Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson took part in a 12-minute, nine-plane air display at Sonisphere earlier this month with The Great War Display Team. Here's why it ruled...
The ex-My Chemical Romance man has finally confirmed the day you'll be able to get your hands on 'Hesitant Alien'.
Four Year Strong released their latest video over the weekend for 'Go Down In History', the title track from their new EP. It's a Warped Tour montage (obviously), and despite that big-ass sign above the stage, they still manage to get a circle pit or two going down front.
Heading to one of Blink-182's 'intimate' festival warm-up shows in August? You might be pleased with the supports.
Skate-punks Gnarwolves have revealed the details for their upcoming album. They've also dropped their new video for 'Smoking Kills'. It involves skateboarding, blood, and fireworks. So that's good.
Well, it did us anyway :(
UK-based prog / groove / djentsters TesseracT did themselves a fine job of opening Sonisphere's main stage on Saturday morning. Watch a video of them performing their track 'Concealing Fate Part One - Acceptance' for the early risers below!
Ahh, Sonisphere 2014. You were a beautiful weekend. These were your best bits, featuring Metallica, Limp Bizkit, Babymetal, Slayer, The Bronx and many more. All photos shot by Ben Gibson and Giles Smith for Rock Sound.
5 Seconds Of Summer's Luke Hemmings talks about their plans for lonevity, and the rise and rise of 5SOS in 2014.
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The Kids In Glass Houses frontman owns up to some festival mishaps in our latest #7of30... like eating bin chips. BIN CHIPS!
Do NOT miss the band's farewell tour this October.
5 Seconds Of Summer's Calum Hood talks about their whirlwind 2014, and what it's like to be a role model for others. Missed Ashton's vid? Head to this link to catch up.
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The brains and strings behind I Killed The Prom Queen steps into the festival hotseat for his #7of30. Bonus points awarded for that fantastic beardwork.
Have you seen IKTPQ's video for 'Bright Enough' yet? Watch it here.
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It's been a big release week for them, but does it still suck to be in Four Year Strong? Errr NOPE. Here's why.
Sonisphere kicks off tomorrow. Struggling to get in the mood? Here’s some stuff that we’re excited to see this weekend, and some ludicrously wild speculation.
Reading metallers five-piece Malefice have been quiet for a while. The good news is they're a) playing Sonisphere this weekend b) there's a new EP coming soon (details TBC) and c) We've got a FREE DOWNLOAD of one track taken from it. Come get yours.
A multi-million selling, era-defining behemoth, Limp Bizkit's third album brought nu metal to its commercial peak. Ahead of their performance at Sonsiphere this weekend, we look back at the remarkable story of 'Chocolate Starfish...'
Transforming them from Finnish pariahs to one of the most popular rock bands on the planet, ‘Love Metal’ was the record that would define HIM. Eleven years on and ahead of their Sonisphere appearance next weekend, we give you the inside story.
'Love Metal' was inducted into the Rock Sound Hall Of Fame in issue 174.