OPETH, LACUNA COIL To Team Up For North American Tour

Sweden's OPETH will embark on a three-week headlining tour of North America during May. Support at all dates will come from Italy's LACUNA COIL. Confirmed dates are as follows: May 01 - Graceland - Seattle, WA May 02 - Roseland - Portland, OR May 04 - Canes Bar & Grill - San Diego, CA May ...

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ANTHRAX Enter German Chart At #22!

ANTHRAX's latest CD, "We've Come For You All", has entered the German Media Control Album chart at position #22. The follow-up to 1998's "Volume 8 - The Threat is Real" is due in North America on May 6 through Sanctuary Records. ...

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DEF LEPPARD Fan Pays $8,000 For Chance To Sing With Band

Mark Zack from San Jose, California paid £5,007 (more than $8,000) to sing and play "Pour Some Sugar On Me" with DEF LEPPARD during the band's soundcheck in their home town of Sheffield, U.K. All proceeds of the auction will go to Help A Hallam Child, helping sick and needy children from South Yorkshire and ...

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ELVENKING Prepare To Enter Studio

Italian "pagan metal" act ELVENKING will enter Gernhart Studio in Siegburg, Germany on March 22 to begin recording their new album, due in late summer through AFM Records. Additional recordings will take place at an as-yet-undetermined Italian studio and the House Of Music facility in Stuttgart, Germany with producer Achim Kohler (PRIMAL FEAR, BRAINSTORM), who ...

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FLESH MADE SIN To Support DISMEMBER, CALLENISH CIRCLE

Dutch thrashers FLESH MADE SIN have been confirmed as the support act for DISMEMBER and CALLENISH CIRCLE on their upcoming Benelux tour in May. Confirmed dates are as follows: May 15 – Sneek, NETH @ Het Bolwerk May 16 - Deventer, NETH @ Burgerweeshuis May 17 – Zottegem, BEL @ Club Mundo May 18 - ...

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CULT OF LUNA Embark On U.K. Tour

Swedish apocalyptic noisecore outfit CULT OF LUNA will embark on a U.K. tour beginning with tonight's show at The Casbah in Sheffield. Confirmed dates are as follows: Mar. 11 – Sheffield, UK @ The Casbah Mar. 12 - Manchester, UK @ Road House (w/ ISIS) Mar. 13 - Cardiff, UK @ Ms1 (w/ ISIS) Mar. ...

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CRYSTAL BALL To Support KROKUS In Switzerland

Swiss melodic metallers CRYSTAL BALL will support KROKUS on the Swiss leg of their "Rock the Block" 2003 Tour. Confirmed dates are as follows: Mar. 29 - Paragraph K - Langnau, SWI Mar. 30 - Paragraph K - Langnau, SWI Apr. 12 - Metropol - Lausanne, SWI Apr. 13 - Bierhuebeli - Bern, SWI Apr. ...

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