EVANESCENCE: 'Fallen' Certified Triple Platinum

EVANESCENCE's major label debut album, "Fallen", has been certified triple platinum by the Recording Industry Association Of America (RIAA) for sales of three million records. Sales have been fueled by the multi-format smash "Bring Me To Life", which features Paul McCoy of 12 STONE, and its follow-up single, "Going Under". As previously reported, EVANESCENCE lead ...

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THE LEGION To Tour Europe In February

Swedish black/death metallers THE LEGION are planning a European tour that will kick off before the end of February. "We might also do a one-off gig in our hometown Jönköping together with INSISION sometime in January," the band write on their web site. "Still, neither the tour or the gig has been confirmed yet but ...

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FOZZY: New York City Dates Announced

FOZZY, the brainchild of former WWE champion Chris Jericho and ex-STUCK MOJO mastermind Rich Ward, have announced two special dates in New York City prior to commencing work on their third album, tentatively due in the spring. The details are as follows: Dec. 11 – New York, NY @ Tribeca Rock Club Dec. 12 - ...

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RIOT Announce One-Off Show In Texas

RIOT have announced plans to perform a very special show in Texas on April 30, 2004. According to the group, "we will be offering air fare and hotel packages for all of [the RIOT fans] that would like to come to Texas and see the band perform live. [The fans] will also get a backstage ...

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ZYKLON: K-FEST Cancelled

ZYKLON's previously announced K-Fest show has been cancelled, according to the group's official web site. ZYKLON will still play in London on November 22 as part of "The Blackest of the Black" package, with DANZIG as headliner. Also set to appear at the event are MARDUK, ORANGE GOBLIN and MELDRUM. Upcoming ZYKLON shows: Nov. 21 ...

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SEPULTURA To Play Special Brazilian Gig

SEPULTURA will play a "surprise" gig for the Brazilian press on Thursday (November 6) at a small club (capacity around 600) in São Paulo. The show, which will see the group performing in front of the smallest crowd in São Paulo they've played to since the "Beneath The Remains" days, is a special event to ...

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IMAGIKA Announce Bay Area Gig

San Francisco power/thrash metallers IMAGIKA will perform at the Bourbon Street Bar and Grill in Concord, California on Friday, November 14. Also appearing on the bill will be SKURD, VENGINCE, and CRYPTIC ORCHID. Cover charge is $7.00 and the doors open around 8:00 p.m. IMAGIKA will shortly begin work on their fourth album, tentatively due ...

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VADER: Touring Plans Revealed

Polish death metallers VADER will embark on their first tour of Belorussia, the Ukraine, Latvia and Lithuania in April 2004. In addition, the group's booking agency, The Flaming Art Agency, will organize 14 shows in Eastern Europe. For more information, contact: THE FLAMING ARTS Rec., concert agency, distribution, management Vadim Khomich P.O.Box 40 Brest 224023 ...

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PETER CRISS' Sketchings Posted Online

KISS drummer Peter Criss has posted a collection of his sketchings circa '75-'76 at his official web site. Check it out here. Click on the thumbnail photos in this link to enlarge and then use your back button on your computer to see more of "Peter's Sketchings". ...

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