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KORN: New Single Goes To Radio

KORN have chosen their cover of "Word Up", originally recorded by the legendary R&B act CAMEO, as the first single from their new collection, "Greatest Hits: Volume One", according to Launch Radio Networks. CAMEO's version of the tune, released in 1986, reached Number Six on the pop charts. KORN have recorded several other covers for ...

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LINKIN PARK Singer Says He Is Not Impressed By OZZFEST 2004 Lineup

LINKIN PARK's just-started Projekt Revolution festival tour is scoring better advance sales than Ozzy Osbourne's Ozzfest in almost every market this summer, according to Launch Radio Networks. LINKIN PARK frontman Chester Bennington said he's not surprised, and that he's not particularly impressed with Ozzfest's lineup this year: "It's just too much of the same thing," ...

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KORN Set Release Date For Greatest-Hits Collection

KORN have set an October 12 release date through Epic Records for their upcoming best-of set, singer Jonathan Davis revealed this past weekend during an interview with Scoop of the Columbus, Ohio radio station The Blitz 99.7 FM. Several new cover songs have been recorded for possible inclusion on the CD, including PINK FLOYD's "Another ...

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LINKIN PARK Singer 'Ill With Bronchitis', Tonight's Concert Postponed

LINKIN PARK's show at the Great Western Forum in Inglewood, Calif., originally scheduled to take place Friday night (Feb. 6), has been postponed. According to an official statement released by the band's record label (Warner Bros.), LINKIN PARK vocalist Chester Bennington "is ill with bronchitis and acute laryngitis and has been advised not to perform. ...

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LINKIN PARK's BENNINGTON 'Insulted' By GRAMMY Nomination

LINKIN PARK singer Chester Bennington has told Launch Radio Networks that he is "insulted" by the fact that the group's only Grammy nomination this year is in the category of "Best Rock Instrumental Performance" (for "Session", a track from their recent "Meteora" album) when last year they received no less than three nods ("Best New ...

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DEFTONES Singer Says He Feels Lucky To Be Touring With METALLICA

T'cha Dunlevy of the Montreal Gazette is reporting that "celebration was in the air as METALLICA's Summer Sanitarium tour rolled into Parc Jean Drapeau yesterday (July 20). For music that is supposedly dark and angry, there were an awful lot of smiles going around. " 'You guys are f--king amazing,' LINKIN PARK singer Chester Bennington ...

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NY Times: METALLICA Thrashes Back to 80's Angst

Jon Pareles of The New York Times reports that METALLICA brought along a fan club for its Summer Sanitarium tour: the other four hard-rock bands on the bill at Giants Stadium Tuesday night (July 8) . One by one they gave testimonials to METALLICA's influence. MUDVAYNE's lead singer, Chad Gray, wore a METALLICA T-shirt. Chino ...

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