KING'S X Drummer JERRY GASKILL Suffers Another Heart Attack

KING'S X drummer Jerry Gaskill is "resting comfortably" in a hospital after suffering a heart attack during the post-operation recovery while undergoing a minor medical procedure. As a result, he must undergo double bypass surgery within the next 72 hours. Says the band in a statement: "KING'S X has no other choice than to cancel ...

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METALLICA's ROBERT TRUJILLO On Next Album: 'We're Gonna Get Back To The Drawing Board'

Argentinean rock journalist Lucas H. Gordon, who currently resides in Hollywood, California, recently conducted an interview with METALLICA bassist Robert Trujillo. You can now watch the second part of the chat below. Asked about the progress of the songwriting sessions for METALLICA's follow-up to 2008's "Death Magnetic", Trujillo said: "We're working, we're writing. We've been ...

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New SLIPKNOT Bassist's Identity Revealed?

The new SLIPKNOT bassist, who is featured in the band's just-released video for the song "The Devil In I", is believed to be Alessandro "Vman" Venturella, who has served as a guitar tech for MASTODON, FIGHTSTAR and COHEED AND CAMBRIA and was also a member of KROKODIL. A recent interview with Venturella can be found ...

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COREY TAYLOR Laughs Off GENE SIMMONS' 'Rock Is Dead' Remark

SLIPKNOT and STONE SOUR frontman Corey Taylor has a response to KISS bassist Gene Simmons' recent comment that "rock is dead" and it's a simple "HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA." The singer posted his reply on Twitter after a fan asked him if "rock music [is] dead like Gene Simmons said." Simmons told Esquire magazine last week — in ...

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SLIPKNOT Unveils New Masks In 'The Devil In I' Video

SLIPKNOT's music video for the band's new single, "The Devil In I", can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's fifth studio album, ".5: The Gray Chapter", which arrives on October 21. Singer Corey Taylor told The Pulse Of Radio about the clip: "[SLIPKNOT percussionist] Clown directed it and we were able ...

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