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IN THIS MOMENT: NAMM Appearances Scheduled

Chris Howorth (guitar), Blake Bunzel (guitar) and Jesse Landry (bass) of the Southern California-based, female-fronted rock outfit IN THIS MOMENT will take part in a couple of signing sessions at this year's NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, which is being held January 15-18 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. They will ...

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IN THIS MOMENT Guitarist Is 'Fired Up' About Touring With MUDVAYNE

Southern California-based, female-fronted rock outfit IN THIS MOMENT is preparing to embark on a massive North American trek alongside MUDVAYNE and NONPOINT beginning February 3. This run comes on the heels of the band's most successful year yet, which saw frontwoman Maria Brink landing major cover features in Inked, Revolver and Metal Edge (on stands ...

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WYKKED WYTCH Guitarist To Appear At NAMM

Guitarist Gio Geraca of Florida-based extreme metallers WYKKED WYTCH will represent Jackson Guitars at this year's NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, which is being held January 15-18 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. WYKKED WYTCH is currently demoing material for its fifth album, to be recorded in early 2009 for an ...

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MUDVAYNE: New Video Interview Available

Metal Til Death conducted an interview with bassist Ryan Martinie and drummer Matt McDonough of MUDVAYNE on December 11, 2008 at Rams Head Live! in Baltimore, Maryland. Watch the 10-minute chat below. MUDVAYNE's fourth studio album, "The New Game", has sold 109,000 copies in the United States since its November 18 release, according to Nielsen ...

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UPON INFLICTION: New Demo Track Posted Online

South Florida's UPON INFLICTION, the brainchild of drummer Gus Rios (MALEVOLENT CREATION, DIVINE EMPIRE) and guitarist Seth Ringler, has posted a "demo version" of a new song for free download on the band's MySpace page. The track marks the group's recorded debut with singer Kyle Symons (ex-MALEVOLENT CREATION, HATEPLOW, SICKNESS), who will handle ...

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WYKKED WYTCH In Writing Mode

Florida-based extreme metallers WYKKED WYTCH are currently writing material for their fifth album, which they will begin demoing next month. The CD recording will take place early next year with a late spring/early summer release planned. More details to follow. The uncensored video inspired by WYKKED WYTCH's cover version of the EVANESCENCE smash hit "Bring ...

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DISTURBED Frontman Talks Engagement, Next Single

Finland's MusiikkiTV conducted an interview with vocalist David Draiman and drummer Mike Wengren of the Chicago heavy rockers DISTURBED during the band's recent visit to the country. Watch the five-minute chat below. (Note: The nine-and-a-half-minute clip also includes the "Indestructible" video.) DISTURBED has selected "The Night" as the next single off its "Indestructible" album, which ...

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REVEILLE Reborn

After years of silence, all five original members of REVEILLE will reunite for one epic show. The concert, dubbed "Reveille Reborn", will take place at The Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts on Friday, December 26. "None of us could ever have imagined that we'd be sharing the same stage again. When we split apart, we each ...

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WYKKED WYTCH Seeks New Bassist

Florida-based, female-fronted extreme metal band WYKKED WYTCH is holding auditions for a new bassist. Interested parties can send a bio, photos, and links to examples of their playing (audio and video clips) to the group via the WYKKED WYTCH MySpace page. The uncensored video inspired by WYKKED WYTCH's cover version of the EVANESCENCE ...

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NONPOINT Plays First Show With New Guitarist; Video Available

Fan-filmed video footage of South Florida's NONPOINT performing a cover of BLACK SABBATH's "War Pigs" last night (Wednesday, October 15) at the Masquerade in Atlanta, Georgia can be viewed below. The Atlanta concert marked the band's first appearance since the departure of guitarist Andrew Goldman. Joining NONPOINT in Goldman's place for the group's current tour ...

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DISTURBED: New Video Interview With DRAIMAN, WENGREN Available

Kerrang! magazine conducted an interview with DISTURBED vocalist David Draiman and drummer Mike Wengren during the band's recent visit to London. Watch the nine-minute chat below. DISTURBED has just released a new live EP entitled "Live & Indestructible" exclusively via iTunes. The track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Inside the Fire (live ...

