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Slipknot Reveal First “Knotfest At Sea” Lineup Featuring Anthrax, Sevendust And More

Slipknot’s Knotfest At Sea will set sail from Barcelona in Spain on August 10, making stops in Naples,  Italy, and returning to port on August 14.  Slipknot confirmed they will play two sets onboard the ship, and now the first eight artists who will be playing at Knotfest At Sea have been announced —  Anthrax, Behemoth, Devildriver, Sevendust, Skindred, Ho99o9, Higher Power and Sleep Token — with more to be announced in the coming weeks.. ...Read Full Story

Listen To Pearl Jam’s New Single ‘Superblood Wolfmoon’

Pearl Jam have released their new single ‘Superblood Wolfmoon’ from the band’s forthcoming new album ‘Gigaton.’ The track was previewed last week through a smartphone feature which played snippets of the song whenever fans pointed their mobile device at the moon. ‘Superblood Wolfmoon’ follows on from the record’s first single ‘Dance of the Clairvoyants’, which came out on January 22.. ...Read Full Story

Foo Fighters Announce Their U.S. Headline Tour

Following last week’s confirmation from Dave Grohl that the band’s new album is now finished, Foo Fighters have revealed that they’ll be hitting the road in the U.S. to celebrate their 25th anniversary as a band. The Foos had previously promised that 2020 would be “an insane year”, and now they’ve announced The Van Tour.. ...Read Full Story

Dave Grohl Confirms The New Foo Fighters Album is Finished

Dave Grohl confirmed that the new Foo Fighters upcoming 10th record is now complete. “We just finished making a record,” Dave said. “And some of those songs, sometimes the best ones happen in 45 minutes… Then there’s other songs that — there’s a riff on the new record I’ve been working on for 25 fucking years. Like 25 years. First time I demoed it was in my f*cking basement in Seattle… So sometimes it’s 45 minutes, sometimes it’s 25 fucking years.”. ...Read Full Story

Carlos Santana Extends Las Vegas Residency

Carlos Santana has announced that he has extended his residency at the House of Blues Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino this fall.   Santana’s An Intimate Evening with Santana: Greatest Hits Live residency show in now in its eight year with previously announced 2020 dates taking place in May.. ...Read Full Story

Guns N’ Roses Announce North American Stadium Tour This Summer

Guns N’ Roses have announced a 19-city stadium tour of North America this coming summer, kicking off July 8 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, PA, and making stops in Boston, Chicago, Detroit and many more before wrapping up at Grizzly Stadium in Missoula, MT on August 26. “The next chapter is about to begin,” the band said in a promotional video that announced the tour.. ...Read Full Story

Guns N’ Roses Add New Dates To 2020 Tour

Guns N’ Roses have added more new dates to their 2020 tour schedule. The band will play the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on April 11, and Scotland’s Glasgow Green on June 25. The tour launches at the 2020 Bud Light Super Bowl Fest in Miami, FL on January 31, as part of Super Bowl weekend in the city, with a series of Central and South American dates to follow in March and April.. ...Read Full Story

Aerosmith Announce 50th Anniversary Concert

Aerosmith have announced their plans to perform a special 50th anniversary stadium concert in their hometown of Boston, MA this fall. The September 18th show will feature guests Extreme.  The band will take the stage at Fenway Park in Boston as part of the milestone celebrations this year marking the 1970 formation of the group.. ...Read Full Story

Sammy Hagar, Whitesnake And Night Ranger To Launch Summer Tour

Sammy Hagar revealed that the supergroup The Circle will be hitting the road this summer for a tour, featuring Whitesnake and Night Ranger. Hagar broke the news on the Red Carpet at this year’s MusiCares Person Of The Year gala honoring Aerosmith. He said, “We have an announcement of a 39-, 40-city tour coming up in July. The announcement’s being made on Monday [January 27]. I’m very excited about that.. ...Read Full Story

Marilyn Manson/Mars Volta Bassist Juan Alderete In Coma After Bike Accident

Bassist Juan Alderete, who has worked with Marilyn Manson, Lil Peep, the Mars Volta and more, was involved in a serious bicycle accident near his home. The musician sustained serious head trauma known as Traumatic Brain Injury. His specific type of TBI is Diffuse Axonal Injury, and he has fallen into a coma. Alderete’s wife Anne took to social media to update fans, sharing the accident wasn’t caused by other cars or people. She states they’re currently waiting to see the outcome and “[hoping] for the best.”. ...Read Full Story

Halestorm Frontwoman Lzzy Hale Says Two New EPs Will Be Released

Halestorm frontwoman Lzzy Hale has revealed that the band has two new EPs coming out. Lzzy discussed Halestorm’s plans after being asked if the band had begun work on the follow-up to 2018’s “Vicious” album.  Lzzy said: “We’ve just been writing for it — we’re demoing and all that stuff. We have a couple of projects coming out during the year that we’ve been recording. I have a couple of collaborations that are gonna be trickled out; you guys are gonna find out about that probably in about a week or so. And we’ve got ShipRocked [cruise] coming up and a small run in April. But other than that, we’re hunkering down and getting some new tunes.”  . ...Read Full Story

Poison’s Bret Michaels To Have Cancer Procedure

Poison frontman Bret Michaels shared the news with fans that he will be undergoing a procedure to remove skin cancer that was recently discovered. Bret took to his website share news about the skin cancer discovery, writing:  “After a very recent kickoff to the new year, physical & MRI it has been brought to my attention that I have torn my right shoulder rotator cuff which would answer the question why it looks like a lump or bone was sticking out of my right shoulder.. ...Read Full Story

Rammstein Teases North American Tour For 2020

Rammstein are teasing a North American tour for 2020. The legendary German band shared a map on their Facebook page of North America with highlighted states including California, Texas, Minnesota, Illinois, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New York and Massachusetts. As for Canada, the province of Quebec is highlighted, while Mexico City looks to be Rammstein’s destination south of the border.. ...Read Full Story

Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 2020 Inductees Announced

On Wednesday, the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame announced their Class of 2020, and the Doobie Brothers and T. Rex are among the artists set to be inducted into the institution. They will be joined by Depeche Mode, Whitney Houston, Nine Inch Nails and The Notorious B.I.G. at the upcoming 35th annual Induction event, to be held this spring.. ...Read Full Story

2020 Dimebash Will Feature Members Of Hellyeah, Stone Sour, Lamb of God, Anthrax + More

The 2020 Dimebash will take place Thursday, Jan. 16 at The Observatory in Santa Ana, California, and in addition to the previously announced Dave Grohl, many new musicians have been added to the lineup. Organizers have revealed that band members from Hellyeah, Stone Sour, Lamb of God, Anthrax and more will be on hand to pay their respects to the late great king of metal groove, Pantera’s Dimebag Darrell. . ...Read Full Story