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MUSHROOMHEAD To Release First-Ever DVD In July

MUSHROOMHEAD have set a July 26 release date for their first-ever DVD, entitled "Mushroomhead: Volume 1". The disc will include the following: - Never-Before-Seen, Self-Produced Videos: * Before I Die * Kill Tomorrow * Becoming Cold (216) * The Dream is Over - Plus, the Videos For: * Solitaire/Unraveling * Sun Doesn't Rise * Along ...

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SLIPKNOT Frontman Discusses MUSHROOMHEAD 'Feud'

SLIPKNOT frontman Corey Taylor stopped by the 100.7 WMMS FM studios in Cleveland on Wednesday (March 9) and responded to questions from afternoon DJ, Maxwell, regarding the SLIPKNOT vs. MUSHROOMHEAD "feud" which has been raging, on and off, for the past several years. (MUSHROOMHEAD have made the claim that SLIPKNOT "copied" their masks-and-jumpsuits look a ...

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Former MUSHROOMHEAD Singer Explains His Departure

Former MUSHROOMHEAD frontman J. Mann (a.k.a. Jason Popson) recently spoke to DomainCleveland.com about his departure from the group, about his Fractured Transmitter record label and his other projects. Several excerpts from the interview follow: DomainCleveland.com: I'll just cut right to the chase, First and foremost, many MUSHROOMHEAD fans have been asking, Why, J. ...

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MUSHROOMHEAD Perform As 'SLIPKNOT': Photos Posted Online

SLIPKNOT fan site PulseOfTheMaggots.com has uploaded several pictures of MUSHROOMHEAD performing as "SLIPKNOT" at one of their recent Northeast Ohio shows. As reported here on Feb. 1, MUSHROOMHEAD wore SLIPKNOT costumes/masks for the entire set while performing three concerts in their home state of Ohio in late January. The band reportedly said they ...

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MUSHROOMHEAD Perform As 'SLIPKNOT' In Front Of Home State Crowd

The following was sent to us by a BLABBERMOUTH.NET visitor from Ohio: "At MUSHROOMHEAD's three recent Northeast Ohio shows, the band reportedly wore SLIPKNOT costumes/masks for their entire set. The band also did an interview on WMMS this past Sunday night (Jan. 30) and talked about the SLIPKNOT outfits. They said they did it solely ...

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MUSHROOMHEAD Fan Assaulted In Cleveland

The following message has been posted at MUSHROOMHEAD's official web site: "On Monday night [Dec. 20] in Cleveland, Ohio, a fan by the name of Cloyce Wolfe was assaulted after the MUSHROOMHEAD show at the House of Blues. He was robbed, had his ankles, wrists and ribs broken, and was left unconscious in the parking ...

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CHIMAIRA Guitarist To Play Reunion Show With ASCENSION

CHIMAIRA guitarist Matt DeVries will be teaming up with his old bandmates ASCENSION for a reunion show at Peabody's Down Under in Cleveland, Ohio on December 18. Also scheduled to perform are STATE OF CONVICTION (featuring J-Mann, formerly of MUSHROOMHEAD), RINGWORM, SOULLESS and DEAD EVEN. CHIMAIRA recently issued their first DVD, "The Dehumanizing Process", via ...

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MUSHROOMHEAD Acquire New Singer, Announce Tour Dates

MUSHROOMHEAD have tapped singer Waylon from North Carolina-based 3 QUARTERS DEAD to replace J. Mann, who left the band in late August. The group will embark on a short run of dates during the coming weeks before hitting the studio early next year to begin recording a new album. Upcoming MUSHROOMHEAD shows: Oct. 17 - ...

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MUSHROOMHEAD Drop Off INSANE CLOWN POSSE Tour

According to a posting on the INSANE CLOWN POSSE web site, MUSHROOMHEAD have dropped off the upcoming ICP "Hell's Pit Tour" "due to unforeseen circumstances." Replacing MUSHROONHEAD on the bill will be ESHAM THE BOOGIEMAN. No further information is available at this time. MUSHROOMHEAD recently parted ways with vocalist Jason Mann and their record company, ...

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THE ALTER BOYS: Debut Album To See Light Of Day In February

THE ALTER BOYS, the project featuring members of MUSHROOMHEAD, DOG FASHION DISCO, UNIFIED CULTURE and the ORIGINAL PRANKSTA, will return to Ohio's Mars Recording Studio in October to complete the mixing process for their long-awaited debut release, tentatively due in February 2005 through Fractured Transmitter Records (the label formed by former MUSHROOMHEAD vocalist Jason Mann). ...

