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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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WHITESNAKE To Perform In Israel Next Month

According to Ynetnews.com, veteran hard rockers WHITESNAKE will perform in Tel Aviv's Exhibition Park on November 11. The band, which celebrated its 30th anniversary last year, will arrive in Israel, along with five tons of equipment, as part of its world tour, following gigs in Japan and before heading to Cyprus. WHITESNAKE's new ...

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'Guitar Hero World Tour' Trailer Featuring ZAKK WYLDE 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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APOCALYPTICA To Perform At Finland's GREEN FINGERPRINT FESTIVAL

Finnish cello quartet APOCALYPTICA will perform at the Green Fingerprint Festival on October 11 at Jäähalli (Icehall) in Helsinki, Finland. Also scheduled to appear are THE SOUNDS and DON JOHNSON BIG BAND. The festival is part of a nationwide Green Fingerprint campaign to raise awareness of conserving energy and combating climate change. You can award ...

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RHINO BUCKET Confirmed For ROCK GONE WILD Festival

RHINO BUCKET — the Bon Scott-era AC/DC sound-alike band that recorded two albums for Warner Bros./EMI back in '90 and '92 and an independent album in '94 with former AC/DC drummer Simon Wright — has been confirmed for for the inaugural Rock Gone Wild festival on August 20-23, 2009 in Algona, Iowa. Also scheduled to ...

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TAPROOT: Ann Arbor In-Store Acoustic Performance Available

Michigan-based hard rock quartet TAPROOT took part in an acoustic performance and signing session at Borders in Ann Arbor, Michigan on September 18. Watch video footage of the performance below. TAPROOT's next acoustic performance will take place this Sunday, October 5 at the FYE store in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Music will begin at 3:00 p.m., to ...

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SUICIDAL TENDENCIES: Footage From WE THE PEOPLE Festival Posted Online

Video footage of the long-running Venice Beach, California thrash/punk band SUICIDAL TENDENCIES performing the song "Institutionalized" at the We The People festival on September 27, 2008 at the Los Angeles State Historic Park can be viewed below. SUICIDAL TENDENCIES is tentatively scheduled to release its long-awaited new album in late 2008/early 2009. Some of the ...

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