NEUROTICA Set Release Date For New CD, Line Up Local Gig

Florida's NEUROTICA, featuring former ATHEIST frontman Kelly Shaefer, have recorded four new songs ("Whirlwind", "10 Feet Tall", "Get With It", and "POW") that will be added to the final track listing for their upcoming third, self-titled release, which is scheduled to be issued through Smackdown/Koch Records on May 21st. The album's first single, "All My ...

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GENE SIMMONS TONGUE Magazine Gets Closer To Launch

KISS bassist Gene Simmons' Gene Simmons Tongue magazine is presently on course for a May 21st on-sale date with an initial print run of 300,000, according to Sterling McFadden Publishing head honcho Allen Tuller. The current plan calls for the publication to start out with four issues a year but if demand calls for it, ...

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SOIL, SKINLAB, HEADSTRONG To Team Up For US Tour

SOIL, SKINLAB and HEADSTRONG will be teaming up for a five-week US tour during March/April. According to SKINLAB frontman Steev Esquivel, “it's been awhile since we've been on the road and so we're totally stoked to get up there and kick some f.ckin' nuts!!” Exact dates and venues will be announced shortly. ...

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2 TON PREDATOR Added To 2000 Decibel Festival

Swedish sludge-meisters 2 TON PREDATOR have been added to the list of artists performing at the third installment of the 2000 Decibel festival, which is scheduled to be held on May 18th in Bengtsfors, Sweden (180 km north of Gothenburg). The confirmed acts so far are as follows: 2 TON PREDATOR ENTOMBED WITCHERY MANINNYA BLADE ...

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THE GATHERING Begin Work On Autobiography

Holland's THE GATHERING are currently collaborating with writer Steven Willems on an autobiography that will cover everything from the band's early history through their current activities and will include interviews with all members past and present. According to drummer Hans Rutten, we are doing a lot of research lately, together with Steven, and we really ...

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PISSING RAZORS Confirm Headlining Tour, Other Dates

El Paso, Texas' own PISSING RAZORS will be hitting the road later this month in support of their latest CD, Where We Come From. The band kicks it off with a month-long headlining trek and will then team up with CANNIBAL CORPSE and DARK FUNERAL for a nationwide tour that will include several Canadian dates. ...

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SINERGY/ANGRA Japanese Dates Announced

Finland's SINERGY have announced the dates for their upcoming Japanese tour with ANGRA. They are as follows: Jun. 19 Nagoya, JAP @ Diamond Hall Jun. 20 Tokyo, JAP @ Shibuya AX Jun. 21 Tokyo, JAP @ Shibuya AX Jun. 22 Osaka, JAP @ On Air Jun. 24 Hiroshima, JAP @ Club Quattro ...

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NUCLEAR ASSAULT Confirmed For Metal Meltdown IV!

The original line-up of NUCLEAR ASSAULTJohn Connelly (guitar/vocals), Anthony Bramante (guitars), Danny Lilker (bass), and Glenn Evans (drums)will be performing at the Metal Meltdown IV festival, which is scheduled to take place on April 5-6 at the Convention Hall in Asbury Park, New Jersey. Among the acts that are also scheduled to appear at the ...

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