Foo Fighters Honoring Paul McCartney, Participating in Grammy Campaign
The power of Foo Fighters continues to soar as the band prepares to represent the rock genre at this year’s Grammy Awards in multiple ways. Not only are Dave Grohl and company up for several awards and performing at the ceremony, they’ll be taking part in the upcoming MusiCares Per…
Shinedown Share Interactive ‘Amaryllis’ Cover Art and Song Previews
It’s been a noteworthy week for Shinedown...
All That Remains Join Headliners of 2012 New England Metal and Hardcore Festival
The 14th annual New England Metal and Hardcore Festival is set to slay the Palladium in Worcester, Mass. on April 20-22, and All That Remains have been announced as the final headliner.
Foo Fighters Frontman Dave Grohl Thanks Fans for Banner Year
Dave Grohl recently took to the Foo Fighters‘ official website expressing sincere gratitude toward the band’s fans for a banner year.
Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine Says Joining Metallica Onstage Was ‘Really Fun’
Back on Dec. 10, during one of Metallica’s intimate fan club shows at the Fillmore in San Francisco, Calif. a magical metal moment went down when original Metallica guitarist and current Megadeth mastermind Dave Mustaine joined his former band onstage for a few songs.
Foo Fighters, Bon Jovi + Blink-182 Headlining Bamboozle 2012 Fest
Foo Fighters, Bon Jovi and Blink-182 have been revealed as the headliners for the The Bamboozle 2012, set for May 18-20. The festival, now in its 10th year, will also return to North Beach Asbury Park in New Jersey for the first time since 2005.
Zakk Wylde Remembers Dimebag Darrell
Today (Dec. 8 ) marks seven years since the tragic death of Dimebag Darrell and three other victims at a Damageplan show in Columbus, Ohio. Guitarist Zakk Wylde recently talked to Revolver about what Dimebag meant to the metal community as well as the legacy he leaves behind.
Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Anthony Kiedis Reacts to Hall of Fame Nod
When the 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees were announced today (Dec. 7), Red Hot Chili Peppers were among the honorees along with Guns N’ Roses, Beastie Boys and others. RHCP frontman Anthony Kiedis commented on the induction, calling it both emotional and a great sense of achievement…
Metallica Jam With Jason Newsted, Play Unheard Song During San Francisco Kickoff
Last night, Metallica kicked off their string of intimate 30th anniversary shows at the Fillmore in San Francisco, Calif., in smashing fashion featuring a never before heard track and several special guest appearances throughout the show.
Puddle of Mudd’s Wes Scantlin Files for Divorce
Puddle of Mudd frontman Wes Scantlin is reportedly divorcing his wife of nearly four years.
Metallica Drummer Lars Ulrich Gives Thanks to Iron Maiden
Churning out their own brand of iconic metal for 30 years now, Metallica may be one of the most influential bands in the world, but according to drummer Lars Ulrich, “I don’t think Metallica would be where Metallica is today if it wasn’t for Iron Maiden.”
GWAR Guitarist Cory Smoot, aka Flattus Maximus, Found Dead
Sad news to report: GWAR guitarist Cory Smoot (aka Flattus Maximus) was found dead this morning by his bandmates as the group prepared to cross the Canadian border on their current tour. MetalSucks.net shared the following statement from GWAR frontman Dave Brockie (aka Oderus Urungus):