Motorhead Drummer Mikkey Dee Speaks On Deceased Guitarist Wurzel

In a recent interview with Swedish newspaper Expressen, Motorhead drummer Mikkey Dee shared his thoughts on former band mate Michael “Wurzel” Burston, who sadly passed away on Saturday. An excerpt from the interview reads: “He wrote damn good Motörhead riffs. I remember that I missed that when he was not there Continue reading

Coheed and Cambria Bassist Michael Todd Arrested For Armed Robbery of Walgreens

TMZ.com reports that Michael Todd, the bassist for the band Coheed and Cambria, was arrested for armed robbery after he allegedly held up a Walgreens by claiming he had a bomb. And this all went down right before the band played a show. According to police in Attleboro, MA, Todd showed a pharmacist a cell phone note that said he had a bomb and demanded Oxycontin. Continue reading

Amberian Dawn Posts New Album Recording Studio Footage

Amberian Dawn has posted in-studio footage of the band recording an upcoming album, which can be viewed below. The group also commented on the clip: “Hey, recording sessions of the new Amberian Dawn album have begun. “Here’s the first video trailer from these recording sessions. Continue reading

Sorrows Path To Play "Hell In The City" Show

Athens, Greece based act Sorrows Path has announced it will be performing at the “Hell in the City” fest. Continue reading

Nightmare Posts Cover Of Crimson Glory’s "Where Dragons Rule"

Nightmare has recorded a cover version of the song “Where Dragons Rule,” which taken from the Crimson Glory album “Transcendence,” as a tribute to vocalist Midnight. Continue reading

Live Performance Video of YOB Performing New Song, "Prepare The Ground," Posted Online

Live footage of Yob performing their new song “Prepare the Ground,” off of their forthcoming album “Atma,” in Chicago on July 8th has been posted online. “Atma” will be released this next August Continue reading

Former Motorhead Guitarist, Michael "Wurzel" Burston Reportedly Passes Away

Although no official statement has been released at this time, it is being widely reported that former Motorhead guitarist Michael “Wurzel” Burston passed away earlier today at the age of sixty one, after suffering of ventricular fibrillation, caused by cardiomyopathy. More information will be made available as soon as this is confirmed. Burston joined the band in 1984 and performed on the following albums: No Remorse (1984) Orgasmatron (1986) Rock ‘n’ Roll (1987) Nö Sleep at All (1988) The Birthday Party (1990) 1916 (1991) March ör Die (1992) Bastards (1993) Sacrifice (1995) Continue reading