Category Archives: Updates

First lawsuits filed in SXSW crash

Posted by on December 19, 2014

Last year, the annual South by Southwest festival was marred by tragedy when a car smashed through a barricade, tearing down a crowded street and killing four. Now the Associated Press is reporting that the first round of lawsuits have been filed by the family of one of the victims. Steven Cranmehr, a Dutch music industry executive, […]

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Chris Broderick speaks out about leaving Megadeth, confirms he’s working on new project with Shawn Drover

Posted by on December 18, 2014

Fans were already shocked when drummer Shawn Drover announced his departure from Megadeth. That’s why the amazement was doubled when guitarist Chris Broderick jumped ship roughly a day later. And last night, the guitarist not only spoke out for the first time about why he left Megadeth, but also revealed plans for a new project […]

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All star metal band Teenage Time Killer sign with Rise Records

Posted by on December 17, 2014

Teenage Time Killer has been in the works for some time now, but the all-star project featuring Corrosion of Conformity’s Mike Dean and Reed Mullin alongside a wide-ranging cast of contributors now has a label – Rise Records. The instrumental portions of the album were recorded at Dave Grohl’s Studio 606, so it’s a given […]

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36 Crazyfists unveil artwork, album release date

Posted by on December 16, 2014

It’s been years since Alaskan band 36 Crazyfists have released an album. In fact, five, by the time their sixth album, Time and Trauma is released. The  band have released the album artwork for the album, as well as its release date. It will be out on February 17th on Spinefarm Records. The artwork is sort […]

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GWAR score an A.V. Undercover hat trick

Posted by on December 15, 2014

Back in 2012, it almost seemed like an anomaly when GWAR covered Kansas’ “Carry On, Wayward Son” for The Onion’s A.V. Undercover series. Sandwiched at the end of the series, it almost seemed like the  band snuck in amongst the indie rockers that populated the rest of the series, in which a band covers another […]

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