THE HAUNTED: Swedish Signing Sessions Announced

Swedish thrashers THE HAUNTED will be signing copies of their new album, "rEVOLVEr", at the following locations in Sweden: Oct. 13 - Bengans, Stigbergstorget 1, Göteborg (6:00 p.m.) Oct. 14 - 00 Mega, Sergels Torg, Stockholm (5:00 p.m.) THE HAUNTED's fourth album, "rEVOLVEr", is scheduled for release in Europe on October 19 through Century Media ...

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KREATOR To Film Club Show For German TV

German thrashers KREATOR will play an exclusive show at the Underground Club in Cologne, Germany on December 9. The show will be taped for the German TV show "Rockpalast". Tickets are limited and will be sold on a first-come, first served basis. The band will also perform at the Taksirat Festival in Skopje, Macedonia on ...

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IMAGIKA Sign With MAUSOLEUM RECORDS

San Francisco power/thrash metallers IMAGIKA have signed a licensing deal with Mausoleum Records for the worldwide release of their fourth full-length album, "Devils on Both Sides", tentatively due in February 2005. Work on "Devils on Both Sides" began in early 2003, with producer Neil Kernon (NEVERMORE, CANNIBAL CORPSE, DEICIDE) originally slated to handle the whole ...

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CRYPTOPSY: U.S. Tour Postponed

Canadian death metallers CRYPTOPSY have postponed their U.S. headlining tour to February-March 2005 from the previously announced November-December 2004. No reason was given for the postponement. This upcoming trek will be CRYPTOPSY's first tour in the United States since 2002 and the first-ever U.S. tour for the band's returning lead vocalist, Lord Worm. For the ...

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SLIPKNOT Drummer To Join SATYRICON On U.S. Tour

SLIPKNOT drummer Joey Jordison will join Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON on their upcoming headlining U.S. tour, which is scheduled to kick off December 2 in San Francisco, CA. The never-ending saga of SATYRICON drummer Frost's inability enter the U.S. due to heightened homeland security has united Satyr and longtime friend Joey Jordison for this three-week ...

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Former BLAZE Members Launch New Project

According to a posting at BlazeFans.com, the new project featuring former BLAZE members John Slater (guitar), Steve Wray (guitar) and Rob Naylor (bass) has been christened RISE TO ADDICTION. The group's complete lineup is as follows: H Armstrong (HANGNAIL, END OF LEVEL BOSS) - Vocals John Slater (ex-BLAZE) - Guitar Steve Wray (ex-BLAZE) ...

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SUPERJOINT RITUAL Bassist Says PHILIP ANSELMO Is 'The Boss'

SUPERJOINT RITUAL bassist Hank Williams III recently spoke to KNAC.com about the band's appearance at this year's Ozzfest and the group's future plans, among other topics. Several excerpts from the interview follow: KNAC.com: How different is it onstage when you are fronting your band versus when you're onstage with SUPERJOINT and Phil [Anselmo] ...

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