THY PRIMORDIAL Get 'Faster And Heavier' On Forthcoming CD

Swedish mythological black metallers THY PRIMORDIAL have completed work on their sixth album, "Pestilence Upon Mankind", tentatively due in late 2003 through Blackend Records. According to a posting on the group's web site, the new CD is "faster, heavier, more complex and sounds better then our previous albums. Right now we just waiting for the ...

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GREAT WHITE Show In Virginia Back On: Club Owner

According to a posting on the web site of the Jaxx nightclub in West Springfield, Virginia, the "cash-flow problems" that had nearly caused the cancellation of GREAT WHITE's performance at the club on Friday, September 5 have been resolved and the show is back on. "Everyone has been through so much this year, we strongly ...

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GENERAL SURGERY Add Second Guitarist

Legendary Swedish grincore merchants GENERAL SURGERY, featuring DISMEMBER singer Matti Kärki, have announced the addition of second guitarist Johan Wallin (REPUGNANT, SCURVY) to the group's ranks. The band will shortly film a video for the track "Lab Rat" (mp3) from their recently released split CD with THE COUNTY MEDICAL EXAMINERS on Razorback Records. ...

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ELVENKING To Release 'Wyrd' In The Fall

Italian "pagan metal" act ELVENKING have set "Wyrd" as the title for their forthcoming album, due in the fall through AFM Records. The band used several studios for the recording sessions, including Gernhart Studio in Siegburg, Germany and the House Of Music facility in Stuttgart, Germany with producer Achim Kohler (PRIMAL FEAR, BRAINSTORM). The follow-up ...

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HOMO IRATUS Begin Work On New Album

Greece's HOMO IRATUS have commenced the recording process for their new album, "Apocalypse", tentatively due in late 2003/early 2004 through an as-yet-undetermined label. The group, who parted ways with Arctic Music Group at their own request, are laying down 12 tracks at the Rock studio in Thessaloniki, Greece. The tentative track listing for "Apocalypse" is ...

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W.A.S.P.'s 'The Neon God' To Surface In October

W.A.S.P. have set "The Neon God" as the title for their forthcoming concept/opera CD, tentatively due in late October through Sanctuary Records. According to unconfirmed reports, the forthcoming album will be a double record, with the second set arriving around Christmas. No further information is available at this time. ...

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