THE ALMIGHTY Add British Dates

Britain's THE ALMIGHTY have added two more dates to their forthcoming UK tour. The group's complete itinerary is as follows: Dec. 18 – Bristol, UK @ Bierkeller Dec. 19 – Exeter, UK @ Phoenix Dec. 20 – Bradford, UK @ Rios Dec. 21 – Glasgow, UK @ Garage Dec. 22 – Wolverhampton, UK @ Wulfrun ...

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SWARM Confirmed For California's THE LOUD FESTIVAL

San Francisco Bay Area's SWARM, featuring DEATH ANGEL members Andy Galeon (drums), Rob Cavestany (guitar), and Mark Osegueda (vocals), will perform at The Loud Festival at State Theater in Modesto, California on Saturday, September 21st. Joining them on the bill will be MAKESHIFT GREY, UNKNOWN STATUE, LIFE WITH DEAD EYES, and UNDEZYND. ...

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PLANET X Line Up U.S. Tour

PLANET X, featuring keyboardist Derek Sherinian (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, DREAM THEATER), guitarist Tony MacAlpine, and drummer Virgil Donati have lined up the following dates during November/December: Nov. 17 - Knitting Factory - Los Angeles, CA Nov. 19 - The Backroom - Austin, TX Nov. 20 - Canyon Club - Dallas, TX Nov. 22 - Rex's Tavern ...

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STILLBORN RECORDS Announce First West Coast Signing

Stillborn Records, the label run by HATEBREED frontman Jamey Jasta, have announced their first West Coast signing, THE PROGRAM. According to an official statement, "THE PROGRAM combines classic East Bay style hardcore with a style all their own." THE PROGRAM are scheduled to enter SoundWave studio with producer Zack Ohren (THE GHOST, ANIMOSITY) in October ...

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MANNHAI Complete Work On 'Evil Under the Sun'

Finnish "stoner rockers" MANNHAI, featuring former AMORPHIS bassist Oppu Laine and ex-XYSMA frontman Joanitor Muurinen, have completed work on the follow-up to last year's The Sons Of Yesterday's Black Grouse CD, entitled Evil Under the Sun, for a November release through Spinefarm Records. Evil Under the Sun was recorded at Gothenburg, Sweden's Studio Mega and ...

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ROUGH SILK To Issue 'End of Infinity' In Winter

Germany's ROUGH SILK are currently recording their new CD, End of Infinity, for a winter 2002 release through Breaker/SPV Records. The full track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Isolation 02. The Fiddler On The Skeleton Horse 03. Carry On 04. Ambrosia 05. End Of Infinity 06. By Your Side 07. Trans-Destination 08. ...

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SHAMAN Cancel Brazilian Show

Brazil's SHAMAN, featuring former ANGRA members Andre Matos (vocals), Luis Mariutti (bass) and Ricardo Confessori (drums), have cancelled their September 21st date in Belo Horizonte after city officials "decided not to make any rock shows at Lapa Multi Show," according to the band's web site. "The show will be made in another venue, with date ...

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SINERGY To Play Special Hometown Gig

Finland's SINERGY will play a special "party gig" in Helsinki at On The Rocks on December 18th. The group plan to perform a variety covers from some of heavy metal's finest old-school bands as well as some SINERGY songs that have never been played live in Finland before. There is no cover charge for the ...

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