SUNRIDE Enter Studio To Record Third Album

Finland's SUNRIDE have just entered Seawolf Studios (AMORPHIS, THE CURE, HANOI ROCKS) in Helsinki, Finland to begin recording their third album. "We've been basically locked in our rehearsal room during the past weeks putting final touches into the songs and making damn sure that this album will become our best," the band write on their ...

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THE DARKNESS Frontman's Hand Injury Won't Affect U.K. Tour

NME.com is reporting that THE DARKNESS have played down reports that frontman Justin Hawkins has seriously injured his hand. Hawkins was allegedly hospitalized and had surgery on his guitar-playing hand last week. In a message posted on the on the band's web site today (Nov. 1), THE DARKNESS claimed that Justin will be well enough ...

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EUROPE To Film London Show For Upcoming DVD

Reunited Swedish hard rockers EUROPE will be filming their November 15 concert at the Hammersmith Apollo in London, England for an upcoming DVD, to be released sometime next year. EUROPE recently filmed a video for "Hero", the second single off their new album, "Start from the Dark". The group's first collection of new material since ...

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DEF LEPPARD: 'Best Of' Enters U.K. Album Chart At No. 6

DEF LEPPARD's "Best of", a European-only compliation album of featuring the band's greatest hits plus one new song (a cover of THE KINKS' "Waterloo Sunset") has entered the U.K. album chart at No. 6 for week ending October 31, 2004. In other news, LEPPARD guitarist Phil Collen recently spoke to Malaysia's The Star Online about ...

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GRAVE, UNLEASHED Confirmed For Sweden's 2000 DECIBEL Festival

GRAVE, UNLEASHED, LOUD 'N NASTY and THE STORYTELLER and are the latest confirmations for the sixth edition of the 2000 Decibel festival, set to take place on May 21, 2005 at Valhall in Bengtsfors, Sweden (180 kilometres north of Gothenburg). Also scheduled to perform at the festival are FACE DOWN, the reunited Swedish outfit featuring ...

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EVERGREY Request Fan Participation

Swedish progressive dark metallers EVERGREY have posted the following message on their official web site: "For the upcoming DVD release (2005), EVERGREY wants their fans to be able to interact with us as much as possible, therefore, we thought of the idea to have you guys send in questions that you always wondered about for ...

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FACE DOWN: Studio Photos Posted Online

FACE DOWN, the reunited Swedish outfit featuring former THE HAUNTED singer Marco Aro, have posted photos from the recording sessions for their new album at this location. A studio report can be accessed by clicking here. As previously reported, FACE DOWN entered Offbeat Studio in Stockholm to record three new songs: ...

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