Tag Archives: Avatar

Fort Rock offers 50% off for students that sign gun control petition

Posted by on March 7, 2018

In an announcement made today by Monster Energy Fort Rock producers Danny Wimmer Presents & AEG Presents, anyone who signs the “Students Fighting Guns Since Adults Won’t” petition will receive 50% off the weekend admission to this year’s festival on April 28th & 29th. In the aftermath of the tragic shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas […]

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Metal By Numbers 1/31: Sales are looking grim

Posted by on January 31, 2018

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. You’ll be happy to know that we have full chart information this week, meaning that we have chart positions for those artists listed in”Top Current Albums” as well as numbers for albums you haven’t […]

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Metal By Numbers 1/24: Veils, vales, and sales

Posted by on January 24, 2018

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. So Black Veil Brides have a new album called Vale, but it’s “vale” as in a valley, not “veil” as in “the bride had a black veil.” Just remember that it’s “Vale by Black Veil Brides” and […]

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New & Noteworthy, January 12th, 2018: New Music Country

Posted by on January 12, 2018

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. Today we’re getting new albums from Corrosion of Conformity and Avatar. If you would like to check out the last New & Noteworthy, you can do so here, if you want to […]

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Avatar premiere “The King Wants You” video

Posted by on December 19, 2017

Avatar are gearing up for the arrival of their forthcoming album Avatar Country, which will be released on January 12th. The group will embark on a North American trek just in time, and you can check the tour dates here. We have recently seen their video for the song “A Statue of the King,” and […]

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Muse, Alice In Chains, Godsmack to headline 8th Annual Carolina Rebellion

Posted by on December 5, 2017

In a whirlwind of announcements yesterday, World’s Loudest Month unveiled yet another show, as the official lineup for the 8th annual Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion was released. The Rock City Campgrounds at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, North Carolina will once again play host to over 60 bands, more than 100,000 fans, and an array […]

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Fort Rock to feature Ozzy, Godsmack and more as it moves across state

Posted by on December 4, 2017

With the 2018 World’s Loudest Month Festival dates announced last month, lineup announcements have been pouring in on a constant basis. Hailed as South Florida’s biggest rock experience, Monster Energy Fort Rock will be returning to South Florida for its 6th year. This year will see the festival move across “Alligator Alley” from Fort Myers, […]

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Ozzy, Foo Fighters, Avenged Sevenfold top Welcome To Rockville’s lineup

Posted by on November 7, 2017

On the heels of the official announcement of World’s Loudest Month, the first of many show lineups dropped yesterday. Monster Energy Welcome To Rockville kicks off the annual World’s Loudest Month festival series, April 27th-29th, 2018, when over 50 bands will converge on Metropolitan Park in Jacksonville, Florida. Leading the bill for the eighth annual […]

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Avatar return with first single from forthcoming album, tour announcement

Posted by on October 24, 2017

Swedish metallers Avatar have been on a roll lately, as the theatrical band have gone from a curiosity in America to a band easily able to play festivals and a known presence at active rock radio. And while their most recent album, Feathers and Flesh, was only released in May, they’re returning with a new album, Avatar […]

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Review/Photos: Ozzy Osbourne, Korn, KISS headline Second Annual Chicago Open Air Festival

Posted by on July 27, 2017

The second annual Chicago Open Air Festival took place this past July 14th-16th at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, Illinois. Metal Insider was on site to take in all the music, food, and experiences. Friday Arriving Friday afternoon, the sounds of Failure/Anthem rang out as they opened the second stage to a crowd who was still […]

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