Michigan Metal And Hard Rock Bands To Perform At Benefit Concert

Sarah Colton, the daughter of MichiganMetal.com founder and former AMPUTIST/APOSTLE OF PERVERSION/DEFCON 666 vocalist Bob Colton, passed away Monday, October 25. In her honor and to help pay for funeral and headstone expenses, some of the best bands Michigan has to offer have donated their time to perform at the Sarah Colton Memorial Concert on ...

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NOMINON To Record New Album In January

Swedish death metal band NOMINON will enter Necromorbus studio in Stockholm in January to begin recording their new album, tentatively due next spring/summer through Konqueror Records. A limited edition (500 copies) 12" LP vinyl version will be made available through Blood Harvest Records. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "Condemned to Die", "Buried ...

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CIRCLE II CIRCLE Change Title Of New Album

CIRCLE II CIRCLE, the new band fronted by former SAVATAGE singer Zachary Stevens, have changed the projected title of their sophomore album to "Middle of Nowhere" from the previously announced "Faces In the Dark". The follow-up to 2003's "Watching In Silence" is due in late February 2005 through AFM Records. The pre-production for the CD ...

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MASTERPLAN: 'Aeronautics' Album Due In January

MASTERPLAN, the new band featuring ex-HELLOWEEN guitarist Roland Grapow, ex-HELLOWEEN drummer Uli Kusch and former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN/ARK singer Jorn Lande, have set "Aeronautics" as the title of their sophomore full-length album, due on January 24, 2005 via Germany's AFM Records. A four-song EP, containing two non-album cuts plus a multimedia section, will precede the album ...

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MERCENARY Confirmed For Denmark's AALBORG METAL FESTIVAL

Danish metallers MERCENARY are the latest act confirmed for the Aalborg Metal Festival 2004, a two-day event set to take place November 5-6 at Studenterhuset in Aalborg, Denmark. Also scheduled to perform at the festival are MNEMIC, 1349, WITHERING SURFACE, THE DEFACED, ILLDISPOSED, SCARVE, HEAVEN SHALL BURN, ZYKLON, DARKANE and DOWNSET, among others. MERCENARY's third ...

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