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EU REFERENDUM FROM A HEAVY METAL PERSPECTIVE, TAKING THE SWISS EXAMPLE
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THE DEAD DAISIES AND INGLORIOUS BLOOM IN DUBLIN ON A NIGHT OF SUMPTUOUS HARD ROCK. Brian Boyle
OZZY OSBOURNE: "I'M NOT HAPPY BEING SOBER"
"It scares me. I hear all the time people say that they have another drink in them but they may not have another sobriety in them..."
IT'S NOT ALL RIGHT NOW! PAUL RODGERS SUES DONALD TRUMP
"We will make America great again. God bless you and good night, I love you."
HEAVY METAL HELPS PEOPLE DEAL WITH MORTALITY ACCORDING TO OFFICIAL STUDY
"Metal music can be seen as cultural good for fans and thereby can form part of their social identity."
MOTÖRHEAD STILL RUNNING DOWN THE HIGHWAY: PHIL, MIKKEY AND EDDIE ALL GEARED UP FOR FORTHCOMING DATES
"Every snare hit I do from now on until the end of my career will be a small tribute to Lemmy..."
IRON MAIDEN'S STEVE HARRIS DROPS THE PRICE OF HIS ESSEX MANSION BY £1MILLION
The eight-bedroom mansion was on the market for £6.75million in 2012 but it's "guide price" is now a mere £3.95million...
ALL GUNS BLAZING FOR NEW HRH AOR 5 ANNOUNCEMENT
Phil Lewis & Tracii Guns unite under the L.A. Guns banner once again for next year's HRH AOR 5 being held next March at Camp HRH in North Wales...
DEEP PURPLE 'LIVE AT THE NEC' DVD ON THE WAY: FAREWELL JON, WELCOME DON
The two share keyboard duties during the night in a very fitting "passing-of-the-torch" moment...
LED ZEPPELIN TO INCLUDE EIGHT PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED RECORDINGS ON 'THE COMPLETE BBC SESSIONS'
"Led Zeppelin was a band that would change things around substantially each time it played. We were becoming tighter and tighter, to the point of telepathy."
ROCK 'TIL YOU DROP WITH STATUS QUO 1981-1986 VINYL BOX SET
In addition to the studio albums the box set will include an extra disc of b-sides and extended mixes...
ZZ TOP TO RELEASE THEIR VERY FIRST OFFICIAL LIVE ALBUM IN SEPTEMBER
"In an abstract surrealism style, this collection is a definitive chronicle of the band hangin' together for four plus deluxe decades..."
FORMER ELO AND BLACK SABBATH MAN ANNOUNCES A MOVE TO NEW BAND WITH A ZING
"I'm very pleased to announce that I will now be performing with Bev Bevan's Zing Band..."
TYGERS OF PAN TANG "SPECIAL TIME" HAS COME WITH NEW RELEASE
"The new Tygers album is finished, done and dusted and ready to unleash on our 'Tygertastic' audience. You're gonna love this one, it's a MONSTER..."
ANDY FRASER OF FREE'S LAST RECORDING WITH SAIICHI SUGIYAMA ONLINE HERE
"'Melting Away' became one of Andy's last recordings. He still had so much to offer and I was really looking forward to continuing to work with him."
LYNYRD SKYNYRD GIG IN ATLANTA CANCELLED DUE TO GARY ROSSINGTON ILLNESS
"Lynyrd Skynyrd will resume their tour once Gary is cleared by medical professionals. We will advise as soon as we have additional information."
MEGADETH CANCEL REMAINING EUROPEAN DATES AFTER DAVE ELLEFSON BREAKS HIS FOOT
Megadeth mainman Dave Mustaine has issued a video message regarding the situation which you can see here...
RITCHIE BLACKMORE'S RAINBOW TO PLAY AGAIN BUT WITH LESS DEEP PURPLE SONGS
"I would do probably ninety-five percent Rainbow songs; that's what they seem to want to hear. And it didn't occur to me. I just naturally assumed they wanted to hear everything."
THIS IS WHAT OUR FAVOURITE ROCKERS THINK OF THE CURRENT POLITICAL CLIMATE
Comment from Saxon, Slash, Thunder, Iron Maiden, Uli Jon Roth, Hawkwind, Cher, Johnny Rotten, Machine Head And More...
BEYOND THE BLACK SINGER JENNIFER HABEN IS LOST IN FOREVER AS FIVE MEMBERS DEPART THE BAND
"I have enjoyed the time together with the guys very much and am grateful for everything we have achieved together in Germany. I am currently looking for new colleagues..."
