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RATT: Footage Of ROCKLAHOMA Press Conference Available

Californian rockers RATT took part in a press conference on July 10, 2009 prior to the band's performance at the Rocklahoma festival in Pryor, Oklahoma. Watch a short clip of the question-and-answer session below. RATT recently entered the studio to start recording its first studio release in 10 years. The CD is being produced by ...

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RATT: Studio Update

Reactivated California rockers RATT have issued the following update: "Warren De Martini and Carlos Cavazo are back in Virginia to complete guitar tracks and solos for the new RATT release. It's been 10 years since the last RATT studio album and the band is back to its original way and format of RATT music circa ...

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KISS: Video Footage Of SUMMERFEST Performance Posted Online

KISS' official web site, KissOnline.com, has uploaded video footage (see below) of KISS performing the songs "Nothin' To Lose" and "C'mon And Love Me" last night (Saturday, June 27) at the Marcus Amphitheater in Milwaukee, Wisconsin as part of this year's Summerfest. Summerfest is an 11-day festival with 11 stages featuring over 700 acts. This ...

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RATT At Iowa's SUMMERJAM; Video Available

Fan-filmed video footage of RATT's June 27, 2009 performance at the SummerJam at Water Works Park in Des Moines, Iowa can be viewed below. RATT recently entered the studio to start recording its first studio release in 10 years. The CD is being produced by Michael "Elvis" Baskette, whose credits include PUDDLE OF MUDD, CHEVELLE, ...

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KISS Performs At Milwaukee SUMMERFEST; Photos, Review Available

KISS performed last night (Saturday, June 27) at the Marcus Amphitheater in Milwaukee, Wisconsin as part of this year's Summerfest. Summerfest is an 11-day festival with 11 stages featuring over 700 acts. This year, Summerfest runs from June 25 through July 5 and features additional performances by such artists as LOVERBOY, ROBIN TROWER, PUDDLE OF ...

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ALICE IN CHAINS, SLIPKNOT Interviewed For 'Max Tour Stories'

ALICE IN CHAINS and SLIPKNOT are among the artists who were interviewed for a special episode of "Max Tour Stories" which was taped on May 16-17, 2009 at Columbus, Ohio's third annual Rock On The Range festival. Watch the four-minute clip below. This year's Rock On The Range featured 38 bands — including KORN, ALICE ...

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RATT: Photos From The Studio Posted Online

Reactivated Los Angeles rockers RATT recently entered the studio to start recording their first studio release in 10 years. The CD is being produced by Michael "Elvis" Baskette, whose credits include PUDDLE OF MUDD, CHEVELLE, SALIVA, LIMP BIZKIT, ALTER BRIDGE and THREE DAYS GRACE, to name a few. Check out photos from some of the ...

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RATT: Studio Report

After months of pre-production, reactivated Los Angeles rockers RATT have just entered the studio to start recording their first studio release in 10 years. The CD is being produced by Michael "Elvis" Baskette, whose credits include PUDDLE OF MUDD, CHEVELLE, SALIVA, LIMP BIZKIT, ALTER BRIDGE and THREE DAYS GRACE, to name a few. Commented the ...

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RATT Begins Recording New Album

After months of pre-production, reactivated Los Angeles rockers RATT have just entered the studio to start recording their first studio release in 10 years. The CD is being produced by Michael "Elvis" Baskette, whose credits include PUDDLE OF MUDD, CHEVELLE, SALIVA, LIMP BIZKIT, ALTER BRIDGE and THREE DAYS GRACE, to name a few. RATT will ...

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ROCK GONE WILD Teams Up With VH1 CLASSIC's EDDIE TRUNK

Rock Gone Wild, America's newest and most diverse rock festival, has teamed up with one of rock radio's biggest names to host one of rock's biggest days. Eddie Trunk, the popular host of VH1 Classic's "That Metal Show", will be in Algona for the entire day on August 22 to bring on such classic rock ...

