HAMMERFALL Complete DVD, Prepare To Record New CD

HAMMERFALL will enter Holland's Wisseloord Studios with producer Charlie Bauernfeind (i.e. BLIND GUARDIAN, GAMMA RAY, RAGE) in April to begin recording their as-yet-untitled fourth full-length album for a late 2002 release through Nuclear Blast Records. In the meantime, the band have just completed work on their second DVD/VHS, entitled The Second Crusade, containing two and ...

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TROUBLE Online Tribute Album In The Works

Patrick Schlimm from Trouble Heaven, the best source of TROUBLE information on the Internet, is in the process of putting together an online tribute to TROUBLE and would like to invite any interested bands to forward their cover versions of TROUBLE's music for possible inclusion in this very special project. According to Patrick, ...

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FEAR FACTORY In Pre-Production Stage For Next CD

Los Angeles cyber-metallers FEAR FACTORY have completed writing the music for five songs towards the group's next studio CD, which they hope to record during the summer for a late 2002/early 2003 release through Roadrunner Records. Among the already-penned compositions is an as-yet-untitled number that will be used in the new Terminator game that is ...

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COAL CHAMBER To Film Video, Hire Extras

COAL CHAMBER will film a video for the track "Fiend" with director Paul Brown in Los Angeles on Monday, March 4th. Anyone interested in appearing as an extra in the Day Of The Dead-themed clip is being asked to send an e-mail to [email protected] with CC Video in the subject line. 20-40 people will be ...

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SLAVES ON DOPE Launch West Coast Mini-Tour

Canada's SLAVES ON DOPE have lined up the following gigs during March: Mar. 12 – Las Vegas, NV @ House of Blues (w/HATEBREED, HEMLOCK) Mar. 26 – Anaheim, CA @ House of Blues (w/FLAW) Mar. 27 – Hollywood, CA @ The Key Club SLAVES ON DOPE are still looking for a new label home following ...

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YNGWIE MALMSTEEN Becomes NARAS Voting Member

Swedish axe hero YNGWIE MALMSTEEN has officially become a voting member of NARAS (National Association of Recording Arts and Sciences), which is the body of peers that vote on the Grammy Awards. He was presented with a huge membership form and announced as a member by Robyn Hass of the Florida Chapter of NARAS, at ...

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