EXPERIMENT FEAR: New Song Available For Download

EXPERIMENT FEAR, the band which spawned guitar god Jeff Loomis (NEVERMORE), have returned after a lengthy sabbatical to "claim their place among death metal's elite," according to an official press release. Shortly after the release of their critically acclaimed 1995 album, "Assuming The God Form", the band went their separate ways, but have now reformed ...

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CRISIS Announce East Coast Dates

CRISIS, the reformed group which up until early 2003 performed and recorded in Los Angeles under the name SKULLSICK NATION, have lined up the following East Coast dates in April: Apr. 02 – The Chance – Poughkeepsie, NY (w/ ALL OUT WAR, SKINLESS) Apr. 03 – Valentine's – Albany, NY (w/ ALL OUT WAR, MISERY ...

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AFTER FOREVER Set Release Date For New Album

Dutch gothic/atmospheric doom metal group AFTER FOREVER have set a March 25 release date through Transmission Records for their new album, "Invisible Circles". The group's last full-length effort, "Decipher", was released in 2001. AFTER FOREVER have been confirmed for this year's edition of the Pinkpop festival, set to be held May 29-31 in Landgraaf, Holland. ...

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KISS To Play Three Shows At Tokyo's Budokan

According to the German KISS fan site KissFanShop.de, KISS will play three shows at Tokyo's Budokan May 27-29. An official confirmation is still pending. As previously reported, KISS are expected to undertake an Australian tour in May, to be followed by the above-mentioned Japanese dates (and possibly a few others), and a full-scale U.S. beginning ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE: 'The Art of Live' DVD Delayed

Sanctuary Records have postponed the release of the new QUEENSRŸCHE DVD, "The Art of Live", to April 6 from the previously announced March 24. No reason was given for the delay. As previously reported, the disc will contain "live and backstage footage and some special extras." No further information is available at this time. QUEENSRŸCHE's ...

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THOR To Embark On Canadian Tour

Canadian metal legend THOR will be embarking on a short East Coast tour earky next month in support of his new CD, "Beast Women From The Center Of The Earth". Joining him on the road will be world-famous artist Mick Hoffman and Frank Soda. Described as Thor's "best CD ever," "Beast Women From The Center ...

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JUDAS PRIEST: More European Tour Dates Revealed

JUDAS PRIEST are currently booking several arena gigs throughout Europe in between their previously announced festival dates. The latest additions to the band's growing itinerary are concerts in Berlin (Jun. 8) and Oberhausen (Jun. 13). PRIEST's European tour itinerary is shaping up as follows: Jun. 05 – Bologna, ITA @ Gods of Metal Jun. 08 ...

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