MACHINE HEAD: European Festival Appearances Confirmed

MACHINE HEAD have confirmed the following European summer festival appearances: Jun. 02 - Glasgow, SCO - Download Festival Jun. 04 - Nurburgring, GER - Rock Am Ring Jun. 05 - Nurnberg, GER - Rock Am Park Jun. 06 - Donington, UK - Download Festival MACHINE HEAD have yet to announce a North American record deal ...

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GUNS N' ROSES Bassist Inks Solo Deal With SANCTUARY

GUNS N' ROSES bassist Tommy Stinson has inked a solo deal with Sanctuary Records. The following is Tommy's official update on his web site regarding the making of his first solo album: "I have finally completed all of the recording for my first solo record. It has taken longer than anticipated, but it usually does. ...

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VELVET REVOLVER: Bringing Chaos Back Into The Rock World

VELVET REVOLVER's official biography, written by David Wild and provided by the group's record label, RCA/BMG Records, includes additional information about the band's formation and their forthcoming debut CD, "Contraband", due on May 11 (postponed from the previously announced April 27 date). Here it is in its entirety: VELVET REVOLVER is everything the band's name ...

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Singer: GODHEAD Did Not Split Up!

GODHEAD vocalist Jason Miller has issued a statement refuting the reports that the band have split up. An e-mail sent to The Official Godhead Club mailing list yesterday (January 14) from someone claiming to be Miller stated simply: "I am here to announce the end of GODHEAD. It has been a long road. ...

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It's Official: STRATOVARIUS Have A Female Singer!

Finland's STRATOVARIUS have announced the addition of a new singer and drummer to the group's ranks. The following is the band's official statement on the matter: "New vocalist for STRATOVARIUS is called 'Miss K' (photos). "The vocal talents of this sultry Finnish lady vary from raunchy rock to classical operatic. Her voice range ...

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RODEK: Demo Tracks Available For Download

RODEK, the new project featuring BIOHAZARD guitarist/vocalist Billy Graziadei and KITTIE bassist Jennifer Arroyo, are currently in negotiations with management and are actively looking for a label deal. "We're working on plans for a video with both the King and Prince of Darkness, Paul Booth and Joe Netherworld," Billy told BLABBERMOUTH.NET. The five-piece group, which ...

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FINNTROLL Confirmed For Holland's WALDROCK Festival

FINNTROLL are the latest band confirmed for this year's installment of the Waldrock festival, set to be held June 19, 2004 in Bergum, Holland. Also scheduled to appear are MONSTER MAGNET, TESTAMENT, CRADLE OF FILTH and CANNIBAL CORPSE. A total of 14 acts will perform at the event, which is expected to draw around 12,000 ...

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SLAYER's KERRY KING: Upcoming Appearances Announced

SLAYER guitarist Kerry King will be making the following appearances this week: NAMM Show in Anaheim, California: - Signing for Monster Cable at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, January 16 - Signing for B.C. Rich at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, January 16 - Signing for Marshall Amplification at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 17 Guitar Center ...

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LACUNA COIL, ANCIENT Confirmed For Spain's PIORNO ROCK FESTIVAL

LACUNA COIL and ANCIENT are the final bands confirmed for the Piorno Rock Festival 2004, which is set to take place on Saturday, February 28 in Pinos Puentes (Granada), Spain. The complete list of artists scheduled to appear at the event is as follows: AMON AMARTH ANCIENT AXXIS BATTELORE CAGE CALLENISH CIRCLE CONTHRA DARK FUNERAL ...

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GODHEAD Call It Quits?

GODHEAD have reportedly split up. In an e-mail sent to The Official Godhead Club mailing list earlier today (January 14), frontman Jason Miller stated simply: "I am here to announce the end of GODHEAD. It has been a long road. Thanks for the support." No further information is available at this time. GODHEAD's most recent ...

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