CENTINEX Name Upcoming CD, Prepare To Enter Studio

Sweden's CENTINEX have set "Decadence - Prophecies Of Cosmic Chaos" as the title for their next full-length album. The CD will include nine tracks, one being an instrumental piece written and performed by Peter Pettersson from Swedish goth/industrial act ARCANA. The album will be recorded and mixed at Black Lounge Studios between June 23 and ...

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SETH To Reissue First Mini-CD, Early Demo

French black metal band SETH have announced plans to reissue their first mini-CD, "By Fire, Power Shall Be", along with their very first demo "Apocalyptic Desires". These two efforts, originally released in 1997 and 1996 respectively, were sold out for a long time and are considered to be sought-after items by many. This "exceptional" new ...

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FINNTROLL Guitarist Passes Away At Age 25

FINNTROLL/IMPALED NAZARENE guitarist Teemu "Somnium" Raimoranta died this morning in Finland at the age of 25. A message posted on FINNTROLL's official web site states simply, "Our dear friend and guitar player passed away on Sunday morning. This is a extremely heavy blow for us and everyone who ever knew this man. We hope that ...

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MEGADETH Fan Defaces Brooklyn Church, Eludes Arrest

A swastika-scrawling sicko struck a popular Brooklyn church for the third time in 18 months early Friday (March 14), sparking new outrage among parishioners, according to the New York Post. At the Good Shepherd Roman Catholic Church in Marine Park, a 21/2-foot swastika was painted on a window in red paint accompanied by lyrics to ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE Bassist, Wife Give Video Tour Of ZENSPA

MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx and wife Donna D'Errico (of "Baywatch" fame) recently gave a private tour to the TV show "Extra" of ZenSpa, Donna's new spa in southern California. Check out the video here. Among the services being offered by ZenSpa is the so-called "Classical Rock Massage," which is being described as ...

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THE DEFACED: Video Posted Online

Sweden's THE DEFACED, the band featuring DARKANE guitarist Klas Ideberg and SOILWORK drummer Henry Ranta, have posted a video for the track "Once In Between" online at this location. "Once In Between" comes off the group's forthcoming "Karma In Black" CD, due in the U.S. on March 25 and in Europe on April ...

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DOMINE To Enter Studio In May

Italian "epic power metal" band DOMINE will enter New Sin Audio Design studios in May to begin recording their fourth full-length album, due later in the year through Dragonheart Records. According to the group's official web site, "the band has already rehearsed five new compositions. Titles are TOP SECRET to avoid copycats running amok. The ...

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ASESINO To Play Hollywood Gig

ASESINO, the side project of ex-FEAR FACTORY guitarist Dino Cazares and STATIC-X bassist Tony Campos, have lined up a headlining gig at the Key Club in Hollywood, California on Tuesday, April 15. Also appearing on the bill will be N.M.E., DEMISE, OUTBREAK and DIMINISHED. ...

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SKINDRED Set American Release Date For 'Babylon'

Welsh crew SKINDRED, featuring former members of DUB WAR, have set an April 22 American release date through Bieler Bros./MCA Records for their debut album, "Babylon". Check out three full-length tracks and 60-second clips of every other track on the album, as well as a music video, news, and tour dates, via the official SKINDRED ...

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