SINISTER: Mexican/Colombian Gigs Confirmed

Dutch female-fronted death metallers SINISTER have announced the details of their upcoming Mexican and Colombian shows, set to take place next month. Confirmed dates are as follows: Mar. 20 - Morelia, Michoacan, MEX @ Plaza D Tros Mar. 21 - Queretaro, Queretaro, MEX @ TBA Mar. 23 - Mexico City, MEX @ Circo Volador Mar. ...

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ALCHEMIST: New Song Posted Online

A brand new ALCHEMIST track, titled "Older Than The Ancients", has been posted online at this location. "Older Than The Ancients" comes off the group's forthcoming fifth studio album, "Austral Alien", due in early May through Chatterbox Records in Australia and Relapse Records in the rest of the world. ...

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DORO To Play Special 'Unplugged' Gig In Germany

German metal singer DORO will perform a one-off "unplugged" show accompanied by an orchestra on April 29 at Zeche in Bochum, Germany. Also appearing at the gig, dubbed "Metal Classic Night", will be AXEL RUDI PELL, with additional artists yet to be confirmed. ...

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SILVERCHAIR: New Single Track Listing Revealed

According to www.silverchair.nu, SILVERCHAIR will release the fifth single from their critically acclaimed album, "Diorama", in April. The title track, "Across The Night", will be backed with demo versions of "Tuna In the Brine", "One Way Mule", "Luv Your Life", and "Across The Night". SILVERCHAIR will perform the following European dates in May/June: ...

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It's Official: ROBERT TRUJILLO Joins METALLICA!

As first predicted here last week, METALLICA have officially announced the addition of bassist Robert Trujillo to the group's ranks. Trujillo, a former member of SUICIDAL TENDENCIES and OZZY OSBOURNE, fills the slot left vacant by the departure of Jason Newsted. "We've all known, and have been huge fans of Rob since ...

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ENDO Line Up Florida Dates

Miami's ENDO have announced two South Florida dates in March. They are as follows: Mar. 15 - West Palm Beach, FL @ Backstage @ Coral Sky Mar. 21 - Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Culture Room ENDO's sophomore effort, "Songs For The Restless", is due on May 13 through DV8/Columbia Records. The track "Simple Lies" recently ...

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RAWHEAD REXX Set Release Date For Sophomore CD

Germany's RAWHEAD REXX, the band featuring former GLENMORE guitarist/vocalist J├╝rgen Volk, have set a March 17 European release date through AFM Records for their sophomore album, "Diary In Black". The group's self-titled effort was released in 2001. RAWHEAD REXX's next gig will take place on April 10 at Substage in Karlsruhe, Germany. ...

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GOATWHORE Name New Album, Push Back Release Date

New Orleans-based GOATWHORE, who feature in their ranks vocalist L. Ben Falgoust II (SOILENT GREEN) and guitarist Sammy Duet (ACID BATH, CROWBAR), have set "Funeral Dirge For The Rotting Sun" as the title for their new album, due in early April through Rotten Records. The group, who recently added a second guitarist in the shape ...

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HEIR APPARENT Add New Vocalist

Seattle's HEIR APPARENT have parted ways with vocalist Bryan Hagan and have replaced him with ex-ETHERIA singer Mike Blair. You can hear a sample of Mike's previous work here. "We are very enthusiastic about our new potential with Mike at the helm," reads a message on the band's official web site. In other ...

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KID ROCK Talks War With IRAQ, Peace With TOMMY LEE

The following item was published in today's edition of the New York Daily News: Kid Rock won't be joining the music industry's anti-war movement. "Why is everybody trying to stop the war? George Bush ain't been saying, 'You all, make s-y records.' Politicians and music don't mix. It's like whisky and wine. [Musicians] ought to ...

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