You may have heard my Metal Minute on air on internet streaming all around the nation, or maybe even on GRD. Well, if you missed it. Here is the recap!

It is a sad day in Metal as reports are stating the GWAR vocalist Dave Brockie, also known as Oderus Urungus has passed away at the age of 50. At this time, no cause of death was announced or statement from GWAR. Stay at for further updates. RIP our Scumdog leader.

Arch Enemy has launched a brand new video featuring their new vocalist Alissa White-Gluz named War Eternal. The video showcases Alissa’s vocal talents and shows that she takes over the part quite well. See the video, at

Big news for Slipknot, as they have announced where the 2nd Knotfest will take place, and that will be in Japan. Percussionist Shawn Crahan stated that there will be a good number of Japanese bands performing.