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An expanded band lineup and festival experience has been announced for the third annual Monster Energy’s Welcome To Rockville - April 27th and 28th 2013 - at Jacksonville’s scenic Metropolitan Park along the beautiful St. Johns River.
As part of the enhanced festival weekend, Monster Energy’s Welcome To Rockville will also feature the “Corona Light presents the Downtown Rockville Experience” -a Friday, April 26 pre-party and two after-parties on Saturday, April 27. Admission to the parties is FREE. The Friday, April 26 pre-party will feature Saliva with Evergreen Terrace at Underbelly in Jacksonville.
The Saturday, April 27 after parties include DJ Monk with special guests at 1904 Music Hall in Jacksonville, and Icey and Robert Goodman at Underbelly in Jacksonville. For full details, visit this location. More...
The horniest purveyors of heavy metal, Steel Panther, will be spreading various venereal diseases across America starting this coming April, 2013.
Tickets will officially go on sale starting Friday, March 1st and the currently announced dates are below. Steel Panther will be performing in support of latest full-length "Balls Out" (reviewed here).
April 14 2013: Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle
April 16 2013: Philadelphia, PA – Theatre of Living Arts
April 17 2013: Boston, MA – Paradise Rock Club
April 19 2013: Clifton Park, NY – Upstate Concert Hall
April 20 2013: Hampton Beach, NH – Hampton Beach Casino
April 23 2013: New York, NY – Irving Plaza
April 24 2013: Huntington, NY – The Paramount
April 25 2013: Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE
April 26 2013: Stroudsburg, PA – The Sherman Theatre
April 29 2013: Ft Lauderdale, FL – Culture Room
May 1 2013: Nashville, TN – Marathon Music Works
May 3 2013: Richmond, VA – The National
May 16 2013: Toronto, ON – The Sound Academy More...
This year, the third annual Monster Energy’s "Welcome To Rockville" festival expands to two days - April 27 & 28, 2013 - at Jacksonville’s scenic Metropolitan Park along the St. Johns River.
The event will feature headlining performances from Alice In Chains and Limp Bizkit, as well as Jacksonville legends Lynyrd Skynyrd. The lineup for Welcome To Rockville also includes: 3 Doors Down, Shinedown, Stone Sour, Three Days Grace, Papa Roach, Bullet For My Valentine, Halestorm, Buckcherry, Hollywood Undead, Skillet, All That Remains, Device (featuring David Draiman from Disturbed), Asking Alexandria, Escape The Fate, Filter, In This Moment, Steel Panther, Motionless In White, Pop Evil, Otherwise, Saving Abel, Nonpoint, Red, Young Guns, Thousand Foot Krutch, Gemini Syndrome, Girl On Fire, and more.
A special Monster Energy’s Welcome To Rockville ticket presale will take place on Tuesday, January 29th and Wednesday, January 30th at select Metro PCS stores. No ticket service fees will be charged during the presale. The regular ticket onsale begins Friday, February 1 at 10am EST at this location, all Ticketmaster locations, and select Metro PCS stores. Two-day General Admission tickets will be just $99.50 plus service fees and single day General Admission tickets will be $54.50 plus service fees. A limited number of two-day VIP tickets and hotel packages will also be available.
"After selling out the last two years of Monster Energy’s Welcome To Rockville, I now see that the city is ready to bring a full-fledged two-day rock festival to downtown Jacksonville and make it a staple in North Florida music for years to come,” says Danny Wimmer of Danny Wimmer Presents. “We have great radio partners at ROCK 104.5 and X102.9 providing amazing support to the city and event which will make this year’s festival more massive than ever." More...
American rock festival Rock On The Range - which has expanded to three days this year - will hit hard with performances from some of rock’s biggest names. Pre-sale tickets are available at this location.
