Italy's GODS OF METAL Festival Line-Up Announced

Italy's Gods Of Metal festival is scheduled to take place in Milan on Saturday, June 8th and Sunday, June 9th. So far the following acts have been confirmed to appear at the event: Saturday, June 8th: RAMMSTEIN HALFORD MY DYING BRIDE KREATOR SODOM plus more to be announced Sunday, June 9th: MANOWAR BLIND GUARDIAN RUNNING ...

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ELECTRIC WIZARD, WARHORSE Cancel European Tour

The ELECTRIC WIZARD/WARHORSE European tour has been cancelled due to a delay in the release of ELECTRIC WIZARD's upcoming album Let Us Prey. Both bands are trying to reschedule their dates for later this year. However, it is unclear if the touring package will stay intact or if the bands will end up touring separately. ...

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

Australia's DESTRÖYER 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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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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