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Photographer MARK WEISS' 'Monsters Of Rock' Maiden Voyage

Since the early 1980s, photographer Mark Weiss has been shooting promo photos, tour books and traveling the world with bands, as well as contributing to the album packaging for TESLA, DOKKEN, and CINDERELLA's debut album "Night Songs", which brought the band to superstardom. Weiss first met CINDERELLA through their labelmates BON JOVI after shooting the ...

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TRIXTER: New Single Available On iTunes

"Tattoos & Misery", the new single from good-time rock and rollers TRIXTER, is now available on iTunes. Click here to purchase. "Tattoos & Misery" was written by Steve Brown, PJ Farley, Mark "Gus" Scott and Xandy Barry (THE ROLLING STONES, PUDDLE OF MUDD, BACKSTREET BOYS, MILEY CYRUS), mixed by Corey Pensa and is ...

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Season Ten Of VH1 CLASSIC's 'That Metal Show': Guests Announced

Season ten of VH1 Classic's "That Metal Show" kicks off on Saturday, March 31 and featured guests include IRON MAIDEN's Adrian Smith (making his first appearance on the program), METALLICA's Lars Ulrich, MOTÖRHEAD's Lemmy Kilmister, Alice Cooper and former METALLICA bassist Jason Newsted. "I've known the MAIDEN guys for a long time and been a ...

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TRIXTER: New Album Track Listing, Release Date Announced

Frontiers Records has announced the return of good-time rock 'n' rollers TRIXTER; the band's first new album in 20 years, "New Audio Machine", will be released in North America on April 24. Featuring TRIXTER's original lineup, "New Audio Machine" was produced and engineered by Chuck Alzakian (ELTON JOHN, CHRISTINA AGUILERA, TESLA) and includes songwriting contributions ...

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MACHINE HEAD Guitarist Jams With BUTLERS In California (Photos)

MACHINE HEAD guitarist Phil Demmel joined BUTLERS — San Francisco Bay Area's favorite cover band — on stage this past Saturday, January 7 at Pine Street in Livermore, California to perform two songs: JUDAS PRIEST's version of the FLEETWOOD MAC classic "The Green Manalishi (With The Two Prong Crown)" and UFO's "Shoot Shoot". Photos of ...

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JAKE E. LEE Makes Appearance In New BEGGARS & THIEVES Video

Former OZZY OSBOURNE/BADLANDS guitarist Jake E. Lee has contributed a guest guitar solo to the song "We Come Undone" from reunited rockers BEGGARS & THIEVES. Lee also appears in the video for the track, which can be seen below. Other guest musicians featured in the clip are Ron Keel (KEEL, STEELER), Blas Elias (SLAUGHTER) and ...

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TESLA Receives Key To The City From Sacramento Mayor (Video)

Sacramento, California rockers TESLA received the key to the city from their hometown mayor Kevin Johnson yesterday (Wednesday, December 7) at the Sacramento Rock And Radio Museum at 20th and I streets (in the building that once housed Crabshaw Corner and The Oasis Ballroom). In his acceptance speech, TESLA guitarist Frank Hannon stated about the ...

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TESLA To Receive Key To The City From Sacramento Mayor

Sacramento, California rockers TESLA will receive the key to the city from their hometown mayor Kevin Johnson today (Wednesday, December 7) at 12 (noon) at the Sacramento Rock And Radio Museum at 20th and I streets (in the building that once housed Crabshaw Corner and The Oasis Ballroom). Commented the band: "We are very honored." ...

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TESLA Singer's Bronchitis Forces Sacramento Concert Postponement

Known as the originators of the "unplugged" craze of the '90s, California rockers TESLA launched the 20th-anniversary tour last month of their legendary "Five Man Acoustical Jam" in full acoustic fashion in support of their new album, "Twisted Wires And The Acoustic Sessions". Earlier today (Friday, December 2), the band issued the following statement: "We ...

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STORMZONE: New Song Available For Streaming

Irish metallers STORMZONE will release their new album, "Zero To Rage", in Europe on November 21 and in North America on January 17, 2012 via SPV/Steamhammer. Commented STORMZONE vocalist John "Harv" Harbinson: "Apart from being a singer of heavy metal music for many years, I have also always been a huge fan of heavy metal, ...

