SAMMY HAGAR, MICHAEL ANTHONY: Upcoming Jam Schedule

VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony will be joining ex-VH frontman SAMMY HAGAR and THE WABORITAS on stage at the following dates on the second leg of the HAGAR/ROTH tour: Jul. 25 - Ford Center - Oklahoma City, OK Jul. 26 - Sandstone Amphitheater - Kansas City, MO Jul. 28 - Verizon Wireless Amphitheater - San ...

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TYPE O NEGATIVE: No New Album Until 2003

TYPE O NEGATIVE have pushed back the tentative release date of their as-yet-untitled new album to early 2003, according to Roadrunner Records UK. As previously reported, TYPE O NEGATIVE are due to enter Systems 2 studios in Brooklyn, New York in the coming weeks to begin recording the follow-up to 1999's World Coming Down, which ...

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TIAMAT, PAIN To Embark On European Tour

TIAMAT will embark on their second tour of Europe between September 20th and the middle of October. Support at all dates will come from PAIN, featuring HYPOCRISY mainman Peter Tägtgren. Due to "father duty", guitarist Thomas Petersson will not participate in the upcoming trek and will be replaced temporarily by SOUTHFORK axeman Henrik Bergqvist. As ...

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SLAPSHOT Ink Deal With I SCREAM RECORDS

Veteran Boston hardcore act SLAPSHOT will issue their Greatest Hits, Slashes And Crosschecks CD in the US through Bridge 9 Records. An exact release date has yet to be announced. In other news, SLAPSHOT and Oi! side project STARS & STRIPES recently inked a deal with Belgium's I Scream Records and will be issuing new ...

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THROES OF DAWN Postpone Recording Sessions

Finland's THROES OF DAWN have postponed the recording sessions for their next album until November/December. An early 2003 release through Avantgarde/Wounded Love Records is expected. According to the band, "the reason why the studio sessions were postponed is that we felt that we needed more time to rehearse and didn't want to rush things. We ...

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HASTE, CODESEVEN Dates Announced

HASTE and CODESEVEN will be teaming up for the following dates: Jul. 20 - Myrtle Beach, SC @ Surfside Nightlife Jul. 21 - Atlanta, GA @ the Echo Lounge Jul. 22 - Savannah, GA @ the Velvet Lounge Jul. 23 - Raleigh, NC @ the Brewery Jul. 25 - Tampa or St. Petersburg, FL @ ...

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TRANSPORT LEAGUE To Flim Clip For "Disconnect Massconnect"

Sweden's TRANSPORT LEAGUE will soon start filming a video for the track "Disconnect Massconnect", taken from the group's recently-released Grand Amputation EP, which was issued through their own Hoffa Communications via MNW distribution in Scandinavia. The clip will be directed by Patric Ullaeus of Revolver Film and will be completed sometime in August. ...

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EXCITER: Regrouped And Ready To Thrash Again

EXCITER have posted the following message on their official web site: "After months of being dormant since [frontman] Jacques [Belanger]'s departure back in September, EXCITER has regrouped. A couple of months ago, we put the word out that we're searching for a new vocalist. This has generated interest from singers worldwide. Countries such as Germany, ...

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