JUDAS PRIEST's Reunion Tour: Opening Night Setlist Revealed

JUDAS PRIEST played their first concert since reuniting with singer Rob Halford Wednesday night (June 2) at Stadiumsporthalle in Hannover, Germany. The group's entire setlist for the show was follows: 01. Hellion 02. Electric Eye 03. Metal Gods 04. Heading Out to the Highway 05. The Ripper 06. Touch of Evil 07. The Sentinel 08. ...

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BOTTOM To Work With TOOL Producer

San Francisco-based female metal trio BOTTOM have enlisted Sylvia Massy Shivy (TOOL, SYSTEM OF A DOWN) to produce their upcoming third album, "I Hug Myself All the Time". The record will be released on an as-yet-undetermined label. Demo versions of three new songs — "Dead2u", "Mortal 'N Me" and "I Scare My Friends" — can ...

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LOLLIPOP LUST KILL To Play Farewell Show This Weekend

LOLLIPOP LUST KILL will be playing their final/farewell show this Saturday, June 5 at Headliner's in Toledo, OH. Also appearing on the bill will be KIDS FROM KRYPTON, ONCEOVER and FORGE. LOLLIPOP LUST KILL released their second album, "My So Called Knife", in 2002 through Artemis Records. ...

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Ex-MEGADETH Members, WATCHTOWER Guitarist To Perform At WORLD GUITAR CONGRESS

SPASTIC INK/WATCHTOWER guitarist Ron Jarzombek is once again hooking up with fellow guitarist Marty Friedman (ex-MEGADETH, CACOPHONY) following last year's "Guitarevolution" tour. The MARTY FRIEDMAN solo band, also featuring bassist/vocalist Chris Catero (RAZER, ex-WARDOG) and drummer Jimmy DeGrasso (ex-MEGADETH, Y&T), will appear in concert at the "World Guitar Congress" on Tuesday June 8 in Baltimore, ...

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CANDIRIA: 'Blood' Video Posted Online

CANDIRIA's video for the track "Blood" has been posted in the "Media" section of the group's web site. Check it out here. "Blood" comes off CANDIRIA's forthcoming album, "What Doesn't Kill You...", due on July 13 through Type A Records. "What Doesn't Kill You..." track listing: 01. Let The Dead Bury The Dead ...

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CHILDREN OF BODOM Begin Work On New Video

Finland's CHILDREN OF BODOM have commenced work on a video for a track off their upcoming EP, "Trashed, Lost & Strungout", due this summer through Spinefarm Records. The clip for the as-yet-undisclosed cut is being directed by Revolver Film Company's Patric Ullaeus, who has previously worked with DIMMU BORGIR, IN FLAMES and LACUNA COIL, among ...

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SOCIETY 1: Singer MATT ZANE Escapes Felony Charge in Denver

SOCIETY 1 frontman Matt "The Lord" Zane narrowly escaped a felony charge in Denver last week, following an incident at a SOCIETY 1/ORGY show at a local nightclub. The incident began during SOCIETY 1's set when Zane stopped the show to confront a heckler who had been shouting relentless insults at the band. Zane offered ...

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CANNIBAL CORPSE: Rio Show Cancelled

CANNIBAL CORPSE bassist Alex Webster has posted the following message on the band's web site: "We have just been informed by our South American booking agent that the show in Rio de Janeiro will not take place. The reason given was financial problems with the local promoter. We are disappointed that we won't able to ...

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SECTION 16 Prepare To Enter Studio

Colorado-based SECTION 16 will be entering the studio soon to record the follow-up to their debut CD, "Identity Crisis" (DCA Recordings). The band will be recording the album with producer Bill Douglas, who has previously worked with such acts as STATIC-X, STABBING WESTWARD and the SMASHING PUMPKINS. SECTION 16's lineup consists of vocalist Corey Brown ...

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