SOULSCAR To Release Sophomore Album In October

Canadian thrash/death/heavy metallers SOULSCAR will release their second album, "Victim Impact Statement", in October through Galy Records. The follow-up to 2002's "Character Assassination" was produced by Staehling and SOULSCAR, engineered by Staehling and Mackenzie, and mixed by Staehling. "Victim Impact Statement" (view cover here) track listing: 01. Unmade (mp3) 02. Death ...

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REVENGIA To Begin Work On New Album

REVENGIA, the Swedish metal band featuring ARCH ENEMY drummer Daniel Erlandsson, have "been talking about rehersing new songs for a new record," according to a posting on the group's web site. "This will be started within the next weeks. We have far more songs than needed for one album and who knows, maybe we can ...

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PLACE OF SKULLS Part Ways With Drummer, Seek Replacement

Drummer Tim Tomaselli has left Knoxville, Tennessee's PLACE OF SKULLS to pursue "personal interests," according to a posting on the band's web site. "Tim's John Bonham-influenced drumming has become an integral part of our sound," the group write. "The combination of his aggresive attack and knowledge of drum tuning sets him apart from just an ...

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RAMMSTEIN: 'Amerika' Video Receives MTV Premiere

RAMMSTEIN's video for their new single, "Amerika", premiered earlier today on MTV Germany, according to the RAMMSTEIN fan site Herzeleid.com. The clip was directed by Jörn Heitmann, who has previously worked with RAMMSTEIN on the videos for "Sonne" and "Ich Will". RAMMSTEIN's new album, "Reise Reise", is scheduled for release on November 2 through Universal ...

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STRAPPING YOUNG LAD: New Album To Include TOM JONES Cover

STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, the Canadian extreme metal band led by guitarist/vocalist Devin Townsend, entered The Armoury Studios in Vancouver, B.C. on Thursday (August 19) to begin recording their fourth album. Devin is producing the effort, while engineering duties are being handled by Shaun Thingvold. A "making of the record" documentary is being filmed for the ...

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BLACKMORE'S NIGHT Singer Makes Broadway Debut

BLACKMORE'S NIGHT singer Candice Night made her Broadway debut Wednesday (August 18) at the Imperial Theater in Manhattan when Hugh Jackman ("The Boy From Oz") invited Candice and Lady Nancy to the stage to perform samplers from "Ghost of A Rose" and "Past Times" during his evening performance. As previously reported, BLACKMORE'S NIGHT will release ...

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CONFESSOR Announce Rare Hometown Gig

Reunited North Carolina-based progressive metallers CONFESSOR will be performing live in Raleigh, NC at Martin Street Music Hall on October 16 for the "Confessor 2004 Demo Release Show." "As CONFESSOR only plays out live a few times a year, we hope you can make it out to this absolutely awesome club," the band's vocalist, Scott ...

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