TWISTED SISTER: More Live Dates Announced

TWISTED SISTER have announced additional dates as part of their upcoming reunion tour. The trek, which is scheduled to kick off this week with several appearances "low-key" gigs under the name "BENT BROTHER", will include several concerts at Army and Marine bases in Korea on behalf of the Department of Defense and the USO (United ...

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LYNCH PILSON: New Song Posted Online

LYNCH PILSON (LP), the new band formed by former DOKKEN members George Lynch (guitar) and Jeff Pilson (bass, vocals), have posted the track "The Evil That You Are" in Real Audio at this location. "The Evil That You Are" comes off the group's debut album, "Wicked Underground", due on April 22 through Spitfire ...

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PRIMAL FEAR Drummer Promises To Give '150%'

PRIMAL FEAR drummer Klaus Sperling has issued a statement regarding his decision to sit out the group's upcoming The 2003 Metal Gods Tour, also featuring HALFORD, co-headliners TESTAMENT, IMMORTAL, CARNAL FORGE, PAINMUSEUM, and AMON AMARTH. "Hi fans & friends, I'm really sorry, that I can't be a part of the touring line up of the ...

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SUICIDAL TENDENCIES: No European Dates In The Summer

SUICIDAL TENDENCIES have had a change of plans and have decided not to tour Europe this summer after all. "They will wait for a new CD to be released and then do a proper tour in Europe, and U.S.A., and worldwide, if all goes as planned," reads a posting on the group's official web site. ...

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SHAMAN To Film Live DVD In Brazil

Brazil's SHAMAN, who feature in their ranks former ANGRA members Andre Matos (vocals), Luis Mariutti (bass) and Ricardo Confessori (drums), will film a live DVD during their performance at the Credicard Hall in Sao Paulo, Brazil on April 5. The very special concert will feature guest appearances by several internationally-acclaimed metal musicians, including EDGUY frontman ...

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LULLACRY To Release New Single

Finland's LULLACRY will release their new single, "Alright Tonight", on April 28 through Spinefarm Records. "Alright Tonight" will be backed by a re-recorded version of the title track from the group's 1999 debut album, "Sweet Desire", featuring new vocalist Tanja Lainio, who replaced Tanja Kemppainen (currently in SOULGRIND) last summer. "Alright Tonight" comes off the ...

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MOONSPELL: Studio Report Posted Online

MOONSPELL frontman Fernando Ribeiro has posted a lengthy studio report on the group's official web site at this location. MOONSPELL, who recently parted ways with bassist Sérgio Crestana and temporarily replaced him with AMORPHIS bassist Niclas Etelävuori, are currently recording the follow-up to 2001's "Darkness And Hope" at Finnvox Studios in Helsinki, Finland ...

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LEATHERWOLF To Support RONNIE MONTROSE

Reunited hard rockers LEATHERWOLF will support RONNIE MONTROSE at the Galaxy Theatre in Santa Ana, California on Thursday, May 29. LEATHERWOLF are currently working on the material for their first studio album since 1989's "Street Ready", tentatively due before the end of the year through an as-yet-undetermined label. ...

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ABATTOIR Complete Work On 'Evil Incarnate'

Los Angeles based thrash metal legends ABATTOIR have completed work on their third studio album, "Evil Incarnate", tentatively due in late 2003 through an as-yet-undetermined label. ABATTOIR's fourth album overall (following last year's successful comeback CD, "Live! No Sleep 'Til Kalamazoo"), "Evil Incarnate" features 14 new songs, and is being described as "the best music ...

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