Cavalera Conspiracy, Death Angel To Tour

Cavalera Conspiracy

Max Cavalera is coming to a neighborhood near you this spring. That’s if your live in a neighborhood in the United States. If you don’t, I both envy and pity you at the same time, which is strange, right? Anyways, Max’s band that isn’t Killer Be Killed or Soulfly, the one that bears his name, […]

Cynic’s Masvidal Forms New Side Project

Onwardwith Love

As you see in the attached photo, Cynic vocalist and guitarist Paul Masvidal becomes Paul Maskedvidal in a new project he’s formed. The group appears to be a duo featuring songwriter Amy Correia. The project is called Onwardwith Love. Or Owl, if you will. I don’t have time to listen to them now, but if […]

Meshuggah Book California Shows


This also got announced while I was working. I am always working, people. My life is one never-ending workday, and I’ve fucking had it. So, yeah…Meshuggah have decided to make their trip to America for Kirk Hammett’s Fear FestEvil in April worth their while. They’ve booked two additional headlining gigs in California to make some […]

People Allegedly Scalded During Antemasque Gig

Some dude's arm was burned

Antemasque, the band boasting Mars Volta members Omar Rodríguez-López and Cedric Bixler-Zavala, may be in hot water after playing a show in New Zealand. A member of the band’s alleged to have thrown a tea kettle of boiling water into the audience during a gig on Tuesday. Frontman Cedric Bixler-Zavala is alleged to have thrown […]

Nile Still Tracking Next Record


If you read this site every day or every other day, then you already know that Nile has been working in a recording studio on a brand spankin’ new album. The record, it seems, will be out sometime this summer, if all goes well. Nile revealed today (while I was busy working) that they’ve started […]

Insomnium Announce North American Run

Go if you can

So, as soon as I’m finished writing this post about Insomnium’s summer tour of North America, I’ll be heading out into the snow that continues to pelt the New York City area. I’ll get in my car, start up the engine, and let her run as I wipe her clean of the white stuff. I’ll […]

Ozzy’s Other Daughter Releases Bloody Video

Aimee Osbourne

Before today, I only kind of knew that Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne had another kid. I remember reading somewhere when “The Osbournes” first started airing that she wanted no part of the show and moved out of her parents’ home. But did I know for a fact that Sharon and Ozzy had another daughter? Not […]

Behemoth’s Nergal Working On Solo Project


This was bound to happen eventually. I mean, there is Behemoth and then, there is Nergal. Adam Darski has become as big if not bigger than Behemoth as a persona. After all, back in Poland, he was a judge on that country’s version of “The Voice” and is the spokesman for a line of energy […]

Obituary Bassist Launches New Band

Terry Butler

Terry Butler, the more than capable bassist for Obituary, has a new band he’s working with. The former Death bassist has re-teamed with Ed Webb, who he played with in Massacre. The still-unnamed project will also boast Greg Gall, a drummer known for his work with Six Feet Under. Says Butler: “It’s in the infancy […]

Update Offered On Iron Maiden’s Bruce Dickinson


By now, you should have read the sad news that Bruce Dickinson of Iron Maiden has a cancerous tumor on the back of his tongue, for which he is seeking treatment. It’s scary when your heroes fall ill, but by all accounts, Bruce will be back on his feet and belting out songs soon enough. […]