Gene Simmons continues to claim that rock is dead. The ongoing dialogue by Simmons and others on this topic fascinates me, because the lack of song quality in today's rock acts rarely, if ever, enters the conversation in this debate. In an article in Metal Injection by Greg Kennelty, Kennelty takes on Simmons' point of view on the life or death matter, and while I don't believe that fans killed the genre due to streaming, a Simmons opinion, some subscribers to Metal Injection offered their reason for the lack of dominance in the genre. While I respect some of [...]
In This Moment has completed its follow-up to Blood, with Black Widow. The new set, recorded at The Hideout, is due out November 18 and was co-written with Kevin and Kane Churko, with Kevin, once again, behind the board. Churko Sr. has co-written and produced the last three ITM records.The first single, "Sick Like Me," was released digitally, September 9. While ITM's new label, Atlantic Records, is gearing up for the release of Widow, the band is back on the road, beginning in October.