Category: Breaking News

  • Skid Row announce new singer

    Skid Row announce new singer

    As reported on Trunk Nation with Eddie Trunk earlier today, Skid Row have replaced ZP Theart with Erik Gronwall. In 2009, Erik won the Swedish Idol reality television. During several of the shows, he received standing ovations from the jury for his performances. His first single, “Higher”, sold gold on digital downloads after only three […]

  • Possible new Def Leppard album to be announced soon

    Possible new Def Leppard album to be announced soon

    DEF LEPPARD’s new single will reportedly receive its world premiere this coming Thursday, March 17 on BBC Radio 2’s “Zoe Ball Breakfast Show”. The track is expected to appear on the band’s next studio album, which is titled “Diamond Star Halos”, according to a tweet from the DEF LEPPARD fan forum Def Leppard Rock Brigade. […]

  • Scorpions Share “Seventh Sun” — LISTEN

    Scorpions Share “Seventh Sun” — LISTEN

    SCORPIONS SHARE “SEVENTH SUN” — LISTEN19TH ALBUM ROCK BELIEVER OUT FEBRUARY 25, 2022 In the language of musicians, the term “flageolet” refers to an ingenious technique of eliciting harmonics from a string instrument, producing various overtones in addition to the fundamental frequency of that one string. From the very first note of “Seventh Sun,” Rudolf Schenker and his Flying V […]

  • Ian McDonald dead: Founding member of King Crimson dies at 75

    Ian McDonald dead: Founding member of King Crimson dies at 75

    A cause of death has not yet been disclosed, but Ian’s representative said he was “surrounded by his family” when he died at his home in New York City on February 9. The musician will be fondly remembered as part of the original King Crimson line up. The prog band formed in Dorset in 1967 […]

  • World Premiere documentary of the late great Ronnie James Dio coming to SXSW Film Festival in Austin, TX on March 17.

    World Premiere documentary of the late great Ronnie James Dio coming to SXSW Film Festival in Austin, TX on March 17.

    Featuring unreleased archival footage and photos, the documentary will “complete” Dio’s unfinished autobiography Rainbow in the Dark, which he was working on before his untimely death from stomach cancer in 2010. Directed by Don Argott and Demian Fenton, the film will explore his life and career that spanned from the 1950s to the 2000s. Wendy […]

  • This is the year that Judas Priest will get in the Rock Hall

    This is the year that Judas Priest will get in the Rock Hall

    Just announced the 2022 Rock Hall nominees!! So it looks like Judas Priest is back on the ballot this year. Judas Priest have influenced a great deal of metal music since the late 1970s. They were ranked by MTV as the second “Greatest Metal Band” of all time (after Black Sabbath), and VH1 named them […]

  • Megaforce records founder Jonny Z has passed away.

    Megaforce records founder Jonny Z has passed away.

    Sadly Jonny Z co-founder of Megaforce records has passed away just nearly thirteen months after his wife Marsha’s death. After hearing the demo tape No Life ‘Til Leather, he founded the label Megaforce Records to release their work. Zazula helped Metallica’s career and produced their debut album “Kill ‘Em All” After the success of Kill […]

  • Megadeth and Lamb of God join forces for the second wave of THE METAL TOUR OF THE YEAR

    Megadeth and Lamb of God join forces for the second wave of THE METAL TOUR OF THE YEAR

    Megadeth Cyber Army Tickets + VIP Packages PRESALE starts tomorrow, Wednesday, Jan 12 @ 10am local. Not a member of the club yet? Join today! http://megadeth.com/cyberarmy GET PRESALE INFO HERE: https://smarturl.it/MTOTY2022-PRESALE Tickets + VIP go on sale to the general public Friday @ 10am local here: http://metaltouroftheyear.com YESTERDAY, TODAY, EVERYDAY HEAVY METAL!! 🤘🏻👍👊 Copyright © 2022 This Day in Metal […]

  • The night two Nevada men shot themselves after listening to Judas Priest

    The night two Nevada men shot themselves after listening to Judas Priest

    The night was December 23rd, 1985 and Metal music was very popular and band’s like Judas Priest and Mötley Crüe were all over the radio and album sales were going through the roof. A pair of Nevada men ended a night of drinking, drugs and listening to music by heading to a local playground and […]

  • TRIUMPH AND DEFINITIVE AUTHENTIC ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE OPENING OF THE TRIUMPH VAULT

    TRIUMPH AND DEFINITIVE AUTHENTIC ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE OPENING OF THE TRIUMPH VAULT

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:TRIUMPH AND DEFINITIVE AUTHENTIC ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE OPENING OF THE TRIUMPH VAULT – A CELEBRATION OF CANADA’S OWN ROCK & ROLL MACHINE! Fans of classic Canadian rockers Triumph are in for a special treat – the launch of the ‘Triumph Vault’ website on Tuesday, December 14th, 2021. By accessing triumphvault.com, fans […]