Halestorm Marks 10th Anniversary of Debut with Deluxe Edition, Video Message to Fans

Halestorm is celebrating the 10-year anniversary of their debut studio album with a deluxe edition available for pre-order now. Halestorm was released on April 28th, 2009 via the bands’ label Atlantic and immediately made their mark on the music scene on the strength of great songs, Lzzy Hale’s voice and the infections hit single ‘I Get Off’. The deluxe edition has all new artwork, original pre-production demos and extra materials that show the growth and the run-up to the final full debut album. Watch a message from the band to fans and the details below.  Continue reading

Shinedown Shares New Music Video for “Attention Attention”

 Shinedown has shared the new music video The album for the title track to their recent album Attention Attention (Atlantic Records) directed by Bill Yukich. It is the first full-length effort to be produced entirely by bassist Eric Bass. The 14-song release tells the story of a character who starts out defeated and slowly overcomes pain and personal struggles and becomes confident at the end. Continue reading

Rival Sons Shares New Video For “Sugar On The Bone”

Rival Sons have shared their new official music video for ‘Sugar On The Bone’ from their acclaimed album Feral Roots, out now via Atlantic Records. The band is embarking on a co-headline tour with labelmates and legends Stone Temple Pilots later this year, dates below. The video was shot by Patrik Skoglow during Rival Sons’ recent European headline tour and documents their sold-out performances in Oslo, Norway, Stockholm, Sweden, and Copenhagen, Denmark. Watch the ‘Sugar On The Bone’ clip now. Continue reading

Skillet Shares Two New Songs, New Album Due this Summer

Skillet has shared two new singles today, coming from their tenth album due this summer. Victorious arrives from Atlantic Records this summer on August 2nd. New songs ‘Anchor’ and ‘Save Me’ are available on all streaming platforms today. Another new track, ‘Dreaming Of Eden’, will be available upon release by purchasing a pre-order of Skillet’s upcoming graphic novel, ‘Eden’. Powerhouse Z2 Comics is publishing the graphic novel. Continue reading

Skillet Shares New Single and Video For “Legendary”, New Album Coming This Summer

Skillet will release a brand new album this summer dubbed Victorius, via Atlantic Records on August 2nd. Three years out from Unleashed, with a bunch of other projects in between, Victorious promises to be the most accomplished album in the bands’ career. Check out the first single and video from the new album right now, ‘Legendary’! Continue reading

PODCAST EPISODE 3: John Cooper Talks Fight The Fury, Skillet and Mad Love for Metallica

Ghost Cult’s Keefy had the pleasure of chatting with John Cooper of Skillet a while back at Rock Allegiance in Camden, New Jersey. He was super jazzed about his new band Fight the Fury and his new debut EP, ‘Still Breathing’ (Atlantic). John discusses getting his jones for heavy riffs out in a side project, when to expect a new Skillet record, Jen Ledger’s solo EP, why Metallica is the greatest band ever, and a lot more! Podcast production by Omar Cordy. Continue reading

King’s X Hit Record “Dogman” Turns 25 Years Old

The early-to-mid 1990s was a wild time for heavy music. With the Seattle bands like Pearl Jam and Nirvana blowing up and killing off a lot of hair metal bands, and Metallica and Pantera dominating, and death and black metal gaining steam and mainstream success, other kinds of rock bands struggled to cut through. King’s X already had four albums out by the time Dogman (Atlantic) landed in shops. Their heavy rock flirted with metal, but really they have always bucked trends and classifications. Interpreting their influences and their bare lyrics full of religious symbolism and metaphors have earned them a legion of fans and lengthy career worthy of respect. Continue reading