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Tag Archives: Whitesnake

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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Whitesnake jumps to Rhino, self titled album getting a reissue

Posted by on August 17, 2017

It’s hard to believe that Whitesnake’s self-titled 1987 album is 30 years old. One of the most iconic images of ’80s metal is the video for the #1 Billboard single “Here I Go Again,” which featured actress Tawny Kitaen doing gymnastics on the hood of future husband and Whitesnake frontman David Coverdale’s white Jaguar. “Still […]

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Halestorm to kick off 2017 with 3rd covers EP; hear them do Whitesnake

Posted by on December 2, 2016

Halestorm is one of those bands that you might not get until you hear them live. There are probably some metal fans still pissed that they picked up a Grammy back in 2013 for Metal and Hard Rock Performance for “Love Bites (So Do I)” over Iron Maiden, Anthrax, Megadeth, Lamb of God and Marilyn […]

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Find out how much Hell & Heaven Metal Fest, Maximus Festival and more made on the road

Posted by on October 13, 2016

If you keep wondering how much your favorite bands make when they head out on the road, Billboard‘s Boxscore released their latest batch of earnings and attendance from many artists, and we’ve summarized them here for you. There isn’t much to report on this week’s boxscore but there are numbers for some international festivals that we […]

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Find out how much Monster Magnet, Thrice, 311 and more made on the road

Posted by on August 11, 2016

If you keep wondering how much your favorite bands make when they head out on the road, Billboard‘s Boxscore released their latest batch of earnings and attendance from many artists, and we’ve summarized them here for you. This time around, Billboard put together a sizable list of bands with their earnings after playing in several places, […]

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Find out how much AC/DC, 311, Wednesday 13, and more made on the road

Posted by on March 16, 2016

If you keep wondering how much your favorite bands make when they head out on the road, Billboard‘s Boxscore released their latest batch of earnings and attendance from many artists, and we’ve summarized them here for you. This time around, we have some numbers for you that will range on the six digits range with […]

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GN’R members Richard Fortus, Dizzy Reed leave The Dead Daisies; Doug Aldrich in

Posted by on January 28, 2016

While all of the articles about the reunion between Guns N’ Roses frontman Axl Rose and guitarist Slash have focused on those two, as well as Duff McKagan, many were wondering who would make up the rest of the lineup. Eddie Trunk said he’d heard that current guitarist Richard Fortus would remain in the band. That […]

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Guantanamo prisoner ‘tortured’ with Whitesnake’s “Here I Go Again”

Posted by on December 15, 2015

Saudi-born Shaker Aamer is a UK resident recently released from Guantanamo Bay after being accused of extreme terrorism but never was charged. The British resident, who spent 13 years imprisoned gave his first interview to the BBC detailing his incarceration including how the US authorities tried to torture him by playing Whitesnake’s “Here I Go again” […]

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Metal by Numbers appendix: the top selling hard rock/metal ever

Posted by on August 19, 2015

If you’re reading this, you’re most likely familiar with our weekly Metal by Numbers column, looking at the weekly sales numbers of hard rock and metal music. While sales continue to decline as people adopt to streaming, there are still a solid amount of records being sold, and many of them are metal. Last week, […]

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Find out how much U2, Alice in Chains, Shinedown and more made on the road

Posted by on August 12, 2015

If you keep wondering how much your favorite bands make when they head out on the road, Billboard‘s Boxscore released their latest batch of earnings and attendance from many artists, including rock and metal ones, and we’ve summarized them here for you. This week, we have a short but sweet list of bands you may […]

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