BEAST FEAST 2002: Complete Schedule Announced

The organizers of Beast Feast 2002, a two-day festival set to take place on December 14-15 at Makuhari Messe Event Hall in Tokyo, Japan, have announced the complete schedule for the event. The details are as follows: Saturday, Dec. 14: SOULFLY MOTORHEAD ARCH ENEMY HATEBREED BURNT BY THE SUN BAT CAVE PULLING TEETH UNDOWN YELLOW ...

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Former KISS Guitarist To Tour Switzerland

Former KISS guitarist Bruce Kulick has announced a short tour of Switzerland in late November. All shows will feature Bruce with a full band performing material from Kulick's "Audio Dog" solo release and celebrating his KISS years, similar to the format utilized by the guitarist for his Australian appearances earlier in the year. Confirmed dates ...

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THE HELLACOPTERS Announce European Tour

Sweden's THE HELLACOPTERS, featuring former ENTOMBED drummer Nicke Andersson on guitar/vocals, have announced the details of their upcoming European tour. They are as follows: Nov. 28 – Berlin, GER @ SO36 Nov. 29 - Hamburg, GER @ Grosse Freheit Dec. 01 - Koln, GER @ Live Music Hall Dec. 03 – Milan, ITA @ Magazzini ...

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KONKHRA Confirmed For Italian Festival

Long-running Danish metallers KONKHRA have been confirmed for an Italian metal festival taking place on March 1, 2003 in Venice. Also scheduled to appear at the event are Italy's MERENDINE ATOMICHE, with 1-2 more headlining acts to be added soon. As previously reported, KONKHRA recently completed work on their fifth studio album, titled "Reality Check", ...

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EMINENCE To Headline Colombian Festival

Brazil's EMINENCE, featuring former SEPULTURA guitarist Jairo Guedz on bass, will be headlining one of the biggest festivals in South America, Rock Al Parque 8, on November 10 in Bogotá, Colombia. 150,000 people are expected to attend the event, which will last several days. EMINENCE will also be performing in Presidente Prudente, São Paulo on ...

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SUPARED Set Release Date For Long-Awaited Debut

SUPARED, the new group fronted by former HELLOWEEN singer Michael Kiske, have set January 20, 2003 as the release date through Noise/Sanctuary Records for their their long-awaited debut album (Kiske's third as a solo artist). As previously reported, the full track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Reconsider 02. Can I Know Now? ...

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H.I.M. Frontman To Sign Biography

H.I.M. frontman Ville Valo will be signing copies of the book "Synnin Viemää" (Gone With The Sin), documenting the history of the country's most successful rock export, at one of Helsinki's largest bookstores Suomalainen Kirjakauppa on Friday, November 1 from 4:00 p.m. to 15:00 p.m. The store is located right in the center of Helsinki ...

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ANTAEUS Replace DYING FETUS On X-MASS FESTIVALS 2002

ANTAEUS have replaced DYING FETUS on the bill of the upcoming No Mercy X-Mass Festivals 2002. DYING FETUS withdrew from the festivals earlier in the month due to a scheduling conflict related to the recording sessions for the group's next studio album, titled "Stop At Nothing". No Mercy X-Mass Festivals 2002 is set to include ...

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