Iron Maiden's Steve Harris Blasts 'Pay-To-Play' Gigs

Iron Maiden rocker Steven Harris says that the band would never make an up and coming act pay for the privilege of supporting them. Speaking with Metal Journal, the icon says that the practice is "just wrong" and explained why they have chosen to support rising talent for years. "Well, because we can. I mean, we have an opportunity . . ."

Maynard James Kennan's Book Tour To Feature Moderators From Soundgarden

Maynard James Kennan is about to embark on a tour to promote his upcoming book, A Perfect Union Of Contrary Things. The frontman of both Tool and A Perfect Circle will be joined at each stop on the tour by a special guest moderator, several of whom are well known figures of the music world.

Chevelle Announce 2017 West Coast Tour

Chevelle have announced a headlining tour of the West Coast for early next year. The band will head out for a short, 10-day trek set to begin on January 13 in San Francisco and run through a January 26 date in Boulder, Colorado. Chevelle will also perform in Las Vegas, Nevada, Boise, Idaho, Spokane, Washington, Sacramento, California and Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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