Liz Ramanand has been a concert junkie and metal head since the ripe age of 9 years old. Now that passion has turned into an obsession. While working for AOL's heavy metal unit Noisecreep.com as well as Roadrunner Records, she graduated with her Bachelor's degree in Journalism and English from Brooklyn College. She makes it her priority to attend at least four concerts a week any less would make her a very unhappy metal head.
ShipRocked 2016 – Day 1: Five Finger Death Punch, Halestorm + More
Read a recap and check out the photo gallery from Day 1 of the ShipRocked 2016 Cruise.
Fans Document Soundgarden’s Return in New Book ‘Photofantasm’
'Photofantasm: Nudedragons to King Animal' is a visual volume created by Soundgarden fans for Soundgarden fans.
In This Moment Guitarist Chris Howorth Discusses Upcoming Album + More
It’s no secret that In This Moment’s latest album, ‘Blood,’ has had massive success, and the reception to both the album and the live performances have made the band one of the most unique and interesting rock acts today. The music and production definitely won over ShipRockers as the band performed…
Sevendust Members Discuss New Acoustic Album ‘Time Travelers & Bonfires’ + More
In Part 1 of our interview with Sevendust, singer Lajon Witherspoon, bassist Vince Hornsby and drummer Morgan Rose spoke about their latest experience on ShipRocked 2014 and their forthcoming acoustic tour. In Part 2 of our interview (watch above), the band talks about their upcoming acous…
Track-by-Track Preview: Black Label Society’s ‘Catacombs of the Black Vatican’
The Doom Crew are patiently waiting for Black Label Society’s forthcoming disc ‘Catacombs of the Black Vatican,’ which is due out on April 8 via eOne Records. Last week, a handful of die-hard fans as well as a few lucky members of the press (including us) gathered at the NYC offices of eOne Records …
Zakk Wylde Rocks Apple Store With Q&A Session + Acoustic Performance in NYC
Some may go into the Apple Store to check out the latest iPad or iPhone, but Friday night (Jan. 17) metalheads gathered at the Apple Store in New York City's SoHo neighborhood for an intimate question and answer session along with an acoustic performance featuring the one and only Zakk Wylde.
ShipRocked 2014 Adds Tremonti and Black Stone Cherry to Lineup
As if Five Finger Death Punch, Papa Roach, Three Days Grace and several other top rock and metal acts weren’t enough, Tremonti and Black Stone Cherry have been added to the bill of this year’s ShipRocked cruise.
In This Moment’s Maria Brink Talks Success of ‘Blood,’ ShipRocked 2014 + More
In This Moment have had incredible success with their latest album ‘Blood,’ which has sold 200,000 copies in the United States alone since being released in August 2012. They're rounding out 2013 with their headlining Hellpop Tour and will start 2014 with another leg of th…
Five Finger Death Punch Drummer Jeremy Spencer Reveals Details About Upcoming Autobiograph…
Five Finger Death Punch fans know that the band and its members relay honesty through their music, lyrics and live performance. When we sat down with drummer Jeremy Spencer, he spoke very honestly about an autobiography he is currently working on.
Chimaira Show ‘No Mercy’ With New Music Video
Chimaira fans hold on tight, as the band has unleashed a crushing clip for their lead single ‘No Mercy’ off of their upcoming album ‘Crown of Phantoms’ due out July 30.
P.O.D. Release Touching New Video for ‘Beautiful’
P.O.D. have revealed their brand new music video for their track beautiful via VEVO. The song is the band's third single off of their latest album, 'Murdered Love.'
Former Slayer Drummer Dave Lombardo Records Guest Spot on New Sepultura Album
Sepultura are hard at work on their new album and guitarist Andreas Kisser revealed through his blog studio diary that former Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo will be a guest on their forthcoming record.