SATYRICON Studio Report #2

SATYRICON mainman Satyr has posted the following studio report from the ongoing mixing sessions at a Danish studio with producer Jeff "Critter" Newell (i.e. MINISTRY, GUNS N' ROSES, FILTER, etc.) for the group's forthcoming album, which is due to be released in August/September through Capitol Records (Scandinavia): “We're almost done, two songs left to go ...

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HADES Announce Upcoming Gigs

HADES will be performing at the Wreck Room in Wallington, New Jersey on Saturday, May 11th with special guests SPIRIT CARAVAN. HADES will also be playing at The Flying Machine in Loraine, Ohio on May 18th. ...

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KONKHRA Confirmed For Turkish Festival

Denmark's KONKHRA have been confirmed for an as-yet-undisclosed metal festival that is scheduled to take place in Istanbul, Turkey at the end of June. In related news, KONKHRA mainman Anders Lundemark is planning on issuing “a very extreme blast beat death metal record” under the name KILLSWITCH in the fall. ...

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ABIGOR Acquire New Vocalist, Prepare First-Ever Live Show

Austrian black metal outfit ABIGOR will play their first-ever live show at an upcoming festival in Innsbruck, which is tentatively scheduled to take place during the summer. The concert will also mark the band's first appearance with new vocalist Stefan F. (GRAVEWORM), who replaced Thurisaz earlier in the year. ...

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FOREVER UNTIL OCTOBER Ink Deal With Copro Records

FOREVER UNTIL OCTOBER have inked a deal with Britain's Copro Records and are tentatively scheduled to record their debut album this summer at the Salad Days studio in Washington D.C. with producer Brian McTernan (i.e. SNAPCASE, CAVE IN, DROWNINGMAN, HOT WATER MUSIC). Guitarist Adam commented: We are truly excited at the prospect of recording in ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE: Diary Of A Mad Scam?!

A minor controversy has erupted among die-hard OZZY OSBOURNE fans over the upcoming reissue of the singer's classic solo debut, Blizzard of Ozz, which is currently slated to come out through the Sony label on April 9th. Billed as a digitally remastered version of the original master tapes, the new expanded edition reissue apparently no ...

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DYNAMO OPEN AIR 2002: "No Stars, Just Talent"

The organizers of the legendary Dutch metal festival Dynamo Open Air have finally confirmed via an official statement that plans are afoot for a one-day version of the festival to be held on Sunday, July 14th at sports park Boshoven in the town of Weert, situated 20 km south of Eindhoven. Around 16 bands will ...

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