DARKTHRONE To Issue 'Hate Them' In February

Norwegian black metallers DARKTHRONE have set "Hate Them" as the title for their brand-new studio CD, which they are planning to record in December for a February release through Moonfog Productions. Among the cuts set to appear on the album are "Rust" and "Fucked Up And Ready To Die". More details are expected to be ...

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Former IRON MAIDEN Singer Makes Surprise Appearance

Former IRON MAIDEN and current BLAZE frontman Blaze Bayley joined the "official" IRON MAIDEN tribute band, HI-ON MAIDEN, onstage during their appearance at JB's in Dudley, UK Saturday night (Nov. 2) for a rendition of "The Clansman" and "Hallowed Be Thy Name". "The performance was filmed by [Blaze's] crew, and will feature in his forthcoming ...

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BATHORY: 'Nordland I' Track Listing Unveiled

BATHORY's forthcoming "Nordland I" CD, due on Nov. 18 through Black Mark Records, will contain the following track listing: 01. Prelude 02. Nordland 03. Vinterblot 04. Dragons Breath 05. Ring Of Gold 06. Foreverdark Woods 07. Broken Sword 08. Great Hall Awaits A Fallen Brother 09. Mother Earth Father Thunder 10. Heimfard "Nordland I" is ...

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NOVEMBERS DOOM Singer Welcomes Addition To Family

Congratulations are in order for NOVEMBERS DOOM frontman Paul Kuhr and wife Arline, who welcomed a baby girl, Rhiannon Autumn Kuhr, on Oct. 30 at 9:33 p.m. "Arline is doing great, she's such a trooper," Paul said via the group's official message board. "She's a lot stronger than I am, that's for sure! She was ...

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NECROPHOBIC: Early Albums To Be Re-Released

NECROPHOBIC's first three albums — "The Nocturnal Silence", "Darkside" and "The Third Antichrist" — will be re-released through Hammerheart Records in early 2003, according to the band's official web site. The albums will be released on both CD and LP. As previously reported, NECROPHOBIC will embark on their first European headlining tour in early January. ...

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AUDIOSLAVE'S CORNELL, MORELLO Speak Out On Band Chemistry

Former SOUNDGARDEN and current AUDIOSLAVE frontman Chris Cornell is confident that fans of his previous group will find plenty on AUDIOSLAVE's self-titled debut to keep them happy. "I don't think that fans of RAGE [AGAINST THE MACHINE] or SOUNDGARDEN will be disappointed," Cornell told Kerrang! magazine recently. "The album was written in the first three ...

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EXODUS To Open For SUM 41 In San Francisco

Veteran Bay Area thrashers EXODUS will be opening for pop-punkers SUM 41 at Bottom of the Hill in San Francisco on Sunday, Dec. 1. EXODUS, who are currently preparing to record their first studio album of new material since 1992's "Force Of Habit", were personally invited by the Canadian group to join them at the ...

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THE EXPLOITED Return To Action With 'Fuck The System'

Punk legends THE EXPLOITED will release their long-awaited new album, titled "Fuck The System", in January 2003 through Dream Catcher Records. Recorded at Chapel Studios in Lincolnshire, England, "Fuck The System" will include the following tracks, among others: 01. There Is No Point 02. Why Are You Doing This To Me 03. Noise Annoys ...

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