MANMADEGOD Enter Mixing Phase On Debut CD

San Francisco Bay Area's MANMADEGOD, featuring former FORBIDDEN guitarist Craig Locicero and drummer Steve Jacobs, have completed the recording process for their debut CD for American Recordings at Los Angeles' Ocean Studios and are currently mixing the effort at West Hollywood's Larrabee Studio East facility with Sean Beavan (i.e. SLAYER, MARILYN MANSON) and Rick Rubin ...

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TESTAMENT Pay Tribute To Fallen Inspiration

Several current and former members of TESTAMENT have offered their tributes and messages of condolences on the recent passing of EXODUS frontman Paul Baloff. The following are their words: Chuck Billy (TESTAMENT vocalist) “I would like to say that I will miss Paul Baloff and think of him always as a great frontier in the ...

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THE CULT "On Ice", Members Pursue Outside Projects

THE CULT are strongly rumored to have been put “on ice” indefinitely in the wake of the group's apparent dissatisfaction with the promotional push they'd received from Lava/Atlantic Records for their seventh album Beyond Good & Evil and the record's eventual lackluster sales performance (the album has shifted 161,052 copies in the US to date, ...

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420 MONKS Set Track Listing For Debut Full-Length CD

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 work on their debut full-length CD for a tentative summer release through an as-yet-undisclosed label. The full track listing for the effort ...

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LIMP BIZKIT Drop Bay Area Date On Guitarist Search Tour

LIMP BIZKIT have posted the following message on their official web site regarding the rescheduling of the Bay Area date of the Put Your Guitar Where Your Mouth Is guitarist search tour: “Permitting issues at all 4 Bay Area Guitar Centers have prevented the rescheduling of the Bay Area visit of the Put Your Guitar ...

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TNT Guitarist Signs Solo Deal

TNT guitarist Ronni Le Tekro has signed a solo deal with Escape Music and will release an already-completed album of recordings later in the year. In the meantime, Le Tekro will be contributing to an upcoming BOSTON tribute album via an appearance on the track "More Than A Feeling". ...

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ALL BORO KINGS Confirmed For Metal Meltdown IV

ALL BORO KINGS, the new project consisting of Dave Neabore (DOG EAT DOG, bass/vocals), Dan Nastasi (ex-DOG EAT DOG/MUCKY PUP, guitar/vocals), Sean Kilkenny (DOG EAT DOG, guitar/vocals) and drummer John Milnes (ex-TRACY BONHAM/THE BLOODHOUND GANG), have been confirmed to appear at the Metal Meltdown IV festival, which is scheduled to take place at the Convention ...

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BONFIRE Ink Deal With Z, Schedule UK Tour

Veteran German rockers BONFIRE have signed a multi-album deal with Z Records for the UK, Holland and other Euro markets outside of the German territory. The band's latest album, entitled Strike X, and the two-CD compilation retrospective 29 Golden Bullets will be released via Z on March 25th. A new studio album from the group ...

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IMPELLITERRI: All Systems Go!

IMPELLITERRI, freshly reunited with former RAINBOW/MSG vocalist Graham Bonnet, will issue their much-anticipated new CD, entitled System X, on March 21st in Japan, with other territories to follow shortly thereafter. ...

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