GRAVE To Embark On European Tour In January

Legendary Swedish death metallers GRAVE are currently working on a European tour, which is scheduled to start in early January 2005. Exact cities and dates will be announced soon. As previously reported, GRAVE will be supporting DEICIDE at the Stockholm stop of their European tour on November 16 at Mondo (Club Aggression). Other bands appearing ...

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DRACENA Complete Work On Debut Album

Gothenburg, Sweden-based female-fronted metal band DRACENA have completed work on their debut album, "Infernal Damnation". The CD is tentatively due early next year through an as-yet-undetermined label. DRACENA had previously issued two demo CDs: "Labyrinth of Darkness" (2001) and "Demonic Women" (1999). A four-song tape was released in 1997 in a limited edition of 100 ...

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Hang Out With SKINDRED On FUSE's 'Daily Download'

Fuse is looking for audience members to join SKINDRED during their appearance on "Daily Download", Fuse's live studio show, on Thursday, November 4. You need to be available that day from 4:30 p.m.-7:15 p.m. If you're between the ages of 15-25 and in the New York City area, please e-mail Fuse at [email protected] The Fuse ...

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THE OLD DEAD TREE To Enter Studio Early Next Year

French gothic metallers THE OLD DEAD TREE are scheduled to enter Stage One studio in Bühne, Germany in early 2005 with producer Andy Classen to begin recording the as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2003's "The Nameless Disease". A September 2005 release through Season of Mist is expected. As previously reported, THE OLD DEAD TREE recently announced the ...

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FLOWING TEARS Founding Members Killed In Car Accident

On October 20, two founding members of the German goth metal band FLOWING TEARS, Björn Lorson and Christian Zimmer, died in a tragic car accident, according to a posting on the group's web site. "Even though they already left the band in '95 and '96 (Björn after the first demo tape 'Bijou' and Christian after ...

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OPIATE FOR THE MASSES Added To MINISTRY Tour

MY LIFE WITH THE THRILL KILL KULT will depart from MINISTRY's "Evil Doer Tour 2004" after the Columbia, Missouri show on November 3. The tour will continue until December 10 in the States with HANZEL UND GRETYL taking over the main-support slot and OPIATE FOR THE MASSES being added to the bill. A complete list ...

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ANDREW W.K. Nominated For Technology Award

ANDREW W.K.'s "Phone Party" idea from "The Wolf" album has been nominated in the Billboard Digital Entertainment Awards. The awards honor breakthroughs in music using digital technology. The nomination is presented to Andrew and the team at Island Records who made Andrew's idea a reality. As previously reported, W.K. recently entered the studio to begin ...

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