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JUDAS PRIEST: Quality Wallingford Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of British heavy metal legends JUDAS PRIEST performing the song "Steeler" on July 5, 2009 at the Chevrolet Theater in Wallingford, Connecticut can be viewed below (courtesy of retthejet). JUDAS PRIEST kicked off its "British Steel" 30th-anniversary tour Monday night (June 29) at the Murat Theatre in Indianapolis, Indiana. Vocalist Rob ...

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'METAL' MIKE CHLASCIAK To Guest At PAUL GREEN'S SCHOOL OF ROCK

Guitarist "Metal" Mike Chlasciak (HALFORD, PAINMUSEUM) will be a special guest instructor during the Summer Boot Camp program currently offered at Paul Green's School Of Rock. This will be a one-day-only event taking place on August 3, 2009 at the Charry Hill, New Jersey location. Please note that this event is open only to the ...

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EXODUS Frontman Launches GENERATION KILL

GENERATION KILL, the new crossover outfit featuring EXODUS frontman Rob Dukes, has released its first demo track, "Hate", via the band's official MySpace page. According to a press release, GENERATION KILL — whose lineup also includes Rob Moschetti (ex-PRO-PAIN, M.O.D.) on bass and Sam Inzerra (MORTICIAN) on drums — is currently in the ...

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FLOTSAM AND JETSAM Guitarist Joins DENIM AND LEATHER

Guitarist Mark Simpson (pictured below; FLOTSAM AND JETSAM, BEAUTIFUL CREATURES) has joined DENIM AND LEATHER, a Las Vegas-based metal tribute band that plays "true and classic metal cover songs." DENIM AND LEATHER is: James Rivera (HELSTAR, SEVEN WITCHES) - Vocals Mark Simpson (FLOTSAM AND JETSAM, BEAUTIFUL CREATURES) Guitar Jeremy Varao (MERCYKILL) - Guitar Jeff Baker ...

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JUDAS PRIEST: More Milwaukee Footage Available

More fan-filmed video footage of JUDAS PRIEST's July 2, 2009 performance at the Milwaukee Summerfest can be viewed below. JUDAS PRIEST kicked off its "British Steel" 30th-anniversary tour Monday night (June 29) at the Murat Theatre in Indianapolis, Indiana. JUDAS PRIEST has chosen 10 songs not previously released in live album form for "A Touch ...

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PRYMARY Announces Details Of First Show In Two Years

Huntington Beach, California-based progressive metallers PRYMARY will play their first show in two years on August 1 at Fitzgerald's Sports Pub in the band's hometown. The group says, "Please come and help support the band by welcoming us back with the new lineup. Also, we will be performing songs from our upcoming album, 'The Enemy ...

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'METAL' MIKE CHLASCIAK: Video Footage From The Studio Posted Online

Guitarist "Metal" Mike Chlasciak (HALFORD, PAINMUSEUM) has entered the studio to begin recording his new solo album, titled "The Metalworker". Nine tracks are being completed for the effort, which is being described by Mike as "a record that I simply needed to make." Songtitles set to appear on "The Metalworker" include "On Leather Wings", "Tonight ...

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BORN FROM PAIN Frontman Undergoes Another Eye Surgery

Dutch hardcore metallers BORN FROM PAIN — whose lead singer, Rob Franssen, recently underwent "a very serious surgery" on his eyes which forced him to leave the band's tour with TERROR, STICK TO YOUR GUNS and TRAPPED UNDER ICE — have issued the following update: "Most of you might have heard about Rob's eye operation. ...

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ROB ZOMBIE's Raunchy Cartoon Coming To DVD

The Pulse of Radio reports: Rob Zombie's adult-oriented animated film, "The Haunted World of El Superbeasto", will be released on DVD on September 22, according to Bloody-Disgusting.com. The movie is based on a story Zombie created for his Spookshow International comic book series of a few years back and centers on a washed-up wrestler battling ...

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WARRIOR: Footage From BANG YOUR HEAD!!! Festival Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of Southern California metal legends WARRIOR performing the title track off their classic 1985 debut album, "Fighting For The Earth", on June 27, 2009 at the Bang Your Head!!! festival in Balingen, Germany can be viewed below. The song features a special guest appearance by guitarist Roy Z. (BRUCE DICKINSON, HALFORD, TRIBE ...

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BLACK MOOR Signs With DIMINISHED FIFTH RECORDS

Diminished Fifth Records has announced the signing of Nova Scotian thrashers BLACK MOOR. The band's debut album, "The Conquering", is scheduled for release on Tuesday, August 25. The long-overdue CD almost didn't see the light of day after the band was in a near-fatal automobile accident in June 2008. Now fully recovered, BLACK MOOR has ...

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PRYMARY Announces New Lineup

Drummer Chris Quirarte of Huntington Beach, California-based progressive metallers PRYMARY has issued the following update: "It has been an exciting and fruitful time for us here in the PRYMARY camp. There has been a lot of activity and plenty of surprises. We have a new album currently in the beginning stages of mixing and a ...

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