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SLAYER Pulls Out Of Finland's RUISROCK Festival

SLAYER has cancelled its previously announced appearance at Finland's Ruisrock festival due to "scheduling conflicts." The festival, which will be held July 6-7 in Turku, Finland, will feature performances by HANOI ROCKS, MASTODON, IN FLAMES, PAIN, DEATHSTARS, CHILDREN OF BODOM, SONATA ARCTICA, FINNTROLL, POISONBLACK, and AMORPHIS, among many others. SLAYER and MARILYN MANSON have announced ...

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BEHEMOTH, SAMAEL Confirmed For Germany's BATTLE OF METAL Festival

BEHEMOTH and SAMAEL have been confirmed for the Battle of Metal open-air festival, set to take place July 5-7, 2007 at Eventzentrum in Geiselwind, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): BEHEMOTH BELOVED ENEMY DEATHSTARS DISBELIEF DRONE EISHEILIG EISREGEN ELIS ENSIFERUM HAGGARD HOLY MOSES IN EXTREMO KATAKLYSM LEGIO MORTIS MAMBO ...

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VADER, BEHEMOTH Confirmed For Sweden's PEACE & LOVE Festival

Polish metal veterans VADER and BEHEMOTH have been confirmed for the Peace & Love festival, set to take place June 28-30 in the center of Borlänge, Sweden. Also scheduled to appear are MESHUGGAH, HAMMERFALL, CRASHDIET, IGGY & THE STOOGES, HANOI ROCKS, SABATON, MORGANA LEFAY and DOZER, among others. In 2006, the festival organizers began to ...

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SIRENIA: 'The Other Side' Video Posted Online

SIRENIA, the Norwegian/Danish gothic metal band featuring former TRISTANIA guitarist/vocalist Morten Veland, has posted its video for the song "The Other Side" at YouTube.com. The clip was helmed by the renowed Serbian production company I-Code (DEATHSTARS, HAMMERFALL, BLIND GUARDIAN, SCAR SYMMETRY), which previously worked with the group on the "My Mind's Eye"

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HAGGARD Confirmed For Germany's BATTLE OF METAL Festival

HAGGARD has been confirmed for the Battle of Metal open-air festival, set to take place July 5-7, 2007 in Geiselwind, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): DEATHSTARS DISBELIEF DRONE EISHEILIG EISREGEN ELIS ENSIFERUM HAGGARD HOLY MOSES IN EXTREMO KATAKLYSM MAMBO KURT NODE PARADISE LOST SATYRICON SKYCLAD THE DOGMA THE ...

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KATAKLYSM Confirmed For Germany's BATTLE OF METAL Festival

Canadian death metallers KATAKLYSM have been confirmed for the Battle of Metal open-air festival, set to take place July 5-7, 2007 in Geiselwind, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): DEATHSTARS DISBELIEF DRONE EISHEILIG EISREGEN ELIS ENSIFERUM HOLY MOSES IN EXTREMO KATAKLYSM MAMBO KURT NODE PARADISE LOST SATYRICON SKYCLAD THE ...

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DISBELIEF Confirmed For Germany's BATTLE OF METAL Festival

German death metallers DISBELIEF have been confirmed for the Battle of Metal open-air festival, set to take place July 5-7, 2007 in Geiselwind, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): DEATHSTARS DISBELIEF EISHEILIG EISREGEN ENSIFERUM HOLY MOSES IN EXTREMO MAMBO KURT NODE PARADISE LOST SATYRICON SKYCLAD THE DOGMA THE HAUNTED ...

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MORTIIS To Release Remix Album 'Some Kind Of Heroin'

Industrial goth enigma MORTIIS is set to release a remix album, titled "Some Kind of Heroin", reworking material from "The Grudge", on April 16 via Earache Records. For much of MORTIIS' career, the striking visual aspect combined with his rapid musical evolution has become a subject of much urban legend over the years. And yet ...

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BREED 77 To Release Spanish-Language Album

BREED 77, who originate from Gibraltar (an overseas territory of the United Kingdom), will release a new single, "Look at me Now", on April 23. A brand new Spanish vocal album, "Un Encuentro" ("An Encounter"), will follow on May 7. The single "Look at me Now" is an epic song in the mould of their ...

