Author Archives: Elise Yablon

Polish court dismisses blasphemy case against Behemoth’s Nergal

Posted by on September 14, 2021

  Behemoth’s Adam “Nergal” Darski has come out victorious in his latest dealings with the Polish legal system.  On September 13, Darski shared the news on Instagram that the blasphemy case involving a 2019 image of the singer standing on a painting of the Virgin Mary had been dismissed. Along with a photo of himself […]

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Tommy Vext continues Bad Wolves social media feud with image of songwriting royalties breakdown

Posted by on September 13, 2021

  The social media feud between Tommy Vext and his former band Bad Wolves continues on.  On September 10, Vext shared a post to Facebook containing an image of an email he received from his former label showing a breakdown of how they wanted to split the band’s songwriting royalties. The chart has the singer […]

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Iron Maiden release animated “Stratego” video

Posted by on September 9, 2021

  Iron Maiden have teamed up with Adult Swim to premiere the video for their latest single, “Stratego.”  First premiered last month, “Stratego” was written by founding member/bassist Steve Harris and guitarist Janick Gers. The video, created by Swedish director Gustaf Holtenäs, is set in ancient Japan and portrays a war between light and dark. […]

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Nick Hipa Breaks Silence on Exit from As I Lay Dying

Posted by on September 1, 2021

    Former As I Lay Dying guitarist Nick Hipa has finally broken his silence on his exit from the band last year.  In a post to his Instagram Tuesday, Hipa thanked fans for their concern and updating them on his career and life since leaving the band. Starts the post,  “I am deeply appreciative […]

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Evergrey sign with Napalm Records

Posted by on August 27, 2021

  Swedish progressive metal band Evergrey has announced that they have signed with Napalm Records.  “We are very excited to announce that Evergrey signed with Napalm Records!,” said the band in a statement about the signing. “Given the success of our recent albums, we feel certain that Napalm have the power that will bring us […]

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Better Noise Music Sues Ex-Bad Wolves Frontman for Copyright Infringement

Posted by on August 26, 2021

    The Tommy Vext – Better Noise Music saga continues. On Wednesday (25th), Better Noise Music, as well as Five Nineteen Music Publishing Inc. and 10th Street Entertainment, filed a lawsuit against the former Bad Wolves frontman for copyright infringement.  According to the suit, as reported by The PRP, the label claims that Vext […]

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Insane Clown Posse’s Violent J reveals heart failure diagnosis, announce farewell tour

Posted by on August 24, 2021

  Insane Clown Posse’s Violent J has been diagnosed with heart failure.  The rapper revealed the diagnosis during a seminar at the duo’s Gathering Of The Juggalos this past weekend. Speaking on stage, he related his scary ordeal to the audience,  “For those of you that haven’t been to my house, the studio is probably […]

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Iron Maiden Release New Single “Stratego”

Posted by on August 20, 2021

  Iron Maiden have released a new song. “Stratego,” written by guitarist Janick Gers and bassist Steve Harris, is a hard-hitting track with a triumphant melody and powerful guitars. The track can be heard below.  “Stratego” is the second single from Iron Maiden’s upcoming 17th studio album Senjutsu. The follow-up to 2015’s The Book Of […]

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More bands cancel shows due to Covid-19 cases

Posted by on August 17, 2021

  Whether people want to believe it or not, we are still in the middle of the Covid-19 pandemic. And while touring has come back in a big way over the last couple of months, cases are still affecting shows.  Loudwire reported Monday that over the weekend, more bands, namely KoRn, Mammoth WVH and Pop […]

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Metallica developing official Podcast

Posted by on August 6, 2021

    Metallica are developing an official podcast.  The band has teamed up with Amazon to create The Metallica Podcast. The first eight episodes of the series (Volume I) will be devoted to taking a behind-the-scenes look at their breakthrough 1991 self-titled album, also known as The Black Album. The band uploaded a teaser clip […]

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