GRAVE To Perform At Record Release Party

Legendary Swedish death metallers GRAVE will be throwing a record-release party for their latest CD, Back From The Grave, at The Shrine club in Stockholm on Friday, October 11th. A listening session with food and drinks for specially-invited press will start off the evening, to be followed later on by live sets by GRAVE, PORTAL ...

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DYING FETUS Add Second Guitarist

DYING FETUS have hired Mike Kimball to fill the second guitar position. According to the band's official web site, "Mike met all necessary qualifications that we were looking for. He is a tremendous soloist, rhythm player, lyricist, and songwriter. We want to thank everyone who submitted video applications and tried out with us. Mike will ...

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UNION UNDERGROUND Line Up Live Dates

UNION UNDERGROUND have lined up the following dates during September: Sep. 15 - Dayton, OH @ X-fest Sep. 19 - San Angelo, TX @ Riverstage Amphitheatre (w/SEVENDUST) Sep. 23 - performing "Across the Nation" live in Anaheim, California for a broadcast of WWE Raw ...

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JACOBS DREAM Continue Search For Lead Vocalist

Columbus Ohio's JACOBS DREAM are continuing their vocalist search following the departure of David Taylor. Commented guitarist John Berry: "We are scheduling a date at a studio to work on some tracks with a vocalist. He is quite good. A classical tenor voice. A good songwriter and studio engineer as well. When we get done ...

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WESTWORLD: New MP3 Posted Online

New York's WESTWORLD, featuring TNT frontman Tony Harnell and RIOT guitarist Mark Reale, have posted a full-length MP3 of the track "Cyberdreamer" via the Melodicrock.com web site at this location. The song comes off the group's upcoming album, Cyberdreams, due on October 28th via Z Records. ...

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GAMMA RAY to Play One-Off Canadian Date

German power metallers GAMMA RAY have lined up a one-off Canadian date at Montreal, Quebec's Le Medley on Sunday, November 17th. Also appearing on the bill will be EIDOLON and FORGOTTEN TALES. GAMMA RAY's performance in Montreal will be preceded by the group's appearance at Atlanta, Georgia's Prog Power festival on Saturday, November 16th. ...

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'BLACK SABBATH Story' Videos To Be Released On DVD

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TWO 'BLACK SABBATH STORY' HOME VIDEOS TO BE RELEASED ON DVD AND VHS BY SANCTUARY ON SEPTEMBER 24, 2002 BLACK SABBATH pioneered true heavy metal, and a fascinating look into the British band's turbulent history is covered on two individual DVD and VHS releases, The Black Sabbath Story: Volume One and The ...

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ORGY Guitarist Produces 7TH STANDARD, RED TAPE

ORGY guitarist Amir Derakh recently spent time producing demos for Sacramento acts 7TH STANDARD and RED TAPE, both of whom are expected to have full-length CDs out in early 2003. The former group have since inked a deal with Immortal/Virgin Records and are due to begin work on their major label shortly with an as-yet-undetermined ...

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ONE MINUTE SILENCE Ink Deal With TASTE MEDIA

Britain's ONE MINUTE SILENCE have reportedly signed a deal with Taste Media, a joint venture between Dennis Smith at Sawmills Studios in Cornwall and Safta Jaffery at SJP Producer Management. The band will commence work on their third album on September 16th with producer John Leckie (PINK FLOYD, MUSE, JOHN LENNON) for an early 2003 ...

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ILLNATH Part With Drummer, Seek Replacement

Danish melodic black metal band ILLNATH have parted ways with their drummer and are currently looking for a replacement. Live and studio experience is required. Interested parties can contact: [email protected] ILLNATH recently acquired a Norwegian singer by the name of Bjørn "Narrenschiff" Holter and are currently in the studio writing and recording new material, which ...

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