Revered for its aggressive and intense music coupled with self-empowering and positive lyrics, hardcore/metal band Hatebreed releases Looking Down The Barrel of Today , the first music video from their upcoming album, The Concrete Confessional , due out May 13th (Nuclear Blast worldwide). Directed by David Brodsky (Cannibal Corpse, Whitechapel, All That Remains) the performance piece was shot earlier this month at the band’s rehearsal space in Connecticut. The video opens with the preface “Welcome to Two Minutes and Forty-Seven Seconds with Hatebreed,” and includes special text throughout that was written by vocalist Jamey Jasta as a message of keeping a positive mental attitude. Watch the video below. In addition, Looking Down the Barrel of Today is now available at iTunes as an “instant-grat track” when placing a pre-order for The Concrete Confessional, go to nblast.de/Hatebreed . Hatebreed – vocalist Jamey Jasta, guitarists Wayne Lozinak and Frank Novinec, bassist Chris Beattie and Matt Byrne on drums, has just kicked off a 14-date European tour and will begin this project’s first North American run on May 13 in Cleveland, OH. Confirmed dates are below. April: 25 Bla, Oslo, Norway^ 26 Sticky Fingers, Goteborg, Sweden^ 27 En Arena, Stockholm, Sweden^ 29 Groezrock Festival, Meerhout, Belgium May: 1 Melkweg, Amsterdam, Netherlands* 2 Academy, Manchester, UK* 3 02 Forum Kentish Town, London, UK* 4 Les Docks, Paris, France * 5 X-Tra, Zurich, Switzerland* 6 Arena, Vienna, Austria* 7 Zenith, Munich, Germany* * Impericon Festival date ^ Hatebreed headline date (North American headline tour) May: 13 The Odeon, Cleveland, OH** 14 The Metro, Chicago, IL** 15 Bourbon Theatre, Lincoln, NE** 16 The Summit Music Hall, Denver, CO** 17 The Complex, Salt Lake City, UT** 19 Regency Center Grand Ballroom, San Francisco, CA** 20 Ace of Spades, Sacramento, CA** 21 The Glass House, Pomona, CA** 22 Echoplex, Los Angeles, CA** 23 The Marquee, Tempe, AZ** 25 Warehouse Live, Houston, TX** 26 Republic New Orleans, New Orleans, LA** 27 Gas Monkey Bar & Grill, Dallas, TX** 28 Rocklahoma, Pryor, OK 29 River City Rockfest, San Antonio, TX 31 The Masquerade, Atlanta, GA** June: 1 Hooligans Music Hall, Jacksonville, NC** 2 Baltimore Sound Stage, Baltimore, MD** 3 Underground Arts, Philadelphia, PA** 4 Starland Ballroom, Sayreville, NJ** 5 Virgin Mobile Corona Theatre, Montreal, Canada+ 6 The Opera House, Toronto, Canada+ 7 Mr. Small’s Theatre, Millvale, PA+ 8 Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park, NY+ 9 Higher Ground, South Burlington, VT+ 10 Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel, Providence, RI+ 11 Toad’s Place, New Haven, CT+ ** Devil You Know supports + Act of Defiance supports June: 16 Den Atelier, Luxembourg, Luxembourg 17 Hellfest, Clisson, France July: 2 With Full Force Festival, Roitzschjora, Germany 3 Tuska Open Air, Helsinki, Finland 8 Resurrection Fest, Viveiro, Spain 9 Out & Loud Festival, Geiselwind, Germany 12 Festival de Quebec, Quebec City, QC 13 Mavericks, Ottawa, ON 15 Chicago Open Air, Chicago, IL August: 6 Fete de la Musique, Geneva, Switzerland 13 Dirt Fest, Crofoot Festival Grounds, Pontiac, MI 26 Reload Festival, Sulingen, Germany For more information, visit Hatebreed’s official site .
