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2022 heavy music Grammy award winners

Posted by on April 4, 2022

  April 3, the rescheduled Grammy Awards ceremony took place after being delayed again due to Covid concerns. Some awards were given in the rock and metal categories in an afternoon awards ceremony. We have a list of notables below. The more mainstream-oriented awards and live musical performances were reserved for the evening awards show […]

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Foo Fighters cancel all touring plans following death of Taylor Hawkins

Posted by on March 29, 2022

    Foo Fighters have cancelled their touring plans following the death of their drummer Taylor Hawkins.  The group issued the following statement on social media: “It is with great sadness that Foo Fighters confirm the cancellation of all upcoming tour dates in light of the staggering loss of our brother Taylor Hawkins. We’re sorry […]

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Preliminary details emerge in death of Foo Fighters’ Taylor Hawkins; musicians pay tribute

Posted by on March 28, 2022

  News of Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins’ sudden death shocked the music world Friday evening. The musician was found unresponsive in his hotel room at the Four Seasons Casa Medina in Bogota, Colombia prior to their set at the Picnic Stereo festival. He was 50 years old.  “The Foo Fighters family is devastated by […]

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Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins has died

Posted by on March 25, 2022

    We are shocked and saddened to report Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins has died. He was 50-years-old. The band issued the following statement on social media:   “The Foo Fighters family is devastated by the tragic and untimely loss of our beloved Taylor Hawkins. His musical spirit and infectious laughter will live on […]

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Dave Grohl’s Dream Widow album now available

Posted by on March 25, 2022

  Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl has released another Dream Widow track, well, not just another track, all of them (order here). The fictitious metal band who appeared in the Foo Fighters’ film, Studio 666, Dream Widow is comprised almost solely of Grohl, as he appears on vocals, guitar, bass and drums on the album. Jim […]

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iHeartRadio Music Awards: Foo Fighters take song and artist of the year while Mammoth WVH snap new rock artist

Posted by on March 23, 2022

  This year’s iHeartRadio Music Awards were held yesterday (22nd) at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, CA. Here are some winners you may know: Rock Song of the Year: “And So It Went” – The Pretty Reckless “Living The Dream” – Five Finger Death Punch “Nowhere Generation” – Rise Against “Wait A Minute My […]

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Dave Grohl’s new Dream Widow heavy Metal record gets release date

Posted by on March 21, 2022

  Foo Fighters recently released their horror-comedy film debut Studio 666. The film follows the exploits of the Foos as they discover a long forgotten band recording as they attempt to record their tenth studio album. The band Dream Widow fell victim to an unfortunate incident before they were able to finish their record. Grohl […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/16: The Chart to End All Charts

Posted by on March 18, 2022

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. What a week for metal! We had stellar releases from Sabaton, Crowbar, and Vein. We were even fortunate enough to have a new release from the hottest progressive death metal band, Hath! Enjoy […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/9: Scorpions are chart believers

Posted by on March 18, 2022

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Notable Debuts: Scorpions, Rock Believer (Spinefarm) Debut # 4 12,125 sold This is the German band’s nineteenth studio album.           Bad Omens, The Death Of Peace Of Mind (Sumerian) Debut #29 […]

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Metal By Numbers 2/23: Eddie Vedder leads late February charts

Posted by on March 18, 2022

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.     Notable Debuts: Eddie Vedder, Earthling (Republic) Debut #1 16,250 sold The second solo album from the Pearl Jam frontman. Features appearances from Stevie Wonder, Elton John and Ringo Starr.         […]

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