S.O.D. Bassist DANNY LILKER: The Band Is Over

Despite S.O.D. frontman Billy Milano's well-publicized attempts to resurrect the group with an all-new line-up following the "firing" of guitarist Scott Ian and drummer Charlie Benante, there will be no further recordings or live appearances from the band, according to bassist Danny Lilker. "I spoke with Bill, and he is no longer going to attempt ...

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SILVERCHAIR: No Stand-In Guitarist Needed

Former HELMET frontman Page Hamilton will not be filling in on guitar for SILVERCHAIR singer Daniel Johns during the latter band's upcoming live appearances, SILVERCHAIR manager John Watson told Britain's Metal Hammer magazine. "While it is true that Page was willing to step in to help out with these shows, Daniel has decided that if ...

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Former KITTIE Guitarist Resurfaces In AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT

Former KITTIE guitarist Fallon Bowman has resurfaced in AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT, a "one-woman" project which is being described by Bowman as "quite different from what is out there today...no death metal growls and grinding guitars". As of yet, no demo recordings or further information have been released, but an official web site has been launched at ...

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NECROPHOBIC To Appear On Swedish Radio Show

Sweden's NECROPHOBIC will appear on the radio show Fury (hosted by Jenny Lund) via Stockholm's Rocket FM today at 11:00 AM EST. The interview, which will be conducted in English, can only be heard on radio if you live in Stockholm, Sweden at 95.3 mHz, but everyone can hear/see it on the Internet at

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SHAMAN Keyboardist To Issue Solo Album

Fabio Ribeiro, the guest keyboard player in Brazil's SHAMAN—the band that features in its ranks former ANGRA members Andre Matos (vocals), Luis Mariutti (bass) and Ricardo Confessori (drums)—will shortly be issuing the second album from his solo project called BLEZQI ZATSAZ. Entitled The Tide Turns, the album is the follow-up to 1991's Rise and Fall ...

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