RING OF FIRE Record Japanese Shows For Upcoming DVD

RING OF FIRE, led by former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN frontman Mark Boals, reportedly recorded several of the shows from their recent Japanese tour for an upcoming DVD, which is due to be released in the coming months. Boals' touring band consisted of guitarist Tony Macalpine, drummer Virgil Donati, keyboardist Vitalij Kuprij, and bassist Philip Bynoe. ...

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AYREON's ARJEN LUCASSEN: Guest Appearances Galore

AYREON mastermind Arjen Lucassen (ex-BODINE, VENGEANCE) has recorded guest appearances on WICKED SENSATION's "Reflected" (due to appear on the German band's forthcoming MTM Records release), CLIVE NOLAN & OLIVER WAKEMAN's "The Hound of the Baskervilles", and AFTER FOREVER's "Who Wants to live Forever" (QUEEN cover version). ...

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FREEDOM CALL Confirmed For SWEDEN ROCK

Germany's FREEDOM CALL are the latest act to have been confirmed for this year's Sweden Rock festival, which is scheduled to take place on Friday, June 7th and Saturday, June 8th in Slvesborg, Sweden. Other artists scheduled to appear at the event include HALFORD, SAXON, MOTRHEAD, VIRGIN STEELE, TED NUGENT and CANDLEMASS. ...

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MORDRED Announce Upcoming Gigs

The reunited San Francisco Bay Area funk-metallers MORDRED, featuring vocalist Scott Holderby, bassist Art Libbon, guitarist James Sanguinetti, DJ/keboardist Aaron Pause Vaughn, and drummer Gannon Hall, are scheduled to perform at The Bourbon Street Bar And Grill in Concord, California on March 8th. The group are also set to play at The Pound in San ...

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EDGUY To Head Down Under Following Japanese Tour

German melodic metallers EDGUY have announced the dates for their forthcoming Australian tour and a few changes/additions to their upcoming Japanese trek. Here are the new/revised dates: May 02 - Osaka, JAP @ On Air (w/RHAPSODY) May 04 - Nagoya, JAP @ Bottom Line (w/RHAPSODY) May 05 - Tokyo, JAP @ Club Citta (w/RHAPSODY) May ...

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MARILYN MANSON: New Album Has No Resemblance To What People Are Expecting

MARILYN MANSON has completed work on 11 songs for their upcoming album, which is currently being recorded at a Los Angeles studio for a tentative late spring/early summer release through Nothing/Interscope Records. According to the singer, [the new material] has no resemblance to what most critical prophets of the identity-free forum [i.e. MARILYN MANSON's official ...

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