QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE Have New Album Ready

QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE have finished writing songs for their follow-up album to last year's "Songs For The Deaf". Frontman Josh Homme revealed that he and bass player Nick Oliveri have already written enough songs to fill a double album. Homme said: "We've got 20 songs. They're all written and the band understands how ...

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SOILWORK Guitarist: 'DEVIN TOWNSEND Is A Machine'

SOILWORK guitarist Peter Wichers recently spoke to Chart Attack about the recording process for the new record, "Figure Number Five", after working with STRAPPING YOUNG LAD mastermind Devin Townsend on the band's last album, 2002's "Natural Born Chaos". "Well, one thing was to be extremely anal," Wichers said. "When it came to recording, [Devin] was ...

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PAUL DI'ANNO Confirmed For SWEDEN ROCK 2003 Festival

Former IRON MAIDEN frontman PAUL DI'ANNO and his band KILLERS are the latest act to have been confirmed for the 12th annual Sweden Rock festival, scheduled to take place Jun. 6-8 in Sölvesborg, Sweden. The complete list of artists currently set to perform at the event is as follows: TWISTED SISTER WHITESNAKE SEPULTURA YES JETHRO ...

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TURBONEGRO: New Music Posted Online

Norway's TURBONEGRO — recently reformed after a four-year break — have posted two brand new tracks in MP3 format at this location. "Turbonegro Must Be Destroyed" and "Fuck The World (F.T.W.)" come off the group's upcoming album, "Scandinavian Leather", due on April 28 through Sweden's Burning Heart Records. ...

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GODSMACK: Upcoming Appearances Announced

GODSMACK have lined up the following TV/radio/online appearances during the coming week: Monday, April 7 8:00pm EST (live) / 8pm PST (re-feed) - FMQB World Premiere Broadcast of "Faceless" - check http://www.fmqb.com/Godsmack_Info.html for participating stations in your area. Tuesday, April 8 ("Faceless" in stores) 11:30pm – "Tonight Show with Jay Leno" appearance. GODSMACK's premiere performance ...

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KOLDBORN Split With Singer, Seek Replacement

Danish death metallers KOLDBORN have parted ways with vocalist Martin Leth. "Martin has been a part of KOLDBORN since we started the whole thing, and it was a tough decision for us to make," reads a statement on the band's official web site. The group, who are currently seeking a replacement, issued their debut album, ...

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