ROB ZOMBIE Drummer To Play Debut Gig With FALL TO GRACE

FALL TO GRACE, the new Los Angeles-based band featuring ROB ZOMBIE drummer John Tempesta (ex-TESTAMENT, WHITE ZOMBIE, EXODUS), are scheduled to make their live debut in August at the Viper Room in West Hollywood, California. FALL TO GRACE recently completed work on a three-song demo with producer Logan Mader (MACHINE HEAD, SOULFLY, MEDICATION). The three ...

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Former IRON MAIDEN Frontman To Tour Mexico

Former IRON MAIDEN frontman Paul Di'Anno will embark on a six-date Mexican tour during July. There has been no word yet about Di'Anno's rescheduled Canadian shows, which were called off earlier this month by the tour's promoter under circumstances that Di'Anno has claimed were "out of [his] control." Upcoming Paul Di'Anno tour dates: Jul. 04 ...

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SEPULTURA Cancel Wolverhampton Show

SEPULTURA have been forced to cancel their date at Wolverhampton Civic Hall in Wolverhampron, U.K. on July 16. This is because of logistical problems arising out of the band's commitment to headline a festival in Portugal on July 18. As previously reported, SEPULTURA have officially inked a North American and Australian deal with SPV/Steamhammer Records. ...

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IRON MAIDEN To Tour Europe In The Fall

IRON MAIDEN will kick off a headlining tour of Europe in October to promote their upcoming "Dance Of Death" CD. So far, only one date has been leaked: November 7 at the 9,000-capacity Spodek in Katowice, Poland. Tickets for the show are scheduled to go on sale in late July/early August. "Dance Of Death", due ...

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EVANESCENCE Top U.K. Singles Chart For Fourth Week Running

EVANESCENCE continue their reign at the top of the U.K. charts for the fourth week with "Bring Me To Life". The track comes off the group's major-label debut, "Fallen", which moves into No. 2 this week after being bumped from the top spot by former DESTINY'S CHILD singer Beyonce's solo debut, "Dangerously In Love". As ...

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KISS: 'Alive IV' Sample Posted Online

A 30-second sample of KISS' "Shout It Out Loud", taken from the group's forthcoming "Kiss Symphony: Alive IV" double CD, has been posted online at this location (Quicktime required). As previously reported, "Kiss Symphony: Alive IV" is due on July 22 through Sanctuary Records. The album was recorded February 28, 2003 when the ...

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MALEVOLENT CREATION To Tour Brazil, Record Live Album/DVD

Veteran death metallers MALEVOLENT CREATION will embark on their first Brazilian tour since 1991 during July. Brazilian fans will be treated to an 18-song set list spanning the band's recording career. Some of the shows are being filmed and recorded for a future DVD and live album release. Upon returning home from Brazil, the band ...

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RAGE Set Release Date For 'Soundchaser'

Veteran German metallers RAGE have set a September 29 European release date through SPV/Steamhammer Records for their new album, "Soundchaser". The follow-up to last year's "Unity" was recorded in April at VPS Studio in Hamm, Germany and was mixed and mastered by producer Charlie Bauerfeind at Mi Sueno studio (owned by Andi Deris of HELLOWEEN ...

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LORD BELIAL Part Ways With Drummer, Announce Replacement

Sweden's LORD BELIAL have parted ways with drummer Michael Backelin and have replaced him with RUNEMAGICK/ex-RELEVANT FEW skinsman Daniel Moilanen (half-brother of former SHOTGUN MESSIAH guitarist Harry K. Cody). The band are currently rehearsing and writing new material for their forthcoming album, due in late 2003/early 2004 through Regain Records. ...

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