GRAVE Confirmed For THE BONDED BY METAL OVER EUROPE TOUR 2003

Legendary Swedish death metallers GRAVE have been confirmed for the for the upcoming "The Bonded By Metal Over Europe Tour 2003". The trek — which will include appearances by EXODUS, NUCLEAR ASSAULT, AGENT STEEL, BEHEMOTH, MORTICIAN, CARNAL FORGE, OCCULT and CALLENISH CIRCLE — will hit the following cities during October: Oct. 08 - Sheffield, UK ...

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AC/DC: Berlin Set List Revealed

AC/DC performed a headlining set at Columbiahalle in Berlin, Germany Monday night (June 9). The band's set list for the night was as follows: 01. Hell Ain't A Bad Place To Be 02. Back in Black 03. Stiff Upper Lip 04. Gone Shootin' 05. Thunderstruck 06. Rock And Roll Damnation 07. What's Next To The ...

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DARK FUNERAL To Tour South America

Sweden's DARK FUNERAL will embark on a South American tour in September. "So far only Brazil is confirmed, but other South American countries are under negotiating [sic]," DARK FUNERAL guitarist and spokesman Lord Ahriman writes on the band's official web site. DARK FUNERAL have yet to announce a replacement for guitarist Dominion, who left the ...

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METALLICA's 'St. Anger' Enters U.K. Chart At No. 3

Although widely expected to grab the top spot on the U.K. album charts, METALLICA's "St. Anger" fell short on predictions, bowing in at No. 3. Could this be down to apathy or confusion over release dates? Nevertheless, alt-rockers THE STEREOPHONICS grabbed the top spot debut with "You Gotta Go There To Come Back" while METALLICA ...

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COAL CHAMBER Finalize Track Listing For 'Giving The Devil His Due'

COAL CHAMBER have finalized the track listing for their upcoming B-sides/rarities album, "Giving The Devil His Due", due on July 29 through Roadrunner Records. According to an official statement from Roadrunner, "Giving The Devil His Due" is "not a traditional "B-sides album", but rather "a collection of songs that traces the sonic growth and breadth ...

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SOILWORK Announce New Drummer

Sweden's SOILWORK have recruited drummer Richard Evensand (EBONY TEARS, DOG FACED GODS, SORCERER) to replace Henry Ranta, who quit the group last week in order to dedicate more time to his personal life. Check out pictures of Evensand at this location. Richard made his live debut with the group at this past weekend's ...

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VADER Confirmed For POLISH WOODSTOCK 2003

Veteran Polish death metallers VADER have been confirmed for this year's edition of Polish Woodstock 2003. The event, which ranks as Poland's biggest festival and one of the biggest open-air events in the world, drew an estimated 200,000 people last year. VADER will hit the stage the evening of August 1 and will have their ...

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METALLICA's 'St. Anger' Sells 417K In Five Days, Lands At No. 1

METALLICA's "St. Anger" has shifted 417,972 copies in the U.S. in its first, shortened week on the streets, landing the album on top of next week's The Billboard 200 chart, according to Hits Daily Double, the companion web site of music industry tip sheet HITS. METALLICA's last studio album, "Re-Load", sold 435,000 units during its ...

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