Showing posts from February, 2018

Legend of the Seagullmen Announce US Vinyl Listening Parties

Legend of the Seagullmen's anticipated self-titled debut was released February 9thviaDine Alone Records.  Following a brief delay, the album is now available on vinyl.  In celebration of the vinyl releases,Legend of the Seagullmenare stoked to announce special vinyl listening parties in the US.  The first three parties are scheduled for this Friday March 2nd Information for all of the parties can be found at the links below. Criminal Records in Atlanta Grimey's in Nashville  Shuga Records in Chicago  As an added surprise both Brent Hinds and Doctor Dreyer will be in attendance at the Atlanta event at Criminal Records. Both of them will be there to sign records and hang.  Come see them in person! Legend of the Seagullmen is comprised of Tool's Danny Carey on drums, Mastodon's Brent Hinds on guitar, director Jimmy Hayward (Jonah Hex) on guitar, David 'The Doctor' Dreyer on vocals, Zappa Meets Zappa's Peter Griffin on bass, Chris DiGiovanni on synth, and Tim Dawson o…

PRONG Announces ZERO DAYS 2018 West Coast Tour

American Power Trio PRONG has announced the continuation of their ZERO DAYS TOUR with a series of West Coast dates alongside POWERFLO. After a solid year of touring with the likes of Testament, Obituary, Sepultura, and Exodus, as well as filling key slots on the European Summer Festival Circuit, the band now brings it back home to the states, including a highly coveted, co-headlining run with HELMET.
Pioneers of the alternative metal genre, PRONG have continued to re-invent themselves by challenging the status quo every step they take, as seen on their 2017 release, Zero Days.
Distilling hip-hop, heavy metal, punk, and rock into a potent sonic strain, POWERFLO lives up to its name. The vision of GRAMMY Award-nominated Cypress Hill spitter Sen Dog, downset. guitarist Rogelio "Ray" Lozano, Biohazard vocalist and guitarist Billy Graziadei and ex-Fear Factory bassist Cristian Olde Wolbers, the band draws on this powerhouse pedigree to collectively smash boundaries with their 201…

Dio Cancer Fund Announces the Return of STEVEN ADLER's All Star Band for Fourth Annual RIDE FOR RONNIE

The Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund is pleased to announce the fourth annual RIDE FOR RONNIE Motorcycle Ride and Concert, taking place May 6, 2018. The ride from Harley-Davidson of Glendale to Los Encinos Park in Encino will raise awareness and funds for cancer prevention, and research for a cure. The afternoon concert in the park will be hosted by radio and television personality Eddie Trunk, and feature live music from the various artists listed below. Last year's Ride raised over $40,000 for the Dio Cancer Fund. Riders will assemble for a continental breakfast at Harley-Davidson of Glendale with kickstands up at 11:00 am. The Ride will take them around the northern edge of the San Fernando Valley to Los Encinos Park in Encino, where they will be treated to an afternoon of live music, raffle, live auctions, food trucks and much more. Ride for Ronnie departs Harley Davidson Glendale with Wendy Dio leading the Ride pink on left (Photo by Gene Kirkland, 2017) Steven Adl…


Alt-rock psych mavericks Turbowolf have released their new single "Cheap Magic," the latest track to be taken from their upcoming album, The Free Life, out March 9 on So Recordings.

Frontman Chris Georgiadis says,"Our latest song release from our new album The Free Life springs out of the hat in the form of 'Cheap Magic.' A song conjured up specially for our times; whether they be good, bad or most likely, entirely made up. Plus as a bonus, we're incredibly happy to have our friend Sebastien Grainger from Death From Above do some singing on it too. You're welcome."

"Cheap Magic" opens with an unrelenting guitar riff, drenched in near speaker-breaking levels of distortion, propelling the track into stratospheric aural majesty amid reverb-laden vocal whispers. It then explodes into its blistering verse and anthemic chorus, with vocoder saturated lyrics casting the spell of "Cheap Magic" over the track.

