Suicide Silence Guitarist Mark Heylmun: “This is for Mitch”

Suicide Silence guitarist Mark Heylmun has issued an update on the band’s forthcoming album with new vocalist Eddie Hermida (ex-All Shall Perish). It can be read below.   In a statement posted on Facebook, Heylmun said the record was being written in honor of the band’s late singer Mitch Lucker, who died one year ago … Read more Suicide Silence Guitarist Mark Heylmun: “This is for Mitch”

Kerry King Give Update On New Slayer Album

Canadian news site Metro recently caught up with Slayer guitarist Kerry King for an update on the band’s forthcoming album. A couple of excerpts from the chat can be found below. The new album will be the band’s follow-up to 2009’s ‘World Painted Blood’ and first without guitarist Jeff Hanneman, who died earlier this year … Read more Kerry King Give Update On New Slayer Album

Five Finger Death Punch Cover ‘House Of The Rising Sun’

Five Finger Death Punch have released the first instalment to a series of track-by-track rundown episodes for their forthcoming album “The Wrong Side Of Heaven And Righteous Side Of Hell” Volume 2. In part 1 of the series, the group discuss their cover of ‘House Of The Rising Sun.’ Check it out below.   Guitarist … Read more Five Finger Death Punch Cover ‘House Of The Rising Sun’

Footage Of Down’s First Performance With New Guitarist Bobby Landgraf

Down performed their first ever live show with Bobby Landgraf as their official guitarist at the recent Housecore Horror Film & Metal Festival in Austin, Texas. Fan-filmed footage of the event can be found below.   Landgarf, who originally served as Down’s guitar tech, was brought in to replace guitarist Kirk Windstein, who left the … Read more Footage Of Down’s First Performance With New Guitarist Bobby Landgraf

Former The Acacia Strain Songwriter/Guitarist Joins Legend

Former The Acacia Strain songwriter/guitarist Daniel ‘DL’ Laskiewicz has revealed he has joined Michigan hardcore/metal act Legend as the band’s full-time lead guitarist. A statement from both Laskiewicz and the band can be read below.   In a statement posted on Facebook, Laskiewicz revealed he would also be taking over has the band’s main songwriter: … Read more Former The Acacia Strain Songwriter/Guitarist Joins Legend

More Details On Killer Be Killed Revealed

Killer Be Killed – the new supergroup featuring Soulfly and Cavalera Conspiracy guitarist/vocalist Max Cavalera, The Dillinger Escape Plan’s Greg Puciato, Mastodon’s Troy Sanders and former The Mars Volta drummer Dave Elitch – have revealed further details on the project, as well as the first official photo of the band.   In a new press … Read more More Details On Killer Be Killed Revealed

Machine Head’s Robb Flynn Wants Fans Input For New Album

Machine Head guitarist/vocalist Robb Flynn has asked fans for input on what direction the band should take on their forthcoming album.   In his latest entry to his online blog series, ‘THE GENERAL JOURNALS: DIARY OF A FRONTMAN… AND OTHER RAMBLINGS,’ Flynn explained that he was constantly questioning what he wanted: “Do I want a … Read more Machine Head’s Robb Flynn Wants Fans Input For New Album