Contact Us
Make My Homepage
Heavy Metal Music News

Heavy Metal Music News

Trivium
Roadrunner
[

Drummer Nick Augusto Says Exit From Trivium Was ‘Not My Decision’

Trivium surprised their fans yesterday by announcing that they were parting ways with drummer Nick Augusto. If anything, the timing was a bit odd as the band has been on tour with Volbeat and had to ask drum tech Mat Madiro to get up to speed and fill in for their remaining dates.

Read More

Opeth
Roadrunner
[

Opeth Push Back ‘Pale Communion’ Album + ‘Cusp of Eternity’ Single Release Dates

Unfortunate news for Opeth fans: the release of the band's highly anticipated 11th studio album, 'Pale Communion,' has been pushed back from June 17 to Aug. 26. Additionally, the album's first single, which was supposed to debut on May 6, has also been pushed back.

Read More

Septicflesh
Season of Mist
[

Septicflesh, Fleshgod Apocalypse + More Team Up for 2014 ‘Conquerors of the World’ Tour

Update: Hour of Penance has been forced to drop off the tour. Black Crown Initiate have been recruited to fill the spot.

Get ready for the fleshiest tour of 2014! Greek symphonic death metal masters Septicflesh are returning to North America once again for the 2014 edition of the 'Conquerors of the World' festival tour. Along for the ride are Italian death metal acts Fleshgod Apocalypse and Hour of Penance, with Canadian black metal / death metal band Necronomicon.

Read More

hqdefault
[

Opeth’s Mikael Akerfeldt Plays ‘Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?’

This week's edition of 'Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?' features one of modern metal's greatest frontmen, Opeth's Mikael Akerfeldt. Having also led death metal giants Bloodbath and experimental act Storm Corrosion, Akerfeldt has left a giant impact on music, so we invited the multitalented frontman to partake in a game of 'Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?'.

Read More

Suicide Silence
Nuclear Blast
[

Suicide Silence Unveil ‘Cease to Exist’ Lyric Video

A couple of months ahead of the July 15 release of their upcoming album 'You Can't Stop Me,' Suicide Silence have unleashed the lyric video (watch above) for the blazing new track 'Cease to Exist,' featuring new vocalist Eddie Hermida, who replaced late singer Mitch Lucker.

Read More

Bloody Hammers
Napalm Records
[

Bloody Hammers, ‘Death Does Us Part’ – Exclusive Video Premiere

Something wicked is afoot, and it's coming from North Carolina. Bloody Hammers are building up to the June 10 release of their 'Under Satan's Sun' album on Napalm Records and they've teamed with Loudwire to exclusively debut their new video for 'Death Does Us Part' (watch above).

Read More

Jeff Hanneman
Kevin Winter, Getty Images
[

Loudwire’s #ScreamForJeff Slayer Campaign Gets Huge Worldwide Response [Watch]

Thanks to all the fans who watched our video, shared our video and made their own video yelling "SLAYER!," Loudwire's #ScreamForJeff campaign was a huge success. To celebrate your participation, we're proud to share just a small percentage of the many Jeff Hanneman memorial videos posted online by Slayer superfans (watch below).

Read More

Summer Slaughter 2014
Thesummerslaughtertour.com
[

Dates Revealed for Morbid Angel-Headlined 2014 Summer Slaughter Tour

The lineup was recently announced for the 2014 Summer Slaughter Tour, and now we've got the full itinerary for this year's run.

Read More

Full Metal Jackie - One Year Into the Abyss - Jeff Hanneman
Herfitz PR / Photo Credit: Andrew Stuart
[

One Year Into The Abyss…

It's hard to believe it's only been a year since Jeff Hanneman's passing-- to be honest, it feels more like five years, that's how much he is missed. I remember going to the Golden Gods Awards last year and as people were filing in word of his passing broke and spread like wildfire

Read More

Scream For Jeff
[

Scream ‘SLAYER!’ for Jeff Hanneman

May 2, 2014 marks the one-year anniversary of the day we lost legendary Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman. In tribute to one of metal's finest, Loudwire is launching a worldwide 'Scream "SLAYER!" for Jeff Hanneman' campaign.

Read More

Suicide Silence
Kathy Flynn, WickedGoddessPhotography.com
[

Suicide Silence Reveal Album Art, Track Listing + Collaborations for ‘You Can’t Stop Me’

Last week, the details for Suicide Silence's first album without late vocalist Mitch Lucker were finally revealed. The album's July 15 release date will leave fans both curious and hyped for a few more months, but to help with the wait, Suicide Silence just released the cover art and track listing for 'You Can't Stop Me,' along with info on some interesting collaborations to be found within the record.

Read More

max cavalera soulfly
Kathy Flynn, WickedGoddessPhotography.com
[

Max Cavalera Talks Suicide Silence, Killer Be Killed, Soulfy + Cavalera Conspiracy

Is there anyone in rock with as many irons in the fire as Max Cavalera? In the years since his exit from Sepultura, the singer-guitarist initially focused his efforts on Soulfly before expanding his resume in recent years. The rocker has recently added Cavalera Conspiracy and now the supergroup Killer Be Killed to his "to-do" list and he'll be busy with all three acts this year.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://keyj.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Rock 108 - The Rock Station quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on Rock 108 - The Rock Station quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!