Day: April 7, 2019

April 7, 1968: The Nazz released their debut album, “Nazz”. It would not chart, but it would produce the single “Open My Eyes”, which would peak at #118 on the US charts. The group released two more albums before disbanding in 1971; singer/guitarist Todd Rundgren would go on to a successful solo career. “Open My […]

QUEENSRŸCHE Performs "Take Hold Of The Flame" With FATES WARNING Frontman RAY ALDER At Final Show Of US Tour; Fan-Filmed Video PostedQueensrÿche wrapped up their US tour with Fates Warning as support on April 3rd in Seattle at the Neptune Theater. The last song of the night featured Fates Warning frontman Ray Alder guesting on […]

GUNS N’ ROSES To Embark On ‘Small Tour’ In October, SLASH Says GUNS N’ ROSES To Embark On ‘Small Tour’ In October, SLASH Says GUNS N' ROSES will embark on a "small tour in October," Slash has confirmed. The guitarist broke the news of the band's touring plans in a brand new interview with […]

7th April 1966, Working at Abbey Road studios in London, The Beatles recorded overdubs on the new John Lennon song ‘Tomorrow Never Knows’ and the new Paul McCartney song ‘Got to Get You Into My Life’ for the forthcoming Revolver album. The Beatles – Revolver When released in August 1966, not everyone loved The […]

You’d be hard pressed to find a more impressive lineup than the one that rocked L.A.’s Memorial Coliseum, beginning 40 years ago today: Remembering the Often-Overlooked CaliFFornia World Music Festival Califfornia World Music Festival was held April 7-8, 1979 at the L.A. Coliseum. [post embed] Source = click here:

SHANNON LARKIN: ‘You’re Not Gonna See A Bad GODSMACK Record’ SHANNON LARKIN: ‘You’re Not Gonna See A Bad GODSMACK Record’ Metalshop TV conducted an interview with GODSMACK frontman Sully Erna and drummer Shannon Larkin prior to the band's March 27 show at Arena Wien in Vienna, Austria. You can watch the entire chat be… […]

IRON MAIDEN Frontman BRUCE DICKINSON Made Honourary Citizen Of SarajevoOn Saturday, April 6th Bosnia’s capital city of Sarajevo officially made Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson an honourary citizen. The announcement was originally made in late 2018 according to this report. The move came down in a unanimous vote by the council to honour the singer […]

VINNY APPICE: RONNIE JAMES DIO Was ‘Like Another Brother To Me’ VINNY APPICE: RONNIE JAMES DIO Was ‘Like Another Brother To Me’ James from That Metal Interview recently conducted an interview with legendary drummer Vinny Appice (BLACK SABBATH, DIO, LAST IN LINE). You can listen to the entire chat below. A few excerpts follo… […]

Guitarist CHRIS BRODERICK's Announces Cancellation Of ACT OF DEFIANCE's Support Tour With OVERKILL And DEATH ANGELGuitarist Niclas Engelin was unable to join In Flames on their recent North American tour. Former Megadeth guitarist Chris Broderick (Act Of Defiance) stepped in for Engelin. A message from In Flames stated: "To all of the Jesterheads coming out […]

7th April 1998, George Michael was arrested at The Will Rogers Memorial Park for committing a sex act in a public toilet. He was arrested by undercover Beverly Hills police officer Marcelo Rodriguez. Michael later said; 'I was followed into the restroom and this cop – well, I didn't know he was a cop at […]

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