ANTHRAX's SCOTT IAN Reacts To JOHN ENTWISTLE's Death

ANTHRAX guitarist Scott Ian has posted the following message in response to the news of the recent passing of THE WHO bassist John Entwistle: "I was completely shocked today when Lonn Friend called to tell me that The Ox, John Entwistle had died in Vegas. Absolutely stunned. The man was a giant among men. The ...

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DESTRUCTION, KREATOR Expand South American Itinerary

DESTRUCTION and KREATOR have expanded the itinerary for their upcoming Hell Comes To South America tour. The confirmed dates so far are as follows: Aug. 28 – Brasilia, BRA @ TBA Aug. 29 - Belem, BRA @ TBA Aug. 30 – Salvador, BRA @ Rock In Rio Cafe Aug. 31 - Recife, BRA @ Clube ...

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MEDICATION: "Inside" Video Posted Online

Los Angeles-based MEDICATION, who feature in their ranks former MACHINE HEAD/SOULFLY guitarist Logan Mader, ex-UGLY KID JOE/LIFE OF AGONY vocalist Whitfield Crane, ex-ADAYINTHELIFE guitarist Blunt, and ex-THE PIECE DOGS bassist Kyle Sanders, have posted a video for the track "Inside" online at this location. MEDICATION have just issued their full-length debut, Prince Valium, ...

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Former GUNS N' ROSES Members To Appear In THE STROKES Video

Former GUNS 'N ROSES members Slash (guitar), Duff McKagan (bass), and Matt Sorum (drums) will appear in the next video by THE STROKES, according to Launch. The clip, for the song "Someday", is being directed by Roman Coppola, son of famed film director Francis Ford Coppola. Also rumored to appear in the video are members ...

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LIMP BIZKIT Fan Death Inquest Concludes In Sydney

The Australian coroner's inquest that sought to determine LIMP BIZKIT's possible contribution to the death of a 15-year-old concertgoer who suffered a heart attack in the mosh pit at Sydney's Big Day Out festival in January 2001 concluded Tuesday, according to MTV. The coroner's findings will be announced on November 8th, approximately one year after ...

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CANDLEMASS, LIONS SHARE Members Join Forces In C.R.A.N.K.

C.R.A.N.K. is the name of a brand new Stockholm "supergroup" consisting of CANDLEMASS guitarist Mats "Mappe" Björkman, LIONS SHARE members Johan Koleberg (drums) and Pontus Egberg (bass), as well as singer Alex Swerdh and guitarist Ulf Larsson (of the KISS cover band KYSS). Described as a cross between MARILYN MANSON, RAMMSTEIN and PAIN, the quintet ...

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SLIPKNOT Pull Out Of Germany's OFF LIMITS Festival

SLIPKNOT have cancelled their appearance at Germany's Off Limits festival after city officials in the town of Leipzig expressed concern about the potentially high noise level of the "open air" event, which was previously due to be held on August 31st at Festwiese in Leipzig and on September 1st at Georg-Melches-Stadion in Essen. RAMMSTEIN, ANDREW ...

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