Welcome to the LOUDEST DOT COM ON THE PLANET!
KNAC.COM
LISTEN NOW!WATCH NOW! LOGIN JOIN
MAGAZINEON-AIRDOWNLOADSCHATBOARDSCONTESTSSTORE
News

LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS Announces "Hard Rock & Heavy Metal Summit"

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Sunday, September 24, 2017 @ 7:45 AM


W/ Rob Halford (JUDAS PRIEST), Sammy Hagar (VAN HALEN), Steve Vai, Brendon Small (GALAKTIKON, METALOCALYPSE, DETHKLOK), Rex Brown (PANTERA), Alex Skolnick (TESTAMENT), Frank Bello (ANTHRAX), Blasko (OZZY OSBOURNE) And Many More

- advertisement -
LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS--the ultimate rock 'n' roll award ceremony and concert--has partnered with Berklee College of Music and Metal Blade Records for the first-ever "Hard Rock & Heavy Metal Summit". The series of three panels will feature SAMMY HAGAR (Van Halen), ROB HALFORD of JUDAS PRIEST, STEVE VAI, BRENDON SMALL (Galaktikon, Metalocalypse, Dethklok), REX BROWN (Pantera), ALEX SKOLNICK (Testament), FRANK BELLO (Anthrax), BLASKO (Ozzy Osbourne) and take place at the GRAMMY® Museum just before the official LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS concert and ceremony which will begin at 7:00pm next door at THE NOVO, all at L.A. LIVE in downtown Los Angeles. Tickets for the LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS concert on Tuesday, October 24 at The Novo are on-sale now at: LOUDWIREAWARDS.COM.

With the first-ever "Hard Rock & Heavy Metal Summit" Loudwire is giving back to the hard rock and heavy metal community with a series of three free music panels discussing hot-button issues for artists in the music industry today. The event allows rock icons, respected music industry professionals and educators to share timely ideas and opinions in the fields of music and technology. The "Hard Rock & Heavy Metal Summit" is free and open to the public; however, seating will be on a first come, first serve basis. LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS VIP ticket holders will be given priority seating at the summit. Registration on Eventbrite is required for ALL summit attendees, including LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS VIP ticket holders. To register, visit HERE and purchase VIP tickets HERE.

The LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS "Hard Rock & Heavy Metal Summit" 2017 panels are as follows:

"STREAMING FOR VENGEANCE"
12:00 pm - 1:15pm

  • TOPIC:A look towards the future of music creation and streaming technology.
  • PANEL: STEVE VAI (Guitarist), BRENDON SMALL (Galaktikon, Metalocalypse, Dethklok) and more to be announced!
  • MODERATOR: Panos Panay, Vice President of Innovation & Strategy at Berklee College of Music
  • PRESENTED BY: Berklee College of Music
"Berklee is thrilled to be presenting the "Streaming For Vengeance" panel at the 2017 Loudwire Music Awards Hard Rock And Heavy Metal Summit. At this critical juncture of the music industry, nothing is more important than discussing, debating and envisioning the future of artist compensation and music consumption."
-Panos Panay, VP of Innovation & Strategy at Berklee College of Music

"SURVIVING THE MUSIC INDUSTRY"
1:15 - 2:30 PM

  • TOPIC: Join these legends as they discuss the past, present and future of heavy metal.
  • PANEL: Rex Brown (Pantera), Alex Skolnick (Testament), Frank Bello (Anthrax), Blasko (Ozzy Osbourne/Mercenary Management)
  • MODERATOR: Brian Slagel, CEO & Founder of Metal Blade Records, Author: For The Sake Of Heaviness: The History Of Metal Blade Records.
  • PRESENTED BY: Metal Blade Records
"Super excited to be working with our friends at Loudwire on a great panel and events for the Awards. We hope to give you guys some great insight and info from all our years of experience. This all should make for a memorable event."

