CHARON, AFTER FOREVER To Support NIGHTWISH In Europe

Finland's CHARON and Holland's AFTER FOREVER have been confirmed as the opening acts on the upcoming NIGHTWISH headlining tour, which is scheduled to kick off on August 20th in Antwerp, Belgium. The confirmed dates are as follows: Aug. 20 - Antwerpen, BEL @ Hof Ter Lo Aug. 22 - Dortmund, GER @ Westfalenhalle 2 Aug. ...

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KONKHRA Continue Work On New CD, Line Up Live Appearances

Denmark's KONKHRA are currently tracking vocals and lead guitar for their forthcoming CD, which is being recorded at mainman Anders Lundemark's Starstruck Studios for a late 2002 release through an as-yet-undetermined label. In other news, the group are still confirmed for Turkey's Host Open Air festival, despite the recent cancellation of projected headliners BLIND GUARDIAN ...

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Former ELETRIC BOYS Frontman Gets Busy With Side Projects

Former ELECTRIC BOYS mainman Conny Bloom is in Stockholm writing and recording songs for an upcoming solo project and the score for a Swedish movie. In addition, he has been doing production work for HENRIK LEVY and CRUCIFIED BARBARA, and recording with Swedish movie star/singer Regina Lund for the tribute to NATIONALTEATERN, which was recently ...

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FONY To Issue "Routine Irregular", Lens Video Clip

Britain's FONY will release their debut album, entitled Routine Irregular, through Copro Records imprint Casket Music on Monday, May 6th. Recorded over a five-week period at Philia Studios in Oxon with producer Martin Barbour, the upcoming CD displays a wealth of nu-core and barbaric metal, with twists and turns aplenty, according to an official press ...

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INFERNAL MAJESTY: The Canadian Metal Veterans Return To Action

The current line-up of the classic Canadian metal act INFERNAL MAJESTYguitarist Steve Terror, vocalist Chris Bailey, guitarist Kenny Hallman, bassist Kiel Wilson, and drummer Kris DeBoerwill be performing tonight (May 4th) at Studebakers Cabaret in Vancouver, British Columbia. Also appearing on the bill are VOLATILE, SEVERED SERENITY, and STONE HEAD. INFERNAL MAJESTY recently recorded a ...

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WASHOE: ENTOMBED/MISERY LOVES CO. Project To Get Busy During Summer

Sweden's WASHOE, the new band formed by ENTOMBED guitarist Uffe Cederlund and three former members of MISERY LOVES CO. (vocalist Patrik Wirn, bassist Patrik Thorngren and drummer Olle Dahlstedt), are planning on spending the summer writing and hopefully recording songs, according to Wirn. We did meet up for a rehearsal in Stockholm a couple of ...

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