Daughtry Pays Tribute to Chris Cornell with a Cover of “Hunger Strike” ft. LaJon Witherspoon

Rocker Daughtry has shared a new cover of Temple of the Dog’s 1990s classic song “Hunger Strike” as a tribute to Chris Cornell, who died four years ago. The track features LaJon Witherspoon of Sevendust on co-lead vocals, in the role Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam had on the original track. Check out the track with a cool visualizer below.

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Nancy Wilson of Heart Shares New Video for Her Cover Of Pearl Jam’s “Daughter”

Heart’s Nancy Wilson has shared a music video for her cover version of Pearl Jam’s “Daughter”. Directed by Jeremy Danger Pictures, Wilson originally recorded the track for Netflix’s “I Am All Girls”, a South African film that shines a light on human trafficking. The track comes from Willson’s new solo album or originals and covers, “You And Me”, which released on May 7 via Carry On Music.

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EXCLUSIVE VIDEO PREMIERE: Noctiferia – “Now You Will Pay” ft. David Vincent

Slovenian extreme Metal band Noctiferia is releasing a Laibach tribute album, Reforma, coming out in May on Blood Blast Distribution. For the first single and video – “Now You Will Pay” they enlisted a guest appearance by Metal legend David Vincent (ex-Morbid Angel, I Am Morbid) which is killer. Laibach is one of the most underrated bands of all time and Noctiferia has put their own, brutal stamp on the track, making it a must-hear!

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Watch Gamazda’s Amazing Solo Piano Cover of Iron Maiden’s “The Trooper”

Prolific world-class concert pianist and YouTuber Gamazda has turned her love of Rck and Heavy Metal and more into a booking YouTube channel with over half a million subscribers. Watch her latest cover of Iron Maiden’s iconic jam, “The Trooper” and give her a Like and subscribe.

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Poppy Drops New Christmas Themed EP

Genre-bending Metal artist Poppy has surprise-dropped a gorgeous new EP for fans – A Very Poppy Christmas! The EP is streaming on all DSPs and is available for a limited physical release at the link below. In addition to three originals, she covered the holiday classic “Silver Bells”. Continue reading

ALBUM REVIEW: Accuser – Accuser

If you were on the lookout for quality thrash metal in the 1980s, your next stop after the USA would most likely have been Germany. With Kreator, Destruction, and Sodom leading the way, the so-called “Teutonic Trio” eventually expanded to include legendary beer bastards Tankard, but the country also produced a host of other quality acts. Bands like Deathrow, Paradox, Assassin, Vendetta, and Living Death all flew the flag with pride along with many other deserving names, one of those being underrated Siegen based act Accu§er.Continue reading

Twitching Tongues Streams Celtic Frost Cover – “Necromantical Screams”

Twitching Tongues has shared a brand new single, a cover of Celtic Frost’s classic ‘Necromantical Screams’, from their album To Mega Therion. The song is streaming on Bandcamp and released from the bands’ archives “for those under quarantine”. Please support this awesome band with your wallet or purse and jam this cover now! Continue reading

Watch Korn Cover Metallica’s “One” on Tour in New Jersey

Korn, by Meg Loyal Photography

Korn is currently on a co-headlining tour of the US with Alice In Chains. Watch fan-filmed video of the band tacking on their cover of Metallica’s ‘One’ to the end of their own classic song ‘Shoots and Ladders’ at BB&T Amphitheater in Camden, New Jersey. Continue reading