BRAINSTORM To Enter Studio Next Week

German power metallers BRAINSTORM will enter House Of Music Studios with longtime producer Achim Köhler on November 1 to begin recording their new album, "Liquid Monster", for a February 28, 2005 release through Metal Blade Records . A special single containing brand new tracks and "cool additional stuff" will precede the full-length album on January ...

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DARKSIDE Complete Basic Tracks For New Album

Wolf, vocalist of the long-running Austrian death metal band DARKSIDE, has issued the following update on the group's current activities: "We have finished our first studio period for 'Amber - Skeletal Journeys Through the Void' a few days ago and all I can say is that it sounds very promising. We have recorded most of ...

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EXHUMED Preparing Double DVD, Album Of Cover Songs

Californian gore-metallers EXHUMED have posted the following update on their official web site: "Well, in the spirit of all things EXHUMED, the band's optimism has outstripped their productivity. The EXHUMED boys are still in the middle of the process of compiling archival footage for the DVD. The good news is that the project has been ...

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Former MALEVOLENT CREATION Frontman To Perform Live With New Band

DOWN THE DRAIN, the new Buffalo, NY-based band fronted by former MALEVOLENT CREATION singer Brett Hoffmann, will be making their live debut on November 19 at the Sapphire Room in Buffalo. The concert will mark Hoffmann's first live appearance in almost three years. "Hoffmann went back to his hometown to find himself (mind, body and ...

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ANTHRAX Singer Becomes First-Time Dad

ANTHRAX vocalist John Bush and his wife Tori (photo) welcomed their first child today (Oct. 26). The baby girl, who was born a week early, has been named Jezebelle November Silvera Bush. As previously reported, ANTHRAX are scheduled to film a video for an updated version of the classic cut "Deathrider", taken from ...

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