Tag Archives: Scorpions

Watch Scorpions Sin City Nights Las Vegas Residency debut video here

Posted by on March 28, 2022

  The Scorpions began their Sin City Nights Las Vegas residency at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. We have fan shot video for you to see, just scroll down. The setlist was: “Gas In The Tank” (live debut) “Make It Real” “The Zoo”  “Coast To Coast” “Seventh Sun” (live debut) “Peacemaker” (live […]

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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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New & Noteworthy: The Impera of new music – 3/11/2022

Posted by on March 11, 2022

  New & Noteworthy, Metal Insider’s weekly column highlights some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week, we’re catching up with March 11th through February 11th 2022’s releases, which features new music from Ghost, Crowbar, Corpsegrinder, Amorphis, and more. For previous releases you can read February 4th’s New & […]

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Scorpions/Motörhead drummer Mikkey Dee confirms COVID-19 diagnosis, has “Fully recovered”

Posted by on July 7, 2020

  Scorpions/ex-Motörhead Drummer Mikkey Dee has confirmed the rumors that he was diagnosed with COVID-19.  On Monday (June 6), Dee took to Instagram to clear up some misinformation about his condition, namely the exaggeration of his weight loss and the place he contracted the virus.  “I just want to set some rumors straight regarding Don […]

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Scorpions share new song “Sign of Hope”

Posted by on June 23, 2020

  As 2020 marks the 55th anniversary of Scorpions, the band has shared a new song titled “Sign of Hope” with all proceeds going to Musicares. The band is currently in the studio working on their 19th record with producer Greg Fidelman (Slipknot, Metallica). In an effort to spread good vibes, the band decided the world needed […]

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Brazilian research names spider species after heavy metal artists

Posted by on October 21, 2019

Christina Rheims, a researcher at Instituto Butantan in São Paulo, Brazil, discovered 4 new spider species and decided to name them after her favorite heavy metal artists. Extraordinarius bruceickinsoni – Iron Maiden vocalist Bruce Dickinson Extraordinarius klausmeinei – Scorpions vocalist Klaus Meine Extraordinarius rickalleni – Def Leppard drummer Rick Allen Extraordinarius andrematosi – Original Angra vocalist Andre Matos […]

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Watch trailer for ‘Trolls World Tour’ featuring Ozzy Osbourne & Scorpions tunes

Posted by on June 20, 2019

Just yesterday (19th), we were excited to hear Ozzy Osbourne will play the role of King Thrash in the next Trolls DreamWorks Animation film, Trolls World Tour. A trailer is now available on the upcoming animation starring Anna Kendrick and Justin Timberlake. Not only do we learn a little bit more about the film, we […]

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Brothers in metal: Max and Iggor Cavalera pick their favorite bands of brothers

Posted by on November 3, 2017

In just two weeks, Cavalera Conspiracy will be releasing their fourth studio album, Psychosis, marking the band’s tenth year as a project. Of course Max Cavalera and his brother Iggor may be best known for Sepultura, the band they formed as teenagers back in 1984. With the release of Psychosis imminent, we thought it’d be fun to […]

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Scorpions cancel remaining tour dates with Megadeth due to illness

Posted by on October 9, 2017

Last night (8), Scorpions cancelled the remaining tour dates of their massive North American Crazy World tour with Megadeth. This was one of the biggest packages of the season, which kicked off earlier last month. Despite having one week left, their run was unfortunately cut short due to vocalist Klaus Meine having “severe laryngitis.” Meine […]

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