MALEVOLENT CREATION: European Festival Appearances Are 'Definitely On'

Long-running Florida-based death metallers MALEVOLENT CREATION have issued a statement refuting rumors that they have cancelled their previously announced appearances at Germany's Up From The Ground festival and Portugal's Festival da Ilha do Ermal. "Thanks to our agent, Adam Elfin from First Contact Agency, and the amazing promoters from both festivals, they have managed to ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH Finish Filming 'Nymphetamine' Video

British extreme metallers CRADLE OF FILTH have finished filming a video for the title track of their new album, "Nymphetamine". Commented bassist Dave Pybus: "The video shoot for 'Nymphetamine' went great. Had a very early start at 7am, obviously with a hangover, and spent 14 hours holed up in a damp underground vault near the ...

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GUNS N' ROSES Keyboardist To Embark On East Coast Tour

GUNS N' ROSES keyboardist Dizzy Reed and his solo band, HOLLYWOOD BULLDOZER (a.k.a. HOOKERS 'N' BLOW), will be embarking on a two-week East Coast tour beginning in early September. Prior to the East Coast dates, HOLLYWOOD BULLDOZERReed (keyboards, acoustic guitar, and vocals), Alex Grossi (guitar, BEAUTIFUL CREATURES, BANG TANGO), Matt Starr (guitar, FASTMASTER, ...

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MACHINE HEAD: London Show To Be Filmed For Upcoming DVD?

MACHINE HEAD are tentatively planning on filming their December 5, 2004 show at the Brixton Academy in London, England for an upcoming DVD. The band, who are currently on the road in North America as part of the "Road Rage 2004" tour with co-headliners CHIMAIRA, will launch a massive 53-date overseas tour in early October ...

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METALLICA: Quebec City Concert Sells Out In Less Than Three Hours

METALLICA's first show Quebec City show in seven years, scheduled for October 14, 2004 at the Colisee Pepsi, sold out less than three hours after tickets went on sale Saturday (August 14). Approximately 13,000 tickets were sold to the event. A week ago, METALLICA's October 4 concert at the Bell Centre (capacity: 19,000) in Montreal ...

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MORS PRINCIPIUM EST To Enter Studio In November

Finnish melodic death/thrash metallers MORS PRINCIPIUM EST will enter Tico Tico studio (SONATA ARCTICA, SENTENCED, FOR MY PAIN…, ALTARIA) in Kemi, Finland in November to begin recording their sophomore album, tentatively titled "The Unborn". Mastering will take place at Finnvox studios in December 2004. The cover art for the album will be handled by Mattias ...

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SCARVE: Debut Album Reissue To Include Bonus DVD

France's SCARVE will have their debut album, "Translucence" (originally released in 2000), reissued in 2005 with a bonus DVD. The band, who released their third album, "Irradiant", earlier in the year through Listenable Records, are presently in negotiations for a European tour. No further information is currently available. In related news, SCARVE's Dirk Verbeuren has ...

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