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AVENGED SEVENFOLD Offers Fans 'All Excess'

Launch Radio Networks reports: AVENGED SEVENFOLD releases its first-ever DVD, "All Excess", on Tuesday (July 17). The disc features a number of live clips, music videos, three "making of the video" features and a documentary on the group's roots and history right up to the present. Frontman M. Shadows said in a statement, "This DVD ...

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AVENGED SEVENFOLD To Screen DVD In Theatres

According to Launch Radio Networks, AVENGED SEVENFOLD will premiere its new DVD, "All Excess", on July 16 in selected movie theatres around the country, one day before the disc's July 17 arrival in stores. The DVD will be shown on the big screen at the following locations: Detroit, MI - Emagine Novia Huntington Beach, CA ...

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POWERMAN 5000: Live EP On The Way

POWERMAN 5000 has issued the following update: "Mixing has begun on some stellar live recordings that we had in the vault!! As soon as we are finished they will be released as an EP and also be available for download. This will be the first official live record from PM5K. Great stuff! Not sure what ...

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APOCALYPTICA: New Album Title, Release Date Revealed

Finnish cello-rockers APOCALYPTICA have set "Worlds Collide" as the title of their new album, due in Germany, Austria and Switzerland on September 14 via G.U.N. Records. The first single, "I'm Not Jesus", featuring a guest appearance by Corey Taylor (SLIPKNOT, STONE SOUR), will precede the album on August 31. Other confirmed guest musicians on the ...

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MEGADETH: Complete U.S. Itinerary Revealed

More dates have been released for MEGADETH's upcoming U.S. headlining tour, with support from IN THIS MOMENT and THE CONFESSION. The schedule is as follows: Sep. 04 - Anchorage, AK @ The Egan Conv Center Sep. 05 - Fairbanks, AK @ The Carlson Center Sep. 07 - Seattle, WA @ Moore Theatre Sep. 08 - ...

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MEGADETH: More North American Tour Dates Released

More dates have been released for MEGADETH's upcoming North American headlining tour, with support from IN THIS MOMENT and THE CONFESSION. Please note that the following shows have ***NOT** yet been officially confirmed: Sep. 04 - Anchorage, AK @ William a Egan Civic and Convention Center Sep. 07 - Seattle, WA @ Moore Theatre Sep. ...

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MEGADETH: U.S. Tour Support Acts Revealed?

According to Ticketmaster, IN THIS MOMENT and THE CONFESSION will support MEGADETH on their upcoming North American headlining tour, which is scheduled to kick off in early September. The following dates have been released so far, but have not yet been officially confirmed: Sep. 04 - Anchorage, AK @ William a Egan Civic and Convention ...

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DRAGONFORCE Guitarist To Take Part In 'Shred School'

On August 4, DRAGONFORCE's very own Herman Li will be on hand for the first-ever Shred School, taking place at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles. If you've ever wanted to be in a band, start a band, or just rub shoulders and hear road stories from some of the world's biggest guitar players, ...

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AVENGED SEVENFOLD: Dates In Indonesia, Singapore Announced

AVENGED SEVENFOLD has announced the following dates: Aug. 07 - Tennis Indoor Arena - Jakarta Aug. 09 - Fort Canning - Singapore Aug. 11 - Maeshima - Osaka City, Osaka Aug. 12 - Marine Stadium - Tokyo, Tokyo AVENGED SEVENFOLD will release its long-awaited new DVD, "All Excess", on July 17 via Warner Bros. The ...

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AVENGED SEVENFOLD Frontman Comments On Upcoming DVD

AVENGED SEVENFOLD will release its long-awaited new DVD, "All Excess", on July 17 via Warner Bros. The project is expected to feature live clips of the tracks "Walk" (PANTERA cover), "Beast and the Harlot", "Trashed and Scattered", "Seize the Day" and "Bat Country", plus videos for the latter tune, "Beast and the Harlot", "Seize the ...

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OZZFEST 2007: More Than 428,000 Tickets Given Away So Far

When Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne and the world's largest live music company, Live Nation, announced in February their plans to stage the 2007 Ozzfest as a free show, some industry people said it would never work. Today Ozzfest yet again has made history, as the fans clearly have spoken. Over the past four days, tickets ...

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AVENGED SEVENFOLD: 'All Excess' DVD To Include PANTERA Cover

Billboard.com has revealed more information about AVENGED SEVENFOLD's "All Excess" DVD, due July 17 via Warner Bros. The project is expected to feature live clips of the tracks "Walk" (PANTERA cover), "Beast and the Harlot", "Trashed and Scattered", "Seize the Day" and "Bat Country", plus videos for the latter tune, "Beast and the Harlot", "Seize ...

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THROWDOWN Debuts New Song On MySpace

THROWDOWN debuted a new song from its forthcoming album, "Venom & Tears", on its MySpace page this week. The track "Holy Roller" lashes out with thrash metal prongs over the band's established hardcore grit, according to a press release. "This album was a lot more collective in the writing," says bassist Matt Mentley. ...

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APOCALYPTICA: New Album To Feature Backing Vocals By Ex-THERION/YNGWIE Singer

Swedish singer Mats Levén (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, THERION, KRUX, TREAT, AT VANCE) has just finished laying down backing vocals for the new APOCALYPTICA album with producer Jacob Hellner (RAMMSTEIN). Corey Taylor (SLIPKNOT, STONE SOUR), Dave Lombardo (SLAYER), Tomoyasu Hotei (superstar Japanese composer, whose credits include the "Kill Bill" soundtrack), Joseph Duplantier (GOJIRA) and Cristina Scabbia (LACUNA ...

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HORROR HIGH Signs Distribution Deal With CAROLINE

Horror High, LLC has announced that it has entered into an exclusive North American distribution deal with Caroline. The multi-year deal will include both digital and physical distribution within the U.S. and Canada. "We are very excited about our new relationship with Caroline," Horror High, LLC CEO Jon Nelson states. "We have worked with both ...

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POWERMAN 5000 To Release New Album This Year

POWERMAN 5000 has posted the following message on its MySpace page: "Considering the band's track record of putting out CDs once every three years it seems hard to believe that, yes, we will put out a new disc in 2007!! It's all just beginning to develop and the wheres, whos and whats are to be ...

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WEDNESDAY 13 Continuing Work On 'Weirdo-A-Go-Go' Show

Former MURDERDOLLS frontman WEDNESDAY 13 has issued the following update: "Wednesday and the band returned home from their seven-week tour overseas on May 3rd. "We had already started setting up the U.S tour with THE 69 EYES before that tour ended — which meant more upcoming rehearsals, creating new merch and getting everything together for ...

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ZAKK WYLDE To Perform At DIMEBAG Hollywood's RockWalk Induction

May 17, 2007 marks the day of "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott's induction into Hollywood's RockWalk, the only sidewalk gallery dedicated to honoring those artists who have made a significant impact and lasting contribution to the growth and evolution of rock 'n' roll. A bronze bust of Abbott will be unveiled during the ceremony and later installed ...

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THE FAMILY VALUES TOUR 2007 Dates Announced

The much-anticipated return of The Family Values Tour, co-headlined by KORN and EVANESCENCE, will commence on July 20 in St. Louis and close out the summer on September 2 in sunny California. With a line-up including ATREYU, FLYLEAF, HELLYEAH, and TRIVIUM, the tour is poised to be the biggest and best Family Values Tour in ...

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