MARILYN MANSON To Embark On 'Against All Odds' Fall Tour

MARILYN MANSON have announced plans to embark on a tour in support of their upcoming "Lest We Forget" "best of" collection that will be in stores on September 28. The "Against All Gods" American tour will begin in late October. So far, only one date has been announced: October 27 at the House of Blues ...

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MORTICIAN, AKERCOCKE, VEHEMENCE: Tampa Show Cancelled

MORTICIAN, AKERCOCKE and VEHEMENCE were forced to cancel their scheduled appearance at The Masquerade in Tampa, FL Sunday night (Sept. 26) due to the threat of Hurricane Jeanne. The bands reportedly took off and left the state after their Orlando date Saturday night just as the hurricane was making landfall on Florida's east coast. The ...

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KREEP Filming New Footage For 'Carpetride' Video

KREEP, the brainchild of vocalist Brett Pirozzi, a former member of Long Island, N.Y. techno metal pioneers BILE, have been busy filming new footage for a re-edited version of the video "Carpetride". The new footage, which is being filmed on location by the band's guitarist Kevin Delaney (OUT'VE THE BOX, SUGAR LOVE HONEY, GRAYSON MANOR), ...

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SOUNDEVICE: Tour Dates Announced

SOUNDEVICE, the Atlanta-based rock band featuring former STEREOMUD frontman Erik Rogers, have announced a host of dates during September and October. The group's lineup is rounded out by guitarist Jason Grover (BEND), drummer Cheney Brannon (BEND), bassist Craig Maule (420 MONKS) and guitarist Billy Grey (FOZZY, CAFU). The band recently finished recording five new tracks. ...

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JEFF KOLLMAN BAND: European Tour Announced

Guitarist Jeff Kollman (GLENN HUGHES, MOGG/WAY) has set an October 1 release date through Marmaduke Records for "Bleeding the Soul", the debut album from his latest venture, JKB (JEFF KOLLMAN BAND), also featuring former EDWIN DARE bandmate, bassist Kevin Chown, and drummer Charlie Waymire (EGH, SPEAK NO EVIL). Copies can be pre-ordered now via www.jeffkollman.com. ...

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GRAHAM BONNET To Appear On MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP's 25th Anniversary Album

Legendary singer Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, ALCATRAZZ, IMPELLITTERI, BLACKTHORNE) has agreed to participate in the 25th anniversary MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP album, tentatively due next year. "We look forward to recording with our old friend Michael Schenker," Mark Wilkinson of Bonnet Management writes on the singer's web site. "Michael has already composed the music ...

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SPIRIT DISEASE: 'Redemption Denied' Mini-CD Due Next Month

Vortex Motions Records has set an October 15 release date for the debut mini-CD from Finnish death/thrash metallers SPIRIT DISEASE. Distribution in Finland will be handled by Firebox Records. Distribution abroad will be handled mostly through mailorder. The details will be announced at a later date. The CD, entitled "Redemption Denied", will feature six original ...

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STEEL PROPHET: 'Leatherette' Video Posted Online

California-based power metallers STEEL PROPHET have uploaded the video for their track "Leatherette" at this location (Quicktime, 11 MB). "Leatherette" comes off the group's latest CD, "Beware", which was released in July through Nightmare Records in the U.S., Massacre Records in Europe, Canada and Australia, and Megahard Records in South America. STEEL PROPHET ...

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METALLICA To Guest On 'The Jane Pauley Show'

METALLICA, along with "Some Kind of Monster" directors Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky, have taped an appearance on "The Jane Pauley Show". The show, which is recorded live before a studio audience, will air on Thursday, September 30, 2004. To find out when and where the show airs, check your local listings or click

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MARILYN MANSON Drummer Injured In Fall

The Associated Press is reporting that MARILYN MANSON's drummer broke his wrist and suffered a slight concussion in a fall from the stage at an event in Germany, organizers said. Drummer Ginger Fish was taken to a hospital in Cologne for treatment after the incident Friday night (Sept. 24) and was released Saturday, Viva television ...

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