Kilgore Reunites For Providence Metalfest, New EP Due In December

Kilgore, by Omar Cordy/OJC Photography

1990s metal band Kilgore played their first show in a year last weekend at Providence Metalfest 4, at Fete Music Hall in Providence, RI, the bands’ hometown. The band played a long set of hits as well as three brand new songs that were killer! Watch video of new song ‘Death On The Installment Plan’ below:Continue reading

Crowdfunding Campaign To Help Christian Lembach Receive Knee Surgery Underway

A crowdfunding campaign has been launched for Christian Lembach, frontman of Atlanta noise rockers Whores. to get a major knee operation that he needs to be able to live, and continue to perform. The campaign was launched by a friend of his, a doctor, with a goal of raising the necessary monies for the procedure. Continue reading

Campaign Launched For Documentary Film About Vegans And Veganism In Music

A crowdfunding campaign is launched to support a documentary film about vegans in the music world promoting vegan lifestyle. In addition to raising funds to produce the film Taking Note, they are seeking more artists to interview for the project that already includes members of Against Me, Anti-Flag Fall Out Boy, Arch Enemy, Creeper, Enter Shikari and more. Continue reading

Reunited Nitro Launch A Crowd Funding Campaign

Jim Gillette, Michael Angelo Batio, and Chris Adler announced late last year that they were teaming up to bring back Nitro. Last month they revealed that Victor Wooten will be playing bass on the upcoming record, and we have another exciting update from the band today. Continue reading

Crowdfunding Campaign Launched To Save The Oakland Metro

One of the premier venues for hosting underground music and popular events in the country is The Oakland Metropolitan Operahouse, a.k.a. The Metro. Under a hostile campaign by an unhappy neighbor, an uber-wealthy entrepreneur looking to open his own venue, and the venue is in danger of shutting down. Friends of the venue have launched a GoFundMe to save the theater.Continue reading

Nick Cave Raises Awareness For Suicide Prevention In Australian Aboriginal Community

Nick Cave, by Alwin Kuchler

Australian music legend Nick Cave has thrown his support behind the campaign to raise Suicide Awareness for the Warlpiri community of Lajamanu in the Australian Tanami Desert, who are crowdfunding an indigenous suicide prevention app. Continue reading

Immortal Bird Has Their Van And Gear Stolen In New York, GoFundMe Launched

Underground sludge band Immortal Bird, on tour with Withered, had their van with all their gear and personal belongings robbed last night in New York City, after playing Brooklyn’s Saint Vitus Bar. Police are investigating the theft and a GoFundMe campaign has been launched. So far 99 fans and friends of the band have raised over $4000 for the group, hoping to continue their tour. Continue reading