PAIN CONFESSOR: Live Recording Posted Online

Finnish metallers PAIN CONFESSOR will enter the studio on May 7 to begin recording their debut album, tentatively due in the fall through the Finnish label Megamania. A live recording of a song called "Soul Eraser", which will appear on the upcoming CD, can be downloaded from this location. PAIN CONFESSOR, who feature ...

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FATAL SMILE To Begin Recording New Album

Swedish "traditional" heard rock/heavy metal band FATAL SMILE will shortly enter the studio to begin recording their new album, "Neo Natural Freaks", tentatively due late summer/early fall through GMR Music. The producer is once again HP Camper (a.k.a. former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN drummer Jonas Östman) and the album will be mixed by Stefan Glaumann (RAMMSTEIN, BACKYARD ...

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DEATH BY DAWN: Live Video Posted Online

A live video of DEATH BY DAWN, the German death metal band featuring legendary vocalist Martin Van Drunen (ex-PESTILENCE, ASPHYX, BOLT THROWER), performing the track "Legal Usury" at OT-Heim in Steinfurt-Borghorst, Germany on March 19, 2004 has been posted online at this location (scroll all the way down to the bottom of the ...

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AMERICAN DOG Finish Recording New Album

Columbus, Ohio-based AMERICAN DOG, featuring former SALTY DOG bassist Michael Hannon, have finished recording 13 new songs at John Schwab Studios in Columbus, Ohio. Mixing will take place throughout the month of April at Roasting House Studios in Malmö, Sweden. The as-yet-untitled CD is due later in the year through Hamburg, Germany's Phoenix/Sony Records. As ...

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ENDO Confirm Split With COLUMBIA, Demo New Material

Miami, Florida's ENDO have confirmed that they have parted ways with DV8/Columbia Records and are currently demoing new material in hopes of securing a new record deal. "Good things are happening over here in ENDO-land," the group's bassist, Zelick, writes on their web site. "Yesterday we finished tracking the music for five new songs! Gil ...

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AT THE DRIVE-IN Anthology To Surface Later In The Year

According to Loudside.com, Fearless Records will be releasing an AT THE DRIVE-IN anthology CD later this year. The disc will feature the band's "greatest hits", unreleased tracks, b-sides, covers, and an enhanced portion with music videos and concert footage. Fearless will also be releasing re-issues of AT THE DRIVE-IN's albums "Relationship of Command" and "Acrobatic ...

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France's FURY FEST: Final Lineup Announced

The final lineup has been announced for the for the 2004 edition of Fury Fest, a three-day event set to take place June 25-27 at the Park Des Expositions in Le Mans, France. The complete schedule for the festival is as follows: Main Stage: Friday, June 25: SOULFLY TESTAMENT HATEBREED DROPKICK MURPHYS THE HAUNTED IGNITE ...

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