KROKUS Singer Schedules 'Unplugged' Performance

ACOUSTICAL MOUNTAIN, a Swiss "semi-unplugged trio" featuring KROKUS singer Marc Storace, will perform three half-hour sets (starting at 4:30 p.m.) at "Street Fair" in Verbier, Switzerland this coming Saturday, March 20. This event is directly connected with the world-famous Xtreme snowboard contest being held in Verbier this weekend. For more information, click here. ...

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GREAT WHITE Condemn Release Of 'Burning House of Love'

GREAT WHITE have issued a statement condemning the release of a "bootleg" GW album, entitled "Burning House of Love", through the "Italian" label Horizon Records. "This album is not approved by GREAT WHITE," reads the statement. "Rather the band condemns this release and asks all fans and friends to not purchase this album. They feel ...

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OBITUARY: New Live Footage Posted Online!

Three short video clips of the reunited death metal legends OBITUARY performing live at last weekend's March Metal Meltdown VI in Irvington, New Jersey have been posted online at this location. Formed in 1984 as EXECUTIONER (later shortened to XECUTIONER), OBITUARY are widely considered to be one of the most influential and groundbreaking ...

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MACHINE HEAD Finish Recording New Song

MACHINE HEAD and longtime mix-master Colin Richardson have wrapped up production of a brand new track this week, to be included on the upcoming North American release of their new album, "Through The Ashes Of Empires", scheduled to hit stores on April 20. The new song, titled "Seasons Wither", will be added to the new ...

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UPDATED: RANDY RHOADS' ROCKWALK Induction Marred By Misspelling Shocker

Legendary OZZY OSBOURNE guitarist Randy Rhoads' induction into Hollywood's RockWalk earlier today turned downright embarrassing when the bronze bust unveiled during the ceremony and later installed along the RockWalk posthumous inductee wall displayed the guitarist's often-misspelled last name as "Rhodes" (an error that has since apparently been corrected). Check out photos from Getty Images:

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THE HAUNTED To Support FUNERAL FOR A FRIEND In The U.K.

Swedish thrashers THE HAUNTED have been confirmed as the main support act for FUNERAL FOR A FRIEND on their U.K. headlining tour in May. FUNERAL frontman Matt Davies commented: "THE HAUNTED are truly ferocious and a definite favorite of ours." THE HAUNTED have also been added to the lineup of bands performing at the Fury ...

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DARK TRANQUILLITY, SOILWORK To Team Up For Japanese Tour

DARK TRANQUILLITY and SOILWORK will be teaming up for a Japanese tour in May. Confirmed dates are as follows: May 01 – Nagoya, JPN - Club Quattro May 02 – Osaka, JPN - Big Cat May 03 – Tokyo, JPN - Shibuya Ax In other DARK TRANQUILLITY-related news, the band commenced the mixing process for ...

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KAMELOT: Touring Keyboardist Wanted

Florida-based power metallers KAMELOT are currently taking submissions for a touring keyboardist. All applicants must be able to commit at least three months to touring and have proper passports. In addition, they must be proficient at the keyboards and have some live experience. All expenses are paid with a good salary. Residents of all countries ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE Singer To Appear At Tattoo Convention

MÖTLEY CRÜE singer Vince Neil will be at the Cycle Expo 2004/Agony & Ecstasy Tattoo Convention this Saturday (March 20) signing autographs and taking photos with fans. This event is being held at The Showplace, located at 3000 Mechanicsville Pike, Richmond, VA 23223. For more information, click here. ...

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