BRUJERIA To Play Live In August

BRUJERIA, the extreme metal project led by former FEAR FACTORY guitarist Dino Cazares, have announced plans to play a live show on August 28 at an as-yet-undisclosed club in the Los Angeles area. More information will be made available soon. As previously reported, BRUJERIA — who are no longer signed to Roadrunner Records — are ...

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Safety Concerns Delay Florida Metal Festival

Edward Fitzpatrick of the Providence Journal reports that a Florida heavy metal festival, which was going to raise money for The Station Family Fund, has been postponed because of fire-code issues raised by the local fire marshal. Metalfest 2003 — with a list of performers that included LYNCH MOB, FIREHOUSE, BANG TANGO and BULLET BOYS ...

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CRUACHAN Booted Off THE GATHERING Show In Ireland

Ireland's CRUACHAN have issued the following statement regarding the last-minute cancellation of the group's gig with Holland's THE GATHERING on Friday, June 27 at The Village in Dublin: "Firstly, apologies to anyone who came to see us, it was out of our control and I want my Friday 27th June back! "Anyway, here's what I ...

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TALISMAN Albums To Be Re-Issued

This autumn, GMR Music Group will re-issue the following six albums by the Swedish hard rock band TALISMAN: 01. "Talisman" (1990) 02. "Genesis" (1993) 03. "Humanimal" (1994) 04. "Humanimal Part 2" (1994) 05. "Life" (1995) 06. "Truth" (1999) The albums will be re-mastered and will include bonus material and extra discs. Each CD will be ...

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Banned AUDIOSLAVE Video Posted Online

AUDIOSLAVE's video for "Show Me How To Live", which reportedly got rejected by MTV because it features frontman Chris Cornell in a high-speed car chase running police cars and motorcycles off the road, has been posted online. Watch it in hi and lo formats. The clip was directed by AV Club ...

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GUANO APES: 'Quietly' Single To Include Brand-New Material

Germany's GUANO APES will release a new single, "Quietly", on July 21. The digipak version of the single will include two brand-new songs which were exclusively recorded for the new release, according to the group's official web site. A video clip has already been shot and is currently being edited. "Quietly" comes off GUANO APES' ...

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Should Mosh Pits Be Banned?

Ryanne Scott of The Gazette reports that concertgoers say exhilaration, excitement and chaos are to be found in wading to the front of the audience and throwing themselves into a mosh pit with other fans who love metal and punk music. The pit thrives on physical contact. Moshers enter jumping and thrashing around, all while ...

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