BATHORY Tribute Album Changes Name

Germany's Black Goat Productions have changed the projected title of the upcoming BATHORY tribute album to "A Tribute from the Hordes to Bathory" from the previously announced "Twilight of the Goats". "After talking to [BATHORY's record label] Black Mark I had to change the name of the 'Twilight of the Goats - A Tribute to ...

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BLUDGEON Announce New Album Working Title

Chicago-based metallers BLUDGEON have set "Fuck My Wife Please" as the "working title" of their new album, tentatively due in late 2004/early 2005. The first signing to MANOWAR's Magic Circle Music, BLUDGEON had their debut album, "Crucify the Priest", produced by MANOWAR bassist Joey DeMaio. A live DVD/CD, entitled "Crucified Live", came out late last ...

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IMMOLATION, CEPHALIC CARNAGE Confirmed For MARYLAND DEATHFEST

IMMOLATION, CEPHALIC CARNAGE and BODIES LAY BROKEN are the latest acts confirmed for the 2005 edition of the Maryland Deathfest, set to take place May 28-29 at the Thunderdome in Baltimore, MD. Other groups set to appear at the festival include REGURGITATE, BIRDFLESH, ABSCESS, XXX MANIAK and KILL THE CLIENT. For more information, visit

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RE:IGNITION: West Hollywood Photos Posted Online

RE:IGNITION, the new band featuring SKINLAB members Steev Esquivel and Snake, performed a showcase gig Thursday night (Sept. 30) at The Whisky A Go Go in West Hollywood, CA. Check out pictures from DirtJunior.com. RE:IGNITION is: Dave Moore (ex-MINDBENDER) - Vocals Steev Esquivel (SKINLAB, ex-DEFIANCE) - Guitars Tim Howell (ex-FUELED, SACRILEGE B.C.) - ...

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8THSIN To Release Debut Album This Month

8THSIN, the new project led by IT (a.k.a. Tony Särkkä, WAR, ABRUPTUM, OPHTHTALAMIA, VONDUR), will release their debut album, "Sinners Inc.", on October 25 via Black Lodge Records. "Sinners Inc." was recorded and mixed at Sin Studios by Michael Bohlin and was mastered at Polar Studios by Henrik Jonsson. "Sinners Inc." track listing: 01. Karaoke ...

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GEWEIH Announce Farewell Show

German pagan metallers GEWEIH will play their farewell show on January 8, 2005 at Café Central in Weinheim, South Germany. Support will come from German black metallers VILKATES, NACHTMAHR and CHANT OF BLASPHEMY. A flyer for the concert can be viewed at this location. Formed in 1996, GEWEIH released two demos (1998's "Schrei ...

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MORTIIS Says He Wasn't Impressed By His U.K. Chart Success

Earache Records has posted an exclusive interview with Norway's legendary eccentric artist MORTIIS. Several excerpts from the interview follow: Q: How has the press treated you this time around? Do you care at this point? Mortiis: "Yes, I care. It's been pretty good treatment this time. They've pretty much been forced into realizing that my ...

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DEVILDRIVER: 'Nothing's Wrong' Video Posted Online

DEVILDRIVER's video for the track "Nothing's Wrong" has been posted online at this location. The "Nothing's Wrong" clip was directed by Joe Lynch, whose previous directing projects include music videos for GODHEAD, KATAKLYSM and COAL CHAMBER, and commercials for Dodge/Jeep, Mountain Dew, Pepsi and Media Labs. Joe created "Uranium" for MuchMusicUSA/Fuse, which he ...

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AUDIOSLAVE Guitarist Applauds VOTE FOR CHANGE Artists

Launch Radio Networks is reporting that AUDIOSLAVE guitarist Tom Morello isn't part of the Vote For Change tour, but he's supporting the effort. Morello has been a political activist since before his days with RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE, and he cofounded the Axis Of Justice political organization with SYSTEM OF A DOWN's Serj Tankian. Morello ...

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