THE HAUNTED To Guest On MTV2's 'Headbanger's Ball' This Weekend

Swedish thrash titans THE HAUNTED will be the featured guests on MTV2's "Headbanger's Ball" this Saturday, December 4. The group are currently wrapping up the "Devastation Across The Nation Tour" alongside DAMAGEPLAN and SHADOWS FALL. Look for them to make their U.S. return in the spring. Their new video, "All Against All", was shot by ...

Read more

SLIPKNOT Drummer To Release CRACK OV DAWN Album In North America

SLIPKNOT drummer Joey Jordison has reportedly told France's Hard N Heavy magazine that he is planning on releasing CRACK OV DAWN's debut album, "Dawn Addict", in North America through his label imprint via Roadrunner Records. CRACK OV DAWN is the French punk/rock/metal act featuring ANOREXIA NERVOSA vocalist Hreidmarr. No further information is currently available. ...

Read more

LIMP BIZKIT's FRED DURST In 'Fight Club' Video Game

Launch Radio Networks is reporting that LIMP BIZKIT frontman Fred Durst shows up as a character in the new video game "Fight Club", which is out now and available for PlayStation2, XBox, and Gamecube. The game is based on the movie of the same name, which Durst says is his favorite flick. Reviews of the ...

Read more

GLITTERTIND To Dedicate EP To Norwegian Freedom Fighters

GLITTERTIND, the Norwegian one-man project featuring 19-year-old Torbjørn Sandvik, will release an EP dedicated to Norwegian freedom fighters througout the ages. The EP will be issued in April 2005 and it will celebrate Norway's 100 years of independence. "It will also hopefully be an inspiration to the ones that still fight against the EU," reads ...

Read more

SWALLOW THE SUN Get The Ballet Treatment

Finnish melodic death/doom metallers SWALLOW THE SUN will have their song "Hold This Woe" used by the New York ballet group Ballet Deviare as part of their performance. The opening night for the ballet is December 18, 2004. More information is available at BalletDeviare.org. SWALLOW THE SUN's debut album, "The Morning Never Came", ...

Read more

NOMINON Confirmed For Germany's FUCK THE COMMERCE VIII Festival

Swedish death metal band NOMINON have been confirmed for Germany's Fuck The Commerce VIII festival, set to be held May 5-7, 2005 Neiden (near Torgau). Other bands scheduled to perform at the festival include ENTOMBED, CATASTROPHIC, ABSCESS, UNLEASHED, IMPALED NAZARENE, SUFFOCATION, JUNGLE ROT, OBSCENITY, DIVINE EMPIRE, CENTINEX, DESASTER, GODHATE, GOREROTTED, HATESPHERE, LIVIDITY, PLEURISY and VOMITORY. ...

Read more

TRISTANIA: New Audio Samples Posted Online

Norwegian symphonic metal band TRISTANIA have uploaded audio samples from their new album, "Ashes" as the title of their new album, tentatively due in January 2005 through SPV Records. Check them out at this location. The follow-up to 2001's "World of Glass", "Ashes" was recorded at Toproom studios in Oslo with producer Børge ...

Read more