THE HIVES Get Bought Out!

According to Hits Daily Double, Sweden's THE HIVES will have their current and upcoming records purchased by Warner Bros. via a partnership with the group's current European/American labels Epitaph/Burning Heart Records. Warner Bros. chief Tom Whalley and Epitaph head Brett Gurewitz reportedly flew to Sweden last week to meet with the band. THE HIVES hit ...

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CHARON's "Tearstained" CD To Be Reissued

According to Digital Metal, Finland's Spinefarm Records have officially bought the rights to CHARON's acclaimed second album, Tearstained, from Danish label Diehard Records. Recorded at BRR-Studios by Juha Matinheikki, the rare record is due shortly for re-release. As of now, no bonus tracks have been added, but Spinefarm is expected to enhance the ...

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HAMMERFALL Complete Work On "The Templar Renegade Crusades" DVD

HAMMERFALL's long-awaited second DVD/VHS release, entitled The Templar Renegade Crusades (not The Second Crusade as Nuclear Blast Records erroneously reported earlier this month), will run two and a half hours, and will include highlights from the last three years on it: the presentation of the band's first-ever gold album award, live outtakes, backstage sequences and ...

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SENTENCED's SAMI LOPAKKA: New Album Is Our Most Diverse To Date

SENTENCED guitarist Sami Lopakka recently had the following to say about the band's just-completed new album, entitled The Cold White Light, which is due through Century Media Records on May 13th: I'm having major difficulties when I try to describe the new album to you. That is probably because the album is so many things ...

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VADER, KRISIUN, DECAPITATED Set To Slaughter Dublin

Ireland's Emerald Promotions have confirmed VADER, KRISIUN, and DECAPITATED at The Shelter in Dublin on August 31st. For more info, go to this location or e-mail [email protected] ...

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SOULDIVIDER Complete Work On "Supersound City"

Sweden's SOULDIVIDER have completed work on their new full-length album, entitled Supersound City, for a late spring/early summer release through 12th Planet Music. The album was recorded at HairyBones studio in Karlstad, Sweden and it will be mastered in Toronto By Nick Blagona and Eric Kuthe within a few weeks. The full track listing for ...

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