OZZY OSBOURNE's Former Maid In Theft Row

DailyRecord.co.uk is reporting that Ozzy Osbourne's former housekeeper has been charged with stealing from his L.A. mansion. His daughter Kelly's underwear and an £18,056 diamond ring belonging to her sister Aimee are alleged to have been pinched by Juana Zavala, 52. Zavala's husband Jamie claims the rocker's wife, Sharon, assaulted her over the ...

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MUDVAYNE Guitarist Comments On New Album

RollingStone.com is reporting that MUDVAYNE's third album, tentatively titled "Lost and Found", represents a return to the band's roots. "People are gonna be surprised by the rawness," said guitarist Greg Tribbett. "Instead of being all slick, we're definitely going for a raw sound on this record. The last one was pretty smooth and the first ...

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VINCE NEIL Hoping For New Solo Album In 2005

MÖTLEY CRÜE singer Vince Neil has told Launch Radio Networks that he's been working on songs for his third solo album, but that touring makes it hard to really spend time on the project: "I've been constantly on the road. I haven't had a break — we started in April, and I haven't stopped, so ...

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NEAERA Name Debut Album

Münster, Germany-based metalcore act NEAERA have set "The Rising Tide of Oblivion" as the title of their debut album, tentatively due in early 2005 through Metal Blade Records. The CD will be recorded at Stage One Studios in Bühne, Germany in November with producer Andy Classen and will feature 11 songs composed "mostly of (Swedish) ...

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SLUDGE: New Album Delayed

Mighty Music has pushed back the projected release date of SLUDGE's third full-length album, "Yellow Acid Rain", to December 6. No reason was given for the delay. Described as "a mix of ENTOMBED, CELTIC FROST, CARCASS and the early material of SAMAEL," the Swiss extreme metal act's new CD was recorded in Switzerland and mixed ...

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Spend The Night With GENE SIMMONS!

KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons has graciously offered the following donation to benefit the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation: The highest bidder will receive a first-class ticket to either New York or Los Angeles, hotel accommodations, and will be picked up from their home in a limo to be driven to the airport. While in either ...

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INVOCATOR To Enter Studio Next Month

Long-running Danish thrashers INVOCATOR will enter mainman Jacob Hansen's Hansen Studios in Ribe, Denmark in November to record a few new tracks to be featured on the band's upcoming record. The follow-up to 2003's "Through The Flesh To The Soul", which is expected to have "a somewhat darker edge" than its predecessor, is tentatively due ...

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