SAVATAGE Guitarist Writing Music For KID ROCK

SAVATAGE/TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA guitarist Chris Caffery is currently writing music for the next KID ROCK album, which he hopes to submit by February, according to Caffery's latest posting on his official web site. Caffery's solo debut, "Faces", is scheduled to receive a North American release next Tuesday (Jan. 18) via The End Records. The ...

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H.I.M., THE RASMUS Singers To Perform 'Bittersweet' With APOCALYPTICA

H.I.M. frontman Ville Valo and THE RASMUS singer Lauri Ylönen are expected to join APOCALYPTICA for the world-premiere live rendition of their single "Bittersweet" at a benefit concert for the victims of the Asian earthquake/tsunami disaster at Helsinki's 12,000-seater Hartwall Arena on Monday, January 17. The concert, which will feature 30-minute live performances by H.I.M., ...

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QUEEN Musical May Add DIMEBAG Tribute

antiMUSIC is reporting that the QUEEN musical "We Will Rock You" may add a tribute to late PANTERA/DAMAGEPLAN guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott during a key sequence in the show. Dimebag was shot by a deranged fan that stormed the stage during a DAMAGEPLAN concert in Ohio last month. Paul Crook is a familiar ...

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