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CHAIN COLLECTOR To Enter Studio In October

CHAIN COLLECTOR, the Norwegian band featuring guitarist Gøran Bomann (CARPATHIAN FOREST), drummer Anders Kobro (CARPATHIAN, GREEN CARNATION, LAST CALL INC), guitarist Kjell Jacobsen (NEON GOD) and vocalist Kjetil Nordhus (TRAIL OF TEARS, GREEN CARNATION), will enter DUB studio in Kristiansand, Norway with producer Endre Kirkesola in early October to begin recording their debut album, tentatively ...

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JAMES HETFIELD Signed Nixon Watch Auction Launched

Nixon recently released a limited collection of one-of-a-kind watches made from celebrity leather jackets and guitar straps to be sold at retail with 100 percent of the proceeds benefiting MAP (Musicians' Assistance Program). METALLICA's James Hetfield donated a leather jacket and has now made one of the watches from his personal collection available for auction. ...

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GLENN HUGHES Films Video For 'Soul Mover'

Former DEEP PURPLE/BLACK SABBATH singer Glenn Hughes was scheduled to shoot a video for his new song "Soul Mover" on Saturday (Sept. 18). Appearing in the video with Glenn are RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS drummer Chad Smith and ex-JANE'S ADDICTION/RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS guitarist Dave Navarro. "My understanding is that it will be for Europe ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH: 'Nymphetamine' Video Posted Online

CRADLE OF FILTH's video for the title track to their upcoming album, "Nymphetamine", has been posted online at this location. The clip, which was directed by Dani Jacobs, features a guest appearance by Norwegian singer Liv Kristine (LEAVES' EYES, ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY). CRADLE OF FILTH bassist Dave Pybus recently shared with the Roadrunner ...

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SLASH Says Heroin Left Him Unable to Play Guitar

World Entertainment News Network is reporting that VELVET REVOLVER guitarist Slash finally decided to quit heroin when he realized his addiction meant he could not longer play his instrument properly. The rocker, now 39, became a slave to the drug during his days with GUNS 'N ROSES, and got to the point where he no ...

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CAMP FREDDY Play NASCAR Event: Photos Available

CAMP FREDDY, the Los Angeles-based "jam" band featuring JANE'S ADDICTION guitarist Dave Navarro, former THE CULT touring bassist Billy Morrison (on guitar), ex-JANE'S ADDICTION drummer Stephen Perkins, and vocalist Donovan Leitch (the son of 1960s U.K. folk-rock icon Donovan), played a NASCAR event e California Speedway in Fontana, CA last Saturday (Sept. 4). The band ...

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DEFTONES Singer: New Album To Contain 'Way More Riffs'

DEFTONES singer Chino Moreno has spoken to MTV.com about the group's decision to embark on a month-long club tour prior to entering the studio to record their fifth studio album. "We're just going to get used to playing as a live band again," Moreno said. "For me, the best part of being in a band ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH: 'Nymphetamine' E-Card Available

A brand-new CRADLE OF FILTH E-card, containing streaming audio versions of the songs "Nymphetamine" and "Gilded Cunt", can be accessed at this location. "Nymphetamine" and "Gilded Cunt" come off CRADLE OF FILTH's new album, "Nymphetamine" (roughly translated as the druggish beast-like addiction to beautiful, classical women), due on September 28 through Roadrunner Records. ...

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DEFTONES: More Tour Dates Announced

DEFTONES have announced the complete details of their upcoming club tour, which starts on September 26 at Grand in San Francisco. The dates are as follows: Sep. 26 - San Francisco, CA - Grand Sep. 28 - Los Angeles, CA - House of Blues Sep. 29 - Los Angeles, CA - House of Blues Sep. ...

