ALBUM REVIEW: The Bronx – Bronx XI


Despite 19 years in the business, American punk rockers The Bronx’s new album Bronx VI (Cooking Vinyl) is just as energetic and full on as ever. This is the sixth record – funnily enough – from the L.A. based quintet and ‘White Shadow’ starts things off with a bang; a tone setting blast of snappy punk, bristling with pace and swagger.

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Stone Sour to Release Debut Live Album, First Single Streaming Now!


Platinum-selling rock band Stone Sour will release their first-ever live album Hello, You Bastards: Live In Reno on December 13th via Cooking Vinyl. The release features 16 of the band’s most loved tracks, including the first single ‘Absolute Zero’, ‘Through Glass’ and ‘Song 3’ recorded live on October 5th of 2018. The album will be available on CD, digitally, and as a numbered 180gram double vinyl package, limited to just 2500 copies, which also includes a poster, backstage pass, guitar pick, autographed setlist, and a download card. You can pre-order the album from today from the link below.

Pre-order from https://www.Store.StoneSour.com

Speaking on the band’s first official live release, guitarist Josh Rand says

“It’s with great pleasure that I get to announce the first ever official Stone Sour live record release. This is the Reno show in its entirety, just how it went down on October 5th, 2018. We’re extremely proud of the fact that it’s 100% live with absolutely no overdubs! It’s not perfect but neither are we. As a collector myself, I wanted this limited edition release to be very special. The vinyl is pressed on 180g, giving you the best audio quality possible, and is limited to 2500 copies worldwide. I hope you enjoy this as much as we did playing it.”

‘Hello, You Bastards: Live In Reno’

Tracklisting

1. YSIF

2. Taipei Person / Allah Tea

3. Do Me A Favor

4. Knievel Has Landed

5. Whiplash Pants

6. Absolute Zero

7. Bother

8. Tired

9. Rose Red Violent Blue

10. 30/30-150

11. Get Inside

12. Reborn

13. Song #3

14. Through Glass

15. Made of Scars

16. Fabuless

Stone Sour is:

Corey Taylor (vocals)

Josh Rand (guitar)

Roy Mayorga (drums)

Johny Chow (bass)

Christian Martucci (guitar)


Marilyn Manson is Finishing His New Album with Shooter Jennings


Marilyn Manson posted to his Instagram account today that he was in the final process of his new album, recorded with Outlaw Country artist and producer Shooter Jennings. The album is tentatively slated for release in late 2019 via Manson’s label Hell Inc/Cooking Vinyl. Manson and Jennings previously teamed up in 2016 to record a cover version of David Bowie’s ‘Cat People (Putting Out Fire)’ for Jennings’s Countach (For Giorgio) LP, a covers collection featuring songs by electronic-music pioneer Giorgio Moroder. Jennings produced the lastest solo album by Duff McKagan as well. Manson’s new album will be the first since his acclaimed 2017 album Heaven Upside Down. Continue reading


Amanda Palmer Shares New Video, New Album Out Today


Amanda Palmer has released her new album today, an introspective masterpiece mostly with just her voice and piano. There Will Be No Intermission is out now via 8 Ft. Records/Cooking Vinyl. You can watch the video for ‘Voicemail for Jill’, directed by filmmaker Amber Sealey. Palmer has an in-store appearance and special performance this Sunday at Rough Trade Records in Brooklyn and kicks off a full US tour in a few weeks. Continue reading


The Agony Scene Share New Single, New Album Due Next Week


The Agony Scene will release their first new album in over a decade with next weeks’ new album Tormentor, due on July 20th via Outerloop Records/Cooking Vinyl. Jame a brand new song from the band,’Serpent’s Tongue’ now! The track features a guest solo from Emil Werstler (Dååth/ex-Chimaira).Continue reading


The Darkness – Live at Hammersmith


Gimme a D! Gimme an arkness! Suffolk’s finest The Darkness are back with their first live album Live at Hammersmith (Cooking Vinyl), which as the name suggests was recorded at the London Hammersmith Apollo last year, during the Pinewood Smile supporting Tour De Prance. Continue reading


Marilyn Manson Injured In A Stage Mishap In New York


While performing at Hammerstein Ballroom at The Manhattan Center In New York City last night when a stage prop fell on and seriously injured Marilyn Manson. Manson was performing his hit ‘Sweet Dreams’and was ¾ through his set when the accident happened. A giant prop of two guns fell on him when he appeared to lean on it. The show ground to a halt while Manson received medical care and was taken out on a stretcher, after possibly breaking his leg. The rest of the show was then canceled. Ghost Cult has obtained fan-filmed footage from right in front of the stage, which you can see below.Continue reading


Metal Hammer Golden Gods Award Show And Nominees Announced


Back in December we weren’t even sure if Metal Hammer would be around this year, but thanks to Future Publishing, they are, and it’s time for them to celebrate as only they know how. Continue reading