SLIPKNOT Drummer To Guest On New OTEP Album

SLIPKNOT's Joey Jordison has laid down drum tracks for two songs on the forthcoming OTEP album, tentatively titled "Suicide Trees". Jordison reportedly appears on the cuts with the working titles "Nine" and "Hate". The CD, which is currently being recorded in Los Angeles, will be mixed in October and is tentatively due in the spring ...

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DOWNSET Complete Work On New Album

DOWNSET have completed work on their new album, "Universal", tentatively due before the end of the year through an as-yet-undisclosed label. The 11-song CD was produced by guitarist Brian "Ares" Schwager and features the band lineup of Ares, Rey Orepeza (vocals), Chris Lee (drums) and Rico Villasenor (bass). The tentative track listing for "Universal" is ...

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SOULFLY: New Tour Dates Announced

SOULFLY have announced the following dates in September: Sep. 25 – Whiskey - Hollywood, CA Sep. 26 - La Luna/Gotham - San Bernadino, CA Sep. 27 - Marquee Theatre - Tempe, AZ The group's performance in Tempe will be part of the 7th annual D-Low (Dana Wells) Memorial Show, which has been held every year ...

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SEPULTURA Win Brazilian Video Award

SEPULTURA won the "Best Direction of Photography" award for their "Bullet The Blue Sky" video (directed by Academia de Filmes) at this year's edition of "MTV Brasil Video Music Awards", held Tuesday (August 26). The Brazilian band's cover version of the U2 track was up for four awards at the event, including "Best Video Editing", ...

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GODSMACK, IGGY POP Perform At LIFEBEAT Benefit Concert: Photos Available

On Wednesday night (August 27), GODSMACK opened for IGGY POP AND THE STOOGES at New York's Roseland Theater, where both groups were performing as part of the MTV2 LIFEBeat Benefit Concert. The event raised funds for LIFEBeat, a non-profit organization "dedicated to reaching America's youth with the message of HIV/AIDS prevention," according to LIFEBeat's web ...

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MACHINE HEAD: New Song Available For Download

A brand new MACHINE HEAD track, titled "Left Unifinished", has been posted online in MP3 format at this location. "Left Unifinished" comes off the group's forthcoming fifth studio album, titled "Through The Ashes Of Empires", due on October 27 through Roadrunner Records in Europe. The follow-up to 2001's "Supercharger" was recorded at Sharkbite ...

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JACK FROST: Solo Album Details Revealed

Former SAVATAGE and current SEVEN WITCHES guitarist Jack Frost has finalized the track listing for his solo effort, "Raise Your Fist To Metal", due in October through Noise/Sanctuary Records. The final track listing for "Raise Your Fist To Metal" is as follows: 01. Stay 02. The Chase 03. Brotherhood of Lies 04. What's Left 05. ...

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QUIET RIOT Live DVD To Surface In October

The long-delayed QUIET RIOT DVD, titled "Quiet Riot Live In The 21st Century - 20 Years of Metal Health", is now scheduled for release on October 7. According to drummer Frankie Banali, "the principals at 2RS Studios have cited everything from delays in manufacturing, final artwork, packaging, mastering, as well as having an even field ...

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