BLACK 'N BLUE: New Album To Feature Four Original Members

Original BLACK 'N BLUE members Jaime St. James (vocals), Jef "Woop" Warner (guitar), Patrick Young (bass), and Pete Holmes (drums) have reunited and will shortly commence work on a new studio album, tentatively due in September through U.K.-based Z Records. North American and Japanese recording agreements are currently being negotiated and are expected to be ...

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JEFF SCOTT SOTO: Live Album/DVD Track Listing Unveiled

Former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN and current TALISMAN vocalist Jeff Scott Soto will issue his long-awaited live CD and DVD, "JSS Live At The Gods", in June/July through Frontiers Records. The CD version, which is set to surface on June 23, will feature the following track listing: 01. 2 Your Heart 02. Let Me Entertain You 03. ...

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SEETHINGS Sign With Italy's SCARLET RECORDS

SEETHINGS, the new Swedish band fronted by former DARKANE vocalist Lawrence Mackrory, have inked a worldwide deal with Italy's Scarlet Records. The group's first release through the label will be "Parallels", due in late spring. North American and Asian recording agreements are currently being negotiated and will be finalized shortly. "Parallels" was produced by Daniel ...

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NUCLEAR ASSAULT Set Release Date For Live CD

Reunited New York thrashers NUCLEAR ASSAULT have set a July 1 North American release date through Screaming Ferret Wreckords/SPV for their live album, "Alive Again". The upcoming CD, which represents NUCLEAR ASSAULT's first release in over nine years, will contain the following cuts: 01. Rise From The Ashes 02. Brainwashed 03. F# 04. New Song ...

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SEPULTURA Announce European Tour

Brazilian metal veterans SEPULTURA will embark on a European tour in late May. Confirmed dates are as follows: May 31 – Donnington, UK @ Download Festival Website Jun. 01 – Istanbul, TUR @ Maslak Jun. 03 – Derry, IRE @ Nerve Centre Jun. 04 - Belfast, IRE @ Limelight Jun. 05 - Dublin, IRE @ ...

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ROB ZOMBIE Signs Deal To Write And Direct 'House' Sequel

Rob Zombie has inked a deal with Lions Gate Films to write and direct a sequel to his directorial debut, the horror feature "House of 1000 Corpses", according to Billboard.com. "House of 1000 Corpses" has earned more than $11 million in box office receipts since its U.S. release last month. Production on the sequel is ...

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MONSTER MAGNET Sign European Deal With STEAMHAMMER RECORDS!

MONSTER MAGNET have inked a European record deal with Steamhammer/SPV Records. MONSTER MAGNET in their present form were created in 1989, and have been rocking the globe with their rock, psychedelic, garage sounds ever since. With their 1998 hit single "Space Lord" helping push the album "Powertrip" to gold status in various territories, the band ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE To Leave SONY RECORDS

Ozzy Osbourne is to leave the Sony record label after 23 years. The former BLACK SABBATH frontman decided to quit after the departure of the company's controversial boss, Tommy Mottola, in January. "It's an opportunity to start fresh," Sharon Osbourne, who manages her husband's career, told People magazine. "No one's done anything wrong," she continued. ...

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