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DEATH DIVISION Recording New Material, Working On Short Film

DEATH DIVISION — the heavy, technically aggressive and melodic band founded by bassist Jerry Montano (HELLYEAH, DANZIG, NOTHINGFACE), drummer Tim Yeung (MORBID ANGEL, DIVINE HERESY, HATE ETERNAL, NILE), vocalist/guitarist Sean de La Tour and lead guitarist Rick Di Marco — has started recording new material with engineer Matt Starr (BEAUTIFUL CREATURES, Dizzy Reed) . Commented ...

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DISTURBED Singer Working With Former FILTER Guitarist

DISTURBED vocalist David Draiman has revealed more information about his new musical project which he said will be in the vein of industrial acts like NINE INCH NAILS and MINISTRY. Draiman announced the existence of the project when asked on Twitter what his current plans were. When a follow-up question asked him to if the ...

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FLYLEAF Recording New Album

Rock quintet FLYLEAF is currently in Los Angeles with producer Howard Benson recording its forthcoming third album. Singer Lacey Sturm, who welcomed his first child, Joshua "Jack" Lewis Sturm, on April 10, 2011 (father is Joshua Sturm, guitarist of the band KAIROS), will meet her bandmates later this month to begin laying down her vocals ...

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MINISTRY, LACUNA COIL, EVANESCENCE Remixes Featured On 'Underworld: Awakening' Soundtrack

MINISTRY, LACUNA COIL, LINKIN PARK and EVANESCENCE are among the featured artists on the forthcoming soundtrack to the film "Underworld: Awakening". Due on January 17 through Lakeshore Records, the collection will feature the following track listing: 01. EVANESCENCE - "Made Of Stone" (Renholdër Remix) 02. LACEY STURM (FLYLEAF) - "Heavy Prey" (feat. ex-Filter guitarist Geno ...

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ICED EARTH, HALESTORM Members Show Their Support For GIBSON (Video)

On Wednesday, August 24, agents for the U.S. government executed four search warrants on Gibson Guitar's facilities in Nashville and Memphis and seized several pallets of wood, electronic files and guitars. The raids forced Gibson to cease manufacturing operations and send workers home for the day while armed agents of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife ...

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APOCALYPTICA: Video Footage Of Pula Press Conference Available

Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA took part in a press conference on August 18 in Pula, Croatia. You can now watch video footage of the question-and-answer session below. APOCALYPTICA's Eicca Toppinen explained to The Pulse Of Radio why the band was forced to pull the vocals of SHINEDOWN frontman Brent Smith off their recent single, ...

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APOCALYPTICA Interviewed In Croatia (Video)

Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA was interviewed by the "Metal Eye" show on Z1 TV when the band performed in Zagreb, Croatia on July 3, 2011. You can now watch the chat below. APOCALYPTICA's Eicca Toppinen explained to The Pulse Of Radio why the band was forced to pull the vocals of SHINEDOWN frontman Brent ...

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THE BERZERKER Frontman No Longer Working With 'Sweaty Men'

It has been two long years since vocalist Luke Kenny and rest of Australian masters of grind THE BERZERKER graced a stage in anger. Completely fed up with the music industry, Luke threw in the towel in 2009 and pursued his interest in glamour photography. Even though the members of THE BERZERKER have gone their ...

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SALTATIO MORTIS: 'Hochzeitstanz' Video Released

German folk metallers SALTATIO MORTIS will release their new album, "Sturm Aufs Paradies", on September 2 via Napalm Records. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Habgier Und Tod 02. Hochzeitstanz 03. Ode An Die Feindschaft 04. Eulenspiegel 05. Sndenfall 06. Nachtigall Und Rose 07. Gott Wrfelt Nicht 08. Nach Jahr Und ...

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APOCALYPTICA: Pro-Shot Footage Of Entire HELLFEST Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of APOCALYPTICA's entire June 18, 2011 performance at Hellfest in Clisson, France can be viewed below (courtesy of Arte [Association Relative la Tlvision Europenne], a Franco-German TV network). APOCALYPTICA's Eicca Toppinen explained to The Pulse Of Radio why the band was forced to pull the vocals of SHINEDOWN frontman Brent Smith ...

