THOMAS GABRIEL FISCHER Does Not Endorse New CELTIC FROST Reissues

CELTIC FROST leader Thomas Gabriel Fischer has denounced BMG's recently announced plans to reissue the band's seminal Noise Records catalog on June 30. The reissues include four out of five of the band's Noise-era studio albums: "Morbid Tales", "To Mega Therion", "Into The Pandemonium" and "Vanity/Nemesis". The albums will be reissued on deluxe hardback CD ...

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Watch CHRIS CORNELL's Final Performance With SOUNDGARDEN

Fan-filmed video footage of Chris Cornell's final concert with SOUNDGARDEN, which took place last night (Wednesday, May 17) at the Fox Theatre in Detroit, Michigan, can be seen below (courtesy of Uncle Sam - Alive in Detroit). The band's setlist was as follows: 01. Ugly Truth 02. Hunted Down 03. Non-State Actor 04. Spoonman 05. ...

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NICKELBACK Reissuing Three Albums On Vinyl

According to The Pulse Of Radio, NICKELBACK's three biggest albums — 2001's "Silver Side Up", 2003's "The Long Road" and 2005's "All The Right Reasons" — are being reissued on vinyl on July 7. Each copy will be pressed on 140-gram vinyl, which is slightly heavier than the standard used during the original era of ...

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SOUNDGARDEN Singer CHRIS CORNELL Dead At 52

SOUNDGARDEN singer Chris Cornell died Wednesday night, his representative has confirmed. The representative, Brian Bumbery, called Cornell's passing "sudden and unexpected." He added in a statement: "His wife Vicky and family were shocked to learn of his sudden and unexpected passing, and they will be working closely with the medical examiner to determine the cause. ...

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MOTIONLESS IN WHITE Singer Says Hearing JONATHAN DAVIS's Vocals In 'Necessary Evil' Is 'A Really Emotional Moment'

MOTIONLESS IN WHITE singer Chris Motionless spoke about KORN frontman Jonathan Davis's guest appearance in the MOTIONLESS IN WHITE song "Necessary Evil", which is featured on the latter band's new album, "Graveyard Shift". "That came about because a couple of months prior we had done a tour with [KORN] and BREAKING BENJAMIN throughout the U.S.," ...

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SEPULTURA Announces Additional Screening Locations For 'Sepultura Endurance' Documentary

On Sunday, May 21, Brazilian/American metallers SEPULTURA will celebrate the world premiere of their documentary, "Sepultura Endurance", at the Regent theater in Los Angeles. Fans are invited to the unique experience that will include a screening of the film followed by a question-and-answer session with the band. Alamo Drafthouse Theater has announced three additional screenings ...

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X JAPAN's YOSHIKI Undergoes Successful Surgery For Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement

Yoshiki of X JAPAN underwent surgery for cervical artificial disc replacement on Tuesday, May 16 at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles. The operation was concluded successfully. Diagnosed as having "cervical foraminal stenosis" (radiculopathy of the left arm and herniated discs at the C5-C6 levels) due to his intense drumming style, his artificial disc replacement surgery ...

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