COURTNEY LOVE Pulls Out Of U.K.'s CARLING WEEKEND

Former HOLE frontwoman Courtney Love has pulled her appearances at Britain's Carling Weekend in August. Love blamed "recording commitments" for her decision to scrap her sets at Leeds on August 22 and Reading on 24. She is currently putting the finishing touches to her forthcoming debut solo album, "America's Sweetheart". A spokesperson for Love said: ...

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MARILYN MANSON Left Out Of Buffalo OZZFEST Date

MARILYN MANSON has been left out of the lineup of Ozzfest when the tour comes to Six Flags Darien Lake in Darien Center, Genesee County, Aug. 11, reports Democrat and Chronicle. According to Six Flags Darien Lake spokeswoman Lauren Spallone, "Several people in the area expressed an uncomfortable feeling about having that artist in our ...

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'THE OSBOURNES' To Return Next Week

Ten new episodes of the MTV reality series "The Osbournes" will air throughout the summer, starting at 10:30 p.m. EDT Tuesday, June 10, according to the Associated Press. The cable music channel said Tuesday (June 3) that the shows will follow Ozzy, Sharon, Kelly and Jack Osbourne, and their various pets and friends, at their ...

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IZZY STRADLIN: New Solo Album On The Way

Former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Izzy Stradlin has completed work on his sixth solo album, entitled "Like A Dog". MP3 clips of two songs from the CD, "Hammerhead" and "Bomb", have been posted online at this location. More information about the album, including a projected release date, is expected to be made available ...

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SUKI JONES To Become ADLER'S APPETITE

SUKI JONES, the new band featuring former GUNS N' ROSES drummer Steven Adler, RATT/ex-LOVE/HATE singer Jizzy Pearl, ex-SLASH'S SNAKEPIT guitarist Keri Kelli, FASTER PUSSYCAT guitarist Brent Muscat, and ex-VINCE NEIL/RATT bassist Robbie Crane, will be officially changing their name to ADLER'S APPETITE. According to The Official Steven Adler Fan Site, "Steven said that so many ...

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KILL II THIS Set American Release Date For 'Mass.[Down.]-Sin.(Drone.)'

Britain's KILL II THIS have set an October 7 American release date through Abstract Records for their new album, "Mass.[Down.]-Sin.(Drone.)". The CD, the group's first since their split with Visible Noise Records in 2001, was issued last month through Loudspeaker/PHD Records in the U.K. and M10 Records in France. The complete track listing for "Mass.[Down.]-Sin.(Drone.)" ...

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