IRON MAIDEN Frontman Confirmed For WACKEN OPEN AIR

IRON MAIDEN frontman BRUCE DICKINSON has been officially confirmed for this year's Wacken Open Air festival, which is scheduled to take place on August 2-3 in Wacken, Germany. DICKINSON will reportedly perform on Friday, August 2nd. The full line-up of acts that are presently scheduled to perform at Wacken Open Air now looks like this: ...

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MEDICATION Announce Album Title, Push Back EP Release Date

Los Angeles-based MEDICATION, who feature in their ranks former MACHINE HEAD/SOULFLY guitarist Logan Mader, ex-UGLY KID JOE/LIFE OF AGONY vocalist Whitfield Crane, ex-ADAYINTHELIFE guitarist Blunt, and ex-THE PIECE DOGS bassist Kyle Sanders, have set Prince Valium as the title of their forthcoming debut full-length album, which is currently being produced by Bob Marlette for a ...

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CANDLEMASS Mainman Launches KRUX, Joins ENTOMBED Members In Side Project

CANDLEMASS mainman/bassist Leif Edling has set KRUX as the name of his brand new project, which is tentatively set to feature ENTOMBED drummer Peter Stjrnvind, ENTOMBED bassist Jrgen Sandstrom (on guitar), ARCH ENEMY/SPIRITUAL BEGGARS guitarist Michael Amott and ex-RED FUN vocalist Tomas Person. At the moment, Edling is recording rough demos at the home studio ...

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ARTILLERY Seek New Bassist, Drummer

Veteran Danish thrashers ARTILLERY are looking for a new bassist and drummer to complete the group's line-up prior to the recording of the band's upcoming CD, which is tentatively scheduled to be released through Diehard Music in late 2002/early 2003. All interested parties should contact Diehard Music before March 22nd at telephone number +45 6617 ...

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EINHERJER To Headline E:O:M Festival In Norway

Norway's EINHERJER have been confirmed as headliner for the third E:O:M (Elements of Metal) festival, which is scheduled to take place in Sandefjord, Norway on Friday, August 30th and Saturday, August 31st. Other acts scheduled to appear include SUSPERIA, DIMENSION F3H, ILLNATH, and GUARDIANS OF TIME. EINHERJER will be the headliner at Friday's show. As ...

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BLAZE South American Tour Announced

BLAZE, featuring former IRON MAIDEN/WOLFSBANE frontman Blaze Bayley, have lined up the following South American dates during April (not yet officially confirmed): Apr. 03 - Porto Alegre, BRA @ Bar Opinio Apr. 04 - Florianpolos, BRA @ Lupus Beer Apr. 05 - Curitiba, BRA @ Studio 1250 Apr. 06 - Belo Horizonte, BRA @ Lapa ...

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IRON MAIDEN Frontman Confirmed For BANG YOUR HEAD Festival!

IRON MAIDEN frontman BRUCE DICKINSON will reportedly appear as a “special guest” at the upcoming Bang Your Head festival, which is scheduled to take place in Balingen, Germany on June 28th and 29th. The full list of artists currently scheduled to appear at the event is as follows: BRUCE DICKINSON CANDLEMASS GAMMA RAY IRON SAVIOR ...

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