Trans-Siberian Orchestra 2017: The Ghosts of Christmas Eve

The annual Christmas phenomenon known as the Trans-Siberian Orchestra is doing their annual Christmas tour, and like all the other tours they have done in the last 17 years, people pack the arenas to see them. The band has gotten ...

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Daydream XI – The Circus of The Tattered and Torn (Album review)

By Joel Barrios, Photos from the Pit’s Top Reviewer I’ve said numerous times that am very far from being the pro-metal advocate I once was. There’s nothing essentially wrong with the sub-genre, other than the clear majority of the bands ...

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Watch STYX new live video for “Radio Silence”, off their album “The Mission”

Styx have released a video featuring a performance of their track “Radio Silence” that was recorded live on Aug. 19 in Syracuse, N.Y., during their United We Rock tour with REO Speedwagon and Don Felder. The video, which you can ...

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FRANCK CARDUCCI premieres new video for song “Closer to Irreversible”

French multi-instrumentalist (bass, piano, guitar, drums, etc.) and composer Franck Carducci has revealed his new video for the song “Closer to Irreversible”, coming off his 2015 album “Torn Apart”, which features a guitar solo by none other than Steve Hackett. ...

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MARTY FRIEDMAN Releases Personal Music Video For ‘Miracle’, a song from his latest album “Wall of Sound”

“Miracle”, the new video from Marty Friedman, can be seen below. The song tells the story of the former MEGADETH guitarist’s personal journey from an everyday kid to virtuoso through a series of candid home videos and photos from the ...

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Announce Dates For St. Patrick’s Day Tour 2018 With Openers Agnostic Front & Bim Skala Bim

  Dropkick Murphys have announced the dates for their headlining St. Patrick’s Day Tour 2018. Marking their first U.S. tour of the year, the run will kick off on February 24 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT and culminate with the band’s annual hometown run of Boston shows ...

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AVENGED SEVENFOLD To Release ‘Live At The Grammy Museum’ Acoustic Album

Avenged Sevenfold may be ramping up to the release of The Stage deluxe edition on Dec. 15, but believe it or not there will be yet another Avenged offering coming to fans just prior to that. The group just announced ...

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MACHINE HEAD releases making of “Catharsis” video

Behind-the-scenes footage from the making of “Catharsis”, the new video from San Francisco Bay Area metallers MACHINE HEAD, can be seen below. The song is the title track of the band’s ninth full-length album, which will be released on January ...

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ANGRA announces the release of new album “ØMNI” on February 16th and reveals lyric video for song “Travelers of Time”

2018 marks the beginning of yet another era in Angra’s history. At age 26, the band shows motivation and strength like never before. Not even the sometimes uncertain trajectory was able to take away the focus, determination and inspiration of ...

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Josh Ward: The Return of Real Country Music

It seems that for years I have heard country music lovers from all over ask what has happened to their music that they grew up with and loved so much. I have also heard them talk about how they are ...

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