(HED) PE Sign With KOCH RECORDS

(HED) PE have inked a deal with Koch Records. Formerly signed to Jive Records and described by Rolling Stone as "the one rare rap-metal act willing to admit that good times actually exist," the Los Angeles-based group has sold over 700,000 albums since the release of their first EP in 1995. Known to be road-dogs, ...

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BLOODBATH: New Album Release Date Announced

Century Media Records has set a September 27 European release date for the sophomore BLOODBATH CD, "Nightmares Made Flesh". BLOODBATH is the Swedish death metal supergroup featuring Anders "Blakkheim" Nyström (KATATONIA, DIABOLICAL MASQUERADE, BEWITCHED), Peter Tägtgren (HYPOCRISY, PAIN), Jonas Renkse (KATATONIA, OCTOBER TIDE) and Dan Swanö (NIGHTINGALE, DAN SWANÖ, UNICORN, EDGE OF SANITY, INFESTDEAD, ODYSSEY, ...

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CANDIRIA To Perform Special 'Unleashed' Show

Cleveland, Ohio's "The Metal Show", which airs on 92.3 FM WXTM (Xtreme Radio), has announced a very special presentation of its ongoing live metal series called "The Metal Show Unleashed". CANDIRIA will be performing on Wednesday, August 11 at The Lava Room Recording Studio in Lakewood, OH beginning at 1:00 p.m. EST. Admission is free, ...

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S.O.D. To Release The 'Ultimate' DVD/Live CD Collection

Former S.O.D./current M.O.D. singer Billy Milano has posted the following message on his official web site: "I want everyone to know that [former S.O.D. and current ANTHRAX guitarist] Scott Ian came through for me and allowed me to put together the ultimate S.O.D. DVD/live CD collection for all the fans that have supported and been ...

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BRUJERIA Play Two Sold-Out Gigs In Hollywood

BRUJERIA/ex-FEAR FACTORY guitarist Dino Cazares (a.k.a. Asesino) has sent the following message to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "BRUJERIA are extremely proud to announce that we had two successful back-to-back sold-out shows at the Key Club in Hollywood on July 14th and 15th. 1,600 people attended over the two days. This was the first time ever that the band ...

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OIL Call It Quits

OIL, the Long Beach, California-based Christian metal band featuring DARK ANGEL frontman Ron Rinehart, have officially called it quits. Before going their separate ways, the group will perform one last show on Saturday, August 14 at The Lighthouse in Long Beach. Also appearing on the bill will be the classic heavy metal band RECON (featuring ...

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