CATS IN SPACE SET TO RELEASE SLADE CLASSIC WITH DANNY BOWES OF THUNDER ON GUEST VOCALS
"It's is one of my favourite Slade songs, so when they asked me to sing on their version it took me a good second and a half to say yes..."
'RAMBLIN' MAN LIVE 2016' ALBUM AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER NOW
The album will be recorded live over the weekend and is set to feature a range of artists from across the festival in a triple CD or downloadable format...
JOHNNY VAN ZANT TAKES TO THE SIMPLE LIFE AFTER SUFFERING FROM BRONCHITIS
"When I talked to him today (Wednesday 13th July), he said he was taking his meds and resting but he sounded good..."
GUNS N' ROSES ADD MORE TOUR DATES FOR OCTOBER AND NOVEMBER
The Gunners' newly announced dates are for South America with ten dates in Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Chile and Colombia with more to be announced soon...
MOTLEY CRUE FANS CAN NOW WATCH 'THE END' VIA GLOBAL DIGITAL PAY-PER-VIEW STREAM
Completing their 35-year touring career as a band, this epic concert viewing experience gives fans a chance to relive the band's mega-hits...
YOU WON'T GET FOOLED WITH OFFICIAL KEITH MOON COMMEMORATIVE DRUM HEAD
Manufactured as a special, custom product by Remo, these 14" high-gloss drum heads are a perfect collector's item for true fans of the legendary drummer and The Who...
GEOFF TATE'S OPERATION MINDCRIME CONTINUE THEIR RESURRECTION WITH NEW ALBUM ON THE WAY
"The Resurrection' album is the second part of our three album presentation. It continues the story that began on 'The Key' with the near death experience of the lead character..."
THE ANSWER AND THE DEAD DAISIES ANNOUNCE NOVEMBER UK TOUR
"The fact that we get to debut this new material with our mates The Dead Daisies just adds to the rush we're currently experiencing. You really don't want to miss this one!"
IAN GILLAN SAYS: "IT'S A WONDERFUL THING, VINYL..." WITH NEW COLLECTION ABOUT TO BE RELEASED
"You just bought something significant, not easily disposable. And look at the sleeves - aren't they cool..."
THE QUIREBOYS NEW ALBUM ON THE WAY: "THE LYRICS ON THE TITLE TRACK ARE SOME OF SPIKE'S BEST EVER!"
"I approached the songwriting from a different angle and it felt good. There's a lot of passion there."
GLORYHAMMER, SANGUINE, THE HERETIC ORDER AND MORE ANNOUNCED FOR BLOODSTOCK
Bands are still being added to the bill of the UK's best Heavy Metal weekender which will be held at Catton Park, Derbyshire on 11th to 14th August...
48 HOURS TO ROCK THE UK TO A CITY OF ASHES
"We're hitting the road in September for a co-headline tour with our broseph's City Of Ashes! This will be one of the unsigned tours of the year!"
LIVE LIFE LOUD WITH HAMMERFALL ON 2017 EUROPEAN TOUR: NEW ALBUM ON THE WAY
"We can't wait to get back on stage again to have a gigantic Heavy Metal party every night with all our Templar friends!"
RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE'S TIM COMMERFORD ANNOUNCES WAKRAT UK DEBUT TO RAISE MONEY FOR THE HOMELESS
"We are gearing up to be on the offensive. Our mission is to attack modern music and smash the grid. Unapologetic, unrelenting, unbridled and uncensored. Understood?"
AEROSMITH GUITARIST JOE PERRY REPORTEDLY SUFFERS HEART ATTACK DURING HOLLYWOOD VAMPIRES GIG
"Thanks to everyone asking about our brother Joe Perry," Alice Cooper wrote. "He is stable right now, with family and is under the best care."
VADER REVEAL COVER ARTWORK FOR 'IRON TIMES' EP: NEW RELEASE DATE SET FOR 'THE EMPIRE'
The artwork is created by renowned artist Joe Petagno who is most well known for his work on Motörhead album covers...
ONSLAUGHT, BEHOLDER AND ANIHILATED TOUR PROMISES TO BE A TOUR DE FORCE
"By the time we hit the road in November it will be well over two-and-a-half years since we did the last run and we feel the time is now right..."
TESTAMENT CONFIRM NEW ALBUM TITLE AND REVEAL RELEASE DATE
"It's very diverse, but it's very epic. There's nothing on there that breeds commercial..."
