In honor of his birthday, Zakk Wylde has opened up his new Black Label Society merch store with a gift to the fans - a new video! Watch the video below... it was directed, edited and animated by Matt Zane. Black Label Society are due to film a new live DVD outing by the name of 'Unblackened' in March. The shoot will take place at Club Nokia in Los Angeles, CA on March 6th. The special show will see the band tackle various songs from their back catalogue; along with tracks from Zakk Wylde‘s solo album and his Pride & Glory project.
Victory Records' Calgary, Alberta-based progressive/hardcore band Fall City Fall has just released exclusive video stills from taken during the shoot of their new music video for the song "Lovebirds". The digital single comes from their forthcoming album 'Victus' which is due out on January 22nd, 2013. The photos are taken from an upcoming video series that hasn't been released yet, so check them out below!
Today Universal Music regretfully announces that due to a manufacturing plant error, the release of Rammstein’s 'Videos 1995-2012' will be delayed until February 2013. The new date will be announced next week. Originally due in stores on January 15, it was decided to delay the release as the band wanted to ensure their fans receive the highest quality packaging possible. Fans who purchased the collection through Amazon’s pre-order will receive their DVDs in conjunction with the new release date.
An exclusive teaser clip of Hotel Diablo's new video "Psycho, California" can be found just below. The video was recently shot in Los Awith nine-time Emmy Award-winning and MTV Video Music Award-nominated director Fabio Jafet (Pitbull, Enrique Iglesias, Children of Bodom). "We are beyond excited to be working with Fabio," says Grossi. "We have all been fans of his work for a long time and feel he is the perfect director to bring 'Psycho, California' to life on screen."
Electro alt rockers The Rabid Whole are giving fans a sneak peak of what's to come in the New Year as the band will be releasing their new music video "Future", but before they do, they have posted a teaser online. Check it out at the bottom of the article. The video was directed by Shawn Haynes.
Norwegian hard rock sextet Dunderbeist will soon release a music video for their new single, "Father Serpent," from their recently released album 'Songs of The Buried.' The video was filmed in Hamar, Norway by Jens Haugen, with whom the band also recently worked with on their latest photo shoot. The video is said to feature, "awesome scenery, snakes, cockroaches, a black stallion and the band doing what they do best - looking good!"
Alice Copper drummer Glen Sobel (whose other credits include Vivian Campbell, Beautiful Creatures, Sixx: A.M. and Paul Gilbert) has uploaded drum cam footage of "Dirty Diamonds" on his YouTube Channel from the very last show of 2012 the Cooper tour in Indio, CA. The show marked the end of a 6-month tour which saw Sobel missing 5 weeks in the middle due to a neck injury before returning at the beginning of the Fall leg - check out the clip below!
Icelandic rock heathens Solstafir performed a KEXP Radio Session as part of the Iceland Airwaves Festival.
Earlier this year Imminent Sonic Destruction released their debut 'Recurring Themes'. The album was produced by Roy Z (Halford, Bruce Dickinson), and features nine original tracks that showcase the band's vocal harmonies soaring over original progressive-metal riffing, melodic compositions and the rhythms of ex-Tiles drummer, Pat DeLeon. 'Recurring Themes' was financed entirely by the band and is available for purchase via the band's website, iTunes, Amazon, CD Baby, Lasers Edge, Dearborn Music and is now available through Nightmare Records.
Giant-X, the spectacular new band founded by Running Wild's Rolf Kasparek and Peter J. Jordan, has released the first studio footage from the recording sessions of their debut album 'I' - view the video below
Blood and gore all over the place, smelly feet in a car with closed windows, and as if that wasn't enough, there are roadies crawling through grotty attics, interspersed with wild parties, plenty of drugs and tons of alcoholic beverages - somehow you can't make up your mind which of these countless choleric excesses of a wonderfully and thoroughly uncivilised cohabitation you'd most like to have been a part of.
Flyleaf recently celebrated the release of their latest album, 'New Horizons', with a secret performance during a Signal Rising show at Grand Stafford Theatre in Bryan, TX for close friends and family. This was the band's first performance with newest member and lead vocalist, Kristen May (formerly of Vedera). Fans can now watch the explosive live performance of "Fire, Fire," the first track from 'New Horizons'.
