GUNS N' ROSES: No Royalties For CHARLIE

According to Access Manson (a web site dedicated to convicted serial killer Charles Manson), copies of the legal paperwork demonstrating that Charles Manson received no money for GUNS N' ROSES' recording of "Look At Your Game, Girl" can be obtained by sending a self-addressed stamped business size (# 10) envelope (with postage for ...

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SKINDRED Finish Tracking Eight New Songs

SKINDRED, the Welsh band featuring former members of DUB WAR, recorded a total of eight songs during their recent recording sessions in Florida, including four cuts that will appear on the upcoming re-release of their debut album, "Babylon", due on August 24 through Bieler Bros./ Lava Records. "We've decided to add four tracks to the ...

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EDGUY Perform In Sydney, Australia: Photos Available

HailMetal.com has uploaded a bunch of photos from EDGUY's June 26 gig in Sydney, Australia. Check them out here. EDGUY are continuing to tour in support of their latest album, "Hellfire Club", which came out in March through Nuclear Blast Records. The follow-up to 2001's "Mandrake" was produced by EDGUY and Norman Meiritz, ...

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BELPHEGOR Begin Writing New Material

Austrian death/black metal act BELPHEGOR have started rehearsing and writing material for their fifth full-length album, tentatively due in March 2005 through Napalm Records. Drummer Torturer, who had left the group in December 2003, is said to once again be working with the band and will appear on "some new songs" on the upcoming CD. ...

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ANDREW W.K. 'Super Site' Goes Live

According to a posting on ANDREW W.K.'s web site, MTV2 has built a W.K. "super web site" featuring clips from the new TV series, "Your Friend, Andrew W.K.", detailed analysis and explanation of the episodes, plus music videos, news and more. Check it out here. In other news, a two-year-old interview with Andrew ...

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AT THE GATES Tribute Album To Arrive In September

MÖRK GRYNING, VILE, ILLDISPOSED and ETERNAL GRAY are among the bands featured on the upcoming AT THE GATES tribute album, "Slaughterous Souls - A Tribute to At The Gates", due in September through Drowned Scream Records and Goi Music. The complete track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. TAETRE (Sweden) – "At the ...

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ILLDISPOSED Sign Publishing Deal

Danish death metal veterans ILLDISPOSED have signed a worldwide publishing deal with the world's biggest music publisher, EMI Music Publishing. The group have completed the mixing process for their new album, "1-800 Vindication", at Antfarm Studio in Aarhus, Denmark, with producer Tue Madsen and are preparing to shoot their first video for an as-yet-undisclosed track. ...

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Label: Singer MANIAC Has Not Left MAYHEM

MAYHEM's record label, Seasons of Mist, has dismissed as untrue rumors of singer Maniac's departure from the group. Their statement on the matter is as follows: "The fast-traveling rumor that informs the reader and listener on Maniac parting ways with MAYHEM and Attila Csihar joining the band is not true. There are currently no plans ...

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