CHILDREN OF BODOM Complete New EP

Finland's CHILDREN OF BODOM have set "Trashed, Lost & Strungout" as the title of their upcoming EP, due this summer through Spinefarm Records. The CD was recorded at Astia studio with Anssi Kippo, and it was mixed by Mikko Karmila at Finnvox Studios. "Trashed, Lost & Strungout" will include two new songs, a couple of ...

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LEHAVOTH Part Ways With Singer, Announce Replacement

Israeli "brutal death metal lords" LEHAVOTH have parted ways with vocalist Yuval. "Yuval 'Molech', our singer for the past 9 years and one of the original and founding members of LEHAVOTH, has decided to quit the band," the group write on their web site. "He was an important part of LEHAVOTH for a long. long ...

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OTEP Set Release Date For Sophomore Album

OTEP have set a July 27 release date through Capitol Records for their sophomore album, "House of Secrets". The follow-up to 2002's "Sevas Tra" was produced by Greg Wells, known for his work with a diverse range of artists, including the DEFTONES, MICHELLE BRANCH, and ELTON JOHN. The album — recorded late last year at ...

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Updated: MOTÖRHEAD To Release New Album In June

MOTÖRHEAD have set a June 22 North American release date through Metal-Is Records (subsidiary of Sanctuary) for their as-yet-untitled new album (the previously announced title, "Flash", has now been scrapped, according to the band's webmaster). The cover for the CD is once again being provided by esteemed cover artist Joe Petagno. No further information is ...

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KISS And POISON To Embark On 'Rock The Nation' U.S. Tour

KISS and POISON will be teaming for the "Rock The Nation" two-month U.S. tour beginning on June 10 in San Antonio, Texas. Commented POISON lead singer Bret Michaels: "Throughout our entire career, we have been headlining, but I look at the opportunity to go on the road with KISS as a complete honor. POISON's set ...

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PHILIP ANSELMO 'Clears Things Up' On All Things OZZFEST

SUPERJOINT RITUAL/ex-PANTERA frontman Philip Anselmo has posted the following message in the "Tour Diary" section of SUPERJOINT's web site: "This is the most infamous Philip H. Anselmo, writing to you fucks on the computer. Just to clear things up, a few hilariously dick headed (what else?) supposed 'truths' out there, about me, the 'zodiac' of ...

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