MASTERS OF REALITY To Issue Live Album In September

MASTERS OF REALITY—consisting of frontman Chris Goss, drummer John Leamy, bassist Nick Oliveri and guitarist Josh Homme—will release a new live album, entitled Flak And Flight, in September. The CD, which was recorded at various European shows in December 2001, features a guest appearance by former SCREAMING TREES frontman Mark Lanegan on the track "High ...

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MUDVAYNE's RYKNOW On New Album: "We're Not A Changed Band"

MUDVAYNE bassist Ryknow recently spoke to MTV.com about the recording process for the group's as-yet-untitled sophomore CD, which is currently being tracked at a Minneapolis studio with producer David Bottrill (i.e. TOOL, SILVERCHAIR, PETER GABRIEL) for a November 19th release through Epic Records. "It's not going to be light years away from where [the first ...

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SOILWORK Join IN FLAMES/PAIN European Tour

SOILWORK have apparently replaced BLACKSHINE on the upcoming IN FLAMES/PAIN European tour, which is scheduled to kick off on October 7th in Hamburg, Germany and conclude on November 4th in Helsinki, Finland. Confirmed dates are as follows: Oct. 07 - Hamburg, GER @ Docks Oct. 08 - Halle, GER @ Easy Schorre Oct. 09 - ...

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VIO-LENCE To Play MILWAUKEE METALFEST

Despite last week's announcement to the contrary, it now once again appears that reunited San Francisco Bay Area thrashers VIO-LENCE will be performing at this year's Milwaukee Metalfest, scheduled to take place on July 26th and 27th at U.S. Cellular Arena in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. An official confirmation of VIO-LENCE's participation in the event has now ...

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JUDAS PRIEST Tribute CD: "A Tribute To The Priest"

On September 9th, Nuclear Blast Records will be issuing a brand new JUDAS PRIEST tribute album, entitled A Tribute To The Priest. The complete track listing for the CD is as follows (in no particular order): 01. ANNIHILATOR - "Hell Bent For Leather" 02. PRIMAL FEAR - "Metal Gods" 03. WITCHERY - "Riding On The ...

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DISHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Complete Work On "Ahead"

Reunited Austrian death metal veterans DISHARMONIC ORCHESTRA will release their first album in eight years, entitled Ahead, on September 9th through Nuclear Blast Records. Containing 13 tracks, the CD is being described as "harsh metal mixed with industrial elements and fresh samples". Among the titles set to appear on the album are: "Supervision", "Nine9Nine", "Dual ...

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SUTURE To Release Compilation Of Demo Recordings

Louisiana's "sickest death metal act" SUTURE will issue all of their three demos on one disc, under the title Morbid Sculpture, as a self-financed effort later this summer. As previously reported, SUTURE are hard at work on their debut full-length CD, entitled Carnivorous Urge To Kill, for release through underground label Deepsend Records (home of ...

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SALEM'S WYCH Hard At Work On Sophomore Album

Classic US power metallers SALEM'S WYCH are currently finishing up their second album, entitled Through All Eternity, at Jamland Studios in Los Angeles, California. The much anticipated follow-up to Betrayer Of Kings (issued through Metal War Records in 1986) is tentatively set for release in late September/early October. In other news, SALEM'S WYCH will be ...

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