ANTIMATTER Begin Recording New Album

Britain's ANTIMATTER, a group made up of current and past members of popular post-metal merchants ANATHEMA, have entered the studio to begin recording their third album. A late summer/early fall release is expected. Songtitles set to appear on the CD are as follows: 01. A Portrait Of The Young Man As An Artist 02. Legions ...

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HELLWITCH Schedule First Live Gig In Six Years

Legendary death/thrash metal band HELLWITCH will play their first live gig in six years at the Culture Club in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida on Saturday, July 24. Also set to perform are MALEVOLENT CREATION and DIVINE EMPIRE. HELLWITCH's current lineup includes original member Pat Ranieri (guitar/vocals), Joe Schnessel (drums; he started playing in the band in ...

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MADDER MORTEM Finish Recording New Album

Norway's MADDER MORTEM have finished recording their new album at Space Valley Studios and are scheduled to mix the effort in late August at Studio Fredman in Gothenburg, Sweden. 12 songs were reportedly recorded for the CD, which is being described as "pretty creepy and dark," with "more experimental and crazy ideas" than its predecessor. ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE: Fall Tour Dates Announced

QUEENSRŸCHE have announced the first dates of their fall 2004 North American tour. They are as follows: Oct. 05 - Moore Theater – Seattle, WA Oct. 06 - Moore Theater - Seattle, WA Oct. 07 - Commodore – Vancouver, B.C. Oct. 08 - Schnitzer – Portland, OR Oct. 23 - House of Blues – Orlando, ...

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SPIRITUAL BEGGARS: Studio Update

SPIRITUAL BEGGARS guitarist Michael Amott has posted the following studio report on the band's web site: "As usual, recording here at Studio Fredman is wild and strange experience. Mr. Fredrik Nordström is crazier than ever! "In the 4 days we have been here, we have put down all the basic tracks (we are recording drums, ...

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KISS Frontman, Manager Check Out New Pop Band

According to The Boston Globe, KISS frontman Paul Stanley (sans makeup) and the band's legendary manager, Doc McGee, stopped by the Abbey Lounge in Somerville the other night to check out THE CLICK, a Boston-based pop band made up mostly of Berklee College of Music students. THE CLICK said hello to Stanley by covering the ...

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