Sunday, March 1, 2015

Interviews

RYAN NEFF of MISS MAY I Interview: Bassist Talks Rise of the Lion, Next Album RYAN NEFF of MISS MAY I Interview: Bassist Talks Rise of the Lion, Next Album

Ryan Neff of Miss May I interview Road weary metal warriors, Miss May I, spent the... 


MOONSPELL Vocalist Fernando Ribeiro Interview: Going ‘Extinct’ MOONSPELL Vocalist Fernando Ribeiro Interview: Going ‘Extinct’

Moonspell vocalist Fernando Ribeiro interview Moonspell have never been known as... 


A RAUNCHY Interview with Vocalist Mike Semesky on Vice Virtues and Visions A RAUNCHY Interview with Vocalist Mike Semesky on Vice Virtues and Visions

A Raunchy interview with vocalist Mike Semesky “How is there so much diversity... 


UDO Interview: UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER Talks Decadent, Announces Son as New Drummer UDO Interview: UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER Talks Decadent, Announces Son as New Drummer

Udo Dirkschneider talks about new album Decadent U.D.O. has just released its fifteenth... 


ACRASSICAUDA Interview: Drummer Talks Debut Album ACRASSICAUDA Interview: Drummer Talks Debut Album

Marwan Hussein discusses debut album Gilgamesh Five years after the release of its... 


BATTLE BEAST Vocalist NOORA LOUHIMO Talks Unholy Savior BATTLE BEAST Vocalist NOORA LOUHIMO Talks Unholy Savior

Battle Beast interview with Noora Louhimo Finland’s Battle Beast return this month... 


QUEENSRYCHE Vocalist TODD LA TORRE Opens Up in Exclusive Interview QUEENSRYCHE Vocalist TODD LA TORRE Opens Up in Exclusive Interview

Todd La Torre talks next album, Glen Drover and more In 2012, most die-hard Queensrÿche fans... 


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News & Notes

RUSH’S GEDDY LEE Confirmed for Season 14 Premiere of THAT METAL SHOW RUSH’S GEDDY LEE Confirmed for Season 14 Premiere of THAT METAL SHOW

RUSH’S GEDDY LEE CONFIRMED FOR SEASON 14 PREMIERE OF VH1 CLASSIC’S FLAGSHIP... 


SEPTEMBER MOURNING Releases “Children Of Fate” From Upcoming Album SEPTEMBER MOURNING Releases “Children Of Fate” From Upcoming Album

September Mourning releases “Children of Fate” single The wait has been... 


IZAH Announce upcoming release of debut album, Sistere IZAH Announce upcoming release of debut album, Sistere

IZAH announce upcoming release of Sistere IZAH is the latest addition to the Nordvis... 


ONE-WAY MIRROR Unleash Trailer for new album ‘Capture’ ONE-WAY MIRROR Unleash Trailer for new album ‘Capture’

One-Way Mirror to release Capture in January Currently one of the biggest heavy... 


Hollywood Undead celebrate new song, album: Day of the Dead Hollywood Undead celebrate new song, album: Day of the Dead

Hollywood Undead celebrate new song, album LA based hip-hop/metal veterans Hollywood... 


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Reviews

CD Review: STEVEN WILSON – Hand.Cannot.Erase. CD Review: STEVEN WILSON – Hand.Cannot.Erase.

Steven Wilson – Hand.Cannot.Erase. Label – KScope Release Date –... 


Concert Review: AUGUST BURNS RED, MISS MAY I Frozen Flames Tour Concert Review: AUGUST BURNS RED, MISS MAY I Frozen Flames Tour

August Burns Red, Miss May I Frozen Flames Tour August Burns Red returned to Boise... 


CD Review: ALPHA TIGER – iDentity CD Review: ALPHA TIGER – iDentity

Alpha Tiger – iDentity Label: Steamhammer/SPV Release date: January 20, 2015 Two... 


CD Review: SUBTERRANEAN MASQUERADE – The Great Bazaar CD Review: SUBTERRANEAN MASQUERADE – The Great Bazaar

Subterranean Masquerade – The Great Bazaar Label: Taklit Music Release Date:... 


Concert Review: HELLYEAH, DEVOUR THE DAY, LIKE A STORM, ARCHER Concert Review: HELLYEAH, DEVOUR THE DAY, LIKE A STORM, ARCHER

Hellyeah, Devour the Day, Like a Storm and Archer Feb. 11, 2015 Texas-based heavy... 


CD Review: LEVEL 10 – Chapter One CD Review: LEVEL 10 – Chapter One

Level 10 – Chapter One Label: Frontiers Srl Release date: January 27, 2015 I... 


CD Review: MICHAEL SCHENKER’S TEMPLE OF ROCK – Spirit On A Mission CD Review: MICHAEL SCHENKER’S TEMPLE OF ROCK – Spirit On A Mission

Michael Schenker’s Temple of Rock – Spirit on a Mission Label: Inakustik Release... 


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Loud & Local

Pennsylvania Extremes: The story of PROSODY Pennsylvania Extremes: The story of PROSODY

The story of Prosody Formed in 2011 from the ashes of the 90’s Pennsylvania... 


Philly’s TRENCHROT Interview: An Old School Approach to Death Philly’s TRENCHROT Interview: An Old School Approach to Death

Trenchrot interview When drummer Justin Bean placed an ad looking for musicians to... 


