Due to scheduling conflicts, Greek black metallers ROTTING CHRIST have cancelled their participation in this year's Metal Healing Festival, set to take place July 20-22 in Thessaloniki, Greece.Video footage of ROTTING CHRIST performing in Bucharest, Romania on April 11, 2007 has been posted online at Metalhead.ro. A 10-minute video interview with ROTTING CHRIST can be viewed at this location. Metalhead.ro has also uploaded a gallery more than 200 photos from ROTTING CHRIST's concert in Bucharest. Check it out at this location. ROTTING CHRIST mainman Sakis Tolis recently told MetalZone.gr that the group's previously announced live album — which was recorded a year ago — will finally see the light of day before the end of 2007. The pioneers of the Greek metal scene put on two special two-hour shows featuring songs covering their entire catalog. These live concerts were held on February 3-4, 2006 at Blive Music House in Larissa, Greece and were the only shows to be recorded for the upcoming CD. The gigs marked the band's 18 years in the metal scene and fans from around the world were in attendance. The band also played a very special concert consisting exclusively of material from their first three albums — "Passage To Arcturo" (1989), "Thy Mighty Contract" (1992) and "Non Serviam" (1994) — on January 14, 2006 at An Club in Athens, Greece.
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