Gojira Announce 2017 Brooklyn, NY Show With Converge

Gojira have announced that they will be playing a special September 28 show at Brooklyn Steel in Brooklyn, NY with Converge. This is the latest addition to their upcoming North American tour.

Gojira Tour Dates:

With Pallbearer & Oni:

07/30 Berkeley, CA – UC Theatre
08/01 Santa Cruz, CA – Catalyst
08/02 Ventura, CA – Majestic Ventura Theater
08/05 Anaheim, CA – House of Blues
08/08 Boise, ID – Knitting Factory
08/10 Spokane, WA – Knitting Factory (no Oni)
08/11 Calgary, AB – MacEwan Hall Ballroom (no Oni)
08/12 Saskatoon, SK – O’Brians Event Centre (no Oni)

With Metallica & Avenged Sevenfold:

07/29 Los Angeles, CA – Rose Bowl
08/04 Phoenix, AZ – University of Phoenix Stadium
08/06 San Diego, CA – Petco Park
08/09 Seattle, WA – Centurylink Field
08/14 Vancouver, BC – BC Place
08/16 Edmonton, AB – Commonwealth Stadium

Gojira:

09/28 Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Steel (feat. Converge)
10/07 Camden, NJ – Rock Allegiance
10/14 The Woodlands, TX – The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion (‘Houston Open Air‘)

[via The PRP]

Hatebreed Perform With Emmure, The Acacia Strain, Stick To Your Guns, Etc. Vocalists At Holmdel, NJ Date Of Vans Warped Tour

Hatebreed’s Jamey Jasta missed the July 15 date of the Vans Warped Tour in Holmdel, NJ, so he could head home for his grandmother’s funeral. During his absence, The Acacia Strain’s Vincent Bennett, Municipal Waste‘s Tony Foresta, Stick To Your Guns‘ Jesse Barnett, Emmure‘s Frankie Palmeri, etc. filled in.

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Grim Reaper’s Steve Grimmett Plays First Show Since Leg Amputation

Grim Reaper’s Steve Grimmett, who has been keeping the band going under the Steve Grimmett‘s Grim Reaper moniker, has played his first show since getting part of his leg amputated. The show took place on July 14 at the Bang Your Head!!! festival in Balingen, Germany.

Angus Young (AC/DC) Joins Guns N’ Roses Onstage In Nijmegen, The Netherlands

During their July 12 show in Nijmegen, The Netherlands, Guns N’ Roses were joined onstage by Angus Young for some covers of AC/DC’s “Riff Raff” and “Whole Lotta Rosie.” This news shouldn’t be too surprising considering Young has previously performed these tracks with the band, and the fact that Axl Rose has been handling vocal duties for AC/DC.

Official Footage From Bad Brains’ Surprise Show In Brooklyn, NY Posted

Last month, Bad Brains played a surprise show at the Okay Space art gallery in Brooklyn, NY as part of Darryl Jenifer‘s art exhibit, and now some official footage of that can be seen below. Considering H.R. is still recovering from brain surgery, and the fact that Dr. Know is still recovering from cardiac arrest he suffered in 2015, the band only played six songs with a couple of guests helping them out, including original singer Sid McCray and Lamb Of God‘s Randy Blythe.

[via The PRP]