The video sees both the band and…

The Black Dahlia Murder to play 'Nightbringers' in full, Whitechapel to perform 'This Is Exile' in its entirety

The Black Dahlia Murder and Whitechapel to co-headline USA tour with Fleshgod Apocalypse, Aversions Crown, Shadow Of Intent

This June/July, The Black Dahlia Murder and Whitechapel will embark on a co-headlining USA tour, featuring Fleshgod Apocalypse, Aversions Crown, and Shadow Of Intent as support. The Black Dahlia Murder will be performing their new album, Nightbringers, front to back and more on this trek, while Whitechapel will be playing their classic This Is Exile in its entirety, to celebrate the record's 10-year anniversary - making this one show not to be missed! 

The Black Dahlia Murder comments: "We've known Whitechapel since their humble beginnings and seen them rise to be the important force in heavy music that they are now. It's exciting to team up with them for this co-headlining tour that's sure to decimate venues everywhere this summer! See ya soon!"

Whitechapel adds: "We are excited to be doing a co-headliner with our friends and label ma…

Sevendust Return with New Album

Spring Headline Tour In Support Of 12th Studio Album Kicks Off April 20th

Heavy metal legends Sevendust are releasing their 12th studio album, All I See Is War, on May 11th via Rise Records. The new album, the first for Rise Records, was recorded last Fall and was produced by Michael “Elvis” Baskette, known for his work with Alter Bridge; Tremonti; Slash; and others. All I See Is War is the follow up to 2015’s Kill The Flaw, a record that brought the band their highest album sales chart position of their career. Track listing and pre-order information will be available in the near future.
To coincide with the announcement of the new album, Sevendust will be heading out on a headline tour this Spring in support of All I See Is War. The tour is set to kick off on April 20th in Tempe, AZ and will wrap up at Rockfest in Kansas City, KS. The tour will make stops in Austin, TX; Nashville, TN; Clifton Park, NY and Cincinnati, OH among others. Memphis May Fire, Fire From The Gods and Madame Mayh…

GLASS HANDS Release Official Music Video for "WAITING ROOM"

Indiana metalcore band GLASS HANDS has released the Official Music Video for their single "Waiting Room." Filmed, directed, and edited by Brian “Bone” Thorburn at Threshold Studios in Indianapolis, based on concepts from Glass Hands and Brian “Bone” Thorburn, "Waiting Room" is the debut single off of Glass Hand's upcoming EP.

“Waiting Room is a song about watching yourself become a negative, apathetic person without the strength to do anything about it; feeling like you’re just waiting around until the end. Like anyone, each of us in the band have had our own internal battles, and we think that the feeling of numbness in depression is something a lot of people can relate to, and that’s what we wanted to do with this song. We wanted to relate.” - Glass Hands


Today Xavier Wulf dropped visuals for his track “Check It Out” . The head bobbing vibe filled video allows fans to see Wulf performing to an energetic crowd and in turn showing who’s in charge. Look out for Wulf on the Smokers Club Fest lineup happening April 28-29in Long Beach, CA at the Queen Marry Ship & Park!

East Memphis native, Xavier Wulf, is from the underground hip hop scene where he has earned much respect since his days known as Etherwulf in the rap group, Raider Klan. He released his debut mixtape in 2012 titled “The Wolf Gang’s Rodolphe.” Parting ways with the group in 2013 to go a different direction with his music, he has created his own lane with a distinct sound. Wulf, once compared to Three 6 Mafia and Bone Thugs-n-Harmony in relation to his delivery style, has transitioned into a more melodic and nonchalant flow. He labels his style of music as punk rap. His track Philosopher’s Thronewas featured on Fox’s series, Atlanta during season 1 episode 4.

Rats On The Road


Grammy® Award-winning band Ghost today announced a  tour that will kick off on May 5, 2018 in Riverside, CA, and visit US cities throughout the Spring. Tickets and VIP packages for the Rats On The Road Tour will go on sale on this Saturday, March 3rd at

Last December, Ghost release the live double-album Ceremony And Devotion, which was recorded during their critically exalted Popestar tour during the summer of 2017, and features fan favorites spanning the band's entire catalogue from Opus Eponymous (2010) to Infestissumam (2013) to Meliora (2015) to the Popestar EP (2016). The album documents Ghost's unforgettable live show in pursuit of becoming the world's next great arena band.
Ceremony And Devotion is available digitally via iTunes, Spotify,