Alice Cooper To Release “A Paranormal Evening At The Olympia Paris” In August

Alice Cooper has announced that he will be releasing a new live album called “A Paranormal Evening At The Olympia Paris” on August 31. The effort was recorded on December 7, 2017 at the Olympia in Paris, France, and it will be available as a 2CD digipak, a 2LP gatefold (white and red LP), and digitally.

Track Listing:


1. Brutal Planet
2. No More Mr. Nice Guy
3. Under My Wheels
4. Department of Youth
5. Pain
6. Billion Dollar Babies
7. The World Needs Guts
8. Woman of Mass Distraction
9. Poison
10. Halo of Flies


1. Feed My Frankenstein
2. Cold Ethyl
3. Only Women Bleed
4. Paranoiac Personality
5. Ballad of Dwight Fry
6. Killer/I Love the Dead themes
7. I’m Eighteen
8. School’s Out


Tarja Turunen (Ex-Nightwish) To Release “Act II” In July

Tarja Turunen (ex-Nightwish) has announced that her new live release “Act II” will be available on July 27. The effort will include two parts. The first part will feature a show she did at London’s Metropolis Studios, two months before the release of “The Shadow Self.” The second part was recorded on November 29, 2016, at Milan’s Teatro della Luna Allago, and it features tracks from all four of Tarja’s solo albums, as well as a cover of Muse’s “Supremacy.” Here’s the formats: 2CD digipak, 3LP, DVD, Blu-ray, limited edition mediabook 2CD/2Blu-ray, and digital. The Blu-ray package will also come with two full live shows filmed at Hellfest in France and the Woodstock Festival in Poland.

Vixen To Release “Live Fire” In July

Vixen have announced that they will be releasing “Live Fire” on July 6 via Rat Pak Records. The effort will come with 12 live tracks that were recorded at Chicago’s Arcada Theater last year. It will also come with a new studio version of “You Ought to Know By Now” and a new studio acoustic version “Edge Of A Broken Heart.” Various pre-order options can be found HERE.

“Live Fire” Track Listing:

01. “Rev It Up” (Live)
02. “How Much Love” (Live)
03. “One Night Alone” (Live)
04. “Cryin'” (Live)
05. “Meet The Band” (Live)
06. “Rock Me” (Live)
07. “Streets In Paradise” (Live)
08. “I Don’t Need No Doctor” (Live)
09. “Love Is A Killer” (Live)
10. “Love Made Me” (Live)
11. “Big Brother” (Live) *previously unreleased*
12. “Edge of A Broken Heart” (Live)

Bonus Tracks:

13. “You Ought To Know By Now” (New Studio Version)
14. “Edge of A Broken Heart” (New Studio Acoustic Version)

Animals As Leaders Premiere “The Brain Dance” Live Video, Stream “Live 2017” In Full

Animals As Leaders‘ new live set “Live 2017” was officially released today (May 11). You can find a stream of that below, along with a new live video for “The Brain Dance.”

Mr. Big To Release “Live From Milan” In July

Mr. Big have revealed the details for their new live release “Live From Milan.” The effort will be available on July 13 on 2CD+Blu-ray combo pack, 3xLP, and MP3 (audio only). The set was recorded in Milan, Italy, and it features one of the late Pat Torpey’s final performances.

Track listing:

Disc 1:

01. “Daddy, Brother, Lover, Little Boy”
02. “American Beauty”
03. “Undertow”
04. “Alive And Kickin'”
05. “Temperamental”
06. “Just Take My Heart”
07. “Take Cover”
08. “Green-Tinted Sixties Mind”
09. “Everybody Needs A Little Trouble”
10. “Price You Gotta Pay”
11. “Paul’s Solo”
12. “Open Your Eyes”
13. “Wild World”
14. “Damn I’m In Love Again”

Disc 2:

01. “Rock And Roll Over”
02. “Around The World”
03. “Billy’s Solo”
04. “Addicted To That Rush”
05. “To Be With You”
06. “1992”
07. “Colorado Bulldog”
08. “Defying Gravity”


01. “Daddy, Brother, Lover, Little Boy”
02. “American Beauty”
03. “Undertow”
04. “Alive And Kickin'”
05. “Temperamental”
06. “Just Take My Heart”
07. “Take Cover”
08. “Green-Tinted Sixties Mind”
09. “Everybody Needs A Little Trouble”
10. “Price You Gotta Pay”
11. “Paul’s Solo”
12. “Open Your Eyes”
13. “Wild World”
14. “Damn I’m In Love Again”
15. “Rock And Roll Over”
16. “Around The World”
17. “Billy’s Solo”
18. “Addicted To That Rush”
19. “To Be With You”
20. “1992”
21. “Colorado Bulldog”
22. “Defying Gravity”

The Darkness To Release “Live At Hammersmith” In June

The Darkness have announced that they will be releasing a new live album titled “Live At Hammersmith” on June 15. The effort features the band’s December 10, 2017 “Tour De Prance” show, which was held at the Eventim Hammersmith Apollo in London. Frontman Justin Hawkins commented:

“The Darkness is untamed. It cannot be caged. Some very clever recording engineers have discovered a way to capture its essence; all that remains is for us to release it back into the wild. Life is about experiences, not possessions. This is your opportunity to possess the experience of The Darkness live, as perceived by your ears, leaving your eyes free to scan the road ahead for obstacles, or to watch Emmerdale with the sound off, or to mould clay, or to darn socks, or to look at the beautiful artwork in this magnificent gatefold. Release yourself into The Darkness ‘Live At Hammersmith’.”

“Live At Hammersmith” Track Listing:

01. “Open Fire”
02. “Love Is Only A Feeling”
03. “Southern Trains”
04. “Black Shuck”
05. “One Way Ticket”
06. “Givin’ Up”
07. “All The Pretty Girls”
08. “Barbarian”
09. “Buccaneers Of Hispaniola”
10. “Friday Night”
11. “Makin’ Out”
12. “Every Inch Of You”
13. “Solid Gold”
14. “Stuck In A Rut”
15. “Get Your Hands Off My Woman”
16. “Growing On Me”
17. “Japanese Prisoner Of Love”
18. “Christmas Time (Don’t Let The Bells End)”
19. “I Believe In A Thing Called Love”

Fates Warning To Release “Live Over Europe” In June

Fates Warning will release a new live album titled “Live Over Europe” on June 29 via InsideOut Music. The effort will feature recordings from eight different cities including: Aschaffenburg, Germany; Belgrade, Serbia; Thessaloniki and Athens, Greece; Rome and Milan, Italy; Budapest, Hungary and Ljubljana, Slovenia. It will be available as a limited 2CD mediabook, a gatefold 3LP + bonus-2CD set, and digitally.

“Live Over Europe” Track Listing:

CD 1:

01. “From The Rooftops”
02. “Life In Still Water”
03. “One”
04. “Pale Fire”
05. “Seven Stars”
06. “SOS”
07. “Pieces Of Me”
08. “Firefly”
09. “The Light And Shade Of Things”
10. “Wish”
11. “Another Perfect Day”
12. “Silent Cries”
13. “And Yet It Moves”

CD 2:

01. “Still Remains”
02. “Nothing Left To Say”
03. “Acquiescence”
04. “The Eleventh Hour”
05. “Point Of View”
06. “Falling”
07. “A Pleasant Shade Of Gray, Pt. IX”
08. “Through Different Eyes”
09. “Monument”
10. “Eye To Eye”