AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT Set Release Date For 'District 6'

AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT, the solo project of former KITTIE guitarist Fallon Bowman, will release their debut album, "District 6", on May 20. AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT's sound is being described as a dancey, industrial "fusion [of] MINISTRY's 'The Land of Rape and Honey''s weirdness and KMFDM's 'Adios'' ferocity,' with a touch of VNV NATION's 'Empires'' more melodic vibe." ...

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TNT: Studio Photos Posted Online

Several pictures of TNT in the studio recording their next full-length album, due this fall, have been posted online at this location. TNT will issue their new EP, "Taste", on June 2 through MTM Records. "Taste" features five new tracks, plus a demo leftover from the "Tell No Tales" era. A "Best Of" ...

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DEAD SOUL TRIBE Complete Work On 'A Murder of Crows'

DEAD SOUL TRIBE, the new band led by former PSYCHOTIC WALTZ frontman Buddy Lackey (a.k.a. Devon Graves), have completed work on their sophomore album, "A Murder of Crows", tentatively due in June through InsideOut Music. "I am very pleased with it and I hope [everyone else] enjoys it as well," Graves said. "We hope to ...

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INCUBUS Add New Bassist

INCUBUS have hired ex-guitarist for THE ROOTS, Ben Kenney, as their new bassist. Kenney will replace Alex "Dirk Lance" Katunich, who was recently released from duty after 12 years with the band. In a press statement, frontman Brandon Boyd said the band decided to let Lance go after INCUBUS finished touring for "Morning View". ...

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METALIUM Commence Work On New Album

Germany's METALIUM have commenced the songwriting process for the follow-up to last year's "Hero-Nation Chapter III", tentatively due in late 2003 through Massacre Records. "The boys gathered in the past weeks to listen to the songs (as you should know meanwhile ALL musicians in METALIUM are writing music...) and arranging as well as pre-produce the ...

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APOCALYPTICA To Release New Single

Finnish string combo APOCALYPTICA will release a new single, "Far Away Vol. 2", on May 19. The title track to the single will feature guest lead vocals courtesy of LAMBRETTA singer Linda Sundblad. The full track listing for the single is as follows: 01. Far Away Vol. 2 02. Far Away Vol.2 (extended version) 03. ...

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SUGARCOMA Announce U.K. Gigs

British female-fronted act SUGARCOMA have lined up the following gigs during the coming weeks: Apr. 19 - Romford, Essex, UK @ Best of the Best All Dayer Jun. 14 – Newport, Cardiff, UK @ TJs (w/ SKINDRED) SUGARCOMA are tentatively set to begin work on their sophomore album later in the year. The follow-up to ...

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TARAXACUM Cancel Bochum Gig

TARAXACUM, the group featuring former STEEL PROPHET vocalist Rick Mythiasin, EDGUY bassist Tobias Exxel, drummer Franky Wolf, ex-HAGGARD guitarist Danny Klupp and ROUGH SILK/AXEL RUDI PELL keyboardist Ferdy Doernberg, have been forced to cancel their previously announced appearance at Matrix in Bochum, Germany on April 17. According to Exxel, "Our sound engineer and owner of ...

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DESTINY Sign With GMR MUSIC

Long-running Swedish metal band DESTINY have landed a deal with GMR Music Group for the release of their new album, "Future Of The Past", due in the fall. "Future Of The Past" was recorded in the band's own DRS Studios and features a guest appearance by former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN keyboardist Mats Olausson. ...

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