Tag Archives: Roadrunner

‘Behind The Suit And Tie’ Documentary Peeks Behind The Metal Industry Curtain

Posted by on February 17, 2010

Behind The Suit and Tie, a long-in-the-making documentary on the metal industry, appears to finally be on the brink of release, as a six-minute trailer has been released: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1RYODH9dW1Y&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] The film features one-on-one interviews with many notable who’s whos of the metal scene (including many of our friends and participants in the No Label Needed […]

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Megadeth/Guitar Hero Venture On The Horizon?

Posted by on January 20, 2010

Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine claims to be in high-level meetings with Activision and Neversoft over some new kind of Guitar Hero venture. In response to a fan question on Megadeth.com, Mustaine said the idea discussed is some sort of new venture rather than a branded version of the game a la Metallica (at least I […]

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Dave Mustaine: ‘Endgame’ “Is Going To Launch The Return Of Heavy Metal In America”

Posted by on October 30, 2009

Metal Insider recently got a chance to talk to one of metal’s reigning personalities, Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine. Yesterday we posted part of our chat with the always outspoken Mustaine bemusedly questioning humanity after losing his wallet. Today he opens up about the “Big 4 Tour” rumors, how Endgame is going to bring back heavy […]

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Rob Zombie Off Interscope, Album To See 2010 Release On Roadrunner Imprint

Posted by on October 29, 2009

In a somewhat surprising move (we already knew something was up), Rob Zombie has announced his departure from Interscope/Geffen and has signed a deal with Roadrunner’s commercial-leaning Loud & Proud Imprint. His Hellbilly Deluxe 2 will see a 2010 release. What happened here? Our best guess is that Interscope realized Zombie’s best days are behind […]

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More ‘Slipknot’ 10th Anniversary Details

Posted by on August 20, 2009

Details continue to leak out for the Slipknot self-titled 10th anniversary re-issue, including this teaser for the companion documentary, (sic): Your Nightmares, Our Dreams. Apparently it’s a documentary about things being thrown, things catching fire and things being puked on. The album, due out September 9, will be available as a standard CD/DVD as well […]

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Megadeth Post New Song

Posted by on August 17, 2009

A new Megadeth song, “1,320”, has been posted online.

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Thank God, The Wait Is Over: Methods Of Mayhem Returns

Posted by on July 29, 2009

From the “holy shit I managed to completely forget that ever happened” file: Tommy Lee’s late ’90s Crazy Town-esque shitshow Methods of Mayhem is back, and snagged a worldwide deal with Roadrunner Records’ Loud & Proud imprint.

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Slipknot’s 10th Anniversary Reissue Details Begin To Leak

Posted by on July 22, 2009

[youtube width=”500″ height=”307″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L5CjY3xF9Bw&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] Details have been scarce since the video above announced Slipknot’s upcoming 10th anniversary reissue of their self-titled debut (yeah, yeah Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat. came first, stop showing off, you loser), but we knew something special would be in the works as the ‘Knot always takes special care with their releases. Some […]

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Huge Sales Week For Killswitch Engage

Posted by on July 8, 2009

As predicted, Killswitch Engage’s new self-titled album will debut on the Billboard Top 200 chart today at the #7 position with 58,000 copies sold, marking the highest debut of their career. It will also be Roadrunner’s second top ten debut in two weeks, following Dream Theater’s #6 bow last week. Check back later today for […]

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