EXODUS: We Are Still Searching For A Singer!

Reunited San Francisco Bay Area thrashers EXODUS are still seeking a permanent replacement for Steve "Zetro" Souza following several promising jam sessions with John Miller, a local Bay Area singer who had previously spent time with EXODUS guitarist Gary Holt and drummer Tom Hunting in the mid-'90s metal demo act WARDANCE. "We are still searching ...

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IN FLAMES: We Did Not Cancel Turkish Festival Appearance

IN FLAMES have issued a clarification with regards to a previously published report suggesting that the band cancelled their March 29 festival appearance in Istanbul, Turkey in order to concentrate on an upcoming tour of the U.S. The band's statement on the matter is as follows: "Regarding the festival in Istanbul, Turkey that ...

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STRATOVARIUS Debut At Finnish No. 2!!

STRATOVARIUS have entered the Finnish Top 40 national album chart at position No. 2 with their latest release, "Elements Part I". "In all honesty we all expected for #1 position, but this time it didn't happen," the band said in a statement posted on their official web site. "STRATOVARIUS humbly wishes to thank all their ...

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SILENT FORCE Name New CD, Prepare To Record

SILENT FORCE, the band featuring ex-ROYAL HUNT singer D.C. Cooper, have set "Line of Attack" as the tentative title for their third full-length album, due later in the year. The follow-up to 2001's "Infatuator", which will be recorded at House of Audio studio in Karlsdorf, Germany with producer Dennis Ward (ANGRA, PINK CREAM 69), will ...

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RUNEMAGICK: New Music Posted Online

Swedish "dark death metal" act RUNEMAGICK have posted three-minute samples of three tracks from their upcoming "Darkness Death Doom" CD at this location. The songs available for download are as follows: 01. Ancient Incantations 02. Eyes of Kali 03. Darken Thy Flesh "Darkness Death Doom", which was recorded at Gothenburg, Sweden's Los Angered ...

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