ABSU Part Ways With EQUITANT IFERNAIN

ABSU have parted ways with bassist/vocalist Equitant Ifernain and are currently seeking a replacement. Here is drummer/co-founder Proscriptor McGovern's official statement on the matter: "On behalf of ABSU and myself, we are unfortunate to announce the departure of co-founder/guitarist/bassist/songwriter Equitant Ifernain from the band. Due to several confounding circumstances, Equitant has decided to pursue other ...

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TWICE THE SUN: New Singer Needed

Miami, Florida's "alternative metal" act TWICE THE SUN have parted ways with singer James Partridge and are currently seeking a replacement. Interested parties can call (305) 469-8500 or send an e-mail to [email protected] for more info. As previously reported, TWICE THE SUN recently inked a deal with Roadrunner Records as a joint signing between R2 ...

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THE SERVANTS Finish Mastering "Mostly Monsters" For July Release

San Francisco Bay Area's THE SERVANTS, featuring former MACHINE HEAD/TESTAMENT drummer Chris Kontos, finished mastering their debut album, entitled Mostly Monsters, on June 6th at Bernie Grundman Studios in Hollywood, California and are scheduled to release the effort in July. Pre-orders will be accepted via the group's web site and will include a free, limited-edition ...

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STREET TALK Complete Work On "Restoration"

Swedish hard rock/AOR act STREET TALK have completed work on third album, entitled Restoration, for a September 23rd release through MTM Music. The complete track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Dancer In The Rain 02. In The Arms Of Love 03. Why Is My Heart Feeling Lonely Tonight 04. A Place In ...

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ALFONZETTI To Issue "Machine" In September

ALFONZETTI, the solo project of former SKINTRADE/JAGGED EDGE frontman Matti Alfonzetti (widely regarded as Sweden's finest-ever hard rock vocalist), will issue its sophomore effort, Machine, on September 30th through MTM Music. Among the cuts set to be included on the album are the following: 01. My Machine 02. It Speaks 03. Barbie Doll 04. Happy ...

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Former ANTHRAX Frontman Continues Work On Solo Debut

Former ANTHRAX frontman Neil Turbin is continuing to lay down vocals to his long-awaited solo offering, entitled Threatcon Delta, at California's Jet City Studios for a late 2002 release through Metal Mayhem Records. Among the tracks set to appear on the forthcoming CD are the following: 01. Blue Screen of Death 02. Welcome to the ...

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KULT OV AZAZEL Prepare To Record "Occulus Infernum"

South Florida black metallers KULT OV AZAZEL are writing the material for their next studio opus, entitled Occulus Infernum, for a late 2002/early 2003 release through Arctic Music. The first album with new drummer Goss, the forthcoming CD will mark the first time in two years that the group have written/recorded as a full-functioning band. ...

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