MESHUGGAH Schedule U.K. Club Dates

Swedish experimental extreme metallers MESHUGGAH will play at least two U.K. club gigs in late June as part of their upcoming European tour. The band are expected to perform at the Mean Fiddler in London on Sunday, June 27 and at the Rock City in Nottingham on Monday, June 28. As previously reported, MESHUGGAH have ...

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LACRIMAS PROFUNDERE Ink Publishing Deal

German doom/gothic metallers LACRIMAS PROFUNDERE have inked a publishing deal with Brainstorm Music Publishing (RADIOHEAD, MONSTER MAGNET, MARILYN MANSON, 3 DOORS DOWN, etc.), according to a posting on their official web site. As previously reported, LACRIMAS PROFUNDERE have set a June 28 release date through Austria's Napalm Records for their sixth album, "Ave End". The ...

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ANTHRAX To Begin Work On New Album In August

ANTHRAX will begin work on a new album in August for a tentative late spring/early summer 2005 release, guitarist Scott Ian told The Star Newspapers in a recent interview. "If we make a great record, everything else falls into place," he said. Ian also said that he is hoping the relationship the band established with ...

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LIFE OF AGONY: New Song Clip Posted Online

LIFE OF AGONY have uploaded a short clip of a new song, entitled "Love To Let U Down", at their official web site. "Love To Let U Down" is one of four tracks the band recently recorded for inclusion on their first album of new material since 1997's "Soul Searching Sun", tentatively due ...

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NIGHTWISH: Montreal Show Sold Out, Spring 2005 Return Planned

Finland's NIGHTWISH have officially sold out their August 17 Montreal show at Metropolis. 2,200 tickets were sold three months in advance, according to the group's booking agency. NIGHTWISH are planning to return in the spring, possibly for two nights at the same venue. NIGHTWISH's North American tour will kick off on August 16 in Toronto. ...

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DISTANT THUNDER: Debut Album Delayed

DISTANT THUNDER, the new band featuring former HELSTAR/DESTINY'S END and current SEVEN WITCHES frontman James Rivera, have had the release date of their debut album, "Welcome the End", pushed back to June 7 through Germany's Massacre Records. The CD was recorded at Spyder Studio in Houston, Texas and was produced by Rivera's SEVEN WITCHES bandmate ...

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