GLENN DANZIG Talks About His 'Punky, Bluesy, Heavy, Dark' New Album

Glenn Danzig recently spoke to Femme Fatales magazine about DANZIG's new album, tentatively due in late May/early June through Glenn's label Evilive. The as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2002's "777: I Luciferi" will be released in Europe through Sweden's Regain Records. Asked how the recording process is coming along, Glenn said, "the album will come out around ...

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EDGUY To Tour Japan In July

German power metallers EDGUY will embark on a short tour of Japan in early July. Confirmed dates are as follows: Jul. 08 - Osaka, JPN @ Osaka Club Quattro Jul. 09 - Tokyo, JPN @ Shibuya Club Quattro Jul. 10 - Tokyo, JPN @ Shibuya Club Quattro EDGUY's brand-new full-length album, "Hellfire Club", has just ...

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GUNS N' ROSES: 'Greatest Hits' Enters Finnish Chart At No. 6!

GUNS N' ROSES' controversial "Greatest Hits" album, the release of which Axl Rose tried unsuccessfully to block, has entered the Finnish album chart at position No. 6. Also debuting impressively on this week's chart are homegrown metallers NORTHER, whose third album, "Death Unlimited", came in at No. 18, and German power metallers EDGUY, who entered ...

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ANDREW W.K.: MTV2 Show To Launch In June

Andrew W.K.'s new MTV2 show, "Your Friend, Andrew W.K." (web site) has been set to go to air in June, according to a post on the singer's web site. "Right now the station is still editing the show and putting together episodes." Andrew recently had the following to say about the show's ...

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AFTER FOREVER To Guest On Dutch Radio

Dutch gothic/atmospheric doom metal group AFTER FOREVER will appear on the "Hard & Giel" show on 3FM radio on Friday, March 26 March. Listen between 7:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. CET via the Internet at www.3FM.nl. As previously reported, AFTER FOREVER have set a March 25 release date through Transmission Records for their ...

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DEATH: Promotional Videos Available For Download

DEATH's official web site, EmptyWords.org, has made available for download the group's two official promotional videos: "Lack of Comprehension" from 1991's "Human" and "The Philosopher" from 1993's "Individual Thought Patterns". Check them out here. As previously reported, Holland's Karmageddon Media (formerly Hammerheart Records) are set to issue a collection of unfinished recordings made ...

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FATES WARNING Drummer To Jam With MONTROSE

FATES WARNING drummer Mark Zonder will be playing old MONTROSE tunes with Ronnie Montrose, Ricky Phillips (bass) and Johnny Lesveque (vocals) at the Dallas Guitar Show on April 17. "This should be quite exciting as MONTROSE was my favorite band for many many years," Zonder said in an online posting. "Sort of a dream come ...

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SHAITAN MAZAR To Enter Studio

SHAITAN MAZAR, the new band featuring former NILE members Chief Spires (bass, vocals) and John Ehlers (guitar), will enter Retread Studio on April 10 to begin tracking drums for a new release, due out this summer. Commented Chief, "I'm very excited about recording the new material! We've really begun to write some great music together ...

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