AC/DC To Headline Australia's BIG DAY OUT Festival?

Hard rock giants AC/DC are strongly rumored to have been confirmed as the headlining act of Australia's Big Day Out 2005 festival. Although Big Day Out organizers do not offically announce international acts until October, word has been getting stronger that the Aussie rockers are on the bill. Other bands rumored to be playing the ...

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Final OZZFEST 2004 Show In Jeopardy?

Unofficial Ozzfest web site Ozzfest.qrow.com has issued the following update: "No official word or confirmations yet, but it seems like the West Palm Beach, FL Ozzfest show [on Saturday, September 4] is in jeopardy due to Hurricane Frances as it is expected to hit West Palm Beach around the weekend. There is a ...

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ROCKETS TO RUIN To Support KING'S X

Atlanta band ROCKETS TO RUIN, featuring Cleve Willis (vocals), Mike Grimmett (guitars), Chris Taylor (bass) and Rob Hammersmith (drums), will be supporting KING'S X on the following dates: Sep. 25 - The Nick – Birmingham, AL Sep. 28 - Smith's Old Bar – Atlanta, GA ROCKETS TO RUIN recently finished recording a six-song EP at ...

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VAN HALEN To Appear On CNN Headline News

VAN HALEN frontman Sammy Hagar and drummer Alex Van Halen will be interviewed on CNN Headline News on Sunday, September 5. Watch for teasers to start showing up on CNN affiliates on Friday, September 3. In other news, VAN HALEN's webmaster has confirmed that Hagar's VAN HALEN bandmates Eddie and Alex Van Halen will **NOT** ...

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TED NUGENT: PRESIDENT BUSH Is The The Right Man For The Job

CNN.com is reporting that Ted Nugent, a declared independent but George W. Bush backer, will do his part to rally the Bush faithful between now and Election Day by promoting voter registration, as well as performing at fund-raisers and making media appearances on the president's behalf. Nugent, answering by e-mail from an undisclosed location earlier ...

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DRY KILL LOGIC, MOTOGRATER To Team Up For Co-Headlining Tour

DRY KILL LOGIC and MOTOGRATER will be teaming up for a three-week co-headlining tour in October. Exact cities and dates for the Jägermeister-presented trek, dubbed "The New Level of Aggression Tour 2004", will be announced soon. As previously reported, DRY KILL LOGIC will be hitting the road with NONPOINT and SKINDRED beginning in late September. ...

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IMPERIOUS Undergo Lineup Changes

Swedish brutal death metallers IMPERIOUS have replaced Emil Fredenmark (guitars, vocals) with Adam Skogvard (MYNJUN, PHANINDRA, ex-SLODUST, BOOK OF HOURS). The band have also found a new bassist in Rickard Thulin (MYNJUN, COERCION). IMPERIOUS are currently writing material for the follow-up to 2003's "In Splendour" (Retribute Records), tentatively due in 2005. Songtitles set to appear ...

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