DEAR GOD NO! Say it isn't so!!! Attack Attack! have announced they're breaking up. (more…)
This is kind of a bummer, although not surprising. Nachtmystium have announced that the band is in an extended hiatus, which for all intents and purposes basically means the band has broken up. (more…)
It's been a tumultuous year for Baroness. The band was now infamously part of a massive bus wreck while touring England last summer, and have been relatively inactive since.
While all the band members have since made a full recovery, it seems the rhythm section of the band has since quit the band. Frontman John Baizley issued this update: (more…)
Singer Jonathan Carpenter parted ways with The Contortionist over the weekend, because his longtime girlfriend is about to his first child. According to a press release released Friday afternoon, Mike Lessard of Last Chance To Reason will be temporarily replacing Carpenter on the road for the remainder of their dates.
For those of you who are bummed that Carpenter has his priorities in line, he said in a statement that he would eventually return to music. Here's his statement: (more…)
I am back in my computer chair after way too much debauchery at South by Southwest last week. We'll be posting all of our coverage over the next few days, but before we do I want to get to a story I missed last week because of my time away from the computer… Gaza announced on Friday that they are no longer a band.
The band made it Facebook official by releasing this statement: (more…)
MACHINE HEAD Frontman Robb Flynn: "We May Have Fired Adam On 2-11-13, But Adam Quit Machine Head Well Over A Decade Ago"
Whoa! I did not expect this. Last Friday, the metal world was rather shocked when Machine Head announced they were parting ways with bassist Adam Duce. Everything seemed pretty civil, but in a new blog entry, frontman Robb Flynn sort of tears into Duce, saying the bassist was basically "over it" for the last decade but just couldn't quit, so the band had to fire him. Here is his statement in full: (more…)
Whoa, this is a late-week shocker. Slayer isn't the only band to have drama within it's ranks. Machine Head have just released this statement announcing their split with longtime bassist Adam Duce: (more…)
It was pretty shocking when Rob Caggiano announced he was leaving Anthrax earlier this month. Rob has been with the band for the better part of 12 years, and everything seemed hunky dory. Keyword: seemed. In a new interview, Caggiano opens up about his decision to leave the band. (more…)
Last week, we were collectively bummed with drummer Lyle Cooper announced he's quitting The Faceless due to managerial and creative differences.
During the band's recent tour of Mexico, The HAARP Machine's Alex Rudinger filled in. In the interim, Rudinger quit his main band leading many to wonder if he's the new permanent drummer of the band. Well, wonder no more. The band has released this official statement: (more…)
The Faceless just completed a tour of Mexico, and the fine sleuths over at MetalSucks noticed that The HAARP Machine's Alex Rudinger was drumming in place of longtime member Lyle Cooper.
It is now confirmed that Lyle is out, and Alex might be in! (more…)
The big news last week was Rob Caggiano announcing he is leaving his position as guitarist of Anthrax to focusing on producing full-time. Naturally, every guitarist under the sun thought, "Oh hey…the band need a guitarist… I would be perfect for Anthrax!" Not so fast, buddy! (more…)
This is quite an interesting development.
Moments ago, Anthrax released a statement saying longtime guitarist Rob Caggiano has left the band. Here is their statement in full: (more…)
In the early 2000s, Bleeding Through were one of the more successful bands in the metal scene. Their album, This is Love, This is Murderous, specifically "Love Lost In A Hale Of Gunfire" was everywhere.
We were big fans of the band, but over the course of the years, their star faded. It now looks as though the band is on the verge of calling it quits. (more…)
Ben Orum, one of the primary songwriters for All Shall Perish has left the building, ladies and gentlemen. He and the band have parted ways, amicably due to scheduling conflicts. While Orum wasn't touring with the band regularly for quite a while, he was a primary creative force when it came to writing. Here is the statement the band released: (more…)
Say it ain't so! Cerebral Bore is a band we've been huge supports of here at Metal Injection for…basically ever.
Well, it looks like the band is looking for a new vocalist as frontwoman Simone “Som” Pluijmers abrupbtly left the band right as they were set to kick off their tour with Dying Fetus and Cattle Decapitation. The band released this statement: (more…)