Mötley Crüe are launching their summer tour tonight, June 7, in Dallas. This tour has an unusual spin to it, however: For the first time, the band have called on their fans to decide everything, from the support acts (Poison and the New York Dolls) to the songs.
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.