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TESTAMENT: New Album Pushed Back To Late April/Early May

Earlier this week, In The Now magazine conducted an interview with vocalist Chuck Billy of San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT during the band's U.S. tour with ANTHRAX and DEATH ANGEL. You can now watch the chat below. TESTAMENT has tapped Gene "The Atomic Clock" Hoglan (ex-DARK ANGEL, ex-STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, FEAR FACTORY, DETHKLOK) to ...

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HELMET: 'So Long' Video Released

HELMET's video for the song "So Long" can be viewed below. The clip was directed by feature-film producer Eddie Granillo ("Interstate", "The Craving") and produced by Keptone Filmz. The footage was shot last April during the band's Metalliance Tour with ST VITUS, CROWBAR, KYLESA, RED FANG, HOWL and ATLAS MOTH. "So Long" comes off HELMET's ...

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TESTAMENT Taps Drummer GENE HOGLAN For Select Dates On ANTHRAX Tour

San Francisco Bay Area thrashers TESTAMENT have tapped Gene "The Atomic Clock" Hoglan (ex-DARK ANGEL, ex-STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, FEAR FACTORY, DETHKLOK) to join them on the road for select dates on their upcoming co-headlining tour with ANTHRAX. Gene will sit behind the kit for TESTAMENT from October 28 through November 13; the remainining dates will ...

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P.O.D. Signs With RAZOR & TIE

Razor & Tie has announced the signing of the Christian hard rockers P.O.D. (PAYABLE ON DEATH) to an exclusive, multi-album, worldwide deal. The band's as-yet-untitled new album will see the band reunited with longtime producer Howard Benson who also helmed the group's massive "Satellite" CD and has worked on major hit releases for such artists ...

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ARCH/MATHEOS Films 'Midnight Serenade' Video

ARCH/MATHEOS the new progressive rock band featuring FATES WARNING/OSI guitarist Jim Matheos and former FATES WARNING singer John Arch recently filmed a video for the song "Midnight Serenade" with director David Brodsky of MyGoodEye (DEVIN TOWNSEND, HELMET, IN THIS MOMENT). The track comes off the group's debut album, "Sympathetic Resonance", which sold around 1,800 copies ...

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TESTAMENT Taps Drummer JOHN TEMPESTA For ANTHRAX Tour

San Francisco Bay Area thrashers TESTAMENT have tapped their former drummer John Tempesta (EXODUS, WHITE ZOMBIE, ROB ZOMBIE, HELMET, THE CULT) to sit behind the kit for the band's upcoming U.S. tour with ANTHRAX and DEATH ANGEL. The trek is scheduled to kick off on October 14 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Due to a "serious ...

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STEVEN TYLER Talks 'American Idol' At BOSTON COMMON Party (Video)

AEROSMITH frontman and "American Idol" judge Steven Tyler attended Boston Common magazine's summer bash this past Wednesday at the House of Blues in Boston, Massachusetts. The rocker wore a Boston police motorcycle helmet and wailed, "I'm baaaaaaaaaaaaaack," on the red carpet. He even took time to serenade TV reporter Sara Underwood's baby bump with "I ...

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In Tides And Drifts - GOES CUBE

I first came across the Brooklyn-based trio GOES CUBE a couple of years ago while the band was on tour in support of their last album, "Another Day Has Passed". The band immediately grabbed me with their organic and incredibly thunderous live sound. I walked away from that show praising the band for their ability ...

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DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED To Present Silent Auction In Seattle

On April 23, DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED — the band led by VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES bassist Duff McKagan — will rock out at Neumos in Seattle to celebrate the release of their new CD, "The Taking" (release date April 19 via Armoury Records) and host a silent auction benefiting the VA Puget Sound Health Care ...

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SAINT VITUS: Quality Denver Footage Available

"Superskum" (web site) has uploaded quality video footage of doom metal legends SAINT VITUS performing a brand new song, "Blessed Night" (which the band has been playing for the past few months) on March 29, 2011 in Denver, Colorado during the 2011 Metalliance Tour with HELMET, CROWBAR, RED FANG, KYLESA, THE ATLAS MOTH ...

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HELMET: Quality Denver Footage Available

Quality fan-filmed video footage of HELMET's March 29, 2011 performance at the Summit Music Hall in Denver, Colorado during the Metalliance Tour with ST VITUS, CROWBAR, KYLESA, RED FANG, HOWL and ATLAS MOTH can be viewed below. HELMET released a new full-length album, "Seeing Eye Dog", on September 7. The band's first LP since 2006's ...

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P.O.D. Files Lawsuit Against Record Label

Billboard.com reports that Christian rockers P.O.D. are suing their record label, Tennessee-based INO Records, claiming that the company breached its contract by refusing to pay the band a $400,000 advance for its next album. According to the lawsuit, which was filed in Nashville, the group informed the label in November that it was ...

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HELMET: Montreal Footage Available

HardTimes.ca has uploaded video footage of HELMET's October 19, 2010 performance at Studio Juste Pour Rire in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. You can now watch it below. HELMET released a new full-length album, "Seeing Eye Dog", on September 7. The band's first LP since 2006's critically acclaimed "Monochrome" and its seventh album overall was ...

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RED FANG: New Song Available For Streaming

"Dirt Wizard", a brand new song from Portland, Oregon's RED FANG, is available for streaming using the audio player below (courtesy of AltPress.com). The track comes off the band's new album, "Murder The Mountains" will be released in North America on April 12 (April 18 internationally) on CD, 12-inch vinyl, and deluxe digital ...

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