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TEAM CYBERGEIST: Band Lineup Announced For Florida Shows

TEAM CYBERGEIST, the industrial "supergroup" founded by Angel (a.k.a. Andrew Bartolotta), best known as the past/present drummer of such bands as DOPE, GENITORTURERS, PIG, CROSSBREED, SWITCHED, THE UNDEAD, and many others — has announced the lineup of musicians who will take part in the project's upcoming Florida appearances. This will be the first time Angel ...

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TEAM CYBERGEIST Schedules Florida Shows

TEAM CYBERGEIST, the industrial "supergroup" founded by Angel (a.k.a. Andrew Bartolotta), best known as the past/present drummer of such bands as DOPE, GENITORTURERS, PIG, CROSSBREED, SWITCHED, THE UNDEAD, and many others — has scheduled two Florida appearances. This will be the first time Angel has taken TEAM CYBERGEIST to the stage. "TEAM CYBERGEIST was never ...

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TWISTED SISTER, SEVENDUST Added To ROCK GONE WILD Festival

TWISTED SISTER and SEVENDUST have been confirmed for Rock Gone Wild, America's newest and most diverse rock festival, set to take place August 20-23 at the Freedom Park Festival Grounds in Algona, Iowa. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows: Thursday, August 20: SAXON WARRANT APRIL WINE SAIGON KICK HONEYMOON SUITE TYKETTO BLACK ...

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PRIMAL FEAR, POWERMAN 5000 Confirmed For ROCK GONE WILD

Rock Gone Wild, America's newest and most diverse rock festival, has added two metal bands to its lineup. German power metal specialists PRIMAL FEAR and POWERMAN 5000, a group which features Rob Zombie's brother Spider One in its lineup, will make neck braces and earplugs mandatory during Saturday's show. PRIMAL FEAR will be playing one ...

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POP EVIL Added To JUDAS PRIEST / WHITESNAKE Tour

Grand Rapids, Michigan's POP EVIL has been confirmed as the opening act for JUDAS PRIEST and WHITESNAKE on their upcoming North American tour. POP EVIL has toured consistently since (and prior to) the release of its latest album, "Lipstick on the Mirror", with a combination of headline dates and special guest support with PUDDLE OF ...

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ATREYU Begins Recording New Album

Orange County quintet ATREYU has entered Henson Studios in Los Angeles with producer Bob Marlette (SALIVA, SEETHER, OZZY OSBOURNE) to begin work on the highly anticipated follow-up to 2007's "Lead Sails Paper Anchor". "We started as a heavy hardcore band," says lead vocalist Alex Varkatzas, "and I think we've gotten away from that in recent ...

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SALIVA Recruits Replacement While Singer Recovers

The Pulse of Radio reports: Looks like SALIVA singer Josey Scott's recovery from ulcer surgery is taking longer than expected. According to their official website, SALIVA has recruited ex-SILVERTIDE frontman Walt Lafty to handle vocals for the group on the Snocore Tour, which the band will rejoin on Friday (April 17) in Sayreville, New Jersey. ...

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BLACK STONE CHERRY: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From 'Father' Video Shoot Available

Edmonton, Kentucky rockers BLACK STONE CHERRY recently filmed a video for the band's next European single, "Things My Father Said". Behind-the-scenes footage from the video shoot can be viewed below. A 12-minute audio interview with BLACK STONE CHERRY vocalist/guitarist Chris Robertson conducted by Mick Burgess, the U.K. correspondent for Norway's Metal Express Radio, has been ...

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HEAVENS BASEMENT To Release Self-Titled EP

British rockers HEAVENS BASEMENT will release a self-titled EP on April 20 to coincide with their mammoth tour of the U.K. Produced by Bob Marlette (BLACK STONE CHERRY, AIRBOURNE, SHINEDOWN, SALIVA), the four-song EP was laid down in five days. Commented guitarist Jonny Rocker: "We can't wait to get back out on the road; it's ...

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TEAM CYBERGEIST: 'Justified' Studio Video Posted Online

TEAM CYBERGEIST — the solo/side project of Angel (a.k.a. Andrew Bartolotta), best known as the past/present drummer of such bands as DOPE, GENITORTURERS, PIG, CROSSBREED, SWITCHED, THE UNDEAD, and many others — has posted a video for the song "Justified". According to a press release, "It is a look into the recording process of a ...

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