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Monthly Archives: February 2011

Still Think Your Sentence Was Harsh, Vince Neil?

Posted by on February 28, 2011

Last week, Vince Neil claimed in an interview that he believed his recent prison sentence for a 2010 DUI to be “a little harsh.” Yes, because 15 days in prison and another 15 days under house arrest for a repeated DUI offender is too harsh. Well, if you’re like us then you’ll be disgusted to […]

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Judas Priest Add U.K. Leg To Final World Tour

Posted by on February 28, 2011

Judas Priest has added a U.K. leg to their final Epitaph Tour. Support will come from Queensryche and Rival Sons.

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The Red Chord, Gaza, Trap Them Announce More Tour Dates

Posted by on February 28, 2011

The Red Chord has announced more dates for their upcoming Spring tour with Gaza and Trap Them.

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Trent Reznor Wins An Oscar

Posted by on February 28, 2011

When it was first announced that Trent Reznor was going to be scoring the “Facebook” movie, it seemed both odd and awesome of a pairing. However, a Golden Globe win and countless critical praise later, the Nine Inch Nails frontman and co-composer Atticus Ross have won an Oscar. The two were on hand at the […]

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Slayer Cancel Soundwave Appearance As Araya Falls Ill

Posted by on February 27, 2011

Slayer just can’t catch a break lately. Minutes before they were set to take the stage to headline the Soundwave Festival in Sydney, Australia, singer and bassist Tom Araya was taken to a hospital, forcing the band to cancel their appearance. The Sydney Morning Herald reports that the band showed up at the venue mid-afternoon, […]

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Black Label Society Announce The Addition Of Type O Negative Drummer

Posted by on February 25, 2011

Black Label Society has reportedly parted ways with drummer William Hunt, who also drums in Evanescence. Hunt recorded drums on the group’s latest album Order Of The Black and had been a part of their touring lineup as well. It is not exactly clear what caused the split, but it’s a safe bet that Hunt’s […]

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High On Fire’s Matt Pike Provides Video Report On The Christchurch Earthquake

Posted by on February 25, 2011

As we reported earlier this week, High On Fire and The Melvins were literally a minute away from boarding a plane in Christchurch, New Zealand when a devastating 6.3 magnitude earthquake erupted. While no one in the bands were injured, the death toll has reportedly risen to 102 people. Both bands are still reportedly in […]

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In This Week’s Episode Of Dream Theater Drama…

Posted by on February 25, 2011

Mike Portnoy intensifies the drama between him and his former band Dream Theater once again. Back in December, Portnoy claimed that after reaching out to rejoin the band, DT told him no. Now it appears that they won’t even talked to their former drummer. When asked by fan via his official fan forum what will […]

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New Between The Buried And Me Song Streaming

Posted by on February 25, 2011

AltPress.com is streaming “Specular Reflection,” a new song from Between the Buried and Me. The six and a half minute song is taken from their Metal Blade debut EP, The Parralax: Hypersleep Dialogues, which will be released on April 12.

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Headbanger’s Brawl: Who Will Take Home The Golden Gods?

Posted by on February 25, 2011

Headbanger’s Brawl is a weekly column where Metal Insider’s Bram and Zach take a moment to debate and analyze two opposing sides of a topical issue occurring in the world of metal and/or the music industry. Yesterday, the nominees for the 3rd annual Revolver Golden Gods Award Show were announced. In the past, the show’s […]

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