MORBID ANGEL Prepare To Record New Album

According to MORBID ANGEL's official web site (www.morbidangel.com), guitarist/songwriter Trey Azagthoth "is writing the new material, the band is gearing up for recording the new album soon and release should be around September of 2003 on Earache [Records]. All of the details related to that will be let out gradually over the course ...

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NAIL WITHIN To Celebrate Record Release With Special Performance

Israeli thrashers NAIL WITHIN (formerly EMBLAZE) will celebrate the release of their self-titled debut with a special live concert in Tel Aviv on March 18. All concert attendees will receive a copy of the album at the entrance and will be treated to an extra-long performance that will include a special guest appearance by ex-AT ...

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H.I.M. Launch Search For Support Band

According to the Finnish daily newspaper Ilta-Sanomat, H.I.M., MTV Europe and Jägermeister are looking for a band to support H.I.M. on their next European tour, which is scheduled to take place in the fall. During the spring, MTV will be airing a trailer with further instructions for groups to follow if they wish to be ...

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OZZFEST 2003: TRUST COMPANY Moved To Main Stage

According to the official Ozzfest newsletter, TRUST COMPANY — who were previously set to co-headline the second stage with CRADLE OF FILTH — have now been added to the main stage at this summer's traveling festival. As a result, Montreal's VOIVOD will go on right before second-stage headliners CRADLE OF FILTH at every show on ...

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AETERNUS: New CD Delayed

Norway's AETERNUS have pushed back the release date of their new album, "A Darker Monument", to May 5 through Nocturnal Art Productions. "A Darker Monument" was recorded at Greighallen Studios with producer Pytten (ENSLAVED, MÖRK GRYNING) and is the follow-up to 2000's "Ascension of Terror". ...

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THE DAY AFTER To Release Debut EP

THE DAY AFTER (a.k.a. THE D.A.), the new band featuring former MONSTER VOODOO MACHINE/current RAGGDEATH guitarist Darren Quinn and hip hop artist Michie Mee (also of RAGGADEATH), have launched their official site at this location. The group, whose music is being described as "a reality dose of metal, hip hop and reggae but ...

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NECROPHAGIA To Tour Europe

The current lineup of NECROPHAGIAKilljoy (vocals), Titta Tani (drums), Iscariah (ex-IMMORTAL, bass), Frediablo (GORELORD/WURDULAK, guitars), Fug (WURDULAK, guitars), and Mirai Kawashima (SIGH, keyboards) — will embark on the European leg of their Necrotorture Tour 2003 during April/May. Support at all shows will come from Danish death metallers EXMORTEM. Confirmed dates are as follows: ...

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