Category Archives: Updates

Tool on the horizon?

Posted by on October 24, 2014

Well, this is progress. A few weeks ago, Tool’s webmaster said that writing and arrangement sessions for the band’s fifth full length album were “progressing nicely.” Guitarist Adam Jones added to the intrigue by Instagramming a picture of a song diagram with the hashtag #smokeonthehorizon. Early this morning, he Instagrammed another pic with the same […]

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Black Sabbath to disband after next album

Posted by on October 24, 2014

It’s been four years since Ozzy Osbourne’s last solo album, Scream, and it’s pretty safe to say that no one’s clamoring for another solo album from the Ozzman unless we’re talking about something on the level of 1991′s No More Tears. That’s not stopping Ozzy from returning to his solo career after releasing another Black Sabbath album, […]

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Skeletonwitch vocalist to miss upcoming tour dates

Posted by on October 22, 2014

If you were planning on catching on Athens, Ohio’s blackened thrash powerhouse Skeletonwitch on one of their upcoming tour dates, don’t be surprised or upset if you happen to notice something missing from their live set: vocals. It appears that vocalist Chance Garnette will have to sit out for the remainder of their tour supporting Amon Amarth […]

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Anti-Mortem’s Zain Smith explains break-up

Posted by on October 21, 2014

The news came out that Anti-Mortem broke up yesterday, leaving us all scratching our heads. The Oklahoma band played a show less than a week ago, and they released their debut album with Nuclear Blast, New Southern, earlier this year. What happened? Guitarist Zain Smith gave Metal Insider some more details about the recent break-up: “Everything […]

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Slayer pizza chef returns with Exodus pork belly

Posted by on October 21, 2014

We already know that Chef John Hurkes likes metal, but he must really like Gary Holt. The chef, who came up with Slayer pizza last month has returned with his Exodus pork belly blood feast. If that sounds like a little too much blood, you’re simply not that metal. He reached out to us saying “After almost […]

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