GODHATE To Use Session Bassist On European Tour

Bassist Clabbe Ramberg will be unable to join Swedish death metallers GODHATE (formerly THRONEAEON) on their upcoming European tour with BENEDICTION and NOMINON. Clabbe "has now been suffering from serious ache in his back for more than five weeks and there was nothing he could do to recover soon enough," reads a post on the ...

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MADDER MORTEM Finish Mixing New Album

Norway's MADDER MORTEM have finished mixing their new album at Studio Fredman in Gothenburg, Sweden and at Space Valley Studios. "Right now we're mastering at Strype Audio in Oslo," the band write on their web site. "It's been a long process, but the result will definitely be worth it! The release date has not yet ...

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LAMB OF GOD To Embark On U.K. Tour

LAMB OF GOD will be embarking on a U.K. tour this December. So far the following dates have been announced: Nov. 29 – Oxford, UK @ Zodiac Nov. 30 – Manchester, UK @ University Dec. 01 – Birmingham, UK @ Academy 2 Dec. 02 – Leeds, UK @ Cockpit Dec. 03 - Newcastle, UK @ ...

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GLUECIFER: DVD Release Date, Title Announced

Norwegian rock 'n' rollers GLUECIFER have set a November 15 release date for their DVD, entitled "Royally Stuffed". The disc will feature "almost three hours of GLUECIFER stuff, including concert, big interview, all videos, GLUECIFER's own tour video plus plus plus," according to a posting on the group's web site. In other news, GLUECIFER have ...

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CRYSTAL EYES To Enter Studio In October

Sweden's CRYSTAL EYES have set "Confessions of the Maker" as the title of their fourth full-length album, tentatively due in January/February 2005. "All songs are written, arranged, rehearsed and ready to record," reads a posting on the group's web site. "The whole production phase of 'Vengeance Descending' took about seven months because the guys only ...

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WITCHERY: In Mixing Mode

WITCHERY guitarist Patrik Jensen (THE HAUNTED) has posted the following message at the Earth-Dog.com message board: Alright, so where do I start... It's been a long time since WITCHERY has done anything... I think the last thing we did was the tour of Mexico we did together with THE HAUNTED and TO/DIE/FOR.. can't even remember ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE Selects AUDIO ONE For Recording Solutions For Home And Road

[Press Release] Audio One, Inc., the industry leader in advanced technology home and studio design and installation, today (Sept. 14) announced the completion of two key recording solutions for world-renowned rocker Ozzy Osbourne. The projects involved installation of a full professional grade recording studio for the Osbournes' Beverly Hills home and a state-of-the-art mobile recording ...

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STRYPER Perform At DISNEY WORLD: Photos Available

Reunited Christian hard rockers STRYPER performed at the Night of Joy, a three-day festival that took place this past weekend in the Magic Kingdom Park at the Walt Disney World resort in Florida. Check out pictures at this location. As previously reported, STRYPER recently parted ways with longtime bassist Timothy Gaines. A statement ...

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VAN HALEN: 'Best Of Both Worlds' Retrospective Certified Platinum

VAN HALEN's two-CD retrospective, "The Best of Both Worlds", has been certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), signifying shipments of more than 1,000,000 units. A 36-track overview of more than 25 years of VAN HALEN recordings, "The Best Of Both Worlds" contains three brand-new recordings with VH's second singer, Sammy Hagar, ...

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STRAPPING YOUNG LAD: DVD Details Revealed

Maniacal Canadian extremists STRAPPING YOUG LAD will release their first-ever DVD, entitled "For Those Aboot To Rock (Live at the Commodore)", on November 15 through Century Media Records. "For Those Aboot To Rock (Live At The Commodore)" track listing: 01. Dire [Intro] 02. Consequence 03. Relentless 04. Rape Song 05. Home Nucleonics 06. S.Y.L. 07. ...

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