CINDERELLA Frontman Welcomes Addition To Family

CINDERELLA frontman Tom Keifer and fiancée Savannah Snow have formally announced the birth of their son, Jaidan, born February 10, 2004. Keifer is currently putting the finishing touches on a solo release, which he expects to complete by the fall. A web site, TomKeifer.com, will soon be launched, featuring more information on Tom, his solo ...

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IN AETERNUM: The 'Ugly Truth' About European Tour Revealed

Bloodstone Entertainment has posted video footage of the Swedish death metal band IN AETERNUM on their European tour. "This movie shows the ugly truth about their trip to the U.K. and back home," reads a posting on the site. On Friday, June 4, IN AETERNUM left Sweden for a European tour with DEICIDE, AKERCOCKE and ...

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SHRUM: Long-Awaited CD To See Light Of Day This Year

SHRUM, the now-defunct side-project of late ACID BATH bassist Audie Pitre and drum programmer/keyboardist/vocalist Tomas Viator (DISINCARNATE, SUFFER), will have their long-awaited "Red Devils and Purple Ringers" CD released through Northern Blaze Records later in the year. More information will be made available soon. ...

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TORCH Sign With ROBOTIC EMPIRE RECORDS

TORCH, the South Florida-based band formed out of the ashes of FLOOR and TYRANNY OF SHAW, have signed a deal with Robotic Empire Records. The group, whose lineup includes Steve Brooks, the main songwriter, vocalist and guitarist from FLOOR and Rick Smith, the "ferocious" drummer of TYRANNY OF SHAW, are currently working on material for ...

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RAMMSTEIN: European Tour Dates Announced

RAMMSTEIN have announced the following European tour dates during November/December: Nov. 01 - Mannheim, GER - Maimarkthalle Nov. 02 - Antwerp, BEL - Sportpalais Nov. 04 - Rotterdam, NETH - Ahoy Nov. 09 - Lisbon, POR - Atlantico Nov. 10 - Madrid, SPA - Plaza De Toros De Vista Alegre Nov. 11 - Barcelona, SPA ...

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Australia's INFERNAL METHOD Split Up

Australian metal band INFERNAL METHOD have officially split up, according to PyroMusic.net. "It's pretty much been a long time coming, and probably doesn't come to much of a surprise to many," guitarist Peter Michael Peric said in a statement. "Due to ongoing straining of relations between us regarding musical direction, general management and ...

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FATES WARNING: 'FWX' Track Listing Revealed

Metal Blade Records has released the complete track listing for the upcoming FATES WARNING album, "FWX", due on October 5. The follow-up to 2000's "Disconnected" was recorded at Carriage House studios in Stamford, Connecticut. Commented singer Ray Alder: "We went into this record being as creative as possible, and we worked really hard. We were ...

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Former BLACKMORE'S NIGHT, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN Members Join Forces In VIOLENT STORM

VIOLENT STORM is the name of a new band founded by world-renowned bassist Mick Cervino (ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BLACKMORE'S NIGHT). Described as "a sonic barrage of stunning vocals, ripping guitars, relentless bass, and pounding drums, anchored around solid songwriting you won't soon forget," VIOLENT STORM's current lineup is completed by vocalist Yves Seguin (ex-LAST CALL, DRAGON ...

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