DARK TRANQUILLITY Singer Talks About New Album

DARK TRANQUILLITY singer Mikael Stanne recently spoke with Portugal's LOUD! magazine about the band's upcoming album, "Character", due in Europe on January 24 and North America on January 25 via Century Media Records. The Swedish band recently released an EP, entitled "Lost to Apathy", as a teaser for the upcoming full-length. It includes ...

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ION VEIN To Support METAL CHURCH In Chicago

Chicago prog/power metallers ION VEIN will be supporting METAL CHURCH at the Chicago stop of their U.S. tour on Monday, November 15 at the House of Blues. Also appearing on the bill will be 3 INCHES OF BLOOD. You can also catch ION VEIN doing a full headlining show at JJ Kelley's in Lansing, IL ...

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MOTÖRHEAD's LEMMY: 'All Politicians Are Bastards'

MOTÖRHEAD's Lemmy Kilmister recently talked politics with the Greek metal TV show "TV War" (web site). "We don't care about politics," he said. "They are all the same anyway. All politicians are bastards anyway — every one of them. [It] doesn't matter who you vote for you'll always have a shitty government. All ...

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DOHENY Perform Unannounced Gig At L.A. Fashion Show

DOHENY, the California-based band formed by ex-THE CULT touring bassist Billy Morrison (on guitar) and former PITCHSHIFTER frontman Jon "J.S." Clayden, performed an unannounced gig at the Rock & Republic fashion show in Los Angeles Friday night (Oct. 29). The event, sponsored by Cadillac, saw stars such as Victoria Beckham, Eve and Paris Hilton in ...

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MNEMIC Confirmed For Denmark's AALBORG METAL FESTIVAL

Danish modern thrash metallers MNEMIC 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 1349, WITHERING SURFACE, THE DEFACED, ILLDISPOSED, SCARVE, HEAVEN SHALL BURN, ZYKLON, DARKANE and DOWNSET, among others. MNEMIC ...

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MELDRUM To Support MOTÖRHEAD And SEPULTURA In Scandinavia

MELDRUM, the Swedish band led by former PHANTOM BLUE guitarist Michelle Meldrum (wife of EUROPE axeman John Norum), will be supporting MOTÖRHEAD and SEPULTURA on the Scandinavian portion of their European tour. Confirmed dates are as follows: Dec. 12 - Copenhagen, DEN @ KB Hallen Dec. 13 - Malmo, SWE @ Baltiska Hallen Dec. 14 ...

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