Rob Zombie is currently at home finishing off work on his forthcoming directorial film debut, "House Of 1000 Corpses". He intends to add in new scenes, continue editing the film and record some songs for the soundtrack throughout the coming weeks. In other news, Zombie will be hitting the road on his own headlining tour in March with The Damned and Sinisstar in tow, dates and venues are expected to be announced shortly. The tour comes in support of Zombie's latest album, "The Sinister Urge", which was recently certified gold for selling over 500,000 copies in the U.S. Meanwhile, an episode of MTV's "Cribs" featuring a tour through Zombie's house is expected to air sometime in the coming months.
The Lostprophets are looking for fans who would like to appear in the upcoming video for their new single, "The Fake Sound Of Progress", which will be shot on January 10th-11th in Las Vegas, NV. Those interested can email email@example.com for more info. In other news, the band have posted the full video for their latest single, "Shinobi Vs. Dragon Ninja", on their official website, http://www.lostprophets.com
Pass Out Mushroom Lamb?
Lamb Of God have been tentatively tapped to open Mushroomhead's upcoming U.S. trek. Recent rumors also suggest that Chimaira is being eyed for the bill as well, though no official word has come down as of yet. Exact dates and venues are expected to be announced shortly.
The Writing Process
Living Sacrifice are currently working on new material for their next effort which they are now set to begin recording in March/April. In the meantime, the band have lined up a few shows and are expected to debut some of the new tracks during the performances, dates are as follows:
January 26th Joplin, MO - Downtown Meeting Center
February 22nd Nashville, TN - TBA
February 23rd Louisville, KY - Club J
April 06th Bryant, AR - TNT
Mp3's of the rare audio tracks from Fear Factory's upcoming DVD release, "Digital Connectivity", are being posted online daily, you can check them out here ( http://www.roadrunnerrecords.com/music/ ). A new track is expected to be posted daily leading up to the DVD's release on January 15th through Roadrunner/Island/Def Jam.
Candiria recently hit the studio on December 27th to begin work on material that will be used for an as of yet unannounced purpose. The material being worked on is comprised of both new and old songs. More info is expected shortly.
The Stone Temple Pilots have tentatively lined up the track, "Wonderful", as the next single from their latest release, "Shangri-La Dee Da". A video for the clip is expected to be shot soon.
I Smack Alone
Godsmack are set to contribute their new track, "I Stand Alone", to the forthcoming soundtrack to "The Scorpion King", which they are currently heading up. The effort is expected in stores through Universal on April 02nd. In other news, the band will be releasing another DVD in the coming months, it will be entitled, "Smack This", and chronicle the bands life on the road.