MALEVOLENT CREATION: To Abyss And Back!

MALEVOLENT CREATION will enter Sweden's Abyss Studio in early May with producer Peter Tagtgren to record their eighth studio album, tentatively entitled The Will To Kill. Commented guitarist Phil Fasciana about the prospect of the band recording outside their native Florida for the first time in their 15-year-long career: Florida death metal being recorded in ...

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SLIPKNOT Get "Evil" With "My Plague"!

A reworked version of SLIPKNOT's "My Plague", dubbed "My Plague (New Abuse Mix), will be released in February as the second single from the group's latest album, Iowa. The new version will also be featured in the film adaptation of the Resident Evil video game series, due on April 5th, as well as on its ...

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WILL HAVEN Replace DOWNTHESUN On SLIPKNOT Tour!

DOWNTHESUN have been forced to drop off SLIPKNOT's upcoming European tour following the collapse of London/Sire Records in the States, according to Metal Hammer magazine. The first signings to SLIPKNOT's Maggot Corps label will be replaced by Sacramento's WILL HAVEN on the upcoming trek, which will also include an appearance by Sweden's IN FLAMES during ...

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Joey Ramone: Solo CD, RNR Hall Of Fame Induction Ahead

Joey Ramone's posthumous debut solo album, entitled Don't Worry About Me, is due out on February 19th via Sanctuary Records. Among the musicians performing on the CD are Andy Shernoff (DICTATORS, who also co-wrote the track "Stop Thinking About It"), drummer Frank Funaro (ex-DICTATORS, ex-DEL-LORDS, current member of CRACKER), as well as drummer Marky Ramone. ...

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VEHEMENCE: "God..." Track Listing Unveiled

VEHEMENCE, a self-proclaimed chaotic melodic death metal band from Phoenix, Arizona, have entered Chandler, Arizona's The Salt Mine Studios to begin recording their Metal Blade Records debut, entitled God Was Created, for a spring release. The full track listing for the album is as follows: 01. Made For Her Jesus 02. She Never Noticed Me ...

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THE BLACK CROWES Update: The New York Post Perspective

The following item was published in today's edition of The New York Post: THE BLACK CROWES are dead ducks. After more than 10 years of hits and hell-raising, the swaggering Southern rockers anchored by battling brothers Chris and Rich Robinson have called it quits. Sources close to the band are blaming their bust-up on Chris ...

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THE BLACK CROWES Announce Indefinite "Hiatus"

THE BLACK CROWES have announced that after 15 years and eight albums, the band is "taking a hiatus." According to an official statement, frontman Chris Robinson is planning on pursuing a solo career, while the fans should stay "stay tuned for (guitarist) Rich Robinson's plans." This latest move follows the December departure of drummer Steve ...

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