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May 2011

Megadeth Working On “Very, Very Fast Heavy” LP

This, according to my good buddy The Horn, who spoke to Dave Mustaine recently for a piece he wrote for Guitar World magazine. Jon asked Dave how he sees the new album progressing -- will it be heavier, more technical, more riff-oriented?…

Slayer Putting New Album On Hold As Guitarist Recovers

That’s fitting. I mean, Jeff Hanneman is still recouping from necrotizing fasciitis, a flesh-eating bacteria he likely contracted from a spider bite. I don’t see them having much of a choice. People want to hear new Slayer with Jeff’s…

The Human Abstract Cancel Tour, Suffer Family Tragedy

Yes, that’s right, and very unfortunate. The Human Abstract have cancelled the remaining dates of their “Pull Me From The Gallows Tour” with Scale The Summit, This Or The Apocalypse, letlive. and Elitist. The band, in a statement that I…

Gojira Upcoming EP Like Devin’s Deconstruction…

Insomuch as it’s going to feature a bunch of awesome dudes AND one of my favorite bands, whale-saving French metal tour de force Gojira. And Devin will be on it, too. The band’s confirmed a number of guest appearances for their forthcoming…