Category: Rock News

Slipknot Bassist Rushed to Hospital in Middle of Connecticut Show

Update: Slipknot have issued an update on the health of bassist Alessandro “Alex” Venturella, who has been discharged from the hospital. It reads as follows: After a medical emergency during last night’s show, we are relieved to let everyone know...

Metallica Celebrated With New Comic Book

Metallica are perhaps the biggest heavy metal band of all time. The group’s 30th anniversary has come and gone and they are still surrounded by their dedicated fan base with no signs of slowing down. Now, some of those 30-plus...

Puddle of Mudd’s Wes Scantlin Arrested for DWI in Minnesota

Puddle of Mudd‘s Wes Scantlin is making headlines again for all the wrong reasons. According to TMZ, the rocker was arrested in Minnesota for driving while intoxicated and leading police officers on a 100mph chase. According to the Renville County...

Avenged Sevenfold Part Ways With Drummer Arin Ilejay

Avenged Sevenfold are once again making a change behind the drumkit. The band revealed in a new posting that they are parting ways with drummer Arin Ilejay. The split appears to be due to creative differences. In their posting the...

Evanescence Announce 2015 U.S. Concert Appearances

Back in April, it was revealed that Evanescence would be returning to the concert stage for Ozzfest Japan, their only scheduled appearance of 2015. But as Amy Lee says in a new posting, playing one date is a bit of a...