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APOCALYPTICA: New Video Interview With PAAVO LÖTJÖNEN

Metalship webzine conducted an interview with Paavo Lötjönen of the Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA on prior to the band's March 10, 2011 concert at Metropolis in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. APOCALYPTICA's Eicca Toppinen has explained to The Pulse Of Radio why the band was forced ...

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APOCALYPTICA: 'Not Strong Enough' Video Released

"Not Strong Enough", the new video from the Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA, can be viewed below. The song features the vocals from HOOBASTANK's Doug Robb after the singing of SHINEDOWN frontman Brent Smith was removed from the track due to the fact that APOCALYPTICA failed to secure the right to release the song to ...

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APOCALYPTICA Ordered To Pay $60,000 To RAMMSTEIN In Trademark Infringement Dispute

According to Anwalt24.de, Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA has been ordered to pay 45,000 euros (approximately $59,000) in damages to German industrial metallers RAMMSTEIN in connection with a German advertising campaign for APOCALYPTICA's 2007 album, "Worlds Collide". RAMMSTEIN frontman Till Lindemann was one of several featured vocalists on the CD, which was reportedly ...

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APOCALYPTICA Pulls SHINEDOWN Frontman's Vocals Off New Single

According to The Pulse Of Radio, Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA has been forced to pull the vocals of SHINEDOWN frontman Brent Smith off the band's new single, "Not Strong Enough". Smith's vocal track remains on the version found on the group's latest album, "7th Symphony". But a source told The Pulse Of Radio that ...

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FLYLEAF Singer Will Take Long Break For Baby

FLYLEAF releases a new EP called "Remember To Live" next Tuesday (December 7) and it's likely to be the band's last record for a while. Singer Lacey Mosley Sturm is expecting her first child in 2011 and told The Pulse Of Radio she plans to take things slow for a while. "What's cool about getting ...

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FLYLEAF To Release 'Remember To Live' In December

On December 7, rock quintet FLYLEAF will release "Remember To Live" (A&M/Octone), a seven-song album featuring new recordings of fan-requested tracks from the band's catalogue. Recorded with Mark Lewis (CHIMAIRA, TRIVIUM, ADRIFT) while on the road during FLYLEAF's "Unite & Fight" tour, "Remember To Live" is a rare collection of tracks that fans have been ...

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APOCALYPTICA: French, Swiss Dates Pushed Back To April

Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA, which was recently forced to postpone their North American tour due to issues with Perttu Kivilaakso's health, has issued the following update: "To ensure that Perttu has enough time to recover, we decided to move the French dates and the Swiss date back to April. Fortunately, all the French dates ...

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APOCALYPTICA Forced To Postpone North American Tour Dates

Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA has issued the following statement: "We wanted to let you know that sadly we are having to reschedule the current run of [North American] dates [which were scheduled to begin on November 25 in Orlando] to the beginning of March 2011. This is due to issues with Perttu's [Kivilaakso] health; ...

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FLYLEAF Singer Featured In ORIANTHI's 'Courage' Video

FLYLEAF vocalist Lacey Mosley Sturm makes an appearance in the video for the song "Courage" from Orianthi Panagaris (who uses only her first name professionally), the 25-year-old guitar virtuoso from Adelaide, Australia who was rehearsing with Michael Jackson for his "This Is It" concerts before his death. You can now watch the clip below. When ...

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FLYLEAF Performs Acoustically On 101.7 THE FOX (Video)

On October 18, FLYLEAF performed a two-song acoustic set on Santa Rosa, California's 101.7 The Fox radio station inside the "Less Is More Lounge." Watch the performance below. FLYLEAF vocalist Lacey Mosley Sturm recently told the Dallas Morning News that she thinks the question of whether the band considers itself "Christian rock" is misunderstood. Sturm ...

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APOCALYPTICA: New U.S. Tour Dates Announced

Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA will return to the U.S. for 18 shows starting November 25 in Orlando, Florida at House Of Blues and concluding in Corpus Christi, Texas on December 18 at the House Of Rock. The dates are as follows: Nov. 25 - Orlando, FL - House Of Blues Nov. 26 - Fort ...

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