SEPULTURA: 10 New Songs Ready To Go

SEPULTURA have completed rough versions of 10 new songs in instrumental form for their upcoming studio album, due in early 2003. According to the group's official web site, "last week they recorded a CD with 8 of [the songs] and they are using it to work on the lyrics... [Frontman] Derrick [Green] plays guitar in ...

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Former LIFE OF AGONY Frontman Announces Solo Gigs

Former LIFE OF AGONY frontman Keith Caputo will be performing a solo date at CBGB's Gallery in New York City on Wednesday, Dec. 4. He is also scheduled to appear at a WSOU-sponsored show on Saturday, Dec. 14. More details will be announced soon. As previously reported, LIFE OF AGONY will be playing two reunion ...

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MUDVAYNE Video Posted Online

MUDVAYNE's video for their current single, "Not Falling", has been posted online at this location. The clip will be premiered tonight (Nov. 7) at midnight (EST) on MTV's "All Things Rock", which will also reportedly include a personal appearance from the band. The director of the music video was Joel Peissig, who ...

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DEF LEPPARD: UK Tour Unveiled

DEF LEPPARD have announced the following UK dates during February 2003: Feb. 15 - Newport, UK @ Newport Centre Feb. 17 – Portsmouth, UK @ Guildhall Feb. 19 – Wolverhampton, UK @ Civic Hall Feb. 20 – Sheffield, UK @ HallamFM Arena Feb. 22 – Newcastle, UK @ Newcastle City Hall Feb. 23 – Manchester, ...

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GRAVE Set North American Release Date For Comeback CD

Legendary Swedish death metallers GRAVE will issue their long-awaited comeback CD, "Back From The Grave", in North America on Jan. 28, 2003 through Century Media Records. Meanwhile, the band have posted the following update via their official web site: "The [European CD] release party [at The Shrine club in Stockholm on Friday, Oct. 11] went ...

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Booking Agency: NO MERCY X-MASS FESTIVAL Date In London Still On

Contrary to a report posted here yesterday, the No Mercy X-Mass Festival date in London, UK, scheduled for Dec. 9 at at London's Electric Ballroom — featuring SIX FEET UNDER, MARDUK, IMPALED NAZARENE and IMMOLATION, among others — has NOT been cancelled, according to the tour's organizers, the Metallysee booking agency. All shows will go ...

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BRUTALITY Reform, Plan Comeback CD

Legendary Tampa death metallers BRUTALITY have reformed and are busy writing material for a new album, according to Digital Metal. The group's upcoming release, "From the Ashes", will reportedly include contributions from original guitarist and founding member Larry Sapp, bassist Jeff Acres, and vocalist Scott Reigel as well as members of one-time BRUTALITY side-project ASTAROTH. ...

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CKY Land Opening Slot On GUNS N' ROSES Tour!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: New York, NY - Hot on the heals of their critically-acclaimed and commercially-embraced new album "Infiltrate. Destroy. Rebuild", Philly's punk/metal pioneers CKY have landed the intensely sought-after opening slot on GUNS N' ROSES' national tour. In addition, their album has been growing in sales each week and has re-entered Billboard's Top 200 ...

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DOWN, BURNT BY THE SUN Announce Japanese Gig

DOWN and BURNT BY THE SUN have announced a one-off show at On Air in Osaka, Japan on Dec. 12. Both groups will also appear at Beast Feast 2002, a two-day festival set to take place on December 14-15 at Makuhari Messe Event Hall in Tokyo, Japan. ...

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