COAL CHAMBER Frontman To Host Radio Show

COAL CHAMBER/DEATHRIDE frontman Dez Fafara has been offered a radio show by XM Sattelite Radio, a national radio service for the car which launched its operations several months ago. "We're getting ready to start work on it in the next two weeks," stated Dez. "Well be playing great music and for our first interview hope ...

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GRAVE DIGGER Re-Sign With NUCLEAR BLAST RECORDS

GRAVE DIGGER have re-signed with Nuclear Blast Records for several more albums following the expiration of their most recent short-term agreement with the label. GRAVE DIGGER are currently finishing up pre-production for their forthcoming CD, which will be recorded between October and December at Principal Studios near Muenster, Germany. The Resetti Brothers and GRAVE DIGGER ...

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MALEVOLENT CREATION Complete New CD, Offer Free Download

MALEVOLENT CREATION have completed work on their eighth full-length album, entitled The Will To Kill, at Mana Studios in Tampa, Florida. Engineered by Shawn Ohtani and mixed by KATAKLYSM guitarist Jean-Francois Dagenais, the album — the group's first to feature HATE PLOW singer Kyle Simmons — reportedly contains "40 minutes of pure grinding DEATH METAL ...

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ROB ZOMBIE Teams Up With SPENCER GIFTS To Take Over Halloween

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Spencer Gifts, LLC, the world's headquarters for Halloween, is ready for the arrival of rock star Rob Zombie's Carnival of Souls promotion this Halloween! The Carnival of Souls is being led to life Friday the 13th of September by the headmaster Rob Zombie, Spencer ...

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OLD MAN'S CHILD Change New CD Title

Norway's OLD MAN'S CHILD, featuring DIMMU BORGIR members Galder (guitarist) and Nick Barker (drums, also in LOCKUP), have changed the projected title of their recently-completed new CD to In Defiance Of Existence from the originally-announced Infidel. The album, which includes several guest solos by DREAM EVIL guitarist Gus G., is set to be released through ...

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DYING FETUS: Bus Company Is To Blame For Dutch Gig Cancellation

DYING FETUS have posted the following explanation for the cancellation of the group's show in Hardenberg, Holland, originally scheduled to take place this past weekend: "We sincerely apologize to anyone who came out to the Hardenberg show and found it was cancelled. It was honestly not our fault, it was completely out of our control, ...

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THE BLUEPRINT Line Up UK Dates

THE BLUEPRINT, the Nottingham, UK-based group consisting of former PITCHSHIFTER guitarist Matt Grundy, ex-EARTHTONE9 singer Karl Middleton, PITCHSHIFTER bassist Mark Clayden, CONSUMED guitarist Will Burchell and CONSUMED drummer Chris Billam, have lined up the following dates in early November: Nov. 01 – London, UK @ Electrowerkz Nov. 02 - Aldershot, UK @ West End Nov. ...

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METALLICA: New Song Snippets Posted Online

An MP3 file containing two new METALLICA song snippets, both of which appear in the latest video on the group's official web site, has been posted online at this location (right-click and choose "Save Target As"). The MP3 features producer Bob Rock's presentation of two short clips: the song that is known as ...

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