Tag Archives: Static X

Rogue Records looking to crowdfund supergroup compilation album

Posted by on June 3, 2014

Metal label Rogue Records doesn’t have a particularly large or well-known roster (Synthetic Breed, Means End, Humanity’s Last Breath and Dischordia are a few of it’s bands), but what they lack in size, they make up for in ambition. The label announced today that starting next week, they’ll be launching an Indiegogo campaign to fund […]

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Metal Insider’s top 5: Bands that continued despite legal issues with members

Posted by on April 7, 2014

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. When As I Lay Dying singer Tim Lambesis was arrested on suspicion of hiring a hitman to kill his wife last year, many were shocked, but likely none more than the remaining members of the band. Late on […]

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Soulfly streaming new album ‘Savages’ ahead of release date

Posted by on September 27, 2013

The official release date for Soulfly’s forthcoming album Savages is quickly approaching but Nuclear Blast just couldn’t wait until October 1 to get the material out there. They are streaming the entire release now online with Metal Hammer. Savages features guest appearances by Neil Fallon of Clutch, Mitch Harris of Napalm Death and Jamie Hanks of I […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Defunct Touring Festivals

Posted by on July 8, 2013

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. Last week, Gigantour kicked off its fifth installment and Mayhem Fest is well into gear. And while the summer is packed with other treks like the Summer Slaughter Tour, the All Stars Tour, and other tours (hell, even the Warped […]

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Ministry Have Gone To The Dogs For New Album

Posted by on June 18, 2013

It was only last year that Ministry released Relapse, but their 13th album, From Beer to Eternity, will be coming out in September on their own 13th Planet Records. “But wait,” you might be thinking, “wasn’t Relapse supposed to be their last?” Well yeah, but Al Jourgensen zigs where others zag, and in his words, “I had no […]

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Static-X Is Finished… Again

Posted by on June 10, 2013

Last year, Wayne Static announced that he was reforming Static-X two years after initially putting the band on ice. And after a few tours and lineup changes, Static is once again claiming the band is kaput. During an interview with The Gauntlet (watch it in its entirety below), Wayne states that Static-X has come to […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Most Bizarre Reunions

Posted by on January 28, 2013

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. Crazy to think how within a few hours, we suddenly had TWO Black Flag reunions to choose from. Hell, even one version of the punk icons plan to record a new album. But the circumstances of the multiple Black Flags […]

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Static-X Pulls Out Of Remaining Tour Dates

Posted by on October 8, 2012

Did you see Static-X play in Flint, MI this past Saturday? If so, you didn’t know it at the time, but you saw one of the band’s last shows of 2012. The band have pulled out of the last six dates of their current headlining tour. The reason stated was that Wayne Static has to […]

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New Version Of Static-X Already Goes Through First Lineup Change

Posted by on September 5, 2012

Well that was fast. Roughly two months after Wayne Static announced he was “reforming” Static-X, it’s been revealed that they’ve already parted ways with bassist Brent Ashley. According to The Gauntlet, Ashley (who also previously was in Wayne’s solo band) confirmed the news via the following post on Facebook: “Well I guess I’ll just let […]

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Static-X Officially Announces Tour With Emmure And Ill Nino

Posted by on August 30, 2012

Tony Campos may not want to tour with Wayne Static, but apparently Emmure and Ill Nino sure do. Though dates started to leak out a while ago, the “reunited” Static-X have confirmed that they will indeed be touring with Emmure and Ill Nino this fall. This leg of the Noise Revolution Tour kicks off Cheyenne, […]

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