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LEAVES' EYES To Tour Germany With SUBWAY TO SALLY

LEAVES' EYES, the new band formed by ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull and members of ATROCITY (who are fronted by Liv's husband Alexander Krull), will be teaming up with SUBWAY TO SALLY for the "Nord Nord Ost" tour of Germany and Austria in December 2005. Confirmed dates are as follows: Dec. 15 ...

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UGLY: New Songs Posted Online

UGLY, the Louisville/Detroit-based band formed from members of Lava/Atlantic's OUTSPOKEN and Detroit favorite BRIDGE, have just unveiled four new songs. Recorded in Ann Arbor, MI with Michael Lutz (BROWNSVILLE STATION founder/TED NUGENT bandmember) at his Tazmania studio. The band have completed seven songs for their as-yet-untitled record that will hopefully be hitting shelves after the ...

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SLAYER Guitarist To Lead Clinic, Sign Autographs

According to Delaware Online, SLAYER guitarist Kerry King will lead the Guitar Abuse Clinic at 5:30 p.m. Friday (July 15) at Middletown Music (5238 Summit Bridge Road) in Middletown, DE. King, a 20-year veteran of the music industry, will give pointers on style and technique to aspiring guitarists. Audience members are permitted to bring their ...

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NEW DEAD RADIO: New Album Samples Posted Online

Three tracks from NEW DEAD RADIO's upcoming album, "Avalon Bridge Will Burn", have been posted online at MySpace.com. The CD, which features a guest appearance by Stephen Perkins (JANE'S ADDICTION), was produced by Chuck Johnson (SLIPKNOT, GLASSJAW) and is set to hit stores July 19 through Mediaskare Records. A video for the track ...

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FOZZY To Tour Australia In September

FOZZY, the band featuring vocalist Chris Jericho (of WWE wrestling fame) and members of STUCK MOJO, will be touring Australia in September. Confirmed dates are as follows: Sep 05 - The Corner Hotel - Melbourne Sep. 07 - Fowler’s Live - Adelaide (All Ages Show) Sep. 09 - The Gaelic Club - Sydney Sep. 10 ...

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MUSHROOMHEAD Rejoined By Former Vocalist At Cleveland Show

Ex-MUSHROOMHEAD singer Jason Popson (a.k.a. J-Mann) rejoined his former bandmates Saturday night (July 2) to sing a song at a packed Peabody's Down Under night club in Cleveland, Ohio. Jason, who is one of the singers for THE ALTER BOYS and the lead singer for (216), sang the song "Ego Tripp" to a surprised group ...

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BIRD OF PREY To Collaborate With Guitarist JIMI BELL

BIRD OF PREY, the project fronted by vocalist Kyle Michaels, has announced a collaboration with acclaimed guitarist Jimi Bell. Jimi will contribute to forthcoming releases in the form of guitar work and collaborative writing. Having played for the likes of METAL CHURCH's David Wayne and AFM recording artist Rob Rock, Jimi has more than his ...

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COLD Seek Extras For 'Happens All The Time' Video Shoot

COLD will be filming a video for their new single, "Happens All the Time", on Thursday, June 30 in Los Angeles. "We are looking for strange characters, weird, off center looks are a definite plus!" the band write in their newsletter. "The video is being shot on a beach, so you should be comfortable in ...

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NIGHTWISH On The NBA Finals?

The following item was submitted by a BLABBERMOUTH.NET visitor by the name of Scott M Davis: "Not a basketball fan at all, but I just happened to flip on Game 7 of the NBA Finals on ABC last night. To my surprise, as they were preparing for the introduction of the home team San Antonio ...

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MOLLY HATCHET Schedule 'Rockline' Appearance

MOLLY HATCHET will be the featured guests on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" airing Wednesday, June 29. The live show begins at 8:30 p.m. PT / 11:30 p.m. ET, and fans are encouraged to call in with questions during the program at (800) 344-ROCK (7625). To find a station near you, check out

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Undoing Ruin - DARKEST HOUR

I like what DARKEST HOUR has done on "Undoing Ruin", the follow-up to the excellent "Hidden Hands of a Sadist Nation". The band has not abandoned its Americanized AT THE GATES-style melodic thrash 'n bash, yet there are more colors and accents in the songs, more melody as well. A slight smoothing of the jagged ...

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COLD Change Album Title, Post New Single Online

COLD have changed the title of their fourth full-length album to "A Different Kind of Pain" from the previously announced "The Calm That Killed the Storm". The follow-up to 2003's "Year of the Spider" was recorded in part at Bearsville studios in Woodstock, New York with producer Michael "Elvis" Baskette (CHEVELLE, IGGY POP) and was ...

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DISTURBED Begin Mixing New Album

DISTURBED are currently in Los Angeles mixing their as-yet-untitled third album with Ben Grosse, who has previously worked with FILTER, SEVENDUST and ALTER BRIDGE, among others. A video shoot for the first single is scheduled for July this year. The video and single are expected to be issued shortly thereafter, with the full-length album slated ...

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MOONSPELL Resume Work On New Album, Continue Label Negotiations

MOONSPELL frontman Fernando Ribeiro has posted the following message on the group's official web site: "I reckon May was left out in blank yet nothing really exciting happened anyway besides a few gigs and assorted practises so nobody missed much, really. In any case as I just finished MOONSPELL's new calendar, filling all days up ...

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Lowest of the Low (Re-issue) - TERROR

First of all, if you've not experienced the hardcore kick in the face that is TERROR's "One with the Underdogs", go buy the damn thing now! Give thanks that bands like TERROR continue to play real hardcore — violent and uncompromising, blue collar and true. Thanks to the good folks at Trustkill, you're now given ...

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PUNGENT STENCH To Headline Austria's DARK MATTER FESTIVAL

Long-running Austrian extreme metallers PUNGENT STENCH will headline the Dark Matter Festival, set to take place on August 13 at Alter Schlachthof in Hollabrunn, Austria. Also scheduled to perform at the festival are MASTIC SCUM, DARK DECEPTION, and FREUND HEIN. Tickets are 12 euros in advance, or 14 euroes at the door. PUNGENT STENCH's latest ...

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DARK NEW DAY: 'Brother' Video Posted Online

DARK NEW DAY, the new "supergroup" featuring Clint Lowery (ex-SEVENDUST) on guitar, Brett Hestla (ex-CREED, VIRGOS MERLOT) on vocals, Will Hunt (ex-SKRAPE, TOMMY LEE) on drums, Clint's brother Corey Lowery (ex-STEREOMUD, STUCK MOJO) on bass, and Troy McLawhorn (ex-DOUBLE DRIVE) on guitar, have unveiled the video for their new single, "Brother". Check it out:

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