Photos of MEGADETH, TYPE O NEGATIVE and KORN, taken at the second installment of this year's Gods of Metal festival (which took place June 30 in Milan, Italy), have been posted at the news blog Musica Metal. Fan-filmed video footage of MEGADETH's performance can be found at YouTube.
Holland's FaceCulture recently conducted an interview with MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine. Mustaine spoke about the first songs he ever played, DAVID BOWIE, KISS, LED ZEPPELIN, "A Toute Le Monde" being banned twice, MEGADETH's setlist, disbanding the band in 2002, David Ellefson suing him, the group's new lineup, mistakes, regrets, the passing of Gar Samuelson, "United Abominations" and lots more. Watch the interview at www.faceculture.nl.
TYPE O NEGATIVE's video for the song "Profit of Doom" has been posted online at YouTube. The track comes off TYPE O NEGATIVE's latest album, "Dead Again", which entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 18. The CD sold just over 22,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 27 on The Billboard 200 chart, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The album is the follow-up to 2003's "Life Is Killing Me", which debuted on The Billboard 200 chart at No. 39 in June 2003 after registering a first-week sales tally of 27,000 copies. TYPE O NEGATIVE's best-selling album to date is 1994's "Bloody Kisses", which has shifted around a million copies in the U.S.