LEADFOOT To Release 'We Drink For Free' In October

North Carolina's LEADFOOT, who feature in their ranks former C.O.C. vocalist Karl Agell and bassist Phil Swisher, will release their third full-length album, entitled We Drink For Free, on October 7th through Lunasound Recordings. The CD was recorded earlier in the year with the help of Grammy Award-nominated engineer Mark Williams. ...

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VIO-LENCE To Issue New CD Through Label Of Former EXODUS Manager

Reunited San Francisco Bay Area thrashers VIO-LENCE will likely issue their next studio album through a new label entity formed by former EXODUS manager Toni Isabella and one-time Capitol Records A&R executive Rachel Matthews (who signed EXODUS and RIGOR MORTIS to the label back in the late '80s), guitarist Phil Demmel has told BLABBERMOUTH.NET. Demmel ...

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COURTNEY LOVE Reveals More Than Expected During MTV2 Appearance

The following article appeared in yesterday's edition of the New York Post: MTV's ongoing social experimentation on the nation's youth continued last night as Courtney Love kicked off MTV2's 24 Hours of Love — wearing exactly what she wore the night before at a Fashion Week after-party at Lotus. But Love, who was set to ...

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D.R.I. Ink Deal With BEER CITY RECORDS

D.R.I. have inked a deal with Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based Beer City Records and will shortly reissue their back catalog in CD-enhanced form through the label. According to the band's official web site, "The Dirty Rotten LP/CD will be released soon (October-November) with even more bonus tracks added to it. A couple of songs from the Vats ...

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CONSTRUCDEAD Part Ways With Vocalist

Sweden's CONSTRUCDEAD, featuring TERROR 2000 drummer Erik Thyselius, have amicably parted ways with vocalist Jonas Sandberg and are currently seeking a replacement. "There's no bad blood between us," reads a statement on the band's official web site. "We wish Jonas all the best and good luck in the future!! Feel free to mail him at: ...

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DUSKFALL Sign With BLACK LOTUS RECORDS

Luleå, Sweden-based DUSKFALL have inked a deal with Greek label Black Lotus Records and are scheduled to enter Dug-Out studio in Uppsala on September 23rd to begin recording their debut album, entitled Frailty. An early 2003 release is expected. ...

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THE 69 EYES Announce European Dates

Finland's THE 69 EYES have announced the dates for their upcoming European tour. They are as follows: Oct. 11 – Hamburg, GER @ Schlahthof Oct. 12 - Köln, GER @ Live Music Hall Oct. 13 - Bochum, GER @ Zeche Oct. 14 - Osnabruck, GER @ Hyde Park Oct. 15 - Berlin, GER @ Columbia ...

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THERION To Issue Live Album

Sweden's THERION will issue a live CD, entitled Live In Midgard, on September 30th through Nuclear Blast Records. Recorded at shows in Colombia, Hungary and Germany, Live In Midgard was laid down "totally live without any overdubs not to destroy the live feeling at all," according to an official press release. The full track listing ...

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MORBID ANGEL To Re-Release Early Classics

MORBID ANGEL will be re-issuing their classic Altars of Madness and Blessed Are The Sick albums shortly. The albums will be remastered and will include personal liner notes from guitarist/main songwriter Trey Azagthoth. Also included will be the rarely seen videos for "Immortal Rites" (to be added to the Altars... release) and "Blessed Are The ...

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