MEMORY GARDEN: New Music Posted Online

Stockholm, Sweden's MEMORY GARDEN, the band featuring former ABSKTRAKT ALGEBRA guitarist Simon Johansson, have posted MP3 clips of three new songs via their official web site at this location. According to Johansson, "two of them are more uptempo things and one is a doomy son of a bitch... I hope you like what ...

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SKINLESS Frontman: New Album Will Contain 'Incredible Dynamics'

New York-based death metallers SKINLESS have entered Albany's Max Trax Studios with veteran producer Neil Kernon (JUDAS PRIEST, QUEENSRŸCHE, CANNIBAL CORPSE) to record their new CD, "From Sacrifice To Survival". ORIGIN's John Longstreth will be contributing his drumming talents to the recording, which will include the tracks "From Sacrifice To Survival", "Don't Risk Infection", "Escalate ...

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MANDY LION To Perform At Hollywood Showcase

WWIII/WICKED ALLIANCE vocalist Mandy Lion and his solo band will perform at a showcase/live video shoot on March 22 at Studio 56 (7000 Santa Monica Blvd.) in Hollywood, California. Doors will open at 6:00 p.m. and Mandy Lion will perform at 10:00 p.m. sharp. All free tickets have been given away but due to the ...

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KELLY OSBOURNE Lands Snack Deal

Kelly Osbourne has landed herself a role in the new Doritos advertising campaign. The 18-year-old daughter of Ozzy Osbourne will appear in two U.K.-only commercials for Doritos going out from March 17. Kelly and her bandmates will be seen sitting in a flat listening to their forthcoming single, "Come Dig Me Out", while munching on ...

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SCARVE To Enter Studio In July

France's SCARVE will enter Dug-Out Studio in Uppsala, Sweden in July with producers Daniel Bergstrand (MESHUGGAH, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD) and Örjan Örnkloo (MISERY LOVES CO.) to record their third album, due in January 2004 through Listenable Records. In related news, THE CUBE, a brand new rock/fusion act featuring SCARVE's Guillaume Bideau on vocals and percussion, ...

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RAWHEAD REXX: 'Diary In Black' Track Listing Unveiled

Germany's RAWHEAD REXX, the band featuring former GLENMORE guitarist/vocalist Jürgen Volk, have set a March 17 European release date through AFM Records for their sophomore album, "Diary In Black". The group's self-titled effort was released in 2001. The complete track listing for "Diary In Black" is as follows: 01. Dark Ages 02. Return Of The ...

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JOHN SYKES Signs U.S. Distribution Deal

Legendary English guitar superstar John Sykes (TYGERS OF PAN TANG, THIN LIZZY, WHITESNAKE, BLUE MURDER, SYKES) has signed a deal with Burnside Distribution Corporation in order to make his solo releases more readily available in the U.S. As part of the agreement, John's four solo albums — "Out Of My Tree", "Loveland", "20th Century" and ...

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CHIMAIRA's Video Set Goes Up In Flames

Cleveland, Ohio's CHIMAIRA met with misfortune earlier this week when the Los Angeles studio where they were about to shoot the video for their upcoming single "Down Again" caught fire. The video was to feature the band playing inside a giant mass of gauze, but before shooting could begin, the gauze ignited and the flames ...

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