DARKANE Confirmed For Denmark's AALBORG METAL FESTIVAL

Swedish thrashers DARKANE have posted the following message on their web site: "DARKANE are pleased to announce they have been confirmed to play the infamous Aalborg Metal Festival in Aalborg, DK this year. The festival, which will take place on November 6, will also feature SCARVE, ZYKLON, ILLDISPOSED and THE DEFACED among others. "In studio ...

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TIAMAT, PAIN, THEATRE OF TRAGEDY, SIRENIA To Team Up For European Tour

According to a posting on SIRENIA's official web site, SIRENIA will tour Europe together with TIAMAT, THEATRE OF TRAGEDY and PAIN. The tour will take place in December and January. Exact cities and dates will be announced soon. SIRENIA, the Norwegian band featuring former TRISTANIA guitarist/vocalist Morten Veland, recently parted ways with guitarist/"clean" vocalist Kristian ...

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IRON MAIDEN Singer Goes 'Trainspotting'

According to a posting on the IRON MAIDEN fan site MaidenFans.com, MAIDEN frontman Bruce Dickinson will be a special guest of the "Trainspotting" show on the U.K. TV channel Discovery Home and Leisure on Friday, October 22. A brief description of the show reads as follows: "Presenter Mark Collins teams up with heavy ...

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Former MY OWN VICTIM Singer Launches New Band

Former MY OWN VICTIM frontman Dave "Sailor" Bryant has joined forces with former members of Louisville, KY-based metallers NEMESIS in a new project called SURVIVING THALIA. SURVIVING THALIA was formed in the summer of 2004 and was unleashed last month at the WLRS Fest. The members of SURVIVING THALIA are inspired by a wide variety ...

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3 FACED To Film Video Next Weekend

3 FACED, the new band featuring former UNION UNDERGROUND guitarist Patrick Kennison and TOMMY LEE/ex-KILGORE bassist Marty O'Brien, will be filming a music-video for the song "13 Steps" next weekend. The song is available for free download at 3-Faced.com (3.9 MB). The band, whose lineup is rounded out by Chase Jentz (vocals, guitar), ...

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