November 20th, 2001

The NEWS!

March Of The Korn...
A tentative March 19th release date has now been set for Korn's forthcoming and as of yet untitled new album.

Gangster Dreams Pt.2...
http://www.klown.fr.st have released what is expected to be the final track listing and cover art for the upcoming debut from the side project of Korn bassist Fieldy, Fieldy's Dreams. The album, entitled "Rock N Roll Gangster", is set for a January 22nd release through Epic and shapes up as follows:
01 - "Cocky"
02 - "Baby Hue Hef"
03 - "Rock N Roll Gangster"
04 - "Are You Talking To Me"
05 - "Just For Now" (Feat. Jonathan Davis)
06 - "You Saved Me" (Feat. Cheech Marin)
07 - "Munky Rage"
08 - "Put A Weak On It" (Feat. Son Doobie of Funkdoobiest)
09 - "Child Vigilante"
10 - "Korn Gigglebox"
11 - "Sugar Coated" (Feat. Tre Hardson, of The Pharcyde)
12 - "Coming From A Friend"
13 - "One Love"
14 - "Ortiz"
15 - "Special K Buzz"
16 - "Bleu"
17 - "Do What You Feel" (Feat. RBX)
In the meantime, you can check out the first single, "Are You Talking To Me", here. ( http://www.epicrecords.com/site/artistontherise/fieldysdreams/ )

Platinum Cycle...
Staind's latest outing, "Break The Cycle", has now been certified 4 times platinum in the U.S., for sales in excess of 4 million copies.

Born Of Mush...
The tentative track listing for the forthcoming Republic/Universal re-release of Mushroomhead's "XX" has been announced, and is as follows:
01 - "Before I Die"
02 - "Bwomp"
03 - "Solitaire/Unraveling"
04 - "These Filthy Hands"
05 - "Never Let It Go"
06 - "Xeroxed"
07 - "The Wrist"
08 - "Chancre Sore"
09 - "The New Cult King"
10 - "Empty Spaces"
11 - "Born Of Desire"
12 - "43"
13 - "Fear Held Dear"
14 - "Too Much Nothing"
15 - "Episode 29"
16 - "Bwomp" (Remix)
The album is set for a December 11th release date, in the meantime you can check out the new video for the first single, "Solitaire/Unraveling", here. ( http://boss.streamos.com/real/universalmotown/universal/mushroomhead/video/1_solitareunraveling.ram )

Dope Charger...
Machine Head and Dope are rumored to be hitting the road together for a U.S. trek in January, no dates or venues have been announced as of yet.


Youth Of Europe...
P.O.D. have announced a handful of dates for their upcoming overseas trek, they are as follows:
January 09th London, UK - The Garage
January 14th Stockholm, SWE - Klubben
January 16th Hamburg, GER - Grunspan
January 17th Cologne, GER - Prime Club
January 19th Munich, GER - Metropolis
January 21st Milan, ITA - Rainbow
January 22nd Paris, FRA - Le Divan du Monde

We Have Come For Your Vocals Pt.2...
Amen are rumored to be tracking a cover of The Clash's classic "Rock The Casbah", for their upcoming and as of yet untitled new album, which is due for a release around spring next year through I AM/Virgin. At present, the band are currently tracking vocals for the effort. In other news, the group have posted more specific info regarding prospective replacements for their currently vacant guitarist slot, you can check it out on their official website, http://www.comaamerica.com

Manson Slips...
Marilyn Manson has posted a small update on his forthcoming new album, which he is currently hard at work writing new material for. Here's what he had to say:
"I have been in the studio everyday writing the new album which is very much guitar driven. Some people think when I say beat-oriented that I mean it won't be heavy, but I assure you it will. Joey from Slipknot has worked on a track with me and I am currently collaborating with Thim Skold (KMFDM). I'd like to sneak everyone a listen soon if you all behave."
He also went on to state:
"You are going to love the new record, because it takes no shit from nobody."
At present, the album is due out mid next year through nothing/Interscope.

Downed Pilot...
System of A Down are now planning to shoot the video for their new single "Toxicity" in Los Angeles, CA in mid-December, with band bassist Shavo Odadjian directing. The group will finish off the year playing select radio dates and will then head to Australia in January and plan to launch a headlining U.S. tour in February, before heading over to Europe in March.

The Smack King...
Godsmack frontman Sully Erna is currently in the midst of assembling the soundtrack for the upcoming movie, "The Scorpion King". At present, he has lined up tracks from Sevendust, Disturbed and Methods Of Mayhem for the outing, while he also hopes to secure songs from Incubus, A Perfect Circle, Mad At Gravity, Metallica, Staind, nine inch nails and the Stone Temple Pilots for it as well. The outing is due out on April 02nd through Universal and is also expected to feature a new track from Godsmack themselves.

Wish You Were European...
Incubus have announced the dates for their European trek, for which 311 and Hoobastank are rumored to support, they are as follows:
January 14th Wolverhampton, England - Civic
January 15th Glasgow, Scotland - SECC
January 17th Manchester, England - Apollo
January 18th Manchester, England - Apollo
January 19th London, England - Wembley
January 21th Nottingham, England - Ice Arena
January 23rd Paris, France - Zenith
January 25th Amsterdam, Holland - Heineken Music Hall
January 26th Copenhagen, Denmark - Vega
January 27th Berlin, Germany - Columbiahalle
January 29th Hamburg, Germany - Grosse Freheit
January 30th Koln, Germany - Palladium
January 31st Munich, Germany - Colosseum
February 02nd Lyon, France - Le Transbordeur
February 04th Florence, Italy - Sasch Hall
February 05th Milan, Italy - Palalido
February 06th Marseille, France - L'Usine
February 08th Barcelona, Spain - Pavellon Vall Hebron
February 09th Madrid, Spain - La Cubierta
February 10th Bilbao, Spain - Pabellon La Casilla
February 12th Lisbon, Portugal - Atlantic Pavilion

Wish With A View Pt.2...
Incubus have posted the original uncensored version of their latest video "Wish You Were Here" on their official website, www.enjoyincubus.com. Currently, the band are planning to shoot a video for their next single "Nice To Know You" on November 28th at the Rimac Arena in San Diego, CA with director Jeb Brien (Black Sabbath), while the track is now set to impact at radio on November 27th. In other news, the band have set a December 11th release date through Immortal/Epic for their long awaited forthcoming DVD/VHS release, "When Incubus Attacks, Vol. 2". The outing is expected to feature a multitude of content, for the full rundown, check here ( http://shopping.artistdirect.com/product_information.asp?PRODUCT=SNY50231 ). The band will also be releasing a DVD entitled, "Morning View Sessions", in February. The effort will focus around a concert which took place on October 23rd at Sony Studios in New York, NY, and will also feature interviews, backstage footage and videos, including the aforementioned uncensored version of "Wish You Were here".