Loudwire are holding their 3rd Annual Music Awards for Best Live Act of 2013 and Rob Zombie has been nominated. Loudwire’s awards are dedicated to ten artists who have in 2013, brought “their A-game night in and night out” to fans on tours across the US and the globe at large. Zombie is up against the likes of Korn, Metallica and Iron Maiden in this battle of the live bands.
Help make Rob Zombie the BEST LIVE ACT by voting today! http://loudwire.com/best-live-act-of-2013-3rd-annual-loudwire-music-awards/
The Lords of Salem has topped a list of top horror movies of 2013, compiled by Sound on Sight. The online magazine calls Zombie’s 2013 movie his “most patient and mature film” and adds that “Salem is a textbook study on how to do horror right“.
Read the rest of Sound on Sight’s write-up on their number one horror movie of the year by clicking >> (more…)
Rob Zombie will be joining Megadeth for a co-headliner in Switzerland at the Eishalle Wetzikon, on 28 June 2014. This adds to Zombie’s growing 2014 itinerary, which includes many mainland Europe dates, as well as several in Mexico. Megadeth and Zombie have previously appeared on a co-headliner tour back in 2012.
Tickets go on sale Friday 20th December @ 10am CET and are available here: ticketcorner.ch/
Mexican Rob Zombie fans, check out this date for your diary – 18 Marzo 2014. He will be playing Teatro Diana, Guadalajara.
More details coming soon.
After spending 2013 touring the US festivals in the summer and with Korn in November, Zombie is in Europe in the summer of 2014 for some of the top festivals. He now adds ilosaarirock 2014 in Finland to his tour dates, which takes place on 12-14 July 2014.
2014 is certainly getting busier now, as Rob Zombie schedules Rock Am Ring/Im Park into his diary. He will be joining acts such as Slayer and Opeth on the weekend of 5 – 8 June 2014 at the festival that takes place in Nürburgring and Nuremberg.
Another day and another tour date announcement for 2014! Rob Zombie again cements himself as one of the busiest performers around, as this time he has signed up to bring his show to Hellfest 2014 in France. The festival which is over the weekend of 20 – 22 June, will see Zombie play before the main headliners on June 20.
Tickets are already on sale at http://www.hellfest.fr/
Check out more tour dates already booked for 2014 here: robzombie.com/tour-dates/
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Summer in Europe is turning out to be a very Zombie summer, with Rob Zombie announcing that he will be playing at the Aerodrome festival in Budapest AND Prague. Zombie will be playing on 16 June at the Budapest Park in Hungary. Tickets are already available here: www.eventim.hu and you can find out more here: http://www.aerodrome.hu/
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Rob Zombie is proving there is no rest for the wicked, as he adds another date to his 2014 tour diary.
This time he will be in Austria, helping Novarock celebrate 10 years of its festival, from 13 – 15 June.
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Its been a busy couple of months for Rob Zombie – in fact a very busy 201; what with a new movie, book, album, haunted house ride AND touring – including the ‘Night of the Living Dreads’ tour with Korn this past November.
During this tour, ‘Hear Magazine‘s Ryan LaPointe, spoke with Rob before their Nov 22 appearance at the Deltaplex in Grand Rapids. They talk about “the tour, his latest album Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor, his upcoming film based on the Broad Street Bullies (the Philadelphia Flyers), and the enjoyment of putting together the first Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare.”
You can listen to the interview here: hearmagazine.com/2013/11/21/audio-interview-hear-magazine-interviews-rob-zombie/
Zombie: ‘It’s great to party. It’s great to be in fame, but I never wanted that to affect the show: the show always had to come first.’
Rob Zombie will be playing the Big Sandy Superstore Arena in Huntington this coming Saturday, as he and Korn bring the ‘Night of the Living Dreads’ tour to the masses. Before that, the Charleston Gazette chatted with Rob about working over Halloween (“I’m always working Halloween. It’s like asking Santa Claus what he does at Christmas”), his own personal work ethic, playing to new and old fans and much more.
Tickets are available for the show from: ticketmaster.com and are priced at $45.
To read the interview click > (more…)
As previously reported, Rob Zombie will be making some pit-stops on his Night of the Living Dreads tour, to sign copies of his companion book to The Lords of Salem movie, which came out earlier this year.
