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MALIGNO: New Album Details Revealed

Mexican doom rockers MALIGNO will release their third album, "The Funeral Domine", in May. The CD was recorded by MALIGNO at La Nave studios in Monterrey, Mexico and was mixed at 7hertz Studios in Los Angeles, California with American producer/engineer Billy Anderson (MELVINS, NEUROSIS, CATHEDRAL, SLEEP). The effort was mastered by Alan Douches at West ...

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MASTODON's 'Live At The Aragon' Cracks U.S. Top 100

"Live At The Aragon", the first-ever live experience package from Atlanta progressive metallers MASTODON, sold 7,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 71 on The Billboard 200 chart. Released on March 15 via Reprise Records, the set contains a CD and DVD which captures the ...

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THE ACCUSED: 'Hemline (A Waste of Skin)' Video Released

"Hemline (A Waste of Skin)", the new video from veteran hardcore thrashers THE ACCUSED, can be viewed below. The clip is a mini-splatter epic starring the lovely and terrifying Martha Splatterhead, which was shot in twp locations — Marysville, Washington and San Diego, California — and directed by Federico Aragon. "Hemline (A Waste of Skin)" ...

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MALIGNO To Support IRON MAIDEN In Mexico

Mexican doom rockers MALIGNO will support IRON MAIDEN on the Mexican leg of their "The Final Frontier" world tour. The dates are as follows: March 17 - Monterrey, México – Auditorio Banamex March 18 – Ciudad de México – Foro Sol MALIGNO states: "We feel very thrilled and honored for this opportunity and to share ...

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MASTODON's MTV2 Takeover To Begin Tomorrow

MASTODON's MTV2 takeover begins tomorrow. From Tuesday, March 15 until Thursday, March 17, the band will be showing its favorite rock videos each night at 3 a.m., including a clip from its new DVD, "Live At The Aragon". MASTODON will release its first-ever live experience package, entitled "Mastodon: Live At The Aragon", on March 15 ...

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WEEDEATER: Entire New Album Available For Streaming

After over two incredibly action/drama/injury/tour-soaked years of constant insanity, North Carolina sludge crusaders WEEDEATER have completed their long-delayed, yet more anticipated-than-ever, fourth full-length release. The intoxicating ten-track brutalizer, dubbed "Jason... The Dragon", has been scheduled for worldwide release on March 15 via Southern Lord Recordings. The CD is now available for streaming in its entirety ...

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MELVINS To Release 'Sugar Daddy Live' In May

MELVINS will release a new thirteen-track live recording, "Sugar Daddy Live", on May 31 via Ipecac Recordings. Recorded at The Busta-Guts Club in Downey, Califorinia, the CD features such fan favorites as "Boris", "A History of Bad Men" and "The Kicking Machine". MELVINS recently completed a month-long residency at Los Angeles' Spaceland and are currently ...

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HIGH ON FIRE To Tour New Zealand, Japan With MELVINS

HIGH ON FIRE has announced plans to tour both New Zealand and Japan with the MELVINS. The world renowned trios will kick off the New Zealand live dates on February 11. Both bands will then take part in the 2011 installment of Soundwave, an annual music festival held in major cities around Australia. HIGH ON ...

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MASTODON: More 'Live At The Aragon' DVD + CD Details Revealed

Atlanta progressive metallers MASTODON will release their first-ever live experience package, entitled "Mastodon: Live At The Aragon", on March 15 via Reprise Records. The set will contain a CD and DVD which captures the band's sonic assault recorded and filmed live on October 19, 2009, at the Aragon Ballroom in Chicago while touring in support ...

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MASTODON To Release 'Live At The Aragon' DVD/CD

Atlanta progressive metallers MASTODON will release a new live DVD/CD, "Live At The Aragon", on March 15 via Reprise. The set was filmed/recorded during the band's October 17, 2009 concert at the Aragon Ballroom in Chicago, Illinois and it features a performance of the "Crack The Skye" album, along with other tracks from MASTODON's back ...

