THE PANIC CHANNEL In Studio Recording Debut Album

THE PANIC CHANNEL, the new band featuring three quarters of the most recent lineup of JANE'S ADDICTION (guitarist Dave Navarro, drummer Stephen Perkins, and bassist Chris Chaney) and former SKYCYCLE vocalist Steve Isaacs, are currently recording their debut album in L.A. with producer Brian Virtue (who worked on the last JANE'S album, "Strays"). At present ...

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MY DYING BRIDE Working On New DVD Release

MY DYING BRIDE are busying themselves preparing for their next full-length DVD release, planned for spring 2005. They are working with David Palser again to produce a new video clip exclusively for this release. The track is "The Blue Lotus" and "it is going to be a stunning work," according to a posting on the ...

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SOULFLY Begin Recording New Album

SOULFLY began tracking their new album Thursday (Dec. 2) in Arizona with mainman Max Cavalera assuming the production duties once again. The recording sessions will last until the end of the year and possibly beyond. A late spring/early summer release through Roadrunner Records is expected. SOULFLY will release their first DVD, "The Song Remains Insane", ...

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BLACK SABBATH Guitarist Opens New LANEY Site: Photos Available

BLACK SABBATH guitarist Tony Iommi cut the ribbon to open Laney's brand new premises in Halesowen, West Midlands on Thursday (Dec. 2). The site houses the sales and technical departments and the production line of the high-end valve amplifiers. The bulk of the building is the warehouse for the distribution of Laney, Ibanez and Tama ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE Is Still Haunted By Burglar's Eyes

Mirror.co.uk is reporting that twelve days after burglars raided her home, Sharon Osbourne is still in shock. The raider was captured on CCTV going into the Osbourne's Buckinghamshire mansion and fleeing 120 minutes later after veteran rocker Ozzy disturbed him and grabbed him in a headlock. Sharon and Ozzy have watched the tapes, ...

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DAYLIGHT DIES Continue Demoing New Material

North Carolina-based doom/death metallers DAYLIGHT DIES have issued the following update regarding the songwriting process for their as-yet-untitled sophomore album: "It has been a while since the last update, but this does not reflect an absence of activity. "We have continued to demo all of the new material to be better prepared for the studio ...

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