AGENT STEEL have signed a European record deal with Italy's Scarlet Records for the release of their new album, "Order Of The Illuminati". A May/June release is expected. "We are halfway through the mixdown sessions," said guitarist Juan Garcia in an official statement. "Bernie Versailles is handling the engineering and co-production duties and our goal is to finish up by the end of February." Catch AGENT STEEL live on Saturday, March 1 at The Garage in Los Angeles, California as part of the Metal for Cancer Benefit show. Also set to appear are NOKTURNE L.A., INFAMY, DREAMS OF DAMNATION (featuring ex-DARK ANGEL guitarist Jim Durkin) and SCARRED.