GENERAL SURGERY Confirmed For Czech Republic's OBSCENE EXTREME FEST

Legendary Swedish grindcore merchants GENERAL SURGERY have been confirmed for the Obscene Extreme Fest, set to take place July 8-10 in Trutnov, Czech Republic. Other bands set to appear at the festival include EXTREME NOISE TERROR, EXHUMED, BIRDFLESH, BUTCHER ABC, NATRON, and KENT BROCKMAN. As previously reported, GENERAL SURGERY will be performing at Alcazar/Eldorado in ...

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SYSTEM SHOCK Sign With NEW AEON MEDIA

Sweden's SYSTEM SHOCK have inked a deal with New Aeon Media, a division of Holland's Karrmagedon Media. The group's debut album, "Arctic Inside", will be recorded at Tico-Tico studios in Kemi, Finland and is tentatively scheduled for release in June. Commented SYSTEM SHOCK founder/guitarist Lukas Bergis: " 'Arctic Inside' will be totally different from everything ...

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SKEW SISKIN: More European Dates Announced

Germany's SKEW SISKIN, the high-octane rock 'n' roll band fronted by Nina C. Alice, have added more dates to their upcoming European itinerary. The trek is currently shaping up as follows: Mar. 13 – Andernach, GER @ JUZ Live Club Mar. 14 - Osnabrueck, GER @ N8 Mar. 15 - Munich, GER @ Garage Mar. ...

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THE WILDHEARTS: Collection of B-Sides Due Later This Month

Gut Records are releasing "Coupled With" — a full collection of THE WILDHEARTS' post-reformation b-sides on March 29. The full track listing is as follows: 01. Stormy In The North, Karma In The South 02. Move On 03. Cheers 04. The People That Life Forgot 05. L.T.D. 06. Looking For The One 07. 6.30 Onwards ...

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ZEBULON Complete Work On Sophomore Album

ZEBULON, the Swedish band featuring former members of early '90s death metal act DESULTORY, have completed work on their sophomore full-length album, "Troubled Ground", due this spring through People Like You Records. The follow-up to 2001's "Volume One" was recorded and mixed at Stockholm's Sunlight Studios with veteran producer Tomas Skogsberg (ENTOMBED, DISMEMBER, BACKYARD BABIES). ...

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HATEBREED, SLAPSHOT Confirmed For Holland's WALDROCK Festival

HATEBREED and SLAPSHOT are the latest act confirmed for this year's installment of the Waldrock festival, set to be held June 19, 2004 in Bergum, Holland. The following acts are currently scheduled to appear at the festival (in alphabetical order): CANNIBAL CORPSE CRADLE OF FILTH EXODUS FINNTROLL HATEBREED MONSTER MAGNET MY DYING BRIDE SLAPSHOT TESTAMENT ...

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