GOJIRA HOPE YOU ENJOY THE TRIP AS THEY DEBUT NEW VIDEO FOR 'LOW LANDS'
"We jammed to our first songs, started Gojira, and recorded most of our albums there..."
ARW (JON ANDERSON, TREVOR RABIN AND RICK WAKEMAN) ANNOUNCE BAND FOR UPCOMING WORLD TOUR
"I have played with arguably the three greatest bass players ever and I can't wait to play with one of them again!"
MARILLION UNVEIL 'THE NEW KINGS' FROM FORTHCOMING STUDIO ALBUM 'FEAR'
'The New Kings' can also be heard on Marillion's current tour which starts on Monday 11th July in Barcelona...
STATUS QUO'S RICK PARFITT 'AIN'T COMPLAINING' AS HE WORKS TOWARDS FULL HEALTH
"I am now happy to report that his medical team anticipate that Rick will make a full recovery..."
AN AMERICAN WRITER ASKS WHY IT TAKES A BRITISH EX-PAT TO ASK, "WHAT'S GOING ON?" MICHAEL DES BARRES HAS THE ANSWER
This incendiary cover of Marvin Gaye's classic confronts America's issues in an incredibly timely and head-on manner...
FREEDOM CALL RELEASE A NEW METAL HYMN 'HAMMER OF THE GODS', AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD NOW
The trademark bold vocal harmonies remain. The track is taken from forthcoming opus 'Master Of Light'...
STEVEN ADLER JOINS GUNS N' ROSES ON STAGE IN OHIO: FOUR FIFTHS OF 'APPETITE' LINE-UP PLAY TOGETHER FOR FIRST TIME SINCE 1990
"On the drums, you might know this guy. Ladies and gentlemen, Mr Steven Adler..."
IRON MAIDEN WANT WEST HAM MANAGER SLAVEN BILIČ TO JOIN THEM ON STAGE IN SPLIT
"We have stayed in contact. We saw each other over Christmas and chatted. I know he is one of our big fans."
STRAY TO ROAM AROUND THE UK ON TOUR INCLUDING A RARE REUNION OF THE ORIGINAL LINE UP
No need to move a mountain as both Stray and Del Bromham's Blues Devils are on their way to a venue near you...
THE AMORETTES ANNOY THE NEIGHBOURS WITH RAUCOUS NEW SINGLE
'Let The Neighbours Call The Cops' was co- written by vocalist Gill Montgomery and Black Star Riders front man Ricky Warwick...
VENOM INC AND DIAMOND HEAD TO HEADLINE METAL BREW FESTIVAL IN BARNET
Beer is priced at Working Man's Club prices and the nearest tube station is High Barnet at the very top of the Northern Line...
SOiL 'SHINE ON' THE UK WITH COMPREHENSIVE TOUR
"We are looking forward to seeing some new places and making some new friends this time around..."
ACID REIGN GET IN FESTIVE MOOD EARLY WITH SPECIAL GIG ANNOUNCEMENT
'Tis the season to Thrash as Acid Reign team up with Shrapnel with far from obnoxious results...
IRON MAIDEN: LEGACY OF THE BEAST MOBILE RPG GAME IS OUT NOW
"We've always wanted to make a quality Maiden mobile game as we think the combination of Eddie and the music is so well suited..."
SIRENIA PART WAYS WITH SINGER AILYN GIMÉNEZ GARCÍA
"Sirenia and Ailyn have decided to part ways for personal reasons. We part ways on good terms and we wish Ailyn the best of luck for her future endeavours..."
STATUS QUO'S RICK PARFITT SEEMS TO BE 'FINE FINE FINE' AS HE IS SPOTTED OUT AND ABOUT
Following the recent health scare a picture has emerged online of him taking a walk in Kingston over the weekend...
BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE TO PLAY 'THE POISON' IN FULL FOR THE FIRST EVER TIME
"We promised you something special right? See 'The Poison' played in full for the first time in Manchester! Tickets on sale now here..."
WAS BREAKING NEWS:
ALTER BRIDGE TO HEADLINE ARENAS ACROSS EUROPE THIS WINTER WITH GOJIRA AND VOLBEAT
This will be their biggest headline tour yet with twenty-four dates across fifteen countries, kicking off on November 4th 2016
WAS BREAKING NEWS:
BAUHAUS FRONTMAN PETER MURPHY TO GUEST WITH THE MISSION ON THEIR 30th ANNIVERSARY UK TOUR
"Peter's appearance will help make these shows the special events that we always wanted and hoped they'd be..."
