NIRVANA: Original 'In Bloom' Video To Re-Surface

Launch Radio Networks is reporting that the original video for NIRVANA's "In Bloom" will re-surface the week of November 8, two weeks before the band's long-awaited box set, titled "With the Lights Out", hits stores on November 23. The most striking difference between the old clip and the one most of us are familiar with ...

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(HED) PE Change Title Of New Album

(HED) PE have changed the projected title of their new CD to "Only In America" (a.k.a. "O.I.A.") from the previously announced "Raise Hell". The album is still slated to drop February 22, 2005 via KOCH Records. (HED) PE's re-tooled line-up is currently comprised of band leader/vocalist Jahred (vocals), Jackson (guitar), Mawk (bass), Moke (formerly of ...

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MANIFEST To Perform On Norwegian TV

Norwegian noise-thrashers MANIFEST will appear on Norwegian national TV on the program "Metal Blender" on NRK2 on Thursday, November 18. The show will start at 18.55 CET. There will be an interview and the band will be performing 2-3 songs from their upcoming album. As previously reported, MANIFEST recently completed work on their debut album, ...

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MORIFADE Announce New Singer, Seek New Label Home

Sweden's MORIFADE have announced the addition of singer Kristian Wallin (ex-RISING FAITH) to the group's ranks. "It's really hard to make a fair judgement after only one rehearsal but with Kristian we all felt that he could really do a good job with MORIFADE," the band write on their web site. In other news, MORIFADE ...

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WITH PASSION Sign With EARACHE RECORDS

Sacramento, California-based "technical, melodic, blackened metal-core" band WITH PASSION have inked a deal with Earache Records. The band, who are inspired by the legends of European melodic death metal, from DISSECTION to AT THE GATES, as well as the best of the contemporary U.S.-Canada metal/hardcore crop, from CRYPTOPSY to BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME, formed ...

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TWISTED SISTER Singer To Visit USS NIMITZ

The New York Post is reporting that TWISTED SISTER frontman Dee Snider will visit the USS Nimitz this Thursday (Nov. 4) in the Pacific to tape crewmembers' requests for VH1 Classic's "All Request Video Hour" and video dedications to their families back home. The requests will air throughout Thanksgiving on VH1 Classic — the same ...

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HECATE ENTHRONED Announce New Singer

British black metallers HECATE ENTHRONED have announced the addition of singer Dagon (HEATHEN DEITY) to the group's ranks. In addition, keybardist Pete has officially returned to the fold and "has settled in very well," according to a posting on the group's web site. "He has learnt the stuff very quickly and we are looking forward ...

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