LOST HORIZON: SWEDEN ROCK Photos Posted Online

Several photos of LOST HORIZON performing at this year's Sweden Rock festival have been posted online at this location (courtesy of MetalPix.com). LOST HORIZON were recently rejoined by guitarist Wojtek Lisicki (a.k.a. Transcendental Protagonist). Lisicki originally left LOST HORIZON last July due to "personal reasons." The group's second full-length album, "A Flame To ...

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FORGE Confirmed For VANS WARPED TOUR In Detroit

Detroit's FORGE have been confirmed for the Vans Warped Tour's Detroit stop on Sunday, August 15 at the Pontiac Silverdome. After winning "Outstanding Hard Rock/Metal Artist" at the Detroit Music Awards, the band are currently taking a couple months off while guitarist John Dearry recovers from shoulder surgery. Their latest CD, "Bring On The Apocalypse", ...

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DARZAMAT Begin Recording 'Semidevilish'

Poland's DARZAMAT have entered Mular Studio in Swietochlowice to begin recording their fourth album, "Semidevilish", tentatively due this fall through Avantgarde Records. "We have prepared ten songs," explained DARZAMAT vocalist Flauros. "Most of them are a mixture of black and death metal with symphonic and dark atmosphere. As usual for DARZAMAT, this record will be ...

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MALEVOLENT CREATION: Summer Tour Dates Announced

Long-running Floridian death metallers MALEVOLENT CREATION have lined up the following dates during June/July: Jun. 19 - Skeleton Bash Festival - Innsbruck, AUT Jun. 20 - La Locomotive - Paris, FRA Jun. 21 - Frontline - Gent, BEL Jun. 23 - Underworld - London, UK Jun. 24 - Kade - Zaandam, NETH Jun. 25 - ...

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OZZFEST 2004: Press Conference Video Posted Online

Ozzfest's official web site is currently hosting a four-and-a-half-minute Quicktime video clip shot at the February 20, 2004 press conference to announce the lineup for this year's traveling festival. Included in the clip are interviews with SUPERJOINT RITUAL's Philip Anselmo, SLAYER's Kerry King, SLIPKNOT's Joey Jordison and Paul Gray, and JUDAS PRIEST's Rob Halford and ...

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JIMI HENDRIX Memorabilia Lands Big Bids At London Auction

Copyrights of 18 artworks by legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix sold for £41,200 (approximately $75,000) at an auction of rock 'n' roll memorabilia in London, according to Ananova. The artwork itself was sold last year. A first-generation Hendrix recording of "Burning of the Midnight Lamp" was estimated at between £20,000 and £30,000 and sold for £20,000 ...

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TAPPING THE VEIN To Play One-Off Show With LACUNA COIL

TAPPING THE VEIN will take some time out from writing their new CD to play a one-off show with LACUNA COIL at The Trocadero in Philadelphia, PA on July 19. The Philadelphia-based, female-fronted group will perform a 40-minute set beginning at 8:15 p.m. TAPPING THE VEIN's last CD, "The Damage", was released in April 2002 ...

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