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  • Video: UNEARTH's KEN SUSI Demonstrates New Fishman Fluence Modern Pickups At NAMM
    UNEARTH guitarist Ken Susi demonstrated the new Fishman Fluence Modern pickups at the NAMM show on January 24 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. Check out video footage below. UNEARTH's sixth album, "Watchers Of Rule", was released on October 28, 2014 via eOne Music in North America and Century Media in Europe. The CD was […]
  • DEVIL CITY ANGELS Featuring POISON, CINDERELLA, Ex-L.A. GUNS Members: 'All My People' Performance
    Video footage of DEVIL CITY ANGELS, the band featuring former L.A. GUNS guitarist Tracii Guns alongside drummer Rikki Rockett (POISON), bassist Eric Brittingham (CINDERELLA), and vocalist/rhythm guitarist Brandon Gibbs (CHEAP THRILL), performing the song "All My People" on January 23 at the Whisky A Go Go in West Hollywood, California can be seen b […]
  • AEROSMITH Drummer JOEY KRAMER Promotes 'Rockin’ & Roastin'' Coffee In Pennsylvania (Video)
    AEROSMITH drummer Joey Kramer stopped by Giant Food stores in Enola, Pennsylvania on Saturday. He greeted fans and shoppers while promoting his line of organic coffee, Rockin' & Roastin'. His line of coffee comes from Ethiopia, Guatemala and Sumatra and is sold at most Giant Food stores in Pennsylvania. Watch a Fox TV report on Joey's appe […]
  • First Look At ZAKK WYLDE's WYLDE AUDIO Line Of Guitars And Amps (Video)
    In the most unexpected guitar news of this year's NAMM show in Anaheim, California, Zakk Wylde (BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, OZZY OSBOURNE) has launched his own range of guitars and amps under his new brand Wylde Audio, with more products to follow. U.K.'s Total Guitar magazine got a private viewing of what Zakk's been up to. Check out the clip below. […]
  • SLASH, COREY TAYLOR, JOHN 5 Added To METALLICA Guitarist KIRK HAMMETT's FEAR FESTEVIL
    Corey Taylor (SLIPKNOT, STONE SOUR), Slash (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER) and John 5 (ROB ZOMBIE, MARILYN MANSON) will serve as panel participants at METALLICA guitarist Kirk Hammett's second edition of his Fear FestEvil horror and music convention, set to take place on April 10-12 in San Jose, California. For the second installment of Fear FestE […]
  • DEF LEPPARD's VIVIAN CAMPBELL On Battle With Hodgkin's Lymphoma: 'I Seem To Be In A Good Spot At The Moment'
    During a a brand new interview for VH1 Classic "That Metal Show" co-host Eddie Trunk's podcast, "Eddie Trunk Podcast", DEF LEPPARD guitarist Vivian Campbell was asked how he is doing after undergoing stem-cell treatment in his continuing battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma. "Well, I seem to be in a good spot at the moment," […]
  • KISS: Promotional Video For Japan-Only Special Edition Of 'KISS 40' Compilation
    KISS has collaborated with the Japanese pop group MOMORIO CLOVER Z on a new single, to be released on January 28. The track "Yume No Ukiyo Ni Saitemina" was composed by KISS guitarist/vocalist Paul Stanley and Greg Collins, with lyrics written by Yuho Iwasato. MOMOIRO CLOVER Z performs the song, with KISS providing background vocals and instruments […]
  • MARTY FRIEDMAN, TOMMY THAYER Join STEEL PANTHER On Stage At NAMMJAM 2015 (Video)
    Former MEGADETH guitarist Marty Friedman and KISS axeman Tommy Thayer joined Los Angeles glam-metal jokesters STEEL PANTHER on stage during their headlining performance at the intivitation-only NAMMJAM 2015 event on Friday, January 23 at The Grove Of Anaheim in Anaheim, California. The event also featured appearances by HARDCORE SUPERSTAR, OTHERWISE and NICK […]
  • Video: MÖTLEY CRÜE And ALICE COOPER Talk 'The Final Tour' On 'Fox & Friends'
    MÖTLEY CRÜE and Alice Cooper appeared on January 20 edition of the Fox News morning show "Fox & Friends" to announce the date of CRÜE's last show ever. You can now watch the segment below. "The Final Tour" kicked off last year and will end New Year's Eve at the Staples Center in Los Angeles after one more round of North Amer […]
  • SEBASTIAN BACH, RUDY SARZO, ALEX SKOLNICK Perform At 'Randy Rhoads Remembered' Event In California (Video)
