TEXTURES Announce '7 Days Of Insomnia' Tour Dates

Dutch progressive thrash metal outfit TEXTURES have announced their "7 Days Of Insomnia" tour. In seven days, the band will play with three bands that are a major influence on them, as well as perform at this year's Fury Fest in Le Mans, France. Later this year, TEXTURES will embark on a full European tour ...

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NEW YORK DOLLS Play Reunion Show At London's MELTDOWN FESTIVAL

The NEW YORK DOLLS played a one-off reunion gig on Wednesday (June 16) at London's Royal Festival Hall as part of this year's Meltdown Festival, according to Hits Daily Double. Original members David Johansen, Sylvain Sylvain and now-Mormon Arthur "Killer" Kane were joined by guitarist Steve Conte and LIBERTINES drummer Gary Powell, replacing the late ...

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REVOLTING COCKS: 45-Year-Old Juvenile Delinquents Having A Gas

MINISTRY side project the REVOLTING COCKS, now featuring MINISTRY mainman Al Jourgensen alongside Phil "Phildo" Owen (SKATENIGS), John Monte (M.O.D., MIND FUNK, DRAGPIPE), Mike Scaccia (RIGOR MORTIS, MINISTRY) and Mark Baker (ex-FEAR, HELLIONS, SHADOW REICHENSTEIN), are currently in the studio recording a new album, tentatively due before the end of the year. "It's pretty fucking ...

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TOOL Answer Fans' Questions

A brand-new webcast of TOOL members Adam Jones (guitars), Justin Chancellor (bass) and Danny Carey (drums) answering fan-submitted questions is available online at Toolband.com. TOOL are currently working on material for the follow-up to 2001's "Lateralus", tentatively due in early 2005. Plans also exist for the group to issue a DVD of footage ...

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HATEBREED: New Video Nearing Completion

HATEBREED's second video off "The Rise Of Brutality" is nearing completion is expected to start airing in July, according to a posting on the group's web site. In other news, HATEBREED have been confirmed to appear at the Jagermeister tent all summer long on Ozzfest to "meet the fans and hang." The exact times when ...

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SKEW SISKIN: Paris Radio Appearance To Be Webcast

Germany's SKEW SISKIN, the high-octane rock 'n' roll band fronted by Nina C. Alice, will have their performance on the "Planet Arthur" radio show in Paris, France broadcast live over the Internet. The program will air Monday, June 21 and SKEW SISKIN's showtime is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Listen to it online at

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DEATH ANGEL: 'We Are Not Playing The MILWAUKEE METALFEST'

Despite the fact that they're listed on the Milwaukee Metalfest web site as one of the performers at this year's festival, DEATH ANGEL guitarist Ted Aguilar has contacted BLABBERMOUTH.NET to let everyone know that "we are NOT playing the Milwaukee Metalfest this year. We NEVER confirmed to play and they just put our name on ...

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