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MESHUGGAH Confirmed For Sweden's PEACE & LOVE Festival

Swedish experimental extreme metallers MESHUGGAH have been confirmed for the Peace & Love festival, set to take place June 28-30 in the center of Borlänge, Sweden. Also scheduled to appear are HAMMERFALL, CRASHDIET, NEVERSTORE IGGY & THE STOOGES, BABYSHAMBLES, HANOI ROCKS, SABATON, MORGANA LEFAY and DOZER, among others. In 2006, the festival organizers began to ...

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HAMMERFALL, CRASHDIET Confirmed For Sweden's PEACE & LOVE Festival

HAMMERFALL, CRASHDIET and NEVERSTORE are among the latest confirmed bands for the Peace & Love festival, set to take place June 28-30 in the center of Borlänge, Sweden. Also scheduled to appear are IGGY & THE STOOGES, BABYSHAMBLES, HANOI ROCKS, SABATON, MORGANA LEFAY and DOZER, among others. In 2006, the festival organizers began to invite ...

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MORTIIS To Support DEATHSTARS In Europe

Norwegian eccentric artist MORTIIS will support DEATHSTARS on the following European dates: Apr. 02 - La Locomotive - Paris, FRA Apr. 03 - Academy 2 - Birmingham, UK Apr. 04 - Islington Academy - London, UK Apr. 05 - Bierkeller - Bristol, UK Apr. 06 - The Intake Club - Mansfield, UK Apr. 07 - ...

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DEATHSTARS Announces Russian Dates

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS has announced two dates in Russian in early March. They are as follows: Mar. 02 - Moscow, RUS @ Tochka Mar. 03 - St. Petersburg, RUS @ Port As previously reported, DEATHSTARS' video for the song "Blitzkrieg" has been posted online at the group's official web site. Check it ...

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DEATHSTARS: French Headlining Dates Cancelled

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS has posted the following message on its official web site: "Unfortunately the French DEATHSTARS shows have just been cancelled by the French agency Garance Production. They decided to cancel all anounced shows because of DEATHSTARS supporting CRADLE OF FILTH on their upcoming European tour in Paris and Strasbourg. "Our ...

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NUCLEAR BLAST On YouTube; RSS Feeds Now Available

If you're using a RSS feed reader, you may now subscribe to the following services from Nuclear Blast Records: * Nuclear Blast News (get all the latest information about NB artists): http://www.nuclearblast.de/rssdemo/?id=1 (paste this link into your feed reader) * Nuclear Blast videos on YouTube (get information about new video clips as soon as they're ...

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Switzerland's STONEMAN Schedules Debut Release

Swiss industrial goth rock band STONEMAN will release its debut album, "sex.drugs.murder", on October 20 via Twilight-Vertrieb. The CD, which features a guest appearance by late ELIS frontwoman Sabine Dünser on the song "Protect Me", will contain the following track listing: 01. In My Arms 02. Devil in a Gucci Dress 03. Schlaf Mein Kind ...

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DEATHSTARS Confirmed For DAS BOOT Stockholm-Helsinki Ferry Trip

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS has been confirmed to perform on the Das Boot ferry trip between Stockholm and Helsinki on December 7-8, 2006. As previously reported, Swiss band STONEMAN has been confirmed as the support act for DEATHSTARS on its "48 Carat Darkness" headlining tour, which is scheduled to kick off in October. ...

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STONEMAN To Support DEATHSTARS On European Tour

Swiss band STONEMAN has been confirmed as the support act for Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS on its "48 Carat Darkness" headlining tour, which is scheduled to kick off in October. In addition, the following bands will perform on select shows: LYZANXIA (France and Switzerland), ENSOPH (Italy), PHANTASMAGORIA (Zagreb) and CALATHEA (Prague). More information ...

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BESEECH Prepare To Record New Demo

Swedish "gothic metallers" BESEECH have hooked up with the Austrian booking agency Rock The Nation Bookings/Management which handles such bands as DEATHSTARS, GRAVEWORM, DISBELIEF, and KATALYSM. Commented the group: "We hope and think this cooperation will take BESEECH one step further when we talking about touring and to reach every possible country! In other news, ...

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DEATHSTARS Confirmed For U.K.'s BLOODSTOCK Festival

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS has been confirmed as the "special guest" at the sixth annual Bloodstock festival, set to take place September 29-30 at the Assembly Rooms in Derby, England. This will be DEATHSTARS' second and final appearance in the U.K. this year following a sold-out show supporting LACUNA COIL in London back ...

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