Queensryche have confirmed that their upcoming album is almost finished. Frontman Todd La Torre recently said the follow-up to their 2013 self-titled release was a “raging animal”.
Stereophonics will release their ninth album, "Keep The Village Alive", on September 11.
Blues great B.B. King has died at the age of 89 after being ill for some time, it's been confirmed. His lawyer Brent Bryson reported that he died peacefully in his sleep at home in Las Vegas on May 14.
Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong says the band have begun writing material for their next album; Armstrong already has a few tunes together for the follow-up to 2012's trilogy, "Uno!", "Dos!", "Tre!".
Senses Fail have announced that they will release their sixth studio album, "Pull The Thorns From Your Heart", on June 30 via Pure Noise Records
P.O.D. has set "The Awakening" as the title of its new album, tentatively due in August, the disc's first single is expected to arrive in May.
A.J. Pero, drummer for Twisted Sister and Adrenaline Mob, has passed away at age 55 on March 20. He died of a suspected heart attack in his sleep, according to his bandmate Dee Snider.
System Of A Down have written material for their long-awaited sixth album and they could start recording work soon. But bassist Shavo Odadjian says the band are trying to avoid revealing information about the follow-up to 2005's "Mesmerize" and "Hypnotize" records.
Filter frontman Richard Patrick has revealed in a recent interview that he's excited for the upcoming album, which is “a really, really different, original-sounding thing”. Offering an update on the band's next release, Patrick stated, “I wanted to release something maybe towards the end of this summer. I'm hoping that could be the case. But, you know, I'm developing a completely new sound for the band: 'new industrial'”.
Sevendust drummer Morgan Rose has confirmed via Twitter that the band have finished recording their tenth album.