U.D.O. Cancel Dutch Gig

Germany's U.D.O., featuring former ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider, were forced to cancel their scheduled appearance in Helmond, Netherlands on May 19th. No reason was given for the cancellation. ...

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SUGARCOMA Push Back Album Release Date, Announce Upcoming Tour

Due to unforeseen problems with the album's artwork Britain's female-fronted SUGARCOMA have pushed back the release of their debut full-length CD, entitled Becoming Something Else, to July 8th through Music For Nations Records. Similarly, due to artwork and video problems, the release date for the group's next single, "Zero Star", has been moved back to ...

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FLAW's New Video Added To MTV2's Regular Rotation

FLAW's video for their latest single, "Whole", has been added into regular rotation on MTV2. The clip will air several times a day beginning May 20th. As with many of the tracks off of the band's Republic/Universal Records debut, Through the Eyes, "Whole" was inspired by real-life personal turmoil—in this case, the suicide of singer ...

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FOREVER UNTIL OCTOBER Change Recording Plans, Announce UK Gigs

Britain's FOREVER UNTIL OCTOBER have ditched plans to record their debut album in the US and are now scheduled to record at Mighty Atom Studios in Wales with producer Joe Gibb (i.e. CATATONIA, LIBERTY 37) throughout the month of July. The as-yet-untitled debut album is due for release in October through Copro Records. In the ...

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EXCITER Continue Vocalist Search

Veteran Canadian thrashers EXCITER are seeking a replacement for the departed singer Jacques Belanger. Interested parties can contact the band at: [email protected] ...

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HEADPLATE Set Release Date, Announce Upcoming Gigs

Gothenburg, Sweden's HEADPLATE will issue their recently-completed CD on June 2nd. In the meantime, the group have lined up the following gigs during the next couple of weeks: May 23 - Hamar, NOR @ Hydranten (w/LOK) May 24 - Bergen, NOR @ Hulen (w/LOK) May 25 - Stavanger, NOR @ Folken (w/LOK) May 26 - ...

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RUMBLEFISH Change Name, Prepare Debut CD

Los Angeles-based RUMBLEFISH, who recently inked a deal with Roadrunner Records, have changed their name to HIGHLAND FALLS. Consisting of Mike Maine (vocals), Jason DeCosta (guitar/vocals), Dungus (bass/vocals), and Possum (drums), HIGHLAND FALLS spent the last two years honing their craft and warming up audiences with heavyweights such as LINKIN PARK, CRAZYTOWN, SOULFLY, MUDVAYNE and ...

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