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'Hair I Go Again' Documentary: New Trailer Posted Online

A new two-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 ...

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Former AC/DC Drummer CHRIS SLADE Interviewed In Brazil (Video)

AC/DC Brasil conducted an interview with former AC/DC drummer Chris Slade in December 2012. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. After a very successful start to their U.K. tour earlier this year, Slade with his band THE CHRIS SLADE TIMELINE is setting off again, this time visiting the Midlands, including headlining ...

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PAUL DI'ANNO: Malmö Concert Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of former IRON MAIDEN singer Paul Di'Anno's July 10 performance at Lilla Torg in Malmö, Sweden can be seen below. Di'Anno's previously announced U.S. tour, which was originally scheduled to kick off in January and was then postponed until May/June, has once again been called off. According to Paul, the trek "is ...

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THE ALMIGHTY Albums To Be Reissued With Bonus Material

Having done much to light a blaze under '90s U.K. rock, THE ALMIGHTY — the full force riffin' machine formed in Scotland in 1988 — has long been regarded as a four-man gang to be reckoned with, splicing elements of rock, punk and metal to telling effect… And now, with the band's reputation continuing to ...

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CHTHONIC Releases 'Unsealing The Bú-Tik' Art Book; Special Exhibit Opens This Week In Taiwan

Six designers from the famous Taiwanese artist group Yamyoukan have completed a book entitled "Unsealing The Bú-Tik", which transforms classic scenes in stories recounted via CHTHONIC's albums into striking illustrations. The 32-page "Unsealing the Bú-Tik" recounts many exciting CHTHONIC tales, including the headhunt from the album "Seediq Bale", the departure of the Takasago Army from ...

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The Eldritch Dark - BLOOD CEREMONY

BLOOD CEREMONY's third album, 2013's "The Eldritch Dark", arrives in the midst of a historically busy time for parent label, Rise Above, which is obviously counting on its partnership with America's mighty Metal Blade to help juggle virtually simultaneously released new efforts from CATHEDRAL, CHURCH OF MISERY, UNCLE ACID & THE DEADBEATS and the suspiciously ...

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DEATH RAY VISION: Debut Album Details Revealed

DEATH RAY VISION, the project featuring SHADOWS FALL frontman Brian Fair, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE bassist Mike D'Antonio and former OVERCAST/SEEMLESS guitarist Pete Cortese, will release its debut 12-song album, "We Ain't Leavin' Till You're Bleedin'", on September 10 via Bullet Tooth. These veterans of the Boston metal scene play a raw brand of metallic hardcore that ...

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PAUL DI'ANNO: New Duisburg Concert Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of former IRON MAIDEN singer Paul Di'Anno's May 25 performance at Parkhaus Meiderich in Duisburg, Germany can be seen below. As recently reported, Di'Anno's previously announced U.S. tour, which was originally scheduled to kick off in January and was then postponed until May/June, has once again been called off. According to Paul, ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY To Release 30th-Anniversary Booklet

To celebrate his 30 years as a singer next year, Blaze Bayley (WOLFSBANE, ex-IRON MAIDEN) will release a booklet with career information, albums, personal comments and stories, tour dates and pictures. Blaze says: "I will add fan pictures to the booklet as YOU have made it possible for me to keep going for 30 years! ...

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United World Rebellion Chapter One - SKID ROW

The SKID ROW clan knows as well as anyone trying to maintain a presence under adverse conditions what a grinding uphill battle feels like. As ACCEPT initially weathered the scorn of longtimers for putting Mark Tornillo front and center in the stead of the immortal Udo Dirkschneider, they've somehow managed to win over more people ...

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The Underground Resistance - DARKTHRONE

As the entire Norwegian black metal brouhaha of the early 1990s fades deeper and deeper into history and myth, blurring the fine line between which incidents were horrifyingly true or imaginatively apocryphal, almost all of the bands either involved or born out of those events have likewise moved well beyond its original tenets - religious, ...

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The Circle and the Blue Door - PURSON

From all the media hype and comprehensive promotional campaign leading up to the release of 2013's "The Circle and the Blue Door", you would think that PURSON was being groomed and positioned to become occult rock's first breakout pop stars. Not least because the British group's focal point is singer and guitarist Rosie Cunningham, whose ...

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PAUL DI'ANNO: New Helsinki Concert Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of former IRON MAIDEN singer Paul Di'Anno's May 10 performance at On The Rocks in Helsinki, Finland can be seen below. As previously reported, Di'Anno's previously announced U.S. tour, which was originally scheduled to kick off in January and was then postponed until May/June, has once again been called off. According to ...

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DRAGONSCLAW: 'Judgement Day' Audio Samples Available

Australian traditional metal act DRAGONSCLAW posted a preview sampler of its upcoming sophomore album, "Judgement Day". The CD is expected for release later this year through an as-yet-undisclosed new label. Comented DRAGONSCLAW vocalist Giles Lavery: "We are extremely happy with how 'Judgement Day' has turned out. I feel we have our strongest batch of songs ...

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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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