DAVE MUSTAINE Talks About His Arm Injury

Former MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has posted the following message on the group's official web site: "My Arm Injury: "In December of 2001 I was at the La Hacienda Rehabilitation Center in Hunt, Texas. This happened because after the towers were hit, (besides all the other stuff going on at the time internally with MEGADETH) ...

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AEROSMITH, CHEAP TRICK Confirm North American Tour

AEROSMITH have confirmed that they will be embarking on a 40-date North American tour with support from CHEAP TRICK. According to Billboard.com, the trek will begin March 11 in Lubbock, Texas, and will wrap June 28 in Cleveland. Venues have yet to be announced. As previously reported, AEROSMITH will also headline the Super Bowl XXXVIII ...

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NIGHTWISH: First North American Tour Dates Announced

BLABBERMOUTH.NET can exclusively reveal the first confirmed dates for NIGHTWISH's first-ever tour of North America, set to take place in late August/early September. Confirmed dates so far, according to the booking agent: Aug. 16 - Toronto, ONT @ Opera House Aug. 17 - Montreal, QUE @ Metropolis Aug. 20 - Worcester, MA @ Palladium Aug. ...

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BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION Begin Writing New Material

BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION, the new band featuring MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx, L.A. GUNS guitarist Tracii Guns, vocalist London LeGrand, and drummer Scot Coogan (ex-PAUL GILBERT, ONI LOGAN/ROWAN ROBERTSON, SINÉAD O'CONNOR), are not letting the fact that their debut album has yet to receive a U.S. release keep them from pressing ahead with their plans ...

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Report: The Perils Of The 'Mosh Pit' Examined

Jodie Minus of The Australian is reporting that when Stephen Taylor saw the Austrian extreme-metal band PUNGENT STENCH at a Sydney pub eight years ago, he came home with more than a bad smell and a ringing in his ears. "I was stage diving. I jumped off the stage and my mate was there – ...

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METALLICA Documentary Filmmakers Hope To Reach Wider Audience

Joe Berlinger, one of the filmmakers behind the METALLICA documentary "Metallica: Some Kind of Monster", recently spoke to New York's The Journal News about the much-anticipated project, which will have its debut next Wednesday at the 2004 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Berlinger, 42, who made the film with partner Bruce Sinofsky, says ...

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