MALEVOLENT CREATION: Summer Tour Dates Announced

Long-running Floridian death metallers MALEVOLENT CREATION have lined up the following dates during June/July: Jun. 19 - Skeleton Bash Festival - Innsbruck, AUT Jun. 20 - La Locomotive - Paris, FRA Jun. 21 - Frontline - Gent, BEL Jun. 23 - Underworld - London, UK Jun. 24 - Kade - Zaandam, NETH Jun. 25 - ...

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OZZFEST 2004: Press Conference Video Posted Online

Ozzfest's official web site is currently hosting a four-and-a-half-minute Quicktime video clip shot at the February 20, 2004 press conference to announce the lineup for this year's traveling festival. Included in the clip are interviews with SUPERJOINT RITUAL's Philip Anselmo, SLAYER's Kerry King, SLIPKNOT's Joey Jordison and Paul Gray, and JUDAS PRIEST's Rob Halford and ...

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JIMI HENDRIX Memorabilia Lands Big Bids At London Auction

Copyrights of 18 artworks by legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix sold for £41,200 (approximately $75,000) at an auction of rock 'n' roll memorabilia in London, according to Ananova. The artwork itself was sold last year. A first-generation Hendrix recording of "Burning of the Midnight Lamp" was estimated at between £20,000 and £30,000 and sold for £20,000 ...

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TAPPING THE VEIN To Play One-Off Show With LACUNA COIL

TAPPING THE VEIN will take some time out from writing their new CD to play a one-off show with LACUNA COIL at The Trocadero in Philadelphia, PA on July 19. The Philadelphia-based, female-fronted group will perform a 40-minute set beginning at 8:15 p.m. TAPPING THE VEIN's last CD, "The Damage", was released in April 2002 ...

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HEADSPEED To Open For ANTHRAX In Wolverhampton

U.K. metal outfit HEADSPEED will be opening for ANTHRAX at the Wulfrun Hall in Wolverhampton, England on Sunday, June 20. HEADSPEED will release their self-financed debut album, "Blueprint For Disaster", in late July. The band are currently seeking new management. Any interested parties should contact the group at [email protected] ...

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GOLDENPYRE To Support SUFFOCATION In Portugal

Portuguese death metallers GOLDENPYRE will support SUFFOCATION on June 20 at the Hard Club in Gaia (Oporto), Portugal. Also appearing on the bill will be INSISION and DISGORGE. GOLDENPYRE released their debut CD, "Decrepidemic", in December through the Portuguese label Exorcize Music. ...

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METALLICA Conquer Swedish Album Chart

METALLICA's Swedish gig in Gothenburg on May 30 May fired up renewed fervor for the band's back catalogue where a subsequent reissue campaign has seen no less than ten albums all propelling themselves back into the national album charts: 09. Metallica 14. Master of Puppets 20. ...And Justice For All 23. Ride the Lightning 28. ...

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