For as long as he can remember, Chuck has been crazy about rock and roll. His first concert was Def Leppard at the age of 6 - and the rest, as they say, is history. He's been on-air for one of the biggest rock radio stations in the country (you can call him F 'Em Up Chuck) and now he's enjoying life living in New York City. Keep on rockin' in the free world!
Metallica Unleash Studio Demo Version of New Song ‘Lords of Summer’
Metallica fans around the world rejoiced on March 16 as the legendary rock band unveiled their first new song since the 'Beyond Magnetic' EP was released in 2011. 'Lords of Summer' debuted in Bogota, Colombia as the sixth song in the band's set. Now, just a few days later, fans have been blessed wit…
Staind’s Aaron Lewis Offers His Thoughts on Guitarist Mike Mushok Joining Newsted
Staind frontman Aaron Lewis has been busy as of late focusing on his original country music. With his focus away from Staind, another member of the band, guitarist Mike Mushok, joined forces with Jason Newsted's metal outfit earlier this year. Since that announcement, Lewis hasn't said much about Mu…
64-Year-Old Diana Nyad Swims From Cuba to Florida in 53 Hours
For the first time in history, a swimmer has endured the 103-mile route from Havana, Cuba to Key West, Florida, without the assistance of a shark cage. That swimmer, 64-year-old Diana Nyad, began her quest on Saturday, August 31, and finished around 53 hours later on Labor Day.
Metallica Crush Voodoo Fest in New Orleans – Concert Review + Exclusive Photo Gallery
In a turn that surprised many fans, it was announced a few weeks ago that Metallica were adding one more show to their 2012 touring itinerary, a schedule that initially ended with the band's performance at Outside Lands in San Francisco. However, the band answered the call to take over Green Day's s…
Kirk Hammett Dishes on Next Metallica Album, 3D Film and 2013 Orion Music Festival
Kirk Hammett, lead shredder for Metallica, is a busy man. From writing and releasing his first book that chronicles his massive collection of horror movie memorabilia to filming a 3D movie with his bandmates, Hammett doesn't seem like he's slowing down anytime soon.
Rob Zombie + Marilyn Manson Bring ‘Twins of Evil’ Tour to New York City
Even though their tour stopped in New York City a couple of weeks shy of Halloween, the 'Twins of Evil' made fans feel like it was indeed All Hallow's Eve. Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson put together two blistering sets at New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom on Wednesday, Oct. 17…
Metallica Release Official Jigsaw Puzzles for ‘Master of Puppets’ + ‘…And Justice for All’
Metallica fans who are looking for something to do this weekend, look no further. Metalheads can get their hands on the two latest items available in Metallica's official online store: jigsaw puzzles. That's right, after you crank up your favorite 'Tallica record, clear the table and …
Kirk Hammett Excited for Metallica’s Headlining Set at Voodoo Music Festival
On the heels of learning that Metallica will be taking over Green Day's headlining gig at the 2012 Voodoo Music + Arts Experience in New Orleans, Loudwire had the chance to catch up with 'Tallica axeman Kirk Hammett. This will be Metallica's first concert in New Orleans since 2008, so…
Mark Tremonti Crushes New York City With Assist From Wolfgang Van Halen
Playing his first New York City solo show, Mark Tremonti came across as a seasoned frontman. Leading his latest outfit, Tremonti, the guitarist for Creed and Alter Bridge was in the spotlight last night (Sept. 12) at NYC's Highline Ballroom, and his fans couldn't have been happier.