The 2013 line-up features Soundgarden, Alice In Chains, Smashing Pumpkins, Korn, Bush, Stone Sour, Three Days Grace, Papa Roach, Cheap Trick, Bullet For My Valentine, Volbeat, Lamb Of God, Skillet, A Day To Remember, Buckcherry, Halestorm, Hollywood Undead, All That Remains, Device (with David Draiman), Steel Panther, Sevendust, Sick Puppies, Asking Alexandria, Pop Evil, In Flames, Clutch, In This Moment, Black Veil Brides, The Sword, Ghost, Motionless In White, Red, Deuce, Middle Class Rut, Big Wreck, Oleander, Otherwise, Red Line Chemistry, Young Guns, Thousand Foot Krutch, Mindset Evolution, Tracer, Beware Of Darkness, Heaven's Basement, American Fangs, Love And Death, Gemini Syndrome, and more.
“We're really looking forward to returning to Rock On The Range with a batch of brand new killer Alice tunes to play for everyone!” says Jerry Cantrell, Alice In Chains.
“Head is back!!,” says Korn’s Jonathan Davis. “Rock On The Range is going to start it all off!! Get ready, we are going to hit it hard!!”
“Bush are thrilled to be playing Rock On The Range with such great bands,” says Bush’s Gavin Rosdale. “We look forward to seeing you all out there.” More...
This week a look at video’s by Reverence, Nasty Habit, Johnny Roadkill, Europe, Diehard Dolls, and a special bonus from Steel Panther. Let’s get started! More...
During my weekly surf for new bands, videos, and porn I sometimes come across something that forces me to look deeper and say, “Is this for real?” This was my reaction when stumbling upon Sisters Doll. I still don’t have a definitive answer other than this band lies somewhere in between Cinderella, Alice Cooper, The Backstreet Boys, and Steel Panther. More...
Artisan News has posted a new brief video interview online with Steel Panther, which can be viewed below.
Michael Starr and Satchel of Steel Panther talk to Artisan News about providing a necessary community service to fans and share their vast knowledge and guidance on pertinent issues, like Pass the Hag. Steel Panther is out now with the new album "Balls Out" (reviewed here).
Glam parody/tribute band Steel Panther has posted a video clip online of the band performing an acoustic version of the song "Weenie Ride" at this year's edition of Download Festival, which can be viewed below. "Weenie Ride" is taken off the band's latest album "Balls Out" (reviewed here).
The boys from Steel Panther sat down with Brian Adler from Adlercast to discuss group and sex and BVS: Big Vagina Syndrome. Check out the video interview below.
In the parody/tribute band's first ever headline tour of Australia, Steel Panther is primed for an all-out assault on the senses with Michael Starr commenting "I can't wait to get my balls out in some fresh Australian air!" and Stixx adding "I can't wait to come to Australia and rock all the genitals off your women then they'll know what America tastes like!"
Check out a video teaser of Steel Panther's upcoming Australian tour dates below. In other news, Steel Panther also recently posted an informative video explaining the different type of band groupies, which can be viewed here.
Steel Panther's Michael Starr and Lexxi Foxx shared their wisdom and experiences with Fuse TV about the various types of rock & roll groupies. Check out the video clip below. Steel Panther is out now with the new album "Balls Out" (reviewed here).
Linea Rock has posted a new video interview with Satchel from Steel Panther shot in Italy, in which he talks about how the band is going to "rock some balls and some vaginas" during live shows. Check out the filthy interview (and it's questionable band creation timeline) in the player below. Steel Panther has been touring in support of the band's new album "Balls Out" (reviewed here).
Berlin Metal TV has posted a video interview online with Michael Starr and Lexxy Foxxx of Steel Panther, in which they talk about their European tour, women's and men's roles in society and problems with conservative Christians. Plus: 20 German words for vagina read by Steel Panther! Check out the clip below.
