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ALABAMA THUNDERPUSSY: More U.S. Tour Dates Announced

ALABAMA THUNDERPUSSY will head out on the road again this fall in support of their latest album, "Fulton Hill". This headlining jaunt will kick off on October 20 in Brooklyn, NY and work its way towards Johnson City, TN on November 20. This great American hard rock band's entire catalog is now available in one ...

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DAVID LEE ROTH: New Tour Dates Announced

Former VAN HALEN frontman David Lee Roth has announced the following solo dates in November: Nov. 11 - Saint Petersburg, FL @ Vinoy Waterfront Park Nov. 12 - Orlando, FL @ Hard Rock Live Nov. 14 - Hollywood, FL @ Seminole Hard Rock Live Nov. 25 - Saint Charles, MO @ Ameristar Casino Nov. 26 ...

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FLESHCRAWL Replace DISBELIEF At Germany's NIGHT OF POWER Festival

German death metallers FLESHCRAWL have replaced DISBELIEF on the billing of this year's Night of Power festival, set to be held on October 15 at I-Park Halle Klingholz in Giebelstadt (near Würzburg), Germany. The complete lineup for the festival so far is as follows (in alphabetical order): FALCONER END OF GREEN SAINT (Josh Kramer) GODDESS ...

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CORROSION OF CONFORMITY Frontman Awaiting Word On When He Can Return Home

CORROSION OF CONFORMITY have been forced by Hurricane Katrina to postpone their scheduled European tour with MOTÖRHEAD. A New Orleans resident, C.O.C. lead vocalist/guitarist Pepper Keenan evacuated the city with his family, leaving behind his house and Magazine Street bar, Le Bon Temps Roulé. Keenan and his family are staying temporarily in Lake Charles, Louisiana ...

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Guitarist KERI KELLI To Guest On LIBERTY N' JUSTICE CD

Guitarist Keri Kelli (VINCE NEIL, SLASH'S SNAKEPIT, ADLER"S APPETITE) is the latest guest musician to be confirmed to appear on the upcoming "all-star" CD from Christian rockers LIBERTY N' JUSTICE, entitled "Soundtrack of a Soul". Kelli will be playing on the track "Another Nail". As previously reported, guest vocalists set to appear on the CD ...

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GOAT HORN: Canadian Tour Dates Announced

Canadian metallers GOAT HORN will be embarking on a three-week headlining trek across the Great White North supporting their EP release, "Threatening Force". GOAT HORN "Right Fucked Rite Off Across Canada 2005" tour dates: Sep. 14 – Sherbrooke, QC – Tremplin 16-30 Sep. 15 – Moncton, NB – Paramount Lounge Sep. 16 – Saint John, ...

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VOIVOD's PIGGY: Funeral Services Scheduled

A viewing for late VOIVOD guitarist Denis "Piggy" D'Amour will be held at the following location/times: St-Dominique Church 2551, rue Saint-Dominique, Jonquière, Quebec Canada G7X 6J6 Tél. : 418-547-4704 Tuesday, August 30: 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 31: 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.; 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Thursday, September 1: 9:00 a.m. ...

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OZZFEST, GIGANTOUR, MÖTLEY CRÜE Concert Attendance Figures Revealed

The following are a few select recent heavy metal/hard rock concert attendance figures, as reported by Billboard magazine: Artist/Event: Ozzfest: BLACK SABBATH, IRON MAIDEN, MUDVAYNE, SHADOWS FALL, BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, IN FLAMES & others Venue: Alpine Valley Music Theatre City/State: East Troy, Wis. Date: Aug. 6, 2005 Attendance: 20,575 Capacity: 35,072 Artist/Event: Ozzfest: BLACK SABBATH, ...

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Awaken the Guardian (reissue) - FATES WARNING

While their eternal doppelgangers QUEENSRŸCHE did more to popularize "thinking man's metal", and onetime disciples DREAM THEATER turned prog-metal into a cottage industry, FATES WARNING are no less deserving of their place in progressive metal history. Their 1986 set, "Awaken the Guardian", hit a pinnacle of classic metal with a slightly technical bent and the ...

