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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE: Video Footage Of Sacramento In-Store

The Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE took part in a signing session on Monday, April 22 at Dimple in Sacramento, California between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Video footage of the band's appearance can be seen below. "Frequency Unknown", the new album from the Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE, sold around 5,500 copies in its ...

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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE: 'Frequency Unknown' To Be Released On 12-Inch Vinyl, Analog Cassette

On May 21, Deadline Music/Cleopatra Records will release "Frequency Unknown", the new album from the Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE, on both 12-inch vinyl LP and analog cassette formats. The limited-edition 12-inch vinyl LP packaging will contain a special color poster insert and will retail for $18.98. The cassette will feature the same track listing ...

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JASON NEWSTED Talks To WSUR About New Band, Future Plans (Audio)

Former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted was recently interviewed on the WSUR (Worcester State University Radio) radio station. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. As previously reported, NEWSTED has been confirmed for this year's edition of Gigantour, the critically acclaimed package ...

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DEATH ANGEL: Third Studio Clip Posted Online

San Francisco Bay Area metallers DEATH ANGEL have entered AudioHammer Studios in Sanford, Florida to begin recording the follow-up to 2010's "Relentless Retribution" for an October release via Nuclear Blast Records. The third in a series of video clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of the new CD can be seen below. Commented DEATH ...

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NEWSTED Confirmed For This Year's GIGANTOUR

NEWSTED, the new band led by former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted, has been confirmed for this year's edition of Gigantour, the critically acclaimed package festival founded in 2005 by MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine. Also scheduled to appear on the bill are headliners MEGADETH, along with DEVICE, the new band fronted ...

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FREYA: New Album Cover Artwork Unveiled

FREYA, the Syracuse, New York-based band fronted by Karl Buechner (EARTH CRISIS, PATH OF RESISTANCE), has inked a deal with the French label Deadlight Entertainment for the European/Asian release of its forthcoming album, "Paragon Of The Crucible". The cover artwork for the CD Was conceived by Brendon Flynn and can be seen below Commented Deadlight ...

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NEWSTED: Quality Video Footage Of Entire Sacramento Concert

Quality video footage of NEWSTED's entire April 27 performance at Ace Of Spades in Sacramento, California can be seen below. NEWSTED is the new band led by former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted. NEWSTED kicked off its first-ever U.S. tour on Friday, April 19 at Red House in Walnut Creek, California. ...

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COREY TAYLOR Prefers Las Vegas To Los Angeles

According to The Pulse Of Radio, STONE SOUR/SLIPKNOT frontman Corey Taylor admits in a new chat with Noisecreep that he prefers Las Vegas, where he lives now, to Los Angeles, saying, "I've have a love/hate relationship with L.A. for a long time," he says. "There have been times where I've stayed there where I've had ...

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LENG TCH'E Begins Recording New Album

Belgian grindcore act LENG TCH'E has commenced recording the follow-up to 2010's "Hypomanic". The band states: "We have begun tracking drums at Hearse Studio in Heule, Belgium with longtime friend Lander Cluyse. Recordings will continue over the following months because creating a masterpiece takes time, with mixing planned for late summer by Eyal Levi and ...

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TOXIK Singer Interviewed By METAL RULES! TV (Video)

Metal Rules! TV recently conducted an interview with vocalist Mike Sanders of reactivated cult classic prog-thrashers TOXIK. You can now watch the chat below. TOXIK has announced the addition of SHADOWS FALL drummer Jason Bittner to the group's ranks. Guitarist and founding member Josh Christian commented on Bittner's addition: "I couldn't have hoped for a ...

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LOCRIAN Announces New Album Details

Experimental, dark ambient/noise trio LOCRIAN will release its new album, "Return To Annihilation", on June 25 via Relapse Records. The CD was recorded by Greg Norman (PELICAN, RUSSIAN, CIRCLES, SERENA MANEESH) at Steve Albini's Electrical Audio Studios in Chicago and was mastered by Jason Ward at Chicago Mastering Service. A two-part concept album inspired by ...

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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE: Fan-Filmed Footage Of Austin Concert

The Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE hit the road earlier in the month to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the band's epic 1988 release, "Operation: Mindcrime", performing all fifteen songs from the album along with other well-known hits and rarities from the catalog they've compiled over the past 30 years. Fan-filmed video footage of last ...

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Video: JASON NEWSTED Answers Fan-Submitted Questions

Former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted has uploaded a new 12-minute video clip in which he answers a number of fan-submitted questions. Check it out below. NEWSTED kicked off its first-ever U.S. tour this past Friday, April 19 at Red House in Walnut Creek, California. The 14-date ...

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MELIAH RAGE: Preview Of Song With New Vocalist Available

A snippet of the song "These Scars"from MELIAH RAGE with Marc Lopes on vocals can be heard in the YouTube clip below. The track was released on Metal On Metal Records' annual compilation CD, "Compendium Of Metal Vol. 6", which contains mostly previously unreleased and rare tracks. Marc recorded his vocals for "These Scars" during ...

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NEWSTED: Video Footage Of Entire First Show

NEWSTED, the new band led by former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted, kicked off its first-ever U.S. tour this past Friday, April 19 at Red House in Walnut Creek, California. Fan-filmed video footage of the entire concert can be seen below. The 14-date trek will conclude on May 23 in Asbury ...

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SEPULTURA To Record Cover Of DEATH's 'Zombie Ritual'

Brazilian/American thrashers SEPULTURA will reunite with producer Ross Robinson (KORN, LIMP BIZKIT, SLIPKNOT) to record their next album, tentatively due before the end of the year via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD will be tracked in June at Robinson's studio in Venice, California and will be co-produced by Steve Evetts, who previously worked with SEPULTURA ...

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