Roddy Bottum (Faith No More) Releases New Song “People Power”

Roddy Bottum (Faith No More) has released a new song titled “People Power.” You can find that on Bandcamp.

Deftones, Faith No More, System Of A Down, Etc. Confirmed For 2021 Hellfest Open Air Festival

The lineup has been confirmed for the 2021 Hellfest Open Air festival in Clisson, France. The event will take place on June 18-20, 2021 and it will feature a majority of the bands that were previously booked for the scrapped 2020 edition.

Lineup:

June 18:

Mainstage 01:

Deftones
Dropkick Murphys
Opeth
Leprous
Soen
Ego Kill Talent
Frog Leap

Mainstage 02:

Volbeat
The Offspring
Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes
Ghostemane
The Distillers
The Inspector Cluzo
Danko Jones
The Wildhearts
Laura Cox

Temple Stage:

Mayhem
Abbath
Rotting Christ
Primordial
The Great Old Ones
Seth
Mephorash
Numen
Tremplin Voice Of Hell

Altar Stage:

Obituary
At The Gates
Death DTA
Entombed A.D.
Grave
Cadaver
Necrowretch
Tremplin Voice Of Hell

Warzone Stage:

Suicidal Tendencies
Powerflo
Youth Of Today
Dog Eat Dog
Slapshot
Cro-Mags
Higher Power
In Other Climes

Valley Stage:

Electric Wizard
Baroness
OM
Witchcraft
Black Mountain
Elder
ASG
Greenleaf
Abrahma

June 19:

Mainstage 01:

Faith No More
Puscifer
Rival Sons
Heaven Shall Burn
Northlane
Crystal Lake
Fire From The Gods

Mainstage 02:

Deep Purple
Airbourne
Steel Panther
Alestorm
The Darkness
L7
The Dead Daisies
Galactic Empire

Temple Stage:

Wardruna
The Hu
Ensiferum
Taake
Kampfar
Einjerjer
Helheim
Aktarium
Artus

Altar Stage:

Sepultura
Sacred Reich
Flotsam And Jetsam
Loudblast
Exciter
Xentrix
Rectal Smegma
Brutal Sphincter
Karras

Warzone Stage:

Social Distortion
The Toy Dolls
Agnostic Front
Reverent Horton Heat
Anti-Flag
Frustration
Guerilla Poubelle
Lion’s Law
Grade 2

Valley Stage:

Envy
Mono & The Jo Quail Quartet
John Garcia & The Band Of Gold
High On Fire
Pelican
Me And That Man
The Picturebooks
Duel
Point Mort

June 20:

Mainstage 01:

System Of A Down
Korn
Maximum The Hormone
Jinjer
Lacuna Coil
Kontrust
Deadly Apples

Mainstage 02:

Judas Priest
Running Wild
Down
Michael Schenker
Doro
Delain
Sortilege
Battle Beast
Tempt

Temple Stage:

Watain
Alcest
Belzebubs
Borknagar
Gaahls Wyrd
Regarde Les Hommes Tomber
Numenorean
Penitence Onirique
Deliverance

Altar Stage:

Devin Townsend (by request set)
Dying Fetus
Misery Index
Ingested
Dyscarnate
Exocrine

Warzone Stage:

Walls Of Jericho
While She Sleeps
Deez Nuts
Jesus Piece
Moscow Death Brigade
Rotting Out
Landmvrks
Wolfpack

Valley Stage:

Killing Joke
Perturbator
Life Of Agony
3TEETH
Hangman’s Chair
Twin Temple
Inter Arma
Lysistrata
Ecstatic Vision

Watch The Black Dahlia Murder, Fever 333, Etc. Members Cover Faith No More‘s “Everything’s Ruined”

“Two Minutes To Late Night” have shared footage of their host Jordan “Gwarsenio Hall” Olds performing a quarantine cover of Faith No More‘s “Everything’s Ruined” with Trevor Strnad (The Black Dahlia Murder), Stephen Harrison (Fever 333), Sacha Dunable (Intronaut), Pere J. Bruno (Sharptooth), Emily Lee (Droneflower, Shearwater), and Jared Shavelson (Boysetsfire, etc.). You can check that out below. “Two Minutes To Late Night” commented:

“SHINY COPPER PENNIES! This week we covered Faith No More‘s “Everything’s Ruined” so we are very nervous about it and there is absolutely footage of bird’s shitting in reverse in the video. This is our 14th bedroom cover made with the support of Patreon. With so many musicians stuck at home with no outlets, we’re going to keep producing these style videos and use the Patreon to give some money to everyone who has a part in them. Please support our friends by donating to our newly redone Patreon at www.honorableswords.com

Man On Man’s (Faith No More) “Daddy” Video Returns To YouTube

Man On Man, the band featuring Faith No More’s Roddy Bottum and his boyfriend Joey Holman, have announced that their video for “Daddy” has officially returned to YouTube. This news comes after the clip was previously removed due to “sexual violations.”

