IN FLAMES Tracking Drums For Next CD

IN FLAMES have just entered Dug-Out Studio in Uppsala, Sweden with producer Daniel Bergstrand (i.e. MESHUGGAH, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, STUCK MOJO) and are presently laying down the drums tracks for their next CD, due out in the summer through Nuclear Blast Records. The as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2000's Clayman will reportedly be tracked and mixed over ...

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420 MONKS Demo Details, Upcoming Shows Announced

Atlanta's 420 MONKS, featuring former STUCK MOJO frontman Bonz, ex-CHUM (Puerto Rico) drummer Carlos Torres, ex-ERACISM bassist David Saunders, guitarist John B., and former PUBLIC ENEMY touring DJ DJ Lord, will shortly begin shopping a four-song demo culled from the band's ongoing album recordings to interested labels with a view toward securing a record contract ...

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STONE TEMPLE PILOTS Bassist Speaks Out On Upcoming Solo CD

STONE TEMPLE PILOTS bassist Robert DeLeo recently offered the following update on the status of his long-awaited solo album: “I am compiling a number of songs that have not made their way onto STP records—not because they're bad songs—just because they never found a place. Though they're different from STP, they still mean a lot ...

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ONE MINUTE SILENCE Confirmed For Essential Festival

Britain's ONE MINUTE SILENCE have been confirmed for the “Indie Rock” day at Essential Festival, which is scheduled to take place on May 5th in Bristol. Other artists set to appear at the event include ADF, THERAPY, HUNDRED REASONS, SIX BY SEVEN, SICK OF IT ALL, CAPDOWN, GUTTERMOUTH, TRICKY, and REEF. ...

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THE REVOLUTION SMILE Ink Six-Album Deal With Flawless Records

THE REVOLUTION SMILE, featuring former FAR guitarist Shaun Lopez on guitar/vocals, have signed a six-album deal with Flawless Records, the label headed up by LIMP BIZKIT frontman Fred Durst. The band hopes to enter the studio in late spring to begin recording their Flawless debut for an early 2003 release. In the meantime, THE REVOLUTION ...

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SLAYER Confirmed For Germany's BANG YOUR HEAD Festival

SLAYER have been confirmed as one of the co-headliners at this year's Bang Your Head festival, which is scheduled to take place in Balingen, Germany on June 28th and 29th. Two more co-headlining acts have yet to be confirmed for the event, which will be preceded by a “warm-up” show at Rockdisco WOM in Balingen ...

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