THE PROPHECY: New Song Available For Download

U.K.-based doomsters THE PROPHECY have posted a pre-production recording of a new song called "Willow's Hope" at this location. A re-recorded version of "Willow's Hope" will be included on THE PROPHECY's upcoming sophomore album, which is currently being recorded at Performance studios in Huddersfield under the production of Al Smith. THE PROPHECY, who ...

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IN THE NAME OF… Begin Recording Debut Album

Australia's IN THE NAME OF… (formerly CRYOGENIC), currently based in Los Angeles, have begun work on their debut album, tentatively due later in the year through an as-yet-undetermined label. After four weeks of intense pre-production, the group hit Westlake Audio Recording Studios in Hollywood this week with renowned producer Mudrock, whose credits include ALICE COOPER, ...

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Brazilian FAITH NO MORE Tribute Available For Free Download

27 bands have recorded versions of FAITH NO MORE songs for a tribute called "Brazilian Sabor" (Brazilian Flavor) spearheaded by FNM fans who run a discussion list. The bands are, for the most part, new and independent, but some major Brazilian acts like PITTY and AMBERVISIONS have also revisited FNM classics. All the songs are ...

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GRAVE, UNLEASHED: New Albums To Receive U.S. Release In Early September

Century Media Records has set September 7 as the U.S. release date for the new albums from Sweden's death metal godfathers GRAVE and UNLEASHED. GRAVE, who recently replaced drummer Christofer Barkensjö (KAAMOS) with Pelle Liljenberg (COERCION), recorded their sixth full-length album, "Fiendish Regression", at Abyss studio with producers Tommy and Peter Tägtgren. 11 tracks were ...

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SCOTT WEILAND's DUI Trial Postponed (Again)

MTV.com reports: VELVET REVOLVER singer Scott Weiland has until the end of the month before he'll have to stand trial for driving under the influence of drugs in Los Angeles. His court date, which has already been pushed back several times, was postponed once again on Tuesday, to June 30. ...

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METALLICA's 2004 Tour Rider Posted Online

The Smoking Gun, a web site that posts original documents on the Internet, has obtained METALLICA's backstage rider for the 2004 tour. The contract rider includes specifications on stage design, sound systems, lighting rigs, as well as an artist's wish list — from transportation and billing to dressing room accommodations and meals. METALLICA's complete 2004 ...

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MICHIGAN DEATHFEST 2004 Postponed To Early August

Michigan Deathfest 2004 has been postponed to August 6-7 from the originally announced June 25-26 due to the unexpected closing of the original venue (The Labyrinth in Detroit), according to the festival organizers. Bands scheduled to appear at the event are JUNGLE ROT, 25 TA LIFE and Columbia's UNDERTHREAT. All tickets previously sold will still ...

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AYREON To Perform On Dutch Radio

AYREON mastermind Arjen Lucassen will appear on the "Swijnenstal" radio program on 3FM, the Dutch national pop radio station, this Friday, June 25. He will be interviewed and will play one acoustic track with Irene Jansen and Peter Vink. You can tune into the program starting at 7:00 p.m. CET and you can stream the ...

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EXMORTEM: New Album Track Listing Revealed

Danish death metallers EXMORTEM have revealed the track listing for their as-yet-untitled fifth album, tentatively due later in the year. The as-yet-untitled CD was mixed with producer Tue Madsen at Antfarm Studio in Aarhus, Denmark. The complete track listing for the album is as follows: 01. Parasite Paradise 02. Flesh Havoc 03. Black Walls Of ...

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