Dir En Grey Back Out Of The Still Reckless Tour

Dir En Grey

Oh well. Probably for the best. Under recommendation of Dir En Grey frontman Kyo’s physician after extensive examination of his vocal cords, the Japanese rockers have regretfully canceled their participation in “The Still Reckless Tour” and solo shows scheduled between March and April 2012. I feel bad for these guys. They are super nice dudes, […]

Demon Hunter To Release True Defiance In April

Demon Hunter

Go get your Rosary Beads, kids! Seattle-based Christian metal act Demon Hunter have revealed that they will be releasing a sixth full-length album, called True Defiance, on April 10. Solid State Records is releasing the bastard. Demon Hunter have tapped Aaron Sprinkle (famed for his work with…Anberlin and Emery?) and will be mixed by Jason […]

Lamb Of God’s Blythe Talks Being In A Band

The man

Lamb Of God frontman Randy Blythe has provided some insight into what it’s like being him in a new, heartfelt blog. “Being a member of my band, Lamb of God, has provided me with many different experiences,” writes Blythe. “Some are incredibly exhilarating, such as watching one of my best friends jump out of an […]

Lamb Of God’s Blythe Reflects On First Week Sales


By now, you’ve heard that Lamb of God’s new album, Resolution, debuted this morning at #3 on the Billboard Top 200 albums sales chart, clocking sales of 52,844. “Thanks to all the people congratulating us for #3 chart spot in the US for Resolution,” writes Blythe online. “It’s pretty cool – we are proud of […]

Rock On The Range Lineup Announced


And it’s not half bad. OK, half of it is bad. But the other half is good. Who is on the bill? Mastodon, Megadeth, Down, Lacuna Coil, and Cypress Hill, for starters. That’s a good time. You know you still get down to “How I Could Just Kill a Man.” Rock On The Range’s sixth […]

Gun Shy Assassin Presents Adler Chatter With Chris Adler

Adler Chatter with Chris Adler

For more than a year now, Gun Shy Assassin has brought you a series of intimate interviews with Chris Adler, the punishing drummer for Lamb of God. Today, we learned the band’s new album opened at #3 on the Top 200 albums sales chart, with 52,000 copies sold. Now, here is our next installment — […]

Lamb Of God Tune Used In “True Blood” Teaser

Lamb of God

Well, isn’t this kinda fucking awesome? Lamb Of God‘s song “King Me” is featured in a new teaser trailer for the upcoming fifth season of HBO’s “True Blood” series. That season is set to air this summer. That teaser follows at the end of this post. Use of the song — taken from Resolution — […]

Trivium To Record In 2013


Fuck me. Why won’t this band just go away? They’re already planning on making another subpar record? Be honest, Trivium fans — you didn’t really like that last record, did you? Admit it! You listened to it the first time, all the way through, shook your head in disbelief, and I know you were all […]

Lamb Of God’s Blythe To Appear In Threat Signal Video

Randy Blythe, magnet for the homeless

Lamb Of God frontman Randy Blythe has made a cameo in one of Threat Signal‘s upcoming new music videos. Blythe shot the cameo on January 26 in Philadelphia with the band and director Tommy Jones. “I fucking love Philly! I was just shooting a cameo in another band’s video & this homeless lady just busted […]

Lamb Of God’s New Album On Track To Sell 50,000 Copies

Buy it

Dudes — what the fuck? This is not acceptable. Lamb of God’s new album Resolution is on pace to sell between 50,000 and 55,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to industry web site Hits Daily Double. Their early estimates usually end up being right on the money. So, […]