IN FLAMES Guitarist, Bassist To DJ At Swedish Club

IN FLAMES guitarist Jesper Strömblad and bassist Peter Iwers will make a rare appearance as metal DJs this Saturday (January 10) at the well-known metal club Metallterrassen in Gothenburg, Sweden. The club has previously hosted as DJs members from such bands as HAMMERFALL, STRATOVARIUS, THE HAUNTED, ENTOMBED, EVERGREY, DARK TRANQUILLITY and TIAMAT. IN FLAMES will ...

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DOPE Part Ways With Bassist, Announce Temporary Replacement

DOPE bassist Sloane "Mosey" Jentry has left the band only five days before the start of the group's eight-week national tour, according to a posting on the band's official web site. "[Mosey] has decided to retire from the music business in search of a more normal, stable life in conjunction with his fiery, monogamous romance ...

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SEPULTURA: Brazilian Tour Dates Announced

Veteran Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA have lined up the following dates during January/February: Jan. 23 - Florianópolis, SC - Brazil Jan. 30 - Salvador, BA - Brazil Feb. 06 - Atlântida, RS – Brazil The band, who are currently taking a short break from the road after playing 109 shows in 2003, are expected to announce ...

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CONVERGE Sign With EPITAPH RECORDS

Boston, Massachusetts's innovative metallic hardcore heavyweights CONVERGE have signed with Epitaph Records. After returning from a January European tour, CONVERGE will begin recording their long-awaited follow-up to 2001's critically acclaimed "Jane Doe", tentatively entitled "You Fail Me", in March and April. Slated for a mid-2004 release through Epitaph, the album's vinyl duties will be handled ...

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Report: DAVID LEE ROTH To Get His Own Vegas Show

The adult revue "X" co-producer Angela Sampras tells The Las Vegas Sun that she and partner Bobby Boling are not looking to incorporate former VAN HALEN frontman David Lee Roth into their existing show, as the paper had earlier reported. "We are creating a whole new show for David," Sampras said. And regarding Roth's poorly ...

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STRAPPING YOUNG LAD To Film First-Ever DVD

STRAPPING YOUNG LAD will film their first-ever DVD on Friday, January 16 at the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver, British Columbia. The as-yet-untitled disc, due later in the year through Century Media Records, will contain lots of outtake footage recorded over the past decade and is a precursor to the new STRAPPING YOUNG LAD CD, which ...

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