HELL-BORN: In Writing Mode

Polish death/black metallers HELL-BORN have finished writing 10 new songs and will enter Hertz studio in Bialystok, Poland in early 2005 to begin recording their new album, tentatively due next summer through Conquer Records. In the meantime all previous HELL-BORN albums ("Hellblast", "The Call of Megiddo" and "Legacy of the Nephilim") will be released in ...

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CARNAL FORGE: New Singer's Audio Samples Available Online

Several sound samples from new CARNAL FORGE singer Jens C. Mortensen's other band LEECH are available for download at the group's official web site. As previously reported, Mortensen (ex-REVOLVER, SLAPDASH) joined CARNAL FORGE as the replacement for previous vocalist Jonas Kjellgren, who left the band in order to focus on his guitar playing ...

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DEATH DU JOUR Finalize Tour Dates With GODHATE, INSISION

Finnish death metallers DEATH DU JOUR have announced the final dates for their upcoming "Deathkampen 2" tour with GODHATE, INSISION and HATEFORM. The details are as follows: Oct. 19 - Semifinaali - Helsinki, FIN Oct. 20 - Kellari - Riihimäki, FIN Oct. 21 - Marks - Joensuu, FIN Oct. 22 - Woodoo - Imatra, FIN ...

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VOMITORY To Carry On As Four-Piece

Swedish death metallers VOMITORY have abandoned their vocalist search and will carry on as a four-piece. "The interest for the vocal job has been great but we haven't found what we've been looking for," the band write on their web site. "So we reconsidered our situation and looked upon it from different perspectives and came ...

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DOHENY: Rescheduled Dates With ORGY Announced

DOHENY, the California-based band formed by ex-THE CULT touring bassist Billy Morrison (on guitar) and former PITCHSHIFTER frontman Jon "J.S." Clayden, will be supporting ORGY on a run of California dates outside of Los Angeles. The rescheduled dates are as follows: Oct. 15 - The Vault 350 - Long Beach, CA Oct. 16 - The ...

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Former DEEP PURPLE Keyboardist To Release Solo Album

Former DEEP PURPLE keyboardist Jon Lord will release his new solo album, "Beyond the Notes", on September 20 through Capitol/EMI Records. A 5.1/stereo mix SACD edition featuring guest vocal appearances by Frida (Anni-Frid Lyngstad) from ABBA and Sam Brown is also planned. A few words by Lord regarding the inspiration behind each track on the ...

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LED ZEPPELIN's JIMMY PAGE: Video Interview Posted Online

A video interview with LED ZEPPELIN legend Jimmy Page discussing the Jimmy Page Signature Model Les Paul guitar has been posted online at the new Gibson web site. Check it out here. As previously reported, the much-anticipated music DVD from Page and ZEPPELIN singer Robert Plant, "No Quarter: Unledded", is set to hit ...

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