MÖRK GRYNING Change Title Of New CD, Finalize Track Listing

Swedish black metallers MÖRK GRYNING have changed the title of their forthcoming album to "Pieces Of Primal Expressionism" from the originally planned "Pieces Of An Expressionistic Avantgardism". The CD, which was recorded at Dug-Out studios in Uppsala, Sweden with producer Daniel Bergstrand (MESHUGGAH, STUCK MOJO, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD), is due on June 6 through No ...

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PROJECT: FAILING FLESH Music Posted Online

PROJECT: FAILING FLESH, the new group featuring former VOIVOD/current E-FORCE bassist/vocalist Eric Forrest, Kevin 131 (GARDEN OF SHADOWS, TWISTED TOWER DIRE, BRAVE, WHILE HEAVEN WEPT) and Tim Gutierrez (instruments), have posted the tracks "A Beautiful Sickness" and "Entrance Wound" in MP3 format at this location. Both cuts come off the group's debut ...

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GUNS N' ROSES, ARMORED SAINT, BEAUTIFUL CREATURES Members To Jam In Illinois

GUNS N' ROSES keyboardist Dizzy Reed, ex-WHITESNAKE/BLUE MURDER bassist Tony Franklin, ARMORED SAINT/ODIN guitarist Jeff Duncan, BEAUTIFUL CREATURES guitarist Anthony Focx and ENUFF Z'NUFF/VINCE NEIL drummer Vikki Foxx will join HAPPENIN' HARRY & THE HAPTONES for three Chicago-area shows at the end of next week. Confirmed dates are as follows: THURSDAY, APRIL 10th, 2003 Penny ...

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GRAVEWORM To Release 'Engraved In Black' In June

Italian "gothic black metal" act GRAVEWORM have set "Engraved In Black" as the title for their upcoming fourth full-length album, due on June 23 through Nuclear Blast Records. The follow-up to 2001's "Scourge of Malice" was recorded at Stage One studio in Bühne, Germany with producer Andy Classen. ...

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STAIND's '14 Shades of Grey' To Include Bonus DVD

STAIND's upcoming Flip/Elektra album, "14 Shades of Grey", will include a limited-edition bonus DVD disc with footage of the band from throughout its career, according to Billboard. As previously reported, the disc is due May 20 and will be preceded by the single "Price to Play". The song ships to U.S. radio outlets today (April ...

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AMORPHIS: Changing The Face Of Modern Metal

Finnish metallers AMORPHIS have set a May 20 release date through EMI subsidiary Virgin Records for their sixth studio album, "Far From The Sun". The album's first single, "Day Of Your Beliefs", will surface later this month. "Far From The Sun" marks the beginning of a new era for the band, who have opted to ...

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VEHEMENCE Drop Off DEICIDE Tour

Arizona's VEHEMENCE have regrettably had to pull off of the last few dates of the DEICIDE/AMON AMARTH tour due to sickness. Vocalist Nathan Gearhart caught a very serious sinus infection that affected his throat and made it impossible to continue the final dates. "VEHEMENCE would like to thank all of their friends and fans that ...

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ROB NAYLOR Quits BLAZE, Plots New Band

Rob Naylor, bassist for BLAZE (the band featuring ex-IRON MAIDEN vocalist Blaze Bayley), has reportedly quit the band due to the old "musical/artistic differences" and is forming his own project. He is currently seeking a ballsy singer with a good range and attitude in spades, for a "heavy-as-fuck" band. Applicants should send tapes/CDs/biographies to: Lo-Res ...

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SAMMY HAGAR: Live Album Details Unveiled

SAMMY HAGAR will issue a live album, titled "Live Hallelujah", on May 20 through Sanctuary Records. The CD, which includes guest appearances by VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony and former VAN HALEN/EXTREME frontman Gary Cherone, will contain the following track listing: 01. Shaka Doobie 02. 3 Lock Box 03. One Way To Rock 04. Give ...

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