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FLOTSAM AND JETSAM: New Album Title Revealed

Long-running Arizona metallers FLOTSAM AND JETSAM have set "Ugly Noise" as the title of their new album, which the band is currently writing for a tentative late 2012/early 2013 release. Funding for the next FLOTSAM AND JETSAM album is being aided by the PledgeMusic.com project, which encourages fans to contribute funds to the ...

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FOZZY: 'Sin And Bones' Cover Artwork Unveiled

FOZZY, the band featuring WWE wrestling superstar Chris Jericho and STUCK MOJO mastermind Rich "The Duke" Ward, has set "Sin And Bones" as the title of the follow-up to 2010's "Chasing The Grail", due on August 14 (one day earlier internationally) via the group's new label, Century Media Records. The cover artwork for the CD ...

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SLAYER's KERRY KING Says Two New Songs Are Fully Recorded

MTV's "Alternative Nation" conducted an interview with SLAYER guitarist Kerry King when the band performed in Romania on June 4 in front of more than 3,000 people at Arenele Romane in Bucharest. You can now watch the chat below. When asked about SLAYER guitarist Jeff Hanneman's current state of health (Jeff in January 2011 contracted ...

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FOZZY Frontman Explains New Album Title

FOZZY, the band featuring WWE wrestling superstar Chris Jericho and STUCK MOJO mastermind Rich "The Duke" Ward, has set "Sin And Bones" as the title of the follow-up to 2010's "Chasing The Grail", due on August 14 (one day earlier internationally) via the group's new label, Century Media Records. Speaking to U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine ...

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SOIL Interviewed At U.K.'s DOWNLOAD Festival (Video)

Total Rock conducted an interview with SOIL at this year's Download festival, which was held June 8-10 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. SOIL released its first-ever DVD, entitled "Re-LIVE-Ing The Scars", on May 8 via Bieler Bros. Records. The two-disc set, which was recorded live on ...

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FOZZY: New Album Title, Release Date Revealed

FOZZY, the band featuring WWE wrestling superstar Chris Jericho and STUCK MOJO mastermind Rich "The Duke" Ward, has set "Sin And Bones" as the title of the follow-up to 2010's "Chasing The Grail", due on August 14 (one day earlier internationally) via the group's new label, Century Media Records. Speaking to Sophie K of Total ...

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MEMORIES OF A DEAD MAN: 'Tomorrow At Dawn' Video Released

"Tomorrow At Dawn", the new video from France's MEMORIES OF A DEAD MAN, can be seen below. The clip was produced and directed by Eric Truong. "Tomorrow At Dawn" comes off MEMORIES OF A DEAD MAN's second full-length album, "V.I.T.R.I.O.L.", which came out on April 20 through Klonosphere/Season of Mist. Produced in France by Etienne ...

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CRYPTOPSY: New Album Cover, Track Listing Revealed

Canadian extreme metallers CRYPTOPSY will release their new, self-titled album later in the year. The cover artwork was created by Mircea Gabriel Eftemie (MNEMIC) and can be seen below. "Cryptopsy" track listing: 01. Two-Pound Torch 02. Shag Harbour's Visitors 03. Red-Skinned Scapegoat 04. Damned Draft Dodgers 05. Amputated Enigma 06. The Golden Square Mile 07. ...

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BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION To Begin Work On New Album This Weekend

The members of BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION, the English-American rock band featuring the talents of bassist/vocalist Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, TRAPEZE, BLACK SABBATH), blues rock guitarist/vocalist Joe Bonamassa, drummer Jason Bonham (LED ZEPPELIN), and keyboardist Derek Sherinian (DREAM THEATER), will gather this coming Sunday, June 10 to begin work on their third album. Hughes

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CANDLEMASS With Singer MATS LEVÉN: First Video Footage Posted Online

Legendary Swedish doom metallers CANDLEMASS played their first show with stand-in singer Mats Levén this past Tuesday, June 5 at Debaser Slussen in Stockholm, Sweden. Fan-filmed video footage of the concert's opening song, "Prophet", can be seen below. Levén is a former member of YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, THERION and TREAT, who also plays with CANDLEMASS bassist/mainman ...

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KING DIAMOND's 'Grandma' Interviewed (Video)

KING DIAMOND's official YouTube channel has been updated with a video interview with Jodi Zachia, the actress who toured with the band as Grandma, Lula, Jeanne Dibasson and Countess Mariam Natius. Check out the six-minute question-and-answer session below. As previously reported, KING DIAMOND will play only two shows in Europe this summer: June 09 - ...

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France's YOTANGOR Releases 'We Speak' Album

YOTANGOR, the French symphonic metal band featuring female singer Yngrid Allières, has released its sophomore album, "We Speak", via Brennus Music. The CD was recorded at frontman Jean-Guy Pichoustre's Laboratory Metal studio in Toulouse. "We Speak" track listing: 01. Anonymous 02. Hold Me Tight 03. Save Me 04. Racism 05. Come And Fly 06. Enslaved ...

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