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HATEBREED Frontman Talks Next Album On 'Maximum Threshold' (Audio)

Vocalist Jamey Jasta of Connecticut hardcore/metal masters HATEBREED was interviewed on the latest edition of the "Maximum Threshold" show. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. HATEBREED is currently in pre-production for its next album, which it hopes to release before the end of the year. Regarding the musical direction ...

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HEADSPACE Signs Worldwide Deal With INSIDEOUT MUSIC

InsideOut Music has announced the signing of the progressive metal band HEADSPACE to a worldwide deal. HEADSPACE keyboardist Adam Wakeman (son of YES' Rick Wakeman and member of Ozzy Osbourne's backing band) comments on the signing: "We are so pleased to be joining forces with InsideOut. We have spent a long time making sure that ...

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HATEBREED In Pre-Production For Next Album

Connecticut hardcore/metal masters HATEBREED are currently making pre-production recordings of some of their new material before embarking on a six-date tour of South America with LAMB OF GOD and LACUNA COIL at the end of March. A new photo of HATEBREED bassist Chris Beattie laying down tracks in the studio can be seen below. In ...

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THRESHOLD Putting Finishing Touches On New Album Recordings

British progressive metallers THRESHOLD are in the final stages of recording their ninth studio album, "March of Progress", for a late 2012 release via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD is being produced by Karl Groom and Richard West at Thin Ice Studios (DRAGONFORCE, PENDRAGON), with additional production at Eightspace Studio (LEAGUE OF LIGHTS, THE MORNING ...

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ANVIL: New Video Interview Posted Online

Jay Nanda of the San Antonio Metal Music Examiner conducted an interview with Canadian metal legends ANVIL on February 10 in San Antonio, Texas. You can now watch the chat below. In a recent interview with MusicFrenzy.net, ANVIL guitarist/vocalist Steve "Lips" Kudlow stated about the recent departure of the band's longtime bassist Glenn ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH's Guitarist NICK STERLING Interviewed On 'Maximum Threshold' (Audio)

Sebastian Bach's guitarist Nick Sterling was interviewed on this past weekend's edition of the "Maximum Threshold" show. The chat is now available for streaming using the audio player below. When asked about his collaboration with Sterling on Bach's latest solo album, "Kicking & Screaming", Sebastian told The Aquarian Weekly, "Nick just turned 21 [last summer], ...

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NIKKI SIXX To Star In 'Shoot'er' Short Film

MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx will make his acting debut in the proposed short film "Shoot'er", which is being helmed by his longtime friend and veteran video director Paul R. Brown (STONE SOUR, SLIPKNOT, MÖTLEY CRÜE, KORN, GODSMACK, AVENGED SEVENFOLD). Brown is currently trying to raise $44,000 via Kickstarter, an online threshold pledge ...

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ANVIL: More Peformance Footage With New Bassist Posted Online

Video footage of Canadian metal legends ANVIL performing the song "Swing Thing" on January 31 at Sellersville Theater in Sellersville, Pennsylvania can be seen below. New ANVIL bassist Sal Italiano was interviewed on this past weekend's edition of the "Maximum Threshold" show. When asked about landing the ANVIL gig, Italiano said, "We've been friends for ...

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New ANVIL Bassist Interviewed On 'Maximum Threshold' (Audio)

New ANVIL bassist Sal Italiano was interviewed on this past weekend's edition of the "Maximum Threshold" show. The chat is now available for streaming using the audio player below. When asked about landing the ANVIL gig, Italiano said, "We've been friends for a really long time. Back in the day, we used to play this ...

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Former FEAR FACTORY Guitarist/Bassist CHRISTIAN OLDE WOLBERS Interviewed On 'Maximum Threshold'

Former FEAR FACTORY guitarist/bassist Christian Olde Wolbers, who last year joined Venice Beach, California crossover thrashers BEOWÜLF as the band's new bassist, was interviewed on a recent edition of the "Maximum Threshold" show. The chat is now available for streaming using the audio player below. While in FEAR FACTORY, Christian played bass from December 1993 ...

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DEFIANCE Calls It Quits

Oakland, California thrashers DEFIANCE have officially called it quits. Commented the band: "After coming to the realization that the music industry was falling apart, and without the internal bond that DEFIANCE had in back in their heydays, it was decided by [guitarist] Jim [Adams] to shut down all activities to avoid being completely financially wiped ...

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THRESHOLD Singer's Illness Forces Shows Cancelations

British progressive metallers THRESHOLD have announced the cancelation of all their shows that were planned for April. THRESHOLD is currently in the studio recording its ninth album, "March Of Progress", but regretfully vocalist Damian Wilson has been taken ill so all of the band's plans are now delayed. Wilson (HEADSPACE, STAR ONE) rejoined THRESHOLD in ...

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MAIDEN UNITED To Record Sophomore Album

MAIDEN UNITED, the all-acoustic IRON MAIDEN tribute project featuring Damian Wilson (THRESHOLD, AYREON) and Ruud Jolie (WITHIN TEMPTATION), will embark on a short tour through Greece, Cyrpus and the Netherlands at the end of January. The dates are as follows: Jan. 20 - An Club - Athens, Greece Jan. 21 - Eightball Club - Thessaloniki, ...

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THRESHOLD: New Album Title Announced

British progressive metallers THRESHOLD have set "March Of Progress" as the title of their new album, due early next year via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD will mark marks the return of the band's original vocalist Damian Wilson (HEADSPACE, STAR ONE) who rejoined the group in 2007 following the departure of Andrew "Mac" McDermott, who ...

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LIFELESS Signs To FDA REKOTZ

German traditional death metal machine LIFELESS has signed with FDA Rekotz for the release of the band's as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2010's "Beyond The Threshold Of Death" (Ibex Moon Records). The new album is currently slated for a spring 2012 release. Imagine the Swedish mother named DISMEMBER begets a child with the American gentleman IMMOLATION. The ...

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