DevilDriver Down Drummer, Guitarist

Dez Fartfarta

Why, that isn’t very nice of DevilDriver, now is it? Seems everyone is replaceable in that useless, non-redeeming butthole of a band DevilDriver, ‘cept good ol’ Dez Fartfarta. I mean, Farfara. Hate when that happens. I’m sorry. I’m not going to lie. Dez looks like the kind of guy who’s constantly crop-dusting. He walks down […]

Attila Guitarist Quits


Sure, that band Attila is unlistenable tripe. But whenever someone makes a move to better themselves, I like to highlight that. Attila guitarist Nate Salameh has left the band, because he’s trying to dry up. He writes online: “It was apparent to the people who are close to me (including the guys in the band) […]

Evan Brewer Leaves The Faceless; Drummer Out, Too

Evan Brewer

This should not come as a surprised to anyone, but yes…bassist Evan Brewer has vacated The Faceless. He announced his departure late last night, saying: “After almost four years of good times with The Faceless I’ve decided to leave the band. I just feel that it’s time for me to make this move because I […]

Capture The Crown Get New Members

...a nice image, serving in the absence of a photo of the new lineup

Not that anyone really gives a fuck, but Capture The Crown have now commented on the exits of guitarist Jye Menzies, guitarist and bassist Kris Sheehan and drummer Tyler March. In fact, they have even found some replacements. “Word is starting to get around that there have been changes made to Capture the Crown‘s lineup. […]

Capture The Crown: Guitarist, Drummer Quit

Capture The Crown

They’re done. Guitarist Jye Menzies and drummer Tyler March have left Australian metalcore outfit Capture the Crown. The band’s yet to comment on the departures, which were announced by both former members in statements posted to the web. Menzies says: “I’ve had a log of questions lately regarding Capture The Crown. Some of you may […]

Former Divine Heresy Members Launch Westfield Massacre

The Westfield Massacre

Wanna hear a poor man’s Killswitch Engage? Then head to the end of this post, and listen to a new song from Westfield Massacre, a band I’m already not into. One song and I’m totally opposed to their existence. The band boasts former members of Divine Heresy — Tommy Vext and Tim Yeung. The group’s […]

Rivers Of Nihil Announce New Guitarist

Jonathan Topore

Rivers Of Nihil have a new guitarist: a fellow Long Islander named Jonathan Topore, a member of Anesthetized. Dude takes over for Jonathan Kunz. Says the band: “As some of you may have noticed, one of our two guitarists, Jonathan Kunz, was not out on our most recent tour with us. Jon is no longer […]

Exhumed Get New Bassist

Matt "Slime" Ferri

Coffin Dust’s Matt “Slime” Ferri is the new bassist for Exhumed. That is kind of awesome. Says Exhumed: “A quick announcement before our Fall / Winter tour season gets started… We’d like to extend a very morbid and maggot-filled welcome to our new bassist / vocalist Matt ‘Slime’ Ferri, who will be meeting all of […]

Hammerfall Drummer Bounces

Anders Johansson

Swedish metal act Hammerfall have issued the following statement about their drummer, Anders Johansson. “Life in a heavy metal band is indeed filled with twists and turns, highs and lows, ups and downs. On Monday, we rolled out our own whiskey, Legacy Of Kings. Today is a shocking and monumental day for all, Hammerfall members […]

Veil Of Maya Part With Singer

Veil of Maya

Veil Of Maya have parted ways with vocalist Brandon Butler. The band confirmed this news this afternoon. “Currently we are hard at work on our new studio album and while the music is almost finished, the hunt for a new vocalist is now on,” says the band. “We are very excited with how well this […]