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'Guitar Hero World Tour' Trailer Featuring MOTÖRHEAD Available

Activision Publishing, Inc. will release Guitar Hero World Tour, the definitive rock 'n' roll music videogaming experience, on October 26, 2008. Spanning over 40 years of rock history and featuring 86 tracks, comprised entirely of master recordings, the game will deliver Guitar Hero fans the largest selection of on-disc music in the music-rhythm videogame genre ...

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BURNING HUMAN Featuring JASON BITTNER: New Shows Announced

BURNING HUMAN, the resurrected death metal band featuring SHADOWS FALL drummer Jason Bittner, is in the final stages of negotiations with a prominent record label to release the group's debut album, "Resurrection Through Fire". The CD was produced and mixed by James Murphy (DEATH, OBITUARY, TESTAMENT) in his SafeHouse Productions studio in central Florida. An ...

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FILTER, P.O.D. To Team Up For European Tour

FILTER will return to Europe in early 2009 for a co-headline tour with P.O.D. The 31-date trek will take bands all over Europe's mainland and through the UK. This marks a welcome return for FILTER who toured this summer, selling out shows in London and making triumphant appearances at Rock am Ring and Rock am ...

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EXODUS Working On Darker, Faster New Album

David E. Gehlke of Blistering.com recently conducted an interview with EXODUS guitarist Gary Holt. A few excerpts from the chat follow below. Blistering.com: Did the re-recording of "Bonded By Blood" rekindle a lot of old memories of Paul (Baloff)? Gary Holt: Yeah, sure. Anytime we're recorded anything, I tend to use Paul as ...

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OZZFEST 2008 Is Fourth Highest-Grossing Concert Stand In The World So Far This Year

The one-day Ozzfest 2008 festival, with METALLICA and OZZY OSBOURNE as headliners, was the fourth highest-grossing concert stand in the world so far this year, according to Billboard magazine. The AEG Live-promoted Ozzfest 2008 grossed nearly $3.5 million and almost 30,000 fans got to experience a 13-hour show filled with legends, cutting-edge acts and Ozzfest ...

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Ex-MISFITS Singer MICHALE GRAVES Schedules Hollywood CD-Release Party

Former MISFITS frontman Michale Graves will celebrate the release of his new live CD, "Illusions Live/Viretta Park", this Saturday, October 18 at The Knitting Factory in Hollywood, California. Come out and hear Michale strum through his solo material and some of his favorite MISFITS tunes. "Illusions Live 2008/Viretta Park" hits stores on Tuesday, October 21, ...

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SUICIDAL TENDENCIES: Support Acts Announced For U.S. Tour

Venice Beach, California thrash/punk band SUICIDAL TENDENCIES will embark on a U.S. tour in November. The support acts for the trek will be as follows: With TERROR, WHOLE WHEAT BREAD: Nov. 26 - Phoenix, AZ - Marquee Theatre Nov. 28 - Denver, CO - Gothic Theatre Nov. 29 - Kansas City, MO - Beaumont With ...

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EPHEL DUATH's New Album Written From Dog's Perspective

Italian avant-garde metallers EPHEL DUATH will release their fourth studio album, "Through My Dog's Eyes", on January 26, 2009 through Earache Records. EPHEL DUATH has never been one to take the traditional approach to creating music and their latest effort takes this outlook even further. "Through My Dog's Eyes" is based on a bizarre concept ...

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LINKIN PARK To Release 'Road To Revolution' CD/DVD In November

Multi-platinum two-time Grammy-winning rock band LINKIN PARK has announced a November 25 release date for "Road To Revolution" (Machine Shop Recordings/Warner Bros. Records), an action-packed CD/DVD combo featuring 18 of the group's biggest hits recorded live in concert. The double-disc set captures the band's June 29, 2008 show at the Milton Keynes National Bowl during ...

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TESTAMENT Pulls Out Of New Zealand's SOUTHERN AMP 2008 Festival

Due to "scheduling conflicts," TESTAMENT's participation in the Southern Amp 2008 festival on November 9 at Westpac Arena Festival Park in Christchurch, New Zealand has been cancelled. TESTAMENT's new album, "The Formation of Damnation", is available on limited-edition green vinyl at www.testamentlegions.com. Supplies are limited to 2,500 copies worldwide, so order your copies ...

