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Static-X reunion album, featuring Wayne Static’s final recordings, due in 2019

ABC Digital  ·  October 23, 2018

The original lineup of Static-X -- bassist Tony Campos, guitarist Koichi Fukuda and drummer Ken Jay -- is reuniting to record a new album in tribute to the band's late frontman Wayne Static, who died in 2014. The album's called Project Regeneration, and it's due out in 2019. Project Regeneration features Static's final compositions and v... Read More

Tenacious D premieres first episode of animated series; listen now to new song, “Hope”

ABC Digital  ·  September 28, 2018

Tenacious D has premiered the first episode of the comedy-rock duo's Post-Apocalypto animated web series, which accompanies the forthcoming album of the same name. The eight-minute video, streaming now on YouTube, sets up the Post-Apocalypto story, which finds Jack Black and Kyle Gass trapped in a post-apocalyptic landscape. It also feat... Read More

Metallica concert noise level annoys San Francisco residents

ABC Digital  ·  September 28, 2018

On Wednesday, Metallica played a charity show in their hometown of San Francisco to raise money for the UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals. Apparently, you didn't need to have a ticket to hear the show, which didn't sit well with local residents trying to sleep. Several people complained on Twitter that they could hear the concert from th... Read More

Chevelle details “12 Bloody Spies” B-sides collection; listen now to new single, “Sleep Walking Elite”

ABC Digital  ·  September 28, 2018

Chevelle has announced the details of the band's upcoming B-sides and rarities collection, 12 Bloody Spies, due out October 26. The album compiles 12 tracks recorded between 2002 and 2016, including a song called "Sleep Walking Elite," which was recorded during the sessions for Chevelle's 2007 album, Vena Sera. "Sleep Walking Elite" is a... Read More

Listen to title track from P.O.D.’s new album, “Circles”

ABC Digital  ·  September 27, 2018

P.O.D. has released a new song called "Circles," the title track from the band's upcoming album. Compared to the previously released singles, the in-your-face "Soundboy Killa" and "Rockin' with the Best," "Circles" is a quieter, more contemplative track about the horrors of addiction. You can listen to the song now on YouTube. Circles... Read More

All That Remains to release new album, “Victim of the New Disease,” in November

ABC Digital  ·  September 27, 2018

All That Remains' next album has a title and a release date. The ninth studio effort from the Massachusetts metallers is titled Victim of the New Disease, and will arrive November 9. Full album details, including a track list, are forthcoming. All That Remains released a new song called "F*** Love" earlier this month. Victim of the Ne... Read More

Coheed and Cambria remembers “Old Flames” in new song

ABC Digital  ·  September 27, 2018

Coheed and Cambria has released a new song called "Old Flames," which will appear on the prog band's upcoming album, The Unheavenly Creatures. You can download the track now via digital platforms. "Old Flames" follows the previously released Unheavenly Creatures songs "The Dark Sentencer," "The Gutter," and the title track. The complete ... Read More

Unreleased track “When Bad Does Good” signals album, box set release from Chris Cornell’s estate

ABC Digital  ·  September 21, 2018

Chris Cornell fans will soon be able to celebrate the life and legacy of the late Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman with a massive, extras-packed box set and a separate, 17-track album titled Chris Cornell, both of which will be available November 16. Ahead of the releases, Cornell's widow, Vicky, has shared the... Read More

Slash teams up with Epiphone for signature Firebird guitar; appears on “WTF” podcast

ABC Digital  ·  September 20, 2018

Slash is known for playing a Gibson Les Paul, but the Guns N' Roses guitarist has teamed up with Epiphone to make a signature Firebird guitar. "The Firebird design has always been attractive to me," Slash says. "From a sonic point of view, they're set up to be very different than the kind of thing than what I do with a Les Paul...I final... Read More

Breaking Benjamin nabs sixth number-one single on “Billboard” rock chart with “Torn in Two”

ABC Digital  ·  September 19, 2018

Breaking Benjamin's new single "Torn in Two" has reached the top of Billboard's Mainstream Rock Songs chart, giving the band a total of six number-one songs on the tally. Other Breaking Benjamin songs to conquer the Mainstream Rock Songs chart include "Failure," "Never Again," "Breath," "Angels Fall" and "I Will Not Bow." By taking th... Read More