SEVENDUST Singer Says He Hopes BUSH Won't Get Re-Elected

SEVENDUST frontman Lajon Witherspoon recently shared his views on the war in Iraq with KNAC.com. "It's such a scary time right now. I'm not a hater, but with [President] Bush I can never understand what he's saying," he said. "He doesn't tell me very much. I just hate it though. I hate the fact that ...

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DAVE LEE ROTH Takes Another Swipe At SAMMY HAGAR

Scott Cronick of the Press of Atlantic City spoke with David Lee Roth before his show Saturday night (May 31) at Trump Marina Hotel Casino about his current tour, his forthcoming album, and Sammy Hagar — the other former VAN HALEN frontman. "The truth is we had a great time [touring together] last year," Dave ...

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AMARAN Recruit New Bassist

Sweden's AMARAN, the band featuring former members of MOURNING SIGN, have recruited JULIE LAUGHS NO MORE drummer Ronnie Bergerståhl as their new bassist. Bergerståhl replaces Mikael Andersson, who left the group earlier in the month due to "lack of motivation." AMARAN recently completed work on their second album, "Pristine In Bondage", due late summer through ...

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IRON MAIDEN: New Album Details Unveiled!

IRON MAIDEN frontman Bruce Dickinson took the band's headlining performance at the Download festival as an opportunity to announce the long-awaited details of their new album. IRON MAIDEN are currently performing on their "Give Me Ed...Til I'm Dead" Tour, headlining dates throughout Europe and the USA. The new album, entitled "Dance Of Death", is the ...

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Early BON SCOTT Recordings To See The Light Of Day

A retrospective CD by THE VALENTINES, one of late AC/DC frontman Bon Scott's former bands, will be released on June 2 via Ascension Records. Titled "Peculiar Hole In The Sky", the album will feature the following track listing: 01. Peculiar Hole In The Sky 02. Love Makes Sweet Music 03. To Know You Is To ...

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PYREXIA To Tour With MORTAL DECAY And INTERNAL BLEEDING

Reunited Long Island, New York-based death metallers PYREXIA will be embarking on a 15-date tour with MORTAL DECAY and INTERNAL BLEEDING in July. The band are currently in the pre-production phase of recording for their new full-length album, which they expect to begin tracking in late summer following the completion of the tour. Upcoming PYREXIA ...

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Former DRAIN STH Guitarist Resurfaces In BLOWSIGHT

Former DRAIN STH guitarist Flavia Canel has resurfaced as the bassist of the Stockholm-based band called BLOWSIGHT. The group, who have been in existence since 1999, recently completed work on a new three-song demo and are currently in the studio recording more material. BLOWSIGHT, whose lineup is rounded out by ex-SELPH guitarist Serban Carapancea, guitarist/lead ...

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