Rock News

WATCH: The Beths latest single - I'm Not Getting Excited

The track opens with driving guitar and a jockeying melody before bursting with a crashing rhythm section.

27/05/2020

YEAH THE BOYS - Blindspott album tops charts again 18 years after release 🤘

No New Zealand artists and nobody, Kiwi or otherwise, debuted at number 1 twice which this album has done.

23/05/2020

Blindspott beats Pink Floyd to win Rock Wars 2020

On ya lads!

WATCH LIVE: Metallica is live streaming their full concert performance

#MetallicaMondays

07/04/2020

Quarantined Italians sing Black Sabbath's 'War Pigs' from their balconies

How epic is this.

19/03/2020

U2's Bono performs brand new song 'Let Your Love Be Known' via live stream

He dedicated it to everyone who's in a tight spot and still singing.

18/03/2020

Shelton from Blindspott gives insight into how much a concert postponement costs the artists

It's a massive drag for everyone involved.

16/03/2020

Watch Tool's Danny Carey smash the shit outta 'Pneuma' live from unreal drum cam footage

The man is not human.

16/03/2020

Deftones and My Chemical Romance postpone upcoming NZ concerts due to coronavirus concerns

Bugger.

13/03/2020

The French government seriously just issued a statement saying cocaine will not cure coronavirus

This is a 100% legit news story.

10/03/2020

Led Zeppelin win another 'Stairway to Heaven' copyright case

The case was first opened in 2014.

10/03/2020

Driving an expensive car means you're a bit of a dick, researchers find

Mulls already hates Audi drivers, this will make him hate them even more..

27/02/2020

WATCH: City Of Souls - Love Will Tear Us Apart

A bloody good cover.

26/02/2020

WATCH: L.A.B. - Shoot On You

Bloody tune.

25/02/2020

Metallica's James Hetfield: "...I have not prioritized my health in the past year"

Good on him for looking after himself.

25/02/2020

Scorpions & Whitesnake Spark Arena concert has been CANCELLED

Due to 'medical emergency', Scorpions frontman is unable to fully perform at his best.

Drinking alcohol every day could help you live to 90, researchers find

Well would ya look at that, having a beer when ya get home each day isn't so bad for you after all?

25/02/2020

WATCH: Pearl Jam's new single 'Superblood Wolfmoon'

This one's a goodie.

19/02/2020

KFC Crocs are coming soon, with chicken scented drumsticks

This one's for the KFC lovers.

18/02/2020

Holden brand to be retired in New Zealand and Australia

This is not a drill.

17/02/2020

Some of the biggest hard rock and metal bands on YouTube

A wrap on this week's most viewed hard rock bands on YouTube.

17/02/2020

Listen to Pearl Jam's new song 'Superblood Wolfmoon' by pointing your phone at the moon

Veddy interesting...

14/02/2020

Kids today think Rage Against The Machine are "goths"

Bloody kids.

12/02/2020

The Strokes perform new song, release new music video, and announce new album

It's been 7 years since their last album, and we're ready for their new one.

12/02/2020

Green Day's plans for 'American Idiot' movie have been "pretty much scrapped"

Plans for the screen adaption were planned years ago, but it's being scrapped.

11/02/2020

Bruce Dickinson from Iron Maiden says they're "never going to f*cking retire"

Bloody good.

11/02/2020

Watch Red Hot Chili Peppers perform with John Frusciante for first time in 12 years

The band performed at a memorial organised by the Tony Hawk Foundation.

10/02/2020

Pearl Jam release "first official music video in 7 years" for new song 'Dance of the Clairvoyants'

It's their third video release for this song, however.

08/02/2020

The White Stripes to release companion album of ‘De Stijl’ with live recordings, AC/DC covers and more

Good news for fans of The White Stripes.

06/02/2020

KISS biopic set for release in 2021

It looks like it'll be released just before the band retires.

05/02/2020