Category Archives: Metal

Album Review For Volbeat’s “Outlaw Gentleman & Shady Ladies”

By Steven Radford, Staff Writer, The Oswegonian Denmark band Volbeat, combine hard rock, metal and rockabilly in their unique style of music. Three years after releasing “Beyond Hell/Above Heaven,” Volbeat have released their fifth studio album, “Outlaw Gentlemen and Shady … Continue reading

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Overkill: Lemmy’s Guide to Life

by Harley Brown, Featured Writer, Spin Motörhead’s mainman shares what he’s learned about Metallica, drug busts, and Nazi memorabilia The man, the myth, the mutton chops: Ian Fraser “Lemmy” Kilmister — otherwise known as the face, voice, and bass of … Continue reading

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Volbeat Singer Michael Poulsen Discusses Guitarist Change

by: Chad Childers, featured Writer, Loudwire Volbeatare hitting new heights in their career, but with all the good stuff there is a transition that’s being made. The group parted ways with guitarist Thomas Bredahl earlier this year, and singer Michael … Continue reading

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VOLBEAT Announce U.S. Tour

Danish metal band Volbeat has announced the complete itinerary for the U.S. leg of the band’s Live From Beyond Hell / Above Heaven Summer tour of North America.  Hellyeah has been selected as direct support, with Iced Earth also on … Continue reading

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Q & A with Volbeat drummer Jon Larsen

By John Parks, Featured Writer, The Rock River Times Volbeat is a fast-rising heavy-metal group from Denmark that will be headlining the WXRX Rock Monkey Fest at Rockford Speedway May 27, an all-day show that will feature countless other acts, … Continue reading

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Inventor Of Marshall Amp Dies at 88

By Lawrence F. Specker, Press-Register British news source The Guardian has reported that Jim Marshall, inventor of amplifiers that became icons of rock and roll, has died at 88. According to the Guardian, it was at Who guitarist Pete Townshend’s … Continue reading

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See the Music With Volbeat

From, Artist Direct In our latest “See the Music” segment, ARTISTdirect.com sat down with Volbeat vocalist/guitarist Michael Poulsen to discuss the inside story regarding “A Warrior’s Call.” Poulsen shared that he was inspired by Danish boxing champion Mikkel Kessler. He … Continue reading

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Megadeth, Motorhead and Volbeat review: Loud yet different

On Gigantour, heavy-metal bands explore the genre with complex layers and intense performances By Steve Appleford, Special to the Los Angeles Times Being loud isn’t nearly enough in heavy metal. A bad attitude helps, but for the bands collected under … Continue reading

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Volbeat Score Their First No. 1 Hit in America With ‘A Warrior’s Call’

by: Tree Riddle, Featured Writer, Loud Wire Chevelle can indeed “Feel the power of a warrior” as their extended stay atop the active rock charts has been brought to an end by the battle anthem ‘A Warrior’s Call’ from Danish … Continue reading

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Critic’s Pick: Motörhead

by By Jennifer Kelly, Featured Writer, Philadelphia Weekly “We are Motörhead, and we play rock ’n’ roll,” says Lemmy Kilmister, who has  helmed the world’s loudest band for more than 35 years. Even now, in his 60s, he  can still … Continue reading

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