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SOULFLY Mainman Discusses Upcoming Album

For the past month, SOULFLY mainman Max Cavalera has been holed up inside his home in Arizona writing songs for the band's next album, recording demos, and letting his creativity flow. The following question-and-answer session with Max was posted on the group's official web site, SoulflyWeb.com: Q: So, Max, how have you been ...

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SEPULTURA: 'Dante XXI' Certified Gold In Cyprus

SEPULTURA's "Dante XXI" album has been certified gold in Cyprus, according to a posting on the group's official web site. The band is on the road in Europe at the moment and will be presented with the gold disc on March 30 in Nicosia, when the tour hits Cyprus. In other news, check out recent ...

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SEPULTURA: Live Video From Germany Posted Online

A video clip of SEPULTURA performing their track "Convicted in Life" on Thursday, March 8 at the Musikzentrum in Hannover, Germany has been posted online at YouTube.com. In other news, SEPULTURA has added two Greek dates to its current European tour. Support at the shows is coming from Israeli metallers BETZEFER and South ...

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SEPULTURA Films 'Ostia' Video; Photos Available

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA have finished filming the second video from their "Dante XXI" album, for the song "Ostia". The clip was shot this past Saturday (March 3) at a studio in São Paulo prior to the band's departure for their European tour. During the week, the video crew and the main actor shot the outdoor ...

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SEPULTURA: New Live Video Posted Online

A short video clip of SEPULTURA performing their classic track "Roots Bloody Roots" on Tuesday, March 6 at the Debaser Medis club in Stockholm, Sweden has been posted online at YouTube.com. SEPULTURA completed its first North American tour in nearly four years in December. Support at the shows came from SWORN ENEMY, DIECAST ...

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SEPULTURA: New Rehearsal Video Footage Posted Online

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA are currently rehearsing for their upcoming European headlining tour, which is scheduled to kick off on March 6 in Stockholm. Support at the shows will come from Israeli metallers BETZEFER and South Africa's FOREVER WILL BURN. Check out video clips of SEPULTURA rehearsing for the tour: "Boycott" (video) "Activist" (

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SEPULTURA: Mexican Dates Cancelled

SEPULTURA's previously announced Mexican dates — Chihuahua on February 17 and Aguascalientes on February 18 — were cancelled, reportedly due to visa/immigration issues (although this has not be officially confirmed). No further information is currently available. SEPULTURA completed its first North American tour in nearly four years in December. Support at the shows came from ...

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SOULFLY Mainman Performs 'Jumpdafuckup' In Russia; Video Available

SOULFLY mainman Max Cavalera made a special guest appearance with the popular Russian hardcore group FAQ on January 11, 2007 in Moscow, Russia at the Shadow Club. Cavalera performed "Molotov", "Jumpdafuckup" and the FAQ original track "The Killing Song", to which he also contributed vocals in the studio for inclusion on FAQ's upcoming album, "Circus ...

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SEPULTURA Confirmed For Slovenia's METALCAMP Festival

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA have been confirmed for the Metalcamp 2007 festival, set to take place July 16-21, 2007 in Tolmin, Slovenia. More than 80 bands will perform on two stages over the course of five days of live music. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): AMON AMARTH ARS MORIENDI BLIND ...

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SOULFLY To Hit South America In April

SOULFLY's official web site has been updated with the following message: "There's many new things to say with this post. First, we'll start off with the best information; SOULFLY shows. In April, SOULFLY plans to undertake a small South American tour to countries such as Mexico, Argentina, and Chile. However, exact dates for ...

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SEPULTURA: More European Tour Details Available

More information has been released about Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA's upcoming European headlining tour, which is scheduled to kick off in March. Tentative dates so far are as follows; Mar. 10 - CZR - Prag - Rock Café Mar. 11 - D - Karlsruhe - Substage Mar. 13 - F - Paris - La Locomotive Mar. ...

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Outcast - EKTOMORF

After a decade of releasing albums and numerous European tours, it's nothing short of amazing that the best EKTOMORF can come up with on their seventh release is such a ridiculous ripoff of the Max Cavalera school of simpler-is-better mono-thrash. It's not a passing resemblance, it's not an occasional inflection — it sounds like this ...

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METAL INJECTION Uploads 30 Hours Of Footage Into 'Video Vault'

Metal Injection has uploaded over 30 hours of archival footage into its "Video Vault". Before becoming the first metal video-on-demand network, "Overdose", Metal Injection would release weekly episodic episodes featuring the best in underground videos as well as interviews with today's big stars and up-and-comers. All of these episodes are now available in the "Video ...

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SOULFLY Guitarist RIZZO Announces New Solo Dates

SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo will be taking his shredding skills to the West Coast for the first time to let more metalheads thrash to his trademark sound. Newly scheduled Rizzo solo shows are as follows: Jan. 12 - Boston, MA - TBA Jan. 13 - Lowell, MA - Rusty G's Jan. 18 - Anaheim, CA ...

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SOULFLY Drummer 'Looking Back At A Very Intense Year'

SOULFLY drummer Joe Nunez has issued the following update: "After our return from the Gigantour with MEGADETH, ARCH ENEMY, and CALIBAN in Australia, I took a deep breath and found myself looking back at a very intense year, 2006. SOULFLY had hit the globe with 'Dark Ages', and the touring was non-stop. More and more ...

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Death-Rapper NECRO To Make European Live Debut In London

After building a rabid following across America, the critically acclaimed Brooklyn death-rapper NECRO has set his sights on Europe before he knuckles down to work on his new album. NECRO will premier his "Drugs, Gory Death and Sex Tour" at a special one-night-only headline show at The Scala, Kings Cross, London on January 11, 2007. ...

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SOULFLY's MAX CAVALERA Schedules Guest Appearance In Russia

SOULFLY/ex-SEPULTURA frontman Max Cavalera will make a special guest appearance with Paul Filipenko of the popular Russian group FAQ on January 11, 2007 in Moscow, Russia. No further details are currently available. SOULFLY recently completed a U.S. tour in support of its latest album, "Dark Ages", available now on Roadrunner Records. The follow-up to 2004's ...

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E-FORCE: Studio Update

E-FORCE, the band featuring former VOIVOD bassist/vocalist Eric Forrest, recently entered the studio in Toulouse, France with producer Patrick Freidrich to begin recording its sophomore album, tentatively due in early 2007 via France's Thundering Records. Forrest has sent the following recording update to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "We have been just doing the tracks on the weekend, which ...

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