Author: David Castagno

Adrenaline Mob Sign With Century Media “Men Of Honor” To Be Released February 18, 2014

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ADRENALINE MOB featuring Russell Allen, Mike Orlando, John Moyer, and new drummer A.J Pero have signed a North American deal with Century Media which connects with their existing ex U.S deal with the label to create a worldwide pact. The initial release in this deal will be the band’s second full length album, MEN OF… Read more »


Cinquanta: A Special Evening With Puscifer, A Perfect Circle And Failure Slated For May 10 At The Greek Theatre

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Dec. 3, 2013, Los Angeles – Cinquanta, Maynard James Keenan’s 50th birthday celebration featuring performances from Puscifer, A Perfect Circle and Failure, has been confirmed for May 10 at The Greek Theatre in Los Angeles (http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/09004B7ACBDF6603). “Making it to the half century mark can be equal parts daunting and relieving,” explained Keenan. “I figured I… Read more »


Five Finger Death Punch Soars To #1

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On The Active Rock Chart With “Battle Born,” The First Single From The Newly Released ‘The Wrong Side Of Heaven And The Righteous Side Of Hell – Vol. 2’ Which Has Entered The  Billboard Top 200 Albums Chart At #2 – Marks The Rock Band’s Second Top Two Album Within Four Months This Year Tweet it: FIVE FINGER… Read more »


The Vintage Caravan Release Second Album Trailer!

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Icelandic rockers THE VINTAGE CARAVAN have released the second video trailer for their upcoming debut album Voyage. Check out the clip in which they discuss the making of their “Expand Your Mind” music video here: Voyage will be made available on January 10 (Europe) and January 21, 2014 (North America). The stunning artwork created by artist Alex… Read more »


NILE: North American Tour in 2014 Announced!

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The reigning kings of technical historically-themed brutality, NILE, will tour the United States once again this April and May with 27 shows supported by three of the best local bands in every market. NILE will play a massive set with music spanning their entire prolific career, including several never-performed-before-live songs. Exclusive pre-sale tickets are available now at EnterTheVault.com…. Read more »


Randy Rhoads Birthday Celebration

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BIRTHDAY TRIBUTE OPEN HOUSE & LIVE MUSIC BY SURPRISE GUESTS DECEMBER 6 & 7,2013 FREE EVENT – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC – 4PM TO 9PM HOLLYWOOD, CA (December 1, 2013) – Come celebrate the Late, Great Randy Rhoads birthday with his family this week at Kathy Rhoads D’Argenzio and her husband Richard D’Argenzio’s wine tasting… Read more »


Carcass: Limited, “Vomit-Inducing” ‘Reek of Putrefaction’ LP Re-Issue Available on Black Friday (Nov. 29th)

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On Black Friday (Nov. 29th), a special “vomit-inducing” LP re-issue of CARCASS’ debut album, Reek of Putrefaction, will be available at participating retailers in the USA. Featuring the original banned artwork of autopsy photographs collected from medical journals, this Reek of Putrefaction LP comes tastefully wrapped in “black body bag” shrink-wrap with an assortment of… Read more »


Devin Townsend Project: Limited Lucky Animals “Live From The Retinal Circus” 10″ Available on Black Friday (Nov. 29th)

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Last month, the DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT released The Retinal Circus, an epic recording of Hevy Devy’s sold-out show at the Roundhouse in London in 2012. On Black Friday (Nov. 29th), a white 10″ with two tracks from this special live extravaganza will be available at participating retailers in the USA. Entitled Lucky Animals “Live From… Read more »


Carcass: “Surgical Steel” Named Album of the Year by Decibel Magazine!

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Surgical Steel, the new album from British extreme metal legends CARCASS, has been named the best album of 2013 in the latest issue of Decibel Magazine! This is just one of several recent victories for CARCASS. Upon its release Surgical Steel came in at #41 on the US Billboard Top 200 Chart, just narrowly avoiding… Read more »


IK Multimedia adds SampleMoog™ Mobile Edition and Inter-App Audio in SampleTank for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

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New version of SampleTank for iOS adds availability of the SampleMoog™ collection of instruments – the most sought after vintage and modern Moog synthesizers of all time November 26, 2013 – IK Multimedia, the leader in mobile music-creation apps and accessories for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, is pleased to announce a new version of… Read more »


Melechesh – Ashmedi Featured on Canadian TV!

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With the release of their sixth album scheduled for 2014 via Nuclear Blast, Sumerian Black/Thrash Metal pioneers MELECHESH,  present an interview with mainman Ashmedi. The interview, which was featured on Canadian TV show “The Cool Guy Files”, was conducted in 2011 while MELECHESH was on tour in North America. You can watch the entire episode with Ashmedi below: MELECHESH are… Read more »


Affiance Announce South African Tour in March 2014 Currently on US Tour with Protest The Hero

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Cleveland’s Affiance are currently on the road with Protest The Hero and have just announced their first tour of South Africa to kick off March 22, 2014! Dates are below. Singer Dennis Tvrdik checked in from the road to say, “We never thought we would have the opportunity to play music overseas, let alone in Africa! Super… Read more »


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