VELVET REVOLVER To Play Free Rooftop Show In Hollywood

VELVET REVOLVER are planning a free rooftop show on the West Hollywood Sunset Strip around 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 12. The exact location of the show is expected to be announced early next week. In other news, VELVET REVOLVER want their fans to vote for the group's next single. You can now pick any ...

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PARADISE LOST: Greek Dates Announced

PARADISE LOST will be playing two shows in Greece in December. The details are as follows: Dec. 11 – Idrogios – Thessaloniki, GRE (w/ ATROCITY, LEAVES' EYES) Dec. 12 - Rodon – Athens, GRE PARADISE LOST announced earlier this week that the title of their newest album will be "Paradise Lost" — in celebration of ...

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EXMORTEM Sign With WICKED WORLD RECORDS

Danish death metallers EXMORTEM have signed a new deal with Earache Records subsidiary Wicked World. The group's fifth album, "Nihilistic Contentment", was recorded at Antfarm Studio in Aarhus, Denmark with producer Tue Madsen (THE HAUNTED, HATESPHERE, MNEMIC) and is tentatively scheduled for release in early 2005. Ten songs were recorded and mixed during the four-week ...

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12 STONES Drop Off MEGADETH's 'Blackmail The Universe Tour'

Christian hard rockers 12 STONES have officially dropped off MEGADETH's "Blackmail The Universe Tour", which is scheduled to kick off on October 23 in Reno, NV. Previously announced openers EARSHOT will act as support for the entire trek except for six West Coast dates, which will feature San Francisco thrashers EXODUS. The dates are as ...

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OVERKILL Sign With REGAIN RECORDS

Long-running New Jersey metallers OVERKILL have inked a two-album deal with Sweden's Regain Records. The agreement, which covers the entire world outside the USA, will begin with the release of the group's next studio album, tentatively due in February 2005. The band will follow up the upcoming CD with extensive worldwide touring (USA, Europe, Japan ...

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It's Official: LIFE OF AGONY Sign With EPIC RECORDS

As exclusively reported by BLABBERMOUTH.NET on September 10, reunited New York metal band LIFE OF AGONY have finally confirmed that they have signed a deal with Epic Records. Ben Goldman, Senior Vice President of A&R for Epic, signed the group on the strength of their four-song demo featuring the songs "Love To Let ...

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YATTERING Added To UNLEASHED/IN BATTLE European Tour

Polish death metallers YATTERING have been added to UNLEASHED's upcoming European tour beginning on November 25 in Ludwigsburg, Germany. Also appearing on the bill are Sweden's IN BATTLE. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Nov. 25 - Ludwigsburg, GER @ Rockfabrik Nov. 26 - Munchen, GER @ Titanic Nov. 27 - Andernach, GER @ ...

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DESTRUCTION Sign New Management Deal

German thrashers DESTRUCTION have signed a new management deal with Bottom Row Management (HELLOWEEN, VANDEN PLAS, SILENT FORCE). In North America, Artists Worldwide will be the band's booking agent, while Dragon Productions will book the band in other parts of the world excluding South America, where the group will be handled by Tumba Productions. "With ...

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