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WES BORLAND Announces Art Shows In Chicago, Philadelphia

Former LIMP BIZKIT and current BLACK LIGHT BURNS/MARILYN MANSON member Wes Borland has scheded the following art shows: Oct. 25 - Gallery Provocateur - Chicago, Illinois (8:00 p.m.) Jan. 02 - T&P Fine Art - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (7:00 p.m.) Commented Borland: "While you patiently wait for us [BLACK LIGHT BURNS] to finish our new record, ...

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WES BORLAND On BLACK LIGHT BURNS: New Album Is '90% Finished'

BLACK LIGHT BURNS mainman/ex-LIMP BIZKIT guitarist Wes Borland has issued the following update: "The new [BLACK LIGHT BURNS] record is about 90% finished. Nick [Annis, BLB guitarist] and I are doing some final guitar tracks tomorrow and then we'll polish the mixes. As far as my opinion is concerned, we just topped 'Cruel Melody' [BLACK ...

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GENE HOGLAN To Host This Week's 'Hard Files'

Legendary drummer Gene Hoglan (DETHKLOK, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, TESTAMENT, DEATH, DARK ANGEL) will host this week's edition of "Hard Files" on Sirius Satellite Radio's Hard Attack. "Hard Files" is a weekly one-hour aural glimpse into the music and lives of some of your favorite metal bands. This week, Hoglan gives you an audio guide to ...

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ANVIL CHORUS: Another Song Posted Online

After three successful San Francisco reunion shows, influential '80s progressive NWOSFHM (New Wave of San Francisco Heavy Metal) band ANVIL CHORUS has wrapped up mixing 12 songs for a tentative late 2008/early 2009 release. The tracks are all re-recorded, new versions of the popular cassette demo songs that have been widely traded in the worldwide ...

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ANVIL CHORUS: New Rough Mixes Posted Online

After three successful San Francisco reunion shows, influential '80s progressive NWOSFHM (New Wave of San Francisco Heavy Metal) band ANVIL CHORUS has wrapped up mixing 12 songs for a tentative late 2008/early 2009 release. The tracks are all re-recorded, new versions of the popular cassette demo songs that have been widely traded in the worldwide ...

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ANVIL CHORUS In Mixing Mode

After three successful San Francisco reunion shows, influential '80s progressive NWOSFHM (New Wave of San Francisco Heavy Metal) band ANVIL CHORUS has nearly wrapped up recording 12 songs for a tentative late 2008/early 2009 release. The tracks are all re-recorded, new versions of the popular cassette demo songs that have been widely traded in the ...

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GEORGIAN SKULL: 'Hunting The Ghost' Video Available

"Hunting The Ghost", the new video from the Canadian stoner, doom and groove band GEORGIAN SKULL — which features in its ranks singer/guitarist Al "The Yeti" Bones (also frontman for USA's sludge kings THE MIGHTY NIMBUS and Canadian stoner band MISTER BONES) — can be viewed below. The song comes off the group's debut album, ...

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ANVIL Frontman On 'The Classic Metal Show'; Audio Available

Guitarist/vocalist Steve "Lips" Kudlow of the Canadian metal legends ANVIL was a featured guest on this past Saturday night's (August 2) edition of "The Classic Metal Show". Listen to the 29-minute chat below. ANVIL's movie "Anvil! The Story of Anvil" screened as the Centerpiece of the Los Angeles Film Festival on June 26, 2008 at ...

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JUDAS PRIEST: Kansas City Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of JUDAS PRIEST's August 1, 2008 performance at City Market in Kansas City, Missouri can be viewed below (clips uploaded by YouTube user "knottedupinside"). The group's setlist was as follows: 01. Prophecy 02. Metal Gods 03. Eat Me Alive 04. Between the Hammer And The Anvil 05. Devil's Child 06. Breaking the ...

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JUDAS PRIEST Guitarist Checks In

JUDAS PRIEST guitarist Glenn Tipton has posted the following message on the band's official web site: "Well, we've finished the first leg of the PRIEST tour in Europe and had a fantastic reaction from everywhere starting in Helsinki and finishing in Istanbul. We played countries that we have never been to before such as Romania ...

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UNEARTH Unveils 'Desktop News Widgets' Ahead Of New Album Release

Massachusetts metal quintet UNEARTH is currently at System Recording Studios with producer Adam Dutkiewicz (KILLSWITCH ENGAGE) recording the follow-up to 2006's "III: In the Eyes of Fire" for an October release via Metal Blade Records. The album's guitar tracks are nearing completion, with vocals expected to be laid down in the coming days. The as-yet-untitled ...

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ANVIL Documentary Wins Awards

"Anvil! The Story of Anvil", a mockumentary-like true account of fiftysomething Canadian heavy-metal practitioners Steve "Lips" Kudlow and Robb Reiner who, after a desultory European tour with their band ANVIL, decide to record a 13th album in a final attempt to fulfill their boyhead dreams of stardom, has won the following awards: * "Audience Award" ...

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ANVIL To Headline PERTH METAL MELTDOWN

Canadian metal legends ANVIL will headline the Perth Metal Meltdown on Friday, July 18 at the Royal Canadian Legion in Perth, Ontario, Canada. Also scheduled to appear are JOE THRASHER, AGGRESSOR, DRILLPOINT, RITUAL, ENDEMISE and EPOCHOLYPSE. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. "Anvil! The Story of Anvil" screened as the Centerpiece ...

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GEORGIAN SKULL Signs With SCARLET RECORDS

Ontario, Canada's GEORGIAN SKULL has inked a deal with Italy's Scarlet Records. The group's debut album, "Mother Armageddon, Healing Apocalypse", will be released later in the year. The artwork was designed by Vince Locke (CANNIBAL CORPSE). Commented singer/guitarist Al "The Yeti" Bones (also frontman for USA's sludge kings THE MIGHTY NIMBUS and Canadian stoner band ...

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JUDAS PRIEST: Footage From BANG YOUR HEAD!!! Festival Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of JUDAS PRIEST's June 28, 2008 performance at the Bang Your Head!!! festival in Balingen, Germany can be viewed below (clips uploaded by Dailymotion user "demonolatry75"). JUDAS PRIEST will guest on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline", hosted by Bob Coburn, on Monday, July 21 at 11:30 p.m. EST/8:30 p.m. PST. Fans ...

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JUDAS PRIEST: Zwolle Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of JUDAS PRIEST's June 22, 2008 concert at at IJsselhallen in Zwolle, Holland can be viewed below. As previously reported, JUDAS PRIEST's new double-disc concept album, "Nostradamus", entered the official Australian ARIA (Australian Record Industry Association) album chart at position No. 16. According to Hits Daily Double (the companion web ...

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ANVIL Documentary Maker Speaks; Video Available

Jian Ghomeshi of QTV recently conducted an interview with Sacha Gervasi the director of "Anvil! The Story of Anvil", a mockumentary-like true account of fiftysomething Canadian heavy-metal practitioners Robb Reiner and Steve "Lips" Kudlow who, after a desultory European tour with their band ANVIL, decide to record a 13th album in a final attempt to ...

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