TRAIL OF TEARS Explain Album Delay

Norway's TRAIL OF TEARS have posted the following message on their official web site: "After a torturous and extremely challenging studio experience we are now happy to tell you all that the album has been completed! Being struck by everything from illness to complete and utter computer crashes we sit back with a feeling of ...

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LINKIN PARK's Collaboration With JAY-Z To Be Released Next Month

A CD/DVD package titled "Collision Course" featuring a mash-up collaboration between LINKIN PARK and rapper Jay-Z reportedly will be released Nov. 30. The CD features six tracks recorded by the band and the rapper in a studio with LINKIN PARK MC Mike Shinoda producing, while the DVD documents LINKIN PARK and Jay-Z's July 18 onstage ...

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KONKHRA: Putting 'Heavy' Back In Heavy Metal

Danish extreme metallers KONKHRA have issued the following update on their current activities: "We are ready to record the first 4-5 songs for the new album. This time we will record the songs as they get done, and next Friday we are entering Starstruck studio in Copenhagen to lay down the drums for these new ...

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DIZZY REED: New GUNS N' ROSES Album To Arrive In February

GUNS N' ROSES keyboardist Dizzy Reed recently spoke to Richmond.com about playing with Axl Rose and his recent tour with his solo project, HOLLYWOOD BULLDOZER. Several excerpts from the interview follow: Richmond.com: What's the status with [the long-awaited GUNS N' ROSES album] "Chinese Democracy"? Dizzy Reed: "Actually, 'Chinese Democracy' is very close to ...

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SUICIDAL TENDENCIES: More 'Return To Venice' Details Revealed

SUICIDAL TENDENCIES' upcoming "Return to Venice" project will incude two new NO MERCY songs. These two tracks were recorded by SUICIDAL TENDENCIES, featuring Mike Muir (vocals), Dean Pleasants and Mike Clark (guitars), Steve Bruner (bass) and his brother Ron Bruner Jr. (drums). Several of the songs on SUICIDAL TENDENCIES' 1988 album, "How Will I Laugh ...

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IRON MAIDEN: More Details Revealed About BRUCE DICKINSON's 'Flying Heavy Metal' Documentary

According to a posting at the IRON MAIDEN fans site Maidenfans.com, the upcoming documentary documentary series about airplanes, tentatively titled "Flying Heavy Metal", that is being hosted by MAIDEN singer Bruce Dickinson is being produced by the U.K.-based Ricochet production company, and the forthcoming feature can be seen listed on their "Current Productions" ...

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