Ozzy Osbourne Hospitalised Following Flu Complications

Heavy metal icon Ozzy Osbourne has been taken into hospital as a result of complications from a bout of flu, his wife and manager Sharon Osbourne has announced. A tweet from Mrs. Osbourne reads:

“As some of you may have heard, Ozzy was admitted to hospital following some complications from the flu. His doctors feel this is the best way to get him on a quicker road to recovery. Thanks to everyone for their concern and love.”

Ozzy recently had to cancel his European tour with fellow Midlanders, Judas Priest as a result of the illness, though he has also lent his likeness and name to a NetEnt slots game, appearing alongside other rock legends like Jimi Hendrix, Motorhead and Guns N Roses.

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We Came As Romans Singer Kyle Pavone Dead At 28

Another sad news arrive from the We Came As Romans camp: The band announce that their vocalist Kyle Pavone has died at the age of 28. We Came As Romans took to Instagram to announce his passing, posting the below statement:

“Today music lost another great with the passing of Kyle Pavone of We Came as Romans. Kyle’s tragic loss came too early in his life and those of his bandmates. All are devastated by his passing. We will miss his smiles, his sincerity, his concern for others, and his impressive musical talent.

In lieu of flowers, we will be providing information regarding charity donations this coming week. The family and the band wish to thank their fans and the music community for all of their love and support as they navigate their grief. “’Will I Be Remembered or Will I Be Lost in Loving Eyes?’”

A cause of death has not been revealed yet. The below quote shared in We Came as Romans’ statement is a lyric taken from their song “Promise Me” and was also one of Pavone‘s final posts on his Twitter:

Will i be remembered or will i be lost in loving eyes

— • D O N • S O L O • (@kylepavone) August 18, 2018

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Hell Militia Drops Off "Adventus Satanae MMXII" European Tour Dates

Horna is set to embark on the “Adventus Satanae MMXII” European tour with Tortorum this coming September. Horna has now issued the following announcement about Hell Militia dropping off the tour:

“The news are coming officially soon as well, but Hell Militia has been forced to cancel their participation on the upcoming tour. Reasons to this will be explained if they make it public as it’s none of our concern. We are a bit bummed this happened but replacement will be announced shortly and we believe none of you will be disappointed!”

Thu 20.9. Berlin/D – Slaughterhouse
Fri 21.9. Erfurt/D – From Hell
Sat 22.9. Oberhausen/D – Helvete
Sun 23.9. Roeselare/B – Zaal Diezie
Mon 24.9. Nantes/F – Floride
Tue 25.9. Paris/F – Glazart
Wed. 26.9. TBA —> France/Switzerland
Thu 27.9. Retorbido/IT – Carlitos Way
Fri 28.9. Nova Gorica/SLO – Mostovna
Sat. 29.9. Großerlach/D – VFRR Clubhaus
Sun 30.9. Prague/CZ – Matrix

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Stray From The Path Issues Band Update After Van Crash

It was announced yesterday that Stray From The Path flipped it’s tour van while on the road in Wyoming. The band has now checked in with the following update about the situation:

“Thank you all so much for your concern and support. We will not ask you for any money or handouts because we know times are tough. People are making benefit t-shirts for us where proceeds will go towards new transportation. If you picked these up, that would be amazing. Seriously thank you to Sumerian records, crimson management, 518 prints, upstate Merch, Terror and the Acacia strain. Over whelmed with support for us, our people have our backs during our darkest moment. Thank you from us all.

“So far 1 of my guitars work, my pedals work, our bass works, our drums are fine and Our bass head is broken. Checking the rest of our gear tonight. Doing the next week of touring in a rented mini van. Good to alive, but this shit is insane.”

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Fullforce Streaming "Mythomaniac" Track Online

Fullforce will be releasing the debut album “One” on July 26th via SPV/Steamhammer in North America. Noisecreep.com is now hosting a stream of the new song “Mythomaniac” at this location.

Fullforce was formed in 2009 and now consists of members Mike Andersson (Cloudscape, Vocals), Stefan Elmgren (ex Hammerfall, Guitars), Anders Johansson (Hammerfall, ex Yngwie J. Malmsteen, Drums), CJ Grimmark (ex-Narnia, Guitars) and Tommy Larsson (ex Heed, Bass).

The “One” track listing is as follows:

1. Mythomaniac (4:02)
2. None Of Your Concern (3:35)
3. Heart And Soul (3:31)
4. Oblivion (4:53)
5. Open Your Eyes (4:25)
6. Rain (4:33)
7. Suffering In Silence (3:06)
8. Walls Of Secrets (4:33)
9. Father spirit (4:51)
10. Bleed (5:07)
11. Into The Cradle (5:01)
iTunes Bonus Track:
12. Best Of Times (3:49)

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Fullforce Announces North American Release For "One" Album

Sweden’s Fullforce has issued the following update about releasing the “One” album in North America and lining up dates for a mini-tour:

“Hey rockers,

“It’s been a few weeks since the release of ‘One’ in Europe and this far reviews and feedback from media and fans have turned out amazing. We’re now looking forward to the U.S/Canada releasedate which is July 26 and we’re hoping that our album will be well recieved there as well.

“A mini-tour is about to be announced so, keep your eyes open for more details regarding this. The mini-tour this time will start in Sweden and end in Germany…unfortunally no other countries to be visited this time but, more gigs are in the works so, stay tuned:).

“All the best: FULLFORCE”

You can also check out Fullforce’s recent addition to Metalunderground.com’s “Pit Stories” column by heading here. The “One” track listing is as follows:

1. Mythomaniac (4:02)
2. None Of Your Concern (3:35)
3. Heart And Soul (3:31)
4. Oblivion (4:53)
5. Open Your Eyes (4:25)
6. Rain (4:33)
7. Suffering In Silence (3:06)
8. Walls Of Secrets (4:33)
9. Father spirit (4:51)
10. Bleed (5:07)
11. Into The Cradle (5:01)

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Fullforce Streaming New Song "Walls Of Secrets"

Bravewords.com is currently hosting an exclusive premiere of a new track from Fullforce’s debut album “One.” You can get a first listen to the song “Walls of Secrets” on Bravewords’ “Knuckle Tracks” player by heading over to this location.

The “One” track listing is as follows:

1. Mythomaniac (4:02)
2. None Of Your Concern (3:35)
3. Heart And Soul (3:31)
4. Oblivion (4:53)
5. Open Your Eyes (4:25)
6. Rain (4:33)
7. Suffering In Silence (3:06)
8. Walls Of Secrets (4:33)
9. Father spirit (4:51)
10. Bleed (5:07)
11. Into The Cradle (5:01)

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