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MUSHROOMHEAD Vocalist JASON MANN Quits The Band

MUSHROOMHEAD vocalist Jason Mann has left the band, a source close to the group has informed PITRIFF.com. MUSHROOMHEAD recently toured with INSANE CLOWN POSSE following a split with their record company, Universal Records (which issued the band's "XX" and "XIII" albums). Mann's own record label, dubbed Fractured Transmitter Records, has just released the ...

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MUSHROOMHEAD Singer Confirms Split With Record Label

RockRage.com is reporting that MUSHROOMHEAD singer Jeffrey Nothing has confirmed that the group have parted ways with their record label, Republic/Universal Records. Calling the split "for the best," Nothing stated, "We were informed from the person who signed us that we were being let out of our contract. They simply said they didn't know what ...

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THE ALTER BOYS: MUSHROOMHEAD Side-Project To Release Debut In Early 2005

THE ALTER BOYS, the project featuring members of MUSHROOMHEAD, DOG FASHION DISCO, UNIFIED CULTURE and the ORIGINAL PRANKSTA, will return to Ohio's Mars Recording Studio in early August to complete their long-awaited debut release, tentatively due in early 2005 through Fractured Transmitter Records, the label formed by MUSHROOMHEAD vocalist Jason Mann. No further information is ...

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PRO-PAIN To Film Video For 'Left For Dead'

PRO-PAIN are in the finishing stages of planning their upcoming video shoot for album track "Left For Dead" from their latest album, "Fistful of Hate". The clip will be in filmed on various locations throughout Sarasota, Florida, where several of the band members have long made their residence. The video is expected to be completed ...

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MESHUGGAH: Mind-Bending Aural Assault Scheduled For July

Fractured Transmitter Records, the label formed by MUSHROOMHEAD vocalist Jason Mann, has confirmed a July 13 U.S. release date for the new EP from Swedish experimental extreme metallers MESHUGGAH. Titled "I", the one-song CD is being described as a 21-minute "mind-bending aural assault … [that] is sure to send shock waves throughout the metal community." ...

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MESHUGGAH Set Release Date For New EP

Swedish experimental extreme metallers MESHUGGAH have set July 13 as the tentative U.S. release date for their new EP, entitled "I". The EP will be issued through Fractured Transmitter Records, the label formed by MUSHROOMHEAD vocalist Jason Mann. A European release date has yet to be announced. The band's next full-length effort, "Catch 33", is ...

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MESHUGGAH Schedule U.K. Club Dates

Swedish experimental extreme metallers MESHUGGAH will play at least two U.K. club gigs in late June as part of their upcoming European tour. The band are expected to perform at the Mean Fiddler in London on Sunday, June 27 and at the Rock City in Nottingham on Monday, June 28. As previously reported, MESHUGGAH have ...

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MESHUGGAH Name New EP

Swedish experimental extreme metallers MESHUGGAH have set "I" as the title of their new EP, due "around June/July" through Fractured Transmitter Records (the label formed by MUSHROOMHEAD vocalist Jason Mann), according to posting on the band's web site. The group finished mixing the EP on May 4 and are due to master the effort on ...

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NDE: Tour Dates Announced

Cleveland metal/hardcore band NDE will head out on a nine-day mini tour starting Friday, May 14 in Springfield, PA. The band will be supporting their current Crash Music Inc. release, "End Of Trust". They will also be testing out new songs for their upcoming new album, which will be released later this year. NDE first ...

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MESHUGGAH: New EP To Arrive In June?

According to a source at Nuclear Blast Records, Swedish experimental extreme metallers MESHUGGAH have set a tentative June 22 release date through Fractured Transmitter Records (the label formed by MUSHROOMHEAD vocalist Jason Mann) for their new EP — a one-song effort clocking in at over 20 minutes. Johan Haake, brother of MESHUGGAH drummer Tomas Haake, ...

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INCANTATION Sign With OLYMPIC RECORDINGS

Pennsylvanian death/grind heavyweights INCANTATION have inked a North American deal with Olympic Recordings. The trio's eighth album, "Decimate Christendom", was recorded last month at Mars Studios in Cleveland, Ohio with producer Bill Korecky (MUSHROOMHEAD, PREMONITIONS OF WAR) and should surface in late summer. As previously reported, INCANTATION have been confirmed for Germany's Fuck The Commerce ...

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