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MINISTRY: New Rehearsal Footage Posted Online

Video footage of MINISTRY rehearsing for its DeFibRiLlaTouR 2012 world tour can be seen below. MINISTRY's new album, "Relapse", sold 3,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 193 on The Billboard 200 chart. Issued on March 26, the CD was recorded last fall at mianman ...

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GWAR Commands You To Go Fur-Free!

The master of the Earth — that is, GWAR lead singer Oderus Urungus — has a few choice words for humans who "take animals, rip their skins off, and make marmoset banana hammocks with them." In a brand-new video for peta2, PETA's youth division, Urungus pronounces "a bitter doom on those who fuck with our ...

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THE CASUALTIES Sign With SEASON OF MIST

Season Of Mist has announced the signing of the infamous New York City street punk band THE CASUALTIES. The group's new album was recorded at Planet Z Studios in Massachusetts with producer Chris "Zeuss" Harris (MUNICIPAL WASTE, MADBALL, HATEBREED) and will be released later in the year. THE CASUALTIES (Jorge Herrera - lead vocals, Rick ...

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SAINT DIABLO Signs With ECLIPSE RECORDS

Eclipse Records has announced the signing of SAINT DIABLO. The band, which blends together elements of metal, hardcore, and Latino influence so well that the end result far exceeds the sum of its individual parts, has just completed work on its self-titled debut album for a summer release. SAINT DIABLO is currently working on a ...

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TESTAMENT Guitarist Answers Fan-Submitted Questions (Video)

Earlier this month, guitarist Eric Peterson of San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT answered a number of questions that were submitted via the Nuclear Blast Europe Facebook page. The 15-minute question-and-answer session, which was conducted by Nuclear Blast's Patrick Walch on May 11, can be seen below. Nuclear Blast Records has set a July 31 ...

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WEST OF HELL: 'Water Of Sorcery' Video Trailer

A trailer for "Water Of Sorcery", the new video from WEST OF HELL, the Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada-based band featuring ZIMMERS HOLE frontman Chris "The Heathen" Valagao, can be seen below. The track comes off the group's full-length debut, "Spiral Empire", which was released on May 8 via Reversed Records. The CD was recorded at ...

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Video Of CONTRIVE Frontman's Performance With CAVALERA CONSPIRACY Posted Online

Melbourne, Australia-based power trio CONTRIVE recently completed a run of shows supporting CAVALERA CONSPIRACY. During the tour, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's Max Cavalera invited longtime friend and CONTRIVE mainman Paul Haug to jam out the SEPULTURA classic "Territory". Video footage of the performance can be seen below. CONTRIVE's second album, "The Internal Dialogue", is available in Australia ...

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WARBEAST Announces New Bassist

WARBEAST, the Texas-based band featuring RIGOR MORTIS vocalist Bruce Corbitt, guitarist Scott Shelby, GAMMACIDE/DEVILFIST bassist Alan Bovee, DEMONSEED drummer Joe Gonzalez and guitarist Bobby Tillotson (a.k.a. "J.R." ), has announced the addition of bassist Dré Karst (ENEMIES OF INERTIA, INFERNAL AGGRESSION, DIRTNAP) to the group's ranks. Commented WARBEAST: "Dré is originally from New Orleans and ...

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HELLYEAH Members Are 'Fat, Dumbass, Tattooed, Ignorant, Inbred F**ks,' Says GWAR Frontman

GWAR frontman Oderus Urungus slammed HELLYEAH during his group's April 25 performace in Buffalo, New York, calling them "fat, dumbass, tattooed ignorant, inbred fucks" and making fun of HELLYEAH's band name. Before Oderus and his bandmates launched into "The Uberklaw" from their 2009 album, "Lust in Space", the frontman addressed the crowd with the following ...

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GWAR: New Video Interview With DAVE BROCKIE

The Iron Forge recently conducted an interview with GWAR frontman Dave Brockie (a.k.a. Oderus Urungus). You can now watch the chat below. GWAR has been confirmed to headline the New York Zombie Prom on June 9 at Irving Plaza in New York City. GWAR will close the event, which also features a pageant of the ...

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Late GWAR Guitarist's Solo Project To See Light Of Day In June

"When Worlds Collide", the full-length album from THE CORY SMOOT EXPERIMENT — the solo project of GWAR guitarist Cory Smoot before his untimely death last fall — will be released on June 5 via Metal Balde Records. THE CORY SMOOT EXPERIMENT's CD was recorded in 2010 at Cory's Karma Studios, where GWAR, MUNICIPAL WASTE and ...

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MINISTRY: New Video Interview With SIN QUIRIN, AARON ROSSI

Jo Schüftan of Horns Up Rocks! conducted an interview with MINISTRY guitarist Sin Quirin and drummer Aaron John Rossi on the "black carpet" of the fourth annual Revolver Golden Gods awards, which was held on April 11 at Club Nokia in downtown Los Angeles, California. You can now watch the chat below. MINISTRY's new album, ...

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WEST OF HELL Featuring ZIMMERS HOLE Frontman: 'Spiral Empire' Due In May

WEST OF HELL, the Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada-based band featuring ZIMMERS HOLE frontman Chris "The Heathen" Valagao, will release its full-length debut, "Spiral Empire", on May 8 via Reversed Records. The CD was recorded at The Factory Studios in Vancouver and was produced by Juno Award-winning engineer Rob Shallcross (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, GWAR, ZIMMERS HOLE, ...

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GWAR Frontman Says DAVE MUSTAINE Should 'Keep His Mouth Shut'

GWAR frontman Oderus Urungus has slammed Dave Mustaine for his controversial political views, saying that the MEGADETH mainman should "keep [his] mouth fucking shut." During an interview with Turbo from RSU Radio and the Metal Meltdown conducted this past Wednesday, March 28 (see video below), Oderus noted that both he and Mustaine have been in ...

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