INVOCATOR Begin Rehearsing For New Album

Members of the long-running Danish thrash outfit INVOCATOR met up on Monday (May 31) and rehearsed as a band for the first time since the Danish tour in November/December 2003. "It was great to finally meet up again and to start working on the new songs," the group write on their web site. "The new ...

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GRAVE DIGGER: Festival Appearances Announced

German power metallers GRAVE DIGGER have lined up the following festival appearances during the coming months: Jun. 04 – Cleveland, OH - BW&BK Festival Jun. 06 – Phoenix, AZ - The Mason Jar Jun. 12 - Münster-Breitfeld, GER - Moona Metal Festival Jun. 27 - Moskau, RUS - Tochka Jul. 03 - Leipzig, GER - ...

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DEEP PURPLE-Inspired Art Exhibition Held In Berlin

An exhibition paying homage to the 35th anniversary of DEEP PURPLE is currently being held in Berlin, Germany. The brainchild of artist Olga Stozhar, the exhibition, dubbed "Deep Purple In Art", contains 100 works dealing specifically with DEEP PURPLE songs. For more information on the exhibition, which runs through June 20, click here. ...

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GOD FORBID Explain Show Cancellations

GOD FORBID guitarist "Doc" Coyle has posted the following message on the band's official web site: "Hello there party people! GOD FORBID would like to apologize for cancelling our last 4 shows with MOST PRECIOUS BLOOD. Our van broke down after the Seattle gig, and after it was 'fixed', we made a mad dash to ...

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Report: AEROSMITH Sales Are A Big Honkin' Letdown

Jim Farber of the New York Daily News is reporting that the sales performance of AEROSMITH's latest CD, "Honkin' on Bobo" has the band singin' the blues — not only on the album, but over its commercial prospects, as well. The CD, a spirited collection of covers of 12-bar standards, has sunk to No. 73 ...

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