SADISTIC INTENT To Play First Show In Two Years This Weekend

Long-running Southern Californian death metal band SADISTIC INTENT have acquired a new guitar player, Adrian Villanueva, and will be playing their first show in two years at the Hard Rock Cafe in Tijuana, Mexico on Saturday, May 29. They will also perform on Thursday, June 17 at the Brick by Brick in San Diego and ...

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RATTUS To Embark On U.S. Tour

RATTUS, the legendary Finnish hardcore band, will embark on their first tour of the U.S. since the band formed in the late '70s. The trek, which is scheduled to take place in September/October, will feature RATTUS' original 1978-1982 lineup. Confirmed dates are as follows: Sep. 25 - Brandon, FL @ Sound Idea Sep. 26 - ...

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CRIMINAL Part Ways With Keyboardist

Anglo-Chilean metallurgists CRIMINAL, featuring former PENTAGRAM frontman Anton Reisenegger, have parted ways with keyboardist Mark Royce after Royce failed to show up for the band's recent tour of Chile. Royce joined the band in 2002 along with Robin Eaglestone (bass) and Zac O'Neil (drums). "He really didn't leave us much of a choice," commented Reisenegger. ...

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CONTRIVE To Support MORTAL SIN In Melbourne

Melbourne, Australia-based metallers CONTRIVE have just confirmed a support slot with one of Australia's most legendary metal bands of all time, MORTAL SIN. This is a one-show-only event to be held on Sunday, June 13 in Melbourne at The Corner Hotel, Richmond. CONTRIVE hit the stage at 10:30 p.m. Additional support at the show will ...

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ACHERON, DEVILYN Confirmed For Poland's CONQUER SUMMER FESTIVAL

ACHERON, DEVILYN and HELL-BORN are among the bands confirmed for the Conquer Summer Festival 2004, a one-day event set to take place Sunday, July 4 at the 700-capacity club Ucho in Gdynia (15 km from Gdansk) in the north/middle part of Poland. The complete lineup for the festival is as follows: ACHERON (black/death metal, USA) ...

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SLIPKNOT: BBC Session Posted Online

A four-song SLIPKNOT session, recorded live at the BBC studios in London earlier this week, can currently be heard online in streaming audio at this location. Also available at the same location are more photos from SLIPKNOT's signing session at London's Virgin Megastore Sunday night (May 23). SLIPKNOT performed the following tracks during ...

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