MACHINE HEAD: Cover-Song Contest Results Announced

MACHINE HEAD have announced the winning entries in their recently-launched cover-song contest.

As previously reported, the members of the group's official forum were asked to list three songs that they would like to hear MACHINE HEAD cover, after which the band picked the 10 most interesting requests they felt they could do justice to. All of the forum members then voted on the final three, with the most-requested entries being given the "MACHINE HEAD treatment."

The band will shortly begin recording demo versions of the following tracks, to be made available in a non-downloadable MP3 audio stream via the group's official web site, www.machinehead1.com:

01. METALLICA – "Battery"
02. FAITH NO MORE – "Jizzlobber"
03. EXODUS - "Toxic Waltz"

"We will begin recording these in the next two weeks, in 'demo form', and will be video taping the whole shebang for a future installment of the 'In The Studio' series coming soon," stated MACHINE HEAD frontman Robert Flynn.

"A small warning… If you're expecting some big, serious recording session, with top-notch production, and blah blah, you will be disappointed. We plan on drinking a few beers, having some fun, and just having a good time with it. We hope, and encourage you to do the same."

MACHINE HEAD are currently writing and demoing material for their fifth studio album, tentatively due in late 2003. Among the tracks set to appear on the as-yet-untitled CD are "All Fall Down", "Pins And Needles", "Descend The Shades Of Night", "Bite The Bullet" and "Left Unfinished".

Tags:

Posted in: News

COMMENTS

To comment on a BLABBERMOUTH.NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of BLABBERMOUTH.NET and BLABBERMOUTH.NET does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appear next to the comments themselves. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@)gmail.com with pertinent details. BLABBERMOUTH.NET reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends).