REVEILLE's Fill-In Guitarist Becomes Official Member

REVEILLE have recruited guitarist Chris Turner as a replacement for Greg Sullivan, who left the group in January due to musical differences. "We are very pleased to say that we have taken the final step with Chris Turner and have made him an official member of REVEILLE," the band said in an official statement. "We ...

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GENITORTURERS Record Music For Movie Soundtrack, Forthcoming Album

Florida's GENITORTURERS, featuring former MORBID ANGEL frontman David "Evil D" Vincent on bass, are in the studio recording songs for an upcoming movie soundtrack and new material for their next full-length album release. The new music is described by the band as "dark post-apocalyptic punk. Powerfully diverse and well orchestrated, it centers on heavy extremes ...

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DIO/HAMMERFALL: Tentative Dates Announced

The initial/tentative dates for the forthcoming DIO/HAMMERFALL North American tour have been leaked. They are as follows: Nov. 06 - Vancouver, BC @ TBA Nov. 07 - Tacoma, WA @ Temple Theatre Nov. 08 - TBA @ TBA Nov. 09 - Portland, OR @ Crystal Ballroom Nov. 10 - Eugene, OR @ TBA Nov. 12 ...

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DISTURBED To Debut At #1 On Billboard Album Chart

DISTURBED are widely expected to debut at position #1 on the Billboard Pop Album chart next week with their latest CD, Believe, which is on its way towards having shifted around 300,000 copies during its week of release, according to industry insiders. The final numbers and the chart positions for the week ending September 22nd ...

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RAGING SPEEDHORN Added To ILL NIÑO/PITCHSHIFTER European Tour

RAGING SPEEDHORN have been added to the forthcoming ILL NIÑO/PITCHSHIFTER European tour, and as a result have shifted some of their UK dates. The British tour will be a co-headline tour with further supports to be announced. The rescheduled UK dates are as follows: Oct. 05 – Camber, UK @ Sands K! Weekender Oct. 06 ...

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BLUEBIRD Line Up U.S. Dates

Los Angeles-based BLUEBIRD, featuring former AMEN guitarist Paul Figueroa, have announced the initial dates for their forthcoming U.S. tour. They are as follows: Oct. 07 - San Francisco, CA @ Slims (w/THE PATTERN) Oct. 22 - Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre (w/THE LOCUST) Oct. 23 – Pomona, CA @ The Glass House (w/THE ...

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INME Push Back Release Date Of Debut CD

INME, widely hailed as one of the most exciting of the current crop of UK rock bands, have pushed back the release date of their debut album, Overgrown Eden, to early 2003. The group's debut single, "UnderDose", entered the UK chart at #66, while their second single, "Firefly", is expected to impact the chart considerably ...

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VINNIE MOORE To Conduct Florida Guitar Clinic

Guitar virtuoso Vinnie Moore will be conducting a guitar clinic at Guitar Center in Hallandale, Florida on Thursday, September 19th at 7:00 p.m.. Moore is a last-minute replacement for bassist Dave LaRue, who was forced to cancel for undisclosed reasons. For more information, call (954) 456-7890. ...

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BRICK BATH Part Ways with Vocalist, Seek Replacement

Pavement/Crash Music recording artists BRICK BATH have officially parted ways with vocalist Joseph McCaw due to irreconcilable differences as well as the singer's ongoing health issues. The band is seeking a permanent replacement and are currently auditioning vocalists through September before they head back out on tour in the fall. Vocalists interested in auditioning should ...

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