Carnival of Madness tour line up has been announced: We As human, In This Moment, Skillet, Papa Roach and Shinedown. You can get dates here: http://carnivalofmadness.com/
Andrew Stockdale, who has retired Wolfmother, now has a solo career. Stockdale has an EP out now called Keep Moving. He has been doing a project called Shed Sessions on YouTube. You can check out one of them here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RdX9qEd8eY0&feature=youtu.be New Black Veil Brides release Revelation: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2tdI7NiNgI0&feature=player_embedded How many of you caught my radio show, Seth’s Rock Addiction last Monday? Remember I am on every Monday night, between 9 pm to Midnight through the summer on 90.3 FM WRIU and you can also stream it here: http://wriu.org
The Moody Blues announced that they will do a tour supporting their new box set, Timeless Flight. You can get the dates here: http://www.moodybluestoday.com/tour/
You can download the new Stone Temple Pilots song, Out Of Time, here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pjnR-73BfzA
Full Black Sabbath concert, you can watch it here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hCi7kAcXIbE&feature=player_embedded
For all you Fates Warning fans, something you might want to check out. This band (Freedom Reign) features Victor Arduni on Vocals and guitar: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B7e_0oMaMps&feature=player_embedded
Villie Valo vocalist of the band HIM, apparently is doing better, though he regrets the band cancelled their US tour, they will go on as part of the Rock Allegince tour promoting their Tears On Tape album. Dates for the Rock Allegiance can be found here: http://rockallegiance.com
Last week’s Rockucation question was: Can you name at least 5 bands or artists (Rock and Metal only) that came from Massachusetts? I have to say I was surprised that no one came up with 5 bands. Most of you had 4 and maybe a local act. But here are a few, just so you are in the know. Aerosmith, Boston, Cars, Dispatch, Dropkick Murphy’s, Extreme, The Fools, Godsmack, J. Geils Band, Jon Butcher Axis, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, The Pixies, Rev Theory, Staind and many more.
New Megadeth: Built For War. Another great track. You can listen to it here: http://www.grammy.com/news/grammycom-exclusive-first-listen-megadeth
Eden is a band that’s apparently up and coming. You can check out one of their videos here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lMg-T_1HAVg
Here is band you should get to know. It features members of Sevendust, Creed/Alter Bridge and Tremonti. They are called the Projected. You can find out more about them here: https://www.facebook.com/Projectedband/info or you can listen to their song, Watch It Burn, here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u6KSLrqkW10&feature=player_embedded#!
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As I Lay Dying’s singer, Tim Lambeses has posted his $2 million dollar bail and is out of jail (he did serve 3 weeks so far). His next court date is June 26. He was arrested for allegedly hiring a hit man to kill his wife.
In case you missed it, Paul Bostach is back in Slayer as their drummer and David Lombardo is officially out of the band.
Here is Avenged Sevenfold’s new album teaser: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=RxR9TZnIafU
This week’s Rockucation question is: What song did Neil Young sing that offended Lynyrd Skynyrd and name the song that they made a point to say it.