CHARON's "Downhearted" To Receive German Release Through MOTOR MUSIC

Finland's CHARON, who have been lambasted in their home country for "ripping off" local heroes H.I.M., will issue their excellent third full-length effort, entitled Downhearted, in Germany on August 19th via Motor Music (a Universal Music company). Downhearted debuted at position #3 on the Finnish album charts upon its release in early February. ...

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KURT COBAIN's Diaries To Be Published In November

The late NIRVANA singer Kurt Cobain's diaries will go on sale on November 11th. As previously reported, Cobain kept extensive diaries during his youth and time in NIRVANA, totaling 23 books and 800 pages. Riverhead Books, a division of Penguin Putnam, are to publish the replica of the diaries under the title Kurt Cobain: The ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH: "I Did Not Plead Guilty To Anything"

Contrary to previous reports that former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach had pleaded guilty to marijuana possession earlier this week, Bach's attorney Frank DeSevo released the following statement today: "Sebastian pled guilty to nothing and was found guilty of nothing. He applied for a conditional discharge, which was granted by the court on Monday [July ...

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NAUSEA L.A. To Play Hometown Gig

NAUSEA L.A., the reunited "deathcore" pinoeers that feature in their ranks TERRORIZER vocalist Oscar Garcia, are due to perform at Hully Gully (@ The Iron Room) in Downey, California on Sunday, July 28th. Also set to appear on the bill are CATTLE DECAPITATION, INFAMY, EPICEDIUM and CREMATORIUM, among others. NAUSEA L.A. will reportedly be selling ...

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EYEHATEGOD Announce UK Dates

New Orleans sludge-meisters EYEHATEGOD have announced the dates for their forthcoming UK tour around their appearance at the second Morrowfest, a festival-type event organized as a tribute to late MURDER ONE/ex-IRON MONKEY frontman Johnny Morrow. The details are as follows: Aug. 17 – Newport, UK @ TJ's Aug. 18 – Nottingham, UK @ Rock City ...

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TAPROOT, DEADSY, DREDG: Initial Dates Announced

TAPROOT have announced the first set of dates for their upcoming tour with DREDG and DEADSY. They are as follows: Aug. 13 - Henderson, NV - The Castle Aug. 14 - Tempe, AZ - Bash On Ash Aug. 15 - Albuquerque, NM - Sunshine Theatre Aug. 19 - New Orleans, LA - House Of Blues ...

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SILVERCHAIR To Issue New Single

SILVERCHAIR will issue the third single, "Luv Your Life", from their Diorama CD in Australia on September 2nd. The single will be released on limited edition 7" vinyl and CD. The vinyl will feature an exclusive orchestral and vocal version of the song called "The Van Dyke Premix" as a B-side. Only 500 copies of ...

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