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TEXTURES: 'Silhouettes' Artwork Revealed

The cover artwork of "Silhouettes", the third album from the Dutch progressive metallers TEXTURES, can be viewed at this location. Due on April 21 via Listenable Records, the CD was recorded at Split Second Sound studio with the group's guitarist Jochem Jacobs in the producer's chair. Jacobs previously oversaw the recording process for ...

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TEXTURES: Tour Dates Announced

Dutch progressive metallers TEXTURES have scheduled the following dates: Mar. 23 - Schjindel, Holland - Passpop Festival Apr. 12 - Luton, UK - Student's Union Apr. 13 - Milton Keynes, UK - The Pitz Apr. 14 - Sheffield, UK - The Corporation Apr. 15 - London, UK - The Underworld Apr. 19 - Amsterdam, Netherlands ...

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MEGADETH: Glasgow Photos Posted Online

Quality photos from last night's (February 19) MEGADETH's show at Carling Academy in Glasgow, UK have been posted on Noizz Eater magazine's web site. The group's setlist was as follows: 01. Sleepwalker 02. Wake Up Dead 03. Take No Prisoners 04. Skin O' My Teeth 05. Washington Is Next! 06. Kick The Chair ...

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MEGADETH: More Norwich Footage Posted Online

More fan-filmed video footage of MEGADETH's concert this past Sunday night (February 17) at UEA in Norwich, UK can be viewed below (courtesy of "SHOTCORPSE"). The group's setlist was as follows: 01. Sleepwalker 02. Take No Prisoners 03. Wake Up Dead 04. Skin O' My Teeth 05. Washington Is Next! 06. Kick The Chair 07. ...

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MEGADETH: Norwich Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of MEGADETH's concert last night (Sunday, February 17) at UEA in Norwich, UK can be viewed below (courtesy of "SHOTCORPSE"). The group's setlist was as follows: 01. Sleepwalker 02. Take No Prisoners 03. Wake Up Dead 04. Skin O' My Teeth 05. Washington Is Next! 06. Kick The Chair 07. In My ...

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MEGADETH: More Amsterdam Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of MEGADETH performing the song "Washington is Next!" on February 14, 2008 at Paradiso in Amsterdam, Holland can be viewed below (courtesy of "MetallizeRNR1"). The group's setlist was as follows: 01. Sleepwalker 02. Take No Prisoners 03. Wake Up Dead 04. Skin O' My Teeth 05. Washington Is Next! 06. Kick The ...

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MEGADETH: Antwerp Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of MEGADETH's concert last night (Friday, February 15) at Hof Ter Lo in Antwerp, Belgium can be viewed below (courtesy of "bunin" and "girvinia"). The group's setlist was as follows: 01. Sleepwalker 02. Take No Prisoners 03. Wake Up Dead 04. Skin O' My Teeth 05. Washington Is Next! 06. Kick The ...

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MEGADETH: Amsterdam Concert Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of MEGADETH's February 14, 2008 concert at Paradiso in Amsterdam, Holland can be viewed below (courtesy of "PowerPaulie"). The group's setlist was as follows: 01. Sleepwalker 02. Take No Prisoners 03. Wake Up Dead 04. Skin O' My Teeth 05. Washington Is Next! 06. Kick The Chair 07. In My Darkest Hour ...

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WHITESNAKE Guitarist Prepares To Hit The Road

WHITESNAKE/ex-DIO guitarist Doug Aldrich has issued the following update: "[I] can't wait for you to hear the new [WHITESNAKE] record and looking forward to seeing you on tour this year! I'm in the process of preparing now for the tour and a few other thing too. I need to get my live rig fired up ...

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36 CRAZYFISTS To Release 'The Tide And Its Takers' In May

Alaska-based heavy-hitters 36 CRAZYFISTS will release their new album, "The Tide and Its Takers", on May 27 via the group's new label, Ferret Music. The band recorded the effort with guitarist and backing vocalist Steve Holt sitting in the producer's chair. Andy Sneap (MACHINE HEAD, TESTAMENT, AS I LAY DYING) once again mixed the CD ...

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MEGADETH: Helsinki Photos Posted Online

Russia's Darkside has posted photos of MEGADETH's February 4, 2008 concert in Helsinki, Finland. Check them out at this location. The group's setlist was as follows: 01. Sleepwalker 02. Take No Prisoners 03. Wake Up Dead 04. Skin O' My Teeth 05. Washington Is Next! 06. Kick The Chair 07. In My Darkest ...

