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COAL CHAMBER Signs With NAPALM RECORDS

COAL CHAMBER, the reformed '90s alt-metal band fronted by current DEVILDRIVER singer Dez Fafara, has inked a deal with Napalm Records. The group is currently working on new material for an album which it hopes to release next year. Said Fafara: "How many times do you get a second chance at anything in life? "We ...

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COAL CHAMBER To Announce New-Album Plans On Monday?

COAL CHAMBER, the reformed '90s alt-metal band fronted by current DEVILDRIVER singer Dez Fafara, will make an announcement on Monday, August 11. Speculation is that COAL CHAMBER will reveal that it has signed a new record deal and will shortly begin work on its first studio album since 2002's "Dark Days". Bassist Nadja Peulen rejoined ...

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DEVILDRIVER's DEZ FAFARA Shares Tour Tips (Video)

Each episode of "Tour Tips" features a touring act sharing five pieces of advice for artists who want to hit the road. In this episode, which was filmed on June 4 in Joliet, Illinois, vocalist Dez Fafara of California metallers DEVILDRIVER shares his tips for being on the road. DEVILDRIVER guitarist Mike Spreitzer told Dublin ...

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GLENN DANZIG Sues MISFITS' JERRY ONLY Over HOT TOPIC Deal

According to Re-Tox.com, original MISFITS singer Glenn Danzig has filed a lawsuit against MISFITS bassist Jerry Only — real name Gerrard Caiafa — claiming Jerry registered trademarks for everything MISFITS-related in 2000 behind Danzig's back, misappropriating exclusive ownership over the marks for himself, including the band's iconic "Fiend Skull" logo. By doing so, ...

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GWAR's DAVE BROCKIE To Be Laid To Rest Today

According to DEVILDRIVER vocalist Dez Fafara, late GWAR frontman Dave Brockie (a.k.a. Oderus Urungus) will be "laid to rest" later today (Tuesday, April 1). Brockie was found dead in his home in Richmond on March 23. He was 50 years old. GWAR manager Jack Flanagan released a statement saying, "It is with a saddened heart ...

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GWAR Frontman DAVE BROCKIE A.K.A. ODERUS URUNGUS Dead At 50

**UPDATE**: GWAR's manager, Jack Flanagan, has released the following statement: "It is with a saddened heart that I confirm my dear friend Dave Brockie, artist, musician, and lead singer of GWAR, passed away at approximately 6:50 p.m. EST Sunday, March 23, 2014. His body was found Sunday by his bandmate at his home in Richmond, ...

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DEVILDRIVER's JEFF KENDRICK Speaks To SOUNDWAVE TV (Video)

Heavy music presenter Christina Rowatt of Soundwave TV conducted an interview with guitarist Jeff Kendrick of California metallers DEVILDRIVER at this year's Soundwave festival in Australia. You can now watch the chat below. DEVILDRIVER's latest album, "Winter Kills", sold around 11,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at ...

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DEVILDRIVER: Lyric Video For Cover Of AWOLNATION's 'Sail'

The official lyric video for DEVILDRIVER's cover version of indie/electro mob AWOLNATION's hit "Sail" can be seen below. The song appears on DEVILDRIVER's latest album, "Winter Kills", which sold around 11,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 32 on The Billboard 200 chart. This figure ...

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DEVILDRIVER: Fan-Filmed Video Footage Of Entire Sydney Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of DEVILDRIVER's entire February 23 concert in Sydney, Australia as part of this year's Soundwave festival can be seen below. DEVILDRIVER's latest album, "Winter Kills", sold around 11,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 32 on The Billboard 200 chart. This figure ...

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DEVILDRIVER's MIKE SPREITZER Interviewed In Nebraska (Video)

Bryan Odell, a reporter from Lincoln, Nebraska, recently conducted an interview with guitarist guitarist Mike Spreitzer of California metallers DEVILDRIVER. You can now watch the chat below. DEVILDRIVER's latest album, "Winter Kills", sold around 11,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 32 on The Billboard ...

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DEVILDRIVER Frontman Interviewed By SHED MY SKIN (Video)

On September 25, Shed My Skin conducted an interview with vocalist Dez Fafara of California metallers DEVILDRIVER during the band's North American tour with TRIVIUM and AFTER THE BURIAL. You can now watch the chat below. DEVILDRIVER show U.K.'s Total Guitar magazine their favorite riffs from the band's sixth album, "Winter Kills". "Winter Kills" sold ...

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ZOAX Signs With SIEGE OF AMIDA RECORDS

London-based quintet ZOAX — the new project of Joe Copcutt, bassist for supergroup AXEWOUND and original bassist for RISE TO REMAIN — has inked a deal with reputable U.K. indie Siege Of Amida Records (known as SOAR). 2013 saw ZOAX write and record its debut EP with producer Derya "Dez" Nagle of Black Bear Productions ...

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THE SAFETY FIRE: 'Mouth Of Swords' Video Released

"Mouth Of Swords", the video for the title track of the second album from London progressive metallers THE SAFETY FIRE, can be seen below. Released on September 3 in North America via InsideOut Music, the CD was once again produced by the band's own Derya "Dez" Nagle (guitar), who previously worked with Frank Turner (MONGOL ...

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