BONFIRE RE-APPOINT MICHAEL BORMANN AS SINGER AFTER PARTING WAYS WITH DAVID REECE
"These differences are irreconcilable so both parties decide it is best to just part ways. Bonfire wish him the best of luck in his future endeavours."
WAS BREAKING NEWS:
THE AMORETTES ANNOUNCE CO-HEADLINE UK TOUR WITH LOVE ZOMBIES
"We can't wait to tour with the awesome Love Zombies. This co-headline UK jaunt is going to rock. Don't miss it!!!"
LAWYER WHO SUED LED ZEPPELIN IS DAZED AND CONFUSED AFTER BEING SUSPENDED FOR MULTIPLE VIOLATIONS
Malofiy was heated in his attacks on Led Zeppelin, at one point dubbing them "session musicians" who have a habit of "playing other people's music"...
IRON MAIDEN ILLUSTRATOR DESIGNS SHIRT FOR ONE DIRECTION'S ZAYN MALIK, MAIDEN LAUNCH THIRD TROOPER BEER AND HI-ON-MAIDEN TO HEADLINE PICCSTOCK
A full-bodied beer using a blend of chocolate and crystal malts to give "a roasted malt and caramel backbone with hints of liquorice and honey"...
BLOODSTOCK RELEASE DAY TICKETS AND LAUNCH YouTube COMPETITION WITH SOME AMAZING PRIZES
There's a whole host of some of the world's top Metal bands appearing on the bill including Twisted Sister, Mastodon, Slayer, Anthrax, Gojira, Behemoth, Venom and more...
BRUCE DICKINSON TO TAKE PART IN TOP GEAR STYLE CHARITY ROAD TRIP
"The enthusiasm from the group is amazing which will lend itself to making it an unforgettable trip..."
TOSELAND ANNOUNCE UK HEADLINE TOUR
Toseland hit the road in September and October 2016, following dates with Deep Purple in July...
VAN ZANT OFFICIALLY RELEASE THE ONLY RECORDING FROM THEIR ONE TOUR TOGETHER
The brothers of Lynyrd Skynyrd's Ronnie Van Zant explore their country roots on this special recording...
EQUILIBRIUM REVEAL LYRIC VIDEO FOR NEW SONG 'PREY'
"The songs on 'Armageddon' have become quite diverse. Every song sounds different. As a first foretaste we chose the dark track 'Prey'. Have fun with it!"
ANTIMATTER + KARI RUESLÅTTEN COMBINE FOR A CO-HEADLINING ACOUSTIC SHOW IN LONDON IN SEPTEMBER
This is the only UK date and a chance to hear two striking voices on the same bill...
KANSAS TO RELEASE FIRST NEW ALBUM IN SIXTEEN YEARS; 'THE PRELUDE IMPLICIT' OUT SEPTEMBER 23rd
"Recording 'The Prelude Implicit' was an incredible experience and I couldn't be happier with the results..."
WAS BREAKING NEWS:
RUNNING WILD SAIL AGAIN ON 26th AUGUST WITH 'RAPID FORAY'
"For me this track has all the qualities of a real stadium anthem. Listening to it gives me goose bumps every time."
NO 'BIRMINGHAM BLUES' FOR JEFF LYNNE AS HE COLLECTS LORD MAYOR AND SILVER CLEF AWARDS
"The Lord Mayor's Awards recognise outstanding achievements and exceptional service to the city and the people of Birmingham."
WAS BREAKING NEWS:
ABSOLVA UNLEASH 'HARSH REALITY' AND ANNOUNCE 2016 EUROPEAN TOUR DATES
"We're absolutely stoked about these shows which we'll hit with maximum Absolva force..."
WAS BREAKING NEWS:
STEVEN TYLER ANNOUNCES AEROSMITH FAREWELL TOUR
Stand by for social media to go into overdrive and keep checking MetalTalk as we'll have more news on this when there is some...
WAS BREAKING NEWS:
JON ANDERSON, TREVOR RABIN AND RICK WAKEMAN REUNITE TO FORM ARW: UK TOUR DATES CONFIRMED
"I'm so excited to create new music and revisit some of the classic work we created many years ago. It's going to be a musical adventure on so many new levels."
WAS BREAKING NEWS:
STATUS QUO GUITARIST RICK PARFITT AIRLIFTED HOME FROM TURKEY
Quo made the decision to carry on with their commitments last week and performed at the Rock On Windermere charity show on Saturday...
