Former Decapitated Frontman Adrian “Covan” Kowanek Receives New Wheelchair Following Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

As previously reported, a crowdfunding campaign was recently launched to help ex-Decapitated frontman Adrian “Covan” Kowanek get a new wheelchair for Christmas. Now, it has been revealed that the campaign was a success with Kowanek receiving a more modern wheelchair. You can read more about that below. For those unaware, the former singer was paralyzed after the band’s 2007 accident. Drummer Witold “Vitek” Kieltyka also died from injuries he sustained during the wreck.

[via The PRP]

Slipknot’s Sid Wilson To Release New Solo Album In December

Slipknot’s Sid Wilson will be releasing a new solo album titled “∫∑x©∆p∆D∑∫ øƒ †h3 høP∑£3∫∫ ®øbø†¡¢ Vol. 2” on December 13. The record will feature Killah Priest, Rome Fortune, DJ Q*bert, Bizzythowed, Deewillalien, Sluggo and Arius and a teaser for it can be found below:

Hatebreed Recording New Album

Hatebreed have been in the studio recording their new album with producer Chris “Zeuss” Harris. The band are planning to release the effort in spring 2020.

(hed)p.e. Announce February U.S. Tour

(hed)p.e. have announced a February U.S. tour with Andrew W Boss. You can find the dates for that run below. It’s worth noting that the band are rumored to be celebrating the 20th anniversary of “Broke“ on this run.

Tour Dates:

02/04 Joliet, IL – The Forge
02/05 Hobart, IN – The Art Theater
02/06 Heath, OH – Muddy Creek Saloon
02/07 Marietta, OH – Adelphia Music Hall
02/08 Cleveland, OH – The Odeon
02/09 Toledo, OH – Civic Music Hall
02/11 Waterloo, IA – Spicolis
02/12 Janesville, WI – The Back Bar
02/13 Battle Creek, MI – The Music Factory
02/14 Flint, MI – The Machine SHop
02/15 Erlanger, KY – Peecox
02/16 St. Louis, MO – Fubar
02/17 Springfield, MO – The Riff
02/19 Denver, CO – Herman’s Hideaway
02/20 Bar Nunn, WY – The Hangar
02/21 Grand Junction, CO – Mesa Theater
02/22 Salt Lake City, UT – The Royal

Watch Footage From Dethklok’s First Show In Five Years

On November 15, Dethklok took the stage for the first time in five years as part of the Adult Swim Festival at the Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles, CA. The band played 19 tracks with a lineup consisting of Brendon Small, Gene Hoglan (Testament), Nili Brosh, and Pete Griffin (Giraffe Tongue Orchestra).

Setlist:

01. “Deththeme”
02. “Briefcase Full Of Guts”
03. “Birthday Dethday”
04. “Awaken”
05. “Bloodlines”
06. “The Gears”
07. “Black Fire Upon Us”
08. “Dethsupport”
09. “Duncan Hills Coffee Jingle”
10. “Impeach God”
11. “Comet Song”
12. “Andromeda”
13. “I Ejaculate Fire”
14. “The Duel”
15. “Murmaider”
16. “Thunderhorse”

Encore:

17. “Castratikron”
18. “Go Into The Water”
19. “Fansong”

The Ocean Finishing Up New Album

The Ocean have been finishing up the recording process for their new album “Phanerozoic II” during their free time on tour. After the trek, the band plan to start mixing the effort at Fascination Street Studios in Örebro, Sweden .