IRON MAIDEN In A JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE Video?

IRON MAIDEN, whose new album, "Dance Of Death", is due on September 9, are about to receive some much-needed MTV exposure from an unlikely source — 'N SYNC singer Justin Timberlake. The pop heartthrob's video for his new single "I'm Loving It", which was filmed on the streets of New York City on Sunday (August ...

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GAMMA RAY: Festival Recap

German power metallers GAMMA RAY have posted the following message on their official web site: "GAMMA RAY returned from a rather festive weekend last Sunday — happy, exhausted (no wonder - it's been almost forty degrees Celsius!) and overwhelmed with the great response they had received from the audience at Wacken and at Hultsfred [festivals]. ...

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KRISIUN To Film Video For 'Murderer'

Brazilian death metallers KRISIUN will shortly begin filming a video for the song "Murderer" off their forthcoming album "Works of Carnage", due in September through Century Media Records. The follow-up to 2001's "Ageless Venomous" was recorded at Bebop 2 Studios in São Paulo with producer Pierre Rémillard (CRYPTOPSY, KATAKLYSM, GORGUTS) and was mixed at Rémillard's ...

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THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER Announce New Bassist, Deny Breakup Rumors

THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER guitarist Brian Eschbach has issued the following statement regarding the group's recent decision to withdraw from the SOILENT GREEN U.S. tour: "We pulled off the SOILENT GREEN tour because Dave [Lock] (bass player) quit the band. We're currently practicing with our new bassist Joe Boccuto (SET ABLAZE). The rumors about us ...

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MARTY FRIEDMAN's Early Works To Be Re-Released

VIXEN, the early '80s Hawaiian heavy metal group that featured in its ranks former MEGADETH guitarist Marty Friedman (not to be confused with the all-girl Los Angeles-based band of the same name), will have their "Made In Hawaii" EP (1983) re-released, along with several previously unavailable demo tracks, under the title "Vixen: Complete Works". It ...

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PROFANITY: Live Dates Announced

German technical death metallers PROFANITY have lined up the following gigs during the coming months: Aug. 15/16 - Strasswalchen/Salzburg, AUT @ MttM II Aug. 29/30 - Urbach/Baden-Württemberg, GER @ Zabbaduschder Open Air Sep. 02-05 - Tel Aviv, ISR @ The Maccabi Music Factory Club May 2004 – MD - Maryland Deathfest 2004 PROFANITY are continuing ...

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SHADOWCAST Seek New Bassist

Austria's SHADOWCAST, the project featuring AMORTIS keyboardist Clemens Mayr and DARKWELL/ex-ABIGOR drummer Moritz Neuner, are currently in search of a suitable bass player for upcoming live events. Various gigs in autumn with such acts like GRAVEWORM and MNEMIC are already being planned. Musicians around Innsbruck or Vienna preferred. Interested parties can drop the band a ...

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