DEATHBOUND Change Title Of New Album

Finnish/Swedish grinding death metal act DEATHBOUND, featuring members of ...AND OCEANS, THE DUSKFALL and ROTTEN SOUND, have changed the projected title of their second album to "Doomsday Comfort" from the previously announced "Syringe - Death And Addictions". "Doomsday Comfort" was recorded at Soundlab Studios in Örebro, Sweden and is due in early 2005 via Dynamic ...

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SOLEMNITY Finish Recording New Album

Germany's SOLEMNITY have finished recording their third album, "Shockwave of Steel", tentatively due in the spring of 2005. "We will record a professional video clip for our new track 'Axe Attack' and therefore we search 20 girls (16 to 25 years old) which would have fun to record it together with us in early February ...

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KRISIUN Decimate Europe, Set Sights On U.S.

Brazilian purveyors of devastation KRISIUN have returned home after invading Europe igniting their ravenous legions of fans. Headlining Europe for the first time, the "Clash of the Demigods" tour took the Brazilians, who were supporting the European release of their new compilation album, "Bloodshed", across the continent playing more than 25 shows with BEHEMOTH, INCANTATION ...

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KISS: Exclusive KISSWORLD Items Detailed

KISS' official web site has been updated with the following message regarding the first official KISS store, KissWorld, set to open in Melbourne, Australia in early 2005: "We are starting to add on more KISS collectibles exclusive to KissWorld and few rarer are Paul Stanley's actual played on stage guitars from the Farewell Tour 2000/2001!! ...

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CALLISTO Sign With EARACHE RECORDS

Earache Records has announced the completion of a union with Finland's CALLISTO and Fullsteam Records (the home of such great bands as KOMA and FLOGGING MOLLY), in a deal which will see Earache issue the band's last album, "True Nature Unfolds", in all territories outside of the band's homeland. Having developed a breathtaking capacity to ...

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KISS Members Get Votes On Election Day

Brian Rathjen of the Iowa's Eldridge North Scott Press reports: Can anyone imagine four men dressed in demonic face paint making decisions affecting Scott County's 4-H and family programs? One voter apparently did, and thus wrote the names of the legendary rock band KISS on their Election Day ballot. Peter Criss, Ace Frehley, Gene Simmons ...

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BLEED THE SKY Finish Recording Debut Album

Orange County, California-based sextet BLEED THE SKY have finished recording their debut album at Spyder Studios in Strongsville, OH with producer Ben Schigel (CHIMAIRA, SWITCHED). An April 26, 2005 release through Nuclear Blast Records is expected. Formed in early 2003, BLEED THE SKY, whose average age is 22, are said to specialize in "mixing groovy ...

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MORIFADE: Sound Clip Featuring New Singer Posted Online

Sweden's MORIFADE have posted a pre-production version of their song "The Second Coming", featuring new singer Kristian Wallin (ex-RISING FAITH). Download it at this location. As previously reported, MORIFADE have officially split with Holland's Karmageddon Media (formerly Hammerheart Records), the label that issued the band's most recent album, "Domination". "We feel that Karmageddon ...

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SEVERE TORTURE: New Compilation CD Detailed

Dutch death metal outfit SEVERE TORTURE will release their final album for Karmageddon Media (formerly known as Hammerheart Records), "Blood Letting", on February 7, 2005. "This album is NOT the new SEVERE TORTURE full-length but a live-album with bonus material including our '98 demo," the band write on their web site. "Blood Letting" (view cover ...

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