If you don't know the back story on the whole Dream Theater/Mike Portnoy saga by now, you won't appreciate the absolute awkwardness of Portnoy being asked what he thought of the new Dream Theater material on last night's (Friday, August 5) edition of Eddie Trunk's "Friday Night Rocks" radio show on New York's Q104.3 FM.
German power metal band Edguy have just posted the official music video for their new song, "Robin Hood." You can watch the video, which is a hilarious satire of the Errol Flynn film The Adventures Of Robin Hood, below.
Fresh off the release of their new album, Leveler, Pennsylvania's August Burns Red are currently on tour as part of the Vans Warped Tour. ABR bassist Dustin Davidson was nice enough to take the time out of his tour schedule to send us some shots of his gear and talk about why he uses his weapons of choice.
If you're a Maiden fan worrying that The Final Frontier might have been the band's final album, you can rest easy. Frontman Bruce Dickinson recently told the U.K.'s Daily Star that the band will make "at least one more album."
It should come as no surprise that Coheed and Cambria and bassist Michael Todd have now officially parted ways. The bassist was arrested last month after robbing a pharmacy for prescription painkillers and fleeing the scene in a taxi. He was later arrested at the venue where the band was scheduled to open for Soungarden later that night.
Earlier this week, Jane's Addiction debuted their new single, "Irresistible Force," off their upcoming new album, The Great Escape Artist. You can listen to the track here. Now, the band have posted the official lyric video for the song, which can be seen below.
Fresh from revealing the album art for their new album, Neighborhoods AND a fan-made video for their first single in 8 years, "Up All Night," Blink 182 have just posted a brand new song, titled "Heart's All Gone." You can stream the song below.