Suicide Silence, D.R.U.G.S., Etc. Added To 2022 Louder Than Life Festival

Suicide Silence, D.R.U.G.S., Joey Valence & Brae, and Silly Goose have been added to this year’s Louder Than Life festival. The event will take place at the Highland Festival Grounds at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, KY on September 22-25 and it will now feature the following:

September 22: Nine Inch Nails, Evanescence, Bring Me The Horizon, Halestorm, Tenacious D, Yungblud, Highly Suspect, Ministry, Nothing More, Spiritbox, Apocalyptica, Ho99o9, New Years Day, Lilith Czar, Dorothy, Plush, Maggie Lindemann, Taipei Houston, Royal & The Serpent, Giovannie And The Hired Guns, The Dead Deads, Mothica, Superbloom, and Eva Under Fire.

September 23: Slipknot, Shinedown, Lamb Of God, Mastodon, In This Moment, Meshuggah, Clutch, GWAR, In Flames, Baroness, Helmet, Crown The Empire, Poorstacy, Amigo The Devil, DED, All Good Things, Vended, Mike’s Dead, Suicide Silence, Orbit Culture, The Luka State, Ego Kill Talent, Aeir, and Archetypes Collide.

September 24: KISS, Rob Zombie, Alice Cooper, Chevelle, Ghostemane, Jerry Cantrell, Dance Gavin Dance, Body Count, Theory Of A Deadman, Sevendust, Pop Evil, We Came As Romans, Airbourne, Cherry Bombs, Ill Niño, Tetrarch, D.R.U.G.S., Redlight King, Wargasm, Trash Boat, The Alive, Solence, Dropout Kings, Bloodywood, and Silly Goose.

September 25: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Alice In Chains, Incubus, Papa Roach, Architects, The Pretty Reckless, Bad Religion, Action Bronson, Jelly Roll, The Struts, Dirty Honey, Anti-Flag, The Joy Formidable, Bayside, Oxymorrons, Carolesdaughter, The Warning, Crown Lands, Radkey, The Mysterines, The Native Howl, Shaman’s Harvest, Joey Valence & Brae, and As You Were.

Nine Inch Nails, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Slipknot, Etc. Set For 2022 Louder Than Life Festival

The lineup has been revealed for this year’s Louder Than Life festival. The event will take place at the Highland Festival Grounds at Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, KY on September 22-25 and it will feature the following:

September 22: Nine Inch Nails, Evanescence, Bring Me The Horizon, Halestorm, Tenacious D, Yungblud, Highly Suspect, Ministry, Nothing More, Baroness, Spiritbox, Apocalyptica, Dorothy, Don Broco, New Years Day, Lilith Czar, Plush, Maggie Lindemann, Taipei Houston, Oxymorrons, The Dead Deads, Mothica, Superbloom, and Eva Under Fire.

September 23: Slipknot, Shinedown, Lamb Of God, Mastodon, In This Moment, Meshuggah, Clutch, Jinjer, GWAR, In Flames, Helmet, Crown The Empire, Poorstacy, Amigo The Devil, DED, All Good Things, Vended, Mike’s Dead, If I Die First, Orbit Culture, The Luka State, Ego Kill Talent, The Native Howl, and Archetypes Collide.

September 24: KISS, Rob Zombie, Alice Cooper, Chevelle, Ghostemane, Jerry Cantrell, Dance Gavin Dance, Body Count, Theory Of A Deadman, Sevendust, Mammoth WVH, We Came As Romans, Airbourne, Cherry Bombs, Ill Niño, Tetrarch, Nita Strauss, Against The Current, Wargasm, Trash Boat, Shaman’s Harvest, Solence, Dropout Kings, and Bloodywood.

September 25: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Alice In Chains, Incubus, Papa Roach, Architects, The Pretty Reckless, Bad Religion, Action Bronson, Jelly Roll, The Struts, Dirty Honey, Anti-Flag, The Joy Formidable, Bayside, Royal & The Serpent, Carolesdaughter, The Warning, Crown Lands, Radkey, The Mysterines, Aeir, The Alive, and As You Were.

Greta Van Fleet Announce 2022 North American Tour

Greta Van Fleet have announced a 2022 North American tour. The trek will include several shows supporting Metallica and headlining concerts with The Pretty Reckless, Hannah Wicklund, Houndmouth, Robert Finley, Durand Jones & The Indications, Crown Lands, and Fruit Bats opening on select dates.

