CELTIC FROST's TOM GABRIEL FISCHER Speaks Out On Fate Of Band's Unreleased 1992 Demos

CELTIC FROST mainman Tom Gabriel Fischer recently commented on the possibility of the group's unreleased 1992 demos—recorded during the pre-production sessions for the aborted Under Apollyon's Sun CD—ever being issued on CD and made available to the record-buying public. According to Fischer, “the first 1992 demo was canned by the band, rather immediately after the ...

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AMON AMARTH To Record New Album In August

Sweden's AMON AMARTH are currently writing material for their brand new studio effort, which they are tentatively scheduled to record in August at Berno Studios in Malmo, Sweden for a late 2002/early 2003 release through Metal Blade Records. Currently untitled, the forthcoming CD will include the following cuts, among others: 01. Bloodshed 02. …And Soon ...

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ARCH ENEMY Clean Up At Burrn! Magazine Awards

During their ongoing Japanese tour, Sweden's ARCH ENEMY will be presented with five awards they recently won in the annual Burrn! magazine readers poll. ARCH ENEMY won the awards in the following categories: Best Band: ARCH ENEMY Best Album: Wages Of Sin Best Singer: Angela Gossow Best Drummer: Daniel Erlandsson Shining Star: Angela Gossow In ...

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FOO FIGHTERS Confirmed For T In The Park Festival

FOO FIGHTERS have been confirmed for this year's T In The Park Festival, which is scheduled to take place on Sunday, July 14th in Balado, Scotland. Other bands set to appear at the event include THE HIVES, NO DOUBT, and THE BETA BAND. In related new, TENACIOUS D recently recorded an episode of Mad TV ...

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THE WILDHEARTS Set To Enter Studio To Record Mini-Album

The reformed THE WILDHEARTS will enter the studio on March 26th to record a seven-track mini-album, to be issued in the spring. Among the cuts set to appear on the CD are the following: 01. Vanilla Radio 02. Stormy In The North, Karma In The South 03. Looking For The One "The writing this time ...

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ATHEIST Scrap Reunion Plans, Pursue Separate Projects

Contrary to previous reports, legendary Florida progressive metal act ATHEIST will not be reuniting to record a new studio CD, according to guitarist Rand Burkey. Citing various business and scheduling conflicts, some of which involve the promotional commitments of frontman Kelly Shaefer related to his main band NEUROTICA, ATHEIST have decided against doing a reunion ...

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VICTORY FLAG To Appear On D.R.I. Tribute CD

Cleveland's VICTORY FLAG has been chosen to appear on an upcoming D.R.I. tribute album, which is currently being compiled by D.R.I. guitarist Spike and is set to be issued through Malt Soda Records at the end of the year. VICTORY FLAG will be hitting the studio in the next two weeks to record their version ...

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EIDOLON Live Radio Appearance Scheduled For Later In The Week

Metal Blade recording artists EIDOLON will be conducting a live in-studio interview on CKMS' metal radio show Space In Your Face on Thursday, March 14, 2002 from 10:00 PM until midnight Eastern Time (originating from Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario, Canada on 100.3 FM). The band will be discussing their highly-anticipated album, Coma Nation, which is currently slated ...

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PILSON/LYNCH Prepare To Enter Studio To Record Debut CD

According to former DOKKEN bassist Jeff Pilson, things are progressing amazingly well with his new project featuring ex-DOKKEN guitarist George Lynch (reportedly dubbed PYNCH) and the songs are all written, just a few details here and there to work out. Wait 'till you hear the finished songs. I think it's the best body of work ...

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