|Black Crowes Nix Date|
Fans holding tickets for the canceled October 30th show will be able to use their tickets for The Black Crowes shows on either October 27, 28 or 31 at the Manhattan Center's Hammerstein Ballroom or be issued a refund from the original place of purchase.- more on this story
|Testament Hire Mega Temp|
Due to Alex's prior commitment to the Trans-Siberian Orchestra, the band sought out Glen Drover to fill in. The band rehearsed together all week and sounds sharper than ever!
Glen says, "I am really looking forward to playing these 4 upcoming shows in Mexico with my buddies in Testament, along with Judas Priest. We are totally going to crush!"
|Darker My Love Headlining Tour|
Continuing their non-stop support of their sophomore album, 2, released August 5 on Dangerbird Records, the tour will kick off November 13 in San Francisco.
Get a glimpse of Darker My Love's incendiary live show this Tuesday, October 28 when Fuel TV's "The Daily Habit" airs their performances of the aforementioned "Blue Day" and "Two Ways Out."- more on this story
|Gojira Top Chart, Plan Tour|
Lamb of God's Randy Blythe (who contributed vocals to "Adoration for None") says of the French quartet, "There's a beauty to their music because of he mindset behind it. They're very conscientious people, and everything they do is affected by their environment."
Blythe's comment touches on the band member's dedication to highlighting environmental issues and the state of the planet. Catch them on tour next month with /In Flames, All That Remains, 36 CrazyFists- more on this story
|No End in Sight for Pro-Pain|
The album includes special guest appearances from Pro-Pain friends and family, like Cannibal Corpse guitarist Rob Barrett, Bohse Onkelz bassist Stephan Weidner, and Corey and Gary Meskil, Jr., both aspiring metal musicians.
After 16 years together, Pro-Pain has not lost an ounce of the rage and fury that has driven the band to create equally hard-hitting albums.- more on this story
|Cauldron Discuss Their New Earache|
The high-energy, traditional heavy metal three-piece have built a steady following while producing a fresh heavy metal sound built out of a passion and love for the genre, and a deep understanding of the elements that go into making memorable, straight-up metal music.
Check out the interview with Cauldron bassist Jason Decay, in which he talks about the band's obsession with heavy metal and gives some insight into the band's forthcoming debut album. Read the interview at Cauldron's- Earache Records profile page
|Cold War Kids Transmissions|
MySpace Transmissions is a music program that empowers top recording artists with a new platform to create and distribute exclusive video content available for viral distribution and audio tracks available for purchase in the U.S. MySpace Transmissions underscores the company's commitment to building unique music programming and business models that benefit labels, bands, and fans.
MySpaceTransmissions featuring Cold War Kids will be available for free download and will include a brand new song "Coffee Spoon," exclusively for the MySpace Music community.- Go here
|Great White Gone Wild|
For the first time, fans are able to purchase seats in all three tiers: platinum, VIP and general admission. Fans should act fast if they want to get wild in August 2009 - tickets are going fast for America's preeminent rock n' roll festival.- more on this story
|The Raveonettes Free EP and Tour Update|
The series continues today with the release of Beauty Dies, which further cultivates the Rave's signature guitar-led noir rock sound.
In other Raves news, the band will follow up their EP series with a short run of dates on both coasts, stopping in Boston, New York, and DC, before making a trip out West to play San Francisco and LA.- more on this story
|Artillery Remastered and Expanded|
Artillery - back in the 80's they were one of the biggest European thrash sensations on the scene characterized by intense, energetic riffing and unique vocals of Flemming Ronsdorf, somewhat reminiscent of Slayer and Megadeth from the same era. Their debut album "Fear of Tomorrow" and the follow-up "Terror Squad" have gained a legendary status, becoming some of the most thrilling thrash releases of the late 80's period.- more on this story
New edition includes 7 bonus tracks. Digitally remastered using 24-Bit process on golden disc. The re-issue will be available on 10th November 2008 in Europe and 25th November in USA (via MVD).
Defiance is nowadays considered one of the most inspiring thrash metal acts from the period of late 80's/early 90's, while "Beyond Recognition" stands as a true classic and the group's best work yet.- more on this story
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