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The worlds of Black Veil Brides and 5 Seconds Of Summer are about to collide, because Andy Biersack has tapped the Aussie pop-punks’ drummer, Ashton Irwin, for his new solo album as “Andy Black”. The BVB frontman recently posted a shot of the pair – along with 5SOS producer John Feldmann – on his personal
The frontman for Hollywood-bred glam metal outfit Black Veil Brides has spoken out about what he views as the current “difficult” state of rock music, and has called on fans to do more to support the genre. In a video interview with Finland’s KaaosTV (below), Biersack reflected on Gene Simmons’ comment in an interview last
Westfest, the New Zealand hard rock festival, has confirmed it will return in 2015, and will reveal its first lineup next week. The festival has an association with Australia’s Soundwave Festival, the two previously sharing bands across lineups. Westfest 2015 promises more stages, more bands and a new venue. Westfest 2014 took place over two
It seems that while on their recent sojourn in the country as a part of the Soundwave Festival tour, Hollywood-bred glam metal outfit Black Veil Brides had a brush with Australia’s infamous ocean rips, resulting in one of them being hoisted out by Bondi’s famed lifeguards. Thankfully for us, the whole encounter was documented on
The tidal wave of Sidewaves announcements keeps rolling like it ought to, with the latest exciting unveiling coming courtesy of Hollywood-bred glam metal outfit Black Veil Brides, one of the more divisive but certainly road-tested, capable, and flamboyant bands on the Soundwave 2014 lineup. The band has had an awesome 2013 to boot, unleashing their
UPDATE: Second Soundwave 2014 lineup has been announced — full details here! The emergence of a poster for a New Zealand hard rock festival dubbed Westfest has ignited strong rumours that Aussies could see garage rock band Eagles Of Death Metal and glam metal outfit Black Veil Brides added to the lineup for Soundwave Festival
Black Veil Brides frontman Andy Biersack has proven that he’s not a guy you want to mess with, with the singer ripping into a disrespectful dude in the audience at their Warped Tour show in San Antonio, Texas, unleashing a 90-second tirade onto the unsuspecting crowd member. It’s not quite clear what set Biersack off
Black Veil Brides have some serious explaining to do after they were snapped performing on stage at Warped Tour performing with fake amps. The metal crew were busted by a friend of Bronx drummer Jorma Vik, who managed to sneak a photo of the empty boxes, which would look like a normal full stack to
With their latest album Wretched and Divine: The Story of the Wild Ones safely in the hands of fans, Black Veil Brides are gearing up to release the deluxe version of the record which contains a number of new goods, including new track Revelation, which has now been given the lyric video treatment. As you
One of our most successful musical exports in recent years, Tonight Alive have announced that they will be hitting the highways of Australia for the first time in 12 months. Though only three shows have been announced, fans are still elated to be able to not longer be Wasting Away and finally get their fix.
Black Veil Brides has had an interesting upbringing. Forming in 2009 as another addition to the rapidly growing metalcore/post-hardcore scene, the band has since embraced influences from classic glam metal acts such as Kiss and Mötley Crüe. The transformation has been so fast and so radical, the US outfit now seems miles away from the
The next generation of glam rock Black Veil Brides have today unveiled their freshest music video. In The End sees the band get their epic on, featuring scenes from the bat country set amongst some sort of post-apocalyptic societal feud. In The End is set to be featured on the band’s soon-to-be-released studio effort, the
Black Veil Brides have revealed that their forthcoming third record Wretched and Divine: The Story of the Wild Ones will be a concept album. Singer Andy Biersack recently explained the central theme of the new LP (expected out January 8, 2013) to BBC Newsbeat. “The story follows this group of outcast leaders, rebels, through their
Gearing up for the release of their forthcoming album, Black Veil Brides have revealed that it’s not all that they’ve been working on of late. To coincide with the release of Wretched and Divine: The Story of the Wild Ones, BVB will be releasing a full-length music film. The aptly titled Legion of the Black.
It’s a big day for fans of Black Veil Brides. The dolled-up post-hardcore hooligans have lifted the lid on their impending album, offering fans album art, an album name, and of course a tracklisting. The release, christened Wretched and Divine: The Story of the Wild Ones, will follow closely in the footsteps of the band’s
New music video from Black Veil Brides, for their traack Coffin, taken from their latest EP Rebels, which was released late last year. The video is enough to tide us over until we see their new album get released sometime around October.
Hollywood’s Black Veil Brides have had many labels attached to them such as screamo, emo, metalcore, and post-hardcore. All are somewhat right, but punk? you wouldn’t think so. Though according to the band, that’s the very direction their new album is going to take them.
We catch up with Andy, Ashley and Jinxx from Black Veil Brides at Soundwave 2012 Sydney.