SUICIDAL TENDENCIES: No European Dates In The Summer

SUICIDAL TENDENCIES have had a change of plans and have decided not to tour Europe this summer after all. "They will wait for a new CD to be released and then do a proper tour in Europe, and U.S.A., and worldwide, if all goes as planned," reads a posting on the group's official web site. ...

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SHAMAN To Film Live DVD In Brazil

Brazil's SHAMAN, who feature in their ranks former ANGRA members Andre Matos (vocals), Luis Mariutti (bass) and Ricardo Confessori (drums), will film a live DVD during their performance at the Credicard Hall in Sao Paulo, Brazil on April 5. The very special concert will feature guest appearances by several internationally-acclaimed metal musicians, including EDGUY frontman ...

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LULLACRY To Release New Single

Finland's LULLACRY will release their new single, "Alright Tonight", on April 28 through Spinefarm Records. "Alright Tonight" will be backed by a re-recorded version of the title track from the group's 1999 debut album, "Sweet Desire", featuring new vocalist Tanja Lainio, who replaced Tanja Kemppainen (currently in SOULGRIND) last summer. "Alright Tonight" comes off the ...

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MOONSPELL: Studio Report Posted Online

MOONSPELL frontman Fernando Ribeiro has posted a lengthy studio report on the group's official web site at this location. MOONSPELL, who recently parted ways with bassist Sérgio Crestana and temporarily replaced him with AMORPHIS bassist Niclas Etelävuori, are currently recording the follow-up to 2001's "Darkness And Hope" at Finnvox Studios in Helsinki, Finland ...

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LEATHERWOLF To Support RONNIE MONTROSE

Reunited hard rockers LEATHERWOLF will support RONNIE MONTROSE at the Galaxy Theatre in Santa Ana, California on Thursday, May 29. LEATHERWOLF are currently working on the material for their first studio album since 1989's "Street Ready", tentatively due before the end of the year through an as-yet-undetermined label. ...

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ABATTOIR Complete Work On 'Evil Incarnate'

Los Angeles based thrash metal legends ABATTOIR have completed work on their third studio album, "Evil Incarnate", tentatively due in late 2003 through an as-yet-undetermined label. ABATTOIR's fourth album overall (following last year's successful comeback CD, "Live! No Sleep 'Til Kalamazoo"), "Evil Incarnate" features 14 new songs, and is being described as "the best music ...

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KATAKLYSM Announce New Drummer

Canadian death metallers KATAKLYSM have announced the addition of drummer Martin Maurais to the group's ranks. Maurais replaces longtime sticksman Max Duhamel, who left the band in January and has since retired from the music business. "We just finished jamming with Martin and all we can say is, 'Holy shit… Human machine?? Fuck yeah!!" commented ...

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SILVERCHAIR Announce Los Angeles Date

Australia's SILVERCHAIR will play the Henry Fonda Theater in Los Angeles on May 27. As things currently stand, this will be the final date added to the group's forthcoming international tour. The show will be announced officially next week in the local music magazines and will go on sale April 10 at noon. Tickets should ...

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