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Children of Bodom Guitarist Alexi Laiho dead at 41

By: Staff – Children of Bodom frontman Alexi Laiho has died. The guitarist died in his home in Helsinki, Finland, last week. Laiho had suffered from long-term health issues during his last years. Laiho and drummer Jaska Raatikainen founded Children of Bodom in 1993, and the band was one of the most internationally acclaimed metal … Continue reading

Album Review: The Dirty Nil – “Fuck Art”

By: Jessica Nakamoto –     Don’t let the smiling puppy or pastel sky fool you. While there may not be any red skulls or Grim Reapers this time around, behind The Dirty Nil’s cheerful new album cover is a collection of songs distinctly steeped in the exciting and untamed spirit of rock ‘n’ roll. Out … Continue reading

Interview: Tommy Lee Talks “ANDRO”, the Power of Self, & Riding Life at 320 MPH

By: Allison Kugel – Tommy Lee has something to say about a lot of things. Iconic drummer for the multi-platinum selling rock band Mötley Crüe, solo artist, master of mayhem … philosopher? To have a conversation with Tommy Lee is to be regaled with tales of a life lived to the extreme, and to bear witness … Continue reading

Atreyu Announce “Carry The Fire” Livestream Events

By: Staff – California metalcore mainstays Atreyu have announced a pair of “Carry the Fire” livestream event. The first stream will be a greatest hits set that takes place on Friday, November 20, with the second stream finding the band playing 2007’s Lead Sails Paper Anchor in full and takes place on Friday, December 4. There will be exclusive merch bundles … Continue reading

Deafheaven Announces New Live Album “10 Years Gone”

By: Staff – For the past ten years, San Francisco rock / post-metal luminaries Deafheaven have built one of the most compelling discographies in metal, one that has challenged both the modus operandi and perceptions of the genre. Each critically acclaimed release widened the scope of their particular views of what rock and metal can be, … Continue reading

Watch Deftones’ New Video for “Genesis”

By: Staff – Following the announcement of their eagerly awaited album Ohms – arriving on September 25th 2020 via Reprise/Warner Records – with its title track and video last month, Deftones have unveiled an eruptive new track and video “Genesis”, which you can watch below. The video is directed by Sebastian Kökow with live performance … Continue reading

Deftones Announce New Album “Ohms”, Shares Video for Title Track

By: Staff – GRAMMY Award-winning band Deftones have announced their feverishly anticipated album Ohms, arriving on September 25th via Warner Records. The announcement arrives with the title track, and new video directed by Rafatoon and available to watch below. Speculation of the forthcoming album amongst fans has stoked curiosity as the band’s website and social … Continue reading

Watch Gojira’s New Video for “Another World”

By: Staff – Gojira have shared a new standalone single entitled “Another World.” Produced by the band’s own Joe Duplantier and mixed by Andy Wallace, the new track is joined by an animated official music video directed by Maxime Tiberhgien and Sylvain Favre, which you can watch below. The release marks the group’s first original music … Continue reading

Mastodon Celebrates 20th Anniversary With New Song “Fallen Torches”

By: Staff – GRAMMY-winning Atlanta-based hard rock band Mastodon celebrate their 20th anniversary this year. Celebrating two decades together, the group will unleash a rarities collection, Medium Rarities, on September 11th, on all formats including a pink vinyl pressing via Reprise Records. Among the highlights included here is a new track “Fallen Torches,” recorded in 2019, which … Continue reading

Stream Red Fang‘s New Song “Stereo Nucleosis”

By: Staff – Portland-based metal band Red Fang have shared a new song via Adult Swim Singles as the forty-third and final entry in the 2019-2020 program. “Stereo Nucleosis” is the quartet’s first release since last year’s standalone single/video “Antidote” (which came paired with a headbang-powered app/game by Weiden Kennedy), and stands as a sterling … Continue reading