Canada’s ENDLESS CHAOS Interview: No Hockey, Just Metal Canada’s ENDLESS CHAOS Interview: No Hockey, Just Metal

Endless Chaos interview In a nation renowned for its ice hockey, Winnipeg, Manitoba’s... 


Reno’s ELEPHANT RIFLE Fire Off New Digital Single Reno’s ELEPHANT RIFLE Fire Off New Digital Single

Elephant Rifle Fire off new digital single Label: Self Release Release Date: September... 


DEFY TOLERANCE Interview: Freddy Kilo Talks Debut Album DEFY TOLERANCE Interview: Freddy Kilo Talks Debut Album

Defy Tolerance interview Founded in 2011 by vocalist and guitarist Freddy Kilo, Defy... 


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Features

15 Criminally Underrated Metal Albums 15 Criminally Underrated Metal Albums

Criminally Underrated Metal Albums Being an avid listener of Metal, I have always been fascinated by the thought of writing articles on this immensely diverse and rich genre of music which transcends its musical identity and takes the form of a cult, a way of life! A metalhead feels gratified when he can discuss his favourite music with like-minded... [Read more of this review]


Product Review: Forte Music Notation Software Product Review: Forte Music Notation Software

Product Review: Forte Music Notation Software The Forte Notation program is powerful music notation software created for music enthusiasts of all ages and experience levels. From novice users to professional musicians, users of Forte will find the right mix of tools and features for their experience level. Forte is extremely easy to use, whether you’re... [Read more of this review]


Metalholic’s Top 25 Women in Hard Rock and Metal for 2014 Metalholic’s Top 25 Women in Hard Rock and Metal for 2014

Top 25 Women in Hard Rock and Metal for 2014 Happy New Year! 2014 is in the books which means it is time to lay out our fifth annual list of the Top 25 Women in Hard Rock and Metal. The year included fans saying goodbye to a woman who not only waved the metal flag, but was among the first to plant her own flag in the ground of extreme metal: Arch... [Read more of this review]


MATTIE’S Top 10 Hard Rock and Metal Albums of 2014 MATTIE’S Top 10 Hard Rock and Metal Albums of 2014

Mattie’s Top 10 albums of 2014 This year was yet another year that was full of amazing heavy metal records, so much so that I will unhappily admit all of the albums released this year did not get the full attention they deserved from me. Due to an adjustment in my day job, my 9 to 5 listening habits had to change. That being said, I have spent... [Read more of this review]


BAYSINGER’S Top 10 Hard Rock and Metal Albums of 2014 BAYSINGER’S Top 10 Hard Rock and Metal Albums of 2014

Baysinger’s Top 10 albums of 2014 It’s that time of year again. No, the fat man has already dropped my presents off, but it’s time for me to give you readers a gift—my top 10 list of metal albums for 2014. Many great albums were released this year that didn’t quite make my list, but deserve a mention, including releases from Crowbar,... [Read more of this review]


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Metal Stream

P.O.D. Begins Recording New Album With Producer HOWARD BENSON P.O.D. Begins Recording New Album With Producer HOWARD BENSON

Christian hard rockers P.O.D. (PAYABLE ON DEATH) have entered a Los Angeles-area studio with longtime producer Howard Benson to begin recording their new album for a tentative summer release. P.O.D. frontman Sonny Sandoval told All Access Live during this year's ShipRocked cruise(see video below) that he hopes to be done tracking the new CD in "four... [Read more of this review]


JUDAS PRIEST’s RICHIE FAULKNER: ‘We Think We’ve Got Another Record In Us’ JUDAS PRIEST’s RICHIE FAULKNER: ‘We Think We’ve Got Another Record In Us’

JUDAS PRIEST guitarist Richie Faulkner was interviewed by U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine during this year's Soundwave festival in Australia. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about how JUDAS PRIEST was re-energized by his addition to the band following the departure of original lead guitarist K.K. Downing in 2011, Faulkner said: "The whole re-energizing... [Read more of this review]


DIMEBAG’s Grave Allegedly Vandalized By Up-And-Coming Metal Band DIMEBAG’s Grave Allegedly Vandalized By Up-And-Coming Metal Band

According to a post on PANTERA's Facebook page (see below), authorities have been notified after members of an up-and-coming metal band allegedly used an Instagram account to boast about defacing late PANTERA guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott's grave. The since-removed Instagram post (the Instagram account has been deleted as well) showed a photo of... [Read more of this review]


Video Footage Of Former MEGADETH Guitarist MARTY FRIEDMAN’s MUSICIANS INSTITUTE Clinic Video Footage Of Former MEGADETH Guitarist MARTY FRIEDMAN’s MUSICIANS INSTITUTE Clinic

Former MEGADETH guitarist Marty Friedman hosted a special guitar clinic at Los Angeles' famous music college Musicians Institute exclusively for students and alumni. The clinic took place at MI's Concert Hall on January 27 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Video footage of his appearance can be seen below. Marty's latest solo album, "Inferno", sold around... [Read more of this review]


STONE TEMPLE PILOTS ‘Stepping Up’ On Forthcoming Album STONE TEMPLE PILOTS ‘Stepping Up’ On Forthcoming Album

Terrie Carr of WDHA-FM 105.5 FM, the rock music station licensed to Dover and Morristown, New Jersey, recently conducted an interview with STONE TEMPLE PILOTS guitarist Dean DeLeo and drummer Eric Kretz. You can now listen to the chat in two parts below. On the recent leg injury sustained by STONE TEMPLE PILOTS and LINKIN PARK singer Chester Bennington: DeLeo:... [Read more of this review]


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