CANCER: Another Show Announced

Reformed U.K. death metallers CANCER have added another date to their upcoming mini-tour. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Nov. 06 - The Millhouse - Telford Town Centre, UK Nov. 08 - The General Wolfe – Coventry, UK Nov. 09 – Electrowerkz - London, UK Dec. 09 - The Little Civic – Wolverhampton, UK ...

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Acclaimed Actor CHRISTOPHER LEE To Guest On New RHAPSODY Album

Acclaimed actor Christopher Lee ("Star Wars - Episode 2: Attack of the Clones", "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring", "Gremlins II", "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow") will be joining Italian symphonic metal group RHAPSODY for the production of their next album, tentatively due in early 2004 through SPV Records. A classically ...

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HEAVENLY: Third Album To Surface In January

France's HEAVENLY have set "Dust To Dust" as the title for their third album, due on January 12 through Sanctuary/Noise Records. The follow-up to 2001's "Sign Of The Winner", which is being described by the band as "more heavy metal and more symphonic" than the group's previous efforts, is currently being mixed by Sascha Paeth ...

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ALICE COOPER To Raise Funds For SAVE THE MUSIC FOUNDATION

Rock icon ALICE COOPER will be on hand for a special appearance during Trump Marina's 6th Annual Rock 'N Roll Auction to be held in The Wave in Atlantic City, New Jersey on Saturday, October 11. The auction, which will feature dozens of signed rock memorabilia including a poster signed by the Master of Shock ...

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Former MACHINE HEAD Guitarist Solidifies New Band

Former MACHINE HEAD/SOULFLY guitarist Logan Mader has solidified the lineup of his new band, NEW BLACK. Joining Mader (who handles guitar and lead vocals in the new group) and collaborator/guitarist Lucas Banker (formerly of LIFE OF AGONY singer Keith Caputo's solo band) are drummer Christopher Antanopolis, bassist/backing vocalist Jason Evagen and guitarist Clyde Shorey. As ...

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RONNIE JAMES DIO Explains Why WARREN DEMARTINI Wasn't Right For His Band

DIO mastermind Ronnie James Dio recently spoke to ElectricBasement.com about the group's numerous changes in the guitarist department since the release of their last album, "Killing The Dragon". While the CD featured Doug Aldrich (now in WHITESNAKE), an announcement was made earlier this year that ex-RATT axeman Warren DeMartini would be touring with the band ...

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URKRAFT to Enter Studio In January

Danish death thrashers URKRAFT have set "Eternal Cosmic Slaughter" as the title for their debut album, tentatively due in the spring through Germany's Voice Of Life Records. The band, whose music has been described as an "uncompromising mix of pure death metal, melodies, harsh vocals and enough power to open the gates of hell," will ...

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