It's hard to believe that electronic music pioneers Daft Punk have only released four studio albums. It's been eight years since 'Human After All' and the landscape of EDM has changed drastically since that era with the massive popularity of Dub-Step's rise to dominance. So what do those crazy French robots do to stay relevant? They travel back in time and make a disco record….
Grammy-nominated, Massachusetts-based hard rockers Killswitch Engage –singer Jesse Leach, guitarist Adam Dutkiewicz, bassist Mike D'Antonio, guitarist Joel Stroetzel and drummer Justin Foley- are about to embark on their first headline tour of North America in support of their new album Disarm the Descent.
Seven-time Grammy winning country-pop trio Lady Antebellum have premiered their new music video for "Goodbye Town," streaming now at Vevo. The track comes from their newly released album Golden, out now on Capitol Records. The album reached #1 on the Billboard all-genre Top 200 chart, making Golden the group's third straight #1 release.
Slayer will pay tribute to founding member and late guitarist Jeff Hanneman at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles, CA on May 23rd. Hanneman passed away earlier this month at the age of 49 due to alcohol related cirrhosis.
Platinum selling rock band, Marianas Trench has now released their new EP, Face The Music, on Cherrytree Records. The EP features 4 tracks including their current single, "Desperate Measures," and "Haven't Had Enough," as well as brand new acoustic tracks of "Fallout" and "Haven't Had Enough."
Monster Energy's Rock Allegiance Tour, featuring four game-changing rock bands from four different countries, with Volbeat, HIM, All That Remains and Airbourne on the bill, has announced the first round of tour dates, which are posted below.
Deftones bassist Chi Cheng recently passed away this April after years of being in a semi-comatose state due to a tragic car accident. The band had been recording their new album 'Eros' during the time of the accident and decided to put it on hold with no plans to release it.
Heart, Albert King, Randy Newman, Public Enemy, Rush, and Donna Summer are the performer inductees, and Lou Adler and Quincy Jones are the non-performer inductees in the exclusive HBO special 2013 ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY, debuting SATURDAY, MAY 18 (9:00-11:50 p.m. ET/PT).
Metallica Through the Never, is helmed by director Nimród Antal (Predators) and stars Dane DeHaan (The Amazing Spider-Man 2). The dramatic concert/scripted film will be released October 4th with a special IMAX 3D release planned for one week starting September 27th.
Disney rock personalities Rich Collins, Scott Durbin, Dave Poche, and Scott "Smitty" Smith took to the Enmax Centre in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada on May 8th for the Imagination Movers 'Rock-O-Matic' tour. The band played to an ecstatic family friendly crowd and put on a fun performance for everyone in attendance.