PITCHSHIFTER Guitarist To Rejoin PRODIGY

PITCHSHIFTER guitarist Jim Davies will be rejoining PRODIGY on a "full-time" basis during the latter's upcoming festival appearances, according to Kerrang! magazine. However, there are no plans for Davies to leave PITCHSHIFTER. "The work doesn't clash at the moment and the PITCHSHIFTER guys have been really cool about it," the guitarist said. ...

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BIOHAZARD: New Guitarist Details Revealed

BIOHAZARD have replaced guitarist Leo Curley (ex-OUTLINE, ex-ALL MEANS NECESSARY) with former NUCLEUS axeman Carmine Vincent. Vincent is no stranger to the BIOHAZARD camp, having previously traveled with the group as a roadie in addition to having supported BIOHAZARD as the bassist/vocalist for NUCLEUS during a tour of Europe in late 2000. Although presently unconfirmed, ...

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SLIPKNOT To Issue New Single In July

SLIPKNOT's forthcoming UK single, "My Plague (New Abuse Mix)", will be released on July 8th. The full track listing for it is as follows: 01. My Plague (New Abuse Mix) 02. The Heretic Anthem (live) 03. (sic) (live) 04. My Plague (New Abuse Mix) (video) The two live tracks were recorded on January 22nd, 2002 ...

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LIMP BIZKIT's FRED DURST: WES BORLAND Is A Very Bitter Man

LIMP BIZKIT frontman Fred Durst doesn't know how to take "No" for an answer. In his latest posting on LIMP BIZKIT's official web site, Fred not only acknowledges the fact that former guitarist Wes Borland has responded negatively to Durst's pleas for him to return to the group, but also insists that "that's no reason ...

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Former SAVATAGE Frontman Inks Deal With AFM Records

CIRCLE II CIRCLE, the new band of former SAVATAGE frontman Zachary Stevens, have inked a deal with Germany's AFM Records. The group expect to enter the studio in July to begin recording their debut album for a January 2003 release. As previously reported, Stevens has most recently been collaborating with SAVATAGE guitarist Chris Caffery on ...

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REVEREND Line Up Headlining Dates In August

REVEREND, featuring former METAL CHURCH and current WAYNE frontman David Wayne, RIOT bassist Pete Perez, and BYFIST guitarists Davey Lee and Notch Vara, have lined up the following gigs during August: Aug. 03 - Olympia, WA @ Abrasive Rock Aug. 05 - San Luis Obispo, CA @ TBA Aug. 06 - Los Angelos, CA @ ...

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WARLORD MP3 Clips Posted Online

The reunited '80s metallers WARLORD, featuring guitarist William J. Tsamis, drummer Mark S. Zonder (i.e. FATES WARNING), and latest addition, vocalist Joacim Cans (i.e. HAMMERFALL), have posted MP3 clips of two tracks from their forthcoming comeback album, entitled Rising Out Of The Ashes, at the following locations: 01. Enemy Mind 02.

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DRAGONFORCE To Film Upcoming Gig

British "melodic speed power metal" act DRAGONFORCE will film their upcoming gig as support to VIRGIN STEELE at the Underground Club in London, England on June 4th. Clips of the performance will likely be posted via the group's official web site in the weeks to come. As previously reported, DRAGONFORCE entered the studio on May ...

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THYRANE Book Studio For Recording Of Third CD

Finland's THYRANE are scheduled to enter SundiCoop Studios in Savonlinna on January 6th to record their third full-length CD, which is tentatively due in late spring 2003 through Spikefarm Records. According to the band, "we had to cancel the Tico-Tico [Studios] booking for April 02 'cos the material just wasn't ready enough and as Tico ...

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