The WQLZ Music Minute--Music news written by Bishop for 92.7 WQLZ, The Rock Station
Two new tunes
They just released a live DVD but when they get to town for QLZ’s 20th Birthday Bash, Bush will surely play two new songs. The band has been playing two new tunes while out on the road and some cameras just so happened to catch ‘em. You can see the two tunes “This House is on Fire,” and “Loneliness is a Killer” streaming online. The songs are expected to be on the band’s forthcoming album set to come out later this year. The band recently released a concert DVD from their 2011 performance in Austin, Texas. Bush will be with Shinedown and Airbourne May 7th at the Prairie Capital Convention Center. Tickets are on sale now.
Corey Taylor's new book
It’s not his first time at the book writing rodeo. Corey Taylor has revealed details about his new book Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Heaven: Or, How I Made Peace With the Paranormal and Stigmatized Zealots and Cynics in the Process. The book is scheduled to be out July 16th.
Ensuring a return
With the news of Disturbed’s Dan Donegan and Mike Wengren seeming to go full time with their side project Fight or Flight Donegan took to the web to ensure fans that he’s not ditching the band that gave him the world’s stage. Donegan posted that he knows Disturbed fans are upset “but let me assure you that all of us are looking forward to the day we return as Disturbed to show you how much you mean to us.” Donegan and Wengren’s project Fight or Flight is expected to drop their album Life By Design? July 23rd. Disturbed’s Front man David Draiman recently released his side projects self titled debut Device, and John Moyer has been working with Adrenaline Mob.
And if you’re looking for a touring metal festival that will surely melt your face off this summer, you may want to check out the Summer Slaughter Tour. The tour will feature The Dillinger Escape Plan, Norma Jean and a ton more metal and chaos-core bands will be up in Chicago at the House of Blues August 12th.
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