MADDER MORTEM Enter Studio To Record "Deadlands"

Norway's MADDER MORTEM entered Studio Underground on May 20th to begin recording their third full-length album, entitled Deadlands, for an October 21st release through Century Media Records. According to frontwoman Agnete, the follow-up to 2001's All Flesh Is Grass will contain nine songs and approximately 50-60 minutes of MADDER music, with a sound that the ...

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GRAVES Hook Up With Airwalk Shoes

GRAVES, the new band of former MISFITS vocalist Michale Graves, drummer Dr. Chud, guitarist Tom Logan, and ex-FAST TIMES bassist Graham Westfield, have reportedly signed an endorsement deal with Airwalk shoes. According to the group's official web site, "the shoe is going to feature some horrific GRAVES-like spider webs!" GRAVES' full-length debut, entitled The Web ...

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SENTENCED Debut At German #45!

SENTENCED's latest CD, The Cold White Light, has entered the German Media Control Album chart at position #45. As previously reported, the album debuted on the Finnish Album chart at position #1. ...

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ULTRANOISE Part With Singer, Put New Album On Hold

Australia's ULTRANOISE have parted company with lead vocalist Mazen Sawaqed and have replaced him with an as-yet-undisclosed singer. As a result of this line-up change, the release of the group's already-completed new album, Comprehensive Therapy, has been put on hold. ULTRANOISE are currently in the process of re-writing tracks and developing new songs, which they ...

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MY RUIN's TAIRRIE B: "DINO CAZARES Is A Worthless Piece Of Shit!"

MY RUIN frontwoman Tairrie B, who was previously involved in a romantic relationship with former FEAR FACTORY singer Burton C. Bell, has issued a public statement in response to the recent news of FEAR FACTORY's break-up, focusing, in particular, on her well-publicized hatred for ex-FF axeman Dino Cazares. Here is her statement in its entirety: ...

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YNGWIE MALMSTEEN: "Attack" Recording Line-Up Revealed!

The recording line-up for YNGWIE MALMSTEEN's forthcoming Attack CD has finally been announced. The album, which is currently being produced by Malmsteen and engineered by Tom Fletcher in Miami, Florida, will feature the following musicians: Yngwie J. Malmsteen - bass/guitar and vocals Doogie White (ex-RAINBOW, CORNERSTONE) - vocals Derek Sherinian (ex-DREAM THEATER) - keyboards Patrick ...

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SNAPCASE Set Album Title, Announce Upcoming Live Appearance

SNAPCASE have set End Transmission as the title to the forthcoming follow-up to 2000's Designs For Automotion. The album, which was recorded earlier this spring with Brian McTernan at Salad Days Studios in Washington, DC, will be released this fall through Victory Records. In related SNAPCASE news, the band will be headlining the upcoming SS ...

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