICA’s KIRK HAMMETT Ponders Future Of The Electric Guitar: ‘Like All Instruments, There’s A Time When It Goes Out Of Fashion’

In a recent interview with U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine, METALLICA's Kirk Hammett pondered the future of the guitar in light of the troubles facing iconic brand Gibson, who filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection earlier this year. As more popular ...

By | 2018-06-22T04:35:42-05:00 June 22nd, 2018|Rock News|Comments Off on METALLICA’s KIRK HAMMETT Ponders Future Of The Electric Guitar: ‘Like All Instruments, There’s A Time When It Goes Out Of Fashion’

Listen To New CLUTCH Song ‘How To Shake Hands’

Maryland rockers CLUTCH have released "How To Shake Hands", the second single from their upcoming album, "Book Of Bad Decisions", as an instant-gratification track at iTunes and Amazon. In addition, a very limited seven-inch picture disc in a trans...

By | 2018-06-22T04:15:23-05:00 June 22nd, 2018|Rock News|Comments Off on Listen To New CLUTCH Song ‘How To Shake Hands’

TRENT REZNOR Says KANYE WEST Has ‘Lost His Mind’

NINE INCH NAILS releases its new "Bad Witch" EP on Friday (June 22) and, according to The Pulse Of Radio, frontman Trent Reznor continues to take aim at other artists and the state of U.S. politics in interviews. Speaking to The Guardian about Kanye We...

By | 2018-06-22T03:53:45-05:00 June 22nd, 2018|Rock News|Comments Off on TRENT REZNOR Says KANYE WEST Has ‘Lost His Mind’

ANGEL’s GREGG GIUFFRIA Joins PUNKY MEADOWS And FRANK DIMINO on Stage For First Time In 37 Years (Video)

Punky Meadows and Frank Dimino of ANGEL played to a packed house June 15 at Count's Vamp'd in Las Vegas when, unexpectedly, former ANGEL keyboardist Gregg Giuffria walked onto the stage to the roar and cheers of shocked fans and kicked off "The Tower"...

By | 2018-06-21T16:45:02-05:00 June 21st, 2018|Rock News|Comments Off on ANGEL’s GREGG GIUFFRIA Joins PUNKY MEADOWS And FRANK DIMINO on Stage For First Time In 37 Years (Video)

Watch SLAYER Perform In Austin

Fan-filmed video footage of SLAYER's June 20 performance at Austin360 Amphitheater in Austin, Texas can be seen below. SLAYER kicked off its farewell tour on May 10 at the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. This past January, SLAYER ...

By | 2018-06-21T16:26:36-05:00 June 21st, 2018|Rock News|Comments Off on Watch SLAYER Perform In Austin

MYLES KENNEDY Says ‘There Aren’t A Lot Of Epic Journeys’ On SLASH’s New Album, ‘Living The Dream’

SLASH FT. MYLES KENNEDY & THE CONSPIRATORS will release a new album titled "Living The Dream" on September 21 via Slash's own label, Snakepit Records, in partnership with Roadrunner Records. The follow-up to 2014's "World On Fire" is Slash's fourth sol...

By | 2018-06-21T12:47:33-05:00 June 21st, 2018|Rock News|Comments Off on MYLES KENNEDY Says ‘There Aren’t A Lot Of Epic Journeys’ On SLASH’s New Album, ‘Living The Dream’

Should ANGUS YOUNG Continue AC/DC Without BRIAN JOHNSON And CLIFF WILLIAMS? Former Bassist MARK EVANS Weighs In

Former AC/DC bassist Mark Evans (pictured) says that it's up to Angus Young to decide if he should continue the band with a brand new lineup. Ever since AC/DC completed the tour cycle for its 2014 album "Rock Or Bust" nearly two years ago — a turbulen...

By | 2018-06-21T12:09:41-05:00 June 21st, 2018|Rock News|Comments Off on Should ANGUS YOUNG Continue AC/DC Without BRIAN JOHNSON And CLIFF WILLIAMS? Former Bassist MARK EVANS Weighs In

BLACK VEIL BRIDES Bassist: I Never Once Said ‘The Band Is Breaking Up’

BLACK VEIL BRIDES bassist Ashley Purdy has denied ever saying in an interview that the band was planning to break up. Purdy made headlines yesterday for saying during an appearance on a since-deleted "Another FN Podcast" episode that the forthcoming ...

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