Anthrax bassist Frank Bello is our latest guest for 'Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?' In what turned into one of our best Wikipedia segments to date, Bello sets the record straight about his beginnings with Anthrax, the band's first European tour being interrupted by the Chernobyl nuclear meltdown, being pressured to change Anthrax's name, mourning the death of 'Dimebag' Darrell Abbott + more.
In addition to being Escape the Fate‘s lead singer, Craig Mabbitt is a diehard viewer of ‘The Walking Dead.’ For Season 4 of the hit AMC show, Mabbitt has signed on to write an exclusive recap of each episode for Loudwire. Check out his rundown of the season finale, Episode 16, below:
This finale starts off answering one of my biggest questions for the end if the season: What's to become of Daryl?
Tomorrow (April 5, 2014), will be the 20th anniversary of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain's death. The music of Nirvana has remained timeless over the past two decades, influencing an entire new generation of musicians. In this celebration of Cobain's life, we asked some of rock and metal's finest artists to name their favorite Nirvana song.
Life of Agony are back! The veteran metallers have announced a reunion after confirming in 2012 that they had split. The band recently revealed a one-off performance at the Alcatraz Hard Rock and Metal Festival in Kortrijk, Belgium on Aug. 8, but now they've added a few more festival dates where fans can see them this summer.
Whether you’ve seen Stars in Stereo on tour with Bullet for My Valentine, Halestorm, P.O.D. or Flyleaf, it’s likely that the band has come through your town at least once. This California rock outfit has toured from coast to coast on their first record and now they are gearing up for the release of their follow up disc. We recently had the chance to speak with guitarist Jordan McGraw who revealed the title of their new album, the aptly monikered ‘Leave Your Mark.’
Guest blogger Neil Sanderson of Three Days Grace checks in each month with an exclusive column for Loudwire. In this piece, Sanderson gives us some insight on the early work for the band's next album, their plans for documenting the studio process and he also shares some thoughts on the recent Juno Awards and Korn's guitarist Brian 'Head' Welch. Check out his latest blog contribution below: