Joey Jordison plays with S.O.A.D. - Gwar starts new CD - Rob Zombie to start new CD - Scorpions North American Tour 2012 - Weadeater Tour and more..!
SLIPKNOT drummer Joey Jordison joined SYSTEM OF A DOWN on stage on Wednesday, February 29 in Melbourne, Australia to perform the song "Suite-Pee". Fan-filmed video footage is available on youtube check it out.
Gwar have started working on new material for their next album. The band stated on Facebook:
There is no release date, no gory details but rest assured of one thing...GWAR is working on a new album, and it will be a tribute to their lost Scumdog brother, Flattus Maximus!"
War Of Ages have revealed that "Return To Life" is the title for their new album. It will be release on April 24th
Robzombie.com has revealed that a new album by the Zombie man is in the works and the band plans to enter the studio in June. The latest statement was:
"With the end of production on the new film The Lords of Salem coming soon, Rob will be returning to the studio with fellow band mates John 5, Piggy D and Ginger Fish for a brand new album.
Scorpions have announced headlining shows in the United States and Canada for this summer, which will follow their European dates. The tour is part of their farewell world tour, again, and also in support of their new CD Comeblack, a collection of re-recorded songs and cover versions.
The initial tour dates are the following with more to be announced:
June 8 - Reno, NV - Reno Events Center
June 9 - Mountain View, CA - Shoreline Amphitheater
June 11 - Salt Lake City, UT - USANA Amphitheatre
June 12 - Denver, CO - Red Rocks Amphitheatre
June 14 - Albuquerque, NM - Hard Rock Pavilion
June 15 - Phoenix, AZ - Comerica Theatre
June 17 - Tucson, AZ - Anselmo Valencia Amphitheater
June 20 - San Diego, CA - Valley View Center Arena
June 22 - Los Angeles, CA - Staples Center
June 23 - Las Vegas, NV - Thomas & Mack Center
June 27 - Grand Prairie, TX - Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
June 29 - Chicago, IL - Charter One Pavilion
June 30 - Milwaukee, WI - Summerfest
July 2 - Toronto, ON - Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
July 3 - Montreal, QC - Bell Centre
July 6 - Holmdel, NJ - PNC Bank Arts Center
July 7 - Wantagh, NY - Jones Beach Theater
July 11 - Philadelphia, PA - Mann Center for Performing Arts
July 12 - Washington D.C. - Merriweather Post Pavilion
Continuing with your maximumthreshold.net rockandmetalnewz report ...
The Moneychangers", the new video from Corrosion Of Conformity, can be viewed on youtube.
"The Moneychangers" comes off the band's new self-titled album which was released on February 28 via Candlelight Records.
For Today will be releasing the song "Fearless" on iTunes March 6th. The song is off the bands new album titled "Immortal". The new CD will be released May 22nd.
Jeff Loomis (ex-Nevermore Guitarist) has released a new video for the track "The Ultimatum". Tony MacAlpine guests on the track and the track comes from Loomis' new album titled "Plains Of Oblivion". "Plains Of Oblivion" will be released on April 10th.
Ex Lives, the new album from Every Time I Die is now streaming online in its entirety at the souncloud website. The album hits stores this March 6th
"Metal Masters 3" will take place at the Key Club in Hollywood, CA on April 12th. Artists who will attend are:
David Ellefson (Megadeth)
Kerry King (Slayer)
Charlie Benante (Anthrax)
Frank Bello (Anthrax)
Mike Portnoy (Adrenaline Mob, ex-Dream Theater)
Dave Lombardo (Slayer)
There will be individual performances and jams, stay tuned for some good and unique footage, hopefully!
High On Fire's new song "Fertile Green" has been released now. In case you missed it, a stream of the song is at pitchfork.com. High On Fire's new album "De Vermis Mysteriis"will be released on April 3rd.
source: the prp blabbermouth and metalsucks live