KING'S X Announce Headlining Tour

KING'S X have announced the initial dates for their "More Manic" headlining tour in February/March. They are as follows: Feb. 06 - Virginia Beach, VA @ Hoopla's Bar & Grill Feb. 07 - Springfield, VA @ Jaxx Feb. 08 - Asbury Park, NJ @ The Stone Pony Feb. 11 - New London, CT @ El-N-Gee ...

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THE CROWN Move Up Italian Dates

Swedish thrashers THE CROWN, recently rejoined by original vocalist Johan Lindstrand, have moved up their planned Italian concerts to late February. The group have also added a Slovenian show to their upcoming itinerary. Confirmed dates are as follows: Feb. 20 – Pavia, ITA @ Thunder Road Feb. 21 – Vicenza, ITA @ - Midian Feb. ...

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TO/DIE/FOR Commence Mixing Process For 'Jaded'

Finland's TO/DIE/FOR commenced the mixing sessions today for their upcoming release, "Jaded", at CrystalSound studio under the watchful eye of T.T. Oksala. "Jaded" is due on Mar. 3, 2003 through Spinefarm Records. A single will precede the album on Feb. 3. ...

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STRAPPING YOUNG LAD Guitarist Turns Down DARK ANGEL Slot

STRAPPING YOUNG LAD's Jed Simon has turned down an offer to fill the vacant guitarist slot in DARK ANGEL following the departure of founding member Jim Durkin. Although he had originally agreed to join the Los Angeles thrashers in their reunion bid, Simon has apparently had a change of heart — the reasons for which ...

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DEATH ANGEL: Chilean Date Cancelled!

DEATH ANGEL's planned concert in Santiago, Chile on Saturday, Dec. 14 has been cancelled by the promoter. No reason was given for the cancellation, and there are no plans to reschedule the show at this time. The reunited Bay Area band, who recently announced plans to record a new CD in early 2003, will play ...

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STURCH Record Demo, Seek Label Home

Germany's STURCH — the new band consisting of Dennis Wendig (vocals), Dirk Peimann (guitar), Mario Evers (bass), and Martin Bendig (drums) — are currently shopping a recently-recorded three-song demo to various labels in hopes of issuing a debut album in 2003. The songs featured on the demo are as follows: 01. 14 Days 02. Laura ...

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AUDIOSLAVE Announce European Dates

AUDIOSLAVE, the band made up of former RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE and SOUNDGARDEN members, have announced two European shows in January. They will play at Olympia in Paris, France on Jan. 14 and Astoria in London, U.K. on Jan. 17. Other dates are set to follow. AUDIOSLAVE recently completed two brief headlining slots in New ...

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