AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE: Second-Guessing Creative Instincts

AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE have apparently encountered some resistance from their record company, American Recordings, with regards to their plans to head back into the studio to record their next studio album. According to a posting on the band's official web site by bassist Chad Hanks, AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE have thus far "written, recorded, re-written, re-recorded, ...

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DEVILDRIVER Going 'Straight To Hell'

DEVILDRIVER (formerly DEATHRIDE), the new Santa Barbara, California-based project featuring ex-COAL CHAMBER frontman Dez Fafara, have set "Straight To Hell" as the title for their much-anticipated debut album, due this fall through Roadrunner Records. The band, whose sound is being described as "much heavier" than that of COAL CHAMBER and featuring "more technical" musicianship than ...

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TAPROOT To Begin Work On New CD

TAPROOT, out on the road for the final few shows in support of their latest album "Welcome" (Atlantic), are tentatively scheduled to begin writing material for their third full-length CD in the fall. "Yeah, we'll be off to write music again," singer Stephen Richards told Chart Attack. "I can't wait for that because I'm excited ...

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AFTER FOREVER Enter Studio To Record New Full-Length Album

Dutch gothic/atmospheric doom metal act AFTER FOREVER entered the studio today (July 12) to begin work on their third full-length album, tentatively due in early 2004 through Transmission Records. The group's recently completed mini-CD, which was recorded at Excess studios in Rotterdam, Holland with producers Hans Pieters and Dennis Leidelmeijer, is slated for an October ...

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