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Avenged Sevenfold cover Pink Floyd

Posted in hardrock, heavy, metal, News, rock, rockalyrics with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on 16 October, 2017 by rockalyrics

Avenged Sevenfold cover Pink Floyd
It’s the latest in a line of classic rock covers that the band has revealed will be included in a deluxe edition of its most recent studio album, The Stage. It’s set for release on Dec. 15 and is available for pre-order now. “This is the song that started us down the rabbit hole with our recent cover recordings,”… Avenged Sevenfold cover Pink Floyd.


Axl Rose greates vocal range

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , on 31 May, 2014 by rockalyrics

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A new study finds that Guns N’ Roses frontman Axl Rose has the greatest vocal range among a host of popular singers including acclaimed pop stars Mariah Carey, Christina Aguilera and Beyonce. On the other end of the spectrum, some of today’s most popular pop and country stars landed at the bottom of the vocal range chart… more about Axl Rose new.

King Crimson return confirmed

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , , , on 26 September, 2013 by rockalyrics

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Robert Fripp has confirmed King Crimson will return next year, as a long-running dispute with a record label nears its solution. In 2009 he decided to call a halt to the band’s proceedings because he felt he couldn’t concentrate on creating new music while working through legal wrangles… more about King Crimson new.

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A Perfect Circle reunion

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , on 13 September, 2010 by rockalyrics

A Perfect Circle
The worst kept secret in rock and roll has been made official: A Perfect Circle have reunited. Josh Freese and Billy Howerdel let the cat out of the bag back in August that the band planned to reform and today they announced a short fall tour and TV appearance. more info!.

Mike Portnoy leaves Dream Theater

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , on 9 September, 2010 by rockalyrics

Mike Portnoy

Mike Portnoy dropped a bombshell on Dream Theater fans on Wednesday, announcing that he is leaving the group after 25 years.
Portnoy is currently playing with Avenged Sevenfold, taking the place of drummer James “The Rev” Sullivan who was found dead in his home last December. more info!.

Duff McKagan new album ready

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , on 4 September, 2010 by rockalyrics

Duff McKagan

Duff McKagan (Guns N´ Roses/Velvet Revolver) has informed fans in his Seattle Weekly column that not only has his band Loaded gone with a different producer for their new album, but they are done with the album and are ready to find a label to release it. more info!.

Green Day recording new album

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , on 1 September, 2010 by rockalyrics

Green Day

Green Day reportedly recording a new song during a recent concert which is set to be included on a new live album. During Green Day´s Saturday night stop in Denver, Colorado, frontman Billie Joe Armstrong announced that the band were recording the show for a forthcoming live album. more info!.

Vince Clarke, depeche mode co-founder, works again with Martin Gore

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , on 31 August, 2010 by rockalyrics


The chief songwriter for Depeche Mode’s first album is collaborating with the man who took over songwriting duties in the group after he left. Martin Gore is collaborating again with his Depeche Mode co-founder Vince Clarke. more info!.

Down ‘Diary of a mad band’ DVD gets release date, at last…

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , on 30 August, 2010 by rockalyrics


The delayed Down DVD documentary now has a release date. It appears that the much-delayed DVD from New Orleans supergroup Down has ironed out its problems and will now be released on October 5th. more info!.

Ben Harper, Joseph Arthur and Dhani Harrison supagroup!

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , on 28 August, 2010 by rockalyrics

Fistful Of Mercy

Ben Harper, Joseph Arthur and Beatle progeny Dhani Harrison have joined forces to form a new band, Fistful of Mercy. The group was apparently formed after Harper met Harrison at a Los Angeles skate park. more info!.