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Judas Goats and Dieseleaters - ED GEIN

The point where grindcore and noisy hardcore meets is where you will find ED GEIN (the band anyway). On "Judas Goats and Dieseleaters" the trio plays a brand of planned wreckage made from piles of iron riffs, clanging bass, and tolerably scathing, pissed off vocals, all of which contains elements of TURMOIL, UNSANE, and (in ...

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ADLER'S APPETITE Perform On Argentine TV: Photos Available

ADLER'S APPETITE, the band led by former GUNS N' ROSES drummer Steven Adler, appeared on an Argentine soccer-related TV show called "Futbol Para Todos". They were interviewed and played five songs. During the last number, one of the hosts was dressed as GUNS N' ROSES frontman Axl Rose and he did Axl's trademark dance while ...

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DRAGONFORCE Part Ways With Bassist, Seek Replacement

London-based "extreme power metal" band DRAGONFORCE have posted the following message on their official web site: "Bass player Adrian Lambert has announced that he is to leave DRAGONFORCE with immediate effect. [Being] the father of a young son, the increasingly busy tour schedule of the band has precluded him from spending time with his child. ...

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Former KISS Manager Offered Plea Deal

Ex-KISS manager Jesse Hilsen, a former Upper East Side shrink who has been described as New York City's "worst deadbeat dad," has been offered a plea deal by the feds that could allow him to walk free and keep his psychiatry license, The New York Post reports. Hilsen could get time served after spending the ...

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IN FLAMES Drummer To Sit Out MOTÖRHEAD Tour

IN FLAMES drummer Daniel Svensson will sit out the band's upcoming U.K. tour with MOTÖRHEAD while awaiting the birth of his second child. "We asked an old friend of ours, Tobbe Kellgren, to handle the drums for the tour and he gladly accepted," the band write on their web site. In other news, IN FLAMES ...

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SEPULTURA's New Album 'Sounds Like A Movie Soundtrack'

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA are currently mixing their new album, "Dante XXI", fo an early 2006 release via SPV Records. "It's hard to describe what's to come, but one thing you can be sure: one more time, SEPULTURA fans will be surprise and amazed with the new elements brought to SEPULTURA's music," reads a posting on ...

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FIREBALL MINISTRY Bassist Sits Out OPETH, CKY Tours

Los Angeles-based quartet FIREBALL MINISTRY have recruited Jason and Josh Diamond from PUNY HUMAN to handle the bass duties on the OPETH and CKY tours after the group's regular bassist, Johnny Chow (a.k.a. John Mark Bechtel, ex-SYSTEMATIC, MY RUIN), was forced to take time out during October while awaiting the birth of his child. Chow ...

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VINCE NEIL To Host Charity Poker Event Next Month

According to CardPlayer.com, MÖTLEY CRÜE singer Vince Neil will be hosting the "Off the Strip" charity poker event at the Hard Rock Casino in Las Vegas, Friday, November 11. Players buying into the $540 No Limit Hold 'Em event will face a serious distraction from the all-star collection of dancers from the hottest Vegas clubs ...

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SUSPERIA Comment On Norwegian Chart Debut

Melodic metallers SUSPERIA have taken their heavy sounds to the masses in their native Norway with the release of their new EP, "Devil May Care". The band entered the single chart for the first time in their career last week when the EP made its debut at No. 21 on Norway's official "Hit List." The ...

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CLAWFINGER Finish Filming New Video

Swedish rap-metallers CLAWFINGER spent this past weekend in Oslo, Norway filming the video for their new single. Commented frontman Zak Tell: "So the weekend from hell is over! Actually it wasn't all that bad although Saturday evening and night were spent travelling to Oslo to record a video for our first single! "Left home at ...

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DEEP PURPLE: 'Live in Concert 72/73' DVD Due This Fall

Eagle Rock Entertainment, the leading independent source for high-quality music audio/visual programming, this fall will release "Deep Purple: Live in Concert 72/73". This historically significant collection of vintage live footage of the classic lineup of one of the greatest heavy metal bands in rock history is now available on DVD. The greater portion of "Live ...

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WITHIN TEMPTATION: New DVD Details Revealed

Roadrunner Records U.K. has released the details of WITHIN TEMPTATION's forthcoming DVD, tentatively due on November 21. The three-disc set will consist of the following: Disk 1: Live concerts and music videos 1) Live Concerts 5.1 Dolby Digital ( incl. optional subtitle lyrics) (+/- 132 minutes) * Java Island concert, The Netherlands 2005 * Rock ...

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MOTÖRHEAD Frontman Comments On 'LEMMY Is Bisexual' Internet Hoax

Swedish daily newspaper Dagens Nyheter conducted a brief interview last week with MOTÖRHEAD frontman Ian "Lemmy" Kilmister ahead of the group's two-show stint in the country as part of their ongoing 30th-anniversary tour. An excerpt from the chat follows (translated from Swedish): Q: Theres' always stories about you in magazines and on the Internet. Do ...

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WITHIN TEMPTATION: 'The Silent Force' Cracks Portuguese Top 20

WITHIN TEMPTATION's latest album, "The Silent Force", has cracked the Top 20 in Portugal, fueled by strong radio airplay for the "Memories" single. "The Silent Force", originally released in November 2004, crashed into the Netherlands official chart at No. 1, and was certified gold a mere three weeks later. Further Top 5 positions followed in ...

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