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ENFORSAKEN Vocalist Guests On New SIGH Album

ENFORSAKEN vocalist Steven Sagala has just finished tracking guest vocals for the cult Japanese band SIGH at Studio One in Racine, Wisconsin with producer Chris Djuricic (NOVEMBERS DOOM, ENFORSAKEN, SOIL, FLESHGRIND, etc.). Sagala will appear on three songs for SIGH's upcoming album, "Hangman's Hymn", due out later this year via The End Records. As previously ...

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STILL REMAINS Parts Ways With Keyboardist, Seeks Replacement

Grand Rapids, Michigan metalcore act STILL REMAINS has announced the departure of keyboardist Zach Roth. "After several months of pondering this life-changing decision, Zach has decided to pursue a life without touring," the band writes in a statement. "We are sad to see Zach leave but after long talks filled with emotion, we agree that ...

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ANATHEMA Spreads 'Message Of Hope' With New Material

British metallers ANATHEMA have posted the following message on their official web site: "We would like to confirm that ANATHEMA WILL play in Jordan [in August] despite the ongoing violence in neighbouring countries. Furthermore, ANATHEMA travel to play this concert with a determination to put on a very positive show. "In the presence of troubles ...

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ONSLAUGHT To Enter Studio Tomorrow

Vocalist Sy Keeler of the reformed lineup of the classic U.K. thrash outfit ONSLAUGHT has issued the following update: "The day has arrived. After two rescheduled dates, ONSLAUGHT will enter Backstage studio [in Derbyshire, England] with producer Andy Sneap tomorrow, July 26th, to start work on 'Killing Peace', due to be released worldwide through the ...

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ANATHEMA To Play Jordan In August

British metallers ANATHEMA have announced their first-ever appearance in Jordan. The concert will take place on August 25 at the Al-Ahlyyiah Amman University Arena in Amman. In other news, ANATHEMA have added a third date to their upcoming Russian tour, which is scheduled to take place in September. The details are as follows: Sep. 22 ...

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ALEXISONFIRE Sign With VAGRANT RECORDS

Vagrant Records has set an August 22 release date for the third full-length disc from rock band ALEXISONFIRE, entitled "Crisis". The St. Catharines, Ontario-based quintet's follow-up to "Watch Out!" was recorded at the famed Metalworks Studios and Silo Recording Studios and was produced by Julius "Juice" Butty. "We are excited to release the new album ...

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Ex-MÖTLEY CRÜE Singer CORABI Signs With FLETCHER PARRY; Autobiography Due Next Summer

Former MÖTLEY CRÜE frontman John Corabi has signed with the New York-based literary agency Fletcher Parry to shop his autobiography for publication. The firm has repped books by Paul McCartney and Ali G, among other entertainment personalities. The as-yet untitled autobiography, co-authored with biographer Jake Brown, is scheduled for release sometime in the summer of ...

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BURIED BENEATH: New EP 'Colossus' Out Now

BURIED BENEATH, a new five-piece melodic death metal band from the heart of the U.K., have released their new EP, entitled "Colossus". Audio samples are available at this location. Formed in late 2003 by ex-HER DEADLY RIVAL members, guitarists Jordan and Joel Blake, along with vocalist Simon Cleary, BURIED BENEATH's sound "has evolved ...

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ONSLAUGHT Sign With CANDLELIGHT RECORDS

Reformed classic British thrash outfit ONSLAUGHT has signed a deal with Candlelight Records for the release of their long-awaited fourth album, "Killing Peace". The band are scheduled to enter the studio the first week of July with producer Andy Sneap (MACHINE HEAD, NEVERMORE, ARCH ENEMY, EXODUS) to begin recording the effort for an October 23 ...

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ROB ZOMBIE Rumored To Direct 'Halloween 9'

According to Fangoria.com, Rob Zombie is rumored to be in talks with Dimension Films about helming the ninth installment of the "Halloween" franchise. It is unclear as to whether he's aiming to do the oft-rumored "lost years" prequel or an original chapter of his own. World Entertainment News Network reported last month that ...

