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Below is our complete Steel Panther news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.
Steel Panther will be headed off for three tour dates in the U.K. later this month, but prior to their mini-tour the band members will be answering fan questions via a MySpace web chat on Wednesday, March 17th. To submit a question to the band ahead of the web-chat you can click here add your question as a comment. The band has stated that no question too risqué for the chat. Log on to MySpace.com at 5:30pm on March 17th to see the live chat.
Steel Panther's U.K. tour dates are as follows:
3/18 2010 - O2 Academy Newcastle
3/19 2010 - Brixton Academy London
3/20 2010 - O2 Academy Sheffield
The organisers of Belgium's Graspop Metal Meeting festival has announced that four more bands have now been added to the lineup. The biggest announcement is that Aerosmith will be headlining the event on the friday. Also joining them that day will be reunited California grungers Stone Temple Pilots. Industrial metal legends Fear Factory will be performing at the festival and so will Atlanta based metal outfit Mastodon, who are still touring in support of their critically acclaimed album, "Crack The Skye."
The lineup (in no particular order) is now as follows: More...
The organisers of Belgium's Graspop Metal Meeting festival has announced several more bands for this year's edition of the event. Among the latest acts are American thrash metal legends Slayer, British gothic metal veterans Paradise Lost, heavy metal icons Saxon and death metal legends Cannibal Corpse and Deicide. Also confirmed are Steel Panther, U.D.O., A Day To Remember, 36 Crazyfists, Atreyu, Between The Buried And Me, Unearth, Anathema and Rise To Remain. The festival will take place in the town of Dessel from June 25th - 27th.
The lineup is now as follows: More...
At a recent House of Blues show, Cuba Gooding Jr. was pulled up on stage to join
Steel Panther for Journey's "Don't Stop Believing." Check out the video from TMZ.com below.
In related band news, just in time for Valentine's Day, Steel Panther has answered the love and sex questions that fans submitted on Shockhound. Check it out that video after the jump. More...
At LAX, Axl Rose (GUNS N ROSES) got into a scuffle with a paparazzo that ended up with a few bloodied participants. Even with Rose flying to Taiwan there is still concern about whether he will be in the mood to perform, a question that had been raised earlier in the week when the rest of the band flew to the gig without the singer. It’s time to set the GNR Tour odds: 2:1 one gig is played; 3:1 the Asian tour is completed without incident and/or cancellations; 5:1 GNR makes it to their Canadian leg of the tour; 1:1 Axl self destructs at some point during the tour. Technically, for those that had self destruction, you can now collect your winnings… More...
Steel Panther has confirmed they will release a Christmas single entitled “Sexy Santa” on December 13th. The track will be released as a download only with the following tracklisting:
1 – Sexy Santa
2 – Party All Day (F**k All Night) (album version featuring Justin Hawkins)
Hot on the heels of a sold out UK tour this September, Steel Panther will be back in the UK to play three shows in March 2010. Here are those tour dates:
THURSDAY, MARCH 18 - O2 ACADEMY NEWCASTLE
FRIDAY, MARCH 19 - O2 ACADEMY BRIXTON
SATURDAY, MARCH 20 - O2 ACADMEY SHEFFIELD
Tickets are priced at £16.00 in London and £13.50 regionally and are available from Live Nation.
Steel Panther has posted a live performance video of "Asian Hooker" from the Loud Park Festival in Tokyo, Japan, which you can check out below.
In related Steel Panther news, for this week only you can download "Death To All But Metal" for free on itunes. You can check it out here.
Steel Panther has posted the first of many promised live videos from Japan. This video is of Steel Panther playing "Eyes Of A Panther" at the Loud Park Festival in Tokyo, Japan.
Tarsha, the band that features ex-Adler's Appetite vocalist Sheldon Tarsha, has announced a live show alongside 80's metal tribute/parody band Steel Panther. The show will take place on Monday, November 30th at the Key Club in West Hollywood, California. Fans can RSVP here to get in free before 10:00 PM.