New dates have been added to the two already set up.
To see the new dates, and helpful advice for the signings click >>>
Rob Zombie is adding Singapore to his ever growing list of new tour dates for 2014. He will be at the Fort Canning Park, on March 5.
Tickets will be available from November 25 at www.sistic.com.sg, priced at $98 SGD.
This past weekend, Rob Zombie and Korn tore it up in Corpus Christi, when they brought their ‘Night of the Living Dreads’ tour to town. Rob was also in town, at the local Barnes and Noble, to sign copies of his ‘The Lords of Salem’ book.
Zombie speaks to On Tour Monthly: “I don’t even know what to call what I do because basically I just do what I like.”
Photo by James Villa
Currently on tour with Korn, Rob Zombie sat down for an exclusive, in depth interview with On Tour Monthly, where he speaks about his music career to date, including White Zombie, his past signing with Geffen, why he always tries to put on bigger, larger-than-life shows, his past and present music collaboration partners, and much more besides.
To enjoy excerpts from the interview click > (more…)
Rob Zombie and Korn recently brought their ‘Night of the Living Dreads’ tour to Casper Wyoming, and as rock967online.com’s reporter Ian Delap says “brought The Casper Events Center To It’s Knees“.
Check out the full library of photos and small write-up by Delap, click > (more…)
Check out this GEM from the ‘Night of the Living Dreads’ tour, where Head and Munky from Korn, joined their co-headliners on stage for a rendition of Diamond Head’s “Am I Evil“. Brian ‘Head’ Welch, who writes a weekly column called ‘Head’s Korner’ for Loudwire, said about the tour “Man, these shows have been off the charts! We are playing smaller cities and you can feel how hungry all these fans are for rock music because not many concerts come to town for them. The energy has been incredible!”
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Rob Zombie’s tour diary for 2014 is getting fuller, and this week is announcing he is to attend the inaugural Westfest 2014, in New Zealand. Zombie will be headlining on Wednesday 19 February at the Vector Arena, Auckland. Other acts will include current Night of the Living Dreads co-headliners, Korn and Megadeth, Eagles of Death Metal, Asking Alexandria and more.
Tickets are on sale from Monday November 11 2013 from Ticketmaster: http://www.ticketmaster.co.nz/
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This past Halloween, Rob Zombie joined chat host Jimmy Kimmel for a special edition of ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live‘, where he performed two songs on the Sony Outdoor Stage. In front of a raucous crowd, Zombie sang his cover of the Grand Funk Railroad cover “We’re an American Band” and his track ”Dead City Radio and the New Gods of Supertown” – both songs coming from the latest album “Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor”.
Now for those of you who may have missed the show, or want to watch these two killer performances again, you can do – just (more…)
Rob Zombie is already getting set for 2014 tour dates by adding the Sweden Rock Festival to his diary. The festival takes place from the 4 – 7 June in Solvesburg, Sweden.
You can find out more about this by going to: http://www.swedenrock.com/?lg=2
See ya there!
Yes yes you heard that right, Rob Zombie will be returning to the fields of Donington Park UK – and this time fingers crossed for a less muddy show (but if it be so, it be so)!
Download 2014 will be on the weekend of the 13 – 15 June.
Tickets are now available to purchase RIGHT HERE: http://www.downloadfestival.
Rob Zombie loves movies. You can hear his passion in his interviews when he talks about the ones he loves watching, the genres, the actors, the methods of movie-making. Now he speaks to A.V. Club about his love of silent movies. Zombie talk about the greats, including Chaplain and Buster Keaton, and reveals, how for a birthday treat fro wife Sheri Moon Zombie, he rented the Silent Movie Theater in Los Angeles to show her “what I think is one of the best silent movies, which is The Unknown with Chaney and Joan Crawford.”
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This past Halloween, Larry King hosted a special “Fright Fest” week of interviews, including a special with Rob Zombie. In this episode of ‘Larry King Now’ the conversation goes from “Pee Wee’s Playhouse” to heavy metal icon to film director, Zombie revealing why he got into the scaring game. Plus, King asks, is Rob Zombie leaving the horror genre for good?
Larry King Now! is available exclusively on Hulu. To watch the episode go here: http://www.hulu.com/watch/551646
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