METALLICA: U.S. Stadium Tour In The Works?

METALLICA are rumored to be in the process of putting together another stadium package similar to 2000's Summer Sanitarium tour, according to Billboard. METALLICA last toured in 2000, taking in $40.5 million from only 20 shows, about a dozen of which were Summer Sanitarium dates featuring KID ROCK, KORN, and others. As previously reported, the ...

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SEPULTURA: 'Bullet The Blue Sky' Video Posted Online

SEPULTURA's video for their rendition of U2's "Bullet The Blue Sky" has been posted online at this location. "Bullet The Blue Sky" comes off the group's covers-only EP, titled "Revolusongs", which was released through FNM/Universal Records in Brazil in early December. "Revolusongs" is tentatively scheduled to receive a European release through SPV/Steamhammer in ...

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SOULFLY: Helsinki Photos Posted Online

A bunch of high-quality photos of SOULFLY performing live at Tavastia in Helsinki, Finland last night (Jan. 30) have been posted online at this location. The group's complete set list for last night's performance was as follows: 01. Downstroy 02. Seek 'N' Strike 03. Spit (SEPULTURA) 04. Jumpdaduckup / Bring It 05. Brasil ...

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HALFORD Gets Work Visa, Makes Last-Minute Flight To U.S.

According to Rob Halford's personal manager, John Baxter, Rob has finally received the required paperwork needed in order to enable him to re-enter the country from his native U.K. "Well, the news we've been waiting for has arrived," Baxter wrote on the band's official message board. "Rob was issued his visa 20 minutes prior to ...

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AMORPHIS Frontman Completes Work On New AJATTARA CD

AMORPHIS frontman Pasi Koskinen's "black/dark metal" project AJATTARA have completed work on their new album, "Kuolema" ("Death"), for a March 24 release. The full track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Antakaa Elää (Let Me Live) 02. Surman Henki (The Ghost Of Death) 03. Haureus (Fornication) 04. Huoran Alla (Under The Whore) 05. ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE To Re-Release Catalog, Pen More Books

MÖTLEY CRÜE have signed a deal with Universal Music Enterprises to re-release all of their albums with bonus tracks on April 1, according to Rolling Stone. They will also issue a new greatest hits album on March 4, DVD releases of "Lewd, Crued & Tattoed" and "VH1 Behind the Music: Mötley Crüe" in April and ...

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GODSMACK: New Music Posted Online

GODSMACK have posted their new single, "Straight Out Of Line", in Windows Media format at this location. "Straight Out Of Line" comes off the group's upcoming CD, "Faceless", due on April 8 through Republic/Universal Records. In other news, GODSMACK will tape a performance Friday (Jan. 31) to air on an upcoming episode of ...

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ENTOMBED Line Up Gig At Swedish Ski Resort

On March 28, Sweden's ENTOMBED are scheduled to perform a headlining show in Björkliden, a ski resort very far up north in Sweden. As previously reported, ENTOMBED are about to begin mixing their as-yet-untitled new album at Gröndal and Toytown studios in Stockholm with producer Pelle Gunnerfeldt (FIRESIDE) for a late spring release through Threeman ...

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MEDICATION 'On Hold', Band Deny Breakup Rumors

MEDICATION, the Los Angeles band featuring former MACHINE HEAD/SOULFLY guitarist Logan Mader, ex-UGLY KID JOE/LIFE OF AGONY vocalist Whitfield Crane, ex-ADAYINTHELIFE guitarist Blunt, and ex-THE PIECE DOGS bassist Kyle Sanders, have been officially put on hold as the various members of the group pursue other projects. "MEDICATION has not toured since Aug. 4 and I ...

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