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All-Female Metal Band CONQUER DIVIDE To Release Debut Album In July

All-female metal sextet CONQUER DIVIDE will release their self-titled debut on July 24 via Artery Recordings. The CD was produced by Joey Sturgis (ASKING ALEXANDRIA, THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA, WE CAME AS ROMANS) and will feature the song "At War", which was made available last November. "This record is the culmination of many years of hard work. It's a representation of where we've been and where we are headed ...

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Video: New SKID ROW Lineup Performs In Tempe

Fan-filmed video footage of the new SKID ROW lineup — featuring former TNT singer Tony Harnell — performing on May 27 at Marquee Theatre in Tempe, Arizona can be seen below. As previously reported, SKID ROW has re-recorded its classic song "18 And Life" with Harnell. The new version of the track can now be streamed and downloaded for free using the ReverbNation widget below. In a recent interview with Canad ...

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STRYPER's 'Fallen' Album To Be Released In October

"Fallen", the new album from STRYPER, will be released worldwide on Friday, October 23. The CD was tracked at SpiritHouse Recording Studios in Northampton, Massachusetts and will include a cover version of the BLACK SABBATH classic "After Forever". STRYPER guitarist/vocalist Michael Sweet recently stated about the musical direction of "Fallen": "It's gonna be… I don't wanna scare any fans away or anything, ...

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GLENN DANZIG Dons 'Skull Face' Makeup For First Time In 35 Years

Glenn Danzig put on the MISFITS skull makeup for the first time in 35 years this past Wednesday, May 27 during a photo shoot for his upcoming covers album, tentatively titled "Skeletons". Danzig left MISFITS more than three decades ago, although a version of the band still exists, with Jerry Only as the sole remaining original member. Glenn shared a photo of him in skull makeup via his Facebook page (see be ...

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Ex-HANOI ROCKS Singer MICHAEL MONROE To Release 'Blackout States' Album In October

Former HANOI ROCKS frontman Michael Monroe will release his new studio album, "Blackout States", on Friday, October 16 via Spinefarm Records. The 13-track follow-up to 2013's "Horns And Halos" was produced by Chips Kiesbye (HELLACOPTERS, NOMADS) in Gothenburg, Sweden, and mixed by Petri Majuri in Helsinki, Finland. With "Blackout States", Monroe's current touring and recording outfit — comprised of bassist ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE Drummer SCOTT ROCKENFIELD Composing Music For Animated Educational Series

QUEENSRŸCHE drummer Scott Rockenfield is composing the music for a new educational animated series that will help tell the stories of cities around the world. Along with director/writer Richard Jellerson, producer/art director Thomas Moore, producer/writer Todd Mattox, and several others, Rockenfield has launched an Indiegogo campaign in the hopes of raising $70,000 to fund "Tale Of A City", which will expl ...

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THE DEAD DAISIES Tap BLACK SABBATH Drummer TOMMY CLUFETOS For European Tour

THE DEAD DAISIES have spent the last week in Los Angeles intensively rehearsing for their upcoming European tour which will see them perform at the biggest rock festivals in world, as well as a play big run of arena shows with KISS. The DAISIES were joined in the rehearsal studio by Tommy Clufetos (OZZY OSBOURNE, BLACK SABBATH, ROB ZOMBIE), who will be sitting behind the kit for the tour. Tommy complements ...

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LINDEMANN Feat. RAMMSTEIN Singer, PAIN/HYPOCRISY Mainman: 'Praise Abort' Video Premiere

"Praise Abort", the first video from LINDEMANN, the new project featuring vocalist Till Lindemann of German industrial metallers RAMMSTEIN and Swedish producer and multi-instrumentalist Peter Tägtgren (HYPOCRISY, PAIN), can be seen below. The clip the creation of director (and longtime RAMMSTEIN collaborator) Zoran Bihac, and showcases the song’s dark, gruesome lyrics with a little help from some swine frie ...

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EVERGREY Keyboardist RIKARD ZANDER Goes Solo

Rikard Zander, the keyboard player of the Swedish metal band EVERGREY, has released his solo debut under the name RIKARD Z. First up is the single "The World Makes Sure You'll Die", where Rikard Z also introduces himself as a singer. "After doing backing vocals for over ten years, I guess I've gathered courage to take over the lead and tell the others to shut up," Rikard says with a laugh. RIKARD Z's solo a ...

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DAVID ELLEFSON On New MEGADETH Album: 'I'd Like To Think It's Not Gonna Be A Stinker'

In the second part of a recent interview with the "White Line Fever" podcast (hear audio below), MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson spoke about the musical direction of the band's forthcoming studio album, which is tentatively due in late 2015 or early 2016. "Well, I'd like to think it's not gonna be a stinker, that's for sure," he said. "I'd like to think it's gonna be a pretty kick-ass record. Yeah, I'll tel ...

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