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MNEMIC To Headline Danish 'Headbanger's Ball' Tour

Danish metallers MNEMIC will headline the very first Danish "Headbanger's Ball" tour, with support from AS WE FIGHT and THE PSYKE PROJECT. Confirmed dates are as follows: Sep. 06 - Ridehuset, Århus Sep. 07 - Studenterhuset, Ålborg Sep. 08 - Store Vega, København Sep. 21 - Posten, Odense Sep. 22 - Fermaten, Herning Sep. 28 ...

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3 INCHES OF BLOOD Sets 'Fire Up The Blades' Release Date

Vancouver, B.C.-based heavy metal unit 3 INCHES OF BLOOD has completed work on their hotly anticipated new album entitled "Fire Up the Blades". The follow up to the band's 2004 release "Advance and Vanquish", "Fire Up the Blades" will drop on June 26, 2007 via Roadrunner Records. 3 INCHES OF BLOOD recorded "Fire Up the ...

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DARK FUNERAL, NAGLFAR, DAATH: More Tour Dates Announced

Swedish black metallers DARK FUNERAL will return to North America for another month's worth of shows in October/November. This time support comes from their Swedish brothers NAGLFAR and Atlanta-based newcomers DAATH. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Oct. 09 - Crocodile Rock Cafe - Allentown, PA Oct. 10 - Jaxx - West Springfield, VA ...

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MNEMIC: More European Tour Dates Announced

Danish modern metallers MNEMIC will embark on two headlining tours, covering mainly the United Kingdom and Portugal, later this summer. Commented the band: "We are more than happy to announce that we will finally be playing Portugal for the first time in our career. Prepare yourself for some 'Blade Runner' metal, cold beers and some ...

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COSMOSQUAD Getting Ready To Drop 'Acid Test'

Los Angeles, CA-based metallic fusioneers COSMOSQUAD have finished recording and mixing their latest album, titled "Acid Test". Co-produced by drummer Shane Gaalaas (B'Z, DIESEL MACHINE, GLENN HUGHES) and guitarist Jeff Kollman (GLENN HUGHES, MOGG/WAY, $IGN OF 4) at Crumb West Studios in Simi Valley, CA between February and April, "Acid Test" marks the group's first ...

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DARK FUNERAL: More North American Tour Dates Announced

Swedish black metallers DARK FUNERAL will return to North America for another month's worth of shows in October/November. This time support comes from their Swedish brothers NAGLFAR and Atlanta-based newcomers DAATH. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Oct. 09 – [to be announced] Oct. 10 - Jaxx - West Springfield, VA Oct. 11 - ...

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MNEMIC To Embark On European Headlining Tour

Danish modern metallers MNEMIC will undertake the "Mechanical Massacre '07" European headlining tour beginning on May 16. Support will come from NIGHTRAGE (SWE) and SLOWMOTION APOCALYPSE (IT). The first leg of the tour has been announced, with more dates to follow next week. May 12 - Moscow (RU) Point Club May 16 - Copenhagen (DK) ...

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DARK FUNERAL To Tour North America With NAGLFAR, DAATH

After a successful North American tour earlier this year it is now officially confirmed: Swedish black metallers DARK FUNERAL will return to North America for another 20 shows in October/November. This time support comes from their Swedish brothers NAGLFAR and Atlanta-based newcomers DAATH. The dates are as follows: Oct. 10 - Jaxx - West Springfield, ...

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DARK FUNERAL Working On Two DVDs

Swedish black metallers DARK FUNERAL have issued the following update: "One of the most frequent questions we have received during the last couple of years has been 'When the hell are you guys going to release a live DVD?' Well, your requests have been heard. We are currently hard at work on putting together not ...

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DIESEL MACHINE Putting Finishing Touches On New Album

DIESEL MACHINE bassist Rich Gonzales, who nearly lost his life after broadsiding a car while riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle in August 2002, has issued the following update: "Things are rolling about nowadays. I'm in a wheelchair, parylyzed from the waist down, but jamming music as mean as ever. "First off, the new DIESEL MACHINE is ...

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MARTRIDEN To Open For EMPEROR In Chicago, Los Angeles

Montana-based black/death metal band MARTRIDEN is confirmed to open for Norwegian black metallers EMPEROR on two of the three shows they are playing in the U.S. The details are as follows: May 30 - The Metro - Chicago, IL June 03 - Key Club - West Hollywood, CA MARTRIDEN recently inked a deal with U.K.'s ...

