VIRGIN STEELE Record Enough Music For Two New Albums

Mark Gorman from the VIRGIN STEELE Home Office has posted the following update on the band's official web site: "VIRGIN STEELE are back in the studio completing the final recordings and mixes on [vocalist] David DeFeis' 'Barbaric-Romantic Movie Of The Mind' ..... the 'Lilith' soundtrack. All is going quite well, and apparently there is enough ...

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Lawyer: VARG VIKERNES Considered Joining The French Foreign Legion

When BURZUM mastermind Varg Vikernes, known in his native Norway as "Greven" (Norwegian for "The Count"), failed to return to return to prison as scheduled following a short leave, he contemplated leaving Norway behind for good and joining the French Foreign Legion, according to the daily newspaper Nettavisen. "He had no concrete plan except that ...

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Police Called After MARILYN MANSON Cuts Show Short

TheKansasCityChannel.com reports that police were called out (KCTV Video) to control a crowd of concert-goers unhappy after MARILYN MANSON, featured attraction at a "Freakers Ball" event Thursday night (October 30), ended his show early when fans pushed down a barrier. According to accounts from people attending the concert at the Kansas City International ...

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JUDAS PRIEST On Verge Of Signing New Major Label Deal

JUDAS PRIEST are on the verge of signing a new major label deal in the States (rumored to be with Sony) following the group's split with Atlantic Records last year, guitarist Glenn Tipton has confirmed in a brand-new interview. The band's forthcoming CD — which is not expected to arrive before the second half of ...

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EVERGREY: Reissues, New Album To Surface In The Spring

EVERGREY's first two albums — "The Dark Discovery" (1998) and "Solitude, Dominance, Tragedy" (1999) — will be reissued through Inside Out Music in February/March, according to a post on the band's web site. Both CDs will feature material not found on the original release. In other news, EVERGREY have started pre-production on the follow-up t ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE To Play First-Ever Concert In Croatia

OZZY OSBOURNE will play his first-ever ever concert in Croatia on February 9, 2004. The show, which will take place at Dom Sportova in Zagreb, was confirmed earlier this week by the local promoter, and is part of Ozzy's huge European tour that has already been cancelled twice this year due to Osbourne's health problems. ...

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VELVET REVOLVER Perform Acoustic Set At Fashion Show

VELVET REVOLVER played a two-song acoustic set Thursday (October 30) at Duff's wife Susan Holmes' fashion show for her Spring 2004 collection. They started off with a cover of THE ROLLING STONES' "Angie", and also played an unknown ballad, which might have been an original. Check put pictures of the rehearsal and performance from Wire ...

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