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BAD RELIGION: New Tour Dates Announced

California punk rockers BAD RELIGION have lined up the following dates: Aug. 29 - Area 4 Festival - Luedinghausen, Germany Aug. 30 - Rock Am See - Konstanz, Germany Sep. 05 - Fortaleza, Brazil - Monophone Arena Sep. 06 - Jóquei Clube De SP (GAS Festival) - São Paulo, Brazil Sep. 10 - Regency Grand ...

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CANDLEBOX: Album-Release-Party Webisode 1 Posted Online

The first webisode featuring behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with CANDLEBOX shot at the band's album-release party on July 21, 2008 at the Viper Room in Hollywood, California can be viewed below. CANDLEBOX was interviewed on the July 28 edition of the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline", hosted by Bob Coburn. The program is now available ...

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ORPHAN PROJECT Signs With OPEN GRAVE RECORDS

Open Grave Records has announced the signing of Abingdon, Maryland's ORPHAN PROJECT. ORPHAN PROJECT was started in 2001 when vocalist Shane Lankford (a veteran of progressive bands VISUAL CLIFF and FALL OF ECHOES), collaborating with composer John Wenger, conceived the groundwork for a concept album based on spiritual and physical adoption, incorporating progressive, hard rock, ...

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CANDLEBOX: 'Into The Sun' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Into The Sun", the first new record in ten years from CANDLEBOX, has sold more than 14,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 32 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD was released on July 22 via Silent Majority Group in conjunction with Warner Music ...

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M.A.N Bassist 'Slowly Recovering'

Bassist Rob of the Swedish metal band M.A.N — who was recently diagnosed with "acute pancreatitis," a complication of the gallstone surgery that he underwent earlier in the month — is still in the hospital, but is said to be "slowly recovering" from his illness. "He still having high fever and still on painkillers, but ...

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MINISTRY: New Video Interview With SIN QUIRIN Available

Fabryka industrial rock webzine conducted an interview with MINISTRY guitarist Sin Quirin on July 15, 2008 in Warsaw, Poland. Watch the 15-minute chat below. The U.S. leg of MINISTRY's final world tour — C U LaTouR — kicked off March 25 in Spokane, Washington and concluded on May 11 in Chicago, Illinois. The trek featured ...

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KORN Frontman To Release Solo DVD

KORN frontman Jonathan Davis will release a solo DVD in the fall featuring footage from his June 16, 2008 concert at the Union Chapel, Islington in London, England. The set will be available as a "high-quality package" featuring a DVD, a CD plus as-yet-undisclosed bonus material, as well as a DVD only. It will be ...

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M.A.N Bassist Rushed To Hospital

Bassist Rob of M.A.N — the group formed out of the ashes of Sweden's TRANSPORT LEAGUE (featuring former MNEMIC frontman Tony Jelencovich) — was rushed to the hospital (Östra Hospital) in Gothenburg, Sweden this past Wednesday afternoon (July 16). Rob was diagnosed with "acute pancreatitis," a complication of the gallstone surgery that he underwent earlier ...

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CANDLEBOX: 'Stand' Video Available

"Stand", the new video from CANDLEBOX, can be viewed at this location. The clip was directed by Michael Sarna, who has previously worked with MEGADETH and OBITUARY, among others. In other news, CANDLEBOX has scheduled the following in-store appearances, featuring an acoustic performance from the band: Tuesday, July 22 at 7:00pm Borders 1501 ...

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MINISTRY: Sofia Photos Posted Online

High-quality photos of MINISTRY's first and last-ever show in Sofia, Bulgaria (with local support ALIEN INDUSTRY) have been posted on the Tangra Mega Rock web site. More pictures and the setlist can be found here. Tommy Victor (MINISTRY, PRONG) was interviewed at the Graspop Metal Meeting (June 27-29) in Dessel, Belgium ...

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M.A.N Debuts 11-String Guitar In 'My Own Sickness' Video

"My Own Sickness", the new video from M.A.N — the group formed out of the ashes of Sweden's TRANSPORT LEAGUE (featuring former MNEMIC frontman Tony Jelencovich) — can be viewed below. The clip was shot on June 8 in Skövde, Sweden with director Martin Holtmann, who has previously worked with the Swedish aggro combo SYCONAUT. ...

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JOE SATRIANI: North American Tour Dates Announced

Joe Satriani has announced the North American leg of his current world tour. Joe returns to North America opening in Calgary October 3 and ending November 15 in California. The tour will play 30-plus cities, including Chicago, New York, Boston, Toronto, Cleveland, Washington, D.C., Dallas, and Los Angeles, with more dates to be announced shortly. ...

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MINISTRY: Pratteln Photos Available

Quality photos of MINISTRY's July 2, 2008 concert at Z7 in Pratteln, Switzerland have been posted at the Metalpics.ch web site. The U.S. leg of MINISTRY's final world tour — C U LaTouR — kicked off March 25 in Spokane, Washington and concluded on May 11 in Chicago, Illinois. The trek featured special ...

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MINISTRY: Tilburg Photos Available

High-quality photos of MINISTRY's June 22, 2008 concert at 013 in Tilburg, Holland can be found at the Metal-Experience.com. MINISTRY took part in a press conference at at this year's Sweden Rock Festival which was held June 5-7 in Slvesborg, Sweden. Watch the eight-minute clip below. The U.S. leg of MINISTRY's final world ...

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CANDLEBOX: More Tour Dates Announced

CANDLEBOX has scheduled the following dates: Jun. 13 - Omaha, NE Rosenblatt Stadium Jun. 27 - Maplewood, MN The Rock Jun. 28 - Rock Island, IL Rock Island Plaza - Daquiri Festival Jun. 29 - Mt. Clemens, MI Stars and Stripes Festival Jun. 30 - Milwaukee, WI Summerfest - WJJO Zippo Rock Stage Jul. 02 ...

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AC/DC To Sell New Album Exclusively Through Wal-Mart

According to Reuters, Australian hard rock legends AC/DC will sell their new album only through Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the Wall Street Journal reported on its web site on Sunday, citing unnamed sources. AC/DC becomes the latest veteran act to pact exclusively with the retail giant, following GARTH BROOKS, THE EAGLES and JOURNEY. The ...

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