GENERAL SURGERY Confirmed For Germany's FUCK THE COMMERCE Festival

Legendary Swedish grindcore merchants GENERAL SURGERY have been confirmed for the Fuck The Commerce festival, set to take place May 20-22 in Neiden/Torgau, Germany. Also scheduled to appear are BRODEQUIN, DISGORGE, GORATORY, LITURGY, BIRDFLESH, CLITEATER and DEFLORACE, with more acts soon to be announced. For more information on the Fuck The Commerce festival, click

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GLUECIFER Enter Norwegian Album Chart At No. 2!

GLUECIFER have entered the Norwegian charts at position No. 2 with their new album, "Automatic Thrill". As reported here last week, GLUECIFER's latest single, "A Call From The Other Side", debuted on the Norwegian charts at position No. 15. The follow-up to 2002's "Basement Apes", "Automatic Thrill" was mixed by Ulf Holand at Lydlab studios ...

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ODHINN Sign With IMPERIAL DAWN RECORDS

ODHINN, the Swedish "Viking metal" band featuring John Odhinn Sandin (IN BATTLE, NORRSKEN, VARKYRIA), Nils Fjellström (IN BATTLE, AEON, CHASTISEMENT) and Hans Karlsson (IN BATTLE, DIABOLICAL, VARKYRIA), have signed a deal with Imperial Dawn Records. The group, who have issued two CDs through Napalm Records, have commenced the recording process for their new album, entitled ...

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MISFITS' JERRY ONLY Hospitalized After Brawl In Mexico City?

The following item came to us from a BLABBERMOUTH.NET reader in Chihuahua, Mexico: "I just wanted to inform you that a local radio station here where I live (Chihuahua City, in Chihuahua, Mexico) announced the postponement of the MISFITS concert for [Sunday], Feb 1st due to an altercation the MISFITS (Jerry / Dez / Marky ...

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SEPULTURA Narrowly Avoid Tragedy At Brazilian Festival

SEPULTURA's performance at Festival de Verão in Salvador, Brazil Friday night (Jan. 30) almost turned into a tragedy when "a huge tower holding some advertisements, placed by the side of the stage, come down pushed by the rain and the wind," according to a posting on the band's web site. "It destroyed half the projection ...

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DESTROYED BY ANGER Complete Work On New Demo

DESTROYED BY ANGER, the Long Island, New York-based band fronted by longtime SUFFOCATION manager and Vulture Entertainment owner Jason Fligman, have completed work on a brand new five-song demo. The CD was recorded by Joe Cinccota (bass player for CATASTROPHIC) at Full Force recording studio in New York. The band plan on shopping the new ...

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