SEPULTURA Complete Demo Recordings For Upcoming EP

SEPULTURA have finished a pre-production recording of five cover tracks to be included on their upcoming mini-EP, which is scheduled to be tracked beginning on July 25th at Trama studios in São Paulo, Brazil with producer Steve Evetts (i.e. EARTH CRISIS, SNAPCASE). An October release through an as-yet-undetermined label is expected. The following songs were ...

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Ex-STEEL PROPHET Frontman To Focus Exclusively On TARAXACUM

Ex-STEEL PROPHET frontman Rick Mythiasin will concentrate completely on his German/American band TARAXACUM following his departure from the former group, according to an official statement issued by TARAXACUM founder and EDGUY bassist Tobias Exxel. "Rick's German bandmates [in] TARAXACUMTobias Exxel [guitar/bass], Franky Wolf [drums] and Ferdy Doernberg [keyboards]—are already very busy with writing new songs ...

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YNGWIE MALMSTEEN: "Attack" Track Listing Unveiled

YNGWIE MALMSTEEN has set September 4th as the Japanese release date of his latest studio album, entitled Attack, through Canyon International Records. A US release date has not yet been finalized. The complete track listing for Attack is as follows: 01. Razor Eater 02. Rise Up 03. Valley Of The Kings 04. Ship Of Fools ...

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NEVERMORE Cancel WARPED Dates

NEVERMORE have been forced to cancel their appearance on a portion of the ongoing Warped tour due to undisclosed "circumstances," according to the group's official web site. "The band would like to apologize to the fans and stress that they look forward to seeing everybody on the next US tour." The affected Warped dates are ...

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Former SUNDOWN/CEMETARY Mainman To Record Under His Own Name

After years of dedicated service in various bands and "projects", former CEMETARY/SUNDOWN mainman Mathias Lodmalm appears determined to use his own name for his future recordings, none of which are likely to bear any musical resemblance to his previous outings. Says Lodmalm: "After many years of tweaking, writing, nervous breakdowns and about a million project ...

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GUNS N' ROSES: PAUL HUGE Out, PSYCHEDELIC FURS Axeman In

GUNS N' ROSES have replaced guitarist Paul Huge (a.k.a. Paul Tobias) with ex-LOVE SPIT LOVE/PSYCHEDELIC FURS axeman Richard Fortus, according to Allstar. A press release confirming GNR's just-announced London Arena show fails to mention Huge, and instead lists Fortus' name as a third guitarist. Sources close to the FURS have reportedly confirmed that he has ...

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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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