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THE FACELESS Announces Headlining Tour

Los Angeles-based technical metal wizards THE FACELESS have announced a month-long headlining tour kicking off on October 17 to promote their new album, "Planetary Duality", due out November 11 on Sumerian Records. Support on the Planetary Duality Tour will come from ABIGAIL WILLIAMS, DECREPIT BIRTH, VEIL OF MAYA, and NEURAXIS. Commented THE FACELESS guitarist Michael ...

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BUCKCHERRY Confirmed For Japan's LOUD PARK 08 Festival

BUCKCHERRY has been confirmed for the Loud Park 08 festival, set to take place October 18-19 at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama City, Japan. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Saturday, October 18: SLIPKNOT DOWN AVENGED SEVENFOLD CARCASS SONATA ARCTICA DRAGONFORCE MESHUGGAH OBITUARY APOCALYPTICA AIRBOURNE SECRET & WHISPER Sunday, October 19: MÖTLEY ...

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SLIPKNOT Is Fuse On Demand's 'HD Artist Of The Month'

Fuse On Demand has announced SLIPKNOT as its "HD Artist of the Month" for September. Fuse On Demand HD has loaded its channel with career-spanning footage of the band including "Uranium: Slipknot at the CMJ Music Festival", "Uranium: Vol. 3: The Subliminal Verses Record Release Party" and an interview with the group as it headlines ...

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SHADOWS FALL To Play Free Show For MTV Canada

Massachusetts metallers SHADOWS FALL have issued the following update: "We're just about to head out on tour with AVENGED SEVENFOLD and while we're in Canada we thought we would stop by MTV Canada and play a few songs for them to air. 100 lucky fans will get to see this (and maybe get on TV) ...

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GAMA BOMB Launches 'Stamp Out Inferior Metal' Campaign

Quick-witted Irish thrashers GAMA BOMB are gearing up for the start of their Thrashing Like A Maniac European tour next week with L.A. shredders BONDED BY BLOOD and new additions SWORN AMONGST, and have decided to offer something back to the fans who come to the shows: redemption. Singer Philly Byrne explains: "The right to ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE To Play Singapore In October

MÖTLEY CRÜE will play its only show in Asia outside of Japan on October 16 at Fort Canning Park in Singapore. Earlybird general admission tickets are $140 and go on sale Monday, September 8 at all Sistic outlets or by calling (65) 6348 5555. The ticket price will increase to $150 from September 22 to ...

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AS I LAY DYING's JORDAN MANCINO Offering Private Lessons

Drummer Jordan Mancino of the San Diego metallers AS I LAY DYING has issued the following update: "Now that AS I LAY DYING is winding down from our busy summer tour schedule, I now have the opportunity and time to start teaching drum lessons again for the month of September. "For all of my existing ...

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AIRBOURNE Pulls Out Of MOTÖRHEAD Tour

Australian hard rockers AIRBOURNE have cancelled their participation in the upcoming U.S. tour featuring MOTÖRHEAD, MISFITS, VALIENT THORR and YEAR LONG DISASTER. The band says, "After 200+ shows this year, Joel's [O'Keefe, AIRBOURNE lead singer/guitarist] suffering from strained vocal cords and is being forced under doctor's orders to cancel the current USA dates with MOTÖRHEAD. ...

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SLIPKNOT: The Making Of 'Psychosocial' Video Part 1 Available

The first clip in a three-part series on the making of SLIPKNOT's "Psychosocial" video can be viewed below. "Psychosocial" was nominated in the "Best Rock Video" category at this year's MTV Video Music Awards. The event, hosted by British comic and "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" co-star Russell Brand, will be broadcast live at 9 p.m. on ...

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MESHUGGAH To Guest On BRUCE DICKINSON's Radio Show

Swedish experimental extreme metallers MESHUGGAH will be IRON MAIDEN frontman Bruce Dickinson's guests on Friday, September 12 during Bruce's weekly BBC 6 Music radio program, dubbed "The Bruce Dickinson Friday Rock Show". Listen to the broadcast live via the Internet between 9:00 p.m. and 12:00 a.m. (midnight) U.K. time at BBC.co.uk. Upcoming MESHUGGAH ...

