NIKKI SIXX Shoots Down KISS/POISON Tour Rumors

MÖTLEY CRÜE/BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION bassist Nikki Sixx has shot down reports that BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION will be touring this summer with POISON and KISS. "No way in fucking hell would we (BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION or MÖTLEY CRÜE) ever, ever tour with a fucking band like POISON," he said in an online posting. "We have had ...

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UNDERCROFT To Release Mini-CD In April

Chilean death/thrash metallers UNDERCROFT are completing work on a new mini-CD, tentatively due in late April through Virus Music. The as-yet-untitled CD will include three new studio tracks (recorded with engineer Markus Geiger at Kick That To The Moon Studio in Hamburg, Germany), live tracks recorded at last December's Fuck Christmas festival in Hamburg, Germany, ...

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IMPELLITTERI: 'Pedal To The Metal' Track Listing Revealed

MelodicRock.com has posted the complete track listing for the new IMPELLITTERI album, "Pedal To The Metal", due in Japan on March 24. "Pedal To The Metal" track listing: 01. The Writings On The Wall 02. Crushing Daze 03. Destruction 04. Dance With The Devil 05. Hurricane 06. Judgment Day 07. The Iceman Cometh 08. P.U.N.K. ...

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ELDRITCH To Release New Album In May

Italian progressive-aggressive metal band ELDRITCH are scheduled to release their long-awaited fifth album, "Portrait Of The Abyss Within", on May 24 through Limb Music Products. According to a statement from Limb Music, "this album shows the band at its maximum level of songwriting and playing. The band approached the studio with a back to the ...

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SEPULTURA To Film 'Mindwar' Video In March

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA will be filming a video for the track "Mindwar" in March with director Ricardo DellaRosa. Ricardo had previously worked with the group on the clip for their rendition of U2's "Bullet The Blue Sky", which won the award for "Best Direction of Photography" at last year's "Brazilian Cinematography Association Awards" and the ...

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TANKARD, HATEWORK To Tour Italy In May

TANKARD, HATEWORK and IRREVERENCE will be teaming up for a short Italian tour in May. Confirmed dates are as follows: May 14 - Mac2 Club - Schio, Vicenza, ITA May 15 - Init Club – Roma, ITA (w/ ENEMYNSIDE, RAINSPAWN) May 16 - Thunder Road Club - Codevilla, Pavia (w/ RAW POWER, VEXED, METHEDRAS) As ...

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EUROPE: 'Rock The Night' CD Track Listing Revealed

MelodicRock.com has posted the track listing for the upcoming EUROPE "Rock The Night" "best of" 2-CD set, due on March 3 in Sweden. It is as follows: CD 1: 01. Rock The Night 02. Superstitious 03. I'll Cry For You (acoustic version) 04. Cherokee 05. Stormwind 06. Sweet Love Child (single B-side) 07. In The ...

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ELEGY Guitarist: Solo Album Release Pushed Forward

ELEGY guitarist Patrick Rondat will release his fifth solo album, "Ephemeral World", on April 19 — one week earlier than the previously announced April 26 date — through the French label Nothing To Say (NTS) Records. The self-produced album will contain 10 new songs, including an adaptation of a piece by Bach, and will feature ...

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KISS: Australian Support Acts, Tour Dates Announced

GRINSPOON and SPIDERBAIT have been announced as the support bands on KISS' upcoming tour of Australia, which is scheduled to kick off in early May. KISS Australian dates w/ GRINSPOON and SPIDERBAIT, according to GRINSPOON's web site: May 08 – Perth, AUS @ Burswood Dome May 11 – Adelaide, AUS @ AEC May 13 – ...

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