LOCKUP To Issue Live Album

LOCKUP, featuring NAPALM DEATH bassist Shane Embury, NAPALM DEATH guitarist Jesse Pintado, former AT THE GATES/THE CROWN frontman Tomas Lindberg, and DIMMU BORGIR drummer Nick Barker, have recorded a live album during their Japanese tour in late June and are scheduled to release it in late 2002/early 2003 along with several new recordings, including a ...

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DISHARMONIC ORCHESTRA: "Ahead" Details Unveiled

Reunited Austrian death metal veterans DISHARMONIC ORCHESTRA have announced the details of their comeback release, entitled Ahead, due on September 9th through Nuclear Blast Records. Produced by Herwig Zamernik and LordDeisen at Fuzzroom studios in Klagenfurt, Austria, Ahead features the line-up of Patrick Klopf (guitars, vocals), Martin Messner (drums), and Zamernik (bass, vocals) and contains ...

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BRUTAL DELUXE Finish New Album

Acclaimed UK act BRUTAL DELUXE have completed work on their sophomore album, Mistah Kurtz...He Dead, at New Rising Studios, Essex, with producer Mike Buchanan (i.e. GEORGE CLINTON, MEL B). An October release through Dreamcatcher Records is expected. ...

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REVEREND BIZARRE Confirmed For Germany's DOOM SHALL RISE Festival

Finland's REVEREND BIZARRE are the latest act to have been confirmed for the first-ever European two-day doom metal festival, dubbed Doom Shall Rise, to be held in Crailsheim, Germany on February 7th and 8th, 2003. So far, the following artists are scheduled to appear at the event: DAWN OF WINTER (GER) DOOMSHINE (GER) DREAMING (GER) ...

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SHAMAN Land ROADIE CREW Cover In First Post-Recording Interview

Brazil's SHAMAN, featuring former ANGRA members Andre Matos (vocals), Luis Mariutti (bass) and Ricardo Confessori (drums), are featured on the cover of the August edition of the Brazilian magazine Roadie Crew, accompanied by a six-page interview about the recording process of their debut album, Ritual, and the group's recent signing with Universal Music Brazil. To ...

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OPETH Set Release Date For Forthcoming CD

OPETH's as-yet-untitled new album, which is currently being recorded at Nacksving/Maestro Music studios with producer Fredrik Nordström, is scheduled for a worldwide release on October 28th, with an extensive tour to follow. As previously reported, OPETH are planning on issuing two separate CDs several months apart—one heavy, one mellow. The heavy CD will be typical ...

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NINEDENINE Line Up September Gigs

Britain's NINEDENINE, who feature in their ranks ex-EARTHTONE9 drummer Si Hutchby, have lined up the following dates during September: Sep. 06 – Nottingham, UK @ The Angel Sep. 05 – Bradford, UK @ Pennington's 2 ...

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