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NEURAXIS Announces New Guitarist

Montreal-based NEURAXIS has announced the addition of guitarist Will Seghers as a permanent member. Guitarist Rob Milley comments: "After completing our U.S./Canadian tours as live guitarist, Will proved to be the right choice for us. Musically, he is a very good guitar player. Personally, we get along well and he's easy to work with. I'm ...

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NIFELHEIM/VULCANO: Split 7" Single Details Revealed

I Hate Records has set a November 30 release date for the long-awaited NIFELHEIM/VULCANO split seven-inch single. The single will be made available in a limited-edition black-vinyl version of 900 copies and in a die-hard version, limited to 100 copies. The track listing is as follows: VULCANO Side: 01. The Evil Always Return 02. Suffered ...

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VITAL REMAINS To Record New Album In December

Guitarist Tony Lazaro of VITAL REMAINS has issued the following update: "So our tour with the Swedes... DISMEMBER and GRAVE came to an end. We had a killer time out there and want to thank all the bands we shared the stage with... DISMEMBER, GRAVE, DEMIRICOUS and WITHERED. Thanks to all the metal fans that ...

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CHEMICAL VOMIT Announces New Bassist, Guitarist

Birmingham, England-based grindcore band CHEMICAL VOMIT has announced the addition of former bassist Aaron Thrasher and guitarist Naff Dawg to the group's ranks. CHEMICAL VOMIT's current lineup is as follows: Jason Vomit (INFANT BILE, ex-VOMIT) - Vocals Steven Pork (ex-ROTTING KORPSE) - Guitar / Vocals Aaron Thrasher (NEBULA RISING) - Bass Naff Dawg - Guitar ...

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SLAYER: 'Eyes Of The Insane' Single Due In November

SLAYER will be issuing an "Eyes of the Insane" two-part CD single and seven-inch vinyl in Europe on November 20 via Warner. The complete details are as follows: CD Single Part One: 01. Eyes of the Insane (album version) 02. Eyes of the Insane (live version) CD Single Part Two (Enhanced CD): 01. Eyes of ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH Says He Lied When He Said He'd Stopped Drinking

The U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine recently conducted an interview with former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow: Metal Hammer: So about that "AIDS Kills Fags Dead" t-shirt you wore in 1989… Sebastian: "I never usually talk about this but I read so much misinformation about it that I'm ...

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Stinking Up the Night - DEATH BREATH

Hats off to Relapse for another stellar year of quality extreme music releases. After blockbusters by MISERY INDEX, SKINLESS, SUFFOCATION, and FACEDOWNINSHIT, to name just a few, October 17th marks the release of an old school death metal monster called "Stinking Up the Night" by a Nicke Andersson (HELLACOPTERS, ex-ENTOMBED/NIHILIST) brainchild called DEATH BREATH. When ...

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P.O.D.: 'Greatest Hits (The Atlantic Years)' Details Revealed

Spiritual rockers P.O.D. (a.k.a. PAYABLE ON DEATH) began their rise in the late '90s with their unique brand of inspiring lyrics and driving metal, hip-hop, tribal, and reggae influences. With a 14-year career under their belts, P.O.D. has logged a remarkable array of achievements, including worldwide sales exceeding 7 million. Supported by their passionate fanbase ...

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DEATH BREATH Parts Ways With Bassist

DEATH BREATH, the new Swedish old-school death metal project featuring former ENTOMBED drummer and main songwriter Nicke Andersson (currently the frontman of his rock 'n' roll band THE HELLACOPTERS), has parted ways with bassist Magnus Hedquist. "The reasons for his departure are, shall we say, none of your business at the moment," the group writes ...

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ASESINO To Tour Mexico This Month

ASESINO — the death metal/grindcore project featuring ex-FEAR FACTORY/BRUJERIA guitarist Dino Cazares and STATIC-X bassist Tony Campos (on bass/vocals) — has lined up the following dates during October: Oct. 05 - Chapas Bar - Brownsville, TX Oct. 06 - IBEX Rock Bar - Monterrey, MEX Oct. 07 - Furgon - Torreon, MEX Oct. 14 - ...

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VADER: More Live Video Clips Posted Online

According to a posting on VADER's official web site, the Polish leg of the band's Blitzkrieg 4 Tour turned out to be "a great success! Panzer division VADER supported by TRAUMA, AZARATH and VESANIA played 11 gigs for around 6000 people! We had a great turnout in such places like Warsaw (750 people), Wroclaw (680), ...

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VADER: Brand New Live Footage Posted Online

Video footage of Polish death metallers VADER performing the tracks "Hellelyuah (God Is Dead)" and "Warlords" on September 17 in Warsaw, Poland has been posted online at YouTube.com. As previously reported, VADER's "Impressions in Blood" album entered the Polish national chart at position No. 8. The band's video for the song "Helleluyah (God ...

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THE HAUNTED Frontman: 'Idiots Make Me Wish I Was Gay'

THE HAUNTED frontman Peter Dolving has posted the following message on his MySpace page: "Idiots make me wish I was gay... "Because if I was gay all the people who hate me would have a fucking hemmorage of the brain to have accept there being this 6 foot 3 gay mutherfucker with a big mouth. ...

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Members of RIGOR MORTIS, GAMMACIDE, ROTTING CORPSE Form TEXAS METAL ALLIANCE

Members of several of Dallas/Fort Worth's most influential and pioneering metal bands will be performing together for a special one-time only gig as the TEXAS METAL ALLIANCE. This definitive old-school lineup includes Bruce Corbitt (vocals) and Casey Orr (bass) from RIGOR MORTIS; Rick Perry (guitar), Scott Shelby (guitar), and Allan Bovee (bass) from GAMMACIDE; Ed ...

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