PAPA ROACH To Release 'Crooked Teeth' Album In May; Cover Artwork, Track Listing Unveiled

California rockers PAPA ROACH will release their new album, “Crooked Teeth”, on May 19 via Eleven Seven Music. The disc will include ten songs on the standard release and thirteen on the deluxe version (which also comes with sixteen live tracks). PAPA ROACH frontman Jacoby Shaddix revealed in an interview with Albany, New York radio station Q103 that “Crooked Teeth” will feature guest appearances by rapper Machine Gun Kelly and American singer and songwriter Skylar Grey. The follow-up to 2015’s “F.E.A.R.” was recorded with Nicholas “Ras” Furlong and Colin “Doc” Brittain at Steakhouse studio in North Hollywood, California. PAPA ROACH … Continue reading

RAMMSTEIN To Release Concert Film 'Rammstein Paris' In May

On Friday, March 24, the official presale for the concert film “Rammstein: Paris” begins ahead of its worldwide release on May 19. The film, which will be released in many configurations, sets new standards. In March 2012, during the “Made In Germany” tour, Swedish director Jonas Åkerlund shot two acclaimed RAMMSTEIN concerts at the Palais Omnisports arena in Paris in front of 17,000 spectators. Featuring 22 songs from the band’s entire repertoire, the resulting film is not only the most spectacular collection of imagery about the most successful German rock band of our time, but also a masterpiece of music … Continue reading

KORN Frontman Says Performing Live Is Like 'Having A Therapy Session'

Festival promoters Danny Wimmer Presents (DWP), who are behind the rock fest branding platform called “The World’s Loudest Month,” have posted an exclusive video interview with KORN singer Jonathan Davis and guitarist James “Munky” Shaffer in which they explain what drives them. You can watch the clip below. Said Munky: “In the beginning of our career, we were driven, and I was driven, just by inspiration. And that inspiration came from a lot of early artists, bands like FAITH NO MORE, RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE and RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS. A big influence and a band that really created a … Continue reading

TOOL Reportedly In Talks To Make Its Music Available On Streaming Services

According to Bloomberg, TOOL is in talks to make its catalog available on streaming services in time for the release of the band’s next studio album. Frontman Maynard James Keenan and his bandmates are said to be in negotiations with the likes of Spotify and Apple Music about the best way to release their music. The hard-rock quartet, which hasn’t issued a new studio album since 2006’s “10,000 Days”, is one of the few major recording acts still unavailable on most streaming services. TOOL bassist Justin Chancellor told Bass Player in a recent interview that the band is “pretty deep … Continue reading

VOLBEAT: Official Lyric Video For 'Black Rose' Song Feat. DANKO JONES

The official lyric video for the song “Black Rose” from Danish/American rock ‘n’ rollers VOLBEAT can be seen below. The clip was directed by Shan Dan Horan. The track is taken from the band’s sixth full-length album, “Seal The Deal & Let’s Boogie”, which was released last June via Republic Records. VOLBEAT guitarist Rob Caggiano told TeamRock about “Black Rose”: “This song features Danko Jones and he’s a good friend of the band; we love what he does and he loves what VOLBEAT do. We took him on tour on the last album cycle and it was great. He’s such … Continue reading

NORTHLANE Drops Surprise Fourth Album, 'Mesmer'

Australia’s NORTHLANE has released its fourth album, “Mesmer”. “Mesmer” appeared with no forewarning on digital services at 8 a.m. AEDT and is also available on CD, LP, and tape from all good music stores. “Mesmer”, NORTHLANE‘s fourth full-length release, is a triumph — the band’s most organic-yet-precise album yet. it covers familiar topics but renders them in a new way, at once paying heed to the band’s heaviest roots and looking forward to an unwritten future. Recorded throughout September 2016 in New Jersey with acclaimed producer David Bendeth (BRING ME THE HORIZON, PARAMORE, A DAY TO REMEMBER), this is NORTHLANE‘s … Continue reading

Full Album Stream: Fuck You Pay Me – 'Dumbed Down'

Cleveland’s Fuck You Pay Me are a rowdy bunch. Fronted by Cleveland hardcore mainstay Tony Erba, FYPM self-describe their rowdy hardcore as “economic desperation; the wrong color on a pregnancy test; dropping your phone into the shitter; 3:17 AM at Steve’s Hot Dogs… We sound a lot like that.”  If that charming line didn’t make you click play on this exclusive full album stream, you should change that. Dumbed Down, the outfit’s new album featuring songs like “Ammosexual” and “Dark Side of the Spoon,” is an exhilarating and often sarcastic effort.  “The title of the record is apt. It’s faster, … Continue reading

Decibel Metal & Beer Fest Brewery Profile: Tired Hands

Tired HandsArdmore, PAStart Date: 2012Signature Metal Beer: HopHands The bands that will be performing at the upcoming Decibel Metal & Beer Fest on April 22-23 in Philadelphia are no doubt familiar to Decibel readers, but we wanted to shine a little light on the craft beer underground by spotlighting the breweries that will be pouring their beers at the festival. In this one, we feature one of the two Philly area breweries, Tired Hands, run by Jean Broillet IV, who brews their “strange and beautiful beers.” How does it feel to be one of the “home team” breweries at Decibel’s … Continue reading

GOJIRA: Pro-Shot Footage Of Entire BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR 2016 Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of GOJIRA‘s entire main-stage performance at last year’s edition of the Bloodstock Open Air festival — which was held August 11-14, 2016 at Catton Hall, Walton-On-Trent, West Midlands, United Kingdom — can be seen below. This year’s edition of Bloodstock Open Air will feature appearances by AMON AMARTH, MEGADETH, ARCH ENEMY, KREATOR, BLIND GUARDIAN, HATEBREED, TESTAMENT, OBITUARY and many others. It will take place August 10-13. Tickets for the event can be purchased at this location. GOJIRA‘s latest album, “Magma” was released last June via Roadrunner Records. The follow-up to 2012’s “L’Enfant Sauvage” was recorded at … Continue reading

Track Premiere: Mourners Lament – 'As Solemn Pain Profaned'

Hailing from Valparaíso, Chile are old school doom/death purveyors Mourners Lament. Inspired by the older works of influential groups like Paradise Lost, Anathema and My Dying Bride and newer acts like SubRosa, Mourners Lament channel flattening heaviness and mournful melodies on their debut, We All Be Given.  Album opener “As Solemn Pain Profaned” begins with spacious, clean guitar before leading into slow, heavy riffs and vocals that hold palpable sadness. Mourners Lament switch seamlessly from distorted instruments and reverberating growls to clean instrumentals and spoken word, which helps to build the melancholy atmosphere on We All Be Given.  Hear “As … Continue reading