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DRY KILL LOGIC To Release New Album Next Spring

DRY KILL LOGIC frontman Cliff Rigano has issued the following update: "No rest for the wicked… After Gigantour ends, we will be embarking on the 'New Level of Aggression II' tour, presented by Vestal, which will run from September 12 through October 25 and take us back around the U.S. one more time. We will ...

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More 'Ridiculous Black Metal Pictures' Posted Online

Mike From Hobart of RuthlessReviews.com, who was responsible for compiling last year's list of the "Top Ten Most Ridiculous Black Metal Pics Of All Time", has returned with the 2005 installment. The new list, which includes such names as IMMORTAL, DIMMU BORGIR, CRADLE OF FILTH and CARPATHIAN FOREST, along with Mike's humorous commentary about each ...

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LIBERTY N' JUSTICE Continuing Work On 'All-Star' CD

Christian rockers LIBERTY N' JUSTICE have been busy for the last year finishing their new all-star CD, entitled "Soundtrack of a Soul". On Saturday, July 30, they will post two more sound clips from the forthcoming CD, featuring Mike Lee (BARREN CROSS) and Joe Cerisano (SILVER CONDOR, TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA). Joe's track will also feature two ...

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ILL NINO To Work With Director DALE 'RAGE' RESTEGHINI

ILL NINO have selected Dale "Rage" Resteghini (MUDVAYNE, SHADOWS FALL, FEAR FACTORY, HATEBREED) to film the video for their new single, "What You Deserve". The clip will reportedly follow a kid who represents "bad karma" throughout a day in his life as he "gets over" on people, ultimately bringing the video to a comedic and ...

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MALADAPTIVE Finish Recording New EP

MALADAPTIVE, the new band featuring former HEAVENLY members Frédéric Leclercq (guitar), Pierre-Emmanuel Pélisson (bass) and Maxence Pilo (drums), have finished recording their second EP, entitled "Manic Delusions". Audio samples of the tracks "Be Your Own God", "Steppin' out of the Ashes" and a full-length MP3 download of the song "Manic Delusions" are available in the ...

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DEBRIS INC.: U.S. Tour Dates Announced

DEBRIS INC., the new group featuring SAINT VITUS mainman Dave Chandler and ex-TROUBLE bassist Ron Holzner, have lined up the following U.S. dates during August: Aug. 04 - Subterranean - Chicago IL Aug. 05 - Grog Shop - Cleveland OH Aug. 06 - Speakeasy - Upper Darby PA Aug. 07 - Dee Dee's - Quincy ...

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ILL NINO: New Song Available For Download

A brand-new ILL NINO track, entitled "This Is War", is available for download from Roadrun.com. "This Is War" comes off the group's new album, "One Nation Underground", due on September 27 via Roadrunner Records. The follow-up to 2003's "Confessions", "One Nation Underground" (view cover here) was produced by Scrap 60 (ANTHRAX, ...

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FALCONER To Headline Germany's NIGHT OF POWER Festival

Swedish epic/power metallers FALCONER have been confirmed as the headliners of this year's edition of the Night of Power festival, set to be held on October 15 at I-Park Halle Klingholz in Giebelstadt (near Würzburg), Germany. The complete lineup for the festival so far is as follows (in alphabetical order): BARRITUS CIRCLE OF TYRANTS DISBELIEF ...

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ARMORED SAINT To Open For SCORPIONS In Phoenix

According to Ticketmaster, ARMORED SAINT will be the "special guest" for the SCORPIONS show at the Dodge Theater in Phoenix, Arizona on July 30. No further information is currently available. ARMORED SAINT — who feature in their ranks (former?) ANTHRAX frontman John Bush — released their last studio album, "Revelation", in 2000. A ...

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MARTYR And AUGURY Confirmed For Toronto's TROO NORTH METALFEST

MARTYR and AUGURY are among the bands confirmed for the Troo North Metalfest, a three-day festival set to take place August 25-27 at The Vatikan in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. A kickoff party, featuring 4-5 bands and headlined by THE HOLLOW, will be held on Thursday, August 25. AUGURY will headline Friday night (August 26) and ...

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