SYBREED, LYZANXIA, FREAKHOUSE To Team Up For U.S. Tour

Reality Entertainment, in conjunction with Metal Maniacs magazine and Epiphone Guitars will present the Harsh Reality Tour, a national tour beginning in September 2004 and featuring three of Reality's new artists: SYBREED, LYZANXIA and FREAKHOUSE. According to Reality CEO Warren Croyle, "The Harsh Reality Tour is designed to bring prominent exposure to three emerging Reality ...

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SEVEN WITCHES: Live Video Posted Online

Video footage of SEVEN WITCHES performing a new song, entitled "Metal Asylum", at the BW&BK Six Pack Weekend festival has been posted online at this location (Windows Media, 10 MB). "Metal Asylum" is set to be included on SEVEN WITCHES' fifth studio album, "Year of the Witch", due later in the year through ...

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SECTION 16 Hard At Work On Sophomore CD

Colorado-based SECTION 16 have finished recording the basic tracks for the first three songs for the follow-up to their debut CD, "Identity Crisis" (DCA Recordings) and "they are sounding great!' according to vocalist Corey Brown. "Vocals will be going on next." SECTION 16 are recording the album with producer Bill Douglas, who has previously worked ...

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LIONSHEART Announce British Date

LIONSHEART, the early '90s British melodic hard rock outfit fronted by former GRIM REAPER/ONSLAUGHT singer Steve Grimmett, have announced a one-off show at Stripes Bar in Brentford FC, England on Friday, July 30. Support at the gig will come from METALHEAD and HUMANITY. LIONSHEART will be showcasing their new album, "Abyss", as well as performing ...

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LARS ULRICH To Rejoin METALLICA On Stage In Germany

METALLICA drummer Lars Ulrich will "definitely" join the band at their performance in Ludwigshafen, Germany Tuesday night (June 8), according to an online posting by METALLICA's webmaster Niclas Swanlund. "I know you are all worried about Lars," he writes. "The reports I have heard [Tuesday] morning is that things are good, and we will definitely ...

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BLOWSIGHT: New Song Posted Online

BLOWSIGHT, the Swedish band featuring former DRAIN STH guitarist Flavia Canel on bass, have uploaded a brand-new track, entitled "SheDevil", at this location. As previously reported, BLOWSIGHT will be supporting LIFE OF AGONY on July 1 at Klubben in Stockholm, Sweden. The band's lineup is completed by Niklas Fagerström (vocals, guitar), Fabien Perreau ...

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SUN CAGED Cancel Gigs, Continue Search For New Members

Dutch progressive metallers SUN CAGED have been forced to cancel their previously scheduled gigs at the Dwergpop festival in Driebergen on July 3 and at the Weistock festival in Lottum on July 18 due to the group's recent lineup changes. Drummer Roel Van Helden, guitarist Marcel Coenen and bassist Rob van der Loo "will play ...

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