Tag Archives: Classic Metal

AC/DC’s Malcolm Young Suffering From Dementia

AC/DC

According to The Sydney Morning Herald, AC/DC co-founder, guitarist and songwriter Malcolm Young, whose retirement from the band was announced on Wednesday, has been moved into full-time care in a nursing home facility in Sydney’s eastern suburbs specializing in dementia, citing sources connected to the Young family. The Young family connection said: “If you were

Vocalist Ronny Munroe Quits Metal Church

Metal Church

Classic metal act Metal Church have announced that vocalist Ronny Munroe has left the band to “pursue other interests.” This comes after his work on four albums and a decade with the band. Let’s face it. The albums have been less than memorable through no fault of his own. Metal Church was a solid metal

Metal Review: Accept: Blind Rage (2014)

Accept: Blind Rage

German classic metal legends Accept were one of the few classic bands that were truly worthy of a resurrection, so it was nice to see the metal giants back in action with new vocalist Mark Tornillo in place of Udo Dirkschneider five years ago. Since their reformation, they have done nothing but kick ass with

Accept Release New Lyric Video For Final Journey

Accept: Blind Rage

German classic metal veterans Accept have released a music video for Final Journey from their new album “Blind Rage,” out today in Europe via Nuclear Blast Records. Please upgrade your browser

Metal Review: Powerlord: The Awakening (Reissue) (2014)

Powerlord: The Awakening

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma is the home to the classic metal/thrash metal band Powerlord, which recorded one 30-minute release, “The Awakening,” which Shadow Kingdom Records was nice enough to re-issue. I have to admit that I forgot all about this one for a long time, but I did actually have this cassette back in the 80s.

Judas Priest Release New Album Artwork and New Song Redeemer of Souls

Judas Priest Redeemer of Souls

British metal legends Judas Priest have unveiled the artwork for their upcoming new album, “Redeemer of Souls,” which is set for a July 11-16, 2014 release in various territories throughout the world (see below). In addition to the revealing of the album title and artwork, the band have also released the title track for listening

Black Sabbath Haunted Maze Coming to Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights

Now, this is why I love Halloween. This could be the ultimate treat. Black Sabbath’s darkest lyrics from their biggest hits will be brought to life in a terrifying haunted 3D maze at Universal Studios Hollywood. Guests will be engulfed in a nightmarish landscape of doom as they enter the maze “Black Sabbath: 13 3D”

Concert Photos: King Diamond Tuska Open Air Festival Helsinki, Finland

Here are some concert photos of the almighty King Diamond from the Tuska Open Air Festival in Helsinki, Finland. These photos were taken by the one and only TJ Fowler. TJ Fowler Skullbanger Media Fowler Photography Official Website Fowler Photography Facebook Page Flickr Photo Gallery Please upgrade your browser

Metal Review: Black Sabbath | 13 (2013)

  Admit it. There is not a single metal fan that was not awaiting this one with bated breath. Many can argue that true metal began with Black Sabbath, and I am of that thought process too. Bands like Led Zeppelin and individuals like Jimi Hendrix paved the way in a lot of ways, but 

Black Sabbath’s 13 Streaming on iTunes

Black Sabbath have made their new album, “13,” available for streaming via iTunes. Open up iTunes, go to the iTunes store, and click on the big Black Sabbath banner. Produced by Rick Rubin, “13” is the first Sabbath album since 1978’s “Never Say Die” 35 years ago to feature original singer Ozzy Osbourne. He is