Category Archives: Rock n Roll News

How popular is heavy metal with independent musicians? How about this: TuneCore, the global platform used by independent musicians to help build audiences and careers, announced yesterday, that heavy metal was the fastest-growing genre among its artists. TuneCore's artists earned $83 million in the first quarter of 2019, a 21% increase over Q1 2018. This brings total distribution revenue
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Def Leppard’s recent hot streak will continue with the imminent release of a limited-edition box set, ‘Def Leppard - Volume Two,’ on June 21. This is the second of four volumes of the complete recorded output of Def Leppard available as both a 10-LP, 180-gram vinyl box and a limited-edition seven-CD set featuring all the
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Canadian metal legends Anvil are not waiting around: They will be going back to Soundlodge studios in Germany this fall to begin recording a new album, aiming for a 2020 release. In a conversation with Heavy New York, guitarist/vocalist Steve "Lips" Kudlow spoke about the band's plans for the follow-up to 2018's ‘Pounding The Pavement’: "
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