Band Photo: Sodom (?)
From: Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Last Known Status: Active
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German thrashers SODOM have officially cancelled their previously announced appearance at this weekend's Minneapolis Mayhem 2 festival. According to the event's organizers, "SODOM canceled the show due to the fact that they did not get their paper work from the delivery service to get their work visas. A new headliner will be announced shortly."
Minneapolis Mayhem 2, set to take place May 6-7 at Star Central in Columbia Heights, Minnesota, will include appearances by DEW-SCENTED, USURPER, NOVEMBERS DOOM, SADUS and AVENGER OF BLOOD, among others.
For more information, visit minneapolismayhem.com.
Colorado black metallers THROCULT have enlisted the services of Dan Lynn (SILENCER) on second guitar for all upcoming shows. Former guitarist Nick Jackson left the band back in January In order to concentrate in other things. "The relationship [between] Nick and THROCULT will always continue [to be] great, we wish Nick the best," the band write in a press release.
In other news, THROCULT are still working on their first DVD, "Live Conjurations", recorded last Halloween in their hometown with a four-person camera crew. "So far the footage is looking great and we hope to get it done soon," the group write. "The DVD will include the entire live show, all THROCULT promotional videos, and some tracks from an old TV broadcast show filmed back in 2003 with the old lineup.
As previously reported, THROCULT will be appearing on this year Minneapolis Mayhem 2 festival, set to take place on May 6-7 at Star Central in Columbia Heights, Minnesota. Also scheduled to appear at the festival are SODOM, SADUS, SUMMON, DEW-SCENTED and THE CHASM, among others.
WINTERTHRALL, EPICUREAN and ESTUARY are the latest confirmations for this year's Minneapolis Mayhem 2 Metalfest which will take place over two days - Friday, May 6th and Saturday, May 7th at Star Central in Columbia Heights, MN.
Acts scheduled to appear now include: More...
Minneapolis Mayhem 2 Metalfest will take place over two days - Friday, May 6th and Saturday, May 7th at Star Central in Columbia Heights, MN. The latest act confirmed for the festival is DEW SCENTED.
Acts scheduled to appear now include: DEW SCENTED, THROCULT, THE CHASM, SUMMON, SODOM, SADUS and AVENGER OF BLOOD. More acts will be announced soon.
Legendary German Thrashers Sodom has been confirmed to perform at next years Minneapolis Mayhem 2 Metalfest May 7, 2005. This will be their only North American performance. Also, will appear is Las Vegas, NV thrashers Avenger Of Blood. More details about the show and more bands to be confirmed will follow shortly.
According to the official SODOM website, the band's One Night In Bochum gig, due to take pace at the Zeche in Bochum, Germany on December 12th has been cancelled. No reasons have been given for the cancellation other than it was the organizer that pulled the plug.
Sodom's December 18th gig at Hof 23 in Berlin, Germany, as part of the AntiChristmas Metalmeeting is still on as planned.
Several photos taken at the Gates Of Metal festival from this past weekend on July 31 in Hultsfred, Sweden, which included performances by Stratovarius, Sonata Arctica, Morbid Angel, Finntroll and Meshuggah, have been posted online. Check out the photos from these bands' performances:
German brutal Black / Death metal band have posted the following update on their website:
"We`ve booked the well known Mastersound Studios of Alex Krull (Atrocity, Belphegor, Sinister...) for two and a half weeks in August this year.
The guestmusicians are Paul Masvidal (ex-Death / ex-Cynic), Victor Bullok (Dark Fortress / The Shroud) and Alex Stütz (Seraph of Pestilence / St. Luzifer)."
Illegimitation will play at the Walpurgis Metal Days (April the 30th/May the 1th) together with Sodom, Haemmorrhage, Disastrious Murmur, Blood and others. Azmo (Tamisra) will help out at the bass guitar exclusively at this Festival.
New gigs are still in preparation for autumn/winter 2004; a second tour, this time together with Human Bloodfeast, Sycronomica and a great headliner is being confirmed now.
The Gates Of Metal 2004 festival is scheduled to take place on July 31st in Hultsfred, Sweden. The latest acts to be confirmed for the festival include: SENTENCED, DRAGONFORCE and WITHIN TEMPTATION.
The confirmed list of acts scheduled to perform currently includes: SENTENCED, DRAGONFORCE, WITHIN TEMPTATION, RUNNING WILD, MESHUGGAH, SONATA ARCTICA, SODOM, FINNTROLL, THE STORYTELLER, PAGAN'S MIND and ARISE.
More acts will be announced soon. Tickets for Gates of Metal 2004 are available at Ticnet . A ticket costs 550 SEK (+ fee). Camp site for tents is included in the ticket price.