David Lee Roth will retire at the end of his Las Vegas residency

Van Halen frontman David Lee Roth announced his retirement, telling the Las Vegas Review-Journal “I am throwing in the shoes. I’m retiring. This is the first, and only, official announcement … You’ve got the news. Share it with the world.” Roth, 66, declined to elaborate why he wanted to retire, adding, “I’m not going to …

‘Tom Petty, Somewhere You Feel Free: The Making Of Wildflowers’ to debut in theatres Oct 20

Tom Petty, Somewhere You Feel Free: The Making of Wildflowers will be released theatrically on October 20 (Tom’s birthday) for a one-night global celebration, with encore screenings in select cinemas on October 21. YouTube Originals will then make the film available worldwide for free in full 4K resolution on Tom Petty’s YouTube Channel later this …

GHOST release new video for “Hunter’s Moon” from the upcoming film ‘Halloween Kills’

GHOST have released a new video for their song ‘Hunter’s Moon’, featured in the latest installment of the ‘Halloween’ film franchise titled “Halloween Kills”. The “Halloween Kills” soundtrack is set to arrive October 15; the film hitting theaters – and Peacock- on the same day. “Hunter’s Moon” can be streamed, purchased, and/or pre-ordered in vinyl. …

Megadeth and Lamb of God forced to postpone final dates of tour to 2022

Megadeth and Lamb Of God have postponed the final three dates of their Metal Tour Of The Year due to the Covid-19 restrictions in Canada. The co-headlining tour, featuring support from Trivium and Hatebreed, was scheduled to wrap up with three shows in Canada but was pushed back until next Spring. An official statement read …

Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ to be released in expanded editions for 30th anniversary

Nirvana will release a series of expanded 30th anniversary editions of their 1991 album, “Nevermind” on November 12th. The band’s iconic second album, which featured the hits “Smells Like Teen Spirit” and “Come As You Are”, introduced the mainstream to alternative and grunge music. “Nevermind” went on to sell more than 30 million copies worldwide, …

Judas Priest postpone U.S. tour after guitarist Richie Faulkner undergoes emergency heart surgery

Judas Priest guitarist Richie Faulkner is in a stable condition after undergoing emergency heart surgery. The 41-year-old Faulkner was admitted to hospital on September 27 with “major medical heart condition issues.” A statement from the band read: “It is with deep regret that we have to postpone the rest of our US tour. Richie Faulkner …

Ministry’s U.S. Tour Rescheduled For Spring 2022

Ministry have rescheduled their U.S. tour in celebration of the 30th anniversary of their ‘The Mind Is a Terrible Thing to Taste’ album. A new set of dates has just been announced featuring special guests Melvins and Corrosion of Conformity. The run is now scheduled to begin in 2022; kicking-off on March 6 in Baltimore, …

Bob Dylan announces Fall 2021 dates for ‘Rough and Rowdy Ways’ tour

Bob Dylan posted on social media that he will return to the road in November with the Rough and Rowdy Ways tour, a run that will launch Nov. 2 in Milwaukee. The tour takes its name from Dylan’s most recent studio album, and will be Dylan’s first time performing live since December 2019 — his …

Guns N’ Roses to release new EP ‘Hard Skool’ in February 2022

Guns N’ Roses will release a new EP, Hard Skool, in February 2022. The EP will feature their recent singles “Hard Skool” and “ABSUЯD,” as well as live versions of “Don’t Cry” and “You’re Crazy.” Preorders are available here. GN’R shared the title track last week; the song was written by frontman Axl Rose and …

TOOL announce extensive 2022 U.S. & European Tour Dates

TOOL has announced an extensive 2022 tour spanning over three months in the U.S., followed by a month of European dates. TOOL will kick off the trek in Eugene, Oregon. “It is with great pleasure I get to announce our return to the road,” said TOOL drummer Danny Carey. “These past 18 months have been …