THE WICKED Hard At Work On Sophomore Album

THE WICKED, the Finnish band consisting of FINNTROLL and MOONSORROW members, are currently recording their second album at Jive Studio in Helsinki. The follow-up to 2002's "…For Theirs Is The Flesh" "takes the listeners to a journey through industrial as well as classical soundscapes, flavouring it with a disturbing horror movie feeling," according to an ...

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Spokesperson: ASGEIR Will Not Play Drums For DIMMU BORGIR

A spokesperson for DIMMU BORGIR's management has refuted the report that Asgeir Mickelson (BORKNAGAR, SPIRAL ARCHITECT) has been hired to be the session drummer for DIMMU BORGIR during their upcoming live appearances. Despite reliable reports indicating that Mickelson was in talks to play at least the South American portion of DIMMU's upcoming tour, the management ...

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MONSTROSITY: European Tour Dates Announced

Florida death metallers MONSTROSITY will be kicking off a European headlining tour on May 1 in Zwickau, Germany. Support acts for the trek will be announced soon. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: May 01 - Zwickau, GER @ BPM Club May 02 - Berlin, GER @ Halford May 03 - Hamburg, GER @ ...

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Report: OZZY's Daughter, LIONEL's Girl Clash Over DEADSY Frontman

World Entertainment News Network is reporting that Ozzy Osbourne's eldest daughter Aimee has prompted Los Angeles police to launch an investigation into "The Simple Life" star Nicole Richie after claiming Richie is harassing her. The reclusive Osbourne has told cops that Richie, the daughter of soul star Lionel Richie, has been making harassing phone calls ...

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BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION To Launch American Headlining Tour In April

BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION, the new band featuring MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx, L.A. GUNS guitarist Tracii Guns, vocalist London LeGrand, and drummer Scot Coogan (ex-PAUL GILBERT, ONI LOGAN/ROWAN ROBERTSON, SINÉAD O'CONNOR), will be embarking on a four-week U.S. tour beginning on April 30. Initial cities and dates will be announced next week. The group, whose ...

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MORTIFICATION: New Album Cover Posted Online

Australian Christian metallers MORTIFICATION have posted the cover artwork for their twelfth studio album, "Brain Cleaner", at this location. The follow-up to 2002's "Relentless", out now through the Rowe Productions label, is said to be "the heaviest project the band has recorded in 10 years" and is being described as "a lot more ...

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KROKUS Singer Schedules 'Unplugged' Performance

ACOUSTICAL MOUNTAIN, a Swiss "semi-unplugged trio" featuring KROKUS singer Marc Storace, will perform three half-hour sets (starting at 4:30 p.m.) at "Street Fair" in Verbier, Switzerland this coming Saturday, March 20. This event is directly connected with the world-famous Xtreme snowboard contest being held in Verbier this weekend. For more information, click here. ...

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