CHILDREN OF BODOM Single Tops Finnish Chart

CHILDREN OF BODOM's new single, "Trashed, Lost & Strungout", has topped the Finish single chart for the second consecutive week. View the whole chart here. The EP version of "Trashed, Lost & Strungout", due on October 18 in most European territories, will include the title cut, "Knuckleduster", covers of ALICE COOPER's "Bed Of ...

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MELIAH RAGE: Festival Appearances Announced

Reunited Boston-based metallers MELIAH RAGE are scheduled to appear at two upcoming New England area heavy metal music festivals that are doubling as CD release parties. Formed in Boston in 1986 (and featuring GODSMACK's Sully Erna on drums for the release of "Unfinished Business"), MELIAH RAGE recently returned after a 10-year absence from the studio ...

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RAMONES: Photos From Book-Signing Session Posted Online

The authors of "On the Road with the Ramones"Monte A. Melnick (RAMONES Tour Manager) and Frank Meyer (THE STREETWALKIN' CHEETAHS, SWEET JUSTICE) — along with Tommy Ramone (RAMONES drummer, producer and founding member), Arturo Vega (RAMONES Artistic Director), and Allan Arkush (Director, "Rock 'n' Roll High School") appeared at a book-signing session at ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE Singer: New Songs Are Completely Different To Anything Done In The Past

QUEENSRŸCHE singer Geoff Tate recently spoke to Greece's Metal-Temple.com webzine about the group's past recorded output and their forthcoming CD, the next chapter to the 1988 ground-breaking concept album, "Operation: Mindcrime", tentatively titled "Operation: Mindcrime II". Several excerpts from the interview follow: Metal-Temple.com: Though I know you said you don't care about other ...

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GRAVE DIGGER Announce New Album Title, Track Listing

German power metallers GRAVE DIGGER have set "The Last Supper" as the title of their new album, due on January 17, 2005 through Nuclear Blast Records. The follow-up to last year's "Rheingold" is being recorded at Principal studio in Münster, Germany and will feature feature "classical heavy metal" material "in the tradition of GRAVE DIGGER," ...

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DEATH ANGEL, SCARVE, ILLDISPOSED To Team Up For European Tour

Reunited San Francisco Bay Area metallers DEATH ANGEL will embark on a two-week European headlining tour beginning on December 3. Support will come from SCARVE, ILLDISPOSED and MERCENARY. So far the following dates have been announced: Dec. 18 - Tilburg, NETH @ 013 (only DEATH ANGEL, SCARVE) Dec. 19 - Antwerpen, BEL @ Hof Ter ...

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DREAM EVIL Part Ways With Guitarist, Announce Replacement

Guitarist Gus G. has left Swedish melodic metallers DREAM EVIL in order to focus on his own band, FIREWIND. His official statement on the matter is as follows: "Hello my friends! Hope this message finds u well. I would like to announce to you, that I've decided to leave DREAM EVIL for different reasons, mainly ...

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