Jon Levasseur Rejoins Cryptopsy As Its New Guitarist

French Canadian death metal veterans Cryptopsy have posted the following update online, announcing the return of Jon Levasseur to the band as its new guitarist. “We have some important informative news we would like to announce. Jon Levasseur, former lead guitarist and major creative contributing force behind ‘None So Vile’, ‘Whisper Supremacy’, ‘And Then You’ll Beg…’ has returned to the band Continue reading

New Sabaton Music Video Made Available For Streaming

The latest music video from Swedish metal act Sabaton has been posted online. The video was shot for the track “Screaming Eagles” which appears on the band’s 2010 album “Coat of Arms.” Continue reading

Lady Gaga Claims Iron Maiden Changed Her Life In Audio Interview

A new audio interview has been posted online between pop music megastar Lady Gaga and Rolling Stone magazine in which the singer discusses in length her “life changing” experience at a recent Iron Maiden concert in Tampa, Florida. Continue reading

10 Years Add Headlining Dates

10 Years have announced dates for a summer headlining tour with Maylene and the Sons of Disaster , they are: July 9th in Flint, MI @ The Machine Shop July 12th in St. Paul, MN @ Station 4 July 13th in Omaha, NE @ Sokol Auditorium July 15th in Sioux Falls, SD @ Sioux Falls Stadium July 16th in Columbia, MO @ The Blue Note July 17th in Tulsa, OK @ Brady Village July 19th in Nashville, TN @ Exit/In July 21st in Dayton, OH @ McGuffy’s House of Rock July 22nd in Knoxville, TN @ The Valarium July 23rd in Birmingham, AL @ Workplay Theatre July 24th in Jackson, MS @ Club Fire July 26th in Asheville, NC @ The Orange Peel July 27th in Greensboro, NC @ Greene Street Club July 29th in Jacksonville, NC @ Hooligan’s July 30th in Fayetteville, NC @ The Rock Shop Music Hall August 1st in Jacksonville, FL @ Freebird Live August 2nd in Orlando, FL @ The Beacham August 3rd in St. Petersburg, FL @ State Theatre August 5th in Tallahassee, FL @ Floyd’s Music Store August 6th in Tupelo, MS @ Tupelo Ballard Park August 7th in Chattanooga, TN @ Rhythm and Brews August 9th in Jermyn, PA @ Eleanor Rigby’s August 11th in Pittsburgh, PA @ Diesel August 12th in Ft. Continue reading

Judas Priest Video on American Idol (Live)

Check out Judas Priest performing live on American Idol 2011 with James Durbin. Judas Priest and Durbin performed “Living After Midnight” and “Another Thing Coming“:




Finally some heavy metal on American Idol! What better way than to have Rob … Continue reading

Seven Nines And Tens Uploads "ASOHA" From Upcoming Album

Vancouver progressive metal act Seven Nines and Tens, which was included at a previous look at the Vancouver metal scene in the “Unearthing the Metal Underground” column, has posted a new song online. The track, titled “ASOHA,” is taken from the band’s forthcoming full length album which is currently planned for a mid summer release. Seven Nines and Tens – ASOHA by sevenninesandtens Continue reading

Tribunal Announces New Vocalist, Sonny Zackeo

Tribunal has checked in with the following update regarding the band’s new vocalist after the dismissal of ex-Iced Earth vocalist John Greely: “Hello brothers and sisters, time for the best and biggest update of 2011 for Tribunal! It is official, Tribunal is proud to announce our new lead vocalist, New Jersey native Sonny Zackeo! After many months of literally searching worldwide and sifting through many, many qualified candidates (including some already known vocalists), we made the decision to bring in Sonny for a live face to face audition with the band so we could get to meet and hang out. “We were more than satisfied within a few minutes of meeting Sonny. With incredible talent, the most professional of attitudes and outlooks, and an awesome personality Sonny will be out in front of Tribunal bringing the metal as only we do Continue reading