After years of petitions, angry letters and actual protests outside the museum in Cleveland, Kiss are finally entering the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year. The instant the news hit, many in the Kiss Army wondered whether Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley would perform with estranged bandmates Ace Frehley and Peter Criss on the big night.
Beatles Releasing Rarities Album to Fight Copyright Laws
by Dave Lifton December 14, 2013 12:31 PM
Yesterday (Dec. 13) we learned that the Beatles were putting out a set of 59 outtakes, demos and songs cut for the BBC. Today we learn that ‘The Beatles Bootleg Recordings 1963’ is being released on Tuesday (Dec. 17) in order for them to retain their copyrights.
US pop singer Beyonce surprised fans and critics with the release of her fifth solo studio album today, which features 14 new songs and 17 videos and generated a frenzy on Twitter. The 32-year-old Grammy-winning performer said she wanted to release the music in a new way, not as she had done in the past, in order to connect more directly with her fans. After she announced the album, it was ...
MEGADETH's ELLEFSON, ANTHRAX's BELLO Join Forces In ALTITUDES & ATTITUDE
December 12, 2013
ALTITUDES & ATTITUDE, the new project from longtime friends Frank Bello of ANTHRAX and David Ellefson of MEGADETH, will release its self-titled EP on January 14. The two bassists began writing music together while traveling the world during clinics now known as "Metal Mast ...
Andrea and Caroline Corr tell Barry Egan about playing for Mandela, and remember meeting a man with 'humour in his eyes'
Andrea and Caroline Corr, of onetime Irish super-group The Corrs, will never forget the times they spent with Nelson Mandela in South Africa in 2003. "Just meeting him was extraordinary," recalls Caroline. "I think he took joy out of everything ...
PHILIP ANSELMO Has Finished Recording Vocals For New DOWN EP
December 9, 2013
On December 6, CobraMetal.net's Andrew Melendez conducted an interview with legendary heavy metal frontman Philip Anselmo (PANTERA, DOWN). You can now listen to the 26-minute chat in the YouTube clip below.
DOWN entered Anselmo's New Orleans studio, Nodferatu's Lair, on October ...