SKID ROW: New Album Delayed

SKID ROW have been forced to delay the release of their new album, "Thickskin", to August 5. "Seems that this delay is thanks to distributor ADA wanting to properly get the disc in stores," reads a posting on the unofficial SKID ROW web site SkidRow.net. "The guys aren't too happy about it because ...

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SKINLAB Announce West Coast Tour Dates

San Francisco Bay Area metallers SKINLAB have lined up the following dates during August: Aug. 21 - The Annex – Eugene, OR* Aug. 22 - Ash Street – Portland, OR Aug. 23 – TBA – Seattle, WA Aug. 24 - Fat Tuesdays – Spokane, WA *w/ NORTHWEST ROYALE, DFIVE9 As previously reported, SKINLAB will issue ...

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SUPERJOINT RITUAL: New Song Posted Online

A brand new SUPERJOINT RITUAL track, titled "Waiting For The Turning Point", is available for download at this location. "Waiting For The Turning Point" comes off the group's sophomore effort, "A Lethal Dose Of American Hatred", due on July 22 through Sanctuary Records. SUPERJOINT RITUAL, who are fronted by PANTERA singer Philip Anselmo, ...

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SLAYER Add Second London Show

SLAYER have added a second London show to their upcoming European itinerary. They will now be playing at the Astoria on July 8 and 9. Support comes from Canadians 3 INCHES OF BLOOD. Upcoming SLAYER tour dates: Jul. 05 – Belfort, FRA @ Belfort International Jul. 06 – Leipzig, GER @ With Full Force Festival ...

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SEVENTH ONE Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

Swedish power metallers SEVENTH ONE are the latest band to have been officially confirmed for this year's installment of Wacken Open Air festival. The event, which is scheduled to take place Jul. 31-Aug. 2, 2003 in Wacken, Germany, will include performances from the following artists (in alphabetical order): ANCIENT RITES ANNIHILATOR ASSASSIN CARPATHIAN FOREST CIRCLE ...

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SILENCER Sign European Deal With ADRENALINE RECORDS

Colorado's SILENCER have signed an exclusive licensing agreement with Italy's Adrenaline Records for a European edition of the "Structures" EP, entitled "Found On The Sun". In addition to select "Black Flames & Burning Worlds" and "Kozmos" bonus cuts, the EP will include a brand new track, entitled "Apollocide", the first to feature Dan Lynn on ...

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EVANESCENCE Score No. 1 Single In The U.K.

EVANESCENCE's "Bring Me To Life" has knocked R. KELLY off the top spot on the U.K. singles chart this week. "Bring Me To Life", which features Paul McCoy of 12 STONES, comes off EVANESCENCE's major label debut, "Fallen", which has been certified gold in the U.K. for sales in excess of 100,000 copies. "Fallen", which ...

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