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Another Scheme of the Wicked - INVERTIA

Black metal and industrial collide in a butt-ugly conundrum where SKINNY PUPPY and GORGOROTH might be found rubbing elbows if such an unholy event provided itself. Dave Coppola and Tim Winson comprise INVERTIA, hurling themselves and any daring listeners into a five-song digital hell where organized religion leaders will be found twirling upon open fire ...

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Ruining Lives - PRONG

Tommy Victor, consider yourself on a roll. After a solid stint with MINISTRY while tinkering to keep PRONG afloat over the years to mixed reviews, Victor proved his naysayers wrong with the 2012 rebound album, "Carved in Stone". This time, rebound is a dirty word. It's been ages since PRONG's monster riffs ran rampant amidst ...

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DOWN's 'IV - Part Two' EP Cracks U.S. Top 25

DOWN's new EP, "Down IV - Part Two", sold around 10,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 23 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's previous EP, "Down IV Part I - The Purple EP", opened with around 12,000 units in September 2012 to land ...

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Video: DOWN Performs At ROCK ON THE RANGE

XplicitConcerts has uploaded video footage of DOWN performing the song "Eyes Of The South" on May 16 at the Rock On The Range festival in Columbus, Ohio. Check it out below. DOWN's video for the song "We Knew Him Well", which features the band tearing up the track in close quarters, was directed by JM ...

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MINISTRY's AL JOURGENSEN Celebrates 100 Days Of Sobriety

MINISTRY mainman Al Jourgensen celebrated his 100th day sober on Thursday, May 15. He wrote on his Facebook page, "I think I get some kind of chip or medallion for that shit." Jourgensen checked into a rehabilitation facility in early February to receive treatment for alcohol dependency. In a September 2013 interview with the Washington ...

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Video Premiere: DOWN's 'We Knew Him Well'

DOWN's official video for the song "We Knew Him Well" can be seen below. The clip, which features the band tearing up the track in close quarters, was directed by JM Stelly and produced by Chris Trainor for LabProductions. Stelly previously worked with TO KILL A PARTY and Jason Martin while Trainor has collaborated with ...

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KYNG: 'Electric Halo' Video Released

"Electric Halo", the new Dylan Marko Bell-directed video from from the Southern California rock trio KYNG, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's new album, "Burn The Serum", which was released on April 15 through Razor & Tie. The CD was produced by Andrew Alekel (FOO FIGHTERS, NO DOUBT, QUEENS OF ...

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DOWN: Entire 'IV - Part Two' EP Available For Streaming

DOWN's new EP, "Down IV - Part Two", can be streamed in its entirety using the SoundCloud widget below. Tracked at Nodferatu's Lair — iconic vocalist Philip H. Anselmo's home studio — and produced by Michael Thompson, Anselmo and DOWN, the new EP is the eagerly anticipated sequel to "Down IV - Part One". Due ...

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DOWN Films 'We Knew Him Well' Video

DOWN has finished filming a video for the song "We Knew Him Well". The track comes off the band's new EP, "Down IV - Part Two", which will be released on May 13 via Down Records/ADA Music. Tracked at Nodferatu's Lair — iconic vocalist Philip H. Anselmo's home studio — and produced by Michael Thompson, ...

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Excerpt From MAX CAVALERA's Autobiography Released

An excerpt from "My Bloody Roots: From Sepultura To Soulfly And Beyond", the autobiography of Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, KILLER BE KILLED) has been released ahead of the book's publication. The excerpt comes from one of the book's early chapters and deals with incidents from Max's youth as a teenage headbanger in Belo Horizonte, ...

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Burn the Serum - KYNG

SoCal trio KYNG have the potential to emerge as one the next great things in heavy music. A lot of effort went into refining their sound from their lauded 2011 "Trampled Sun" album and "Burn the Serum" should have no problem garnishing the same accolades, if not more. Along with RED FANG, KYNG is one ...

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The Unsemble - THE UNSEMBLE

Duane Denison is one busy dude. Recently hitching back up with the reformed JESUS LIZARD, Denison is also an active guitarist with TOMAHAWK and TH' LEGENDARY SHACK SHAKERS along with his external project alongside former MINISTRY figurehead, Paul Barker, U.S.S.A. Now comes THE UNSEMBLE, a trio featuring Denison together with drummer/keyboardist Brian Kotzur from SILVER ...

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Video: STONE TEMPLE PILOTS, MEGADETH, Ex-SLAYER Members Perform At 'Rockers Against Trafficking' Benefit Concert

Video footage of the Rockers Against Trafficking benefit concert, which took place this past Friday, April 11 at Paladino's in Tarzana, California, can be seen below (courtesy of Stephanie Cabral). The musicians performing in the video clips are: * Chris Broderick (MEGADETH) - Guitar * Dave Lombardo (SLAYER, PHILM) - Drums * Robert ...

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KYNG's 'Burn The Serum' Full Album Premiere

"Burn The Serum", the new album from the Southern California rock trio KYNG, can be streamed in its entirety using the SoundCloud widget below. Due on April 15 through Razor & Tie, the CD was produced by Andrew Alekel (FOO FIGHTERS, NO DOUBT, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, CLUTCH) and James A. Rota (FIREBALL MINISTRY) ...

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'Metal All Stars' Featuring ZAKK WYLDE, MAX CAVALERA, JOEY BELLADONNA, UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER: Video Of Entire Sofia Concert

The "Metal All Stars" played their first-ever show at Arena Armeec in Sofia, Bulgaria on March 23. Check out fan-filmed video footage of the entire concert in two parts below. The lineup of musicians performing at the event included: * Zakk Wylde (BLACK LABEL SOCIETY) * Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, ex-SEPULTURA) * Joey Belladonna (ANTHRAX) * ...

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PHILIP ANSELMO Talks To SF MEDIA About DOWN (Video)

Emmy Mack of SF Media conducted an interview with former PANTERA and current DOWN singer Philip Anselmo on February 23 at the Sydney stop of this year's Soundwave festival in Australia. You can now watch the chat below. A new DOWN song, "We Knew Him Well", is available for streaming using the SoundCloud widget below. ...

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Video: ANTHRAX, Ex-ACCEPT, MANOWAR, SHINEDOWN Members Perform THE ROLLING STONES Classic On Swedish TV

"Metal All Stars" musicians Joey Belladonna (ANTHRAX), Ross "The Boss" Friedman (MANOWAR), Udo Dirkschneider (U.D.O., ex-ACCEPT) and Jasin Todd (SHINEDOWN) took part in an interview and a performance of an acoustic cover version of THE ROLLING STONES classic "You Can't Always Get What You Want" during an appearance on this morning's (Thursday, March 27) edition ...

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ZAKK WYLDE, MAX CAVALERA, JOEY BELLADONNA, UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER Kick Off 'Metal All Stars' Tour In Bulgaria

The "Metal All Stars" played their first-ever show to a sold-out Arena Armeec in Sofia, Bulgaria on March 23. The lineup of musicians performing at the event included: * Zakk Wylde (BLACK LABEL SOCIETY) * Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, ex-SEPULTURA) * Joey Belladonna (ANTHRAX) * Ross "The Boss" Friedman (ex-MANOWAR) * Udo Dirkschneider (U.D.O., ex-ACCEPT) * ...

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