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EXTREME On VH1 CLASSIC's 'That Metal Show'; Video Available

Guitarist Nuno Bettencourt and singer Gary Cherone of reunited Boston hard rockers EXTREME were interviewed on the latest episode of VH1 Classic's hit weekly series "That Metal Show". Watch a clip of their apearance on the program below. "That Metal Show" premiered last season to rave reviews and featured special guests RUSH, AC/DC, TWISTED SISTER, ...

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VH1 CLASSIC's 'That Metal Show': Guest Schedule Revealed

VH1 Classic's hit weekly series "That Metal Show" is back and badder than ever as it returns to discuss and debate all the fist-pumping, headbanging, hard rock and metal acts of the past 40 years. "That Metal Show" premiered last season to rave reviews and featured special guests RUSH, AC/DC, TWISTED SISTER, Lita Ford, Ace ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH: Video Interview Available

HIP Video Promo has just uploaded an early 2008 interview with former SKID ROW singer Sebastian Bach spliced with footage from his video "(Love Is) A Bitchslap". Watch the five-minute clip below. Also available is professionally filmed video footage of Sebastian Bach and his solo band performing the song "By Your Side" at the Udo ...

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EXTREME: Closer Look At NUNO BETTENCOURT's Signature Amp

Premier Guitar's Rebecca Dirks stopped by the Randall Amplifiers booth at this year's NAMM show, which was held January 15-18, 2009 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California, to take a closer look at Randall's latest signature amp for EXTREME guitarist Nuno Bettencourt, which is the first Randall amp to be built with all ...

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NAMM 2009: Video Footage, Photos Posted Online

SatomiMusicumentary has posted an eight-minute report on this year's NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, which was held January 15-18 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. The clip includes footage of more than 50 artists, including the following: Gene Simmons (KISS) George Lynch (DOKKEN, LYNCH MOB) Phil Collen (DEF LEPPARD) Vivian Campbell ...

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EXTREME TO Guest On VH1 CLASSIC's 'That Metal Show'

Reunited Boston hard rockers EXTREME will be the featured guests on an upcoming episode of "That Metal Show", VH1 Classic's new metal-themed talk show co-hosted by Eddie Trunk. The episode of "That Metal Show" featuring EXTREME will be taped on Wednesday, February 18 at NEP Studio 33 (503 West 33rd, between 10th and 11th avenues) ...

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ARCH ENEMY's MICHAEL AMOTT Schedules NAMM Appearances

ARCH ENEMY/CARCASS guitarist Michael Amott will attend this year's NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, which is being held January 15-18 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. Michael will take part in signing sessions at the Dean Guitars, Randall Amplifiers and Zoom/Samson booths on Friday, January 16 and Saturday, January 17. Michael ...

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EXTREME Guitarist Thanks U.S. Fans For Their Support

Guitarist Nuno Bettencourt of the reunited Massachusetts rockers EXTREME has issued the following update: "Well, well, well... Now that we are home. Back in the U.S. of A. I noticed... with a little help from a birdie outside my window... Two things. 1. We have a new president. And 2. That I didn't let our ...

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EXTREME: Lisbon Footage Available

Portugal's Hardsound TV has posted video footage of EXTREME's October 29, 2008 concert in Libson. Watch the clip below. EXTREME filmed a video for the track "Ghost" on October 23 inside an old church in Massachusetts. Guitarist Nuno Bettencourt came up with the concept and directed the video. "Saudades de Rock", the new ...

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EXTREME Films 'Ghost' Video

Reunited Boston hard rockers EXTREME filmed a video for the track "Ghost" on October 23 inside an old church in Massachusetts. Guitarist Nuno Bettencourt came up with the concept and directed the video. Fan-filmed video footage of EXTREME performing "Ghost" in New York City in August 2008 can be viewed below. "Saudades de Rock", the ...

