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DETONATION Announces Session Drummer

Dutch death/thrash metal act DETONATION which recently parted ways with drummer and founding member Thomas Kalksma has issued the following update: "After a couple of try-outs we found the perfect guy to help us out for the upcoming shows, namely Michiel van der Plicht (TOXOCARA, PROSTITUTE DISFIGUREMENT)! Michiel is without doubt one of the most ...

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CARACH ANGREN Confirmed For Holland's DOKK'EM Festival

CARACH ANGREN, a rising star in the Dutch black metal scene, has been confirmed for the Dokk'em open-air festival, set to take place August 9, 2008 in Raard (near Leeuwarden), Netherlands. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: BLAZE BAYLEY TANKARD DIAMOND HEAD TRAIL OF TEARS VENGEANCE ANGER AS ART HEIDEVOLK IZEGRIM THE MONOLITH ...

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THE MONOLITH DEATHCULT Confirmed For Holland's DOKK'EM Festival

Dutch metallers THE MONOLITH DEATHCULT have been confirmed for the Dokk'em open-air festival, set to take place August 9, 2008 in Raard (near Leeuwarden), Netherlands. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ANGER AS ART (USA) AWAKE (UK) BLAZE BAYLEY (UK) DIAMOND HEAD (UK) DYLATH-LEEN (FR) HEIDEVOLK (HOL) INCURSION DEMENTA (HOL) IZEGRIM (HOL) MOTHER ...

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TARJA TURUNEN, KITTIE, GIRLSCHOOL Confirmed For Belgium's METAL FEMALE VOICES FEST

TARJA TURUNEN, KITTIE, GIRLSCHOOL, MACBETH and IZEGRIM have been confirmed for the Metal Female Voices Fest, set to take place October 18-19 in Wieze, Belgium. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Saturday, October 18: TARJA TURUNEN MIDNATTSOL L'AME IMMORTELLE VISIONS OF ATLANTIS DIABLO SWING ORCHESTRA ATARGATIS EDENBRIDGE KELLS MARKIZE ASRAI Sunday, October 19: ...

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OFFICIUM TRISTE: Tour With MOURNING BELOVETH Canceled

Dutch "atmospheric doomsters" OFFICIUM TRISTE have issued the following update: "We are back from our mini-tour in Spain and Portugal and hereby would like to thank AUTUMNAL for their great companionship, Jose of Doomed Events for the perfect tour management and setting up the shows. Of course, a big thank you goes out to all ...

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WHY SHE KILLS Announce New Singers

Dutch metallers WHY SHE KILLS have announced the addition of Anita Borst and Danielle Logtenberg to the group's ranks. Brutal vocalist Anita has learned the tricks of the trade as a bass player and backing vocalist in METHYLBENZEEN and IZEGRIM and as a lead vocalist in BELLE GUNNESS. Danielle is as fresh as Anita is ...

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MOTHER OF SIN Confirmed For Holland's DOKK'EM Festival

Dutch metallers MOTHER OF SIN, featuring Eduard Hovinga (ex-ELEGY) on vocals/guitar, have been confirmed for the Dokk'em open-air festival, set to take place August 9, 2008 in Raard (near Leeuwarden), Netherlands. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ANGER AS ART (USA) AWAKE (UK) BLAZE BAYLEY (UK) DIAMOND HEAD (UK) DYLATH-LEEN (FR) HEIDEVOLK (HOL) ...

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OFFICIUM TRISTE: More Tour Dates Announced

Dutch "atmospheric doomsters" OFFICIUM TRISTE have lined up the following dates: Feb. 28 - Sala Zero, Tarragona, Spain (w/ AUTUMNAL, WARCHETYPE) Feb. 29 - Sala Fusion, Valencia, Spain (w/ AUTUMNAL, EVADNE, LOOKING FOR MYSTICA) Mar. 01 - Sala Carabel, Palencia, Spain (w/ AUTUMNAL) Mar. 02 - J.F. Panoias, Braga, Portugal (w/ AUTUMNAL, PROCESS OF Guilt) ...

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IZEGRIM Confirmed For Holland's DOKK'EM Open-Air Festival

Holland's IZEGRIM has been confirmed for the Dokk'em open-air festival, set to take place August 9, 2008 near Leeuwarden, Netherlands. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: DIAMOND HEAD (UK) TRAIL OF TEARS (NO) VENGEANCE (NL) ANGER AS ART (USA) HEIDEVOLK (NL) INCURSION DEMENTA (NL) VORTEX (NL) TANKARD (D) IZEGRIM (NL) ...

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IZEGRIM Signs With RUSTY CAGE RECORDS

Dutch thrashers IZEGRIM have inked a deal with Rusty Cage Records. The group's new album, "Tribute to Totalitarianism", will be released as a digipack on February 29. According to the label, fans should expect "an IZEGRIM-style thrash/death metal hybrid with quite a few stoner influences and faint Gothenburg-style melody, accompanied with some ferocious polemics that ...

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NON-DIVINE Confirmed For Poland's METALMANIA Festival

Dutch metal band NON-DIVINE has been confirmed for the 2008 installment of the Metalmania festival. The 22nd edition of the festival — the biggest metal event in Central-Eastern Europe — will take place on March 8, 2008 at Spodek Hall in Katowice, Poland. The billing is shaping up as follows: MEGADETH THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN ...

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NON-DIVINE To Support FLOTSAM AND JETSAM In Europe

Dutch metal band NON-DIVINE will support FLOTSAM AND JETSAM on their upcoming European tour. Also appearing on the bill will be the Dutch band IZEGRIM. The dates are as follows: March 01 - Hedon, Zwolle (The Netherlands) March 02 - Dynamo, Eindhoven (The Netherlands) March 04 - Roxy, Flensburg (Germany) March 05 - Nachtleben, Frankfurt ...

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DESTRUCTION Announce Support Acts For Dutch Tour

German thrashers DESTRUCTION have tapped DEAD HEAD, LEGION OF THE DAMNED and IZEGRIM to open for them on their upcoming "Thrashin' the Netherlands 2006" tour, set to take place in September. The dates are as follows: Sep. 08 - Burgerweeshuis - Deventer, NETH Sep. 09 - Dynamo Club - Eindhoven, NETH Sep. 10 - Patronaat ...

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THE MONOLITH DEATHCULT Touring Lineup Expands

Dutch brutal death metal band THE MONOLITH DEATHCULT have announced the addition of touring member Carsten Altena to the group's ranks. "Carsten took already care of the synthesizers, samples and orchestras on 'The Apotheosis' and the upcoming album 'The White Crematorium', which will be released [at] the end of January 2005 [via Holland's Karmageddon Media]," ...

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GOREROTTED To Release Second Album In November

U.K. blood merchants GOREROTTED will release their second album, "Only Tools And Corpses", on November 3 through Metal Blade Records. To support the CD, the band will embark on a European tour with reunited Austrian extreme metallers PUNGENT STENCH. Tentative dates so far are as follows: Nov. 19 – TBA – AUT or GER Nov. ...

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