Author Archives: Elise Yablon

Chris Fehn’s lawsuit against Ex-Slipknot bandmates heads towards mediation

Posted by on September 25, 2020

  It looks as if former Slipknot member Chris Fehn’s lawsuit against his former bandmates might be coming to an end fairly soon.  On Thursday (9/24), Metal Sucks reported on a couple of updates to the case stemming from newly obtained court documents dated June 18. Most notably, the documents, signed by Justice Melissa Anne […]

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KoRn’s Jonathan Davis gives details about pre-fame meth abuse, childhood asthma

Posted by on September 22, 2020

    KoRn frontman Jonathan Davis made an appearance on ‘Steve-O’s Wild Ride!’ podcast recently, giving some insight into his early years, as well as some insight into the band’s 27-year career.  Notably, Davis shed some light on his pre-fame meth abuse. Said Davis (as transcribed by Ultimate Guitar), “I started doing meth when I […]

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Live Nation offering up venues as polling places

Posted by on September 18, 2020

    With an important national election just around the corner, Live Nation is attempting to do its part in making it easier for people to vote. This includes offering up a handful of their venues as polling places, as well as giving employees paid time off to vote and partnering with organizations that are […]

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Sabaton release music video for “The Future of Warfare”

Posted by on September 16, 2020

  Sabaton has released a new, history-focused music video for their latest single “The Future of Warfare.”  The band got creative for the clip, enlisting LCM Brick Show to create a stop motion reenactment of the World War I Battle Of Flers–Courcelette using plastic building bricks. The video commemorates the 104th anniversary of the event, […]

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Dave Grohl pens superhero anthem for rock prodigy Nandi Bushell

Posted by on September 15, 2020

  Following the first round of their drum-off, Foo Fighters frontman/Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl has come back with a brand new song written especially for 10-year-old rock prodigy Nandi Bushell.  In a video posted to the Foo Fighters Twitter account with the caption “every superhero needs a theme song,” Grohl conceded defeat, then prefaced and […]

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Orchestral version of Metallica’s “Nothing Else Matters” to be included in ‘Jungle Cruise’ film

Posted by on September 7, 2020

  Metallica has confirmed that an orchestral version of their classic track “Nothing Else Matters” is in the works for Disney’s upcoming Jungle Cruise film.  In a new interview with Collider, Lars Ulrich talked about how the collaboration came to be, saying: “It really goes back to Sean Bailey, who is a lifelong rock fan, […]

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Babymetal announce two Live Albums set for release next week

Posted by on September 3, 2020

  Japanese metal phenomenon Babymetal has announced a set of live albums, and you won’t have to wait long to hear them.  Legend – Metal Galaxy [Day 1] and Legend – Metal Galaxy [Day 2] are set for release digitally on September 9. The albums capture the band’s special “Extra Show Legend – Metal Galaxy” […]

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Henrik Palm (Ex-Ghost) Announces Second Solo Album, ‘Poverty Metal’

Posted by on September 2, 2020

    Henrik Palm (ex-Ghost) has announced a new solo album. Poverty Metal is slated for release on October 16 through Svart Records.  “What Henrik Palm creates with his songs of diverse influence is a rare explosion of outlandish and captivating rock that we’re really excited to present to a wider world,” says Svart Records’ […]

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Killer Be Killed teasing new music

Posted by on September 1, 2020

  Killer Be Killed, the supergroup featuring Soulfly’s Max Cavalera, The Dillinger Escape Plan’s Greg Puciato, Mastodon’s Troy Sanders, and Converge’s Ben Koller, is teasing a big announcement.  On Monday (31), the band posted a 24-second teaser video featuring heart-pounding instrumentals and a reveal date of September 4, leading one to speculate that new music […]

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Corey Taylor performs single “Black Eyes Blue” on Japanese TV

Posted by on September 1, 2020

  Slipknot/Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor has been busy promoting his upcoming debut solo album, CMFT, bringing it to countries all over the world. Recently, a fan posted a video of Taylor performing an acoustic version of his single “Black Eyes Blue” on a Japanese television show.  CMFT is slated for release on October 2 […]

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