Following their triumphant appearances this past weekend at Download Festival in the UK with Aerosmith and in Paris with Linkin Park, The Cadillac Three have announced a run of dates in the UK and Ireland. The Nashville natives will kick off the trek in Belfast on 9th November 2017.
Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, Mastodon, and a host of others have all taken home awards at this years' Metal Hammer Golden Gods event. Taking place at London's IndigO2 on Monday Night (12th June 2017), the awards celebrated the achievements of those in the worlds of rock and metal.
Prophets Of Rage have paid tribute to Chris Cornell with a performance of 'Like A Stone' during their appearance at Download Festival on Friday night (9th June 2017). The band which features Cornell's former Audioslave co-members Tom Morello, Tim Commerford and Brad Wilk, performed a singerless rendition of the group's biggest hit.
AOR specialists Toto are to celebrate their 40th anniversary with a European tour. Kicking off in Denmark on 19th February, the virtuoso act will also play dates in Belfast, Dublin, and a host of other European cities on the 23 date trek.
Steve Vai and Devin Townsend are set to reunite on stage for the first time in almost 25 years. The reunion at Norway’s Starmus Festival, will see the former bandmates cover tracks from the Vai band’s ‘Sex & Religion’ release. Townsend made the revelation whilst speaking to eonmusic at the Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards, which took place in London on Monday night (12th June 2017).
U2 celebrated 30 years of 'The Joshua Tree' on Thursday night (1st June, 2017) with an intimate playback of the seminal LP in Dublin for a select groups of fans, media and friends. Taking place at The city's Clarence Hotel - co owned by singer Bono and guitarist The Edge - the event preceded Friday's (2nd June 2017) release of the anniversary edition of the landmark work.