OMEN Confirmed For Germany's KEEP IT TRUE Festival

Classic U.S. metallers OMEN are the latest act to have been confirmed for Keep It True festival, set to be held on July 19 in Gerlachsheim, Germany. Organized by Oliver Weinsheimer from German magazine Heavy Oder Was?! and MAJESTY singer Tarek Maghary, the self-dubbed "underground metal" festival will feature performances from the following acts, among ...

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SPORTLOV Prepare To Release New CD

Swedish metallers SPORTLOV, who feature in their ranks members of DEFLESHED, F.K.U., and DISKONTO, will release their new CD, "Offerblod i Vallabod", on April 28 through Head Mechanic Records. The follow-up to last year's debut MCD, "Snöbollskrieg", will include guest appearances from members of ENTOMBED, INSISION and CENTINEX. For more information, visit www.headmechanic.nu. ...

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FU MANCHU Set Release Date For 'Go For It…Live!'

FU MANCHU have set a June 2 European release date through SPV/Steamhammer Records for their upcoming double live album, "Go For It…Live!" . A U.S. release through SPV is expected on July 22. "Go For It…Live!" was recorded on the U.S. and European legs of the "California Crossing" tour in 2002. ...

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Former OVERKILL Guitarist Resurfaces In RESPONSE NEGATIVE

Former OVERKILL/GRIP INC. guitarist Bobby Gustafson has resurfaced in a new South Florida-based band called RESPONSE NEGATIVE. A self-proclaimed power/death metal group, RESPONSE NEGATIVE have apparently yet to record any material with Gustafson, who, along with drummer Jim McCourt, is a recent addition to the band. Upcoming RESPONSE NEGATIVE dates: Apr. 12 – West Palm ...

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