ABORTED To Issue Special Mini-CD In April

Belgian gory death metallers ABORTED will be releasing a new mini-CD, "The Haematobic", on April 19 to coincide with their European dates with CANNIBAL CORPSE. The track listing for the EP is as follows: 01. Gestated Rabidity (new track) 02. Drowned (ENTOMBED cover) 03. Voracious Haemaglobinic Syndrome (new track) 04. The Sanctification Of Refornication (new ...

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STEEL PROPHET Name New CD

STEEL PROPHET have set "Beware" as the title of their new album, tentatively due in Europe this summer through Massacre Records. U.S., Asian and South American release dates are still pending. "Beware" is scheduled to be recorded during March and will mark the group's first release to feature new vocalist Nadir D'Priest (ex-LONDON, D'PRIEST) and ...

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BLESSING THE HOGS Sign With GOODFELLOW RECORDS

San Francisco's BLESSING THE HOGS, the band featuring acclaimed producer Billy Anderson (MELVINS, MR. BUNGLE, BRUTAL TRUTH, HIGH ON FIRE, FANTOMAS, NEUROSIS, EYEHATEGOD, UNSANE, SICK OF IT ALL), have signed a new deal with Goodfellow Records, the label responsible for releasing the group's previous album, "The Poisoning", in late 2002. "After over a year of ...

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ENCHANT To Record Live CD, DVD

Bay Area prog-rockers ENCHANT will be recording a double live CD and a full-length DVD on March 13 at I-Musicast in Oakland, California. The band will be playing more than two hours' worth of material spanning their entire catalog. In addition, they are going to be filming fan interviews for inclusion on the DVD. Tickets ...

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EYES OF FIRE: 'Disintegrate' EP Available For Download

EYES OF FIRE, the experimental Orange County, California-based featuring Matt Fisher and Dan Kaufman from the legendary cultists MINDROT, have posted their entire "Disintegrate" EP at this location. Along with full-length MP3s of the EP's three tracks — "Disintegrate", "Hopeless" and "Anyone" — you can download the EP's complete artwork. EYES OF FIRE' ...

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THE WILDHEARTS Singer Is Full Of Praise For THE DARKNESS

THE WILDHEARTS are rumored to have been offered the support slot on THE DARKNESS' upcoming U.S. tour. The two bands are currently touring Europe together. THE WILDHEARTS frontman Ginger recently had the following to say about their much-more-famous touring partners: "Don't, for one second, assume that I would ever begrudge THE DARKNESS their success. In ...

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37 STABWOUNDZ Sign With GARDEN OF EXILE RECORDS

Dutch metal/hardcore act 37 STABWOUNDZ have signed a deal with new label Garden of Exile Records. The band, who play and create a blend of groovy crossover-metal with influences from bands like CROWBAR, MERAUDER and PANTERA, recently had their debut album, "Embrace Solitude", mastered by Tue Madsen of Antfarm Studios (BORN FROM PAIN, THE HAUNTED, ...

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ELEGY Guitarist Sets Release Date For Solo CD

ELEGY guitarist Patrick Rondat has set an April 26 release date through the French label Nothing To Say (NTS) Records for his fifth solo album, "Ephemeral World". "Mixing went very well and Patrick is happy with the sound, there are still a few things to tidy up, but the release date seems to be definite," ...

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JERRY CANTRELL, CHAD SMITH, GLENN HUGHES To Play Orlando

Former ALICE IN CHAINS guitarist Jerry Cantrell will perform live with drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS) and ex-DEEP PURPLE/BLACK SABBATH singer Glenn Hughes on Thursday, April 29 at the Hard Rock Hotel in Orlando, Florida. This very special trio will be headlining the hotel's monthly Velvet Sessions event. No further information is available ...

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