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SEPULTURA's Sound Engineer Interviewed; Video Available

AKG Acoustics conducted an interview with SEPULTURA's FOH (front-of-house) and studio audio engineer Stanley Soares during the band's recent European tour. The two-part chat, which includes footage from the group's Vienna, Austria concert, can be viewed below. SEPULTURA has just completed a massive tour of Brazil with fellow Brazilian metallers ANGRA. The trek, which kicked ...

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SEPULTURA: New Video Interview With ANDREAS KISSER Available

The RockXpress webzine conducted an interview with guitarist Andreas Kisser of Brazilian/American thrashers SEPULTURA on February 24, 2009 at Z7 on Pratteln, Switzerland. Watch the chat in three parts below. SEPULTURA is in the middle of a massive tour of Brazil with fellow Brazilian metallers ANGRA. The trek, which kicked off on May 5 in ...

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DIVINE HERESY: New Song Available For Streaming

DIVINE HERESY, the California-based band featuring FEAR FACTORY guitarist Dino Cazares, is streaming a new song, "Face Breaker", on the group's MySpace page. The track comes off DIVINE HERESY's sophomore album, "Bringer of Plagues", which is scheduled for release in North America on July 28 via Century Media Records. The creative force behind ...

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GEORGE LYNCH's SOULS OF WE: Corona Footage Available

The collective foursome known as SOULS OF WE — featuring legendary guitarist George Lynch (DOKKEN, LYNCH MOB) and charismatic frontman London Legrand (BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION) — performed at the Angel's Sports Bar in Corona, California this past Saturday, May 30. Fan-filmed video footage of the concert can be viewed below. SOULS OF WE's lineup for ...

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REECE: New Audio Samples Available

REECE, the solo project of former ACCEPT/BANGALORE CHOIR and current GYPSY ROSE frontman David Reece, has posted audio samples of three new songs — "Chasing Shadows", "Before I Die" and "Yellow" — at www.reecerocks.com. Due later in the year via AOR Heaven, the group's debut CD was produced by Andy Susemihl (U.D.O.) and ...

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CROWBAR Joined BY KINGDOM OF SORROW's MATTHEW BRUNSON

New Orleans sludge metallers CROWBAR have reportedly parted ways with guitarist Steve Gibb and have replaced him with Matthew Brunson, bassist of KINGDOM OF SORROW (the band featuring CROWBAR guitarist/vocalist Kirk Windstein). Brunson made his live debut with CROWBAR this past Friday, May 29 at Grant Street in Lafayette, Louisiana. In other news, CROWBAR's forthcoming ...

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ROUGH CUTT: Rare Footage From 'Fame' Appearance Available

Former ROUGH CUTT/QUIET RIOT singer Paul Shortino has posted early '80s, never-before-released footage of ROUGH CUTT's appearance on the TV series "Fame" (from the episode called "I Wanna Be A Star"). Watch it below. Paul Shortino will release "Chasing My Day", his collaboration with renowned producer Michael Voss (CASANOVA, SILVER), on June 26 via Metal ...

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DINO CAZARES On New DIVINE HERESY Album: 'I'm Once Again Setting The Highest Standards'

The creative force behind the genre-defying, legendary metal titans FEAR FACTORY, guitarist Dino Cazares, has returned with a mind-blowing, scathing new offering that shatters the boundaries of conventionality with unrelenting intensity, precision and speed. This new offering from Cazares' extreme metal juggernaut DIVINE HERESY also features one of the genre's most acclaimed drummers, Tim Yeung ...

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THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN Signs With SEASON OF MIST

THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN has inked a deal with Season Of Mist Records. The band's fourth studio album will be released in early 2010 in collaboration with the band's brand new label, Phonogetic Records. Commented guitarist Ben Weinman: "It is becoming clear that as the music industry standard continues to morph and change on a ...

