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RED FANG Performs On 'The Late Show with David Letterman' (Video)

RED FANG made its national, late-night television debut last night (Friday, January 10) on "The Late Show with David Letterman". Video footage of the "Blood Like Cream" performance can be seen below. RED FANG released the video for "Blood Like Cream", directed by Whitey McConnaughy. Actor/comedian Fred Armisen ("Portlandia", "Saturday Night Live") joins in the ...

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RED FANG Interviewed By HORNS UP ROCKS! (Video)

On December 11, Horns Up Rocks! conducted an interview with Bryan Giles (guitar, vocals) and David Sullivan (guitar) of Portland, Oregon's RED FANG in New York City. You can now watch the chat below. RED FANG has released the video for "Blood Like Cream", directed by Whitey McConnaughy. Actor/comedian Fred Armisen ("Portlandia", "Saturday Night Live") ...

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RED FANG To Perform On 'The Late Show with David Letterman'

While RED FANG wraps its way across the U.S. on their autumn tour, the rising rock group has released the video for "Blood Like Cream", directed by Whitey McConnaughy. Actor/comedian Fred Armisen ("Portlandia", "Saturday Night Live") joins in the fun with the beer-loving Portland-based band. "Blood Like Cream" is the first single off RED FANG's ...

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PHENOMENA's Appearance At SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL Canceled

Six months after it was announced that PHENOMENA — the rock project formed by record producer Tom Galley, would make its first-ever live appearance at next year's edition of the Sweden Rock Festival, set to take place June 4-7, 2014 in Sölvesborg, Sweden — the event's organizers have released the following statement: "We regret to ...

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RED FANG: 'Black Water' Song Available For Streaming

Portland, Oregon's RED FANG has premiered "Black Water", a bonus track off the band's third studio album, "Whales And Leeches". Check it out below. "Whales And Leeches" came out on October 15 via Relapse Records. Beyond the standard CD, LP and digital formats, the effort was made available in deluxe CD, deluxe double vinyl and ...

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Former CATHEDRAL Guitarist Joins Forces With Ex-SERPENTCULT Singer In DEATH PENALTY

DEATH PENALTY, the new band formed by ex-CATHEDRAL guitarist Garry "Gaz" Jennings, featuring Belgian female vocalist Michelle Nocon (ex-SERPENTCULT) and guests, has inked a deal with Rise Above Records. This is Gaz's first serious venture following the mournful demise of the U.K.'s doom metal giants with their final album, "The Last Spire" (via Rise Above), ...

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FEAR FACTORY Singer To Perform At COLD WAVES II Festival

Burton C. Bell, best known as the vocalist of Los Angeles-based cyber metallers FEAR FACTORY, will join forces with a number of well-known musicians on September 27-28 at the Metro in Chicago, Illinois for the Cold Waves II festival. Also scheduled to appear are Tommy Victor and Tony Campos of PRONG, Paul Barker (MINISTRY) and ...

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RED FANG: New Song 'No Hope' Available For Streaming

Portland, Oregon's RED FANG will release its third studio album, "Whales And Leeches", on October 15 via Relapse Records. Beyond the standard CD, LP and digital formats, the effort will be available in deluxe CD, deluxe double vinyl and deluxe digital editions which will feature two bonus tracks (see the full track listing below). Numerous ...

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CONDUCTING FROM THE GRAVE To Release Self-Titled Album Next Month

Sacramento, California's CONDUCTING FROM THE GRAVE will release a new, self-titled album on October 1. The CD was entirely funded by fans via a Kickstarter campaign (raising over $15,000 within a month) and will be the band's first self-released effort. The new album follows the band's two highly regarded extreme metal releases, (2009's "When Legends ...

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Flesh is Heir - THE AMENTA

Industrial grinders THE AMENTA have been metal's hopeful answer to SKINNY PUPPY but their biggest asset has been their motorized blast beats which frequently come jacked overtop laggard sub-tempos. THE AMENTA's knack for polyrhythm is commendable and often fearsome, yet on their third full-length album, "Flesh is Heir", their main goal is to sweep listeners ...

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HOGLAN Wants People Attending His 'Experience' To 'Come Away Thoroughly Entertained And Satisfied'

Chad Bowar of About.com Heavy Metal recently conducted an interview with legendary extreme-metal drummer Gene Hoglan (TESTAMENT, DEATH, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, DARK ANGEL, DETHKLOK). A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. About.com Heavy Metal: What inspired the Gene Hoglan Experience? Gene Hoglan: I want to take the concept of a drum ...

