THE CROWN: Release Date Set For 'Crowned Unholy'

Metal Blade Records Europe has set an August 9 release date for THE CROWN's "Crowned Unholy". A bonus DVD will be included as well. "Crowned Unholy" is a remake of the band's fifth album, "Crowned In Terror", with re-recorded vocal tracks by Johan Lindstrand, re-recorded bass tracks by Magnus Olsfelt, a new version of the ...

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THE 69 EYES To Release 'Devils' In October

Finnish goth-metallers THE 69 EYES have inked a deal with EMI/Virgin Records. Although it was announced earlier this year that the band had signed with a major label, the identity of the label was kept secret. However, in last week's interview with Russia's Darkside E-Zine (web site), THE 69 EYES vocalist Jyrki said, ...

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DEEP PURPLE's IAN PAICE To Appear At U.K. Drum Clinic

According to the June 2004 issue of Rhythm magazine, DEEP PURPLE drummer Ian Paice is scheduled to appear at a drum clinic on Monday, June 21 at the Fairfield Halls in Croydon, England. The event is being organized by The London Drum Company, tickets are £12 and available direct from Fairfield Halls (tel: 020 8688 ...

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YNGWIE MALMSTEEN Singer To Perform With M3

Former RAINBOW and current YNGWIE MALMSTEEN vocalist Doogie White will be joining M3 for a few songs at several shows on their upcoming U.K. tour. M3, of course, is the "classic WHITESNAKE" tribute band featuring Bernie Marsden (guitar, ex-WHITESNAKE), Micky Moody (guitar, ex-WHITESNAKE), Neil Murray (ex-WHITESNAKE, BLACK SABBATH), Jimmy Copley (drums, ex-PAUL RODGERS, GILLAN), and ...

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MNEMIC To Open For FEAR FACTORY In Austria

Denmark's modern thrashers MNEMIC have been confirmed as the support act for two FEAR FACTORY shows in Austria. Confirmed dates are as follows: Jul. 21 – Wörgl, AUT – Komma Jul. 22 – Vienna, AUT – Arena Vienna As previously reported, MNEMIC will appear at the Earthshaker Fest 2004, a two-day open-air event set to ...

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Australia's DAYSEND Sign With METAL BLADE RECORDS

Sydney, Australia-based metallers DAYSEND have inked a deal with Metal Blade Records for the North American territory. The label will release the band's current album "Severance" and future recordings. The band are currently in negotiations with a European label for a multi-album deal. DAYSEND's next show back will be on Friday, June 17 with ALCHEMIST ...

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