DORO PESCH To Issue "Fight" In September

DORO (aka ex-WARLOCK frontwoman Doro Pesch) is tentatively scheduled to issue her latest studio album, entitled Fight, through SPV/Steamhammer Records during August. Containing 12 tracks, the album will include such cuts as "Always Live To Win", "Fight" and "Descent", the last of which is a duet with TYPE O NEGATIVE's Peter Steele. Also included will ...

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VIO-LENCE Acquire Rights To Classic Debut, Seek Out Licensing Deal

Reunited San Francisco Bay Area thrashers VIO-LENCE have acquired the rights to the group's classic 1988 debut release, Eternal Nightmare (originally issued through Mechanic/MCA Records), and are looking to license it to a label for re-release in the coming months. A possibility of a double-CD package containing a live recording made during the band's appearance ...

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KROKUS Announce Rare US Live Appearances

Veteran Swiss hard rockers KROKUS, featuring guitarist Fernando Von Arb as the sole remaining member from the group's classic line-up, have announced several California live dates during June. They are as follows: Jun. 21 - Anaheim, CA @ The Shack Jun. 22 - Anaheim, CA @ The Shack Jun. 27 - Sacramento, CA @ The ...

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UFO Complete Work On "Very Ballsy" New Album

The current incarnation of UFO—frontman Phil Mogg, bassist Pete Way, guitarist Michael Schenker and drummer Aynsley Dunbar—has reportedly completed work on the follow-up to 2000's Covenant, tentatively entitled Sharks. Containing 10 tracks, the upcoming effort is being described by Mogg as "a very ballsy rock album with no ballads" and is tentatively due to be ...

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MY DYING BRIDE To Issue Live Album, DVD

MY DYING BRIDE's first-ever live album, entitled The Voice Of The Wretched (Live), will hit the streets on April 22nd. On the same day, the long-form video For Darkest Eyes will be issued on DVD, featuring an additional 90 minutes of footage culled from vocalist Aaron Stainthorpe's personal collection of never-before-seen MDB live recordings. Look ...

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MORTIFICATION Live On!

Despite previous reports to the contrary, Australian Christian death metallers MORTIFICATION will carry on as a group. According to bassist/vocalist Steve Rowe, the band “are currently searching for a few new musicians because they have decided to take the music in new directions beyond the old-school death metal sound they are known for”. A new ...

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Continuing Drama In Post-CRIMSON GLORY World

Former CRIMSON GLORY guitarist Ben Jackson's release party on March 22nd and 23rd at Keegan's Clubhouse Lounge in Sarasota, Florida for the BEN JACKSON GROUP CD, entitled Here I Come, was “a HUGE success,” according to Jackson's official web site. “Former CRIMSON GLORY members were on hand to support their brother, including [drummer] Dana Burnell, ...

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ROSE TATTOO To Deliver "Pain" On Forthcoming CD

Veteran Australian rockers ROSE TATTOO have set Pain as the title of their first “real” studio album in over 20 years, which is currently being recorded in Hamburg with former ACCEPT guitarist Hermann Frank acting as engineer and Rainer Hänsel in the role of producer. According to reports, former WHITESNAKE axeman Bernie Mardsen has been ...

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