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SEPULTURA Comment On Drummer IGOR CAVALERA's Departure

The remaining members of SEPULTURAAndreas Kisser (guitar), Paulo Xisto Pinto Jr. (bass), and Derick Green (vocals) — have issued the following statement regarding the departure of drummer Igor Cavalera: "Since the beginning of SEPULTURA the ideas of the band were based on the open mindedness, a strong attitude, and the belief in what ...

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SEPULTURA Vow To Continue Despite IGOR CAVALERA's Departure

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA have yet to comment on yesterday's announcement that their drummer and co-founder, Igor Cavalera, has left the group due to "artistic differences." However, according to a posting on the band's official web site, guitarist Andreas Kisser, Derrick Green and Paulo Xisto Jr. have vowed to continue with the group despite this major ...

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It's Official: Drummer IGOR CAVALERA Quits SEPULTURA

Drummer Igor Cavalera has officially announced his departure from SEPULTURA (as exclusively reported by BLABBERMOUTH.NET on January 13, 2006 and subsequently denied by both the band and Igor). In a statement released today (June 12) to the Brazilian media, Igor attributed the split to "artistic incompatibility" with his SEPULTURA bandmates — guitarist Andreas ...

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SOULFLY: New Live Video Posted Online

A six-minute live video of SOULFLY performing the songs "Roots Bloody Roots", "Jumpdafuckup", and "Bring It" to thousands of metalheads on Monday, June 5 at the Pinkpop festival in the Netherlands has been posted online at YouTube.com. In related news, a performance-only music video of APOCALYPTICA's new single "Repressed" — featuring guest appearances ...

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MAX CAVALERA Slams 'Fake' SEPULTURA

Ex-SEPULTURA/current SOULFLY frontman Max Cavalera has slammed the current touring version of his former band as "fake" and has reiterated his desire to one day take part in a reunion of the group's classic lineup. When asked during a Sirius Satellite Radio interview last month if there have been talks between him and the guys ...

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SEPULTURA: New Touring Drummer Revealed?

According to Brazil's 89 FM, SEPULTURA are rumored to have selected Jean Dolabella (ex-UDORA) as their new touring drummer following Roy Mayorga's (ex-SOULFLY) decision to join STONE SOUR as a full-time member. SEPULTURA founding member and drummer Igor Cavalera announced earlier in the year that he was taking a break from the group's ...

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SOULFLY Mainman's 'Maximum Cavalera Radio' To Air On SIRIUS SATELLITE

Sirius Satellite Radio's Hard Attack (Sirius 27) has announced the upcoming airing of MAXimum CAVALERA Radio, a two-part aural slaying through the mouth and ears of the Brazilian metal warrior Max Cavalera, who founded the bands SEPULTURA and SOULFLY. Part 1, "The Best of Cavalera", hosted by Hard Attack's José, explores Max's musical dominations, how ...

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SEPULTURA To Guest On SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO's 'Bloody Roots'

SEPULTURA members Andreas Kisser and Derrick Green will be the featured guests on "Bloody Roots" (hosted by author Ian Christe) on Sirius Satellite Radio's Hard Attack on Tuesday, May 16 beginning at 9:00 p.m. EST. "Hear the greatest international success story in metal from the horses' mouths, as we replay tracks covering the band's epic ...

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Updated: SEPULTURA To Guest On Next Weekend's 'Headbanger's Ball'

According to an SPV Records representative, Andreas Kisser and Derrick Green from SEPULTURA will be the featured guests on next Saturday's (May 20) "Headbanger's Ball" episode. "Headbanger's Ball" airs Saturday nights between 10:00 p.m. and midnight EST on MTV2. [NOTE: Tonight's guests are BURST, ***NOT*** SEPULTURA.] As previoulsly reported, SEPULTURA's video for the track "Convicted ...

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SEPULTURA To Guest On MTV2's 'Headbanger's Ball'

SEPULTURA members Andreas Kisser (guitar) and Derrick Green (vocals) will be making the trek from Brazil to New York City next week to be guests of MTV2's "Headbanger's Ball". Look for an edited version of the controversial video for "Convicted in Life" to appear on the show soon. A confirmed date for the guest appearance ...

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SOULFLY Guitarist RIZZO Schedules In-Store Appearances

SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo will be making several free in-store appearances during the band's U.S. tour next week that will consist of Marc performing and doing a question-and-answer and autograph session. All in-store appearances begin at 7:00 p.m. at the following locations: May 09 - Dave Phillips Music - 622 Union Blvd, Allentown, PA May ...

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APOCALYPTICA: Upcoming Releases Detailed

Finnish cello-rockers APOCALYPTICA have revealed the track listing for their upcoming releases: The single "Repressed", featuring Max Cavalera from SOULFLY and Matt Tuck from BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE (due on May 19); and the two-CD "best of" collection "Amplified - A Decade of Reinventing The Cello" and the accompanying double-DVD set, "The Life Burns Tour", ...

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SOULFLY: 'Innerspirit' Video Posted Online

SOULFLY's video for the track "Innerspirit" has been posted online at this location. The clip was filmed during SOULFLY's recent European tour and features a guest appearance by Nemanja "Coyote" Kojic of the Serbian metal band EYESBURN. "Innerspirit" comes off SOULFLY's latest album, "Dark Ages", which is available now on Roadrunner Records. The ...

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APOCALYPTICA's EICCA Talks About Upcoming 'Best Of' CD

APOCALYPTICA's official web site has been updated with an interview with the band's Eicca about the group's upcoming 10-year anniversary "best of" CD and DVD, "Amplified - A Decade of Reinventing the Cello", due on May 26. A few excerpts from the chat follow: Q: Is this new release going to be released through the ...

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SOULFLY: More Tour Dates Announced

SOULFLY have added more dates to their current itinerary. Their schedule is shaping up as follows: w/ A PERFECT MURDER, MANNTIS, INCITE: Apr. 21 - Anaheim, CA - House Of Blues Apr. 22 - West Hollywood, CA - Whisky A Go-Go Apr. 23 - San Francisco, CA - The Filmore Apr. 25 - Sacramento, CA ...

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