TURBONEGRO's 18 Inches Of Trouble

Norwegian rockers TURBONEGRO were arrested at Stuttgart airport for arms smuggling earlier this week, according to NME.com. The six-piece where on their way from their show in the German city back home to Oslo when the authorities grabbed them. As the band were passing through security at around 6:00 am on Monday (June 23), an ...

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GENE SIMMONS: 'My First Motivation Is To Make Lots Of Money'

KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons recently spoke to New York Post's Cindy Adams about his new book, "Sex Money Kiss". "The book's about sex," he said. "My design, and I suspect all God's designs, start with some engine. A car's engine either has horsepower or not. The design of this particular beast, man, is to expel ...

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KORN Singer Gives 'Thumbs-Up' To ADEMA's New Album

KORN singer Jonathan Davis has reportedly given the "thumbs-up" to "Unstable", the forthcoming album by ADEMA, whose vocalist is his half-brother Marky Chavez. "Yeah, he likes it," Chavez said. "He really... My brother has been the type not to really comment on any work that we've done, and he really thought this record was a ...

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FREEDOM CALL Still On For Germany's EARTHSHAKER FESTIVAL

Despite previous reports to the contrary, FREEDOM CALL WILL in fact be performing at this year's Earthshaker Festival, a two-day event set to take place on July 25-26 in Hirschaid, near Bamberg, Germany. The complete running order for the festival will be as follows: 02:20 p.m. – 03:05 p.m. END OF GREEN 03:25 p.m. – ...

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SLIPKNOT's THE CLOWN Reveals A Different Side With TO MY SURPRISE

SLIPKNOT percussionist Shawn Crahan (a.k.a. The Clown) recently spoke to MTV.com about his new project TO MY SURPRISE, a trio he formed with some friends that features a drastically different musical style to the one practiced by his main outfit. "Basically, I've been keeping in touch with the music side of myself," Crahan said. "The ...

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KROKUS To Tour Germany, Austria and Holland

KROKUS will embark on an extensive tour of Germany, Austria and Holland during September. Support at all dates will come from the Swiss band SHAKRA. Confirmed dates are as follows: Sep. 12 – Ehrwald, AUT @ TBA Sep. 13 – Albstadt, GER @ Zollern-Alb-Halle Sep. 14 – Nürnberg, GER @ Hirsch Sep. 15 – Berlin, ...

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TRANSPORT LEAGUE Sign Deal With SEAMIEW RECORDS

Sweden's TRANSPORT LEAGUE have inked a deal with Holland's Seamiew Records for the European, Asian and Australian territories. The group's new CD, "Multiple Organ Harvest", is scheduled to be released in October. A single will precede the CD and will include the album cut "Disconnect Massconnect", plus the previously unreleased track "Never To Burn" (from ...

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