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ROB ZOMBIE, DISTURBED, APOCALYPTICA, ALTER BRIDGE, Others Confirmed For France's HELLFEST

ROB ZOMBIE, APOCALYPTICA, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, DISTURBED, ALTER BRIDGE, MONSTER MAGNET, THE CULT, MORBID ANGEL, MESHUGGAH and SUICIDE SILENCE are among the newly confirmed bands for this year's edition of Hellfest, set to take place June 17-19, 2011 in Clisson, France. The festival billing is as follows: Friday, June 17: IGGY AND THE STOOGES ROB ZOMBIE ...

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IWRESTLEDABEARONCE Begins Recording New Album

IWRESTLEDABEARONCE — the Shreveport, Louisiana quintet now transplanted to Birmingham, Alabama — proved that metal could be fun and still be devastating with the release of its debut effort, "It's All Happening". Since then, the band has become one of the hottest groups in the American metal scene, toured the world multiple times and established ...

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RONNIE JAMES DIO's Widow Recounts His Final Days

Kory Grow of Revolver magazine recently conducted an interview with Wendy Dio, the widow and manager of legendary heavy metal singer Ronnie James Dio (BLACK SABBATH, HEAVEN & HELL, DIO, RAINBOW, ELF). A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Revolver: We were really honored to have [Ronnie] at the Revolver Golden Gods award ...

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Wife: PAUL GRAY 'Wasn't Just A Drug Addict'

Brenna Gray, the widow of SLIPKNOT bassist Paul Gray, has paid tribute to her late husband in the new issue of Revolver magazine, which remembers many of hard rock and metal's most dearly departed. Paul Gray's body was found on May 24 in a hotel room in a Des Moines, Iowa suburb. A coroner ruled ...

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WEEDEATER: New Album Details Unveiled

After over two incredibly action/drama/injury/tour-soaked years of constant insanity, North Carolina sludge crusaders WEEDEATER have completed their long-delayed, yet more anticipated-than-ever, fourth full-length release. The intoxicating ten-track brutalizer, dubbed "Jason... The Dragon", has been scheduled for worldwide release on March 1, 2011 via Southern Lord Recordings. After over a year of literally crippling injuries to ...

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MELVINS: Spaceland Residency Detailed

The MELVINS will perform each Friday throughout January at Spaceland in Silver Lake, California with a different set and featured albums including the band's current lineup, a 1983 incarnation with Mike Dillard and several albums in their entirety. The band's most recent release, "The Bride Screamed Murder", was released by Ipecac Recordings in June. A ...

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High as the Sun - DIESTO

Good stoner rock/doom albums often have a way of slowly but surely overtaking the listener until you — at the risk of sounding terribly cheesy and cliché — become one with the album. Long trips down the existential highway in and of themselves accomplish nothing, except fatigue, earache, and dementia-inducing boredom. Seeing "God" standing next ...

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16: Digital Reissues Unveiled

Los Angeles, California's 16 has seen the digital reissue of its "Blaze of Incompetence" (1997) album and the digital release of "The First Trimester", which includes the 1998 Scott Case collection of rare tracks that has been rearranged to include a cover of SLAYER's "At Dawn The Sleep". Additional information and audio previews can be ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE, SCORPIONS, OPETH, BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Confirmed For France's HELLFEST

OZZY OSBOURNE, SCORPIONS, OPETH, ANATHEMA, BLACK LABEL SOCIETY and KREATOR are among the newly confirmed bands for next year's edition of Hellfest, set to take place June 17-19, 2010 in Clisson, France. Latest additions : OZZY OSBOURNE SCORPIONS OPETH ANATHEMA BLACK LABEL SOCIETY KREATOR BOLT THROWER 1349 ANCESTORS ARKONA ARMA GATHAS ATHEIST AUDREY HORNE THE ...

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MALIGNO Mixing New Album

Mexican doom rockers MALIGNO are currently mixing their third album, tentatively titled "TFD", in Los Angeles, California with American producer/engineer Billy Anderson (MELVINS, NEUROSIS, CATHEDRAL, SLEEP). The CD was recorded by MALIGNO at La Nave studios in Monterrey, Mexico and features collaborations with the acclaimed Mexican guitar duo RODRIGO Y GABRIELA and TESTAMENT guitar legend ...

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