SKINLAB Frontman Guests On HOSTILE BREED CD

SKINLAB frontman Steev Esquivel has finished laying down vocals on the song titled "Show Me The Road" for Russian "angry metal" band HOSTILE BREED with sound engineer Chris Hanson (MACHINE HEAD, TECHNOCRACY, VIO-LENCE). This song will be included in the group's upcoming second album, "The Second Cut", due late spring. The recorded material has been ...

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FEAR FACTORY Added To SLIPKNOT Tour?

According to Clear Channel Entertainment (web site), FEAR FACTORY has been added to the forthcoming SLIPKNOT-headlined "Jagermeister" tour beginning in late March. It is not presently clear how many of the shows will feature FEAR FACTORY or which additional acts will provide support on the trek. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: ...

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OBITUARY Confirm SUN N' STEEL Appearance, Plan New Album

Reunited death metal legends OBITUARY have announced that they will perform at this year's Sun n' Steel festival, scheduled to take place March 6-7 at Pinellas Expo Center in Tampa, Florida. "Everybody is back together — me, John [Tardy, vocals], Trevor [Peres, guitar], Allen [West, guitar] and Frank [Watkins, bass]," drummer Donald Tardy told BLABBERMOUTH.NET. ...

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KATAKLYSM Singer To DEZ FAFARA: 'Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is'

KATAKLYSM vocalist Maurizio Iacono has issued a response to DEVILDRIVER frontman Dez Fafara's assertion that Iocono "should shut the fuck up and take a listen to DEVILDRIVER" before passing judgment on the group. In a press statement issued in December, Iacono voiced his frustration over the fact that DEVILDRIVER were chosen over KATAKLYSM to be ...

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SILVERCHAIR Frontman To Release First Single From Side-Project

THE DISSOCIATIVES, SILVERCHAIR frontman Daniel Johns' collaboration with dance producer/artist Paul Mac, will have their debut single, "Somewhere Down The Barrel", premiered on Australian radio tomorrow morning (Friday, February 6) from 9:00 a.m. "Somewhere Down The Barrel" will be available in Australian record stores from Monday March 8 and will be followed by the Australian ...

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LINKIN PARK Bassist: Touring With METALLICA Was Inspirational

LINKIN PARK bassist Darren "Phoenix" Farrell spoke to Live Daily about the group's recollections of playing with METALLICA during the Summer Sanitarium Tour 2003. Asked how the tour went, Darren said, "That was probably the first time we had toured the U.S. in like seven or eight months. Obviously it was METALLICA's tour. It's just ...

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