SEPULTURA: "Under A Pale Grey Sky" Final Track Listing Unveiled

SEPULTURA's forthcoming live album, Under A Pale Grey Sky, is set for a September 17th release through Roadrunner Records. A recorded document of the last-ever performance of the classic SEPULTURA line-up of Max Cavalera (guitar/vocals), Igor Cavalera (drums), Andreas Kisser (guitar) and Paulo Pinto Jr. (bass), which took place at Brixton Academy in London on ...

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ACHERON's VINCENT CROWLEY Joins INCANTATION

INCANTATION have announced that Vincent Crowley (i.e. ACHERON/WOLFEN SOCIETY) has officially joined the band and will be making his debut live appearance with the group at the upcoming Summer Blasphemy 2002 tour (also featuring IMPALED, DECAPITATED, VEHEMENCE, and DEAD TO FALL). INCANTATION have reportedly been working with Vincent since returning from the Upheaval of Blasphemy ...

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MANNHAI Prepare To Record Sophomore CD

Finnish "stoner rockers" MANNHAI, featuring former AMORPHIS bassist Oppu Laine and ex-XYSMA frontman Joanitor Muurinen, are scheduled to enter the studio in early August to record the follow-up to last year's The Sons Of Yesterday's Black Grouse CD, tentatively entitled Evil Under the Sun, for a late 2002 release through Spinefarm Records. In other news, ...

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SHAMAN To Appear On Brasil 2000 FM

Brazil's SHAMAN, featuring former ANGRA members Andre Matos (vocals), Luis Mariutti (bass) and Ricardo Confessori (drums), will appear on the Brazilian radio show Programa Backstage via Brasil 2000 FM on Sunday, July 14th between 9:00 PM and 12:00 AM. The band will play tracks from their soon-to-be-released Ritual CD in addition to being interviewed by ...

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U.D.O.: European Itinerary Revealed

U.D.O., led by former ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider, have added the following appearances to their current itinerary: Jul. 27 – Rieneck, GER @ Rock am Tunnel Aug. 03 – Wacken, GER @ Wacken Open Air Festival Aug. 17 – Crete, GRE @ National Stadium Aug. 23 – Barcelona, SPA @ Ripollet Festival Nov. 06 – ...

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PITCHSHIFTER Line Up UK Tour

PITCHSHIFTER will embark on a UK tour in the fall—the group's first in support of their recently-released P.S.I. album. Confirmed dates are as follows: Sep. 20 – Belfast, IRE @ Limelight Sep. 21 – Dublin, IRE @ Ambassador Sep. 22 – Cork, UK @ Nancy Spains Sep. 24 – Glasgow, UK @ Garage Sep. 25 ...

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SUMMER BLASPHEMY 2002: First Batch Of Dates Announced

The first batch of dates for the forthcoming Summer Blasphemy 2002 tour, featuring INCANTATION, IMPALED, DECAPITATED, VEHEMENCE, and DEAD TO FALL, have been announced. They are as follows: Jul. 25 - Columbus, OH @ Al Rosa Villa Jul. 26 - Milwaukee, WI @ US Cellular Arena Jul. 29 - Woodbridge NJ @ Packees Pub Jul. ...

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JOE LYNN TURNER: RITCHIE BLACKMORE Was Approached To Play On HTP CD

Former RAINBOW/DEEP PURPLE guitarist Ritchie Blackmore was approached to play on the debut album from HUGHES TURNER PROJECT (a.k.a. HTP)—the collaboration between ex-RAINBOW/DEEP PURPLE singer Joe Lynn Turner and former DEEP PURPLE/BLACK SABBATH vocalist Glenn Hughes—but the plan never panned out, Turner has revealed via his official newsletter. "We did approach Ritchie's management [about playing ...

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DEMON DRIVE Finish Recording New CD

German melodic rockers DEMON DRIVE (formerly known as CASANOVA) have completed the recordings for their new album, tentatively entitled …Four Play, for a spring 2003 release. In other news, the group's version of the KISS track "What Makes The World Go 'Round" will be appearing on the upcoming tribute album consisting of nothing but songs ...

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