Former DANZIG Drummer Lands In QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE

Former DANZIG drummer Joey Castillo has joined QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE as the band's new touring drummer. Castillo will join QOTSA on their tour with ...AND YOU WILL KNOW US BY THE TRAIL OF DEAD, which kicks off on Friday in Washington, D.C. QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE were previously thought to have recruited ...

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NARNIA Continue Work On 'The Great Fall', Spring 2003 Release Expected

Swedish neo-classical metallers NARNIA are finishing up work on their fourth full-length album, entitled The Great Fall, for a spring 2003 release through Nuclear Blast Records. According to the group's official web site, "this time we will give you a concept album based on some of today's topical issues." Former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN/current HAMMERFALL drummer Anders ...

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DARK FUNERAL: Australian Dates Announced

DARK FUNERAL are reportedly going ahead with plans to tour Australia despite the recent departure of guitarist Dominion, according to Metal Shop. Please note that while the following dates have apparently been provided by the promoter, they have yet to be officially confirmed by the band or their management: Oct. 25 - Enigma ...

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ROB ZOMBIE's '1000 Corpses' Finds Home At LIONS GATE FILMS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Los Angeles – Lions Gate Films has secured rights from Andy Gould of The Firm to musical superstar/filmmaker Rob Zombie's controversial horror film House of 1000 Corpses, it was announced today by Tom Ortenberg, president of Lions Gate Films Releasing. The film will be released theatrically in the first quarter of 2003. ...

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DANZIG Part With Drummer, Cancel ON THE WATERFRONT Appearance

DANZIG have parted ways with drummer Joey Castillo and are said to be in the process of lining up a replacement before making an official announcement next week. As a result of the line-up change, the group's previously-announced appearance at the On The Waterfront festival in Rockford, Illinois on Saturday, August 31st has been cancelled ...

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MARILYN MANSON Makes Dying Fan's Wish Come True

Thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, 16-year-old Andrew Baines from Tennessee was able to fly to Los Angeles to spend the afternoon in the studio with MARILYN MANSON. Manson played Andrew six songs from the upcoming The Golden Age of Grotesque CD and also screened a preview of the upcoming DVD release. "Yesterday, I spent the ...

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