TOBIAS SAMMET: I Am In Love With AVANTASIA Part II

EDGUY frontman Tobias Sammet has issued the following statement regarding the forthcoming release of AVANTASIA Part II, the follow-up to his critically-acclaimed The Metal Opera debut, which featured guest appearances from some of metal's brightest stars, including ex-HELLOWEEN singer Michael Kiske and ex-ANGRA/current SHAMAN frontman Andre Matos, among others: As announced a few weeks ago, ...

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VIRGIN STEELE's DAVID DEFEIS: We Are The TRUE New Metal

Modesty is not one of VIRGIN STEELE frontman David DeFeis's stronger traits. Here's David offering his views on VIRGIN STEELE's current standing in the metal genre, as reported by Good Times in their April 24 May 6 issue: I honestly feel that what we are doing in VIRGIN STEELE is the true new metal, because ...

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UNLEASHED Explain Absence Of VENOM Cover From New CD

Swedish death metal veterans UNLEASHED have issued the following official statement explaining the reasons for the exclusion of the group's cover-of-sorts of VENOM's "Black Metal"re-dubbed "Death Metal" and featuring different lyrics to the originalfrom the band's soon-to-be-issued (in the US) comeback release, entitled Hell's Unleashed: There have been questions of why the song 'Death Metal' ...

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SEX PISTOLS To Reissue "God Save The Queen" Single

Legendary UK punk outfit SEX PISTOLS will re-release their classic "God Save The Queen" single on May 27th through Virgin Records to coincide with the Queen's Golden Jubilee celebrations in Britain. Marking 25 years to the day when the original single was released, the track will be backed by a remixed version of the song ...

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METALLIBASH 2002: A Celebration Of All Things METALLICA

Metallibash 2002, a celebration of all things METALLICA, is scheduled to be held on July 13th at the Great American Music Hall in San Francisco. Planned for the event are the following: 7:00PM - Meet and Greet at GAMH, Fan2Fan 8:00PM - Bootleg Trading 9:00PM - MetClub Rep! 10:00PM - Raffles and Giveaways 11:00PM - ...

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