DESTRYER 666 Announce Release Date For "Cold Steel..." CD

Australia's DESTRYER 666 are holed up in a studio in Marseille, France with producer Terje Refsnes (i.e. ENSLAVED, GEHENNA, CARPATHIAN FOREST) recording their fourth studio album, entitled Cold Steel For An Iron Age, for an April 22nd release through Season Of Mist Records. In the meantime, you can catch the band performing live at the ...

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TWO HIT CREEPER Line Up First Gig Of 2002

Los Angeles-based TWO HIT CREEPER will perform their first show of 2002 at The Gypsy Lounge in L.A. on Saturday, March 16th with CHEVA. As previously reported, TWO HIT CREEPER recently collaborated with SOULFLY/MEDICATION drummer Roy Mayorga on a three-song demo with a view towards possibly working together on the band's forthcoming debut album, a ...

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DARK FUNERAL Scale Down European Tour Due To Financial Constraints

Sweden's DARK FUNERAL were forced to send home three of the four support acts on their ongoing European tour in support of the Diabolus Interium CD after financial constraints reportedly jeopardized the remainder of the trek. According to reports, ANOREXIA NERVOSA, OCCULT and RAGNAROK performed their last gig of the tour last night (February 11th) ...

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CATASTROPHIC Prepare To Record Sophomore CD

Long Island/Tennessee-based CATASTROPHIC, featuring former OBITUARY guitarist Trevor Peres, are working on material for their sophomore full-length effort, which is tentatively scheduled to be issued through Metal Blade Records in late 2002 or early 2003. The band will reportedly lay down a couple of cover tracks during the recording sessions for the follow-up to last ...

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New CODESEVEN Tracks Posted Online!

North Carolina's CODESEVEN have made available two tracks, “The Rescue” and “Southie”, taken from their upcoming The Rescue CD, for download at this location. The Rescue was produced by former FUDGE TUNNEL/NAILBOMB frontman Alex Newport and is due to be issued through The Music Cartel in May. ...

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L.A. GUNS To Join DOKKEN For Select US Dates, Record New CD

L.A. GUNS will join DOKKEN for two weeks' worth of dates beginning after March 5th somewhere in Florida and ending with a performance in Los Angeles around March 20th. Exact dates and venues will be announced shortly. L.A. GUNS are planning to enter the studio in early spring to record their new studio CD for ...

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Former LOVE/HATE Frontman Makes Rarities Available Online

Former LOVE/HATE and current RATT frontman Jizzy Pearl has made available for download via his official web site LOVE/HATE's entire fourth album, I'm Not Happy, as well as a host of LOVE/HATE demos recorded at various points during the band's career. According to Pearl, “I have included the fourth LOVE/HATE record I'm Not Happy as ...

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HELLION Update From Ann Boleyn

HELLION frontwoman Ann Boleyn recently posted the following update on the reformed band's current activities: "After the [recent HELLION] show in Riverside, CA. I began to feel ill. By the following Saturday evening I was in bed --- and sick! I went to see my doctor and she became very concerned because my lymph nodes ...

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