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DISTURBED Schedules London Signing Session

Chicago heavy rockers DISTURBED will take part in signing session at Zavvi's Oxford Street outlet in London, England on Sunday, October 5 at 4:00 p.m. DISTURBED has just released a new live EP entitled "Live & Indestructible" exclusively via iTunes. The track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Inside the Fire (live from ...

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DISTURBED Interviewed In New Zealand; Video Available

New Zealand's C4TV conducted an interview with DISTURBED vocalist David Draiman and drummer Mike Wengren during the band's recent visit to the country. Watch the three-and-a-half-minute report below. DISTURBED has just released a new live EP entitled "Live & Indestructible" exclusively via iTunes. Check out the cover artwork below. The track listing for the effort ...

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DISTURBED Interviewed On 'Cara's Basement'; Audio Available

Cara Carriveau of "Cara's Basement" conducted an interview with DISTURBED lead singer David Draiman this past summer backstage at the Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival in Tinley Park, Illinois. According to Cara, "His dressing room was a cozy retreat, heavily air-conditioned on a warm summer day. David is originally from Chicago and discusses how it's sort ...

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DISTURBED: 'Live & Indestructible' EP Track Listing Unveiled

Chicago heavy rockers DISTURBED will release a new live EP entitled "Live & Indestructible" on September 30 exclusively via iTunes. Check out the cover artwork below. The track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Inside the Fire (live from Deep Rock Drive) 02. Stricken (live from Deep Rock Drive) 03. Stupify (live from ...

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DISTURBED To Release iTunes-Exclusive Live Album

Chicago heavy rockers DISTURBED will release a new live album entitled "Live & Indestructible" on September 30 exclusively via iTunes. Check out the cover artwork below. More details will be made available soon. According to The Pulse of Radio, DISTURBED is planning to kick off its fourth Music As A Weapon tour in March of ...

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NONPOINT To Embark On U.S. Headlining Tour

South Florida's NONPOINT will embark on a U.S. headlining tour this fall. The band will be joined by 12 STONES and ANEW REVOLUTION on all shows, as well as ROYAL BLISS and MIDNIGHT TO TWELVE on select dates. Set to kick off October 15 in Atlanta, the trek will be NONPOINT's first since the departure ...

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DISTURBED Planning New 'Weapon' For March

The Pulse of Radio reports that DISTURBED is planning to kick off its fourth Music As A Weapon tour in March of 2009, according to HardDrive Radio. Dates, cities and supporting acts have yet to be unveiled. The last Weapon tour, in late 2006, featured STONE SOUR, NONPOINT and FLYLEAF in addition to the headliners. ...

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NONPOINT Parts Ways With Guitarist

South Florida's NONPOINT has issued the following update: "NONPOINT is sorry to announce the departure of longtime friend and guitar player Andrew Goldman. Andy has decided to pursue interests outside the world of music. The entire band wish him nothing but success and happiness. NONPOINT has lined up a replacement and expect to have him ...

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SOULIDIUM Frontman Is Part Of 'First Official Vampire Couple Of Rock/Metal'

Michael McKnight, frontman of the Tampa-based hard rock band SOULIDIUM, has returned from a trip to Miami where he visited friend and world-famous cosmetic dentist Dr. Julio Hernandez. Michael's wife, Angelina D'Angeles McKnight, creator of rock/goth site ViciousAngelz.com, enlisted the expertise of Dr. Hernandez to perform the procedure that gave her permanent vampire fangs. The ...

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SEVENDUST Shipping Out To Throw Down For The Troops

Jump-started by the return of original guitar player Clint Lowery to the band, SEVENDUST has been on the road non-stop since the release of its new album, "Chapter VII: Hope & Sorrow", in April. The band's current live attack is as ferocious as ever and they'll continue to be road warriors this summer with performances ...

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SOULIDIUM On Tour With SEVENDUST, NONPOINT, ALTER BRIDGE

Florida-based hard rockers SOULIDIUM have lined up dates with SEVENDUST, NONPOINT and ALTER BRIDGE in support of their debut album, "Children of Chaos", which was released in June 2007 through singer/songwriter/producer Michael McKnight's ADA-distributed imprint KnightVision via Adrenaline Music Group. The CD was produced by Danny Bernini (BLONDIE, NOTORIOUS B.I.G., P. DIDDY), Michael McKnight and ...

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