max-cavalera in - CD Reviews, DVD Reviews, News

MANIFEST: Video Footage From 'Hedonism' Recording Sessions Posted Online

Norwegian thrashers MANIFEST have posted a six-minute video clip containing footage from the recording sessions for the group's recently released album, "Hedonism". Watch the clip below. "Hedonism" came out in Norway on December 3 via Morningstar Records. A wider European release is planned for early 2008. The follow-up to 2005's "Half Past Violence", "Hedonism" was ...

Read more

Posted in: News

EDENBRIDGE Announces New Drummer

Austrian symphonic metal band EDENBRIDGE has announced the addition of drummer Max Pointner (IN SLUMBER, LEGACY OF HATE) to the group's ranks. Max joins EDENBRIDGE as the replacement for Sebastian Lanser, who was no longer able to commit himself to the band "due to his other professional perspectives," according to a statement released by the ...

Read more

Posted in: News

EILERA: 'Fusion' Video Posted Online

French singer EILERA has posted her debut video for the track "Fusion" on YouTube. Watch the clip below. Eilera released her full-length debut, "Fusion", on September 12 through Finnish label Spinefarm Records. The CD was helmed by renowned producer Hiili Hiilesmaa (HIM, APOCALYPTICA, SENTENCED, etc.) and features mostly Finnish musicians, such as Antti Lehtinen on ...

Read more

Posted in: News

CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: Debut Album Release Date Announced

CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside vocalist Joe Duplantier (bass) of the French progressive death metallers GOJIRA and SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo, will release its debut album on March 25, 2008 via Roadrunner Records. Rex Brown (PANTERA, DOWN) makes a cameo bass appearance on ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SOULFLY Guitarist: 'Thank God For Coffee And SLAYER'

Aquarian Weekly recently conducted an interview with SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow: Aquarian Weekly: So, you have a new [solo] CD out now called "The Ultimate Devotion". Why did you choose that title? Marc Rizzo: Well, I think between the first record and now, "The Ultimate Devotion", I ...

Read more

Posted in: News

GATES OF WINTER: Debut Album Available For Free Download

Northern Ontario's GATES OF WINTER has issued the following update: "We recently finished our debut album [entitled 'Lux Aeterna'] and it is currently getting pressed right now. Many fans of ours have waited, and waited, for this album, so instead of prolonging the wait, we simply torrented our tunes for them to hear. We're offering ...

Read more

Posted in: News

MORBID ANGEL Frontman Comments On SOULFLY Guest Appearance

MORBID ANGEL frontman David Vincent has commented on his guest appearance on SOULFLY's upcoming sixth album, due next summer via Roadrunner Records. Said Vincent: "I was really stoked to work with Max [Cavalera, SOULFLY mainman] on his new album. SOULFLY is a great band and Max has been a friend for many years." He added, ...

Read more

Posted in: News

JADED HEART: 'Hero' Video Posted Online

German melodic hard rock masters JADED HEART have released the video for their song "Hero", taken from the group's latest CD, "Sinister Mind". Watch the clip below. "Sinister Mind" was released on October 19 via Frontiers Records. According to a press release, "the sound on the album is definitely heavier and more in your face, ...

Read more

Posted in: News

CADAVERIA: 'Anagram' Video Posted Online

CADAVERIA, the Italian band featuring former OPERA IX vocalist Cadaveria and ex-OPERA IX drummer/NECRODEATH vocalist Marçelo Santos (a.k.a. Flegias), has released the video for its song "Anagram". The track comes off the group's latest album, "In Your Blood", which was released in May via Season of Mist. Commented the group: "Switch your mind to the ...

Read more

Posted in: News

MANIFEST: 'Hedonism' Release Party To Be Held Next Week

Norwegian thrashers MANIFEST have scheduled a hometown CD-release party for their new album, "Hedonism", on December 1 at UFFA in Trondheim. "Hedonism", will hit the streets in Norway on November 26 via Morningstar Records. A wider European release is planned for early 2008. The follow-up to 2005's "Half Past Violence", "Hedonism" was recorded at Spiren ...

Read more

Posted in: News

ACHERON Rejoined By Guitarist STACEY CONNOLLY

Ohio-based black/death metal band ACHERON has welcomed back guitarist Stacey Connolly into its unholy fold for some live performances. Connolly has agreed to fill the second guitarist slot for several shows and appear on the upcoming ACHERON live DVD. According to the bandmembers, Stacey "is working out very well and it is great working with ...

Read more

Posted in: News

PAUL STANLEY: Canadian Guitar Launch Detailed

Erikson Consumer, the consumer electronics division of Jam Industries located in Baie D'Urfé, Quebec, and the Hudson Bay Corporation have announced the launch of the much anticipated Paul Stanley Electric Guitar and accessories. Paul Stanley is a legendary American hard rock guitarist and vocalist for the classic rock band KISS. Paul's persona in KISS is ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SOULFLY: New Album Update

SOULFLY members Max Cavalera (guitar/vocals), Joe Nunez (drums), Marc Rizzo (guitar), and Bobby Burns (bass) entered Porch Studio in Florida on September 12 to begin recording the band's sixth studio album for an early summer 2008 release via Roadrunner Records. After recording up until the end of September, the band was able to complete nearly ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SOULFLY Guitarist Drops Off 'Metal Crusade' Tour

SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo has dropped off the "Metal Crusade" tour with PRIMER 55 and LOVE SAID NO. No further details are currently available. SOULFLY members Max Cavalera (guitar/vocals), Joe Nunez (drums), Marc Rizzo (guitar), and Bobby Burns (bass) entered the studio last month to begin recording the band's sixth studio album. The CD will ...

Read more

Posted in: News

NAPALM DEATH In Latin America; Video Available

NAPALM DEATH bassist Shane Embury has issued the following update: "Halfway through our Latin American tour and things have been going great! "We have been meeting some amazing people on this tour. All the people who have made the shows as good and smooth as can be. Max, our promoter down here in Latin America, ...

Read more

Posted in: News

ASHES OF YOUR ENEMY: 'Surrender' Video Available

New Jersey metal act ASHES OF YOUR ENEMY has released the video for its song "Surrender", directed by Frankie Nasso (MUDVAYNE, HATEBREED, ALL THAT REMAINS, BURY YOUR DEAD). Watch it below. The track comes off the group's new album, "The Undying", due on October 23 via Crash Music Inc. According to a press release, "The ...

Read more

Posted in: News