Phil Mogg heart attack curtails UFO farewell tour

UFO has reported that Phil Mogg, 74, suffered a heart attack last week, resulting in stents placed in two arteries. A three-month rehabilitation period means that the October Last Orders tour has...

Iron Savior enthral Power Metal fans with Reforged – Ironbound Vol 2

Formed in 1996, Iron Savior have completed 25 years as one of Germany's most popular and impressive components of Power Metal, the unique style of Heavy Metal that only certain countries can...

Wheel sign to InsideOutMusic and share Blood Drinker

Anglo-Finnish progressive metallers Wheel have signed a worldwide deal with InsideOut Music and have shared the new single Blood Drinker. @insideoutmusic @resident.wheel

Kiss / Creatures Of The Night 40th Anniversary boxset has 75 unreleased gems

The Kiss cult classic fan favourite album Creatures Of The Night will be released as a 103-track 40th Anniversary boxset on 18 December 2022 via UMe.

Nita Strauss, “cathartic, driving and emotional” on Summer Storm

Hurricane Nita Strauss has released her new single, Summer Storm, with an accompanying video shot on her recent US headline tour. The track finds Nita returning to her love of instrumental music. @hurricanenita Photo: @robert_sutton_photography

Longheads fear Mars Doesn’t Feel Like Home Anymore

Heavy psych-rockers Longheads will release their second EP, Mars Doesn't Feel Like Home Anymore, on 2 November 2022 via Longreel records.

Devin Townsend / New album due October, European Tour announced

Devin Townsend releases his new album Lightwork on 28 October 2022. Lightwork, has been assembled from a barrage of material written during the pandemic.

Graham Bonnet / Joe Lynn Turner “exemplifies the meaning of rockstar”

"I want you to know that I never realized what a beautiful man you were until I saw this photo," Graham Bonnet has said about Joe Lynn Turner, who has openly talked about his alopecia disgnosis.

Joe Lynn Turner talks openly about hair loss and new album Belly Of The Beast

Diagnosed when he was three years old, Joe Lynn Turner has openly spoken about his journey with alopecia, the general medical term for hair loss.

Ronnie James Dio: Dreamers Never Die cinema release dates

Dio: Dreamers Never Die, is the career-spanning documentary on the life and times of legendary Metal icon Ronnie James Dio will be released in cinemas worldwide for two days, 28 September 2022 and 2 October 2022

Foo Fighters Wembley Taylor Hawkins Tribute to be streamed live

Paramount will live stream the Taylor Hawkins Tribute concert on 3 September 2022 at London’s Wembley Stadium.

Bloodstock with Megadeth and Killswitch Engage selling fast

Bloodstock 2023 is between 10th and 13th August 2023 at Catton Park, Derbyshire. 2023 tickets are selling like hotcakes.Megadeth and Killswitch Engage confirmed

Behemoth / Thy Becoming Eternal, finding strength in times of misfortune

Behemoth, fresh from Bloodstock, release their twelfth album, Opvs Contra Natvram, soon and have shared one of their most menacing singles, Thy Becoming Eternal. @behemothofficial Photo: @inglisnomad

Grim Reaper founder Nick Bowcott “literally broken” by Steve Grimmett death

"Thanks for everything Steve, mate - you will be forever missed and your voice will always live on," Bowcott said

Grim Reaper vocalist Steve Grimmett dies aged 62

Steve Grimmett, the vocalist of the New Wave Of British Heavy Metal band Grim Reaper, has died at the age of 62.

Bloodstock 2022 / Heavy Metal community wears pink to honour Sophie and Sylvia

Bloodstock continues to celebrate and elevate the amazing work of Sylvia Lancaster OBE, the pioneering fundraiser and educator who established The Sophie Lancaster Foundation, with Sunday finding plenty of festival fans wearing pink. @sophie_lancaster_foundation @bloodstockopenair #boa22 Photography: @inglisnomad @liz_medhurst @pmonkhouse1

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“We wrote instinctively,” says Brian Tatler of Diamond Head

Diamond Head will release Lightning To The Nations (The White Album) on 30 September 2022 via Silver Lining Music. @diamond_head_official
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