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SKINDRED To Support SEVENDUST, NONPOINT

SKINDRED, the Welsh band featuring former members of DUB WAR, will be supporting SEVENDUST and NONPOINT on a U.S. tour beginning in mid-July. Exact cities and dates will be announced soon. As previously reported, SKINDRED recently recorded eight songs during a recording sessions in Florida, including four cuts that will appear on the upcoming re-release ...

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SKINDRED Finish Tracking Eight New Songs

SKINDRED, the Welsh band featuring former members of DUB WAR, recorded a total of eight songs during their recent recording sessions in Florida, including four cuts that will appear on the upcoming re-release of their debut album, "Babylon", due on August 24 through Bieler Bros./ Lava Records. "We've decided to add four tracks to the ...

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SKINDRED Prepare To Enter Studio

SKINDRED, the Welsh band featuring former members of DUB WAR, will enter a Florida studio on May 20 to begin recording bonus tracks for the upcoming re-release of their debut album, "Babylon". The new version of the CD is scheduled for release on August 24 through Bieler Bros./Lava Records. In other news, SKINDRED have been ...

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SKINDRED: 'Babylon' Re-Release Due In August

A new version of SKINDRED's debut album, "Babylon", featuring "four brand-new ripping raggapunk classics with new packaging," is scheduled for release on August 24 through Bieler Bros./Lava Records. Commented frontman Benji Webbe: " 'Babylon' may have been out a while but a lot have changed since Mike and Arya joined us. We cant wait to ...

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NONPOINT And SKINDRED To Issue Split CD

NONPOINT and SKINDRED will be releasing a limited-edition split CD sampler. The sampler will be distributed by the bands' respective street teams in late May and June. To view the artwork for NONPOINT, click here. To view the artwork for SKINDRED, click here. In related news, NONPOINT and SKINDRED will be ...

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SKINDRED To Reissue 'Babylon' With New Tracks

SKINDRED, the Welsh band featuring former members of DUB WAR, have posted the following message on their official web site: "SKINDRED's been busy in their studio/rehearsal room in the basement of St Josephs boxing club Pill Newport, demoing lots of killer new tracks. With Dan and the guys producing the music themselves. They are planning ...

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SKINDRED Begin Demoing New Material

SKINDRED, the Welsh band featuring former members of DUB WAR, are starting to demo "some killer new tracks in their new rehearsal space/recording studio," according to a post on the band's web site. There is currently no date set for the band to go into the studio to begin recording the follow-up to 2002's "Babylon". ...

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SKINDRED To Begin Demoing New Material In February

SKINDRED, the Welsh band featuring former members of DUB WAR, will begin demoing fresh new tracks for their second release in February. There is currently no date set for the band to go into the studio to begin recording the follow-up to 2002's "Babylon". Among the cuts set to appear on the forthcoming CD are ...

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SKINDRED To Support VOODOO GLOW SKULLS In Europe

Welsh combo SKINDRED, featuring former members of DUB WAR, have been confirmed for the upcoming European tour featuring VOODOO GLOW SKULLS and 4FT FINGERS. The dates are as follows: Nov. 05 - Rock City - Nottingham, UK Nov. 06 - Wedgewood Rooms - Portsmouth, UK Nov. 07 - Mean Fiddler - London, UK Nov. 08 ...

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SKINDRED: 'New Tracks Are Flowing Fast And Strong'

Welsh combo SKINDRED, featuring former members of DUB WAR, have posted the following update on their official web site: "SKINDRED [have a] new rehearsal space, the guys have been busy moving and doing up their new rehearsal space. They still are in the St Josephs ABC in the basement of the boxing club, the guys ...

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SKINDRED Singer Guests On BONG-RA CD

Former DUB WAR and current SKINDRED singer Benji Webbe has recorded three tracks with the Dutch drum-and-bass jungle demon BONG-RA for BONG-RA's new album, "The Art Of Vulgar Aesthetics" (out now through Supertrack Records). Benji appears on the CD under the name "The Dirty Dred". ...

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SUGARCOMA Finish Recording Pre-Production Demos

Britain's SUGARCOMA have completed work on the latest batch of demos for their sophomore album, tentatively due in early 2004 through Music For Nations Records. Says drummer James Cuthbert: "Basically we finished recording the demos for the second album [last week]. We have three-quarters of the second album written, this has all been done in ...

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Former SKUNK ANANSIE Guitarist To Issue Solo Album

Former SKUNK ANANSIE guitarist Ace will issue his long-awaited solo album, "Still Hungry", on June 23 through West 46th Records/Snapper Music. Among the guest musicians appearing on the CD are MOTÖRHEAD's Lemmy Kilmister, ONE MINUTE SILENCE's Brian "Yap" Barry and SKINDRED's Benji. The full track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Jet To ...