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SUICIDAL TENDENCIES Announces New Drummer

Venice Beach, California thrash/punk band SUICIDAL TENDENCIES has issued the following update: "SUICIDAL TENDENCIES would like to give a big thanks to Dave Hildago Jr. [drums] Dave's last show was the 'We The People' festival last month. Dave's a good friend and always was there when the band needed him. Everyone wishes him and his ...

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New CHRIS CORNELL Track Featured In 'Life On Mars'

Tune in to the premiere of ABC-TV's "Life On Mars" tonight (Thursday, October 9) ay 10:00 p.m. EST to catch one of Chris Cornell's (AUDIOSLAVE, SOUNDGARDEN) newest singles, "Ground Zero". Click here for more information. Cornell has set November 4 as the release date for his third solo album, titled "Scream". The set ...

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Japan's LOUD PARK 08 Festival Sold Out

The Loud Park 08 festival, which is scheduled to take place October 18-19 at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama City, Japan, is officially sold out. The festival billing is as follows: Saturday, October 18: SLIPKNOT DOWN AVENGED SEVENFOLD CARCASS SONATA ARCTICA DRAGONFORCE MESHUGGAH OBITUARY APOCALYPTICA AIRBOURNE SECRET&WHISPER HEAD PHONES PRESIDENT Sunday, October 19: MÖTLEY ...

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DIMEBAG: 'He Came To Rock' Photo Book Details Revealed

Former PANTERA and current HELLYEAH drummer Vinnie Paul will publish a paperback photo book/DVD on his late brother, PANTERA guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott, on November 18 via Vinnie's Big Vin label. Entitled "He Came To Rock", the book will contain over 400 pictures of Dimebag along with a biography of his life written by authors ...

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LINKIN PARK Cancels Asia Tour

LINKIN PARK has been forced to cancel its previously announced Music For Relief concerts in Mainland China, Macau and Taipei as lead vocalist Chester Bennington has sustained a back injury and is under doctor's orders to refrain from traveling or any physical activities. "LINKIN PARK sincerely regrets this unavoidable cancellation and apologizes to fans for ...

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Ex-MISFITS Singer MICHALE GRAVES Interviewed; Video Available

A recent interview with former MISFITS frontman Michale Graves conducted by Romania's Bring The Noise can be viewed below. Graves will release a new live album titled "Illusions Live 2008/Viretta Park" on October 21. This 23-song CD features 17 acoustic songs recorded live on April 24, 2008 at Club Bourbon in New Port Richie, Florida ...

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CHRIS CORNELL, TIMBALAND Featured In 'Artist On Artist' Interview

Former SOUNDGARDEN/AUDIOSLAVE singer Chris Cornell kicks back in the studio with producer Timbaland in an exclusive "Artist on Artist" interview on MySpace. Two of music's biggest names, the pair chat about their first meeting, discuss rock and hip hop's groovy origins and Chris shares that their collaboration together, "Scream", is "the most album-oriented album" he's ...

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Southern Storm - KRISIUN

Some things are good because they deliver an expected thing well. We don't want a bunch of pecans in our chocolate chip cookies, or excess plot and dialogue in our porn, and when people start talking about KRISIUN evolving, or (even worse) "maturing", we get nervous. What do we want from this lethal Brazilian trio? ...

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DIMEBAG Photo Book Due In November

Former PANTERA and current HELLYEAH drummer Vinnie Paul is tentatively slated to publish a large-sized photo book on his late brother, PANTERA guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott, on November 18. The book was compiled by Vinnie and his father Jerry Abbott and has been in the works for more than a year. "We are very excited ...

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OPETH: 'The Roundhouse Tapes' DVD Mini-Site Online

"The Roundhouse Tapes", the long-awaited new DVD from OPETH, will be released on October 27 in Europe and November 11 in the U.S. via Peaceville Records. "The Roundhouse Tapes" set contains the critically acclaimed OPETH performance from the Camden Roundhouse, London, UK in 2006 and sees the band in scintillating form playing a selection of ...

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