Music News - Rock


judaspriest-120209.jpg Rob Halford says that the LGBTQ community still has a long way to go in terms equality. The Judas Priest lead singer came out as gay in 1998.

vinnievincent-081617.jpg Former KISS guitarist Vinnie Vincent has filed for the rights to the word mark "Vinnie Vincent's Kiss."

clapton-070916.jpg Eric Clapton makes an appearance on Doyle Bramhall II's new track "Everything You Need," will appear on Bramhall's upcoming fifth album, Shades, due out October 5.

weezer-061616.jpg Weezer has scored their first No. 1 song since 2004 with their cover of Toto's "Africa." The new cover tops Billboard's Alternative Songs airplay chart dated August 11.

band-soulfly-1115178.jpg Soulfly has released "Evil Empowered," the first single off of their upcoming new album Ritual, which will be released on October 19 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment.

shinedown-012318.jpg Shinedown has released the music video for the track "Get Up." The new visual was directed by Bill Yukich.

alice-in-chains-070916.jpg Alice In Chains has released a new track, "Never Fade," which is taken off of their upcoming album, Rainier Fog.

bandlynyrdskynyrd-012518.jpg Lynyrd Skynyrd members Gary Rossington, Johnny Van Zant and Rickey Medlocke will appear on an upcoming episode of Speakeasy with Matt Pinfield.

jeff-ament-061016.jpg Pearl Jam debuted their White Stripes cover as they returned to their hometown of Seattle after a gap of five years for a pair of shows. Frontman Eddie Vedder played the White Stripes classic "We're Going To Be Friends" with an acoustic guitar.

acefrehley-081018.jpg Ace Frehley has released a new track, "Rockin' With The Boys," the second new song off of his upcoming new album Spaceman. Frehley previously released the track "Bronx Boy" in April.

aerosmith-062916.jpg Aerosmith's first ever tour van was recently uncovered during an episode of American Pickers. The 1964 International Harvester Metro, with the band name painted on its side, was discovered in the woods near Chesterfield, Massachusetts.

foofighters-120417.jpg Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has released a two-part mini-documentary, titled Play. The film clocks in at a total of 31-minutes, with the first several minutes featuring a short narration by the star, in which he introduces the project and speaks about his singular connection with his music.

evanescence-030618.jpg Evanescence will release Synthesis Live, a concert film documenting their recent Synthesis Tour, which featured the band accompanied by a full orchestra, in October.

addc-061416.jpg Earlier this week, Canadian journalist, Steve Newton posted about the sightings of former AC/DC band members in Vancouver, much to the excitement of fans.

marilyn-manson-072016.jpg The Jones Beach Theater stop of Marilyn Manson and Rob Zombie's Twins of Evil: The Second Coming tour was cancelled due to severe weather.

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