Category Archives: Rumors and Gossip

Full Vans Warped Tour lineup leaks, is pretty metal

Posted by on March 19, 2017

Until Wednesday, when the Vans Warped Tour 2017 lineup is officially unveiled, we’ll have to take this with a grain of salt, but an alleged lineup has leaked, from the tour’s July 19th Cincinnati stop at the Riverbend Music Center. With the absence of Kevin Lyman’s Mayhem Fest for a second year, it seems like they’ve […]

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Tour rumor: Korn and Rammstein hitting U.S. this Summer?

Posted by on March 9, 2017

Way back in 1998 Korn kicked off their Family Values tour. It was, at the time, a pretty insane lineup: Korn, Rammstein, Ice Cube, Incubus, Limp Bizkit and Orgy. Given that Incubus and Limp Bizkit were very much still on their way up, Rammstein weren’t the headliners they are now, and Ice Cube was still a menacing […]

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Rumor: Megadeth, Meshuggah, TesseracT, and Lillake to tour this summer

Posted by on March 6, 2017

A few weeks ago Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine told Billboard that the band will embark two North American tours this year. He explained: “They’re both going to be very different, but exciting. One we’re headlining, and it’s very much bands of our ilk, and for the other one, we’re in a support position for the […]

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Only one member of Ghost shows up to accept Swedish Grammy

Posted by on March 1, 2017

Ghost must be getting tired of winning all the awards they’ve been picking up lately. We knew they won a Grammy here last year, which is plenty exciting, but in their homeland of Sweden, they picked up their third Grammis award (which is their version of the Grammys), following wins in 2014 and 2016. However, […]

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Rumored tour alert: Slayer, Lamb of God, Behemoth

Posted by on February 27, 2017

We’ve been seeing this happen a lot in the past few weeks – bands that are playing various rock festivals are teaming up for tours to fill out the dates in between them, Opeth and Gojira were one of the first bands to do that. Korn also added some dates last week as well. And […]

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