GODFLESH US Tour Cancellation: The Official Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: GODFLESH CANCEL U.S. TOUR DUE TO ILLNESS Due to an undisclosed illness to frontman Justin Broadrick, the first U.S. tour in nearly six years by legendary industrial pioneers GODFLESH has been cancelled. The rest of the band had already arrived in Los Angeles when word arrived that Broadrick was too ill to ...

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METALLICA, KID ROCK, PAPA ROACH, Others Pay Tribute To AEROSMITH

METALLICA's James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, and Kirk Hammett were on hand at yesterday's taping of the MTV Icon episode dedicated to AEROSMITH, which took place in Los Angeles. Appearing for the first time in public since since James Hetfield's exit from rehab, the three members of the group to show their appreciation of the group ...

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BOB DAISLEY & LEE KERSLAKE: OZZY Robbed The Record-Buying Public

Former OZZY OSBOURNE bassist Bob Daisley and drummer Lee Kerslake have issued a statement responding to the press release from the OSBOURNE camp “explaining” the reasons for the removal of the duo's recorded performances from the Blizzard of Ozz and Diary Of A Madman “reissues” and accusing the pair of having “harassed” the family for ...

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HALFORD: New Tracks Posted Online!

Five new HALFORD tracks, believed to have been ripped from a promo cassette copy containing music from the group's as-yet-untitled forthcoming sophomore CD, can be downloaded from The Exciter Page. The five songs featured are as follows: 01. Betrayal 02. One Will 03. Rock the World Forever 04. Golgotha 05. In the Morning HALFORD's new ...

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DREAM THEATER, JOE SATRIANI To Embark On Joint US Tour

DREAM THEATER and JOE SATRIANI will co-headline a US summer tour throughout August/September with an as-yet-unannounced very special guest as the third act on the bill. SATRIANI will close the show all shows west of the Mississippi, and DREAM THEATER will close the show all shows east of the Mississippi. Dates and confirmation of the ...

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GODFLESH Cancel North American Tour

GODFLESH have cancelled their previously-announced North American tour with HIGH ON FIRE and HALO tour due to frontman Justin Broadrick's failing health, according to a spokesperson for the band's US label Koch Records. More information will be made available shortly. ...

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CANDLEMASS Mainman Inks Deal With Mascot Records For KRUX Project

CANDLEMASS mainman/bassist Leif Edling has inked a deal with Holland's Mascot Records for the rights to his latest project, KRUX, which is tentatively set to feature ENTOMBED drummer Peter Stjärnvind, ENTOMBED bassist Jörgen Sandstrom (on guitar), ARCH ENEMY/SPIRITUAL BEGGARS guitarist Michael Amott and ex-RED FUN vocalist Tomas Person. At the moment, Edling is recording rough ...

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