EXMORTEM Prepare To Release 'Pestilence Empire'

Danish death metallers EXMORTEM will release their new album, "Pestilence Empire", on Nov. 25 through Osmose Productions. The complete track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Ghastly Grotesque 02. Funerary Sculpture 03. Pestifer 04. Malus Invictus 05. Death Deceiver 06. Grand Dome Of Destruction 07. Icecold Ugliness (Part 2) 08. Gruesome Icons 09. ...

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SENTENCED Bassist Launches Side Project

Finland's SOLUTION 13 (formerly CONFUSION RED), who feature in their ranks SENTENCED bassist Sami Kukkohovi, will release their self-titled debut album through Low Frequency Records on Nov. 15. Recorded at Oulu's Neo-studio with producer Kari Vähäkuopus, "Solution 13" features 11 songs of "hard hitting, kick-in-the-nuts metal…that [is] bound to make you bang your head," according ...

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GUNS N' ROSES Singer Gives First Radio Interview In 10 Years!

Prior to the GUNS N' ROSES show at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma, Washinton last night, Axl Rose called Seattle radio station KISW and gave his first radio interview in ten years. During the 10-minute interrogation, Rose talked about the cancellation of the previous night's kick-off date in Vancouver, the new members of the band ...

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DEATHRIDE To Perform Series Of Showcases

California's DEATHRIDE, the new project featuring COAL CHAMBER frontman Dez Fafara, are set to begin performing a series of showcase gigs with a view towards signing a record deal and issuing a CD in early 2003. "DEATHRIDE has been rehearsing every day, and we are now preparing ourselves for a series of showcases — not ...

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CATTLE DECAPITATION Drop Off CANNIBAL CORPSE Tour

Gore grinders CATTLE DECAPITATION have dropped off the just-launched CANNIBAL CORPSE North American tour "due to a medical emergency at home," according to an official statement from the band. "We are focusing on getting back out on the road AS SOON AS POSSIBLE." The group are still expected to perform at Metal Blade Records' 20th ...

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TRANSPORT LEAGUE Announce European Dates

Sweden's TRANSPORT LEAGUE have lined up the following dates during November/December: Nov. 09 - Kartago – Svlvesborg, SWE Nov. 15 - Rock Stat Festival - Uddevalla, SWE Nov. 27 - Les Caves du Manoir – Martigny, SWI Nov. 28 - Case a Chocs – Neuchatel, SWI Nov. 29 - Sedel – Luzern, SWI Nov. 30 ...

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VINNIE MOORE To Appear On RUSH Tribute CD

Guitar shredder Vinnie Moore is currently recording tracks in his studio for a RUSH tribute CD that will be released by Magna Carta Records. Moore is said to be playing all of the rhythm guitars and also a solo or two on the upcoming album, which will feature Mike Mangini (STEVE VAI, EXTREME, ANNIHILATOR) on ...

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