YouTube issued the following statement to Rolling Stone:

“With the massive volume of videos on our site, sometimes we make the wrong call. When it’s brought to our attention that a video has been removed mistakenly, we act quickly to reinstate it. We also offer uploaders the ability to appeal removals and we will re-review the content.”

The band also commented:

“It’s clear tech companies are lacking in representation and therefore discriminate against skin color, age, sex, and sexuality. Even if YouTube does value and promote diversity, the truth is, the industry is still playing by straight men’s rules. It’s devaluing when we see Google monopolize on our Pride but do so little to actually enhance and protect the LGBTQIA+ digital experience. We’re asking for an equitable playing field.”

Korn & Faith No More Cancel Co-Headlining Tour

Korn, Faith No More, Scars On Broadway, Helmet, Spotlights, and ’68 have cancelled their summer North American tour due to the coronavirus pandemic. Korn issued the below statement:

“The Korn & Faith No More Summer Tour will unfortunately no longer be taking place. It is with heavy hearts that we came to this decision out of an abundance of caution for the safety of our fans, crew, and fellow artists. Ticket holders will be emailed directly with their refund options, including a full refund, or you can request a 150% credit at Live Nation Concerts venues + they will donate the number of tickets you originally purchased to healthcare workers on the front lines. For more details, please visit livenation.com/refund. Thank you for your patience and understanding.”

Faith No More Announce Rescheduled European/UK Dates

Faith No More have postponed their European/UK shows to 2021. You can find the new dates below.

Tour Dates:

06/07 Manchester, UK – O2 Apollo
06/08 Manchester, UK – O2 Apollo
06/09 Glasgow, UK – O2 Academy
06/11 Birmingham, UK – O2 Academy
06/12 London, UK – O2 Academy Brixton
06/13 London, UK – O2 Academy Brixton
06/21 Stuttgart, GER – Schleyerhalle
06/23 Berlin, GER – Max Schmeling Halle
06/25 Oslo, NOR – Tons of Rock
07/04 Amsterdam, NET – AFAS Live
07/07 Zurich, SWI – Halle 622

In other news, Faith No More have also launched some exclusive merch via fnm.com to raise money for their road crew, who are struggling due to the coronavirus pandemic. Billy Gould said the following about that:

“There’s been plenty of attention about the collapse of the concert industry, how it has been impacting musicians, artists, agents… but very little coverage has focused on the impact it’s made on a crucial element of live music and touring: the crew. Without a band’s crew, the show does not go on; yet, in light of the recent postponements, they have been left with few options to support themselves, or their families.

And speaking of families, the band that you know as Faith No More is more than the five musicians you see on stage. It is a larger family, an ecosystem that includes backline, a production manager, lighting, sound and tour management. We had an entire summer of touring booked – and now, as a result of this pandemic, all of our crew have been put into a seriously vulnerable financial position.

We have been working with these folks for years, and we feel very close to them. Since shows are not an option, we are trying to do what we can to offset this unfortunate turn of events with a special merch sale.”

Roddy Bottum (Faith No More) Says Man On Man’s “Daddy” Video Was Removed From YouTube “For Sexual Violations”

Man On Man, the band featuring Faith No More keyboardist Roddy Bottum and his boyfriend Joey Holman, recently released a video for their new single “Daddy,” but the clip has since been removed from YouTube due to “sexual violations.” Bottum tweeted the following about that:

Man On Man (Faith No More) Premiere “Daddy” Video

Man On Man, the band featuring Faith No More keyboardist Roddy Bottum and his boyfriend Joey Holman, have premiered a new video for their new song “Daddy.“ Bottum told Rolling Stone the following:

“We’re setting out ultimately to document this odd time in the history of the world and to address the importance of creativity and togetherness. The statement of the song and video for ‘Daddy’ maybe is a celebration of love in isolation and is a love letter to the not-so-distant past of a place and time where we communed physically together with our queer community.”

System Of A Down, Korn, Faith No More, Etc. Announce Rescheduled Los Angeles Shows

System Of A Down, Korn, Faith No More, Helmet and Russian Circles have officially rescheduled their Los Angeles stadium shows. The concerts will now take place at the Banc Of California Stadium on May 21-22, 2021. System Of A Down commented:

“We’re excited to announce that the rescheduled dates for our double-header with Korn, Faith No More, Helmet, and Russian Circles have been confirmed for May 21 & 22, 2021. Existing tickets will be honored for the new dates. We look forward to bringing this weekend to life next year when it is safe for our fans, crew, and venue staff. Thank you for your patience and understanding. For refund inquiries, please visit livenation.com/refund.”

Faith No More’s Roddy Bottum Announces New Project Man On Man

Faith No More keyboardist Roddy Bottum has teamed up with his boyfriend Joey Holman to launch a new project called Man On Man. Their debut single “Daddy“ will be released next week. The following description of the band was posted on Instagram:

“MAN ON MAN is Roddy Bottum and Joey Holman. They’re gay lovers making gay music.”