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After The Burial Begin Selling Band-Themed Coffins, Trivium Once Again Fire Their Drummer & More April 01st News (Updated)


April 01st is known to bring out the kookiest happenings in the metal and hard rock world and this year was no exception. A rundown of what stories broke online today can be found below.

First up, Keeping up with their annual tradition, Trivium once again fired drummer Alex Bent. Vocalist/guitarist Matt Heafy commented:

“I can’t believe I’m writing this.

The three of us have been through a lot. And it’s obvious that one of the consistent issues since 1999 is not being able to keep a lineup the way we need.

We’re trying this a different way. I don’t want your perspective – but we’re having an open call:

Who of you can actually pull off the drums for our band?

You have till Jan 2025 to learn this set (unlike SOME people) – serious inquiries only.”

Megadeth began selling wigs styled after their own members:

August Burns Red announced their new album inspired by ‘The Simpsons‘, “Homer“:

After The Burial began selling their own band-themed coffins, ceremonial gold thuribles and more, all of which quickly sold out:

Rivers Of Nihil announced they will pay tribute to ‘Married… With Children‘ with their new record “Where Als Know My Name“:

Sanguisugabogg welcomed Nine Inch NailsTrent Reznor on their new song “Brains Fucked Out“:

Dr. Acula and The Callous Daoboys joined forces to become the Dr. Daoboys:

The Used have a new setlist:

Silent Planet are going to new depths:

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