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Heavy metal legends Accept will release their 14th studio album, ‘Blind Rage,’ Aug. 15 via Nuclear Blast Records. Andy Sneap (Megadeth, Napalm Death, Arch Enemy) produced the follow-up to 2012's ‘Stalingrad.’
The first single from Blind Rage, "Stampede", is already available.
"Whatever we do on record, it's there for eternity," says ACCEPT guitarist Wolf Hoffmann. "If you do something great it's not somethi...
Here’s Part 2 of Jibbies & Loond’s Top 10 Heavy Metal Cover Songs. Part 1 can be found here.
#5 Jibbies – Anthrax – ‘Got The Time’ (Joe Jackson)
#5 Loond – Exodus – ‘Low Rider’ (War)
#4 Jibbies – Slayer – ‘Dissident Aggressor’ (Judas Priest)
#4 Loond – Dead Horse – ‘Rock Lobster’ (The B-52s)
#3 Jibbies – Faith No More – ‘...
#LinkFrogging...it ain't no big thing.
It's that time once again kids.
That's right, its the only time of year that Dan Fogelberg gets any regular airplay.
Thank the gods.
It's also the time of year when we look back and see where we've been and where we're heading. It was another good year for the Gonzo Compadres. You, our loyal reader(s), continue to check out our posts and, based on the increased readership this year, pass it along to your friends and neighbors. For that we thank you.
Last year ...
I think I’m still in denial. Ronnie James Dio was going to live forever. Hell, it seemed like he already had.
I first became aware of him when he took over for Ozzy in Sabbath and cannot possibly count the number of times I played both ‘Heaven and Hell’ and ‘Mob Rules.’ I love me some Ozzy, but damn, those were two fine metal albums.
I was too young to attend the ‘Black and Blue Tour,’ featuring the Dio-fronted Sabbath on tour with Blue Oyster Cult, bu...
A long time ago, on a shoreline far far away there lived a boy who liked nothing more than rifling through his parents’ record collections, putting the headphones on, and disappearing to a place even further away. Particular favorites included: ‘Sgt. Pepper’s,’ ‘Apostrophe,’ ‘Cruisin’ With Ruben and the Jets,’ and ‘Out Of The Blue.’
The first album I ever owned was K-tels ‘Disco Nights’ compilation. Grandmas are ...
....bands of all-time that is, but have never found a permanent resident for the No. 5 slot.
This band, as well as many others, moves in and out of it.
I wasn't sure how well they'd held up, but then I popped in a double-disk retrospective (maybe called Metalworks??) and was blown away by three songs in a row.
If these b-sides (well, one now obscure A and two B's) can sound as amazing as they did, maybe I should just go ahead and close the deal.
I submit to you, Judas Pr...