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CRYPTOPSY Drummer Schedules Missisauga Clinic

CRYPTOPSY drummer Flo Mounier will conducting a drum clinic at the Long And McQuade's Missisauga, ON location (address: 900 Rathburn Road West; tel.: 905-273-3939) on Monday, March 6. Start time is 7:00 p.m. As previously reported, CRYPTOPSY have been nominated in the "Favorite Metal Artist/Group" category at The Indies, the 6th Annual Independent Music Awards, ...

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TREPALIUM: New Song Available For Download

A brand-new TREPALIUM song, entitled "Decased My Life", has been made available for download at VS-Webzine.com. The track comes off the French power/death metal band's new CD, "Alchemik Clockwork of Disorder", due February 21 via Holy Records. The follow-up to 2004's "Through The Absurd", "Alchemik Clockwork of Disorder" was recorded by Sylvain Biguet ...

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ABORTED: Photos Of New Lineup Posted Online

Belgian death metallers ABORTED made their live debut with their new lineup on Saturday (Jan. 14) in La Louviere, Belgium. Check out pictures at VS-Webzine.com. The group's new formation includes Seb Purulator (ex-GARWALL, BALROG, GENITAL GRINDER) on guitar and Olivia Scemama (ex-NO RETURN, BALROG) on bass following the departures of Thijs "Tace" de ...

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CRYPTOPSY Drummer To Perform At NAMM Show

CRYPTOPSY drummer Flo Mounier will be performing at the NAMM show 2006 in California on January 22 at 11:00 a.m. This performance will take place at the Pearl booth at Anaheim Convention Center. As previously reported. CRYPTOPSY will be showcasing during the Canadian Music Week Festival (CMW) on Saturday, March 4 in Toronto, Ontario. The ...

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VESANIA To Embark On EMPIRE INVASION Tour Of Poland

Polish black metal masters VESANIA, featuring Orion (BEHEMOTH) and Daray (VADER), will be teaming up with DIES IRAE, HERMH and CHAINSAW for the Empire Invasion tour of Poland beginning in early March. Confirmed dates are as follows: Mar. 05 - Torun. POL @ Od Nowa Mar. 06 - Warszawa. POL @ Progresja Mar. 07 - ...

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HURTLOCKER Schedule Texas Dates With HYPOCRISY, NILE

Just prior to leaving for Europe to tour alongside GRAVE, CRYPTOPSY, ABORTED, DEW-SCENTED, and Napalm labelmates VESANIA during February and March, Chicago's four-man wrecking crew HURTLOCKER will play two shows in Texas with HYPOCRISY, NILE, SOILENT GREEN, WITH PASSION and DECAPITATED: Jan. 14 - Ridglea Theater - Ft Worth, TX Jan. 15 - The Sanctuary ...

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ELYSIUM: New Song Posted Online

A brand-new ELYSIUM track, entitled "Snake Legion", has been posted online at this location. The song comes off the polish melodic death-thrashers' upcoming album, "Godfather", out in early December via Empire Records. The follow-up to 2004's "Deadline", ELYSIUM fifth studio album was recorded in July-August 2005 at Hendrix Studio in Lublin, Poland with ...

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GRAVE Finish Writing Seven New Songs For Upcoming CD

Legendary Swedish death metallers GRAVE have posted the following message on their official web site: "GRAVE will perform at this year's Arnhem Metal Meeting [in Holland]. Sharing the stage with DISMEMBER, DESTRUCTION and CANDLEMASS will be a night to remember. Also added are the dates for the upcoming European 'The Domination Tour 2006'. Be sure ...

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God the Lux - VESANIA

Featuring members Daray (drums, percussion) and Orion (guitar, vocals) of VADER and BEHEMOTH, respectively, Poland's VESANIA is no side project. The duo formed the symphonic black/death metal band in 1997, years before either man joined the ranks of the Polish elite. On "God the Lux", the follow-up to 2003's "Firefrost Arcanum" (Empire Records), Orion and ...

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VESANIA Announce New Guitarist

Polish black metal masters VESANIA, featuring Orion (BEHEMOTH) and Daray (VADER), have posted the following message on their official web site: "After a month of everyday work, we've finally finished the rehearsals with new guitarist. Now we can easily and surely inform you all, that the new musician is Valeo, known from the bands SAMMATH ...

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VADER Complete Work On 'The Art Of War' Mini-CD

Polish death metallers VADER have posted the following message on their official web site: "The MCD 'The Art of War', containing four brand new tracks plus two intros (both made by Siegmar from VESANIA) and a videoclip, is ready to release. For the first time in the band's history, there's a song entirely written by ...

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VESANIA Sign With NAPALM RECORDS

Polish black metal masters VESANIA, featuring Orion (BEHEMOTH) and Daray (VADER), have inked a three-album deal with Napalm Records. The group's "dark, brutal, symphonic" sophomore album, "God the Lux", is scheduled for release on July 25. A huge promotional campaign will coincide with the release, including the filming of two video clips, advertisements in the ...

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PYORRHOEA: New Song Available For Download

A brand-new PYORRHOEA track, entitled "Anal Arousal", has been posted online at this location. "Anal Arousal" comes off the Polish death/grind band's debut CD, "Desire For Torment", due later this year through in conjunction with the fourth issue of Thrash 'em All magazine. PYORRHOEA are said to be one of the most brutal ...

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PYORRHOEA Sign With EMPIRE RECORDS

Polish death/grind band PYORRHOEA have officially signed a three-album deal with Empire Records. The group's debut CD, "Desire For Torment", is going to be released in Poland in conjunction with the fourth issue of Thrash 'em All magazine. PYORRHOEA are said to be one of the most brutal bands on Polish scene, mixing grindcore and ...

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VADER: New Dates Announced

Prior to commencing their next European tour, Polish death metal veterans VADER will play four gigs in Germany, Holland, Belgium and Switzerland. There's a possibility of more dates in Germany but they are still under negotiations. Confirmed dates are as follows: Apr. 01 – Osnabruck, GER @ TBA Apr. 02 – Katwijk, NETH @ Scum ...

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VADER: Album Recording Postponed, New Drummer Announced

Polish death metal veterans VADER have posted the following message on their official web site: "During the recording session of VADER's new album, [drummer] Doc met with an unfortunate accident at the studio. He seriously injured his hand and leg during the third day of working at Hertz. The band has been forced to cancel ...

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VADER Set Release Date For New Mini-CD

Polish death metallers VADER have set an October 20 European release date through Metal Blade Records for their new mini-CD, entitled "Blood". The seven-song effort will reportedly contain two new songs, "We Wait" and "Shape-shifting", which will be recorded over a one-week period beginning on July 10 at Red Studio with engineer Piotr Lukaszewski ("Reign ...

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VADER Confirmed For POLISH WOODSTOCK 2003

Veteran Polish death metallers VADER have been confirmed for this year's edition of Polish Woodstock 2003. The event, which ranks as Poland's biggest festival and one of the biggest open-air events in the world, drew an estimated 200,000 people last year. VADER will hit the stage the evening of August 1 and will have their ...

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