Alice Cooper drummer Glen Sobel (whose other credits include Vivian Campbell, Beautiful Creatures, Sixx: A.M. and Paul Gilbert) recently participated in Woodstick 2012, an annual event in Kirkland, Washington that draws drummers from all over who bring their own drum kits to play together as well as with the house band. Sobel, along with his Alice Cooper band mates Ryan Roxie and Orianthi, jammed with the house band and 450 drummers on "School's Out" and "I'm 18". Video of last Sunday's event can be viewed below.
Hollywood Undead have selected M. Shawn Crahan aka clown to direct the video accompanying the band's lead single from the forthcoming new album 'Notes From The Underground'. Clown has been an acclaimed director for years working in the field of music video, delivering clips for his own band Slipknot throughout their multi-platinum Grammy-winning career. Crahan also directed Slipknot's 2005 DVD 'Voliminal: Inside The Nine'.
Hotel Diablo have tapped nine-time Emmy Award winning and MTV Video Music Award nominated director Fabio Jafet (Pitbull, Enrique Iglesias, Children Of Bodom) to direct the video for their song "Psycho, California". Shooting will take place in December in Los Angeles. "We are beyond excited to be working with Fabio" say guitarist Alex Grossi. "We have all been fans of his work for a long time and feel he is the perfect director to bring "Psycho, California" to life on screen."
Cineplex Entertainment's Front Row Centre Events and Eagle Rock Eagle Rock Entertainment announced that they will present the Rolling Stones' documentary, 'Crossfire Hurricane,' for one night only, on Thursday, November 8, 2012, at 7:30 p.m. local time. 'Crossfire Hurricane,' directed by Brett Morgen, provides a remarkable new perspective on the Stones' unparalleled journey from blues-obsessed teenagers in the early 1960s to rock royalty. It's all here in panoramic candour, from the Marquee Club to Hyde Park, from Altamont to Exile, from club gigs to stadium extravaganzas.
Iwrestledabearonce has released a music video for their track "Button It Up," but in order to access the video, fans must choose the correct path on the video's "Choose Your Own Destiny" unlock. Upon receiving a VHS tape containing the unseen music video for "Button It Up", guitarist Steven Bradley is kidnapped by a psychotic IWABO fan before he can make his way back to the band house to view the video. Follow this link
to pick the two band members you want to follow, see them save Steven and watch the video! (Or choose the wrong path to see the gruesome death of Steven Bradley and the demise of Iwrestledabearonce)!
High River Sauces, the award winning Hot Sauce Company started by Mosh Potatoes Cookbook author (Simon & Schuster) and music industry veteran Steve Seabury is proud to announce the premier of his TV commercial on this weekend’s episode of VH1’s "That Metal Show" featuring Metallica and Machine Head. The commercial titled "Oh That’s Hot" debut on October 27th and will continue to air nationally until November 10th. The commercial is a blend of spicy humor and B-Movie Special effects. Just what you would expect from a hot sauce commercial.
The silver eagle has finally landed for audiences worldwide! After enjoying a limited "Fan Club Only" UK release, 'Heavy Metal Thunder – The Movie', Saxon’s wonderfully unfiltered and intimate account of their ascent to the upper echalons of heavy metal, will finally enjoy an international release this December. The double-disc set features the soon-to-be-celebrated story of Saxon, while the second disc is packed with bonus features including a full-length performance (on St. George’s Day) from April 23rd, 2008.
After disappearing in a fiery explosion at the end of the "All Or Nothing" video, Cauldron will rise from their graves this Halloween and come screaming onto a screen near you with their brand new music video for the track "Nitebreaker". This Wednesday, October 31st, the most devilish day of the year will get even more macabre, as the Canadian heavy metal trio unleash a tale of pure terror and unimaginable fright. Tune in to the front page of VEVO.com this Wednesday to witness the spooky spectacle firsthand - and whatever you do, don't go down to the woods. The clock is ticking, it's almost time... View the flyer for the "Nitebreake" video premiere at this link