Newswire August 11, 2007
Saturday, August 11, 2007 @ 5:04 PM
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Eyehategod has issued the following announcement: "Allowing that no one goes to jail, rehab or the grave, EHG are playing live in September. Check out our upcoming shows... you know what we need..."
- 9/14 - The Bar - Metairie, Louisiana
9/27 - Renaissance Club - Lafayette, Louisiana
9/28 - Emo’s - Austin, Texas
9/29 - The Wreck Room - Ft. Worth, Texas
9/30 - N/A (tentative date) - Monroe, Louisiana
Icarus Witch's touring van was broken into and robbed early Sunday morning (August 12th) after the band's performance in Chicago. The theft happened between 3am and 10am around the 2200 block of West Potomac in Chicago. The following items were stolen:
A reward is being offered for information leading to the return of the instruments. Please contact the band at email@example.com if you see or hear about items matching these descriptions online or in any used guitar stores.
- Black '74 Custom Les Paul (20th Anniversary)
- Black Studio Les Paul
- Black Jackson Rhoads Pro Flying V guitar (has one Seymour Duncan pickup and one Jackson pickup)
- Purple custom flame maple Surh guitar
- Sure Beta wireless microphone & receiver
- Pearl Eliminator double bass drum pedal in a DW case
Chimaira and Poison The Well land songs on the motion picture soundtrack for Resident Evil: Extinction. Both Chimaira's "Paralyzed" and Poison The Well's "Wrecking Itself, Taking You With Me" have been included on the soundtrack which will be available in stores on September 18th. The movie hit theaters September 21st. Check out the trailer for the movie here.
Former Megadeth guitarist, Marty Friedman is getting ready to host a new TV show in Japan. The following announcement is posted on his website: "Marty hosts a brand new weekly TV program, Ougon American Pops on Japan`s WOWOW network. First broadcast is 8/16. This show is to run for 10 weeks. The first show will feature a clip from the new Exhibit B- LIVE IN JAPAN DVD (8/22 release in Japan on Avex). He will also appear on the next Eigo de Shabera Night on NHK as well as an upcoming episode of NTV`s “Uta Sta”. Marty is to guest on Japanese nationwide radio 8/14, live broadcast from 12:15am to 1:30am, Nippon Housou Network. He is currently in the studio in pre-production on a new project…more details to come..."
Type O Negative has completed filming a new video clip for 'September Sun' which is currently being edited. There is also a three week tour being planned around Halloween, exact dates and venues are forthcoming.
DevilDriver's first week sales for the new album The Last Kind Words topped 14,000 in the US, which helped the record debut at #48 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart. DevilDriver’s latest release has surpassed first-week sales for their previous record, 2005’s The Fury of Our Maker’s Hand, which debuted at #117 on the Billboard Top 200.
Staind frontman Aaron Lewis is on a second leg of his successful solo-acoustic tour “Have Guitar, Will Travel.” Armed solely with guitar, Lewis performs Staind hits along with favorite obscure cover tunes, while also taking special audience requests. Each nights' set is created on-the-spot. For more information and tour dates, visit Staind.com.
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