YATTERING Ink Deal With CANDLELIGHT RECORDS

Polish death metallers YATTERING have reportedly signed with Candlelight Records after a lengthy and well-publicized contractual dispute with France's Season Of Mist. YATTERING's third album, Genocide, is scheduled to surface in March 2003. ...

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Former MORTA SKULD Members Resurface In MS2

Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based MS2, featuring former members of the acclaimed death metal act MORTA SKULD, have completed work on a brand new three-song demo and are seeking a label deal with a view towards releasing the group's debut album next year. Consisting of Andrew Broas (vocals), Dave Gregor (guitar/vocals), Jason Hellman (bass samples/vocals), and Ed Wallner ...

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NOVEMBERS DOOM Confirmed For MICHIGAN DEATH/DOOM FEST

Chicago doomsters NOVEMBERS DOOM are one of the acts set to appear at the Michigan Death/Doom Fest, which is scheduled to take place on Friday, October 18th and Saturday, October 19th at I-Rock in Detroit, Michigan. So far, the following bands are said to have been confirmed for the event: Friday, October 18th FOG VENEIFICUM ...

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DEFTONES Seek New Representation

DEFTONES have parted ways with longtime manager Warren Entner, according to Hits Daily Double. The group is said to be actively seeking new representation. DEFTONES' brand new CD, Lovers, is tentatively due before the end of the year through Maverick Records. ...

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STRAPPING YOUNG LAD Enter Studio To Record Third CD

Innovative cult metallers STRAPPING YOUNG LAD have entered Armoury Studios (FEAR FACTORY, KISS, MÖTLEY CRÜE, VAN HALEN) in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada to record their third full-length studio album — their first since 1997's wildly-received City. Devin Townsend, SYL mastermind and guitarist, enthusiastically states: "I often have heard about people wanting a new dominating metal ...

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HEALING SIXES To Embark On U.S. Tour

HEALING SIXES, featuring Jason Bonham on drums, are putting together a short 4-6 week club tour of the U.S. in preparation for their Enormosound album release on Holland's Corazong Records. The SIXES are focusing on venues east of the Mississippi starting October 1st and ending the middle of November in Toronto, Canada. Doug Henthorn, singer/guitarist ...

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HUGHES TURNER PROJECT Cancel Berlin Gig

HUGHES TURNER PROJECT (HTP), the collaboration between former DEEP PURPLE/BLACK SABBATH vocalist Glenn Hughes and ex-RAINBOW/DEEP PURPLE singer Joe Lynn Turner, were forced to cancel their show in Berlin, Germany this past weekend after the promoter failed to show up at the venue, according to a statement posted on Hughes' official web site. "Glenn and ...

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