SOULFLY, AMEN, ONSIDEZERO Members Launch Side Project

MOTHRA, the new project featuring guitarist Mikey Doling (ex-SNOT, SOULFLY), bassist Tumor (ex-SNOT, AMEN), drummer Ray Mayorga (SOULFLY), guitarist Levon Sultanian (ONESIDEZERO), and vocalist Jason Radford (ONESIDEZERO), have posted three full-length MP3s at this location. The tracks available for download are as follows: 01. Nothing Left To Do 02. Burnt Offerings 03. So ...

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AUDIOSLAVE: Previously Unreleased Song Posted Online

AUDIOSLAVE have posted a previously unreleased song, "The Ooh Song", on their special ConnecteD site. The site can only be accessed by computer after inserting the band's self-titled debut CD in the CD-ROM drive. In other news, AUDIOSLAVE guitarist Tom Morello recently told Launch that, while he is not in favor of the United States ...

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TWIGGY RAMIREZ: 'MARILYN MANSON And I Are Still Friends'

Twiggy Ramirez has spoken out for the first time about his decision to leave MARILYN MANSON. Ramirez left the band in May, during the recording of MANSON's forthcoming "The Golden Age Of Grotesque" album. Following the split, Manson commented "Unfortunately, I feel that MARILYN MANSON, as a lifestyle, is not where his heart is." “If ...

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SYSTEM OF A DOWN Frontman Strikes Out At BUSH

SYSTEM OF A DOWN frontman Serj Tankian has joined an increasingly vocal US rock community in condemning President George Bush, insisting his rise to power was a bloodless coup. Speaking exclusively to NME.com during a SYSTEM OF A DOWN in-store at an Glendale, California record shop last week, Tankian said Bush's controversial victory in the ...

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LULLACRY Name New Album, Set Release Date

Helsinki, Finland-based LULLACRY have set "Crucify My Heart" as the title for their third full-length album — the band's first with new vocalist Tanja Lainio — which was recently completed with producer Mikko Karmila for a Feb. 17, 2003 release through Spinefarm Records. A single, "Don't Touch The Flame", will precede the album on Jan. ...

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ZWAN Single Posted Online

Chicago-based ZWAN, the new band featuring former SMASHING PUMPKINS mainman Billy Corgan, ex-PUMPKINS drummer Jimmy Chamberlin, former CHAVEZ guitarist Matt Sweeney, ex-SLINT guitarist David Pajo, and A PERFECT CIRCLE bassist Paz Lechantin, have posted their new single, "Honestly", online at this location. "Honestly" comes off the group's debut album, due in early 2003 ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE Name Upcoming CD, Announce New Year's Eve Show

QUEENSRŸCHE have reportedly set "Tribe" as the title for their upcoming studio CD, which is currently being recorded for a tentative February 2003 release through Sanctuary Records. The band have also confirmed a headlining appearance at the Egan Center in Anchorage, Alaska on New Year's Eve. For more information, visit the group's official web site ...

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