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SNOT To Perform At WAYNE STATIC Memorial Concert

Reunited Santa Barbara metal/punk rock hybrid SNOT will play a six-song set at the Wayne Static memorial concert on Tuesday, January 20 at the Whisky A Go Go in West Hollywood, California. Also scheduled to appear are the remaining members of Wayne's solo band, who will perform STATIC-X's debut album, "Wisconsin Death Trip", in its ...

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Leave Me Alone - NICK OLIVERI'S UNCONTROLLABLE

There's a reason Nick Oliveri's wearing a BLACK FLAG baseball tee in a photo for the packaging of "Leave Me Alone", credited to his near-one-man-brigade, UNCONTROLLABLE. The QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE/KYUSS/MONDO GENERATOR bassist strives here to serve up his own "My War", the deadliest punk record in history. Fielding bass, rhythm guitar, drums and ...

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DROWNING POOL Visits Nellis Air Force Base

Texas rockers DROWNING POOL have been touring in support of the reissued deluxe edition of their debut album, "Sinner", which was made available last month in a 2-disc format via The Bicycle Music Company/Concord. On their way through the great state of Nevada, the band stopped at Nellis Air Force Base in the Mojave Wasteland. ...

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MAX CAVALERA On Passing Of WAYNE STATIC: 'It's Sad'

On November 6, Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, ex-SEPULTURA) was interviewed on "The Chainsaw Symphony" radio program. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. Commenting on the recent passing of STATIC-X frontman Wayne Static, Max said: "It's sad, man. I never met Wayne. I heard stories through Tony [Campos, former ...

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SOIL Frontman RYAN MCCOMBS Recovering From Stroke

SOIL/ex-DROWNING POOL frontman Ryan McCombs is recovering in a hospital after suffering a stroke this past weekend. McCombs wrote on his Facebook page: "I have been hospitalized after having a stroke in my sleep Sunday night. "Thanks to Izzi [Ryan's girlfriend] making me go to the hospital Monday morning we caught it before my stupid ...

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Ex-STATIC-X Guitarist KOICHI FUKUDA Is 'Sad And Angry' He Will Never Be Able To Reconcile With WAYNE STATIC

Former STATIC-X guitarist Koichi Fukuda (pictured) has released the following statement regarding the passing of ex-STATIC-X frontman Wayne Static: "I am still trying to process the sad fact that I’ve lost my dear old friend, Wayne Richard Wells. He was an extraordinary, one-of-a-kind, very special person and also a very gifted artist with a clear ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE's MICHAEL WILTON Says TODD LA TORRE Is 'A Real Musician' Who Has 'Brought Everybody Closer Together'

QUEENSRŸCHE and SOULBENDER guitarist Michael Wilton was interviewed on the September 22 edition of 99.1 CJAM-FM's "The Signals Of Intuition" radio show. You can now listen to the chat below. Asked what new QUEENSRŸCHE singer Todd La Torre has brought to the band in the two years since QUEENSRŸCHE's split with original frontman Geoff Tate, ...

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Ex-W.A.S.P. Guitarist CHRIS HOLMES: Most Lead Singers Are 'Jerks'

Kevin Oakes of Global Onslaught recently conducted an interview with former W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the infamous scene in the "The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years" movie in which he ...

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ROB ZOMBIE Puts Connecticut House On The Market

According to The Pulse Of Radio, Rob Zombie and wife Sheri Moon Zombie are selling their house in Woodbury, Connecticut, putting the nearly 4,700-square-foot, four-bedroom, four-bathroom mansion on the market for just under $2.3 million. The nine-room colonial residence, parts of which have been standing since the mid-1700s, features plank wood floors, exposed ...

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Ex-W.A.S.P. Guitarist CHRIS HOLMES Discusses Infamous 'Decline' Pool Scene, Becoming Sober And BLACKIE LAWLESS (Video)

On March 27, Metallväktarna conducted an interview with former W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes during his visit to Finland. You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the infamous scene in the "The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years" movie in which he can be ...

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