DEFTONES: More 'Guerilla' Dates Leaked!

Several dates for DEFTONES' upcoming "guerrilla"-style tour have been leaked. They are as follows: May 04 - Washington, DC - 9:30 Club May 05 - New York City, NY - Webster Hall May 06 - Boston, MA - Axis May 15 - Denver, CO - Ogden Theatre May 17 - Las Vegas, NY - Sam ...

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ZONATA Split Up

Swedish power metallers ZONATA have officially split up. "[A couple of weeks ago] the rest of the band decided to call it quits and so it did happen," manager Jonas Hagström said in a statement. "I spoke to [singer/vocalist] Johannes Nyberg . . . about all this and he said that maybe someday in the ...

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GROPE: Video Posted Online

Long-running Danish metallers GROPE have posted a video for the track "Searching For Something" at this location. "Searching For Something" comes off the group's latest CD, "If You Were My Dog", which was released in Scandinavia in late March. ...

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MADONNA Designer To Tailor MARILYN MANSON's Touring Clothes

Clothing designer Jean Paul Gaultier, who created the super-pointy bras Madonna wore onstage for her 1990 "Blonde Ambition Tour", will tailor the clothing for MARILYN MANSON's trek to support his next album, "The Golden Age of Grotesque", which comes out May 13 through Nothing/Interscope Records. MARILYN MANSON is set to kick off the European leg ...

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HATEBREED Begin Recording New Album

HATEBREED will enter Planet Z studios in Massachusetts today (April 28) to begin tracking their new album for a tentative September release through Republic/Universal Records. The band have reportedly penned over 20 songs for the follow-up to last year's "Perseverance" and will record 15-17 of them over the next month with producer Zeuss (SHADOWS FALL, ...

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SILENCER Part Ways With Drummer, Announce Replacement

Colorado's SILENCER have parted ways with drummer Nick Seelinger and have replaced him with ex-TRENCHMOUTH skinsman Ryan Ramirez. Ramirez will make his live debut with the group on May 2 in Greeley, Colorado. "Ryan's strong enthusiasm and blazing speed are very much welcomed to the SILENCER thrash machine," reads a message on the band's official ...

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CENTINEX To Utilize CULT OF LUNA Artist For Next CD

Sweden's CENTINEX have announced that the artwork for their next full-length album, "Decadence - Prophecies Of Cosmic Chaos", will be done by Per Gustafson (CULT OF LUNA). The layout for the CD will, once again, be handled by Timo "The Eyeless" Ketola. "Decadence - Prophecies Of Cosmic Chaos" will be recorded and mixed at Black ...

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FORCE OF EVIL To Make Live Debut At Ohio's BW&BK 6-PACK WEEKEND

FORCE OF EVIL, the new Danish all-star band featuring guitarist Michael Denner (ex-MERCYFUL FATE), guitarist Hank Shermann (MERCYFUL FATE), bassist Hal Patino (KING DIAMOND), drummer Bjarne Holm (MERCYFUL FATE), and vocalist Martin Steene (IRONFIRE), will be making their live debut at the BW&BK 6-Pack Weekend on June 13-14 in Cleveland, Ohio. Also set to appear ...

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