Rumors and reissues do not a new album make. Despite all the buzz surrounding the release of XX, the 20th anniversary edition of Rage Against the Machine's eponymous debut, guitarist Tom Morello maintains that there are no current plans for the band — live or otherwise.
In 2013 Alice in Chains will release their as-yet-untitled fifth studio album. Although the band has been around for some 25 years, this marks only their second album without longtime vocalist Layne Staley, lending a still-new feel to the follow-up to Black Gives Way to Blue.
Last night, Led Zeppelin — Jimmy Page, John Paul Jones and Robert Plant — appeared on Late Show with David Letterman,, where they were interviewed by fellow Kennedy Center Honors honoree David Letterman.
Today, we're excited to be teaming up Washington D.C.-based rockers the Relapse Symphony for the exclusive premiere of their debut EP, Time's Running Out. Stream all five tracks via the SoundCloud player below.
3 Doors Down released The Greatest Hits, their first best-of album, November 19 via Republic Records. In addition to a slew of hit singles, including “Kryptonite," “It’s Not My Time" and “When I’m Gone," the album also features three completely new songs — “There’s a Life,” “Goodbyes” and “One Light.”
Here's a behind-the-scenes photo gallery — and video — from our 2013 Review Guide, which is available now at the Guitar World Online Store. "This year, we finally made it happen," said Paul Riario, editor-in-chief of the 2013 Review Guide. "With a truck full of the latest gear and some beautiful ladies by our side, we headed west to Malibu, California, for sand, sun and fun."
Czech news site Novinky.cz is reporting that the State Attorney’s Office in Prague, Czech Republic, has officially indicted Lamb Of God vocalist Randy Blythe on the manslaughter charge led to his imprisonment in the Czech Republic earlier this year.