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TOURNIQUET Schedule Live Show, Drum Clinic

Christian thrash metallers TOURNIQUET have scheduled a live performance on Friday, May 5 at the Columbia Theatre in Longview, Washington (40 minutes north of Portland). Drummer Ted Kirkpatrick will also take part in a drum clinic on Saturday, May 6 at 1:00 p.m. at a venue to be announced. As previously reported, TOURNIQUET will release ...

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TOURNIQUET To Release Live DVD This Spring

Christian thrash metallers TOURNIQUET will release a live DVD, "Live from Linkoping, Sweden - Bobfest 2005", this spring. "This is by far the best quality live TOURNIQUET footage we have ever had — both in terms of the video (four cameras) and audio," the band write in an update. "The crowd was awesome too! There ...

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Reborn - STRYPER

Cleaning up the office at the end of the year, making room for the onslaught of 2006 releases, this one popped up and seemed like an irresistible piñata for critical derision. STRYPER, those God-rockin' bumblebees with the lame ballads and hair from here to the Pearly Gates? Well, pass me some of that yellow-and-black striped ...

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Hands Without Shadows - MICHAEL ANGELO BATIO

A solo album from the guy from NITRO — you know, the one with the goofy four-necked guitar and hair up to here? Diehard shred guitar enthusiasts know that Batio is a lot more than that, and has been dazzling with his over-the-top fretboard skills in instructional videos aimed at the Guitar Institute of Technology ...

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TOURNIQUET: Live Video Posted Online

Christian thrash metallers TOURNIQUET have uploaded a video of their live performance of the track "Where Moth and Rust Destroy", filmed this past July in Minnesota at the Sonshine Fest '05. Check it out at this location. Late last year, TOURNIQUET were rejoined by longtime friend, guitarist Aaron Guerra. The band's last studio ...

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TOURNIQUET To Donate Merchandise Proceeds To Animal Rescue Effort

Christian thrash metallers TOURNIQUET have sent the following message to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "In the catastrophic wake of Hurricane Katrina, the loss and suffering on many levels is tragic. In the past, we in TOURNIQUET — with your help — have donated money to human causes — like the Red Cross for the Indonesian tsunami victims. Thankfully, ...

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California's BEYOND THE MOUNTAIN Festival Cancelled

The Beyond the Mountain festival, which was slated to take place on August 27-28 at the Roosevelt Bowl at Perris Hills Park in San Bernadino, California, has been cancelled "due to financial restraints," according to a posting on the web site of Columbus, Ohio's JACOBS DREAM (one of the scheduled performers at the event). "The ...

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TOURNIQUET Confirmed For California's BEYOND THE MOUNTAIN Festival

Christian thrash metallers TOURNIQUET have been confirmed for the Beyond the Mountain festival, set to take place on August 27-28 in San Bernadino, California. The band is scheduled to perform on Saturday, August 27 between 9:45 and 11:15 p.m. Other acts scheduled to appear at the festival include HOLY SOLDIER, WHITECROSS, GUARDIAN, DELIVERANCE, BARREN CROSS, ...

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The Design - INTO THE MOAT

Behind that ugly-even-for-Metal-Blade artwork lies one snarling evil genius of a record! INTO THE MOAT is more of a science experiment gone awry than a band (see: SPIRAL ARCHITECT, DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN, Canada's MARTYR, and throw in tangential influence everywhere from ATHEIST to GORGUTS to MESHUGGAH to MR. BUNGLE). And while the "laundry list of ...

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TOURNIQUET, EXTOL, VENI DOMINE Confirmed For Sweden's BOBFEST

TOURNIQUET, EXTOL, VENI DOMINE, CRIMSON MOONLIGHT, SEVENTH AVENUE, RENASCENT, INEVITABLE END, GRACE.WILL.FALL and VIRGIN FOREST have been confirmed for the seventh and final edition of the Bobfest metal festival, set to be held March 11-13 at Cupolen, Folkets Park in Linkoping, Sweden. This festival is the oldest running and most well-known metal festival of its ...

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EVANESCENCE: Piano Tribute CD Released Today

Vitamin Records has just issued "Eclipse: Piano Tribute To Evanescence", a collection of EVANESCENCE songs performed exclusively on a piano. The complete track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Going Under 02. Bring Me To Life 03. Everybody's Fool 04. My Immortal 05. Haunted Haunted 06. Tourniquet 07. Imaginary 08. Taking Over Me ...

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TOURNIQUET Rejoined By Guitarist AARON GUERRA

Christian thrash metallers TOURNIQUET have been rejoined by longtime friend, guitarist Aaron Guerra. "As you may remember, it was a mutual parting a couple three years ago, as Aaron was starting a family and so on," the band write on their web site. "We are all now in a position to welcome him back and ...

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MARILYN MANSON: Greatest-Hits Track Listing Revealed

Canada's ChartAttack.com has revealed the full track listing for the upcoming MARILYN MANSON "greatest hits" collection, due this fall. The 18-song best-of CD will reportedly feature rare photos and artwork by Manson himself. An accompanying DVD will boast "the entire video catalog," including the previously unreleased uncensored clip for "(s)AINT", directed by Italian actress Asia ...

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TOURNIQUET Drummer To Release DVD

TOURNIQUET drummer Ted Kirkpatrick has pushed back the projected release date of his DVD, "Circadian Rhythms - The Drumming World of Ted Kirkpatrick", to November 21. "We have had a few glitches in the final editing of the DVD that are nearly sorted out so we can get the master to manufacturing," the band write ...

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SNAPCASE: New Song Posted Online

A new SNAPCASE track, titled "Believe, Revolt (Relocation Blueprint)", has been posted online in MP3 format at this location. "Believe, Revolt (Relocation Blueprint)" comes off the group's forthcoming collection of exclusive material and rarities, "Bright Flashes", due on November 4 through Victory Records. "Bright Flashes" includes four covers of songs by DEVO, JANES ...

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EVANESCENCE Singer: We Are Not A Christian Band

EVANESCENCE singer Amy Lee has rejected recent media reports labelling the group a "Christian band". "We do have Christian imagery on our album, but the only song with a religious theme is Tourniquet'," she told Metal Hammer magazine. "It was originally written by our drummer, Rocky Gray, for his old band [SOUL EMBRACED], who were ...

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Archive News Mar 14, 2001 - update 2

VISION OF DISORDER recorded 15 new songs in total during the recording sessions for their upcoming new album From Bliss To Devastation. Of all the songs that were recorded, only a dozen are expected to show up on the release, which is due out through TVT Records on June 26th. The band is currently mixing ...

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