The Contortionist – Our Bones EP

Midwestern progressive metal act, The Contortionist, return with another chapter in their transformation story. This particular collection of tracks making up a quick, yet most satisfying, EP is entitled Our Bones (eOne Music). While the group has moved on from their deathcore character, harsh vocals return to this release that brings some promise for future releases as well. Continue reading

Slayer, The Smashing Pumpkins, Dream Theater, Lamb Of God And More Booked For Download 2019

Download Festival 2019 has given fans an early holiday present with a mega lineup announcement today. Slayer will perform their final UK appearance at the festival next summer. Joining them are a spate of bands such as Smashing Pumpkins, Dream Theater, Lamb of God, Eagles Of Death Metal, Alien Weaponry, Anthrax, Badflower, Black Futures, Blackberry Smoke, I Prevail, The Interrupters, Jinjer, and more. This follows the previous announcement of Tool, Slipknot, Def Leppard and others.The three-day festival takes place 14-16 June 2019 at the spiritual home of rock in Donington Park, Leicestershire.  Continue reading

Watch The Billy Corgan Directed New Video For The Smashing Pumpkins New Single

After a series of special anniversary shows and a tour of the US, The Smashing Pumpkins previously announced their new album. Shiny And Oh So Bright, Vol. 1 / LP: No Past. No Future. No Sun. is due out on November 16 on Corgan’s own Martha’s Music under exclusive license to Napalm Records via a strategic worldwide partnership. Watch the new video for ‘Silvery Sometimes (Ghosts)’, directed by Corgan and his longtime visual collaborator Linda Strawberry, the clip is a beautifully crafted riff on cult horror movie conventions. The video sees Corgan, James Iha, Jimmy Chamberlin and Jeff Schroeder challenged to spend the night in a haunted house by smarmy radio host Jackie Cherry, played by Sugar Ray’s Mark McGrath. Continue reading

Marilyn Manson and The Smashing Pumpkins Co-Headline North American Tour

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Marilyn Manson and The Smashing Pumpkins will be teaming up for “The End Times” co-headlining tour this summer.

Jul 07: Concord Pavilion – Concord, CA
Jul 09: Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre – Irvine, CA
Jul 10: The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel& Casino – Las Vegas, NV
Jul 11: Comerica Theatre – Phoenix, AZ
Jul 13: Red Rocks Amphitheatre – Morrison, CO
Jul 15: Gexa Energy Pavilion – Dallas, TX
Jul 16: NRG Arena – Houston, TX
Jul 18: Freeman Coliseum – San Antonio, TX
Jul 19: Austin City Limits Live – Austin, TX
Jul 20: Bold Sphere Music at Champions Square – New Orleans, LA
Jul 22: Bayfront Park Amphitheatre – Miami, FL
Jul 24: MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre at the FL State Fairgrounds – Tampa, FL
Jul 25: Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood – Atlanta, GA
Jul 26: Red Hat Amphitheater – Raleigh, NC
Jul 28: Blue Hills Bank Pavilion – Boston, MA
Jul 29: PNC Bank Arts Center – Holmdel, NJ
Jul 31: Nikon at Jones Beach Theater – Wantagh, NY
Aug 01: Foxwoods Resort Casino – Mashantucket, CT
Aug 02: Susquehanna Bank Center – Camden, NJ
Aug 04: Molson Canadian Amphitheatre – Toronto, ON
Aug 05: DTE Energy Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
Aug 07: FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island – Chicago, IL
Aug 08: Riverbend Music Center – Cincinnati, OH

Marilyn Manson & The Smashing Pumpkins ANNOUNCE THE END TIMES TOUR FOR SUMMER 2015.The Smashing Pumpkins and Marilyn…

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Soundwave XV Festival Announce Daily Schedules

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Soundwave Festival has announced the daily schedules for each day and newly announced show dates. Day by day positions along with the recently announced 24 additions to the lineup are all mentioned below. The festival hits Australia and New Zealand in late February and early March.

Joining the FAITH NO MORE / SOUNDGARDEN headlined day are

STEEL PANTHER
FALLING IN REVERSE
DRAGONFORCE
ONE OK ROCK
THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA
LOWER THAN ATLANTIS
BAYSIDE
HE IS LEGEND
KING PARROT
RIVAL SONS
SLEEPWAVE
RAGLANS

Catch these new additions
Adelaide: Saturday February 21
Melbourne: Sunday February 22
Sydney: Saturday February 28
Brisbane: Sunday March 1

Joining the SLIPKNOT headlined day are new headline act
THE SMASHING PUMPKINS
along with
MILLENCOLIN
KILLER BE KILLED
EXODUS
THE VANDALS
THE WONDER YEARS
TWIN ATLANTIC
ANIMALS AS LEADERS
FUCKED UP
EVERGREEN TERRACE
NONPOINT
LE BUTCHERETTES

Catch these new additions
Melbourne: Saturday February 21
Adelaide: Sunday February 22
Brisbane: Saturday February 28
Sydney: Sunday March 1

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Smashing Pumpkins, Steel Panther, etc Added To Soundwave XV Festival

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A third wave of bands have been announced for the 2015 Soundwave Festival, which hits Australia in February and March. The newly added bands include:

The Smashing Pumpkins
Steel Panther
Millencolin
Falling In Reverse
Exodus
The Vandals
Rival Sons
King Parrot
Raglans