AC/DC Meets DAN RATHER? Audio Available

ECC reports: Years ago, The Evolution Control Committee put out a 7" single on the Eerie Materials label called "Rocked By Rape". The single's A-side blended together CBS anchor Dan Rather rapping violent rhetoric over a plodding beat of collaged AC/DC riffs. The B-side starts with a cut-up of dialogue explaining how to ...

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SUMMON Enter Studio To Record New Album

Michigan-based black metallers SUMMON have entered Flatline Audio Studios (formerly Hellion Studios) in Denver, Colorado with producer Dave Otero (CEPHALIC CARNAGE, SERBERUS) to record their sixth album, "Fallen", tentatively due in early 2005 via Moribund Records. The follow-up to 2002's "And the Blood Runs Black" promises to be "the sickest SUMMON CD to date," according ...

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RAMONES: DVD Signing Session In New York City Scheduled

To mark the arrival of "Ramones Raw" — the pioneering group's first-ever DVD — Marky Ramone and "Ramones Raw" producer/director John Cafiero will be meeting fans and signing autographs at the Virgin Megastore-Times Square in New York City (1540 Broadway) on Wednesday, September 29 at 6:30 p.m., the day after the DVD's release via Image ...

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HAMMERFALL: Studio Diary, Photos Posted Online

Swedish power metallers HAMMERFALL have posted a number of pictures and studio diary entries from the recording sessions for their new album at their official web site. Check them out here. As previously reported, HAMMERFALL are recording their new album at Lundgaard Studios in Denmark for a tentative March 7, 2005 release through ...

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MORTICIAN: New Album Cover Posted Online

New York-based death metallers MORTICIAN have posted the cover artwork for their new album, "Re-Animated Dead Flesh", at this location. The follow-up to 2003's "Darkest Day of Horror" is tentatively scheduled for release this fall through Crash Music Inc. MORTICIAN are scheduled to launch a U.S. tour with AKERCOCKE and VEHEMENCE later this ...

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GREAT WHITE: Southern California Tour Dates Announced

Southern California rockers GREAT WHITE have announced more tour dates to benefit the victims and survivors of The Station nightclub fire in Rhode Island. Proceeds go directly to The Station Family Fund. The dates are as follows: Oct. 08 - Ventura Theatre – Ventura, CA Oct. 09 - Murphy's Grill - Simi Valley, CA Oct. ...

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AEROSMITH, KID ROCK Get Charitable

AEROSMITH and KID ROCK are among the artists contributing to Paul McCartney and Heather Mills McCartney's "Adopt-A-Minefield Charity Auction", which is scheduled to go live September 21. Paul and Heather's ultra-elite and ultra-unique friends have generously donated amazing experiences, fabulous trips and timeless memorabilia to benefit this important cause. Adopt-A-Minefield is a program of the ...

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