THE GREAT DECEIVER Announce European Dates

Sweden's THE GREAT DECEIVER, featuring former AT THE GATES/THE CROWN frontman Tomas Lindberg, will embark on a short European tour at the end of September. Confirmed dates are as follows: Sep. 29 - Arnhem, NETH @ Goudvishal Sep. 30 - Bremen, GER @ Schlachthof-Magazin Oct. 01 - Salzgitter, GER @ Forellenhof Oct. 02 - Prague, ...

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ENDO Split With Management

Miami, Florida's ENDO have parted ways with their management company, Concrete Management, and manager Kim Zide. According to the band, "the split was amicable and something we felt we needed to do." ENDO are currently recording their second album in Los Angeles with producer David Schiffman (i.e. RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE, SYSTEM OF A DOWN, ...

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THE WILDHEARTS To Issue Comeback Single

THE WILDHEARTS' first single in five years, Vanilla Radio, will be released on September 30th. It features six new songs spread across three formats: CD1 01. Vanilla Radio 02. Putting It On 03. Looking For The One CD2 01. Vanilla Radio 02. O.C.D. 03. Let's Go 7" single (limited edition picture disc) 01. Vanilla Radio ...

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FREEDOM CALL To Embark On Scandinavian Tour

Germany's FREEDOM CALL will embark on a short Scandinavian tour in early October. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Oct. 02 – Malmö, SWE @ KB Oct. 03 – Göteborg, SWE @ Musikens Hus Oct. 04 – Sala, SWE @ Rockland Oct. 05 – Oslo, NOR @ Rock In Oct. 06 – Stockholm, SWE ...

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TRANSPORT LEAGUE Announce Additional Dates

Sweden's TRANSPORT LEAGUE have added several Finnish shows to their upcoming itinerary. Confirmed dates are as follows: Sep. 27 – Helsingborg, SWE @ Heaven & Hell Sep. 28 - Mariehamn, SWE @ Pub Bastu Oct. 23 – Turku, FIN @ Old School • Oct. 24 - Tammerfors, FIN @ Yo-Talo Oct. 25 - Helsingfors, FIN ...

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MACHINE HEAD's ROBERT FLYNN: New Songs Are 'Sick As Hell'

MACHINE HEAD have been "writing [new material] like crazy" during the past few weeks, and "have about 10 songs/rough ideas written, and three others that have already been sent to the scrap yard for parts," guitarist/vocalist Robert Flynn revealed via his latest diary entry posted at the group's official web site. Among the working song ...

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Finnish Prog Group Lines Up Hometown Gig

Finnish progressive instrumental act LUOKKASOTA, featuring drummer Mikko "Junior" Pietinen (MANNHAI), keyboardist Henri Sorvali (FINNTROLL, MOONSORROW), producer/guitarist Mikko Raita (MANNHAI, PRODE), and bassist Jussi Korhonen (PRODE), are scheduled to perform at Helsinki's Mocambo on Wednesday, September 4th. ...

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Y&T Announce Additional West Coast Dates

The reformed Y&T have announced several additional West Coast shows during November. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Nov. 01 - Sacramento, CA @ The Roadhouse Nov. 02 - Concord, CA @ Pavillion (w/JOURNEY, MONTROSE) Nov. 07 - Hollywood, CA @ Key Club Nov. 08 - Anaheim, CA @ Galaxy Theater(w/MONTROSE) Nov. 09 - ...

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MNEMIC: 2002 Demo Posted Online

The Danish "hybrid metal" act MNEMIC, featuring INVOCATOR session drummer Brian Rasmussen and ex-MERCENARY guitarist Mircea G. Eftemie, have completed work on their 2002 Promo CD with producer Tue Madsen (i.e. THE HAUNTED, KONKHRA, 2 TON PREDATOR, etc.) at AntFarm Studios. A self-described mixture of MESHUGGAH, DEVIN TOWNSEND and FEAR FACTORY, the group have made ...

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