WAS BREAKING NEWS:
RITCHIE BLACKMORE'S RAINBOW RISES IN LORELEY - SET LIST SPOILERS
After 21 years Ritchie Blackmore returns from medieval times to astound Loreley at Monsters Of Rock...
WAS BREAKING NEWS:
MEAT LOAF "RESPONSIVE AND WELL" AFTER COLLAPSING ON STAGE LAST NIGHT
"He extends his heartfelt thanks for everyone's support and well wishes, and is expecting a speedy and full recovery..."
WAS BREAKING NEWS:
STATUS QUO ANNOUNCE 'AQUOSTIC II - ONE MORE FOR THE ROAD' PLUS HUGE BBC HYDE PARK SHOW
Status Quo have announced the release of a second acoustic album following the success of the original 'Aquostic' release in August 2014...
NAZARETH SCORE A WINNER AT CHELSEA'S UNDER THE BRIDGE. Mark Taylor
TAX THE HEAT TURN UP THE TEMPERATURE FOR RAMBLIN' MAN FAIR. Mark Taylor
BARB WIRE DOLLS: 'DESPERATE' - FIRST MOTÖRHEAD MUSIC RELEASE CONTAINS BLOOD AND SWEAT. Sean Camerön
TARJA REVEALS HER SHADOW SELF AFTER THE BRIGHTEST VOID. Mark Taylor
SABATON ON 'THE LAST STAND': "WE HAVE MET A LOT OF THE PEOPLE WE SING ABOUT" Mark Taylor
HAMMERS OF MISFORTUNE: "WE'RE TOO METAL FOR THE PROGS AND TOO PROG FOR THE METALLERS". Johnny Main
INGLORIOUS RAMBLIN' ON MOTE PARK. Mark Taylor
GOD BLESS OZZY OSBOURNE: A RE-RELEASE OF THE 2011 MOVIE. Mark Taylor
MAN DOWN STATUS QUO STORM THE CASTLE AS FREDDIE PROVES HE'S READY WITH THESE IMMORTAL CHORDS. Mark Taylor
STEVEN TYLER COULD BE HIS OWN WORST ENEMY WITH COUNTRY RELEASE: YOU'LL EITHER LOVE THIS OR HATE IT. Scott Adams
JOE LYNN TURNER IS STILL GLISTENING WITH BEST IN SUNSTORM SERIES YET. Brian Boyle
ELM STREET WILL KNOCK YOU OUT WITH THEIR MARVELLOUS LEAD GUITAR WORK AND METAL FIST. Scott Adams
METAL IS ALIVE IN IRAQ WITH DARK PHANTOM PLAYING IN A NATION OF DOGS. Andy Millen
THE DEAD DAISIES FRONTMAN JOHN CORABI SAYS 'MAKE SOME NOISE' IS "PRETTY DAMN CLOSE" TO BEING HIS "SGT PEPPERS"
JOE BONAMASSA MAKES WORLDS COLLIDE IN GREENWICH WHERE IT WAS TIME FOR A SPECTACULAR EXPLOSION OF BLUES. Liz Medhurst
STEVE CAN HACK IT IN LIVERPOOL AS THE TOTAL EXPERIENCE AND OTHER RE-RELEASES SHOW. Joe Geesin
VICIOUS RUMORS SOUNDING HALFORD-ESQUE ON 'CHASING THE PRIEST' AND OTHER CUTS FROM THEIR BEST OFFERING SINCE THE 80s. Scott Adams
BAD COMPANY AND THE WINERY DOGS LIVE FOR THE MUSIC TO ROARS OF APPROVAL IN MINNESOTA. Jeff Kunze
THE WILSON SISTERS STRIP THE PAINT OFF TO REVEAL A BEAUTIFUL BROKEN HEART. Mike Foley
GIRLSCHOOL GUITARIST JACKIE CHAMBERS' ISSUES 'WAKE UP' CALL WITH SYTERIA. Johnny Main
GERMAN ROCKERS KISSIN' DYNAMITE PUSH HARD ROCK INTO THE 21st CENTURY WITH 'GENERATION GOODBYE'. Ian Sutherland
HAMMERCULT PAY FITTING TRIBUTE TO MOTÖRHEAD, SLAYER AND ACCEPT BECAUSE LEGENDS NEVER DIE. Johnny Main
HEART KICK IT OUT FOR THE CROWD IN GLASGOW AND SHOW THEM NO QUARTER. Ian Sutherland
WHEN THREE OF EDDIE AND THE HOT RODS OPEN FOR THEMSELVES YOU GET HEADLINE MANIAC AND AN IDIOT ME. Roger Berzerk Fauske
