DOHENY: More Live Dates Announced

DOHENY, the California-based band formed by ex-THE CULT touring bassist Billy Morrison (on guitar) and PITCHSHIFTER frontman Jon "J.S." Clayden, have lined up the following dates: May 21 - The Gig – Hollywood, CA Jun. 25 - The Gig – Hollywood, CA DOHENY, who are currently unsigned, are rounded out by rhythm guitarist Sean Kipe, ...

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ANDREW W.K.: MTV2 Show To Premiere Next Month

ANDREW W.K.'s new MTV2 show, "Your Friend, Andrew W.K.", will premiere Saturday, May 22 at 9:00 p.m. "The first episode will re-run throughout the week, so if you can't catch it on Saturday, don't worry — they'll be replaying it!" reads a post on Andrew's web site. Andrew recently had the following to say about ...

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STEEL PROPHET Complete 'Leatherette' Video

STEEL PROPHET guitarist Steve Kachinsky has issued the following update on the recording sessions for the group's new album, entitled "Beware": "We finished the video for 'Leatherette' Wednesday. It was directed by David Bellino, and he did a great job for us. Major thanks to him and Kevin Cafferty for setting up all the gear, ...

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A PERFECT CIRCLE's HOWERDEL Slams BILLY CORGAN Over IHA Comments

A PERFECT CIRCLE guitarist Billy Howerdel has slammed former SMASHING PUMPKINS frontman Billy Corgan over his recent disparaging comments against ex-PUMPKINS/current A PERFECT CIRCLE guitarist James Iha, calling Corgan "sick" and speculating that he " probably has seven therapists telling him seven different things." In a February posting to his official web site, Corgan blamed ...

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TESTAMENT Part Ways With Guitarist STEVE SMYTH

Veteran San Francisco Bay Area thrashers TESTAMENT have parted ways with guitarist Steve Smyth and are looking to secure a temporary replacement in time for their upcoming European tour, BLABBERMOUTH.NET can exclusively reveal. Although no official word has yet come down on the matter, it is believed that former HALFORD/current PAINMUSEUM guitarist "Metal" Mike Chlasciak ...

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MORGION: New Album Samples Posted Online

Californian death-doomsters MORGION have uploaded several audio clips from their new album, "Cloaked By Ages, Crowned In Earth", at this location (all samples are stereo MP3, 128kbps). The follow-up to 1999's "Solinari", "Cloaked By Ages, Crowned In Earth" was produced by Mathias Schneeberger at Donner & Blitzen Studios and contains "eight magnificent tracks, ...

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STAIND Singer To Embark On Acoustic Solo Tour

STAIND frontman Aaron Lewis will be kicking off a new set of acoustic solo dates on May 7 in Uncasville, CT. The trek is shaping up as follows: May 07 - The Arena @ Mohegan Sun Casino - Uncasville, CT May 13 - The Theater @ Hard Rock Casino - Tampa, Fl May 14 - ...

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THERAPY? To Headline U.K.'s NASS Festival

Ireland's THERAPY? are set to headline the U.K.'s NASS festival on Friday, July 16 on Bath & West Showground in Shepton Mallet, Somerset. Other artists set to appear that day include ska-punk rockers FILAMENTS, Southampton skacore act HOWARDS ALIAS and up-and-coming female-fronted London rockers TAT. For more information, visit www.nass04.com. As previously reported, ...

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