-Brian Slagel, CEO and Founder of Metal Blade Records

"WIKIPEDIA FACT OR FICTION"
--Live with Rob Halford of JUDAS PRIEST & Sammy Hagar of VANHALEN--
2:30 - 3:45 PM

  • TOPIC: Wikipedia Fact or Fiction: artists answer honest questions about what is fact and fiction in their storied history.
  • PANEL: Rob Halford (Judas Priest) and Sammy Hagar (Van Halen)
  • MODERATOR: Graham Hartmann of Loudwire
  • PRESENTED BY: Loudwire
Also announced today, HATEBREED frontman, JAMEY JASTA and SIRIUSXM's JOSE MANGIN will co-host the Loudwire Music Awards "Black Carpet" Pre-Show from the L.A. Live Plaza in downtown Los Angeles. Jamey and Jose will be interviewing all of this year's nominees, honorees, performers and special guests.

The first-ever 2017 LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS--ceremony and concert-will feature rock performances from Dave Mustaine (MEGADETH), ANTHRAX, NOTHING MORE, ICE-T & BODY COUNT, HALESTORM, STARSET, POWER TRIP and a special guest performance from ROB HALFORD of JUDAS PRIEST.

Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and longtime VAN HALEN frontman, SAMMY HAGAR will be honored for his charitable efforts around the world with the "Humanitarian Award." GRAMMY Award-winning ROB HALFORD of JUDAS PRIEST will receive the "Lemmy Lifetime Achievement Award"--named in honor of late MOTORHEAD frontman Lemmy Kilmister. BLACK SABBATH guitarist and fellow heavy metal icon, TONI IOMMI will be presented with the "Courage Award," which recognizes not only his unparalleled musical output, but his absolute bravery in his battle with cancer.

WWE superstar Chris Jericho will serve as host and confirmed presenters so far for LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS include Zakk Wylde, Steve Vai, Vinnie Paul, John 5, Rex Brown, Brendon Small, Brian Posehn, Chuck Billy, Alex Skolnick and members of As Lions, August Burns Red, Avatar, Beartooth, Butcher Babies, Crown the Empire, Ded, Demon Hunter, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, Hellyeah, Hollywood Undead, Ice Nine Kills, Huntress, LA Guns, New Years Day, Of Mice & Men, Pop Evil, PowerFlo, Prayers, Quiet Riot, Red Fang, Royal Thunder, Steel Panther, Stitched Up Heart, Sum 41, Sylar, Wage War and many more.

Voting for the 2017 LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS is now open until October 2, 2017. Loudwire.com readers are able to vote in multiple awards categories, including "Album of The Year" and "Artist of the Year" at: LOUDWIREAWARDS.COM.


Please log in to view RANTS

If you don't have a username, click here to create an account!

Username: 
Password: 

Message: 
 
 

 





