Staff Picks: July

I Am Kloot

Will Donelson Assistant Editor Artist: I Am Kloot Album: Sky at Night Comments: So it took me years of listening to this album on Spotify to actually buy it. And you know what? It’s odd to say, but… I think this album is structurally perfect. Every song is as long as and placed exactly where [...]

Machine Head Announces 2012 Tour Dates

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Machine Head will be heading out on tour come January 2012 with supporting acts Suicide Silence, Darkest Hour, and Rise To Remain. The tour kicks off on January 15th in Denver, CO and will tour through the U.S. for the remainder of the month, coming to a close on February 18th in  San Francisco, CA. [...]

New Video: Machine Head – Locust


Machine Head has released the new video for the single ‘Locust’ . The track is featured on the band’s latest album, Unto The Locust. The video, directed by Mike Sloat, is dark and menacing, vintage Machine Head. Watch the video below.

New Machine Head Album In September

In an interview, Machine Head revealed that their seventh studio album will be out in September.

Rockstar Mayhem Festival Pre-sale Starts Today


The 4th Annual Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival Announces April 8th, 2011 Pre-Sale Start Date, VIP Packages and New Merchandise The Hard Rock & Metal Tour Event of the Summer Kicks Off on July 9th, 2011Tickets Go On Sale to the General Public on April 15th, 2011 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, the heralded hard [...]

Rockstar Mayhem Announces 2011 Line-up And Dates


This summer’s lineup for the 2011 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival sees Disturbed, Godsmack, & Megadeth joined by Machine Head, Trivium and In Flames. The Jagermeister stage will feature Unearth, Kingdom of Sorrow, Red Fang and the Jagermeister Battle of The Bands Winner. The Extreme stage will spotlight Suicide Silence, All Shall Perish and Straight [...]

Roadrunner Records Top Ten Album Covers


Since early last week, Roadrunner Records has been counting down the ten greatest album covers in our 25+ year history at www.roadrunnerrecords.com. And the winner is… Type O Negative’s Bloody Kisses. That’s right, the first album to achieve a Gold certification in Roadrunner’s illustrious history has been chosen as the #1 Album Cover ever! Voted [...]

Machine Head’s “The Blackening” Is One Of Ten Greatest Album Covers In RoadRunner History


Since 1910 musicians have associated visual arts with their sonic output in the form of the almighty album cover. And since 1987, Roadrunner Records has been a source of some visually stunning and visually disturbing images in the wide world of album art, nevertheless honoring the tradition. Whether using an image to set the tone [...]