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Graphic Illustrator Talks To WMMR Radio Station About PANTERA Commemorative Issue Of REVOLVER

To coincide with the release of Revolver magazine's PANTERA/"Vulgar Display Of Power" commemorative issue — with cover artwork by award-winning graphic illustrator Tim Bradstreet — Philadelphia rock station WMMR interviewed Bradstreet about drawing the cover. Listen to the chat at this location. Revolver magazine's PANTERA/"Vulgar Display Of Power" commemorative issue is available on ...

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HANK SHERMANN's DEMONICA: Debut Album Due In February

DEMONICA, the new project featuring MERCYFUL FATE guitarist Hank Shermann, will release its debut album, "Demonstrous", on February 26, 2010 via Massacre Records. The CD was mixed at Flatline Audio in Denver, Colorado with Dave Otero (CEPHALIC CARNAGE, MARTRIDEN, COBALT). "We are totally stoked how this turned out and can't wait to get it out ...

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Graphic Illustrator Discusses His Work On PANTERA Commemorative Issue Of REVOLVER

Revolver magazine's PANTERA/"Vulgar Display Of Power" commemorative issue — with cover artwork by award-winning graphic illustrator Tim Bradstreet — is available on newsstands through February 22. The January/February issue captures the defining moment in PANTERA's career and features Bradstreet's stark and powerful cover illustration of the classic 1992 album cover photo. Tim Bradstreet has been ...

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STYGIA's Touring Lineup To Include Singer MICHAEL VESCERA

Boston, Massachusetts-based up-and-coming "shred" guitarist Todd Seitz has issued the following update on the debut album from his STYGIA project, entitled "Divine Allegiance": "Everything is recorded except for the guitar tracks. I've finally improved my studio equipment, so I'm taking the time to make sure the guitar tone will be just right. "I plan on ...

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WOLF Guitarist Sitting Out Finnish Dates With W.A.S.P.

Johannes Axeman of Swedish heavy metallers WOLF has issued the following udpate: "As some of you seen/know, I'm sitting out the WOLF dates opening for W.A.S.P. in Finland (October 21-24). There's no need to worry, I'm not out of the band, I'm simply tied up in other engagements that were too late to reschedule. I ...

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WOLF Interviewed In Manchester; Video Available

Vicky Bradley (a.k.a. Vix the Angel Of Metal) conducted an interview with Swedish heavy metallers WOLF on October 14, 2009 at Moho in Manchester, England. Watch the 14-minute chat below. WOLF's latest album, "Ravenous", is now available as a luxurious LP, including a poster, a killer gatefold sleeve and the entire album on CD as ...

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BLUE CHEER's DICKIE PETERSON Dead At 61

Dickie Peterson, the bassist/vocalist and founding member of BLUE CHEER, passed away this morning (Monday, October 12) at 5 a.m. in Germany. He was 61 years old. Peterson had reportedly been battling prostate and liver cancer, and according to BLUE CHEER's message board, had developed a fatal infection following a surgical procedure to help alleviate ...

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EARLY GRAVES Preparing To Enter Studio

San Francisco's EARLY GRAVES (formerly APIARY) will enter Louder Studios (MELVINS, HANK III, SAVIOURS, WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM) on October 28 with engineer/producer Tim Green (THE FUCKING CHAMPS, NATION OF ULYSSES) to begin recording the band's new album, "Goner", for an early 2010 release via Ironclad Recordings/Metal Blade Records. Songtitles set to appear on ...

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WOLF: 'Speed On' Video Released

"Speed On", the new video from Swedish metallers WOLF, can be viewed below. The clip was created by Ravhouls Production, which has previously worked with FUELHEAD, among others. The song comes off the band's latest album, "Ravenous", which is now available as a luxurious LP, including a poster, a killer gatefold sleeve and the entire ...

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WOLF To Support W.A.S.P. In Finland

Swedish metallers WOLF will support W.A.S.P. in Finland at the end of this month. The dates are as follows: Oct. 21 - Tampere, Finland - Pakkahuone Oct. 22 - Joensuu, Finland - Joensuu Arena Oct. 23 - Helsinki, Finland - Kulttuuritalo Oct. 24 - Oulu, Finland - Teatria WOLF will be IRON MAIDEN frontman Bruce ...

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SEVENTH VOID To Support TYPE O NEGATIVE

SEVENTH VOID — the new band featuring TYPE O NEGATIVE guitarist Kenny Hickey and drummer Johnny Kelly — will support TYPE O NEGATIVE on the following dates: Oct. 16 - Sayreville, NJ - Starland Ballroom Oct. 17 - Worcester, MA - Palladium Oct. 18 - Hartford, CT - Webster Theater Oct. 20 - Cleveland, OH ...

