A PERFECT CIRCLE: Sophomore Delays

The second album by A PERFECT CIRCLE is now scheduled for release on September 30, according to MTV.com. The disc will be the first to feature ex-MARILYN MANSON bassist Jeordie White (a.k.a. Twiggy Ramirez), who replaced Paz Lenchantin in February. As previously reported, the first single from the forthcoming album is said to be a ...

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EVANESCENCE, COLD, REVIS To Team Up For NINTENDO FUSION TOUR

EVANESCENCE, COLD, REVIS, CAUTERIZE and FINGER ELEVEN will team up for upcoming the Nintendo Fusion Tour. The trek will feature live music as well as a host of Nintendo games. "We're really looking forward to doing this tour," EVANESCENCE frontwoman Amy Lee said in a statement. "When we're on the road, we play music all ...

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DAYS OF THE NEW Singer Enters Rehab

DAYS OF THE NEW frontman Travis Meeks is in the process of completing a month-long stint in a California rehabilitation center for treatment of a crystal methamphetamine addiction. Immediately following his July 1 release, he will return to his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky, where he is scheduled to play his first concert of the year ...

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ALICE COOPER Names New CD

ALICE COOPER has set "The Eyes of Alice Cooper" as the title for his forthcoming CD, tentatively due in the fall. The album was produced by Andrew "Mudrock" Murdoch (GODSMACK, POWERMAN 5000) and was recorded in the same stripped-down manner as ALICE's demos. "I said, 'Mud, you've got to do this album,'" Cooper told Rolling ...

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ANDREW W.K. To Release 'The Wolf' In September

ANDREW W.K. has set "The Wolf" as the title for his sophomore full-length effort, due on September 9 through Island DefJam Records. The follow-up to 2001's "I Get Wet" will contain 12 tracks, including first radio single, "Never Let Down". Meanwhile, a two-disc CD/DVD single, "Tear It Up", is scheduled to drop two months before ...

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KULT OV AZAZEL Announce One-Off Gig In Philadelphia

South Florida black metallers KULT OV AZAZEL will play their only show of 2003 at Club HP in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Saturday, August 9. Also set to appear on the bill are BLOODSTORM, DECEIVERION and EVISCERATOR. KULT OV AZAZEL recently issued their new album, "Oculus Infernum", through Arctic Music. ...

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NOSTRADAMEUS Hard At Work On New Material

Freddy Persson, vocalist for the Swedish melodic metallers NOSTRADAMEUS, has posted the following update via the band's official web site: "Well... I guess it's about time that I give you guys a bit of an update concerning the life of NOSTRADAMEUS, isn't it...:-) Anyway, after the last tour we decided that we was in need ...

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GOATWHORE Explain Show Cancellations

New Orleans-based GOATWHORE, the band featuring vocalist L. Ben Falgoust II (SOILENT GREEN) and guitarist Sammy Duet (ACID BATH, CROWBAR), have issued the following statement via their official web site: "We would like to explain a few show cancellations from our recent tour with IMMOLATION. We were having van troubles on the West Coast and ...

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