THANATOSCHIZO To Enter Studio Next Week

Portugal's avantgarde metallers THANATOSCHIZO will enter Oporto's Rec N' Roll Studios on November 28 with producer Luís Barros (drummer for AFM Records recording artists TARANTULA) to begin recording their third album, tentatively due in April 2004 through Rage Of Achilles Records. You can keep up-to-date on the progress of the recording sessions for the follow-up ...

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CAPHARNAUM Sign With WILLOWTIP, Debut Due In February

Florida-based technical death metal band CAPHARNAUM have joined the Willowtip roster. The group's debut full-length CD, "Fractured", will be released on Feb. 17, 2004. "Fractured" was recorded at CAPHARNAUM guitarist/vocalist Jason Suecof's (MONSTROSITY) own AudioHammer Studios (MONSTROSITY, TRIVIUM) and contains eight tracks that are being described as "extremely well written and catchy while displaying unparalelled ...

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MELECHESH To Play First-Ever European Shows

After 10 years of existence and three albums, Israel's MELECHESH will appear live for the first time ever in Europe. These exclusive gigs in Germany meant as a warm-up to MELECHESH's upcoming live endeavors. The last time MELECHESH played live was almost six years ago. Upcoming MELECHESH tour dates: Dec. 24 – Leipzig, GER @ ...

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Have Your Photo Taken With TOMMY LEE — For 'Only' $500!

The following message has been posted on the official MÖTLEY CRÜE web site: "On December 6th Mason Art of Music will be hosting an event with Tommy Lee. This is a once-in-a-life time opportunity to meet Tommy Lee in person. You will be getting a first-hand autograph from Tommy as a professional photographer takes your ...

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DRAGONFORCE Begin Work On New Album, Announce Japanese Tour

London-based power metallers DRAGONFORCE have started work on the follow-up to their debut album, "Valley Of The Damned", released earlier this year. The majority of the recording is taking place at Thin Ice Studios, Virginia Water, Surrey, England with producer Karl Groom, while all the guitars are being recorded at guitarist Herman Li's own private ...

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IRON MAIDEN Announce 2004 Tour Dates

IRON MAIDEN have announced the following dates as part of the winter leg of their "Dance of Death World Tour": Jan. 11 - ARG - Buenos Aires - River Plate Stadium Jan. 13 - CHI - Santiago - Pista Atletica Jan. 16 - BRA - Rio de Janeiro - ATL Hall Jan. 17 - BRA ...

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Label: PROBOT Debut To Surface In February, Not May

Contrary to a report (since corrected) posted on the MTV.com web site, PROBOT's much-anticipated debut album will surface on its originally announced release date of February 10, 2004 and not in May of next year, a spokesperson for Southern Lord Records has informed BLABBERMOUTH.NET. A two-track 7" single, limited to 6,666 copies, will ...

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TIAMAT Singer To Appear At FLOWING TEARS Acoustic Gig

TIAMAT frontman Johan Edlund will make a special guest appearance at the FLOWING TEARS semi-acoustic gig at the Rockanova party at Berlin's Kalkscheune on December 12. Johan will play three unplugged songs from TIAMAT's "Prey" album with Benny from FLOWING TEARS on acoustic guitar. FLOWING TEARS have just announced that they will be supported by ...

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PROBOT: Photos From 'Shake Your Blood' Video Shoot Posted Online

PROBOT, the much-anticipated metal side project of FOO FIGHTERS frontman/former NIRVANA drummer Dave Grohl, will release their self-titled debut album on February 10, 2004 through Southern Lord Recordings. A two-track 7" single, limited to 6,666 copies, will precede the album release and will contain the cuts "Centuries Of Sin" (featuring Cronos of VENOM) and "Emerald ...

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