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BANG TANGO Interviewed By 'Naked Dave's Music' (Video)

Naked Dave's Music recently conducted an interview with California rockers BANG TANGO. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. BANG TANGO's new album, "Pistol Whipped In The Bible Belt", was released on September 27 via Seventy-Eight Productions. The band's first new studio CD in five years was produced and mixed by Daniel ...

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TESLA To Take Part In Online Chat

TESLA's Frank Hannon and Jeff Keith will answer your questions live on Wednesday, October 26 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Pacific Time. Due to the limited time of this chat, please submit your questions in advance by going to this location. If your question is asked, you will be identified by your ...

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NIGHTWISH: European Tour Dates Announced

Finnish/Swedish symphonic metallers NIGHTWISH have announced the following European tour datesL Apr. 10 - Lisebergshallen - Gteborg, Sweden Apr. 11 - Falconer Theater - Copenhagen, Denmark Apr. 13 - Heineken Music Hall - Amsterdam, Netherlands Apr. 14 - ISS Dome - Dsseldorf, Germany Apr. 16 - Forest National - Brussels, Belgium Apr. 17 - Bercy ...

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TESLA: Acoustic Tour Announced

California rockers TESLA will embark on an acoustic tour in November. The dates are as follows: Nov. 01 - Salt Lake City, UT - The Depot Nov. 02 - Denver, CO - Ogden Theatre Nov. 04 - Kansas City, MO - The Midland Nov. 05 - Wichita, KS - The Cotillion Nov. 06 - Tulsa, ...

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STORMZONE: 'Zero To Rage' Details Revealed

Irish metallers STORMZONE will release their new album, "Zero To Rage", in Europe on November 21 via SPV/Steamhammer. Commented STORMZONE vocalist John "Harv" Harbinson: "Apart from being a singer of heavy metal music for many years, I have also always been a huge fan of heavy metal, and I have no hesitation in saying that ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH: Performance Footage Of New Single Available

Fan-filmed video footage of Sebastian Bach's August 24, 2011 performance at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater in Babylon, New York can be seen below. Also appearing on the bill were WHITESNAKE and TESLA. Bach's new album, "Kicking & Screaming", will be released on September 27 via Frontiers Records. The CD was produced by Bob Marlette ...

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COREY TAYLOR Performs At 'It Takes A Community Foundation' Benefit Concert (Video)

SLIPKNOT/STONE SOUR frontman Corey Taylor and STAIND vocalist Aaron Lewis are among the artists who performed at the second annual It Takes A Community Foundation benefit concert. The two-day event took place Friday, August 19 and Saturday, August 20 at The Pines Theater at Look Park in Northampton, Massachusetts. Friday's show featured country music performances ...

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The History Of SOULMOTOR

In the six-minute clip below, SOULMOTOR bassist Brian Wheat, along with lead vocalist, songwriter and video director Darin Wood, talk about how they first met, the beginnings of SOULMOTOR and the band's new album, "Wrong Place At The Right Time!". Wheat and Wood recently documented a drug deal gone bad "Down In Mexico" by being ...

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DUBLIN DEATH PATROL: Video Footage Of Eindhoven Performance

Fan-filmed video footage of DUBLIN DEATH PATROL (DDP) the band featuring TESTAMENT singer Chuck Billy and former EXODUS vocalist Steve "Zetro" Souza performing on June 25, 2011 at Effenaar in Eindhoven, Holland as the support act for CAVALERA CONSPIRACY can be viewed below. DUBLIN DEATH PATROL's debut album, "DDP 4 Life", was released in 2007 ...

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TESLA's BRIAN WHEAT Returns With New SOULMOTOR Album

SOULMOTOR bassist Brian Wheat, along with lead vocalist, songwriter and video director Darin Wood have documented a drug deal gone bad "Down In Mexico" by being in the "Wrong Place At The Right Time". The fictitious drug deal and more are stories set to song are all part of SOULMOTOR's upcoming CD, "Wrong Place At ...

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