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TEXTURES: New Album Title, Track Listing Revealed

Dutch progressive metallers TEXTURES have set "Silhouettes" as the title of their third album, due on April 21 via Listenable Records. The CD was recorded at Split Second Sound studio with the group's guitarist Jochem Jacobs in the producer's chair. Jacobs previously oversaw the recording process for TEXTURES' last CD, "Drawing Circles". "Silhouettes" track listing: ...

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IN FLAMES Bassist Comments On Knee Injury

IN FLAMES bassist Peter Iwers has commented on the knee injury which forced him to play the band's January 27 concert at B1 Maximum in Moscow, Russia while sitting on a chair. Swedish writer Martin Carlsson, who accompanied IN FLAMES on their mini-tour of Russia, told BLABBERMOUTH.NET, "We went to the Red Square [on Jan. ...

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MEGADETH: First Concert Footage Of New Guitarist Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of new MEGADETH guitarist Chris Broderick performing the classic "Tornado of Souls" solo at the opening concert of the band's European tour Monday night (February 4) at the Ice Hall in Helsinki, Finland can be viewed below. The group's setlist was as follows: 01. Sleepwalker 02. Take No Prisoners 03. Wake Up ...

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MEGADETH Kicks Off European Tour; Setlist Revealed

MEGADETH made its live debut with new guitarist Chris Broderick (ex-JAG PANZER, NEVERMORE) earlier tonight (Monday, February 4) at the Ice Hall in Helsinki, Finland. The group's setlist was as follows: 01. Sleepwalker 02. Take No Prisoners 03. Wake Up Dead 04. Skin O' My Teeth 05. Washington Is Next! 06. Kick The Chair 07. ...

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Apocalyptic Feasting - BRAIN DRILL

The dentist looms above you, the drill begins spinning with that sickly whine as it pierces the tooth and that atrocious burning smell fills the air, and all the while you sit back with every muscle stiffened, holding on to the arms of the chair with white-knuckled intensity. The "drill" referred to in BRAIN DRILL ...

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PHAZM To Enter Studio This Week

French metallers PHAZM — who are fronted by former SCARVE singer Pierrick Valence — will enter Sainte-Marthe Studio on February 4 with producer Francis Caste (HANGMAN'S CHAIR, ARKHON INFAUSTUS, EIBON, ZULL FX) to begin recording their third album, due before the end of the year via Osmose Productions. PHAZM last year parted ways with drummer ...

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36 CRAZYFISTS Seeking Extras For Video Shoot

Singer Brock Lindow of the Alaska-based heavy-hitters 36 CRAZYFISTS has issued the following update: "We are shooting a video for our first single [off the new album], 'We Gave It Hell', and would like to invite each and everyone of you to be a part of it, Now there are two parts of this shoot, ...

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WHITESNAKE Guitarist DOUG ALDRICH At NAMM; Video Available

Premier Guitar conducted an interview with WHITESNAKE/ex-DIO guitarist Doug Aldrich at this year's winter NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) show, which is being held at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. Watch the two-minute clip below. The new WHITESNAKE album, "Good To Be Bad", scheduled for release in the spring of 2008, will ...

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WHITESNAKE: More Tour Dates Announced

Hard rock legends WHITESNAKE have scheduled the following dates: Mar. 22/23 - Rock2Wgtn Festival (Westpac Stadium) - Wellington, New Zealand Jun. 02 – [to be announced] - Banja Luka, Bosnia Jun. 03 - Gripe - Split, Croatia Jun. 06 - Sweden Rock Festival - Sölvesborg, Sweden Jun. 08 - Sauna Open Air - Tampere, Finland ...

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Special 'BONHAM To BONHAM Interview' Featured In Special DRUM! NAMM Issue

Huliq.com reports: Enter Music Publishing, publishers of diverse, hip drum/percussion magazines, such as Drum! Drum! Interactive, Traps and How To Play Drums, has made available its February 2008 Drum! special NAMM (National Association of Music Merchandisers) show issue. It features an innovative tribute the drumming legacy of John Bonham (LED ZEPPELIN) including a ...

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WHITESNAKE Announces New Drummer

WHITESNAKE has issued the following update: "The new WHITESNAKE album, 'Good To Be Bad', scheduled for release in the spring of 2008 will be their 10th studio record and will feature the exceptional percussive talents of Chris Frazier, the latest member to grace the ranks of the band alongside Doug Aldrich on guitar, who also ...

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