Former HELMET Leader Inks New Deal With INTERSCOPE RECORDS

Former HELMET leader Page Hamilton has signed a deal with Interscope Records for a new project, which includes late period HELMET guitarist Chris Traynor, according to Billboard.com. As previously reported, the pair has also collaborated on tracks intended for BUSH frontman Gavin Rossdale's solo debut. The group are targeting a May or June release for ...

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SUICIDAL TENDENCIES Singer Hurts Back, Undergoes Surgery

SUICIDAL TENDENCIES frontman Mike Muir has posted the following message on the band's official web site: "First off we'd like to wish everyone Happy Holidays and a great New Year. "We were real excited about the New Year too, but unfortunately things don't always go as you plan. "Everyday the hospitals are full of people ...

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DOL AMMAD: 'Star Tales' In The Mastering Stage

Greek "electronic art metal" act DOL AMMAD have posted the following message on their official web site: "The much-awaited DOL AMMAD debut album is currently under the mastering stage. The mixing stage is complete and the sound quality is excellent. Alex Holzwarth's [RHAPSODY] huge drumming helped a lot in that field! There has also been ...

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RING OF FIRE To Release New Album In The Spring

Vocalist Mark Boals' (ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) official web site has been updated with the following message: "While Mark and his RING OF FIRE band mates are preparing for their new album release in spring 2004, Mark is about to finish recording his vocals for Daniele Liverani's rock opera 'Genius- Episode 2: In Search of The Little ...

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Could THE COOPERS Be The Next OSBOURNES?

Stuff magazine recently asked Alice Cooper if he thought there was any chance of his family becoming the next Osbournes. "The Osbournes are the new Beverly Hillbillies," he said. "A bunch of people from Birmingham, England — the equivalent of Birmingham, Alabama — moving to a place they don't belong — Beverly Hills. Except that ...

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REQUIEM Complete Work On New CD

Swiss death metallers REQUIEM have set "Government Denies Knowledge" as the title of their new album, tentatively due in the spring through Reality Entertainment. The provisional track listing for "Government Denies Knowledge" is as follows: 01. Government Denies Knowledge 02. Bloodcult 03. Nothing Seen, Nothing Heard, Nothing Done 04. Falling Down 05. No Answer (Ignorant ...

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FILTER Singer: New Album Due In The Summer

FILTER mainman Richard Patrick has posted the following message to the "Rich's Words" section of the group's official web site: "Happy Holidays to all my online friends! I just want you to know that it's been a great year for me and we're still working on the new record. This material is fucking amazing, as ...

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