Day: January 9, 2021

QUEENSRŸCHE frontman Todd La Torre will release his debut solo album, “Rejoice In The Suffering”, on February 5, 2021 via Rat Pak Records. The official music video for the disc’s second single, “Vanguards Of The Dawn Wall”, can be seen below. The clip was filmed in Florida and features Todd and guitarist Craig Blackwell delivering the punishing track in front of a giant rock wall. […]

Rolling Stone has published a lengthy new article in which RUSH drummer Neil Peart‘s bandmates and widow discuss his legacy and his final years for the first time since his passing. Guitarist Alex Lifeson and bassist/vocalist Geddy Lee both said that they haven’t been motivated to pick up their instruments in recent months. “I love playing, and I never, ever wanted to stop,” Lifeson said. […]

CHEVELLE has released its new single, “Self Destructor”. The track, which can be streamed below, is taken from CHEVELLE‘s upcoming follow-up to 2016’s “The North Corridor”, “Niratias”, which is due on March 5. CHEVELLE frontman Pete Loeffler told “Loudwire Nights”‘ Kevin Vargas about “Self Destructor”: “The song was actually written in 2019 so it’s just strangely coincidental that it fits so well with 2020 being what it […]

THE PRETTY RECKLESS has shared its new single “And So It Went”. The track, which features a guest appearance by RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE guitarist Tom Morello, is taken from THE PRETTY RECKLESS‘s upcoming album, “Death By Rock And Roll”, which will be released on February 12 via Fearless Records in the U.S. and Century Media Records in the rest of the world. “The world has […]

Swedish progressive metal band EVERGREY will release its 12th album, “Escape Of The Phoenix”, on February 26, 2021 via AFM. The official music video for the disc’s second single, “Eternal Nocturnal”, can be seen below. Written and recorded during the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic, “Escape Of The Phoenix” came to life according to plans that had been laid out in 2019. Vocalist/guitarist Tom […]

During an appearance on the latest episode of the “Talkin’ Rock With Meltdown” podcast, former VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony was asked when the last time was that he spoke to Eddie Van Halen before the legendary guitarist died last October. Michael responded (hear audio below): “We actually hadn’t spoken [for many years], and unfortunately, we didn’t get a chance to. And, you know, it […]

Previously unreleased drum-cam footage of late MEGADETH drummer Nick Menza playing along to the band’s classic song “Holy Wars… The Punishment Due” can be seen below. The HD video, shot in a two-camera-angle mix, was filmed in March 2014 at Uberbeatz Studios in Seattle, Washington and is believed to be some of the final studio drum recordings of Menza before he passed away more than […]

The last new classic-lineup Van Halen album arrived today in 1984: Van Halen ‘1984’: A Track-by-Track Guide Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/4978786198861377

RUSH‘s ‘A Show of Hands’ was released at a critical moment on this date in 1989: Why ‘A Show of Hands’ Found Rush at an ’80s-era Crossroads [post embed] Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/4978802382193092

RUSH‘s ‘A Show of Hands’ was released at a critical moment on this date in 1989: Why ‘A Show of Hands’ Found Rush at an ’80s-era Crossroads [post embed] Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/4978802382193092


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