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EXTREME Guitarist Gets Signature Amp

Randall Amplifiers will debut the new Nuno Bettencourt NB100 Amplifier & NB412 Cabinets at the January 2009 NAMM Show. Nuno has been touring the world with this setup and is currently on the road in Europe. Commented Nuno: "There is a reason that I have never endorsed any amplifier company exclusively. Because I have always ...

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PAINSTRUCK To Release 'Hell's Wrath In God's Fury' In October

Portuguese metal band PAINSTRUCK will release its third album, "Hell's Wrath in God's Fury", in October. The CD was recorded at In/Out studios in Portugal with producer Nuno Loureiro (the band's lead guitarist/vocalist). "Hell's Wrath in God's Fury" track listing: 01. Thundering Roars Of Things To Come 02. Moment Of Bliss 03. Proof Of Betrayal ...

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EXTREME: More European Tour Dates Announced

Reunited Boston hard rockers EXTREME have scheduled the following European tour dates: Sep. 13 - Milan, Italy - Rock of Ages Festival Oct. 29 - Lisbon, Portugal - Coliseum Oct. 31 - Madrid, Spain - La Riviera Nov. 01 - Bilbao, Spain - Rockstar Nov. 03 - Tilburg, Netherlands - O13 Nov. 04 - Paris, ...

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EXTREME: 'Saudades De Rock' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Saudades de Rock", the new album from reunited Boston hard rockers EXTREME, sold 6,500 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 78 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD recently entered the UK chart at position No. 80. The band's first studio album in thirteen years, ...

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EXTREME: New York City Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of reunited Boston hard rockers EXTREME's August 4, 2008 concert at The Fillmore NY @ Irving Plaza in New York City can be viewed below (clips uploaded by YouTube user "oneshot73"). "Saudades de Rock", the new album from EXTREME, has entered the UK chart at position No. 80. The band's first studio ...

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EXTREME: 'Saudades De Rock' Lands On UK Chart

"Saudades de Rock", the new album from reunited Boston hard rockers EXTREME, has entered the UK chart at position No. 80. EXTREME will embark on a UK tour in November. Confirmed dates are as follows: Nov. 11 - Cambridge, UK - Corn Exchange Nov. 12 - Norwich, UK - Norwich UEA Nov. 14 - Leeds, ...

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EXTREME Guitarist To Take Part In Benefit Jam

Guitarist Nuno Bettencourt of the reunited Boston hard rockers EXTREME will take part in a benefit concert/jam this Sunday, July 27 at The Brewery Exchange in Lowell, Massachusetts. Commented Nuno: "A dear friend of mine was diagnosed with cancer recently. His name is Eugene Silva. He just turned a young 51 on the 4th of ...

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EXTREME: UK Tour Dates Announced

Reunited Boston hard rockers EXTREME will embark on a UK tour in November. Confirmed dates are as follows: Nov. 11 - Cambridge, UK - Corn Exchange Nov. 12 - Norwich, UK - Norwich UEA Nov. 14 - Leeds, UK - Leeds Academy Nov. 15 - Glasgow, UK - Glasgow Carling Academy Nov. 17 - Newcastle, ...

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EXTREME: New Song Posted Online

A brand new EXTREME track entitled "Comfortably Dumb" has been posted online at this location. The song comes off the reunited Boston hard rockers' first studio album in thirteen years, "Saudades de Rock" (pronounced "sow-dodge"), which will be released in the U.S. on August 12 on Open E Records and distributed by Fontana. ...

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EXTREME: Japanese Tour Dates Annoounced

Reunited Boston hard rockers EXTREME will embark on the Take Us Alive Tour Japan 2008 in December. Confirmed dates are as follows: Dec. 01 - Tokyo, Japan - Shibuya C.C. Lemon Hall Dec. 02 - Tokyo, Japan - Shibuya C.C. Lemon Hall Dec. 04 - Tokyo, Japan - Shibuya C.C. Lemon Hall Dec. 08 - ...

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