SHAITAN MAZAR Complete Work On New CD

SHAITAN MAZAR, the new band featuring former NILE members Chief Spires (bass, vocals) and John Ehlers (guitar), have completed work on their new CD, tentatively titled "Taste the Sun". A few sample copies will be available when the band perform at the Ground Zero in Spartanburg, SC on Friday, November 19. A release date will ...

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TESTAMENT/PAINMUSEUM Guitarist To Embark On Clinic Tour

Former HALFORD and current TESTAMENT/PAINMUSEUM guitarist "Metal" Mike Chlasciak will embark on the next leg of the "Flurry Of The Black Notes Guitar Clinic Tour 2004" later this month. Hear the latest metal gear products and get your answers straight from Metal Mike. Attendance at the clinics is free, but get there early for best ...

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FLESHMOULD To Enter Studio In March

Belgian death metal outfit FLESHMOULD have finished writing 10 new songs for their sophomore album. The group are tentatively planning on entering the studio in March 2005 to begin recording their first CD with new singer Sven Houfflijn (ex-ANESTHESY, IMPEDIGON), who joined the band in August. An EP will precede the album before the end ...

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Ex-KISS Guitarist BRUCE KULICK: European Appearances Announced

Former KISS guitarist Bruce Kulick will be making the following European appearance during November: Nov. 18 2004: KISS Expo with Bruce Kulick & Dirty Dogz as Special Guest Where: LA GABBIA, Strada Statale 47, Valsugana, Uscita POVE Location: Bassano del Grappa, Italy Doors open: 21.30 Bruce will perform acoustically at this event. Nov. 20, 2004: ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH Featured In JEFF BUCKLEY Documentary

Former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach is featured in a new documentary about late singer Jeff Buckley, "Amazing Grace: Jeff Buckley", which premiered in New York City last month. Directed by first-time filmmakers Nyla Bialek Adams and Laurie Trombley, the film features interview and performance footage of Buckley, spanning his entire life and career as ...

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LACUNA COIL Singer Hooks Up With SLIPKNOT's ROOT

In the latest issue of the U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine, LACUNA COIL frontwoman Cristina Scabbia confirmed that she is no longer involved in a relationship with the group's bass player, Marco Coti Zelati, after spending 10 years together. Asked about the reports that she is currently dating SLIPKNOT/STONE SOUR guitarist Jim Root, Cristina (who was ...

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BENEDICTION: U.K. Dates Announced

British extreme metallers BENEDICTION have lined up the following dates during November: Nov. 13 - Nottingham, UK @ Old Angel Nov. 14 - Liverpool, UK @ Heaven and Hell BENEDICTION are currently writing material for the follow-up to 2001 "Organised Chaos", tentatively due next year. ...

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