MEGADETH's DAVE MUSTAINE Files Counter Lawsuit Against DAVID ELLEFSON

Billboard.biz is reporting that MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has filed a counter lawsuit against former MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson alleging that Ellefson on May 14 executed a settlement agreement in which he gave up his 20% interest in MEGADETH. Mustaine maintains that the settlement — which Ellefson alleges was signed under pressure and ultimately withdrawn ...

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THE CHASM Complete Work On New Album

THE CHASM have completed work on their new album, "The Spell of Retribution", tentatively due in November through Earache subsidiary Wicked World Records. Comprising 10 tracks with a running time of over 66 minutes, "The Spell of Retribution" represents THE CHASM's "most adventurous and ambitious project to date, and firmly sets them apart from the ...

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MORBID ANGEL Postpone South American Tour (Again)

MORBID ANGEL have been forced to once again postpone their South American tour, the group's management has confirmed to BLABBERMOUTH.NET. The trek, which was set to kick off Saturday (August 7) in Monterrey, Mexico, had to be called off after bassist/vocalist Steve Tucker came down with a massive anxiety attack and had to be hospitalized, ...

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REVOLTING COCKS: New Song Available For Download

A brand-new REVOLTING COCKS track, entitled "Prunetang", is currently available for download via the Revolver magazine web site at this location (free registration and copy of the new issue of Revolver magazine required). MINISTRY side project the REVOLTING COCKS, now featuring MINISTRY mainman Al Jourgensen alongside Phil "Phildo" Owen (SKATENIGS), John Monte (M.O.D., ...

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KULT OV AZAZEL To Open For DEICIDE In Florida

Floridian black metallers KULT OV AZAZEL will be opening for DEICIDE on September 16 at the Culture Room in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. "We'll be covering a good portion of material from '99 up to the last album, 'Oculus Infernum', which the legions of South Florida have yet had a proper introduction to," KULT OV AZAZEL ...

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