WRATH: More Live Appearances Announced

Chicago thrashers WRATH will follow up their Classic Metal Fest 4 appearance on May 13 Lansing, IL with two other dates in the Midwest. Confirmed dates are as follows: May 13 – Lansing, IL @ Classic Metal Fest 4 May 14 - McHenry IL @ Lenny The Legends May 15 – Kenosha, WI @ Hattricks ...

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VINDIKATION Finalize Track Listing For Debut CD, Full Song Available For Download

VINDIKATION, the new band featuring former STEEL PROPHET members Jim Williams (guitar) and Karl Rosqvist (drums), vocalist Jason McCrarey (SANCTUS) and keyboardist Rob Rampley (WINDS DIED DOWN), have finished mixing and mastering their debut release, "Chamber of Discontent", with engineer Erik Norlander (AYREON, LANA LANE). The recording features "a unique combination of progressive metal music, ...

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Ex-HEAVENLY Members Form New Band, Seek Singer

Former HEAVENLY members Frédéric Leclercq (guitar), Pierre-Emmanuel Pélisson (bass) and Maxence Pilo (drums) have announced plans to form a new band. "We are currently looking for a singer, influenced by Dio, [John] Corabi, [David] Coverdale, [Graham] Bonnet, that kind of guys," the group write in a statement. "You may ask yourself (and you're absolutely right), ...

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RE: IGNITION To Demo More Material

RE: IGNITION (formerly DEF IGNITION), the new San Francisco Bay Area band led by SKINLAB's Steev Esquivel, have posted the following message on their official web site: "RE:IGNITION is alive! And we want to thank everyone who came out to our first show to help make it a huge success! It was awesome sharing the ...

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ADEMA To Play 'Intimate' Gig In Florida

ADEMA will play a special "intimate" gig at the Gotham Hall in Fort Myers, Florida on Wednesday May 19. Only 200 tickets will be sold. Tickets are available at The Cigar Bar: (239) 337-4662. The band are also scheduled to perform at the Pompano Beach Amphitheatre in Pompano Beach, Florida on May 22. As previously ...

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IN FLAMES, SOILWORK, MNEMIC Confirmed For 'Alone In The Dark' Soundtrack

"Alone In The Dark", the upcoming horror movie based on the popular computer game series, will also feature an appropriate dark soundtrack: The first bands confirmed for it are modern thrash metallers MNEMIC (with the track "Ghost"), Sweden's successful melodic death export IN FLAMES ("The Quiet Place") and Swedish melodic death giants SOILWORK ("Departure Plan"). ...

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HEAVEN SHALL BURN: South American Dates Announced

German melodic death/metalcore act HEAVEN SHALL BURN will be returning to South America in late May for two or three exclusive shows. Confirmed dates are as follows: May 28 – Santiago, CHL @ TBA May 30 - Sao Paulo, BRA @ Liberation Fest V HEAVEN SHALL BURN released their new album, new album, "Antigone", last ...

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VELVET REVOLVER: 'Slither' Video Posted Online

VELVET REVOLVER's video for "Slither", the first single off their upcoming "Contraband" debut, is available for viewing on the MTV.com web site at this location. As previously reported, the "Slither" clip, which was directed by Kevin Kerslake (NIRVANA, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, SONIC YOUTH), follows club kids as they chase through underground tunnels ...

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