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CRADLE OF FILTH, ARCH ENEMY: More Tour Dates Released

More dates have been released for the fall 2004 edition of the "Headbanger's Ball" tour, featuring headliners CRADLE OF FILTH alongside openers ARCH ENEMY, BLEEDING THROUGH and HIMSA. The details are as follows: Nov. 04 - Starland Ballroom - Sayreville, NJ Nov. 05 - Electric Factory - Philadelphia, PA Nov. 06 - The Palladium - ...

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ANTHRAX Change Title Of Upcoming CD

ANTHRAX have changed the title of their upcoming collection of Joey Belladonna/Neil Turbin-era songs performed by the band's current lineup to "The Greater of Two Evils" from the previously announced "Metallum Maximum Aeturnum". "What, no one speaks Latin any more?" ANTHRAX guitarist Scott Ian joked in a posting on the band's official web site. With ...

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AMORPHIS Guitarist Says Fill-In Vocalist Is Sounding 'Great'

AMORPHIS guitarist Esa Holopainen has posted the following update on the group's official web site: "A good time to inform [everyone] that the rehearsings with JP Leppäluoto [CHARON singer and fill-in vocalist for AMORPHIS' upcoming U.S. tour] goes further exellent. We have been now two days in rehearsing flat and the result is great, JP ...

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DEFTONES Singer: New Album To Contain 'Way More Riffs'

DEFTONES singer Chino Moreno has spoken to MTV.com about the group's decision to embark on a month-long club tour prior to entering the studio to record their fifth studio album. "We're just going to get used to playing as a live band again," Moreno said. "For me, the best part of being in a band ...

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DEFTONES: More Tour Dates Announced

DEFTONES have announced the complete details of their upcoming club tour, which starts on September 26 at Grand in San Francisco. The dates are as follows: Sep. 26 - San Francisco, CA - Grand Sep. 28 - Los Angeles, CA - House of Blues Sep. 29 - Los Angeles, CA - House of Blues Sep. ...

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DEFTONES To Hone New Material On Upcoming Club Tour

DEFTONES frontman Chino Moreno recently told Launch Radio Networks that the band will have a full album's worth of new material ready by the time their upcoming club tour starts on September 28 at the House Of Blues in Los Angeles. "We're just gonna go out and play a bunch of new stuff," he said. ...

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DEFTONES: Fall Tour Dates Announced

DEFTONES have announced the first dates as part of their upcoming fall club tour. They are as follows: Sep. 28 - House of Blues - Los Angeles, CA Sep. 29 - House of Blues - Los Angeles, CA Sep. 30 - House Of Blues - Anaheim, CA Oct. 01 - Somas - San Diego, CA ...

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DEFTONES Singer Says New Album Will Be 'Way Aggressive'

Launch Radio Networks is reporting that DEFTONES recently spent a month writing songs in Malibu, California, and after a club tour in October to road test the material, they will start recording their fifth album with producer Bob Ezrin (KISS, JANE'S ADDICTION, PINK FLOYD). Frontman Chino Moreno recently said that he expects it to be ...

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RAMMSTEIN: European Tour Dates Announced

RAMMSTEIN have announced the following European tour dates during November/December: Nov. 01 - Mannheim, GER - Maimarkthalle Nov. 02 - Antwerp, BEL - Sportpalais Nov. 04 - Rotterdam, NETH - Ahoy Nov. 09 - Lisbon, POR - Atlantico Nov. 10 - Madrid, SPA - Plaza De Toros De Vista Alegre Nov. 11 - Barcelona, SPA ...

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KITTIE Announce First Tour In Support Of 'Until The End'

KITTIE will begin to tour in support of its upcoming release, "Until the End", in early July with support acts CANDIRIA, 36 CRAZYFISTS and TWELVE TRIBES. "The anticipation is high," said KITTIE drummer Mercedes Lander. "We haven't toured since November so we're definitely excited. The tour lineup is phenomenal." "We spent two years on the ...

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DROWNING POOL, FLAW, DROPBOX Announce U.S. Tour Dates

DROWNING POOL, FLAW and DROPBOX have lined up the following dates during June/July: Jun. 19 - Liberty Memorial Park - Kansas City, KS Jun. 28 - Summerfest - Milwaukee, WI Jun. 30 - Remington Nite Club - Springfield, MO Jul. 02 - Bricktown Brewery - Oklahoma City, OK Jul. 03 -Javelina Harley Davidson - Boerne, ...

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SEVENDUST: Acoustic CD Details Revealed

SEVENDUST have finalized the track listing for their upcoming acoustic live live CD/DVD, "Southside Double-Wide Acoustic Live", due on May 4 through TVT Records. Recorded and filmed at The Georgia Theater in Athens, GA, the set contains many of the band's greatest hits, including "Bitch", "Too Close To Hate", "Black", "Xmas Day", "Broken Down", and ...

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GWAR: Tour Dates Announced

GWAR have lined up the following dates during April/May: Apr. 16 - Winston-Salem, NC @ Ziggy's Apr. 17 - North Myrtle Beach, SC @ House of Blues Myrtle Beach Apr. 19 - Tallahassee, FL @ Floyd's Music Store Apr. 20 - Tampa, FL @ Masquerade Apr. 21 - Fort Lauderdale, FL @ Culture Room Apr. ...

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DAMAGEPLAN: 'Save Me' Video To Premiere On MTV2

DAMAGEPLAN's video for "Save Me" will receive its world premiere on March 27 as part of MTV2's "Headbanger's Ball Tour" special. The clip was shot in early March with director Christoffer "Salzy" Salzgeber (SOULFLY, HALFORD, SNOT) and is described by DAMAGEPLAN frontman Patrick Lachman as "killer." DAMAGEPLAN, who made their live debut in Japan late ...

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METALLICA Honored With GOVERNORS AWARD

METALLICA were honored with the 2004 Governors Award for creative excellence and outstanding achievement by the San Francisco Chapter of the Recording Academy. The 2004 Governors Awards gala — the Chapter's largest fundraiser of the year — was held on Monday, March 15 in the Grand Ballroom of the historic Westin St. Francis Hotel in ...

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MORBID ANGEL: European Festival Appearances Announced

Veteran death metallers MORBID ANGEL have confirmed the following European festival appearances during the summer: Jun. 25 - Nummirock - Nummijarvi, FIN Jun. 26 – Graspop – Dessel, BEL Jun. 27 - Fury Fest - Le Mans, FRA Jul. 31 - Gates of Metal Festival - Hultsfred, SWE In other news, MORBID ANGEL have announced ...

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LINKIN PARK/KORN Tour Dates Announced

LINKIN PARK, KORN, SNOOP DOGG and THE USED will be teaming up for this year's Projekt Revolution 2004 Tour beginning on July 23 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Confirmed dates are as follows: Jul. 23 - Cincinnati, OH - Riverbend Music Center Jul. 24 - Columbus, OH - Germain Amphitheatre Jul. 26 - Clarkston, MI - DTE ...

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