CATHEDRAL Frontman Goes Hardcore!

CATHEDRAL frontman Lee Dorrian recently recorded a guest appearance on a “short, mid-80s-influenced hardcore” track called “Human Timebomb” for an American punk band called PSEUDO HEROES (featuring members of DOWN BY LAW) for the band's forthcoming album, which also includes guest vocal performances by Jerry A (POISON IDEA), Kam Lee (MASSACRE), John Stabb (GOVERNMENT ISSUE), ...

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LOVE/HATE Reunite For UK Tour, California Warm-Up Dates

LOVE/HATE, featuring current RATT frontman Jizzy Pearl, will be reuniting for a five-show UK tour as the support act for former GUNS N' ROSES axeman Gilby Clarke during April. However, “this isn't a re-forming of LOVE/HATE or a re-union of LOVE/HATE, because, as I've said many, many times before, the other three guys DO NOT ...

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PAIN Enters Swedish Album Chart At #6

Nothing Remains The Same, the third full-length album from Sweden's PAIN, featuring HYPOCRISY mainman Peter Tagtgren, entered the Swedish Album charts at position #6 as the highest new entry the week of its release. The first single, "Shut Your Mouth" still sits tightly in the top 20 on the Singles chart after two months. Meanwhile, ...

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EINHERJER Split With Singer, Assign Vocal Duties To Axeman

Norway's EINHERJER have parted ways with vocalist Ragnar Vikse and have enlisted guitarist and founding member Frode Glesnes to handle the vocal duties on the group's forthcoming CD, tentatively entitled Ethics Of The Spear, for release later in the year. The following is the band's official statement on the matter as posted on EINHERJER's official ...

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EXODUS To Go Ahead With Live Dates, Zetro Steps Back In

Despite the recent passing of frontman Paul Baloff, San Francisco Bay Area thrashers EXODUS will attempt to perform as many of the already-scheduled live dates with Steve "Zetro" Souza, the singer who replaced Baloff after the monumental Bonded By Blood CD (1985), according to the group's label Century Media Records and manager Michael Murphy. It ...

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COAL CHAMBER Change Album Title Yet Again, Prepare First Single

COAL CHAMBER appear to have once again changed their minds with regards to the title of their forthcoming third full-length CD and have reverted to the original choice of Dark Days for the effort (after subsequent options of Salvation and Dark Salvation were apparently both discarded), which is due in late spring through Roadrunner Records. ...

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