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Iron Maiden have released a trailer below for their new 88 minute documentary, “Behind The Beast“. The feature is included on select format versions of the bands forthcoming 2xDVD, Blu-ray, 2xCD live offering “En Vivo!“, which is due in stores March 26th. The set captures the bands April 10th, 2011 show at the Estadio Nacional in Santiago, Chile.

Orgy have postponed the final five dates of their “Bad Blood Tour“. The band are citing “high demand for new music” as the reason for the change in scheduling. The following statement was issued on the matter:

“Due to high demand for new music, ORGY must reschedule the last 5 dates of their current “Bad Blood Tour 2012” in Sacramento, Tacoma, Portland, Oakland and Tempe so the band can get into the studio. These markets will be rescheduled for the second leg of the tour, which is expected to begin in the middle of May (exact dates TBA), along with new markets that the fans have been asking for.

The newly reformed band—founding member JAY GORDON (vocals) along with CARLTON BOST (guitar), ASHBURN MILLER (guitar), NIC SPECK (bass) and JAMIE MILLER (drums)–apologize for the inconvenience to the fans but promise the wait will be well worth it. The Hollywood, CA rockers are excited to record new music and get a single out to radio before they hit the road again. Stay tuned to for all the latest news.”

Storm Corrosion Working On “Drag Ropes” Music Video

Storm Corrosion, the new project from Opeth frontman/guitarist Mikael Akerfeldt‘s and Porcupine Tree‘s multi-instrumentalist Steven Wilson, have a music video for their song “Drag Ropes” in the works. A series of stills from the forthcoming clip can be found in media section of their newly-launched website,

Their self-titled debut album will hit stores on May 08th through Roadrunner Records.

Disturbed David Draiman Confirms ‘New Project’ In The Works

Disturbed frontman David Draiman has shed at least a little light on his upcoming new project. Replying to a fan on Twitter as to whether or not he was working on a solo album, he replied:


Draiman is due to make two “major announcements” on his forthcoming May 26th appearance on VH1‘s “That Metal Show“.

To Speak Of Wolves Frontman To Undergo Surgery Today

To Speak Of Wolves frontman Gage Speas will undergo ‘minor surgery’ today, March 19th. Speas will apparently be getting his gallbladder removed. The news follows a string of cancelled shows in the wake of illness he suffered prior to this surgery.

To Speak Of Wolves will release their new album “Find Your Worth, Come Home” through Solid State on May 22nd.

Arsis Stream New Demo Track “Choking On Sand”, Work On New Album

Arsis have posted a pre-production demo of their new song “Choking On Sand” over at The band are currently forging ahead with a new album, complete with guitarist/vocalist James Malone, who returns after a brief absence from the group.

Malone commented on his return:

“Sometimes life forces us to make changes and mine certainly has. As a result, I have found myself in a much better place than I have been in years and I am so excited to be working on music again. I can honestly say that I am more inspired than I have been in years.”

More details on the album, which the group hope to have out late this year/early next year, are pending.

A number of North American screenings are being planned for the new film, “The Devil’s Carnival“. The Darren Lynn Bousman (“Saw II“, “Repo! The Genetic Opera“) directed film features acting turns from Slipknot percussionist M. Shawn “Clown” Crahan, Five Finger Death Punch frontman Ivan Moody and Skinny Puppy vocalist/keyboardist Ogre.

Actors Bill Moseley, Dayton Callie, Sean Patrick Flanery and more also appear. Here’s where you can catch the film:

04/05 Los Angeles, CA – Laemmle Royal Theatre
04/06 Anaheim, CA – The Ultraluxe Theater
04/07 San Diego, CA – Gaslamp Theater
04/08 Scottsdale, AZ – Scottsdale Ultrastar Pavilion
04/09 Tucson, AZ – Tucson Loft Cinema
04/11 El Paso, TX – El Paso Starplex
04/12 Austin, TX – Alamo South Lamar
04/13 Houston, TX – Alamo Drafthouse
04/14 Dallas, TX – Lakewood Theater
04/17 Nashville, TN – The Nashville Limelight
04/18 Atlanta, GA – The Plaza Theater
04/19 Orlando, FL – The Premiere Cinema 14 (at Fashion Square Mall)
04/20 Tampa, FL – The Tampa Pitcher Show
04/21 – Charlotte, NC – The Neighborhood Theater
04/22 Richmond, VA – The Byrd
04/24 Pittsburgh, PA – The Hollywood Theater
04/26 New York, NY – Times Scare NYC
04/27 Philadelphia, PA – The Painted Bride
04/28 South Hadley, MA – The Tower Theater
04/29 Boston, MA – The Foxboro Theater
05/01 Toronto, ON – Toronto Underground Theater
05/02 Toledo, OH – Collingwood Arts Center
05/03 Chicago, IL – The Music Box Theater
05/04 Des Moines, IA – The Fluer Cinema Cafe
05/05 Kansas City, KS – Leawood Cinema Theater
05/06 Denver, CO – The Oriental Theater
05/07 Salt Lake City, UT – The Tower Theater
05/09 Seattle, WA – The Admiral Theater
05/10 Portland, OR – The Clinton St. Theater
05/11 Sacramento, CA – The Colonial Theater