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Pop Evil 's bass player, Matt DiRito , has been with the band since 2007. He grew up in a close family and (in an interview with KilPop.com ) says that what got him into music, was: They never had a TV until he was in high school, so they listened to music. A little bit of...
Fresh off the Lollapalooza stage, Bastille is hard at work promoting their upcoming album. They've scheduled pop-up events for tomorrow (9-7) in Los Angeles, in New York on Friday, and then in London next week. While in the UK, they'll premiere a documentary about the making of...
Last month, Skillet's new album Unleashed debuted at #3 on the Billboard 200 album chart, and this week, their single, "Feel Invincible" is headed toward the top 10. Of music, lead vocalist John Cooper told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel , "I grew up in Memphis in a very strict...
With a new album about to drop, a statement from Metallica confirmed upcoming tour dates. It read in part…"To kick it all off we’re returning to five cities we know will absolutely rock hard with all kinds of crazy Metalli-love and get this tour started right! First up we travel...
Korn has released a live video for its new single, "Rotting In Vain." The clip was filmed at the Chicago Open Air festival last month, a week before the studio version of the song was released. The song is taken from Korn's 12th album, The Serenity Of Suffering , which is due...
Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted has explained in a new interview with Eddie Trunk why he abruptly dropped out of the music scene and shut down his band, Newsted , in mid-2014. The group, which also featured Staind guitarist Mike Mushok , released an EP and album and...
An IndieGoGo fundraising campaign has been launched to raise money for the completion of The History Of Metal And Horror , a new documentary that explores the evolution of both heavy metal and horror and how the two genres have complemented each other over time. Among the...
System Of A Down seems to be gearing up for something: the band posted two photographs at Instagram of bassist Shavo Odadjian , drummer John Dolmayan and guitarist Daron Malakian practicing in their rehearsal space, along with the hashtag #letsdothis. Singer Serj Tankian does...
Avenged Sevenfold singer M. Shadows told Loudwire in a new interview that the band's ongoing legal battle with its label, Warner Bros. Records, over its announcement in late 2015 that it was leaving the label, has not been settled yet. Shadows explained, "There hasn’t been a...