DISMEMBER To Record New CD, Appear At Waldrock

Veteran Swedish death metallers DISMEMBER are planning to record their long-awaited, as-yet-untitled new opus in April/May at Stockholm's Das Boot studio. A late summer/early fall release through Hammerheart Records is expected. In other news, DISMEMBER are strongly rumored to be participating at this year's Waldrock Festival, which is scheduled to be held on June 22nd ...

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ANATHEMA Cancel Single Plans, To Issue Live DVD In April

Britain's ANATHEMA have cancelled plans to issue the track Pressure as the first single off their critically-acclaimed album A Fine Day to Exit after MTV and various radio stations refused to rally their support behind the release. According to an official statement by Music For Nations Records press officer Doug Wright, Pressure was withdrawn as ...

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DEADSY Drummer Lands An Angel

The following item comes to us courtesy of www.deadsy.net: Just two months after splitting from her husband, gross-out comedian Tom Green, Drew Barrymore has moved on and found a new man, according to sources. Hot Stuff hears that the Charlie's Angels star has been dating 26-year-old musician Alec Piro for the past two ...

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DAMNED NATION Confirmed For Sweden Rock

Sweden's DAMNED NATION, featuring former SKINTRADE/JAGGED EDGE frontman Matti Alfonzetti, are the latest act to be confirmed for this year's installment of the Sweden Rock festival, which is scheduled to take place on Friday, June 7th and Saturday, June 8th in Slvesborg, Sweden. DAMNED NATION was formed under the name EASY STREET and released two ...

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HARLEY'S WAR Has Been Declared!

HARLEY'S WAR, featuring former CRO-MAGS frontman Harley Flanagan, ex-SUICIDAL TENDENCIES guitarist Rocky George, and ex-WARZONE guitarist Jay Vento, are due to issue an EP through Equal Vision Records this spring. A full-length album, featuring guest appearances by Vinnie Stigma (AGNOSTIC FRONT) and Mickey Fitz (THE BUSINESS), will reportedly follow later in the year. In the ...

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FLOODGATE: The Lost Tracks

FLOODGATE/EXHORDER frontman Kyle Thomas recently commented on the existence of an ultra-rare demo recording of FLOODGATE that took place several months following the group's split with Roadrunner Records back in 1997. Containing the tracks "Distorted", "Hold Your Tongue" and "Save the Shark", the tape was, according to Thomas, a much better representation of what FLOODGATE ...

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SILVERCHAIR Set Release Date For "Diorama"

Australia's SILVERCHAIR will release their latest CD, entitled Diorama, in Australia and New Zealand on April 1st. Release dates in other countries will be announced shortly. Among the tracks set to appear on the album are the current single, "The Greatest View", "Without You", "One Way Mule" and "World Upon Your Shoulders". Diorama was recorded ...

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KREATOR Summer Festival Appearances Announced

Germany's KREATOR have lined up the following summer festival appearances: Jun. 08-09 Mailand, ITA @ Gods of Metal Jul. 05 Dessel, BEL @ Graspop Tent Festival Jul. 07 Leipzig, GER @ With Full Force Festival Aug. 02-03 Wacken, GER @ Wacken Open Air Aug. 10 Hchstenbach, GER @ Fun & Crust Festival ...

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