Da Capo Press has set a September 18 publication date for "Heavy Duty: Days And Nights In Judas Priest", a memoir by Kenneth "K.K." Downing, the co-founder and former lead guitarist of heavy metal giants JUDAS PRIEST. The book was co-written by the Scottish author and journalist Mark Eglinton, whose previous collaborations include "Official Truth, 101 Proof" with Rex Brown of PANTERA and "Confessions Of A Heretic" with BEHEMOTH's Adam "Nergal" Darski. "Heavy Duty" official bo
AC/DC Album by Album is an in-depth discussion of each of the band’s 16 studio albums by prolific rock journalist Martin Popoff and illustrated with phenomenal photography.
Formed in 1973, AC/DC became one of the most popular and bestselling bands in rock history with their no-frills approach to loud, heavy, and sweat-drenched blues-based rock usic. This new book from prolific rock journalist Martin Popoff pays tribute to the band’s discography by moderating in-depth and en
PHIL CAMPBELL AND THE BASTARD SONS (formerly PHIL CAMPBELL'S ALL STARR BAND), the band featuring MOTÖRHEAD guitarist Phil Campbell alongside his sons Todd, Dane and Tyla, plus vocalist Neil Starr, has released a video for "Dark Days". The song is taken from PHIL CAMPBELL AND THE BASTARD SONS' debut album, "The Age Of Absurdity", which was released on January 26 via Nuclear Blast. "The Age Of Absurdity" was recorded at Rockfield Studios and Longwave Studios in Wales and produc
Hollywood rockers BulletBoys are back with their new album, From Out Of The Skies, out on March 23rd. The album will be available on CD/LP/MP3. From Out Of The Skies was recorded at the Foo Fighters' Studio 606. "Writing and recording From Out Of The Skies was a humbling experience and recording this unpredictable album at the Foo Fighters' Studio 606 was unbelievable and magical. Dave Grohl's music got me through a very difficult time, so from day one I knew that we were in
January 27, 2018 To the NWOHM fan's around the world, Welcome once again to the Weekend News Report. It was another action packed week in the genre of modern hair metal. You'll be reading about all sorts of new video's coming, new festivals, and of course the wild events of this week. But first we begin with the big news from Martin Sweet of 🇸🇪Crashdiet🇸🇪. He and his wife welcomed another member to their family on the 20th. Daughter Julia made it into this world a healthy
In December 2017, W.A.S.P. successfully completed its "ReIdolized" tour supporting the 25th anniversary of the band's iconic hit album "The Crimson Idol". The legendary story of Jonathan Aaron Steele will finally be released in a re-recorded version and of the album with the four "missing" songs — as originally intended — together with "The Crimson Idol" movie on DVD and Blu-ray. W.A.S.P. now presents the first glimpse of the incredible film material that has never been offic
TESLA guitarist Frank Hannon is in the process of releasing "From One Place… To Another", a series of albums comprised of cover songs. The first of three albums to be issued in 2018, "From One Place… To Another Vol. 1", has just been made available. The disc features special guest appearances by Paul Jackson (BLACKBERRY SMOKE), Duane Betts(son of Dickey Betts of the ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND), Matthew and Gunnar Nelson(sons of Ricky Nelson), Roger Fisher (original HEART guitarist)