KREATOR, DESTRUCTION To Headline Ireland's HELLFEST 2002

KREATOR and DESTRUCTION will headline Hellfest 2002, a one-day extreme metal festival scheduled to take place on Sunday, November 3rd at The Rosetta Bar in Belfast, Ireland. The complete list of acts confirmed to appear at the event is as follows: KREATOR DESTRUCTION DERANGED RIFFMASTER GENERAL GAMA BOMB WAYLANDER ABADDON INCARNATE COLDWAR HONEY FOR CHRIST ...

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SEETHINGS Seek Bassist

SEETHINGS, the new Swedish band fronted by former DARKANE vocalist Lawrence Mackrory, are looking for a permanent bass player. All interested parties should send an e-mail to [email protected] SEETHINGS performed their most recent gig at Stockholm's Kafé 44 on Friday, September 27th alongside STAIRLAND and PIGSKIN. ...

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SACRAMENTAL SACHEM Become FUELBLOODED

After a 13-year existence under their original name, Dutch melodic thrash/death metal veterans SACRAMENTAL SACHEM have decided to change their moniker to FUELBLOODED. "Due to several line-up changes at the end of 2001, which have had a significant impact on the band's sound, it was decided to change the old name," reads an official statement ...

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RONDINELLI To Issue 'Our Cross — Our Sins' In October

RONDINELLI, who include in their ranks former RAINBOW/BLACK SABBATH and current BLUE OYSTER CULT drummer Bobby Rondinelli, ex-SABBATH/WHITESNAKE bassist Neil Murray, former SABBATH frontman Tony Martin and guitarist Teddy Rondinelli, will issue their sophomore album, entitled Our Cross — Our Sins, through MTM Records on October 21st. Featuring a musical direction that is said to ...

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TALISMAN Finish Recording New CD

Legendary Swedish/American hard rock act TALISMAN, featuring former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN members Jeff Scott Soto (vocals) and Marcel Jacob (bass), have completed the recordings for their as-yet-untitled new album and are currently mixing it in Boston for an early 2003 release through Frontiers Records. According to Soto, the style of the tracks is very much in ...

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YNGWIE MALMSTEEN To Release Compilation Of Polydor Years

YNGWIE MALMSTEEN's forthcoming Japanese release, Malmsteen Mania, will be a compilation covering Yngwie's Polydor years (Rising Force to Odyssey). No track listing is yet available for the material, which is expected to have been remastered. Malmsteen Mania is tentatively scheduled for release on November 13th. ...

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COMES WITH THE FALL To Issue Live DVD/CD

Los Angeles-based COMES WITH THE FALL, who consist of members of JERRY CANTRELL's touring band, are continuing work on their first DVD, Comes With The Fall - Live 2002, and the accompanying live album, Live 2002. "Just met with the director Steve Reissner and the editors last night to watch a rough cut of the ...

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