DORO STILL STRONG AND PROUD AFTER THREE DECADES OF ROCK AND METAL. Joe Geesin
WET WEATHER AT WISTON MUST MEAN THE LAST DAY OF WILDFIRE FESTIVAL 2016. Johnny Main
SECRET RULE RAISE THE BAR WITH 'MACHINATION' WITH DELAIN AND WITHIN TEMPTATION JOINING THE FUN. Ian Sutherland
SATURDAY AT WILDFIRE FESTIVAL ROCKS IN GLORIOUS (CAIRO) SUNSHINE AND MASSIVE SOUNDS. Johnny Main
WILDFIRE'S HORRORFLY STAGE DELIVERS HEAVY WITH A CAPITAL H. Johnny Main
FLAMES ARE FANNED ON WILDFIRE FESTIVAL FRIDAY AS ROCKY ROAD LEADS TO TRIUMPHANT OPENING DAY. Johnny Main
RITCHIE BLACKMORE'S RAINBOW 'BURN' BIRMINGHAM'S GENTING ARENA WITH SURREAL PERFORMANCE. Mark Taylor
DON AIREY RECALLS HOW HE AND COZY POWELL "DISCOVERED" JOE LYNN TURNER AS LIVE ALBUM IS RELEASED. Joe Geesin
FATES WARNING RESURGENCE CONTINUES AS THE PROG METAL VETERANS PRODUCE SOME OF THEIR FINEST MUSIC EVER. Ian Sutherland
KING DIAMOND REIGNS SUPREME AT THE FORUM WITH NOT A CEMENT MIXER IN SIGHT. Philip Welford
TESTAMENT THRASH BARRY MANILOW AT THE O2, LONDON ON CHUCK BILLY'S BIRTHDAY. Steve Göldby
THE AMORETTES KEEP THEIR EYE ON THE PRIZE WITH THUNDER AND THIN LIZZY CO-WRITES ON THEIR LATEST ALBUM. Johnny Main
STONE BROKEN ADD ROCK N' ROLL TO THE MENU AT GLASGOW'S HARD ROCK CAFE. Johnny Main
STUCK MOJO ENTER VERBAL COMBAT WITH THE INFIDELS. Scott Adams
ALICE COOPER SEEMS LIKE HE'S EIGHTEEN AGAIN WHILE RICK WAKEMAN PUTS ON A WIZARD OF A PERFORMANCE AT STONE FREE
RICK WAKEMAN PUTS ON A SHOW OF "MAGNANIMOUS CLASS" AT (SWORD FROM THE) STONE FREE FESTIVAL. Danny Mattin
FROST: The Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh gig review by Ian Sutherland
MOTÖRHEAD HAVE TOTALLY CLEANED YOUR CLOCK WITH THEIR THIRTEENTH AND FINAL OVER THE TOP LIVE RELEASE. Joe Geesin
EMERSON, LAKE & PALMER TRIPLE RE-RELEASE SERVES AS A VERY FITTING MEMORIAL TO KEITH EMERSON. Joe Geesin
THE DEVIL HAS STRUCK AGAIN: RAGE'S NEW OFFERINGS INCLUDE SKID ROW, RUSH AND Y&T TRACKS. Johnny Main
INGLORIOUS KEEP THE TRAIN ROLLING AT BILSTON by John Inglis
DAN PATLANSKY: Jazz Cafe, London gig review by Danny Mattin
DESTRUCTION: 'Under Attack' album review by Johnny Main
GRAND MAGUS: 'Sword Songs' album review by Johnny Main
ARKADIA: 'Aspirations And Reality' album review by Roger Berzerk Fauske
HELLEBORUS: 'The Carnal Sabbath' album review by Jools Green
MOTHER FEATHER: 'Mother Feather' album review by Johnny Main
RICH ROBINSON: 'Flux' album review by Joe Geesin
ASSASSIN: 'Combat Cathedral' album review by Andy Millen
AYREON: 'The Theater Equation' DVD by Ian Sutherland
STEVE VAI: London Palladium gig review by Andy Rawll
DESTRUCTION: 'Under Attack' album review by Johnny Main
BLACK SABBATH: Laszlo Papp Sports Arena, Budapest, Hungary gig review by Mark Taylor
ENOID: 'Exile Aux Confins Des Tourments' album review by Jools Green
