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Monthly Archives: June 2014

Hammerfall releases trailer for upcoming (r)Evolution, teases first single

Posted by on June 30, 2014

It has already been three years since their last studio release Infected, and Swedish power metallers Hammerfall are finally returning with their upcoming album (r)Evolution. As their first album to feature their mascot Hector since 2009, (r)Evolution is promised to be a hungrier album, and according to guitarist Oscar Dronjak,”sorta smells a bit like the […]

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Case dismissed against King 810 singer

Posted by on June 30, 2014

The  last we heard from King 810, half of its members had been arrested for beating up a man in their hometown of Flint. Then vocalist David Gunn’s charges appeared to be upgraded to “assault with intent to murder” for the October 2013 incident that left a man in critical condition. That appeared to put […]

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Would you see Black Sabbath for $4.28? UK fans are

Posted by on June 30, 2014

Last year, Black Sabbath toured for the first time in years in support of 13. If you were lucky enough to see the band, you probably paid dearly for it. However, for their show coming up this Friday at BST Hyde Park in Britain that Tony Iommi said might be their last show ever, tickets were […]

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Jerry Only countersues Glenn Danzig over Misfits trademark

Posted by on June 30, 2014

Remember when Misfits used to make music? They still do, but they’re much more known for their skull logo and lawsuits these days. Mainly because the logo is everywhere, and the band members are suing each other over it. A few months ago, former Misfit and cat fancier Glenn Danzig sued current Misfits bassist/vocalist and Jerry Only […]

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Marilyn Manson’s Russian shows canceled

Posted by on June 30, 2014

It’s been a while since Marilyn Manson has shocked anyone here in America. However, that’s not the case in the Soviet Union, where two of his three scheduled shows were canceled, one due to a bomb threat and the other by religious extremists. The band’s show this past Friday (27) was canceled to a bomb […]

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Coheed and Cambria save fan from eviction

Posted by on June 30, 2014

So you think that it doesn’t pay to be a superfan of a band? Try telling that to Mississippi’s Cyndi Crouch, who’s a huge Coheed and Cambria fan. She’d been a fan of the band for the past decade, but meeting them two years ago made her a superfan. She co-moderated a fanbase and is […]

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Kirk Windstein doesn’t want a Pantera reunion either

Posted by on June 30, 2014

Crowbar guitarist Kirk Windstein was never in Pantera, but having been in Down with Phil Anselmo for so long, he’s certainly entitled to his opinion about the band. That’s why he weighed in on whether or not he’d want there to be a reunion, perhaps brought on by Zakk Wylde jamming on Pantera’s “I’m Broken” […]

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It’s been two years since Randy Blythe was arrested

Posted by on June 30, 2014

Even before he was arrested in Prague, we were fans of Lamb of God vocalist Randy Blythe’s Instagram account. It turns out that he embraces the social network as a sort of diary. It also turns out that he’s a great writer and a pretty incredible photographer. However, it was the time between his arrest and […]

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Ice-T’s grandson charged with involuntary manslaughter

Posted by on June 30, 2014

TMZ reports that last week, Body Count vocalist Ice-T’s grandson, Elyjah Marrow, was arrested and charged with involuntary manslaughter after accidentally shooting and killing his roommate. The 19 year-old was apparently playing around with a handgun in his Georgia apartment when it went off, wounding roommate Daryus Johnson. Police found Johnson unconscious at the apartment, […]

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So Suge Knight and Katt Williams walk into a Trash Talk show… [Updated]

Posted by on June 30, 2014

Perhaps it’s  because L.A.’s Trash Talk is on hip hop collective Odd Future’s label. Maybe it’s because they wanted to see if the “bubbling” craze has caught on in North America. Maybe because it was a free show that was sponsored by portable vaporizer G Pen. Or perhaps it’s just because they’re that hardcore. Regardless, […]

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