    Sebastian Bach (SKID ROW), Rudy Sarzo (QUIET RIOT, OZZY OSBOURNE, Joel Hoekstra (WHITESNAKE, NIGHT RANGER), Kiko Loureiro (ANGRA), Marzi Montazeri (PHILIP H. ANSELMO & THE ILLEGALS), Mike Orlando (ADRENALINE MOB), Rowan Robertson (DIO), Alex Skolnick (TESTAMENT), Brian Tichy (WHITESNAKE, FOREIGNER, OZZY OSBOURNE, BILLY IDOL), Phil X (BON JOVI), Mark Zavo […]
  • SLIPKNOT Members Join KORN On Stage In London To Perform BEASTIE BOYS' 'Sabotage' (Video)
    Members of SLIPKNOT joined KORN on stage last night (Friday, January 23) at The SSE Arena in London, England during the two bands' joint U.K. tour to perform at cover of the BEASTIE BOYS song "Sabotage". Fan-filmed video footage of the collaboration can be seen below. Prior to the London concert, a posting on KORN's Instagram account hint […]
  • UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER: New ACCEPT Lineup Performs Live 'Without Any Emotion'
    Dani Buarque of the "Lokaos Rock Show" recently conducted an interview with former ACCEPT and current U.D.O. frontman Udo Dirkschneider. You can now watch the chat below. Asked how it feels for him to see ACCEPT continue with a new singer (ex-TT QUICK frontman Mark Tornillo) as his replacement, Udo responded: "What can I say? I mean, I was wat […]
  • THE SIRENS Featuring Former THE GATHERING, THEATRE OF TRAGEDY, THE 3RD AND THE MORTAL Singers: 'Fearless' Video
    The official video for "Fearless", the third song from THE SIRENS, the collaboration between vocalists Kari Rueslåtten (THE 3RD AND THE MORTAL), Anneke van Giersbergen (THE GATHERING) and Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull (LEAVES' EYES, THEATRE OF TRAGEDY), can be seen below. Also available are previously released tracks "Sisters Of The Earth […]
  • HUNTRESS Guitarist On Upcoming Album: 'Our Goal Is To Get More Organic And Real With It'
    MikeJamesRockShow.com recently conducted an interview with guitarist Blake Meahl of the Los Angeles-based, occult-themed traditional heavy metal band HUNTRESS during the group's European tour as the support act for AMON AMARTH. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about the progress of the recording sessions for HUNTRESS's third studio album, […]
  • PHILIP ANSELMO To Be Honored With 'Musical Artist Of The Year' Award
    According to Nola.com, former PANTERA and current DOWN singer Philip Anselmo will be honored with the Musical Artist Of The Year award at the 2015 President's Arts Awards. This year's President's Arts Awards will be hosted at the St. Tammany Parish Justice Center in historic Downtown Covington, Louisiana on January 31 at 6 p.m. This years fest […]
  • MASTODON's TROY SANDERS: 'We Just Write What We Love, And We Love What We Write'
    Italy's SpazioRock.it recently conducted an interview with bassist and co-vocalist Troy Sanders of Atlanta progressive metallers MASTODON. You can now watch the chat below. Asked about the fan response to MASTODON's latest album, "Once More 'Round The Sun", Sanders said: "We're very happy with the result of the new record, […]
  • REVOLUTION SAINTS Feat. JOURNEY, NIGHT RANGER, Ex-WHITESNAKE/DIO Members: 'Way To The Sun' Lyric Video
    The official lyric video for the song "Way To The Sun" from REVOLUTION SAINTS, the project featuring Deen Castronovo (JOURNEY, OZZY OSBOURNE, BAD ENGLISH, HARDLINE), Jack Blades (NIGHT RANGER, DAMN YANKEES, SHAW/BLADES) and Doug Aldrich (WHITESNAKE, DIO, BURNING RAIN), can be seen below. The song is taken from REVOLUTION SAINTS' self-titled de […]
  • APOCALYPTICA's MIKKO SIRÉN Says 'Shadowmaker' Album Includes A Couple Of 'Really Epic, Mellow Tracks'
    Nev Pearce of Australia's "Rabid Noise" podcast recently conducted an interview with Mikko Sirén of Finnish cello rockersnAPOCALYPTICA. You can now listen to the chat using the Spreaker widget below. Asked what his favorite song is to perform is from the forthcoming APOCALYPTICA album, "Shadowmaker", Mikko said: "We haven't […]
  • FEAR FACTORY: Video Footage Of Last Night's Whisky A Go Go Concert
    Video footage of FEAR FACTORY's January 22 performance at Whisky A Go Go in West Hollywood, California can be seen below. FEAR FACTORY recently entered NRG Recording Studios in North Hollywood, California with longtime producer/collaborator Rhys Fulber and engineer Mike Plotnikoff to begin tracking its new album for an early 2015 release via Nuclear Bla […]
