Amaranthe’s Elize Ryd On The New Album And Being A Woman In The Metal Scene

Elize Ryd, vocalist of the Swedish Metal band, Amaranthe, recently spoke to The AU Review in a recent interview, discussing the new album, ‘Massive Addictive‘, life on the road and how she feels about being a woman in a male dominated genre. The AU Review had previously spoken to Floor Jansen of Nightwish on the … Read moreAmaranthe’s Elize Ryd On The New Album And Being A Woman In The Metal Scene

Phil Anselmo Hints That Kerry King Almost Joined Pantera

Pantera and Down frontman Phil Anselmo has all but revealed that Slayer guitarist Kerry King nearly joined Pantera in the late eighties. In a new interview with Talking Metal, Anselmo recalled meeting King and other Slayer members in a Dallas club in 1988: “Slayer were playing down the street. My boxing coach used to be … Read morePhil Anselmo Hints That Kerry King Almost Joined Pantera

Led Zeppelin Loses First Round Of ‘Stairway To Heaven’ Plagiarism Lawsuit

Despite their best efforts, it would appear that legendary rock group Led Zeppelin is stuck in Pennsylvania awaiting a lengthy legal battle following a U.S. District Court Judge’s decision to deny the band’s motion to, “dismiss or transfer without prejudice” claims that they plagiarized their biggest ever hit, ‘Stairway To Heaven.’ In June this year, … Read moreLed Zeppelin Loses First Round Of ‘Stairway To Heaven’ Plagiarism Lawsuit

AMPED Artist: Massive – ‘Now Or Never’

Featured below is the track, ‘Now Or Never,’ by this week’s AMPED Artist, Australian hard rockers, Massive. ‘Now Or Never’ is taken from Massive’ s acclaimed debut album, ‘Full Throttle,’ which was released independently in Australia in 2013 and internationally via Earache Records in July, 2014. According to an official press release, “‘Now Or Never’ is a white-knuckle joyride … Read moreAMPED Artist: Massive – ‘Now Or Never’

Former Black Sabbath Drummer Praises Metallica Sticksman

It is without question that Black Sabbath are one of the founders of the heavy metal genre. To this day, bands everywhere cite the massive influence the Birmingham-based band has on metal. They helped to create the genre that has influenced millions of fans and countless bands the world over. Drummer Bill Ward’s very public … Read moreFormer Black Sabbath Drummer Praises Metallica Sticksman

In This Moment Premier Video For ‘Sick Like Me’

In This Moment have released the video for ‘Sick Like Me‘, which is the first single from their new album, ‘Black Window‘, which is set to be released November 17 by Atlantic Records.  The album was once again produced by Kevin Churko (Fiver Finger Death Punch, Ozzy Osbourne, Slash, Hellyeah) at his The Hideout Recording … Read moreIn This Moment Premier Video For ‘Sick Like Me’

All Axess Exclusive: Massive Discuss New Album & Life On The Road

Since forming in 2012, Australian hard rockers and this week’s AMPED Artist, Massive have developed a reputation as one of the most hard-rocking, hard-working and hard-partying bands on the scene. Known by fans for their hi-octane live shows and by the law for crazy antics like bringing back most of the crowd to their hotel for after-hours parties, the band … Read moreAll Axess Exclusive: Massive Discuss New Album & Life On The Road

AMPED Artist: Iron Reagan – ‘Eyeball Gore’ Official Lyric Video

Featured below is the official lyric video to the track ‘Eyeball Gore,’ by this week’s AMPED Artist, Iron Reagan, featuring members of Municipal Waste, Cannabis Corpse and Darkest Hour. ‘Eyeball Gore’ is taken from Iron Reagan’s latest album, ‘The Tyranny Of Will,’ which was released last month via Relapse Records. The album, which comes as the follow … Read moreAMPED Artist: Iron Reagan – ‘Eyeball Gore’ Official Lyric Video

Cannibal Corpse Discuss Their Recent Russian Show Shutdowns

Cannibal Corpse have returned from their recent tour in Russia where they had three shows shut down in the cities of Ufa, Moscow and St. Petersburg, while a forth show was cut short in Nizhny Novogorod. Having now safely left the country, Cannibal Corpse released the following statement via their website describing the events that … Read moreCannibal Corpse Discuss Their Recent Russian Show Shutdowns