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MUTINY WITHIN Parts Ways With ROADRUNNER RECORDS

New Jersey-based metallers MUTINY WITHIN have parted ways with Roadrunner Records after releasing one album through the label. The band is currently seeking a new record company home. The self-titled debut album from MUTINY WITHIN landed at position No. 41 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new ...

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REVOKER: Debut Album Title, Release Date Announced

REVOKER has set "Revenge For The Ruthless" as the title of its debut album, due on May 2 via Roadrunner Records. The CD was recently completed at Nott-In-Pill and Junkyard studios in Newport with producer Benji Webbe (SKINDRED). The Welsh quartet fuses dangerous thrash riffs with infectious choruses. Songs like "Stay Down" rise with anthemic ...

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'Heavy Aerobics': The 'Heaviest' Workout In The World

24-year-old Estonian female hard rock singer Marya Roxx (born Maarja Kivi) — who released her debut album, "Payback Time", in Europe last November — has issued the following update: "I am again in Estonia to be with my family and friends and I just discovered a great new workout — Heavy Aerobics [Heviaeroobika]! It takes ...

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MUTINY WITHIN: Performance Footage Of New Song Available

Fan-filmed video footage of New Jersey-based metallers MUTINY WITHIN performing a new song, "Embers", live for the first time on November 28, 2010 at Santos Party House in New York City can be viewed below. MUTINY WITHIN recently canceled its participation in the EPICA and NEVERMORE North American tours after parting ways with the band's ...

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EARTHEN GRAVE Nominated For CHICAGO MUSIC AWARD

Chicago-based metal band EARTHEN GRAVE has been nominated in the "Best New Entertainer" category at the 30th-anniversary edition of the Chicago Music Awards (CMA) — the first time a metal band has been nominated in the category. The CMAs honor and feature the best of Chicago entertainers in pop, classical, R&B, rock, reggae, gospel, jazz, ...

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SKINDRED: New Album Title Announced

Welsh "ragga metal" act SKINDRED has set "Union Black" as the title of its fourth album, due on May 2, 2011. The CD is currently being recorded at Britannia Row Studios in London with producer James Loughrey. Commented SKINDRED frontman Benji Webbe: "This is the first album we have written and recorded in the U.K. ...

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MARYA ROXX Signs With GLOBAL MUSIC

Global Music has announced the signing of 24-year-old Estonian female singer Marya Roxx (born Maarja Kivi). Roxx's debut album, "Payback Time", will be made available in Europe on November 5 (three days later in the U.K.). 2009 saw Marya Roxx turn from bass player with platinum-selling pop/rock sensation VANILLA NINJA into the credible rock/metal artist ...

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ROB ZOMBIE: U.K. Tour Dates Announced

ROB ZOMBIE is set for a return to the U.K. stage after a 12-year hiatus. Rob and his band — featuring John 5 (guitar), Piggy D (bass) and Joey Jordison (drums) — will play a string of six dates this coming February, finally bringing their visually-arresting, high-octane, pyro-laden, monster stage show to U.K. shores. Rob ...

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MUTINY WITHIN Pulls Out Of EPICA Tour

New Jersey-based metallers MUTINY WITHIN have pulled out their previously announced North American tour with Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers EPICA. Commented MUTINY WITHIN in a statement: "After weeks of discussions, we've decided to cancel our current touring plans in order to focus all of our efforts to writing the second MUTINY WITHIN album. "Touring with ...

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MUTINY WITHIN Pulls Out Of NEVERMORE Tour

New Jersey-based metallers MUTINY WITHIN have been forced to pull of the upcoming NEVERMORE U.S. tour after recently parting ways with their drummer, Bill Fore. Commented the band: "We're sorry to say that despite our best efforts, our plans to hit the road with NEVERMORE this month have sadly fallen through. "As many of you ...

