NONPOINT: 'Recoil' Player Available Online

A NONPOINT player, featuring audio previews of three tracks from the group's upcoming album, "Recoil", including their take on PHIL COLLINS classic "In The Air Tonight", can be accessed at this location. NONPOINT's long-awaited third album, "Recoil", is scheduled for release on August 3 through Lava/Atlantic Records. The CD was recorded at Bieler ...

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RUNNING WILD Name New Album

German power metallers RUNNING WILD have set "Rogues En Vogue" as the title of their new album, tentatively due in early 2005 through G.U.N./BMG Ariola. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "Draw The Line", "Skeleton Dance", "Skulls & Bones", "Black Gold" and "The War" (described as "a new 12-minutes epic song about the ...

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VINTERSORG's FISSION: Music Available For Download

Napalm Records has set an August 23 release date for the debut album from FISSION, the collaboration between BORKNAGAR/VINTERSORG frontman Andreas Hedlund (a.k.a. Vintersorg) and VINTERSORG live session drummer Benny "Hägge" Hägglund. According to Hedlund, FISSION's musical style can be described as "harsh and razor-sharp thrash metal, with a lot of melody and atmosphere. Some ...

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It's Official: Drummer NICK MENZA Rejoins MEGADETH

Drummer Nick Menza has officially rejoined MEGADETH, according to Nick's posting on the MEGADETH web site. "Yes, it's time to rock the globe once again," he writes. "After getting my head on straight and mending things up with the General [Mustaine], I'm very happy and excited to be back! I 'm very grateful to all ...

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NEVERMORE, NOCTURNAL RITES To Team Up For U.K. Tour

Seattle-based power metallers NEVERMORE will be teaming up with Sweden's NOCTURNAL RITES for a short U.K. tour in August. Confirmed dates are as follows: Aug. 01 – Bradford, UK @ Rio Aug. 02 – London, UK @ The Underworld Aug. 03 -Nottingham, UK @ Rock City Aug. 04 -Glasgow, UK @ Cathouse Aug. 05 - ...

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