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I:SCINTILLA To Release 'Havestar' EP In August

Norway's legendary eccentric artist Mortiis recently completed a remix for industrial metal band I:SCINTILLA (signed to the Belgian label Alfa Matrix). The remixed track, which has been dubbed "Havestar (La Malediction Mix)", is planned to be featured on the band's upcoming but as-yet-untitled second album. Illinois-based quartet I:SCINTILLA recently signed to the Alfa Matrix label, ...

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EVANESCENCE Bassist Quits

EVANESCENCE frontwoman Amy Lee has posted the following message on the EVBoard.com message board: "Hey everybody. We just had a killer couple of weeks filled with press, photos, and an incredible video shoot that I know youre gonna love. Things are going great and I'm really getting excited for the new album. Unfortunately, I have ...

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EVANESCENCE: 'The Open Door' Track Listing Revealed

The complete track listing has been announced for EVANESCENCE's new album, "The Open Door", due on October 3 via Wind-Up. The band's second major label offering, "The Open Door" will follow up 2003's six-million-selling "Fallen". When asked to describe the sound of the new disc, singer Amy Lee told Launch it was hard to explain. ...

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EVANESCENCE Announce New Single

Launch Radio Networks reports: EVANESCENCE has officially picked "Call Me When You're Sober" as the first single from its upcoming new album, "The Open Door". The song will arrive at radio stations around August 7, while the new CD hits the streets on October 3. The band's second major label offering, "The Open Door" will ...

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Former BUCKCHERRY Drummer Joins BLACKLIST UNION?

Former BUCKCHERRY drummer Devon Glenn has reportedly joined the Hollywood, California-based rock band BLACKLIST UNION. Glenn is expected to perform with the group at their May 22 concert with METAL SKOOL at the Key Club in Hollywood. Together since 2004, BLACKLIST UNION's hook-laden sound — created by the songwriting team of lead guitarist Mark Fain ...

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GODYVA: New Album Samples Posted Online

Italian gothic metal sensations GODYVA will be releasing the new full-length CD, entitled "In Good and Evil", on June 6 through SorceryStudios Media Group. GODYVA — who have been likened to EVANESCENCE, LACUNA COIL and NIGHTWISH — recorded the follow-up to their acclaimed "Advent" EP (2002) at Jolly Roger Studios and mixed it at the ...

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P.M.T: New Album Samples Posted Online

Swiss metallers P.M.T have posted four tracks from their forthcoming album, "Topping from Below", at www.myspace.com/pmt1. "Topping From Below" was produced by Dom Favez and mixed by Jay Baumgardner (EVANESCENCE, SEETHER, PAPA ROACH) at NRG studios in North Hollywood. Ted Jensen mastered the album at Sterling Sound in New York. The CD is ...

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EVANESCENCE: 'The Open Door' Delayed Until October

MTV.com is reporting that EVANESCENCE's follow-up to 2003's "Fallen", entitled "The Open Door", will be released on October 3 via Wind-Up Records. "I'm just totally dying to get it out," EVANESCENCE frontwoman Amy Lee said. "It seems like it's been forever since 'Fallen'," which has sold about 6.5 million copies in the United ...

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EVANESCENCE To Release 'The Open Door' In August

Blender magazine is reporting that EVANESCENCE have set "The Open Door" as the title of the follow-up to their multi-platinum major label debut, "Fallen", tentatively due in August via Wind-Up Records. The upcoming CD will be the group's first since the departure of guitarist/chief songwriter Ben Moody, who quit in 2003. In November, Moody's replacement, ...

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ANKLA Sign With BIELER BROS. RECORDS

ANKLA, the Los Angeles-based band led by former PUYA guitarist Ramón Ortíz, have inked a deal with Bieler Bros. Records. The group's debut album is tentatively expected later in the year. In the meantime, check out an ANKLA song entitled "Deceit" at this location. ANKLA — which consists of Ortíz, Ikaro Stafford on ...

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Karmacode - LACUNA COIL

LACUNA COIL's slower, more raw and goth-inflected sound on its earlier records has been replaced by an expansive and definitely American-influenced style on its fourth full-length album, "Karmacode". Strings, multi-tracked vocals, a large and polished production and Middle Eastern flavorings all contribute to making this the band's most ambitious project yet. But with a lot ...

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3FACED: Video Of BON JOVI Gig Posted Online

3FACED, the Southern California-based band featuring guitarist/vocalist Patrick Kennison (formerly of UNION UNDERGROUND) and bassist Marty O'Brien (TOMMY LEE, DISTURBED, STATIC-X), have uploaded a video clip of their March 3 gig at the Staples Center in Los Angeles as the opening act for BON JOVI. 3FACED landed the gig as part of a contest by ...

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EVANESCENCE To Finish Mixing New Album Next Week

EVANESCENCE frontwoman Amy Lee has posted the following message on the EVANESCENCE message board EVBoard.com: "Terry [Balsamo, EVANESCENCE/ex-COLD guitarist] and I are sitting here in the control room at the studio — we'll be done mixing [the new album] next week! I can hardly believe it, we've been working on this album for ...

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3FACED To Open For BON JOVI In Los Angeles

3FACED, the new Southern California-based band featuring guitarist/vocalist Patrick Kennison (formerly of UNION UNDERGROUND) and bassist Marty O'Brien (TOMMY LEE, DISTURBED, STATIC-X), have been chosen to open for BON JOVI on March 3 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles in front of an estimated crowd of 25,000. 3FACED landed the gig as part of ...

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3FACED Recording New Material With Former EVANESCENCE Guitarist

3FACED, the new Southern California-based band featuring guitarist/vocalist Patrick Kennison (formerly of UNION UNDERGROUND) and bassist Marty O'Brien (TOMMY LEE, DISTURBED, STATIC-X), took home the award for "Best Alternative Act" at the first annual "Southern California Music Awards". The band were also nominated in the "Best Song" category for their track "I Am". They also ...

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P.M.T Putting Finishing Touches On New Album

Swiss metallers P.M.T have nearly completed the recording of their third album, "Topping from Below", with producer Dom Favez. Jay Baumgardner (EVANESCENCE, PAPA ROACH, SEETHER, SPINESHANK) is currently mixing the album at his North Hollywood, California-based NRG Recording Studio and Brian Gardner (LINKIN PARK, LOSTPROPHETS, JANE'S ADDICTION, SUM 41) will take care of the mastering ...

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EVANESCENCE's LEE, SEETHER's MORGAN Split Up

Shaun Morgan, the frontman for heavy rock band SEETHER, has told the Arkansas Times that he would love to do a duet on stage with EVANESCENCE's Amy Lee again in Little Rock — and SEETHER plays Little Rock at the Clear Channel Metroplex on Jan. 29 — but says it's unlikely to happen. The pair, ...

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