The Metalheads Podcast Covers Decibel Metal And Beer Fest

The Metalheads Podcast were in attendance at Decibel Metal and Beer Fest, and they recorded a lengthy podcast all about the fest, including interviews with Brewtal Truth author Adam Tepedelen and Pig Destroyer’s Scott Hull and Blake Harrison.  The podcast team — George, Will and John — cover both the bands who performed as well as each brewery, sharing information and opinions about each.  Hull talked with the team about Agoraphobic Nosebleed’s Saturday headlining set, while Harrison discussed the differences between smaller club shows and festival gigs, the new Pig Destroyer record and their relationships with other bands on the … Continue reading

MOTÖRHEAD And Amplified Ale Works Collaborate On Limited-Edition Beer Series

Amplified Ale Works has announced its newest beer collaboration is with rock legends MOTÖRHEAD. Born To Lose IPA is a boldly aggressive West Coast-style IPA, befitting of the band’s loud, aggressive style. The 6.5% IPA is brewed with Cascade, Simcoe and Citra hops that provide an earthy, resinous aroma with notes of fresh citrus. In an ode to MOTÖRHEAD‘s British roots, the beer was also brewed with Maris Otter, a premium British malt that brings a sweet balance to the beer’s bold bitterness. The limited-edition beer will be sold directly from Amplified‘s two San Diego locations and will also be … Continue reading

Yes, There is a Band Called Tyrannosorceress

There are a lot of standard words used in metal band names these days: black, death, brutal, dark, and so on. Others try to be as wacky, “random” or extravagant as possible in an effort to grab the attention of readers (or people who write for metal websites). Having covered metal for awhile now, I’ve grown numb to a lot of this. So imagine my surprise when these guys wound up in my inbox: Tyrannosorceress. I wish I’d made that up. Combining the most legendary dinosaur of all time with a magical theme: genius. I also like the name reminds … Continue reading

IN THIS MOMENT Frontwoman Promises 'A More Serious Overtone' On Upcoming Album

IN THIS MOMENT has set a July 14 release date for the band’s follow-up to 2014’s “Black Widow” album. A single, “Oh Lord”, will precede the full-length effort in the coming weeks. IN THIS MOMENT frontwoman Maria Brink told Albany, New York’s Q103 radio station about the group’s upcoming disc: “We are right in the process of picking the final name, so I can’t say that yet; we’re almost there. But I’m just so excited for people to hear this new album. ” Regarding the lyrical themes covered on the new album, Brink said: “I’ve always been a woman that’s … Continue reading

Watch Reunited RATT Perform In Philadelphia

The newly reunited RATT, featuring three members of the band’s classic lineup — singer Stephen Pearcy, bassist Juan Croucier and guitarist Warren DeMartini — performed at the Theatre Of Living Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on April 27. Fan-filmed video footage of the concert can be seen below. As before, Pearcy, Croucier and DeMartini were joined on stage by former QUIET RIOT guitarist Carlos Cavazo, who played on RATT‘s last studio album, 2010’s “Infestation”, and drummer Jimmy DeGrasso, who previously played with Y&T, WHITE LION and MEGADETH, among others. A completely different version of RATT — led by drummer Bobby Blotzer … Continue reading

Remaining Decibel Metal And Beer Fest Steins Added To Online Store

The first Decibel Metal and Beer Fest took place last weekend, leaving great memories and empty beer bottles in its wake. The weekend was surely one for the books, and you deserve to remember it, which is why we’ve put all the remaining commemorative beer steins in our store! 35 steins remain, and then we’re fresh out of fest merchandise, so don’t delay! Shipping is free within the United States. Purchase yours here.  Remaining Decibel Metal And Beer Fest Steins Added To Online Store Remaining Decibel Metal And Beer Fest Steins Added To Online Store Decibel {$inline_image} Continue reading

Remaining Decibel Metal And Beer Fest Steins Added To Online Store

The first Decibel Metal and Beer Fest took place last weekend, leaving great memories and empty beer bottles in its wake. The weekend was surely one for the books, and you deserve to remember it, which is why we’ve put all the remaining commemorative beer steins in our store! 35 steins remain, and then we’re fresh out of fest merchandise, so don’t delay! Shipping is free within the United States. Purchase yours here.  Remaining Decibel Metal And Beer Fest Steins Added To Online Store Remaining Decibel Metal And Beer Fest Steins Added To Online Store Decibel Continue reading

HALESTORM, SLIPKNOT Members Pay Tribute To DAVE GROHL At Nashville Concert (Video)

Former and current members of HALESTORM, SLIPKNOT and SUICIDAL TENENDCIES took part in a tribute show honoring the music of Dave Grohl (FOO FIGHTERS, NIRVANA) last night (Thursday, April 27) at The Basement East in Nashville, Tennessee. The event, dubbed “Rock N’ Grohl: A Tribute To Dave Grohl”, saw HALESTORM‘s Lzzy Hale and Joe Hottinger joined by former SUICIDAL TENDENCIES members Josh Paul and Nico Santora and SLIPKNOT drummer Jay Weinberg. Video footage of the concert can be seen below (courtesy of King Thrust Entertainment). HALESTORM‘s third covers EP, “ReAniMate 3.0: The CoVeRs eP”, was released on January 6 via … Continue reading

OZZY OSBOURNE And ZAKK WYLDE Reunite For 2017 Tour

For the first time in more than a decade, Ozzy Osbourne and Zakk Wylde are together again. Known as one of rock’s most lethal singer and guitarist pairings, the two will hit the road for a series of Ozzy headlining shows in the U.S. this summer and fall, beginning July 14. While they’ve performed together over the years, these shows are the first collaboration for the duo for a full tour since 2006. These dates also mark Ozzy‘s first solo tour in the U.S. in years beyond one Ozzy & Friends performance at the Voodoo Music + Arts Experience in … Continue reading

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Subscribe now via this special offer and we’ll send you five classic, out-of-print Decibel flexi discs for FREE. In addition to your Deluxe subscription to North America’s premier extreme music magazine, you’ll receive the five rare or sold-out Flexi Series: ·       Carcass “Zochrot” (dB034) ·       Pallbearer – “Fear and Fury” (dB052) ·       Neurosis – “Locust Star” (1995 Demo)  (dB070) ·       Memoriam – “Surrounded (by Death)” (Demo)  (dB071) ·       Pentagram – “Bang It Out” (1971 Rehearsal) (dB055)  Supplies are EXTREMELY limited. So, take advantage of this rare opportunity to receive these highly collectible vinyl recordings and subscribe here now, but hurry, this … Continue reading