BRAZEN ABBOT: Line-Up For New CD Revealed

BRAZEN ABBOT, led by guitarist Nikolo Kotzev, have commenced the recording process for the band's new studio album, due at the end of the year. The full line-up of musicians appearing on the 11-song CD is as follows: Joe Lynn Turner (ex-RAINBOW/DEEP PURPLE): vocals Göran Edman (ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN): vocals Jørn Lande (MASTERPLAN/ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN): vocals Mic ...

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MAGOG Get Dissed

Swedish black metallers MAGOG were forced to scrap their plans for a 7" vinyl release via Totentroll Records (a Rage Of Achilles subsidiary) after the group's new song, "...And so Came the Storm", failed to impress the label honchos, who promptly decided to pull the plug on the entire project. Plans still exist for the ...

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SOULFLY: LOGAN MADER Rumor Gets Shot Down

Contrary to reports posted via other Internet sources, SOULFLY have NOT been rejoined by former MACHINE HEAD and current MEDICATION guitarist Logan Mader on the eve of their ongoing European tour. Ex-SNOT guitarist Mikey Doling is by all accounts very much part of the group's line-up and was on hand during the band's appearance last ...

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SLAYER: Live At Finland's PROVINSSI 2002

A video recording of SLAYER performing the tracks "Disciple" and "War Ensemble" at Seinäjoki, Finland's Provinssi 2002 festival on June 15th, along with an interview with guitarist Kerry King, can be viewed in streaming video at this location. You can also download MP3 files of the tracks "Bloodline" and "Postmortem", recorded during the ...

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POWERMAN 5000 Enlist "Tonight The Stars Revolt!" Engineer To Co-Produce New Album

The current line-up of POWERMAN 5000—vocalist Spider One, bassist Siggy Siursen, guitarist Adam Williams (a.k.a. Adam12), drummer Adrian (a.k.a. AD7), and guitarist Mike Tempesta (a.k.a. M.33)— have reportedly spent the last few weeks in pre-production with co-producer Joe Baressi (who had engineered the group's platinum 1999 album, Tonight the Stars Revolt!) and are due to ...

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Former BROKEN HOPE Duo Resurface In INCIVISM

Former BROKEN HOPE guitarist Brian Griffin and bassist Sean Baxter have joined forces in a new project called INCIVISM, which has just finished recording a pre-production demo for the group's upcoming full-length debut, entitled Voluntary Exile. Due to be completed by mid-September at Brian's Quali-Tone Studios, Voluntary Exile will feature 10 tracks of "aggressive death ...

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SOULBENDER: Demo Track Listing Unveiled

SOULBENDER, the new band formed by QUEENSRŸCHE guitarist Michael Wilton, ex-MY SISTER'S MACHINE singer Nick Pollock, guitarist Dave Groves, and drummer Wes Hallam, are currently shopping a recently-completed seven-song CD/demo to various labels in hopes of securing a record contract and issuing the group's debut album in late 2002 or early 2003. The full track ...

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