VISCERAL BLEEDING Enter Studio To Record Sophomore Album

Swedish death metallers VISCERAL BLEEDING have entered Flatpig studios (web site) in Malmö with producer Robert Ahrling (ORIGINBLOOD, SPAWN OF POSSESSION) to record their sophomore album, tentatively due next spring through Retribute Records. The as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2002's "Remnants of Deprivation" will be "faster, more brutal and even more violent than its predecessor," ...

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DOHENY Guitarist Presents Award To LED ZEPPELIN

DOHENY guitarist Billy Morrison (CAMP FREDDY, ex-THE CULT) recently presented an award to kings of rock LED ZEPPELIN. Here's his side of it: "Last Thursday (Dec. 11), I was lucky enough to be asked to present LED ZEPPELIN with the Surround Artist Of The Year Award for their current DVD. I threw a suit and ...

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CLUTCH, NEBULA, MASTODON To Tour Together

CLUTCH will be teaming up with NEBULA and MASTODON for a U.S. tour beginning in late January. Confirmed dates are as follows: Jan. 20 - 123 Pleasant Street - Morgantown, WV Jan. 21 - Stella Blue - Asheville, NC Jan. 22 - 40 Watt Club - Athens, GA Jan. 23 - Beta Bar - Tallahassee, ...

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SIEGES EVEN Confirmed For Holland's HEADWAY FESTIVAL

Reunited German progressive metallers SIEGES EVEN have been confirmed as the second headliners of the Headway Festival 2004, which is scheduled to take place April 3-4 at P60 in Amstelveen, Holland. The complete lineup for the festival is as follows: WATCHTOWER (USA) SIEGES EVEN (GER) ICE AGE (USA) DEATH MACHINE (USA) LABERINTO (NL) EPHEL DUATH ...

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BLEEDING THROUGH To Discuss Van Crash On 'Inside Edition'

BLEEDING THROUGH will be appearing on the nationally syndicated news program "Inside Edition" with Deborah Norville. Even though the band has toured with AFI and are in Spin magazine's "Next Big Things" and A.P.'s "100 Bands" issue, it's their near fatal van crash that has propelled them to national attention this week. The dramatic televised ...

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STRYPER To Play Puerto Rico in March

Legendary Christian rock band STRYPER will be performing at Tito Puente Amphitheatre in San Juan, Puerto Rico on March 6, 2004. Tickets go on sale on Thursday, December 25 via www.ticketcenterpr.com or by calling (787) 792-5000. As previously reported, STRYPER will be releasing a live CD sometime in the middle of 2004. The as-yet-untitled effort ...

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AEROSMITH's JOE PERRY Joins KISS On Stage Again

AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry once again joined KISS on stage during their show at the Forum in Los Angeles, California Thursday night (December 18) for a rocking version of the KISS classic "Strutter". Just as he did in Oklahoma City last Sunday, Perry donned a pair of KISS frontman Paul Stanley's platform boots ...

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LUPARA Part Ways With Bassist, Seek Replacement

LUPARA, the new Illinois-based band featuring former BROKEN HOPE guitarist Jeremy Wagner, have parted ways with their bassist and are currently seeking a replacement. "LUPARA's original bassist recently left the group as he was unable to adhere to the work-ethic demanded by the band," reads a post on the band's web site. "LUPARA now seeks ...

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