SLIPKNOT: Photos From 'Secret' Gig In London Posted Online

SLIPKNOT fan site Black-Goat.com has posted a bunch of photos from SLIPKNOT's secret show Monday night (May 24) at the Astoria in London, England. Check them out here. As previously reported, SLIPKNOT have just released a 7-inch red vinyl pressing of the single "Duality", backed with "Don't Get Close", their contribution to the ...

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ANIMUS: New Demo Song Available For Download

Chicago thrash/hardcore band ANIMUS has posted a new demo track, "No One Cares", at their official web site. "No One Cares" is the band's first recording with new bassist Jon Sharwarko and is among the songs set to appear on the group's upcoming EP, due to be recorded in July with producer John ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH To Perform Live At New Jersey In-Store

Former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach and his solo band will be performing live during Bach's in-store appearance on June 19 at Vintage Vinyl in Fords, NJ. In addition, the entire event will be filmed for Sebastian's new VH1 reality TV show "I Married Sebastian Bach", which will air as a one-hour special later this ...

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Label: CRADLE OF FILTH/LENNON Collaboration Scrapped

The proposed collaboration between Tennessee singer-songwriter Lennon Murphy and British black metal band CRADLE OF FILTH on a song for COF's upcoming CD, "Nymphetamine", has been scrapped, Roadrunner Records A&R man Mike Gitter has informed BLABBERMOUTH.NET. Although news of the collaboration was posted on Lennon's official web site earlier this month (and subsequently taken down), ...

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WOLF Confirmed For Germany's METAL BASH 2004 Festival

Sweden's WOLF have replaced CAGE on the billing of the Metal Bash 2004 festival, set to take place July 24 at Schießsportanlage in Neu Wulmstorf (near Hamburg), Germany. The list of bands currently scheduled to appear at the festival is as follows: WOLF HIRAX TORMENT DARK AGE MAJESTY FINAL BREATH NECRONOMICON V8 WANKERS BURDEN OF ...

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DEPRESION To Record New Album This Summer

Long-running Austrian death metal act DEPRESION will be joined by drummer Miroslav "Mira" Laga from the Czech Republic's FLOOD during the recording sessions for the new album, tentatively titled "Devil's Work". The CD, which will be recorded during the summer, will include such cuts as "Disembowelment", "Sell Your Soul", "Hellstorm" and "In Memoriam". For more ...

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THY MAJESTIE: New Song Available For Download

Italy's THY MAJESTIE have posted a demo version of a new track, entitled "The Siege of Paris", at this location. The song, which features the vocals of Gabriele Grilli (FURY 'N, GRACE, ex-DOOMSWORD), will be included on the band's follow-up to 2002's "Hastings 1066", tentatively due in late 2004 through an as-yet-undetermined label. ...

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W.A.S.P. Live In Finland: Photos Available

Photos of W.A.S.P. performing live at the Pakkahuone venue in Tampere, Finland Monday night (May 24) have been posted online at this location. According to the photographer, Timo Isoaho of Sonera Plaza, "[Mainman] Blackie [Lawless] got some medication Monday afternoon before the show [to treat an allergic reaction that caused them to cancel ...

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THE FORSAKEN: 'Traces of the Past' U.S. Release Date Confirmed

Century Media Records has set a June 29 U.S. release date for the third full-length album from Swedish death metallers THE FORSAKEN. Titled "Traces of the Past", the follow-up to 2002's "Arts Of Desolation" was recorded at Studio Abyss with producer/engineer Tommy Tägtgren and marks the recording debut with the group of new bassist Stefan ...

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