Watch Making Of LEMMY Mural Overlooking Rainbow Bar & Grill

Lemmy’s Lounge at the outdoor patio at the world-famous Rainbow Bar And Grill on L.A.’s Sunset Strip, just got a very big addition… a 20-foot-high mural of the man himself. Already situated in Lemmy’s Lounge is a bronze statue immortalizing the MOTÖRHEAD singer. The life-size sculpture — based on a famous Lemmy photograph by Robert John — features shades of black and metallic bronze throughout, with detailed lines and strategic crevices capturing Kilmister‘s familiar features, from his bristly whiskers to his infamous moles to his signature hat and boots. The statue, built from a successful crowdfunding campaign, was placed where … Continue reading

JACK RUSSELL Says DONALD TRUMP Deserves A Chance To Deliver On His Promises

Former GREAT WHITE and current JACK RUSSELL’S GREAT WHITE singer Jack Russell has weighed in on Donald Trump‘s presidency based on his first month in the Oval Office. Five weeks after his inauguration, President Trump has seen his approval ratings sag and the political divisions of his election deepen. Asked if he has a positive outlook on the way things are coming along in the United States under President Donald Trump, Jack told Capital Chaos TV: “You know, I’m just going to wait and see. I give everybody a chance. I mean, it’s like when Obama got elected, I wasn’t … Continue reading

SUICIDAL TENDENCIES Frontman Pays Tribute To His Late Friend BILL PAXTON

SUICIDAL TENDENCIES frontman Mike Muir has paid tribute to actor Bill Paxton, who died on Saturday at the age of 61. The “Titanic” and “Apollo 13” star had complications following a heart surgery. Muir wrote on the band’s official Facebook page: “I’m extremely saddened to hear of the passing of Bill Paxton, someone I was lucky enough to know and call a real friend. I met him when I was 16 as we both worked delivering the [Los Angeles] Times in the morning. We were the only ‘young ones’ there as most of the people were at least 40. “Bill … Continue reading

STREAMING: Medico Peste "Hallucinating Warmth and Bliss"

Formed in Krakow, Poland in 2010, Medico Peste aren’t your typical run of the mill black metal offering. Neither Scandinavian, Germanic, French, or British, the Poles have tapped into a sound that’s altogether alien and uninviting. Like the darkest dark. The group’s debut album, א: Tremendum et Fascinatio, continues to mystify to this very day. It’s like if Disharmonic Orchestra were black metal and completely enthralled by Arnold Schoenberg’s vision on atonality and dissonance. Five years on, Medico Peste have crafted a new EP, Herzogian Darkness, which follows up on the strangeness, the weirdness, the otherworldliness, the evilness of the … Continue reading

LINKIN PARK Singer Talks 'Violent' And 'Intense' Video For New Single 'Heavy'

LINKIN PARK singer Chester Bennington says that the experience of making the band’s new video was “more violent” and “more intense” than has been the case with any of the group’s clips in the past. LINKIN PARK has set “One More Light” as the title of its seventh studio album. The disc is due out on May 19 through Warner Bros. The band debuted the first single, “Heavy”, on Los Angeles radio station KROQ on February 16, followed by a performance of the track later in the day on Facebook Live. The track features guest vocals from Kiara Saulters, who … Continue reading

SEPULTURA Guitarist Responds To MAX CAVALERA Trash Talk: 'Who Cares' What He Thinks?

Andreas Kisser says that he doesn’t care what Max Cavalera says about SEPULTURA, explaining that his former bandmate is entitled to his opinion. Max recently slammed the current lineup of SEPULTURA, implying in an interview that the band hasn’t written any high-quality material since his exit from the group more than two decades ago. “Tell me one great song they have written since I left,” he told Metal Rules. “Name one great album they have put out after that. I haven’t seen anything. I don’t know one name of one song as popular as ‘Roots Bloody Roots’. So, it just … Continue reading

HOUSE OF LORDS: New Song 'Hit The Wall' Available For Streaming

Frontiers Music Srl will release “Saint Of The Lost Souls”, the tenth studio album from HOUSE OF LORDS, on March 24. The song “Hit The Wall”, taken from “Saint Of The Lost Souls”, can be streamed below. Recorded and produced by the band’s singer and mastermind James Christian, the follow-up to 2015’s “Indestructible” has an incredible flow of up-tempo and mid-tempo rockers mixed with power ballads, which lean a bit more toward keyboards this time around, but without compromising the band’s trademark sound which is based around Jimi Bell‘s guitar. “Saint Of The Lost Souls” is already one of the … Continue reading

ALL THAT REMAINS: Watch Lyric Video For New Song 'Madness'

The official lyric video for “Madness”, a brand new song from Massachusetts metallers ALL THAT REMAINS, can be seen below. The tracks will appear on the band’s forthcoming eighth studio album, which is due out at the end of April. The effort was recorded at West Valley Studios in Woodland Hills, California with producer Howard Benson, who has previously worked with such acts as MOTÖRHEAD, PAPA ROACH, THREE DAYS GRACE, FLYLEAF, P.O.D. and HALESTORM. ALL THAT REMAINS singer Phil Labonte told SiriusXM‘s Jose Mangin that “Madness” was inspired by the way individuals and societies fall into harmful patterns. “People tend … Continue reading

KREATOR Frontman: 'To Me, All Religion Can Be Good And Bad'

Metal Blast recently conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Mille Petrozza of German thrash metal veterans KREATOR. An excerpt from the chat follows below. Metal Blast: [On KREATOR‘s new] album [“Gods Of Violence”], issues like religious intolerance and tyranny play an important role, as they have done in previous ones. For example, in “Satan Is Real”, you reference “martyrs” who try to kill us. That rang a bell in regards to, for example, suicide terrorism. Mille: “Yeah, absolutely. ‘Satan Is Real’ is a continuation of that. When I was growing up as a kid, I was imagining the world would be … Continue reading

SABATON Drummer To Sit Out European Shows; Temporary Replacement Announced

SABATON drummer Hannes Van Dahl will sit out a few shows on the band’s European tour while he awaits his first child with his partner of the last few years, NIGHTWISH singer Floor Jansen. Fillling in for him will be Daniel Sjögren (TWILIGHT FORCE, BLOODBOUND). Says Hannes: “Time has come for me to travel homewards for a short while to be with and for my family, home in the north. “My family on the road will have the miles pass underneath the busses and trucks as usual and the show will go on! “So, I hereby introduce you to a … Continue reading