UNLEASHED Finish Recording New Album

Swedish death metal legends UNLEASHED have finished recording their new album, due later in the year through Century Media Records. "We are currently analyzing the final details before the mixing and mastering," mainman Johnny Hedlund writes on the band's web site. "We are naturally very excited about it all. We are also looking forward to ...

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CAMPBELL, BAIN, MENZA Among Special Guests Performing At L.A. Gig

Phil Campbell (MOTÖRHEAD), Jimmy Bain (ex-DIO, RAINBOW), and Nick Menza (ex-MEGADETH) are among the special guests scheduled to perform on Friday, March 19 at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles. The occasion is the birthday party of DARK32 rhythm guitarist D*stortion, who has requested an all-star tribute to the life of Mutly Pillbox, D*stortion's ...

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MISTELTEIN Confirmed For Sweden's MEGA METAL FESTIVAL

Swedish black metallers MISTELTEIN have been booked to perform at Mega Metal Festival 2004 in Stockholm on August 20. As previously announced, MISTELTEIN are currently searching for a new lead vocalist before entering the studio to begin recording their third full-length album. According to the band, the chosen singer "will be fully participating on all ...

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BLACK SABBATH Drummer Releases New Solo Track

BLACK SABBATH drummer Bill Ward has made available another track from his long-awaited "Beyond Aston" solo album as a free download via his official web site. Says Bill, "We've been hard at work in the studio completing mixes for 'Beyond Aston', and I wanted to share one of the new songs with you now. The ...

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IN THE NAME OF…: More Live Dates Announced

Australia's IN THE NAME OF… (formerly CRYOGENIC), currently based in Los Angeles, will be performing tonight (March 9) at the Knitting Factory in Hollywood. Also set to appear are PATIENCE WORTH and DOWN WORD. The group will also be supporting METAL SKOOL on March 29 at The Viper Room in West Hollywood. IN THE NAME ...

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The OSBOURNES Vacation In Honolulu

The Osbournes landed in Hawaii over the weekend to shoot a new episode of their MTV show at a resort in Honolulu. Jack enjoyed kayaking and swimming with two beautiful girlfriends — under Ozzy's surveillance. Ozzy was also photographed cuddling a young baby during breakfast. Check out pictures from Colourpress and

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