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GUNS N' ROSES, WHITE LION, L.A. GUNS Members Launch EMPTY V

A new live TV station will launch in Los Angeles at the Dragonfly on June 3 for Totally Wayback Wednesdays with EMPTY V, the new trip down memory lane featuring Dizzy Reed (GUNS N' ROSES), Troy Patrick Farrell (WHITE LION, PRETTY BOY FLOYD), Scotty Griffin (L.A. GUNS), and Eric Dover (SEXTUS, JELLYFISH). The band will ...

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SIGN OF THE JACKAL Signs With HEAVY ARTILLERY

Fans of ENFORCER, CAULDRON, IGNITOR, RAM, GATES OF SLUMBER, WOLF and traditional heavy metal, take note; when SIGN OF THE JACKAL come to fight for rock no prisoners will be taken! Born in the frigid winter of 2007 in Rovereto, Italy, four friends were brought together by a mutual passion for classic heavy metal and ...

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SEPULTURA: More European Tour Dates Announced

Brazilian/American thrashers SEPULTURA have scheduled the following European tour dates: Jun. 26 - SK-Pardubice - Metal Roots Festival Jun. 27 - CZ-Bilina - Boren Open Air Jun. 28 - D-Duisburg - Devilside Open Air Jun. 30 - PL-Gdynia - Club Ucho Jul. 01 - PL-Krakow - Lochness Jul. 02 - SI-Kosice - Jumbo Centrum Jul. ...

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ILL BILL's 'War' Featuring MAX CAVALERA; Video Available

Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, ex-SEPULTURA) can be heard screaming out the chorus of the song "War Is My Destiny" in the latest video (see below) from rapper ILL BILL, who is reportedly the former bassist/vocalist of underground death metal band INJUSTICE and the brother of self-proclaimed "death-rapper" Necro. The track, which also contains a ...

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SEPULTURA: More São Paulo Footage Available

Showlivre.com's "Radar" program has posted video footage of SEPULTURA's May 9, 2009 concert at Via Funchal in São Paulo, Brazil. Watch the clips below. SEPULTURA is currently in the middle of a massive tour of Brazil with fellow Brazilian metallers ANGRA. The trek, which kicked off on May 5 in Porto Alegre, included the São ...

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TARJA TURUNEN: German Dates Announced

Former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen has announced the following solo dates in Germany: Sep. 22 - Hannover, Germany - Capitol Sep. 23 - Berlin, Germany - Fritz Club Sep. 30 - Ludwigsburg, Germany - Rockfabrik Oct. 02 - Munich, Germany - Muffathalle Oct. 03 - Ingolstadt, Germany - Ohrakel Tarja Turunen performed at Medley in ...

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JIMMY PAGE, BILLY SHEEHAN, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN Featured On 'Guitar Masters, Vol. 2'

According to GuitarWorld.com, Brian Tarquin and BHP Productions have recently added the second volume to the critically acclaimed "Guitar Masters" series with "Guitar Masters Vol. 2" (via Red Eye). Produced by accomplished guitarist, composer and producer Brian Tarquin, "Guitar Masters Volume II" is a rich collection of rarities and classic guitar songs performed ...

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GEORGE LYNCH's SOULS OF WE To Guest On KNAC.COM

The collective foursome known as SOULS OF WE — featuring legendary guitarist George Lynch (DOKKEN, LYNCH MOB) and charismatic frontman London Legrand (BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION) — will guest on Junkman's KNAC.COM show this coming Monday, May 11 at 4:00 p.m. PST. You can listen to the interview live via the Internet at www.knac.com. ...

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GOTTHARD: New Album Title Announced

Swiss hard rock veterans GOTTHARD have set "Need To Believe" as the title of their new album, due on September 4 via Nuclear Blast Records. A digital single will precede the full-length CD on August 14. Commented singer Steve Lee: "We want to encourage. Especially in these times that are full of crisis, it is ...

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SEPULTURA On Brazilian TV Show 'Edgard No Ar'; Video Available

Brazilian/American thrashers SEPULTURA were the featured guests on the April 28, 2009 episode of the Brazilian TV show "Edgard no Ar". Watch footage of their appearance below. "A-Lex"SEPULTURA's first LP to be recorded without either of the founding Cavalera brothers (Max and Igor; on guitar/vocals and drums, respectively) — is available in three ...

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