May 01-03: 0161 Festival, Manchester, UK, feat. Doom, Oi Polloi, Moscow Death Brigade, Aggressors BC, Los Fastidios, Kaos Urbano, The Wakes, The Bois + more.
47 names have been added to the line-up of this year’s Dour Festival in Belgium, including Doom gods Sunn O))), Evian Christ and Seven Davis Jr.
Trent Reznor is reportedly playing a major role in redesigning the digital music app on Apple’s iPhones to include a new streaming service.
The team behind the Kendal Calling festival announce details of Forgotten Fields, a new 4,000-capacity festival to be held at Eridge Deer Park in Sussex, UK.
Blur have been confirmed as the Saturday night headliner for this year’s Isle of Wight Festival.
A test case being fought in Finnish courts has ruled in favour of the family of a late artist who were in dispute with the local Universal Music subsidiary.
Concierto de Def Con Dos en Toledo prohibido por “satánicos” tres semanas tras un concierto de Soziedad Alkohólika fue cancelado en Madrid.
May 09-10 – Venezia Hardcore Fest 2015, Black Hole + C.S.O. Rivolta di Marghera, Venezia, Italia.
Clive Police have charged Mickael Thomson, the guitarist of Iowa heavy metal band Slipknot, after an arrest earlier this month involving a knife fight with his brother.
May 30 – Jun 01: Pescara Hardcore Festival, feat. Insane Therapy, Uprising, NEID, Respect For Zero, Gab de la Vega, Backjumper, Juliet Massacre, The Memory.