AGENT STEEL: New Music Posted Online

AGENT STEEL has posted three brand new audio clips from the group's forthcoming CD, "Order Of The Illuminati - Agent Steel 4", via its official web site at this location. The cuts available for preview are as follows: 01. Avenger 02. Earth Under Lucifer 03. Human Bullet "Order Of The Illuminati - Agent ...

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RAMONES Tribute CD: No More Delays

The long-awaited tribute album to the RAMONES, "We're a Happy Family: A Tribute to the Ramones", has a new release date: March 18. The Rob Zombie-produced CD, which had previously-scheduled release dates in December, November, and August, will surface through DV8/Columbia Records. For a complete list of the artists contributing to the 16-song effort, click ...

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ROSS ROBINSON To Produce THE CURE Album, VEX RED To Contribute

Ross Robinson, wildely credited for the early success of such acts as KORN, SLIPKNOT and LIMP BIZKIT, will produce the next record from THE CURE. The as-yet-untitled effort, which will be released next year via ArtistDirect Records, will include contributions from the British quintet VEX RED, whose debut album, "Start With A Strong And Persistent ...

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AETERNUS Prepares To Record 'A Darker Monument'

Norway's AETERNUS will enter Greighallen Studios in late November with producer Pytten (ENSLAVED, MORK GRYNING) to begin recording its new album, "A Darker Monument", for an early 2003 release through Nocturnal Art Productions. Among the cuts set to be included on the effort are the following: 01. Slavestate 02. Litany of Ra 03. Sword of ...

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SYMPHONY X To Participate In Online Chat

Guitarist Michael Romeo and vocalist Russell Allen from InsideOut Music America recording artists SYMPHONY X will be participating in a special online live chat with Seismicradio.com on Saturday, Nov. 2 at 2:00 p.m. Eastern US Time to promote their forthcoming album, "The Odyssey" (released Nov. 5) and the upcoming North American tour with BLIND GUARDIAN. ...

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SUPERFIX Joined By Ex-SINISSTAR Duo

SUPERFIX, the Los Angeles-based act featuring former DRAIN STH drummer Martina Axen (who handles lead vocals in the new group) and bassist Anna Kjellberg, have officially announced their new line-up. According to Timothy Dralle of Full-On Management, guitarist China and drummer/programmer Sid Riggs, both formerly of SINISSTAR, have joined the group. SUPERFIX are currently in ...

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SKINLAB Delays Tour Due To Injury

As a result of a hand injury sustained by bassist/vocalist Steev Esquivel, SKINLAB will not be joining the Jagermeister-sponsored $12 Riot Tour (also featuring DOPE, PRIMER 55, and SOCIETY 1) until Wednesday, Nov. 13 at Fitzgerald's in Houston, Texas (not Friday, Nov. 1, as previously announced). Esquivel has been receiving treatment for acute neuritis (or ...

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NOSTRADAMEUS Sets Release Date For 'The Third Prophecy'

Swedish melodic metal act NOSTRADAMEUS have set Jan. 27, 2003 as the release date through AFM Records of their third full-length album, titled "The Third Prophecy". "The Third Prophecy" was mixed at Gothenburg, Sweden's Studio Fredman with producer Fredrik Nordström and is the follow-up to last year's acclaimed "The Prophet Of Evil". ...

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CRUACHAN To Re-Sign With HAMMERHEART

Ireland's CRUACHAN is in the process of re-signing with Hammerheart Records. "[The band] have decided to stick with Hammerheart for the foreseeable future as they have shown great support for CRUACHAN and have great plans for the future," reads a statement on the group's official web site. "Hammerheart are also producing CRUACHAN t-shirts for the ...

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