SETH Part With Singer, Announce Replacement

French black metal band SETH have parted ways with guitarist/vocalist Nacht and have replaced him with a man presently known as Black Messiah (presumably not his real name). The group's current line-up is as follows: Heimoth on guitars, Alsvid on drums, Helldryk on bass, and Black Messiah on vocals. SETH will perform the following dates ...

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LORD BELIAL, INISISION, THRONEAEON, Others Confirmed For Sweden's LINKÖPING METAL FESTIVAL

LORD BELIAL, INSISION, THRONEAEON, VOMITORY and SATANIC SLAUGHTER are among the artists confirmed for this year's Linköping Metal Festival, which is scheduled to take place on November 1-2 in Linköping, Sweden. The current running order for the event looks as follows: Friday, November 1 22:50-23:30 LORD BELIAL 21:50-22:30 INSISION 20:50-21:30 THRONEAEON 20:00- 20:30 CORPORATION 187 ...

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TESTAMENT: New Photos Posted Online

A bunch of photos of TESTAMENT members Chuck Billy (vocals), Eric Peterson (guitar) and Steve Smyth (guitar), taken during their live appearance on 107.7 The Bone's "Metal Zone" show with host Billy Steel on Friday, September 20th, have been posted online at this location. ...

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MISERY INDEX Announce New Guitarist, Drummer

MISERY INDEX have announced the permanent addition of second guitarist Bruce Greig (DYING FETUS, TOGETHER WE FALL, NEXT STEP UP) and drummer Matt Byers to the group's lineup following the departures of Mike Harrison and Kevin Talley, respectively. Harrison reportedly left the group on amicable terms last spring due to his dislike for the touring ...

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ULTRANOISE To Record New Demo

Australia's ULTRANOISE will head into the studio in mid-October to record a four-song demo with new lead vocalist Gus Megaritty (who replaced Mazen Sawaqed earlier in the year). The band have spent the past couple of months re-writing tracks from the group's already-completed new album, Comprehensive Therapy, and developing new songs, which they hope to ...

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MOTOGRATER Dropped By NO NAME RECORDS?

Santa Barbara, California-based quintet MOTOGRATER are rumored to have parted ways with No Name/Elektra Records before a single note has been released through the label. An official confirmation on the matter has yet to be made. MOTOGRATER recently entered a Vancouver, British Columbia studio with producer GGGarth Richardson (MUDVAYNE, RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE, SPINESHANK) to ...

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