CORROSION OF CONFORMITY Frontman Produces Southern Rockers SOL FIYA

CORROSION OF CONFORMITY/DOWN guitarist Pepper Keenan has produced the debut CD from Southern rock band SOL FIYA. Titled "Heaven She Rides", the album's sound was recently described by The Times-Picayune music writer Keith Spera as akin to "DR. JOHN fronting the ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND." "One of my problems with New Orleans bands is that all ...

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CRASH: New Single Posted Online

South Korea's top-selling metal band CRASH have posted two songs from their latest single online in Windows Media format. Check them out: 01. Whirlwind Struggle (Windows Media) 02. Dignity (Windows Media) Both songs are taken from CRASH's fifth studio album, "The Massive Crush", which "sees the band continuing their mix of ...

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APARTMENT 26 Replace SKRAPE On LIFE OF AGONY Tour

APARTMENT 26, the British group led by singer Biff Butler (son of former BLACK SABBATH bassist Geezer Butler), have replaced SKRAPE on the upcoming LIFE OF AGONY/FLAW tour. LIFE OF AGONY, FLAW, APARTMENT 26 tour dates: Jan. 20 - Northern Lights - Albany, NY Jan. 21 - Trocadero - Philadelphia, PA Jan. 23 - Paladium ...

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METALLICA's HAMMETT Talks Next Single

METALLICA guitarist Kirk Hammett revealed during a recent interview with the U.K.'s Scuzz TV that the group's next "St. Anger" single will most likely be either "Dirty Window" or "Invisible Kid". The band have been playing "Dirty Window" regularly since their world tour kicked off in Japan last November. "The Unnamed Feeling" was recently released ...

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THE WILDHEARTS To Support THE DARKNESS In Europe

THE WILDHEARTS have been invited to join THE DARKNESS on their European tour. "Some bands promise a lot when they start out, and often forget all about promises made when things take off for them," THE WILDHEARTS frontman Ginger commented on the band's web site. "Or simply turn into fucking arseholes that forget their roots. ...

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WWIII Filming New Video

WWIII, the Los Angeles-based band featuring Mandy Lion on lead vocals, are in the process of filming a video for an as-yet-undisclosed track off their first album in 12 years, "When God Turned Away". The clip should be finished within the next few weeks and will be submitted to MTV for possible airplay. WWIII's current ...

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BLOOD FOR BLOOD, MY REVENGE Sign With THORP RECORDS

Boston's favorite white-trash hardcore heroes BLOOD FOR BLOOD and Vermont's hardcore skate rock menaces MY REVENGE have both inked deals with Thorp Records. BLOOD FOR BLOOD are currently in the studio finishing up a 10-track mini-CD, featuring six full songs, interludes, an intro and outro. The release will also feature over 20 minutes of exclusive ...

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