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COLD To Perform At California In-Store

COLD will be performing acoustic songs and signing copies of the upcoming "Year of the Spider" CD at Tower Records in Sherman Oaks, California on May 14 at 3:30 p.m. The first 200 people in the door will receive a limited art rock poster. COLD's "Year Of The Spider" is due on May 13 through ...

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SUGARCOMA Announce U.K. Gigs

British female-fronted act SUGARCOMA have lined up the following gigs during the coming weeks: Apr. 19 - Romford, Essex, UK @ Best of the Best All Dayer Jun. 14 – Newport, Cardiff, UK @ TJs (w/ SKINDRED) SUGARCOMA are tentatively set to begin work on their sophomore album later in the year. The follow-up to ...

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COLD Push Back 'Year Of The Spider' Release Date

COLD have pushed back the release date of their new CD, "Year Of The Spider", to May 13 through Geffen Records. No reason was given for the delay. "Year Of The Spider" was recorded in part at Bay 7 Studios in Los Angeles, California with producer Howard Benson (SEPULTURA, P.O.D., SKINDRED) and includes the track ...

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LIMP BIZKIT Frontman Gets In The Studio With COLD

LIMP BIZKIT frontman Fred Durst recently produced a track for COLD, entitled "Check Please", which will appear on an upcoming soundtrack. The song was originally written for the demo that got the band signed to Flip Records in 1997, but ended up being omitted from the group's 1998 self-titled debut and the follow-up, "13 Ways ...

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SKINDRED Set American Release Date For 'Babylon'

Welsh crew SKINDRED, featuring former members of DUB WAR, have set an April 22 American release date through Bieler Bros./MCA Records for their debut album, "Babylon". Check out three full-length tracks and 60-second clips of every other track on the album, as well as a music video, news, and tour dates, via the official SKINDRED ...

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COLD Ready New Album, Tour

COLD are gearing up for a short club tour to preview their forthcoming album, "Year of the Spider", due April 29 on Flip/Geffen Records. The album's first single, "Stupid Girl", features an appearance by WEEZER frontman Rivers Cuomo. The WEEZER singer co-wrote the song with COLD vocalist Scooter Ward, and also sings background vocals. COLD ...

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SKINDRED Sign New Deal, Revamp Lineup

Welsh crew SKINDRED have reportedly been dropped by BMG/RCA Records and have inked a new U.S. deal with Bieler Bros./ MCA Records. In addition, guitarist Jeff Rose and drummer Ginger Ford have left the band to pursue opportunities in music production, according to Amplify This. They have since been replaced by Mikey Dee and Dirty ...

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COLD Select First Single From 'Year of the Spider'

COLD have set "Stupid Girl" as the first single off their upcoming album, "Year of the Spider", due on April 29 through Geffen Records. As previously reported, "Year Of The Spider" was recorded in part at Bay 7 Studios in Los Angeles, California with producer Howard Benson (SEPULTURA, P.O.D., SKINDRED) and includes the track "Kurt", ...

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COLD Set Release Date For 'Year Of The Spider'

COLD have set an April 29 release date Geffen Records for their new album, "Year of the Spider". "Year Of The Spider" was recorded in part at Bay 7 Studios in Los Angeles, California with producer Howard Benson (SEPULTURA, P.O.D., SKINDRED) and includes the track "Kurt", which was written as a tribute to late NIRVANA ...

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COLD: New Songs Posted Online

COLD have posted two brand new tracks in streaming audio at these locations: 01. Suffocate 02. Stupid Girl Both tracks come off the band's upcoming album, "Year Of The Spider", due in late spring/early summer through Geffen Records. "Year Of The Spider" was recorded in part at Bay 7 Studios in ...

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DOWNSET Announce European Dates

The current touring lineup of DOWNSETRey Oropeza (vocals), Chris Lee (drums), Roy Lozano (bass), and Roy Z (guitar) — have announced a host of European dates during October/November. They are as follows: Oct. 27 – Lintfabriek - Kontich, BEL Oct. 28 - La Boule Noire - Paris, FRA Oct. 29 - Le Jardin ...

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CRAZY TOWN To Issue 'Darkhorse' In November

CRAZY TOWN have set Darkhorse as the title of their sophomore album, due on November 12th via Columbia Records. Darkhorse was produced by Howard Benson (P.O.D., SEPULTURA, SKINDRED) and is the follow-up to CRAZY TOWN's 1999 debut, The Gift Of Game. Among the collaborators in the studio was WEEZER frontman Rivers Cuomo, who added a ...

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