Ex-D.O.A., BLACK FLAG, DANZIG Drummer Chuck Biscuits’ Death a Hoax

Despite numerous reports of his death, D.O.A.‘s Joe Keithley has dispelled rumors that famed drummer Chuck Biscuits (ex-D.O.A., BLACK FLAG, MISFITS, DANZIG) has recently passed away.

“He’s well and alive, so that’s good news,” said Keithley.

According to the Canadian Press, the reports seem to have originated from a single blog post written by New York freelance writer James Greene Jr., who has since claimed that he was duped by an anonymous emailer.

Read the full article here.

Volcom Announces The Volcom Tour 2008 With MOTÖRHEAD, MISFITS, AIRBOURNE, VALIENT THORR and YEAR LONG DISASTER

Volcom Tour 2008 is almost upon us! Making a considerable move up in venue sizes and the inclusion of “legend” status bands, this year’s tour kicks off September 2nd and will be headlined by MOTÖRHEAD. This is MOTÖRHEAD’s first U.S. headlining tour in 7 years that will feature support from the MISFITS, AIRBOURNE and two Volcom Entertainment artists, VALIENT THORR and YEAR LONG DISASTER.

Tour dates:
Sep 02, 2008 Anaheim, CA – House of Blues *no MISFITS
Sep 03, 2008 San Diego, CA – House of Blues *no MISFITS
Sep 04, 2008 Las Vegas, NV – House of Blues
Sep 06, 2008 Denver, CO – The Fillmore Auditorium
Sep 07, 2008 N. Kansas City, MO – Harrah’s Voodoo
Sep 09, 2008 St. Louis, MO – The Pageant
Sep 10, 2008 Madison, WI – Orpheum Theatre
Sep 12, 2008 St. Paul, MN – Myth
Sep 13, 2008 Grand Rapids, MI – The Orbit Room
Sep 14, 2008 Columbus, OH – Newport Music Hall
Sep 16, 2008 Montreal, QC – Metropolis
Sep 18, 2008 Baltimore, MD – Rams Head Live!
Sep 19, 2008 Philadelphia, PA – The Electric Factory
Sep 20, 2008 New York, NY – Roseland Ballroom
Sep 21, 2008 Asbury Park, NJ – Stone Pony Parking Lot