Download Australia Lineup Drops

After weeks of rumour and speculation, the lineup for Download Australia‘s debut in March has finally dropped. As previously speculated, Korn and Limp Bizkit will head up the festival with Prophets of Rage, with an array of Aussie and international acts filling out the bill. Whilst the initial festival will only be held in Melbourne, organisers have hinted at plans to tour the event in … Continue reading Download Australia Lineup Drops

Sad Reacts Only: World Responds to Chester Bennington’s Suicide

Whilst most of the world is reacting with shock and sadness at the news of Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington‘s suicide today, Korn‘s Brian ‘Head’ Welch has labelled it ‘cowardly.’ In a post to Instagram, Facebook and Twitter the musician and author wrote: “Honestly, Chester’s an old friend who we’ve hung with many times, and I have friends who are extremely close to him, but this … Continue reading Sad Reacts Only: World Responds to Chester Bennington’s Suicide

Black Sabbath Announces ‘Farewell’ Ozzfest

If you’re planning a trip to Japan this year, music fans might want to consider scheduling it for November, when Ozzfest will bring Black Sabbath there for – apparently – the final time. In a video announcement posted today, Sharon Osbourne said, “Ozzfest will be back in Japan on Nov. 21 and 22 and this will be Black Sabbath’s farewell.” “We’re also announcing Korn, who are celebrating … Continue reading Black Sabbath Announces ‘Farewell’ Ozzfest