H.I.M. Launch Search For Support Band

According to the Finnish daily newspaper Ilta-Sanomat, H.I.M., MTV Europe and Jägermeister are looking for a band to support H.I.M. on their next European tour, which is scheduled to take place in the fall. During the spring, MTV will be airing a trailer with further instructions for groups to follow if they wish to be ...

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OZZFEST 2003: TRUST COMPANY Moved To Main Stage

According to the official Ozzfest newsletter, TRUST COMPANY — who were previously set to co-headline the second stage with CRADLE OF FILTH — have now been added to the main stage at this summer's traveling festival. As a result, Montreal's VOIVOD will go on right before second-stage headliners CRADLE OF FILTH at every show on ...

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POISON, VINCE NEIL, SKID ROW: First Tour Dates Announced

POISON have announced the first dates for their upcoming North American tour, which is set to kick off on May 23 in Mankato, Minnesota. Support at all shows will come from VINCE NEIL and SKID ROW. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: May 23 - Mankato, MN @ Midwest Wireless Civic Arena May 25 ...

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AETERNUS: New CD Delayed

Norway's AETERNUS have pushed back the release date of their new album, "A Darker Monument", to May 5 through Nocturnal Art Productions. "A Darker Monument" was recorded at Greighallen Studios with producer Pytten (ENSLAVED, MÖRK GRYNING) and is the follow-up to 2000's "Ascension of Terror". ...

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THE DAY AFTER To Release Debut EP

THE DAY AFTER (a.k.a. THE D.A.), the new band featuring former MONSTER VOODOO MACHINE/current RAGGDEATH guitarist Darren Quinn and hip hop artist Michie Mee (also of RAGGADEATH), have launched their official site at this location. The group, whose music is being described as "a reality dose of metal, hip hop and reggae but ...

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NECROPHAGIA To Tour Europe

The current lineup of NECROPHAGIAKilljoy (vocals), Titta Tani (drums), Iscariah (ex-IMMORTAL, bass), Frediablo (GORELORD/WURDULAK, guitars), Fug (WURDULAK, guitars), and Mirai Kawashima (SIGH, keyboards) — will embark on the European leg of their Necrotorture Tour 2003 during April/May. Support at all shows will come from Danish death metallers EXMORTEM. Confirmed dates are as follows: ...

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AUDIOSLAVE Announce Australian Tour

AUDIOSLAVE have announced a short Australian tour during April. Confirmed dates are as follows: Apr. 23 – Sydney, AUS @ Hordern Pavilion Apr. 26 – Melbourne, AUS @ Rod Laver Arena Apr. 30 – Brisbane, AUS @ Entertainment Centre ...

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APARTMENT 26 Land New Record Deal, Complete Work On Sophomore CD

APARTMENT 26 — the group fronted by Biff Butler, son of BLACK SABBATH bassist Geezer Butler — have set "Music For The Massive" as the title for their sophomore CD, due late summer through Atlantic Records. The CD, which was produced by Tchad Blake and APARTMENT 26 at Real World Studios, Peter Gabriel's state-of-the-art recording ...

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