PAGE HAMILTON: 'HELMET Is My Band'

HELMET mainman Page Hamilton recently told East Bay Express that after four albums and near-constant touring, HELMET's nine-year run screeched to a halt when bassist Henry Bogdan and drummer John Stanier had a bitter falling-out with their frontman after a particularly grueling tour. "We were really sick of each other," Hamilton says now. ...

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RISE TO ADDICTION: Debut Video Posted Online

RISE TO ADDICTION, the new project featuring former BLAZE members John Slater (guitar), Steve Wray (guitar) and Rob Naylor (bass), have posted their video for the track "Falling As One" at this location (AVI, 4.9 MB). You will need the DivX codec (www.divx.com) to play the video. RISE TO ADDICTION is: H Armstrong ...

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WALLS OF JERICHO Vocalist Sustains Injury During Video Shoot

Hardcore troopers WALLS OF JERICHO have preserved the brutality of their live show for future generations of moshing masses in their new video for "There's No I In Fuck You!" The video was directed by Kevin Leonard who also shot videos for TERROR, HIMSA and NEVERMORE. The video visualizes the idolatry of rock stars and ...

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THE APPARATUS Confirm Release Date For Debut Album

Dream Catcher Records has set a November 18 release date for the debut album from Norwegian melodic death metalers THE APPARATUS, entitled "Heathen Agenda". "Heathen Agenda" will include 10 original tracks with an approximate playing time of 50 minutes. Songs set to appear on the CD include "Otherplace", "The Revelation" and "Worms". An audio preview ...

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MARILYN MANSON: Former FIGHT/DANZIG Guitarist Joins The Fold?

According to a posting at the Mr-MansonFan MSN Group, MARILYN MANSON performed his cover of DEPECHE MODE's "Personal Jesus" on MAD TV last Friday (Oct. 15) with a brand-new band lineup, featuring drummer Chris Vrenna (ex-NINE INCH NAILS) and guitarist Mark Chaussee (ex-FIGHT, DANZIG). It is not presently clear if Chaussee has joined MANSON as ...

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JIMI HENDRIX Special To Air On THE BIOGRAPHY CHANNEL

The Washington Times is reporting that The Biography Channel will turns its eye on '60s rock icon Jimi Hendrix by airing "Biography: Jimi Hendrix" at 9 tonight. Hendrix doubted his own talents and was shy at times, yet he would come to embody the hedonistic excesses of the era. The Seattle-born guitar slinger, who once ...

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LILLIAN AXE Announce First Show With New Singer

LILLIAN AXE will play their first live show with new singer, Derrick LeFevre, on New Year's Eve in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Due to the "new" nature of the band and years of fervent fan requests, they will be playing a completely revamped setlist, including many album tracks that have rarely been played at live shows. ...

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