SKINLAB: New Song Available For Download

A brand new SKINLAB track, entitled "Beneath The Surface", has been posted online in MP3 format at this location. "Beneath The Surface" comes off the group's upcoming double-disc set, "Nerve Damage", due on April 20 through Century Media Records. This set comprises 34 tracks, including two new cuts ("Losing All" and "Beneath The ...

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RUSH: European Tour Dates Announced

RUSH have announced the details of their upcoming European tour — the band's first trip to the continent since 1992. RUSH "30th Anniversary Tour" European dates: Sep. 08 – London, UK - Wembley Arena Sep. 09 - London, UK - Wembley Arena Sep. 11 – Birmingham, UK - NEC Arena Sep. 12 – Manchester, UK ...

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KILLSWITCH ENGAGE, IN FLAMES: First Dates Announced

KILLSWITCH ENGAGE will be teaming up with IN FLAMES for a co-headlining North American tour beginning on May 3 in the Midwest. The month-long run will tentatively wrap up on June 4 on the East Coast. Support at all dates will come from AS I LAY DYING. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: May ...

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BUCKETHEAD Out Of GUNS N' ROSES?

Rumors of guitarist Buckethead's departure from GUNS N' ROSES have gained strength in the recent weeks, with many speculating that GNR singer Axl Rose's alleged decision to resume taking guitar lessons will result in him taking on some of the guitar duties himself during the band's upcoming live performances. Although the GUNS N' ROSES camp ...

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WRATH Plan Live Appearances

Chicago thrashers WRATH will follow up their Classic Metal Fest 4 appearance on May 13 in Lansing, Illinois with a May 15 performance at Hatrick's in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The band are also putting together a "mini metal fest" to be held at a location that is yet to be disclosed. Guitarist Scott Nyquist commented, "With ...

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SHAPE OF DESPAIR Name New Album

Finnish atmospheric doom metallers SHAPE OF DESPAIR have set "Illusion's Play" as the title of their long-awaited third album, tentatively due later in the year through Spikefarm Records. The follow-up to 2001's "Angels Of Distress" was once again recorded at Hellhole studios in Helsinki, Finland. No further details are available at this time. ...

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JUNGLE ROT Set Release Date For New Album

Wisconsin-based death metallers JUNGLE ROT have set a June 15 release date through Olympic/Century Media Records for their new CD, entitled "Fueled by Hate". The follow-up to 2001's "Dead and Buried" reportedly sees the band "staying with the formula of memorable songs and catchy groves while still having the heaviness to live up to [and] ...

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