ERIC SINGER: KISS Touring Kit Unveiled

The official German web site of KISS drummer Eric Singer has uploaded photos of Eric's brand-new touring kit which he will utilize on the group's upcoming tour of Australia. Mike Farriss (Artist Relations Director) and Tony Lecroix (Repair Specialist) at Pearl Drums in Nashville, Tennessee "made it possible for Eric to have a new custom ...

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MISERY INDEX Part Ways With Drummer, Seek Replacement

MISERY INDEX, the Baltimore, Maryland-based band featuring Jason Netherton (bass/vocals, ex-DYING FETUS), Sparky Voyles (guitar, ex-DYING FETUS, M.O.D.), and Bruce Greig (guitar, ex-DYING FETUS, NEXT STEP UP), have parted ways with drummer Matt Byers. "Matt has decided himself to move on and do other things in life, and we respect his decision, metal will miss ...

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Former HELLOWEEN Singer To Guest On THALION CD

Former HELLOWEEN frontman Michael Kiske is among the guests confirmed to appear on the debut album from the Brazilian female-fronted progressive metal band THALION (web site). The conceptual CD, entitled "Another Sun", was mixed by Philip Colodetti (SHAMAN, KAMELOT, RHAPSODY) and will feature additional appearances by Fabio Ribeiro (SHAMAN), Fabio Laguna (ANGRA) and ...

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BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Offer 'Slighty Amped Tour' On iTunes

According to the official Zakk Wylde fan site SDMFworldwide.com, Zakk Wylde and iTunes have teamed up to offer fans an opportunity to download music from the "Slightly Amped Tour", recorded in 2002 at Westwire Studios in Allentown, Pennsylvania. This tuned-downed acoustic, sometimes electric performance is a rarity and offers Zakk Wylde and BLACK LABEL SOCIETY ...

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CRISIS To Film Video For 'Blood Burden'

CRISIS will be filming a video for the track "Blood Burden" on Saturday, April 10 with director Darren Doane (DEFTONES, AFI, THURSDAY, NILE). Fans interested in appearing in the video are advised to visit the band's official web site and click the "contact" button for further details on how to participate. "Blood Burden" comes off ...

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ATROCITY: 'Cold Black Days' Video Posted Online

Germany's ATROCITY have posted the video for their new single, "Cold Black Days", at this location (Windows Media). "Cold Black Days" comes off the band's forthcoming full-length album, "Atlantis", due on April 26 through Napalm Records. In addition to the title cut, the "Cold Black Days" single features various remixes (including one by ...

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