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WOLF To Guest On BRUCE DICKINSON's Radio Show

Swedish metallers WOLF will be IRON MAIDEN frontman Bruce Dickinson's guests on Friday, October 16 during Bruce's weekly BBC 6 Music radio program, dubbed "The Bruce Dickinson Friday Rock Show". Listen to the broadcast live via the Internet between 9:00 p.m. and 12:00 a.m. (midnight) U.K. time at BBC.co.uk. Vicky Bradley (a.k.a. Vix ...

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MERCYFUL FATE Guitarist Jams With HAIL! In Copenhagen

HAIL! — the new all-star project featuring guitarist Andreas Kisser (SEPULTURA), vocalist Tim "Ripper" Owens (JUDAS PRIEST, BEYOND FEAR, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, ICED EARTH), bassist David Ellefson (F5, MEGADETH) and drummer Roy Mayorga (STONE SOUR, SOULFLY) — kicked off its Scandinavian tour on September 1, 2009 at Blæst in Trondheim, Norway. Ellefson has posted the following ...

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WOLF Guitarist Interviewed; Video Available

Vicky Bradley (a.k.a. Vix the Angel Of Metal) conducted an interview with guitarist Johannes "Axeman" Losbäck of Swedish heavy metallers WOLF on August 8, 2009 at the Dean Owners of America U.K. faction party at the Albany Theatre in London, England. Watch the chat below. "Ravenous", the latest album from WOLF, is now available as ...

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HANK SHERMANN's DEMONICA Completes Mixing Debut Album

DEMONICA, the solo project of MERCYFUL FATE guitarist Hank Shermann, has finished mixing its debut album at Flatline Audio in Denver, Colorado with Dave Otero (CEPHALIC CARNAGE, MARTRIDEN, COBALT). "We are totally stoked how this turned out and can't wait to get it out there," says Hank. "These 10 songs are the most thrashy and ...

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ASSJACK: Buffalo Footage Available

Quality video footage of ASSJACK — the metal band founded by Hank Williams III — performing the song "Cocaine, The White Devil" on June 21, 2009 in Buffalo, New York can be viewed below (courtesy of "sanpablobay"). The self-titled debut album from ASSJACK sold 4,700 copies in the United States in its first week of ...

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ASSJACK Cracks U.S. Top 100

The self-titled debut album from ASSJACK — the metal band founded and fronted by Hank Williams III — sold 4,700 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 92 on The Billboard 200 chart. Featuring tracks like "Redneck Ride", "Wasting Away" and "No Regrets", the CD — ...

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WOLF: Quality Hunnebostrand Footage Available

High-quality footage of Swedish heavy metallers WOLF performing the song "Curse you Salem" at Hunneboparken in Hunnebostrand, Sweden on August 1, 2009 can be viewed below (shot and edited by Ravhouls Production). "Ravenous", the latest album from WOLF, is now available as a luxurious LP, including a poster, a killer gatefold sleeve and the entire ...

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SEVENTH VOID Interviewed On 101.7 THE FOX; Video Available

On July 21, 2009, SEVENTH VOID — the new band featuring TYPE O NEGATIVE guitarist Kenny Hickey and drummer Johnny Kelly — was interviewed on Santa Rosa, California's 101.7 The Fox radio station inside the "Less Is More Lounge." Watch the seven-minute chat below. SEVENTH VOID's debut album, "Heaven Is Gone", sold around 1,800 copies ...

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SEVENTH VOID: Kansas City Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of SEVENTH VOID's July 7, 2009 performance at the Beaumont Club in Kansas City, Missouri can be viewed below (courtesy of "ponder69"). SEVENTH VOID is the new band featuring TYPE O NEGATIVE guitarist Kenny Hickey and drummer Johnny Kelly. The group's debut album, "Heaven Is Gone", sold around 1,800 copies in the ...

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STYGIA: 'Divine Allegiance' Album Update

Boston, Massachusetts-based up-and-coming "shred" guitarist Todd Seitz has issued the following update on the debut album from his STYGIA project, entitled "Divine Allegiance": "We have made tons of progress on the STYGIA 'Divine Allegiance' recordings. Mike [Vescera; ex-LOUDNESS, ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN] completed his vocal tracks for the entire album. Kevin [Codfert; ADAGIO] is nearly finished ...

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WOLF's 'Ravenous' Released On Vinyl

"Ravenous", the latest album from Swedish heavy metallers WOLF, is now available as a luxurious LP, including a poster, a killer gatefold sleeve and the entire album on CD as a bonus, strictly limited to 500 copies! The "Ravenous" LP edition is only available in Sweden, Germany and the U.K., so vinyl lovers head out ...

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