GRAVEWORM To Enter Studio In March

Italian "gothic black metal" act GRAVEWORM are currently working on new material and will tentatively enter Stage One studio in March 2003 with producer Andy Classen to record their fourth album, due in September 2003 via Nuclear Blast Records. In the meantime, the band will contribute tracks to various tribute compilations and will re-release their ...

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AGATHODAIMON Off KREATOR/DESTRUCTION Gig In Bristol

Due to the last-minute venue change for the KREATOR/DESTRUCTION gig in Bristol, England, the previously announced exclusive participation of AGATHODAIMON at this Halloween show had to be cancelled as the other location doesn't want five bands on the bill. As a result, the group's appearance at Fiddler's Elbow in Peterborough had to be cancelled as ...

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CHILDREN OF BODOM To Issue 'Hate Crew Deathroll' In January

Finland's CHILDREN OF BODOM have set "Hate Crew Deathroll" as the title of their follow-up to 2000's "Follow The Reaper", due out on January 7, 2003 through Spinefarm Records. The effort was tracked at Astia studio in Lappeenranta, Finland and will be mixed and mastered within two weeks. CHILDREN OF BODOM's latest single, "You're Better ...

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KOTIPELTO's South American Tour Cancelled

KOTIPELTO's proposed tour of South America has been cancelled, according to frontman Timo Kotipelto (STRATOVARIUS). "The guys in the band and I were extremely happy to hear that there might be a short tour in South America," the singer wrote on his official web site. "I'm very sad to tell the fans over there that ...

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VOIVOD: The Warriors of Ice Have Awakened

VOIVOD have posted a brief video clip documenting the first day of the recording sessions for the group's forthcoming "The Multiverse" CD via the Chophouse Records web site at this location. The band, who currently include former METALLICA bassist Jason Newsted, are presently tracking "The Multiverse" at The Plant studios in Sausalito, California ...

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