Search results for 'kyuss'

Filter by

Sort by


News

UNIDA To Play Special Gig In Palm Springs

California's UNIDA, the band featuring former KYUSS vocalist John Garcia and bassist Scott Reeder, will perform live this Saturday, March 15 at the P'Nut Gallery located at 123 N. Palm Canyon Drive in Palm Springs, California. This will reportedly be a very special show with a "huge" surprise to be...
March 13, 2003
News

METALLICA's HETFIELD: Why PEPPER KEENAN Didn't Make It Into The Band

METALLICA frontman James Hetfield has confirmed reports that C.O.C. guitarist/vocalist Pepper Keenan was one of the musicians to have auditioned for the bassist slot in the group following the departure of Jason Newsted. "[Pepper]'s a good player and a solid guy," Hetfield told Kerrang! magazine. "I...
March 10, 2003
News

Former HOLE/SMASHING PUMPKINS Bassist Lands Solo Deal, Plans Late Summer Release

Former HOLE/SMASHING PUMPKINS bassist Melissa Auf der Maur has reportedly inked a deal with Capitol Records for the release of her solo album, tentatively titled "Auf Der Maur". The CD, which is being produced by MASTERS OF REALITY mainman Chris Goss at Stratosphere studios in New York City (owned b...
February 17, 2003
News

SEPULTURA Finish Recording, Plan European Trek

SEPULTURA have completed the recordings for their new full-length album and are presently talking to several producers — including Joe Barresi (PENNYWISE, BUCKCHERRY, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, SKUNK ANANSIE, KYUSS) — about mixing the effort for a tentative late May release. In other news, SEPULTURA a...
February 11, 2003
News

METALLICA Bassist Search: Rumors Abound

Former SUICIDAL TENDENCIES and current OZZY OSBOURNE bassist Robert Trujillo is rumored to have made three trips to METALLICA's Bay Area headquarters in the recent weeks to audition for the vacant bassist slot in the group. Also said to have tried out for the band is former MARILYN MANSON bassist Tw...
January 16, 2003
News

Former SOUNDGARDEN Guitarist, Ex-KYUSS Drummer Join Forces In New Band

Former SOUNDGARDEN guitarist Kim Thayil has reportedly joined forces with ex-KYUSS drummer Alfredo Hernandez in a brand new project. Details are sketchy at the moment, but it appears that former NIRVANA bassist Krist Novoselic was briefly involved with the group prior to focusing all his attention o...
September 10, 2002
Review

Songs For The Deaf

Formed out of the ashes of stoner rock demigods KYUSS, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE has been branded with the "stoner" tag themselves over the course of their two previous albums, even though the band's work features far more diversity and atmosphere than the usual smoked-out sludge that most stoner rock...
August 15, 2002
News

UNIDA's JOHN GARCIA: "I Don't Want To Lose Our $350,000 Record"

UNIDA frontman John Garcia (ex-KYUSS) has spoken out about the continuing delays in the release of the group's long-awaited full-length effort, which was originally completed in May 2001 while the band was part of the American/Island Def Jam roster. In an interview posted at Stoner Rock, Garcia stat...
July 19, 2002
News

KYUSS, FU MANCHU Studio Collaborator Dead Of Cancer

Fred Drake, mastermind behind the Rancho De La Luna recording studio, member of the band EARTHLINGS?, and major contributor to the recordings of bands such as KYUSS, FU MANCHU, NEBULA, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, and the Desert Sessions, died on June 20th after suffering from cancer for several years....
June 27, 2002
News

NINEDENINE To Support HERMANO On UK Tour

Britain's NINEDENINE, who feature in their ranks ex-EARTHTONE9 drummer Si Hutchby, will be supporting HERMANO, the new group featuring UNIDA/ex-KYUSS frontman John Garcia, on their upcoming UK tour. So far the only gig that has been officially confirmed, according to NINEDENINE's web site, is a July...
June 17, 2002
News

UNIDA's SCOTT REEDER Speaks Out On Ongoing Album Delays

UNIDA bassist Scott Reeder (ex-KYUSS) has spoken out about the continuing delays in the release of the group's long-awaited full-length effort, which was originally completed in May 2001 while the band was part of the American/Island Def Jam roster. In an interview posted at www.stonerrock.com, Reed...
June 9, 2002
News

HERMANO Set Release Date For Debut CD

HERMANO, the new group featuring UNIDA/ex-KYUSS frontman John Garcia, EARSHOT/ex-DISENGAGE guitarist Mike Callahan, SUPAFUZZ/BLACK CAT BONE guitarist David Angstrom, ex-AGHAN WHIGS drummer Steve Earle, and ORQUESTA DEL DESIERTO bassist Dandy Brown, will release their long-awaited debut album, entitl...
June 9, 2002
News

HERMANO Confirmed For Holland's DYNAMO OPEN AIR Festival

HERMANO, the new outfit fronted by UNIDA/ex-KYUSS frontman John Garcia, are the latest act to have been confirmed for this year's Dynamo Open Air festival, which is scheduled to take place on Sunday, July 14th at sports park Boshoven in the town of Weert, situated 20 km south of Eindhoven, Holland....
May 30, 2002
News

SIXTY WATT SHAMAN Ready To Return In August With "Reason To Live"

Maryland's pure rock mystics SIXTY WATT SHAMAN have recently completed work on Reason To Live, their sophomore full-length for Spitfire Records. The album was recorded at Phase Studio in College Park, MD and produced by the band along with the masterful Scott Reeder (i.e. KYUSS, UNIDA, THE OBSESSED)...
May 5, 2002
News

UNIDA: Track Listing For Unreleased CD Unveiled

California's UNIDA, featuring former KYUSS frontman John Garcia, are continuing to shop their already-completed full-length effort to interested labels and are hoping to secure a late 2002 release for the album, which was originally recorded while the band was part of the American/IslandDefJam roste...
April 30, 2002