DREAM THEATER Keyboardist To Present KEY FEST

Jordan Rudess, keyboardist for leading progressive rock band DREAM THEATER and solo artist on the Magna Carta roster, will be presenting Key Fest, a full day of keyboard appreciation on July 25 at the White Plains Performing Arts Center, located at 11 City Place in White Plains, New York. Events: a Master Class. 1-4 p.m. ...

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'Locobazooka!' DVD Unleashed At World Premiere Party

3-D Entertainment, Inc. will celebrate the release of their "Locobazooka!" Festival DVD at Worcester, Massachusetts' Bijou Theater on Friday, July 9 with a private VIP reception at 7 p.m. followed by a 9 p.m. screening of the DVD featuring performances of STAIND, SHINEDOWN, POWERMAN 5000, REVIS, RA, and many regional bands on the rise. Proceeds ...

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Former HELLOWEEN Drummer Joins WINTERS BANE

Former HELLOWEEN/METALIUM drummer Mark Cross has joined WINTERS BANE and will be performing on the band's upcoming album, to be released later this year. "Mark's stellar drumming will add a new dimension to the WINTERS BANE sound, propelling their new songs to greater heights," according to an official press release. "With Mark Cross and vocalist ...

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MEGADETH: Complete Reissue Details Revealed

www.cdon.com has posted what appears to be the complete track listing for the upcoming MEGADETH reissues, due on July 27 through Capitol Records. A total of seven albums from the group's back catalogue as well as the MD45 record re-sung by MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine have been remixed and remastered and will feature ...

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BRUJERIA: Second Los Angeles Show Added

BRUJERIA, the extreme metal project featuring Dino Cazares (ex-FEAR FACTORY), Nick Barker (ex-CRADLE OF FILTH, DIMMU BORGIR) and Shane Embury (NAPALM DEATH), have scheduled a second show at the Key Club in Hollywood, CA. Already confirmed is the July 14 show, which will mark the first time ever BRUJERIA has performed in Los Angeles. In ...

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KREATOR: New Album Track Listing Revealed

KREATOR frontman Mille Petrozza has revealed the track listing for the group's as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2001's "Violent Revolution", tentatively due January 2005 through SPV Records. The CD, which is being recorded and mixed at Backstage Studios in Derbyshire, England with producer Andy Sneap, is being described by Petrozza as "pure brutal thrash! Tons of fast ...

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ANNIHILATOR: 'All For You' Video Posted Online

ANNIHILATOR's video for the track "All For You" has been posted online at this location. "All For You" is the title track of ANNIHILATOR's new album, available in Europe since May through AFM Records. The CD, which was produced, mixed and engineered by ANNIHILATOR mastermind Jeff Waters at Watersound Studios in Canada, marks ...

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SHADOWS FALL: New Song Available For Download

A brand-new SHADOWS FALL song, entitled "What Drives the Weak", has been posted online at this location [UPDATE: File has since been removed]. "What Drives the Weak" comes off the group's new album, "The War Within", due on September 21 through Century Media Records. The follow-up to the band's critically acclaimed disc, "The Art of ...

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