SEETHINGS Film First-Ever Video

SEETHINGS, the new Swedish band fronted by former DARKANE vocalist Lawrence Mackrory, have finished filming a video for the track "Slow Healer" with directors Per and Johan in Helsingborg, Sweden. Click here to check out pictures taken at the video shoot. "Slow Healer" comes off the group's forthcoming debut, "Parallels", due later this ...

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MARILYN MANSON Co-Hosts 'Rock Show', Stops Traffic

MARILYN MANSON recently co-hosted the "Rock Show" on Britain's BBC Radio 1 with Mary Anne Hobbs. Click here to listen again to the show and hear tracks from MANSON's forthcoming album, "The Golden Age Of Grotesque", including new single, "mOBSCENE", which got its first play on U.K. radio. The singer also made an ...

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HAVOCHATE Sign With ROOT OF ALL EVIL RECORDS

New York metal band HAVOCHATE have signed a deal with Root Of All Evil Records. The group's debut album, "This Violent Earth", will be released this summer. As previously reported, HAVOCHATE have secured the opening slot on the upcoming MOTÖRHEAD/ANTHRAX North American tour beginning on May 7 in Norfolk, Virginia. ...

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GRIFFIN: New Demo Samples Posted Online

Norwegian metal act GRIFFIN have posted MP3 samples of seven new demo/pre-production tracks at this location. All songs will appear on the band's forthcoming third full-length album, tentatively titled "Paranoia Overload", which will be recorded this July at Skansen Lydstudio in Trondheim, Norway under the co-production guidance of CHILDREN OF BODOM frontman Alexi ...

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ANCIENT Singer Joins Seattle's BYAXIS

ANCIENT vocalist Deadly Kristin has joined a technical Seattle-based progressive death metal band called BYAXIS. The band's current lineup is as follows: Deadly Kristin – vocals Shannon Sharp - 7-string guitars Kirk Meredith - 7-string guitars Justin Hoffman - 6-string bass Clint Clark - drums All members of BYAXIS are said to be acclaimed musicians ...

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DEFTONES: First 'Guerilla' Show Rumored

According to the unofficial DEFTONES web site www.thedeftones.com, the first of the group's so-called "guerilla"-style shows is rumored to be taking place on May 20, the projected release date of the band's self-titled fourth album, at the Crest Theater in Sacramento, California. As was previously reported, all guerrilla show dates will be announced ...

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H.I.M.: Riding High On European Charts

H.I.M. have entered the Finnish and German Pop Album charts at position #1 with their latest release, "Love Metal". The group's fourth full-length album has also debuted at #11 in Sweden, #4 in Switzerland and #55 in the U.K. The follow-up to 2001's "Deep Shadows And Brilliant Highlights", "Love Metal" marks a return to a ...

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CARNAL FORGE Extend CENTURY MEDIA Contract

Swedish thrashers CARNAL FORGE have renewed their recording agreement with Century Media Records for two more albums. CARNAL FORGE will kick off The 2003 Metal Gods North American tour Friday night (April 25) at the House Of Blues in Chicago, Illinois. Also appearing on the bill will be HALFORD, TESTAMENT, IMMORTAL, PRIMAL FEAR and BEHEMOTH. ...

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IRON MAIDEN, DIO, MOTÖRHEAD: More Dates Announced

More dates have been released for the forthcoming North American leg of IRON MAIDEN's "Give Me Ed… 'Til I'm Dead World Tour", which will also include appearances by DIO and MOTÖRHEAD. Confirmed and tentative dates so far are as follows: Jul. 25 - Holmdel, NJ @ PNC Bank Arts Center Jul. 26 - Wantagh, NY ...

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BAL-SAGOTH Working On 'Very Dark' New Album

BAL-SAGOTH are entering the "most intensive phase" of the songwriting process for their sixth album, according to an update posted on the web site of the band's record company, Nuclear Blast Records. "The band plan to complete the writing by mid to late summer, and then the preliminary recording process will begin once everything is ...

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