Do Album Sales Matter?

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

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Mumford & Sons will reportedly sell 600,000 copies of their new album, Read More

Rockstar Uproar Festival releases first tour dates

Monday, June 13th, 2011



The 2011 Rockstar Uproar Festival, featuring headliners Avenged Sevenfold and Three Days Grace, has released the initial tour dates. The whole thing starts on August 26th in Camden, NJ and will end on October 15th. Other acts of note that will be making your ears bleed this summer include Seether, Sevendust, Bullet for My Valentine, Escape the Fate and more. Tickets for most of the shows go on sale starting June 17th at Livenation.com. The first dates are down below… Read More

Avenged Sevenfold headlining Rockstar Uproar festival

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011



The line up for this year’s Rockstar Uproar festival has been announced and Avenged Sevenfold is leading the pack this year as headliner for the second time in a row. Besides A7X, Three Days Grace, Seether, Bullet for my Valentine and Escape the Fate will be this year’s main stage bands. As for the second stage, Sevendust will be the headliner… Read More

System of a Down, Linkin Park headlining Download Festival

Tuesday, January 25th, 2011



It’s the festival in the UK that isn’t Glastonbury and one where you may have to kick a few asses to have an exceptional time.

The Download Festival, which runs from June 10-12 in Donington Park, UK, revealed their line up and the headliners are quite big catches. While Linkin Park will get their fair share of fans, System Of A Down… Read More

Avenged Sevenfold announce new drummer

Thursday, January 20th, 2011



Avenged Sevenfold have revealed the identity of their new drummer. Meet Arin Ilejay.

Ilejay is the former drummer of L.A. metal band, Confide. He now replaces Mike Portnoy as the man behind the kit for A7X. The band posted the announcement at their official website and it said the following:

We recently asked several friends who knew Jimmy and his style, and also knew our music and each… Read More

Avenged Sevenfold part with Portnoy

Monday, December 20th, 2010



Remember when Avenged Sevenfold brought Dream Theater drummer Mike Portnoy on to tour with them this past summer after he recorded drums on their new album Nightmare? Those days are officially over.

Portnoy posed on his Facebook page that he and A7X have parted ways.… Read More

RiO!B episode – December 20, 2010

Monday, December 20th, 2010



Paramore members quit

Avenged Sevenfold and Mike Portnoy split

Motorhead announce tour dates
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Avenged Sevenfold part with Portnoy

Monday, December 20th, 2010



Remember when Avenged Sevenfold brought Dream Theater drummer Mike Portnoy on to tour with them this past summer after he recorded drums on their new album Nightmare? Those days are officially over.

Portnoy posed on his Facebook… Read More

RiO!B episode – November 17, 2010

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010



The Beatles are on iTunes

Stream… Read More

RiO!B episode – November 17, 2010

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010



The Beatles are on iTunes

Stream… Read More