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Follow the (Virtual) Leader: Korn to play concert inside "AdventureQuest" video games

ABC Digital  ·  August 15, 2019

Credit: Jimmy FontaineThe members of Korn have already been animated for a South Park episode, and now the nu metallers are entering the video game world. A virtual version of the band will perform a concert inside the MMORPGs AdventureQuest 3D and AQWorlds — published and developed by Artix Entertainment — for a special in-game […] Read More

Perry Farrell, Billy Idol & more to perform at Dave Navarro & Billy Morrison's Above Ground charity concert

ABC Digital  ·  August 14, 2019

ABC/Lou RoccoJane’s Addiction‘s Dave Navarro and Billy Idol guitarist Billy Morrison have announced the lineup for their upcoming 2019 Above Ground charity concert –and it includes a few of their band mates. The bill includes Jane’s Addiction frontman Perry Farrell and Billy Idol himself, as well as Bush‘s Gavin Rossdale, MC5‘s Wayne Kramer and longtime […] Read More

Angels & Airwaves announce initial dates for winter tour

ABC Digital  ·  August 14, 2019

Credit: Caleb MalleryThe Angels & Airwaves live comeback will extend beyond just one tour. Tom DeLonge‘s band has announced the initial dates for a winter U.S. tour. So far, only three shows have been announced — December 12 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, December 21 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and December 22 in Houston, Texas — but […] Read More

Watch Iggy Pop's video for song "James Bond"

ABC Digital  ·  August 14, 2019

ABC/Randy HolmesIggy Pop has premiered the video for “James Bond,” a track from his upcoming album, Free. The clip doesn’t feature any footage of 007: Instead, it focuses on the Godfather of Punk as he sings from a dark room. In between, we cut to brief glimpses of back-up vocalist Faith Vern and trumpet player […] Read More

Guns N' Roses to settle lawsuit against brewery selling "Guns 'N' Rosé" beer

ABC Digital  ·  August 14, 2019

iStock/NastasicGuns N’ Roses‘ trademark infringement case against a brewery that’s been selling a beer called “Guns ‘N’ Rosé” is headed towards a settlement, lawyers for the rock legends confirm to ABC Radio. According to docs obtained by The Blast, GN’R has “been engaged in settlement discussions” and “reached an agreement in principle” with the Canarchy […] Read More

Slipknot announces online "We Are Not Your Kind" listening party

ABC Digital  ·  August 14, 2019

ABC/Randy HolmesSlipknot is hosting an online listening party for the band’s new album, We Are Not Your Kind. Things get underway today, Wednesday, at 1 p.m. ET via In addition to the communal listening experience, you’ll also hear an intro to each track on the album from drummer Jay Weinberg. We Are Not Your […] Read More

Metallica announces South American stadium tour; Greta Van Fleet to open

ABC Digital  ·  August 14, 2019

ABC/Randy HolmesMetallica has announced a 2020 South American stadium run as part of the band’s ongoing WorldWired international tour. The trek, which will feature support from Greta Van Fleet, kicks off April 15 in Santiago, Chile, and will include a stop in Buenos Aires, Argentina, followed by four shows in Brazil. As with other legs […] Read More

Tool reveals "Fear Inoculum" track list

ABC Digital  ·  August 14, 2019

Credit: Travis ShinnTool has revealed the track list for Fear Inoculum, the band’s first album in 13 years. The physical version of the record boasts a total of seven songs, leading off with the previously released title track. It also includes the songs “Invincible” and “Descending,” which Tool has been performing live. The other tracks […] Read More

Industry veteran who first signed Metallica releasing new book

ABC Digital  ·  August 14, 2019

Crazed Management LLCJonathan “Jonny Z” Zazula, whose claim to fame is being the person who first signed Metallica, is putting pen to paper to tell his story. Heavy Tales: The Metal. The Music. The Madness. As Lived by Jon Zazula will arrive on October 29. The book is described as “not a typical rock n’ roll […] Read More

Rob Zombie "Hellbilly Deluxe"-themed attraction opening at Universal Studios

ABC Digital  ·  August 13, 2019

GeffenAn attraction based on Rob Zombie‘s 1998 album Hellbilly Deluxe is opening at Universal Studios Orlando. The debut solo record from the shock rocker will serve as inspiration for one of the theme park’s “scare zones,” part of its Halloween Horror Nights event. “Step into the heavy metal horror of Rob Zombie’s music and imagery […] Read More