Speaking at Jane's Addiction's induction ceremony to the Guitar Center RockWalk in Hollywood last week, the Rage Against the Machine guitarist made the bold claim that it was not Nirvana that killed hair metal, but rather Jane's Addiction.
Korn frontman Jonathan Davis has announced that he will make a guest vocal appearance on the new Suicide Silence album, The Black Crown. Davis will lend his vocal talents to the track "Witness The Addiction."
Dave Gonzalez, Thomas Yearsley and Brian Fahey -- collectively known as The Paladins -- are among the June 10 headliners at this year's Ink-N-Iron Tattoo & Kustom Culture Festival in the shadow of the Queen Mary in Long Beach, California.
The guys at MetalSucks.net have named Revocation's David Davidson as their best modern metal guitarist. The announcement today marks the end of a weeks-long countdown of the Top 25 Modern Metal Guitarists.
Kyuss Lives! -- featuring original Kyuss members John Garcia, Nick Oliveri and Brant Bjork, along with guitarist Bruno Fevery -- have announced their first North American headlining tour in more than 15 years.
Indie godfathers Dinosaur Jr. have announced the reissue of their classic 1988 album Bug on cassette via Joyful Noise Recordings. Slated for release on June 21, the cassette reissue coincides with the band's 15-date US/European tour, during which Bug will be performed live in its entirety.