THE WILDHEARTS Finalize Track Listing For New CD

THE WILDHEARTS have finalized the track listing their new album, "The Wildhearts Must Be Destroyed", due in the U.K. on August 25. The CD, which includes guest appearances by THERAPY? guitarist/vocalist Andy Cairns and THE DARKNESS singer Justin Hawkins, will contain the following cuts: 01. Nexus Icon 02. Only Love 03. Someone That Won't Let ...

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STAIND Guitarist Praises STATIC-X, LO-PRO

STAIND guitarist/songwriter Mike Mushok, currently on tour in support of the group's "14 Shades Of Grey" CD, is full of praise for STAIND's opening acts STATIC-X and LO-PRO. Writing in his online journal at Staind.com, Mike says, "if anyone is coming to see us, I suggest you get there early to check [out LO-PRO and ...

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INFERNAL MAJESTY Complete Work On 'One Who Points to Death'

Long-running Canadian thrashers INFERNAL MAJESTY have completed work on their latest album, "One Who Points To Death". The CD, which clocks in at 47 minutes of "old-school thrash", will be released in the fall. The complete track listing for "One Who Points To Death" is as follows: 01. Death of Heaven 02. Pestilential Eternity 03. ...

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DEF LEPPARD: U.K. Dates Announced

DEF LEPPARD have announced the dates for their U.K. tour in October. They are as follows: Oct. 18 – Edinburgh, UK @ Playhouse Oct. 19 - Bradford, UK @ St. George's Hall Oct. 21 - Nottingham, UK @ Royal Centre Oct. 22 - Bristol, UK @ Colston Hall Oct. 24 - Plymouth, UK @ Plymouth ...

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ANKLA To Film California Show For Upcoming DVD

Los Angeles-based ANKLA, featuring guitarist Ramon Ortiz (PUYA), Brazilian vocalist Ikaro Stafford, L.A local J.J. McNeal on bass, and drummer Aaron Rossi (STRIFE, SHELTER, MEDICATION), will be filming their show at The Allen Theatre in South Gate, California on Sunday, July 27 for an upcoming DVD. Also appearing on the bill will be ORKEST, INDIVIDUAL ...

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FATES WARNING Bassist Checks In From DREAM THEATER Tour

FATES WARNING/ARMORED SAINT bassist Joey Vera has posted the following message to his official web site: "[The FATES WARNING] tour [with DREAM THEATER and QUEENSRŸCHE] is still going great. Detroit, Cleveland, Baltimore and Wilmington all killer. Wilmington was poised to being one of our best shows but we got stopped near the end of our ...

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Former MALEVOLENT CREATION Drummer Resurfaces In Miami's ANGER

After a long hiatus, drummer Alex Marquez (ex-MALEVOLENT CREATION, DEMOLITION HAMMER, SOLSTICE) has resurfaced with Miami hardcore legends ANGER. Clean and sober, Alex is "back and playing better than he has in 10 years." More to be announced soon. Upcoming ANGER tour dates: Jul. 26 – Coral Gables, FL @ Gables Pub Aug. 02 – ...

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NORTH SIDE KINGS To Record New Material

Arizona's NORTH SIDE KINGS will be entering a Phoenix studio next weekend (July 25-26) to record several new tracks, including a cover of ANTHRAX's "Among The Living", to be featured on a "Tribute To Thrash" CD released on Blackfish Records early next year. Another song will only be available as an MP3 on the group's ...

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RAZORWIRE Announce European Tour Dates

After six years of touring the U.K., RAZORWIRE have finally confirmed dates in Germany, Belgium and Holland as part of their "League Of The Godless" tour. The dates are as follows: Sep. 04 - The Valhalla Celtic Pub - Gummersbach, GER Sep. 05 - The Cave - Amsterdam, NETH Sep. 06 – Radhaus - Kleve, ...

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MIWAUKEE METALFEST Founder: 'You Don't Play Metal At Volume 2'

Tom Alesia of the Wisconsin State Journal is reporting that the 17th annual Milwaukee Metalfest — where bands play sledgehammer rock that practically lodges a guitar into one ear and out the other — will present more than 120 acts on Friday and Saturday (July 25-26). " 'You've got thrash metal, speed metal, classic metal, ...

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