Rock & Metal News

The latest rock & metal news that we have found and received from around the globe.

Download Festival 2016's Saturday Night Headliner Is Black Sabbath!

Last night brought us Iron Maiden. Tonight brings us Black Sabbath. The forefathers of heavy metal have been confirmed as the headline act for Download Festival 2016's Saturday night, confirming something that has been speculated on by fans and media for weeks.

Sylosis, Hang The Bastard, Chapters Announce Various UK Shows Together & Separately

It's Friday afternoon and here's a great tidbit of metal news to take our readers into the weekend. Our old friends in Chapters are hitting the road next week for a pair of shows with Reading thrashers Sylosis and fellow Londoners, groove stoner doom lords Hang The Bastard.

This Year's Ghost To Release Yesterday Beomes Tomorrow Today E.P In November

Another new British band to bring our readers attention to here at Scribes as we hit the middle of the week are alt grunge rockers This Year's Ghost. The band. who count Pearl Jam and Alter Bridge among their inspirations (sounds good to us so far), will be releasing a brand new E.P next month.