Tour Dates:

08/11 Buffalo, NY — Highmark Stadium*
08/14 Pittsburgh, PA — PNC Park*
08/16 Quebec City, QC — Centre Videotron†
08/18 Montreal, QC — Centre Bell†
08/19 Toronto, ON — Scotiabank Arena†
08/22 Winnipeg, MB — Canada Life Centre†
08/23 Regina, SK — Brandt Centre†
08/26 Calgary, AB — Scotiabank Saddledome†
08/27 Edmonton, AB — Rogers Place†
08/29 Kelowna, BC — Prospera Place†
08/30 Vancouver, BC — Rogers Arena†
09/02 Spokane, WA — Spokane Arena‡
09/03 Boise, ID — ExtraMile Arena‡
09/20 Fort Wayne, IN — Allen County War Memorial Coliseum §
09/21 Des Moines, IA — Wells Fargo Arena§
09/23 Fargo, ND — Fargodome§
09/24 Sioux Falls, SD — Denny Sanford PREMIER Center§
09/27 Toldeo, OH — Huntington Center§
09/28 Knoxville, TN — Thompson-Boling Arena§
09/30 Charlottesville, VA — John Paul Jones Arena§
10/01 Allentown, PA — PPL Center§
10/04 Manchester, NH — SNHU Arena§
10/05 Albany, NY — MVP Arena§
10/07 Uncasville, CT — Mohegan Sun Arena§
10/08 Bangor, ME — Cross Insurance Center§
10/18 Raleigh, NC — PNC Arena**
10/19 Greenville, SC — Bon Secours Wellness Arena**
10/21 Jacksonville, FL — Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena**
10/22 Estero, FL — Hertz Arena**
10/25 Hollywood, FL — Hard Rock Live**
10/26 Tampa, FL — Amalie Arena**
10/28 Charlotte, NC — Spectrum Center**
10/29 Birmingham, AL — Legacy Arena at The BJCC**
11/01 New Orleans, LA — Smoothie King Center**
11/02 Little Rock, AR — Simmons Bank Arena**
11/04 Oklahoma City, OK — Paycom Center**
11/05 San Antonio, TX — AT&T Center**
11/08 El Paso, TX — Don Haskins Center**
11/09 Tucson, AZ — Tucson Arena**
11/11 Anaheim, CA — Honda Center††
11/12 Sacramento, CA — Golden 1 Center††

* with Metallica
† with The Pretty Reckless and Hannah Wicklund
‡ support TBD
§ with Houndmouth and Robert Finley
**with Durand Jones & the Indications and Crown Lands
†† with Fruit Bats and Crown Lands

Protest The Hero, Kataklysm, Silverstein, Annihilator, Etc. Nominated For 2021 Juno Awards

The nominees have been revealed for the 2021 JUNO Awards. The ceremony will take place in Toronto, ON on May 16 and the nominees for the rock/metal categories can be found below:

Metal/Hard Music Album Of The Year:

  • Annihilator – “Ballistic, Sadistic“
  • Kataklysm – “Unconquered“
  • Protest The Hero – “Palimpsest“
  • Unleash The Archers – “Abyss“
  • Vile Creature – “Glory, Glory! Apathy Took Helm!“

Rock Album Of The Year:

  • Crown Lands – “Crown Lands“
  • JJ Wilde – “Ruthless“
  • Neil Young & Crazy Horse – “Colorado“
  • Sam Roberts Band – “All Of Us“
  • Silverstein – “A Beautiful Place To Drown“

Mammoth WVH Added To 2021 Aftershock Festival

Wolfgang Van Halen’s Mammoth WVH project has been added to the 2021 Aftershock Festival. That event will take place at Discovery Park in Sacramento, CA on October 7-10 and the updated daily lineups can be found below:

October 7: Limp Bizkit, Parkway Drive, Testament, Hatebreed, Exodus, Knocked Loose, and Fit For A King.

October 8: Metallica, Rancid, Volbeat, Seether, +LIVE+, Skillet, Suicidal Tendencies, Avatar, Pop Evil, Butcher Babies, Des Rocs, Ayron Jones, Crobot, Cleopatrick, Ego Kill Talent, Crown Lands, UnityTX, and Contracult Collective.

October 9: My Chemical Romance, The Offspring, Machine Gun Kelly, Gojira, Anthrax, Killswitch Engage, Asking Alexandria, Body Count, Badflower, Thursday, L7, Atreyu, Bones UK, South Of Eden, The Black Moods, Another Day Dawns, and American Teeth.

October 10: Metallica, Social Distortion, Rise Against, Mastodon, Pennywise, The Pretty Reckless, Black Veil Brides, Steel Panther, Yelawolf, Mammoth WVH, Grandson, From Ashes To New, Alien Weaponry, Law, The Blue Stones, The Contortionist, Higher Power, Creeper, and The Cold Stares.

Limp Bizkit, Rancid, The Offspring, Etc. Added To 2021 Aftershock Festival

A bunch of bands have been added to the 2021 Aftershock Festival. The event will take place at Discovery Park in Sacramento, CA on October 7-10 and the updated daily lineups can be found below:

October 7: Limp Bizkit, Parkway Drive, Testament, Hatebreed, Exodus, Knocked Loose, and Fit For A King.

October 8: Metallica, Rancid, Volbeat, Seether, +LIVE+, Skillet, Suicidal Tendencies, Avatar, Pop Evil, Butcher Babies, Des Rocs, Ayron Jones, Crobot, Cleopatrick, Ego Kill Talent, Crown Lands, UnityTX, and Contracult Collective.