Here's your chance to win a Steel Panther poster and "Feel The Steel" CD signed by the band themselves. All you have to do to enter is send an email containing your name and mailing address to steelpanthergiveaway2009 [AT] metalunderground.com with the subject of "Steel Panther" before the weekend is over. This is a Metalunderground.com exclusive giveaway, so your chances of winning are good. Winners will be selected Monday, November 2, 2009.
The band recently re-released an updated version of the "Fat Girl" music video, with Dean Cameron (Video Director), Cattle Production Inc. (Video Producer), and Jay Ruston (Producer) right here. Steel Panther's latest album, "Feel The Steel," is currently available in stores and on iTunes and other digital outlets.
Hot on the heels of a sold out UK tour this September, a performance at this year’s Download Festival and a place as special guests on ZZ Top’s UK dates, L.A.’s Steel Panther has announce that they'll play two shows in March 2010. Here are the dates:
THURSDAY, March 18, 2010 - O2 ACADEMY NEWCASTLE
FRIDAY, March 19, 2010 - O2 ACADEMY BRIXTON
Billboard.com has posted a Steel Panther Video Q&A as well as an exclusive acoustic performance of "Community Property." Check them out below and the full feature here.
What do you get when you cross the hair of Warrant, make-up of Poison, lyrics of Ratt, and spandex of David Lee Roth? The heavy metal band Steel Panther. Actually, heavy metal parody is more accurate. Think Sunset Strip’s version of Spinal Tap. More...
Steel Panther has taken out the guitar solo in “Death To All But Metal” and challenged you to try adding your own for the chance to win a trip to Las Vegas to play it live on stage with them.
Here's how to enter:
1. Download the "solo-less" version of "Death to All But Metal" here.
2.Upload a video of you performing your solo over "Death To All But Metal" as a video response on our YouTube Page here.
3. Enter your name, contact info, and YouTube link on the form here.
4. Check out your competition at youtube.com/SteelPantherRocks
5. Pray to the rock gods that you win!
The contest closes on November 30, 2009.
(1) One Grand Prize winner will win the following ULTIMATE SHREDDER GRAND PRIZE: Roundtrip airfare for you and a guest to Las Vegas (within the US), 1 night hotel (Las Vegas Strip), VIP access to Steel Panther’s Las Vegas performance, and performance of winning guitar solo on stage with Steel Panther.
Steel Panther has re-released the video for "Fat Girl (Thar She Blows)," which is from their days as Metal Skool and is also on their latest album,"Feel The Steel," that just came out this week.
Steel Panther "Fat Girl (Thar She Blows)" video:
Steel Panther will be traveling around the world next week and as an unfortunate result, the following dates have been canceled:
Friday, October 16th - The Green Valley Ranch, Las Vegas, NV (in Japan for Loud Fest)
Saturday, October 17th - The Aliante, Las Vegas, NV (in Japan for Loud Fest)
Monday, October 26th - The Key Club, Los Angeles, CA (in the UK opening for ZZ Top)
THE VEGAS SHOWS ON THE 23RD AND 24TH ARE STILL HAPPENING!!
Everything goes back to the normal schedule after these cancellations.
California's Steel Panther has just announces a show at Nottingham Rock City in Nottingham, UK on Thursday October 29th. The band will also be playing the following 2 shows with ZZ Top:
27TH OCTOBER - WOLVERHAMPTON (SOLD OUT)
28TH OCTOBER - LONDON WEMBLEY ARENA
Steel Panther has announced that they will be supporting ZZ Top at the following UK shows:
10/27 - WOLVERHAMPTON CIVIC HALL
10/28 - WEMBLEY ARENA
On October 6th Steel Panther will release "Feel The Steel," the culmination of a glam metal revival. "Feel The Steel," produced by Jay Ruston, features "Death To All But Metal" and "Community Property" and will mark the major label debut from the spandex-clad quartet. The album will hit fans on September 29 via iTunes before finding its way to store shelves nationally on October 6.
Steel Panther has just unleashed their video for "Community Property," a classy ballad about love and being on tour. You can check out the video below (warning: not safe for work).