SEPULTURA Join SPV Family

As first reported here back in early July, SEPULTURA have now officially signed a European record deal with SPV/Steamhammer Records. The group's first release for the label will be an EP of cover songs, titled "Revolusongs", due before the end of the year. "SPV is excited about their latest signing, and welcomes SEPULTURA ...

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L.A. GUNS Drop Off ALICE COOPER Tour, Launch Internal War Of Words

L.A. GUNS have dropped off their previously-announced European tour with ALICE COOPER and have made their internal squabbles public, with guitarist Tracii Guns being pitted against the rest of the band in an ugly war of words that is almost certain to result in an extended break from all recording and touring activities. L.A. GUNS ...

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MINISTRY To Issue 'Animositisomina' In February

MINISTRY are scheduled to release their brand new album, "Animositisomina", on February 4, 2003 through Sanctuary Records. Widely reported to be the group's "fastest and heaviest" offering since 1992's "Psalm 69: The Way to Succeed and the Way to Suck Eggs", the album is expected to include such cuts as "The Light Pours Out" (MAGAZINE ...

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BLAZING SKIES Announce Swedish Gig, Await Album Release

Sweden's BLAZING SKIES will be performing at Club Monster in Gävle on November 1. Also set to appear are THEORY IN PRACTICE and RECLUSION. BLAZING SKIES' long-completed debut album, titled "Void Of Chaos", is tentatively scheduled to be released through Plasmatica Records later in the year. Recorded at Bollnäs' Sound Creation Studios (LEFAY, TAD MOROSE, ...

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CARNAL FORGE, CENTINEX To Tour Japan

Sweden's CARNAL FORGE and CENTINEX (who feature in their ranks CARNAL FORGE frontman Jonas Kjellgren) will be teaming up for a Japanese tour in January. Confirmed dates are as follows: Jan. 10 – Osaka, JAP @ Nanba Rockets Jan. 11 - Fukuoka, JAP @ Keith Flag Jan. 12 - ??, JAP @ Neopolis Hall Jan. ...

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ARCH ENEMY, GOD FORBID: Final Tour Dates Announced

The complete itinerary for the forthcoming ARCH ENEMY, GOD FORBID, SWORN ENEMY North American tour has been announced. It is as follows: Oct. 30 - Boston MA @ Palladium Oct. 31 - Springfield VA @ Jaxx Nov. 02 - Old Bridge NJ @ Birch Hill Nov. 04 - Montreal Que @ Foufounes Electriques Nov. 05 ...

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AGENT STEEL Postpone Album, Tour

AGENT STEEL have posted the following update via their official web site: "We have some disappointing news to announce. We've have been re-recording tracks to our long overdue album. Due to technical difficulties we lost data — actual tracks (our hard drive crashed!). But no worries, Bernie has been putting in long hours on the ...

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