DISMEMBER, SINISTER, Others To Blitz Europe During Summer

Holland's SINISTER, Sweden's DISMEMBER, NECROPHOBIC, SATARIEL, Denmark's MERCENRARY and Norway's BLOOD RED THRONE will join forces in June for the Generation Armageddon Festival I European tour. The confirmed dates for the package are as follows: Jun. 20 Stockholm, SWE @ TBA Jun. 21 Copenhagen, DEN @ TBA Jun. 22 Berlin, GER @ TBA Jun. 23 ...

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SOULFLY Premier New Material At Mexico City Gig

SOULFLY premiered two new songsDownstroy and Seek 'N' Strikeat their last gig of 2001 at Salon 21 in Mexico City on December 15th. Performing in front of a packed house of 7,000, SOULFLY played the following tracks (in no particular order): 01. Back To The Primitive 02. No Hope = No Fear 03. Spit 04. ...

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MEGADETH Set To "Kill" Again In February

The remixed and remastered version of MEGADETH's debut CD, Killing Is My Business...And Business Is Good! , which was issued in its original form back in 1985, will be released through Loud Records on February 5th. While the official track listing for the reworked edition does not include MEGADETH's cover of the Nancy Sinatra classic ...

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Former SKINLAB Axeman Resurfaces In PRIMATE

Former SKINLAB guitarist Mike Roberts has resurfaced in a brand new San Francisco Bay Area metal act called PRIMATE. The group, which performed its first show on December 1st, is completed by bassist Rob Berri (ex-DECEIVED, LEVERAGE), drummer Eric Ruel (ex-MOJAVE GREEN), and vocalist Chad Dinan (ex-KAGE). According to Roberts, if you like the first ...

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SLIPKNOT's Taylor On BBC Radio One

Britain's BBC Radio One has posted an entire interview with SLIPKNOT frontman Corey Taylor, conducted over the summer for a special documentary but ultimately shelved due to its length, for listening in streaming Real Audio at this location. The interview covers, among other subjects, Corey's childhood, teenage substance abuse, school life, the singer's ...

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SICK SPEED, FOZZY Hit West Coast

Atlanta's SICK SPEED, featuring ex-STUCK MOJO guitarist Rich Ward and drummer Bud Fontsere, and FOZZY (which includes in its line-up Ward, Fontsere and WWF wrestler Chris Jericho) will appear at The Shack in Anaheim, California on Friday January 18th. The show will also serve as a showcase for SICK SPEED, who are still seeking a ...

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MALEVOLENT CREATION Prepare To "Kill", Embark On European Tour

Florida death metallers MALEVOLENT CREATION are in the process of writing the material for their upcoming studio album, tentatively entitled The Will To Kill. In the meantime, the group have announced the dates for their upcoming European tour with IMPALED NAZARENE and CATASTROPHIC and the subsequent No Mercy Festivals 2002 (also featuring IMMORTAL, HYPOCRISY, VADER, ...

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