BENDOVER To Begin Recording Debut Album In December

BENDOVER, the self-proclaimed "heaviest band from Finland," will enter the studio in late December to record their long-awaited debut album. The CD will be produced by Hiili Hiilesmaa (H.I.M., APOCALYPTICA, MOONSPELL, SENTENCED) and it will be released in May 2005 through Hiilesmaa's Udai label. A previously recorded four-song demo CD containing the tracks "Don't Feed ...

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ILLDISPOSED To Film Video For 'Still Sane'

Danish metallers ILLDISPOSED will begin shooting a video for the track "Still Sane" on November 28. The video is expected to be ready for distribution before Christmas. "Still Sane" comes off the group's latest CD, "1-800 Vindication", which entered the Danish album chart at position No. 85 upon its release in early October. It is ...

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Former FIGHT Members Rejoin Forces In GLASS PIPE SUICIDE

Former FIGHT bandmates Jay Jay (bass) and Brian Tilse (guitar) have joined forces in a brand new project called GLASS PIPE SUICIDE. To complete the trio, Jay and Tilse summonsed the unconventional drum stylings of crazyman drummer Knits, formerly of the alternative metal band LOLLIPOP LUST KILL. GLASS PIPE SUICIDE, who came up with their ...

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TONY HARNELL: TNT To 'Get Heavier' On Upcoming Album

TNT singer Tony Harnell has posted the following message on his web site: "I'm flying to California on Friday to do some business, hang out with some friends and see my family. It'll be nice to feel that good old California air again. It's been way too long! "I will be making an announcement soon ...

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GENE SIMMONS Explains Why He Voted For GEORGE W. BUSH

Backstage at the American Music Awards Sunday night (Nov. 14), KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons told Reuters that he voted for President George W. Bush in the recent presidential election even though he disagreed with him on most issues. "But in time of war, if you go through a bad neighbourhood, I don't want a little ...

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QUIET RIOT To Release 'Live And Rare' CD In January

QUIET RIOT will be releasing a live CD, entitled "Quiet Riot Live & Rare - Vol. 1", on January 18, 2005, through Cleopatra/Deadline Records. The material is a compilation of live recordings from various concert performances during their 1983 "Metal Health" and 1984 "Condition Critical" world tours. There are also three rare original and previously ...

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GLENN HUGHES: New Solo Album To Surface In January

Former DEEP PURPLE/BLACK SABBATH singer Glenn Hughes has posted the following message on his official web site: "I am pleased to announce that my album 'Soul Mover' will be released January 24th, 2005 by Frontiers in Europe and around that time by Yamaha in Japan. An American release will follow shortly after that. This album ...

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