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SKINDRED At U.K.'s SONISPHERE Festival: Behind-The-Scenes Footage

Behind-the-scenes footage from Welsh "ragga metal" act SKINDRED's appearance at the U.K. edition of the Sonisphere festival, which was held July 30 - August 1, 2010 at Knebworth Park, can be viewed below (courtesy of Rock Sound magazine). SKINDRED recently inked a worldwide publishing deal with BMG. The deal takes into account all songs written ...

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MUTINY WITHIN Covers AC/DC; Audio Available

New Jersey-based metallers MUTINY WITHIN have posted their cover version of the AC/DC classic "Highway To Hell" on their MySpace page. The track appears exlusively on Metal Hammer's AC/DC tribute bonus CD which was released to celebrate the 30th anniversary of AC/DC's classic "Back In Black" album. Also available is the song "Images ...

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SKINDRED Interviewed At U.K.'s SONISPHERE Festival

LiveTheScene.com conducted an interview with the Welsh "ragga metal" act SKINDRED at the U.K. edition of the Sonisphere festival, which was held July 30 - August 1, 2010 at Knebworth Park. Watch the chat below. SKINDRED recently inked a worldwide publishing deal with BMG. The deal takes into account all songs written by all four ...

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PARADISE LOST To Headline 'Jägermeister' Stage At U.K. OZZFEST

PARADISE LOST, JETTBLACK, BLACK SPIDERS and REVOKER have been confirmed to appear on the Jägermeister stage at the U.K. edition of Ozzy Osbourne's travelling festival, Ozzfest, which will be held on September 18 at London's O2 Arena. In addition to Ozzy, the main-stage lineup for the event will include KORN, MURDERDOLLS, STEEL PANTHER and SKINDRED. ...

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SKINDRED Signs Worldwide Publishing Deal With BMG

Welsh "ragga metal" act SKINDRED has inked a worldwide publishing deal with BMG. Commented SKINDRED's manager Seven Webster at 7pm Management: "We are really excited to be working with Tony Moss and the worldwide BMG team. "After all the nominations the band have received at various awards in the last couple of weeks, and seeing ...

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STEEL PANTHER Added To U.K. OZZFEST

The outrageous and popular '80s-style "hair" band STEEL PANTHER has been added to the U.K. edition of Ozzy Osbourne's travelling festival, Ozzfest, which will be held on September 18 at London's O2 Arena. In addition to Ozzy, the main-stage lineup for the event will include KORN, MURDERDOLLS and SKINDRED. There will also be a second ...

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MUTINY WITHIN: 'Lethean' Live Video Available

"Lethean", the new live video from New Jersey-based metallers MUTINY WITHIN, can be viewed below. MUTINY WITHIN recently parted ways with drummer Bill Fore and replaced him with 25-year-old "fellow Jerseyan" Chad Anthony. The band said in a statement, "It wasn't an easy decision [to split with Bill], but we wish him the best of ...

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REVOKER Signs With ROADRUNNER RECORDS

Roadrunner Records has announced the signing of the Welsh metal quartet REVOKER. Hailing from the depths of Wales' Rhymney Valley, the band will soon start work on its debut album with SKINDRED's Benji Webbe for an early 2011 release. For a vote of confidence in the band's bright future, look no further than Monte Conner, ...

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OZZFEST U.K.: More Details Revealed

Metal Hammer magazine has revealed more details about the U.K. edition of Ozzy Osbourne's travelling festival, Ozzfest, which will be held on September 18 at London's O2 Arena. In addition to Ozzy, the main-stage lineup for the event will include KORN, MURDERDOLLS and SKINDRED. A yet-to-be-announced act will open the main-stage festivities. There ...

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SKINDRED Interviewed At SLAM DUNK Festival

Dead Press! conducted an interview with Benji Webbe and Mikey Demus of Welsh ragga-metallers SKINDRED on May 30, 2010 at the Slam Dunk Festival in Leeds, United Kingdom. You can now listen to the chat below. "Shark Bites and Dog Fights", the latest mini-album from SKINDRED, sold around 2,000 copies in the United States in ...

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