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TOMAHAWK: 'Oddfellows' Video Released

"Oddfellows", the new video from TOMAHAWK — the alt-rock supergroup featuring Duane Denison (THE JESUS LIZARD, UNSEMBLE), Mike Patton (FAITH NO MORE, FANTÔMAS), John Stanier (BATTLES, HELMET) and Trevor Dunn (MELVINS LITE, MR. BUNGLE) — can be seen below. The live clip, which features an assortment of animation and appropriately odd graphics, was filmed and ...

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INTRONAUT: New Album Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Post-metal prog phenomenon INTRONAUT will release its fourth full-length album, "Habitutal Levitations", on March 19 in North America. The CD artwork and layout was created by David D'Andrea, who has worked with the band on previous releases. "Habitual Levitations (Instilling Words With Tones)" track listing: 01. Killing Birds With Stones 02. The Welding 03. Steps ...

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EXTREMA: 'My Misery' Video Released

"My Misery", the new video from veteran Italian metallers EXTREMA, can be seen below. The clip was directed by Mauro Tettamanzi for Creative Comics. Commented the band: "And finally here is 'My Misery', the video clip. This song has been chosen by the director for the horror/western movie 'Undead Men' to be part of the ...

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WE ARE KNUCKLE DRAGGER Taps Producer ROSS ROBINSON For New Album

WE ARE KNUCKLE DRAGGER, the Newcastle, England-based three-piece bastard child of experimental metal, punk and hardcore featuring members of YOURCODENAMEIS, will enter a Los Angeles studio in February with producer Ross Robinson (SLIPKNOT, DEFTONES, AT THE DRIVE-IN, GLASSJAW, KORN) to begin recording its sophomore album for a tentative June release. WE ARE KNUCKLE DRAGGER emerged ...

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INTRONAUT: 'Milk Leg' Single Artwork Unveiled

Post-metal prog group INTRONAUT has revealed the artwork for "Milk Leg", the first single off its highly anticipated new album, "Habitual Levitations". The "Milk Leg" cover was designed by Randy Ortiz of Damn The Design, and the single will be available on all digital platforms on February 5. A single sided, etched seven-inch vinyl of ...

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HELMET's PAGE HAMILTON Getting His Jazz On Again

HELMET's Page Hamilton will get his jazz on again live by performing at the Typhoon in Santa Monica, California on January 23 with the PAGE HAMILTON QUINTET. PAGE HAMILTON QUINTET is: Page Hamilton (guitar) Joe Corsello (drums) Anthony Truglio (guitar) Tommy Lockett (bass) John Rosenberg (organ) In a January 2012 interview, Hamilton stated about his ...

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'ShipRocked 2012' Flashback - Day 1 (Video)

ShipRocked — the ultimate rock music cruise vacation — wrapped its fourth year with record-breaking "full ship" attendance of nearly 2,500 guests from all 50 U.S. states and 20 additional countries onboard the MSC Poesia cruise ship from November 27 to December 1. Guests enjoyed unforgettable performances from 18 bands, including GODSMACK, KORN and FIVE ...

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TOMAHAWK: 'Stone Letter' Video Released

"Stone Letter", the new video from TOMAHAWK, can be seen below. The clip, directed by Vincent Forcier, was filmed during the band's late October tour. TOMAHAWK is the alt-rock supergroup featuring Duane Denison (THE JESUS LIZARD, UNSEMBLE), Mike Patton (FAITH NO MORE, FANTÔMAS), John Stanier (BATTLES, HELMET) and Trevor Dunn (MELVINS LITE, MR. BUNGLE). "Stone ...

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INTRONAUT: New Album Title Revealed

Post-metal prog act INTRONAUT will release its fourth full-length album, "Habitual Levitations (Instilling Words With Tones)", in North America on March 19, 2013 via Century Media Records. Drums for the CD were recorded by producer John Haddad (EXHUMED, PHOBIA) and Derek Donley (BEREFT) handled recording for all other elements on the record. It was mixed ...

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TOMAHAWK: Video Footage Of Entire Nashville Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of TOMAHAWK's entire October 27 performance at Exit/In in Nashville, Tennessee can be seen at this location. A couple of the clips are available below. TOMAHAWK is the alt-rock supergroup featuring Duane Denison (THE JESUS LIZARD, UNSEMBLE), Mike Patton (FAITH NO MORE, FANTÔMAS), John Stanier (BATTLES, HELMET) and Trevor Dunn ...

