VADER To Embark On South American Tour

Polish death metallers VADER will embark on a seven-date South American tour during December. Confirmed shows are as follows: Dec. 13 – Florianópolis, BRA @ TBA Dec. 14 - Sao Paulo, BRA @ TBA Dec. 15 - Rio de Janeiro, BRA @ TBA Dec. 17 – Bogotá, COL @ TBA Dec. 20 - Brasília, BRA ...

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THE PROJECT HATE To Sign New Record Deal, Re-Record Early Album

Sweden's THE PROJECT HATE, featuring Jörgen Sandström of ENTOMBED/GRAVE fame on lead vocals, are on the verge of signing a two-album deal with Holland's Mascot Records. "We hope for a good co-operation [between the band and the label]," stated guitarist Lord K (a.k.a. Kenth Philipson). "Anything is better than [previous label] Massacre anyways." In other ...

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SATYRICON: No European Tour Until January

Norway's SATYRICON have abandoned plans to tour continental Europe at the end of this year and are currently planning on launching a full Euro trek in January/February. "We wanted to do the tour this year, but it proved itself impossible as the booking agent in charge was not capable of setting up a proper tour ...

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JUDAS PRIEST: 'Live In London' Track Listing Unveiled

JUDAS PRIEST's upcoming "Live In London" two-CD set, recorded during the group's appearance at the London Brixton Academy on Dec. 19, 2001, will contain the following track listing: 01. Metal Gods 02. Heading Out To The Highway* 03. Grinder* 04. Touch Of Evil 05. Blood Stained 06. Victim Of Changes 07. The Sentinel* 08. One ...

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DREAM EVIL To Issue 'Evilized' In January

Sweden's DREAM EVIL, featuring acclaimed producer Fredrik Nordström (HAMMERFALL, IN FLAMES, DIMMU BORGIR, SPIRITUAL BEGGARS, etc.) and drummer Snowy Shaw (KING DIAMOND, MERCYFUL FATE, MEMENTO MORI, NOTRE DAME), have set Jan. 27, 2003 as the release date through Century Media Records for their sophomore CD, titled "Evilized". Among the song titles set to appear on ...

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GENITORTURERS Provide Soundtrack Score For "Vampire Clan"

Florida's GENITORTURERS, featuring former MORBID ANGEL frontman David "Evil D" Vincent on bass, have provided the soundtrack score for "Vampire Clan", the "horrific true-crime story of a group of kids who claimed to be real-life vampires," according to the group's official web site. "They drank each other's blood, practiced the black arts, and studied the ...

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DARK ANGEL Cancel Reunion Tour!

The reformed DARK ANGEL — featuring guitarists Jim Durkin and Eric Meyer, vocalist Ron Rinehart, and drummer Gene Hoglan (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD) — have cancelled their previously-announced West Coast tour, originally set to take place in December, due to "scheduling conflicts." "Our schedules were way off at this point, and we don't want to do ...

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GODSMACK Frontman's Early Recordings With MELIAH RAGE To Be Released

GODSMACK frontman Sully Erna is featured as a drummer on the forthcoming release of a 1992 demo recording by Massachusetts-based power metallers MELIAH RAGE. Titled "Unfinished Business" (view artwork here), the original recording was never officially released and was initially used for shopping purposes following the group's split with Epic Records, who issued ...

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