Ellefson Films, the new film production company run by MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson and his partner, music and film producer and industry exec Thom Hazaert, has partnered with musician, filmmaker and actor Drew Fortier (“Zen From Mars”, “Her Name Was Christa”) on an original horror film titled “Dwellers”, with Fortier writing, directing, and starring. Additionally,
KISS has canceled its previously announced Australian tour due to illness. Earlier this week, it was announced that doctors had advised Paul Stanley to rest due to a bad case of influenza, prompting the rescheduling of the tour’s first show in Perth and the cancelation of New Zealand. It was hoped the extra few days
IRON MAIDEN‘s Nicko McBrain has apparently parted ways with Sonor and landed at British Drum Co. British Drum Co. has been around since 2015, launched by drum builder Keith Keough four years after he sold his own company, KD Drums, to Premier. Premier is the company McBrain endorsed for much of the ’90s and 2000s.
Metal East: Нове Коло 2020 May 29-30-31 Ukraine, Kharkiv, Art-zavod “Mechanica. Inaya Zemlya” The musical festival with a long history will be held in the format of a three-day art event on the territory of the Kharkiv Art-zavod “Mechanica” for the third year in a row. Each year, the line-up of the festival consists of
Chris Robinson says he apologized to his brother Rich earlier this year to try to make amends after THE BLACK CROWES ended five years ago over what Rich saw as Chris‘s unfair business practices. “I apologized for my anger and negativity and that underneath it all, I would like to think I’m a very kind
KISS has announced unavoidable changes to its upcoming Australian and New Zealand tour schedule. The legendary rockers were due to leave the U.S. tomorrow to kick off their eagerly awaited “End Of The Road” tour in Perth this Saturday, November 16. Due to a bad case of influenza, doctors have advised Paul Stanley to rest
“The Gift Of Silence”, the new video from Montreal, Quebec, Canada’s extreme metal juggernaut THE AGONIST, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band’s latest album, “Orphans”, which was released on September 20 via Rodeostar Records. Says vocalist Vicky Psarakis: “When I heard the first instrumentals for ‘Orphans’ I was a bit
Steve Riley‘s version of L.A. GUNS has inked a deal with Golden Robot Records. The band will enter the studio later this month to record a new album for a tentative spring 2020 release. In other news, Riley‘s L.A. GUNS has signed with New Breed Management and the Bigg Time Entertainment Inc. booking agency. The
“Masquerade Of Madness”, a brand new song from KING DIAMOND, can be streamed below. The track will appear on KING DIAMOND‘s first studio album in 12 years, “The Institute”, which will be released in 2020 via Metal Blade Records. This past March, King Diamond told Full Metal Jackie‘s nationally syndicated radio show that the next
Music-Records sets February 7th, 2020 as the international release date for DEPRAVED “Raped Innocence“! See My Suffering World (Official Stream Video) unveiled: Band founded in 1992, with more than 180 gigs across Europe, Depraved presents their fourth album “Raped Innocence” scheduled for February 2020. Depraved, cult band in France in the underground world, shared the stage with Napalm Death, Mortuary, Aborted, Kronos,
MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson performed with the MEGADETH tribute band WOKE UP DEAD before a meet-and-greet and signing session on August 4 at Warwick’s Books in La Jolla, California. Joining them on vocals was Ellefson‘s partner, and “More Life With Deth” book co-author, Thom Hazaert. Video footage can be seen below (courtesy of YouTube user
David Ellefson says that MEGADETH‘s split in 2002 turned out to be “probably the best thing” for everybody involved. Dave Mustaine reformed MEGADETH in 2004 ago after disbanding the group two years earlier. Originally setting out to record a solo album, Mustaine enlisted studio musicians to play on what ultimately became MEGADETH‘s 2004 “The System
METALLICA‘s Lars Ulrich has paid tribute to MERCYFUL FATE‘s Timi Hansen, calling him “part of a musical force that helped shape METALLICA‘s sound, direction and desire to be in a hard rock band.” Hansen died on Monday (November 4) after a long battle with cancer. His death was confirmed by his former bandmate, MERCYFUL FATE
Hail, welcome to Sick And Destroy. Before we start the interview, I would like you to introduce yourself to our readers. To begin with where are you from and a brief history about your band? Hi, and thank you for having me on your zine. I am Mario from the Solo-Project Frust, located in Austria.
Hi, SINEZAMIA. Greetings from Sick and Destroy team. What are you up to these days? We are looking for concerts to promote our music and work on new ideas Would you please introduce your band to our readers who are not aware of your band and music? The band is formed by Marco Grazzi on vocals, Carlo
Hi! Give a brief history of the band, music style, and the members. Ellis: Kill City Kills is a fresh blood heavy metal band. I’m Ellis and I do vocals in this sick orchestra. We started this in 2017 coz it was kinda inevitable, you know. With all this experience behind our backs with our
Hi! Please introduce Quiescency to the readers. Hello! We are a technical metalcore project Quiescency from the Kyshtym city, which is located in the Ural part of Russia! Dmitry, founder, ideological inspirer and project guitarist, as well as Evgeny, drummer and our PR manager, are here! The album “Message for Lamb” is a record whose
Hail, welcome to Sick And Destroy. Before we start the interview, I would like you to introduce yourself to our readers. To begin with where are you from and a brief history about your band? Hello to you and your readers, and thank you for the opportunity for us to do this interview with you.
Hi! Give a brief history of Extinction, music style, and the members. Danilo (guitars): Hi. Extinction is a thrash death metal band originally formed in 1995 in Puglia (Italy) by Massimo Muci (vocals), Danilo Bonuso (guitar), Daniele Greco (guitar), Giuseppe de Benedittis (bass) and Tonio Latino (drums). In November 1996 the band released their demo
Good day TAIWAZ! How are you guys doing these days? R: Very well thank you. First of all, please introduce your band and band members to our readers. R: Taiwaz is from Uppsala, Sweden and plays heavymusic. Members are Urban Ferm (bass/lead vocal) Robert Johansson (guitar) Daniel Johansson (guitar) Daniel Aljaderi Roos (Drums) I’d like
Hi, MELTDOWN. Greetings from Sick and Destroy team. What are you up to these days? We are currently rehearsing for our next gig locally here in Norway, warming up for Mecalimb and Diquiet. And also waiting for the release of our upcoming album, which will be Oct. 25th. Would you please introduce your band to
Hi! Give a brief history of LEVANIA, music style, and the members. HI sICK&dESTROY!!!!!!! (Fade: We are Levania! Levania was founded in 2008. Of the original members it’s remained only me(bass player) and Still. We started as Symphonic Gothic Band. The first two full length were in this direction. The last ones is quite different.
Hi! Please introduce DEAD FROG to the readers. Dead Frog is a metal band From Serbia and have been playing and creating metal music for over a decade now. Influenced by bands from different metal and rock sub-genres, and with the idea that metal is supposed to represent raw and powerful emotions, the group combines