Kilpop Minute May 16th, 2019
It was an emotional past weekend for Kilpop and all Hellyeah fans. Hellyeah played an emotional tribute show honoring Vinnie Paul’s legacy in Las Vegas and it also served as the debut of new drummer Roy Mayorga, of Stone Sour. Hellyeah have shared the details of their final album featuring Vinnie as well as a summer tour that will precede it. Welcome home will be out on September 27th, the 1st single will be it’s title track, which is available now. check out the interview with the band before the show right now at kilpop.com
Corey Taylor of SS and Slipknot can now be heard on audio books….on May 21st the new audio version of Our Band Could Be Your Life by Michael Azerrad will be released. Corey reads the chapter about the Big Black.
The Black Keys have made history with Lo/Hi as it tops the Billboards Mainstream Rock songs, Adult Alt Songs, Rock Airplay and Alt Song Charts! that is the 1st time any song has reached number one in all four formats! congrats
Weezer will be hitting the stage at the finale of American Idol this Sunday Night on ABC
Greta Van Fleet has announced tour dates to start in the fall, the tour will kick off on Sept. 21st in Missouri and wrap up in mid October, tix on sale this Friday!
Killswitch Engage and Clutch will hook up for a 13 date co-headlining tour, plus a few joint festival sets, following their appearance at Rock the Park in London, Ontario on July 11th. tickets on sale Friday!
Beartooth has released a digital version B-sides, the 7 inch single of unreleased tracks that came out on Record Store day last month
Volbeat released a preview of their upcoming album, they released a 40 second song called “Parasite” to all digital platforms along with a lyric video. Also, Amy Lee of Evanescence hope to drop their first album of new material since their self titled 2011 release next year.