Slayer Cancel World Tour

Just months after Slayer postponed a handful of Canadian tour dates due to singer/bassist Tom Araya’s back problems. The band has been forced to Cancel all 49 dates of their U.S. and European Carnage Tour. “Tom gave various medical treatments more than a fair shot,” Slayer’s manager Rick Sales explained in a statement. “But they just haven’t handled the problem, so he’s biting the bullet and is scheduled for back surgery at the end of this month.”

Atreyu drummer to play first solo show

Atreyu drummer Brandon Saller will perform as a frontman for the first time as he plays his debut solo show on Jan. 14 at Chain Reaction in Anaheim, California. Saller will be performing his own songs with a backing band that includes Good Charlotte guitarist Billy Martin, Aquabats guitarist Ian Fowles and Dead Country drummer Jarrod Alexander.

Nickelback Extends Dark Horse Tour

Nickelback have added 19 new dates to their 2010 Dark Horse World Tour with Breaking Benjamin, Shinedown and Sick Puppies. April 6th in London, ON @ John Labatt Centre April 8th in Toronto, ON @ Air Canada Centre April 9th in Montreal, QC @ Bell Centre April 11th in Ottawa, ON @ Scotiabank Place April 13th in Washington, DC Verizon Center April 14th in Hampton VA @ Hampton Coliseum April 16th in Greenville, SC Bi Lo Center April 17th in Greensboro, NC Greensboro Coliseum April 19th in Orlando, FL @ Amway Arena April 21st in Atlanta, GA @ Philips Arena […]