LEADFOOT To Record Third CD

North Carolina's LEADFOOT, who feature in their ranks former C.O.C. vocalist Karl Agell and bassist Phil Swisher, will shortly be entering the studio to record their third album (the follow-up to 2000's Take A Look), tentatively entitled Saturday Knight, for a spring release through an as-yet-undisclosed label. ...

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KONKHRA/DAEMON Update From Lundemark

KONKHRA/DAEMON mainman Anders Lundemark has offered the following update on the two bands' current status via KONKHRA's official web site at www.konkhra.com: [On KONKHRA] “Well, Johnny [Nielsen, drums] and Kim [Mathiesen, guitars] got back in the band, so now we are intact in our old line-up. We had some differences in the past ...

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BEYOND THE EMBRACE: Going "Against The Elements"

New Metal Blade Records artists BEYOND THE EMBRACE will enter Trident Studios on January 14th to begin mixing their debut CD, entitled Against The Elements, for a May 21st release. Described as mixture of “melodic death metal, Bay Area thrash, acoustic guitar and piano passages,” the album will be mixed and mastered by Juan Urteaga, ...

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MACHINE HEAD's Flynn: "We Can Succeed"

MACHINE HEAD frontman Robert Flynn has issued the following statement—dubbed “Robert Flynn's Diary”—to the group's fans via the band's official web site at www.machinehead1.com: “Life can indeed be crazy sometimes. It's kind of hard to believe that one minute, your single is gonna be the #1 most added Rock track in America, you're ...

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SLAVES ON DOPE's Post-Divine Endeavors

Freshly dropped from the Divine Recordings roster, SLAVES ON DOPE have lined up the following gigs during January/February: Jan. 30 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Whisky Jan. 31 - Anaheim, CA @ Chain Reaction Feb. 07 - San Jose, CA @ TBA Feb. 08 - Sacramento, CA @ Brass Monkey Feb. 09 - Fresno, ...

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GUNS N' ROSES: Welcome To Axl's Jungle

The music supervisor for the new Ridley Scott movie, Black Hawk Down (due in theaters on January 18th) confirmed to Allstar that that her company had been dealing unsuccessfully with GUNS N' ROSES' reps to include a remake of the song “Welcome To The Jungle” in the soundtrack, due out on January 15th. "I found ...

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EDGUY Head South

German melodic metallers EDGUY will kick off their South American tour on January 26th in Brazil (where they will play about four shows) before heading over to Chile and Mexico for a couple of gigs. As a result of the current economic and political situation in Argentina, the shows that were scheduled to take place ...

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