NASTY LITTLE LONELY: Bar Bloc, Glasgow gig review by Ian Sutherland
IRON MAIDEN: Waldbühne Amphitheatre, Berlin gig review by Mark Taylor
BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN AND THE E STREET BAND: Croke Park, Dublin gig review by Brian Boyle
GRAND SLAM: Robin 2, Bilston review and audio interview by Roger Beserk Fauske
TIGERTAILZ: 'Blast' album review by Jeff Kunze
YES: Royal ALbert Hall, London gig review by Mark Taylor
JEFF LYNNE'S ELO: Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam, Netherlands gig review by Liz Medhurst
DEATH ANGEL: 'The Evil Divide' album review by Jeff Kunze
BLAZE BAYLEY: Camden Underworld, London gig review by Steve Göldby
"JUST THOUGHT I'D TELL YOU...": I Want To Share Lemmy's Letter With You And I Know He Would Approve... by Pippa Lang
BLOODSTOCK BAND LINE-UP NOW COMPLETE
ANVIL ANNOUNCE UK AND EUROPEAN TOUR FOR OCTOBER/NOVEMBER
IT'S TIME TO GET 'DOWN DOWN' TO BUTLINS AS SECOND STATUS QUO FAN CLUB CONVENTION IS ANNOUNCED
JEFF LYNNE'S ELO ANNOUNCE HUGE GIG AT WEMBLEY STADIUM
VENOM RELEASE VIDEO MESSAGE AHEAD OF BLOODSTOCK: FESTIVAL SHAPING UP TO BE BEST EVER
GUNS N' ROSES USE THEIR ILLUSION TO SILENCE THE DOUBTERS WITH US TOUR GOING SO FINE
AC/DC BASSIST CLIFF WILLIAMS TO RETIRE AFTER ROCK OR BUST WORLD TOUR: "IT'S BEEN SURREAL"
MEAT LOAF AND JIM STEINMAN GO ALL THE WAY WITH NEW ALBUM: LISTEN TO THE FIRST EPIC TRACK HERE
THE DEAD DAISIES ANNOUNCE UK FESTIVAL HEADLINE APPEARANCE AND DEBUT US HEADLINE GIG
SAXON ANNOUNCE UK TOUR WITH FASTWAY AND GIRLSCHOOL
IRON MAIDEN DRUMMER NICKO McBRAIN: "BRUCE DICKINSON IS MY HERO"
AC/DC ANNOUNCE RESCHEDULED US TOUR DATES
BAD COMPANY ANNOUNCE THE SWAN SONG UK TOUR WITH THREE ORIGINAL MEMBERS
DEEP PURPLE'S RECORD LABEL, PURPLE RECORDS, IS RESURRECTED: SILVERHEAD FT. MICHAEL DES BARRES CATALOGUE RE-RELEASED
ALESTORM SIGN NEW CONTRACT WITH NAPALM RECORDS... IN RUM
ERIC CLAPTON SUFFERING FROM INCURABLE DAMAGE TO HIS NERVOUS SYSTEM AND IS STRUGGLING TO PLAY GUITAR
SAXON WITH PHIL CAMPBELL AND MIKKEY DEE PAY TRIBUTE TO LEMMY AT METAL HAMMER'S GOLDEN GODS AT HAMMERSMITH ODEON
ROLLING STONES 'ANOTHER TIME, ANOTHER PLACE II' LIMITED EDITION ART PRINT BY RODNEY MATTHEWS NOW AVAILABLE
KING OF THE NORTH PREMIERE NEW SINGLE AND VIDEO ON MetalTalk
BRIAN JOHNSON TO HOST 'THE PRODUCERS' ON PLANET ROCK
MOTÖRHEAD DAY IN LONDON: MORE DETAILS CONFIRMED AND IT'S NOW FREE ENTRY
SABATON UNVEIL FIRST ALBUM TRAILER FOR 'THE LAST STAND'
LED ZEPPELIN CLEARED OF STEALING RIFF FOR 'STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN'
TWISTED SISTER FEATURE IN FIRST METAL MELTDOWN, A NEW SERIES OF CONCERT DVDs ABOUT TO LAUNCH
RICHIE RAMONE ANNOUNCES UK AND IRELAND TOUR FOR LATE 2016
TESLA TO RELEASE 'MECHANICAL RESONANCE, LIVE!' AS SUMMER TOUR WITH DEF LEPPARD KICKS OFF
