EL MAGO Go Acoustic On Upcoming Demo

Sweden's EL MAGOfeaturing TERROR 2000 guitarist Nick Swordhave decided to go in the studio and record some of their acoustic songs in demo form for possible release later in the year. This latest move follows the rousing success of the band's acoustic gigs, which have reportedly turned out to be very popular. As previously reported, ...

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CHALICE To Appear On AEROSMITH Tribute, Record New Album

Hamburg-based rockers CHALICE have entered Impuls Studio with producer J.P. Genkel (i.e. LACRIMOSA, METALIUM) to record a rendition of the AEROSMITH song "Sweet Emotion" for an upcoming AEROSMITH tribute album. In addition, the guys are busy writing material for their upcoming CD, entitled Chameleonation, which will be recorded at House of Audio in Karlsdorf, Germany ...

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MACHINE HEAD Announce Rescheduled West Coast Dates

MACHINE HEAD have announced the rescheduled dates for the west coast shows on their ongoing Supercharging America tour (also featuring DARWIN'S WAITING ROOM and 3RD STRIKE) that had to be postponed to the tail end of the trek due to an unfortunate snowboarding mishap over the holidays that left frontman Robert Flynn's wrist severely sprained. ...

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EUPHROSYNE Acquire New Bassist, Prepare To Release Fresh Material

Finland's EUPHROSYNE, featuring the brother of SINERGY/WALTARI drummer Janne Parviainen, Aleksi Parviainen, on lead vocals, have acquired a permanent bass player, Taneli Helminen, and will shortly release four new songs on two separate singles that will be used for promo purposes only. Meanwhile, you can download the track Waiting, culled from the band's Face Behind ...

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Former IRON MAIDEN Frontman Looking For Contributors To Autobiography

Former IRON MAIDEN vocalist Paul Di'Anno is looking for contributions from friends, fans or enemies for his upcoming autobiography, which is currently being written for a projected late 2002/early 2003 publication date. Any fans, friends (even non-friends) of Paul who have an interesting story to tell about Paul...we need to hear from you now. Our ...

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MIKE TRAMP Launches World Tour In Support of New Solo CD

Former WHITE LION/FREAK OF NATURE frontman Mike Tramp will begin his European tour in support of the recently-issued Recovering the Wasted Years CD on March 13th and will follow it up with dates in Australia and Indonesia in June and USA and Canada in July. A chance also exists that Tramp will appear at some ...

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DEF LEPPARD DVD Release Dates Announced

DEF LEPPARD will issue their two long-awaited DVDscontaining Historia/In The Round In Your Face on the first DVD and Visualize/Video Archive on the second, along with interviews and discographieson February 26th in the USA and March 5th in Canada. ...

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DEEPRED Added To Gothenburg Death Fest 2002 Line-Up

Finland's SUFFOCATION soundalikes DEEPRED have been rejoined by drummer Mutka. In other news, DEEPRED have been confirmed to appear at Gothenburg Death Fest 2002, the first installment of what is promising to be an annual death metal festival, which is scheduled to take place on June 1st at Gamlestadens Medborgarhus in Gothenburg, Sweden. So far, ...

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TIAMAT Offer "Drunken Demo Songs" In Special Edition Of Latest CD

The limited box edition of TIAMAT's latest CD, entitled Judas Christ, will include the brand new “Vote For Love” video as an enhancement track, plus two “drunken demo songs”: “Sixshooter” and “However You Look At It You Lose”. In addition, it will include a poster and a sticker. In other news, TIAMAT's “Vote For Love” ...

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