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TOMAHAWK's DUANE DENISON Talks About Upcoming Album

"Oddfellows", the new album from TOMAHAWK, the alt-rock supergroup featuring Duane Denison (THE JESUS LIZARD, UNSEMBLE), Mike Patton (FAITH NO MORE, FANTÔMAS), John Stanier (BATTLES, HELMET) and Trevor Dunn (MELVINS LITE, MR. BUNGLE), is scheduled for release on January 29, 2013 via Ipecac. In a brand new interview with Nashville Scene, Denison stated ...

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INTRONAUT Begins Recording New Album

INTRONAUT, the notorious post-metal prog act hailing from Los Angeles, has entered the studio to begin tracking its fourth full-length album for a spring release via Century Media Records. Drums will be recorded by producer John Haddad (EXHUMED, PHOBIA) at Trench Studios, while Derek Donley (BEREFT) will be handling recording duties for the instruments. Andrew ...

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TOMAHAWK: New Single Available For Streaming

"Stone Letter", the new single from TOMAHAWK, the alt-rock super group featuring Duane Denison (THE JESUS LIZARD, UNSEMBLE), Mike Patton (FAITH NO MORE, FANTÔMAS), John Stanier (BATTLES, HELMET) and Trevor Dunn (MELVINS LITE, MR. BUNGLE), is available for streaming at Spin.com. The track comes off the band's new album, "Oddfellows", which is scheduled ...

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EXTREMA: First Studio Webisode Released

The first of four webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of the long-awaited sixth studio album from veteran Italian metallers EXTREMA can be seen below. The band entered Fear Studio in Alfonsine (RA), Italy at the end of May to begin recording the the follow-up to 2009's "Pound For Pound" with producers Tommy Massara ...

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AMORPHIS, Former HANOI ROCKS Members To Release GREASE HELMET Debut

GREASE HELMET, the new Finnish band featuring former HANOI ROCKS guitarist Andy McCoy alongside members of AMORPHIS, will release its self-titled debut album in Japan on September 5 and in Finland on September 19. GREASE HELMET was founded in 2009 by Niclas Etelävuori (bass; AMORPHIS) and Jere Garcia (vocals). They were eventually joined by Jan ...

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TOMAHAWK Announces Fall Tour; 'Waratorium' Single Due In November

TOMAHAWK, the underground super group that includes Duane Dennison (THE JESUS LIZARD, UNSEMBLE), Trevor Dunn (FANTOMAS, MELVINS LITE), Mike Patton (MONDO CANE, FAITH NO MORE) and John Stanier (BATTLES, HELMET), has announced a brief fall tour kicking off on October 27 at Nashville's The Exit/In. The dates are as follows: Oct. 27 - Nashville, TN ...

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HELMET: New Video Interview With PAGE HAMILTON

Shadows Promotions conducted an interview with HELMET mainman Page Hamilton on July 28 at the Masquerade in Atlanta, Georgia. You can watch the chat below. HELMET recently celebrated the 20th anniversary of the release of its classic "Meantime" album by embarking on a five-week European tour and playing the LP in its entirety at each ...

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FOZZY And SOIL To Join Forces For U.K. Tour

Chicago-based hard rockers SOIL will join metal heavyweights FOZZY on a nine-date U.K. tour launching November 27 in Stoke, England and wrapping up December 6 in Brighton, England. The tour marks both bands' first return to the United Kingdom since highly successful appearances at this year's Download festival. The tour will also feature the U.K.'s ...

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KORN, POP EVIL, HELMET, THE HALO METHOD Confirmed For SHIPROCKED

KORN has joined the lineup as co-headliner — with GODSMACK — for the fourth annual ShipRocked, the ultimate rock music cruise vacation which sails November 27 - December 1. Other lineup additions for ShipRocked 2012 include POP EVIL, HELMET, THE HALO METHOD (featuring Ben Moody, ex-EVANESCENCE/WE ARE THE FALLEN; Dave Buckner, ex-PAPA ROACH; and Lukas ...

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TOMAHAWK Returns From Hiatus With 'Oddfellows'

TOMAHAWK, the eclectic rock band featuring Duane Denison (THE JESUS LIZARD, UNSEMBLE), Trevor Dunn (FANTOMAS, MELVINS LITE), Mike Patton (MONDO CANE, FAITH NO MORE) and John Stanier (BATTLES, HELMET), is set to release "Oddfellows" in January. "It's dark and claustrophobic here, light and spacious there," says Denison of the new album. "Live in the studio, ...

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GREY SKIES FALLEN Releases New EP

New York metal band GREY SKIES FALLEN has made its new EP, "Introspective", available for streaming on its ReverbNation page. The EP is also available for purchase for $3 on the band's Bandcamp page. "Introspective" features three songs, one of which is the epic, 20-minute-plus title track. The cover artwork was created by ...

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