Rock News

The 10 most underrated Metallica songs ever - Fan vote

A 10-minute banger from Load took the top spot.

20/06/2019

Mick Fleetwood reckons Fleetwood Mac's '7-mile cocaine line' story is actually spot on

That's quite an achievement...

19/06/2019

WATCH: Bruce Springsteen releases 'Western Stars' music video

Springsteen's latest vid takes you on an emotional journey in Oklahoma.

19/06/2019

Megadeth's Dave Mustaine diagnosed with throat cancer, will continue new album like a boss

We wish you all the best for a speedy recovery, Dave.

18/06/2019

Seether working towards a 2020 release for new album

17/06/2019

British extreme metal band Cradle of Filth are coming to NZ

Get your best white makeup ready..

17/06/2019

Slipknot reddit user poignantly explains what Corey Taylor's new mask represents

To which the Slipknot frontman confirmed via Twitter.

14/06/2019

Lars Ulrich of Metallica hints at second 'Garage Inc. 2' covers album

Doooo it lads!

13/06/2019

Guns N' Roses, Nirvana, Soundgarden + many more master recordings lost in 2008 fire - Report

New report suggests over $600 million of music was lost in the fire.

13/06/2019

Listen to Johnny Depp and Hollywood Vampires cover David Bowie's classic 'Heroes'

Thoughts?

11/06/2019

Watch Slipknot's entire 90 min performance from Rock am Ring 2019 festival

This is EPIC.

10/06/2019

Watch the five-part doco series of Dead Favours writing and recording their new album 'Misbehaviour'

The kiwi rockers are releasing an episode a week in the lead up of their album release, June 21st - watch now.

10/06/2019

Slash names AC/DC as the greatest rock band of all time

"AC/DC is bar none".

09/06/2019

When the world voted Rage Against the Machine's 'Killing In The Name' the #1 Christmas song

Couldn't have picked a better song...

07/06/2019

Tom Morello tells fans 'don't wait around' for a new Rage Against the Machine album

28/05/2019

The NZ Government is looking for a 'cannabis expert' with 'proven experience' for upcoming referendum

We know a certain sports newsreader that's perfect for this job...

27/05/2019

Puddle of Mudd's first original album in a decade is 'coming very soon'

American post-grunge ain't dead yet, folks.

24/05/2019

Listen to The Hives' first track in four years 'I'm Alive'

Everyone's favorite Swedish rockers are back..

23/05/2019

WATCH: Metal guitarist has face burned by pyro flames, returns to finish set like a boss

Meet "the hardest Frenchman alive"

23/05/2019

WATCH: Jimmy Barnes' new single 'Shutting Down Our Town' recounts the death of Holden & his hometown

"It’s sort of a heartland ‘Working Class Man’ anthem"

22/05/2019

A music festival has banned mobile phones so people "actually live in the moment"

What a great idea...

21/05/2019

WATCH: Metallica play 'The Thing That Should Not Be' for first time in 6 years

Check out the epic performance here.

19/05/2019

'It's so Special': Korn guitarist gives update on new album

There have been some troubles, "but it's coming out"

16/05/2019

Slipknot tease new masks and the finer details are outstanding

Holy hecka these look good

15/05/2019

Maynard locks in Tool's album release date.. by making fun of us one more time

This is as good as official confirmation gets when it comes to Tool...

14/05/2019

Evanescence are coming back to life with a new album in 2020

New Evanescence isn't too far away..

13/05/2019

LISTEN: Clips from 'rejected' early David Bowie demos

Up for auction this month, featuring three unreleased demos.

12/05/2019

LISTEN: Blink-182 release nostalgic new song 'Blame It On My Youth'

Check out the lyric video here for a bit of nostalgia.

11/05/2019

LISTEN: Slipknot's 'Before I Forget' mashup with B-52s' 'Love Shack' works uncomfortably well

It shouldn't work... but it does.

10/05/2019

Tool have finally announced the release date of their new album! No stitch-up

We actually have a date!

08/05/2019