AUDIOSLAVE Guitarist Applauds VOTE FOR CHANGE Artists

Launch Radio Networks is reporting that AUDIOSLAVE guitarist Tom Morello isn't part of the Vote For Change tour, but he's supporting the effort. Morello has been a political activist since before his days with RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE, and he cofounded the Axis Of Justice political organization with SYSTEM OF A DOWN's Serj Tankian. Morello ...

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Former JANE'S ADDICTION Guitarist Reflects On His Life In New Book

Former JANE'S ADDICTION guitarist Dave Navarro's memoir, "Don't Try This At Home", comes out tomorrow. The book — which was written between 1998 and 1999 — chronicles the guitarist's battle with heroin addiction. ABC ePrep reports that Navarro prevented the book from publication for years because, as he told the New York Post, "It was ...

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SLIPKNOT Guitarist Says New Singles Show Band Evolution

SLIPKNOT sent two singles to radio last week, "Vermilion" and "Vermilion Pt. 2", both off the band's current album, "Vol. 3: (The Subliminal Verses)". The songs feature elements like vocal harmonies and acoustic guitars, which have not been heard in SLIPKNOT tunes before. Guitarist James Root told Launch it was a necessary step forward for ...

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DAWN OF AZAZEL To Tour Australia In November

New Zealand-based death/grind outfit DAWN OF AZAZEL will be embarking on a short tour of Australia in November. This will be the band's first live excursion since their sucessfull European tour in July and also the last with drummer Phill Osborne and guitarist Antony Angelov. Confirmed dates are as follows: Nov. 12 – Melborne, AUS ...

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ZUUL FX Finalize Track Listing For Debut Album

ZUUL FX, the French band featuring former NO RETURN singer Steeve "Zuul" Petit, have revealed the complete track listing of their upcoming their debut album, tentatively due before the end of the year through an as-yet-undetermined label. The group spent two weeks recording and five days mixing the album with producer François Caste at Studio ...

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THE GATHERING: Tribute/Benefit CD Details Revealed

More details have been revealed about the upcoming tribute CD to late Arnoudt Pieters, featuring a previously unreleased track by THE GATHERING. Pieters, a former drummer of the CORDS and TELEFUNK, died on July 31 unexpectedly in the U.K. where he and his family had just moved to. THE GATHERING's contribution to the CD will ...

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OBITUARY Demo New Material

Reunited death metal legends OBITUARY have posted several recent studio shots at this location. "We went into the studio for a couple of reasons," explains OBITUARY singer John Tardy. "One: To try out RedRoom Recoring Studio in Ybor City, FL to see what kind of sound we get. Two: To try out Donald's ...

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