KITTIE Set Release Date For New Album

Canadian metallers KITTIE have set a July 27 release date through Artemis Records for their new studio album, "Until The End". The CD was recorded during the month of March at Longview Farm Studios in Massachussetts and was produced by Steve Thompson (KORN, ANTHRAX). "Until The End" will be KITTIE's third studio album. Their gold-certified ...

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GWAR Launch New Web Site

GWAR have launched a new web site, SlavePitInc.com, dedicated to other bands that are related to GWAR/Slave Pit Inc. but not updated on the group's official web site, such as LAZY AMERICAN WORKERS and MENSREA. "In the future, the site will also have its own merchandise section that will carry items that are ...

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GUNS N' ROSES 'Greatest Hits' Ships Platinum In Europe

GUNS N' ROSES' "Greatest Hits" album (Geffen Records) has proven an enormous success for Universal Music International, shipping 1.2 million units across Europe within five weeks of release. The album brings together 14 tracks spanning the entire career of the self-styled "most dangerous band in the world," from the era-defining "Appetite For Destruction" LP to ...

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MINISTRY Frontman Pens Track For Videogame

MINISTRY frontman Al Jourgensen has written the theme song, "Bloodlines", for the videogame "Vampire The Masquerade: Bloodlines" (web site), due in stores around Halloween through Activision, according to a posting on the group's web site. The track will be released exclusively to iTunes in the fall. As previously reported, MINISTRY have set a ...

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FLOTSAM AND JETSAM Set Release Date For Live DVD

FLOTSAM AND JETSAM have set a June 22 release date through the Cleopatra label for their long-awaited live DVD, according to an online posting by drummer Craig Nielsen. The as-yet-untitled disc is expected to include footage of the band performing at the Bash On Ash in Tempe, Arizona last July. DVD track listing: 01. No ...

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MANDYLION Change Name, Ink Record Deal

Due to the existence of a German band by the same name, Norway's MANDYLION — the group featuring former members of SACRALIS, OLD MAN'S CHILD, PECCATUM and DIMENSION F3H — have decided to change their moniker to APHELION. A new web site at www.aphelion.no will be launched very soon. In other news, APHELION ...

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ROB ZOMBIE: More 'The Devil's Rejects' Casting News

According to a posting on Rob Zombie's web site, the "'70s 'it' girl and scream-queen goddess" P.J. Soles ("Halloween", "Carrie", "Rock N Roll High School") has signed on to appear in "The Devil's Rejects", the much-anticipated sequel to Zombie's directorial debut, "House of 1000 Corpses", tentatively due later in the year. "P.J. will play Susan, ...

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SLIPKNOT: Denver In-Store Announced

SLIPKNOT will be making a very rare in-store appearance at Independent Records (937 E. Colfax Ave., next to the Ogden Theater) in Denver on Tuesday, May 4 between 4:00 and 6:00 p.m. Pre-Purchase the new album, "Vol. 3: (The Subliminal Verses)" for just $13.98 and get a wristband to guarantee your place in line to ...

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CHAOSBREED: Record-Release Show Announced

CHAOSBREED, the new Finnish death metal supergroup consisting of drummer Nalle Österman (ex-GANDALF), bassist Oppu Laine (ex-AMORPHIS, MANNHAI), guitarist Marko Tarvonen (MOONSORROW), guitarist Esa Holopainen (AMORPHIS), and vocalist Taneli Jarva (ex-SENTENCED, THE BLACK LEAGUE), have scheduled a record-release gig for their debut album, "Brutal", at Tavastia club in Helsinki on Thursday, May 13. Support at ...

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