In 2008, legendary metal queen, DORO PESCH, celebrated her 25th anniversary concert at the ISS Dome in her hometown of Dusseldorf, Germany. With over 8,500 people in attendance, the magical, full-documented performance included guest appearances by Overkill's Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth, Grave Digger's Chris Boltendahl, former Nightwish singer Tarja Turunen, Scorpions' Klaus Meine ... [read more]
Def Leppard Post Tribute to Joe Elliott’s Late Father: A tribute to Joe Elliott Sr.
As most of you are probably aware of by now, sadly Joe Elliott's father, Joe Elliott Sr., passed away last week. Here is a touching tribute to him by Malvin Mortimer (Def Leppard's tour manager) on Leppard's website. You can read the entire letter here: A tribute to Joe Elliott Sr. - by Malvin Mortimer (friend & tour manager) "At the age of 18 Joe had an opportunity to ... [read more]
STRYPER GET BACK TO THEIR ROOTS ON COVERS-HEAVY SET, ‘THE COVERING’
Christian rockers Stryper are offering fans a headbanging view of who their influences were early on, with the arrival of an almost entire album's worth of covers, 'The Covering.' Set for release on February 15th via Big3 Records, the album includes twelve rocking covers, as well as an all-new original tune, "God." And most significantly, the album marks the return of original ... [read more]
2011 LYNCH MOB tour w George Lynch from Dokken
Grammy nominated guitarist George Lynch reunites with LYNCH MOB for a new 2011 US tour. Ever since 1980 after joining the multi-platinum band DOKKEN to traveling the world over, George never stops rocking. He has over 25+ albums under his belt and can promise this show will not disappoint. Joined on this Lynch Mob tour is original singer Oni Logan and includes bass player ... [read more]
ShipRocked 2011 Presale Begins Monday, Dec-20!
PRE-BOOK YOUR CABIN BEFORE DECEMBER 31st FOR A CHANCE TO WIN A SHIPROCKED MERCHANDISE PRIZE PACK AND $250 ONBOARD CREDIT! It's been said by everyone from Ozzy to Godsmack and more recently Cage The Elephant... There ain't no rest for the wicked. That couldn't be more true for the crew at ShipRocked. A mere 30-days off the boat and we just can't wait any longer to throw up our ... [read more]
JUDAS PRIEST ANNOUNCE FAREWELL TOUR !!
After storming the world for nearly 40 years and taking their very special brand of heavy metal to all four corners of the planet, JUDAS PRIEST -one of the most influential heavy metal bands of all time, have announced this will be their final world tour!! However, the mighty PRIEST will certainly be going out strong as they rock the planet starting in 2011 on the massive ... [read more]
Jesse Dupree & DMC Break Down Barriers With New Jackyl Song, Video & Tour
JACKYL COLLABORATE WITH DMC ON NEW SINGLE! FALL/WINTER TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED! What a kick ass year 2010 has turned out to be for rockers Jackyl! Jesse Dupree (Vocals), Jeff Worley (Guitar), Roman Glick (Bass) & Chris Worley (Drums) celebrated the release of the new Jackyl CD, ‘When Moonshine and Dynamite Collide’ by personally calling everyone that pre-ordered to thank them ... [read more]
KnuckleBonz Unveils a Ronnie James Dio Limited Edition Collectible!
A Portion of all Proceeds at KnuckleBonz.com will be Donated to the ‘Stand Up and Shout’ Cancer Fund Created in Honor of Ronnie James Dio KnuckleBonz is excited to announce its production of the Ronnie James Dio Rock Iconz® statue. This is a limited edition statue with only 3000 created, making these highly collectible. Each figure in the edition is hand-painted, numbered ... [read more]
Johnny Rotten makes statement about Malcolm McLaren, dead at 64
Here is a statement from Johnny Rotten re today’s news about the passing of Malcolm McLaren. "For me Malc was always entertaining, and I hope you remember that. Above all else he was an entertainer and I will miss him, and so should you.” --Johnny Rotten (4/8/2010) Malcolm McLaren, the former manager of the Sex Pistols and impresario, died from cancer, aged 64, on April 9. ... [read more]