SINISTER Announce Mexican Date

Dutch female-fronted death metallers SINISTER have announced a show at Circo Volador in Mexico City, Mexico on March 22. SINISTER entered Excess studio in Rotterdam, Holland on Jan. 21 to begin recording their new album, "Savage or Grace?" , for a May 12 release through Nuclear Blast Records. Among the cuts set to appear on ...

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GOTTHARD, KINGDOM COME To Team Up For European Tour

GOTTHARD and KINGDOM COME will team up for a European tour in the spring. Confirmed dates are as follows: Mar. 27 - Wien, AUT @ Planet Music Mar. 28 - Linz, AUT @ Posthof Mar. 29 - Ehrwald, AUT @ Musikcafé Mar. 30 - Feldkirch, AUT @ Montforthaus Apr. 02 - Salzburg, AUT @ Rockhouse ...

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SLAVES ON DOPE Set Release Date For 'Metafour'

Montreal's SLAVES ON DOPE have set a May 6 release date through Bieler Bros./ MCA Records for their sophomore album, "Metafour". The follow-up to 2000's "Inches From The Mainline" was recorded in Boca Raton, Florida with producer Jason Slater (SNAKE RIVER CONSPIRACY, EARSHOT). ...

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COLD: New Songs Posted Online

COLD have posted two brand new tracks in streaming audio at these locations: 01. Suffocate 02. Stupid Girl Both tracks come off the band's upcoming album, "Year Of The Spider", due in late spring/early summer through Geffen Records. "Year Of The Spider" was recorded in part at Bay 7 Studios in ...

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DREAM EVIL Debut At Swedish # 55!

Sweden's DREAM EVIL, featuring acclaimed producer Fredrik Nordström (HAMMERFALL, IN FLAMES, DIMMU BORGIR, SPIRITUAL BEGGARS, etc.) and drummer Snowy Shaw (KING DIAMOND, MERCYFUL FATE, MEMENTO MORI, NOTRE DAME), have entered the national Swedish Top 100 Albums chart at position #55 with their sophomore effort, "Evilized". DREAM EVIL will support HAMMERFALL on the second leg of ...

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LITHIUM Video Posted Online

Sweden's LITHIUM, the new band featuring former TIAMAT bassist Johnny Hagel on keyboards, have posted a video for the track "Anti Anthem" online at this location. "Anti Anthem" comes off the group's debut album, "Cold", available since Oct. 28 through MNW/No Fashion Records. As previously reported, LITHIUM will support PARADISE LOST and WITHIN ...

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OLD MAN'S CHILD Enter Norwegian Chart At #34!

Norway's OLD MAN'S CHILD, featuring DIMMU BORGIR members Galder (guitars) and Nick Barker (drums, also in LOCKUP), have entered the national Norwegian Albums chart at position #34 with latest CD, "In Defiance Of Existence". "In Defiance Of Existence" is OLD MAN'S CHILD's first release since founder Galder joined DIMMU BORGIR, and it features original OMC ...

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HIMSA Ink Deal With PROSTHETIC RECORDS

Seattle's hardcore/metalcore HIMSA have inked a worldwide deal with Prosthetic Records and have begun work on their latest album with producer Steve Carter at Bob Lang Studios in the band's hometown. A June release is expected. ...

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ANDREW W.K. Begins Work On New CD

ANDREW W.K. has commenced the recording sessions for the follow-up to his critically-acclaimed debut, "I Get Wet", tentatively due in late spring/early summer through Island DefJam Records. "You know when you get one of those weird things underneath your armpit?" Andrew told Rolling Stone. "That's what this album is — a growth. It's branching off, ...

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