NINE INCH NAILS Mainman Remixes U2

NINE INCH NAILS mainman Trent Reznor's remix of U2's "Vertigo" is scheduled to be included on U2's upcoming single, "Sometimes You Can't Make It On Your Own", according to NME.com. The single will also include the title cut, Bono singing "Ave Maria" with Pavarotti, and a DVD with a live performance of the single. In ...

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Norwegian Pop Singer Explains NIKKI SIXX Collaboration

Marion Raven (photo), formerly one half of Norwegian pop group M2M, was asked on her official forum about collaborating with MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx on her debut solo album. "It first started with me going to CBGBs in New York and his band BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION was playing there," she explained. "Then ...

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STRAPPING YOUNG LAD Mainman Discusses Upcoming Album 'Alien'

Maniacal Canadian extremists STRAPPING YOUNG LAD have finalized the track listing for their highly anticipated new album, "Alien", now set for a March 22 release. The follow-up to the group's critically acclaimed 2003 release "SYL" was recorded at the Armoury and Greenhouse Studios (both in Vancouver) as well as in mainman Devin Townsend's studio in ...

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SLIPKNOT, LAMB OF GOD, SHADOWS FALL: First Tour Dates Announced

The first dates have been announced for the upcoming "The Subliminal Verses Tour" featuring headliners SLIPKNOT alongside LAMB OF GOD and SHADOWS FALL. They are as follows: Mar. 04 - Meadows Music Theatre - Wallingford, CT Mar. 05 - Wachovia Spectrum - Philadelphia, PA Mar. 06 - Continental Airlines Arena - East Rutherford, NJ Mar. ...

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METALLICA's 'Monster' Among Nominees For CRITICS' CHOICE AWARDS

The Broadcast Film Critics Association named METALLICA's "Metallica: Some Kind of Monster" a Best Documentary nominee for its 10th annual Critics' Choice Awards on Wednesday. Also up for the Best Documentary award are "Control Room", "Fahrenheit 9/11" and "Super Size Me". The winners will be announced during a January 10 ceremony at the Wiltern Theatre ...

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Former ANTHRAX Guitarist Remembers DIMEBAG DARRELL

Former ANTHRAX/SEBASTIAN BACH guitarist Paul Crook attended the public memorial service for slain DAMAGEPLAN/ex-PANTERA guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott on Tuesday night (Dec. 14) in Arlington, Texas. Regarding the service, Crook said, "[Tuesday] night was both incredibly sad and beautiful. I didn't know whether to laugh or cry at times. Zakk [Wylde] and Edward [Van Halen] ...

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SILENT SCYTHE Film Video For 'Suffer In Silence'

Swedish metallers SILENT SCYTHE are currently putting the finishing touches on their latest video, "Suffer In Silence". The clip is said to be a very personal video for band founder/guitarist Tommi Djukin and was very difficult to shoot since it brought back some rather unpleasant memories from his childhood. Look for the clip on

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Ex-CARCASS Frontman Given Advice Column In DECIBEL Magazine

Former CARCASS frontman Jeff Walker now has his very own advice column in Decibel magazine. Send your questions about relationships, musical technique, or just about anything else to [email protected], and look for Jeff's eminent guidance in the magazine's next issue. As previously reported, Walker is currently recording a solo album consisting exclusively of ...

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