THY PRIMORDIAL Name New Album

Swedish mythological black metallers THY PRIMORDIAL have set "Pestilence Upon Mankind" as the title for their sixth album, tentatively due in late 2003 through Blackend Records. "We're still rehearsing, by now all the songs are created though there is things left to work on before the recording begins," the band write on their official web ...

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U.D.O.: Live CD Details Unveiled

U.D.O., the German band fronted by former ACCEPT singer Udo Dirkschneider, have set "Nailed To Metal" as the title for their upcoming DVD, due in Europe on August 25. The forthcoming DVD will come in a special package containing a bonus live CD, titled "Metal Mayhem - The Missing Tracks". The complete track listing for ...

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CLAWFINGER Prepare To Release 'Zeros & Heros'

Swedish rap-metallers CLAWFINGER have set "Zeros & Heros" as the title for their forthcoming album, due on May 26 through G.U.N./Supersonic Records. An online game based on the album cover and including excerpts from the forthcoming CD has been posted at this location. Upcoming CLAWFINGER tour dates: May 17 – Bengtfors, SWE - ...

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BIOHAZARD Drop Off Two JAILHOUSE ROCK Dates

BIOHAZARD have dropped off two shows on the upcoming Jailhouse Rock 2 Tour with HATEBREED as a result of "a previous European festival commitment," according to guitarist Billy Graziadei. The affected dates are as follows: Jun. 06 - Richmond, VA @ Canal Club Jun. 07 - Charlotte, NC @ Tremont Music Hall BIOHAZARD are currently ...

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DEW-SCENTED Hard At Work On New Album

German thrashers DEW-SCENTED have entered Stage One studios in Bühne, Germany with producer Andy Classen to record the follow-up to 2002's "Inwards", due in September through Nuclear Blast Records. "We would prefer not to reveal any song-titles or album title ideas at this stage because we still have quite some weeks ahead into finalizing the ...

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METALLICA: New Song Clip Posted Online

A European promotional video clip for METALLICA's new album, "St Anger", containing what appears to be a 20-second audio snippet of an undisclosed track from the much-anticipated CD, has been posted online at this location (Windows Media player required). METALLICA's "St. Anger" is set to surface in the U.S. on June 10 through ...

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MOONSPELL: New Album Is 'Poisonous'

Portugal's MOONSPELL have posted the following update to their official web site: "To cut a long story short, the name of our next album, as well as its complete tracklist, was fully revealed during the past week, due to an information leak from the US office of Century Media, which we could not, by any ...

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STRYPER Frontman To Perform At MARS HILL Record-Release Party

STRYPER vocalist Michael Sweet will be performing at the MARS HILL record-release party on Friday, May 30 at J.R.s in Cranston, Rhode Island. Massachusetts-based MARS HILL have just released "Sink or Swim", an album which Michael produced, played a little guitar and helped out with backing vocals on. As part of the party, Michael will ...

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