YNGWIE MALMSTEEN Recording Live Album On European Tour

YNGWIE MALMSTEEN is recording various concerts on his current European tour for an upcoming live album. "We have just finished 12 gigs in 14 days and that has been such a blast," YNGWIE vocalist Doogie White (ex-RAINBOW) wrote on his official web site. "Everyone is getting on very well and this is adding to the ...

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Former ANTHRAX Guitarist To Appear On British TV

Former ANTHRAX/SEBASTIAN BACH guitarist Paul Crook will be performing on "Top Of The Pops" and "TV Total" in London, England this weekend with MEAT LOAF. This is a continuation of the TV promotion for the MEAT LOAF album "Couldn't Have Said It Better" (Polydor Records), which was released overseas on March 31. ...

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LEGION Ink Deal With LISTENABLE RECORDS

Sweden's LEGION, the band featuring current MARDUK drummer Emil Dragutinovic, have inked a deal with France's Listenable Records for the release of their as-yet-untitled debut album, due in the fall. The recordings will take place early this summer at Sweden's Abyss Studios and will comprise eight-to-ten songs of "complex and eclectic black/death metal, ranging in ...

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THE HAUNTED, EVERGREY Members Team Up In NIGHTRAGE

NIGHTRAGE, a brand new Swedish melodic death "supergroup" consisting of drummer Per M. Jensen (THE HAUNTED, INVOCATOR), melodic vocalist Tom S. Englund (EVERGREY), main vocalist Tomas Lindberg (AT THE GATES, THE CROWN, guitarist Gus G. (DREAM EVIL, FIREWIND), guitarist Marios Iliopoulos (EXHUMATION), and bassist Brice Leclercq, have signed a deal with Century Media Records. The ...

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KRISIUN Name New Album

Brazilian death metallers KRISIUN have set "Works of Carnage" as the title for their new album, due in late summer through Century Media Records. The follow-up to "Ageless Venomous" was recorded at Bebop 2 Studios in São Paulo with producer Pierre Rémillard (CRYPTOPSY, KATAKLYSM, GORGUTS) and is currently being mixed at Rémillard's studio in Quebec, ...

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BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION Fail To Land Slot On AEROSMITH/KISS Tour

MÖTLEY CRÜE/BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION bassist Nikki Sixx has posted the following message to the "Rock'n'Roll Diary" section of CRÜE's official web site: "As you've heard, Mr. [John] Corabi has left the building. We're all the greatest of friends and there is nothing but respect and love for each other... We each have our own journey ...

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VOIVOD To Play 'Secret' Club Gig In San Francisco

Former METALLICA bassist Jason Newsted will make his live debut with VOIVOD tonight (April 4) at a "secret" show at Bourbon Street Bar And Grill in Concord, California. The band will appear under the name TARRAT and will run through a full set in preparation for their upcoming co-headlining tour with SEPULTURA. Also performing will ...

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