Hoppus and Wentz in Wonderland- Mastodon Going Hollywood- Slipknot Snuff Film- Cheap Trick Go SXSW- Metallica Add Date- Lemmy the Movie and more
Mastodon are going Hollywood - the band has reportedly signed on to write the score for new comic book movie "Jonah Hex". Josh Brolin and Megan Fox are already lined up to star in the movie adaptation of the DC comic more
Slipknot recently issued a short film for the song 'Snuff', taken from their latest album All Hope Is Gone (watch it here). On January 12th fans will be able to purchase the film via iTunes.
Stephen King is a master at creating characters, but when Shooter Jennings came calling, the best-selling author decided to become one, playing a central figure in the musician's upcoming concept album, 'Black Ribbons.' more
Iggy And The Stooges have been added to the line up of Matt Groening's ATP Weekend, which takes place at Butlins in Minehead on May 7-9. Groening, who created The Simpsons, has also added , Thee Oh Sees and Juana Molina to the line-up. more
Victor M. Ruiz is joined by Tim 'Ripper' Owens during an all-new episode of Mars Attacks at 8pm EST tonight on MarkStriglRadio.com . Following the interview with Owens, former Kiss guitarist Bruce Kulick joins Victor M. Ruiz to discuss his new solo album BK3, Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley, Ace Frehley, Tommy Thayer and Eric Singer. He will also touch upon what he speculates would have happened if Eric Carr lived, his somewhat rocky relationship Peter Criss and lays the facts out on the table regarding Vinnie Vincent's involvement with Revenge.
Cheap Trick is the first announced headliner for the SXSW Music Festival. Not many details are known yet but organizers praised the band with this: Since the '70s the band has been blending elements of pop, punk and even metal in a way that is catchy and instantly recognizable. more
Metallica made this announcement on Wednesday: There was room for one more in the schedule, so we just couldn't resist making the last minute addition of the Orfeo Superdomo in Cordoba, Argentina on January 24, 2010. more
On January 26th, Wounded Bird Records is reissuing original KISS guitarist Ace Frehley's Second Sighting and Live + 1 albums in a single package. more
The bad news? Hollywood continue their creatively bankrupt practice of remakes. This time with cheesy classic Clash of the Titans. The good news? Muse may score the film more
Nuclear Blast Records' Online Shop are accepting pre-orders for a special Tool Box version of the new Fear Factory album, Mechanize. The box will be available on February 19th. A description reads: "The box will be a Tool Box incl. the Digipak CD, carpenter pencil, hammer, screwdriver, calliper, folding rule, measuring tape, patch (12 x 5cm), poster DIN A2 (folded to A4), certificate with serial number and sticker DIN A5!"
In celebration of the 20th anniversary of its release, Bad Religion has repressed their 1990 full-length Against the Grain on vinyl. more
The New Romans a new band featuring members of We Are The Fury, Head Automatica and Men, Women and Children and ex-members of Lemon Sun have posted some new songs and tour dates up on their Myspace page here
Lemmy, a documentary that follows Motörhead's frontman Lemmy Kilmister on the road and into his home, will premiere at the 2010 South By Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas, this March according to Rolling Stone. Wanna taste? more
Marilyn Manson and Evan Rachel Wood reconciled, the shock rocker proposed to the 22-year-old actress -- and she said "yes"! This all according to a UK tabloid. more