PRIMAL FEAR's 'Devil's Ground' Enters German Chart At No. 67

PRIMAL FEAR's "Devil's Ground" has entered the official German Media Control chart at position No. 67. "Thanks to the Nuclear Blast staff for their support and of course the fans for buying and enjoying the album!" the band write on their web site, "We received an unbelievable amount of very positive mails from our fans!" ...

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FALLEN, GOLD STAR, CONQUEST Confirmed For CLASSIC METAL FEST 4

FALLEN, GOLD STAR, and CONQUEST are the final three bands confirmed for the Classic Metal Fest 4, set to be held May 13-15 at JJ Kelley's in Bernice Lansing, Illinois. The following is a list of the artists currently scheduled to appear at the event: SOLITUDE AETURNUS HIRAX RAFF DECEASED WRATH ATTACKER WRETCH IMPALER DESTRUCTOR ...

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RUNNING WILD: New Album Delayed

RUNNING WILD's webmaster has posted the following message on the group's official web site: "[RUNNING WILD mainman] Rolf Kasparek phoned me today and told me about the new album, several festivals and many more... "Well, first of all many greetings from Rolf. It took a bit longer to build up his own studio but now ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH: In Need Of A New Record Label?

Trustkill Records owner Josh Grabelle has posted the following message in the "Journals" section of the label's web site: "Some of you might know that my dad is a doctor. Well, one of his patients is 'Sebastian Bach' of SKID ROW fame, now of some hipster Broadway show fame, whatever. He was in ...

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MICHAEL MONROE Vs. MÖTLEY CRÜE, TRACII GUNS

HANOI ROCKS frontman Michael Monroe has once again hit out at MÖTLEY CRÜE for their decision to title their box set "Music To Crash Your Car To", calling the move beyond disrespectful and referring to the group's bassist Nikki Sixx as "shallow," "ignorant" and "stupid". Asked in Metal Sludge's "20 Questions With..." what ...

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THE QUIREBOYS Unveil New Lineup

Supporting DAVID LEE ROTH in the U.K, THE QUIREBOYS (known as "THE LONDON QUIREBOYS" in the USA) are sporting an all new line up. New draftees include guitarist Paul Guerin and keyboard player Keith Weir. Both were previously members of the FIREBYRDS. Guerin also has previously recorded two albums with the RED DOGS before joining ...

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P.O.D./LACUNA COIL U.S. Tour Dates Announced

Before embarking on this summer's Ozzfest, the ethereal Italian six-piece LACUNA COIL will complete a national U.S. theatre tour alongside P.O.D., BLINDSIDE and HAZEN ST. The major market trek will kick off on May 1 and run though mid-June, hitting over 40 cities. With sales of their new album "Comalies" already surpassing the 60,000 Nielsen ...

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HATE ETERNAL's RUTAN To Produce .30 CALIBER

Erik Rutan of MORBID ANGEL/HATE ETERNAL fame is set to produce the new CD from Tampa, Florida's .30 CALIBER. Erik has previously worked with a number of death metal acts and recently completed the latest album from PREMONITIONS OF WAR on Victory Records. .30 CALIBER's CD is scheduled for release in the summer through an ...

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