LAMB OF GOD Drummer Talks About The Group's Upcoming CD

LAMB OF GOD have completed pre-production for the follow-up to 2003's "As the Palaces Burn", tentatively due before the end of the year through Epic Records. The band have spent the past two weeks with producer Machine (WHITE ZOMBIE, (HED)P.E., PITCHSHIFTER, ONE MINUTE SILENCE) in their rehearsal studio in Richmond, Virginia. A video "sneak peek" ...

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RUSH Drummer Explains Reasons For Recording Cover EP

Canadian trio RUSH have confirmed plans to release an EP collection of covers of classics popularized by THE WHO, CREAM, BUFFALO SPRINGFIELD and THE YARDBIRDS. Due June 29 via Atlantic, the eight-track "Feedback" marks the first time the group has ever recorded material by other artists. "[Bassist] Geddy [Lee], [guitarist] Alex [Lifeson] and I were ...

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DARKEST HOUR Confirmed For OZZFEST

According to a posting on the Victory Records web site, DARKEST HOUR have secured a second-stage slot at this year's Ozzfest. No further information is currently available. As previously reported, DARKEST HOUR shot a video for the track "The Sadist Nation" during their show with CURL UP AND DIE on April 10 at ...

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GUNS N' ROSES: New Air Date For VH1 Documentary

The projected air date of the upcoming VH1 documentary covering the early days of GUNS N' ROSES has been changed to Wednesday, June 16, 2004, informed sources have told BLABBERMOUTH.NET. The "Behind the Music"-style show, which will feature contributions from original members Slash (guitars) and Steven Adler (drums), will be followed by "The Making of ...

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ANATHEMA Guitarist To Release NICK DRAKE Tribute CD

ANATHEMA guitarist Danny Cavanagh will be releasing a tribute album of Nick Drake songs through Strangelight Records. This will be limited to 1,000 copies, handnumbered. Anyone interested in pre-ordering, contact: [email protected] No further information is available at this time. As previously reported, ANATHEMA have set a June 28 release date through Music For Nations for ...

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SEPULTURA's KISSER Performs At Brazilian Guitar Event

SEPULTURA guitarist Andreas Kisser was one of the guests at a recent Brazilian musical event that featured different types of guitar players performing together. Andreas played some blues, some instrumental covers and also SEPULTURA's "Kaiowas" with Brazilian musician Ivan Vilela. Watch "Kaiowas" here (Windows Media, 5.9 MB) and check out the pictures at ...

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DEF LEPPARD: Vocalist JOE ELLIOTT Talks Music

This past Monday (May 10), DEF LEPPARD frontman Joe Elliott participated as a guest speaker in an online chat session on the web site of "Let's Talk Music", an online community for musicians and other people who work in the music industry. By request of Joe and the chat organizers, the chat was not announced ...

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IRON MAIDEN Bassist To Play Soccer For Charity

IRON MAIDEN bassist Steve Harris will be playing soccer in Italy in a charity match in a couple of weeks' time. The details are as follows: Date: May 28 Kick Off: 8:00 p.m. Venue: Stadio Artemio Franchi - Firenze Infoline: +49 (0)55 / 660399 Teams: Nazionale Italiana Cantanti vs. UK All Stars ...

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