 Recent News
Represent! Get Your KNAC.COM Bumper Sticker
Happenings This Week on KNAC.COM
LIFE OF AGONY Return Home To Brooklyn For 2 Intimate Nights At Saint Vitus
COLD KINGDOM Announces US Dates With SLEEP SIGNALS On TOUR RITO SUPREME Tour
VOICES OF EXTREME Unleash "Black Betty" Cover Video
AMORPHIS, DARK TRANQUILLITY Confirm 2018 North American Co-Headline Tour
Heavy Metal Mariachi Masters METALACHI Announce Spring Tour Dates
BLITZKRIEG Explode Onto The Scene Once More With Judge Not
MINISTRY Reveals All-Star Guest Lineup For Spring Tour
ANGRA Premiere New Video For "War Horns"
CONAN Reveal Brand New Album, Tour Dates
DOYLE Announces 'As We Die World Abomination Tour' 2018
SALEMS LOTT Ready Full Length Mask Of Morality Album
TESSERACT Set For New Album, Sonder
VENOM INC. Release "War" Lyric Video
STRYPER Return With New Album God Damn Evil
JUDAS PRIEST Guitarist GLENN TIPTON Diagnosed With Parkinsons
MR. BIG Drummer PAT TORPEY Dies At 58
BLACK STONE CHERRY Set To Release Family Tree
TWITCHING TONGUES Confirm Headline, Support Dates
KREATOR Reissue Four Classic 90’s Era Albums
BLACKTOP MOJO Release Underneath Acoustic Video
ELECTRIC FUNERAL FEST III Announces Initial Lineup
EDDIE THE BIRD Lands In IRON MAIDEN’s Mobile Game
AMON AMARTH Albums Deceiver Of The Gods And Jomsviking Get LP Reissue
JIZZY PEARL OF LOVE/HATE Set For All You Need Is Soul Solo Album
'THANKS. AND SORRY: THE CHUCK MOSLEY MOVIE Announced
STAGMA To Release New Self-Titled Album In April
OZZY OSBOURNE Announces "No More Tours 2" North American Dates
RIVERS OF NIHIL Reveal Details For New Album, Where Owls Know My Name
NORTHERN INVASION Daily Band Lineups Announced
POISON, CHEAP TRICK And POP EVIL Join Forces For "Nothin' But A Good Time 2018" U.S. Summer Tour
FACING FIRE Set To Release Debut Self-Titled EP
DYING FETUS Announce Co-Headlining Tour With THY ART IS MURDER
ARMORED SAINT Plot First Ever South American Tour
L.A. GUNS Release Live Video For "No Mercy"
WAR OF THRONES "Rule The World" On New Track
A PERFECT CIRCLE To Eat The Elephant In April
TENGGER CAVALRY "Ride Into Grave And Glory" In New Streaming Track
NEPTUNE Reunite Again After 30 Years
LIGHT THE TORCH (FKA DEVIL YOU KNOW) To Have A Revival On March 30th
TEMPTING FATE Launch Video For "I'd Rather Burn"
KOBRA AND THE LOTUS Unveil Prevail II Album Details
GYGAX Premieres "The Lascivious Underdark" Track
ACT OF DEFIANCE Announce Spring Headline Tour
DARKEST HOUR Premieres "Enter Oblivion" Video
Calgary's 420 MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL Announces 2018 Line-Up
JUDAS PRIEST Stream Title Track To Firepower Album
Shock Rockers GRANNY 4 BARREL To Hit The Road With TEXAS HIPPIE COALITION
SEBASTIEN Unleash New "Die In Me" Video
MAMMOTH GRINDER Share "Locust's Nest" Video
NOVAREIGN Premiere Track Heavy Heart
CHASTAIN Release The Voice Of The Cult: 30 Years Heavy
BONFIRE Set To Release New Album Temple Of Lies
ROCK ON THE RANGE Comedy Lineup Announced
WITHERFALL Premiere Video For "Portrait"
IRON ANGEL Reveal Hellbound Album Details
OBITUARY Announce North American Headline Tour
THERION Present Music Video For "Theme Of Antichrist"
HEAVY SCOTLAND Returns For 2018 Edition
MINISTRY Unveil Lyric Video For "Wargasm"
BUDDERSIDE Announce Winter U.S. Tour Dates With LA GUNS
SILK9 Unveils New Video, "I Don't Know"
MOONSPELL Announce Latin America Tour For April
PHIL CAMPBELL AND THE BASTARD SONS Release "Dark Days" Music Video
LAS RAGEOUS Music Festival Announces Updated Performance Lineup
CLUTCH Announce Spring Headline Tour Dates
FOZZY Debuts New "Painless" Video
'CHAOS AND CARNAGE' Tour Unveils Inaugural Lineup And Dates
BLESSTHEFALL Have No Hard Feelings With New Album, Rise Records Signing
Christian Thrashers DELIVERANCE Return To Unleash The Subversive Kind
REACH Stream New Track "You Say"
ANTHRAX Tease Upcoming DVD With "Caught In A Mosh" Video
RIOT V Reveal New Album Armor Of Light
W.A.S.P. Release Video Clip For "Chainsaw Charlie"
BULLET To Release New Album Dust To Gold
THE CHARM THE FURY Release "Songs Of Obscenity" Video
SIXGUN RENEGADES Release Self-Titled Debut Album
MONSTER MAGNET Unleash Title Track Of Mindfucker Album
California Fantasy Metal Warriors GYGAX Set To Release Second Edition Album
KILLER DWARFS Sign To EMP Label Group, New Live LP Live, No Guff Coming In April
ALLEGAEON Launches Cover Of RUSH's "Animate"
W.E.T. To Release Earthrage Album In March
X JAPAN Return To U.S. For COACHELLA 2018 Debut
UNRULY CHILD Announce Unhinged- LIVE FROM MILAN! CD/DVD





HOME | MAGAZINE | ON-AIR | DOWNLOADS | CHAT | BOARDS | CONTESTS | STORE | HELP

©2018 KNAC.COM. All Rights Reserved.    Link to us    Advertise with us    Privacy policy
 Latest News