Former MACHINE HEAD Guitarist To Produce K-AGAIN

Former MACHINE HEAD/SOULFLY guitarist Logan Mader has been hired to produce the upcoming EP from Milan, Italy-based K-AGAIN. The group, who consist of Pigo (vocals), Gentleman (guitar), and Skizzo (bass, backing vocals), will be traveling to Hollywood, California in August to record the CD, due before the end of the year through Italy's 2KKRecords. "We ...

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JOHN NORUM 'Not Officially' In UFO

Despite previous reports to the contrary UFO have yet to officially enlist former EUROPE/DOKKEN guitarist John Norum as a replacement for Michael Schenker, according to Norum's web site (www.johnnorum.com). John is currently working on a new solo album in California, tentatively due before the end of the year. ...

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JAGUAR Sign New Record Deal

NWOBHM veterans JAGUAR have inked a deal with Angel Air Records for the release of their new album, "Run Ragged". The album, which is expected to surface in July, will contain the following track listing: 01. Run Ragged 02. Feng Shui 03. As The Crow Flies 04. No Change Given 05. Living Hell 06. Gulf ...

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ELEGY Announce Upcoming Tour Dates

Dutch melodic metallers ELEGY have lined up the following dates during the spring/summer: May 30 - De Peppel – Ziest, NETH Jun. 01 - Rotonde – Hirson, FRA Jun. 07 - Biebob - Vosselaar, BEL Jun. 01 – BW&BK 6-Pack - Cleveland, OH Jul. 13 - StreetRock - Bakel, NETH ELEGY's current lineup consists of ...

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BITCH To Play Hollywood This Weekend

Legendary '80s Californian act BITCH, fronted by Betsy "Bitch" Weiss, will be playing a live show at The Cat Club (located next door to The Whisky A Go Go) on Saturday, April 26 at 11:30 p.m. "It has only been a couple of weeks since we played our last gig," Betsy said in an official ...

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GUANO APES Postpone Dutch Dates

Germany's GUANO APES were forced to postpone two Dutch concerts (Tilburg on April 24, and Amsterdam on April 25) after frontwoman Sandra Nasic came down with a case of "bad flu." Nasic's illness is not expected to affect the opening dates of the group's upcoming German tour, which is scheduled to kick off on Sunday, ...

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CHARON To Release New Single In May

Finland's CHARON, who have been lambasted in their home country for "ripping off" local heroes H.I.M., will release a new single, "In Trust Of No One", on May 12 through Spinefarm Records. The title cut will be backed by another new song called "Death Can Dance". CHARON have spent the past few months recording their ...

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DEVOLVED Begin Pre-Production For New CD

Australia's DEVOLVED are currently recording pre-production versions of new songs for their next CD. Although a release date and track details have not yet been announced, the guys are planning to have a new product available in the near future. Guitarist Brett Noordin says the new songs are "beyond chaotic!" As previously reported, DEVOLVED drummer ...

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