“Monsters Of Rock….The Voyage” confirms first bands!

“Monsters Of Rock….The Voyage” confirms first bands!

May 31, 2011

Tesla, Y&T, and Black 'N Blue are the first confirmed bands for the new metal cruise Monsters Of Rock - The Voyage, which is set to sail on February 25 and return three days later via Ft. Lauderdale / Bahamas / Key West.  Now more have been announced!

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Saxon’s “Making Of Call To Arms” episodes I and II

Saxon’s “Making Of Call To Arms” episodes I and II

May 31, 2011

Here's the first two episodes of Saxon's Making of the "Call To Arms" album. In the first episode, vocalist Biff Byford will guide you through the recording session of the choir voices used for 'Back In 79', and introduce you to the lucky fans that were able to join the band in the studio and read more...

Eddie Van Halen talks to Smithsonian Magazine, Van Halen finishing up new album

Eddie Van Halen talks to Smithsonian Magazine, Van Halen finishing up new album

May 31, 2011

Smithsonian Magazine recently conducted an interview with Eddie Van Halen about his decision to donate his guitar, the Frank 2, to the National Museum of American History.

When asked which of his past musical collaborations stands out his favorite, Eddie said, "Michael Jackson's 'Beat It' read more...

Bob Seger to retire?, I thought he just came back!

Bob Seger to retire?, I thought he just came back!

May 31, 2011

Old time rock and roll can only soothe the soul for so long? Bob Seger has said he might be hanging it up when it comes to touring and recording. The 66-year-old rocker just wrapped up his tour recently and although he is considering continuing touring this fall, after that...who read more...

Slayer won’t record any new music without ailing guitarist

Slayer won’t record any new music without ailing guitarist

May 31, 2011

Billboard.com has issued the following report from Gary Graff:

Slayer continues to play live while ailing guitarist Jeff Hanneman remains on the sidelines. But singer-bassist Tom Araya says the group will not consider any recording projects without him.

"There's no way we'd go into read more...