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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY Taps FIREBALL MINISTRY Bassist For European Tour

CAVALERA CONSPIRACY the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo has tapped Johny Chow (a.k.a. John Mark Bechtel; FIREBALL MINISTRY, SOULS OF WE, ex-SYSTEMATIC, MY RUIN) to play bass on the group's current European tour. Joe Duplantier of the French progressive death metallers GOJIRA, ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY Plays First 'Official' Concert At Spain's ELECTRIC WEEKEND

CAVALERA CONSPIRACY the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside vocalist Joe Duplantier (bass) of the French progressive death metallers GOJIRA and SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo made its official live debut Friday night (May 30) at the Electric Weekend in Madrid, Spain. Photos of the concert are available ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: Cover Of POSSESSED's 'The Exorcist' Posted Online

CAVALERA CONSPIRACY the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside vocalist Joe Duplantier (bass) of the French progressive death metallers GOJIRA and SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo has posted two outtakes/b-side tracks from the recording sessions for the group's debut album, "Inflikted", on the band's MySpace page. Check out ...

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ANATA Drummer Checks In From Recording Studio

Swedish death metal masters ANATA have entered the studio to begin recording their new album, tentatively due before the end of the year via Earache Records. Commented drummer Conny Pettersson: "Finally the day had come that we had been waiting for so long. Preparation is the key, and if you can be over-prepared, I guess ...

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IN FLAMES 'Riff Lesson' Available

When Gothenburg, Sweden melodic death metal pioneers IN FLAMES came to New York as part of Gigantour 2008, Guitar World's MetalKult had a chance to sit down with guitarists Bjrn Gelotte and Jesper Strmblad for an exclusive riff lesson. Over the next two weeks MetalKult will be airing six lessons in which the pair demonstrate ...

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ANATA Begins Recording New Album

Swedish death metal masters ANATA have entered the studio to begin recording their new album, tentatively due before the end of the year via Earache Records. The band's most recent CD, "The Conductor's Departure" (2006), was recorded at Studio Mega with Valle Adzic (THE CROWN, IMPIOUS, LAKE OF TEARS, BESEECH). The CD features "10 brand ...

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IN FLAMES Bassist Checks In From GIGANTOUR

IN FLAMES bassist Peter Iwers has issued the following update from Gigantour 2008: "We are now about four weeks into the tour and we're still very psyched about all the great feedback we have gotten throughout the tour. Right now we're all in the bus trying to determine today's setlist. As you might know, we ...

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IN FLAMES: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From GIGANTOUR Posted Online

Swedish metallers IN FLAMES have posted behind-the-scenes footage from this year's Gigantour. Watch the one-minute clip below. The third installment of the North American Gigantour the acclaimed traveling heavy music festival launched in 2005 by MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine officially launched on April 12 in Denver, Colorado with headliner MEGADETH, IN FLAMES, Finland's CHILDREN OF ...

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THE NEW DOMINION Signs With NEUROTIC RECORDS

Dutch thrashers THE NEW DOMINION have inked a deal with Neurotic Records. The group's debut album, "And Kindling Deadly Slumber", will be released later in the year. According to the band's official bio, THE NEW DOMINION's musical style can "no longer can be defined as 'just' Gothenburg thrash. However, its roots can still be found ...

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GOJIRA To Open For METALLICA In France

French metallers GOJIRA have been confirmed as the opening act for METALLICA on Thursday, August 14 at Grand d'Arras in Arras, France. METALLICA has not played in France since its 2004 concert at the Parc des Princes and 25,000 people are expected to attend the Arras show. This will also be GOJIRA's first live appearance ...

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IN FLAMES: Footage Of Quebec City Signing Session Available

Footage of the IN FLAMES autograph session which took place this past Monday, April 28 at HMV Place Laurier in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada can be viewed below (courtesy of "ProgLord4U"). IN FLAMES will embark on a European headlining tour in October. Support on the trek will come from SONIC SYNDICATE and GOJIRA. IN FLAMES's ...

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MAX And IGOR CAVALERA: New Audio Interviews Posted Online

UK's Rock3music.com recently conducted interviews with SEPULTURA founding members and current CAVALERA CONSPIRACY collaborators Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums). The audio files can be heard by clicking on the YouTube clips below. Max and Igor Cavalera took part in a signing session on March 17 at Zia Records in Phoenix, Arizona. A photo ...

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MAX And IGOR CAVALERA Interviewed In Germany; Second Clip Posted Online

SEPULTURA founding members and current CAVALERA CONSPIRACY collaborators Max Cavalera (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) were interviewed by Rock Hard magazine during the duo's recent visit to Germany. Watch the second three-minute clip below. CAVALERA CONSPIRACY is the new project featuring Max and Igor alongside vocalist Joe Duplantier (bass) of the French progressive death ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's MAX And IGOR Interviewed In Germany; Video Available

SEPULTURA founding members and current CAVALERA CONSPIRACY collaborators Max Cavalera (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) were interviewed by Rock Hard magazine during the duo's recent visit to Germany. Watch the two-and-a-half-minute clip below. Max and Igor will take part in a signing session on Monday, March 17 at Zia Records in Phoenix, Arizona. Pre-order ...

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