INGLORIOUS "HIGH AS A KITE" AS SECOND ALBUM GETS UNDERWAY AND DEAD DAISIES AND STEEL PANTHER TOUR DATES APPROACH
AIRBOURNE ARE 'BREAKIN' OUTTA HELL' WITH THEIR NEW ALBUM AND HEADLINE TOUR OF AMERICA AND EUROPEAN DATES WITH VOLBEAT
URIAH HEEP ANNOUNCE RE-ISSUE OF ALBUMS AND NEW 2016 TOUR DATES
KISS CAPTURE FULL LIVE EXPERIENCE WITH AUGUST RELEASE OF 'KISS ROCKS VEGAS'
MARILLION REVEAL DETAILS OF THEIR NEW ALBUM AND IT'S GOT A VERY NAUGHTY TITLE
PRIMAL FEAR, LABYRINTH, VANDEN PLAS, LORDS OF BLACK AND MANY MORE ANNOUNCED FOR FRONTIERS METAL FESTIVAL
FOO FIGHTERS SUING BRITISH INSURANCE COMPANIES OVER CANCELLED GIGS
BLACK SABBATH LAST EVER UK TOUR: TICKETS ON GENERAL SALE 9.00am FRIDAY
THIS SUMMER'S MOST SIGNIFICANT METAL FASHION ITEMS ARE HERE
IRON MAIDEN PART COMPANY WITH ED FORCE ONE: SEE BRUCE SAY "GOODBYE" ON VIDEO HERE
AC/DC GO DOWN A STORM AS THEY STRAT THEIR STUFF IN LONDON
GRAVE DIGGER ANNOUNCE EUROPEAN TOUR DATES
THE LOUNGE KITTENS RELEASE THEIR VERSION OF AC/DC's 'DIRTY DEEDS DONE DIRT CHEAP'
OTWAY IN THE PARK: JOHN OTWAY JOINS LINE-UP OF CHICHESTER'S PRIORY PARK FESTIVAL
QUEEN + ADAM LAMBERT TO PLAY THAILAND FOR THE FIRST TIME
HRH PROG 5 ANNOUNCE MORE BANDS
ORPHANED LAND'S KOBI FAHRI REVEALS SIDE PROJECT CONCEPT ALBUM 'KNA’AN' & EUROPEAN TOURING PLANS
AS LIONS GEARING UP FOR FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH USA TOUR
PARADISE LOST SIGN WITH NUCLEAR BLAST
HEART TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM IN JULY - METALLICA'S JAMES HETFIELD MAKES GUEST APPEARANCE
CRUCIFIED BARBARA SADLY CALL IT A DAY
AMON AMARTH VIKING CRUSADE TO TOUR UK AND IRELAND THIS AUTUMN WITH TESTAMENT AND GRAND MAGUS ON THE BILL
SABATON RELEASE LYRIC VIDEO FOR 'THE LOST BATTALION', FIRST SINGLE FROM 'THE LAST STAND'
FIELDS OF THE NEPHILIM REVISIT 'ELIZIUM' AT THE SUMMER SOLSTICE SHOW
CARCASS'S BEN ASH JOINS ACM LONDON'S TEACHING FACULTY
EXODUS ANNOUNCED FOR 'BATTLE OF THE BAYS' UK SHOWS WITH OBITUARY
TWILIGHT FORCE TO RELEASE 'HEROES OF MIGHTY MAGIC' ON AUGUST 26th
DARK FUNERAL ANNOUNCE EUROPEAN HEADLINE TOUR
BLOODSTOCK'S FIRST M2TM FINALS WINNERS ANNOUNCED
RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE BASSIST SIGNS WAKRAT TO EARACHE RECORDS
ALTER BRIDGE SIGN WITH NAPALM RECORDS
WOLF HOFFMANN RELEASES 'SCHERZO' – THE FIRST SINGLE FROM 'HEADBANGERS SYMPHONY'
BARB WIRE DOLLS ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM 'DESPERATE' OUT ON 22nd JULY 2016
EPICA AND POWERWOLF ANNOUNCE EUROPEAN TOUR: LONDON TICKETS ON SALE NOW
BLACK SABBATH ROCK AM RING PERFORMANCE CANCELLED AFTER LIGHTNING STRIKES
MANOWAR ANNOUNCE FIRST DATES OF THE FINAL BATTLE FAREWELL TOUR
BLOODSTOCK CONFIRM MORE BANDS
JARED JAMES NICHOLS' NEW SINGLE AND OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO ONLINE NOW - LISTEN HERE
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