Aaron Turner, Faith Coloccia Team Up For Sige Label

Faith Coloccia

Yes, folks — Hydra Head Records boss and former Isis mastermind Aaron Turner has officially announced his label partnership Sige with Faith Coloccia of Mamiffer. The Sige label will release Mamiffer‘s new outing Mare Decendrii on March 15. “Sige was formed as an outlet for projects that Faith and I are directly involved in,” said […]

Fozzy Frontman Booked For “Dancing With The Stars”

Dancing with stars is super metal, dude

Poor Zakk Wylde. Despite his best efforts, he will most likely not be on the upcoming season of ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars.” But Chris Jericho — that wrestler dude who also thinks he’s a metal superstar — will be. That, according to TMZ, who claim to know six of the show’s 11 celebrities that […]

Woe To Embark On West Coast Tour

Woe

Seeing they’re an East Coast band, this is big. Philadelphia black metallers Woe are set to embark on a rare string of live dates this March, starting on March 5 at the upcoming Scion Fest in Pamona, California, which will also feature Morbid Angel, Obituary, Integrity, Nails and more. The tour will then work its […]

Between The Buried And Me: Album Details Revealed

The cover

Wow. I can tell you with the utmost confidence that the songs on the forthcoming Between The Buried And Me effort The Parallax: Hypersleep Dialogues are going to be beyond awesome. That’s because Between The Buried And Me are beyond awesome. Alas, we’ll only get three songs on the new one — but they’re all […]

Amorphis Name New Album, Set Release Date

Amorphis

Finnish metallers Amorphis have named their new record: it will be called The Beginning Of Times and will be out towards the end of May through Nuclear Blast Records. The album’s first single, “You I Need,” will be released before the LP sometime in April. I wonder if the song is about the romance between […]

Poison And Mötley Crüe Will Tour Together This Summer

Bret Michaels

Everyone make sure you’ve gotten your shots — sales of the female condom are expected to skyrocket this summer as Poison and Mötley Crüe will be hitting the road together for the first time on the “Glam-a-Gedon 25” tour. New York Dolls are booked to open the trek. Funny, considering various members of the Crüe […]

Details For Deftones Covers Vinyl LP Released

Deftones

On April 16 — Record Store Day — the Deftones will release a vinyl collection of cover songs they’re calling Covers. How apropos. Only 5,000 copies of the vinyl LP will be released for sale and the effort contains several covers the band’s already released, both as B-sides and on their 2005 compilation B-Sides and […]

Slayer’s Tom Araya Feeling Better, Awaiting Test Results

Tom Araya

By now, you’ve heard that Slayer’s Tom Araya was hospitalized in Australia, forcing the band to cancel its appearance Sunday (February 27) at the Soundwave Festival in Sydney, Australia. Araya was being treated for an unspecified ailment, and now, Tom’s wife, Sandra, is offering fans an update. “SPOKE WITH TOM =) He’’s feeling much better! […]

Black Label Society, All That Remains To Anchor Uranium Tour

Zakk Wylde of Black Label Society

The first annual Uranium Tour has been announced, and will feature headliners Black Label Society and openers All That Remains and Hail The Villain. The trek kicks off May 4 in San Diego, and will feature Rev Theory instead of All That Remains for all of the June dates. “Mistress Juliya of ‘Uranium,’ like House […]

Jonny Craig Did Rip People Off; Going To Rehab

Hilarious

I guess now we know what Jonny Craig did with all the money he scammed out of people…he used the money people sent him for computers he was selling online to buy lots and lots of drugs. And why should we be surprised? If I were in shitty, non-metal bands called Dance Gavin Dance (I […]