AC/DC Get The String Treatment

Los Angeles-based CMH Records are in the process of putting together a string tribute to AC/DC, titled "Back in Baroque", featuring the album "Back In Black" getting the full works in the style of a string orchestra. The CD is scheduled for release in late spring. Also available from the label are the string quartet ...

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TURBONEGRO Announce Support Acts For Norwegian Tour

Norway's TURBONEGRO — recently reformed after a four-year break — have announced SURFEROSA and JR EWING as the support acts on the Norwegian leg of their "Scandinavian Leather" tour. In addition, the band have invited legendary Norwegian magician Tore Torell as special guest. Commented mainman Happy-Tom in Norwegian newspaper Dagbladet: "We've chosen to invite Tore ...

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JUDAS PRIEST/IRON MAIDEN/MOTÖRHEAD Tour A No-Go: Management

JUDAS PRIEST Management Co-Ordinator Jayne Andrews has refuted a freshly-circulated rumor that JUDAS PRIEST (featuring Rob Halford) will be embarking on a summer U.S. tour with IRON MAIDEN and MOTÖRHEAD as part of a monster package that will see PRIEST and MAIDEN sharing the stage for the first time since 1983. According to Andrews, "That ...

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