BERSERK: Demo, Live Recording To Be Issued In September

Spanish black metal band BERSERK will have their "Return of the Ancient Laws" demo (1999) re-released through the French label Adipocere Records. Also included on the CD will be extra live tracks recorded in Madrid and Bilbao. In addition, Battlelord Productions from Japan will release the BERSERK concert recorded in Bilbao on a CD called ...

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JEFF PILSON Announces WAR AND PEACE Touring Lineup

Former DOKKEN/DIO bassist Jeff Pilson has announced the touring lineup for his WAR AND PEACE project. "On guitar is the person I was hoping to get, Mitch Perry," Pilson writes on his web site. "Not only have I known and admired Mitch for a very long time, I’ve done some recent playing with him and ...

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BLACK CROWES Guitarist To Release Solo Album

BLACK CROWES guitarist Rich Robinson will release his first solo album, "Paper", on August 24 through his own Key Hole Records label. Robinson sings, plays guitar, bass, keyboards on percussion on the CD, which features contributing musicians, former BLACK CROWES keyboardist Eddie Harsch and BR5-49's Donnie Herron on fiddle and pedal steel. Robinson produced the ...

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THE BLACK LEAGUE To Utilize Session Bassist At Upcoming Gig

Finland's THE BLACK LEAGUE, the band featuring former SENTENCED frontman Taneli Jarva, will be performing at Rotos in Oulu, Finland on August 14. Joining the group on bass at the gig will be TERVEET KÄDET bass player Lene, who is filling in for regular bassist Florida while he is away in Kosovo. THE BLACK LEAGUE's ...

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AMEN: Live Video Clips Posted Online

AMEN have posted a couple of live video clips shot on their "Honeymoon From Hell" tour with BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION. Check them out: "The Price Of Reality" (Quicktime, 53 MB) and "Coma America" (Quicktime, 12 MB). AMEN's new album, "Death Before Musick", was released last month through EatUrMusic — an imprint ...

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Trial Of RUSH Guitarist, Son Delayed Until September

The date for the battery trial of RUSH lead guitarist Alex Lifeson, and his son, was pushed back another three months Wednesday (June 9), according to the Naples Daily News. Lifeson, whose real name is Alex Zivojinovich, and his son Justin are scheduled to be tried the week of Sept. 13 in Collier County Circuit ...

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SPIN 66 To Open For KISS/POISON In San Antonio

Texas-based SPIN 66, whose sound is set to recall the best of GARBAGE, THE CARS, BLONDIE, NO DOUBT and BERLIN, will play the side stage at the kick-off date of the KISS/POISON tour at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in San Antonio on Thursday (June 10). The band will play at 6:00 p.m. and will also perform ...

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THRESHOLD Set Release Date For 'Subsurface'

U.K. progressive metallers THRESHOLD have set an August 3 release date through Inside Out Music for their brand new studio album, entitled "Subsurface". A limited-edition version of the album will contain a bonus track, "What About Me", plus a multimedia section including video footage of the band performing the song "Pressure", band gear profiles, alternative ...

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