IN FLAMES Set Release Date For New CD, Experience "Star Wars" Magic

Sweden's IN FLAMES have set September 3rd as the tentative release date for their as-yet-untitled new album, which was recently completed at Dug-Out Studio in Uppsala, Sweden with producer Daniel Bergstrand (i.e. MESHUGGAH, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, STUCK MOJO). In other news, IN FLAMES got to experience the surreal on their recent North American tour with ...

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IMMOLATION Ink European Deal With Listenable Records

IMMOLATION have signed a three-album European deal with Listenable Records. As previously reported, the group's forthcoming effort, Unholy Cult, will be issued through Olympic Records in North America in late October. According to bassist/vocalist Ross Dolan, "[the new album] is going to sound monstrous! The lyrics turned out really strong, as unholy as ever. You ...

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EXODUS Announce Additional California Appearance

Veteran San Francisco Bay Area thrashers EXODUS will be performing at The Miners Foundry in Nevada City, California on Friday, July 12th. For more info, call (530) 265-0465 or e-mail [email protected] As previously reported, EXODUS will appear alongside DRAGONLORD at The Roadhouse in Sacramento, California on June 7th and at Wacken Open Air festival in ...

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FRED DURST: FILTER's RICHARD PATRICK Is An Ungrateful Sack Of Shit

LIMP BIZKIT singer Fred Durst has slammed FILTER mainman Richard Patrick over a comment Patrick made about Durst and his trying to get together with Christina Aguilera. "Patrick was like, 'Fred fucking ruined the credibility of rock 'n' roll,' Fucking asshole," said Durst in an interview featured in the July 2002 issue of Playboy. "I ...

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STRATOVARIUS' TIMO TOLKKI: We Will Spare No Expense On New Album

STRATOVARIUS guitarist Timo Tolkki has posted the following update on the progress of the recording of their forthcoming CD, entitled Elements Part I: "After spending three weeks in preproduction recording demos and now two weeks at Finnvox [Studios], things are beginning to look a little bit more clear. "We have all been working very hard ...

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HAMMERFALL Go Completely Digital On Forthcoming CD

HAMMERFALL's as-yet-untitled fourth full-length studio album, which is currently being recorded at HELLOWEEN singer Andy Deris' studio Mi Sueno in Tenerife, Spain, is the group's first CD to be recorded completely digitally (i.e. there is no tape involved). "Renegade was done digitally, but still onto DA-88 tapes, so it doesn't quite qualify," stated guitarist Oscar ...

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MISERY INDEX To Issue Special Vinyl Edition Of "Overthrow"

MISERY INDEX, featuring former members of DYING FETUS, will issue a limited-edition 12" vinyl version of their Overthrow mini-album through Good Life Recordings during the summer. This special edition will feature the full Overthrow CD on the first side, while the second side will contain the full recordings from the Emerson College Radio (88.9 WERS) ...

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