Day in Rock Report for 06/06/2022
Jackson Browne has released a music video for his song "Minutes To Downtown." The track comes from his 2021 album "Down Hill From Everywhere" and the new video was directed by his son Ryan.
Browne had this to say, "The song is about wanting to be somewhere else, but for whatever reasons, you're tied to the place where you live and the things you do. (read more)
The Aristocrats have released a music video for their new song "Stupid 7" to celebrate the release of their new album, "The Aristocrats With Primuz Chamber Orchestra."
The album is a collaboration between the supergroup (guitarist Guthrie Govan, bassist Bryan Beller and drummer Marco Minnemann) and the Primuz Chamber Orchestra reimaging tracks from the group's catalog. (read more)
Lamb Of God have announced that they will be releasing their new album, "Omens," on October 7th and launching a headline tour featuring support from Killswitch Engage.
The new album was produced by longtime collaborator Josh Wilbur (Korn, Megadeth), and the band will be releasing their first single from the effort, "Nevermore", this Friday, June 10th. (read more)
(hennemusic) Guns N' Roses rocked the AC/DC classic, "Walk All Over You", during a June 4 performance in Lisbon, Portugal, and fan-filmed video of the song has surfaced online.
The track from AC/DC's 1979 album, "Highway To Hell", was featured during the opening night of the band's 16-date European tour, which will mix headline shows with festival appearances at the Sweden Rock Festival and France's Hellfest before it wraps up in Hanover, Germany on July 15. (read more)
(hennemusic) Queen and Adam Lambert opened Queen Elizabeth's Platinum Jubilee concert at Buckingham Palace on June 4th and video footage has been shared online.
As part of the Queen's anniversary marking 70 years of service to the people of the United Kingdom, the Realms and the Commonwealth, Queen and Lambert kicked off the event with a trio of classic tracks (read more)
System of a Down's Serj Tankian has shared a music video for his brand new folk/classical single titled "Amber," which is sung in his native Armenian language and will be released this Wednesday, June 8, to audiences worldwide.
It was written with Tankian's cultural homeland in mind. The song title "Amber" (pronounced 'ahm-be'r') actually means 'clouds' in Armenian and is allegorical in context. (read more)
(hennemusic) Metallica performed their 2016 track, "Hardwired", at the Bottlerock Napa Valley festival in Napa, CA on May 27, and the band are sharing footage from the event.
The band opened the US festival appearance with the song after delivering its 2022 debut during a May 12 concert in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, which also served as the final date of a South American tour. (read more)
The 35th anniversary of Motley Crue's 'Girls, Girls, Girls' album is being celebrated by the syndicated radio show In The Studio With Redbeard: The Stories Behind History's Greatest Rock Bands.
Redbeard had this to say about the episode, "Life can't always be big issues and brain surgery, which is precisely why the world needed Motley Crue and Girls, Girls, Girls in mid-1987 to report in from the 'Wild Side' while marauding through North America 'All in The Name of Rock'. Peaking at #2 on Billboard Album Sales chart, Girls, Girls, Girls would eventually equal their preceding mega-seller Theatre of Pain with another four million copies sold. The always eyebrow-raising Nikki Sixx and hilarious Vince Neil are my guests In the Studio on the thirty-fifth anniversary of the album's release. (read more)