Mike IX Williams Returns To The Stage With EyeHateGod

Mike IX Williams returned to the stage with EyeHateGod this past weekend for the first time since his liver transplant late last year. Luckily, for those of you who couldn’t witness it with your own eyes, their entire set from the First Unitarian Church in Philadelphia is now streaming online. Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE: Mike IX Williams Of EyeHateGod Returns To The Stage Tonight, Talks With Ghost Cult

Recently recovered from a life-saving liver transplant – metal survivor Mike IX Williams of EyeHateGod returns to the stage this weekend, first tonight at Berserker Fest in Pontiac, Michigan alongside Off!, Negative Approach, GWAR, The Obsessed, Fuck You Pay Me and many more. Then the band will play a string of headline dates in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Brooklyn, New York this weekend, with additional booked shows for next month in Louisiana and Texas. Mike IX chatted with Ghost cult Chief Editor Keith Chachkes about his current health, his transplant surgery, recovery, and getting back on stage! Continue reading

Mike IX Williams To Return To The Stage With Eyehategod

After undergoing a successful liver transplant back in December, Mike IX Williams has announced his long awaited return to the stage. Continue reading

IX LIVES IX LIVES Full Lineup Announced For Mike IX Williams Benefit

Eyehategod's Mike IX Williams, by Emma Parsons Photography

Eyehategod’s Mike IX Williams, by Emma Parsons Photography

As we previously reported, members of the metal community will be gathering in New Orleans for a special weekend of shows in February to raise money for Mike IX Williams. Continue reading

Charity Show Booked In New Orleans For Mike IX Williams Of EyeHateGod

Eyehategod's Mike IX Williams, by Emma Parsons Photography

Eyehategod’s Mike IX Williams, by Emma Parsons Photography

The metal community is rallying around one of its own, and a legend at that. Mike IX Williams is seeing many bands from the New Orleans scene come together to support his plight to help him get a a life-saving liver transplant as soon as possible. A concert has been booked for this winter to raise more money for the cause. Continue reading

Crowdfunding for Mike IX Williams Of Eyehategod Passes $56000 USD


Eyehategod's Mike IX Williams, by Meg Loyal Photography

Eyehategod’s Mike IX Williams, by Meg Loyal Photography

Announced less than a week ago, the crowdfunding campaign recently launched for ailing Eyehategod frontman Mike IX Williams has been a success, with $56,760 so far.. The campaign originally sought out to raise $50,000 for Williams‘s medical costs as he awaits a liver transplant. You can still donate over at youcaring.com. In case you missed the news a few days ago, let us recap for you: Continue reading

Randy Blythe: I Want Nothing More Than For Mike IX Williams To Get Better


Ever since the news broke out that Mike IX Williams of EYEHATEGOD was in need of a liver transplant, the metal world quickly came together to support the front man. Just by word of mouth, they’ve already raised over $48,000 on his YouCaring page, and it’s going to go a long way to helping out the Williams family. Continue reading

Video: Lamb Of God’s Randy Blythe Performs With EYEHATEGOD


Due to Mike IX Williams being sidelined because of an undisclosed illness, EYEHATEGOD recently announced that Lamb Of God‘s Randy Blythe would be the front man for their latest U.S. tour. As expected, the powerful front man is absolutely killing it with the New Orleans legends. Continue reading