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RAUNCHY, MERCENARY, VOLBEAT Among Winners At DANISH METAL AWARDS

The Danish Metal Awards 2006 were held last night (Saturday, November 18) at Amager Bio in Copenhagen, Denmark. The winners were as follows: Album of the Year: MERCENARY - "The Hours That Remain" Debut Album of the Year: SUBMISSION - "Failure To Perfection" International Album of the Year: SATYRICON - "Now, Diabolical" Track of the ...

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TYPE O NEGATIVE Members To Guest On SIRIUS SATTELITE RADIO Tonight

TYPE O NEGATIVE's Kenny Hickey and Johnny Kelly will discuss their SEVENTH VOID project during an appearance on Sirius Sattelite Radio's Hard Attack channel (#27) tonight (Oct. 10) at 10:00 p.m. EST. As previously reported, SEVENTH VOID will play its first-ever New York City show on Wednesday, October 11, headlining Contact High Night at The ...

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EYEHATEGOD Schedules Two New Orleans Shows

EYEHATEGOD is confirmed to play two shows at the Chickie Wah Wah in New Orleans on October 27-28. More information is available at this location. EYEHATEGOD frontman Mike Williams played a short surprise set with his ARSON ANTHEM project — also featuring Philip Anselmo (DOWN, SUPERJOINT RITUAL, ex-PANTERA), and Hank Williams III (SUPERJOINT ...

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ARSON ANTHEM Featuring PHILIP ANSELMO, MIKE WILLIAMS: Live Video Clips Available

Several video clips of ARSON ANTHEM — the new band featuring Philip Anselmo (DOWN, SUPERJOINT RITUAL, ex-PANTERA), Mike Williams (EYEHATEGOD) and Hank Williams III (SUPERJOINT RITUAL) — performing last night (Wednesday, September 13) at the Howling Wolf in New Orleans, Lousiana have been posted online at this location. The unannounced appearance took place ...

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VINNIE PAUL To Co-Mix SEVENTH VOID Debut

According to MTV.com, Vinnie Paul (PANTERA, DAMAGEPLAN) will co-mix the upcoming album by SEVENTH VOID, a band featuring TYPE O NEGATIVE guitarist Kenny Hickey and drummer Johnny Kelly. Guitarist Matt Brown (ex-SUPERMASSIV) is currently recording the group's yet-untitled debut, which is due in early 2007. The group also features bassist Hank Hell (INHUMAN). Previews of ...

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MERCYFUL FATE, BLIND GUARDIAN, DIMMU BORGIR Members To Guest On 'Metal Reigns'

Legendary guitarist Hank Shermann (FORCE OF EVIL, MERCYFUL FATE), vocalist Hansi Kürsch (BLIND GUARDIAN), Shagrath (DIMMU BORGIR, CHROME DIVISION) and guitarist Andre Olbrich (BLIND GUARDIAN) will be the featured guests on this weekend's edition of the "Metal Reigns" Internet-based radio show, airing on Sunday, August 20 beginning at 11:00 a.m. EST / 8:00 a.m. PST. ...

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FORCE OF EVIL: 'Black Empire' Reissue To Include Bonus Tracks

A special limited-edition run of FORCE OF EVIL's "Black Empire" album, originally released in 2005, will be made available in the U.S. by Escapi Music on July 17 and in Europe on July 28. Beginning with the special limited-edition package, which includes the brilliant artwork of Linda Bergkvist, the bonus features include a 20-page, full-color ...

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AEROSMITH, CHEAP TRICK Members Pay Tribute To American Football

World Entertainment News Network is reporting that AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry, CHEAP TRICK star Rick Nielsen and members of BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's E STREET BAND have formed a supergroup with country maverick Hank Williams Jr. to pay tribute to American football. The unnamed group, which also features fiddler CHARLIE DANIELS and THE ROOTS star ?uestlove, has ...

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The Parallel Otherworld - EIDOLON

By now, most folks are aware of EIDOLON brothers Glen (guitar) and Shawn (drums) Drover's positions as members of MEGADETH, an event that raised their status from respected Canadian creators of melodic power/thrash metal to world stage musicians. Said event is not the only thing that has changed in the EIDOLON camp since "Apostles of ...

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TESTAMENT Guitarist SKOLNICK To Perform At Tennessee's RIVERBEND FESTIVAL

ALEX SKOLNICK TRIO, the experimental band led by TESTAMENT/ex-SAVATAGE guitarist Alex Skolnick, will be featured at this year's annual Riverbend Festival, set to take place June 9-17 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Other performers this year include HANK WILLIAMS, JR., ANGIE STONE, KENNY ROGERS, AUDIO ADRENALINE, LOS LONELY BOYS, SUGARLAND, TRISHA YEARWOOD and THE ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND. ...

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DANZIG: Australian Tour Dates Announced

DANZIG have announced the details of their first tour of Australia since 1993. The dates are as follows: Sep. 08 - Melbourne, AUS @ The Palace Sep. 09 - Brisbane, AUS @ The Arena Sep. 10 - Sydney, AUS @ Luna Park Support at the shows will come from DOYLE WOLFGANG VON FRANKENSTEIN. As previously ...

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GLENN DANZIG To Perform With HANK III In Hollywood

Glenn Danzig will be coming on stage to perform a few numbers with Hank III (ASSJACK, SUPERJOINT RITUAL) at the June 6 (06/06/06) show in Hollywood at the Henry Fonda Theatre. Also scheduled to perform are ALKALINE TRIO, 45 GRAVE and EYEHATEGOD, among others. In other news, DANZIG will soon be announcing dates for their ...

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LIVING COLOUR Guitarist To Release New Solo Album

On April 16, LIVING COLOUR guitarist Vernon Reid will release his third solo album and second featuring the backing of virtuosos called MASQUE. On "Other True Self", Vernon Reid exposes a vivid personal landscape. Each track illuminates one or another side of Vernon Reid: his African lineage in "Prof. Bebey", the Latin flavor of the ...

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ROLLINS BAND Mapping Return To Live Stage

MTV.com is reporting that the ROLLINS BAND are mapping their return, according to a posting on frontman Henry Rollins' web site. Rollins, guitarist Chris Haskett, drummer Sim Cain and bassist Melvin Gibbs "have been practicing on and off for months now, slowly getting it together," Hank wrote. "We are back together and are planning on ...

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JEFF KOLLMAN: New Live And Studio Albums On The Way

Guitarist Jeff Kollman (GLENN HUGHES, MOGG/WAY, UFO) and his band COSMOSQUAD will be appearing at the Baked Potato, 3878 Cahuenga Blvd. W. in Universal City, CA this Saturday, April 1 for a double header. The first set kicks off at 9.30pm. States Kollman: "We'll be recording for a solo live album, with our good friend ...

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ARTIMUS PYLEDRIVER Sign With DRT ENTERTAINMENT

Atlanta's own ARTIMUS PYLEDRIVER have inked a deal with DRT Entertainment. The band's self-titled DRT debut will be in stores June 6. "This album is just the beginning of our sonic assault on Southern rock and hardcore," raves singer Dave Slocum. "This is the shit that bridges the gap between DAVID ALLEN COE and BLACK ...

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