KORN, GODSMACK, SYSTEM OF A DOWN Among Latest RIAA Certifications

KORN's Follow The Leader was certified quintuple-platinum for US sales in excess of five million copies, while SYSTEM OF A DOWN's Toxicity and GODSMACK's Awake were each certified double-platinum for US sales in excess of two million copies. Elsewhere, INCUBUS' 1997 S.C.I.E.N.C.E. effort, SEVENDUST's Animosity, and DEFAULT's The Fallout have all been certified gold for ...

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SEPULTURA: Last-Ever Show With Max To Be Issued On CD

A live recording of the last-ever performance of the classic SEPULTURA line-up of Max Cavalera (guitar/vocals), Igor Cavalera (drums), Andreas Kisser (guitar) and Paulo Pinto Jr. (bass), which took place at Brixton Academy in London on December 16th, 1996, is tentatively scheduled to be released in CD form, under the title Live At Brixton, through ...

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PRONG: The 2002 US Tour Set List

The full set list for PRONG's appearance at The Galaxy in Santa Ana, California on April 3rd was as follows: 01. Another Worldly Device 02. Out Of This Misery 03. Dark Signs 04. One Outnumbered 05. Close The Door 06. Broken Peace 07. Rude Awakening 08. Caprice 09. Initiation (new) 10. Beg To Differ 11. ...

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TYPE O NEGATIVE Record New Demo, DEEP PURPLE Cover

TYPE O NEGATIVE have completed work on a nine-song demo for their upcoming studio album, which is tentatively due to be released through Roadrunner Records on October 29th. In other news, the band hit the studio last week to record a cover of the DEEP PURPLE classic "Highway Star" for possible inclusion on the upcoming ...

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STAIND Frontman Becomes Proud Father

Congratulations are in order for STAIND frontman Aaron Lewis and wife Vanessa who became the proud parents of a baby daughter, Zoe Jane Lewis, on Friday, April 5th. Zoe reportedly weighed in at 7 pounds, 11 ounces. ...

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AMORPHIS Line Up Drummer Replacement

Finland's AMORPHIS have recruited drummer Jan "Snoopy" Rechberger to replace Pekka Kasari, who recently left the group to focus on family life. Rechberger is no stranger to the AMORPHIS camp, having previously played on the group's first two full-length albums, 1992's The Karelian Isthmus and 1994's Tales From The Thousand Lakes. (Thanks: Tuomas Toivonen) ...

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