SLAYER Forced To Cut Munich Show Short After TOM ARAYA Loses Voice

SLAYER were forced to cut their set short in Munich, Germany Monday night (Sept. 27) after frontman Tom Araya lost his voice mid-performance. The following report was e-mailed to BLABBERMOUTH.NET by a web site visitor in Munich: "[The show] started quite good with a lively HATEBREED performance. SLIPKNOT doing a nice show as well. And ...

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TOMMY LEE To Embark On Book-Signing Tour

MTV.com reports: In what is sure to be the literary event of the year, former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee will be hitting bookstores across the U.S. on a tour in support of his biography "Tommyland". Lee will be signing copies of the book on the nine-day tour beginning October 25 at the Rockefeller Center ...

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BLOODBATH To Make Live Debut Next Year

KATATONIA frontman Jonas Renkse recently spoke to Denmark's Antenna webzine about the new album from his BLOODBATH side project, entitled "Nightmares Made Flesh". Several excerpts from the interview follow: Antenna: How did you hook up with (singer) Peter (Tägtgren, HYPOCRISY, PAIN) and was he the first choice [to replace previous vocalist Mikael Åkerfeldt)? ...

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IN FLAMES: Roxy Set List Revealed

Sweden's IN FLAMES performed a special show at the Roxy in West Hollywood, CA Sunday night (Sept. 26). IN FLAMES played two full sets at the concert; the first set was the whole new album, "Soundtrack To Your Escape", released on April 6, 2004. The second set consisted primarily of all the classics from the ...

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I.C.E.: Debut Album Due Next Month

Maryland-based black metallers I.C.E. (IMPERIAL CRYSTALLINE ENTOMBMENT) have set an October 19 release date through Crash Music Inc. for their debut album, "Apocalyptic End In White". The complete track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Cryogenic Communion 02. Astral Frost Invocation 03. Hypothermic Possession (mp3) 04. Onward Banshee Legions 05. Apocalyptic ...

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VIRGIN STEELE: Another CARNIVAL OF SOULS Show Announced

VIRGIN STEELE's David DeFeis, Edward Pursino and Josh Block will team up with former EXORCIST drummer Geoff Fontaine and keyboardist Lynn Delmato to perform another gig of "strange & beautiful" cover tunes (under the CARNIVAL OF SOULS banner) at the V.P. South in Amityville, NY on October 23 beginning at 10:00 p.m. VIRGIN STEELE are ...

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Win Chance To Sing With LAMB OF GOD At SIRIUS Studios

Sirius (web site), the premium satellite radio provider known for delivering the very best in commercial-free music and sports programming to cars and homes across the country, and "Hard Attack", the crushing 24/7-commercial free all metal station, are holding tryouts to see who can sing LAMB OF GOD's "Black Label" the best. Listeners ...

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