THE CROWN Announces Hometown Gig

Swedish thrashers THE CROWN, recently rejoined by original vocalist Johan Lindstrand, will perform at M15 in Trollhättan, Sweden on Nov. 30. As previously reported, the band will also appear at Rock Klubben Kungen in Sandviken, Sweden on Nov. 16. ...

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SATYRICON Video Posted Online

Norway's SATYRICON has made available for streaming the video for the track "Fuel For Hatred" from the group's current "Volcano" opus at this location. The clip was directed by acclaimed Swedish director Jonas Ã…kerlund, who has previously worked with METALLICA, MADONNA, and THE PRODIGY, among others. In other news, SATYRICON has posted the ...

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DYING FETUS: 'It Is Great To Be Back In The Studio'

DYING FETUS have commenced the recording sessions for the group's next studio album, titled "Stop At Nothing" at Hit and Run Studios in Rockville, Maryland. "The drum tracks are nearly complete," states a message on the band's official web site. "It is great to be back in the studio after two years and we are ...

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'THE OSBOURNES' To Return On Nov. 26

MTV has confirmed that the second season of "The Osbournes" will premiere on Nov. 26, which is the same day that Kelly Osbourne's album, "Shut Up!", comes out. The second season is said to pick up just where the last one left off and will include Sharon Osbourne's bout with cancer, Kelly's career, the family's ...

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HALFORD Guitarist Looks Forward To Getting Back On The Road

HALFORD guitarist Metal Mike Chlasciak has posted the following message via the band's official web site: "Horns up HALFORD supporters, hard-quorumites and die hards!! Wanted to give you a little up-date on what's new within the HALFORD camp. "I'd like to first thank you on behalf of the band for your killer posts in the ...

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EMPEROR To Issue 'Best Of' Collection In March

The now-defunct EMPEROR will issue a "best of" collection, titled "Scattered Ashes - A Decade of Emperial Wrath", through Candlelight Records in March. "Put together in cooperation with guitarist Samoth, the album is a fitting soundtrack for a band that will forever remain critical to [black metal]'s rise to popularity," states an official press release. ...

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FOZZY To Shoot Music Video

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: On November 6, the infamous rock band FOZZY will be shooting a music video at Amos' in Charlotte. African-American and Caucasian extras, male and female, ages 18-30, are wanted for this Hip-Hop/Rap style video at 11am on Wednesday November 6th. No pay, but tremendous exposure via MTV and the WWE wrestling shows. ...

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DOKKEN Bassist Sits In With FIREHOUSE

Bassist Barry Sparks (DOKKEN, ULI JON ROTH) has posted the following message on his official web site: "Well, on Friday night I was just settling down for the normal kind of weekend us rockstars have - you know, watching the cartoon channel and picking the green bits from inside the deepest recesses of my toenails ...

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