DEFTONES Singer: New Album To Contain 'Way More Riffs'

DEFTONES singer Chino Moreno has spoken to MTV.com about the group's decision to embark on a month-long club tour prior to entering the studio to record their fifth studio album. "We're just going to get used to playing as a live band again," Moreno said. "For me, the best part of being in a band ...

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PIG DESTROYER Announce U.K. Headlining Tour

Virginia's extreme sound nihilists PIG DESTROYER have announced their first tour of 2004 in support of their forthcoming album, "Terrifyer". PIG DESTROYER will kick off a week-long U.K. headlining tour beginning November 12 in Nottingham at the Old Angel. The tour will conclude on November 19 in London with a special PIG DESTROYER CD release ...

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A PERFECT CIRCLE: 'eMOTIVe' Details Revealed

Billboard.com is reporting that A PERFECT CIRCLE's forthcoming album, "eMOTIVe", will include 10 covers and two new songs. In addition to previously announced versions of JOHN LENNON's "Imagine", MARVIN GAYE's "What's Goin On" and FEAR's "Let's Have a War", "eMOTIVe" includes renditions of songs by JONI MITCHELL, DEVO, DEPECHE MODE and BLACK FLAG, as well ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE Reaches Out To Hostage Horror Victims

Ozzy Osbourne has joined the list of celebrities who have sent out donations for helping out the school children victimized in last week's school siege in Beslan, Russia, Newkerala.com reports. According to the Sun, Ozzy and his wife Sharon sent in their contribution amounting 10,000 pounds (approximately $18,000) for the children. "No words can describe ...

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Devil's Horns: Who Is Responsible For Metal's Famous Hand Signal?

Steve Appleford of LA CityBEAT recently conducted a "survey" of heavy metal musicians regarding the origins of the "devil's horns" hand sign — the horned hand, with index finger and pinkie raised proudly as the sign of the beast, which is being used as the "international greeting to heavy metal ecstasy." "Gene Simmons of KISS ...

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FBI To Probe GREAT WHITE Nightclub Fire Corruption Charges

The Associated Press is reporting that the FBI will review allegations made by the father of the GREAT WHITE nightclub fire victim that corruption and politics are the reason town fire inspectors were never indicted in the case. David Kane, the father of 18-year-old Nicholas O'Neill, who died in the February 2003 fire at The ...

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MORBID ANGEL Perform In Chile: Photos, Review Available

Chile's Grinder magazine has posted several photos from MORBID ANGEL's headlining concert at Teatro Providencia in Santiago on Tuesday (Sept. 7). Check them out here. MORBID ANGEL's appearance in Chile was part of the group's current South American tour, which marks bassist/vocalist David Vincent's first live performances with the group in eight years. ...

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