Steel Panther, which recently posted its own impromptu roast of Zakk Wylde online, has confirmed the band's biggest U.K. headlining tour to date this November 2012. The band is touring in support of the second album "Balls Out" (reviewed here), which was released at the end of last year. Dates are as follows:
MONDAY 5 NOTTINGHAM ROCK CITY
TUESDAY 6 WOLVERHAMPTON CIVIC HALL
WEDNESDAY 7 O2 ACADEMY NEWCASTLE
FRIDAY 9 EDINBURGH CORN EXCHANGE
SATURDAY 10 O2 APOLLO MANCHESTER
SUNDAY 11 NORWICH UEA
TUESDAY 13 O2 ACADEMY BRISTOL
WEDNESDAY 14 SOUTHAMPTON GUILDHALL
THURSDAY 15 HAMMERSMITH APOLLO
Tickets go on sale 9am Friday 30th March 2012 priced at £19.50 LONDON / £17.00 REGIONALLY (subject to booking fee) and available from this location.
Just For Fun
While they couldn't make it in person, the big haired lads from Steel Panther couldn't turn down the opportunity to let Zakk Wylde have it at the first-ever Guitar World Rock & Roll Roast back in January.
The boys in Steel Panther sent in a video roast for Zakk, which is NSFW, to say the least. Check it out below.
Legendary U.K. metal band Saxon announced that the band will perform at this year's Download Festival in Donnington this year, which runs from June 8-10, 2012. The band will play the main stage on Saturday, June 9, 2012 with Metallica and Tenacious D.
Saxon's announcement reads as follows:
"Back in Donington! We are more than happy to announce that Saxon will perform on the mighty Download festival in UK!
"After the superior performances in 2008 & 2010 and the legendary gig in 1980 (which was recorded and released as a bonus disc on the latest Saxon album 'Call To Arms') and the storming gig in 1982, Saxon will rock the main stage together with bands like Metallica, Tenacious D, Steel Panther and and and...
"This will be the 5th Saxon appearance in Donington! Follow the call to arms and march to the holy grounds of Castle Donington to celebrate another powerful and great Saxon show!"
For the full lineup for Download, check out the tour poster here: More...
Steel Panther has confirmed the release of the single “17 Girls In A Row” to coincide with the glam metal parody/tribute band's almost sold out U.K. tour this Spring. The single will be released via Universal Records on April 2nd, 2012. The track is taken from the band's second album "Balls Out" (reviewed here), which was released in October.
Steel Panther will be returning to the U.K. in March 2012 for a headlining tour. The March 2012 dates are as follows:
TUESDAY 27 MARCH O2 ACADEMY BIRMINGHAM – SOLD OUT
WEDNESDAY 28 MARCH O2 ACADEMY GLASGOW
FRIDAY 30 MARCH MANCHESTER ACADEMY – SOLD OUT
SATURDAY 31 MARCH O2 ACADEMY BRIXTON
The band, comprised of Michael Starr (vocals), Satchel (guitar), Lexxi Foxxx (bass) and Stix Zadinia (drums), will embark on its first trip to Australia later this year (Soundwave 2012), return to the U.K. for another tour, and play the main stage at Download this June.
In honor of Valentine's Day, Steel Panther also recently posted a video online breaking up with your girlfriend so you don't have to.
The organisers of Britain's Download Festival has announced a further five bands for this years edition of the event. Metalcore outfit Killswitch Engage has confirmed, as have NOFX, Nightwish, Shinedown and Black Veil Brides. The festival will take place June 8th - 10th at Donington Park in the United Kingdom.
The lineup is now as follows:
The Prodigy (Headliners)
Black Sabbath (Headliners)
As I Lay Dying
August Burns Red
Black Label Society
Black Veil Brides
Chase and Status
Devin Townsend Project
Five Finger Death Punch
Lamb Of God
Ugly Kid Joe
You Me At Six
Steel Panther stopped by Fuse to tape this public service video where the band dumps your girl/boyfriend for you (since you don't have the coconuts to do it yourself). Send it this Valentine's Day to that special someone you want kicked to the curb.
Last week the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) banned a promotional poster used by the band Steel Panther. The poster featured a woman with her eyes closed with one hand on her crotch while two silver balls dangled between her legs. A group shot of the band is on the bottom of the poster. The ASA found this “overtly sexual” and “suggestive of an orgasm.” The band has released a statement explaining the 80s retro look and tongue-in-cheek message; however, the ASA ruling stands and use of the poster in public areas has been banned. More...