  • BLACK STAR RIDERS' DAMON JOHNSON, RICKY WARWICK Answer Fan-Submitted Questions (Video)
    Earlier today (Friday, January 23), BLACK STAR RIDERS frontman Ricky Warwick and guitarist Damon Johnson answered a number of fan-submitted questions live on YouTube. You can now watch the question-and-answer session below. BLACK STAR RIDERS' second album, "The Killer Instinct", will be released on February 24 via Nuclear Blast. It will be mad […]

Latest Music News From Away-Team

  • Shane Blay of WOVENWAR-“Everything is revolving around fucking the individual band members over”
    From Metallica‘s gig in Antarctica, to the death of Jeff Hanneman, 2013 was quite an eventful year in the world of rock. In a year filled with the good, the bad, and the downright ugly; perhaps the ugliest incident of that year was the arrest of As I Lay Dying frontman Tim Lambesis on allegations […]
  • GIFT GIVER Sign With Century Media Records
      Century Media Records have signed Detroit area tech/nu-metal band, Gift Giver. Formed in the fall of 2012, Gift Giver gained notoriety and repute through their self-released EP, Daddy Issues, and constant touring through the US with acts such as Sworn In, Kublai Khan, Barrier and many more. Appearances at the New England Metal and Hardcore […]
  • KID ROCK To Headline DAYTONA 500 Budweiser Pre-Race Show
    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Multi-platinum award-winning, American rock star Kid Rock will perform the DAYTONA 500 Budweiser Pre-Race Show, the prelude to the 57th annual “Great American Race” on Sunday, Feb. 22 (1 p.m. – FOX, FOX Deportes, MRN Radio and SiriusXM Radio.)   Kid Rock will perform several of his hits, including his brand new […]
  • KID ROCK’s New Album ‘First Kiss’- Tracklisting, Pre-Order, and More Revealed
    December 18th, 2014 - As its release date draws closer, we are happy to share more details on Kid Rock’s new album “First Kiss,” due on Top Dog / Warner Bros. Records. The pre-order for the album will start today, December 18th, at all participating retailers and at KidRock.com. The Official Music Store on KidRock.com features exclusive album […]
  • RICHIE KOTZEN Releases Two New Songs Ahead Of New Album Due In 2015
    December 8, 2014 –  Fans of guitarist/singer/songwriter RICHIE KOTZEN anxious to hear new music before his next solo album (details of which are forthcoming) should head over to iTunes, where he just released two new singles, “You” and “Cannibals.” “You” was co-written by RICHIE’s daughter, August, who appears in the video posted on RICHIE’s official […] […]
  • SLIPKNOT, GODSMACK, BREAKING BENJAMIN, And PAPA ROACH Head Up The Lineup For FORT ROCK 2015
    Monster Energy Fort Rock will bring some of the biggest rock bands together Saturday, April 25 at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, FL for its third consecutive year, after selling out last year with 12,500 fans in attendance. South Florida’s Biggest Rock Festival helps kick off the World’s Loudest Month festival series and will feature […]
  • ‘The Best Of FOREIGNER 4 & More’ Out December 16th
    December 3, 2014 – Foreigner–Mick Jones (lead guitar), Kelly Hansen (lead vocals), Jeff Pilson (bass, vocals), Michael Bluestein (keyboards), Tom Gimbel (rhythm guitar, sax, vocals), Bruce Watson (guitar) and Chris Frazier (drums) — is universally hailed as one of the world’s most popular rock acts with a formidable arsenal of hit songs that continue to […] […]
  • 2015 Rock on the Range bands announced including JUDAS PRIEST, SLIPKNOT, & LINKIN PARK
    Rock On The Range, America’s premier hard rock festival, returns to central Ohio’s Columbus Crew Stadium May 15, 16 and 17, 2015 for its ninth year with a stellar lineup of top rock bands led by multiplatinum band Linkin Park, global rock juggernauts Slipknot and heavy metal legends Judas Priest–who are currently celebrating their 40th […]
  • Photos: JUDAS PRIEST 2014-10-25 nTelos Pavilion Portsmouth, VA
    JUDAS PRIEST 2014-10-25 nTelos Pavilion Portsmouth< VA Photos by: Jay Beadnell
  • Photos: STEEL PANTHER 2014-10-25 nTelos Pavilion Portsmouth, VA
    STEEL PANTHER 2014-10-25 nTelos Pavilion Portsmouth, VA Photos by: Jay Beadnell