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Motorhead "Aftershock" Coming October 21st

Like the juggernaut you prayed would keep on crushing you, like the friend that still royally pisses off your parents and like a loyal standard of crunchy, greasy, punky, bluesy, gutsy screw-you rock’n’roll, Motörhead stride out through their 38th year brandishing more swagger and attitude then your ears could begin to comprehend. On Oct 21st, …

QUEENSRŸCHE Trial Delayed Until January

Singer Geoff Tate — who was fired from the Seattle progressive rock band QUEENSRŸCHE last year after fronting it for three decades — was granted a continuance until January 27, 2014 in his legal battle with his former bandmates over the rights to the group’s name. Tate and his wife, Susan, QUEENSRŸCHE’s former manager, filed …

SLAYER's KING, ARAYA Hoping To Spend Time In Studio During Coming Weeks

Following a summer of storming through Europe, South America and Mexico while topping the bills at solo shows and major festivals, SLAYER will headline its first North American tour in two years. The five-week-plus trek will kick off on October 22 in Anchorage, Alaska, oddly enough marking the first time the band has played there …

DEICIDE: 'In The Minds Of Evil' Release Date Announced

Florida death metal veterans DEICIDE will release their new album, “In The Minds Of Evil”, on November 26 via Century Media Records. The CD was recorded at AudioHammer Studios in Sanford, Florida with producer Jason Suecof (TRIVIUM, AUGUST BURNS RED, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, ALL THAT REMAINS, WHITECHAPEL, DEVILDRIVER). “In The Minds Of Evil” track …

KORN Singer Rules Out Reunion With Original Drummer

KORN singer Jonathan Davis has ruled out the possibility of a reunion with the band’s former drummer, David Silveria, saying that the group’s current incarnation is “perfect.” Silveria was the second member of KORN’s original lineup to depart, leaving in late 2006. Guitarist Brian “Head” Welch exited the group in 2005. But while Welch continued …

JOHN 5 Says His Next Solo Album Will Feature 'A Bunch Of Guest Stars'

ROB ZOMBIE and ex-MARILYN MANSON guitarist John 5 (real name: John William Lowery) recently spoke to Artisan News (see video report below) about his forthcoming solo album, an all-star affair which is tentatively due in 2014. “Rob Zombie is obviously my priority, and everything I do is just when he’s doing a movie or something …

KORN REVEAL PLANS FOR 2013 FAMILY VALUES FESTIVAL

‘Are you reeeeeeeaaaaaaady?’ That’s exactly how the brief 30-second clip teasing the 2013 Family Values Festival kicks off, with Korn’s Jonathan Davis growling the line at the top of his lungs. While it’s been a long time since a Family Values tour has kicked up some dust, this 2013 event will be a one-off gig headlined …

ROB ZOMBIE's 'Great American Nightmare' Offering Unsigned Bands Chance To Perform

Fullerton, California’s The Slidebar has partnered with Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare to host the Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare Battle Of The Bands live local music showcase this September and October. Unsigned talent will have a chance to compete for a chance to play the Monster Energy Main Stage on one night of Rob …