KREATOR In The Studio: Video Posted Online

A 38-second Quicktime clip of German thrashers KREATOR laying down the basic tracks for their brand-new album at Backstage Studios in Derbyshire, England with producer Andy Sneap has been posted online at this location (3.6 MB). The band are expected to record 12 songs towards the as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2001's "Violent Revolution", tentatively ...

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STRATOVARIUS: New Live Photos Posted Online

STRATOVARIUS keyboardist Jens Johansson has posted a bunch of photos from the group's appearance at Italy's Gods of Metal festival last weekend. Check them out here. Says Jens: "[There are] not that many pix actually. But they should make it clear to anyone why we had to postpone the gig [to a later ...

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HERALD: Live Video Posted Online

Estonian heavy metal quartet HERALD have uploaded a live video for the track "Black Heart Blues" at this location. The video was recorded during the group's performance at Winterfest 2004, Estonia's biggest winter metal festival. HERALD's six-song demo CD, "Heavy Metal Wakes The Beast", is currently available from the band's official

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INFERNAL MAJESTY: Canadian Tour Dates Announced

Long-running Canadian thrashers INFERNAL MAJESTY will kick off a six-week Canadian tour by supporting METAL CHURCH at The Cobalt in Vancouver B.C. on Sunday, June 20. Dates include (all shows with DEAD JESUS): Jun. 20 - Vancouver B.C. - The Cobalt (w/ METAL CHURCH) Jun. 24 - Calgary, AB - The Machine (w/ DIVINITY) Jun. ...

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SLIPKNOT/SLAYER: More European Tour Dates Announced

More dates have been announced for the forthcoming SLIPKNOT/SLAYER European tour, which is scheduled to kick off in late September. Dubbed "The Unholy Alliance", the trek will feature SLIPKNOT playing last in the U.K., France and Belgium, with SLAYER taking the rest of the headline slots. SLIPKNOT frontman Corey Taylor commented: "Two bands, two tribes, ...

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