Foo Fighters Cover “War Pigs” On Letterman

Dave Grohl

“War Pigs” by Black Sabbath is one of those songs I feel like everyone ends up covering at some point. I have heard far too many fucking versions of this song in my time, especially since no one ever fucking does anything to change the tune up. Last night, the Foo Fighters began their week-long […]

Metallica Playing Concert For Valor

Metallica

Yes sir. Metallica will honor America’s troops at a special concert in November, it has been announced. The three-hour Concert For Valor will also feature Foo Fighters and Them Crooked Vultures member Dave Grohl, Bruce Springsteen, Eminem and others. The event will be held at the National Mall in Washington, D.C., on Veteran’s Day, which […]

Slipknot, Lamb Of God Tapped For German Fests

Lamb of God

The annual “Rock am Ring” and “Rock im Park” festivals that take place in Germany will be celebrating their 30th and 20th anniversaries, respectively. As such, they’ve roped in some big names to help them commemorate these momentous milestones. Set for June 5 through June 7, the shows will feature the following: Foo Fighters 
Slipknot […]

Dave Grohl Shouts Out Dave Brockie In Richmond

Gwar

Last night, The Foo Fighters played a concert in Richmond, Virginia, the home of Lamb of God and, of course, Gwar. Foo leader Dave Grohl gave a special shout out to late Gwar leader Dave Brockie.   He recalled seeing Gwar for the first time, and an interview that Brockie did in which he gave […]

Slayer, Melvins Tapped For Voodoo Music + Arts Experience

New Slayer

I’ve never been fortunate enough to cover the Voodoo Music + Arts Experience in my life thus far, but have always wanted to attend. Mostly because it’s in New Orleans. The 2014 installment will go down October 31 to November 2 and boast Slayer and the Melvins. Also playing will be the Foo Fighters, Thirty […]

Updated List Shows What Certain Bands Command For Live Appearances

Queens of the Stone Age

Remember a few weeks ago, we posted a link to a story detailing what certain bands make for live gigs? If not, it’s here. To remind you. Now, there’s another list out, that claims to be more up-to-date and accurate. Here’s a tally of the booking fees for a number of rock and metal artists. […]

Got $10,000 To Burn? Book Clutch To Play Your Barbecue

Queens of the Stone Age

A new article accessible here claims to list the suggested booking rates for different bands you may care about. The list, anonymously obtained from a third-party booking agency, has some slightly inflated prices, largely because these are the prices colleges are charged for sets. But hey, if you were ever curious as to what some […]

Trent Reznor Talks Grammys, New Score

Trent Reznor

Nine Inch Nails leader Trent Reznor just did an interview with a New Zealand news outlet, and spoke on a number of topics. He discussed his upcoming score for “Gone Girl,” the Beats Music service he’s involved with, The Fragile reissue, and of course, the Grammys dis. Reznor with Queens Of The Stone Age, Dave […]

So, This Teenage Time Killer Record’s Going To Be Dope

Reed Mullin

Get this shit. So, Corrosion Of Conformity drummer Reed Mullin was on “The Goddamn Dave Hill Show” last night and basically dropped a ton of information bombs about his upcoming Teenage Time Killer project. He said the record is now being mixed and boast a butt-ton of guests, including Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters fame, […]

The Grammy Debacle

Black Sabbath

Now overall, award ceremonies are really just jerk off ceremonies. They bring together the so called “best of the best” and hand out stupid little trophies to feed the winners’ egos. Sometimes it is more than warranted though. Bryan Cranston constantly winning Emmy’s for his role as Walter White in the amazing show “Breaking Bad” […]