MANOWAR Make German Chart History With New Single

MANOWAR's new single, Warriors Of The World United, has risen to position #18 on the German single charts during its second week of release, thus marking the highest-ever single chart position for a Nuclear Blast recording artist. The single has also entered the Finnish charts at #7, and is in the Top 50 in Italy, ...

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ARCH ENEMY: Cooking Up New Riffs!

Words of wisdom from ARCH ENEMY guitarist Michael Amott: "We are back home in Sweden after a hectic weekend in the USA, the 2 festivals we played were chaotic, stressful and…FUN! As always, these festivals with a million bands playing are a bit crazy from an organizational point of view, but the shows themselves were ...

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MACABRE Prepare New CD, Remix Rare Classic

MACABRE are in pre-production for their forthcoming studio album, entitled Murder Metal, which will reportedly be “a collection of compositions about very bad people from around the world,” according to a newsletter distributed by the group. “A new song about Fritz Haarman Thee Butcher will be included and will even be sung in German.” In ...

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HATE ETERNAL Drummer To Sell Video Lessons

Due to an overwhelming response for drum lessons from non-Florida residents, HATE ETERNAL drummer Derek Roddy is making plans to release video lessons, which he will sell through mail order, beginning at the end of May. All interested drummers wishing to obtain these video lessons can contact Derek at [email protected] ...

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GRAVES To Make Live Appearance On WSOU

GRAVES, the new band of former MISFITS vocalist Michale Graves, drummer Dr. Chud, guitarist Tom Logan, and ex-FAST TIMES bassist Graham Westfield, will be appearing live on 89.5 WSOU on Wednesday, May 1st between the hours of 8:00 and 10:00 PM. The band will be playing cuts off their soon-to-be-released full-length debut, entitled The Web ...

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DUST TO DUST To Sell New EP At Shows, Via Mail Order

DUST TO DUST have completed work on a new four-song EP called Sick, and will be making it available shortly at the band's shows and via mail order. The CD will reportedly be "enhanced" and will contain lyrics, links and pictures for the computer. The full track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. ...

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Former SKINLAB Guitarist, SYSTEMATIC Bassist Join Forces In PRIMATE

PRIMATE, the San Francisco Bay Area metal band that features in its ranks guitarist Mike Roberts (ex-SKINLAB), bassist Rob Berri (ex-DECEIVED, LEVERAGE), and vocalist Chad Dinan (ex-KAGE), have parted ways with drummer Eric Ruel (ex-MOJAVE GREEN), and have added a second guitarist in the shape of former SYSTEMATIC bassist and ex-PRO-PAIN/SKINLAB axeman Nick St. Denis. ...

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ORDER OF THE ILLUMINATI: "Not For The Weak"

California's ORDER OF THE ILLUMINATI (ex-AGENT STEEL) have nearly completed work on their as-yet-untitled forthcoming CD, which singer Bruce Hall has described as “intense metal—certainly not for the weak”. The full track listing for the album is as follows: 01. Avenger 02. Dead Eyes 03. Earth Under Lucifer 04. Enslaved 05. Forever Black 06. Human ...

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