AGENT STEEL Forced To Cancel Reseda Show

AGENT STEEL have issued the following update: "We just got back from Minnesota from the Minneapolis Mayhem Fest (w/ MORBID ANGEL, SATYRICON, SUFFOCATION, USURPER, HEATHEN, etc...). The show kicked serious ass. All the bands were really good and we had a great set with excellent sound! Here's the song list from our performance: 01. Day ...

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THINE EYES BLEED Begin Recording Debut Album

THINE EYES BLEED, the new metal band featuring former KITTIE tour guitarist Jeff Phillips, are in the process of recording their debut album at Metalworks Studios in Ontario, Canada. The group — which also features vocalist Justin Wolfe and bassist Luke Husband of the band ACACIA, and guitarist Dave Newell and drummer Darryl Stephens — ...

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JUDAS PRIEST: OZZFEST 'Off' Dates Announced

JUDAS PRIEST have confirmed the following "extra" dates during this year's Ozzfest: Jul. 26 - Nampa, ID @ TBA Aug. 04 - El Paso, TX @ TBA Aug. 18 - Toronto, Ontario @ TBA As previously reported, JUDAS PRIEST are currently working on their first studio album with vocalist Rob Halford since 1990's "Painkiller", tentatively ...

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GODS OF FIRE Commence Work On Debut Album

New York City-based "epic metal" band GODS OF FIRE are currently in the studio recording their debut album with legendary producer Wharton Tiers (HELMET, BIOHAZARD, WHITE ZOMBIE) for a late summer release through an as-yet-undetermined label. In existence since 2001, GODS OF FIRE "have become one of New York City's most exciting true metal shows, ...

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TONY IOMMI: OZZY Doesn't Get Enough Credit As A Singer

BLACK SABBATH guitarist Tony Iommi spoke to CNN.com about the group's eight-disc BLACK SABBATH box set, "Black Box: The Complete Original Black Sabbath (1970-1978)", out today via Warner Bros.' reissue unit, Rhino Records. Here are a couple of excerpts from that interview: CNN: Did you have any idea how influential the band was going to ...

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KAIZEN Prepare To Record New Album

French metalcore act KAIZEN will enter the studio in July to begin recording their second full-length album, tentatively due before the end of the year through XIIIbis Records/BMG. The band's debut offering, 2003's "Clear the Path", was produced by Alexis Phelipot (NO RETURN, DROWNING, MISANTHROPE). A full-length MP3 of the track "Inner Force Control", taken ...

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DESECRATOR Complete Work On Debut Album

Jamestown, New York-based power/thrash band DESECRATOR have just finished recording their independent debut album, "Die For You, Dead Without You", Pyramid Sound Studios in Ithaca, New York with legendary metal producer Alex Perialas (ANTHRAX, TESTAMENT, OVERKILL, S.O.D.). The CD — said to be the first full-budget metal record Perialas has produced in nearly ten years ...

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