The Faceless Almost Finished With New Album

Michael Keene

We may not know yet who their new members are, but The Faceless seemingly has new recruits, considering they’re nearly finished recording a new LP. Michael Keene, The Faceless’ main songwriter, offered a brief update to fans online. He still hasn’t revealed who the band’s latest members are. An exodus of dudes recently prompted questions […]

Faith No More: Additional U.S. Shows Planned

Faith No More

The revelation the other day that Faith No More would be touring North America had loads of us fans wetting our pantaloons. Well, get ready to piss yourself again. This spring’s trek won’t be the only U.S. gigs the band’s going to be playing, according to Faith No More’s social media sites. “These will NOT […]

Limp Bizkit’s Wes Borland Not Thrilled About ShipRocked Gig

It's Limp Bizkit

Maybe Wes Borland should leave Limp Bizkit again if he’s going to loathe the band’s gigs, like the upcoming ShipRocked Cruise. Limp Bizkit will headline the sea-worthy fest which also features Chevelle, Black Label Society, P.O.D., Nonpoint, Sevendust and more of that ilk. Borland posted a picture this week of his bags packed. “Getting all […]

Geezer Butler Arrested After Fight In Death Valley

Geezer's busted

Black Sabbath’s bassist Geezer Butler was arrested last night in California. The arrest stemmed from an altercation at the Corkscrew Saloon on the Furnace Creek Ranch in Death Valley. The 65-year-old musician was booked at the Inyo County Jail under his full name Terence Michael Butler. He was charged with misdemeanor assault, public intoxication and […]

Lycus Sign With Relapse Records

Lycus

Funeral doom band Lycus have signed with Relapse Records. The California group will be entering Atomic Garden Studios in Palo Alto, California, in April to start tracking their new full-length album. Said the band: “We are extremely excited to announce that our second full-length LP will be released on Relapse Records later this year. These […]

Sorcerer Sign With Metal Blade

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Doom outfit Sorcerer have inked a deal with Metal Blade Records. The band’s debut offering under the new contract will be called In The Shadow Of The Inverted Cross when it is released for purchase on March 24. Pre-order’s for the album are available here, if you are so inclined. Said the band of their […]

Behemoth’s Biography To Be Released Next Month

You could own this...

Guess what? The biography of Behemoth, which is called “Behemoth: Devil’s Conquistadors” and was written by Łukasz Dunaj, will be released in North America through Metal Blade Records next month. The book, officially endorsed by the band, serves as an in-depth look at the history of the events that materially influenced Behemoth. As Dunaj points […]

In Flames, Testament Join Download Festival Bill

In Flames

If I had the extra cash to burn, I’d totally fly over to England this summer for the Download Festival. I’ve always wanted to attend, and thus far, the bill for this year’s installment is tempting. So are English chicks. Maybe if I head over there, I’ll get to shack up during the week with […]

Aversions Crown Part With Frontman

Aversions Crown

A certain Australian deathcore band has cut ties with its singer. That band is Aversions Crown, who have amicably parted with Colin Jeffs. Jeffs issued the following statement about his decision to bail, and no — his leaving has nothing to do with the group’s lame-ass name: “Friends, unfortunately the time has come for me […]

Authors Of Randy Rhoads Book Win Court Ruling

The man

Reports claim that a California appeals court sided earlier this week with the authors of a book about the late Randy Rhoads, who play guitar for Ozzy Osbourne and once fucked the man’s wife, Sharon. The ruling finds that the authors did not breach a contract with Randy’s family by using materials they had agreed […]