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A ten year anniversary deluxe vinyl edition of Thrice‘s “The Illusion Of Safety” is being readied for a June 19th release. The effort will be pressed on coke bottle clear, white, and translucent red 180 gram vinyl. A download card of the album will also be made available with the pressing with the first 500 sold to feature signed inserts from the band. Pre-orders can be found at Hopelessrecords.com.

A new Old Man Gloom (ex-Isis, Converge & Cave In) album has been confirmed via Aaron Turner‘s Blogspot. The effort will be titled “NO” and will be made available at the bands immediate shows. An official release date will follow on June 26th. A trailer for the album, as well as the bands touring plans, can be found below:

05/02 Cambridge, MA – TT The Bears (feat. Phantom Glue, MGR, 13 Billion Years)
05/03 Allston, MA – Great Scott (feat. All Pigs Must Die, High Aura’d)
05/04 Philadelphia, PA – First Unitarian Church (feat. Rosetta, James Plotkin, Argonauts)
05/05 Richmond, VA – Strange Matter (feat. Iron Reagan, Balaclava)
05/06 Baltimore, MD – The Ottobar
05/07 Hamden, CT – The Space (feat. MGR, Heavy Breath)
05/08 Brooklyn, NY – Europa (feat. The Austerity Program, Psychic Limb)

Shiner’s Vinyl Reissue Of “The Egg” Due In August

The vinyl reissue of Shiner‘s “The Egg” will now arrive in stores on August 07th through Son Of Man. A trailer for it can be found below. Meanwhile, as previously reported, the band have lined up the following reunion shows in support of it:

08/11 New York City, NY – Irving Plaza
08/18 Los Angeles, CA – Echoplex
08/24 Lawrence, KS – Granada
08/25 Chicago, IL – Bottom Lounge

Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello has released a new documentary titled “World Wide Rebel Tour” below. Morello appears via his The Nightwatchman alter-ego in the feature. According to the official site:

“The 30-minute documentary was directed by Bobby Roth and was filmed at Henson Studios in Los Angeles in August of 2011. The film features a Q&A with Morello, mixed with live performances of “Black Spartacus Heart Attack Machine,” “Save The Hammer For The Man,” “It Begins Tonight,” and “World Wide Rebel Songs,” all selections featured on his acclaimed 2011 The Nightwatchman album World Wide Rebel Songs.

There are 42 country-specific versions of the documentary. The country-specific version features an interviewer asking Tom questions in their native language including 1 question unique to that country and only available on that version. Tom answers are subtitled in the native language.”

A trailer is now live for Asking Alexandria‘s “Through Sin + Self Destruction“. The set is comprised of the bands trilogy of interconnected music videos for their songs “To The Stage“, “Reckless & Relentless” & “Dear Insanity“. The videos feature porn actresses Belladonna and Andy San Dimas; plus Sebastian Bach. “Through Sin + Self Destruction” will be digitally released on May 15th.

Cancer Bats’ Liam Cormier Guests On New Bullet Treatment Song, Audio Available

A track from Bullet Treatment‘s guest-filled new EP “Designated Vol. 2” has landed online. You can check out Cancer Bats frontman Liam Cormier‘s contribution “Confessions Of A Hopeless Romantic” online over at Altpress.com. “Designated Vol. 2” will land in stores on May 15th through Think Fast! Records.

The Sword Release “Hammer Of Heaven” Digital Single

A teaser for The Sword‘s track “Hammer Of Heaven” can be heard below. The song was originally recorded during the “Age Of Winters” sessions and was released as a digital single today, May 01st. According to the band “dating back to the Age of Winters era, this track was submitted for but not included on the Avengers soundtrack, so we decided to release it anyway!”

The official lineup for the 2012 “Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival” has been announced and will run as follows:

Rockstar Energy Drink Main Stage:
Shinedown
Godsmack
Staind
Papa Roach
Adelitas Way

Ernie Ball Stage:
P.O.D.
Fozzy
Mindset Evolution
Candlelight Red

Jägermeister Stage:
Deuce
Redlight King
In This Moment
Thousand Foot Krutch

Cities and dates for the festival will be announced in the coming weeks. More details can be found at Rockstaruproar.com.

Bullet For My Valentine frontman/guitarist Matt Tuck, Cancer Bats vocalist Liam Cormier, ex-Rise To Remain bassist Joe Copcutt and more have teamed up in a new group dubbed AxeWound. A new track from the group titled “Post Apocalyptic Party” can be streamed below:

“Rockstar Uproar Festival” Lineup Leaks Out Early

With official details due tomorrow, this years “Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival” lineup has at least in part slipped out a bit early. An announcement for this years Edgefest in Little Rock, AR features an admat stating that the following bands from the “Rockstar Energy Uproar Festival” will also be playing this years “Edgefest“:

Shinedown
Godsmack
Staind
Papa Roach
Adelitas Way
P.O.D.

The roster largely resembles the rumored lineup Theprp first revealed back in March. A number of other artists will also appear on this years “Edgefest“, though it was not entirely made clear whether or not they will also be on the “Uproar Festival“. Those acts include:

Deuce
Redlight King
Candlelight Red
In This Moment
Fozzy
Mindset Evolution