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METALLICA Rules Irish Chart

METALLICA has several singles and albums on this week's Irish chart, including no less than two tracks from the band's forthcoming album, "Death Magnetic". Single chart: "The Day that Never Comes": #14 "Nothing Else Matters": #28 "Enter Sandman": #47 "My Apocalypse": #48 Album chart: "Metallica": #32 "S&M": #74 "Master of Puppets": #76 METALLICA ...

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SHADE EMPIRE Added To UNLEASHED's Hammer Battalion' Tour

Finnish metallers SHADE EMPIRE have been added to the UNLEASHED-headlined "Hammer Battalion" tour, alos featuring KRISIUN (Brazil) and ONE MAN ARMY AND THE UNDEAD QUARTET (Sweden). The dates are as follows: Nov. 25 - (CH) Geneve @ L'Usine Nov. 26 - (GER) Stuttgart @ LKA-Longhorn Nov. 27 - (A) Worgl @ Komma Nov. 28 - ...

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METALLICA's HETFIELD Joins SWEET SAVAGE On Stage In Dublin; Video Available

METALLICA frontman James Hetfield joined reactivated NWOBHM legends SWEET SAVAGE (based in Belfast, Northern Ireland) on stage at their August 20, 2008 concert at Marlay Park in Dublin, Ireland (where they supported METALLICA) for a rendition of the SWEET SAVAGE classic "Killing Time". Fan-filmed video footage of the performance can be viewed below. METALLICA recorded ...

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CRYPTOPSY: European Headlining Tour Dates Announced

Montreal-based extreme metallers CRYPTOPSY will undertake a European headlining tour in November/December with support from fellow Canadians BENEATH THE MASSACRE as well as British acts TRIGGER THE BLOODSHED and IGNOMINIOUS INCARCERATION. The dates are as follows: Nov. 14 - Schweinfurt, Germany - Alter Stadtbahnhof Nov. 15 - Bischofswerda, Germany - Eastclub Nov. 17 - Hamburg, ...

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LIVING COLOUR: More European Tour Dates Announced

LIVING COLOUR is confirmed to perform at the Rock For Barack event on September 10 at Le Posson Rouge in New York City. Also scheduled to appear are THE FAMILY STAND, EARL GREYHOUND, DANIELA COTTON and VIVA MAYDAY. In other news, LIVING COLOUR has lined up the following European tour dates: Sep. 23 - Sala ...

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ASHES DIVIDE: New Video Interview With BILLY HOWERDEL Posted Online

Ilmoentertainment.com recently conducted an interview with ASHES DIVIDE founder and frontman Billy Howerdel. Watch the nine-minute chat below. ASHES DIVIDE recently sent "Enemies" to radio as the second single from the group's debut album, "Keep Telling Myself It's Alright". Billy Howerdel told The Pulse of Radio why "Enemies" is different from the type of songs ...

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TERÄSBETONI: New Tour Dates Announced

Finnish metal group TERÄSBETONI — which represented Finland in this year's Eurovision song contest — has scheduled the following dates in its home country: Sep. 16 - Ravintola Albatrossi - Kuopio, FIN Sep. 19 - Club Riviera - Kouvola, FIN Sep. 26 - Ravintola Lohi - Lohja, FIN Sep. 27 - Puustelli - Alavus, FIN ...

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CHRIS CORNELL Sets Release Date For New Album

According to The Pulse of Radio, former SOUNDGARDEN and AUDIOSLAVE frontman Chris Cornell has set October 14 as the release date for his third solo album, titled "Scream". The set was produced by pop and urban mastermind Timbaland, a choice that has proven controversial among fans of Cornell's earlier heavy rock projects. But the singer ...

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LACUNA COIL: DVD Details Revealed

Italian goth-metal icons LACUNA COIL have set "Visual Karma (Body, Mind and Soul)" as the title of their first-ever DVD, due in November via Century Media. The double DVD, which is a celebration of all things from the band's "Karmacode" album and subsequent touring cycle, will include: * Remixed and remastered live performances recorded in ...

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