GRAVE DIGGER/BRAINSTORM Cancel Last Two European Shows

The last two shows of the GRAVE DIGGER/BRAINSTORM European tour, which were due to take place in Nijmegen, Holland on March 8th and Vosselaar, Belgium on March 9th were canceled after GRAVE DIGGER guitarist Manni Schmidt came down with the flu and BRAINSTORM vocalist Andy B. Franck was diagnosed with acute laryngitis. The shows have ...

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FINNTROLL Frontman Makes Impressive Recovery

FINNTROLL frontman Katla has made faster-than-recovery from an operation that removed a growing tumor in his vocal cords, and will now be able to rejoin his bandmates for the group's gig in Moscow, Russia on March 23rd. Also appearing on the bill will be IMPALED NAZARENE. ...

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THE 69 EYES Get Ripped Off On Eve Of Album's Release

Finland's THE 69 EYES and the Helsinki studio (owned by producer Johnny Lee Michaels) where the group are recording their new album, entitled Paris Kills, were victims of a robbery during the morning hours of March 7th when thieves broke into the facility and stole various studio equipment and musical instruments that were being used ...

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LAMB OF GOD Land Endorsement Deal With DC Shoes

Prosthetic Records recording artists LAMB OF GOD recently hooked up an endorsement deal with premier skateboard equipment manufacturer DC Shoes. DC Shoes' pro skater Danny Way, the reigning king of extreme skateboarding antics, looks to LAMB OF GOD and tracks from New American Gospel to provide the sonic backdrop for his unbelievable stunts, including launching ...

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BYFIST Confirmed For Texan Version Of BANG YOUR HEAD

Texas' BYFIST have just been confirmed for the American version of the Bang Your Head festival, which is scheduled to take place in San Antonio, Texas on April 5th. Other bands set to appear include HELSTAR, GAHDZILLA MOTOR CREW, plus many more. BYFIST's Adrenalin EP was produced by WAYNE/REVEREND mainman David Wayne (ex-METAL CHURCH) and ...

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HATE ETERNAL Set Album Title, Prepare Festival Appearances

HATE ETERNAL, featuring MORBID ANGEL guitarist Erik Rutan and MORBID ANGEL fill-in bassist/vocalist Jared Anderson, have set King of All Kings as the title for their sophomore full-length effort, which is currently being recorded at Dimensional Sound Studio in Tampa, Florida for a late spring/early summer release through Earache Records. The highly anticipated follow-up to ...

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