BAD WAY Enter Studio To Record Debut Album

Spanish hard rockers BAD WAY have entered Phantom 3000 studios in Barcelona to begin recording their debut album, tentatively titled "From Zero to Hero". The band — winner of several contests in Spain and support act for such bands as TEXAS TERRI and TWISTED SISTER — have prepared 11 songs for the upcoming CD ranging ...

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DARK SUNS Finalize Track Listing For Sophomore CD

German progressive dark metallers DARK SUNS have finalized the track listing for their sophomore album, "Existence", due in early 2005 via Prophecy Productions. The follow-up to 2002's "Swanlike" will "deal in depth with the very essence of human existence: its soul, its feelings and the conciousness about the fragility of its own being," according to ...

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OSBOURNES Jewelry Theft: CBS NEWS Video Report Posted Online

CBS News' Sheila MacVicar has filed a 90-second report for "The Early Show" on the robbery that took place at Ozzy Osbourne's mansion in England on Monday (Nov. 22). As previously reported, two men broke into the Osbourne home in Chalfont St. Peter, Buckinghamshire, a county bordering London, early in the morning and made off ...

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CRISIS: 'Signatures Of Survival' DVD Due In The Spring

CRISIS are putting the finishing touches on their upcoming DVD, "Signatures of Survival". Due to be released in the spring, "Signatures of Survival" was assembled from live footage and interviews from 1993 to the present sent in by fans. Editing duties were handled by Dominic Garza. As previously reported, CRISIS' video for the track "Waking ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH Comment On Ill-Fated Cincinnati Show

British extreme metallers CRADLE OF FILTH have posted the following account of their ill-fated November 8 show at Bogart's in Cincinnati, Ohio (which was cut short after two people were stabbed during a fight with a security guard): "We played [Bogart's] last year and so were familiar with the local surroundings. Not much ...

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KISS ARMY NORWAY To Release 'Historic' KISS Tribute Album Next Year

KISS Army Norway and Voices Music Entertainment will release a tribute album next year featuring chart-topping and award-winning bands from Norway performing their favourite KISS songs. Ken Kelly, who did the legendary paintings for the "Destroyer" and "Love Gun" albums, has painted his third KISS cover for this tribute CD. KISS guitarist Bruce Kulick salutes ...

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JAG PANZER's MARK BRIODY Lands Endorsement Deal With DEAN GUITARS

Mark Briody a founding member, guitarist and main songwriter for Colorado-based heavy metal band JAG PANZER has landed an endorsement deal with Dean Guitars. Joining the ranks of fellow Dean endorsers and guitar legends Dimebag Darrell and Michael Schenker, Mark had this to say, “I am very pleased and proud to be a Dean guitar ...

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Report: How AEROSMITH's Fan Club Left Fans In The Lurch

The Associated Press is reporting that many artists hire outside companies to run their fan clubs, but one club designed to bring fans closer to their idols ended up dividing them. After AEROSMITH postponed three concerts in June, many ticketbuyers went without refunds. One fan, Ginny Roberson, posted a web page telling FansRule to kiss ...

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