MNEMIC Tap FRONT LINE ASSEMBLY Man To Remix Album Cut

Danish "hybrid metal" act MNEMIC, featuring former INVOCATOR session drummer Brian Rasmussen and ex-MERCENARY guitarist Mircea G. Eftemie, have tapped legendary FRONT LINE ASSEMBLY man Rhys Fulber (FEAR FACTORY, PARADISE LOST) to remix their track "BloodStained" for inclusion on a special edition of their forthcoming debut album, "Mechanical Spin Phenomena", and on an exclusive club ...

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METALLICA: Headed For Another No. 1?

METALLICA, who moved nearly 418,000 copies of "St. Anger" from Thursday to Sunday last week, are expected to chalk up another 400,000 or so in the album's first full week on sale, according to Hits Daily Double. This tally may not be enough to hold off the challenge for the No. 1 spot from Luther ...

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AC/DC, ROLLING STONES Rattle 'Neighbors' in Germany

German police in Essen said on Sunday they were inundated with complaints about "noisy neighbors" when AC/DC and THE ROLLING STONES played there Friday (June 13), according to the Washington Post. "My neighbor has been blasting out music since six o'clock," one resident complained of the concert taking place several miles away in Oberhausen, police ...

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Over 100 Arrested At Sweden's HULTSFRED Festival

Over 100 people were arrested in Hultsfred, Sweden, Saturday (June 14) when a group of 500 festival goers began a "Conga" through the festival camping area, according to NME.com. STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, IN FLAMES, THE HAUNTED and QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE were among the acts that appeared at the three-day event, which ranks as ...

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MACHINE HEAD To Release 'Through The Ashes Of Empires' In October

MACHINE HEAD have set "Through The Ashes Of Empires" as the title of their fifth album, tentatively due in Europe on October 13 through Roadrunner Records. The follow-up to 2001's "Supercharger" will be recorded at Sharkbite studios in Oakland, California, with lead singer/guitarist Robert Flynn at the production helm along with additional assistance from Andy ...

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METALLICA To Tour Japan In November

METALLICA will embark on a five-date Japanese tour during November. Confirmed dates are as follows: Nov. 06 - Tokyo, JAP @ Yoyogi Taiikukan Nov. 07 - Tokyo, JAP @ Yoyogi Taiikukan Nov. 09 - Sapporo, JAP @ Ice Arena Nov. 13 - Osaka, JAP @ Osaka Castle Hall Nov. 14 - Nagoya, JAP @ Rainbow ...

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DEEP PURPLE: 'Bananas' Track Listing Revealed

DEEP PURPLE have finalized the track listing to their new album, "Bananas", due in Europe on August 25 through EMI Records. The follow-up to 1998's "Abandon" will contain the following cuts: 01. House of Pain 02. Sun Goes Down 03. Haunted 04. Razzle Dazzle 05. Silver Tongue 06. Walk On 07. Pictures of Innocence 08. ...

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DAVE LEE ROTH Says He Is Irreplaceable

Newt Briggs of the Las Vegas Mercury caught up with David Lee Roth and asked if he thought "Van Halen III", featuring former EXTREME lead singer Gary Cherone, was a much more shameful rock debacle than any unsuccessful drug deal — no matter how bungled. "I think so," Roth responded. "How were they ever going ...

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DEADSY Name New Album

DEADSY, the Los Angeles-based band featuring frontman P. Exeter Blue I (a.k.a. Elijah Blue, son of actress/singer Cher and Gregg Allman), have reportedly set "Phantasmagore" as the title for their sophomore album, tentatively due in late 2003/early 2004 through Dreamworks Records. Among the tracks set to appear on the CD are the following: 01. Comforter ...

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