SEPTIC FLESH Complete Work On "Sumerian Daemons"

Greece's SEPTIC FLESH have completed work on their new album, entitled Sumerian Daemons, with producer Fredrik Nordström (i.e. HAMMERFALL, IN FLAMES, ARCH ENEMY, DIMMU BORGIR, etc.) at Gothenburg's Studio Fredman for an October release through Hammerheart Records. Among the tracks set to appear on the 13-song effort are the following: 01. Red Code Cult 02. ...

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Former GUNS N' ROSES Guitarist Goes Disco!

Former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash joined disco legends CHIC and NILE RODGERS onstage at the Hollywood Bowl in Hollywood, California on June 29th for a rendition of CHIC's timeless smash "Le Freak". The performance took place as part of K-BIG 104's celebration of the Saturday Night Fever 25th Anniversary, dubbed Disco Fever. ...

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SHAMAN Announce South American Dates

Brazil's SHAMAN, featuring former ANGRA members Andre Matos (vocals), Luis Mariutti (bass) and Ricardo Confessori (drums), have lined up the following South American dates during the coming weeks: Aug. 21 - Porto Alegre, BRA @ Bar Opinião Aug. 23 – Curitiba, BRA @ Moinho São Roque Sep. 14 - São Paulo, BRA @ Via Funchal ...

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ETHER SEEDS Ink Deal With ROADRUNNER

ETHER SEEDS, featuring vocalist Dustin Lowery (the younger brother of SEVENDUST guitarist Clint Lowery and STEREOMUD bassist Corey Lowery), former LIQUID GANG bassist Eric Nagy, guitarist Stephen Seals, and ex-CHLOROPHYLL drummer Billy Deputato, have inked a deal with Roadrunner Records. Described as "'classic feeling' hard rock with beautifully melodic vocals," ETHER SEEDS are scheduled to ...

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BRAZEN ABBOT: Line-Up For New CD Revealed

BRAZEN ABBOT, led by guitarist Nikolo Kotzev, have commenced the recording process for the band's new studio album, due at the end of the year. The full line-up of musicians appearing on the 11-song CD is as follows: Joe Lynn Turner (ex-RAINBOW/DEEP PURPLE): vocals Göran Edman (ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN): vocals Jørn Lande (MASTERPLAN/ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN): vocals Mic ...

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MAGOG Get Dissed

Swedish black metallers MAGOG were forced to scrap their plans for a 7" vinyl release via Totentroll Records (a Rage Of Achilles subsidiary) after the group's new song, "...And so Came the Storm", failed to impress the label honchos, who promptly decided to pull the plug on the entire project. Plans still exist for the ...

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SOULFLY: LOGAN MADER Rumor Gets Shot Down

Contrary to reports posted via other Internet sources, SOULFLY have NOT been rejoined by former MACHINE HEAD and current MEDICATION guitarist Logan Mader on the eve of their ongoing European tour. Ex-SNOT guitarist Mikey Doling is by all accounts very much part of the group's line-up and was on hand during the band's appearance last ...

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