NY Post: DEE SNIDER Pleads For Help In In-Law Slay

TWISTED SISTER frontman Dee Snider made a passionate plea for help to find the killer of his wife's brother yesterday, a day after the 34-year-old construction worker was gunned down in New York City. "We are hoping to get whoever did this. We have no idea why this would happen to him," Snider, 48, told ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE Skips Another OZZFEST Date

OZZY OSBOURNE has pulled out of tonight's Ozzfest performance at PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, New Jersey after coming down with a mild case of pneumonia, according to an announcement made by the New York radio station 92.3 K-Rock. As was the case with last month's shows in Auburn, Washington and Maysville, California (both ...

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THE GATHERING To Release 'Souvenirs' On Vinyl

Holland's THE GATHERING are planning a vinyl release of their latest CD, "Souvenirs". The LP will be released under license by The End Records as a two-vinyl gatefold release and will include the lyrics. It will be pressed on very heavy-type vinyl (230 gr), which will make it the best quality possible. An October release ...

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AMORPHIS Video Nominated For Finnish Award

AMORPHIS' video for the track "Evil Inside" has been nominated in the "Best Finnish Music Video" category on the Finnish MTV3. To vote for the clip, click here. Other nominees in the "Best Finnish Music Video" category are EGOTRIPPI ("Älä Koskaan Ikinä"), DARUDE ("Next To You"), TUURE KILPELÄINEN ("Vesitornin Varjossa") and MAIJA ...

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JANE'S ADDICTION: Authorized Biography On The Way

Old-school L.A. punk figure Brendan Mullen — who promoted shows at the Masque, among other claims to fame — is taking on JANE'S ADDICTION for his next project, according to MTV.com. He's writing the first authorized biography on the band, to be called "Whores: An Oral History of Perry Farrell and Jane's Addiction". The book ...

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IN AETERNUM To Support DIMMU BORGIR In Norway

Swedish death/black metallers IN AETERNUM have been confirmed as exclusive support for DIMMU BORGIR on their Norwegian tour in September. All the shows have already been sold out. The dates are as follows: Sep. 13 – Trondheim, NOR - Samfundet Sep. 14 – Hamar, NOR - Hydranten Sep. 16 – Kristiansand, NOR - Bingen Sep. ...

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ALTARIA To Tour Finland In September

Finnish melodic metal band ALTARIA, who feature in their ranks SONATA ARCTICA guitarist Jani Liimatainen, will embark on a short tour of Finland during September. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Sep. 20 - Club 25 – Vaasa, FIN Sep. 25 - Sputnik – Tampere, FIN Sep. 26 - Downtown – Turku, FIN ALTARIA's ...

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