April 2004 - Blabbermouth Archive

VENGEANCE To Reunite After 14-Year Hiatus

VENGEANCE (a.k.a. VENGEANCE RISING), the pioneering Christian extreme metal band, are reuniting after a 14-year hiatus. The group — Larry Farkas (lead guitar), Glen Mancaruso (drums), Roger Dale Martin (bass), Doug Thieme (guitar) — sans Roger Martinez (vocals, who has since become "a Satanist/atheist/whatever") will perform at Summer Madness 2004 on August 29 at Chain ...

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HIRAX To Release New Album In May

Thrash metal veterans HIRAX's latest studio album, "The New Age of Terror", will be released May 18 on Black Devil Records and Deep Six Records on CD and limited-edition picture-disc formats. Upon hearing the raw tracks, which were recorded at another studio, producer Michael Rozon (MELVINS, ADRENALINE OD) and the band decided the quality wasn't ...

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DAMAGEPLAN Pull Out Of Oklahoma City Show, Cite 'Family Emergency'

DAMAGEPLAN have been forced to pull out of their scheduled appearance at Bricktown Events Center in Oklahoma City Wednesday night (April 28) "due to a family emergency of one of the band members," according to an Elektra Records publicist. DAMAGEPLAN are currrently on the road as part of the "Headbanger's Ball Tour", also featuring HATEBREED, ...

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