WIDOW To Release 'On Fire' Early Next Year

Raleigh, NC-based melodic thrashers WIDOW have set "On Fire" as the title of their new album, due in early 2005 on Tribunal Records. They have also added new vocalist Lili to the group. "Lili adds a new dimension to our music," stated lead guitarist Cristof. "I will continue to sing and so will John E, ...

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SHADOWCAST Prepare To Record New Album

Austrian "space metallers" SHADOWCAST, featuring DARKWELL/GRAVEWORM drummer Moritz Neuner and GRAVEWORM singer Stefan Fiori, will enter the studio in August/September to record their third release, tentatively due in February 2005. The new songs are said to be "darker, heavier and more diverse" than the band's previous material. More information is available at this ...

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WARGASM To Play Reunion Show?

Classic early-Nineties thrash band WARGASM are reportedly planning a reunion show on September 18, 2004 as part of a benefit concert at the Middle East club in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Also set to appear is the local thrash band TRIPHAMMER. No further information is currently available. WARGASM split up in 1995 after issuing their third full-length ...

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NECRONOMICON Film New Video

Montreal-based death metallers NECRONOMICON shot a video for their track "Dark Wings of Deceptions" on Thursday (June 17). The song comes off the band's sophomore full-length album, "The Sacred Medicines", which was released last year through Skyscraper Music. Upcoming NECRONOMICON shows: Jul. 13 - Chez Dagobert - Quebec City, QC Jul. 18 - Foufounes Electriques ...

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TYPE O NEGATIVE: Unauthorized Biography On The Way?

TYPE O NEGATIVE will reportedly be the subject of a new book by Dean Mason of The Lonely Ghost Project called "Erotic Funeral: Type O Negative Unauthorized". Described as "a unique story of a unique band from Brooklyn who have rewritten some of the rules — and have earned a few gold records in the ...

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JUDAS PRIEST: French Show Canceled

JUDAS PRIEST's previously announced concert at le Summum in Grenoble, France on June 23 has been canceled "due to circumstances totally beyond JUDAS PRIEST's control (technical problems with the venue)," according to a posting on the band's web site. "Sorry to everyone who had bought tickets. Hopefully we'll be able to reschedule this show at ...

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