SCARVE Set Release Date For New Album

France's SCARVE have set a January 26, 2004 release date through Listenable Records for their third album, "Irradiant". As previously reported, the CD will be issued in a special, limited-edition digipak version, featuring loads of bonus stuff, including the video for "Emulate The Soul". The follow-up to 2002's "Luminiferous" was recorded at Dug-Out Studio in ...

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SHADOWCAST Line Up Live Dates

Austria's SHADOWCAST, the project featuring AMORTIS keyboardist Clemens Mayr and DARKWELL/former ABIGOR drummer Moritz Neuner, have lined up the following dates in November: Oct. 24 – Tulln, AUT @ CultureXClub (w/ TAISH, ANTARES) Oct. 25 - Martin, SK @ Rock Pub (w/ ANTARES) Oct. 30 – Innsbruck, AUT @ Hafen (w/ GREEN CARNATION, MÖRK GRYNING, ...

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Promoter: METALLICA Concert Cancellation Final

Chilean concert promoter CIE Chile S.A. announced Wednesday (October 22) that they will begin offering refunds on Friday for the cancelled METALLICA concert that was scheduled to take place on October 28 at Santiago's Pista Atletica, according to El Mercurio Online. CIE Chile confirmed that "despite [their] substantial efforts to establish a new ...

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HADES Guitarist Enters Studios With CASSIUS KING

HADES guitarist Dan Lorenzo has sent us the following update on his current activities: "I went into Crystal Studio Sunday (October 19) and recorded the music to four songs. The whole experience has me more juiced than I've been about music in years. I sang 'Sweet Pain' by KISS plus one original so far. The ...

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H.I.M. Announce One-Off London Date In December

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have lined up a one-off show at the London Astoria on December 19. In other news, the group's previously announced gig at the Birmingham Academy on January 25 has been cancelled. No reason was given for the cancellation. Upcoming H.I.M. tour dates: Dec. 19 – London, UK @ Astoria Dec. 31 – ...

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THE WILDHEARTS: Japanese Tour Dates Announced

THE WILDHEARTS have announced the details of their upcoming Japanese tour. Confirmed dates are as follows: Dec. 01 – Tokyo, JAP - Zepp Club Dec. 02 – Kawasaki, JAP - Club Citta Dec. 03 – Osaka, JAP - Club Quattro Dec. 04 – Nagoya, JAP - Club Quattro THE WILDHEARTS are touring in support of ...

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OPETH: No Perth Date On Australian Tour

Sweden's OPETH have released the following statement regarding their upcoming Australian tour: "Whilst there has been a lot of demand to play Perth on the forthcoming Damnation tour, despite a great gig there on the Deliverance tour, it will not be possible to play Perth this time round because it is not financially viable. As ...

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STRYPER Frontman: 'We Want To Be In God's Will'

STRYPER frontman Michael Sweet recently spoke to The Kansas City Star about the band's decision to embark on their first-ever reunion tour — the Christian hard rock band's first nationwide performance junket in more than 12 years. "This is a celebration of the ministry STRYPER did," Sweet said. "We're not concerned about the numbers. I ...

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PINK CREAM 69 To Tour Germany With AXXIS

PINK CREAM 69 have announced the details of their upcoming German co-headlining tour with AXXIS. As previously reported, PINK CREAM 69 have set "Thunderdome" as the tentative title for the follow-up to 2001's "Endangered", due on January 26 through SPV Records. The album was recorded and mixed at House Of Audio studio in Karlsdorf, Germany ...

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