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SOULFLY Interviewed: Part 1 Available

MTV's Headbanger's Blog has posted the first of three interview segments with SOULFLY members Max Cavalera (guitar, vocals) and Bobby Burns (bass). In the first two clips, which can be viewed below, Max and Bobby discuss the differences between the new disc, "Conquer", and their last album "Dark Ages", and how they wound ...

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KINGDOM OF SORROW Announces More Tour Dates

KINGDOM OF SORROW the band featuring Jamey Jasta (HATEBREED) and Kirk Windstein (DOWN, CROWBAR) has announced more U.S. tour dates in support of its self-titled debut album. The group will perform a number of shows throughout August as it joins the Rockstar Mayhem Tour in the Northeast, in addition to "off" dates with SCUM OF ...

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INCITE Signs With I SCREAM RECORDS

INCITE, the Phoenix, Arizona-based band fronted by SOULFLY/CAVALERA CONSPIRACY frontman Max Cavalera's stepson Richie Cavalera, has inked a deal with I Scream Records. INCITE's entire "Divided We Fail" three-song EP is available for streaming on the group's MySpace page. According to drummer Zak Sofaly, "the songs were all composed in a matter of ...

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DESPISED ICON To Tour Europe With CEPHALIC CARNAGE

Canadian deathcore destruction squad DESPISED ICON will embark on a European tour in August with CEPHALIC CARNAGE. Confirmed dates are as follows: Aug. 14 - Germany, Dinkelsbhl @ Summer Breeze Aug. 15 - Czech Republic, Jaromer @ Brutal Assault Aug. 16 - Germany, Essen @ Turock Aug. 17 - UK, Hull @ The Welly Club, ...

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MAX CAVALERA's Son Performs With CAVALERA CONSPIRACY In Norway; Video Available

Professionally filmed video footage of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo performing the SEPULTURA classic "Troops of Doom" on June 26 at this year's Hovefestivalen on the island of Tromy, just outside the city of Arendal in Norway, with Max's ...

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SEPULTURA To Play Cuba Next Month

According to DominicanToday.com, Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA will play two shows in Cuba next month. The concerts, which are being organized by the Cuban Agency of Rock and the Young Communist League, will take place on July 18 at the Antimperialist Tribune and on July 20 in Santa Clara. SEPULTURA entered the studio last ...

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OZZFEST 2008 'Gydget' Available

The official Ozzfest 2008 "gydget" can be found below. Gydget is a widget maker providing marketing solutions focused to the entertainment industry. The service is aimed at bands, sports teams, and celebrities looking to get the word out to fans across the social networks they visit. The service is the spawn of former city events ...

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SOULFLY: 'Unleash' Video Available

"Unleash", the new video from SOULFLY, can be viewed below. (Click on "Video" tab and then scroll down to the bottom.) The clip was directed by Robert Sexton, who has previously worked with MONDO GENERATOR, AMEN and ICED EARTH, among many others. The song is the first single from SOULFLY's new album, "Conquer", which is ...

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SEPULTURA Completes Recording New Album

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA entered the studio last month to begin recording their new album, which is based on the Anthony Burgess novel "A Clockwork Orange" (later turned into the classic film by Stanley Kubrick). Bassist Paulo Xisto Pinto Jr. has issued the following update: "Tonight [June 27] is basically our last day of recording of ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: New Video Interview With IGOR CAVALERA Available

Holland's FaceCulture recently conducted an interview with CAVALERA CONSPIRACY/ex-SEPULTURA drummer Igor Cavalera. Watch the chat in four parts below. CAVALERA CONSPIRACY recently tapped Johny Chow (a.k.a. John Mark Bechtel; FIREBALL MINISTRY, SOULS OF WE, ex-SYSTEMATIC, MY RUIN) to play bass on the group's current European tour. Joe Duplantier of the French progressive death metallers GOJIRA, ...

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JUDAS PRIEST Confirms New Zealand Live Show

According to UnderTheRadar.co.nz, British metal legends JUDAS PRIEST are confirmed to play New Zealand after a strong rumor was leaked a few weeks ago. The band will play Auckland's Vector Arena on September 7, with CAVALERA CONSPIRACY joining them as support. Priest Feast 2008 Australian tour featuring JUDAS PRIEST and CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: Sep. ...

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TORTURE DIVISION: Rehearsal Footage Posted Online

Video footage of TORTURE DIVISION the new Swedish death metal band featuring guitarist Lord K. Philipson (THE PROJECT HATE, GOD AMONG INSECTS, ex-LEUKEMIA), bassist/vocalist Jrgen Sandstrm (VICIOUS ART, THE PROJECT HATE, ex-ENTOMBED, GRAVE) and drummer Tobias "Tobben" Gustafsson (VOMITORY) playing the song "Invoking The Knifer" during rehearsal for the group's upcoming debut gig at the ...

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MAX CAVALERA Interviewed Backstage At METAL HAMMER GOLDEN GODS; Video Available

Former SEPULTURA and current SOULFLY/CAVALERA CONSPIRACY frontman Max Cavalera was interviewed backstage at this year's Metal Hammer Golden Gods ceremony, which was held this past Monday night (June 16) at London, England's state-of-the-art Indigo2 complex. Watch the chat at this location. Max and his brother Igor Cavalera (CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, ex-SEPULTURA) were honored with ...

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LEAVES' EYES Singer Signs Solo Deal With NAPALM RECORDS

LEAVES' EYES/ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull has issued the following update: "I am very happy and proud to announce that I just signed a contract for my next few solo albums with Napalm Records. My decision to take this step is easily explainable; I am very satisfied with the cooperation between Napalm ...

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BURN IN SILENCE Abandons Plans For 'Farewell' Show

The now-defunct Boston, Massachusetts-based metalcore band BURN IN SILENCE has issued the following update: "Many apologies, but we have to cancel the farewell show. It saddens us just as much as you. Unfortunately there were too many complications in putting together the show. We have decided that we were not meant to have a last ...

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METAL HAMMER GOLDEN GODS AWARDS: Complete List Of Winners

The true spirit of rock 'n' roll was unleashed yesterday Monday, June 16 at London's state-of-the-art Indigo2 complex, when the sixth Metal Hammer Golden Gods opened its doors to some of the biggest and most notorious rock stars in the world. The annual awards bash, which is owned by Future's Metal Hammer magazine, celebrated the ...

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THROWDOWN Frontman Performs SEPULTURA Classic With CAVALERA CONSPIRACY; Video Available

Fan-filmed video footage of Dave Peters of Orange County, California's hardcore/metal act THROWDOWN performing the SEPULTURA classic "Propaganda" with CAVALERA CONSPIRACY at this year's Download festival which was held June 13-15 at Donington Park, Leicestershire, UK can be viewed below. Also featured is the song "Refuse/Resist". CAVALERA CONSPIRACY the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members ...

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