October 9: My Chemical Romance, The Offspring, Machine Gun Kelly, Gojira, Anthrax, Killswitch Engage, Asking Alexandria, Body Count, Badflower, Thursday, L7, Atreyu, Bones UK, South Of Eden, The Black Moods, Another Day Dawns, and American Teeth.

October 10: Metallica, Social Distortion, Rise Against, Mastodon, Pennywise, The Pretty Reckless, Black Veil Brides, Steel Panther, Yelawolf, Grandson, From Ashes To New, Alien Weaponry, Law, The Blue Stones, The Contortionist, Higher Power, Creeper, and The Cold Stares.

Metallica, Slipknot, Deftones, Bring Me The Horizon, Etc. Set For 2020 Sonic Temple Art + Music Festival

The lineup has been revealed for the 2020 Sonic Temple Art + Music Festival. The event will take place at MAPFRE Stadium in Columbus, OH on May 15-17 and it will feature the following artists: Metallica, Slipknot, Deftones, Bring Me The Horizon, Evanescence, Staind, Sublime With Rome, Rancid, Dropkick Murphys, Cypress Hill, Pennywise, Royal Blood, The Pretty Reckless, Alter Bridge, Anthrax, Flatbush Zombies, Pop Evil, HELLYEAH, Ghostemane, Suicidal Tendencies, Testament, Dance Gavin Dance, Ice Nine Kills, Sleeping With Sirens, The Darkness, Knocked Loose, Code Orange, Power Trip, Saint Asonia, Dirty Honey, Jinjer, City Morgue, Bones UK, Airbourne, Fire From The Gods, Dinosaur Pile-Up, Des Rocs, Counterfeit, Crobot, Cherry Bombs, DED, Goodbye June, Brutus, 3TEETH, BRKN LOVE, Killstation Brass Against, Crown Lands, Ego Kill Talent, DREGG, Bloodywood, and Zero 9:36.

Guns N’ Roses, Slipknot, Staind, Disturbed, Etc. Set For 2019 Louder Than Life Festival

The lineup has officially been announced for the 2019 Louder Than Life festival. The event will take place on September 27-29 at the Highland Festival Grounds at the KY Expo Center in Louisville, KY. Here’s the daily lineups:

September 27: Slipknot, Staind, A Day To Remember, Chevelle, I Prevail, Architects, Beartooth, Motionless In White, Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals, Gwar, The Crystal Method, Graveyard, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, New Years Day, All Them Witches, Crown Lands, Joyous Wolf Dead Posey, and Santa Cruz.

September 28: Guns N’ Roses, Godsmack, Ice Cube, Halestorm, Dropkick Murphys, Stone Temple Pilots, Suicidal Tendencies, Melvins, Andrew W.K., Badflower, Knocked Loose, Anti-Flag, Redd Kross, Parlor Mob, Like A Storm, Jelly Roll, Dirty Honey, Ded, and Junkbunny.

September 29: Disturbed, Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson, Breaking Benjamin, Die Antwoord, Three Days Grace, Sum 41, Deadland Ritual, White Reaper, Demon Hunter, Ho99o9, Angel Du$t, Sick Puppies, Amigo The Devil, Fire From The Gods, Broken Hands, and Anemic Royalty.

Five Finger Death Punch, Godsmack, Evanescence, Etc. Set For 2019 Impact Music Festival

The initial lineup has been revealed for the 2019 Impact Music Festival. The event will take place at Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor, ME on July 27-28 and the daily lineups can be seen below:

July 27: Five Finger Death Punch, In This Moment, Skillet, Clutch, Between The Buried And Me, Atreyu, YOB, Memphis May Fire, Norma Jean, Dirty Honey, and Amigo The Devil.

July 28: Godsmack, Evanescence, Killswitch Engage, All That Remains, Buckcherry, Beartooth, Andrew WK, Fever 333, Crown Lands, Joyous Wolf, Dube, and Mammothor.

Coheed And Cambria Announce Canadian & UK Tours

Coheed And Cambria have booked two more tours including a Canadian tour with Protest The Hero and Crown Lands, and a UK tour with CHON. The band will be out in support of their new album “The Unheavenly Creatures,“ which will be released on October 5.

Canadian tour with Protest The Hero and Crown Lands:

09/12 Vancouver, BC – Commodore Ballroom
09/14 Edmonton, AB – Shaw Conference Centre
09/15 Calgary, AB – MacEwan Hall
09/16 Saskatoon, SK – O’Brian’s Event Centre
09/18 Winnipeg, MB – Burton Cummings Theatre
09/20 Toronto, ON – Rebel Complex
09/21 Montreal, QC – L’Olympia
09/22 Quebec City, QC – L’Imperial Bell

UK tour with CHON:

10/09 Cardiff, UK – Y-Plas
10/10 Glasgow, UK – SWG3
10/12 Newcastle, UK – O2 Academy
10/13 Manchester, UK – Manchester Academy
10/14 Birmingham, UK – O2 Academy
10/16 London, UK – Roundhouse