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NINE DAY MOTORCYCLE MUSIC FESTIVAL “LACONIAFEST” ANNOUNCES BRET MICHAELS AS JUNE 16th HEADLINER, JOINING TED NUGENT, WARRANT, LITA FORD AND MORE
Polish up the chrome and break out your leather… rock music fans and motorcycle fanatics, we’ve got a ride for you. Introducing the very first LaconiaFest – the east coast’s only premier motorcycle music festival – set to feature performances from today’s biggest names in hard rock and heavy metal. LaconiaFest will be held in conjunction with the world-famous 93rd annual Laconia Motorcycle Week in Laconia, New Hampshire and will appropriately include all day food and drink, motocross stunt shows, motorcycle model/product stagings and more. This high-octane, nine-day festival (June 11th-19th, 2016) will take place in the heart of Downtown Weirs Beach at the Weirs Beach Drive-In Theatre. LaconiaFest is pleased to announce their first wave of confirmed performing artists, lead by multi-platinum global superstar, reality TV icon and headliner Bret Michaels, who will perform on Thursday, June 16th in conjunction with his The Party Starts Now 2016 Tour. Michaels exudes an energy and passion that connects with audiences of all ages – seamlessly blending rock, country, Americana, pop and bluesy southern rock for a concert experience to be enjoyed by everyone. Michaels has turned his passion for music into a multi-faceted brand encompassing record breaking touring sales, reality TV stardom, legendary songs selling over 32 million records, product endorsements as well as being a devoted philanthropist, all supported and followed by three generations of loyal fans. Bret Michaels will be joined by fellow world-renowned musicians and headliners Ted Nugent, Buckcherry, Sevendust and Fuel with additional performances from the rock music’s top talent of today and yesterday including Warrant, Lita Ford, Trixter, LA Guns, P.O.D., Attika7, Dope, Saving Abel, Biters, Adelitas Way, Bullethead, and Milow the Girl. In total, the festival will feature over 100 internationally and regionally recognized artists
AEROSMITH’S BRAD WHITFORD & TED NUGENT’S DEREK ST. HOLMES RELEASE NEW “REUNION” STUDIO ALBUM, ANNOUNCE SUMMER TOUR WITH…
The dynamic duo of Whitford/St. Holmes are ready to reunite and reclaim the rock magic they first produced over thirty years ago! Featuring Aerosmith guitarist, Brad Whitford and Ted Nugent vocalist/guitarist, Derek St. Holmes, the duo of Whitford/St. Holmes is back together and ready to release their exciting new studio album this June, with a nationwide tour immediately following. It was 1981 when Whitford, who had left Aerosmith, first teamed up with Derek St. Holmes to release their self-titled debut
AEROSMITH’S BRAD WHITFORD & TED NUGENT’S DEREK ST. HOLMES RELEASE NEW “REUNION” STUDIO ALBUM, ANNOUNCE SUMMER TOUR WITH WHITESNAKE
The dynamic duo of Whitford/St. Holmes are ready to reunite and reclaim the rock magic they first produced over thirty years ago! Featuring Aerosmith guitarist, Brad Whitford and Ted Nugent vocalist/guitarist, Derek St. Holmes, the duo of Whitford/St. Holmes is back together and ready to release their exciting new studio album this June, with a nationwide tour immediately following. It was 1981 when Whitford, who had left Aerosmith, first teamed up with Derek St. Holmes to release their self-titled debut. Songs like Sharpshooter and Whisky Woman carried on the stadium rock n roll style that made them famous. The album received critical acclaim and they did a successful round of tour dates before returning to their respective bands and shelving the duo. Until now… Recently, the two friends found themselves living in the same town on the outskirts of Nashville. While working on some catch up time, they decided to revamp their collaboration
Jeff Beck ‘s 2016 is filling up quickly: the famed guitarist has announced an as-yet-untitled new album, a release date for his autobiography BECK01 and additional tour dates with Buddy Guy. The album and the book will be released on July 15th and July 12th, respectively. Jeff Beck Readying ‘Very Important Album’ Beck began teasing his first studio tracks since 2010’s Emotion & Commotion early last year with the release of ” Tribal .” It appeared on Jeff Beck Live+ , which debuted last May and featured another new song called “My Tiled White Floor.” Prior to the live album, Beck announced a publishing deal he inked with Genesis Publishing Group. BECK01 will explore his “passions for hot rodding and rock & roll,” according to a release. The limited-edition title will be signed and individually numbered by Beck and hand-bound in leather and aluminum. Over 400 new photos and memorabilia will be featured alongside Beck’s manuscript. Beck has also revealed additional tour dates for his co-headlining trek with blues legend Buddy Guy as well as several solo dates
American vocalist/guitarist Lita Ford is set to release her latest album Time Capsule on Steamhammer/SPV on April 15th. The very special and unusual recording turns back the clock to a time when honest, down-to-earth rock music was still handmade and recorded without digital tricks and contraptions. Time Capsule is a ”throwback” record that boasts identifiable voices and brilliant players jamming without any planning or pressure. Some of the album`s highlights: Billy Sheehan (bass), Rodger Carter (drums), Dave Navarro (mandolin), Jeff Scott Soto (vocals), Rick Nielsen and Robin Zander (backing vocals) and Gene Simmons (bass). Lita debuts the first song from Time Capsule entitled Killing Kind and is available together with an interview on the homepage of the prestigious Wall Street Journal . The song features Billy Sheehan (Mr.