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DEFTONES To Hone New Material On Upcoming Club Tour

DEFTONES frontman Chino Moreno recently told Launch Radio Networks that the band will have a full album's worth of new material ready by the time their upcoming club tour starts on September 28 at the House Of Blues in Los Angeles. "We're just gonna go out and play a bunch of new stuff," he said. ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH: U.S. Tour Dates Confirmed

According to Pollstar.com, CRADLE OF FILTH have lined up the following U.S. dates in October: Oct. 15 - Ottawa, ON @ Capital Music Hall Oct. 16 - Montreal, QC @ Le Medley Oct. 17 - Quebec City, QC @ Capitol Theatre / Cabaret Oct. 18 - Toronto, ON @ Kool Haus (formerly Warehouse) Oct. 20 ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH Bassist Talks About 'Nymphetamine' Video Treatment

CRADLE OF FILTH bassist Dave Pybus has shared with the Roadrunner Records web site a little of the thought behind the treatment that was prepared for the group's recently shot "Nymphetamine" video. The clip, which was directed by Dani Jacobs, features a guest appearance by Norwegian singer Liv Kristine (LEAVES' EYES, ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY). Says ...

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METALLICA: 'This Monster Lives' Book Release Date Bumped Up

According to Amazon.com, the upcoming book from filmmaker Joe Berlinger, titled "Metallica: This Monster Lives: The Inside Story of Some Kind of Monster" (cover), which tells his account of the making of the METALLICA documentary "Some Kind Of Monster", has been given an earlier release date of November 10 (previously announced as November ...

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DEFTONES: Fall Tour Dates Announced

DEFTONES have announced the first dates as part of their upcoming fall club tour. They are as follows: Sep. 28 - House of Blues - Los Angeles, CA Sep. 29 - House of Blues - Los Angeles, CA Sep. 30 - House Of Blues - Anaheim, CA Oct. 01 - Somas - San Diego, CA ...

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CAMP FREDDY: Live Dates Announced

CAMP FREDDY, the Los Angeles-based "jam" band consisting of JANE'S ADDICTION guitarist Dave Navarro, former THE CULT touring bassist Billy Morrison (on guitar), ex-GUNS N' ROSES/THE CULT drummer Matt Sorum, and vocalist Donovan Leitch (the son of 1960s U.K. folk-rock icon Donovan), have lined up the following shows during September/October: Sep. 04 – NASCAR Event ...

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DAVE NAVARRO Talks About Recording With GLENN HUGHES

Former JANE'S ADDICTION/RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS guitarist Dave Navarro has revealed more details about his recent recording session with ex-DEEP PURPLE/BLACK SABBATH singer Glenn Hughes and RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS drummer Chad Smith, According to Navarro, the song — entitled "Soul Mover" — was recorded at the Sound Image studios in Van Nuys, California and ...

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CHAIN COLLECTOR Sign With SOUND RIOT RECORDS

CHAIN COLLECTOR, the Norwegian band featuring guitarist Gøran Bomann (CARPATHIAN FOREST), drummer Anders Kobro (CARPATHIAN, GREEN CARNATION, LAST CALL INC), guitarist Kjell Jacobsen (NEON GOD) and vocalist Kjetil Nordhus (TRAIL OF TEARS, GREEN CARNATION), have inked a two-album deal with the Portugese label Sound Riot. The group, who had previously recorded a four-song demo entitled ...

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DEFTONES Singer Says New Album Will Be 'Way Aggressive'

Launch Radio Networks is reporting that DEFTONES recently spent a month writing songs in Malibu, California, and after a club tour in October to road test the material, they will start recording their fifth album with producer Bob Ezrin (KISS, JANE'S ADDICTION, PINK FLOYD). Frontman Chino Moreno recently said that he expects it to be ...

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HATEPLOW To Release Live Album In September

HATEPLOW, the Florida-based band featuring MALEVOLENT CREATION guitarists Phil Fasciana and Rob Barrett, MALEVOLENT CREATION/ex-SUFFOCATION drummer Dave Culross, KULT OV AZAZEL bassist Julian Hollowell (a.k.a. Xaphan), and vocalist Kyle Symons, will release a live album, entitled "Moshpit Murder", on September 27 through Arctic Music. Recorded in Detriot, Michigan during the band's "The Only Law is ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH Finish Filming 'Nymphetamine' Video

British extreme metallers CRADLE OF FILTH have finished filming a video for the title track of their new album, "Nymphetamine". Commented bassist Dave Pybus: "The video shoot for 'Nymphetamine' went great. Had a very early start at 7am, obviously with a hangover, and spent 14 hours holed up in a damp underground vault near the ...

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