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MISFITS: U.K. Tour Postponed

MISFITS have issued the following update via their official web site: "Due to circumstances beyond anyone's control, day of show, July 6th, MISFITS drummer Robo was not permitted to enter the U.K. As a result, all U.K. dates have been postponed and will be rescheduled as soon as possible. Everyone involved are currently doing all ...

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WEDNESDAY 13 To Tour Australia In September

MURDERDOLLS frontman Wednesday 13, last seen in Australia fronting the MURDERDOLLS on the Big Day Out tour in 2003, has scheduled a return trip Down Under in September as part of his 6ft Down Under Tour. A press release from the promoters, Blue Murder, reads as follows: "Bolt your doors, seal off your windows, and ...

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TRIVIUM's HEAFY Reveals Details Of 'Roadrunner All-Stars' CD

TRIVIUM's Matt Heafy has revealed more details about his contributions to the upcoming "Roadrunner All-Stars" record to mark Roadrunner Records' 25th anniversary. The full-length release will contain original musical collaborations between past and present Roadrunner artists. Approximately 50 musicians are expected to participate in this record, making it a most elaborate collaboration project. Four central ...

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MONGREL To Support MICHALE GRAVES In New England

Massachusetts-based punk/emtal outfit MONGREL will be supporting former MISFITS frontman Michale Graves as he and TRASH LIGHT VISION (featuring MURDERDOLLS guitarist Acey Slade) make a series of stops in the New England area in June. MONGREL guitarist Adam Savage commented, "This is a perfect pairing for us and we're psyched for the opportunity! Opening for ...

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MICHALE GRAVES Announces New Drummer For Solo Band

Due to "prior commitment and circumstances," drummer Paul Lifeless (A LIFELESS ALLIANCE, MISTER MONSTER) has decided not to tour with former MISFITS frontman Michale Graves' new solo band. "He remains a great friend to all of us and we wish him the best," Michale writes on his web site. Replacing Lifeless on the trek will ...

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H.I.M.: Eighth Weekly Podcast Available

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have uploaded the eighth installment of their weekly podcast to document the progress of their forthcoming as-yet-untitled new album, due out later this year on Sire. Among the topics covered in the latest update are the following: * Phone call with Mige in Finland * Hearing the new tracks, remixing with Tim ...

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MYSTIC CIRCLE's 'The Bloody Path Of God' Due In October

German "dark Satanic metal band" MYSTIC CIRCLE have set "The Bloody Path of God" as the title of their seventh full-length album, tentatively due in October via Dockyard 1, the new company formed by Dirk Putzke, Christine Stephan (both ex-Sanctuary/Noise Records) and Piet Sielck (IRON SAVIOR). MYSTIC CIRCLE issued a "best of" album, entitled "Mystic ...

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H.I.M.: Seventh Weekly Podcast Available

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have uploaded the seventh installment of their weekly podcast to document the progress of their forthcoming as-yet-untitled new album, due out later this year on Sire. Among the topics covered in the latest update are the following: * Running out of time...the finishing touches * H.I.M. touring * Live Shows Vs. Traveling ...

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AMEN: New European Tour Dates Announced

AMEN have announced the details of their rescheduled European tour. Confirmed dates are as follows: Jun. 09 - Bochum, GER - Zwischenfall Jun. 10 - Berlin, GER - Kato Jun. 11 - Hannover, GER - TBA Jun. 13 - Budapest, HUN - A38 (w/ BOYSETSFIRE) Jun. 15 - Vevey, SWI - Rocking Chair Jun. 16 ...

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MISFITS: Drummer ROBO Returns To The Fold

The following update has been posted on MISFITS' official web site: "TONS of dates have been announced for the MISFITS summer tour! Jerry, Dez and... Robo will make a few select stops in the U.S. (including Alaska, and Cleveland) prior to embarking on a full tour of Europe where they will be performing at venues ...

