April 12th, 2002

KoRn Dolls...


Korn is adored by skaters and punkers who love fierce and ferocious music. Your own energized concert can be held at home with these Korn figures! This case includes Jonathan, Fleldy, Munky, Head, and David. Window box packaging. Each case includes 12 figures. Assortment mix not guaranteed. Scheduled to ship in June 2002.

Advance order only $169.99!
What a bunch of crap...

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No More Name? Pt.2
Rumors have been swirling recently regarding tension in the Slipknot camp. The band have severed ties with their longtime management company No Name Management, while other rumors suggest that the group are also on the brink of breaking up. Despite this however, band frontman Corey Taylor recently commented on the situation to Iowa's Lazer 103.3 saying:
"We are not breaking up! We had to make some managerial decisions for whatever reasons, and we are not breaking up. We're looking for new management and we're gonna record a new album soon so CALM DOWN!"

Saturday Night Blind
P.O.D. will be performing on Saturday Night Live on April 20th. In other news, the band recently filmed a video for their latest single "Boom" and it will feature a cameo from Sweden's Blindside.

Still Wilt
Still Life have posted an mp3 of their new track "Wilt" online, you can check it out here. In other news, the band will be replacing Andrew W.K. on the April 13th Hartford, CT stop of the MTV2 Handpicked Tour, which also features The Apex Theory and The Lostprophets.


Benson Gets Shanked
Spineshank have lined up producer Howard Benson (P.O.D., Sepultura) to helm their upcoming new album and will begin pre-production on the effort on May 29th. A release through Roadrunner/Island/Def Jam late this year / early next year is being planned.

Glassjaw have lined up the track "Cosmopolitan Bloodloss" as the first single off of their upcoming new album, "Worship And Tribute". A video for the clip will be shot in Los Angeles, CA shortly and will feature actor Vincent Gallo in a starring role. Gallo is actually a fan of the band and approached them about working together, leading to the aforementioned part in the video. In other news, the group are eyeing "Ape Dos Mil" as the second single off of their new album, which is due out on July 09th through I AM/Warner, though a final decision hasn't been made as of yet.

A Jealous Replacement
A Jealousy Issue have parted ways with drummer Steven Menard and replaced him with Pete Carreno.

Downloadable Confession
OTEP have posted an mp3 of their track "My Confession" on their official website, http://www.otepsaves.com The song comes from the groups forthcoming full-length Capitol debut "Sevas Tra", due out in stores on May 21st.

I Will be Filmed
Hatebreed will be filming a video for their current single "I Will Be Heard" at their April 20th Palladium show in Worcester, MA. The song comes from their recently released major label offering, "Perseverance".

Dragpipe's new track "Puller" has been posted on their official website, http://www.dragpipe.com It comes from the groups upcoming Interscope debut "Music For The Last Day Of Your Life", expected out in August.

KMFDM Storm The U.S.
KMFDM have announced the dates for their Sturm And Drang Tour with Pig and the Kidneythieves, they are as follows:
May 31st Seattle, WA - The Catwalk
June 01st Portland, OR - Roseland Theater
June 04th Hollywood, CA - The Palace
June 05th Anaheim, CA - House Of Blues
June 06th Scottsdale, AZ - Cajun House
June 08th Tulsa, OK - Sager Center
June 09th Dallas, TX - Deep Ellum Live
June 11th Houston, TX - Numbers
June 12th New Orleans, LA - Howlin' Wolf
June 13th Atlanta, GA - The Masquerade
June 14th Tampa, FL - The Masquerade
June 15th Fort Lauderdale, FL - Culture Room
June 17th Cincinnati, OH - Bogart's
June 18th Philadelphia, PA - The Trocadero
June 19th New York, NY - Irving Plaza
June 20th Washington, DC - 9:30 Club
June 21st Hartford, CT - Webster Theatre
June 22nd Rochester, NY - Water Street Music Hall
June 23rd Pittsburgh, PA - Metropol
June 24th Cleveland, OH - Odeon Concert Club
June 25th Royal Oak, MI - Royal Oak Music Theatre
June 26th Chicago, IL - Metro / Smart Bar
June 27th Chicago, IL - Metro / Smart Bar
June 28th Minneapolis, MN - First Avenue
July 01st Denver, CO - Ogden Theatre
July 02nd Salt Lake City, UT - X-Scape (Formerly DV8)
July 03rd Seattle, WA - The Catwalk