SEVENDUST's MORGAN ROSE Lands MODERN DRUMMER Cover

SEVENDUST's Morgan Rose will grace the cover of Modern Drummer magazine in the issue hitting stands in early October. SEVENDUST are currently recording their new album at Atlanta's Ruby Red Studios with producer Butch Walker for a tentative late September release through TVT Records. Walker, who fronted the band MARVELOUS 3 and released a solo ...

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DARKANE To Begin Recording In September

Helsingborg, Sweden's DARKANE have been busy penning new material their fourth album, tentatively due in early 2004 through Nuclear Blast Records. Recording is anticipated to begin this September. In other news, guitarist Christofer Malmström will be the first married member of DARKANE when he ties the knot with his long-time girlfriend on June 14. ...

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MERCURY TIDE To Release Debut In August

MERCURY TIDE, the new band featuring ANGEL DUST singer Dirk Thurisch, TIAMAT bassist Anders Iwers, and FLOWING TEARS/RED AIM drummer Stefan Gemballa, will release their debut album, "Why?", on August 25 through Century Media Records. "Why?", which was recorded and produced by Siggi Bemm in the famous Woodhouse Studios with a helping hand from Dennis ...

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GRAVE Confirmed For THE BONDED BY METAL OVER EUROPE TOUR 2003

Legendary Swedish death metallers GRAVE have been confirmed for the for the upcoming "The Bonded By Metal Over Europe Tour 2003". The trek — which will include appearances by EXODUS, NUCLEAR ASSAULT, AGENT STEEL, BEHEMOTH, MORTICIAN, CARNAL FORGE, OCCULT and CALLENISH CIRCLE — will hit the following cities during October: Oct. 08 - Sheffield, UK ...

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AC/DC: Berlin Set List Revealed

AC/DC performed a headlining set at Columbiahalle in Berlin, Germany Monday night (June 9). The band's set list for the night was as follows: 01. Hell Ain't A Bad Place To Be 02. Back in Black 03. Stiff Upper Lip 04. Gone Shootin' 05. Thunderstruck 06. Rock And Roll Damnation 07. What's Next To The ...

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DARK FUNERAL To Tour South America

Sweden's DARK FUNERAL will embark on a South American tour in September. "So far only Brazil is confirmed, but other South American countries are under negotiating [sic]," DARK FUNERAL guitarist and spokesman Lord Ahriman writes on the band's official web site. DARK FUNERAL have yet to announce a replacement for guitarist Dominion, who left the ...

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METALLICA's 'St. Anger' Enters U.K. Chart At No. 3

Although widely expected to grab the top spot on the U.K. album charts, METALLICA's "St. Anger" fell short on predictions, bowing in at No. 3. Could this be down to apathy or confusion over release dates? Nevertheless, alt-rockers THE STEREOPHONICS grabbed the top spot debut with "You Gotta Go There To Come Back" while METALLICA ...

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COAL CHAMBER Finalize Track Listing For 'Giving The Devil His Due'

COAL CHAMBER have finalized the track listing for their upcoming B-sides/rarities album, "Giving The Devil His Due", due on July 29 through Roadrunner Records. According to an official statement from Roadrunner, "Giving The Devil His Due" is "not a traditional "B-sides album", but rather "a collection of songs that traces the sonic growth and breadth ...

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