Dave Grohl Surprises With Live Hanukkah Sessions Show

Dave Grohl and instrumentalist Greg Kurstin brought their "Hanukkah Sessions" series to the stage Monday (Dec. 5) when the two musicians led a surprise show with special guests at the 250-capacity Los Angeles club Largo, as Variety recapped. Grohl, the Foo Fighters bandleader and former Nirvana drummer, and Kurstin, a member of the group The Bird and the…

Ghost Is the 2022 Artist of the Year – Interview

Ghost is Loudwire’s pick for the 2022 Artist of the Year. Tobias Forge joined us for an exclusive interview to discuss the band’s fifth album, Impera, his decision to reveal his bandmates’ identities, “Mary on a Cross” going viral on TikTok, wanting to bring Ghost’s concerts to Rammstein levels and more….

Death Grips Announce 2023 North American Tour

Death Grips have waken from their post-COVID slumber, announcing their first tour after nearly four years off the road. The hyper aggressive and experimental rap-rock hybrid act were added to a number of festival bills for 2023, including Sick New World, Primavera Sound and Outbreak Festival, but it turns out…

Papa Roach + Falling in Reverse Book 2023 Tour Dates

Papa Roach and Falling in Reverse have officially confirmed a second North American leg of their Rockzilla co-headlining tour, which will take place in 2023 and feature support from Hollywood Undead and Escape the Fate. The first round of the Rockzilla tour kicked off this past July and continued through late August. The new…

Queensryche Announce 2023 North American Tour Dates

Queensryche have just revealed a full docket of U.S. headlining tour dates for spring 2023 in support of their latest album, October's Digital Noise Alliance. Joining the classic progressive metal act on the the road as supporting acts will be Marty Friedman (ex-Megadeth) and the metal band Trauma. On the same day Queensryche…

55 Scene Albums That Went Platinum

Some of our all-time favorite bands — Paramore, Jimmy Eat World and The All-American Rejects, to name a few — have the coveted description of a "platinum selling album" under their repertoire. A platinum certification from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) means that an album has sold one…