ICED EARTH Split With Guitarist, Begin Recording New CD

ICED EARTH have parted ways with guitarist Larry Tarnowski on the eve of the recording sessions for the group's new CD, tentatively titled "Glorious Burden". "[Larry] will continue his studies and we wish him all the best for his future endeavors," ICED EARTH mainman Jon Schaffer wrote on the band's official web site. "There will ...

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EVANESCENCE Line Up Tour Dates

Little Rock, Arkansas-based EVANESCENCE have moved to Number Five on the Billboard 200 album chart with their major label debut, "Fallen". EVANESCENCE are currently ready to embark on a tour, starting with a rescheduled show on April 12 in Nashville and running through the rest of the month. Then the band will hit several festivals ...

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NAIL WITHIN Part Ways With Singer

Israeli thrashers NAIL WITHIN (formerly EMBLAZE) have parted ways with vocalist Yishai Sweartz. According to the group's official web site, Yishai decided to leave the band "due to personal reasons." A replacement singer has yet to be named. NAIL WITHIN's self-titled debut, which was produced by Harris Johns (SODOM, KREATOR, DESTRUCTION) at Spiderhouse Studio in ...

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LYNCH MOB To Release Live DVD

Former DOKKEN and current LYNCH MOB/LP guitarist George Lynch has posted the following message to his official web site, www.georgelynch.com: "I'm sorry it's been so long since the last update, but we [LYNCH MOB] have all been really busy rehearsing and getting the show on the road. We just finished the first 2 ...

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BATHORY: 'Nordland II' Track Listing Revealed

BATHORY's new album, "Nordland II", will be released on March 31 in Europe and April 29 in North America through Black Mark Records. The complete track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Fanfare 02. Blooded Shore 03. Sea Wolf 04. Vinland 05. The Land 06. Death And Resurrection Of A Northern Son 07. ...

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CONSTRUCDEAD: Swedish Gigs Announced

Sweden's CONSTRUCDEAD, the band featuring TERROR 2000 drummer Erik Thyselius, have lined up the following dates in early April: Apr. 04 – Belsepub – Gothenburg, SWE (w/ HEADPLATE) Apr. 05 - Club Frenzy– Gothenburg, SWE As previously reported, CONSTRUCDEAD — who were recently joined by GODSIC frontman Peter Tuthill — are still seeking a new ...

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