AT THE GATES Tribute Album Due Next Week

Drowned Scream Records has set a September 24 release date for the AT THE GATES tribute album, "Slaughterous Souls - A Tribute to At The Gates". The complete track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. TAETRE (Sweden) – "At the Gates" 02. GODHATE (Sweden) - "Kingdom Gone" 03. MÖRK GRYNING (Sweden) - "Neverwhere" ...

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DIECAST Shoot New Video, Invite Fans To Participate

Boston-based quintet DIECAST will shoot a video for the track "Medieval" (mp3) with acclaimed director Dale Resteghini (CANDIRIA, FEAR FACTORY, HATEBREED) in their hometown area on Friday, September 24. DIECAST are inviting all of their fans to attend, and if you would like to be a part of the video, call (212) 252-2372 ...

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ANOREXIA NERVOSA: New Song Available For Download

A brand-new ANOREXIA NERVOSA track, entitled "Codex Veritas", has been posted online in MP3 format at this location. "Codex Veritas" comes off the French symphonic black metallers' fourth full-length album, "Redemption Process", due on October 11 through Listenable Records. The follow-up to 2001's "New Obscurantis Order" (Osmose Productions) was recorded at Drudenhaus studios ...

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INFERNAL MAJESTY: European Tour Postponed

Long-running Canadian thrashers INFERNAL MAJESTY have been forced to postpone their European tour (which was to take place in September) until January "as work visas were not issued in time for some countries," according to a posting on the group's web site. The band are planning on returning to the road in the U.S. the ...

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BLASTMASTERS Add Second Guitarist

BLASTMASTERS, the Florida-based death metal band led by former DIABOLIC/UNHOLY GHOST drummer Lee "Aantar" Coates, have announced the addition of Jerry Mortellaro (DIABOLIC, UNHOLY GHOST) to the group's ranks. "We look foward to writing the most ferocious death metal album of all time with him," the band write on their web site. "BLASTMASTERS' new album ...

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EXTREME To Play Reunion Concert In Boston

Former EXTREME members Nuno Bettencourt (guitar), Gary Cherone (vocals) and Paul Geary (drums) will reunite for WAAF's Hillman 15th Anniversary Concert as part of the 2004 Taste of Boston on September 18 on City Hall Plaza in Boston. Also set to perform are PUDDLE OF MUDD and THE DROP KICK MURPHYS, among others. More information ...

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KORODED Sign With SILVERDUST RECORDS

After years of being heralded as one of Germany's premiere underground acts, "monster mosh metallers" KORODED have joined forces with Silverdust Records. KORODED's last EP, "The Absurd Beauty of Being Alone", not only took their hardcore fans by storm but "convinced the press as well that KORODED could possibly be one of the frontrunners in ...

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MASTERPLAN Singer Says New Album Will Contain 'Very Progressive' Parts

MASTERPLAN, the new band featuring ex-HELLOWEEN guitarist Roland Grapow, ex-HELLOWEEN drummer Uli Kusch and former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN/ARK singer Jorn Lande, recently entered Crazy Cat studio in Hamburg, Germany with producer Andy Sneap (MACHINE HEAD, ARCH ENEMY, NEVERMORE, SKINLAB) to begin recording their second album, tentatively due in early 2005 through AFM Records in Europe and ...

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Former GUNS N' ROSES Guitarist Launches Download Site

Former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Buckethead has launched his own download site with full concert downloads and a free download of "Enter the Dragon" (recorded live at The Catalyst in Santa Cruz, CA on July 3, 2004). Check it out here. Buckethead will be touring the U.S. with COLONEL CLAYPOOL'S BUCKET OF BERNIE ...

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