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MNEMIC Guitarist Checks In From DEFTONES Tour

Danish metallers MNEMIC are currently on the road in the U.K. as the support act for the DEFTONES. The group's guitarist Mircea Gabriel Eftemie has checked in with the following update: "The tour started a week and a half ago. Our crew flew out of Sweden, France and Denmark, and the band had to go ...

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Black Metal Porn Directors Engage In War Of Words

Shane Bugbee, an actual priest in the Church Of Satan who wrote and directed "Club Satan: The Witches' Sabbath", which is being touted as "the first-ever Satanic porn," has released the following statement: "The director of the second 'first' Satanic black metal porn, 'Phallusifer', recently appeared on a comedy radio show and attacked ...

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BRUJERIA, NAUSEA L.A. To Play Los Angeles Next Week

Extreme metallers BRUJERIA — whose current touring lineup includes former CARCASS frontman Jeff Walker (a.k.a. El Cynico) on bass, ex-CRADLE OF FILTH drummer Adrian Erdlandsson (a.k.a. El Podrido), and NAPALM DEATH bassist Shane Embury (a.k.a. Hongo) on guitar — will perform at Safari Sam's in Los Angeles on Monday, March 19. Also scheduled to appear ...

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NAPALM DEATH Bassist: 'Busy Times Ahead'

NAPALM DEATH bassist Shane Embury has issued the following update: "Busy times ahead indeed. Finally started working on a project with Mick Kenney of ANAAL NATHRAKH last week, which is sounding pretty insane and will be out on the Feto Records label towards the end of the year. "Had a great rehearsal with some of ...

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Satan Vs. BLABBERMOUTH.NET: 'Club Satan' Director Slams Detractors

Shane Bugbee, an actual priest in the Church Of Satan who wrote and directed "Club Satan: The Witches' Sabbath", which is being touted as "the first-ever Satanic porn," has slammed the BLABBERMOUTH.NET detractors for attacking the film's concept. According to the filmmakers, "Club Satan: The Witches' Sabbath" offers viewers "real Satanism, the very best music, ...

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Satanic Metal Forces Unite Behind 666 Porn

The Satanic forces are uniting behind the first ever Satanic porno movie, "Club Satan: The Witches' Sabbath". This film was overseen by an actual priest in the Church Of Satan, and includes a real Black Mass, the likes of which has not been caught on tape since Anton LaVey's "Satanis" more than 30 years ago. ...

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EXPLODER: U.K. Dates Announced

EXPLODER, the U.K. rock/metal band led by Mick Kenney (ANAAL NATHRAKH, PROFESSOR FATE, MISTRESS), has lined up the following tour dates: Mar. 15 - Barfly - London Mar. 16 - Porter Butt - Bath Mar. 25 - The Flapper and Firkin - Birmingham May 11 - Subway City/ANARCHY - Birmingham May 18 - The Palace ...

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ANAAL NATHRAKH: More Tour Dates Announced

British extreme metallers ANAAL NATHRAKH have lined up the following dates: Apr. 07 - Oslo, NOR - Inferno Festival Apr. 08 - Antwerp, BEL - No Mercy Festivals Apr. 09 - Tilburg, NET - No Mercy Festivals Apr. 20 - Birmingham, UK - Barfly Apr. 21 - London, UK - Purple Turtle (Infernal Damnation Fest ...

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FAITH OR FEAR To Play One-Off Reunion Show

Long-defunct late '80s thrash band from the Philadelphia area FAITH OR FEAR is planning a one-off reunion gig in April/May. More information will be made available soon. FAITH OR FEAR was an acclaimed up-and-coming talent in the late '80s, having released its debut album, "Punishment Area", in 1989 through Combat Records. After the LP's release, ...

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BLEEDING THROUGH Films 'Line In The Sand' Video

Orange County, California-based band BLEEDING THROUGH has filmed a video for the song "Line in the Sand" in Los Angeles under the watchful eye of acclaimed director Dan Dobi (CANNIBAL CORPSE, PARAMORE) and MTV Video Music Award-winning executive producer Shane Drake (ARMOR FOR SLEEP, BLINDSIDE). A performance-based clip, the video is stripped down and bare ...

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KRUCIBLE Confirmed For TEXAS MADFEST

Texas progressive metal act KRUCIBLE is confirmed to take part in Houston's Texas Madfest. This will mark one of the first live appearances of the band's new lineup, which now includes renowned vocalist Lance King. "We're so excited to have Lance in KRUCIBLE now, I can't even describe it," states Shane DuBose, the band's bassist. ...

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