SATARIEL Acquire New Management, Commence Work On Next CD

Sweden's SATARIEL have secured new management in the shape of Metal Fortress and are currently writing material for their third album, tentatively titled Hydra. As they did on last year's Phobos & Deimos, SATARIEL will be utilizing the services of producer Daniel Bergstrand (i.e. STUCK MOJO, MESHUGGAH, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD) at Dug-Out Studio in Uppsala, ...

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VISION OF DISORDER's DRAG: More Details Revealed

More information has surfaced about the recently-recorded debut demo from DRAG, the new band featuring VISION OF DISORDER guitarist Matt Baumbach and vocalist Tim Williams. The tape, which was recorded and mixed by current SEBASTIAN BACH/former ANTHRAX guitarist Paul Crook and ex-NUCLEAR ASSAULT bassist Scott Metaxas at Wayne Manor studios in Neshanic, New Jersey, actually ...

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MALEVOLENT CREATION To Record "The Will To Kill" In July

Florida death metal veterans MALEVOLENT CREATION are set to enter Greenhouse FX Studios in Tampa, Florida on July 10th with producer Jean-Francois Dagenais (i.e. guitarist/producer for Canada's KATAKLYSM) to record their eighth full-length album, entitled The Will To Kill. The group's first release to feature new vocalist Kyle Symons (HATE PLOW) and drummer Justin DiPinto ...

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IRON MONKEY DVD Plans Scrapped Following Lead Singer's Death

Earache Records have scrapped plans to release an IRON MONKEY DVD following the death of former vocalist Johnny Morrow. As previously reported, Johnny died on Saturday through heart failure brought on by his long-standing kidney problems, the day after his debut London show with his new band MURDER ONE. Founder and owner of Earache, Digby ...

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MACABRE European Dates Announced

MACABRE have lined up the following European shows during August: Aug. 03 – Wacken, GER @ Wacken Open Air Aug. 09 - Arnhem, NETH @ Goudvishal Aug. 10 – Weert, NETH @ Bosuil Aug. 11 - Rotterdam, NETH @ Baroeg ...

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THE QUILL To Tour Holland In July

Sweden's THE QUILL, who recently released their third full-length CD, entitled Voodoo Caravan, through SPV/Steamhammer Records, will embark on a mini-tour of Holland during July. The confirmed dates are as follows: July 11 - Den Helder, NETH @ De Engel, July 12 - Beverwijk, NETH @ The Rose, July 13 - Weert, NETH @ Bospop ...

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ANTHRAX's SCOTT IAN Reacts To JOHN ENTWISTLE's Death

ANTHRAX guitarist Scott Ian has posted the following message in response to the news of the recent passing of THE WHO bassist John Entwistle: "I was completely shocked today when Lonn Friend called to tell me that The Ox, John Entwistle had died in Vegas. Absolutely stunned. The man was a giant among men. The ...

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