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ONSLAUGHT: More 'The Night Of British Thrash' Details Revealed

Vocalist Sy Keeler of the reformed classic British thrash outfit ONSLAUGHT has sent the following message to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "ONSLAUGHT will be appearing at Bradford Rio's [in Bradford, England], Saturday June 3 as co-headliners with XENTRIX, with current Thrash 'til Death tour acts EVILE, PITIFUL REIGN and HEADLESS CROSS completing the line up. The gig was ...

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ROB ZOMBIE, ANTHRAX: More Tour Dates Announced

More dates have been released for ROB ZOMBIE's summer tour, featuring ANTHRAX in the support slot. The "American Witch Across America" dates are as follows: Jun. 30 - El Paso, TX @ County Coliseum Jul. 01 - Lubbock, TX @ Lone Star Amphitheater Jul. 02 - Wichita Falls, TX @ Kay Yeager Coliseum Jul. 05 ...

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ONSLAUGHT To Play One-Off U.K. Date With TESTAMENT, XENTRIX

Reformed classic British thrash outfit ONSLAUGHT will play a one-off date with TESTAMENT and XENTRIX at Bradford Rio's on June 3. This will be the only U.K. date that TESTAMENT will be playing with ONSLAUGHT and XENTRIX. It will be ONSLAUGHT's last U.K. appearance before going off to record their new studio album. As previously ...

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DREAM THEATER Keyboardist's Online Conservatory Updated

DREAM THEATER's official web site has been updated with the following message: "[DREAM THEATER keyboardist] Jordan's [Rudess] Online Conservatory has expanded to offering an entire drum instruction course, and guitar instruction course (which contains almost four hours of video instruction) in addition to the recently added satellite course, Adventures In Analog Synthesis. The two new ...

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ONSLAUGHT To Enter Studio In July

Reformed classic British thrash outfit ONSLAUGHT will enter the studio the first week of July to begin recording their new album, "Killing Peace", tentatively due in September via an as-yet-undetermined label. The band's current lineup includes Sy Keeler (vocals), Nige Rockett (guitars), Steve Grice (drums), James Hinder (bass) and the group's latest addition, guitarist Alan ...

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ONSLAUGHT Confirmed For Czech Republic's BRUTAL ASSAULT Festival

Reformed classic British thrash outfit ONSLAUGHT have been confirmed for the Brutal Assault festival, set to take place August 10­-12 at Svojsice U Prelouce (100 km east of Prague) in the Czech Republic. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): AMORPHIS BIRDFLESH CARNIVAL IN COAL CEPHALIC CARNAGE DIMMU BORGIR EPHEL DUATH ...

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ONSLAUGHT Confirmed For Bulgaria's MONSTERS OF ROCK Festival

Reformed classic British thrash outfit ONSLAUGHT have been confirmed for the Monsters of Rock festival, set to take place August 3-7 at the Black Sea resort of Varna in Bulgaria. Also scheduled to appear are MOTÖRHEAD, SAXON, UFO. NEVERMORE, FEAR FACTORY, GAMMA RAY and KREATOR, among many others. ONSLAUGHT are continuing work on the material ...

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CERBERUS Continuing Work On New EP

Los Angeles melodic thrash/death metallers CERBERUS have uploaded another track, entitled "The Gates of Mercy", from their latest offering, "The Cage of Existence", onto their MySpace page at www.myspace.com/cerberus. CERBERUS' debut CD, "The Cage of Existence", was released in June 2005 through Hell and Death Records. CERBERUS are currently in the studio recording ...

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ONSLAUGHT Confirmed For U.K.'s DAY INTO NIGHT Festival

Reformed classic British thrash outfit ONSLAUGHT have been confirmed as special guests of AKERCOCKE at the Camden Underworld on Saturday, May 13 as part of the Day into Night festival. The full lineup is as follows: Friday, May 12: ZYKLON DAM SHE SAID DESTROY Saturday, May 13: AKERCOCKE ONSLAUGHT Sunday, May 14: DECAPITATED CARPATHIAN FOREST ...

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ONSLAUGHT To Support VENOM In The U.K.

Reformed classic British thrash outfit ONSLAUGHT will be special guests of VENOM on the following three U.K. dates in March: Mar. 23 – Glasgow, UK @ Garage Mar. 25 - London, UK @ Mean Fiddler Mar. 26 - Mamchester, UK @ Academy 2 ONSLAUGHT have also confirmed the following festival appearances: Jun. 8-10 – Sölvesborg, ...

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