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By the Sign of the Spyglass - LIFE IN PICTURES

Just when I thought I'd had enough of the vast majority of metalcore bands, one comes along and gives me a renewed sense of hope for the genre. Arizona's LIFE IN PICTURES has crafted a hard hitting and well-written album in "By the Sign of the Spyglass". Aside from the quintessential metalcore screamy (and one-dimensional) ...

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Former MISFITS Singer To Tour U.K. In August

Former MISFITS vocalist Michale Graves will be embarking on a U.K. solo tour in August. The dates are as follows: Aug. 01 - Southampton - Joiners Aug. 02 - Newport - TJ's Aug. 03 - London - The Garage Aug. 04 - Milton Keynes - The Pitz Aug. 05 - Rugeley - The Rose Aug. ...

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H.I.M.: Sixth Weekly Podcast Available

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have uploaded the sixth installment of their weekly podcast to document the progress of their forthcoming as-yet-untitled new album, due out later this year on Sire. Among the topics covered in the latest update are the following: * Recording process for a H.I.M. album * Tim Palmer's producing list * Working with ...

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H.I.M.: Fifth Weekly Podcast Available

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have uploaded the fifth installment of their weekly podcast to document the progress of their forthcoming as-yet-untitled new album, due out later this year on Sire. Among the topics covered in the latest update are the following: * Ville gets sick * The finishing touches on the new album * Ville's favorite ...

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H.I.M. Tap ANDY WALLACE To Mix New Album

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have reportedly tapped Andy Wallace (KORN, LINKIN PARK, LIMP BIZKIT, SLAYER) to mix their brand-new album, tentatively due in the fall via Sire. The mixing sessions will take place in New York City beginning this week. As previously reported, H.I.M. recorded the follow-up to 2003's "Love Metal" at Los Angeles' Paramour studios ...

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H.I.M.: Fourth Weekly Podcast Available

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have uploaded the fourth installment of their weekly podcast to document the progress of their forthcoming as-yet-untitled new album, due out later this year on Sire. Among the topics covered in the latest update are the following: * Linde's musical influences * Mige talks about the "fresh new sound" * Mige "the ...

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SEVEN WITCHES: 'Big Change' Coming Next Week

SEVEN WITCHES guitarist Jack Frost (ex-SAVATAGE) has posted the following message on the band's official web site: "Hey brothers of metal. Well its time to give you a full update on the WITCHES, BRONX CASKET COMPANY, and my next solo CD, 'Out in The Cold'. Well, WITCHES will have a big change in the next ...

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H.I.M.: Third Weekly Podcast Available

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have uploaded the third installment of their weekly podcast to document the progress of their forthcoming as-yet-untitled new album, due out later this year on Sire. Among the topics covered in the latest update are the following: * Ville's favorite bands * Time in the studio * Feel of the new record ...

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H.I.M.: Second Weekly Podcast Available

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have uploaded the second installment of their weekly podcast to document the progress of their forthcoming as-yet-untitled new album, due out later this year on Sire. Among the topics covered in the latest update are the following: * Recording the vocals * The recording process continues * Writing the lyrics for the ...

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France's FURY FEST: Complete Schedule Announced

The complete schedule has been announced for the 2005 edition of Fury Fest, set to take place June 24-26 in Le Mans, France. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Friday, June 24: Main Stage: 00.15 - 1.15 JELLO BIAFRA AND THE MELVINS 22.30 - 23.15 ANTHRAX 21.00 - 21.45 MILLENCOLIN 19.30 - 20.15 ...

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H.I.M.: Weekly Podcast Launched

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have launched a weekly podcast to document the progress of their forthcoming as-yet-untitled new album, due out later this year on Sire. Check it out at this location. As previously reported, H.I.M. have entered Los Angeles' Paramour studios to work on the follow-up to 2003's "Love Metal". According to singer ...

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MISFITS Comment On Drummer MARKY RAMONE's Departure

MISFITS have issued the following update regarding the previously announced departure of former RAMONES drummer Marky Ramone: "As most of you know, Marky Ramone (of the world-famous RAMONES) has been sitting in on drums as a 'special guest' with the MISFITS on tour for the past few years. Marky's final shows behind the kit with ...

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