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WYKKED WYTCH Guitarist To Appear At NAMM

Guitarist Gio Geraca of Florida-based extreme metallers WYKKED WYTCH will represent Jackson Guitars at this year's NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, which is being held January 15-18 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. WYKKED WYTCH is currently demoing material for its fifth album, to be recorded in early 2009 for an ...

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DANZIG, THROWDOWN, ATREYU To Perform At Second Annual MUSINK Tattoo Convention/Festival

DANZIG, THROWDOWN and ATREYU are scheduled to perform at the second annual Musink tattoo convention and music festival, set to take place February 20-22, 2009 at the Orange County Fair and Exhibition Center in Costa Mesa, California. The event will feature over 200 of the world's finest tattoo artists, art exhibits, lifestyle vendors, educational seminars ...

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GOD FORBID: Anaheim Show Added

New Jersey metal titans GOD FORBID have scheduled the following dates: Jan. 13 - Anaheim, CA - Chain Reaction Jan. 15 - Hollywood, CA - Whisky A Go Go (with ARKAEA) GOD FORBID recently unveiled the artwork and track listing for its new album, "Earthsblood". Commented guitarist Doc Coyle: "The album layout and our spiffy ...

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GOD FORBID: New Album Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

New Jersey metal titans GOD FORBID have unveiled the artwork and track listing for their new album, "Earthsblood". Commented guitarist Doc Coyle: "The album layout and our spiffy new MySpace design were both done by our new partner in crime and artistic virtuoso Gustavo Sazes. Based out of Brazil, he hasn't done many American bands. ...

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SCOTT WEILAND's Busy New Year's Eve

Singer Scott Weiland (STONE TEMPLE PILOTS, ex-VELVET REVOLVER) will join "American Idol" winner David Cook as a performer on the Fox network's "New Year's Live", which will be aired from the Mirage in Las Vegas. The show begins at 11 p.m. on December 31 and will also feature a "death-defying" motorcycle stunt by ...

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SCOTT WEILAND: 'Missing Cleveland' Video Available

"Missing Cleveland", the new video from STONE TEMPLE PILOTS/ex-VELVET REVOLVER singer Scott Weiland, can be viewed below. The clip was directed by Kevin Kerslake, who has previously helmed videos for such artists as THE USED, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, ATREYU, PAPA ROACH and VELVET REVOLVER. The song comes off Weiland's second solo album, "Happy In ...

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ATREYU: Video Interview With DAN JACOBS Available

Angel of Metal conducted an interview with guitarist Dan Jacobs of the California-based rock band ATREYU in late October in Manchester, England. Watch the five-minute chat below. ATREYU's latest single from its current album, "Lead Sails Paper Anchor", is called "Slow Burn". Singer Alex Varkatzas told The Pulse of Radio that the track could be ...

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GOD FORBID Confirms Hollywood Show

In conjunction with their appearance at the NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) show, New Jersey metal titans GOD FORBID will perform a special headlining concert at the Whisky A Go Go in Hollywood, California on Thursday, January 15. Also appearing on the bill is ARKAEA, the new band featuring members of FEAR FACTORY and ...

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GOD FORBID: New Song Posted Online

New Jersey metal titans GOD FORBID have posted a new song, "The Rain", on their MySpace page. The track comes off the group's new album, "Earthsblood", which is scheduled for release on February 24 in North America and February 16 in Europe via Century Media Records. Video footage from the "Earthsblood" recording sessions ...

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WYKKED WYTCH In Writing Mode

Florida-based extreme metallers WYKKED WYTCH are currently writing material for their fifth album, which they will begin demoing next month. The CD recording will take place early next year with a late spring/early summer release planned. More details to follow. The uncensored video inspired by WYKKED WYTCH's cover version of the EVANESCENCE smash hit "Bring ...

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GOD FORBID: Video Footage From 'Earthsblood' Recording Sessions Available

Metal Injection has posted video footage (see below) of GOD FORBID's recent recording sessions for the band's February 2009 release, "Earthsblood". The first clip focuses on vocal recording. "Earthsblood" (Century Media Records) was produced by Eric Rachel (ATREYU) with Christian Olde Wolbers (FEAR FACTORY, THREAT SIGNAL) handling all vocal tracking. Commented Doc Coyle ...

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SCOTT WEILAND Taps KEVIN KERSLAKE For 'Missing Cleveland' Video

STONE TEMPLE PILOTS/ex-VELVET REVOLVER singer Scott Weiland has tapped Kevin Kerslake to direct the video for his new single, "Missing Cleveland". Kerslake has previously helmed videos for such artists as THE USED, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, ATREYU, PAPA ROACH and VELVET REVOLVER. Scott Weiland will celebrate the release of his sophomore solo album, "Happy In ...

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GOD FORBID: New Album Title Explained

New Jersey metal titans GOD FORBID have set "Earthsblood" as the title of their new album, tentatively due in February 2009 via Century Media Records. The CD was produced by Eric Rachel (ATREYU) with Christian Olde Wolbers (FEAR FACTORY, THREAT SIGNAL) handling all vocal tracking. Commented Doc Coyle (guitars, vocals): "The title 'Earthsblood' came to ...

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WYKKED WYTCH Seeks New Bassist

Florida-based, female-fronted extreme metal band WYKKED WYTCH is holding auditions for a new bassist. Interested parties can send a bio, photos, and links to examples of their playing (audio and video clips) to the group via the WYKKED WYTCH MySpace page. The uncensored video inspired by WYKKED WYTCH's cover version of the EVANESCENCE ...

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ATREYU: New Video Interview Available

UK's Kerrang! magazine recently conducted an interview with the California-based rock band ATREYU. Watch the four-minute chat below. ATREYU recently issued the latest single from its current album, "Lead Sails Paper Anchor", called "Slow Burn". Singer Alex Varkatzas told The Pulse of Radio that the track could be the most diverse offering yet from the ...

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Former ATREYU, BLEEDING THROUGH, THROWDOWN Members Join Forces In CRUSHED ON YOU

Steven Andrew Miller (vocals, guitar; UNBROKEN, KILL HOLIDAY), Chris Thomson (bass; ATREYU, COLD WAR), Marc Jackson (drums; BLEEDING THROUGH, THROWDOWN, COLD WAR) and Keith Dival (guitar; SWINDLE, EXCESSIVE FORCE) have joined forces in a new Southern California-based band called CRUSHED ON YOU. The group is currently putting the finishing touches on a five-song EP that ...

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