OTEP will now be playing the entire Ozzfest Tour. The group were originally tapped to only perform during the first half of the trek but have since been asked to stay on for the duration.
Not Ozz's Fest
Ozzy Osbourne has decided to take a 3 week leave of absence from headlining this years Ozzfest Tour in order to be with his wife Sharon Osbourne, who is currently in the process of undergoing chemotherapy for treatment of cancer. System Of A Down will handle the headlining duties during his time away, while Ozzy hopes to return to the tour on the August 22nd Denver, CO stop. For more information on his decision, check here.
Stone Sour's video for their current single "Get Inside" has been posted online for viewing here. The track comes from the groups forthcoming self-titled Roadrunner/Island/Def Jam debut, which is slated for an August 27th release date.
Under A Pale Grey Delay Pt.2
Sepultura's forthcoming 2 CD live set "Under A Pale Grey Sky" has now been pushed back to a September 24th release date. The disc features the bands last ever live performance with former frontman Max Cavalera.
Back Into October
Saliva have now set an October 15th release date through Island/Def Jam for their impending new album "Back Into Your System".
Eyeing A Trip
Jerry Cantrell is said to have selected the track "Angel Eyes" as the next single from his latest release "Degradation Trip". It is expected to impact at radio shortly.
Biohazard have announced a September 24th release date through Sanctuary for their upcoming new album "Never Forgive. Never Forget". At present the group are hard at work on the effort.