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BLAZE BAYLEY To Release 'Best-Of' Album

Former IRON MAIDEN and current WOLFSBANE frontman Blaze Bayley will celebrate his 30th anniversary as singer with the release of a "best-of" album in November. According to Blaze, the collection "will feature songs from previous albums that will be remastered by Rick Plester" and will be supported by a tour in 2014. Blaze will also ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY: New Audio Interview Posted Online

Metal Shock Finland's chief editor Mohsen Fayyazi recently conducted an interview with former IRON MAIDEN and current WOLFSBANE singer Blaze Bayley for the Middle Eastern webzine Jorzine. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. Blaze released a collaborative acoustic EP with Belgium-based classical guitarist Thomas Zwijsen, "Russian Holiday" on February ...

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ARCKANUM Announces New Album Details

Swedish black metal project ARCKANUM will release its eighth full-length album, "Fenriz Kindir", in Europe on May 10 and in North America on May 14 via Season Of Mist. Commented ARCKANUM mastermind Shamaatae: "This album is a dedication to the flaming giant-wolf, son of Loki; created from the Chaos-fires of Múspellsheimr. It is a tribute ...

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THOMAS ZWIJSEN Inks Deal With KING RECORDS For Japan

Dutch classical guitarist Thomas Zwijsen's album "Nylon Maiden" will be released in Japan on March 27 via a new deal with King Records. The CD contains unique arrangements of IRON MAIDEN tracks on classical guitar. The Japanese CD version of "Nylon Maiden" will contain two bonus tracks and the Japanese digital version will contain three ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY: Pro-Shot Footage Of Ukraine Concert

Professionally filmed video footage of former IRON MAIDEN and current WOLFSBANE singer Blaze Bayley's November 7, 2012 performance at the Citadel festival in Lviv, Ukraine can be seen below. Blaze released a collaborative acoustic EP with Belgium-based classical guitarist Thomas Zwijsen, "Russian Holiday" on February 5. The effort features four re-arranged songs from previous albums ...

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PAUL DI'ANNO: Pro-Shot Footage Of Ukraine Concert

Professionally filmed video footage of former IRON MAIDEN singer Paul Di'Anno's November 7, 2012 performance at the Citadel festival in Lviv, Ukraine can be seen below. Di'Anno's previously announced U.S. tour, which was scheduled to kick off last month, has been postponed until June. The trek was called off due to the fact that the ...

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JACK RUSSELL Interviewed At NAMM (Video)

Dave Castagno of RadioScreamer and Screamer Magazine conducted an interview with singer Jack Russell of GREAT WHITE FEATURING JACK RUSSELL (formerly JACK RUSSELL'S GREAT WHITE) at this year's NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, a massive music-products convention that took place January 24-27 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. You can now ...

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PAUL DI'ANNO: Rescheduled U.S. Tour Dates Announced

Former IRON MAIDEN singer Paul Di'Anno's previously announced U.S. tour, which was scheduled to kick off last month, has been postponed until June. The trek was called off due to the fact that the musician had not secured a proper working visa to be able to enter the country. Commented Paul: "I can't wait to ...

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OZZY And SHARON OSBOURNE In Beverly Hills Fire Drama

Firefighters were called to Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne's home in Beverly Hills, California Thursday morning (January 17) after a candle Sharon had left burning through the night exploded in its glass vase and sparked a small blaze in their living room. Speaking about the incident on today's edition of the CBS program "The Talk", which ...

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U.D.O. Announces New Guitarist

U.D.O. — the German metal band led by former ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider — has announced the addition of guitarist Andrey Smirnov (pictured below) to the group's ranks. He replaces Stefan Kaufmann, who left the group late last year for health reasons. Commented U.D.O.: "It was a long search and we met a lot of ...

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BLACK FLAG Guitarist GINN And Skateboarding Frontman MKE VALLELY Join Forces In GOOD FOR YOU

On February 26, SST Records will release "Life is Too Short To Not Hold A Grudge", the debut album from GOOD FOR YOU, the brand new band featuring influential guitarist and bandleader Greg Ginn and professional skateboarder and musician Mike Vallely (a.k.a. Mike V). Featuring eleven uniquely distinct high-energy rock songs blistered with themes of ...

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Former BLAZE BAYLEY Members Launch THE BOUNDED

THE BOUNDED is a brand new project featuring current and former members from established British and Colombian metal bands: Nicolas and David Bermudez (UNDER THREAT, ex-BLAZE BAYLEY), Mauricio Chamucero (DRAGONFORCE, BLAZE BAYLEY session drummer, ex-ROGUE MALE, SAVAGE MESSIAH) and Fernando Politte (BLOODFATE, THE LAST BREATH). With a hunger for trespassing all boundaries, beyond conventions and ...

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FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Guitarist Wants To Hold On To His Right To Own Rifles And Pistols

FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH guitarist Zoltan Bathory has blasted the "anti-gun" media and liberal Democrat politicians for their call for tougher state bans on "assault" weapons and high-capacity magazines of ammunition. In the wake of the United States' recent rash of mass shootings, advocates seeking tougher gun-control laws insist an assault weapons ban is critical ...

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'Hair I Go Again' Trailer Released

A three-and-a-half-minute trailer for the forthcoming "Hair I Go Again" "documentary" can be seen below. Film synopsis: "The year was 1985. Thousands of miles away from the sonic debauchery of the Sunset Strip, a group of teenage friends shared aspirations of glam rock grandeur. Rising from the ashes of countless garage jams and taking a ...

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