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CRADLE TO GRAVE Enlists DEVIN TOWNSEND To Mix New Album

CRADLE TO GRAVE, the band featuring ex-AGGRESSION guitarist Denis "Sasquatch" Barthe, has enlisted Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, LAMB OF GOD, DARKEST HOUR, GWAR) to mix and master the group's new album, "Texas Medicine", due later in the year via Year of the Sun Records. "We got introduced to Devin through a mutual friend which ...

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VOIVOD Frontman Launches PARANOLAND Project

In a complete departure from what they have done before, Denis "Snake" Belanger (VOIVOD) and longtime friend Botcher (AGGRESSION) spent the last year working on a project called PARANOLAND. Experimenting with modern sounds and samples over knockout riffs and twisted arrangements, the group stepped up its game with the involvement of guitarist Frank Legendre (GROOVY ...

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GOATWHORE Added To Remaining SOUNDS OF THE UNDERGROUND Dates

GOATWHORE has been added to the remaining Sounds of the Underground 2007 tour dates, including last night's (Friday, August 10) concert at Pop's in Sauget, Illinois and tonight's gig at Waverly Hills Sanatorium in Louisville, Kentucky. As a result, the band was forced to cancel its August 10 headlining show at Red 7 in Austin, ...

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RIGOR MORTIS: Texas Dates Announced

The original RIGOR MORTIS lineup of Bruce Corbitt, Mike Scaccia (MINISTRY, REVOLTING COCKS), Casey Orr (GWAR, X-COPS, THE HELLIONS, THE BURDEN BROTHERS), and Harden Harrison (PERVIS, SPEEDEALER, MITRA), has scheduled the following dates: Aug. 24 - The Ridglea Theatre - Ft. Worth, TX Aug. 25 - 710 Club – Austin, TX RIGOR MORTIS originally formed ...

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GOD FORBID: Another Live Video Posted Online

Video footage of GOD FORBID performing the song "Broken Promise" during the band's recent run with HATEBREED on "The Monsters Of Mayhem" tour (which also featured EVERGREEN TERRACE and THE ACACIA STRAIN) is available online at the Underground Video Television (UVTV) web site. GOD FORBID filmed its live performance at the jam-packed Starland ...

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GWAR's ODERUS Says LORDI Mainman 'Lacks Balls'

GWAR has issued the following press release: The front"man" of Finnish GWAR tribute band LORDI has cancelled his appearance at the prestigious "Rue Morgue Horror Con" in Toronto, which is scheduled to take place August 24-26. This follows hard on the heels of [LORDI's] cancellation of their Toronto gig, which had been planned for the ...

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THE RED CHORD: 'Dread Prevailed' Video Teaser Available

THE RED CHORD recently filmed a video for their song "Dread Prevailed" off their new album "Prey For Eyes", which hit stores July 24. The video was directed and shot by acclaimed director David Brodsky (GWAR, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD) of MyGoodEye, and will surface in the coming weeks. A ...

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HELMET: New Song Posted Online

HELMET's new song "Revenge Destroys Everything" has been posted on the group's MySpace page. The track will be featured in legendary comic book creators Paul Jenkins (Wolverine Origin, Frontlines) and Rob Prior's (Spawn The Impaler, "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" TV show, EFX) new original motion picture "Tatua". HELMET has lined up the following ...

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ODERUS URUNGUS On LORDI: 'We Love All GWAR Tribute Bands'

Nikki of Bay Area Backstage interviewed GWAR right before they went on stage as part of the Sounds of the Underground tour on August 3 at the Events Center in San Jose, California. During the interview, the band confirmed that it will take part in the the "Rockstar Viva La Bands 2007 Tour" alongside CRADLE ...

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CLUTCH: New Song Posted Online

CLUTCH's brand new track "King of Arizona" is available for download at this location. The song will appear on the upcoming "Viva La Bands, Vol. 2" album, due on September 4 via Ferret Music/Filthy Note Records. In his position as one of the world's leading pop culture icons and most acclaimed action sports ...

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THE RED CHORD Films 'Dread Prevailed' Video

THE RED CHORD recently filmed a video for their song "Dread Prevailed" off their new album "Prey For Eyes", which hit stores July 24. The video was directed and shot by acclaimed director David Brodsky (GWAR, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD) of MyGoodEye, and will surface in the coming weeks. Commented ...

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GWAR Frontman Pens Advice Column

When thinking of rock stars with hearts of gold, Oderus Urungus of GWAR is certainly at the top of anyone's list. Now, the Scumdog of the Universe will prove it once and for all as he has signed on with AnarchyMusic.net for a six-month stint as the writer of an advice column! No problem is ...

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GOD FORBID Guitarist Issues DVD Update

GOD FORBID filmed its live performance at the jam-packed Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, NJ in February 2007 for the band's upcoming DVD. Music video director David Brodsky (GWAR, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, THE RED CHORD) led off the production, with his crew at MyGoodEye manning an eight-camera live performance shoot, also being edited by Brodsky. The ...

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HELMET Schedules Dates With BURNING BRIDES

HELMET has lined up the following dates with BURNING BRIDES: Aug. 25 - Minneapolis, MN @ Grumpy's Aug. 27 - Columbus, OH @ Ravari Room Aug. 28 - Cleveland, OH @ Peabody's Aug. 29 - Detroit, MI @ Magic Stick Aug. 30 - Indianapolis, IN @ The Vogue Aug. 31 - Cudahy, WI @ Vnuk's ...

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GOD FORBID: GFTV Episode Six Now Available

GOD FORBID's exclusive YouTube channel GFTV has made its sixth episode available, featuring footage of "President Jorge Bush" speaking to the people about the Live Earth concert and the global climate crisis. Watch the episode below. Produced and edited by GOD FORBID, GFTV gives fans an exclusive look into what life is like backstage for ...

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GOD FORBID: New Live Video Available

Video footage of GOD FORBID performing the song "The End of the World" during the band's recent run with HATEBREED on "The Monsters Of Mayhem" tour (which also featured EVERGREEN TERRACE and THE ACACIA STRAIN) is available online at the Underground Video Television (UVTV) web site. GOD FORBID filmed its live performance at ...

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HELMET Teams Up With Comic Icons For New Feature Film

HELMET mainman Page Hamilton will appear at this year's Comic-Con International convention in San Diego, California. Hamilton will speak on a panel along with legendary comic book creators Paul Jenkins (Wolverine Origin, Frontlines) and Rob Prior (Spawn The Impaler, "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" TV show, EFX) on Friday, July 27 at 3:30 p.m. in the ...

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'Viva La Bands, Vol 2' Track Listing Revealed

In his position as one of the world's leading pop culture icons and most acclaimed action sports athletes, Bam Margera has made it his mission to expose an entire generation of his peers to some original high-energy music through his "Viva La Bands" album and tour series. Brought to you by Ferret Music and Filthy ...

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