Tool: Studio Photo Hits The Web

Tool

For those who doubt Tool will ever return with fresh material…here’s a picture that’ll have you biting that tongue. Tool guitarist Adam Jones posted a photo of the group working in their loft studio. It’s the second image he’s shared but the first showing Maynard James Keenan’s also in the mix. The photo is hashtagged […]

Deafheaven Releasing New Album In 2015

Deafheaven

That’s right, you yellow-bellied son of a motherless whore. San Francisco’s own Deafheaven plan to release a new album — their third — in 2015. And that’s about all they’re willing to say right now about it. The band is believed to have parted ways with Deathwish Inc. Said frontman George Clarke in a new […]

Ozzy: Sabbath To Disband After Next Record, Tour

Black Sabbath

They said they were going to disband after their last album and tour, but are somehow still active. So why should we believe Ozzy Osbourne now when he says next year’s Black Sabbath disc will be the band’s last. And that it’s subsequent tour will mark the group’s final shows together. Why? We shouldn’t believe […]

Danzig To Release New Album Next Fall

Danzig

You’ve gotta wait a whole year before the release of Danzig’s next full-length — but will have to wait mere months for an EP of Elvis covers. Yes, folks — Glenn Danzig has tracked an album worth of Elvis Presley covers (which we’ve told you about before) and that disc will be in stores this […]

Drummer Returns To Primus

Tim Alexander

Primus have their drummer back. Tim “Herb” Alexander made his return to the kit last night in Philadelphia. Alexander has been taking a break from the band as he recovered from a heart attack he suffered back in July. Tim underwent triple bypass surgery, and followed that up with months of physical therapy. He’s back […]

Faith No More Release Studio Shots

Proof!

If you are not following Faith No More on Facebook, you’re not very smart. I mean, if you’re not a fan of the band, I guess it is alright not to follow them. But how is it you’re not a fan of Faith No Fucking More? Today, the band posted several photos on Facebook. Proof, […]

Readers’ Bands: Brazilian Thrash From Skinlepsy

Skinlepsy

This week, we decided to do a little feature on Skinlepsy for our Readers’ Bands column, because we’ve received several emails from the tenacious metallers. Well, we’ve mostly received emails from a dude named Evandro Jr., who plays in the Brazilian thrash act. “We would like to introduce to you our album Condemning the Empty […]

Stream The New Anaal Nathrakh Album — Right Now!

Desideratum

One of my favorite bands — no shit — is Anaal Nathrakh. They’ve never released a dud, you know? They are consistently awesome and I dig everything they’ve released thus far. The band’s new album is a masterpiece, and it follows at the end of this post. The record’s called Desideratum and drops on October […]

QOTSA’s Homme Reveals Plans For 2015

Queens of the Stone Age

Queens Of The Stone Age mastermind Joshua Homme has given an in-depth interview to LAWeekly.com that includes talk of what he plans to do with the next album from the band. Homme said he’s already working on a new album with Eagles of Death Metal, but will get some musicians together soon in Joshua Tree […]

Machine Head’s Flynn Calls Out Bodom’s Laiho, Fans

Machine Head

Machine Head frontman Robb Flynn’s latest online journal basically attacks “shit-talking” Children of Bodom fans over their reaction to the cancelation of the two bands’ joint North American tour. He further calls out Bodom’s frontman Alexi Laiho for issuing a “little bitch-ass response” after the tour was called off. Machine Head nixed the tour to […]