Sweet Guitarist Andy Scott Loses Law Suit Against Fan For Copyright Breach

After five years of legal pursuits, Andy Scott, the guitarist for revered 1970’s glam rock band Sweet, has lost his battle to sue an eBay customer for selling a second-hand Sweet CD.   In 2008, Austrian resident Dietmar Huber placed Sweet’s 1997 compilation CD, ‘The Legend Lives’ on Ebay, only to have Scott demand it … Read more Sweet Guitarist Andy Scott Loses Law Suit Against Fan For Copyright Breach

Anthrax’s Scott Ian Announces North American ‘Speaking Words’ Tour

Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian has announced he will bring his ‘Speaking Words’ tour to North America in February next year. A full list of dates and venues can be found below.   In a statement released earlier this year, Ian explained why he decided to call the tour ‘Speaking Words’ instead of ‘spoken word’: “…the … Read more Anthrax’s Scott Ian Announces North American ‘Speaking Words’ Tour

The Kennedy Veil Premiere ‘Enslave.Defile.Erase’

Featured below is ‘Enslave.Defile.Erase,’ the brand new single from this week’s ‘Amped Artist,’ The Kennedy Veil. Check it out below.   The track, which was premiered by Revolver.com earlier this week, is taken from The Kennedy Veil’s forthcoming album, ‘Trinity Of Falsehood.’ The album will be released worldwide via Unique Leader Records on January 21 … Read more The Kennedy Veil Premiere ‘Enslave.Defile.Erase’

David Coverdale To Guest On Vandenberg’s MoonKings Debut

Vandenberg’s MoonKings, the group founded by former Whitesnake guitarist Adrian Vandenberg, have revealed former Whitesnake and Deep Purple frontman David Coverdale will perform guest vocals on their forthcoming debut self-titled album. Vandenberg’s MoonKings’ will be released on February 24 via Mascot Label Group. A teaser video launched by the band earlier this week can be … Read more David Coverdale To Guest On Vandenberg’s MoonKings Debut

Testament’s Alex Skolnick Recalls His Favorite Christmas

Testament guitarist Alex Skolnick has recalled one of his favorite holiday memories as part of the band’s ‘12 Days ‘Til Christmas’ YouTube video series.   Skolnick said that the year he had to spend Christmas in an airport, surprisingly, turned out to be one of his best ever. He explained that it is the only … Read more Testament’s Alex Skolnick Recalls His Favorite Christmas

Win A Spot On The Experience Hendrix 2014 Tour

Experience Hendrix, L.L.C. – the official family company charged with managing the name, likeness, image and music of legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix- along with Legacy Recordings and IK Multimedia are offering one lucky guitarist the opportunity to perform on the Experience Hendrix 2014 Tour. Guitarists from around the world are invited to submit footage of … Read more Win A Spot On The Experience Hendrix 2014 Tour

The Kennedy Veil Gets ‘Amped’ By All Axess

This week’s ‘Amped Artist’ is Sacramento, CA death metal act The Kennedy Veil. The song ‘In The Ashes Of Humanity,’ from the band’s forthcoming debut album ‘Trinity Of Falsehood’ can be found below.   ‘Trinity Of Falsehood’ will be released worldwide via Unique Leader Records on January 21 next year. The album comes as the … Read more The Kennedy Veil Gets ‘Amped’ By All Axess

Andreas Kisser On Sepultura’s Split With Max Cavalera

Sepultura guitarist Andreas Kisser has given further insight into the band’s 1996 split with former vocalist Max Cavalera.   Both Kisser and Cavalera have been quite vocal over the split in recent times, with Kisser saying Cavalera, “…just turned his back and said, ‘Fuck you guys; I’m better off myself’” and Cavalera accusing Kisser of … Read more Andreas Kisser On Sepultura’s Split With Max Cavalera