Taylor Hawkins has a full plate this year. The drummer is currently promoting the self-titled debut disc from his new band, The Birds of Satan, while also balancing the recording of the next Foo Fighters album. Hawkins took a few minutes out of his busy schedule to talk about The Birds of Satan and the current Foo Fighters status with 'Loudwire Nights' host Full Metal Jackie. Check out the chat below.
Seether recently announced that the band's sixth studio album, 'Isolate and Medicate,' will arrive on July 1. And shortly after making the announcement, frontman Shaun Morgan, bassist Dale Stewart and drummer John Humphrey spoke with 'Loudwire Nights' host Full Metal Jackie about the new disc. Check out the chat below.
It's on! Five Finger Death Punch and Volbeat are known for bringing great live shows to their fans, and the two bands have just announced a co-headlining fall 2014 U.S. tour (see dates below). But that's not all! The trek will also feature support from Hellyeah and red-hot upstarts Nothing More, making it sure to be one of the top tours of 2014. Loudwire wants you to be there and we've teamed with the bands to offer you the chance to win tickets, plus get your hands on an autographed guitar.
This year has seen the breakout of The Pretty Reckless in the rock world. The band has enjoyed their first chart-topping single, 'Heaven Knows,' and quite a bit of success for their 'Going to Hell' album. 'Loudwire Nights' host Full Metal Jackie had a chance to catch up with The Pretty Reckless' Taylor Momsen and guitarist Ben Phillips, and they spoke about the recent success, the formation of the group and finding their sound. Check out the interview below:
Pop Evil are reaching new heights in their career, as their 'Onyx' album continues to generate hit singles. 'Loudwire Nights' host Full Metal Jackie recently caught up with Pop Evil frontman Leigh Kakaty, who spoke about the emotion generated by their current single and video, 'Torn to Pieces,' being from Michigan and how some of the state's music heroes have rubbed off on him. Check out Leigh Kakaty's chat with Full Metal Jackie below.
Saliva are back! After undergoing a singer switch with Bobby Amaru entering the group, the band is receiving positive early praise for their new album, 'Rise Up,' which just dropped this week. 'Loudwire Nights' host Full Metal Jackie recently spoke with Saliva drummer Paul Crosby about the revived energy in the band, their 'Rise Up' album and what the addition of Amaru has meant to the group. Check out Full Metal Jackie's chat with Saliva's Paul Crosby below:
How would you like to join Motorhead and a bunch of hard rock and metal's finest on the high seas this fall? Motorhead's Motorboat Cruise organizers have teamed up with 'Loudwire Nights With Full Metal Jackie,' Loudwire and Ultimate Classic Rock to provide you with a chance to be part of this amazing music event.
So, the Revolver Golden Gods awards are done and it was a a fairly awesome evening (for me anyway.) By now you've heard about the winners, so I wanted to give you a run down of what happened on the black carpet before the show. I was fortunate to interview celebrities, nominees and performers as they made their way across the carpet into the venue. I got there early and got my camera and sound guys set up in order to be ready for the 5PM kickoff.
Black Stone Cherry are on their way back with the new album 'Magic Mountain' due out May 6. Frontman Chris Robertson recently spoke with 'Loudwire Nights' host Full Metal Jackie about the disc and also talked about getting their start in Kentucky and what fans can expect from their upcoming live shows. Check out Full Metal Jackie's chat with Black Stone Cherry's Chris Robertson below.