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RED FANG: New Song 'Blood Like Cream' Available For Streaming

Portland, Oregon's RED FANG will release its third studio album, "Whales And Leeches", on October 15 via Relapse Records. Beyond the standard CD, LP and digital formats, the effort will be available in deluxe CD, deluxe double vinyl and deluxe digital editions which will feature two bonus tracks (see the full track listing below). Numerous ...

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RED FANG: New Album Details Revealed

Portland, Oregon's RED FANG will release its third studio album, "Whales And Leeches", on October 15 via Relapse Records. Beyond the standard CD, LP and digital formats, the effort will be available in deluxe CD, deluxe double vinyl and deluxe digital editions which will feature two bonus tracks (see the full track listing below). Numerous ...

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RIVAL SONS Parts Ways With Bassist ROBIN EVERHART

Long Beach rock 'n' roll band RIVAL SONS has announced the departure of bassist Robin Everhart. Friend and associate David Beste will take up bass duties for Jugendfest and Parkenfest Norway, plus the upcoming U.S. tour including dates with Sammy Hagar beginning August 20. RIVAL SONS wishes Robin all the best and they are excited ...

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RED FANG To Release 'Whales And Leeches' In October

RED FANG will return this October with its third studio album titled "Whales And Leeches" on Relapse Records. For the new album, the Portland, Oregon-based group worked with producer Chris Funk (DECEMBERISTS) and mixer Vance Powell (THE WHITE STRIPES, RACONTEURS, KINGS OF LEON). This same team helmed RED FANG's last CD, "Murder The Mountains", which ...

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RIVAL SONS Intervewed On 'The Mike James Rock Show' (Video)

"The Mike James Rock Show" conducted an interview with California blues rockers RIVAL SONS at this year's Download festival, which was held June 14-16 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. RIVAL SONS' latest album, "Head Down", arrived in stores in the U.S. on March 19 via the ...

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PHENOMENA Featuring GLENN HUGHES, JOHN NORUM, NEIL MURRAY To Perform At SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL

PHENOMENA, the rock project formed by record producer Tom Galley, will make its first-ever live appearance at next year's edition of the Sweden Rock Festival, set to take place June 4-7, 2014 in Sölvesborg, Sweden. Special guest musicians during PHENOMENA's performance will tentatively include Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, BLACK SABBATH, BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION), John Norum ...

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WOLFMOTHER Frontman To Release Solo Debut

After nearly a decade on the road with WOLFMOTHER, winning a Grammy and numerous ARIA Awards along the way, Andrew Stockdale will release his first solo album, "Keep Moving", this summer. Stockdale spent the last three years writing in and out of studios and hotel rooms, recording with a variety of musicians and fine-tuning the ...

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RED FANG To Release New Album In The Fall

RED FANG return this fall with their as-yet-untitled third studio album on Relapse Records. The Portland-based group is currently in the studio finishing the disc with the producer Chris Funk (DECEMBERISTS) and mixer Vance Powell (THE WHITE STRIPES, RACONTEURS, KINGS OF LEON). This same team worked on RED FANG's last album, "Murder The Mountains", tagged ...

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RIVAL SONS: Last.fm Performance, Interview Posted Online

California blues rockers RIVAL SONS recently took part in an interview and live performance and for Last.fm sessions in London, England. Following their sold-out show at London's Shepherd's Bush Empire in early April, RIVAL SONS joined Last.fm at the Gibson Studios for an exclusive live session, featuring performances of the tracks "Keep On Swinging" and ...

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RIVAL SONS Drummer Interviewed By U.K.'s PLANETMOSH (Video)

Planetmosh's Robbie Rooney conducted an interview with drummer Michael Miley of California blues rockers RIVAL SONS at Shepherd's Bush Empire in London, England. You can now watch the chat below. RIVAL SONS' latest album, "Head Down", arrived in stores in the U.S. on March 19 via the band's new affiliation with Century Media Records. "Head ...

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RIVAL SONS Guitarist Interviewed In Cardiff (Video)

On April 10, BRfm, a community radio station serving Brynmawr, Ebbw Vale, Nantyglo and surrounding areas of Blaenau Gwent in south Wales, conducted an interview with guitarist Scott Holiday of California blues rockers RIVAL SONS at Solus in Cardiff. You can now watch the chat below. RIVAL SONS' latest album, "Head Down", arrived in stores ...

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RIVAL SONS: Video Footage Of Long Beach In-Store Appearance

Video footage of RIVAL SONS' March 14 in-store appearance at Fingerprints in Long Beach, California can be seen below. RIVAL SONS' latest album, "Head Down", arrived in stores in the U.S. on March 19 via the band's new affiliation with Century Media Records. "Head Down" was released in Europe on September 17, 2012 via Earache ...

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