ENTER MY SILENCE Prepare To Record Second Album

Finnish melodic death metallers ENTER MY SILENCE will enter Studio Watercastle in Jyväskylä, Finland on November 22 to begin recording their second full-length album. "It'll happen in three separate sessions during the winter, and we expect to have a finished product in our hands by mid-January," the band write on their web site. A spring ...

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Guitarist MIKE JELINEK Quits DREAMZFATE

According to ElectricBasement.com, guitarist Mike Jelinek has left the Florida metal band DREAMZFATE. Jelinek's statement on the matter reads as follows: "After five years and a couple of great CDs, I have left DREAMZFATE and moved to Scottsdale, Arizona. I just feel that everybody was going in different directions and without the support of a ...

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LACRIMOSA Guitarist To Guest On DER BOTE CD

LACRIMOSA guitarist Sascha Gerbig has recorded a guest appearance for for the solo project of FEUERENGEL frontman Boris, dubbed DER BOTE. Also appearing on the recording are STRATOVARIUS/SAXON drummer Jörg Michael, current HELLOWEEN skinsman Stefan Schwarzmann, RAGE guitarist Victor Smolski and former KINGDOM COME studio musician Marcus Deml. "In the following two weeks I will ...

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220 VOLT Sign With SWEDMETAL RECORDS

Veteran Swedish hard rockers 220 VOLT have inked a deal with Swedmetal Records. The group are currently working on new album for a February 2005 release. A Scandinavian tour will follow in March. 220 VOLT, who are said to be the second best-selling metal/hard rock act in Sweden ever after EUROPE, are tentatively set to ...

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BLOWSIGHT: Stockholm Performance To Be Webcast

BLOWSIGHT, the Swedish band featuring former DRAIN STH guitarist Flavia Canel on bass, have lined up the following shows during November: Nov. 12 - Avesta, SWE @ Sportbaren Nov. 19 – Stockholm, SWE @ Karolinska Institutet In other news, BLOWSIGHT's performance at from the Hard Rock Cafe in Stockholm on Friday, November 5 will be ...

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Hard Rock Musicians To Perform At Christmas Charity Event

Current and former members of QUIET RIOT, ZEBRA, NIGHT RANGER, DIO, W.A.S.P., YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, ENUFF Z'NUFF, GEEZER and SAVATAGE are among the musicians scheduled to take part in the 8th annual Rock 4 X-MAS Christmas charity event held on December 4 at Wildwood Bowl in Riverhead, NY. The concert will raise money for Nassau, Suffolk ...

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LECHEROUS NOCTURNE: Live Shows Announced

LECHEROUS NOCTURNE, the Greenville, SC-based extreme metal band featuring NILE guitarist Dallas Toler-Wade on drums, are scheduled to open for FEAR FACTORY on November 17, and MACABRE and KATAKLYSM on November 26 at Ground Zero in Spartanburg. The band, who recently announced the addition of bassist Joe Payne (ex-LUST OF DECAY) to the group's ranks, ...

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GLUECIFER To Support DIE TOTEN HOSEN In December

Norwegian rock 'n' rollers GLUECIFER will support German punk legends DIE TOTEN HOSEN on some shows in December. Confirmed dates are as follows: Dec. 11 - Frankfurt, GER @ Festhalle Dec. 10 - Bremen, GER @ Stadthalle 5 Dec. 09 - Erfurt, GER @ Messehalle Dec. 06 - Wien, AUT @ Bank-Austria Halle Dec. 05 ...

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